Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1478642 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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Louiston

Omaha, NE

#791164 Nov 2, 2012
abbynormall wrote:
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But...but...he's making a statement by not showing us any information about his true past. He's proving he "doesn't HAVE to." He's got principles ya know.
Ever notice how unhinged the Loony Left is?
TSM

United States

#791165 Nov 2, 2012
The left attack Romney for collecting food, clothing, etc. for the victims of” Sandy “while encouraging others to donate to the Red Cross while Obama’s supporters ‘Hollywood ‘throwing extravagant Halloween party despite destruction Obama has a Photo Opt and leaves to resume campaigning it’s a Clear Choice….Romney/Ryan!!!

“What goes around, comes around”

Since: Sep 08

Gainesville, FL

#791166 Nov 2, 2012
LOL wrote:
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... and where's Da Bammy? Vegas! Where else?
And, BTW, where's Michelle? Asking for more campaign money, not for anything to be sent to hurricane relief. Bwess her li'l socialist heart.
Louiston

Omaha, NE

#791168 Nov 2, 2012
Nobama wrote:
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in Christie's defense, the local power companies probably have union contracts that prohibit the use of non-union labor....and the local unions want to soak up all the overtime possible, the public be damned....
organized labor at its finest.....
UNIONS - Incentive to remain lazy & stupid....and pay dues for it as well.
Lily Boca Raton FL

Boca Raton, FL

#791169 Nov 2, 2012
X Obama Supporter wrote:
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But Bloomberg thinks he should be running two giant generaters to run a marathon while NY'ers dumbster dive for food, sleep in their cars waiting to get gas only to find there is none, have no where to sleep at night and if they do there is no electric, no heat, and no hope. Yeah, let's listen to anything that moron would agree with. In the mean time....don't be drinking 32oz sodas...we're trying to save the world here, from business' killing the ozone and fat people!
Oh goody, now you have something new to whine about
Grampy

South Windsor, CT

#791170 Nov 2, 2012
dem wrote:
Hurry baggers.
You got four days to come up with some shit that sticks on the wall.
Four more years.
Here's some shit clinging to the wall!

http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/wp-content/up...
Nobama

Blue Bell, PA

#791171 Nov 2, 2012
Red State Sucker wrote:
Looks like the loony Republicans are looking pretty foolish now that the investigation of Benghazi has shown all their accusations were political lies:
http://news.yahoo.com/us-officials-counter-re...
there is no investigation....just part of the cover-up, like Watergate.....
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#791172 Nov 2, 2012
abbynormall wrote:
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I read the article you referenced abpve. Loved the last paragraph. How do two politicians flying around in a helicopter getting their pictures taken help people? Where IS FEMA and all that "gubment" help? Some places look just as bad as Katrina did. People waiting to be rescued from high water...now HOW many days after the storm hit? People complaining of no food and the lines for a little bit of gasoline...Exactly what is FEMA's response? Where are their food trucks distributing food and clean water? And Bloomberg...that liberal-minded government control freak...using huge generators to power up tents for a damn marathon when gas stations can't pump gas to people who need it because of no electric.
Sorry...you guys are not looking that great yet either.
Can you answer any of those questions?

The federal government shipped 1 million meals Thursday to New York, where National Guard troops were distributing them to people in need, Cuomo told reporters.
http://www.cnn.com/2012/11/01/us/tropical-wea...

Meanwhile, FEMA and the city were trucking badly needed food, water and hundreds of generators -- donated by the Caterpillar Corp.-- to the hardest hit parts of the island. Free food distribution centers were hastily prepared at two drop off points: Mill Road and New Dorp Lane, and at an empty lot at Yetman Ave. and Hylan Blvd. Food will be handed out again Friday.
http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/staten-is...

“What goes around, comes around”

Since: Sep 08

Gainesville, FL

#791173 Nov 2, 2012
Nobama wrote:
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the response from Obama and FEMA has been a dismal failure.....
they focus on loan applications while folks need power, gasoline, and food.....
Exactly what are you trying to do here? Burst that incredible excitement generated on the left by the helicopter photo ops and resulting articles applauding them?
brown eyes

Blacksburg, VA

#791174 Nov 2, 2012
The new Jobs Report put the nail in the coffin of Romneys failed election attempt. Ohio and Virginia will go Obama. Romneys lies are a futile attempt to mask his losing campaign.
Obama Biden.
LOL

Stroudsburg, PA

#791175 Nov 2, 2012
Weather report ... freezing or near freezing nights, rain, possible snowstorm early next week ... for the Northeast ... and Da Bammy is pullin' in army vehicles to help with the "vote".
Louiston

Omaha, NE

#791176 Nov 2, 2012
abbynormall wrote:
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And, BTW, where's Michelle? Asking for more campaign money, not for anything to be sent to hurricane relief. Bwess her li'l socialist heart.
That's because she's no longer allowed to swing by her tail between the trees on the East lawn.
LOL

Stroudsburg, PA

#791177 Nov 2, 2012
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
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They're foaming at the mouth!
MSNBC host Chris Matthews on Thursday compared conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh to the rapist character from the movie “Deliverance” who told his male victim to “squeal like a pig.”
Matthews should have pissed down his own leg and squealed while doing it to give an example.

“What goes around, comes around”

Since: Sep 08

Gainesville, FL

#791178 Nov 2, 2012
sonicfilter wrote:
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Photo op! Photo op!
So maybe he should have followed Mitt's lead and kept on with the campaigning/fake can drive.
And then it would have been: why hasn't Obama gone to NJ??
Mitt did exactly what was right for a candidate, money, effort and time. We would have heard ya'll screaming for days had he done anything else. So just what would you have HAD him do? Go ride around in a helicopter before returning to campaigning?
Lily Boca Raton FL

Boca Raton, FL

#791179 Nov 2, 2012
An environmentalist briefly interrupted Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney during a campaign rally Thursday in Virginia.

The protester shouted “what about climate change, that’s what caused this monster storm” before being drown out by boos from Romney supporters. The unidentified heckler held up a banner that read “End Climate Silence.” He was quickly escorted out of the audience.

As governor of Massachusetts, Romney had worked to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, which scientists have pinpointed as a major cause of climate change.
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2012/11/01/romney-...
finding

Jonesboro, AR

#791180 Nov 2, 2012
Alloramadai wrote:
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Photo-op with Romney showed him loading diapers. Have yet to find a decent recipe using Pampers.
If you had a baby, I bet you would like to have a bag of diapers, a pair of socks, Food, Gas, Electric, anything they can get will help them out, Romney will be helping some people, I know they appreciate that.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#791181 Nov 2, 2012
President Obama has already declared New York and New Jersey major disaster areas, an unusually early action reflecting the massive damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy.

Disaster declarations are normally made after post-storm assessments, but officials said the obvious problems justified extraordinary action.

"This was so evident how bad it was that the president said,'let's just get this done,' " said Craig Fugate, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, on The Weather Channel.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie requested the speeded-up disaster declarations, officials said.
http://www.usatoday.com/story/theoval/2012/10...

Republicans in the House of Representatives plan to issue a blistering report Wednesday that says the Bush administration delayed the evacuation of thousands of New Orleans residents by failing to act quickly on early reports that the levees had broken during Hurricane Katrina.

....It adds that the White House itself discounted damage reports that later proved true.
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/13/world/ameri...

“What goes around, comes around”

Since: Sep 08

Gainesville, FL

#791182 Nov 2, 2012
HYPOCRITICAL OBAMA wrote:
<quoted text>OBAMA IS PLAYING POLITICS,ANY OTHER TIME HE WOULD BE PLAYING
BASKETBALL!!
He's gotta stick to what he knows.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#791183 Nov 2, 2012
Waxman wrote:
<quoted text>There were targets, you moron.
Civilians are not targets
LOL

Stroudsburg, PA

#791184 Nov 2, 2012
Nobama wrote:
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there is no investigation....just part of the cover-up, like Watergate.....
Watergate - election year - media silent - prez wins re-election - scandal breaks - impeachment looms - prez takes helicopter ride while waving goodbye ... sounds about the same, huh. We ahould, however, be able to skip the part about re-election if America has learned anything.

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