Currently set to No Index

16 Little Known and Fun Presidential Facts

Would you lie to read some interesting and fun presidential facts that yo may not know? Well, you are at the right place. And to kick off we will bring you one of the more embarrassing moments for George Bush Snr.

1 George H. W. Bush Was Responsible For Coining the Japanese Phrase Bushusuru

Have you ever heard of Bushu-suru? It came about thanks to President Bush, but not the one you are thinking of. Former US President George W. Bush will forever be associated with public gaffs and mixing his words and phrases up. But it appears he may have just been trying to out do his dad.

On January 8, 1992 at around 8:20 p.m. Japan Standard Time, former US President George H. W. Bush, (George W. Bush’s father) vomited on Japanese Prime Minister   Kiichi Miyazawa, who was hosting a banquet for 135 diplomats, and then fainted. The event became a thing of comedy with networks and comedians from around the world parodying it. In Japan a new word entered the language, Bushu-suru which means “to do the Bush thing”.

| | | Next → |

Comments

Leave a Reply

avatar
  Subscribe  
Notify of

Privacy Preference Center

    Advertising cookies

    We use cookies to track and monitor visitors for better served ads

    PAPCookie_Imp_a83b2caf, c, tuuid, tuuid_lu, .bidswitch.net, ssp_data, ar1d, lcai9h, lcri5m, rum, tuuid, tuuid_lu, us, eud, rud, ruds
    PAPCookie_Imp_a83b2caf, c, tuuid, tuuid_lu, .bidswitch.net, ssp_data, ar1d, lcai9h, lcri5m, rum, tuuid, tuuid_lu, us, eud, rud, ruds

    sharethis.com

    Used for social sharing and logging in for comments

    _stid
    _stid