POTUS was speeding headlong into an inevitable crash. You can't buy toys at a mano a mano.
You first fill the air with bluster. Our leader is a cheerleader at a football game. But that's ok. The fans will soon forget that I ate my words and bit the bullet. I choked at the sit-down but its so much more fun to smile and laugh and have everything around you be so pretty.
After all, what's at stake here?
Just the whole friggin' world. As you walk away from the meeting, your rivals must muffle their handclaps and ask themselves,"do you believe what we just saw and heard? that's the leader of the free world!"
FDR--JFK--OBAMA--HWBUSH--CHURCHILL--AIN'T NO ROOM FOR CIRCUSMASTER?
What the hell? Ain't no fun being sad.
Can I please have more cotton candy?
His exit vehicle from Europe called for a barrel.