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August 25, 2014 7:01 PM

Maureen Dowd: Obama is alone again, naturally

When Barack Obama first ran for president, he theatrically cast himself as the man alone on the stage. From his address in Berlin to his acceptance speech in Chicago, he eschewed ornaments and other politicians, conveying the sense that he was above the grubby political scene, unearthly and apart. What started as an affectation has turned into an affliction.

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