Internet State of the Union: Live Updates

 

Tonight, February 5, 2019, President Donald Trump gave the annual State of the Union address. In what may be a world’s first, I made the first political cartoons live and on the fly as the speech was happening.

The event has ended, but here is a look back at the action as it unfolded in The Birwin Report world.

10:51 p.m. ET

Stacey Abrams has just wrapped up the Democratic response. She was absolutely the right choice. I think she absolutely nailed it and masterfully set the tone for the Democrats going into the 2020 election.

10:39 p.m. ET   And there you have it, folks. It got a little weird, but we made it.

10:39 p.m. ET

And there you have it, folks. It got a little weird, but we made it.

10:29 p.m. ET   I LOVE AMERICAAAA!!!

10:29 p.m. ET

I LOVE AMERICAAAA!!!

10:15 p.m. ET   As DJTJ and Eric watch back at home, they became alarmed at their father's talk of pulling out of the INF treaty.   10:00 p.m. ET   Grace seems like a happy, good kid. Cancer sucks!

10:15 p.m. ET

As DJTJ and Eric watch back at home, they became alarmed at their father's talk of pulling out of the INF treaty.

10:00 p.m. ET

Grace seems like a happy, good kid. Cancer sucks!

9:59 p.m. ET   President Trump mentions infrastructure improvements in his budget plans.

9:59 p.m. ET

President Trump mentions infrastructure improvements in his budget plans.

9:41 p.m. ET   Meanwhile back at home, Baby Junior and Eric don't understand the seriousness of the immigration discussion. President Trump is now talking about the wall.

9:41 p.m. ET

Meanwhile back at home, Baby Junior and Eric don't understand the seriousness of the immigration discussion. President Trump is now talking about the wall.

9:28 p.m. ET   The president appears to take a dig at the Russia probe without mentioning Mueller by name. "Partisan investigations" as he calls them.  Now on to criminal justice reform.

9:28 p.m. ET

The president appears to take a dig at the Russia probe without mentioning Mueller by name. "Partisan investigations" as he calls them.

Now on to criminal justice reform.

9:20 p.m. ET   Talking about all his accomplishments, the president seems very low energy tonight. At the very least he laid off the speed.

9:20 p.m. ET

Talking about all his accomplishments, the president seems very low energy tonight. At the very least he laid off the speed.

9:11 p.m. ET   There seems to be an issue with the president's tie.

9:11 p.m. ET

There seems to be an issue with the president's tie.

9:03 p.m. ET   Ladies and gentlemen, the internet POTUS has arrived. Looks like he's coming out swinging.

9:03 p.m. ET

Ladies and gentlemen, the internet POTUS has arrived. Looks like he's coming out swinging.

8:56 p.m. ET

Folks are filing in. The internet State of the Union begins momentarily.

8:27 p.m. ET

Welcome! Tonight's State of the Union is getting underway in 32 minutes. The Birwin Report will have live updates from Internet Donald Trump. Baby Junior and Eric are watching from home.