Shrub in a nutshell...
Okay, so that's just a perverse dream.
Anyway, I found this quote online today that seemed to sum up Shrub and his ilk pretty darned well so I thought I'd toss this up here (paraphrased) for your edification and edumacation.
The general modus operandi of the Bushies is that they don't make policies to deal with problems. They use problems to justify things they wanted to do anyway. Paul Krugman