Brad of The Daily Rotation wrote, "The race for the White House in 2012 is in full force as election day draws closer. The propaganda is being doled out, the sides are viciously attacking each other, and the level headed talks are coming to a swift conclusion. Along comes “scholar” Dinesh D’souza with his 90 minute unlettered documentary 2016: Obama’s America about what would happen if Obama is elected to a second term, and where America will be after. There are a lot of variables to consider within four years, but D’Souza is going to wrap it up in under 2 hours. I gave him a shot."