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Twitter presidency: Obama sentences written in 140 characters or less

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Politics,Paul Bedard,Washington Secrets,Barack Obama
Social media, especially 140-character-limited Twitter, hasn't just taken over Washington communications, it has also rewritten the way President Obama's major addresses are crafted. While short and impactful sentences have always been preferred by modern presidents — JFK's "Ask not" or Nixon's "I am not a crook" — a majority of Obama's sentences in speeches are written in 140 characters or...