Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1263153 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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brown eyes

Hardy, VA

#834338 Jan 5, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Westinghouse said it wants to make a vertical integration an you'll have to pay cash. Trump too lol.
Bayonets and horses and plenty of them is all the United States Military needs no bullets required.
TheIndependentMa jority

Somerset, KY

#834339 Jan 5, 2013
brown eyes wrote:
<quoted text>Bayonets and horses and plenty of them is all the United States Military needs no bullets required.
Yeah-and we can send fwee disaster aid coupons to Berlin to rebuild that wall...or was it for supplies for the air drop relief effort...or..wait..even if was Russia that left all that scrap metal in Afghanistan..we can shew how to recycle it!!!!

(is that yew Mr Reagan??)
pens_make_us_dum

Oklahoma City, OK

#834340 Jan 5, 2013
Publish addresses of gun owners?

Free speech?

Ask these folks...

Prison guards threatened...

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSBRE9030...
brown eyes

Hardy, VA

#834341 Jan 5, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Yeah-and we can send fwee disaster aid coupons to Berlin to rebuild that wall...or was it for supplies for the air drop relief effort...or..wait..even if was Russia that left all that scrap metal in Afghanistan..we can shew how to recycle it!!!!
(is that yew Mr Reagan??)
Shh! don't blow my cover. President Obama plans to normalize relations with North and South Korea and tear down the DMZ. The fraulines are so nice in Korea. They demand no more rice. Peace talks already in process.
TheIndependentMa jority

Somerset, KY

#834343 Jan 5, 2013
pens_make_us_dum wrote:
Publish addresses of gun owners?
Free speech?
Ask these folks...
Prison guards threatened...
http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSBRE9030...
They oughta be sued, for endangering the lives of innocent people!

(and we should borrow some ratings ideas from our neighbor country in the North-because some of the ghetto gutter gangsta CRAP on the tube, has went beyond disgusting these days! WTH ever happened to the AFTER 10 oclock ratings?
LESS EPA radical economic strangleholds BS- More STRAIGHTEN UP slacker-way-too libuhrul FDA!!)
TheIndependentMa jority

Somerset, KY

#834344 Jan 5, 2013
brown eyes wrote:
<quoted text>Shh! don't blow my cover. President Obama plans to normalize relations with North and South Korea and tear down the DMZ. The fraulines are so nice in Korea. They demand no more rice. Peace talks already in process.
All while Iran continues "forward" with their ignore SALT treaties?

Ehhh, nope, don't think Korea will bite.

YOu been tawrkig to sum dem duhmo types, think we're living in ancient Egypt/Roman times? Fruelines, in Korea? Is that like pralines in olives?
pens_make_us_dum

Oklahoma City, OK

#834346 Jan 5, 2013
Gun control....

Gun ownership...
Phillipines
4.7 guns per 100

US
88.8 guns per hundred

Gun related homicides:
PI-8.9 per 100,000
USA- 3.3 per 100,000
Source: UN Office of Drugs and Crime.
brown eyes

Hardy, VA

#834347 Jan 5, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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All while Iran continues "forward" with their ignore SALT treaties?
Ehhh, nope, don't think Korea will bite.
YOu been tawrkig to sum dem duhmo types, think we're living in ancient Egypt/Roman times? Fruelines, in Korea? Is that like pralines in olives?
Taxi drivers in Iran have been seen on American television holding up empty plates saying we can't eat nuclear fuel. Iran will accept olive branch and come to the peace table, sanctions are working. Big Isreali Air Force says so.
TheIndependentMa jority

Somerset, KY

#834348 Jan 5, 2013
brown eyes wrote:
<quoted text>Taxi drivers in Iran have been seen on American television holding up empty plates saying we can't eat nuclear fuel. Iran will accept olive branch and come to the peace table, sanctions are working. Big Isreali Air Force says so.
Go Israel!

Democracy is a wonderful thing.
brown eyes

Hardy, VA

#834349 Jan 5, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Go Israel!
Democracy is a wonderful thing.
Now you are cooking with grease. I like your viewpoints. I don't care about you Political Party Affiliation.

Since: Jul 11

Location hidden

#834350 Jan 5, 2013
pens_make_us_dum wrote:
Gun control....
Gun ownership...
Phillipines
4.7 guns per 100
US
88.8 guns per hundred
Gun related homicides:
PI-8.9 per 100,000
USA- 3.3 per 100,000
Source: UN Office of Drugs and Crime.
It still comes down to one thing, the denser the population base its best if none of them have guns. Look at England and Japan, two good examples of high density populations on a small land mass that ban guns. The countries that don't, such as some of those high density living South American countries end up with simular stats.
This is the point that gets lost with the gun lobby and this freedom to carry arms BS. When it was drafted, there was no police force, or high tech army and a population that was just a bit over 1% of what it is now on the same size land mass. This is a no brainer to anyone who is not clouded by misinformation & emotional connections to something that puts everyone at a higher risk. That is the real statistic not NRA bs.
pens_make_us_dum

Oklahoma City, OK

#834351 Jan 5, 2013
OzRitz wrote:
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It still comes down to one thing, the denser the population base its best if none of them have guns. Look at England and Japan, two good examples of high density populations on a small land mass that ban guns. The countries that don't, such as some of those high density living South American countries end up with simular stats.
This is the point that gets lost with the gun lobby and this freedom to carry arms BS. When it was drafted, there was no police force, or high tech army and a population that was just a bit over 1% of what it is now on the same size land mass. This is a no brainer to anyone who is not clouded by misinformation & emotional connections to something that puts everyone at a higher risk. That is the real statistic not NRA bs.
No...look at the PI...

You have a criminal record don't you...

And cannot LEGALLY own a firearm.
Is that it?

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#834352 Jan 5, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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New Libertarian platform..."debt does not matter"
No, that was your party that said it doesn't matter.

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#834353 Jan 5, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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If minimum wage were 11$-12$ an hour, people (with some SENSE anyway) would be a lot better off...providing the economy DEflated some (as is now) in (some)price areas along with it.
(and then the rest could just be adjusted accordingly)
It doesn't work that way, minimum wage just drives inflation. You'll never catch up.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#834354 Jan 5, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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If minimum wage were 11$-12$ an hour, people (with some SENSE anyway) would be a lot better off...providing the economy DEflated some (as is now) in (some)price areas along with it.
(and then the rest could just be adjusted accordingly)
If you were already making $11-12 per hour, how would you feel about being demoted to minimum wage.

Increasing the minimum wage by that much would be grossly inflationary.

Even rich folks would want more to cover the higher cost of their Big Mac.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#834355 Jan 5, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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No, that was your party that said it doesn't matter.
You just said the same.

Since: Dec 08

Location hidden

#834356 Jan 5, 2013
Obama can't balance a budget...

Here is one possible explanation...

"The Federal Election Commission has just fined President Obama’s 2008 campaign to the tune of $375,000 for basically not having their books in order..."

http://dougpowers.com/

BONUS: Who pays this fine?
really

Virginia Beach, VA

#834357 Jan 5, 2013
John Boehner....I can't believe how he is treating the residents of New York. There is nothing christian or morally acceptable about him.
brown eyes

Hardy, VA

#834358 Jan 5, 2013
killtaker wrote:
Obama can't balance a budget...
Here is one possible explanation...
"The Federal Election Commission has just fined President Obama’s 2008 campaign to the tune of $375,000 for basically not having their books in order..."
http://dougpowers.com/
BONUS: Who pays this fine?
The NRA said they liked President Obama so much they would pay for this oversight.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#834359 Jan 5, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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It doesn't work that way, minimum wage just drives inflation. You'll never catch up.
Don't believe in the myth of the "living wage"?

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