"President Bush said this so many times before but I do not think you were listening, were you?"
It looks like I'm not the only one here who thinks this is somewhat of a first. And I know most of the people here listen pretty good.
He has said so many things that are too subtly nuanced,
but yes, he has said these things0 with different words-now he's speaking plain English.
He just dropped kicked the diplomatically shaded PC ball today. And it's about time. He's been far too generous with the enemy here at home.
Karl Rove, I hope you're taking notes.