The last word on Bush's bulge?


Mark Follman
November 5, 2004 6:03AM (UTC)

It's time to call off the conspiracy freaks, says The Hill, mystery solved:

"Sources in the Secret Service told The Hill that Bush was wearing a bulletproof vest, as he does most of the time when appearing in public. The presidents handlers did not want to admit as much during the campaign, for fear of disclosing information related to his personal security while he was on the campaign trail."

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Mark Follman

Mark Follman is Salon's deputy news editor. Read his other articles here.

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