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Is Our President a Bit of a Jerk?

NotPropagandized Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 2:00 AM
He's a phony since he's simply NOT a nice person to have controlling the lives of conservatives. Have ALWAYS seen him as a jerk. Tired of people saying he's likeable and intelligent. He ain't.
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: