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WATCH: President Obama gives ‘Latte Salute’

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Posted at 6:54 AM, Sep 24, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-24 08:54:08-04

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NEW YORK — President Barack Obama is taking some heat for how he saluted Marines this week. The White House posted the video above on its Instagram account on Tuesday. 

As you can see in the video, President Obama walked off Marine One and saluted Marines while holding a cup of coffee in his right hand. It’s now being called the “Latte Salute.” Critics are calling it disrespectful.

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