They also offered a few glimpses of the lighter moments in their father’s “war on terror.” Their 20th birthdays fell less than three months after the September 11 attacks, but the party at Camp David went ahead. “We had 20 of our friends, and a really nice dinner and a karaoke machine afterward. And of course my dad had a sports tournament for the guys,” Jenna Bush said. “He was stressed out, I know, but we still had the party.”
“[H]e is very funny with boyfriends,” Jenna said. “He’s not the shotgun-dad type, he’s the joking-around-to-the-point-where-he-scares-the-heck-out- of-them type.” Hmm, that’s funny, ’cause with the country, he jokes around to the point of scaring us, plus he’s the shotgun type.