Thursday, August 04, 2005
This's something interesting to think about (via Kos) Remember winning the war on Terror's "hard work"
# 49 - the number of vacations that Bush has taken since he was inaugurated in 2001
# 5 - the number of weeks that Bush will spend on vacation, starting yesterday. It is the longest presidential vacation in at least 36 years.
# 319 - August 3, 2005 was the 319th day Bush has spent on vacation since his 2001 inauguration.
# 20% - the fraction of Bush's presidency that he has spent on vacation
* 23 - the number of U.S. troops killed in Iraq in August alone. That's right. In three days, 23 U.S. soldiers have been killed in Iraq.
* 1,822 - the total number of U.S. troops who have died in Bush's illegal Iraq war, as of August 3, 2005.