First, it was the stress of the Denver atmosphere… Then it was “Romney is a liar”… Today, the Obama excuse for his poor debate performance is, “he was too polite to Romney”…
Every day… a new excuse…
Give me a break… Here is a novel idea Mr. President: How about taking personal responsibility for your debate loss by telling the truth.. YOU WERE WOEFULLY, INADEQUATELY PREPARED to defend a term of failed policies and broken promises. All that while facing a formidable opponent who brought TRUTH to the table.
Here are a few comments from Obama during a recent interview on the matter:
“What happened in the debate? Everybody wants to know,” radio host Tom Joyner asked Obama. “Was that some kind of genius strategy to rope-a-dope him in?”
The president ducked the Muhammad Ali comparison but said “I think it’s fair to say I was just too polite” and promised to be more combative at the second and third debates, to be held October 16 and October 22. “We’re going to take it to him.”
“By next week I think a lot of the hand wringing will be complete because we’re going to go ahead and win this thing,” Obama said.
Obama tried to explain away his subdued performance in the debate.
“You know, it’s hard to sometimes just keep on saying ‘what you’re saying isn’t true,’” he said.”It gets repetitive.”
“But, you know, the good news is, is that’s just the first one,” the president said. “And, you know, I think it’s fair to say that we will see a little more activity at the next one.”
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