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#George W Bush

# george-w-bush - Saturday 27 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge Bono is hanging out with George W Bush at his Texas ranch, for some reason Best Buds

Bono is hanging out with George W Bush at his Texas ranch, for some reason

“Bono is the real deal,” says George. Right.

# george-w-bush - Saturday 4 March, 2017

"It has changed my life": George W Bush is sticking with the painting (and he's getting better)

Bush took up painting as a hobby in 2012. His early efforts were criticised as “naive” and “clumsy”.

# george-w-bush - Monday 27 February, 2017

George W Bush isn't impressed with Trump's criticism of the media

Influential Trump aide Steve Bannon is fond of referring to the media as the “opposition party.”

# george-w-bush - Sunday 25 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge This picture of Michelle Obama hugging George W Bush has become a glorious meme Hug It Out

# george-w-bush - Friday 2 September, 2016

Romanian hacker who exposed Clinton's email server jailed for four years

Marcel Lehel Lazar also hacked a relative of George W Bush.

# george-w-bush - Thursday 7 July, 2016

'We were right all along': organisers of huge 2003 Dublin march against Iraq War

Some 100,000 Irish people protested on 15 February 2003 to oppose the invasion.

# george-w-bush - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Tony Blair did a solo run on deciding to go to war

He also planned to back a rebellion in Iraq.

# george-w-bush - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans 10 years ago, today: Here's how it happened

Retrace every step of the Storm of the Century.

# george-w-bush - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Sorry, Obama - George W Bush is more popular than you

Most Americans also rate Bill Clinton highly.

# george-w-bush - Friday 12 December, 2014

UN official calls for Bush and Cheney to be charged with torture

“It is now time to take action.”

# george-w-bush - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Column: It was the largest coordinated demonstration in human history – and they ignored it

Director Amir Amirani writes about his stunning documentary, We Are Many, which explores the 2003 Stop the War global protests and their legacy.

# george-w-bush - Friday 1 August, 2014

President Bush is writing a biography of his dad, President Bush

The book will be “heartfelt, intimate, and illuminating”. Bless.

# george-w-bush - Monday 7 April, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s been talking about Peaches Geldof, the death of a woman after a Luas crash and the Rwandan genocide commemorations.

# george-w-bush - Friday 6 December, 2013

Mandela was only taken off US terrorism watchlist in 2008

South Africa’s apartheid regime designated the African National Congress as a terrorist organisation as it fought against racial segregation.

# george-w-bush - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

George W Bush undergoes surgery to clear artery W

George W Bush undergoes surgery to clear artery

The 67-year-old is said to be in “high spirits”.

# george-w-bush - Friday 7 June, 2013

George W. Obama? Here's how the HuffPo is covering the US surveillance scandal

What do you think? Let us know in the comments section.

# george-w-bush - Thursday 25 April, 2013

PIC: The world's most exclusive club holds a rare meeting

Shootin’ the breeze at the opening of George W Bush’s presidential library in Dallas, Texas earlier today.

# george-w-bush - Monday 25 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 examples of world leaders being total softies Squee

9 examples of world leaders being total softies

All you need to do is add cats, dogs and babies to the mix.

# george-w-bush - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Column: What lessons have been learned from the Iraq War?

Ten years ago this week the United States-led “coalition of the willing” launched the Iraq War. If we’ve learned anything from the Iraq experience it’s that governments should refrain from biting off more than they can chew, says Scott Fitzsimmons.

# george-w-bush - Sunday 17 March, 2013

10 years on, Iraq War said to have cost at least 112,000 civilian lives

Including combatants on all sides and as-yet undocumented civilian fatalities that figure could be as high as 174,000, according to the Iraq Body Count organisation.

# george-w-bush - Sunday 4 November, 2012

VIDEO: 60 years of US presidential campaign ads Wonkery This post contains videos

VIDEO: 60 years of US presidential campaign ads

From Eisenhower to Obama versus Romney, this video shows how campaign videos have changed (and how a lot has remained the same…)

# george-w-bush - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

US Supreme Court to hear case of race discrimination by University of Texas

Abigail Fisher, who recently graduated from Louisiana State University, believes her failure to be accepted at the University of Texas was race-related.

# george-w-bush - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Romney caught on tape... who else has fallen foul of hidden recordings? Caught Rapid This post contains videos

Romney caught on tape... who else has fallen foul of hidden recordings?

Mitt Romney’s been caught rapid dismissing 47 per cent of American voters. Who else didn’t know the mic was on?

# george-w-bush - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

On the 11th anniversary of 9/11, agreement finally reached on memorial museum

Politicians have been instructed not to take part in the commemoration at Ground Zero in New York City later today.

# george-w-bush - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Blair and Bush should face trial over Iraq war: Tutu

Tutu said the invasion of Iraq left the world more destabilised and divided than any other conflict in history and had “hardened hearts and minds of members of the human family across the world”.

# george-w-bush - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Lazy Post of the Day: Where do politicians go on holiday? Pols On Hols This post contains images

Lazy Post of the Day: Where do politicians go on holiday?

And why doesn’t Bertie Ahern wear sun cream…

# george-w-bush - Friday 15 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Game Of Thrones apologises for putting George Bush's severed head on stake Some Neck

Game Of Thrones apologises for putting George Bush's severed head on stake

The programme makers said the prosthetic head of the former president just happened to be around the set.

# george-w-bush - Thursday 31 May, 2012

VIDEO: Bush and Obama share the stage at White House event Full House This post contains videos

VIDEO: Bush and Obama share the stage at White House event

Current and former US presidents exchanged jokes at the unveiling of Bush’s official portrait.

# george-w-bush - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Powell may not endorse Obama for second term

Colin Powell had cross party lines to endorse Barack Obama’s candidacy four years ago – but isn’t likely to do so again.

# george-w-bush - Thursday 17 May, 2012

George W Bush welcomes Arab Spring, says USA should not 'fear freedom'

Bush said the United States shouldn’t fear the spread of freedom – even if it doesn’t know what policies newly liberated countries will pursue.

# george-w-bush - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Dick Cheney cancels trip to Canada because it's too dangerous

The former vice president of the United States said that the risk of violent protest during his visit was too high.

# george-w-bush - Friday 17 February, 2012

Ronald Reagan voted best recent US president

But who do you think ranked last in the poll of how favourably presidents from Nixon to Obama would be remembered?

# george-w-bush - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Watch: Barack Obama 'sings' Lady Gaga hit 'Born This Way' Work Can Wait

Watch: Barack Obama 'sings' Lady Gaga hit 'Born This Way'

Who knew the 44th president of the United States was this talented?

# george-w-bush - Thursday 15 December, 2011

It's over: US Defence Secretary formally ends war in Iraq

Nine years, thousands dead and billions of dollars spent, the US has formally ended its mission in Iraq.

# george-w-bush - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Obama marks the end of the Iraq war

Obama didn’t try to declare victory in the decade-old war but applauded the “extraordinary achievement” of US troops in the region.

# george-w-bush - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Ms Piggy and Yo Blair: 5 of the best open-mic political gaffes Whoops This post contains videos

Ms Piggy and Yo Blair: 5 of the best open-mic political gaffes

And one other that had far reaching implications for its protagonist: Brian Cowen…

# george-w-bush - Thursday 29 September, 2011

GOP favourite Chris Christie said to be considering presidential run Chris Christie This post contains videos

GOP favourite Chris Christie said to be considering presidential run

The popular New Jersey governor faces increasing calls to enter the race although he has previously been categorical in his stance that he won’t be running.

# george-w-bush - Sunday 11 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In tonight’s Fix: 9/11 remembered on emotional day in New York and elsewhere; the latest on David Norris’ possible Áras race re-entry; and why India’s sexiest woman is coming to Dublin…

# george-w-bush - Saturday 10 September, 2011

Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded

The key moments of one of the worst days in US history in words and video.

# george-w-bush - Sunday 4 September, 2011

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say 9/11 This post contains videos

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say

Remembering the dead ten years on – Ground Zero’s restricted guest list, and the talking points they’ve been requested to stick to.

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