"And I could have calibrated those words differently."

Have you ever heard a more sincere “apology” in your life?

And this is from the “words matter” guy??

He says maybe he’ll invite Gates and Crowley to the WH for a beer. He must have forgotten that old adage – when you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.

The funny thing is that if Obama were as quick-witted as Bill Clinton he could have completely defused this. If he had come out afterward and said, “I didn’t have all the facts at hand, so I acted stupidly by commenting about it,” everyone would have thought he was a genius.