A numbers breakdown of the SOTU: Obama refers to himself 114 times

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    Scaled it back, his last speech had 132 self references.
     
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    The President is talking about his proposals that he wants to see done as President.

    If he is talking about himself and says I 3-4 times in a sentence and is talking for 70 minutes, this is no surprise.

    Article is a bit biased otherwise though.
     
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    All I heard were a multitude of his campaign speeches all over again.

    Classic Obama. Poor facts, no past substance to stand on, hypocritical and buck passing!

    He will never enjoy the success Bill Clinton did, either politically or socially in the White House!

    Mike
     
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    Shit...

    I had 120 in my office pool...
     
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    I was thinking it would make a great drinking game, if you took a swig everytime he said "I".

    You'd have a good buzz going by the time it was over.
     
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    He should be talking about what we want done not what he wants done.
     

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