Now he can guest-blog at Powerline!
I’m kidding, of course. It was the other George Bush to which he was referring.
But the audio was too sweet not to clip.
Speaking of Billy Jeff, Richard Clarke will be on Bill Maher’s unwatchable HBO show later this evening. Michael Scheuer has drawn up a list of five questions Maher should, but won’t, put to him about why he and Clinton let Osama get away in 1999.
Update: Quite an admission. Eric Alterman’s going to wet himself:
Democrats of his generation tend to be naive about new media realities. There is an expectation among Democrats that establishment old media organizations are de facto allies — and will rebut political accusations and serve as referees on new-media excesses.
“We’re all that way, and I think a part of it is we grew up in the ’60s and the press led us against the war and the press led us on civil rights and the press led us on Watergate,” Clinton said. “Those of us of a certain age grew up with this almost unrealistic set of expectations.”