Cowboy Georgie and the Oil Rustlers The Chickenhawks were pro-war sons of pro-war politicians or kingmakers. Having gone to school with those hypocrites, Trump had inside information and realized that the Vietnam War was a scam and a racket. He wanted to have nothing to do with that deal. Again you imply that Cheney was smarter than Bush and that Bush thought so, too. He wasn't and Bush didn't.