President Obama does not play chess. This is obvious since he does not hear Mr. Putin quietly maneuvering his pieces into place and calling “check” on every other move.
Obama, on the other hand is bluffing and blustering against the idea that he’s been outflanked in Syria by Russian President Vladimir Putin since the two met at the United Nations on Monday. Obama speaks words. Putin puts in action. Let’s see who wins on the next page: