The Bush Administration: An Oral History of the Bush White House. The threat of 9/11 ignored. The threat of Iraq hyped and manipulated. Guantánamo and Abu Ghraib. Hurricane Katrina. The shredding of civil liberties. The rise of Iran. Global warming
Cullen Murphy and Todd Purdum: this Sarah Palin–like president—because, let’s face it, that’s what he was. . . .