One of these things is not like the other

Mr. President, meet Shaq. Shaq, meet Mr. President.

By Tim Grieve
Published February 28, 2007 8:39PM (EST)

What George W. Bush said Tuesday about the Miami Heat's Shaquille O'Neal: "Standing next to Shaq is an awe-inspiring experience."

What Shaquille O'Neal said the other day about getting a spot in the NBA's All Star game having played only a handful of games this season: "I'm like President Bush. You may not like me, you may not respect me, but you voted me in."

Tim Grieve

Tim Grieve is a senior writer and the author of Salon's War Room blog.

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