Now that she's out of the White House, Laura Bush would like to set some things straight.
For one, the perception of her as the most conventional sort of first lady — a placid Stepford Wife with perfectly-in-place hair and little to say — was never true, she says in the first newspaper interview about her new memoirs. Reporters and others stereotyped her as "a conservative woman married to a conservative president," period.
That's not how she saw herself. She spoke in her own voice and...Full Story