Saturday, October 3, 2009

Obama No Match for This Game

Well, that'll teach our sports-minded president to get involved with a political mob like the International Olympic Committee.

And he thought Chicago politics were rough and tumble ...

Whether President Obama should have involved himself so directly to bring the Olympic Games to Chicago in 2016, given the other pressing things he has on his plate these days, is fair game for the political pundits -- but this thing was never going to end well.

It seems to me that he, and the dynamic duo of wife, Michelle, and Talk Show Goddess, Oprah, had everything to lose and nothing to win when they made the long trip to Copenhagen to genuflect in front of an institution that has shown itself over the years to run a cottage industry specializing in corruption, warped judgment, and greed.

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