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While I do not personally believe it is the end times, there are moments in this world that boggle the mind so completely that you have to wonder...

George W. Bush wins International Medal of Peace!

Now that you have regained consciousness, there is a caveat. Peace is actually an acronym that stands for "Promotion of reconciliation, Equipping servant leaders, Assisting the poor, Caring for the sick, and Educating the next generation".

Jeff Rosenberg wrote about the doublespeak involved in this award yesterday:

But come on, medal of peace? For George W. Bush, the man who crammed the square peg of the war on Iraq into the round peg of the war on terror?

A medal for fighting global AIDS, sure. A medal for world health, sure. Any medal with any variation of the word PEACE? Not on your life! Certainly a medal of peace means the end is nie...