Here's President Obama's speech about the budget yesterday in case you missed it:
I thought it was actually pretty good. Or as Rachel Maddow said, "Unexpectedly satisfying." Everyone on MSNBC had a major hard on for the speech and here's a clip from Maddow's show that highlight some of the best parts in case you don't want to watch the whole thing:
People often mention how Obama often seems calm or "sedate." I think it's amusing because I really think that's just his demeanor. And I like it. I don't care if it's just a run up to the 2012 elections either. It's still refreshing to see some backbone in the Democratic party.