After a year in office, Obama either doesn’t grasp the nature of the war we are in (and the necessity to show our resolve to our enemies) or he lacks the ability to project the qualities that Americans look for in a commander in chief. Either way, it is deeply troubling and a reminder of the risk the country takes when it elects someone with no national-security, no military, and no executive-leadership experience.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009
Swoon in Haste; Repent at Leisure
Contentions' Jennifer Rubin notes the obvious: that Obama, who took three days to officially comment about the thwarted Christmas Day jihadi airplane attack and then seemed eerily detached once he did say something, is simply not up to the job: