His attempts at thoughtfulness fall flat, especially when he attempts On Walden Pond-esque introspection and self-assessment.
The funeral was held at Langley, presumably because Walden was CIA; both Carrie and Brody were invited to attend.
So it wasn't that shocking that Walden criticized Obama's chained CPI Social Security proposal as being anti-old people.
(1854) A book by Henry David Thoreau describing his two years of life alone at Walden Pond in Massachusetts. He recounts his daily life in the woods and celebrates nature and the individual's ability to live independently of society. A famous line from the book is Thoreau's statement that “The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.”