TMZ

Our TV Shows

Got a Tip?

Call TMZ at (888) 847-9869 or Click Here

George W. Bush

George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician and businessman who was the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009 and the 46th Governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000. The eldest son of Barbara Bush and George H. W. Bush, he was born in New Haven, Connecticut. After graduating from Yale University in 1968 and Harvard Business School in 1975, Bush worked in oil businesses. He married Laura Welch in 1977 and ran unsuccessfully for the House of Representatives shortly thereafter. He later co-owned the Texas Rangers baseball team before defeating Ann Richards in the 1994 Texas gubernatorial election. In a close and controversial election, Bush was elected president in 2000, becoming the fourth president to be elected despite receiving less popular votes nationwide than his opponent. Bush is the second president to have been the son of a former president. He is also the brother of Jeb Bush, former Governor of Florida. Eight months into Bush's first term as president, the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks occurred. In response, Bush announced the War on Terror, an international military campaign which included the war in Afghanistan launched in 2001 and

LATEST STORIES
  
Bush Flips for Israel

Bush Flips for Israel

Dubya -- who still has 249 days in office -- took some time away from Presidentin' to enjoy a bike ride in Israel today ... and flash his middle finger to the international press! He's either… READ MORE >

A Harey Bush

A Harey Bush

With 301 days left in office, George W. Bush posed for pics with the Easter Bunny as part of the annual Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House on Monday.Meanwhile, the U.S. death… READ MORE >

- 2343 days ago
African Men Like Bush

African Men Like Bush

With 333 days left in office, George W. Bush toured Africa and stopped to pose for pictures with a group of shirtless Ghanaian musicians on Wednesday.Wherever he goes, people seem to lose the… READ MORE >

- 2375 days ago
Bush: The King and I

Bush:
The King and I

With 370 days and 23 hours left in his reign, George Bush worked on improving Mideast relations -- by warmly greeting Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud on Monday. Shall we… READ MORE >

- 2412 days ago
Ellen Scores Interview with Bush

Ellen Scores Interview with Bush

The President is a busy man, what with trying to run the country and all, but Ellen DeGeneres found a way to get him on the phone -- by using his daughter!insertBCSinglePlayer(1333278000);Jenna… READ MORE >

- 2453 days ago
Dubya: Fashion Fascist!

Dubya: Fashion Fascist!

With 543 days left in office, George W. Bush has beefed up security at the White House so much, he's now enlisted the services of one of the most dreaded forces in the Western world -- the Fashion… READ MORE >

- 2585 days ago
Faith Hill Not Into Bush?

Faith Hill Not Into Bush?

Country songbird Faith Hill was in the Yorkville section of Toronto this weekend, and found this wacky bumper sticker that says "wtf?" -- with a picture of Dumbya on it. Er, Dubya. Faith, from… READ MORE >

- 2616 days ago
Rock to Bush: You're a "Retard!"

Rock to Bush: You're a "Retard!"

Chris Rock thinks George W. Bush is a retard. In the latest issue of Life magazine, featuring Chris on the cover, Rock is asked, "Is this country ready for an African American president?" Rock… READ MORE >

- 2719 days ago
Babs' F-Bomb More Powerful Than Nuclear Bomb

Babs' F-Bomb More Powerful Than Nuclear Bomb

As the world copes with the news of North Korea's alleged nuclear testing, there's another explosive event making an even bigger impact in the international community -- Barbra Streisand's F-Bomb.… READ MORE >

- 2874 days ago
Nicole and Brody Split -- Nic's Heart "Never In It"

Nicole and Brody Split
Nic's Heart 'Never In It'

After two months of trying to elevate their longtime friendship to something resembling a relationship, Nicole Richie and Brody Jenner have called it quits, but say that they're remaining "close… READ MORE >

- 2879 days ago

Around The Web