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How to Act Like Barack Obama

Never mind politics—from the way we wear our suits to the way we relate to our wives, somehow American men are acting a little more like 44

5. THE CLEAN SWEEP

The Move: After a campaign event at an Iowa ice-cream parlor is over and all the press (save one photographer) has left, Obama takes a moment to wipe down the counter.

The Message: It doesn't matter how many assistants you have or how much of a hurry you're in—good manners are never optional. You're never too big to clean up after yourself.

Photograph by Callie Shell/Aurora Photos
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