Was Obama Simply Following Protocol? You Decide

A senior Whitehouse official defending President Barack Obama claimed he was observing protocol when he bowed to Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko upon arriving at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo on Saturday.

I guess the other leaders of the world failed to “observe protocol.”

Pictures speak louder than 1000 words: Was Obama Simply Following Protocol? You Decide.

Prime Minister Ehud Olmert
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Prime Minister Ehud Olmert

King of Morrocco
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King of Morrocco

Dick Cheney
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Dick Cheney

Prime Minister of Slovenia
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Prime Minister of Slovenia

President South Korea
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President South Korea

President Kazakhistan
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President Kazakhistan

Prime Minister India
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Prime Minister India

Vladimir Putin of Russia
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Vladimir Putin of Russia

President Obama
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President Obama

President Barack Obama’s bow to the Japanese emperor Saturday following his bow to the Saudi Arabian monarch in April is creating a humiliating new precedent. Until Obama, no president of the United States in the more than 230 years since the country was founded in 1776 had ever bowed to a member of royalty.

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