Explains The Decider in an honest to goodness interview not a parody in The Onion:
"I don't want some mom whose son may have recently died to see the commander in chief playing golf. I feel I owe it to the families to be in solidarity as best as I can with them. And I think playing golf during a war just sends the wrong signal."Whew!
Hat tip to Robert Stein at Connecting.the.Dots