Look, it could be way worse.
The French are a strange people. They like their bread. They like their wine. They like their state. But they often don’t like their government.
If President Obama is feeling a bit blue about things these days he should cast his gaze out across the Atlantic to Paris. Obama, as bad as it is is still 3 times more popular than Hollande.
According to Pew Research, 28% of Americans are satisfied with the performance of their “leaders” in Washington DC. Still a shockingly high number.