WaPo sauntered in three days late with news of President Obama botching a royal toast at Buckingham Palace. The incident happened on May 24. So when does the newspaper’s gossip column, The Reliable Source, cover it? On May 27th at 1 a.m. Sure, they gave it a snappy headline, “Burnt toast: How Obama bungled his salute to the Queen.”
If there was something larger to contemplate – fantastic. But three days after the fact is what it is: Late.
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