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Victory Obama State of the Union Won’t Pre-Empt ‘Lost’

By lyly ford,

  Filed under: Lost News
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5294.news_lg_lindelof_cuseThe White House has come to its senses and won’t hold the State of the Union speech on Feb. 2.

Dharma lovers were agag when word leaked out this week that Team Obama was mulling scheduling SOTU on the same night ABC had long ago slotted the final season premiere of “Lost.” Doing so would likely result in a one-week delay of the premiere, and many fans reacted by declaring, “This will not stand.”

But today, White House spokesman Robert Gibbs assured “Lost”-ies the Prez won’t speak on Feb. 2. Just when he’ll State of the Union-ize isn’t decided, but it won’t impact “Lost.”

source :

also the info was confirmed by both Damon and Carlton on their twitter !

CarltonCuse No State of the Union conflict with LOST! We go Feb. 2!

source :@Twitter CarltonCuse

DamonLindelof OBAMA BACKED DOWN!!!! Groundhog Day is OURS!!!!!!! (God Bless America)

Okay. So Obama didn’t technically “back down.” He leveraged Carlton and I to do something on the show. Two words. MORE FROGURT.

source :@Twitter Damon Lindelof

so it’s official ! be ready in 25 days ! LOST IS BACK 🙂