Helen Thomas, White House correspondent, told the writer of this syrupy paean of her thoughts on George W. Bush:
“This is the worst president ever,” she said. “He is the worst president in all of American history.”
If I were a lesser man and had a tendency to make sarcastic remarks, I would say, "Well, she should know; she's lived through all of them."
But, of course, I shall refrain from doing so.