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Thread: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Quote Originally Posted by d0gbreath View Post
    I want to see Nixon carved there.

    The cliff doesn't protrude far enough to capture his nose.

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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Quote Originally Posted by evan83 View Post
    His presidency had some significant accomplishments--regardless if you agree with them or not--just like any other president in modern history. But they were significant achievements nonetheless.

    • Issued an executive order prohibiting federal funds for international family planning groups that provide abortions and contraceptive services.
    • Upheld the ban on abortions at military hospitals.
    • Reduced taxes on dividends and capital gains.
    • Made $33 million available for abstinence education programs in 2004.
    • Supports the Defense of Marriage Act - and a Constitutional amendment saying marriage is between one man and one woman.
    • Not once did Iraq ever attack America during his 8 years in office, due to his toppling of the Saddam regime.
    • Expanded the role of faith-based and community organizations in after-school programs.
    • Was the first president to get elected to have a DUI conviction, proving that anybody could be president, regardless of past misdeeds, and providing that you found Jesus.
    • Saved America from the "Clinton Recession" that was starting it's slow creep in the late 1990s, with tax cuts for the rich.
    • "Country-pop" genre of music made a triumphant resurgence during his presidency, moreso than at any time in modern American history.
    • Christian "megachurches" experienced a huge boom during his presidency that survives to this day (albeit with lesser influence), despite President Obama's stubborn "War on Religion."
    • Provided a "moral contrast" to the sexual sins of the Clinton White House.
    • Pushed through THREE raises for our military. Increased military pay by more than $1 billion a year.
    • Killed the old US/Soviet Union ABM Treaty that was preventing the U.S. from deploying our ABM defenses.
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    best part about this joke thread is could you have least picked things on the list that could have made people think it maybe wasnt a joke thread, theres like a couple good things there and thats it. LOL
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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Honestly, if it was based on significance you would have to add FDR and Reagan.

    My preferred Mt. Rushmore would have the likes of Jefferson, Van Buren, Cleveland, and Coolidge.
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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Quote Originally Posted by evan83 View Post
    His presidency had some significant accomplishments--regardless if you agree with them or not--just like any other president in modern history. But they were significant achievements nonetheless.

    • Issued an executive order prohibiting federal funds for international family planning groups that provide abortions and contraceptive services.
    • Upheld the ban on abortions at military hospitals.
    • Reduced taxes on dividends and capital gains.
    • Made $33 million available for abstinence education programs in 2004.
    • Supports the Defense of Marriage Act - and a Constitutional amendment saying marriage is between one man and one woman.
    • Not once did Iraq ever attack America during his 8 years in office, due to his toppling of the Saddam regime.
    • Expanded the role of faith-based and community organizations in after-school programs.
    • Was the first president to get elected to have a DUI conviction, proving that anybody could be president, regardless of past misdeeds, and providing that you found Jesus.
    • Saved America from the "Clinton Recession" that was starting it's slow creep in the late 1990s, with tax cuts for the rich.
    • "Country-pop" genre of music made a triumphant resurgence during his presidency, moreso than at any time in modern American history.
    • Christian "megachurches" experienced a huge boom during his presidency that survives to this day (albeit with lesser influence), despite President Obama's stubborn "War on Religion."
    • Provided a "moral contrast" to the sexual sins of the Clinton White House.
    • Pushed through THREE raises for our military. Increased military pay by more than $1 billion a year.
    • Killed the old US/Soviet Union ABM Treaty that was preventing the U.S. from deploying our ABM defenses.
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    Good idea. Hang him right in front of those rock edifices. Hurry, get to him while his parts are still moving.

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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Quote Originally Posted by Fisher View Post
    Not withstanding my disagreement with your evaluation of all Presidents being equal, Mount Rushmore isn't but so big and I do not know that we have the expertise or money to do it with anyway.
    I'm just joking around Fisher, that's one of the stupidest things that could ever happen. Just leave Mount Rushmore alone!

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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Somebody please tell me the OP's question is purely a joke of epic proportions.

    Please tell me there are not "real" people walking around thinking GWB is THAT great.

    It's just too much to insanity to consider it's real.

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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Quote Originally Posted by Dragonfly View Post
    Somebody please tell me the OP's question is purely a joke of epic proportions.

    Please tell me there are not "real" people walking around thing GWB is THAT great.

    It's just too much to insanity to consider it's real.
    LOL by his list of "great accomplishments" it has to be
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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Looks as if the OP did a trolling dump-and-run.

    The US cannot afford any more stone carvings, statues, buildings, etc.
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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?


    funny joke man.


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    Re: Should George W. Bush be put on Mount Rushmore?

    Quote Originally Posted by evan83 View Post
    His presidency had some significant accomplishments--regardless if you agree with them or not--just like any other president in modern history. But they were significant achievements nonetheless.

    • Issued an executive order prohibiting federal funds for international family planning groups that provide abortions and contraceptive services.
    • Upheld the ban on abortions at military hospitals.
    • Reduced taxes on dividends and capital gains.
    • Made $33 million available for abstinence education programs in 2004.
    • Supports the Defense of Marriage Act - and a Constitutional amendment saying marriage is between one man and one woman.
    • Not once did Iraq ever attack America during his 8 years in office, due to his toppling of the Saddam regime.
    • Expanded the role of faith-based and community organizations in after-school programs.
    • Was the first president to get elected to have a DUI conviction, proving that anybody could be president, regardless of past misdeeds, and providing that you found Jesus.
    • Saved America from the "Clinton Recession" that was starting it's slow creep in the late 1990s, with tax cuts for the rich.
    • "Country-pop" genre of music made a triumphant resurgence during his presidency, moreso than at any time in modern American history.
    • Christian "megachurches" experienced a huge boom during his presidency that survives to this day (albeit with lesser influence), despite President Obama's stubborn "War on Religion."
    • Provided a "moral contrast" to the sexual sins of the Clinton White House.
    • Pushed through THREE raises for our military. Increased military pay by more than $1 billion a year.
    • Killed the old US/Soviet Union ABM Treaty that was preventing the U.S. from deploying our ABM defenses.
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    I would have to say absolutely not. That's pretty funny though.

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