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Laura and George W. Bush Keep in Touch with Their Granddaughter Via iPad

Laura and George W. Bush Keep in Touch with Their Granddaughter
Via iPad

Originally posted 05/12/2014 11:25AM

Their family can't be together on special occasions like Mother's Day, but thanks to technology, eager grandparents George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, will have no problem staying in touch with daughters, Barbara and Jenna, and Jenna's 1-year-old daughter, Mila, in New York. They'll just pull out their iPads.

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PHOTO: Laura Bush's Sweet Mother's Day Tribute to Her Mom | Mother's Day, Mother's Day, Laura Bush

Laura Bush's Sweet Mother's Day Tribute to Her Mom (Photo)

Originally posted 05/08/2014 11:35AM

The family resemblance is undeniable – those friendly eyes and calm smile.

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An Art Expert Reviews George W. Bush's Paintings

An Art Expert Reviews George W. Bush's Paintings

Originally posted 04/09/2014 12:30PM

The world first learned that George W. Bush had taken up painting in February 2013 after a hacker broke into his sister Dorothy’s email account and discovered two self-portraits Рlater posted online Рof the former U.S. president in the shower and bathtub.

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PHOTO: Presidents Bill Clinton & George W. Bush Watch NCAA Championship | Bill Clinton, George W. Bush

Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush Catch the NCAA College Basketball Finals Together

Originally posted 04/08/2014 10:25AM

Forget Democratic and Republican. The Final Four is one big party.

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George W. Bush Says He's 'Still Learning' When It Comes to His Painting

George W. Bush Says He's 'Still Learning' When It Comes to His Painting

Originally posted 04/03/2014 06:30PM

What's the former leader of the Free World supposed to do when he suddenly finds himself with copious free time?

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From the White House to Art House: President G. W. Bush to Have First Gallery Showing

President George W. Bush to Have First Gallery Showing

Originally posted 02/25/2014 05:30PM

President George W. Bush will show over two dozen paintings this April at his presidential library and museum in Dallas, Texas.

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Barbara Bush Hospitalized for Respiratory Illness | Barbara Bush

Barbara Bush Hospitalized for Respiratory Illness

Originally posted 01/01/2014 12:40PM

Former first lady Barbara Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with a respiratory-related issue, her husband's office said Tuesday night.

The statement from the office of former President George H.W. Bush said Mrs. Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Monday.

"She is in great spirits, has already received visits from her husband and family, and is receiving fantastic care," the brief statement said.

Just last week, Mrs. Bush, 88, and her husband, the 41st president, honored a Houston businessman and philanthropist with a Points of Light Award, a volunteer service award started by the former president.

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Jenna Bush Hager 'Really Excited' to Take Mila to Texas for Christmas

Jenna Bush Hager 'Really Excited' to Take Mila to Texas for Christmas

Originally posted 12/07/2013 10:15AM

However, her daughter is really "a little New York City baby," the Today correspondent jokes to PEOPLE

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Own a Piece of George W. Bush's Art for $30

George W. Bush Selling Christmas Ornament Featuring His Painting

Originally posted 11/25/2013 07:30AM

Add this to your holiday wish list.

You can own a piece of President-turned-painter George W. Bush's artwork in your own home.

A Christmas ornament featuring Bush's painting of a cardinal is a must-buy this holiday season at the Bush Center's Museum Store, a shop assistant tells ABC News.

"We ordered about 10,000 in total; 5,000 in red boxes and in 5,000 in green boxes," adds the assistant. "They're all just about gone."

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George W. Bush Gushes About Granddaughter on Tonight Show (VIDEO)

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George W. Bush Gushes About Granddaughter on The Tonight Show

Originally posted 11/20/2013 12:45AM

George W. Bush may have stepped away from the political spotlight, but he seems to have won the popular (audience) vote – on Tuesday's The Tonight Show.

The former president stopped by to chat with Jay Leno, matching wits with the host as he unfurled a series of off-the-cuff zingers that left both Leno and his audience in stitches.

Case in point: When the host asked why he finally accepted Leno's invitation to return to the show (this was his fourth appearance on it), a deadpan Bush, 67, slyly jabbed at Leno's upcoming exit from the show.

"You're about to head out to pasture – just wanted to see what you looked like before you got to the gate," Bush cracked.

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