Coming from the man who called Kerry’s anti-military statement a “blooper”:

Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean said Wednesday that President Bush is a lot like Richard Nixon, except that the disgraced former president wasn’t incompetent.

In remarks to reporters at Vermont Democratic Party headquarters, the former Vermont governor who briefly ran for president in 2004 cited what he described as similarities between Bush and the late former president, who is the nation’s only chief executive to have resigned from office.

He sure would know a lot about being incompetent.

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