I think Bonds "gets it" - I think he's just doing whatever he can to try and beat the rap. He sees OldLOL
out there fighting it so he thinks maybe he needs to fight it in his own way.
edit: besides, it seems like it's pretty common. I had a feeling it was, and the article backs that thought up:
Such motions to dismiss cases are frequently filed, though rarely granted in federal criminal cases
Standard procedure, ma'am.