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This is all that anyone is going to remember from the Marco Rubio SOTU response (with bonus animated Gif!)

Because, well… it’s just that awesome. After the jump, enjoy an animated Gif of said embarrassing moment for Republican (Latin) Jesus…

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This is what people will remember from Obama’s 2013 State of the Union address

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Full text: President Obama’s State of the Union speech

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Here is the full text of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech, in which he called for a “return to the American values of fair play … Continue reading

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(Video) Rachel @Maddow on how Obama stopped the rightward drift of the center

Great segment by Rachel last night, on just how far to the right the American “center” has drifted since the days of Dwight Eisenhower, and how President Obama in his state of the union speech pulled it back. Visit msnbc.com … Continue reading

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(Video) Wow. This happened. Michele Bachmann’s strangely staged SOTU response

“Saturday Night Live” writers? Your job is like way, way too easy. And who’s the FAIL artist who didn’t tell La Bachmann which camera to look into? UPDATE: On Rachel Maddow’s overnight show Wednesday, NY Rep. Anthony Weiner said Bachmann … Continue reading

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Obama ratings continue to climb ahead of SOTU, Rahm waits for court rescue and Nevada!

More good news for the president one day out from his State of the Union address: polls show his approval rating up to the mid-50s, driven by a sharp uptick in support from independents.

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Sorry, Politico: polls, focus groups show big majorities approved of Obama’s SOTU speech

John Harris didn’t enjoy it (and why would he? Dick Cheney doesn’t allow that sort of thing at Politico, as Josh “objective story summarily bumped in favor of screaming anti-Obama headline” Gerstein is finding out this morning…) but apparently, big … Continue reading

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