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State of the Union: Will Obama Tell Young People He's Screwing Them Big Time?

State of the Union: Will Obama Tell Young People He's Screwing Them Big Time?

Nick Gillespie | February 12, 2013

For at least the next 36 hours, the political media will be talking about President Barack Obama's State of the Union address (SOTU) as if it's a meaningful event. Will Obama go bold or timid into this good night, will he make the case for more taxes and fewer guns, for engaging North Korea or ignoring the Hermit Kingdom, for stuffing versus potatoes? - that sort of thing. As my colleague Matt Welch pointed out yesterday, SOTUs are equal parts WTF and completely forgettable, so it'll all be over soon except for the ardent declarations that we can make lifesaving machines more quickly in a zero-gravity environment.

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