Now We Know Where George Gets His "Compassion"
Barbara Bush Exposed as Elitist
It would be difficult to understate the complete and total lack of sensitivity displayed by Barbara Bush during her recent trip to the Astrodome. The woman is so hopelessly out of touch with reality that she honestly seems to think that the refugees are happy with their circumstances. This is not simply an isolated “senior moment” experienced by a patrician matriarch. No, this is something very characteristic of a socialite who views the world from a classist perspective. The arrogance displayed by Mrs. Bush’s remarks is characteristic of an Eastern elitist who honestly believes that she was to the manor born.
"What I’m hearing which is sort of scary is that they all want to stay in Texas. Everybody is so overhwlemed by the hospitality. And so many of the people in the arena here, you know, were underprivileged anyway so this (chuckle) – this is working very well for them."
Of course, Barbara’s tour de farce in the Astrodome was hardly the first time she’s stuck her silver slipper in her ample mouth:
From: The Peoples Republic of Seabrook
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