Administration: Nevermind what Bush said yesterday
Wed Feb 01, 2006 at 06:10:48 PM PDT
Why are we supposed to believe anything Bush said yesterday when his own administration claims it was all bullshit?
Administration backs off Bush's vow to reduce Mideast oil imports
By Kevin G. Hall
Knight Ridder Newspapers
WASHINGTON - One day after President Bush vowed to reduce America's dependence on Middle East oil by cutting imports from there 75 percent by 2025, his energy secretary and national economic adviser said Wednesday that the president didn't mean it literally.
Maybe the White House press corps can ask Scotty which parts of the speech Bush meant literally, and which parts were, um, not literal.