With four words, Sen. Obama has probably cast himself away from the people he was trying to woo over to his side come November.
Many people expect certain things from their President. President Harry 'Give'm Hell' Truman had it on his desk: The Buck Stops Here.
What are these mysterious words that probably will sink Sen. Obama? Should these words be hung around his neck to warn people not to rely upon him? Perhaps.
The magic words are: "Above my pay grade." Thus speaketh a buck-passer and not a leader.