Watch: Maddow Calls Obama's SOTU a “CEO-Style Pep Talk”

Rachel Maddow had some typically choice thoughts on the SOTU last night, particularly on Obama's emphasis on economic growth, which she framed as George H.W. Bush-ian. In a clear-eyed, somber breakdown of his speech, she noted the somberness of the Chamber and the cherry-picking of Obama's favorite points from both Democrats and Republicans -- something she defined as “characteristic Obama-esque assertions that the differences between the parties are less important than the nation's competitive collective challenges.”

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AlterNet / By Julianne Escobedo Shepherd

Posted at January 26, 2011, 3:39am

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