She once got detention for flipping the bird in a school photo. She also pulled a massively publicized "lip slip" during his presidency while taking her underwear off in public and flashing her family's namesake for paparazzi everywhere. And while she bears no physical scars from the crowd-surfing gone awry, Bush insists she is still haunted by the incident to this very day. As if an adolescence in the public spotlight isn't hard enough, Bush also experienced an incredibly painful loss during her teen years: So were her grandfather and great-grandfather.
As if an adolescence in the public spotlight isn't hard enough, Bush also experienced an incredibly painful loss during her teen years:
The untold truth of Barbara Bush
Maybe it's the current climate, but our parents raised us to have our own opinions and emotions and be curious independent thinkers. She lost her high school boyfriend to suicide Getty Images. Apparently, Bush wakes up to a text from her dad every single day. That Pearl Jam concert. Even though she's an extremely well-read and intelligent woman, here is a picture of a journalist asking her "assets" a question, showing everyone exactly the kind of image that this politician's daughter is upholding in the media: