|Barack Obama: An American Portrait (Photo credit: tsevis)|
Obama accepted his resignation only because he has become a "distraction".
Obama believes Shinseki has done not just decent work but exemplary work, but lets him go because he's become a "distraction"? When the leader of the free world can't even handle a distraction you know the office has been greatly diminished.
Unless of course this is just empty rhetoric.
And that's the way the Ball bounces.