Bush and Kerry Share a Patrician Past Of Skull and Bones


Neither man responded to repeated requests for interviews for this article. But when Tim Russert asked Bush about Skull and Bones in February on “Meet the Press,” the president said: “It’s so secret we can’t talk about it.” When Russert asked Kerry last August what it meant that both he and Bush are Bonesmen, the Massachusetts senator replied: “Not much because it’s a secret.”