The National  Memo Logo

Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.

Monday, December 09, 2019 {{ new Date().getDay() }}

A bunch of people on Twitter have noticed a problem with Jeb Bush’s set design for his big speech on health care.

Bush delivered the speech today in New Hampshire, laying out his vision of repealing the Affordable Care Act, and detailing how he would propose to replace it in a way that would not leave people without access to care.

Jeb spoke with a backdrop of a slogan, rendered as follows:

Lower Costs
End Obamacare

Do you see the the problem?

Also note that with the slogan repeated over and over again on the backdrop, the resulting acrostic can be seen surrounding Jeb from all sides.


Start your day with National Memo Newsletter

Know first.

The opinions that matter. Delivered to your inbox every morning

Prime Minister Boris Johnson, center, and his cabinet

By Michael Holden and Elizabeth Piper

LONDON (Reuters) -British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was clinging to power on Wednesday, gravely wounded by the resignation of ministers who said he was not fit to govern and with a growing number of lawmakers calling for him to go.

Keep reading... Show less

By Brendan O'Brien and Tom Polansek

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. (Reuters) - The man accused of opening fire on a July Fourth parade near Chicago was charged on Tuesday with seven counts of murder, as police revealed they had reported him as posing a "clear and present danger" after alleged threats to his family in 2019.

Keep reading... Show less
{{ }}