Daniel Martinez, the chief historian for USS Arizona Memorial, explained the significance of the wall to the Obama family.
While the family visited the site, another ferry load of passengers was allowed to board. Some visitors were so mesmerized by Obama and his entourage that they missed their own ferry, and one family was so distracted by the commotion surrounding Obama that they temporarily lost track of their 6-year-old daughter.
When it was determined that she had inadvertently taken an earlier ferry, her family was allowed to catch a ride with Obama’s private group.
There is only one Obama. We can always make another baby.