It Was So Much Better in the Good Old DaysExcept when it wasn't.
A minor state senator from Illinois can say pretty much what he wants. Who would care?
The leader of the Free World (even if he does not consider it so) really needs to consult a staff before opening his thought-to-be eloquent mouth.
As I have said, he knows very little of history and does not seem interested. This contrasts stunningly with Clinton and Dubya.