THE LONGEST GOODBYE, REFERS TO SELF 75 TIMES, DEBT NEARS $20 TRILLION

President Obama‘s farewell address to the nation was longer than the good-bye speeches of Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush combined.

Clinton spoke for 7 minutes, 25 seconds; Reagan spoke for 20 minutes, 42 seconds; and George W. Bush spoke for 13 minutes, 7 seconds. Obama spoke for 51 minutes, 10 seconds, nearly 10 minutes longer that the other three put together.

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/obamas-farewell-address-longer-than-reagans-clintons-and-george-w.-bushs-combined/article/2611472

President Obama referred to himself 75 times in his farewell address Tuesday night, according to a review of his prepared remarks by The Daily Caller.

Obama heavily promoted the speech, penning a blog post about it and appearing in a promotional video in the days leading up to the address.

Obama said “I” 33 times during the speech, “my” 20 times, “me” 10 times, and “I’m” or “I’ve” 12 times.

http://dailycaller.com/2017/01/10/obama-refers-to-himself-75-times-in-farewell-address/

DEBT NEARS $20 TRILLION

http://www.usdebtclock.org/

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