And he still has an approval rating as high as it is? It's the Cult of Obama!
A third trait of a cult is that complete loyalty is demanded of the followers. Dissent and criticism is not permitted. Those who dissent will be marginalized, excluded from decision making and demonized. If the leaders cannot get rid of the dissenters they will be isolated and given a name. They will be “the troublemakers” or “the grumblers”. The dissenters from within will be considered the most dangerous ones and you will find that there are divisions–those who are loyal followers and those who are suspected of being “disloyal” or “rebellious”. The disloyal and rebellious ones will be deemed “unspiritual” or “difficult”. In extreme cases the dissenters will become scapegoats and all the negativities of the group will be projected on to them....Another source for cultism HERE. Worth your time to do down the checklist. How many items can you check off as evidence of the Cult of Obama?
A recent cover of The Economist deconstructs the Cult of Obama, yet the article goes on to relate how Obama can restore his credibility:
Cult followers are obdurate in the extreme.
Additional reading: Random Thoughts by Thomas Sowell. Worth your time.