This pretty much captures it, the greatness of these years, the dizzying heights to which the Bush Administration has taken our country:
"Please roll up the sleeves of your shirt … all shirts. Even the President rolled his sleeves to just below the elbow.
"In this crisis and on TV you just need to look more hard-working… ROLL UP THE SLEEVES!"
An e-mail from Sharon Worthy, to Michael "Brownie" Brown, September 2, 2005.
And Peggy Noonan has the gall to wonder why were depressed.