Reader reaction to Reuters news
Obama says he won’t be smoking in White House
I have,” Obama replied, smiling broadly. “What I said was that there are times where I have fallen off the wagon.”
Your description of Obama smiling “broadly” stuck out like a sore thumb and rankles. “Smiling” would have sufficed, without the stereotypical adverb.
This was just a perfectly good adverb. Nothing more: GBU Editor
REUTERS photo by Jeff Haynes