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John Kerry Makes a Joke about President Bush Getting Stuck, and then People Pretend that he was Dissing the Troops

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LAist used to work with people who would make us think "am I the crazy one here?"

While in Pasadena yesterday stumping for Phil Angelides, John Kerry dissed George Bush by saying that if he was smart he wouldn't have ended up in a quagmire in Iraq.

And you've gotta hand it to the Republican Spin Machine, they're doing their best to pretend like Kerry was talking about the Troops. As if.

Later Kerry explained that he's proud of his time in the military, and duh he was talking about Bush.

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After the jump, someone actually making a joke involving the dangerous wild goose chase the troops were sent on: