Chris 'tingle' Matthews had this to say on MSNBC after the President's speech today via Real Clear Politics. And yes I couldn't resist (emphasis mine):
"I think the Commander in Chief has a particular personal responsibility to the families of every service person. This is one of those critical moments he should be there. We'll see what he says today. This is going to rip the scab off every feeling about this war. Joe Biden, who gets beat up for his mental limitations, and yet he was the one that understood intuitively this should be a counterterrorism operation.