President Obama indicates that when it comes to world leadership, he has mostly disdain for people who compare him to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Putin leads by being in front of the world. Obama prefers to lead from WAY behind…like out in the weeds.
When challenged by “60 Minutes” interviewer Steve Kroft about ceding leadership in the Middle East to Putin, Obama went straight off the deep end and argued that leadership on climate change was far more important than leadership to combat terrorism. More altered reality on the next page: