Obama had a fresh opportunity to get back out on the golf course Sunday when his flight to Poland for the State funeral of President Lech Kaczynski and his wife was canceled due to flight conditions from the Iceland volcano. So he hit the links again, but has yet to go to the Polish Embassy to sign the condolence book out of respect for the country’s loss.
By contrast, George W. Bush played golf only 24 times in his 8 years in
Flight conditions also prevented German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s presence in Warsaw, as well as French President Nicolas Sarkozy and Britain’s Prince Charles. I wonder if these three visited the Polish Embassy to sign a condolence book?
Here is what Czech Republic President, Vaclav Klaus, had to say about the EU opting out of honoring one of their own:
Wouldn’t you like to know Obama’s handicap? How many mulligans on a round? Who keeps score? Does he cheat? What kind of clubs does he use, and how many hi-tech sets does he have?