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Banana Joe was the star of #SOTU night

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 8:13am 2/13/2013 at 8:13am

Instead of watching the Lincoln Of Our Time give his 573rd Gettysburg Address-like speech, I watched the Westminster Kennel Club dog show.

Trust me, I made the right choice.

I did watch Marco Rubio, who gave a fine speech, and who took a sip of water during his speech and thereby proved how vapid and...

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Alternative #SOTU

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 6:30pm 2/12/2013 at 6:30pm

Fight the Machine.

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Watch this Alternative SOTU speech, and spread it far and wide.

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Tough choice — undergo unnecessary root canal surgery or watch SOTU

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 9:26am 2/12/2013 at 9:26am

Remind me again why I should watch.

Also, I can’t wait for the warm welcome Chief Justice Roberts gets this time, now that he cast the deciding vote in favor of Obamacare.

Via NRO:

Update: From RCP:

The president’s speech, described by White House officials as an expansion of January’s inauguration theme of “opportunity...

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No longer any need to watch SOTU

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 7:00am 2/12/2013 at 7:00am

This is all you need to know.

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SOTU in one sentence

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 10:16pm 1/24/2012 at 10:16pm

Some said the state of our union was getting stronger, while others said it was getting weaker,  but I was getting bin Laden.

 

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SOTU Group Commiseration

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 8:45pm 1/24/2012 at 8:45pm

Speech starts at 9 p.m.

Lock your arms around each other in a big circle and repeat while swaying back and forth: This is not happening, this is not happening, ….

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CBS News Finds North Korea-Like Approval for SOTU

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 26, 2011 at 9:42am 1/26/2011 at 9:42am

I doubt you could find any issue on which 92% of people in this country agree.  And certainly not when the issue is political.

Yet CBS News ran an “online poll,” which is getting plenty...

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SOTU Speech In One Sentence

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 10:12pm 1/25/2011 at 10:12pm

The State of the Union speech has a title:

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Exclusive – First Draft of Obama’s SOTU Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 11:37am 1/23/2011 at 11:37am

First draft of Obama’s upcoming State of the Union Address, as edited by the White House communications team:

My Fellow Americans,

I have a plan, but I can’t tell you about it because you are worried about jobs.  If I really cared what you thought about...

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Reader Poll: To SOTU or Not to SOTU?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 9:14am 1/23/2011 at 9:14am

One of my readers has asked if we will be doing a Live Event (similar to what we did on November 2 and last January for the MA Election) for Tuesday’s State of the Union address.

What do you think? (Poll closes at midnight tonight)


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Best One-Line Description of SOTU

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 2:56pm 1/28/2010 at 2:56pm

From The Gail Collins (yes, again):

Looking out at the motley crew seated before him for the big speech, the president seemed at times to be pretending that he had never seen these people before in his life.

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First Take on SOTU – A Small Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at 10:45pm 1/27/2010 at 10:45pm

I’ll leave it to others to do the fact check. Here’s my first impression of the State of the Union speech tonight:

This was a small speech. A lot of petty pot shots, including at the Supreme Court. Very Nixonian, in that regard.

The verbiage was anything but soaring. The joke about root...

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A Special Guest At SOTU?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 25, 2010 at 8:41pm 1/25/2010 at 8:41pm

I’ve been preoccupied the past few weeks, so I have not followed closely enough the end of the saga in Honduras.

Manuel Zelaya, the one-term President of Honduras who wanted to be the forever-term President, will be leaving the country very soon:

Ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya will end his four-month refuge in...

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