Barack Obama, our next President

There are 20 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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sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#816724 Dec 4, 2012
The Members Behind the Purge of Conservatives

"This is just the opening salvo in a long war. House leaders have made it clear that they will punish conservatives for standing by their election promises."

http://www.redstate.com/2012/12/04/the-member...

3 Parties.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#816725 Dec 4, 2012
Erick Erickson: As the sun rises this morning we can look at John Boehner, Eric Cantor, and Kevin McCarthy and know the opposition is not just across the aisle, but in charge of our own side in the House of Representatives. All the time and energy I would otherwise have to spend to convince conservatives that these gentlemen would be a problem for the GOP has been spared. They’ve proven it themselves.

http://www.redstate.com/2012/12/04/i-am-thank...

Since: Sep 10

Location hidden

#816726 Dec 4, 2012
John Galt wrote:
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Of course they do, silly. That's what folks like Demos/Tenzing/Nucular live for.
There ya go again.
carol

Orlando, FL

#816727 Dec 4, 2012
John Galt wrote:
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That type of thinking is why the Republican Party needs to stop catering to evangelicals. Besides, most of you church-folk are Democrats who more than willing to soak up government benefits, but that abortion stuff keeps you from expressing your true feelings.
The future is in fiscal conservatism. There is no future in religious fundamentalism. Many conservatives are turned of by that illogical stuff. So they stay home, as in this election.
You'll have to jog my memory. Who touted religious fundamentalism in this last election?

The liberal machine always pulls out the abortion issue when they have nothing else to run on. You actually pointed out the obvious - and the conundrum - in the Democrat Party.

A lot of black democrats ARE "church-folk" and many are against abortion and gay marriage. Yet, the majority still voted for Obama. Just like the "church-folk" Hispanics.

Two obscure republicans opened their mouths and put their foot in it. They were ostricized...by republicans.

There's nothing wrong with saying you're pro-life as a republican. And I don't recall any republican presidential candidate going any further than that.

Since: Sep 10

Location hidden

#816728 Dec 4, 2012
martinezjosei wrote:
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Liberals hate facts!!!
Yet they win elections. That's a fact you nitwits hate.
Yeah

Mililani, HI

#816729 Dec 4, 2012
John Galt wrote:
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That type of thinking is why the Republican Party needs to stop catering to evangelicals. Besides, most of you church-folk are Democrats who more than willing to soak up government benefits, but that abortion stuff keeps you from expressing your true feelings.
The future is in fiscal conservatism. There is no future in religious fundamentalism. Many conservatives are turned of by that illogical stuff. So they stay home, as in this election.
lol! As I've said before, cons like to use God as a political tool, then discard Him when He's no longer needed.

amazing....
carol

Orlando, FL

#816730 Dec 4, 2012
GOPidiotsx wrote:
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And McDonalds is the number one restarant, does that make it good for you?
O'Reilly's demographic is 55+.
So 25% of Americans are stupid.
I think it's great! Watch FOX, and stay stupid, and keep losing elections!
That's because older is wiser.

How old are you by the way?
child of god

Coshocton, OH

#816731 Dec 4, 2012
Obama is the antichrist. Repent for the time is short.
carol

Orlando, FL

#816732 Dec 4, 2012
John Galt wrote:
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Of course they do, silly. That's what folks like Demos/Tenzing/Nucular live for.
Silly me. They DO like more spending, more taxes and more regulations.

...I knew that.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#816733 Dec 4, 2012
carol wrote:
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You'll have to jog my memory. Who touted religious fundamentalism in this last election?
The liberal machine always pulls out the abortion issue when they have nothing else to run on. You actually pointed out the obvious - and the conundrum - in the Democrat Party.
A lot of black democrats ARE "church-folk" and many are against abortion and gay marriage. Yet, the majority still voted for Obama. Just like the "church-folk" Hispanics.
Two obscure republicans opened their mouths and put their foot in it. They were ostricized...by republicans.
There's nothing wrong with saying you're pro-life as a republican. And I don't recall any republican presidential candidate going any further than that.
When you say you are "pro-life", everybody understands that you are opposed to abortion under any circumstances. Very few reasonable people support that position.

How about just dropping any mention of abortion from the party platform and simply responding to any questions by saying that abortion is a personal choice?

Guys like Akin and Mourdock did not just "put their foot in their mouth."

They were religious fanatics blinded to reality by their religion.
carol

Orlando, FL

#816734 Dec 4, 2012
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>lol! As I've said before, cons like to use God as a political tool, then discard Him when He's no longer needed.
amazing....
That's pretty funny. Every liberal on here became a biblical scholar and claimed to know Jesus personally before the election.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#816735 Dec 4, 2012
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>lol! As I've said before, cons like to use God as a political tool, then discard Him when He's no longer needed.
amazing....
Galt has never argued the cause of religion.
carol

Orlando, FL

#816736 Dec 4, 2012
Ironic that so many voted for Obama because of his "handling" of Hurricane Sandy.

Yet, thousands are still without power.

Since: Nov 11

Westerville, OH

#816737 Dec 4, 2012
John Galt wrote:
Morsi of Egypt made the mistake of thinking he was Obama, a dictator in a nation of sheep.

The people of Egypt may yet prove more dedicated to democracy than Americans.
Prophetic Bible books predicted the Arab Spring four thousand years ago!!!

Same predictions says that Egypt will become radicalize, Shariah Law, same with Iran, Iraq, Syria, lebanon, even ... FRANCE!!!

Yes, France WILL become a Muslim republic!!!

Liberals are ignorant making that happen!!! Taxing the professionals and businesses 60% tax they are leaning France in record numbers!!!

Just like people in America are leaving to the future Republic of TEXAS!!! Where no liberal will be allowed to enter!! They have guns and know how to defend themselves from the liberals which are parasites of the rich.

The Bible claims there will be a CALIPHATE in the Middle East.
carol

Orlando, FL

#816738 Dec 4, 2012
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
When you say you are "pro-life", everybody understands that you are opposed to abortion under any circumstances. Very few reasonable people support that position.
How about just dropping any mention of abortion from the party platform and simply responding to any questions by saying that abortion is a personal choice?
Guys like Akin and Mourdock did not just "put their foot in their mouth."
They were religious fanatics blinded to reality by their religion.
Who said I'm opposed to abortion under any circumstances? Wasn't me. The majority of us pro-lifers take the same stance. Rape, incest and the mother's health are the only exceptions.

Abortion is a blight on this country. To not take a stand against it for political gain is cowardly. That's what liberals do.

Again, which republican presidential candidate took it any further than taking a stance and professing to be pro-life?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#816739 Dec 4, 2012
carol wrote:
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There's nothing wrong with saying you're pro-life as a republican. And I don't recall any republican presidential candidate going any further than that.
Why not say that you are in favor of individual choice, free of government restrictions, in all aspects of your personal life?
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#816740 Dec 4, 2012
President Obama’s re-election carries climate mandate

President Obama has been re-elected to his second term as president. Friends of the Earth President Action Erich Pica had the following statement in response:

"Congratulations to President Obama on his re-election and thanks for his acknowledgement in his acceptance speech of the ‘destructive power of a warming planet.’ It is ironic that the outcome of a campaign so marked by the climate silence of both candidates would be definitively influenced by Superstorm Sandy, but history will show that the winds of Hurricane Sandy blew President Obama back into office."

http://foeaction.org/blog/president-obamas-re...
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#816742 Dec 4, 2012
carol wrote:
Ironic that so many voted for Obama because of his "handling" of Hurricane Sandy.
Yet, thousands are still without power.
The endorsement of Judas Christie helped more than anything actually accomplished by Obama.

Now Christie wants a $40 billion payback from the taxpayers.

Republicans are fools if they give this traitor the time of day.

His nomination in 2016 would be the end of the Republican Party.
carol

Orlando, FL

#816743 Dec 4, 2012
martinezjosei wrote:
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So load up your guns and ammo!
When their all mighty hope government goes bankrupt they will personally come for your stuff, like in China, and you must defend your stuff from those who think your hard earned money belongs to them liberals!!!
For me, personally, I'd rather fall back on the words of this hymn.

My hope is built on nothing less
Than Jesus’ blood and righteousness.
I dare not trust the sweetest frame,
But wholly trust in Jesus’ Name.

On Christ the solid rock I stand.
All other ground is sinking sand.
All other ground is sinking sand.

When darkness seems to hide His face,
I rest on His unchanging grace.
In every high and stormy gale,
My anchor holds within the veil.

On Christ the solid rock I stand.
All other ground is sinking sand.
All other ground is sinking sand.

Since: Nov 11

Westerville, OH

#816744 Dec 4, 2012
Nuculur option wrote:
<quoted text>Yet they win elections. That's a fact you nitwits hate.
We can not fifty Santa Claus and the liberal media empire the lies to the Americans!

Who proctored the images of Zimerman on the Treyvon case?

You still believe Trayvon was the innocent victim because your own liberal media lie to you and you, as all liberals, are easy to fool.

You still believe the lies that NBC, CNN, NPR, MSNBC, et al were caught lying about it!!!

And they admit they did lie!!!

I ask you, do you believe the photos, videos and recordings of Trayvon Martin from NBC, CBS and MSNBC? Yes or not?

I bet you do still believe them!!!

It is just an example of how the Liberal Media lies to you and you fall for it!!!

Dud then lie to the American people, YES or NOT?

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