In China, President Trump did not take questions during an appearance with President Xi Jinping:

That news had some former Obama staffers trying to mock Trump as weak. Among them, Jay Carney and Ben Rhodes:

Jake Tapper, after a good timeline of U.S. presidents and their visits to China, let former Obama staffers slamming Trump have it:

Ouch! Washington Post reporter David Nakamura concurred with Tapper about Obama’s first visit to China as president:

So much for the “Obama was super tough on China from the get-go” narrative.

Self-awareness is NOT among traits embraced by those former Obama staffers.