What a total ass-monkey. Seriously. Because nothing says "I respect you" like not even bothering to put your coffee cup in the other hand while returning an honor offered to you.
President Obama Gesture to Marines Dubbed ‘Latte Salute’
And typically, the media is already trying to defray outrage by downplaying it (see story above) or ignoring it. (But if Bush had done such a thing...)
No wonder the Secret Service leaves the White House doors unlocked when he's in there. Who really wants to take a bullet for this self-absorbed prat?