Truman. Shirtless! On a yacht. In Bermuda.
There will be puns. Proudly geeky members of the American Political Items Collectors showed off their stuff at their annual fair in Yorba Linda, Calif. over the weekend.
He says Senate Democrats will probably get the votes for Hagel, but mentions that Senate Republicans haven’t forgotten him criticizing Bush.
A hacker has accessed several accounts belonging to the political dynasty and given candid photos to The Smoking Gun. The most revealing pics show off the self-portraits of amateur painter and avid bather George W. Bush.
Let’s celebrate John Kerry’s expected nomination as Secretary of State by taking a look back to the early days of Election meme-ing. WARNING: Some of these are pretty bad.
A cat has also moved in with the former President.
This is the most mid-’90s thing that has ever happened.
From an online Christmas ad currently in rotation.
And vice presidential! This foot tastes terrible.
The August jobs report released this morningshowed the economy gaining a disappointing 96,000 jobs. While running for Senate in 2004, then state senator Obama twice dismissed and criticized a Bush jobs reporting showing a gain of over 300,000 jobs.
The elder and younger Bush addressed the Republican convention via video and offered their support to the former Governor of Massachusetts.
The Obama campaign often attacks Mitt Romney for his running mate’s plan to reform Medicare for those 55 and under, while lacking a clear plan of their own. In this February 2005 clip, newly-elected Senator Obama attacked George Bush for not taking on Medicare reform as President.
As Governor of Minnesota, he signed a law prohibiting young people who had just turned 21 years old from drinking until 8am on their birthday to avoid midnight drinking binges.
President Obama has come under some fire from Republicans for a report in Politico that the White House used private emails and met with lobbyists at coffee shops to avoid disclosure. But a top political aide and former chief-of-staff to Speaker John Boehner, Barry Jackson, also did so during his time in the Bush Administration. Jackson used 2003 used a “georgewbush.com” email address to communicate with Neil Volz, an aide disgraced former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, about nominating one of Abramoff’s Indian tribe clients for a Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Mitt Romney went after President Obama over national security leaks from his administration. In 2006, then Senator Obama did the same, criticizing President George W. Bush for the drip-drop of secrets, saying it showed a lack of “oversight” and “a notion of secrecy.”
The President took a harsh stand against politically motivated leaks from the Bush Administration in 2007.
If Ohio Senator Rob Portman becomes Mitt Romney’s running mate, Democrats have an obvious line of attack: His service in the George W. Bush Administration. The ads didn’t hold much weight with Ohio voters in 2010, when Portman won his race by nearly 20%.
A tragic timeline of the man who would be president.
Calls on behalf of President George H.W. Bush. “We have known the Romneys for years, and believe Mitt is the best man to lead the country for the next four years — and Ann will make a great First Lady.” [UPDATED]
Penn Jillette uses an atheism scale to rate the presidential candidates, from Obama to Romney. Do you know who the most religious president was in American history? Well, Penn is about to tell you.
“The search is underway for those who are behind these evil acts,” Dub said 10 years ago.
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Repeating Bush’s infamous flub Obama referred to your beloved home as the “internets” making the word unnecessarily plural. Maybe he was just trying to be funny?
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This Bush-loving Christian rock hit will touch your heart with its off-key glory.
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What would be the American equivalent of the King’s Speech?
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What does that even mean?
Awesome product placement.
Photo by Eric Rice.
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