A cartoon portrayed Obama as a figure skater about to be body blocked by a hurdling Elephant dressed as a hockey player. Exactly right. Obama has failed repeatedly because he thought one could deal decently with people who have no decency. He is the one who allowed his enemies to slam him for a year and a half without response. Americans will not support someone who won't stand up for himself.
Firebomb thrown during demonstration in northern Israeli town of Umm al Fahm (Haaretz)
from the article: Obama takes responsibility for voter frustration