Bush's Legacy


A Very Unscientific Inquiry Into the Etymology of the Phrase ‘Iron-Ass’

A theory on where former President George H.W. Bush discovered the phrase "iron-ass."


Jeb Bush and His Family’s Foreign Policy Officially Enter the 2016 Presidential Race

Jeb Bush insists he's his own man. But as he enters the 2016 presidential race, his family's shadows loom large.

Hillary Clinton Addresses National Automobile Dealers Association Convention

Why the 2016 Campaigners’ Cliff’s Notes Should Include ISIS, Ukraine, and the Middle East

It might seem like the U.S. public doesn’t care about foreign policy, but it would be a big mistake for presidential hopefuls to ignore foreign policy. Huge.

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Rehab, Jeb Bush-Style

The Republican front-runner seems to be addicted to the warmongers and regime-changers who inspired his brother’s foreign policy. Which should drive a sane person to drink.


Jeb Bush: On Foreign Policy, I Am Not George W. Bush

Jeb Bush attempted on Wednesday to distance himself from his older brother.

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Stay Scary, America

When it comes to the U.S. response to extremists abroad, it is far better for America to be feared, and to be loved.


The Obama Legacy and the Next Two Years

Is Obama’s foreign-policy legacy anything worth crowing about?

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The Top 10 Questions About the World’s Biggest Problems

Will anyone ever outfox Putin? Why are we still using old solutions to solve the same old Middle East Problems? And where exactly are we going in Afghanistan?


Liberators Today, Pundits Tomorrow

Are ISIS's Islamist fighters CNN's next talking heads?