Skip to comments.Former President Bush Skydives With Army Team
Posted on 11/10/2007 6:35:44 PM PST by RDTF
COLLEGE STATION, Texas Former President George H.W. Bush celebrated the grand reopening of his presidential museum on Saturday with a surprise skydive.
It was the former president's sixth skydive and his first since 2004, when he jumped to celebrate his 80th birthday. On Saturday, Bush was strapped to an expert from the U.S. Army Golden Knights parachute team, as he was three years ago.
Bush, now 83, had hip replacement surgery in January. He said at the time he planned to skydive in 2009 for his 85th birthday.
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God bless the old guy. He may not be my first choice as a political icon, but has a gusto for life that I admire.
After jumping out of an airplane at the age of 83, He should!
Former President Clinton was too busy muff diving to be reached for comment.
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