Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1346308 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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TSM

El Paso, TX

#816981 Dec 5, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Dick has to be the most unsightly man on tv. Dick and Rove together is like a double dose of ugly.
No ugly is Shultz, Pelosi, Hillary now thatís Ugly!!!
Homer

Effort, PA

#816982 Dec 5, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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What happened?
I passed along some information in strict confidence, that information was passed along to a 3rd party which could have ruined Homer.

Fortunately my quick thinking and fast talking diffused the situation.
child of god

Coshocton, OH

#816983 Dec 5, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Do you wear fishnets?
no,I wear a cross.

Since: Feb 10

ny ny

#816984 Dec 5, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Yes, that mouth is abhorent. Did you read that Sanitorium got a job writing for World Nut Daily?
Classic!!
Did you see where Ted Nugent wants to take away a person's fundamental Constitutional right because they're poor? Words of wisdom from a draft dodging patriot! Thought he promised to be either dead or in jail right about now. What's he waiting for?
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#816985 Dec 5, 2012
yepperz wrote:
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Smarmy is a good word.
One of my favorites, I used it as a screen name for a while but stopped because I wasn't doing the word justice.

Perfect for Dick Morris though.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#816986 Dec 5, 2012
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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No, absolutely not--any one that would think that is inept and lacking in the reality realms of thought as well.
Personally, I've never witnessed such direct breaches of the Constitution, as seen in some of antics of the past four years.
The Constitution is a governing document
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#816987 Dec 5, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>I passed along some information in strict confidence, that information was passed along to a 3rd party which could have ruined Homer.
Fortunately my quick thinking and fast talking diffused the situation.
On here?
Homer

Effort, PA

#816988 Dec 5, 2012
sonicfilter wrote:
Where Have You Gone, Bill Buckley?
IT is a shame that William F. Buckley Jr. passed away in 2008. The conservative movement could use him ó or someone like him ó right now.
In the 1960s, Buckley, largely through his position at the helm of National Review, displayed political courage and sanity by taking on the John Birch Society, an influential anti-Communist group whose members saw conspiracies everywhere they looked.
Fast forward half a century. The modern-day Birchers are the Tea Party. By loudly espousing extreme rhetoric, yet holding untenable beliefs, they have run virtually unchallenged by the Republican leadership, aided by irresponsible radio talk-show hosts and right-wing pundits. While the Tea Party grew, respected moderate voices in the party were further pushed toward extinction. Republicans need a Buckley to bring us back.....
The absence of a Buckley-esque gatekeeper today has allowed extreme, untested candidates to take center stage and then commit predictable gaffes and issue moon-bat pronouncements. Democrats have used those statements to tarnish the Republican Party as anti-woman, anti-poor, anti-gay, anti-immigrant extremists. Buckleyís conservative pragmatism has been lost, along with the presidency and seats in Congress.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/04/opinion/whe...
Wow, brilliant piece. Nailed it.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#816989 Dec 5, 2012
PDUPONT wrote:
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Actually stupid, the Making Work Pay Tax Credit was a major part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and did put extra money into workers pockets.
Do you honestly think that your "creative" spelling makes you look clever? It doesn't it makes you look like your intellectual development stalled at fourteen years old.
A meaningless wealth redistribution program that accomplished nothing, an additional short-term rebate.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#816990 Dec 5, 2012
Tenzing wrote:
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Libertarianism and right-wing stupid are polar opposites. Your confusion over the issue is completely understandable since there are so many stupid right-wingers who think they're libertarian. To illustrate however, you won't find banning abortion, opposition to gay marriage, supporting US imperialism, or endorsement for the "war" on drugs or immigration coming from any legitimate libertarian source. All of those positions and many many more are antithetical to the libertarian philosophy.
Therefore Ron Paul and his son are not libertarians.

Since: Oct 08

Location hidden

#816991 Dec 5, 2012
TSM wrote:
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No ugly is Shultz, Pelosi, Hillary now thatís Ugly!!!
They have the screeching voices, as fingernails on a chalkboard, to boot... The is a saying "They have faces only a Mother can love"?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#816992 Dec 5, 2012
Time to bring home the bacon:

DETROIT (WJBK)-- The city of Detroit faces a major financial crisis and one member of city council thinks President Barack Obama should step in and help.

City Council member JoAnn Watson said Tuesday the citizens support of Obama in last month's election was enough reason for the president to bailout the struggling the city.

"Our people in an overwhelming way supported the re-election of this president and there ought to be a quid pro quo and you ought to exercise leadership on that," said Watson. "Of course, not just that, but why not?"

Nearly 75 percent of Wayne County voters pulled the lever for Obama in November.

"After the election of Jimmy Carter, the honorable Coleman Alexander Young, he went to Washington, D.C. and came home with some bacon," said Watson. "That's what you do."
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#816993 Dec 5, 2012
child of god wrote:
<quoted text> no,I wear a cross.
"Hello, Dick? do you mind if she wears a cross with her fishnets"?

Dick: "not at all; can she levitate too"?

I'm Dick Morris; and I approve this message.

Since: Feb 10

ny ny

#816994 Dec 5, 2012
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>One of my favorites, I used it as a screen name for a while but stopped because I wasn't doing the word justice.
Perfect for Dick Morris though.
Oily's a good one too.
Homer

Effort, PA

#816995 Dec 5, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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On here?
No no, in the real world, lol
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#816996 Dec 5, 2012
yepperz wrote:
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Did you see where Ted Nugent wants to take away a person's fundamental Constitutional right because they're poor? Words of wisdom from a draft dodging patriot! Thought he promised to be either dead or in jail right about now. What's he waiting for?
No I didn't see that, he's another one I just find absolutely repulsive; he'll drive himself into a tree one day like that other freak in Texas. Eventually they self destruct.
proud2bwhite

Coshocton, OH

#816997 Dec 5, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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The Constitution is a governing document
you should read it.
Nj raider 1

United States

#816998 Dec 5, 2012
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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You haven't seen me label him anything...because voting for a POTUS is NOT voting for a preacher (unlike SOME of the freakish dolts that cannot fathom that here in the US, people CAN and DO seperate their religious affiliations from their work related ones)
He's just another Hienz 57 stater, who apparently does not see the rational or logic in showing educational records for SOME reason or another (ESPECIALLY if anyone started college at 16) in my book.
Now, when want to switch gears from the LAMEbrainless modes of just mere phat crayon kindergarten level personal assaults on people, to discussing on higher thinking levels, ISSUES, such as the economy, FOREIGN POLICY and the likes, do feel free to chime in.
Again, 1st of all you right wingers (you & those alike) say you don't mix church & state, yet child of god has proven you wrong or haven't you read those posts!

Even though it didn't come from your mouth consecutive minds think alike. Proof your response too my last post! Just like every other right wing nut, you attack something that has nothing to do nothing. His birth certificate, his college applications, his religion, whats next? He don't qualify to be president because he wears boxers not briefs or because his boxers aren't magical! We can talk economy if thats what you want, but 1st acknowledge the fact that none of this was his doing. He is the solution, bush was the problem. Nothing he's done in office was in opposition of progress of for the middle & lower class. Infact one can say the opposite. Do I have to remind you that you just voted for mitt romney, or do I have to name all the republican candidates & all there ludicrous ideas/ideology & outdated theories & socialist views? Barack Obama was the best man for the job so if you think he's incompetent whats that say about who you chose to represent you & your views?
Homer

Effort, PA

#816999 Dec 5, 2012
Hillary in 2016? Popular Idea

Carried by a new high in personal popularity and broad approval of her work as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton closes out her diplomatic career with majority support as a candidate for president in 2016.

Fifty-seven percent in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll say they'd back a run by Clinton to succeed Barack Obama, vs. 37 percent opposed. That includes a broad gender gap - 66 percent support for Clinton among women, dropping to 49 percent among men.

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/abc-blogs/hillary...

I could vote for Hillary.
TSM

El Paso, TX

#817000 Dec 5, 2012
Obama could care less if negotiation Fails he wins regardless!! Obama gets his Tax Increases /Cuts and still blames Republicans!! Letís get real Liberals/Democrats have no intentions of solving this Crisis so Republicans use a page out of Obamaís political play book and Vote Present!!

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