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Obama Admits: ‘Not as Trendy’ to be a Supporter as it was in 2008


President Barack Obama’s star power is fading fast — and he knows it.

Speaking at a San Francisco fundraiser Tuesday, Obama admitted that being a supporter of his doesn’t have the same cool factor it did four years ago.

“It’s not as trendy to be an Obama supporter as it was back in 2008 when I was sort of the new thing,” he told a 200-person, minimum $5,000 per head crowd, according to the Associated Press.

With dropping poll numbers, Obama tried to remind supporters of his administration’s accomplishments, including the health care system overhaul and the end of the don’t ask, don’t tell military ban on gay service members. Still, he acknowledged it hasn’t been entirely smooth sailing and that his promise of “change” has at times been difficult to deliver.

“We’ve had setbacks, we’ve had disappointments. I’ve made m

Added: Oct-26-2011 Occurred On: Oct-26-2011
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