George Will notes the irony that George W. Bush is simultaneously the most conservative person to hold the presidency since Calvin Coolidge and yet presiding over some of the most un-conservative developments in forty years.

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  1. John says:

    Yea, I’ve been amazed at that myself. I can’t find one conservative principle that he has. But I guess he’s a likable guy. Not.