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Obama's Speech Seen by 35.7 Million

npeters Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 9:07 PM
So basically, Obama's speech did a better job of voter suppression than any picture ID laws could have dreamed of. Let's hope that can compound itself for the elections!

This past week, all the mainstream media could talk about were the great speeches by Michelle Obama and Bill Clinton. However, we did not hear much commentary on the President’s speech. Was it perhaps because his message fell flat or has the magic of 2008 simply disappeared?

In 2008, then candidate Barack Obama garnered an audience of over 40 million viewers on the evening of his speech. Everyone was extremely impressed with his orating skills and his message. This year, although he brought in more viewers than Mitt Romney, Obama only brought in 35.7 million viewers. Last week...