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The secret George W. Bush book project: It's all about Dad

The secret George W. Bush book project: It's all about Dad | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
George W. Bush worked on the book in secret for two years, without a book deal, without dribbling a word out to Bush alums or other Republicans who would have leaked it in a second. As far as the outside world knew, he was just spending all of that time working on his paintings. Only his family and friends knew about the secret book project. And, of...
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"Lie of the Year:" Can Obama recover?

"Lie of the Year:" Can Obama recover? | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
President Obama may wish he never uttered the line, "If you like your health-care plan, you can keep it." How bad has it hurt him? That depends.
Ken Feltman's insight:

It's Obama's legacy quote - right up there with FDR's "We have nothing to fear but fear itself" and Lincoln's "Of the people, by the people, for the people."

 

Uh, maybe not. Maybe it's sort of like Bush 41's "Read my lips: No new taxes."

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Oh, Brother! The psychodrama of George vs. Jeb

Oh, Brother! The psychodrama of George vs. Jeb | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
George W. Bush owns what he calls a “treasured” picture that depicts him being sworn in as governor of Texas for the first time—the image also shows what he says is his “pensive” brother Jeb in the background. George W. has studied the picture and come to a conclusion about the moody look on Jeb’s face as he stands,...
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Photos: Behind the scenes with Obama, Bush at the Nelson Mandela memorial service and aboard Air Force One.

Photos: Behind the scenes with Obama, Bush at the Nelson Mandela memorial service and aboard Air Force One. | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
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