I feel as if Obama sent a strong "Don't f**k with me" message to the Republicans the other day:
(Sorry - my link thingy won't work for me)
You can google "Obama"+"I Won" to find a large cache of articles about this.
I also got a charge out of the steely glare that he leveled at Chief Justice Roberts as he bungled his delivery of the presidential oath during the swearing-in ceremony on inauguration day. I saw this as a subconscious but very deliberate effort to undermine Obama from the get-go.
I fear that there shall be no bottom to the "Republican Dirty Tricks" bag: this is going to be a spectacular four years in the making.