Bush likes long vacations .... *President Bush's Vacation Schedule starting Aug.6, 2001 – the day of the PDB warning about an impending al Qaeda attack in the U.S. http://www.americanprogress.org/site/pp.asp?c=biJRJ8OVF&b=45265 Monday, August 6 4-mile run, built nature walk in canyon, fishing. Tuesday, August 7 Golf. 3-mile run. Fishing, cookout with Mel Martinez. Wednesday, August 8 Habitat for Humanity, Waco, TX (injured finger). Worked out with weights. Thursday, August 9 Jogging, fishing, announced stem cell decision (9pm EST). Sunday, August 12 Church near Crawford. Monday, August 13 Golf, signed agriculture bill with audience of farmers. Tuesday, August 14, 2001 Thinned brush and raised money at a picnic in Colorado. Talked to children at YMCA camp in Colorado. Wednesday, August 15, 2001 Talked to children in Albuquerque, opened job-training center, addressed Chamber of Commerce, attended fundraiser for Sen. Domenici, Colorado Rockies v. Atlanta Braves. Saturday, August 18, 2001 Radio address re: faith-based initiatives. Monday, August 20, 2001 Addressed VFW Convention, toured Harley-Davidson plant, Milwaukee. Work out, dinner with friends. Tuesday, August 21, 2001 Truman High School, Independence, MO re: taxes. Wednesday, August 22, 2001 Ran, lifted weights. Thursday, August 23, 2001 Golf, Crawford Elementary School, met with horticulturalist re: trees on ranch. Friday, August 24, 2001 Press conference re: economy (1st press conference of vacation). Saturday, August 25, 2001 Ranch tour for the press (80 minutes). Sunday, August 26, 2001 Steel Plant in Pennsylvania, barbeque. Little League World Series Championship (Japan v. Florida). Wednesday, August 29, 2001 Spoke at an American Legion Convention re: military budget, tax cut. Dedicated a restored grist mill, San Antonio.