I came across these links to a video and transcript of Ari Fleischer’s press conference from this Tuesday. In response to questions about Bush’s efforts to secure Mexico’s Security Council vote on the latest resolution by offering amnesty or guest worker status to illegal immigrants, he said:
At which point the press corps broke out in laughter and Fleischer beat a hasty retreat.
Serves the smug little bastard right.
(Viewing tip: Once the video’s buffered, fast forward to minute 28 and view from there.)