Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1460430 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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sage won

“life under BO”

Since: Sep 12

buena vista

#796429 Nov 6, 2012
carol wrote:
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Yes, progressivism and political correctness is exactly what is crippling this nation.
But if you're going to act like a liberal, at least wear a wig with the moustache.
I'm almost out the door myself to do what I've been waiting to do for four long years.
The day has finally arrived.
Homer's wig has fleas.
Lily Boca Raton FL

Boca Raton, FL

#796430 Nov 6, 2012
carol wrote:
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Being angry and disappointed by venting that anger and disappointment is perfectly acceptable.
Screaming Bush stole the election for eight years, holding a grudge about it for eight years, calling people racists and every other name in the book and the Black Panthers and other liberal groups preparing God knows what if Obama loses is NOT acceptable.
We've had to educate each other from time to time over the past four years but since you're older than me, you should know the difference between acceptable and unacceptable expressions of handling disappointment.
Venting is not what I'm concerned about.
Your statement that " Black Panthers and other liberal groups preparing God knows what if President Obama loses"
is utter nonsense and the usual rightwing propaganda promulgated to incite fear.

Why are you so afraid of everyone? Is it guilt because you know that you have disenfranchised people? Cheated them out of their rights? Afraid of Karma?

sage won

“life under BO”

Since: Sep 12

buena vista

#796431 Nov 6, 2012
Alloramadai wrote:
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I have not agreed with much of what you have posted, but I sure do with this. Thank you, Carol, for putting this out here.
An all too rare and brief burst of lucidity from an otherwise unlucid poster.
Lily Boca Raton FL

Boca Raton, FL

#796432 Nov 6, 2012
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>That would be me, and yes, Husted's honchos have done all they can the "skew" with the vote here. I had to go twice, and I'm still not sure. Olive is in Cali--I think they've got some issues of their own there. Have a good one...
I had no problems here, small precinct, paper ballot, took 10 minutes.
downhill246

Delray Beach, FL

#796433 Nov 6, 2012
OldRaider wrote:
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Tonight Romney will give a simultaneous acceptance and concession speech taking both sides one last time.
When Obama loses he will blame his loss, as well as the American Civil War and the Spanish American War, on George Bush.

“Is that all you've got?”

Since: Jun 10

Location hidden

#796434 Nov 6, 2012
Peppy wrote:
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Yes Maam, Democrats are the champions of the progressive policies that are crippling the country today.
See you Carol, I have to go vote again. I borrowed Homer's fake mustache.
Yep, one liberal proved his ability to make a huge profit based on falsified climate data.

http://www.valuewalk.com/2012/03/al-gore-used...

Cap and trade was never about cleansing the Earth but about putting money in politicians' pockets. Al has always been a liar and a con.
downhill246

Delray Beach, FL

#796435 Nov 6, 2012
Waxman wrote:
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Some Hiel Hitler Democrat took off with my Romney yard sign - too the one down the street too!
Low class Democrats!


They never steal mine, it is next to my NRA sign.
downhill246

Delray Beach, FL

#796436 Nov 6, 2012
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
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I had no problems here, small precinct, paper ballot, took 10 minutes.


I put up a Republican only sign by my precinct and it made it easier to vote.
downhill246

Delray Beach, FL

#796439 Nov 6, 2012
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
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Your statement that " Black Panthers and other liberal groups preparing God knows what if President Obama loses"
is utter nonsense and the usual rightwing propaganda promulgated to incite fear.
Why are you so afraid of everyone? Is it guilt because you know that you have disenfranchised people? Cheated them out of their rights? Afraid of Karma?


Didn't the New Black Panthers put a $10,000 reward out for George Zimmerman? Ironically the Black Panther leader offering the reward for the capture of the Trayvon Martin shooter was arrested on charges he is a felon who had a firearm. You got to love it.

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Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#796440 Nov 6, 2012
carol wrote:
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Now she and you both know how some of us have felt for the past four years.
Nothing could be worse than an unqualified president who is in over his head and leading this nation by the seat of his pants.
Agreed, we will both be voting for Obama.

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fred

Bronx, NY

#796441 Nov 6, 2012
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
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I had no problems here, small precinct, paper ballot, took 10 minutes.
The Finland fluker should have been forced to take a breathalyzer
test.

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Waxman

Windsor, CT

#796442 Nov 6, 2012
downhill246 wrote:
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They never steal mine, it is next to my NRA sign.
The Democrats are sneaky & slimey so next time I'll have a motion detector and IR camera. I would enjoy having a Democrat arrested.

I will put a rat trap out there. That might get the Democrat.

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Realtime

Cape Canaveral, FL

#796443 Nov 6, 2012
carol wrote:
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Being angry and disappointed by venting that anger and disappointment is perfectly acceptable.
Screaming Bush stole the election for eight years, holding a grudge about it for eight years, calling people racists and every other name in the book and the Black Panthers and other liberal groups preparing God knows what if Obama loses is NOT acceptable.
We've had to educate each other from time to time over the past four years but since you're older than me, you should know the difference between acceptable and unacceptable expressions of handling disappointment.
Venting is not what I'm concerned about.
Very immature post Carol as well as completely false.

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Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#796445 Nov 6, 2012
sage won wrote:
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Homer's wig has fleas.
It does, any suggestions? I tried setting it on fire, no luck, it just smoldered a bit.

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“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#796446 Nov 6, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Voter suppression, the greatest fear of a free society. Should Homer try and vote later without showing his id and return here with the skinny?
When I was leaving the polling place I stopped outside the door to text the wife about the time in line. As I was standing there a woman came busting out the door saying " They are going to tell me I can't vote! I gave them my drivers license and they asked me my address. I had moved so I told them the new address. They tell me I can't vote because the address I told them is not the address for my name."

Had to be a democrat.

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#796447 Nov 6, 2012
nanoanomaly wrote:
<quoted text>Yep, one liberal proved his ability to make a huge profit based on falsified climate data.
http://www.valuewalk.com/2012/03/al-gore-used...
Cap and trade was never about cleansing the Earth but about putting money in politicians' pockets. Al has always been a liar and a con.
Funny how the price of coal has dropped so far its almost not worth digging up any more. Big Al also made predictions of the super storms remember ? the fact that these once in a lifetime events are happening every year all over the world is just coincidence.
The US was a signee to the 2014 emmissions agreement, how is that going so far ? In the meantime more super storms, heatwaves, floods and being buried in snow. No nothing happening here, move along folks.

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#796448 Nov 6, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>It does, any suggestions? I tried setting it on fire, no luck, it just smoldered a bit.
Uric acid?? Saw it on an episode of Friends once.

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fred

Bronx, NY

#796449 Nov 6, 2012
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
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I had no problems here, small precinct, paper ballot, took 10 minutes.
If he wins...
By Jennifer Rubin

If Mitt Romney wins we can look forward to:

Finding out what happened in Benghazi.

The mainstream media resuming an adversarial relationship with the White House.

Repudiation of Mediscare politics.

Democrats defending the Senate as a deliberative and properly obstructionist body.

Another barrier falling for a minority, this time religious, seeking the presidency.

A new wave of Hillarymania.

If President Obama wins we can look forward to:

Seeing what “more flexibility” regarding Russia means.

Joe Biden beginning his 2016 presidential campaign.

Watching Obama dodge Benghazi questions for many more months.

Sandra Fluke and Big Bird breathing a sigh of relief.

Obama finally going to Israel.

That Obama immigration reform push we’ve been waiting for.

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Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#796450 Nov 6, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> When I was leaving the polling place I stopped outside the door to text the wife about the time in line. As I was standing there a woman came busting out the door saying " They are going to tell me I can't vote! I gave them my drivers license and they asked me my address. I had moved so I told them the new address. They tell me I can't vote because the address I told them is not the address for my name."
Had to be a democrat.
I'm sure you were happy she couldn't vote. You are pathetic.

As a matter of fact in northeastern PA a lot of addresses including mine have just recently changed from RR's to street addresses so I expect it will be a common theme out my way.

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“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#796451 Nov 6, 2012
_Olive_ wrote:
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Hello Flack, well, its voting day. We shall see what happens tonight. Its been a crazy few months, lots of tension over this election. As you know, I am an Obama supporter but unlike some of my fellow liberals, I won't be moving to Canada if Romney wins...
I feel what is most important for our Country is a change in consciousness, more empathy, less corruption. More unity, less divisiveness.
how have you been?
I have been great! Keeping the roads hot. I just hope the country survives no matter who wins. You take care of yourself hear!

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