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Barbara Bush Complies With Late Vet’s Wish To Cancel Her New York Times Subscription

Former First Lady Barbara Bush is honoring a late veteran’s wish, by canceling her subscription to the New York Times.

Leonard Smith, 86, was a  veteran of both World II and the Korean War who was born and raised in New York and apparently wasn’t a fan of the paper, according to his obituary:

Leonard Smith hated pointless bureaucracy, thoughtless inefficiency and bad ideas born of good intentions...

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Obama Worship Syndrome

When George W. Bush was president of the United States, many of the left fell prey to what columnist Charles Krauthammer called "Bush Derangement Syndrome": "the acute onset of paranoia in otherwise normal people in reaction to the policies, the presidency — nay — the very existence of George W. Bush." 

With Bush out of office, BDS has waned somewhat. Unfortunately, it has been replaced by a converse condition, just as grave and dangerous to the mental stability of its victims: "Obama Worship Syndrome."...

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Bush ‘flattered’ that his artwork was chosen to feature on a Christmas ornament

Former President George W. Bush is hoping to spread some festive cheer thanks to his passion for art, after one of his works was chosen to feature on a Christmas ornament.

Available exclusively online and from the Bush Center Museum, in Dallas, Texas, the ornament features the image of a cardinal, a brightly-coloured songbird common to north America...

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Bush Hits ‘The Tonight Show’

On NBC’s “The Tonight Show” on Tuesday night, former President George W. Bush made a rare media appearance to talk about his life after leaving office in 2009.

Bush has a kept a low profile and explained his reasoning for that to host Jay Leno.

“I don’t think it’s good for the country to have a former president criticize his successor,” the former president said...

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Bush Tells Jewish Leaders He Doesn’t Believe Iran’s Peaceful Intentions

I will not believe in Iran’s peaceful intentions until they can irrevocably prove that it’s true,” Bush told the 1,200 guests at the gala of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, according to several people in attendance. “The United States’ foreign policy must be clear eyed and understand that until the form of government changes in Iran, it is unlikely that their intentions toward Israel will change.

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MSNBC’s Scarborough Slams Obama’s Econ Speech: Liberals ‘Would Be Killing George W.’ For Partisan Speech During A Tragedy

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough on Tuesday insisted liberals “would be killing George W.” if the former president had given a partisan speech in the midst of a national tragedy like President Barack Obama did on Monday.The Washington Navy Yard was still on lockdown with police searching for more possible shooters when President Barack Obama vilified Republicans in a speech about the economy. Obama started his previously-scheduled speech with brief remarks about the shooting, but then quickly shifted to targeting members of the GOP...

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This is “Read My Lips” All Over Again

voters realized they had read a lie on President Bush’s lips. He negotiated a budget agreement with Democrats in the United States Congress that raised taxes. Republicans in the House of Representatives rallied against their own President. Ed Rollins, then Chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee, advised Republicans to campaign against the President in 1990. “Do not hesitate to distance yourself from the President,” Rollins wrote in a famous memo. President Bush demanded congressional Republicans fire Rollins, but the House Republicans held on him. The House GOP lost a net of 8 seats and the Senate GOP lost 1 seat.

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