Condi Stands By Her Man

From Holden:

Everything the president does is legal because he’s the president.

What part of “by the short and curlies” do you not understand, America?

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Rice, interviewed on NBC’s “Today” show, said “the president has been very clear that he would not order people to do things that are illegal.” She declined to comment directly on the New York Times report.

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“The kind of attack that we experienced on Sept. 11, that means that the president has a heavy responsibility” to “protect and defend Americans,” Rice said. “But he did it always — anything that he did — legally and within his constitutional responsibility.”