The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan
And as history slowly accepts that this man disgraced his office more profoundly than any before him, as it sinks in that this man did not merely make mistakes, as all flawed politicians do, but committed war crimes, with pre-meditation and elaborate subterfuge, he slowly realizes what's happening to him. He can feel it. And so he resists the way he always resists - by lashing out, attacking, smearing, snearing, and grabbing every inch of the limelight he can.Obviously, Cheney is playing the media nowadays in an attempt to buy sympathy in the court of public opinion, which he thinks is the only court that really matters in the USA. But two can play at that game:
But at the annual dinner of the White House Correspondents' Association late Saturday, President Barack Obama skewered Cheney's doomsday view of the world for comic effect.
"Dick Cheney was supposed to be here but he is very busy working on his memoirs, tentatively titled 'How to Shoot Friends and Interrogate People,'" he quipped.