I must say I’m looking forward to the beach volleyball event uniforms…
This is, or should be, a HUGE political mistake for Obama. While Iran is busily building nuclear bombs, Honduras is on the verge of civil war, Afghanistan is backsliding daily and his “signature” legislative effort is falling apart in the Senate, Obama very publicly flew to Denmark to overtly campaign for Chicago to receive the Olympics.
Chicago was one of the first cities voted out.
So not only did he fiddle while Rome burned, he fiddled very, very badly. He was unable to turn his “world class charisma” into a virtually insignificant political accomplishment.
Drudge’s headline was “The EGO has landed.” I thought that was perfect.