Freedom of speech is not freedom from criticism.
And the ones on the left love to refer to conservatives as "cons" and say what all conservatives think, which always amuses me.
I'm not sure if Bush lied as President. I'm a pretty good judge of character, and my instinct is that he didn't. Chaingang otoh, who was effectively in charge of foreign policy in the first term, is an inveterate liar. The only character he has is bad.
"Never fear. Him is here" - Captain Chaos (Dom DeLuise), Cannonball Run
Mace Windu: Then our worst fears have been realized. We must move quickly if the Jedi Order is to survive.