"Technology is dominated by two types of people: those who understand what they do not manage and those who manage what they do not understand."
The book also discussed a number of related laws, particularly "Putt's Corollary", which is more formally known as the "First Corollary to Putt's Law":
"Every technical hierarchy, in time, develops a competence inversion."
The idea was fleshed out in "The Dilbert Principle".
Scott Adams wrote of the pointy hair boss regarding the workers, "I don't understand what you do. It must be easy for you."
Doesn't that describe Obama to a tee?