The bill to give him the choice of what to cut was a "no balls" by Congress for him talking shit on them. He pretty much told them "yeah, I have no balls" so what are you going to do now.
Giancarlo, Obama is playing politics. He is a politicians and to get things done your way in Washington, especially when it is with the opposition, you have to play the game. I understand Obama is your mesiah, but you really have to be critical of him sometimes. This sequester deal is politics with some real world impacts.