In a videoconference on Thursday, President Bush listened to reports on Afghanistan from military and civilian personnel and said he was "a little envious" of their service on the front lines.
"It must be exciting for you ... in some ways romantic, in some ways, you know, confronting danger. You're really making history, and thanks," Bush said.
Really, now. What can one say about this level of obtuseness? Nothing you didn't already know, I suppose.