” If it’s not hobnobbing with Wintour and Parker that has abraded his status and appeal, it is his easy habit of dropping into venues that signal a lack of seriousness about the office he holds. Is being a casual guest on fluffy late-night television comedy shows such as Jimmy Kimmel’s, or slacking around with sports stars
and the Hollywood crowd, really what people want from the person occupying the White House? The celebrity dimension of the
presidency, which has always been a component of that office, in Obama’s case threatens to dominate or displace its more
profound mystique. ”

HT/Instapundit