Addressing U.S., Obama falls into familiar patterns An overhaul is overdue: The State of the Union speech has become a protracted PowerPoint show—minus the PowerPoint. By Ragan StaffJan. 28, 2010 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.