Thursday, 3 August 2017

Checkout the different nicknames George W.Bush gave world leaders


These are the nicknames that the George W. Bush bestowed on people in his work circles.
During his time in the White House, President George W. Bush was known for his love of giving other people nicknames — "Pootie Poot" (Russian President Vladimir Putin), "Bushie," (First Lady Laura Bush) and "The Cobra" (New York Times journalist Maureen Dowd) are just some of the monikers that the one-time Republican president bestowed on people in his work circles.
Here are the nicknames after the cut.............

"Bama" and "Rock" — Barack Obama, Bush's successor as President.

"Pootie Poot" and "Ostrich Legs" — Vladimir Putin, President of Russia since 2000.

Source: BBC News

"Bushie" — mutual nickname with Laura Bush, Bush's wife and former First Lady of the United States.

"Poppy, 41, Old Man" — George H. W. Bush, Bush's father and 41st President of the United States.

Source: CNN

"Big Time", "Vice" — Dick Cheney, Bush's Vice President.

"Condi", "Guru" — Condoleezza Rice, Bush's Secretary of State

"Hogan" — John McCain, Arizona senator and one-time Republican presidential nominee.

"Boner" — John Boehner, who served as chair of the House of Education committee and, later, House Majority leader during Bush's time in the White House.

Source: Rolling Stone

"Landslide" — Tony Blair, the Prime Minister of the UK form 1997 to 2007.

"Big Boy" — Chris Christie, the scandal-ridden governor of New Jersey.

"The Cobra" — Maureen Dowd, esteemed New York Times columnist.

"Boy Genius, Turd Blossom, the Architect" — Karl Rove, Bush's senior adviser.

"Brother George" — George Tenet, former CIA director.


"The World's Greatest Hero" — Colin Powell, Bush's Secretary of State.

Source: New Statesman

"Freddy Boy, Freddo" — Fred Upton, Republican congressman from Michigan.

Source: CNN

"Barty, Bart, Danny Boy, Captain Dan, Dan the Man" — Dan Bartlett, Bush's Deputy Chief of Staff.

Lol! The man sure knew how to give unique nicknames!!

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