"What if we were wrong?"
That is the question then-President Barack Obama asked as he rode along in his presidential limousine with his foreign policy guru Ben Rhodes. The question came in the aftermath of the surprise presidential election victory by political newcomer and television reality star Donald Trump. Obama questioned whether he and liberals had forgotten how important identity was to people and had pushed a progressive agenda too far, too quickly.
Obama wasn't only wrong in understanding where the electorate was in 2016 but was frequently wrong throughout his presidency.
The following Washington Free Beacon supercut displays 77 instances when Obama was wrong. The episodes touch on all aspects of his presidency, from his signature legislative achievement of Obamacare to his naivety towards Russian President Vladamir Putin.
The idea to make a video montage of Obama being wrong was inspired from the July issue of The Limbaugh Letter.
Paul Crookston contributed to this video.