We long ago gave up hope that President Bush would acknowledge his many mistakes, or show he had learned anything from them. Even then we were unprepared for the epic denial that Bush displayed in his interview with ABC News' Charles Gibson the other day, which he presumably considered an important valedictory chat with the American public as well.
TVNL Comment: This editorial should have been written in the lead-up to the war against Iraq. Who knows how many lives might have been saved if the NYT and other members of the fourth estate had opted to tell the truth back then. This is far too little, and far too late.