I didn’t intend to write another post about this, but it just gets better and better. I sometimes wonder whether this kind of mockery is indeed a trick that intentionally or accidentally earns him a friendly and approachable image.
“I want to thank you for taking time out of your day to come and witness my hanging.” (At the dedication of his portrait; Austin, Texas; 4 Jan 2002)
“Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our people, and neither do we.” (Washington, D. C.; 5 Aug 2004)