New York Times Op-Ed columnist David Brooks nailed Barack Obama's public persona.
I've been having similar thoughts, but he catches most of them so I'll be lazy. It's not the first time Brooks has done it.
If you read people who are willing to look behind the curtain without getting into the doctrinaire 'left' or 'right' talking points, tales of people who "think" Obama agrees with them appear with surprising regularity.
That would include me.