Why Obama compared Ho Chi Minh to Thomas Jefferson
President Obama created another stir on Thursday during a joint meeting with Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang. Obama made the absolutely ludicrous assertion that “Ho Chi Minh was actually inspired by the U.S. Declaration of Independence and Constitution, and the words of Thomas Jefferson.”
There are three explanations for why Obama says and does what he says and does, and these explanations fit most situations that involve him.