Historic Poplar Bluff: Bush Malapropped Here!

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On Monday Slate.com's Jacob Weisberg posted his 25 favorite Bushisms of all time. Clocking in at number four was this gem (which Unreal thinks was given short shrift in the rankings):

4. "Too many good docs are getting out of the business. Too many OB/GYNs aren't able to practice their love with women all across the country."--Poplar Bluff, Mo., Sept. 6, 2004

Over the past nine years, Weisberg, with input from Slate readers, assembled a collection of more than 500 Bushisms. (More than enough for a book.) Another favorite:

7. "I'm the decider, and I decide what is best. And what's best is for Don Rumsfeld to remain as the secretary of defense."--Washington, D.C., April 18, 2006


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