no this is a calculating trick.
Obama is trying to say Obama=clinton (bill)
rather than continue the realization that Obama IS Carter.
clinton is just a prop just like the corpse is a prop.
If this was sincere and honest it would be PRIVATE without the fawning media.
“O” doesn’t want FULL reponsibility. So, he likes the idea of a larger assembly of officiels and very public ceremony
Of course, the MSM accomodates!!