As expected, President Obama has issued a statement on the death of Leonard Nimoy:

But one thing is still conspicuously missing:

We all know that it’s this president’s tradition to share a photo of himself when someone notable passes away. We’re sure it’s only a matter of time until OFA tweets one out.

But in the meantime, these ought to tide the public over:

Perfect. Stay tuned, America!

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Update:

‘That’s not Spock’: WH’s Obama tribute to Leonard Nimoy is highly illogical [photo]

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