Mother Jones asks budding video stars for Bush send off

Fire up those new holiday gift camcorders and flip cameras to wish the 43rd president a fond farewell.

Mother Jones magazine is hosting a “Goodbye, George W. Bush” video contest:

Put your 30-second (or so), PG-13 video on YouTube labeled “Mother Jones Goodbye Bush Video” and send us the link at; all styles of entries are welcome, from simply talking at the camera to fancier stuff.

The deadline to enter is Jan. 5 and the best videos will be featured on prior to Inauguration Day.

Here’s one of the better messages offered thus far:

The other “Goodbye Bush” video submissions are a bit shaky — literally, figuratively and mannerly — so let your creativity (and good taste) shine, Colorado.