NEW YORK, December 10, 2003 ( – Democratic presidential candidate Senator John Kerry, in an interview with Rolling Stone Magazine, described President Bush’s involvement in Iraq by saying “Did I expect George Bush to f—- it up as badly as he did?”

In an interview with the New York Post, Brooking Institute presidential scholar Stephen Hess, when asked about the use of foul language by a presidential hopeful in a public interview, said “It’s so unnecessary,” and that he couldn’t remember another candidate ever doing so.