Familiar Phrases

by Jonah Goldberg

If I wasn’t in Hawaii enjoying life, I’d be home watching the State of the Union hearing some of the following phrases:

“All economists agree…”

“Experts from both sides of the political aisle”

“The other side…”

“Now, some people…”

“I am open to ideas from …”

“As I have said….”

“As I said at the time…”

“As I have always said….”

“Investment…invest…we have already invested”

“Let me be clear…”

“Jobs…”

“I will not rest…”

“Cannot turn back”

Commenters can suggest the rest.