Mildred from Sun City provided this condensed chronology of bush administration screw-ups:

Election Fraud, 9/11, Cover-Ups, the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Wmd Yellowcake Lies, Curveball Deception, Anthrax, Enron, Worldcom, Stock Market Crash, Two Recessions, Iraqnam, Jessica Lynch, Cia Leak Treason, Abu-Ghraib Torture, Gitmo Torture, Patriot Act, Shotgun Cheney, Katrina, Heckuva Job, $9 Trillion Debt, Gannon-Gate, Foley-Gate, Haggard-Gate, Pat Tillman-Gate, Abramoff Bribes, Dc Madame-Gate, Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Floods, Drought, Wildfires, Fox News Lies, O'Reilly Dildo-Gate, Limbaugh Phony Troop-Gate, Gonzales, Harriet, illegal phone tapping, stay the course, mission accomplished, Putin's soul, mission 9B in cash, Euro up 50% in 7 years, Canadian dollar worth more than US dollar; Tenet medal of freedom, commuted sentence, Iraqis did it, who cares about osama, let the saudis go they'll lower the price of oil, kenny boy who, who would thunk planes as missiles, hate gays, dog is my co-pilot, iran is going nuclear, we don't negotiate one on one with N. Koreans like Clinton, protect the steel industry, Pakistan, Musharef, he's our man, tax cuts work, global warming is a lie, China gets a free ride, Doubling of food prices, Tripling of energy prices, hiding economic data, 4 more years, record foreclosures, largest deficits ever, Anthrax Mailer still free, record bankruptcies, starting 2 wars they couldn't finish, illegal wiretaps, bridge collapses, massive blackouts, more Americans KIA in Iraq than on 9/11, Bush handing the Iraq keys to Ahmadinejad, passport files compromised…

 

Implying a connection between Saddam and 9/11
* Launching a war that's killed 4,150 Americans and wounded more than 30,000
* Challenging Iraqi insurgents to attack U.S. troops: "Bring 'em on"
* Granting no-bid contracts to Halliburton in Iraq
* Failing to respond to Hurricane Katrina
* Hiring unqualified crony to run FEMA
* Praising crony's performance: "Brownie, you're doing a heckuva job"
* Neglecting reconstruction of New Orleans' homes and levees
* Promising American troops would be greeted as liberators
* Declaring "Mission Accomplished" and later blaming the banner on troops
* Cherry-picking facts about WMDs in Iraq, then blaming the CIA
* Promising the Iraq war would lower gas prices
* Claiming the Iraqi insurgency was in its "last throes" in 2005
* Allowing Osama Bin Laden to escape
* Launching a war that's killed countless Iraqi civilians
* Using Terri Schiavo for political gain
* Attempting to alter Constitution to allow discrimination against gay people
* Fighting to privatize Social Security
* Stealing the 2000 election (remember Katherine Harris, voter purges, and the Supreme Court?)
* Concealing the pre-9/11 Presidential Daily Briefing entitled "Bin Laden Determined to Strike in U.S."
* Ignoring security at nuclear plants after 9/11
* Battling the wall between church and state
* Enforcing abstinence-only programs in public schools
* Doing too little to halt genocide in Darfur
* Trying to slash funding for PBS and NPR
* Rejecting the Kyoto Treaty to stop climate change
* Giving tax cuts to the rich in a time of war
* Failing seniors with the costly Medicare prescription drug benefit
* Suppressing the vote in the 2004 elections (remember Diebold and long lines in Ohio?)
* Swiftboating John Kerry
* Outing CIA agent Valerie Plame to retaliate for truth about Iraq's WMDs
* Telling the 45 million uninsured Americans to just go to the emergency room
* Spending $341 million a day in Iraq
* Neglecting wounded soldiers at Walter Reed Medical Center
* Allowing Afghanistan to fall into chaos, with the Taliban and al Qaeda regaining control
* Pressuring PBS to carry pro-government propaganda
* Paying columnists like Armstrong Williams to promote government policies
* Creating fake news reels to promote the controversial Medicare law
* Holding prisoners without trial at Guantanamo Bay
* Covering up torture at Abu Ghraib
* Breaking the Geneva Conventions
* Appointing extreme right-wing Supreme Court Justices John Roberts and Samuel Alito
* Forcing the Patriot Act into law
* Firing federal prosecutors who failed to accuse Democrats of voting fraud
* Turning a budget surplus into massive budget deficit
* Letting more than a million homes go into foreclosure—the highest rate ever recorded
* Watching as bank failures surge
* Setting the record for most days on vacation by any president in U.S. history
* Losing 2.7 million manufacturing jobs
* Presiding over Enron scandal—the largest bankruptcy in U.S. history
* Increasing nuclear threat by withdrawing from Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty with Russia