In spite of inheriting: 1) The Stock Market Crash of 2000-2002 caused the loss of $5 trillion in the market value of companies from March 2000 to October 2002. Dot-com bubble - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 2) In spite of Experiencing the WORST attack in USA history, far worse the Pearl Harbor, that killed 3,000 people and destroyed $1 trillion real hard assets, destroyed businesses JOB losses of 1.7 million 2002 -2003, and then required creation of a BRAND NEW Federal Agency Homeland Security 3)In spite of Experiencing the Worst hurricane SEASONS.. (7 of the 10 worst hurricanes) 1. Katrina(LA/MS/AL/SE FL) 2005 3 $81,000,000,000 3. Wilma (FL) 2005 3 $20,600,000,000 4. Ike (TX/LA/MS) 2008 2 $18,000,000,000 5. Charley (FL) 2004 4 $14,000,000,000 6. Ivan (FL/AL) 2004 3 $13,000,000,000 7. Rita (LA/TX) 2005 3 $10,000,000,000 9. Frances (FL) 2004 2 $8,860,000,000 12. Jeanne (FL) 2004 3 $6,500,000,000 Bush did NOT 1) Blame it on the economy. 2) Blame it America as Obama said: "...this is a great, great country that had gotten a little soft and we didnt have that same competitive edge that we needed over the last couple of decades. or "But weve been a little bit lazy, I think, over the last couple of decades" 3) Blame it on Americans as Obama did 'They cling to guns or religion'. 4) Apologize to the world for Americans giving a) Total deaths fighting for other countries' freedoms from : WWI to Iraq over 625,884 deaths b) Cost the USA over $6.724 trillion in 2011 dollars (WWII $4.1 trillion)! President BUSH NEVER apologized for an American ACTIONS like these: 10 most significant apologies by the President of the United States in his first four months of office as they relate to foreign policy and national security issues. Barack Obama's Top 10 Apologies: How the President Has Humiliated a Superpower Apologies to 1. France and Europe ("America Has Shown Arrogance") 2. Muslim World ("We Have Not Been Perfect") 3. Summit of the Americas ("At Times We Sought to Dictate Our Terms") 4. G-20 Summit ("Some Restoration of America's Standing in the World") 5. War on Terror ("We Went off Course") 6. Guantanamo in France ("Sacrificing Your Values") 7. Turkish Parliament ("Our Own Darker Periods in Our History") 8. U.S. Policy toward the Americas ("The United States Has Not Pursued and Sustained Engagement with Our Neighbors") 9. Mistakes of the CIA ("Potentially We've Made Some Mistakes") 10.Guantanamo in Washington ("A Rallying Cry for Our Enemies") NEVER based ON the TRILLIONS GIVEN by Americans, the lives given by Americans and the Trillions spent in providing FREEDOM to billions of people should any President EVER HAVE TO apologize and again... AT LEAST BUSH DIDN"T!!!!