Public Domain A still from Frank Capa's War Comes to America (1945) Even though George W. Bush relished comparing Saddam Hussein to Hitler, the mind boggles at imagining Steven Spielberg, Clint Eastwood, Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese, and Quentin Tarantino all donning uniform for the duration to make films championing the Iraq war's righteousness. Show More Summary
Former President George W. Bush may have decided to lay low for the most part ever since his administration left town after wreaking havoc on our economy and starting a couple of wars that they conveniently left off of the books, but...Show More Summary
Last week, ABC's popular law enforcement procedural show NCIS chose what is becoming an increasingly common way to establish that a character is the episode's bad guy by showing him in photos with Republicans. During the March 4 episode...Show More Summary
A day after he won the CPAC straw poll, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) said that he believed his foreign policy was most in line with that of George H.W. Bush. Appearing on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace and addressing concerns that he was...Show More Summary
Despite President George W. Bush taking a vacation during the 2008 Russian invasion of Georgia, the media ignored Bush's trip while questioning the appropriateness of President Obama's weekend trip to Florida during the ongoing conflict in Ukraine. Show More Summary
"My own view is, after all, Putin invaded Georgia when George W. Bush was president. Nobody ever accused George W. Bush of being weak or unwilling to use military force," Gates said The post Bush’s Defense Secretary Slams Republicans For Criticizing Obama’s Handling Of Crimea Crisis appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Authored by Kristina Wong and Jeremy Herb, originally posted at The Hill, If there is a new cold war with Russia, many observers believe the U.S. is losing it. First under President George W. Bush and now under President Obama, the U.S. Show More Summary
If George W Bush couldn’t spell R-E-S-P-E-C-T would we have heard the end of it? It’s all…
How to figure out what Vladimir Putin might be up to next? You might stare into his eyes to plumb his soul, as George W. Bush famously did. Or you can spend serious money to study his body language, as the Pentagon has done. Defense officials confirmed yesterday that they've...
(John Hinderaker) Democrats love to say that George Bush put two wars, Iraq and Afghanistan, on the nation’s credit card. That means he didn’t push for a tax increase. But what about Barack Obama? He put a trillion dollar stimulus program, multiple bailouts, Medicaid expansion, Obamacare and God knows what else on the credit card. Show More Summary
George W. Bush will have many legacies, but one of the most important ones may be cementing Democratic majorities for a generation to come. Commenting on the chart above issued by Pew, Kevin Drum notes: You’ve probably seen this before from other sources, but the chart on the right basically shows that for the past […]
NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland -- For eight years Hollywood savaged President George W. Bush with speeches, feature films and documentaries. The Commander in Chief held his tongue and let democracy take its course. Yet Dinesh D'Souza wasn't...Show More Summary
Pew has released a new survey about the social and political attitudes of various generations, and it makes for interesting reading. The thing that strikes me the most is just how clear the trends are. Each successive generation is more...Show More Summary
There might be a bit of a double standard here, folks.
President Barack Obama made the kind of public flub Thursday night that would have dominated the news cycle had President George W. Bush said the very same thing. Obama, taking part in the White House's Women of Soul concert, announced music legend Aretha Franklin by misspelling the singer's signature song. Show More Summary
Yesterday we reported that with the US aircraft carrier, CVN-77 George H.W. Bush, anchoring in Piraeus, Greece, an unnamed US warship had been granted permission by Turkey to cross the Bosphorus and enter the Black Sea. There was speculation it may be the carrier itself, even though such a crossing would be forbidden by the Montreaux Convention. Show More Summary
Former UN Ambassador for George W. Bush, John Bolton, used CPAC to attack President Obama as though he is some kind of terrorist. “Our biggest national security crisis is Barack Obama,” Bolton began. “This is a president that does not believe in American exceptionalism, a president uninterested in national security and America’s place in the […]
Former President George W. Bush embraced SMU's mascot on Wednesday night as No. 18 SMU lost to No. 18 Louisville 84-71 in an American Athletic Conference showdown in Dallas, Texas. Plenty of luminaries were in attendance as Bush hugged the mustang while at his courtside seats. Show More Summary
The USS George HW Bush aircraft carrier With the Russian buildup of forces in Crimea continuing unabated, the internet has been filled with reported sightings of US naval vessels heading into the Black Sea, most recently the USS George...Show More Summary