In what is probably not a seminar on how to win friends, Facebook is re-webcasting yesterday’s discussion between George W. Bush and Mark Zuckerberg at the company’s Palo Alto headquarters. Bush’s book, Decision Points, sits atop Publisher’s Weekly Hardcover Nonfiction list. (You can read the first 19 pages of the book at

While Bush may not be the most popular political figure in the Bay Area, he did at least say his favorite baseball player growing up was Willie Mays. He also got off a few funny lines, including this one: “If you see me at the airport, I hope you wave at me, with all five fingers.”

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Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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