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Whoa: New Book Details Obama's "Disdain" and "Anger" Towards Romney

Pajama Girl Wrote: Aug 06, 2012 10:48 AM
Regarding Obama: A man in his position doesn't have the luxury to indulge his petty emotions. It's a character flaw that Richard Nixon indulged -- and we all know how well that worked out for Nixon. Obama has a tin-ear on many issues, living as he does in a little echo chamber, so he WILL make a big mistake and go too far in attacking Romney. How can he not? His heart is full of hate and he has no one who will oppose him in his inner circle. It is embarrassing to have a president with such low self control.

While no one expects them to be best of friends, at the very least, Americans like to feel as though political opponents like Mitt Romney and Barack Obama can disagree while maintaining a level respect and decorum. This election, however, is different.

In his new e-book, Obama's Last Stand, POLITICO reporter Glenn Thrush examines the president's competitive nature and divulges that his personal feelings about past GOP candidates were nothing compared to the hatred he apparently harbors for Mitt Romney.

“One factor made the 2012 grind bearable and at times even fun for Obama: he began...