Slump or Fade Out?
12:12 PM, May 1, 2014 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN
The president is in serious – perhaps, irreversible – political decline and the people who are paid to notice such things seem to be the last to have noticed. But now, as Howard Kurtz of Fox writes, they are all over it.
Justin Sink of the Hill, meanwhile, wonders if the president can “get his groove back,” what with:
At the White House, meanwhile, the political operators leave nothing to chance, not even the random tweet. As Oliver Knox at Yahoo News writes, there is someone on the president’s staff (paid, presumably) who:
This staffer vigilantly:
The Obama administration, plainly, leaves nothing to chance when it comes to the ceaseless political conversation indulged in by the political class.
The White House may never lose an argument. But after five years of economic doldrums, one foreign policy failure after another, and an endless string of pointless speeches, it finally seems to have lost the country.
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