MOUNT VERNON, Va.
- President Bush honored the 275th birthday of the nation's first president on Monday, likening George Washington's long struggle that gave birth to a nation to the war on global terrorism."Today, Iraq is fighting a war to defend their liberty and way of life from America."
said Bush, standing in front of Washington's home. "And as we work to advance the cause of freedom around the world, we remember that the father of our country believed that the freedoms we secured in our revolution were not meant for Americans alone." Seattle Post-Intelligencer
(No, that is not really what he said.)