Two Obamas Linger On The Stage

The Daily Caller | 11/22/2016 | Staff
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You have to marvel at the twilight weeks of President Barack Obama’s reign. He seems alternately to be a bitter lecturer on Monday and a magnanimous monarch on Tuesday who is philosophically, almost happily, heading off into exile.

Early in the week, he is the angry tyrant who cannot believe his bravura legacy of social change has been left in the questionable possession of a real estate huckster who was never even been a community organizer. This damn Trump and his billion dollars; how did it all happen? These are the days when he offers his presumed astute foreign policy advice to President-elect Trump: he hopes the naïve and insouciant Trump won’t allow the sinister Vladimir Putin to dupe the free world, and continue on Russia’s road to expansionism. This despite the fact that Putin did exactly that under Obama’s enervated watch, gobbling up the Crimea, bullying Ukraine and having his way in Syria.

Locales - President - Shares - Charm - Humor

The foreign locales are very apropos for this globe-trotting president, as he shares his charm and good humor with anyone who will listen.

While in Germany on one more “last presidential official visit” he was especially critical of Trump in a Der Spiegel interview as he droned on about his alleged accomplishments, again imagining that his legacy will be enshrined like a piece of Mount Rushmore.

Lima - Peru - Weekend - Obama - Putin

In Lima, Peru on the weekend, Obama and Putin apparently met at the Asia-Pacific Economic Conference meet and greet. The White House says they spoke for about four minutes…about Syria…and Ukraine. Do you suppose it was two minutes on each? What, nothing about the WikiLeaks, assorted cyber attacks and the ruination of Donna Brazile?

Then Obama headed for the microphone for a news conference. It initiates another Jekyll and Hyde transformation, this time back to the thoughtful outgoing president. The ever-eager liberal media again asked...
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