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Sure, Now Obama Wants to Cite the Stock Market’s Performance

Barack Obama, tonight: “Two years after the worst recession most of us have ever known, the stock market has come roaring back.”

Barack Obama, back on March 3, 2009: “The stock market is sort of like a tracking poll in politics. You know, it bobs up and down day to day. And if you spend all your time worrying about that, then you’re probably going to get the long-term strategy wrong.”

All statements from Barack Obama come with an expiration date, all . . . eh, you know the drill.


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