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Is Our President a Bit of a Jerk?

Mike324 Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 9:48 PM
A "BIT" of a jerk? Round that up with a self-centered, America hating, egotistical, no experience having, illegal alien whose wife has the biggest caboose in we're getting close. His poor kids....having to grow up and call this sub-human dad. Terrible...just terrible.
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: