布什自己透露说，现在,在家,常被夫人劳拉使唤做家务，劳拉告诉他，刷盘子是他的“新内政”。他经常被劳拉打发,去买杂物。有一次,去买电池时，店里的工作人员惊奇地问布什说：“有没有人说过,你长得很像前总统? ”布什当时回答说：“这种事经常发生。 ”结果,这名工作人员随后还跟了一句：“那肯定会让你很郁闷吧。 ”
带着宠物狗巴尼,在社区闲逛,是布什的日常工作之一，他经常提着塑料袋，亲自为巴尼“善后”。布什曾遭遇过一次尴尬的意外。当时，他正带着巴尼在社区逛，突然,想到要跟周围的邻居打个招呼。 “因为,自从搬到这里来后，给他们的生活带来了不便，”布什说，“我已经有八年,没有在邻里间走动了，巴尼也从未在社区活动，它只知道白宫草坪、戴维营。 ”当布什准备和一个邻居握手时，发现自己的手上套着一个用来处理狗粪的塑料袋。
据悉，3月开始,传出布什写回忆录的消息，该书命名为《 决胜点》，将于2010年底出版，出版社答应,支付给他700万美元稿酬，这比克林顿《 我的生活》整整少了500万美元。布什透露说，他的回忆录,不是曝光私生活，而是将焦点放在解释-他人生中的众多决策上，小到决定戒酒，大到出兵伊拉克。
Obama how to enjoy life?
Each summer, the U.S. president has a couple of weeks holiday. President Barack Obama’s vacation time will …,- Obama’s leisure activities, primarily walking, cycling, reading, eating ice cream with her daughter, to accompany his wife Michelle enjoy the local cuisine. These activities – this year, as usual, Obama’s Vineyard vacation with his family to; Obama’s 2011 holiday.
In his spare time, Obama like a farmer, agricultural labor is his main leisure. He and First Lady at the White House South Lawn, opened a 102 square meters of small experimental fields, planted potatoes, sweet potatoes, eggplant, broccoli, lettuce, fennel and other kinds of organic vegetables, annual production of over 455 kg. Supply the White House kitchen, as a gift to others.
Sarkozy as King
France, 54, French President Nicolas Sarkozy
In France, the presidents of the expenditure budget are confidential. Sarkozy was the first French president to open their own accounts.
Within the Elysee Palace, Sarkozy has 300 square meters of private space. Here, the placing of flowers must be kept fresh, alone, the annual cost, to 28 million euros. Sarkozy spent a year drinks 100 million euros.
Sarkozy private time out, are required, air must be vacant. Thus, once an emergency situation, Sarkozy can immediately return to Paris. Sarkozy uses 61 official vehicles, 2 Airbus aircraft, 6 Falcon jet. The latest one Falcon jet presidential plane, to Bruni Sarkozy was named as “Kara One”, which cost 600 million euros.
Sarkozy men, there are about 1,000 employees, this figure is almost 2 times the Queen of England! Of these, 44 drivers and 87 cooks. Sarkozy’s Elysee Palace, the top chefs in the hotel, enjoy a free lunch. Sarkozy and Bruni For 24-hour meal. Their chefs on standby.
Sarkozy in France, lived a life like the emperor;
How do the French people he should such a situation – in France, such an approach, seen as the country’s glory, head of state to show the country’s reputation. Sarkozy is the “Sun King” Louis XIV “successor”, and therefore he deserved to live like this.
Former U.S. President George W · Bush
One of U.S. President Bush to “retire.” Bush home in Dallas, Texas, had quite laid back.
Bush himself said that, now, at home, often handle household chores his wife Laura, Laura told him washing the dishes is his “new internal affairs.” He often sent Laura, to buy junk. Once, to buy the battery, the store staff was surprised and asked Bush said: “Has anyone said you look like the former president?” Bush replied that: “such things often happen.” Results, The staff was kind enough then the sentence: “It certainly makes you very depressed it.”
With a pet dog Barney, wandering in the community, is one of Bush’s daily work, he often carrying a plastic bag, personally Barney “rehabilitation.” Dogged Bush an embarrassing accident. At that time, he was visiting in the community with Barney, suddenly, thought to keep the neighbors and say hello. “Because, since moving here, give them the inconvenience of life,” Bush said, “I have eight years, did not walk in the neighborhood, and Barney never in community activities, it only knows the White House Lawn, Camp David. “When Bush prepared to shake hands with a neighbor, and found their own hands to deal with a set of dog bags.
After retirement, Bush tried to adapt as a normal life. Some people seem willing to give him that opportunity. Dallas has a hardware store to hire retired people, that the Bush retire, after living in Dallas, the store’s owner, in the local newspaper, published an open letter to “invite” Bush to shop, part-time receptionist. Bush out of the shop to a number of “favorable treatment”, including, flexible working hours, with him to the Crawford ranch for the weekend; provide parking spaces, enough bodyguards accompanying him, and the use of additional staff to enjoy concessions.
I did not expect Bush to visit the store with his wife Laura really, into the store, they said to the manager to “find a job.” Bush spent an hour wandering, talking with store customers, bought some batteries and flashlights and other items, left, did not accept the invitation to the entry.
Leisure time, and Laura Bush often went to see a ball game to participate in community activities. September 21, Bush and his wife to Las Cowboys stadium to participate in a community service project launch, and little girl while stretching while yawning, Bush interest. Bush and his wife occasionally leave Texas. U.S. National Day, and Laura Bush attended the Woodward, Oklahoma town celebration.
Bush means of making money after retirement, and other outgoing leaders, mainly rely on speech. According to his spokesman Shier Ze said, has since retired, Bush has delivered a 30 number of speeches throughout the United States, India, Korea, China and Japan. It is reported that each of his lecture fees from $ 92,000 to $ 150,000 range, the most expensive fares of $ 400 each, the cheapest, less than $ 10.
It is reported that in March, came the news of George W. Bush to write his memoirs, the book named “decisive point” will be published by the end of 2010, publishers agreed to pay royalties to his $ 7 million, more than Clinton’s “My Life” full less than 500 million U.S. dollars. Bush revealed that his memoir is not exposed private life, but will focus on interpretation – the many decisions in his life, and decided to stop drinking small to large to send troops to Iraq.
Former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell – to make money charity dedicated master
America’s first black secretary of state, the title, as well as excellent performance in office, Powell became so deeply loved the American people, political figures, every appearance, can attract a lot of attention. Since early 2005, after leaving office, he appeared before the media the frequency, greatly reducing his retirement very busy: an active part in public speaking, philanthropy, business investment, racing and other activities.
In 2005, the U.S. media interview, the host asked Powell, “after retirement, whether they intend to continue to engage in political activities,” he decisively replied “no.” After retirement, Powell became a lot of the Foundation, the organization’s chairman, for example, Martin Luther King Memorial Foundation Honorary Chairman, “Eisenhower Research Program,” President and so on. Powell Foundation and the United States than in the University Council, a director and consultant, he is a non-profit organization “committed the United States’ main advocate.
Many people think that Powell is a master of making money. He lectures a year income, amounting to several millions of dollars, invited him to lecture, mainly large companies, institutions, organizations and universities, the average month, lecture 5 to 10 times, each time speaking fees, about 60,000 to 100,000 U.S. dollars. He is well-known Silicon Valley venture capital firm – Kleiner Perkins Caulfield and Byers’s strategic limited partner. His knowledge of the international situation, the risk of foreign investment insight and far-flung connections, is that the main reason the company hired him. In addition to lucrative, the company’s “preferential treatment” Powell – Silicon Valley do not have to go to work, only every three months, with the company who see sub-surface, other transactions can be handled by phone and e-mail. Powell left the company not to join politics after the first commercial company, he is a health care company’s investors and directors. Powell also involved in the acquisition of the Washington Nationals baseball team.
In fact, Powell’s economic minds, already revealed. In the 1990s, his army, the retired chairman of the “America Online” company director, received 24 million stock options. In 2001, he served as secretary of state, he has the “AOL” stock market capitalization rose to $ 7,760,000. He is enthusiastic about the technology sector investors, who have a lot of Intel, Microsoft and other companies. Moreover, in 1995 autobiography, “I treasure the American way”, earned him $ 6 million.
Powell couple has two daughters and a son, he has great respect for his wife’s advice, when Secretary of State, it said, only do one term, and then go home with his wife. Powell retired, with his wife, committed to “U.S. commitment to” activities, in an office building.
Powell and children who do not live together, they often met, he likes to stay with their granddaughter and grandson. Powell’s two daughters, both in New York, the eldest daughter is a Broadway actor, second daughter of television producer. Son is now a Washington law firm partner. A son, lives in Washington, Powell has been to add two grandchildren.
Spare time, Powell’s favorite reading, but also like to watch a baseball game, and occasionally play a few. Powell before, like free time playing with cars on weekends, the engine installed demolition, demolished and then loaded up. Now, he did not have time “fiddle” car, a collection of five kinds of cars. Last year, 68-year-old Powell, Indianapolis 500 miles to participate in racing, as a pilot, he was driving the car, speed up to 180 km.
Prime Minister of India: Malnutrition in India “national humiliation” (2012-01-10)
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on January 10 released a report on the status of the country’s national nutrition survey. The report shows that 42% of Indian children under five are underweight. Singh commented that malnutrition is one of India’s “national humiliation.”
AFP reported on 10 January, the report titled “Hunger and malnutrition,” respondents, nine states in India to 7.3 million households, is responsible for investigating the activities of a non-governmental organizations. Singh on the day the report of the conference, said the findings “not only inspiring, but also worrying.” Children’s risk of malnutrition, despite the decline, but this ratio is still very high.
Singh said he has repeatedly said that malnutrition is a national disgrace in India. While India’s GDP (GDP) is growing, but the national malnutrition levels are high, so, India’s efforts in that regard is not enough.
Sarkozy en tant que Roi
France, 54 ans, le président français Nicolas Sarkozy
En France, les présidents du budget des dépenses sont confidentiels. Sarkozy a été le premier président français à ouvrir leurs propres comptes.
Au sein du Palais de l’Elysée, Nicolas Sarkozy a 300 mètres carrés d’espace privé. Ici, la mise en place de fleurs doivent être maintenus frais, seul, le coût annuel, à 28 millions d’euros. Sarkozy a passé un an boit 100 M €.
Sarkozy temps privé hors, sont nécessaires, l’air doit être vacant. Ainsi, une fois une situation d’urgence, Sarkozy peut retourner immédiatement à Paris. Sarkozy utilise 61 véhicules officiels, deux avions Airbus, Falcon 6. Plus tard un jet d’avion présidentiel Falcon, à Bruni Sarkozy a été nommé “One Kara”, qui coûtera 600 millions d’euros.
Les hommes Sarkozy, il ya environ 1000 employés, ce chiffre est presque deux fois la reine d’Angleterre! De ce nombre, 44 conducteurs et 87 cuisiniers. Nicolas Sarkozy Palais de l’Elysée, les meilleurs chefs dans l’hôtel, profitez d’un repas gratuit. Sarkozy et Bruni pour 24 heures de repas. Leurs chefs en veille.
Sarkozy en France, a vécu une vie comme l’empereur;
Comment le peuple français, il devrait une telle situation – en France, une telle approche, considérée comme la gloire du pays, chef de l’Etat de montrer la réputation du pays. Sarkozy est le “Roi Soleil” Louis XIV “successeur”, et donc il méritait de vivre comme cela.