In response to:

Will Obama's Personal Popularity Save Him From His Record?

Paul_H Wrote: Jun 08, 2012 10:35 AM
"The man is a smug, pompous, egotistical condescending jerk." I saw this from the get-go. Why this b.s. about his "likability" keeps getting traction has to be some sort of myth perpetrated by the MSM. Either that or we have half a country full of like assholes who can relate to our POS prez.
traitorbill Wrote: Jun 08, 2012 11:37 AM
How likeable is a presidential candidate who refuses to wear a flag on his lapel?

On my book "tour" to promote my new book, "The Great Destroyer," hosts keep asking me to explain how President Obama can maintain high personal approval ratings when his policies are unpopular and his record is abysmal.

I first want to challenge the underlying assumption. I don't believe that President Obama is as well-liked or, at this point, even as likable as he is reputed to be. He hasn't behaved in office as a person most would consider "likable."

Assuming these polls are being accurately reported, I tend to think that many people are responding favorably to the...