Obama-Golf

The Newspaper of Record or Whatevs™ has a pretty decent writeup of the bipartisan frustration with the President puttering while the Middle East burns. But you have to scan nine grads down to get to that oh-so-juicy telling detail:

Mr. Obama has traditionally resisted what he sees as the empty political gesture of abruptly upending his schedule in reaction to the latest crisis. Aides said the golf game did not reflect the depth of his grief over Mr. Foley, noting that the president had just spoken with his parents that morning.

He feels your pain — on the back nine.