Cheney Owns Up to Profanity Incident and Says He 'Felt Better Afterwards'The "probably" is a bit weak, but other than that, I like it. None of that ooze about "I'm sorry if I said anything to offend anyone." He said what he meant and he meant what he said. Good for him.
By RICHARD W. STEVENSON
SIOUX CITY, Iowa, June 25 - Vice President Dick Cheney, long portrayed by his aides as unperturbed by partisan attacks, admitted Friday that he "probably" cursed at a senior Democratic senator this week, said he did not regret it and added that he "felt better afterwards."
Saturday, June 26, 2004
From today's online edition of the New York Times: