That question may be answered in the future when psycho-historians plumb the depths of a man whose personal flaws, combined with the myriad blunders of his hubristic neocon brain trust, in a train wreck of a presidency.
But it’s worth taking a crack at the question now since we're stuck with the dude for another 20 months.
So what the heck is wrong with Geore Bush?
Is it his profound lack of intellectual curiosity?I am well out of my depth here, so whuddya think?
Is it his demand that people be loyal to him even if it means making bad matters worse?
Is it a messiah complex growing out of his belief that he channels the wisdom of Jesus?Is he overcompensating because he may think that he has failed to live up to his father’s expectations?
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