Bush to U.S. Judicial System: Fuck You (again)
And George W. Bush has overturned Scooter Libby's sentence, surprising absolutely no one with his callous disregard for our nation's legal system. The only real mystery is, "What took so long?"
"I respect the jury's verdict," Bush lied in a statement. "But I have concluded that the prison sentence given to Mr. Libby is excessive. Therefore, I am commuting the portion of Mr. Libby's sentence that required him to spend thirty months in prison."
Read all about it here.
This means Paris Hilton will have spent more time in jail than a man who took part in a treasonous plan to reveal the identity of an undercover C.I.A. operative. Bravo, Grand Old Party.