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Trump to Americans: ‘You Are the Ones’. Quite a Contrast to Obama ‘We Are the Ones’ Declaration…

This is a highly produced video by the White House of President Trump’s appearance Thursday at a newly reopened steel plant in Granite City, Illinois.

By the way, what a great name for a place. Can you be a wimp and live in Granite City, Illinois? Wouldn’t make sense.

Anyway, I show you this not to glorify Trump, but because it shows him repeating the phrase “You are the ones,” as in, “You are the ones that are making American great again.”

Which seems to me to be a conscious effort to contrast with Barack Obama’s famously self-glorifying, “We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.”

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Which message is more inspiring to you?

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