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The State Of The Union







President Barack Obama meets with senior advisors in the Oval Office, Jan. 27, 2014.

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Silicon Valley Kossacks are having their first meeting watching SOTU together. Updates may or may not happen as the evening progresses.





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5:59 PM PT (Glen The Plumber): Lusty's pot roast...yum...yum...yum.

6:35 PM PT (Glen The Plumber): no natural gas..!!!!!...no fracking...!!!

6:36 PM PT: "But the debate is settled.  Climate change is a fact.  And when our children’s children look us in the eye and ask if we did all we could to leave them a safer, more stable world, with new sources of energy, I want us to be able to say yes, we did."

h/t PDNC

Fracking comes to mind… how about for you?

6:41 PM PT: "...this congress needs to restore the unemployment insurance that you just let expire," "you heartless bastards!" (thank you, Glen)."

Congress, give them that chance… if you are not standing up you are saying no, I won't give you a chance.

6:51 PM PT: BayAreaKen, "would love to see Biden bop him (Boehner) over the head." Ha! Congress doesn't need to get on board!

6:58 PM PT: "We owe it to the American people to show what we are for, not against." sucker punch.

7:13 PM PT: (TheLittleOne): SBS = Serious Baner is Serious

7:35 PM PT: Haunted by that smile forever now. Creepy. Work hard, help others and always always dream for more…. save money and go for college… and I did, smile. Rep Cathy, you are insulting.

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