Barack Obama, our next President

"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 ... Full Story


Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#800279 Nov 9, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>They don't understand. Carol now thinks you voted in two states.
That's what the woman said in her own words, Homer.
Romney-Ryan 2012

Virginia Beach, VA

#800280 Nov 9, 2012
They're showing the effects of the disasters in the northeast on the children on TWC. Thousands of them are living in shelters. Many are still living in what's left of their homes with no heat or power.
Does Obama give a sh't? Does FEMA give a sh't? F'K NO!! FEMA is still doing nothing and Obama is practicing today's speech on the economy that he wrecked. By the way, he is taking NO QUESTIONS after the speech. He doesn't want to get caught in any more lies or explain his incompetence during the last couple of weeks.

“wake up”

Since: Jan 10

utica ny

#800281 Nov 9, 2012
Jean wrote:
<quoted text>
Ya lost bobo...your entire agenda lost . May take a caveman like You awhile to realize that it's a brave new modern world.
Could you welfare queen loser neanderthal racists in the south just secede? Then you can stay in the last cenrury as the rest of the world moves forward.
truth is America lost.


Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#800282 Nov 9, 2012
Jean wrote:
<quoted text>
I got rid of not one but TWO Tea Party reps.. Allen WEst in Florida and Nan Hayworth in New York! And Hayworth was defeated by an openly gay Sean Maloney who was a total unknown until a month before the election!
Here you go Homer read it for yourself. Notice the word 'I'?

Newburgh, NY

#800283 Nov 9, 2012
Nathan Bedford Forrest wrote:
<quoted text>
Don't think for one minute that succession isn't being considered.....Maybe this time the right side will win. Your man let you be the lead hoe or you just one of the regular hoes?
I hope you SUCCEED at secession!

Newburgh, NY

#800284 Nov 9, 2012
moshx wrote:
<quoted text> truth is America lost.
You righties and truth are in two different universes.

Newburgh, NY

#800285 Nov 9, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> Here you go Homer read it for yourself. Notice the word 'I'?
I did get rid of 2 tea party reps. So? I now have 2 democratic reps.


Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#800286 Nov 9, 2012
You who like science and stuff about UFO's should check out Puma Punku.
Romney-Ryan 2012

Virginia Beach, VA

#800288 Nov 9, 2012
Q: How can you tell if a ghetto-rat has been watching your TV?
A: It's missing.

“See how you are?”

Since: Jul 12


#800289 Nov 9, 2012
Nathan Bedford Forrest wrote:
Had we known about all this shit, we would have picked our own cotton.....
"Ladies and Gentlemen I accept the flowers as a memento of reconciliation between the white and colored races of the southern states. I accept it more particularly as it comes from a colored lady, for if there is any one on God's earth who loves the ladies I believe it is myself.( Immense applause and laughter.) I came here with the jeers of some white people, who think that I am doing wrong. I believe I can exert some influence, and do much to assist the people in strengthening fraternal relations, and shall do all in my power to elevate every man to depress none.(Applause.) I want to elevate you to take positions in law offices, in stores, on farms, and wherever you are capable of going. I have not said anything about politics today. I don't propose to say anything about politics. You have a right to elect whom you please; vote for the man you think best, and I think, when that is done, you and I are freemen. Do as you consider right and honest in electing men for office. I did not come here to make you a long speech, although invited to do so by you. I am not much of a speaker, and my business prevented me from preparing myself. I came to meet you as friends, and welcome you to the white people. I want you to come nearer to us. When I can serve you I will do so. We have but one flag, one country; let us stand together. We may differ in color, but not in sentiment Many things have been said about me which are wrong, and which white and black persons here, who stood by me through the war, can contradict. Go to work, be industrious, live honestly and act truly, and when you are oppressed I'll come to your relief. I thank you, ladies and gentlemen, for this opportunity you have afforded me to be with you, and to assure you that I am with you in heart and in hand.(Prolonged applause.)

Indianapolis, IN

#800291 Nov 9, 2012
ok carol, this is how it will work.....

Fox News star Sean Hannity suddenly likes immigration reform

because the GOP can't win a national election without the support of the brown folks.

now if pig headed Sean can see that, then......

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#800293 Nov 9, 2012
Romney-Ryan 2012 wrote:
<quoted text>NotRealDave vilifies everybody who served in the Navy. Calls us "pus*ys". I'd like to have had him in my E-2 Hawkeye for about an hour of "fun" in those days. There wouldn't be a shovel big enough for him to clean the sh't out of his drawers.
Look,I know you're embarrassed.

I have the highest regard to all that serve in our military & appreciate their service.

But really, when someone like you brags, it requires a footnote.

A little history lesson.

If you were a male between 18 & 26 in the 60's & early 70's, you were subject to the draft, unless you had a deferment such as a college deferment.

Those without a deferment were in the "pool" & local draft boards selected draftees (until the lottery changed it).

The National Guard became the first choice of those who thought they would drafted & did not want to win that trip to Vietnam. The Guard quickly filled up & to get in the Guard took money & political influence ( Ref GW Bush).

The options became:
1) Try to get a medical deferment - like get a big boil on your ass (the Limbaughian).

2) Go to college & not flunk out & hope its over after 4 years.

3) Join the Navy because unless you volunteer & get selected for river boat duty, you will likely never step foot in Vietnam.

4) Run in hide in another country - flee to Canada or hide out in England (Clinton) or France (Romney).

Now you had no influence to get in the Guard. So when you thought you might get drafted, you ran out & joined the Navy.

I rate that above those that fled to other countries but really, if there was no draft,. we all know you would not have enlisted. If you were truly interested to fighting in Vietnam, you would have enlisted in the Army or Marines.

When the lottery was done, I had a high school buddy whose birthday was number 1 - he dropped out of college & joined the Navy. Lots of kids did this. But in reality, they did it to avoid the draft.

He, like you, hid out in the Navy.

Being drafyed m
Romney-Ryan 2012

Virginia Beach, VA

#800294 Nov 9, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>They don't understand. Carol now thinks you voted in two states.
That's was common practice for democrats during this election. I wonder what the REAL vote count was? I guess we'll never know.

Indianapolis, IN

#800295 Nov 9, 2012
Condoleezza Rice On Immigration, Women’s Issues: GOP Sent ‘Mixed Messages’

Former secretary of state Condoleezza Rice on Friday echoed the sentiments of many of her fellow Republicans who believe the party fell well short in winning support of some key, growing constituencies. Namely, she said, the GOP sent "mixed messages" on issues related to immigration and women.

"On the immigration issue, which turned out to be very important, and some issues about women too, some mixed messages were sent," Rice said during an appearance on CBS This Morning. "And when you send mixed messages through the narrow funnel that is the media spotlight sometimes people hear only one side of that message."
Lincoln Duncan

United States

#800299 Nov 9, 2012
carol wrote:
<quoted text>
They were US Expats - Americans living abroad - that were polled.
"US expats overwhelmingly favoured Obama. 96% of expats in France, 82% in Germany and 66% in the UK supported Obama. In fact, expats in only one country supported Mitt Romney; China."
Three out of the four countries included have social democracies - no surprise Americans living there would support Obama.
Interestingly, Americans living in China supported Romney. You should probably be asking yourself why.
As yourself why you thought Romney would win? Did you read any media with which you did not agree or was it all fox?

Indianapolis, IN

#800300 Nov 9, 2012
Top Republicans Suddenly Back Immigration Reform After Latinos Overwhelmingly Back Obama

Bethlehem, PA

#800304 Nov 9, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> That's what the woman said in her own words, Homer.
She never said that, you are a liar. Go back and read what she posted again. Think. Pause. Then type.

Bethlehem, PA

#800305 Nov 9, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> Here you go Homer read it for yourself. Notice the word 'I'?
Yeah, and where is the part where she says she voted for both of them? You cannot possibly be that stupid. She has a house in both states.
Not Real Sure

Hobbs, NM

#800306 Nov 9, 2012
Jean wrote:
<quoted text>
You republicans probably should have asked BUsh/ Cheney...deficits don't matter., PAUL RYan and the republican party who tax cut , warred, nation built, grew government , tax cutted and deregulated us into economic armageddon. Those questions about fiscal matters.
Btw..I'm not a democrat. I'm a proud UNREPUBLICAN since the Clinton years. Your party repulses me. Traitors.
Ha , The republicans did it huh ? Who was over the housing committee ,Your Butt Puppet Barney Frank.....who came up with pouring everything into FRED , and FANNY ? Do your research Dip....

Bethlehem, PA

#800308 Nov 9, 2012
I give up.

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