New POTUS Desk Shot Now Part of History

Obama foot on desk


There are many things which defy reason that the White House has done over the last five years. Among them was releasing this desk shot of President Obama with his foot up on the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office.

Many of us who have had careers in government and respect for the institutions care deeply about history. My service was for Presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush. Whether you liked them or not, they were two Presidents who cared deeply about White House history and its sacred traditions.

I saw this photo last night on my nightly news, and I won’t share here what expletives came out of my mouth.

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