George W. Bush represents US with class, gets booed at #MandelaMemorial [pic]
Posted at 8:12 am on December 10, 2013 by Twitchy Staff
Joel Taylor @JoelTaylorMetro
George W. Bush flashes up on screens; is that booing I'm hearing? #MandelaMemorial
5:03 AM - 10 Dec 2013
Media Matters represent!
Dean Meminger @DeanMeminger
Mandela memorial crowd boos former President GW Bush when his image appeared on screen.
5:04 AM - 10 Dec 2013
Did they let the Daily Kos crowd out of their moms’ basements for the Nelson Mandela memorial service in South Africa today?
Melly ;) @MimiMels
They booed George Bush? Seriously?
5:15 AM - 10 Dec 2013
And yet, George and Laura Bush remained classy and respectful as always with a standing ovation for President Obama’s eulogy.
Marshall Lambert @Marshall_ZA
George and Laura Bush give @barackobama a standing ovation after his landmark speech at the #MandelaMemorial
5:54 AM - 10 Dec 2013
Burhan Wazir @BWazir1
Beautiful and profound eulogy from one eloquent speaker to another. Bush was first to rise for the standing ovation. #MandelaMemorial
5:55 AM - 10 Dec 2013
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas was also reportedly booed during the memorial. Nah, just kidding.
The crowd cheering Abbas of Palestine and booing Bush! #MandelaMemorial—
KBR (@Ka8iR) December 10, 2013
Nabila Ramdani @NabilaRamdani
Big cheers from crowd for President Mahmoud Abbas of #Palestine, one of foreign dignitaries present at #Mandela's memorial service in Soweto
5:12 AM - 10 Dec 2013
Bush’s work in Africa speaks louder than any chorus of boos.
Marc Caputo @MarcACaputo
If Prez Bush were booed in South Africa, it speaks to profound ignorance/ungrateful-ness re his work to combat AIDS on the continent
6:23 AM - 10 Dec 2013
Ethan Rivera @EthanLRivera
George W Bush was booed at Nelson Mandela's funeral? Nevermind that Bush has done more than any politician on earth for Africa.
6:31 AM - 10 Dec 2013