Via BoingBoing, apparently female heads of state are now targets for the grabby hands of an inappropriately familiar American president. You’d think that if Clinton managed to avoid inappropriate contact with female heads of state, Bush could. You’d be wrong.
She looks like she didn’t appreciate his spontaneous gesture of affection! Maybe she was afraid he was going to repeat his dad’s vomitory performance in Japan?
German story on it with video here.
I should probably say, for the record, that if the worst, stupidest thing Bush had done in his term-and-a-half so far was grabbing a German prime minister’s shoulders, it would be wonderful.