Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1274736 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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“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#815400 Dec 2, 2012
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Shrimp make better bait lol
Not for debil. Women laugh at him when he shows them his shrimp.
GOPidiotsx

Chicago, IL

#815401 Dec 2, 2012
carol wrote:
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Every poll indicated the majority by a fairly big margin said the economy and jobs was the number one concern.
You didn't answer the question. If jobs are going to become even more scarce after the first of the year with increased taxes and more regulations, will unemployment benefits go on indefinitely?
It's a stupid question. Taxes aren't going up for 98% of Americans, the ones that actually drive the economy. I know this nugget doesn't get reported on your fav network, but the private sector has been hiring for the last 2 years.
Every poll also said Obama would win, but you missed that, huh.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#815402 Dec 2, 2012
carol wrote:
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The bigger question is why? On what merits did Obama win a second term?
LOL! Well, here's one for ya:

http://s8.postimage.org/5jolhgmkl/560980_4138...
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#815403 Dec 2, 2012
GOPidiotsx wrote:
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You and your sockpuppets all swallowed the FOX swill. One term Obumbles.
Keep whining.
That fool will call everyone stupid fck till someone gives him attention, pathetic as hell
GOPidiotsx

Chicago, IL

#815405 Dec 2, 2012
carol wrote:
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The bigger question is why? On what merits did Obama win a second term?
That's easy. He's not a Republican.
He also didn't change his position on every issue 6 times.
Voters recognized that the GOP message was EXACTLY the same as Bush. Cut taxes and outlaw abortion.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#815407 Dec 2, 2012
December 2, 2012

Boehner: Obama Needs to Stop Acting Like He Won Election

Posted by Andy Borowitz

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Tensions over the so-called fiscal cliff reached a boiling point today as House Speaker John Boehner accused President Obama of acting like he won the November election.


“Our message is clear: Mr. President, we are ready to negotiate with you,” Mr. Boehner told reporters.“But this nonsense of acting like you won the election has got to stop.”


Lashing out at Mr. Obama’s “delusional arrogance,” Mr. Boehner added,“I don’t know what planet he thinks he won an election on, but this whole ‘the American people elected me’ act is getting a little old.”

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell echoed Mr. Boehner’s sentiments, stating,“The President’s budget proposal sounds like the ravings of a man who thinks he won fifty-one per cent of the popular vote and three hundred and thirty-two electoral votes. When he decides it’s finally time to return to Realityville, he knows where to find us.”

Sen. McConnell denied earlier reports that he “burst out laughing when he heard Mr. Obama’s latest budget proposal, telling reporters,“Actually, it would be more accurate to say I peed myself.”

“That business about raising taxes on the rich was—pardon my French—freaking hilarious,” Sen. McConnell said.“I’m glad that losing the election hasn’t made the President lose his sense of humor.”

Read more: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/borowit...
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#815408 Dec 2, 2012
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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Not for debil. Women laugh at him when he shows them his shrimp.
Shinning fantatisizing about Debils endowment

Since: Dec 10

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#815409 Dec 2, 2012
carol wrote:
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Every poll indicated the majority by a fairly big margin said the economy and jobs was the number one concern.
You didn't answer the question. If jobs are going to become even more scarce after the first of the year with increased taxes and more regulations, will unemployment benefits go on indefinitely?
You didn't ask a question. You framed a statement as a question, a laughable ploy frequently employed by our friends at Fox "News". Figures you'd pick up on it and parrot it.

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#815411 Dec 2, 2012
GOPidiotsx wrote:
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You and your sockpuppets all swallowed the FOX swill. One term Obumbles.
Keep whining.
I heard that Mitch McConnell has vowed to make Obama a two-term President. Any truth to the rumor?

Since: Feb 08

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#815412 Dec 2, 2012
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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What a scam
"silly"
You will believe anything won't you? You know and i know the post you responded to is BULLMANURE. Notice the lying poster offered no support for the crap he spews.
Peace

Since: Dec 10

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#815413 Dec 2, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Here come the homoerotic fantasies again. Go spray yerself
Can't.

According to the right wing noise machine a 10% reduction in defense spending would rank our military capabilities somewhere under Micronesia's.

Since: Dec 10

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#815414 Dec 2, 2012
carol wrote:
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The bigger question is why? On what merits did Obama win a second term?
Because you idiots couldn't pick the right guy, Ron Paul, because you idiots thought he was "unelectable". Evidently he was every bit as unelectable as Mitt. Y'all had an opportunity to present a clear contrast but instead went with the slightly whiter shade of Obama.

Serves you right.

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#815415 Dec 2, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Or homeless people
Ha!

Wonder if he posts from the library?

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#815416 Dec 2, 2012
Linda wrote:
<quoted text>I agree.
This time of year, worth a repeat of an old story:
You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich.
You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong.
You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift.
You cannot lift the wage earner up by pulling the wage payer down.
You cannot further the brotherhood of man by inciting class hatred.
You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence.
You cannot help people permanently by doing for them, what they could and should do for themselves.
......Abraham Lincoln
This should be engraved into every Liberal/Socialist's forehead.

The hard part would be having to use a chisel and hammer.
GOPidiotsx

Chicago, IL

#815417 Dec 2, 2012
EasyEed wrote:
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"silly"
You will believe anything won't you? You know and i know the post you responded to is BULLMANURE. Notice the lying poster offered no support for the crap he spews.
Peace
Read a newspaper, dumbass. FL virtual school scam has been in every FL paper. FL virtual school was Jeb's baby.

Since: Dec 10

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#815418 Dec 2, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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LOL! Well, here's one for ya:
http://s8.postimage.org/5jolhgmkl/560980_4138...
Double Ha!
carol

Orlando, FL

#815419 Dec 2, 2012
Tenzing wrote:
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Top marginal rates under Eisenhower were in the 90% range, it helped pay off the debt from WWII. It was considered "patriotic".
President Eisenhower's economic policy was a series of initiatives to strengthen the market-based and market-directed economy and enhance personal freedom.

Under the Eisenhower administration the economy had greatly expanded with the Dow Jones Industrials stock market index more than doubling (from 288 to 634).

Under Eisenhower there was a large governmental economic stimulus in the form of legislation establishing the National System of Interstate and Defense Highways.

The Eisenhower years were marked by low unemployment and low inflation. And the national debt indeed declined further.

So, basically, no comparison.

Since: Dec 10

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#815420 Dec 2, 2012
EasyEed wrote:
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"silly"
You will believe anything won't you? You know and i know the post you responded to is BULLMANURE. Notice the lying poster offered no support for the crap he spews.
Peace
If you were smart you'd have copied and pasted the post to which you refer because nobody's gonna go back and look for it.

But, you're not smart ...
GOPidiotsx

Chicago, IL

#815421 Dec 2, 2012
Tenzing wrote:
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Because you idiots couldn't pick the right guy, Ron Paul, because you idiots thought he was "unelectable". Evidently he was every bit as unelectable as Mitt. Y'all had an opportunity to present a clear contrast but instead went with the slightly whiter shade of Obama.
Serves you right.
Paul had a significant following among young voters too, but the GOP thinks young voters are stupid and don't vote. Oops. With all the talk about the evils of contraception, those young voters will be Democrats for life.

Since: Dec 10

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#815422 Dec 2, 2012
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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This should be engraved into every Liberal/Socialist's forehead.
The hard part would be having to use a chisel and hammer.
Lincoln never wrote or said that but figure you to swallow it hook, line, and sinker.

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