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Obama´s State of the Union: 6,419
words and almost as many clichés

Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

Original Article

Posted By:SurferLad, 2/13/2013 9:12:20 AM

This wasn´t Barack Obama´s first State of the Union rodeo. He didn´t just fall off the turnip truck. He´s been around the block a few times on Capitol Hill. He knows his way around a teleprompter. Obama used to be known as a Real Good Talker. He made his initial national bones with a speech. But the last two are tired, boilerplate, bits and pieces of campaign rhetoric cut and pasted into recycled collections of empty phrases that sound swell--until you read them. Obama´s top overpaid speechwriter recently abandoned ship for even better Hollywood dough.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Poca Dot, 2/13/2013 9:19:39 AM     (No. 9173831)

To Andrew Malcolm: we´re not worthy!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Quigley, 2/13/2013 9:24:52 AM     (No. 9173847)

He´s Leader of the Gullible.

Utopia´s just around the corner folks! A few more trillion and we´re there! But´s it´s other people´s money, so don´t worry!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Freeloader, 2/13/2013 9:32:12 AM     (No. 9173871)

In other words Professor Malcolm, would it be safe to add..."...a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing."?

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