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03/27/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Reading The Pictures: The Non-SOTU Top Screen Grabs Of The Night

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Though the times might be grim (hat tip to Sergeant at Arms), what was inescapable tonight

was Obama's irrepressible sense of confidence. (Although I thought a good part of the

pre-speech adulation was also post-Bush relief.)

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Congress applauding the one honest banker in America.

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Nancy kvelling (with good reason).

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"My good friend Dr. Coburn! Let me look at you (and, vice-versa).

Oh, there's John! Hey John, I'm lovin' my helicopter!"

(A month in, Obama's already made major inroads seducing

the opposition. Beyond basketball, I think it's his favorite sport.)

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It was all downhill after "Happy Mardi Gras."

>>And for 6 more, click through to the BAGnewsNotes Non-SOTU Top 11.<<

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