Posts Tagged Slate

He Really is a “Dead Man Walking”

Last week, Slate.com called Senator Lott a “Dead Man Walking.” They were right. The embattled Senator, finally put the Republic party and country before himself and his huge ego and resigned from the Senate leadership position. It looks like Bill Frist, the junior Senator from Tennesse is the front runner. FRIST FACTS: Hometown: Nashville Born: February 22, 1952; Nashville, Tenn. Religion: Presbyterian Family: Wife, Karyn Frist; three children Education: Princeton U., B.A. 1974; Harvard U., M.D. 1978 Military Service: None Career: Surgeon Elected: 1994 (2nd term) 107th Congress Committees: Budget, Foreign Relations (African Affairs – ranking member; International Operations; Near […]

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Bushism of the Day

President George W. Bush sure has a way with words. Thus, couldn’t help but share this latest Bushism: “There’s only one person who hugs the mothers and the widows, the wives and the kids upon the death of their loved one. Others hug but having committed the troops, I’ve got an additional responsibility to hug and that’s me and I know what it’s like.”—Washington, D.C., Dec. 11, 2002. For more Bushisms, go to: Slate. These are just classic! Btw, if you want to get your hands on a talking Dubya, check out TalkingPresidents.com. It may be too late to get […]

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