by Damozel | The President of the Philippines, Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, is here visiting President Bush out of the grim necessity imposed upon her by a typhoon that destroyed her country's coast and wrecked a ferry carrying 800 people (HuffPost). But no occasion is too sobering to stop the Frat-Boy-in-Chief from opening with a joke.
He said: 'Madam President, it is a pleasure to welcome you back to the Oval Office... First, I want to tell you how proud I am to be the President of a nation that -- in which there's a lot of Philippine-Americans. They love America.... I am reminded of the great talent of the -- of our Philippine-Americans when I eat dinner at the White House.'(HuffPost; emphasis added)