It's a breadth of fresh air and a new approach hopefully. I think Europe is about to change, hopefully. The French have always been more politically minded than us and is to be admired for that. Hollande has attracted a lot of the young looking for a better and fairer future. I wish him and the French well and of course it'll affect us here in the UK.
Well, Obama has been consistently blocked by Congress with a Republican majority. That's one of the main reason he has not been able to implement some of his policies and compromising on others,a bit like our coalition really.