After a year in office, Obama’s pragmatic leadership takes a Leviathan-like posture. ++ Supposedly outweighing the political balance towards government between corrosive liberal action and conservative dismantling practices, the electorate is sinking the president’s style. ++ Pragmatic big government confronts the American true "basic sense of equilibrium." ++ Americans enjoy his temperate and thoughtful attitude but rather dislike his policies. ++ The character clearly runs over the position. ++ A little humility is therefore welcome.