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    By age 40, about 20% of all males in the USA have received a DUI conviction. Of course, some men have received MORE than their allotted share, such as Vice President Richard (Dick) Cheney. Here are copies of President Bush's 1976 DUI in Maine, followed by Cheney's DUI records of two back-to-back DUI's in Wyoming. (link)

    Canada Would Ban Bush - But There Are Loopholes By Rebecca Cooper (ABC News)

    W A S H I N G T O N, Nov. 3 - Even if George W. Bush is elected president, he may need special permission to get into Canada because of his arrest for drunken driving.

     The Republican candidate for president acknowledged for the first time on Thursday that he was arrested for driving under the influence on Labor Day weekend in 1976, near his family home in Kennebunkport, Maine.

    According to Canada's Criminal Code, Bush is deemed an "inadmissible" person, in violation of Section 19 (2) (a.1) of the Immigration Act of Canada.

     In other words, he has committed a crime considered an indictable offense in Canada, and, because of that he is banned (link). continued...

    When someone is impatient and says, "I haven't got all day," I always wonder, How can that be? How can you not have all day? George Carlin

    by msmacgyver on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 04:16:54 PM PDT

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