Networks Rush to Defend Obama Selfie: Refusing Photo Would Have Caused 'Diplomatic Incident' Staff
Posted: Dec 12, 2013 10:58 AM
All three networks on Wednesday engaged in damage control for the White House following criticism of President Obama's selfie during Tuesday's Mandela memorial service. On CBS This Morning, senior White House correspondent Bill Plante even made this absurd assertion: "The President might have caused a diplomatic incident if he had declined the invitation to be in a photo with two long-time allies."