This is like deja vu all over again. – Yogi Berra
A Republican on Capitol Hill points out that we’re going through a health care press coverage time warp. In each of the following four headline pairs, one is from this morning. The other is from last year. See if you can guess which is which.
Politico: President Obama takes reform on the road
AP: Obama takes health care pitch to people … again
Bloomberg: Obama Set to Fight “Uphill Battle” on Health Bill
Bloomberg: Obama to Appeal to Public on Health Care as Senate Struggles
AP: Obama to appeal for public support on health care
AP: Obama appeals for health care votes
Similarly, see if you can determine which headline in each pair is from 2010, and which is from 2009.
AFP: Obama presents make-or-break health reform plan
NPR: For Obama, Health Care Overhaul Is Make-Or-Break
CBS: Obama’s Health Care Push: The Race is On
WaPo: Obama Health Care Push Resumes This Week
AP: Obama turns up the heat for health care overhaul
AP: Obama expands health care push
HuffPo: White House, Dems, Plan For Make-Or-Break Summit
Bloomberg: Obama Sets “Make-or-Break” Deadline on Health Care
There are thirteen pairs in total. If you like you can post your score in the comments. No fair peeking.
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