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A Day in the Life of President Bush (news and photos): 01-19-09
www.yahoo.com/news ^ | 19th January 2008 | Snugs

Posted on 01/19/2009 5:31:14 PM PST by snugs

Today is the last full day that George W Bush spent in the White House as President he telephoned current and former world leaders from Oval Office.

Also in his last full day as President he commuted the sentences of two former US border guards facing more than 10 years in prison for shooting a Mexican drug smuggler.

Secretary of Defense Roberts Gates will will sit out Barack Obama's inauguration at an undisclosed location as the "designated successor" in the event of a catastrophe, the White House announced Monday.

Pray for President Bush - Day 3050.

Enjoy Sanity Island on the President's last full day in office


TOPICS: Culture/Society; Front Page News; Government
KEYWORDS: dailydose; georgewbush; martinlutherkingday; presidentbush; sanityisland
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To: STARWISE

I just hope I can SEE him in that large crowd much less
give him a hug!

But if I get the chance.......

LOL!


301 posted on 01/19/2009 8:52:33 PM PST by LUV W (Aspire to inspire before you expire)
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To: snugs

That is gorgeous!! Thank you so much for that,
and for ALL you do. I pray things improve
every day, with Dad at home.

My 91 yr. old Mom was hospitalized with
pneumonia 2 days ago, and released today.
She’s still very weak and congested, so
I’m praying hard for her.


302 posted on 01/19/2009 8:56:08 PM PST by STARWISE ((They (LIBS-STILL) think of this WOT as Bush's war, not America's war- Richard Miniter)
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To: snugs

I am sooooooooooo going to miss this great man

Thank Snugs for putting up this thread !


303 posted on 01/19/2009 9:20:04 PM PST by Mo1
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To: no more apples; NordP; SnarlinCubBear; tommix2; MEG33; snugs; silent_jonny; MamaB; retrokitten; ...
**DON'T FORGET: Mark these links for Pres. Bush Thank You & Welcome Home Day:

mywesttexas.com

Newswest 9


304 posted on 01/19/2009 9:20:34 PM PST by STARWISE ((They (LIBS-STILL) think of this WOT as Bush's war, not America's war- Richard Miniter)
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To: snugs; rintense

Thank you snugs, and all the others for bringing us the Bush Administration and a comfy place to gather for the past eight years. Thanks to rintense for getting this started and doing a yeoman’s job for many years.

I hope Day in the Life will remain available as an archive on FR for a very long time.

Even though President Bush and Laura will regain their prized private life tomorrow (sniff!), we will need, more than ever, a Sanity Island.


305 posted on 01/19/2009 9:21:15 PM PST by ntnychik
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To: silent_jonny

I’m sorry, jonnny .. your name belongs on post #291 ... ;)
God bless us all .. heal our hearts.


306 posted on 01/19/2009 9:26:52 PM PST by STARWISE ((They (LIBS-STILL) think of this WOT as Bush's war, not America's war- Richard Miniter)
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To: snugs
God Bless you, Mr President. We have lived in safety for the last eight years because of you.

If Texas secedes from the Union, you just might be President again?

307 posted on 01/19/2009 9:47:49 PM PST by Shadowstrike (Be polite, Be professional, but have a plan to kill everyone you meet.)
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To: STARWISE

bookmarked


308 posted on 01/19/2009 9:53:55 PM PST by tommix2
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To: STARWISE

bookmarked


309 posted on 01/19/2009 9:54:06 PM PST by tommix2
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To: snugs; All

Thanks Snug for these postings all these years! These are some of my favorites -

The Love Affair in the White House!


310 posted on 01/19/2009 10:57:38 PM PST by Anita1 ( "Indeed there are those who are last who will be first, and first who will be last." Luke 13:30)
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To: snugs

Goodbye, President Bush. Thank you for all you did for us. I will miss you.

I will miss America too.


311 posted on 01/19/2009 11:11:43 PM PST by G8 Diplomat (The Middle East: We put the OIL in TURMOIL!)
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To: snugs; silent_jonny; Kaslin; daisyscarlett; All
At the White House: 1st Lt. Lou Allen’s family meets the president and his staff

First Lt. Lou Allen’s family attended a reception at the White House on Thursday, Jan. 15.

Allen’s widow, Barbara, attended with their four sons, Trevor, Colin, Sean, and Jeremy, who had their photo taken with President Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney, and Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice. Allen’s parents, Robert and Vivian, and his sister Laurene Sandstrom also attended.

President Bush gave them all gifts.

“The boys were thrilled to meet him,” Sandstrom said. “He gave all of us a hug and kiss when we were introduced. We also got to bring our cameras to take pictures of everything but the President.” Those photos were taken by a professional photographer.

Lou Allen died in Iraq in June 2005. He was a native of Chester and a science teacher in Tuxedo, N.Y.

~~~

God bless them all.

312 posted on 01/19/2009 11:11:47 PM PST by STARWISE ((They (LIBS-STILL) think of this WOT as Bush's war, not America's war- Richard Miniter)
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To: snugs; All

Thank you for this Beautiful Dose, Snugs. I just can’t Believe his Presidency is Coming to a Close. :( Words Fail. :( Bless President Bush Forever, Dear Lord.


313 posted on 01/19/2009 11:12:19 PM PST by Kitty Mittens (To God Be All Excellent Praise!!)
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To: NordP

I’m considering flying mine upside down, which I believe is considered a distress signal.


314 posted on 01/20/2009 1:04:16 AM PST by Merlinator (January 20. 2009, A National Day of Mourning)
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To: snugs; All

Enjoy your retirement Mr President - you deserve it! Thanks to all those stalwarts on the Daily Dose who have kept the faith - love you guys, you are the BEST!!


315 posted on 01/20/2009 1:53:50 AM PST by ozbushkin (From the Great Southern Land)
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To: anotherdownundergwbfan

It’s been a trial.


316 posted on 01/20/2009 2:51:55 AM PST by defconw (You can't reason someone out of a position they were never reasoned into to begin with.)
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To: STARWISE

That was my intension to do


317 posted on 01/20/2009 2:54:57 AM PST by snugs ((An English Cheney Chick - Big Time))
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To: snugs

Snugs, I cannot thank you enough for all your postings, today in particular. I’m cherishing all the photos and will visit this particular area often. What an extraordinary couple the Bushes are. May God Bless Them Always.


318 posted on 01/20/2009 3:55:01 AM PST by Saratogamema (Love this country, or leave)
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To: snugs; Jarhead2844; USMCWriter; 1stbn27; 2111USMC; 2nd Bn, 11th Mar; 68 grunt; A.A. Cunningham; ...
Defence Secretary Robert Gates, seen here in 2008, will sit out Barack Obama's inauguration at an undisclosed location as the "designated successor" in the event of a catastrophe, the White House announced Monday

Thank you, snugs.

319 posted on 01/20/2009 4:28:23 AM PST by freema (MarineNiece,Daughter,Wife,Friend,Sister,Friend,Aunt,Friend,Mother,Friend,Cousin, FRiend)
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To: STARWISE

Thank you very much Starry-eyes! Hope today doesn’t get you down.


320 posted on 01/20/2009 4:36:54 AM PST by no more apples (now what??)
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