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7 Things More Popular Than President Obama's 2014 SOTU

The numbers are in for President Obama's sixth State of the Union address, and they aren't pretty.

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According to Nielson, the television ratings giant, the President's latest address before a joint session of Congress yielded lower-than-expected numbers. The 2014 SOTU ended with slightly less than 33.3 million viewers. Sure, that's a lot of people watching the President lay out his agenda for the coming year, but when compared with other State of the Union addresses and other television events, it's not as impressive. This latest SOTU was the least-viewed of all the President's, and ratings this low haven't been seen since President Clinton's final State of the Union Address. Rather than a showing of the President's goals for leading our country, these latest statistics slap a "lame duck" label on our Commander in Chief.

1. Pretty Much Every TV Show Finale, Ever.


The Finale episode of M*A*S*H, Cheers, Seinfeld, Friends, Magnum, P.I., The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, The Cosby Show, All in the Family, Family Ties, Home Improvement, Frasier, Dallas, and Everybody Loves Raymond all received more viewers than the 2014 SOTU.

7. The Adventures of Pinocchio


President Obama may have taken the award for "Lie of the Year" in 2013, but our wooden friend's lies take Pinocchio ahead with 35 million copies sold. Also beating the 2014 SOTU: Charlotte's Web, Anne of Green Gables, The Da Vinci Code, and A Tale of Two Cities.

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