Did he make a call to the satellite just to talk to her, because I seem to recall there was some business discussed with the other members as well. That is part of his job [apparently to put up with all their bs might I add]. And if we are going to sack people for sending the occasional intraoffice email that is semi-personal then the unemployment rate will skyrocket.
You also have to love the level of discussion that goes with this. "You have broken hands, a cracked skull, fractured ribs, and you're fired." Not even a thank you for saving everyone's life. Yeah, Johns really knows how to write a compassionate Wonder Woman.