Do you suppose Bush II actually said that?
Never mind. He's gone, replaced by worse.
I wonder what His Obamaness will have to say in about three weeks -- on Sept. 17 -- in commemorating the signing of the Constitution of the United States. I'm pretty sure he regards it as a starting point for negotiating his ambitions, but of course he can't say that, can he?
A Republic, Sir, if you can keep it.