Bush's speech went better than I expected. I wouldn't have been surprised had he stood up, looked at Jacques Chirac, and utter a "f*ck you, Frenchie!" That's what I have come to expect from my "president" and thank God that didn't happen. No, things went relatively well as Dubya spoke of peace and friendship, if only he could do that more often. An analyst with the BBC
stated that, when all was done and the assembled applauded, it all seemed a bit devoid. Perhaps, but at least he made progress, at least he left Washington and went somewhere other than the Ranch.