But first, he must give shout outs and addresses White House conference attendees. Only then does he get around to mentioning the “horrific shooting” at Ft. Hood, Texas.
NBC Chicago gets it. Obama's Frightening Insensitivity Following Shooting
"instead of a somber chief executive offering reassuring words and expressions of sympathy and compassion, viewers saw a wildly disconnected and inappropriately light president making introductory remarks."
"The disconnect between what Americans at home knew had been going on -- and the initial words coming out of their president's mouth was jolting, if not disturbing."