I was disappointed by the inappropriate applause. I'm sure I was not the only one.<quoted text>Oh! I see! YOU'RE politicizing the event!
Now it makes more sense!
His speech was warmly accepted and appreciated, I'm sure, by the families and the nation.
However, past presidents have simply taken to the microphone and comforted the families and the nation. Guess that's what I expected this time too without the fanfare.