...oh hell, I can't even motivate myself anymore. Just read and read.
Of course, this does bring about an option #3 to my lose-lose budget: Bush is lying about it. But then, why would his budget bear any resemblance to his tax cuts (they're temporary, really!), prescription drug bill, or privitization scheme? Fool me once, shame on me, fool me ad nauseum...well, what's one more try?