In Washington, the President’s job has been relayed to loneliness – this can be changed in the long run by the voting masses but in the short run by arm twisting. The World is watching because what happens in Washington has effect all over.
By MAUREEN DOWD
For Barry, it’s really, really lonely at the top.
By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN
Here’s hoping the president goes big in his plans for his second term.
Room for Debate
How can northern Africa avoid fostering terrorism and becoming the next Afghanistan?