Is Laura Bush Delusional?
The Bush family have recorded a Story Corps interview about George W. Bush's presidential legacy, and what they're most proud of. This is what Mrs. Bush had to say
Well, itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s certainly been very rewarding to look at Afghanistan and both know that the president and the United States military liberated women there; that women and girls can be in school now; that women can walk outside their doors without a male escort.
I worry about Afghanistan, but I will always have a special place in my heart for the women that IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve met there, both on my visits to Afghanistan and then the many women from Afghanistan whoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve traveled to the United States on scholarships or with the Afghan American WomenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Council, or with a lot of other ways that American citizens have opened their homes to women in Afghanistan so they can be educated quickly, because they missed their education when they were children or young women, because they werenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t allowed to learn anything.
Well, then. I would have been more charitable, but since Mrs. Bush has chosen this as her legacy, allow me to introduce you to Mrs. Bush's legacy: