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The pundits are wrong. Trump's handling of the Ryan Owens affair was contemptibly cynical.

Mar 01, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

After President Trump's first address to Congress last night, journalists and pundits were effusive in their praise of one particular moment, when Trump talked about Ryan Owens, the Navy SEAL killed in the disastrous raid of an al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) compound in Yemen that Trump ordered in late January.

"It was without a doubt one of the most kind of emotional moments we have seen in a political speech like this in quite some time," ...