Historical context: Jun 24, 6:28 PM (ET)
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Vice
President Dick Cheney
blurted out the "F word" at Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont during a heated
exchange on the Senate
floor, congressional aides said on Thursday.
The incident occurred on Tuesday in a terse discussion between the two that touched
on politics, religion and money, with Cheney finally
telling Leahy to "f--- off" or "go f--- yourself," the aides said.
On September 8, 2005, Dick Cheney
was on location near
Gulfport, MS, surveying the damage caused
by Hurricane Katrina. While Cheney
was conducting a live interview with CNN, a Dr. Ben Marble, who had recently
lost his home, interrupted and used Dick's own words against
him by yelling, "Go Fuck Yourself, Mr. Cheney
The acronym has been abbreviated to GFYC. Dick has repeatedly proven himself to be disrespectful, and therefore deserves no respect.