Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1265055 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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OBAMA the GENIUS

Lillington, NC

#801587 Nov 10, 2012
A "good" guy?

Who leaves 72 million without affordable guaranteed by law healthcare! To die in the street! And lies about it on live tv!

A guy who threatens workers with lies about Chrysler?

A guy who personally cut 50,000 jobs? For monetary gain.

No. Not a good guy at all: A LOSER!
FORWARD to Obamageddon wrote:
<quoted text>Romney is a wealthy successful guy and overall good guy. If he had been a Democrat, his wealth and his religion would not have mattered. Like many other super rich, he can probably life the rest of his life on a private island somewhere and not have a care in the world. And, at least he won't have that haggard post-president look that Obama already has. Although, I think with no campaigning, Obama will now be able to slow the pace.
carol

Orlando, FL

#801588 Nov 10, 2012
ChromiuMan wrote:
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If ANY candidate shows up at a disaster and throws sandbags, loads a truck or talks to locals it's a photo op and he's branded for not caring. If he doesn't show up, he's branded for not caring.
You are irrational.
Do you know how many people are still without power and homes and FEMA is broke?

Obama did what any president would do after a natural disaster. But he was able to capitalize on it right before an election.

And he did. Big time.
carol

Orlando, FL

#801589 Nov 10, 2012
OBAMA the GENIUS wrote:
A "good" guy?
Who leaves 72 million without affordable guaranteed by law healthcare! To die in the street! And lies about it on live tv!
A guy who threatens workers with lies about Chrysler?
A guy who personally cut 50,000 jobs? For monetary gain.
No. Not a good guy at all: A LOSER!
<quoted text>
You should be asking yourself who pays for 72 million.

But you'll know soon enough.

Romney's solution was reform. That's a good thing when something isn't working.
Imhotep

United States

#801590 Nov 10, 2012
Nightchalker wrote:
<quoted text>obamma supporters are poor winners!
You selected a blank screen everybody likes!
Your party has a "third riech" mentality that will destroy us all!
The government will collapse under it's own weight thanks to obamma!
President obamma,and the mooslum brotherhood are the ONLY winners!
Supporters of gay marriag and legal pot were led astray!
The senate went even more imperial!
Those who would take us back to the 50's with reversed race roles that bode ill for the country got their candidates!
This election was over before it began!
Easy to predict.
Lies are all you had and it was very obvious!

Suck it up and get with the future or fall into the abyss.
OBAMA the GENIUS

Lillington, NC

#801591 Nov 10, 2012
carol wrote:
<quoted text>
You should be asking yourself who pays for 72 million.
But you'll know soon enough.
Romney's solution was reform. That's a good thing when something isn't working.
His plan: back to States!

We had that for 200 years!

Texas: republican: 8 million uninsured. Forever.

ACA: SAVES MONEY! COVERS 100%. LAW OF THE LAND.

Who pays for ER when uninsured can't pay and go bankrupt?

Federal Gov.

Mitt said: good same old same old. Saves nothing solves nothing.

Get a clue loser!

“wake up”

Since: Jan 10

utica ny

#801592 Nov 10, 2012
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Blah Blah Blah.
So if you have a taxable income of $100K and your rate goes from 28 to 25%, you evidently don;t have an additional $3k in your bank account?
Did or did not the tax cuts give you that additional $3K.
if I was to see a tax cut (ha ha) it would not give me one single an additional dollar .it would only leave the money that I have allready worked for in my pocket. Being able to keep more of what I allready have is not giveing anything .its just less theft of what is mine.

Why is it you libs seem to think that the money you earn is for everones use and government has every right to all but what they think you should be allowed to keep.
TSM

El Paso, TX

#801593 Nov 10, 2012
We lost the election but we haven’t lost the Country ‘Yet!! 2014 elections will be an indicator whether we reach that tipping point (Government verse Individual Responsibility/Self-Reliance) I still have confidence in the American People making the Right choice in 2014!!
carol

Orlando, FL

#801594 Nov 10, 2012
moshx wrote:
<quoted text> if I was to see a tax cut (ha ha) it would not give me one single an additional dollar .it would only leave the money that I have allready worked for in my pocket. Being able to keep more of what I allready have is not giveing anything .its just less theft of what is mine.
Why is it you libs seem to think that the money you earn is for everones use and government has every right to all but what they think you should be allowed to keep.
Because they like Greece's economic system?
OBAMA the GENIUS

Lillington, NC

#801595 Nov 10, 2012
moshx wrote:
<quoted text> if I was to see a tax cut (ha ha) it would not give me one single an additional dollar .it would only leave the money that I have allready worked for in my pocket. Being able to keep more of what I allready have is not giveing anything .its just less theft of what is mine.
Why is it you libs seem to think that the money you earn is for everones use and government has every right to all but what they think you should be allowed to keep.
Taxes are not theft.

We all own the gov.

It is ours. All assets and all debts.

"You people"

Wonder why you lost?

Grow up!

......someday: for NOW: WE WON == YOU LOST -- YOU SCCCKKKKK!
carol

Orlando, FL

#801596 Nov 10, 2012
TSM wrote:
We lost the election but we haven’t lost the Country ‘Yet!! 2014 elections will be an indicator whether we reach that tipping point (Government verse Individual Responsibility/Self-Reliance) I still have confidence in the American People making the Right choice in 2014!!
That's what happened in 1994 - the Republican Revolution under the Clinton administration in the second year of his first term.

Think it just took us four years to adjust to what happened in 2008.

Hopefully, by 2014, Americans will have woken up from their stupor.
carol

Orlando, FL

#801597 Nov 10, 2012
OBAMA the GENIUS wrote:
<quoted text>
Taxes are not theft.
We all own the gov.
It is ours. All assets and all debts.
"You people"
Wonder why you lost?
Grow up!
......someday: for NOW: WE WON == YOU LOST -- YOU SCCCKKKKK!
The people can only be taxed so much.

Obama doesn't seem to understand this.
Lincoln Duncan

United States

#801598 Nov 10, 2012
carol wrote:
<quoted text>
You should be asking yourself who pays for 72 million.
But you'll know soon enough.
Romney's solution was reform. That's a good thing when something isn't working.
Romney was soundly defeated after offering a right wing choice.
Lincoln Duncan

United States

#801599 Nov 10, 2012
carol wrote:
<quoted text>
The people can only be taxed so much.
Obama doesn't seem to understand this.
He won carol, might as well get on with your life?

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#801600 Nov 10, 2012
Sister Kathryn Lust wrote:
<quoted text> The President won both the electoral AND the popular vote.
Your sit-n-spin is working just as advertised.
Spin on, spinner....
Read the post again, or have someone read it to you. There was no spin, just raw numbers in battleground states. Notice they gave the same analysis for kerry's loss in 2004.
Lord Fetch

Chicago, IL

#801601 Nov 10, 2012
republican war on truth and accuracy continues:

Fresh from a stinging defeat in this week’s national election, Republicans have been newly energized by a plan they say will bring an end to the FiveThiryEight, the blog that correctly forecast President Barack Obama’s re-election win.

“It’s simple, really,” explained Republican National Committee communications director Sean Spicer.“We add three Electoral College votes, which will bring the national total to 541, and that will nullify the predictive success of the FiveThiryEight. It’s just math and logic.”
Lord Fetch

Chicago, IL

#801602 Nov 10, 2012
WTF is wrong with you tards?

oops, just answered my own question

“See how you are?”

Since: Jul 12

Earth

#801603 Nov 10, 2012
carol wrote:
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Do you know how many people are still without power and homes and FEMA is broke?
Obama did what any president would do after a natural disaster. But he was able to capitalize on it right before an election.
And he did. Big time.
I never said he didn't, and I never said Romney didn't try to, either. I don't have any unrealistic expectations that FEMA or anyone else can rebuild a disaster area in 2 weeks even if there were bottomless resources on site. Do you think they keep warehouses full of workers and spare drag & drop cities? FEMA is broke? Why shouldn't they be? They've had had over a hundred disaster declarations so far this year. In your zeal to blame Obama for acts of God, have you ALREADY forgotten Hurricane Isaac and the fires out west?
OBAMA the GENIUS

Lillington, NC

#801604 Nov 10, 2012
carol wrote:
<quoted text>
The people can only be taxed so much.
Obama doesn't seem to understand this.
Arguing with an idiot like you:

Taxes are the lowest in generations!

Debt grows every year! Under right wingers too: Bush/Cheney cut taxes more AND BORROWED $5 TRILLION!(You cried about this?)(Any of you?) No.

tax cuts: more debt.

The right winger way!

TAXES GOING UP ON RICHEST INCOMES! DEAL WITH IT LOSERS!
Lord Fetch

Chicago, IL

#801605 Nov 10, 2012
“I don’t claim to understand statistics and polling because I believe it’s all a myth, just like global warming,” said Sen. James Inhofe of Oklahoma.“But I think if we change the number of Electoral College votes, it will help people see the FiveThirtyEight for the fraud that it is.”

don't stop believin'

you'll never win another election....

“See how you are?”

Since: Jul 12

Earth

#801606 Nov 10, 2012
carol wrote:
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The people can only be taxed so much.
Obama doesn't seem to understand this.
Carol doesn't understand this.
Why aren't you asking SPECIFICALLY which deductions Boehner wants to get rid of? Chances are astronomically high that they will hurt you - but Soros and Adelson won't even notice.

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