He got upset with Cheney's remark
Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., blasted Cheney, saying that for a vice president to openly display "such contempt and astounding ignorance toward his own countrymen" was an insult to all Americans. http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5h...JXMMgD9127NVO0
Yeah, really! Doesn't Cheney know that only Democrats can insult Americans and get away with it? Why, it makes me want to cling to my guns and church,... uh, synagogue.