George W. Bush had no previous record of accomplishment as governor of Texas, he'd mangle the English language so badly that it was a national embarrassment, most of all he was not very smart, worst of all, he led the country into a war in Iraq that was unnecessary; his reasons for starting it were fictitious and untrue.
I don't think he actually won the election in 2000; the Supreme Court awarded him that false victory. He also was fortunate to have as his two Democratic opponents Vice President Al Gore and then-Sen. John Kerry (Mass.), who were smart but dreadfully dull and never excited or inspired the party faithful.
"You know, you started off over here, Jeb! You're moving over further and further, pretty soon you're going to be off the end."
During the Vegas debate, Trump told Bush: "I'm at 42, and you're at 3 — so, so far, I'm doing better.", noting that Bush was once near center stage at GOP stage
Hezbollah is not weaker since the time they joined the war in Syria, Hezbollah is both battle-weary and battle-hardened, Hezbollah has lost many men in Syria, but it has also acquired new skills, it is overstretched, but it can operate in multiple terrains.