Thursday, October 4, 2012

Chicago won't go quietly. Be ready for trouble and able of rapid response.

Romney Deflates the President: The first debate was a surprise. Now the challenger has to prepare for more surprises. - Peggy Noonan/Wall St. Journal
Palin Warns: Obama Camp Will Not Go Down Without Swinging; Will Pull Something - Real Clear Politics

After debate failure, Obama consults most trusted adviser... Himself!

Because isolation and insularity have worked out so well for him thus far, right? ◼ Politico quotes an unnamed Obama confidant on President Eye-candy's post-debate demeanor. Having that famous first-rate temperament, he was just the right level of angry:
Nobody had to tell President Barack Obama he had whiffed when he walked off the stage in Denver Wednesday night — nor was he in the mood for a lot of advice. “You could tell he was pissed,” said a person close to the president.