The same program which tried – and failed – to destroy George W. Bush’s re-election chances with their bogus National Guard story actually aired a segment which praised him for his administration’s program to fight AIDS in Africa.
“As President, George W. Bush did something momentous that few of you may know about, something so momentous that it is saving millions of lives and generating goodwill for America around the world.”
So astonishingly began a “60 Minutes” segment last Sunday actually praising the former President that likely got worse press than anyone ever to reside in the White House.
“Millions of Africans who`d been dying of AIDS are now living with AIDS, thanks to the Bush program,” said CBS’s Bob Simon.
“There has never been a rescue mission, a mission of mercy of this magnitude that has produced such magnanimous results,” praised an AIDS doctor in Uganda (video follows with partial transcript and commentary):
I guess he doesn’t hate black people after all.