Current Events

George H.W. Bush Shaves Head In Support Of Cancer Victim

George H.W. Bush showed off a new hairstyle on Twitter this afternoon.


41, the beloved president and decorative sock enthusiast, shaved his head in support of the son of one his security detail. The little boy, Patrick, age two, and is currently battling leukemia.

President Bush’s entire detail joined in solidarity with Patrick. Jim McGrath, H.W.’s spokesman, tweeted pictures of the former President and Patrick alongside the security team; all were smiling, proudly displaying their newly shaven heads.


A battle close to their hearts, President and Mrs. Bush tragically lost their daughter, Robin, aged four, almost sixty years ago to leukemia. The Bushes are said to have donated money to help pay for Patrick’s medical bills. Additionally, the security team launched the website www.patrickspals.org in order to help the family cover the expenses.

[via Huffington Post]

Images via Twitter

***

Email this to a friend

Catie Warren

Catie Warren (@catiewarren9) is a contributing writer for Total Sorority Move.

27 Comments You must log in to comment, or create an account
Show Comments

For More Photos and Videos

Latest podcasts

Download Our App

Take TFM with you. Get

New Stories

Load More