President Obama is an avian mixed metaphor. He has tried to be the early bird, pushing very hard on his radical agenda in the face of economic hardships. But he has only suceeded in making himself the earliest lame duck in history. Case in point is here:
That is the beauty of American Democracy- the election is never over- we the people will always have our say.
Let's mix the metaphore even more, Obama's presidency has turned into an empty suit leading an army of dead-men-walking.