You may not know this but when Barry Obama was lining up people to stab Hillary in the back and support him for the nomination, a few asked him about the midterms and he said they'd retain control of the House and Senate. But that didn't happen in 1994 -- two years after Bill Clinton was elected. It was different, Barack insisted, because they had him (Barack).
His vanity knows no bounds. That's what happens to someone who feels victimized as a child even though he encouraged it. (Kids, there's a reason Barack doesn't talk about his step-father.) Well his ego has been reality checked yet again. Jessica Taylor (Politico) reports:
Here's C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot:"