George Bush takes on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Pres. George W. Bush Takes Ice Bucket Challenge


By NADIA SIKANDER

Former President George W. Bush joined the ALS ice bucket challenge today, and he put his own "Dubya" spin on it.

Bush initially joked in the video posted to his Facebook page that participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge wouldn't be "presidential" and sat down to write a check instead. That's when his wife, the former first lady, jumped in to splash him anyway.

"That check is for me. I don't want to ruin my hairstyle," she said smiling.

Bush then nominated Bill Clinton, saying he was happy to give the gift of a cold bucket of water for Clinton's birthday, which was yesterday.

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DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 03: President George W. Bush shakes hands with U.S. Team member Tiger Woods near the first tee before the start of the Day One Four-Ball Matches at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 3, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
391420 01: US President George W. Bush points his club at a member of the press while golfing at Andrews Air Force Base July 3, 2001 in Camp Springs, MD. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
President George Bush laying on ground lining up golf putt. (Photo by David Valdez/White House/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)
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