Barack Obama, our next President

There are 20 comments on the Nov 5, 2008, Hampton Roads Daily Press story 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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HAVE GUMS WILL TRAVEL

Bronx, NY

#826307 Dec 20, 2012
12=21=(20)12=11/9 9 the highest number return to 0 and 11 power that cannot be changed
dem santa

Chicago, IL

#826308 Dec 20, 2012
dem sphincter wrote:
<quoted text>
We need a ban on assault knives too!
http://www.myrecordjournal.com/meriden/articl...
dem sphincters unite!
afternoon, ma'am
dem santa

Chicago, IL

#826309 Dec 20, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> I watched the Carl Sagan series 'Cosmos' on PBS when I was young. I now have it on dvd. Anyway, in one part of the series they recreated the earth as it was back when it had first form into an actual planet. Then they introduced a spark (lightning) into the picture. Amino acids (building blocks of life) formed on the glass inside. There you go.
Homer has an award for you.
Speech?

Since: Dec 10

Location hidden

#826310 Dec 20, 2012
THE DEBIL wrote:
Q: THE MAYANS PREDICTED THAT A NEGRO MAN WOULD BE ELECTED PRESIDENT IN A SORT OF SYMBOLIC END OF THE WORLD THINGY. HOW COOL IS THAT?
A: WHAT'S A MAYAN?(AND DON'T SAY "A MEMBER OF ONE OF THE LOST TRIBES OF ISRAEL" CAUSE I ALREADY HEARD THAT JOKE.)
Well, there's mayan and there's urine.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#826311 Dec 20, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text> I watched the Carl Sagan series 'Cosmos' on PBS when I was young. I now have it on dvd. Anyway, in one part of the series they recreated the earth as it was back when it had first form into an actual planet. Then they introduced a spark (lightning) into the picture. Amino acids (building blocks of life) formed on the glass inside. There you go.
Bah! science, liberal tv? What gives Flack?
Sorry Not Today LOL

Duluth, GA

#826312 Dec 20, 2012
Obama is ok, he is controlled like the other presidents.
Forks_Make_us_fa t

Oklahoma City, OK

#826313 Dec 20, 2012
Oh no...

Say it ain't so.....!!!!!

BAN MAGNETS! They are choking our children!

Legislate magnets...make them go away!

"WASHINGTON, D.C.-- As the number of toys with magnets increases, so is the number of serious injuries to children. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is aware of hundreds of complaints that magnets have fallen out of various toys and at least 33 cases where children swallowed loose magnets and required emergency surgery. In addition, a 20-month-old boy from Seattle, Wash. died"

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/0...
Forks_Make_us_fa t

Oklahoma City, OK

#826314 Dec 20, 2012
Oh no....

Say it ain't soosooooo...!!!!

BAN washing machines NOW!

Legislate evil washing machines away before then kill all of our clothes...

"LG has received at least 343 reports of washing machines vibrating excessively, of which at least 187 involved minor property damage. One minor injury has been reported."

Learn to load the thing maybe.....

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/1...
Forks_Make_us_fa t

Oklahoma City, OK

#826315 Dec 20, 2012
Oh no...

Say it ain't soooooo....

BAN trampolines ASAP!

Legislate these bouncing killers for we send our kids to the ER for getting some exercise...

"Sportspower is aware of one incident of the trampoline leg separating from the frame while in use, causing the leg to puncture through the jumping surface. No injuries have been reported"

Have the Gov teach your kids (adults) to jump properly.....like they taught the treadmilling shrimp...

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/1...

Since: Dec 10

Location hidden

#826316 Dec 20, 2012
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Depends on the state and often even the local municipality.
One of my rentals is very close to an elementary school__no sex offenders and (up to) three times the penalty for sale of controlled substances. My cherished tenants there are clean as a whistle but when/if they leave I'm selling that place for whatever someone is willing to pay. Life ain't long enough to own rentals near public schools in FLA.
Huh, wonder if you can get some kind of premium for renting to sex offenders? We're renting our Boca house to a gay couple and they wrote us an offer letter several hundred a month over what we were going to list it for and they've never been late or anything. Our neighborhood seems to be going that route anyway. By the time we moved out there was a female couple next door and a male couple over the back fence. They made the best neighbors.

THAT'S WHY I LOVE GAY PEOPLE!!!
Forks_Make_us_fa t

Oklahoma City, OK

#826317 Dec 20, 2012
NOw this is irritating...

BAN WFT-E7A Wireless File Transmitter's...

There has been a rash of rashes...

The people know not what they have bought...

Legislate these skin boiling menaces ASAP!

"A chemical used in the rubber part on the top cover of the product can result in a reaction that changes the rubber from black to white and poses a risk of skin irritation to the consumer"

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/1...
Forks_Make_us_fa t

Oklahoma City, OK

#826318 Dec 20, 2012
Jackets are killing our children...

Deadly sweatshirts on the loose...

Save our children by BANNING clothes...

Legislate the heck out of killer cotton...

"Children’s upper outerwear with drawstrings, including jackets and sweatshirts, pose a strangulation hazard to children"

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/1...
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#826319 Dec 20, 2012
Republican ‘Plan B’ heads for House vote

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch)— Defying a White House veto threat, House Republicans on Thursday are pressing forward with a vote on a bill to raise taxes on Americans earning more than $1 million a year, in a bid to increase pressure on President Barack Obama in fiscal-cliff negotiations.

Republican leaders are confident that they have the votes for passage, but the so-called “Plan B” tax bill and a related measure to replace cuts to defense spending would have a short life on Capitol Hill, Senate Democrats made clear on Thursday.

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/republican-p...

Isn't it always customary to start with plan A and then fall back on plan B? And if it is destined to fail then why not submit plan C?

Actually they should just submit plan Z as they'd have nowhere to go from there.
Forks_Make_us_fa t

Oklahoma City, OK

#826320 Dec 20, 2012
No time to sleep on this one...

BAN evil mattressess...

They are deadly to dumassesss who sleep while smoking...

Save them by legislating mattressess with laws to make the mattress STOP killing the people...

"The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal open flame standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard to consumers."

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/1...
HAVE GUMS WILL TRAVEL

Bronx, NY

#826321 Dec 20, 2012
LIFE IS FUNNY THE CULTURE I GREW UP in RESPECT YOUR ELDERS THE WISE OLD OWL the wisdom of the past is no longer there to guide the future but remember this young world you WILL GET OLD OR YOU WILL DIE NO CHOICE LOGANS RUN OLD fool over here BEEN IN THE ARMY, BEEN TO SCHOOL,RAISED MY FAMILY no WELFARE AND I'M BLACK AND PROUD old fool had life when george and weezy moved on up it didn't matter who was president we were moving on up welfare can't put you in the penthouse naww only JAY Z should be in the penthouse yes old fool here our DAUGHTERS had to put clothes on because as fathers we knew how HUMANS respond to each other and we taugh our daughters how to protect themselves now listen to the mouth on these young ladies and LIB DEMS THINK they DID something for BLACK PEOPLE BECAUSE OF OBAMA LOOK IN THE GRAVEYARD GRAPE STREET CRIP DEAD he was a young man someones son hollywood has no part in VIOLENCE really MOVIES ARE LIKE SIMULATORS DARK ENVIORNMENT aww forget it I went to school when they taught and encouraged you to think and lead not follow dunces anyway YES I'M old AND PROUD
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#826322 Dec 20, 2012
DBWriter wrote:
<quoted text>
Don't need one. I already have:
AR-10 7.62mm NATO
S&W .357 mag
Rem 700 7mm UltraMag
Rem 870 12 ga 3in mag w/improved cylinder
Rem 870 16 ga 3in mag 28in mod choke
Savage crack-barrel 20 ga 2 3/4in
Everyone I know who wants a gun has one, or more.
And, the people that scare the Democrats most aren't looking for defenseless children. In fact, they're not looking for anyone. They are just being prepared for someone who thinks the population of the United States needs to be subjects again.
You didn't join the lottery and tell us what month you think the Democrats will do something like they did when they invented fraudulent evidence to assassinate innocent Americans solely for the purpose of creating a propaganda message about gun control.
Which month do you think the Democrats will do this?
Let's review some history. Bill Clinton did it the month after his first inauguration.
So, I'm going to take February, 2013. March and April are good months. Why don't you take one of those months?
your list has been noted, and will be taken into account when the black helicopter shows up to take you to the FEMA camp in Wyoming/North Korea.

and how much ammo do you have?

“See how you are?”

Since: Jul 12

Earth

#826323 Dec 20, 2012
martinezjosei wrote:
<quoted text>
And they HIDE under the same constitution they want destroyed!!!
You must be referring to the WTVT vs. Akre
Forks_Make_us_fa t

Oklahoma City, OK

#826324 Dec 20, 2012
SONIC!!!! SONIC!!!!! SONIC!!!!!

Stop installing killer televisions...

Record number of deaths caused by maniac televisions!

Legislate the safety back into your SONY asap!

BAN killer tv's today!

"...shows that 349 consumers (84 percent of them were children younger than age 9) were killed between 2000 and 2011, when TVs, furniture or appliances toppled over onto them. Last year (2011) had the highest one-year number of fatalities reported. The 41 recorded fatalities is an increase from 31 in 2010 and 27 in 2009. This total also may increase in future years as additional fatalities are reported."

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/1...
TSM

El Paso, TX

#826325 Dec 20, 2012
Someone told me you could put a Liberal Brain on top of a Pins Head and still have room Left!!
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#826326 Dec 20, 2012
President Barack Obama's job approval rating reached 56 percent in Thursday's edition of the Gallup daily tracking poll, the highest mark since October 13, 2009.

Thursday's release also showed 37 percent disapprove of Obama, the lowest it's been in Gallup's polling since the same October 2009 release.

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/g...

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