The President is always right.As Nixon famously declared, "If the president does it, that means that it is not illegal***."
Mmm, yeah.... Fuck that pesky "constitution"....
But the few actual conservatives left in America shouldn't worry, and above all they shouldn't smear the good name of Our Beloved Leader® by describing such actions as "Authoritarian" or "fascistic"--because as everyone knows, fascism requires uniforms. I mean, it's not as if Bush™ is using signing statements to subvert Congress' laws or surveilling everyone's email, phone traffic, medical records, financial transactions or Web-surfing history. Or, for that matter, using fake terror plots and alerts and live terrorists to keep the public in a state of fear.
That's the stuff of fantasy.
*Yes, I know there are some libertarian Bushians, but many of them seem intent on defending everything this
**Why do I keep thinking of Voldemort and Sauron?
***A previous version of this post got the quote slightly wrong. Thanks to YouTube, I've corrected it.