Video above H/T to Top of the Ticket.
Hot Air's flashback to 1994 when the NYT called Clinton's slight inclination of head and body "unthinkable."
Douglas Jehr, in a 1994 New York Times report, made it clear that had Clinton actually executed a full bow, it would have destroyed a precedent dating to the founding of the Republic:
Funny how the media treats one and not the other.
Just food for thought.
[Update] HotAirPundit has a photo essay of how everyone else greets the emperor of Japan compared to Obama.