Whoa nellie, here we go: New York Times columnist David Brooks said on Meet the Press Sunday morning that there’s a perception President Barack Obama has a “manhood problem” in the Middle East, a verdict he admitted came in vulgar packaging and was largely unfair.
“And let’s face it, Obama, whether deservedly or not, does have a — I’ll say it crudely, but a manhood problem in the Middle East,” Brooks said. “Is he tough enough to stand up to somebody like Assad or Putin? A lot of the rap is unfair, but certainly in the Middle East, there’s an assumption he’s not tough.”
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