President Hopes to Reach Broader Audience, Aides Say
For the first time since he was elected President of the United States, George W. Bush’s State of the Union address tonight will be simulcast in English, the White House confirmed.
With the president’s approval ratings sagging, the decision to simulcast the speech in English was widely seen as an attempt by the president to make an appeal to a broader audience.
More on this breaking news from the Borowitz Report
(hat tip to Rah Bourbon)