Tales from the Trail

Dick Cheney: The Thin Man

November 16, 2010

I almost didn’t recognize him.

Watching Dick Cheney, one of the most recognizable political figures of the decade, on television speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony for the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, I did a double-take.

Cheney was upset that Bush didn’t pardon Libby — president’s memoir

November 8, 2010

USA-SECURITY/CHENEYGeorge W. Bush’s memoir, “Decision Points,” is full of newsy tidbits, and there’s a lot of material about his relationship with his vice president, Dick Cheney, whom Bush considered dumping from the 2004 ticket.

No politics or punditry for George W. Bush

November 5, 2010

When George W. Bush says he’s done with politics — believe it.

bush1Not even the queen of daytime TV could draw the former Republican president into commenting on the current political scene when Bush sat down with her to discuss his new book.

Bush memoir includes some unexpected moments

November 3, 2010

Who would have thought former President George W. Bush would publicly admit that he had actually thought of dumping Dick Cheney as his veep?

George W. Bush starting to emerge from cone of silence

October 20, 2010

George W. Bush is slowly starting to emerge from a self-imposed cone of silence that he has generally adhered to since leaving Washington for Texas when he turned over the presidency to Barack Obama.

Bush memoir coming with huge first printing

October 8, 2010

We’re one month and a day away from the launch of George W. Bush’s presidential memoir “Decision Points.”

Bush book promo promises candid, gripping look at president’s life

July 15, 2010

Candid… Gripping… Shattering… are words being used to promote former President George W. Bush’s memoir “Decision Points.”