You’d think they’d at least IM him

Were you surprised by President Bush’s announcement this morning that Al Qaeda targeted the downtown U.S. Bank Tower in 2002? Well, you weren’t alone. Supposedly Bush’s televised speech was the first that Mayor Villaraigosa heard of the details. From the AP:

“I’m amazed that the president would make this (announcement) on national TV and not inform us of these details through the appropriate channels,” the mayor said in an interview with The Associated Press. “I don’t expect a call from the president – but somebody.”

(link via L.A. Observed)