George W. Bush is Batman.

Novelist and screenwriter Andrew Klavan:

There seems to me no question that the Batman film ‘The Dark Knight’…is at some level a paen of praise to the fortitude and moral courage shown by George W. Bush in this time of terror and war.

You’ll have to take Melissa’s word for it, but I said the same thing the night we saw The Dark Knight.

If you– no, scratch that. No “if.” Just watch this video. Even Klavan’s rabbit trails are brilliant.



  1. friendofcírdan says:

    Does that make Dick Cheney Alfred?


  2. John & Kristi says:

    Just watched the video – he’s pretty cool. How come people like that who have such a different and genuine perspective on culture and the arts…how come they’re not the ones getting interviewed on the Today Show or cable news?


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