It became a tradition: every second term is a complete disaster in Washington. Obama is better than Nixon because he was preparing himself from the Day One, for example, his statement that he'll still keep his own Blackberry. Secondly, Obama has nearly 90% of the press on his side and he still spied on them, take the Arab Associated Press example. And Obama also has a support of the Blacks who call any attack on President as racism..
Thousands gather in Kuala Lumpur for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit (AP)
from the article: The return of Richard Nixon