Obama Observes Polish President’s Funeral in His Own Way

Volcanic ash over the Atlantic and Europe forced a last-minute cancellation of President Obama’s trip overseas to attend the funeral of Polish President Lech Kaczynski.

Fortunately, Obama decided to show his solidarity with the nation of Poland on this somber occasion in his own, special way:


CBS News’ Mark Knoller reported on Obama’s touching day of tribute and remembrance:


My sources at the golf course even tell me that the president asked his buddies to observe a moment of silence at the turn long enough for him to get his cigarette lit.

Author: Doug Powers

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