It does affect me.

In the same way I say tacos are great but you're more of a sandwich person.

And I never said I was for them making decisions in military/economy. I am just pointing out the difference of people's strong personal reaction to something over decisions that have no emotional weight behind them.

And why should emotional decision need majority support? If it's the people being affected than almost everything would need a referendum.

You should understand that the President has the right to make the decision about apologies. If people don't like it then they can vote that person out of office in the next election.