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Barack Obama the not-so-happy
warrior

Politico, by Glenn Thrush

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Posted By:PageTurner, 11/5/2012 9:12:08 PM

Barack Obama’s enthusiasm gap began at home. There is a surprisingly simple explanation for Obama’s up-and-down performance as a candidate during his reelection grind in 2012, for those lackluster TV appearances, for that epic flop Oct. 3 on the Denver debate stage that might yet cost him his presidency on Tuesday. Until the final sprint, he just wasn’t that into it. The key to understanding the Obama enigma of 2012, according to more than a dozen Obama associates interviewed by POLITICO during the campaign, is that the president enthusiastically approved the message of relentless attacks against Mitt Romney.

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If Politico is reporting this, let's hope it's a sign there are problems.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lakerman1, 11/5/2012 9:20:51 PM     (No. 8990846)

Could it be that being president messed up his drug connections?
Much of the time over the past four years, he had the glazed look of some of my former students who were potheads.
But lately, he just looks increasingly surly.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: noddy, 11/5/2012 9:29:30 PM     (No. 8990867)

I think that's just one of the reasons #1 he demanded his Blackberry.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ilovedogs, 11/5/2012 9:37:16 PM     (No. 8990887)

Super good analysis here though why the change? I don't think it was brilliant as the writer claims and he still doesn't admit that maybe just maybe we don't believe in Obama anymore IF we did at all.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 11/5/2012 9:45:15 PM     (No. 8990909)

Son, you weren't meant for the job. We've been trying to tell you that all along. Now:

Get Out!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 11/5/2012 10:15:16 PM     (No. 8990985)

Maybe a couple more doses of Reverse Grecian Formula. ( Just tryin' to be helpful- seriously, lose the lichen look)

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Reply 6 - Posted by: sgtfox of the jarhead clan, 11/5/2012 10:50:04 PM     (No. 8991051)

Warrior ? What warrior ? I know what the real ones look like and Obama doesn't even come close.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: radrelic, 11/5/2012 11:14:09 PM     (No. 8991107)

Pathologic liars are miserable when they nfind out noone believes a word they say--ego shrinking at nits worst? LOL.

Like movie stars that hit it big too fast, the fall is steep and not that fun.

He deserves to be miserable considering the tactics he has used and the company he keeps in the dark when he is alone--just him and his demons?

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