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Is Our President a Bit of a Jerk?

Stephen37 Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 10:05 PM
I'd be interested in hearing much more of your take on him from the Harvard. I had my own experience at Columbia, and he has changed not a whit from that.
karpe diem Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 1:25 AM
if you had an experience with obama at colmbia why is it that no one even knows you knew him then? shame on you for not speaking out.
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: