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Is Our President a Bit of a Jerk?

dhanke Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 11:50 AM
President Hussein Obama is a god unto himself. He need not answer to any other only to him. He is profoundly arrogant self absorbed and narcissistic. jroof says it best, we hired this turkey without a background check.
John298 Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 2:14 PM
When he looses this election by historic levels it MAY bring him down a peg or two
bronxer Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 4:28 PM
he answers to valerie jarrett,an unelected svengali who rules him and moochel like the Puppeteer king who pulls all the strings...
karpe diem Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 1:30 AM
he actually has two puppeteers: jarret and Soros, and my be Soros first and then Jarret.
At law school, few people knew Barack Obama really well, and I wasn't one of them, although we did have some dealings when we overlapped The Harvard Law Review.

But in the run up to the convention, it's clear that there are people who have had extensive dealings with him -- and they don't like him very much.  Two themes have emerged from news coverage in the last two days, and they are revealing:

(1) He's selfish: