The last sentence at the end of the brief Bush-Putin Q&A in Maine -
PRESIDENT PUTIN: Of course we will continue our relations in the future. Today's fishing party demonstrated that we have a very similar -- we share the same passion -- that is, passion.
Q Is Cheney a member of the executive branch?
PRESIDENT BUSH: I didn't hear you.
Maybe that's what Cheney said when Bush asked him the same question.
[We'll attribute the odd-sounding Putin quote to awkward translation]