White House press secretary Tony Snow returned today after taking several weeks off for cancer surgery. According to Fishbowl DC, Snow received a standing ovation when he arrived. Talking about his cancer, Snow said “you never anticipate this stuff…it just happens.” Snow thanked everyone for praying for him, saying “anybody who does not believe that thoughts and prayers make a difference are just wrong.” Snow said he was “unbelievably lucky and unbelievably blessed.”

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