The Well-Deserved Unkindness of History

The Well-Deserved Unkindness of History

by
Abby Zimet

We weren't imagining it: George W really was the worst modern president, say 238 leading
presidential scholars. The Siena Research Institute says Bush was the
most incompetent president since Warren Harding in 1923, and one of the
fifth worst ever based on factors like intelligence, communication,
foreign policy and economic matters. I'm sure many Iraqis could expound
on that. Maybe at his war crimes trial, they'll get to.

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