"When the guy from the White House tells you to take your tie off, you don't ask why." --Brian Bosma, Indiana House Republican, minority leader, who, while attending a speech by President Bush, was asked to remove his tie so audience members would look like ordinary people.
Time Magazine, May 26, 2003.
You gotta love juicey little tidbits like this. Gotta make sure all us ordinary folk feel at home with "our" president. Gee, thanks fellers for being so thoughtful.