Stirred, Not Shaken

Andy Card's face told the story. After five years as chief of staff--twice the tenure of most of his predecessors--his eyes were puffy and his skin looked gray. Three weeks ago, amid widespread calls for a White House makeover, he and Bush began talking about whether he should quit. While they mulled it over, they continued to bond as mountain biking buddies. On one ride near the nation's capital, Card took a tumble--an occupational hazard on Bush's punishing workouts--and wound up with a...
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