Make sure to listen to the audio clip. To me, the interesting thing is his voice. He has a great voice. His voice has gravitas. If you don’t pay much attention to the words, you naturally think that here is a man who knows what he’s talking about. As a former amateur radio operator I have an appreciation for strong voices, and have even been told that I have such a voice myself. This is undoubtedly one key to Obama’s success: he has a believable, authoritative voice and personality which enable him to lie and do horrible things with impunity.