You know it’s bad for Obama when even his “hometown”, the bastion of corrupt politics, starts explaining why he shouldn’t run for reelection.
But there is good news for the president. I checked the Constitution, and he is under no compulsion to run for re-election. He can scrap the campaign, bag the fundraising calls and never watch another Republican debate as long as he’s willing to vacate the premises by Jan. 20, 2013.
Seriously, that’s got to hurt. Then again fearless leader is so dense he might read the article and some how think it’s a compliment.
Read the whole thing, there’s some awesome line’s in there. I think my personal favorite is:
Someone said that when a man is smitten with a beautiful woman, he
should remember that somebody somewhere is tired of her. Likewise, the
most inspiring presidents get stale after years of constant
It’s by no means the first time I’ve seen this analogy, but it’s down right amazing to see these come out of an editor at the Chicago Times of all places.
I’m not counting my chickens yet, I wouldn’t be surprised to see the GOP auger the Presidential election into the ground. At the same time there’s a large uphill battle the Democrats are going to have just to retain the presidency. I think I should start a pool on who’s going to screw the pooch.