"It's really amazing how a factual sociological observation can quickly devolve into the most ridiculous story imaginable as it moves down the media food chain," wrote Garance Franke-Ruta, a senior editor at The Atlantic.
"Campaigns are physically taxing. But the toll of being president is something different again. His supporters keep wanting Obama to be who he was in 2008. But that's not who he is anymore," says Garance Franke-Ruta, senior editor at Atlantic magazine,