You know how George Bush is constantly admitting that he's made grave mistakes, and apologizing, and hoping to do better in the future? Hmm, no, I guess you don't. Meanwhile, Barack Obama is leading by example, as this excerpt from Wait Wait, Don't Tell Me demonstrates. (Via Unfogged.)
The phone rings. Lovelady: Lovelady. Newsroom. Obama: Nicholas? Lovelady: This is he. Obama: Nicholas, this is Barack Obama. Lovelady: Hey, how's it going? Obama: Man, I am calling to publicly apologize for messin' up your game. I felt terrible. I didn't know there were any ladies around. I just wanted to let you know that I'm deeply sorry. But if she was that superficial, then she wasn't for you. Lovelady: (chuckles) Well, I really appreciate it. Obama: Well okay, man. Bye bye. The call ends.
How often do you get to vote for a dinosaur?