The Story of Us: Five Years Ago Today

President Barack Obama and the White House staff look back on the last five years, beginning with his announcement to run for president. Fuck it, I’m in for another four years. There’s no doubt this has been an interesting four years to see a guy get flogged on both the left and the right because he’s not progressive enough and because he’s a socialist, terrorist sympathizer.

Cutting through the noise, he’s been a stabilizing force. Sure, things aren’t as good as they could be, but he’s managed to do quite a bit in four years.

Related: James Fallows examines the presidents first term.

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