February 24, 2006
So, the hostility is simply an overcompensation for homophobia?
Regarding the hats, I can definitely see Cheney coming out of this (at least, with the mainstream) looking much more sympathetic. Now he’s a bad ass with a soft center.
Having been thoroughly conditioned to government-by-aggression, I see nothing ironic about the way these guys are dressed.
Smoking gun? Dream on!
Sort of weird seeing the manic Bush looking reflective — let alone, dwelling. On the other hand, it’s almost impossible to believe Cheney actually moves.
Is the denim distressed, or are those real Levis?
Less water next year!
I guess the Olympics really are invisible.
Five plus years is a long time to be blowing on that thing.
(illustration: Mark Ulriksen/New Yorker. “Watch Your Back Mountain.” February 27, 2006. Cover.)