Good news for former President George H.W. Bush. He was released from the hospital today after suffering a fractured vertebrae in his neck last week at his home in Maine. He was said to have been cracking dirty jokes for the nurses who were caring for him. Sounds like he's on the rebound.
We can only imagine how it all went down at the time of the accident...the call for the ambulance...who made the call? Perhaps a voice actor or celebrity voice impressionist could simulate it for us. Yes, that's a wonderful idea. Here's an exaggerated dramatization using both my George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush voice impressions, written by the very talented and funny, Andy Harris:
I always remember Dana Carvey talking about what it was like meeting President Bush, and doing the impression for him in front of him. A nerve-wracking adrenaline rush, I'm sure. The closes I ever got was talking to George W. Bush on the phone, doing my impression(okay, my impression of Dana Carvey doing his impression) of George H.W. Bush. Here's how that went down: