At a September 15, 2006 press conference, "President Bush expressed puzzlement over what the Supreme Court meant when it ruled that the United States Government must abide by the Geneva Conventions, laws that America itself had drafted and led the world in adopting sixty years before. Mocking the language of the Conventions, he asked, 'What does that mean? *Outrages upon human dignity*?' "

 – Jane Mayer, The Dark Side, 326