Scared Monkeys Radio Daily Commentary – Monday, December 29, 2008 – “Obamalot” Begins To Bristle Under Pressure From The Media
- Dana wonders if Barack Obama realizes what’s ahead in regards to media coverage of his every move.
Obama bristles as the bubble closes in … Change you can believe in, dissing the Presidential media pool reporters. Barack Obama is in for a long four year if this is how he is going to react to the glare of the media. Obama has not even been officially sworn in as President and he is having issues.
Maybe this is the reason why the media is supposed vet him and put him under the microscope during the campaign rather than carrying his water? How will Obama react when the MSM eventually wants answers and eventually there will come a point where they demand it.
All presidents and would-be presidents struggle with “the bubble” – the security detail and the always-there reporters that impose barriers to any spontaneous interaction with the outside world.
But Obama seems to be struggling particularly hard, particularly early.