Date registered: Sep 2004
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RE: George W. Bush advising energy conservation is like.....
JimSmith - 9/27/2005 10:35 PM
Like he was amazed with himself for actually thinking of the idea first, but a bit unsure of how the idea would be received. Jim
Five years too late. Remember the gas guzzler thread on MB Shop? Well, mikemover and Mr. Botnst, your Republican prez is about to be converted to my viewpoint.
Recall that earlier generations faced down fascism and communism not just with missiles and tanks, but with sturdy alliances and enduring convictions. They understood that our power alone cannot protect us, nor does it entitle us to do as we please. Instead, they knew that our power grows through its prudent use; our security emanates from the justness of our cause, the force of our example, the tempering qualities of humility and restraint.
-President Barack Obama, 1st Inaugural address