The worst rise to the top in politics, inevitably. This is a fact of human nature – those who seek power are also those who want power for themselves. During elections, it is he who can lie about himself and provide the best and most believable untruths about what he will give the American people who will be elected. By an overwhelming margin, campaign promises and statements turn out to be false after the election is over and the promisor is in office.
In short, everyone knows politicians are liars. Thus the jokes, y’see?
Apparently, we are just now learning that Obama has sociopathic tendencies and the ability to dissociate from anything going on in his administration or the world. Or is this just perhaps something those thick skulls in the media are finally learning?