Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1508410 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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Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#812765 Nov 28, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
A 14-year-old girl charged with killing her newborn baby will be tried as an adult in court.
Cassidy Goodson was indicted by a grand jury on Thursday, according to the Lakeland Ledger.
Authorities say that on September 19, Goodson gave birth to her son in a Lakeland, Fla. bathroom, then strangled the baby. When asked why she killed her child, Goodson allegedly told authorities she "didn't know what to do with it." She had reportedly tried to hide her pregnancy using baggy clothes.
(14 is not an adult, she is a child)
If she is old enough to have sex and kill her baby she is an adult. Libtards are so stupid!!!

United States

#812767 Nov 28, 2012
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If anybody was dropped here from another planet -- another galaxy -- it was that man ...
a very big influence upon me when i was growing up. an escape, for more than a few of us, from the closed mind parenting of the 50s and 60s.

Montgomery, AL

#812768 Nov 28, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Did you know that lobsters are from the roach family?

Taxonomy of Homarus americanus
phylum Arthropoda
superclass Crustacea
class Malacostraca
order Decapoda
family Nephropidae
genus Homarus
species americanus

KINGDOM animilia
PHYLAM anthropoda
CLASS insecta
ORDER blattodea
FAMILY blattidae
GENUS periplanetta
SPECIES americana

try eating a roach...

United States

#812769 Nov 28, 2012
carol wrote:
Good morning everyone.
Have the rise of the oceans begun to slow and our planet begun to heal yet?
Just wondering.
have the tobacco companies printed their court mandated second hand smoke warnings?

so since you're wondering; it's on the mend.

Cape Canaveral, FL

#812770 Nov 28, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> See this!!! No mention what so ever that the innocent little black child pointed a sawed off shotgun at the man first. Libtards make me want to puke.
Where did you hear or read that?

United States

#812771 Nov 28, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> See this!!! No mention what so ever that the innocent little black child pointed a sawed off shotgun at the man first. Libtards make me want to puke.
shotgun? cite it.

“On Deck”

Since: Aug 08

French Polynesia

#812772 Nov 28, 2012
Prior to 1948 the Arab world had absolutely no interest in creating a Palestinian state. And in all actuality kicked those poor people around like mangey dogs.

Lansing, MI

#812773 Nov 28, 2012
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I'm fairly BURSTING with it. It's almost palpable for you, huh? You should be happy: The god you've fashioned in your crippled imagination is finally REALLY having a dialogue with you. NOW YOU WANT IT TO STOP???
You KNOW me?

You got it all figured out?

Pegged my "religion"?


Everything I hear from you guys is more bloodthirsty than 17th century PIRATES!

Can't win an argument so you call names, then threaten violence, then steal the name and post bullshit!

Mostly threaten violence against the "tea" people

(I like COFFIE!)I would not go within 10 miles of a fukin "tea party"!

So these old white people you are all so frightened of, you want to kill them?

Will THAT solve the "problem"?

History shows otherwise.

There will just be another group(jews?) right behind THEM!

Waiting for the venomous hate you feel for yourselves to spill out on them.

This why we voted for Obamma?


United States

#812774 Nov 28, 2012
Of course, so was Debil ...

“I've visited all 57 states!”

Since: Mar 12


#812775 Nov 28, 2012
<quoted text>
Why? Have you just emerged from the sea, hag? Beached, are you?
Got hate? Posts like this are a dead giveawy you must be a hateful taker Democrat with no life. Grow up.

If Topix was a class outfit, instead of being a Cesspool host for lowlifes like you, posts such as your would not show up and you would be banned.

Oviedo, FL

#812776 Nov 28, 2012
RealDave wrote:
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The purpose of the treaty is not to alter what is being done in the US but rather get other countries on board with what we do.
We have a legal principle that says no treaty can override the Constitution or U.S. laws.
Carol, you are being duped by those using these UN treaties, whether this one or the arms one, to fire up the uninformed right.
Before you run screaming through the streets, read up on treaties & our laws. From reliable sources not your Beckian sources that you usually read.
There must be some reason why other countries oppose certain parts of it and 9000 parents of disabled children in the U.S. are against it.

Might be the part implying bureaucrats will decide "what's in the best interest of the child" under the new law.

Again, once we open the door to the UN making laws that already exist in our own country and in other countries - no matter how innocent it seems on the surface - we risk opening the door even wider to forfeiting sovreignty.

Tell me one thing the UN has done that makes them a credible entity.

When it comes to the UN, think of wolves in sheep's clothing.
Da Man

Silver Spring, MD

#812777 Nov 28, 2012
All Hail Obama!!! Four More Years!

Montgomery, AL

#812779 Nov 28, 2012
hope and change...

"Bankrupt San Bernardino cuts $26 million, tries to stay afloat"


Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#812780 Nov 28, 2012
Impeach Obama wrote:
Breaking News: A Florida man, Michael Dunn, has shot and killed a 17-year-old African-American male. Dunn, a 45-year-old self-described gun enthusiast, fired several rounds at a black SUV after being threatened with a sawed-off shotgun. One of the group of four African-American youths aimed the gun at him after he requested that they turn their loud music down. He's being held without custody and is invoking his right to self-defense under Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law.
Here you go. Have no idea where it came from.

United States

#812781 Nov 28, 2012
Mediocre House Committee Chairmen Selected

Republicans in Washington are looking for ways to change the face of the party following their defeat in the presidential election. However, one thing that will not change is the face of GOP leaders in the House.

Last week, John Boehner stacked the Steering Committee, which is responsible for selecting committee assignments, with like-minded stooges. He also gave himself 5 votes. Not surprisingly, there aren’t too many changes from the array of weak committee chairmen. Dave Camp is still at Ways and Means; Fred Upton is still at Energy & Commerce; Hal Rogers is still chairing Appropriations. The only positive change for conservatives is that Jeb Hensarling will be replacing Spencer Bauchus at Financial Services.

Here are the 2011 ratings for the proposed roster of chairmen. None of the important economic policy committees are chaired by conservatives. Republicans might wish to change the party platform, but it is the face of leadership that needs to change....

United States

#812784 Nov 28, 2012
I’m Not Sure What Republicans Stand For in Congress

Erick Erickson

In Congress, there used to be clear and distinct Republican and Democrat positions. But in the past decade, about the only thing separating the GOP from the Democrats is the rate of spending. Republicans spend less, but they still spend a lot. Oh, and they love babies in utero.

Republicans used to believe in free enterprise, the private sector, and low taxes. They believed in getting government the heck out of the way. They still talk like that, but they don’t seem to actually be operating like that. Senate and House Republicans seem to be in a bidding war to increase revenue in Washington. What’s worse, they are mendacious enough to call it “increasing revenue” instead of “tax increases,” when it amounts to the same thing. The Republican Party of John Boehner and Mitch McConnell have taken a party that once believed in starving the beast and transforming it into a party that believes in feeding the leviathan lest the leviathan consume them. They operate out of fear — fear of losing their remaining power, fear of blame, and fear of the unknown.
TheIndependentMa jority

East Bernstadt, KY

#812785 Nov 28, 2012
RealDave wrote:
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So there was never a Carter recession?
Bush's unfunded spending, Bush's unfunded tax cuts, Bush's unfunded wars had nothing to do with it.
It was all because some gullible people believed their bank when they said they could afford that mortgage.
No there wasn't a Carter "recession", the labeled term of economy in that era was "stagflation", a stagnant economy coupled with inflation--AND a MAJOR OIL embargo (due to mid-east dependency).

But ya know what, there were still JOBS...because I had about three or four over the course of those years lol.

I don't think "gullible" is an appropriate term either. IGNORANT seems more apropo (even if it isn't a very nice descriptive). Should banks (or ANYONE) take advantage of people like that? NO-and shame on those who do! BUT, therein again-we arrive back to the concept of people accepting PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY for that which they two-step willing into themselves as well.

And for the umpteenth time---WE did NOT "start the fiyahs"..."they were always burning since the world's been turning" (to quote Billy Joel). My God duh A Vey, are you not old enough to remember the oil wells Saddam set afire in the early 90's, and are you that blind as to ignore the FACTS of all the bin_laden initiated pre-9/11 terrorist attacks??


The oil has to roll from somewhere...might as well be northern continental. LESS hassle that way.

United States

#812786 Nov 28, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> Here you go. Have no idea where it came from.
There were no guns found inside the teens' car, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.

Montgomery, AL

#812787 Nov 28, 2012
James Hoffa...

throw him off the cliff he says...

Montgomery, AL

#812788 Nov 28, 2012
sonicfilter wrote:
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have the tobacco companies printed their court mandated second hand smoke warnings?
so since you're wondering; it's on the mend.
You think your buddies smoking reefer will worry about secondary smoke?

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