From the merely ambitious to the sublimely ridiculous, here's an exhaustive list of all the things people want Obama to do in his second term.
- By Elizabeth F. RalphElizabeth Ralph is a researcher at Foreign Policy.
President Barack Obama is one of only 17 U.S. presidents elected to a second term. And ever since he defeated Mitt Romney to earn himself another four years in office, everyone from Paul Volcker to the Taliban has weighed in on what he should do now. In an effort to make life easier for the soon-to-be re-inaugurated president, Foreign Policy has gathered much of this advice into one concise list.
1. Think legacy
37. Forget Chavismo
56. Be more like LBJ
77. Close Gitmo
82. Visit Africa
83. Not visit Russia