Be sure to read Silverfiddle's essay.
Meanwhile, last night,
Obama abruptly departed the debt talks. Some in the GOP claim that he stormed out of the meeting, others say he merely left the room.
Where did he go?
In any case, Obama apparently uttered the following statement in yesterday's debt talks:
"I've reached my limit. This may bring my presidency down, but I won't yield on this."This morning, the Huffington Post ran the photo below in the masthead with the headline "Gloves Come Off":
HERE is the conclusion of the article in the Huffington Post:
Before Obama left the meeting, he gave lawmakers a directive. By Friday, the president said, the people in the room needed to have figured out what path they were going to pursue so that they could start hammering out the details.As this comment over at Weasel Zippers points out:
Obama talks nice to Hamas.Obama's version of leadership in a nutshell.
Obama talks nice to Hezbollah.
Obama talks nice to the Taliban.
Obama talks nice to Iran.
Obama talks nice to Syria.
Obama talks nice to every third world Islamic s@#t hole.
Obama walks out on Bibi.
Obama walks out on Cantor.