Video: Obama won’t directly say that he still has full confidence in Sebelius

posted at 11:21 am on November 8, 2013 by Allahpundit

He’s complimentary of her, but then he also called Joe “Wrong Number” Biden “one of the best vice presidents in our history.” If you’re stuck with keeping dead weight on your staff for political reasons, you have no choice but to half-heartedly defend them.

Emphasis on “half-heartedly.” Here’s what The Hill reported last week:

An agitated President Obama has expressed frustration to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius about the faulty ObamaCare enrollment website.

A visibly annoyed Obama behind closed doors has made clear to Sebelius that it’s her responsibility to fix what has become an unwanted second-term blunder, according to senior administration officials.

White House officials say the strong words from Obama don’t mean Sebelius is necessarily in the doghouse but that she’s responsible for fixing the problem.

In the words of one senior administration official, “She’s in a tough spot. She’s on the hook.”

The key line in the clip: “If we had to do it all over again, there would have been a whole lot more questions that were asked in terms of how this thing is working.” Says Phil Klein, aghast, in his column today about O’s lame non-apology, “This is Obama’s leading priority — the goal of liberal policy reformers for decades — and he just now figured out that he should have been more on top of the implementation process?” Precisely. Barring a major war before 2017, ObamaCare will be the most monumental “accomplishment” of Obama’s presidency. It will define his place in American history. And he knew, from the very beginning, that building the website would be an enormous challenge. Per last week’s splashy WaPo story, he gathered his staff on the night the bill was passed in March 2010 and told them to get cracking on the site the next day. “If the Web site doesn’t work,” he supposedly said, “nothing else matters.” Quite right; the same is nearly true for his presidential legacy. If the site doesn’t work and O-Care runs off the rails, nothing else matters. And now here we are, three and a half years later, and he’s wondering on camera why there wasn’t better oversight of implementation. It’s bizarre — “historically strange,” as Peggy Noonan put it:

And there is the enduring mystery of why the president, who in his career has attempted to persuade the American people to have greater faith in and reliance on the federal government’s ability to help, continues to go forward with an astounding lack of interest in the reputation of government.

He talks but he doesn’t implement, never makes it work. He allows the IRS under his watch to be humiliated by scandal, waste, ill judgements prompted by ideological assumptions. He allows his signature program, the one that will make his name in the history books, to debut in failure. In response he says bland, rounded words that leave you wondering what just got said.

We’re all reading of Jack Kennedy. He stayed up nights with self-recrimination after failure. “How could I have been so stupid?” he asked about the Bay of Pigs. A foreseeable mistake and he’d blown it, listened to the wrong people, made the wrong judgments. That man suffered over his missteps. He worried about his reputation, and the reputation of his government, and of America.

It is disorienting to not see this in a president. It is another thing about this story that feels not only historic, but historically strange.

One of the ways that Obama was touted as the anti-Bush in 2008 was that he was, allegedly, the opposite of “incurious.” He was cosmopolitan, had a Harvard Law pedigree, could banter with David Brooks about Reinhold Niebuhr while wearing perfectly creased pants, blah blah blah. More than anything, you could trust the man to be fully engaged, to ask the right questions of his underlings to make sure policy ran smoothly and to hold people accountable when it didn’t. End result: The policy’s a disaster, no one’s been held accountable, and, by his own admission, “we” didn’t ask remotely enough questions about the rollout of his signature domestic policy. That’s his legacy.


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That’s because he’s not sure yet whether or not he has to throw her under the bus…

sandee on November 8, 2013 at 11:23 AM

Perfect for the dangerous Moron who’s Chief.

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 11:24 AM

His speech writers and focus groups are still working on that issue. They’ll get back to us once they’ve found the phrase that tests the best.

Flange on November 8, 2013 at 11:26 AM

obama will keep Sibelius until she can assume even more fault for the big clusterfark, which is intentional.

Then, by executive pen or decision he’ll appoint an obama’care’ tzar, the guy who’s now in charge of fixing the site, which is the minor glitch in the big pic.

Sibelius will decide “to spend more time with family”.

Also, no changes to the law will happen through the congress/senate. It all will be via Sebelius and the Oaf who’s Chief.

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 11:26 AM

The only thing he has ever said directly is, “if you like your plan, you can keep your plan.”

change is for suckers on November 8, 2013 at 11:26 AM

You know – if you rearrange the letters of her name it spells:

IL-SEE-BUS

coincidence?

Bourgeoisie on November 8, 2013 at 11:28 AM

I wonder what will happen as Obama is exposed as an incompetent… and the Ivy League crowd no longer sees him as ‘one of them’. They aren’t very nice to outsiders, failures, or people who expose them for what they are.

I have a feeling it’s not going to be pretty for President Obama. Where’s that popcorn…

Mr Michael on November 8, 2013 at 11:28 AM

Sebelius, alas…and the most perfect Nurse Ratched of all times…

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 11:30 AM

The only thing he has ever said directly is, “if you like your plan, you can keep your plan.”

change is for suckers on November 8, 2013 at 11:26 AM

You left out a key word. He ended that statement with the word “period”.

Del Dolemonte on November 8, 2013 at 11:30 AM

Has the witch said something in Atlanta, yet?

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 11:31 AM

We’re all reading of Jack Kennedy. He stayed up nights with self-recrimination after failure.

Thinking Peggy he has any self-recrimination for anything that he has ever done in his life is a leap larger than the Grand Canyon…but hey, you and your media sycophants own this D-bag…

hillsoftx on November 8, 2013 at 11:32 AM

Del Dolemonte on November 8, 2013 at 11:30 AM

Right you are, my friend. Right you are.

change is for suckers on November 8, 2013 at 11:33 AM

Sebelius doesn’t write code … neither does Obama. But that’s not the point. You can always point to some detail or other as to why something doesn’t work. But it’s OBAMA who’s responsible for this legislation, this choice, this direction. THAT’S the problem. The direction we’re going, the choice of ObamaCare. You can talk about coding, or greedy insurance companies, or to give it time, or how people need to learn and understand how the system works. When will the realization come, “This direction is bad for the country”.

“If you try to change it, you will ruin it. Try to hold it, and you will lose it.”

He’s trying to change the health care system, according to his own beautiful, wonderful vision, of universal coverage, and he’s going to ruin the coverage that people have now.

Paul-Cincy on November 8, 2013 at 11:33 AM

And he knew, from the very beginning, that building the website would be an enormous challenge

Bull, the man wouldn’t know a laptop from a digital watch. Dog Eater has always thought his mere words could make things happen, then he tossed the real work to lackeys before sauntering off for another tee time and expecting to return and find a seamless operation that he would take credit for.

Bishop on November 8, 2013 at 11:33 AM

This is a disaster for the central claims of progressives.

ObamaCare gave the government control over 1/6 of the economy – ceding lots of power to the executive, the HHS secretary in particular – and they can’t even build a website.

For years Obama made false claims about what such an empowered executive would be able to pull off and it’s already a failure – health insurance and healthcare are both more expensive and more people will be uninsured.

And to top it all off the regime has shown itself to be utterly without transparency or accountability. So, not only are they incompetent but they can’t even be trusted to be honest with the American people. If this were a corporation the left would already be on the streets with torches and pitchforks.

gwelf on November 8, 2013 at 11:34 AM

The only thing he has ever said directly is, “if you like your plan, you can keep your plan.”

change is for suckers on November 8, 2013 at 11:26 AM

You left out a key word. He ended that statement with the word “period”.

Del Dolemonte on November 8, 2013 at 11:30 AM

And that he said it, word for word, a hundred times. Maybe a thousand times.

Paul-Cincy on November 8, 2013 at 11:34 AM

Ahhh…nothing like the rattle of a Detroit 8v-71 and the aroma of diesel exhaust.
Kathy Sebellius to the red phone please

NY Conservative on November 8, 2013 at 11:35 AM

The Obama administration – winning the “War on Women” by making sure they are the ONLY people who have to “fall on their sword”.

Precisely. Barring a major war before 2017,

.
The major war will be coming to the Middle East very soon.

You don’t really believe they are IGNORING the Israelis and Saudis screaming at them about Iran because they BELIEVE the Iranians, do you AP?

PolAgnostic on November 8, 2013 at 11:35 AM

None of this should be any shock. The guy never led anything in his life, was never in a position of managing anything of consequence…why is Noonan surprised that a guy with his background would bungle this so badly? Leadership to Obama is running out to make another speech to his followers. He knows how to campaign, but not much else.

changer1701 on November 8, 2013 at 11:36 AM

I see this debacle through the prism of race.

Outside of sports, how many whites, whatever their politics, are willing to dress down a black colleague or subordinate? Obama’s been told all his adult life how gifted and beautiful he is. There’s little in his record of slaving away late nights in the face of determined opposition and self-doubt to achieve an important goal. (Who knows what he did at Harvard Law?)

It takes an unusual man to recognize when he’s receiving special treatment and to disbelieve all the favorable reviews. Obama does a little, but now the lack of criticism from an inner circle haunts him.

Just my take, that’s all.

bobs1196 on November 8, 2013 at 11:39 AM

The only thing he has ever said directly is, “if you like your plan, you can keep your plan.”

change is for suckers on November 8, 2013 at 11:26 AM

Isn’t that remarkable that typically he’ll speak for 20 or 30 minutes and you have no idea what he just said, it’s nonsense, vague BS. And the one time he says something that actually means something, “if you like your plan, you can keep your plan”, you hear it clear as a bell … and it turns out to be a complete, utter, 100% unvarnished, bald-faced LIE. One of the very few things he’s ever said with some clarity to it. That’s the way it is with Obama.

Paul-Cincy on November 8, 2013 at 11:41 AM

“If the Web site doesn’t work,” he supposedly said, “nothing else matters.” Quite right; the same is nearly true for his presidential legacy. If the site doesn’t work and O-Care runs off the rails, nothing else matters.

“Cash for Clunkers” – - Pimp in Chief

“Worse than Carter, and by implication worse than Bushchimpey” — Historians

That will be his legacy.

One of the ways that Obama was touted as the anti-Bush in 2008 was that he was, allegedly, the opposite of “incurious.”

This hurts him and the Left the most, that his numbers are below GWB’s, aka “Bushchimpey’s”. He is less liked and less admired/respected than GWB too, by way more than the media will let on. With all his fleas, and he has many, GWB is smart as a fox, loves the Soldiers, loves people and is human.

obama is a self-appointed god, a turkey who flew high and now dropped to Earth. It’s a big splatter all over. Imagine to be him.

He is a moron, but just smart enough to know what’s going on. Just look at his pictures. He looks like hell.

He is physically and mentally clinically ill. Mark my words. The symptoms are all in front of you. I’ve told you for a long time that he’s clinically NPD’d. Now you have the evidence all around, 360 degrees. See the Symptoms section too.

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 11:42 AM

It is disorienting to not see this in a president. It is another thing about this story that feels not only historic, but historically strange.

Well, Peggy, that’s what happens when you put an unvetted, blank slate in the Oval Office simply because he’s black, but isn’t scary-sounding like Shaprton.

Bitter Clinger on November 8, 2013 at 11:42 AM

He can’t fire his escape hatch…not yet anyway.

d1carter on November 8, 2013 at 11:42 AM

GWB us also modest and look how quiet he has remained, in deference to the office of the president…never mind that obama has destroyed that too.

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 11:43 AM

“This is Obama’s leading priority — the goal of liberal policy reformers for decades — and he just now figured out that he should have been more on top of the implementation process?”

Well Phil, FIRST you have to elect a LEADER. Not a political hack from Chicago. That was your first mistake.

GarandFan on November 8, 2013 at 11:44 AM

Obama won’t directly say that he still has full confidence in Sebelius

Well, she’s already burned him once. And, like the website and his promises that we can keep our plans PERIOD, anything that personally costs him politically is put on probation at best.

Happy Nomad on November 8, 2013 at 11:44 AM

Del Dolemonte on November 8, 2013 at 11:30 AM

Right you are, my friend. Right you are.

change is for suckers on November 8, 2013 at 11:33 AM

“That means that no matter how we reform health care, we will keep this promise to the American people: If you like your doctor, you will be able to keep your doctor, period. If you like your health care plan, you’ll be able to keep your health care plan, period. No one will take it away, no matter what.”

President Barack O’bama, June 15, 2009

Here are the details that every American needs to know about this plan. First, if you are among the hundreds of millions of Americans who already have health insurance through your job, or Medicare, or Medicaid, or the VA, nothing in this plan will require you or your employer to change the coverage or the doctor you have. Let me repeat this: Nothing in our plan requires you to change what you have.

President Barack O’bama, September 9, 2009

Del Dolemonte on November 8, 2013 at 11:45 AM

Sebelius announcement: big ole nothing burger.

hillsoftx on November 8, 2013 at 11:46 AM

Paul-Cincy on November 8, 2013 at 11:41 AM

Now, now. It’s not fair to classify “we are the change we have been waiting for” as nonsense and/or vague BS. C’mon, Paul!

change is for suckers on November 8, 2013 at 11:46 AM

A visibly annoyed Obama behind closed doors has made clear to Sebelius that it’s her responsibility to fix what has become an unwanted second-term blunder, according to senior administration officials.

Throwing millions off of their health plans and leaving them hung out to dry is not a BLUNDER you a**holes… it’s a catastrophic and unfixable clusterfark.

I cannot stand these people!!!!

Key West Reader on November 8, 2013 at 11:46 AM

Sebelius announcement: big ole nothing burger.

hillsoftx on November 8, 2013 at 11:46 AM

I wonder if the new regs cover NPD..?

d1carter on November 8, 2013 at 11:47 AM

Sebelius announcement: big ole nothing burger.

hillsoftx on November 8, 2013 at 11:46 AM

Great. The liberals destroyed the mental health care system and now they gonna fix it. Wu Wu! Everybody clap ya hands now!

Key West Reader on November 8, 2013 at 11:48 AM

He is physically and mentally clinically ill. Mark my words. The symptoms are all in front of you. I’ve told you for a long time that he’s clinically NPD’d. Now you have the evidence all around, 360 degrees. See the Symptoms section too.

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 11:42 AM

I’ve been saying this since 2008. I learned all about NPD the hard way with a workplace situation where a subordinate poisoned the entire work group with her NPD. I can only imagine how being “leader of the free world” and surrounding oneself with deferential staff only feeds whatever tendencies one has with NPD.

The tell in the interview last night was when he talked about the website “burning him” before he got around to mention that the damned website has “burned” virtually everybody who has tried to enroll (as required by law).

Happy Nomad on November 8, 2013 at 11:49 AM

It is disorienting to not see this in a president. It is another thing about this story that feels not only historic, but historically strange.

When you understand that he believes it is never his fault, why would he lose sleep over anything?

BobMbx on November 8, 2013 at 11:50 AM

“I was burned by a website”….NPD on full display.

d1carter on November 8, 2013 at 11:52 AM

He talks but he doesn’t implement, never makes it work. He allows the IRS under his watch to be humiliated by scandal, waste, ill judgements prompted by ideological assumptions. He allows his signature program, the one that will make his name in the history books, to debut in failure. In response he says bland, rounded words that leave you wondering what just got said.

Powerful words from the captain of the Obama Fellatio Team.

BobMbx on November 8, 2013 at 11:53 AM

“This is Obama’s leading priority — the goal of liberal policy reformers for decades — and he just now figured out that he should have been more on top of the implementation process?”

That right there tells you everything you need to know. The Big Zero.

Tsar of Earth on November 8, 2013 at 11:54 AM

There’s a glorious “Downfall” Hitler parody in this interview.

I’ll search to see if anyone has produced it yet.

BobMbx on November 8, 2013 at 11:56 AM

I see this debacle through the prism of race.

Outside of sports, how many whites, whatever their politics, are willing to dress down a black colleague or subordinate?

bobs1196 on November 8, 2013 at 11:39 AM

A lot of otherwise fairly intelligent people believe that criticizing Obama is racist. It’s a belief based on flawed thinking, on fallacious logic. They figure, criticizing Obama is hurtful to him, and racial comments are hurtful to him, so, criticizing Obama must be racial! That’s their logic. It’s not logic, though.

Paul-Cincy on November 8, 2013 at 11:58 AM

Throwing millions off of their health plans and leaving them hung out to dry is not a BLUNDER you a**holes… it’s a catastrophic and unfixable clusterfark.
Key West Reader on November 8, 2013 at 11:46 AM

No. it isn’t a catastrophic and unfixable clusterfark.

It was the intent all along, so that people would start screaming for ‘single payer’, fully government controlled healthcare.

That , and a scam so that 0bamacronies would haul in hundreds of millions of dollars of taxpayer money.

LegendHasIt on November 8, 2013 at 11:58 AM

I wonder what will happen as Obama is exposed as an incompetent… and the Ivy League crowd no longer sees him as ‘one of them’. They aren’t very nice to outsiders, failures, or people who expose them for what they are.

I have a feeling it’s not going to be pretty for President Obama. Where’s that popcorn…

Mr Michael on November 8, 2013 at 11:28 AM

It’s already been happening in lockstep with the ObamaCare death-spiral. We’ve seen CBS and NBC with curiously critical stories. Same with lib talking heads. Same thing happened when things looked so bad months prior to the 2012 election.

But never fear. They’ll snap-back with full rubber-band power once he gets a new bag of dope.

Tsar of Earth on November 8, 2013 at 12:02 PM

And there is the enduring mystery of why the president… continues to go forward with an astounding lack of interest in the reputation of government.

Peggy is a complete cement head.

Only insofar as any contrary subjects are scared to death of it does a despot care for the reputation of his govt.

It seems that she believes that only if she persists in her inability to comprehend the “enduring mystery” that is 0b00ba will she ever be forgiven for endorsing him.

The Roman Catholic Church calls it “invincible ignorance” in another context, but it doesn’t work if you’re only faking it.

Akzed on November 8, 2013 at 12:03 PM

Outside of sports, how many whites, whatever their politics, are willing to dress down a black colleague or subordinate?
bobs1196 on November 8, 2013 at 11:39 AM

Richie Incognito and Jonathan Martin come to mind…

Akzed on November 8, 2013 at 12:05 PM

Happy Nomad on November 8, 2013 at 11:49 AM

This, and so much more.

For sure the NBC hack was prepped for the questions.

The oaf didn’t offer an apology, not even when prodded, repeatedly.

His eyes, his demeanor, his face…the guy is a destructive and dangerous moron. Don’t miss the perfect picture of obamcissus.

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 12:12 PM

LegendHasIt on November 8, 2013 at 11:58 AM

+ 200 million, alas

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 12:20 PM

Question: Is she still useful to him?

Answer: Yes. The web site is not getting fixed any time soon, and he’ll need someone to absorb the blame for at least the next 6 months.

Conclusion: She’s not going under the bus yet.

Unless: she lets her frustration get the better of her and lets slip that Obama knew the system wouldn’t even be close to ready by the deadline. If that happens, she’ll be under the bus the next day.

There Goes the Neighborhood on November 8, 2013 at 12:21 PM

The only thing he has ever said directly is, “if you like your plan, you can keep your plan.”

change is for suckers on November 8, 2013 at 11:26 AM

You left out a key word. He ended that statement with the word “period”.

Del Dolemonte on November 8, 2013 at 11:30 AM

I’m still waiting for him to get sick of being questioned by the plebes and finally ejaculatg, “Of course I lied! I had a program to sell! I would have said anything that would accomplish that! How gullible are you?!”

Hey, it could happen….

There Goes the Neighborhood on November 8, 2013 at 12:26 PM

Read below after you’ve had a chance to digest your last meal.

CBS Report: Obama So Far Has Stood By His Promise That “If You Have Insurance That You Like, Then You Will Be Able to Keep That Insurance”
Posted by Jammie on Nov 07, 2013 at 3:52 pm

That’s not a typo, and the story is dated today.

Millions of Americans are being informed they’re being dropped from their insurance plans because the plans don’t meet minimum Obamacare standards, but President Obama so far has stood by his promise that “if you have insurance that you like, then you will be able to keep that insurance.”

This is media bias on an unprecedented scale.

cajunpatriot on November 8, 2013 at 12:32 PM

CBS Report: Obama So Far Has Stood By His Promise That “If You Have Insurance That You He Like(s), Then You Will Be Able to Keep That Insurance”
Posted by Jammie on Nov 07, 2013 at 3:52 pm

Easy fix.

H/t cajunpatriot

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 12:34 PM

One of the ways that Obama was touted as the anti-Bush in 2008 was that he was, allegedly, the opposite of “incurious.”

Good point, AP.

ITguy on November 8, 2013 at 12:35 PM

This is media bias on an unprecedented scale.

cajunpatriot on November 8, 2013 at 12:32 PM

No, that happened back in 2008 when they successfully got this fraud elected President.

Del Dolemonte on November 8, 2013 at 12:41 PM

He was cosmopolitan, had a Harvard Law pedigree, could banter with David Brooks about Reinhold Niebuhr while wearing perfectly creased pants, blah blah blah.

Does “cosmopolitan” mean ghetto agitator?

freedomfirst on November 8, 2013 at 12:55 PM

Note the silence of the lambs trolls.

Schadenfreude on November 8, 2013 at 1:00 PM

“Mr. President, what is your position on….”

Present!

UltimateBob on November 8, 2013 at 1:17 PM

“… And don’t call me Shirley!”

Obama to Sebelius: “Surely you will have the HealthCare.Gov website running smoothly by the end of November?!?”

Sebelius to Obama: “Who are you F%&king kidding, Mister President and don’t call me Shirley!”

Can’t you see Sebelius as Leslie Neilsen in the ObamaCare Cockpit?

bobnox on November 8, 2013 at 2:24 PM

quoted from Klein’s article:

Perhaps even more mind-blowing for a president whose driving ambition was to prove to Americans that big government can be effective, Obama blasted the federal procurement for technology projects when asked why the Obamacare website didn’t function as well as his campaign website.

“When it comes to my campaign, I’m not constrained by a bunch of federal procurement rules,” Obama said.

He later said of the federal process, “When we buy IT services generally, it is so bureaucratic and so cumbersome that a whole bunch of it doesn’t work or it ends up being way over cost.”

Unfreakingbelievable. The government can’t do anything efficiently or economically because of all the bureaucratic regulations in place, which is exactly what he has been doing to the country for the last five years: dishing out regulations by decree and fiat every flipping chance he gets. And guess what? It makes conducting business expensive and difficult to the point of putting people out of business.

Did Obama have any clue at all to what he just said????

parke on November 8, 2013 at 3:21 PM

On the subject of Famous Obama Speech Quotes, briefly touched on by

Paul-Cincy on November 8, 2013 at 11:41 AM

, in all of Obama’s famous speeches and reputation for great oratory, I can name only two quotes:

- The “We’re not the red states of America or the blue states of America, but the United States of America…”

- “If you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor. If you like your plan, you can keep your plan. Period.”

Guess which one really sticks in my mind.

parke on November 8, 2013 at 3:33 PM

Seriously, how did this bozo ever get into Harvard Law School? If Elizabeth Warren can scam her way into the faculty by declaring she is Native American then it is reasonable to assume that Obama declared he was born in Kenya.

He is already shown himself to be bald-faced liar who will do anything for his glory.

He was born in the United States and his mother is an American. But that doesn’t mean he can’t twist the truth with outright lies or lies of omission to have the affirmative action diversity numbskulls of our Ivy League institution claim from the mountain top that we have an African admitted to Harvard Law School. It serves their racial diversity quota and it serves him with admission to the top school in the country if not the world.

Think about it. Sad thing is that 51% of the American electorate are bigger bozos for believing this con man.

islandman78 on November 8, 2013 at 4:08 PM

Well, it’s interesting that he’s “confident,” but nothing I’ve seen from him gives me any confidence that he knows what he’s talking about or that he’d tell us the truth about it if he knew it. So his statement really means nothing, except to set himself up as a liar once more. If it doesn’t work by Nov. 30, what’s he going to say?

flataffect on November 8, 2013 at 7:08 PM

…cut off his dick!

KOOLAID2 on November 8, 2013 at 9:14 PM

This is all quite simply explained: Obama is the first affirmative action president. One of these days we’re going to get a gander at SAT scores firmly in the 70th percentile. We’re going to learn about a college GPA of 2.75 in the era of massive grade inflation. We’re going to learn why as the head of Harvard Law Review he never published a single article. We’re going to learn why after 12 years of lecturing at U of Chicago he was never offered tenure and why his colleagues were not surprised.

Obama is what we used to call, in the vernacular, an “asshole.” A BS-ing, swaggering jerk who covers his dumbassedness with vacuous bluster.

Way to go, America. You twice elected the least experienced, the most egotistic, and biggest jerk ever to hold the office. A mediocre ass.

PD Quig on November 8, 2013 at 11:19 PM