[President Obama is] the toughest leader any country could ask for in the toughest times any president has faced.Really.
How about the most undeserving of the attention he gets in what should have been an easy presidency, except he chose to squander his time to the point where it is hurting everything and everyone.
That would have been better.
If Rahm really believed what he said, then it was surely time to leave. If not, then it is more Progressivist denial of the past to Orwellize the future.