Bush league

13 Apr

I ran across this at and then noticed that Drudge had linked to it, too. This is just too good to pass up.

Our hard earned tax dollars have been spent transplanting a manzanita bush in San Francisco that was growing in the proposed path of a highway. At least $205,075 was spent on this bush. The government apparently was not phased by the fact that similar bushes can be purchased for less than $20 at a nursery, but since the transplanted bush was found in the “wild” that made it special.

This was all part of the stimulus bill, of course. So what exactly what was stimulated by this expenditure, other than my ire?

(Photo: Michael Chasse/National Park Service.)


Posted by on April 13, 2012 in politics


2 responses to “Bush league

  1. P. Henry Saddleburr

    April 13, 2012 at 12:20 pm

    Wait for it….

    I blame bush.

    • John D'Oh

      April 13, 2012 at 5:17 pm

      I knew you would take the bait.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: