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Cut the Crap, George!

August 22, 2005: Bill Moyer, 73, wears a "Bullshit Protector" flap over his ear while President George W. Bush addresses the Veterans of Foreign Wars. (AP Photo/Douglas C. Pizac)


Bush refers to those who protest his war as "motherf---king traitors" and he was so enraged when he heard reports about the "bullshit protectors" that he screamed at his aides, "Tell those VFW assholes that I'll never speak to them again if they can't keep their members under control." [Niagara Falls Reporter]

During February 2006 emails began circulating around Bush/GOP supporters with the picture along with erroneous text, claiming that it was a speech by a Democratic politician:

The text of the erroneous email follows:

"You've got to love our Veterans. Bill Moyer, 73, wears a protective flap over his ear while Senator Ted Kennedy addresses the Veterans of Foreign Wars." [Wikipedia]

See also: Iraq WMD Lies: The Words of Mass Deception


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