Yeah, I’ll Just Bet

Bush, “I would like to express my deep condolences for the loss of the Senate,” Bush said shortly after hearing of Wellstone’s death Friday. “And also, I would like to express my condolences to the bereaved family.”

Yeah, right. If grief for Wellstone is what’s on your mind here, how come you said “loss of the Senate?”

Update:Bush might not have said it.