RALPH PETERS: Beyond that he had the Pentagon release details of a highly classified operation, to, an attempt to rescue the hostages in Syria that didn't work out. But there's no way that information should have been leaked. But once again this White House did something for purely political purposes to show that they were trying to get those hostages back.
Now, look, all flippancy aside, there's no way the president should have been stupid enough to go play golf. Not only did he insult the Foley family, but he sent the message to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and all the other terrorist jihadi militants, now soldiers in a jihadi army, that he doesn't take it all seriously. I mean, he's a man who seems to love the perks of being president but to disdain the work.