NewHour’s annotated version of Obama speech called “remarkable”

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PBS NewsHour’s “Annotated State of the Union” is being praised by the Poynter Institute’s Al Tompkins as a “remarkable analysis.” He’s the Group Leader for Broadcasting and Online at the institute, which is a school for journalists and media teachers. The feature breaks the speech into clips with links to resources for people who want to learn more. “It’s pretty brilliant,” Tompkins writes. Anne Bell, spokesperson for the show, said analysis by Mark Shields and David Brooks on YouTube also received more than 22,000 views.