I just read the transcript of the press conference after reading such discussions on DU as
After reading it all, it was this very short exchange that illuminated it all
With respect to the bottom line in terms of what my core principles are —
Q Where is your line in the sand?
THE PRESIDENT: Well, look, I’ve got a whole bunch of lines in the sand.
I guess he doesn’t even get the concept of core, or line in the sand.
FYI, for people who have principles, THERE’S ONLY ONE OF THEM.
Not a bunch. Making taxes for the rich temporary is the same “line in the sand W had. And this was the last chance to get rid of them.
Obama has no core. No line. Just a bunch of caves.