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Nate Silver jokes have truly reached saturation. At the annual turkey pardoning ceremony Wednesday afternoon, President Obama made a crack about the FiveThirtyEight blogger. Between discussing Hurricane Sandy and how the (useless) vote for this year's National Thanksgiving Turkey became an extended campaign metaphor, the president said: "Once again, Nate Silver competely nailed it." Reaction from Twitter suggests that we have hit a kind of Silver tipping point:

When Nate Silver makes Nate Silver jokes, we know Internet memedom has run its course.

 

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