Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1346689 comments on the Hampton Roads Daily Press story from Nov 5, 2008, titled Barack Obama, our next President. In it, Hampton Roads Daily Press reports that:

"The road ahead will be long. Our climb will be steep," Obama cautioned. Young and charismatic but with little experience on the national level, Obama smashed through racial barriers and easily defeated ...

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dem

United States

#775079 Oct 17, 2012
Phil wrote:
<quoted text>Oh so funny, you shared it with co-workers. How dumb can you be? You just let everyone know you are getting paid at your work for posting BS on Topix. Not only here, but at your work!
He says that all the time.
He has no job.
And certainly no friends.
Just bluster from another tea bag stooge with an eighth grade education.
Obama is a joke

Emmaus, PA

#775080 Oct 17, 2012
Jimmy wrote:
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Yeah, sure. Just like Obama destroyed Al Queda. The only azzzed Obama kicked to the curb was the four dead American Patriots who were in the Libyan Embassy that were send home in caskets, dirtbagger.
Yup.
Lily Boca Raton FL

Boca Raton, FL

#775082 Oct 17, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Are you picking on dem again? If you manage to have him removed from this thread Homer will never speak to you again.
I think the Debils posts sent her over the edge.
Lily Boca Raton FL

Boca Raton, FL

#775083 Oct 17, 2012
Obama is a joke wrote:
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Why does Obama pay his female employees less than his male employees?
He doesn't
The President is a champion for women
dem

United States

#775084 Oct 17, 2012
Alloramadai wrote:
<quoted text>Yo, Jimmy. What's up with the childish name calling? And, no. Obama is not changing policies. Romney, on the other hand, has hardly been consistent.
That's putting it mildly.
I'd say he's a fkn liar that will say anything to get his way.
Like most azzholes who never had a real job.
Anybody could buy a business, bankrupt it, fire all the workers, cancel their pensions, and move it to china.
All you need is the seed money.
He got that from his daddy, not working.
dem

United States

#775085 Oct 17, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Well if you ignored all the insulting rightwingers, who's left from the right side to debate with?
Excellent point
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#775086 Oct 17, 2012
Nobama wrote:
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re-thinking your question....my response is that each person is judged as an individual, and gender is not a factor in salary...nor is there a need for equality of salary between any two employees even if they perform the same function....
Sounds great, maybe someday the rest of the country will catch on. Homer all about the individual.
Nobama

Allentown, PA

#775087 Oct 17, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Bah, most Republicans won't leave the house for less than 100K, they'll just live off their inheritance or sell some more property, dump some stock, or if in real dire straits sell some of their (gulp)gold.
the required skills and demands of some jobs are such that $100K is a minimum requirement....otherwise just get a government job, sit around all day, have a boatload of holidays, stay home when it snows, and collect a huge pension at early retirement....
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#775088 Oct 17, 2012
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
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I think the Debils posts sent her over the edge.
I was just getting used to the Debil, we needed something fresh and new after Carmino Serrano left.
Obama is a joke

Emmaus, PA

#775089 Oct 17, 2012
dem wrote:
Okay, look, I'm not naive. I know that even the plainest of things can't possibly get through to the Romney campaign and the conservative base. But hey, that's a good thing! The more time they spend in a tizzy over "act of terror" ≠ "act of terror," the longer they'll look like fools trying to politicize the deaths of Americans who died in the service of their country. Meanwhile, Barack Obama will continue to look like something Mitt Romney simply isn't: a president.
I just read the transcript of Obama's speech in the Rose Garden. He did refer to terrorism, but he did not say that it was a terrorist attack. He refered to religious intollerance, which would refer to the video because the video was against their religious leader. Now if he knew that it was a terrorist attack:

1) why did he then go on a talk show instead of dealing with the situation?
2) why did he then change the story to it being about a video?
3) why didn't he secure the crime scene and get people in there to investigate?
4) why did he allow his administration to continue to blame a video?

It's actually worse for him that he DID know that it was an act of terrorism and the only thing that he did about it was to invent a cover-up.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#775090 Oct 17, 2012
Nobama wrote:
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good point, have no proof...but I will tell you that in many companies women and minorities are not held to the same performance standards and are among the last to be laid off......
Again, I would like to see some proof. I would put that down as being unfair but maybe payback for a couple thousand years of male dominance. I think the white male is more apt to be promoted.
RUSH10ME

Warsaw, VA

#775095 Oct 17, 2012
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
Meanwhile back at the ranch:
NEW YORK, N.Y.- A conservative scholar behind a high-grossing documentary film that condemns President Barack Obama is under investigation by the evangelical college he leads over a report he took a woman who is not his wife to an event on Christian values.
The King's College board announced the review on Tuesday, the day the conservative Christian newsmagazine WORLD reported event organizers had confronted Dinesh D'Souza about sharing a hotel room with a woman he introduced as his fiancee. D'Souza filed for divorce from his wife, Dixie D'Souza, a few days after the conference, California court records show.
http://news.yahoo.com/ny-evangelical-college-...
What percent of the parents are married in the black comunity , if you don't answer I will post the numbers for you , you are welcome .
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#775097 Oct 17, 2012
dem wrote:
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Afternoon, chimp.
Bettter run. Chimps eat ants.
Peppy

Greensboro, NC

#775098 Oct 17, 2012
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
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Well, you know I have my fans!! Peppy is one of the only ones who is willing to discuss things, Carol too, unless she's off on a tangent! I like the newcomers though.
Hello Lily, would you care for some jelly beans? They're organic, I have broccoli, beet and arugula flavored.
And so it goes

Gering, NE

#775099 Oct 17, 2012
Obama is a joke wrote:
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Why does Obama pay his female employees less than his male employees?
Obama Job Description for Female applicants

-must be willing to go on national TV and LIE for Obama.-Rice, Cutter and Hilary
-must be willing to jump under the bus of requested by Obama -Hilary
-must be willing to do all this for less money then your male counterparts
Peppy

Greensboro, NC

#775101 Oct 17, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Again, I would like to see some proof. I would put that down as being unfair but maybe payback for a couple thousand years of male dominance. I think the white male is more apt to be promoted.
You have been rather grumpy lately Homer. Are you on that all fiber diet again?
Jane Says

New York, NY

#775103 Oct 17, 2012
dem wrote:
I apologize profusely for my many instances of offensive language and boorish posts. It all started with too late toilet training and many instances of abuse in my childhood. Freud would have a field day. I can only hope I can be cured of Obamatitus. This condition prevents me from working and cripples my social life. The symptoms are similar to tourettes and also compel me to steal from others in order to give to Democrats
So, um, sweetie, it looks like you're not too good to crawl down in the sewer with the rest of the rats. In that case would you mind presenting rearwards before I bite your tail off?
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#775104 Oct 17, 2012
Obama's earpiece and wireless tranmitter (Teleprompter light) worked well last night, but not good enough. It failed in the first debate.

Romney doesn't use one.

Why is Obama losing?

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#775105 Oct 17, 2012
RealDave wrote:
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So if I own bunch of stores, I invest in buildings, employees, merchandize that might or might not get sold & get taxed at the corporate rate of 35% on my profits.
Romney buys pieces of paper & pays 15% on those profits when he sells.
So yes, lets not encourage people to start businesses that actually makes a product & provides services. Lets instead reward the paper traders.
The CEO of Sears gets his salary taxed as in the top bracket.
Romney as CEO of Bain got taxed at 15%.
This is fair?
A home builder build a home & sells it for a profit that he would pay corporates rates. Others buy a home & resell it for more & pay 15%.
This is fair?
I have news. Unless that stock is purchased from that company, you are not investing in that company, they get nothing when you buy stock from outside sources.
I would like to see the link of when Romney was CEO at Bain that he was taxed 15%-link it up.
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#775106 Oct 17, 2012
dem wrote:
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Like gunner!
Butthead say what?

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