My friend Trey is currently using this quote as his e-mail signature. It's about a different George and a different war, but I think it pretty well sums up the rationale behind the administration's optimism PR offensive over Iraq.
That's the spirit, George. If nothing else works, then a total pig-headed unwillingness to look facts in the face will see us through.
-- General Sir Anthony Cecil Hogmanay Melchett
(Blackadder Goes Forth)
It applies equally well to George Bush and George Nethercutt.