Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1442972 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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Since: May 11

Newville, PA

#784138 Oct 25, 2012
abbynormall wrote:
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What's wrong with a photo ID? You need one to cash a check and to do a dozen everyday functions of American life. Why wouldn't someone be able to get a photo ID? Even if you don't drive, you can get a photo ID at driver's license office. Are you worried about someone who's nonambulatory or what?
8% of voters in PA don't have them.

There is one place in our county. 30 miles from a lot of them. They don't drive.


United States

#784139 Oct 25, 2012
RealDave wrote:
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If there were ay irregularities with Obama's transcripts, he would not have received those degrees.
nobama has high school daplo-mah from on-line mexican postal address
American Lady

Danville, KY

#784140 Oct 25, 2012
APRIL 23, 2012 4:00 A.M.
We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Budget!

April 29 will mark three years since Senate Democrats passed a budget. This dereliction of duty flagrantly violates the 1974 Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act (Public Law 93-344, as amended).

“On or before April 15 of each year, the Congress shall complete action on a concurrent resolution on the budget for the fiscal year beginning on October 1 of such year,” this statute states. Senate Democrats could not care less about this federal law.

This is a milestone in human sloth. While it has taken majority “leader” Harry Reid (D., Nev.) and Senate Democrats 36 months to conceive zero budgets, House Republicans have delivered two — one for each year they governed.

Nonetheless, Reid said on February 3:“We do not need to bring a budget to the floor this year. It’s done. We don’t need to do it.”

Orlando, FL

#784141 Oct 25, 2012
Jane Says wrote:
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Oh, that's surely it, carol, you were thinking of Colonel Mustard. I don't know why I have anything to do with you, you half-wit? Maybe they're right what they're saying about you?
I'm pretty sure you need a hug.

Since: May 11

Newville, PA

#784142 Oct 25, 2012
abbynormall wrote:
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Even if there were years he paid none, it was done legally, or the IRS would be after him. He wants to limit loopholes. You'd think you would be FOR that (that is, if you understand the concept).
You cannot blame anyone for taking any legal recourse to keep as much money that they earned as possible. And it's obvious he did nothing illegal or Obama would have found it and made an ad about it.
So....get real.
You people are just too stupid. Its not able the legality.

The returns will show the extent of Romney's tax dodging, overseas investments, years where did not pay any.

Louisville, KY

#784143 Oct 25, 2012
The silence I have received on these questions is deafening.

SHEEPLE, can you give us just one good reason why Obama should be re-elected?
Tell us, what has Obama done that has made your life better?

I told you SHEEPLE that Obama's election would increase the cost of living for every American, while simultaneously lowering the standard of living for every American.

This is exactly what has happened, and it is the best reason for voting for Romney.

Looks like the silence is continuing.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#784144 Oct 25, 2012
LOL wrote:
Oh, Lily ...
NYPD Cop in Alleged Plot To Cook Women for Meals
Police veteran Gilberto Valle arrested for scheme to kidnap, rape, torture, kill and eat women, authorities say
Lily's kinda guy!
He enjoys having women over for dinner.....@.10 / Lb.

London, KY

#784145 Oct 25, 2012
DBWriter wrote:
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Don't forget the millions of manufacturing jobs we lost.
Did you see that pamphlet Obama is sticking on doors everywhere?
It's the same thing that's been happening since he took office.
And, lo, and behold, he doesn't have a clue what's printed inside of it, too. Just like everything else in government he's supposedly responsible for.
The blue pamphlet coming to you... more junk stuck to your front door when you come home today.
Oh no no.

I run 'em kind off MY porch...with TEA lol.

They can support something worthwhile with their junkmail-such as the US POSTAL SERVICE-like everyone else lol.

Orlando, FL

#784146 Oct 25, 2012
fred wrote:
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The college records would show that the Kenyan enrolled as a foreign student. The lizard isn't an American citizen. duh
Doesn't it concern you that terrorists are funding the Kenyan's campaign?
CAMPAIGN FINANCE: Obama campaign’s illegal foreign donations. If he were a Republican, this would lead the network news, complete with footage of reporters making illegal donations under fake names. Since he’s a Democrat, they’re doing their best to ignore it.
RELATED (From Ed): Part Two: Obama Campaign Stays Silent On Foreign Donors Scandal, from Mike McNally at the PJ Tatler.
It's why some worthy charity will never receive $5 million dollars.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#784147 Oct 25, 2012
The biggest intelligence blunder in American history was virtually ignored by Republicans who now want us to crucify Obama for the events of Benghazi. Where was the Republican outrage over the faulty intel that sent thousands of American troops to their death and cost us billions of dollars searching for non-existant weapons of mass destruction in Iraq? Can you name right wing hypocrite that demanded an immediate investigation over that colossal Republican led disaster?

Since: May 11

Newville, PA

#784148 Oct 25, 2012
abbynormall wrote:
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Why would you think adjectives like that have ANYTHING to do with the economy? Again, you pretend to miss a valid point while trying to confuse the issue.
It's the economy that is the most important aspect of this particular election, NOT some congressman's description of rape.
But go ahead, keep trying to point away from Obama's many failings over the past 4 years.
Because when Republicans get elected, they legislate abortion, not the economy.
Black Wino

Palm Desert, CA

#784149 Oct 25, 2012
Yowzaa... y'all notice how da Head Pimp is conducting hiself lately..? conducting hiself in a shameful manner not becoming of da office of da Presidency, his e-bonics are shameful to all da black folk, campaigning aimed at da childun, next he'll be photograghed sucking a phart outa a cracka's babies butt...

Orlando, FL

#784150 Oct 25, 2012
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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People like carol are a voice in the desert.
Wow, that's pretty flattering. Thanks, shiningelect0n.

Since: May 11

Newville, PA

#784151 Oct 25, 2012
abbynormall wrote:
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Well, I don't read something and twist it around to mean something else like you just did. What's wrong with your thinking if you can't read words and catch their meaning without adding your own warped twist to all of them. You have a real comprehension problem so you just make up what you THINK people mean.
The meaning was clear.

Greensboro, NC

#784152 Oct 25, 2012
carol wrote:
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He's probably talking about the other Carol, with a capital C.
But thanks for making my day anyway.
Hey cousin, I will always stick up for you.

London, KY

#784153 Oct 25, 2012
sonicfilter wrote:
What Happened in Benghazi
Though I am in no way a fan of President Obama’s foreign and security policies, the flailing that the Republican Party is engaging in at the moment to demonstrate some kind of cover-up in the aftermath of the Benghazi attack reveals a complete lack of understanding of how intelligence collection and analysis works. David Ignatius explores the subject in an op-ed,“CIA documents supported Susan Rice’s description of Benghazi attacks.”
Ignatius observes that intelligence is developed when something happens and that evidence is frequently “fragmentary and conflicting.” While there may be such a thing as incontrovertible facts relating to any incident, that solid information is something that frequently cannot be easily discerned. Ignatius notes that Republicans have been beating Obama over the head most recently with the assertion that there was a CIA Station Chief cable the day after the killing of the ambassador that indicated that the attack had been planned and organized by a militant group. But I would bet that there were at least 15 other reports that went out the same day that provided alternative scenarios. If you intercept a cell phone call in which someone is claiming credit for organizing an attack, is he speaking the truth or is he boasting and trying to take credit for some reason or other? If a source in a militia is claiming that he knows who ordered the attack, does he have an agenda that is driving his claim? All of that has to be sorted out, which takes time and cross checking. At the present time, it does appear that the “Innocence of Muslims” video did play a role in the attack and the contention that it was a fully-orchestrated al-Qaeda event seems unlikely.
I was in Rome Station when the U.S. Embassy in Tehran was occupied. The CIA went on full alert worldwide and we followed suit. I rather suspect that every Iranian official or businessman in Italy that we could get our hands on was interviewed three times. The reports went in to Washington, together with thousands of others. While the effort sounds silly in retrospect, I do recall that there were some Iranians in Rome who had significant information on the students who had led the takeover. My point is that intelligence is a complicated process and cherry picking raw intelligence reports relating to a developing situation might well produce whatever you want to find, but it will not necessarily reveal the truth.

Cable: Big black flag(s).

Foreign (ignore and no) Policy Failure.

ROMNEY(is not Reagan)/RYAN 2012
Qualified Experience FOR America again!

Saint Petersburg, FL

#784154 Oct 25, 2012
RealDave wrote:
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If there were ay irregularities with Obama's transcripts, he would not have received those degrees.
Affirmative action and foreign students do receive degrees...
$5 Million to a charity of obama's choice if obama releases his college records... What is obama hiding?- Why is obama selling out a charity?
It's the culture...

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#784155 Oct 25, 2012
Peppy wrote:
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Carol has shown more character and restraint than anyone on here. She always takes the high ground. You liberals lack the etiquette to have a civil disagreement on issues. That is not Carol's failing, it's probably just how you folks were raised.
carol is a boulder standing tall in the middle of a mudflow of Liberalism. She remains unmoved. And admired.

Orlando, FL

#784156 Oct 25, 2012
Peppy wrote:
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We are on the verge of a better america and you sit there saying "no, the horse and buggy is just fine, we don't need no stinking cars". Really Homer, six months from now you will be praising Fred and me for seeing through the Obama thicket.
We are on the verge of a better America...

I just like how that sounds.

Milford, CT

#784157 Oct 25, 2012
carol wrote:
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It's why some worthy charity will never receive $5 million dollars.
fred had an interesting exchange with an Obamabot on twitter today about this issue. Since fred is well practiced, the commie occupier scum was stunned into silence after 3 tweets.

The effort to marginalize we birthers has completely failed.

You'd be good at twitter. Try it.

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