Makes sense. Golf is exhausting, after all.

Well, he didn’t dump the bucket of ice on his head, but President Obama did make a statement at this afternoon’s press conference on Iraq and Ferguson. A fashion statement, that is. Twenty-seven minutes after the presser was set to begin, he strolled into the room looking tired — and tie-less. Tweeters couldn’t help but remark on his Casual Monday look:

Maybe he can’t! Look, ties are just, like, so much work, you know? And you’re not supposed to work when you’re on vacay.

That’s a tall order, buddy. Remember who we’re dealing with.