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Clinton Magic Cannot Obscure Obama Record

dahni Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 1:15 PM
Obama counts increased numbers of food stamp recipients, unemployment benefits, government jobs to supervise food stamps and unemployment, etc. as being working at jobs created by Obama. Obama confuses (among other things) the difference between consumers of tax dollars and producers of tax dollars.

The Byzantine relations between President Obama and former President Bill Clinton could fill several psychology textbooks, providing juicy examples of passive aggression, older man/younger man competition, complex alliances (Hillary as secretary of state is the perfect embodiment of the maxim to "keep your friends close but your enemies closer"), and mutual interests.

That the president needs Bill Clinton now to make his case to the country must be richly satisfying to the only American whose ego can compete with Barack H. Obama's.

Let's recall that one of Obama's supposed triumphs in 2008 was defeating the vaunted Clinton machine....