“You know, if we didn’t do a good job, if we weren’t competent, believe me, we wouldn’t be in this spot.”
Why does that sound EXACTLY like:
“I can’t be doing so badly, because I’m president and you’re not.”
“A lot of people would say the same about — how could somebody successfully win the presidency who had never been engaged in politics?”
(If I was interviewing her my immediate response would have been)
“Are you prematurely Russian to conclusions?