Just after the 2004 presidential election, the BBC published an article where it asked various americans why they voted for Bush. In hindsight, some of the answers are now comical, but one of them is downright prescient. Tim, from Los Angeles, answered:
I voted for Bush to usher in the complete and utter destruction of the United States. Sometimes, you just have to tear it all down and start over again. No one will destroy America faster than Bush. Go Bush!