|Defending ‘The Unnecessary Fall Of Barack Obama’ | The New Republic |
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|Judis vs. Judis on presidents and the economy - Brendan Nyhan |
Back in January, I predicted the birth of a thousand "Why Obama is failing" narratives: It's time to lay down a marker on punditry about the Obama White House. During the next eleven months, it will become increasingly obvious that...
|Obama in Disinformationland - POLITICO.com Print View |
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|Bush claims he "sees the world the way it is" - Brendan Nyhan |
During a speech in Alabama yesterday, President Bush made what has to be his most unintentionally ironic statement ever: We are a nation at war. I wish I could report differently, but you need to have a President who sees...
Newsweek is latest to blame public for Obama Muslim myth, ignore elites who promote it -- mocks "America the Ignorant" http://j.mp/d3yDMJ
|Dumb Things Americans Believe - Newsweek |
Dumb things Americans believe
CNN: "10 things Obama must do" to "minimize expected losses for his party" http://j.mp/aU8HLL Yet more tactics and messaging mumbo jumbo.
|10 things Obama must do in 10 weeks - CNN.com |
President Obama is facing criticism that his message has gone off track at a crucial time for his party and administration. With the midterm elections just 10 weeks away, the president's approval ratings are at their lowest. Analysts are predicting big wins for Republicans in November.
When Dems lose big in November, articles like that will cause people to think that the reason was a tactical/messaging failure. Not true.
|Enik Rising: Shedding a tear for bipartisanship|