This morning while talking about concussions and youth sports, President Obama unexpectedly ad libbed a remark about his own potential mild concussions as a youngster, “Before the awareness was out there, when I was young and played football briefly, there were a couple of times where I’m sure that that ringing sensation in my head and the need to sit down for a while might have been a mild concussion, and at the time you didn’t think anything of it. The awareness is improved today, but not by much. So the total number of young people who are impacted by this early on is probably bigger than we know.”
As Sarah Jones pointed out, the president’s mention of his own possible concussions seemed to be baiting Karl Rove. It comes as no surprise that after the morning event, President Obama had a secret lunch with former Sec. of State Clinton. The White House press pool reporter asked the White House after a People magazine reporter accidentally tweeted about the lunch.
A White House official confirmed that the lunch did indeed happen, “The President enjoyed an informal, private lunch with Secretary Clinton at the White House this afternoon.”
This is why Karl Rove’s 2004 tactics and the hapless Republican Party have little chance against Hillary Clinton, and the Democratic Party. The party leadership is unified behind Clinton. Democrats are light