John Mack and Hank Paulson spoke about the financial crisis last night at Stern Business school.
Paulson, probably trying to dispel rumours of a rift between the two during the stressful period, talked for a few solid minutes about how great George Bush was to him during everything.
But he might have gone a little overboard.
“Bush, rather than making life difficult – there were times when he practically mothered me, to get me through this.”
It’s sweet of him to say, but also a little creepy given the strange mental image that comes to mind.
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