We need to keep some objectivity on this site, all the "anti" Obama threads make this site look like a republican page . Why Barack Obama is still better off than he was two weeks ago. - By Bruce Reed - Slate Magazine So in general he is not doing so bad. His mistakes were these: "Roberts and Obama Flub Their Lines at Swearing In Ceremony" Roberts and Obama Flub Their Lines at Swearing In Ceremony (I didn't get a good source, but we all know that this is how it happened) "Hey Bam, that's not the door!" Hey Bam, that's not the door! Bad luck with the candidates he chose or a bad vetting process? "Richardson withdrawal leaves cabinet gap" Richardson withdrawal leaves cabinet gap - White House- msnbc.com "US President Barack Obama has said "I screwed up" over his handling of a controversy that led two politicians to decline posts in his administration." BBC NEWS | Americas | Obama admits errors over cabinet It is only been 3 weeks, but still: Picking guys who didn't pay their taxes are not the biggest mistakes a president could make. It were mistakes those guys had made before they even joined in on the cabinet.