Sticking to His Travel Plans, at Risk of Looking Bad. (The New York Times, 7/19/2014)
Obama doesn't have to drop everything and dash back to the Oval Office during a crisis in order to be connected -- to his advisers, to world leaders, to anyone else with whom he needs to be in contact.
Think about the various ways you keep connected with friends, family, and colleagues. Do you even own a landline anymore?