Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1263454 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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Homer

Effort, PA

#791839 Nov 2, 2012
RUSH10ME wrote:
<quoted text>Point is ,I quit school in the ninth grade and went to work , saved all I could and bought better equipment , made more money from it and bought more and better equipment , I invested in myself and my own future , my kids taught me how to use this computer , I have to hunt and peck with my left middle finger but they don't , and besides it leaves my ritht middle finger for all you free loaders .
'quit school in the ninth grade' Who would have guessed?
cway

United States

#791840 Nov 2, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>I seriously worry for you when Romney loses. Do you have a support system around you? Friends, family?
Dear Rightwingers,
After Romney loses, Homer hereby declares his will be a shoulder you can cry on. Also, once the outcome is declared I will take a brief hiatus from casting any aspersions in your general direction.
If the impossible does happen and Romney were to win, albeit probably due to voter suppression, voter fraud or what have you, Homer will be in a congratulatory mode, again for just a short time.
Sincerely,
Homer
Nah, let's be nasty.

I've got my "HEY REPUGS, WHATSA MATTER? DID YOU CHOKE AGAIN?

AHHHHH HA HA HA HA ready to go.

:)
Homer

Effort, PA

#791841 Nov 2, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>It's a good start. Dem, any thoughts on this one?
Actually I take it back, it was an impressive start.

I think once you introduce his priest and the hooker with the heart of gold I'd start shopping for a publisher.
TheIndependentMa jority

Nancy, KY

#791842 Nov 2, 2012
cway wrote:
<quoted text>
Stick a fork in Romney, he's done. Despite all the flip-flopping he did while in the frying pan. He's one cooked salmon.
Why isn't the National Guard ALREADY in WORKING CLASS, Tax Paying Staten Island==Obama shirking on the job--again...still?

ROMNEY/RYAN/CHRISTIE et al!
Leadership and Experience for ALL of America again-not just the occupy ghetto/gutter streeters.
THE DEBIL

Paris, France

#791843 Nov 2, 2012
Sister Kathryn Lust wrote:
<quoted text>Yes.
Next...
Oh, for goodness sakes, it was an example. Does one need to be completely literal to break you of your bad habits? How'd you know that even referred to YOUR children? Answer: you didn't. I simply led you to a point where you drew that conclusion based on what was in your head, not mine. This is how political campaigns work: they supply you with a simple and predictable path by which you will inevitably reach the conclusion they want you to, as I just did. You have a brain, now use it.
Homer

Effort, PA

#791844 Nov 2, 2012
Nobama wrote:
<quoted text>
does Homer deny that you need to sign the book when you vote in PA.....and that your signature of record is right there in the book.....
I don't deny it. I'm actually a little concerned that the 95 year old poll taker make take issue with me as my signatures do vary slightly at times. Yes, in a lot of ways PA is defintely stuck in the 1950's.
THE DEBIL

Paris, France

#791845 Nov 2, 2012
Alternately, you have a vagina and you could use that instead. Either way... It's best if you use both.
Nobama

Allentown, PA

#791846 Nov 2, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>I said 'Romney' ads, there is no mention of him in any of the ads I have seen. Apparently they don't know what to think or say about Romney either, with all the flipflopping.
KYW TV in Philly had Romney ads this morning....

WHP radio in Harrisburg (biggest station in central PA) has been running Romney ads all day...

plus even more anti-Obama ads, as you note...
fred

Milford, CT

#791847 Nov 2, 2012
dem wrote:
<quoted text>
thats funny. considering romney has 3.6% chance of that happenng.
nate silver? really?
dem

Chicago, IL

#791848 Nov 2, 2012
RUSH10ME wrote:
<quoted text>Point is ,I quit school in the ninth grade and went to work , saved all I could and bought better equipment , made more money from it and bought more and better equipment , I invested in myself and my own future , my kids taught me how to use this computer , I have to hunt and peck with my left middle finger but they don't , and besides it leaves my ritht middle finger for all you free loaders .
quite admirable, admiral.
get it?
what makes you come to topix and call people that vote democrat "free loaders". if its just for fun i understand. its the seriously dumb baggers im concerned with.
and by all indications you seem like an idiot, that happens to work hard at it.

i work with a guy who's an engineer with six years of college that stills spells engineer wrong in memos.
dem

Chicago, IL

#791849 Nov 2, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>'quit school in the ninth grade' Who would have guessed?
thatta boy, knocked that one out of the park!
Nobama

Allentown, PA

#791850 Nov 2, 2012
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
<quoted text>
You need something MUCH more constructive to do.
Start rounding up T/P, Ramen noodles, hot chocolate and MORE granola bars, with tents and generators.
Then get them shipped to Staten Island-STAT.
ROMNEY/RYAN/CHRISTIE et al 2012
Real QUALIFIED Experience, for ALL of America again-NOT just some-NObraina.
liked Christie very much, but consorting with the enemy in the heat of battle is unforgivable....
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#791851 Nov 2, 2012
Nobama wrote:
<quoted text>
yeah, the United Mine Worker's Union has always been a rightwing organization......
coal mining is a way of life in Western PA, not just a job.....coal miners have zero interest in being retrained for "green" jobs....
Western PA? Bituminous? Barnes and Tucker? Way of life?

WTF you talking about dummy? You really are locked into the fifties aren't you?
Homer

Effort, PA

#791852 Nov 2, 2012
cway wrote:
<quoted text>
That's almost like saying Goering was liberal compared to Hitler.
Yeah, Homer would say that.
cway

United States

#791853 Nov 2, 2012
Nobama wrote:
<quoted text>
Democrats have stolen elections in the past, most notably in 1960.....
Another GOP accusation with no evidence in support.
Except their diehard belief that every time Dems win, they must have cheated.
TheIndependentMa jority

Nancy, KY

#791854 Nov 2, 2012
Nobama wrote:
<quoted text>
Christie may be forgiven if Romney wins....otherwise a Conservative opponent will defeat him in the primary next year....
but maybe the Democrats will nominate Christie for Governor....
NJ Gvrnr CHRISTIE FOR POTUS 2016--stand in line and wait your turn till then!!
Have you started charity donations for the WORKING CLASS, TAX PAYING citizens of Staten Island yet?
Get busy. Permission granted to jab anyone with Homers pencil that criticizes Romney or ANYONE else, that has donated to the storm relief. Hmmm...wonder what's been donated from duh White HOuse-and dem dar frosted dogpoo casiner platforms on the campaign twail...
ROMNEY/RYAN/CHRISTIE 2012 et al!
REAL LEADERSHIP For ALL americans again-NOT just some!
Nobama

Allentown, PA

#791855 Nov 2, 2012
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
<quoted text>
Why isn't the National Guard ALREADY in WORKING CLASS, Tax Paying Staten Island==Obama shirking on the job--again...still?
ROMNEY/RYAN/CHRISTIE et al!
Leadership and Experience for ALL of America again-not just the occupy ghetto/gutter streeters.
Bloomberg did not want the National Guard....or at least not if they were armed.....
TheIndependentMa jority

Nancy, KY

#791857 Nov 2, 2012
THE DEBIL wrote:
<quoted text>
Oh, for goodness sakes, it was an example. Does one need to be completely literal to break you of your bad habits? How'd you know that even referred to YOUR children? Answer: you didn't. I simply led you to a point where you drew that conclusion based on what was in your head, not mine. This is how political campaigns work: they supply you with a simple and predictable path by which you will inevitably reach the conclusion they want you to, as I just did. You have a brain, now use it.
ROMNEY/RYAN/CHRISTIE et al.

Anything else is the snakeoil drippings of mere phat crayon kiddie framertics.

NO brain work required-just push the right buttons!
Homer

Effort, PA

#791858 Nov 2, 2012
Nobama wrote:
<quoted text>
KYW TV in Philly had Romney ads this morning....
WHP radio in Harrisburg (biggest station in central PA) has been running Romney ads all day...
plus even more anti-Obama ads, as you note...
Okay, I'll have to take your word for it.
dem

Chicago, IL

#791859 Nov 2, 2012
fred wrote:
<quoted text>
nate silver? really?
as opposed to freds inner feelings??????
yeah Nate Silver for sure
fred? not so much

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