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So then I saw these photos of George W. Bush reporting for jury duty

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 8:45pm 8/5/2015 at 8:45pm

There really isn’t much to smile about these days.

Looking for something to write about tonight was an exercise in been there, done that:

(1) Obama-Kerry anointing Iran regional nuclear hegemon at Israel’s expense, and belittling people who disagree – √

(2) Anti-Israel propaganda machine firing on all cylinders – √

(3) Planned Parenthood sells baby parts for...

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Wishing President George W. Bush a very happy birthday

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 6, 2015 at 7:45pm 7/6/2015 at 7:45pm

Today, former President George W. Bush celebrates his 69th birthday.

To commemorate this great man, world class leader, and Texan, we’ve compiled some of our favorite W moments.

This great moment in baseball history

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Americans Blame Obama For Iraq Instability

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 5:45pm 6/3/2015 at 5:45pm

When he withdrew troops from Iraq, Obama himself proclaimed, “we are leaving behind a sovereign, stable, and self-reliant Iraq.”  That was in 2011.  Flash forward to now, and Iraq is none of those things; indeed, Iraq is now an ISIS strong-hold, part of their declared caliphate.

Throughout Obama’s presidency, we’ve heard him...

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Bush Defends Religious Liberty in SMU Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 8:15pm 5/17/2015 at 8:15pm

President George W. Bush gave the commencement speech at Southern Methodist University this weekend.

His speech was humorous at times but drew a major amount of applause when Bush touched on the subject of religious liberty. David McCabe of The Hill:

George W. Bush defends religious liberty

Former President George W. Bush offered a...

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George W. Bush Joins Wounded Warriors for 100k Bike Ride

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 6:00pm 5/2/2015 at 6:00pm

President George W. Bush has been quiet about politics since leaving office but has remained active in his dedication to members of our armed forces.

This weekend, Bush joined a group of wounded warriors for his annual W100K, a 100 kilometer bike ride meant to honor...

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Bush 41 in hospital over Christmas

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 26, 2014 at 9:00am 12/26/2014 at 9:00am

Former President George H.W. Bush spent Christmas this year in the hospital after experiencing shortness of breath.

From the Associated Press:

Family spokesman Jim McGrath said Thursday evening that the 90-year-old Bush remained at Houston Methodist Hospital. McGrath said Bush “had another terrific day and is in great spirits.”

He said Bush was visited...

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Once upon a time, Hillary was against “an imperial presidency”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 1:30pm 11/23/2014 at 1:30pm

Wow. It’s not often that I can say it but this new video from the GOP is really powerful.

Whoever made this video deserves a promotion. The ad uses an audio track of Hillary Clinton criticizing George W. Bush’s so-called “imperial presidency.”

Via the Washington Free Beacon:

An Imperial Presidency

A new video released...

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George W. Bush: I refuse to criticize Obama to protect the presidency

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 1:13pm 11/15/2014 at 1:13pm

Since leaving the Oval Office, President Bush (43) has avoided the limelight. Choosing to spend time writing memoirs, perfecting his painting skills, and visiting soldiers, W. hasn’t weighed in on his predecessor’s decisions.

Thursday, Sean Hannity interviewed Bush and asked him why he made the decision not to criticize President Obama, saying, “I’m sure you h...

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Inconvenient comparison: Obama’s war and Bush’s war

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 10:00am 9/25/2014 at 10:00am

When it comes to the (former?) War on Terror, the media has already been caught furiously spinning legitimate news stories in order to set Obama apart from his predecessor.

While the revisionism of the New York Times was remarkable, Michael Tomasky of the Daily Beast deserves an honorable mention:

Obama’s Iraq Is Not...

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Obama Polling Below Bush at Same Point in Presidency

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 10:30am 9/11/2014 at 10:30am

In a matter of six years, Obama has earned a higher negative rating than George W. Bush had at the same point in his presidency.

It should be noted that Obama has managed to reach these new lows in polling despite a tremendous amount of help from the media, an advantage that...

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Obama Credits [Unnamed Predecessors’] Policies With Keeping America Safe

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 8:30am 9/2/2014 at 8:30am

It’s amazing what you can miss if you don’t attend fundraisers for the Democratic Party.

Daniel Halper of the Weekly Standard tells a fascinating story about Obama at such an event in Rhode Island this weekend:

Obama: Bush-Cheney ‘Security Apparatus’ Makes Us ‘Pretty Safe’

President Barack Obama said last night at a Democratic fundraiser...

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Remember When Democrats Tried to Impeach Bush?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 1:15pm 8/2/2014 at 1:15pm

Last week was filled with impeachment mania. Everyone was wondering if the Republicans would try to impeach Obama. The Democratic Party just loved it. They hyped the subject to motivate their base and

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Revenge of the Gipper: Reagan best, Obama worst president since WWII

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11:30am 7/3/2014 at 11:30am

A Quinnipiac University National Poll released today confirms what conservatives across the country have known since 2008: that Barack Obama is a dreadful president. Via Quinnipiac University:

President Barack Obama is the worst president since World War II, 33 percent of American voters say in a Quinnipiac University National Poll released today....

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WaPo perpetuates myth that Bush Admin Iraq War supporters “outed” Valerie Plame

http://youtu.be/OwJCUZHZjV8
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 26, 2014 at 12:40pm 5/26/2014 at 12:40pm
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A reader called to my attention this sentence  in a Washington Post report about the Obama administration outing the identity of the CIA Station Chief in Afghanistan (emphasis added):

The disclosure marked a rare instance in which a CIA officer working overseas had his cover — the secrecy meant to protect his actual...

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Guess Who Nancy Pelosi Blames for the VA Scandal

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 11:51am 5/24/2014 at 11:51am

Nancy Pelosi gave Harry Reid the weekend off from raving about the Koch Brothers but was unable to come up with a new villain to blame for the VA scandal. Old habits die hard.

Joel Gehrke of The Washington Examiner…

Nancy Pelosi blames George W. Bush for Veterans Affairs scandal

House Minority Leader Nancy...

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Bush’s Brain versus Hillary’s Brain

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZComL5Txu7E
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 12:05pm 5/14/2014 at 12:05pm
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Bush’s Brain” was the name given by anti-Bush folk to Karl Rove.

Rove is in the news for raising the issue of Hillary’s hospitalization. He didn’t use the term “brain damage,” despite people claiming he did.

Instead, Rove referenced Hillary’s possible “traumatic brain injury” requiring hospitalization and special glasses.

A Washington Post analysis finds...

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Gallup: Uninsured rate still higher than under BUSH

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 9:00am 4/8/2014 at 9:00am

Stop the presses: the percentage of people without health insurance has dropped in the first quarter of 2014.

But if a decline in the uninsured rate hadn’t occurred when Obamacare began, now that would have been a shock. After all, if you give Medicaid to a whole new group of people, offer...

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