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It’s official now… President Obama will no doubt go down in history as “Barack the Humble”:
“You know, the one thing about being president is, after four years, you get pretty humble. You’d think maybe you wouldn’t but actually you become more humble — you realize what you don’t know,” Obama said.
“You realize all the mistakes you made. But you also realize you can’t do things by yourself. That’s not how our system works. You’ve got to have the help and the goodwill of Congress, and what that means is you’ve got to make sure that constituents of members of Congress are putting some pressure on them, making sure they’re doing the right thing.”
“Realize you can’t do things by yourself” is Obama’s way of saying “I didn’t build that,” so at least he’s ideologically consistent.
More than four years after promising to slow the rise of the oceans, end wars, close Gitmo, and the whole rainbows, gumdrops and unicorns thing, here’s the face of humility who wants to keep doing the same crap that got us into this mess claiming he’s learned from his mistakes. What a funny guy. Not “ha ha” funny, but amusing in a way: