Obama's Magic No Longer Works


Wed, Dec 2nd, 2009 15:11 by capnasty NEWS

It is not Obama who has changed, but rather the benchmark used to evaluate him. For a president, the unit of measurement is real life. A leader is seen by citizens through the prism of their lives--their job, their household budget, where they live and suffer. And, in the case of the war on terror, where they sometimes die.



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