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Thursday, January 05, 2006

Bush Chooses Sleep Over Watching Rose Bowl Finish

Dubya called Mack Brown at 6am to congratulate the Texas coach on winning the college football national title. I know the president is an early riser and all, but shouldn't such a self-proclaimed proud Texan have been up watching the game last night? And couldn't he have had a bit of consideration for Brown and called a little later in the day?

Bush's presidential role model, Richard Nixon, actually met the Longhorns in the locker room after they beat Arkansas in 1969 and gave them the national championship trophy in person.