Is Barack Obama Like Dwight Eisenhower? In my Creators Syndicate column, I compare the two men. By Michael Barone Dec. 29, 2008 Comments SHARE By Michael Barone, Thomas Jefferson Street blogMany writers, including me, have compared George W. Bush to Harry Truman. In my Creators Syndicate column for this week, I compare Barack Obama to Dwight Eisenhower. Apt?Read more by Michael Barone .Read more about Barack Obama .