'George Told Me I Only Had 10 Minutes': Former Sen. Simpson Remembers Bush 41's Sense of Humor

  • Published on Dec 5, 2018
  • Former Republican Sen. Alan Simpson drew lots of laughs with his eulogy of his longtime friend, George H.W. Bush, telling stories of the 41st president's trademark sense of humor.
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Comments • 436

  • oShane Kasper
    oShane Kasper 18 days ago

    Why has civility died?

  • Monica Acosta-Zamora

    He’s going to be slow roasting in hell, as will Cheney, George Jr. and I’ll be there to witness it, if I don’t learn to forgive. Wars for profit, prisons for profit, and children/parents of Original Native people tortured, imprisoned, separated and deported from their own land. Tragic, tragic TRAGIC. But it’s called “patriotiKKK”. The coconuts, Oreos are having a field day!

  • Scott Dobyns
    Scott Dobyns Month ago

    GW bush made America an incorperation

  • Scott Dobyns
    Scott Dobyns Month ago

    The tree huggers idiots John Muir society and e-vote corruption Muir college in CA

  • Life Style
    Life Style Month ago


  • Life Style
    Life Style Month ago

    Arjun, mangle

  • Life Style
    Life Style Month ago

    Train, S anogration,

  • Mohieddine Kyseur591

    Think you ❤

  • Barnabas Vorreiter
    Barnabas Vorreiter 2 months ago +1

    Happy Father's Day Weekend America ...

  • heidilynn s
    heidilynn s 2 months ago

    I can’t even 😭 what beautiful and meaningful words

  • Wil Andersen
    Wil Andersen 2 months ago

    A marvelous orator... So beautiful...

  • Wil Andersen
    Wil Andersen 3 months ago

    A marvelous eulogy... so much honor and respect... Well done, Sir...

  • Bill Hamm
    Bill Hamm 4 months ago

    No more Clintons or Bushes - Never again

    • Wil Andersen
      Wil Andersen 3 months ago

      Bill... Grow up...Not the forum for your venom...

  • donny lincoln
    donny lincoln 4 months ago

    The Democrats Are DESTROYING This Nation Along With The MEAN Media

  • G Brown
    G Brown 4 months ago

    Beautifully spoken

  • robert brown
    robert brown 5 months ago

    Well done

  • Dutch
    Dutch 5 months ago +1

    The Clintons are living proof the Bushes breed with the devil.

  • Real Canadian Railfan
    Real Canadian Railfan 5 months ago

    "Friendship and loyalty.." something the orange orangutan sitting in the front row will never know. And why does Trump always sit like he hasn't had a crap in 3 weeks? He has no clue. Nice choice America.

    • Billy
      Billy 5 months ago

      24/7 rent free in your tiny mental midget maple syrup mind. So cute

  • John Francis Quinn
    John Francis Quinn 5 months ago

    Hear hear

  • GiGi W.
    GiGi W. 5 months ago

    Bill and Not Hillary. Wow!
    Great speech, though.

  • Barnabas Vorreiter
    Barnabas Vorreiter 6 months ago +1

    The American ...

  • bubbah671
    bubbah671 6 months ago +1

    So nice.

  • Marketing Heavy Duty Tow Companies

    What? No words from anyone about Georges nifty work done helping assassinate another President, John Kennedy? No mention of him spending more time in his later years with Bill Clinton than his own sons? Of course they did a lot of work together being the Poppy drug kingpins of the globe. Missed by fools, GW Bush, one of the most evil men to ever walk the planed and biggest Child and human trafficker on earth.

    • Wil Andersen
      Wil Andersen 3 months ago

      You, sir, are a first class ass...

  • John Evers
    John Evers 6 months ago

    My God! That was beautiful.

  • BMD #1
    BMD #1 6 months ago

    Those who travel the high road of humility in Washington aren’t bothered by heavy traffic...EPIC!

  • J D H 2
    J D H 2 6 months ago

    161 people have no sense of humor

  • Gen Lin
    Gen Lin 6 months ago +2

    I want him to do my eulogy!

  • Tide Falcon
    Tide Falcon 6 months ago

    I've always liked Alan Simpson. He's got a great, humorous personality, but it was kinda interesting how he praised GHWB for going back on his word and raising taxes, but seems to criticize the Republicans in congress for "turning their backs on him" over the issue

  • Donald Krause
    Donald Krause 7 months ago

    Get a Real (JOB) All you POOR Inbred, no tax paying, my dad was here, did it so I can .YOU WORK US.

  • Dustman50 Rocks
    Dustman50 Rocks 7 months ago

    George Sr was put down like a dog, by our great military, along with another traitor...John Mcain!!!!

    • Wil Andersen
      Wil Andersen 3 months ago

      Dustman... I should feel sad for such an ignorant viewpoint, but in fact, I feel bad for your Family... Idiot...

  • Gena Taylor
    Gena Taylor 7 months ago +2

    That was beautiful and obviously heartfelt.

    MALTESEFALCON1 7 months ago

    Killed by the deep state

  • Bruce Horne
    Bruce Horne 7 months ago

    The best

  • Msflamingo2008
    Msflamingo2008 7 months ago

    Truly beautiful, kind & humorous. I believe that's exactly how Pres. George W. Bush would've wanted it. RIP 💖

  • james george
    james george 7 months ago

    Simpson calls Americans "Joe Six Pack". He is an elitist ass who lives off of us.

  • swgforthefence
    swgforthefence 7 months ago +2

    💕Fortunate are those who ... when they pass, to have such a caring friend speak so very kind, and very fond of them💕. The day we "all" have "just one" friend like this, =a better world!

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  • Lena Morck
    Lena Morck 7 months ago

    We might disagree on much, but the integrity of man,,,, This is wonderful. intellect, fair discussion and daring to disagree is how we move forward as mankind. Kind regards Europe

  • Dan Pride
    Dan Pride 7 months ago


  • Roberto Bigoneo
    Roberto Bigoneo 7 months ago

    An absolutely fantastic eulogy.

  • Space Catboy
    Space Catboy 7 months ago

    alan simpson, as a young guy he went around shooting mailbox with a deer rifle

  • Lori Wagner
    Lori Wagner 7 months ago

    I had never heard of Senator Simpson before this incredible speech. What an enviable friendship these men of unquestionable integrity shared.

  • Debra Butler
    Debra Butler 7 months ago +2


  • B. Terence Harwick
    B. Terence Harwick 7 months ago

    "Those who travel the high road of humility in Washington DC are not bothered by heavy traffic.....Hatred corrodes the container it is carried in" GHWB

  • Buck Adams
    Buck Adams 7 months ago

    Great man remembering another great man. Where are they now, great men?

    • Khalid al-Masri
      Khalid al-Masri 6 months ago

      dying rapidly in a country that has no use for them anymore

  • psycleen
    psycleen 7 months ago

    10 tickles

  • Henry Shade
    Henry Shade 7 months ago

    We must remember. As eloquent as Simpson's eulogy was he is still a republican. He brought us tears, laughter and entertainment with his comments, but his record in the US Senate brought us divisiveness and hate. He opposed health care for all. Think about that - he denied babies and toddlers of poor American's families health care. He supported Reagan's criminal activity known as Iran/Contra. He opposed food stamps for hungry American families and children. While in the US Senate, he was vicious while promoting his right wing dogma. Yes he can be funny, entertaining and coy or should I say insincere, but in the end he is no friend of the needy. He is simply a garbage oligarch.

  • Chris Ducat
    Chris Ducat 7 months ago

    It's a shame that Senators like this have gone the way of the dodo...they use to be statesman who cared about their countrymen. Now they're just political whores, beholden to whoever donates the most to their campaigns.
    I'd like to have a pulse at 87...this dude is funny, smart, and sentimental at 87. What a dream :-)

  • FavreianVengeance
    FavreianVengeance 7 months ago

    George Bush was not a martyr for going against his seminal word on 'no taxes'. He was a liar.

  • Blackluuvv
    Blackluuvv 7 months ago +1

    Alan Simpson is decent and honorable man. You may not agree with his politics. What has happened to Republicans?

  • avidutubewatcher
    avidutubewatcher 7 months ago

    Great speech 🇦🇺

  • bradley small
    bradley small 7 months ago

    were you there at dealey plaza with george

    • bradley small
      bradley small 6 months ago

      @J D H 2 usclip.net/video/k3iAAv9N_rM/video.html

    • J D H 2
      J D H 2 6 months ago

      Were you made at the stupid factory?

  • Paddy Maguire
    Paddy Maguire 7 months ago

    Go to hell, Fox fucks!

  • Paddy Maguire
    Paddy Maguire 7 months ago

    Good riddance you rotton old piece of shit. Now if the rest would kindly go to hell...

  • cicero2
    cicero2 7 months ago +1

    Everybody laughs, except the Secret Service men at 3.05. True professionals!

  • picassogilamonster
    picassogilamonster 7 months ago

    best eulogy ever

  • Sconnie Panda
    Sconnie Panda 7 months ago

    is this old goat a satanic paedophile child trafficking mass killer too?

    THEBLACK JFK 7 months ago +1

    Great send off GHW Bush was a good man RIP unlike the fat POS we have in office now

    • servant firstclass
      servant firstclass Month ago

      @Theblack JFK. His father was nazi and their name not bush but schriff who supported Hitler even ghwbush. Look into the bush crime family since 1938. He took lethal for his tie to saudi sex trafficking kids and his hirrendous sick behavior. On the other hand, president trump is riding this world of the evil that they engaged in for years against children, which is human rights abuse punishable by death and assets confiscated. You brainwashed people will believe anything the msm outs out gloryfying these demins. Check it out before you speak. Many have not awoken from msm narrative where they tell you what to think,etc instead of dealing with reality. You can check this out for yourself. Its all over the place now. Once you really see what that family was and embraced, you may change your mind. Barbara bushs father was akestaur crowley, the most evil man un the world who called himself the beast. Check that out too.btw. he had jfk killed, we know that now with others like lbj. Check that out also.

  • Dick Fitswell
    Dick Fitswell 7 months ago

    That is who Jeb would marry. What a goofy lookin hair cut on a goofy lookin lady

  • Walter K Bauer
    Walter K Bauer 7 months ago

    I've been waiting for this to be uploaded.
    Between Al Simpson and the Prime Minister of Canada's lessons of the day. I felt both joy, and pain.
    I hope you all have a friend like Al. It nice to be able to Lord over them, when the chips are down.
    Just remembered to sing, Don't cry for me Argentina!!?
    For me, it will always be,
    Always look on the bright side of life!!

  • Dave Mills
    Dave Mills 8 months ago


  • Yourname Here
    Yourname Here 8 months ago +1

    Simpsons father hung out with Prescott Bush, former treasurer of Planned Parenthood and the manager of Union Bank that was seized by the US government for trading with the enemy, the NAZI'S, during WWII.
    More than likely, this is the REAL reason that the "left" loved GHW Bush so much.
    No wonder George had to ride the coattails of a populist into office.
    George was almost able to assassinate his way into the presidency when his business partners friend and NON offiCIAl Cover CIA friend, John Hinkley, $%it puppeted his son John Hinkley Sr., into shooting Ronald Reagan shortly after Reagan took office.
    Johns "Hinkley Energy" that Bush was a partner in, was about to get a fine leveled against it by Reagan.
    John Hinkley Sr. was also on the board of directors of an NGO known as World Vision.
    World Vision is a CIA cutout that also employed the man known to the world as Mark David Chapman.
    John Lennons assassin.
    So lets recap.
    1. Trading with the enemy.
    2. Treasurer of an organization that kills babies using techniques developed by Joseph Mengle.
    3. Business partner of the father of Reagans would be assassin.
    4. Business partner of the "boss" of John Lennons assassin, Mark David Chapman.
    5. Only person on planet Earth who doesn't remember where they were when JFK was shot in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963. (I won't even GO there. Trump will release those documents in 2021).
    Kevin Bacon is jealous.
    He doesn't know anybody who knows anybody who knows anybody who knows these people.
    Good riddance Bush.
    Rommel would be proud.

  • Richard Reyes
    Richard Reyes 8 months ago

    Those are words these gutless Republicans can learn from have the balls too speak up.!!

  • mike jackson
    mike jackson 8 months ago

    shows we you are all the same

  • Brickwall Jackson
    Brickwall Jackson 8 months ago

    That was a beautiful tribute.

  • tambrosia
    tambrosia 8 months ago +4

    Sen Simpson gave one heck of a eulogy....
    RIP President GHW Bush

  • swgforthefence
    swgforthefence 8 months ago +2

    ❣❣❣I just met you during this funeral. I sure would like to have a person like you in my life Mr. Simpson! ! ! You seem like a great, wonderful man! ❣👣

    • Nicholas Acres
      Nicholas Acres 7 months ago +1


  • Ammathein
    Ammathein 8 months ago

    I wish my father had connections with the CIA and FBI...

  • Gavin James
    Gavin James 8 months ago +1

    Trump sat there pretending to be human almost as difficult for him as it is for Hillary

  • BigWheelHawaii
    BigWheelHawaii 8 months ago

    This Should Tell You All You Next To Know About The Original "Cocaine Cowboy",,, George HW Bush",,,,This Crooked Prick,,, Alan "Deep Pockets" Simpson",,,, Is One Deplorable Anti American Globalist,,, Never Passed Up a Collection Plate He Didn't Rob,,,,

  • cute hure
    cute hure 8 months ago

    Obviously another evil associate who was involved with all his murderous dealings..... He's going the same place...hell.

    ONLY1KRISTYNA 8 months ago +2

    Hear that Comedians? Humor! It's healing. What a great speech. They don't make 'em like that any more. Trump is here to keep the dream alive. Rest in peace George W. Bush! You're with your creator, rest easy.

      CLAIRE TAYLOR 7 months ago

      It is now time for Mr. GHW Bush to settle his accounts with The Ancient of Days, YHWY, as we all shall. Yes it is time to let him Sleep The Sleep Of The Dead. It's no longer any concern who this man lived his life upon this earth; he is beyond our realm to punish or elevate. He belongs to YHWH and the judgements and tender mercy of Yahushua. May YHWH and Yahushua have mercy upon his soul.

  • GMAN32901
    GMAN32901 8 months ago

    Outstanding multi-day service.

  • Jerry Collins - Texas Outdoors and Motorcycle Roads

    Loyalty to his country !

  • Cheryl Webb
    Cheryl Webb 8 months ago +4

    He made everyone smile. a blessed relief on a difficult day.