Why Is Obama Lying?
This has to rank as the dumbest PR move this WH has made. Do they really believe they can control the media narrative so completely that they can say whatever they want and it'll become the ultimate record? This lame explanation is simply false.
"It wasn't a bow. He grasped his hand with two hands, and he's taller than King Abdullah," said an Obama aide, who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
Way to fuel the rumors that he's actually a Muslim. Why else push back on an old story with a blatant lie?
The only other logical explanation is that this was a second tier aide who went rogue with a dumb, and false, claim. But that only feeds the narrative that this administration is still careless, prone to go off message and somewhat out of control.
Some village in Hawaii needs to start offering a reward for return of their idiot that went missing. It appears he's turned up in DC.
Jules calls it a posture malfunction. It's a malfunction, alright. Of what, we can't be sure.