Cheney: Dropping F-Bomb Was 'Best Thing I Ever Did'

Not exactly remorseful over telling Leahy to "f--- yourself"
By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 23, 2010 9:43 AM CDT
Cheney: Dropping F-Bomb Was 'Best Thing I Ever Did'
Dick Cheney smiles during a dedication ceremony for the Cheney International Center on the University of Wyoming campus, September 10, 2009 in Laramie, Wyo.   (AP Photo/Laramie Boomerang, Andy Carpenean)

As potty-mouthed vice presidents go, Dick Cheney is utterly unrepentant about his 2004 slip of the F-bomb in which he told Pat Leahy to go "f--- yourself." Dennis Miller on his radio show yesterday thanked the former veep for "almost kicking Patrick Leahy's a--," reports Think Progress. Cheney responds: "You'd be surprised how many people liked that. That's sort of the best thing I ever did." (Read more Dick Cheney stories.)

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