What's left, as Tom Engelhardt impeccably argues, is HDBB investing in all manner of aerial/rhetorical contortions to prevent the world from exploding in his plumed face in the next 40 days. Then hawk, dove, butterfly and bee will gel into a bald eagle -- a formidable specimen flying over the wreckage of a dystopian future.
1. Full speech: US President Barack Obama at UN , September 25, 2012
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4. Obama Against the World , TomDispatch.com