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A Wise Retort From a Recovering Spaniard


Aaargh! Terrible idea. Even I, an unconditional fan of Bush and decided supporter of his actions on Iraq, feel the hear in the back of my neck stand on end when I think about labeling my Spain “Bush country.” These countries support America for all kinds of good reasons but they are not America. The support is freely given by nations that consider themselves equal to and not subservient to America.

France could post a map of the USA with California and New York labeled in French Blue. They could call them Chirac states. You might think that the idea is funny, but I don’t think that it would do much to help France’s cause among Americans, or even Californians.

PS, I am allowed to say Spaniard, right?


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