ok- bush has decided that blair wasn't his poodle- and that they fought a war together 'in the same foxhole.' he has also decided that iraq will be a 'positive legacy' for the both of them. my favorite line from the article:
"We have very different speaking styles, of course. He's much more kind of lofty and eloquent than I am. I tend to be just pretty matter of fact."
you can dress it up or keep it in 'plainspeak,' a lie is a lie.