This sounds like a parody of the ‘silly season’, but is real. Abe Greenwald is actually disturbed by Obama’s preference of orange juice over coffee.
The switch from juice to coffee is a rite of adulthood. It’s not that Obama seemed to hold himself above the coffee drinkers. It’s that he seemed to lag behind them. He’s still on fruit juice while the adults are sipping bitter and bracing coffee.
(Link via Andrew Sullivan)