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Fox News Talked About Powerball Instead Of Airing Obama's Speech To Marines

It was on, however.

Posted on August 7, 2013, at 5:05 p.m. ET

President Obama spoke at Camp Pendleton, the U.S. Marine Corp base north of San Diego, Wednesday. MSNBC and CNN covered his speech, but Fox News was talking about the Powerball jackpot.

Fox's Shepard Smith did, however, mention Obama's speech, show a few seconds of it with very low audio, and told viewers they could watch it on if they wanted, but that was it.

Obama spoke about sexual assault in the military and budget cuts. The Powerball jackpot has hit $425 million.

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