Because as Iowahawk says, the president has to fear the math.
I wish that the debate was between Obama and Ryan, rather than Obama and Romney. Because Ryan versus Biden is going to be Godzilla on Bambi. Except Bambi didn’t have hairplugs.
[Sunday morning update]
It’s not 2008 any more. And considering what happened in Wisconsin earlier this year, I suspect it’s going to look a lot more like 2010.
I don’t know about the “hope” part, but this is definitely change: “Only $51 to enter an Obama fundraiser in Chicago, but the room is only half full.”
I think they may run out of money before the election. It would seem fitting that his campaign’s finances are run pretty much the way they’ve been governing.