No matter the accolades and honors and “respect for the office” that comes with being the President, being President has its downside and difficulties. Caught on the horns of dilemma, frankly being President right now does not look all that appealing.
The tension to do or not to do looms large as the President is confronted with an enormously troubling choice. The Syrian conflict has, once again, landed on the steps of the White House. Most Americans seem to be in opposition to the possibility of a reactive stance to Syria’s alleged use of poisonous gas. It is a classic “between a rock and a hard place” situation.