The decision became official as SMU’s board of trustees approved an agreement with the Bush Foundation, which will manage construction and raise money for the project, expected to cost more than $200 million.
This has to be the most ironic moment in the history of either presidents or libraries. I mean, you’ll have a copy of the Bible and My Pet Goat. What else? And $200 million?! Sweet fancy Jesus, are they going to build the place out of solid platinum?
Now that this task has been accomplished, we need to get to work finding homes for some other presidential memorial facilities.
- The Richard M. Nixon Center for Political Ethics
- The John F. Kennedy & Bill Clinton Center for the Study of Marriage and the Family
- The Ronald Reagan Institute for Marxist Research
- The Franklin Delano Roosevelt School of Dance
Did I miss anything?