One has to feel sorry for the Egyptians demonstrating against Mubarak in Tahrir Square. Obama comes on TV and they behold classic Goldilocks Syndrome. To be fair, this one of those situations that can reward a certain public ambiguity.
Newt Gingrich told me his favorite movie is ’300′. At first, I was polite, like, ‘Oh, thank you.’ But then I said, ‘Wait a minute. You’re Newt Gingrich. That’s amazing.’ — Gerard Butler at 2013 WHCA Dinner (proving air heads afflict both genders)