“A Bad Day in the Rose Garden” by Gail Collins:
June 19, 2008, 1:00am

It’s very easy, in our chaotic world, to lose track. Did you know, for instance, that “ER” is still on television? That “The Phantom of the Opera” is still on Broadway? That Hugh Hefner is still dating?
It was in this spirit that I looked up at CNN on Wednesday and noted that George W. Bush is still the president.

From The New York Times