Someone should have been minding the store … Poor Obama he is the country’s celebrity in chief.
President Obama “obviously likes giving (teleprompter) speeches more than he does running the executive branch,” Chris Matthews said tonight.
The thrill is gone .. ?
Yes, you read that right: The MSNBC host who in 2008 felt a “thrill going up my leg” after hearing Obama speak has grown disenchanted. Tonight’s episode of Hardball saw Matthews delivering a rare, unforgiving grilling of the president as severe as anything that might appear on Fox News.
“What part of the presidency does Obama like? He doesn’t like dealing with other politicians — that means his own cabinet, that means members of the congress, either party. He doesn’t particularly like the press…. He likes to write the speeches, likes to rewrite what Favreau and the others wrote for the first draft,” Matthews said.
“So what part does he like? He likes going on the road, campaigning, visiting businesses like he does every couple days somewhere in Ohio or somewhere,” Matthews continued. “But what part does he like? He doesn’t like lobbying for the bills he cares about. He doesn’t like selling to the press. He doesn’t like giving orders or giving somebody the power to give orders. He doesn’t seem to like being an executive.”
Read more at politico.com …
Are the lamestream media being fed the stuff they need to dump Obama, and put in Biden?
Years back there was an article with a former spook saying that once Barry outlived his usefulness, the fall would be fast and total and the media would lead the way. I can’t find the article but remember reading it when it came out.