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A Real State of the Union

Diogenese_wy Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 1:03 AM
Today a remarkable coincidence took----both Groundhog Day and the State of the Union address occurred on the same day. This rare happening has special meaning. One involves a meaningless ritual in which we look to an insignificant creature of little intelligence for insight into the future. The other involves a groundhog....
evie10 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 3:37 PM
Nam65-66 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 6:56 AM
DoctorRoy Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 9:50 AM
Isn't Groundhog Day Feb. 2nd?
evie10 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 3:38 PM
not any longer - it is whenever this president gives a speech...remember the movie? It is just a repetition.
We've heard another State of the Union speech, and my president said grand things like:

"Think about ... a future where we're in control of our own energy ... I will not cede the wind or solar or battery industry to China ... I will not back down from protecting our kids from mercury poisoning ..."

Actually, he said that in 2012. I write before this year's speech, but he says basically the same thing every year: With more spending, government can fix everything.

But I have this dream -- one where my president walks to the podium, and he instead...