On the other hand in spite of our mythology, there is ample evidence that we have had an imperial presidency from the beginning. George Washington did not reject the trappings of royalty; his biographers whitewashed them from the history books. No one is bothering to do that for Obama ad-Dajjal, at least not yet.
Hey Big O, why don't you, Michelle, and the kids go on another lavish vacation on Tuesday? You've earned it! I don't know how, but you've earned it.