Bush: 'Eight Years Was Awesome, And I Was Famous And I Was Powerful'

George W. Bush finds life as a former president just fine and dandy.

"Eight years was awesome, and I was famous and I was powerful. But I have no desire for fame and power anymore," he said in a new interview with the Hoover Institute's Peter Robinson.
he said. "Peter, there's really no sacrifice in serving the country, particularly if you love the country like I do.

The former president is promoting a book on economic growth -- "The 4 Percent Solution: Unleashing the Economic Growth America Needs" -- put out by the George W. Bush Institute. He wrote the foreword in it. According to the Associated Press, he is "set to give brief remarks at an event Tuesday evening in Dallas featuring several of those who contributed to the book."


Anyone have any facts to display on that AWESOME period of time ?