Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1250635 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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#804321 Nov 14, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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HA! I would never work at such a place, let alone shop in one. Dummy. I have boycotted Walmart for many,many years.
They sell booze.....
Hastings Pudding

Pompano Beach, FL

#804322 Nov 14, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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HA! I would never work at such a place, let alone shop in one. Dummy. I have boycotted Walmart for many,many years.
HA! That's not what Walmart says. Your employment at the Dollar Store is also now under investigation.

“I'm here with bells on.”

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#804323 Nov 14, 2012
Hans wrote:
<quoted text>How generous of you to let them keep THEIR money if they don't move. The important thing is that other people's success be redistributed. All that chipping in may pay for a least one of your abortions next year.
Use it for your own - my husband is sterile, and we're monogamous.

But thanks for the offer.

Next.

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“It's always darkest 'fore dawn”

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Who's dawn?

#804324 Nov 14, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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She's 60 years old; too late. She still pines for the day of white majority rule and thinks they're going to silence liberal women once and for all in 2016!!!
Right. That's what I thought she'd said, but she's going to retire next year...unless she's going to join the ranks of all these other uber wealthy Grumpy Old Pricks on here who retired at forty-five on the massive trust fund from their stellar investments, is that even possible. Surely she doesn't plan on living on the "giverment dole" with SSI disability?

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lily boca raton fl

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#804327 Nov 14, 2012
Eman wrote:
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They sell booze.....
You're so stupid, it's not even funny.

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lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#804328 Nov 14, 2012
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>Right. That's what I thought she'd said, but she's going to retire next year...unless she's going to join the ranks of all these other uber wealthy Grumpy Old Pricks on here who retired at forty-five on the massive trust fund from their stellar investments, is that even possible. Surely she doesn't plan on living on the "giverment dole" with SSI disability?
She said they're saving up for a trailer

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#804329 Nov 14, 2012
VeganTiger wrote:
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See what I say?!?!
You guys are haughtier than John Kerry these days. I guess you guys must have been lividly vengeful for....(having won election 4 years ago and now??
Finally, seriously, have a laugh and gloat at it now, but you also KNOW that an action creates a reaction. There are MANY ways to hit back, all of them legal..
And doing so seems to be the sole and total goal of the 'Gals Orterbe Probed' party.

Carry on - see how relevant you are in 4 more years.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#804330 Nov 14, 2012
dem wrote:
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Who gives a fk what you think?
This isn't dr Phil.
Go fk yourself.
You think you're fooling someone with your new persona, kkkhunt?
Ok, I'm leaving the dummies for you to clear up!! Have a great day!

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carol

Orlando, FL

#804331 Nov 14, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> The whole world is unraveling and we have an empty chair for president. Anyone else see a connection?
Our enemies are happy about the empty chair?

Just guessing...but I'm usually a good guesser. Can usually get the final question on jeapordy right - sometimes even when the contestants don't.

Was that a good guess?

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#804332 Nov 14, 2012
Hans wrote:
<quoted text>Americans don't care about any of it.
In the course of his first term, Obama increased the federal debt by just shy of $6 trillion and, in return, grew the economy by $905 billion.
So, as Lance Roberts at Street Talk Live pointed out, in order to generate every $1 of economic growth the United States had to borrow about $5.60.
There's no one out there on the planet – whether it's "the rich" or the Chinese – who can afford to carry on bankrolling that rate of return.
According to one CBO analysis, US government spending is sustainable as long as the rest of the world is prepared to sink 19 percent of its GDP into U.S. Treasury debt.
We already know the answer to that: In order to avoid the public humiliation of a failed bond auction, the U.S. Treasury sells 70 percent of the debt it issues to the Federal Reserve – which is to say the left hand of the U.S. government is borrowing money from the right hand of the U.S. government.
It's government as a Nigerian email scam, with Ben Bernanke playing the role of the dictator's widow with $4 trillion under her bed that she's willing to wire to Timmy Geithner as soon as he sends her his bank account details.
If that's all a bit too technical, here's the gist: There's nothing holding the joint up.
So, Washington cannot be saved from itself. For the moment, tend to your state, and county, town and school district, and demonstrate the virtues of responsible self-government at the local level.
Americans as a whole have joined the rest of the Western world in voting themselves a lifestyle they are not willing to earn. The longer any course correction is postponed the more convulsive it will be. Alas, on Tuesday, the electorate opted to defer it for another four years. I doubt they'll get that long.
But a Congressman talking about rape, a binder and Obama feeling your pain was what mattered most to voters.
Here! Here!

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carol

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#804333 Nov 14, 2012
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>Right. That's what I thought she'd said, but she's going to retire next year...unless she's going to join the ranks of all these other uber wealthy Grumpy Old Pricks on here who retired at forty-five on the massive trust fund from their stellar investments, is that even possible. Surely she doesn't plan on living on the "giverment dole" with SSI disability?
Again, 61...can retire at 62...why I'm counting down the months.
TSM

El Paso, TX

#804334 Nov 14, 2012
The Republicans should get Smart the President is setting them up so let’s get out of the way!! One thing we should have learn from this election that Failure is an Option Obama’s re-election validates that!!

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RUSH10ME

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#804335 Nov 14, 2012
Hastings Pudding wrote:
<quoted text> HA! That's not what Walmart says. Your employment at the Dollar Store is also now under investigation.
By boycott she means she refuses to panhandle or prostitute there .
carol

Orlando, FL

#804336 Nov 14, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Homer merely abiding by the Topix TOS, no giving out personal information, so by that my hands are tied.
How do you plan on sending me the money?

I'll go along with whatever you say.

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#804337 Nov 14, 2012
Eman wrote:
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Gotta get out while taxes are low.
We may see the crash before the end of the year. A snowball that will envelope everything it touches. The world economy is so fragile right now it wouldn't take much.

Off to WallyWorld. BBS

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Homer

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#804338 Nov 14, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> Here! Here!
Another dummy that thinks spending resets to zero. We were already over budget before Obama took office. Still paying for a couple of unfunded wars. It never ceases to amaze me how ignorant you rightwingers are.
carol

Orlando, FL

#804339 Nov 14, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Tell us how the republicans plan to silence women once and for all in 2016.
No, no Lily. I just said "I" would like to do that.

There you go again...accusing the entire party of something they'd never intend to do.

We're counting on a lot of women realizing how wrong they were in 2016.

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#804341 Nov 14, 2012
RUSH10ME wrote:
<quoted text>By boycott she means she refuses to panhandle or prostitute there .
Actually, i think there might be a restraining order

"A Boca Raton woman was caught cooking meth in her purse using a 40-ounce beer bottle inside of the Walmart store"

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#804342 Nov 14, 2012
carol wrote:
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Our enemies are happy about the empty chair?
Just guessing...but I'm usually a good guesser. Can usually get the final question on jeapordy right - sometimes even when the contestants don't.
Was that a good guess?
Yes that and they know we aren't likely to stop them from doing what ever they want. A weak America makes the world that much more dangerous.

Yougest daughter went to Jamestown/Williamsburg on a field trip today. What a shame the America she will up in. Back in an hour or so.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#804343 Nov 14, 2012
carol wrote:
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How do you plan on sending me the money?
I'll go along with whatever you say.
I was overruled by my wife. No sending monies to strangers met on the internet.

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