Friday, June 3, 2011 6:51:28 AM
Just to straighten this out. The pic was taken at Obama's recent visit to Ireland. Behind him stands, I believe, the Taoiseach, or Prime Minister, of Ireland. About the glass, not too sure, the Queen of Britain was also in Ireland a few days before his visit. There were threats of attacks on the Queen, tough security was set up throughout the city, probably a similar reason for the bulletproof glass.
Thursday, June 2, 2011 9:26:37 PM
My question is, how the hell are the secret servicemen supposed to lunge on top of him if shots ring out? Isn't that supposed to be there first response? Hell, now they have a wall to climb to reach him.