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As Bush Stays Silent, His Reputation Steadily Gains

Just an old soldier... Wrote: Apr 25, 2013 5:22 PM
Haha! I guess you are excluding the current office holder, obviously!
Just an old soldier... Wrote: Apr 25, 2013 6:10 PM
Absolutely! Unless we get this thing turned around it won't matter much anyway. If we do get it back on track...
0bama will be recognized for the complete disaster that he is.
Mark1853 Wrote: Apr 25, 2013 5:33 PM
Remember R.M Nixon? He was almost universally hated following his disgraceful departure, resulting from Watergate.

Yet years after he died, he's being remembered as the genius he was, (at least in some ways), during his Presidency.

Thank God W's raising in the public eye while he's still alive.

Somehow, i think Barack-o-Clause may suffer much more than Tricky Nicky, W., or most other long-deceased Presidents.

Only time will tell. But we can always hope so, right???

Tomorrow, the George W. Bush Presidential Center will be dedicated at Southern Methodist University in Texas. It's a good time to look back on the performance of the 43rd president, who has been almost entirely missing from the public stage these past four years.

It's widely assumed that Bush is generally despised by the public. The perceptive American Interest blogger Walter Russell Mead stirred the ire of some former Bush aides when he recommended that Republicans avoid any defense of his record and move on to new issues.

But perhaps Bush's name is not mud any more. The Washington...