“Conga Line of Suckholes”*

Dana Milbank writing in today’sWaPo:

Bush may be a loathed figure in much of the world, but one group owes him a debt of gratitude: the many opposition leaders who came to power after Bush-friendly ruling parties were voted out. Howard took his place alongside Jose Maria Aznar of Spain (whose party was dumped in 2004), Italy’s Silvio Berlusconi (tossed out in 2006), and Britain’s Tony Blair (stepped aside in favor of a Bush-skeptical understudy in 2007). Ruling parties in Poland and Japan also paid for their leaders’ friendships with Bush with big defeats.

Bush’s pariah status has turned his Coalition of the Willing into a retirement community and given the president an unusual role in the domestic affairs of other countries. In Australia, one of Rudd’s predecessors as Labor leader, Mark Latham, got the top job after describing Bush as “the most incompetent and dangerous president in living memory.” He further described members of Howard’s government as a “conga line of suckholes” to Bush.

*Greatest blog post title ever!

4 thoughts on ““Conga Line of Suckholes”*

  1. David Aquarius says:

    Gotta love the Aussies. They can cut to the heart of it with a butter knife.

  2. Anonymous says:

    BUT THE BIGGEST SUCKHOLE IS STILL HERE!

  3. Pansypoo says:

    BUT THE BIGGEST SUCKHOLE IS STILL HERE!

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