Saturday, December 04, 2004

The Push for Orange

William Kristol points out the the pro-USA citizens of western Ukraine are longing for a visible display of support:
Here's a suggestion for President Bush from the protesters behind the democratic "orange revolution" here: Wear an orange tie. "If he wore an orange tie, people here would be crying," said Yuri Maluta, a protester from Lviv. "It would show that the American president supports democracy here."
I think it's a great idea. The President need not say anything specific -- the tie would say everything that needs said.

Here's one:

Or, he could go the whole way with this tie:

And, while we're at it, he might as well drop the hammer: