Just so smart.
In an interview with CNN before her meeting with President Obama, Condoleezza Rice scoffed at a suggestion he might be considering her for a job in his administration.
"That's not the nature of this meeting and no one should even go there," she said.
Asked to grade his foreign policy, she refused.
"I've said very many times that I may not agree with everything that the administration has done, but I also know that it's a lot harder in there than it is out here," she said.
"Nobody needs to have people who've been there chirping at you about what you're not doing right, because you can't possibly know the whole range of considerations on any given day unless you're in."