“Some said the state of our union was getting stronger, while others said it was getting weaker, but I was getting bin Laden.”
— PBHO1 at the SOTE2, as neatly summarized in a single sentence by Prof. William A. Jacobson. (I actually did a quick Google — it really does sound like something Barry1 would say to a crowd, doesn’t it?”
1. Apologies for the non-MSNBC-approved terminology there.
2. State of the Election speech. But for Obama1, aren’t they all?
Update: Boil that boilerplate! (Video moved to top of page to not conflict with ad.)
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