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ron73 Wrote: Jul 18, 2012 10:43 AM
When Obama said that he "failed to tell a story," I think he meant that he didn't give enough speeches. Remember his first year? Every week he was on t.v. giving a MAJOR SPEECH. People eventually got tired of having their favorite shows and sports programs pre-empted, and Obama faded away. Now he is expressing major regret that he had to curtail those speeches. He probably has a boatload of speeches ready to go at any time. But, maybe more speeches would be good for the rest of us. When we had all had a surfeit of speechmaking, his approval rating went down after every subsequent speech.
oldnjal Wrote: Jul 18, 2012 2:28 PM
The remark brought to mind the supervisor in the movie 'Cool Hand Luke' who said that what we had, here, was a communication problem.
I have long pictured our community organizer and any, with power, that are applauding him, taking all they blame on Bush, and making it ten times worse in three and a half years.
Driving the American economy into bankruptcy, while he lies, and lies.
The message, he has failed to get over, is that being like Greece is a good thing.
James____Tx Wrote: Jul 18, 2012 4:32 PM
What we have heere is a, failure, to communicate.

Obama’s latest mea culpa just confirms how far gone this presidency is.

In an interview with CBS’s Charlie Rose, Obama says that the problem he’s had isn’t with the failed policies of his first term, but rather that he failed “to tell a story to the American people,” according to a report in the Christian Science Monitor.

"The mistake of my first term – couple of years – was thinking that this job was just about getting the policy right. And that's important. But the nature of this office is also to tell a story to the American...

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