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Subject:  Obama seems to lack the basic emotional skill Date:  10/7/2012  7:18 AM
Author:  doubtit Number:  647491 of 757898

In 20 years in that church, he failed to see the evil side of Wright. In four years of preparing for re-election, he saw Romney only as an ideological stick figure. In short, he misjudged both men utterly. And he blames them for it.

Obama seems to lack the basic emotional skill--surely of enormous importance to any task of political leadership--of accurately sizing up other men, whether they be allies or rivals, and of adjusting his view of them to take account of new information.

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