Ace @ Ace of Spades HQ:
So he’s giving interviews to ESPN, Entertainment Weekly, People, and regional media, in which the questions tend to be about sports of local cuisine. So you know, the hard questions.
I think even President Waffles could make it through such interviews. “Yes, I like your local sports clubs and I enjoy your local cuisine.”
Just a series of “humanizing” interviews– nothing about policy.
Now, my headline is not a lie. Obama really does think the national political press is too tough on him, and doesn’t give him enough credit.
Remember 2008 and the Honeymoon Swoon of 2009? Yeah, Obama considered that a period of difficulties with a hostile press.