Quotes - Repeat Offender (Commiserate)
"In my line of work you gotta keep repeating things over and over and over again for the truth to sink in, to kinda catapult the propaganda." - Dubya, May 24, 2005

This repeat offense features Dubya incorrectly using the word "commiserate" in place of the word "commensurate".

  1. I don't want nations feeling like that they can bully ourselves and our allies. I want to have a ballistic defense system so that we can make the world more peaceful, and at the same time I want to reduce our own nukyular capacities to the level commiserate with keeping the peace. (Oct. 23, 2000)
  2. If need be, we'll just reduce unilaterally to a level commiserate with keeping a deterrence and keeping the peace. (Mar. 13, 2002)
  3. But in Afghanistan, we've shown, I believe, how to do it, in a way that's commiserate with our values that, on the one hand, we're plenty tough, and we will be. We've got a military we're going to use, if we need to, to defend freedom. But on the other hand, we delivered a lot of medicine and a lot of food. (Apr. 24, 2002)
  4. I wanna remind you all that I in, in order what in order to fight and win the war it requires a expenditure of money uhh, uhh that is commiserate with keeping a promise to our troops to make sure that they're well paid, well trained, well equipped. (Dec. 15, 2003)
  5. So as I told His Majesty [King Abdullah of Jordan], I said, we will people will be brought to justice in a way commiserate with how our system works. (May 6, 2004)
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