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President Barack Obama speaks at a press conference during the G20 summit meeting in St. Petersburg, Russia on Friday, September 6, 2013. (POOL Photo).

President Barack Obama speaks at a press conference during the G20 summit meeting in St. Petersburg, Russia on Friday, September 6, 2013. (POOL Photo).

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Obama's media blitz: Mission impossible?

Even though he sailed to the White House on the wings of his soaring rhetoric, President Barack Obama could find that he is on mission impossible as he launches his media blitz on Syria this week -- six television interviews on Monday and a dramatic prime time address on Tuesday. Perhaps he will persuade a skeptical public, but it is surely the toughest speaking assignment of his presidency.