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Obama’s Twitter Town Hall

The president just answered (not sure answered is actually accurate) a question on alternative energy:

@KimQuillenTP Will you focus on promoting alternative energy industries in oil states like Louisiana and Texas? #townhall

Here’s the write-up at the Washington Post’s “The Fix” blog:

Obama continues the “bet you didn’t know”-approach to this town hall by noting that his Administration put a ton of economic stimulus package money into clean energy. Also, he returns to one of his favorite topics — batteries. And, no I am not kidding.  (The Obama battery reference makes me think of the never-ending battery from the terribly atrocious movie “Knight and Day”. WHY!)

Why? Because President Obama’s battery-dreams are as fake as those in Knight and Day.

As for the format of this town hall, it’s pretty fake, too.

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