But his "prowess" is limited. Some people are incredible musicians, some amazing authors, etc. Einstein said something aong the lines of every man is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will be considered a failure.
Obama is gifted in manipulation, but seems to have difficulty in remembering that with technology, there are records of the conflicting statements he makes. He does not understand capitalism, and projects his dependence on others for his achievements onto others.