Well it sounds like the Obama re-election committee has their official slogan: "Yeah, Obama sucks, but look at what he inherited!" http://www.wlsam.com/Article.asp?id=2378295&spid= President Obama's State of the Union speech Tuesday evening is likely to be viewed as a reelection speech, and the president's former chief of staff, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has some ideas about how the speech should be constructed. The mayor told a panel at the University of Chicago that the president should say very little about his first term, and focus on what he would do in a second term. Emanuel said, "What you do with the first term is say, 'I inherited a mess, I did what I could to stabilize it, and here's what we're gonna do.' "