1.) Chris Matthews Whines About Sun Harming Obama’s Berlin Speech
The setting sun almost ruined Obama’s speech in Berlin, according to Chris Matthews, by making it impossible to read his teleprompter, thus making it difficult for him to finish his speech.
2.) NBC’s Todd Excuses Obama’s Poor Speech Performance: Crowd Too Small, ‘It Was Hot’
Todd then grasped at other reasons for the lackluster event: “…you had that very distracting glass and you could just see that the President himself wasn’t feeding off of the crowd. And I think look, part of it, it was hot. Those folks were out there for two and a half hours…it can sap your energy a little bit. And I just wonder if that added a little bit to this.”