While President Obama faced criticism for campaigning in Las Vegas the day after four Americans were killed in an attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, he did acknowledge the crisis early in his remarks, referring to “the tough day we had today” amid cheers from supporters.

“Tea Party guy” Chuck Woolery was looking for a little more passion from POTUS.

On tap for next week: a tough Letterman appearance and a tough fundraiser at Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s 40/40 Club.