Barack Obama, our next President

"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 ... Full Story
brown eyes

Christiansburg, VA

#834805 Jan 7, 2013
Powers was innocent U-2 pilot harmless airspace mistake. One thousand Pardons. LOL.
brown eyes

Christiansburg, VA

#834807 Jan 7, 2013
Did D.B. Cooper get away NATO. LOL
brown eyes

Christiansburg, VA

#834808 Jan 7, 2013
D.B. Cooper froze to death money traces were recovered no body ever found IRS.
brown eyes

Christiansburg, VA

#834809 Jan 7, 2013
D.B. Cooper was a villian Dudley DoRight he got what he deserved. I don]t like villians.

“Seriously Misguided Democrat”

Since: Oct 12

Chicago Thugtown

#834810 Jan 7, 2013
OldRaider wrote:
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Can't get me out of your mind can you? I'm your last thought last night and your first thought this morning, I own you. You are my bitch.
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Giving yourself 12 "brilliant" judge-its for this lame post? Really waxturd/goober...????
Why good morning fellow old goober! I see we are fighting with someone already this morning, hehe...

We can be cranky old fossils, eh. This must be that waxballs fellow you worship and are always talking about. I take it he is not an uber liberal like us?

Must we use such nasty words, Bingo partner? Anyways, don't forget to brush your tounge this morning. You know how we have that gnarly old people smell. Bingo tonight goob? I hear they are having a bonus for Bush Bashing zombies - right up your alley! Hehe...

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brown eyes

Christiansburg, VA

#834811 Jan 7, 2013
Snideley Whiplash needs to be tied up in Europe for obstructing Transportation on U-Bahn.

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Nj raider 1

United States

#834812 Jan 7, 2013
brown eyes wrote:
D.B. Cooper was a villian Dudley DoRight he got what he deserved. I don]t like villians.
Do you villains or just like civilians who oppose to the system? I ask cuz as a society we tend to ignore the fact that reagan was all corrupt. Arming the enemy which was an ally, importing drugs, ect, ect, ect! Bush 41 declaring war on a sovereign nation to steal their oil. Do you dislike them as well?

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pens_make_us_dum

Oklahoma City, OK

#834813 Jan 7, 2013
We broke?

No where to save money?

FY 2002...

'Overpayments'

OASDI-$1.6 billion...
SSI-$2 billion...

http://oig.ssa.gov/newsroom/congressional-tes...

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Since: Nov 09

Pharr, TX

#834814 Jan 7, 2013
Old Crazy Goober wrote:
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Why good morning fellow old goober! I see we are fighting with someone already this morning, hehe...
We can be cranky old fossils, eh. This must be that waxballs fellow you worship and are always talking about. I take it he is not an uber liberal like us?
Must we use such nasty words, Bingo partner? Anyways, don't forget to brush your tounge this morning. You know how we have that gnarly old people smell. Bingo tonight goob? I hear they are having a bonus for Bush Bashing zombies - right up your alley! Hehe...
Morning goober/waxturd… I thought your new friend Steven Waxman might be enough to send your waxturd log-in running for cover. Coward.

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pens_make_us_dum

Oklahoma City, OK

#834815 Jan 7, 2013
We broke?

No way to save mony?

'Overpayments'

Food Stamp Program...

FY 2009....

$1.9 billion

http://www.gop.gov/policy-news/12/05/07/reeli...

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brown eyes

Christiansburg, VA

#834816 Jan 7, 2013
Gollee Mr. Peabody a trip back into time in England sure upsets some people. LOL

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sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#834817 Jan 7, 2013
The Trouble For Conservatives

There are more and more signs that the GOP Establishment intends 2014 as an election season to seek revenge on conservatives. Conservatives are going to have to hang together or they will absolutely hang separately.

http://www.redstate.com/2013/01/07/the-troubl...

oh boy. next thing ya know they'll be lying about each other.

though FOX has a choice to make. i can just hear the meeting: we have to tell lies about conservatives??

not to worry FOX, it'll be much easier than you think.

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brown eyes

Christiansburg, VA

#834818 Jan 7, 2013
I have family in Judicial System upset Madames in France. Crime does not pay.

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Jane Says

New York, NY

#834819 Jan 7, 2013
moshx wrote:
<quoted text>I am an NRA member and I do care about the victims . I also care about the constitution . Try banning the criminal not the tools that secure our rights.
Raise your hand if you think this too typical, also cultural, murder was committed by a licensed gunholder and NRA member?

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/brooklyn/d...

keep it raised if you think this criminal will only get a slap from a liberal judge and be let loose too soon by a liberal parole board.

and then throw in a bet that the POS' family will say "he was turnin his life around," a great father to his fourteen kids by fourteen women, and that the police roughed him up while in custody.

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brown eyes

Christiansburg, VA

#834820 Jan 7, 2013
Encountering AlQaeda is NATO's expertize not domestic affairs about gun laws.

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“Seriously Misguided Democrat”

Since: Oct 12

Chicago Thugtown

#834821 Jan 7, 2013
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Morning goober/waxturd… I thought your new friend Steven Waxman might be enough to send your waxturd log-in running for cover. Coward.
Who is Steven Waxman, fellow goober? Did you take yur medication?

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“Constitutionalis t”

Since: Dec 10

Spring, TX

#834822 Jan 7, 2013
Nj raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text> 1st of all slick, what did I say that had anything to do with any of those countries you rambled off? Those people are fighting over native land & who rightfully owns & should occupy what land. Has nothing to do with what is going on in america, nothing at all. 2nd of all slick, reagan years is not the same as the times we live in now. This country was building in those days. Less competition from outside sources (countries). America was leading the pack back in those days. Technology was in it's prime. Did I mention the fact reagan himself was a major war criminal & also major cocaine importer. Guns & coc, 2 very profitable sources of income exploited by the rich & used to keep the blackman down. The war on drugs in reality was a war on the blackman. Look at the statistics. The ratio of blacks/whites incarcerated is staggering. As far as blacks can't do anything right, we just have to look at sports for that. Boxing: Mike Tyson, Mohammed Ali, & the list goes on. Basketball: Micheal Jordan, & thee list goes on. Football, mostly black, again basketball mostly black, boxing mostly black, baseball multi racial, but thee best ever was a blackman. Golf Tiger Woods. Tennis: Venus and Serena Williams & Arthur Ashe. Must I keep going to prove my point? Anything we put our minds to, we're better at. Fastest man, black. Strongest man, black. & MY FAVOR, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA; BARACK HUSSEIN OBAMA, BLACK. THESE AIN'T NO TRENDS SLICK. JUST FACTS. Don't feel bad though, we let ya'll keep hockey.
So, I'm guession you're in favor of minting coins with Obama's image on it to pay the public debt....

And, give me one example of Mohammed Ali defeating any contender when he was prevented from cupping. You can't. Every time Mohammed Ali was prevented from cupping his opponent, he lost. Every fight he won, he cupped the entire fight.(I'm thinking you don't even know what cupping is.) However, every opponent who beat Ali was black, too.

So, you mention athletics, and we're talking about world economics, I'm guessing you think we should assept Marxist communism because Obama is a Marxist communist and he's black, right?
I've got some news for you. Obama isn't black. He's a mulatto.
Since it's obvious Obama isn't black, I'm wondering why you call him black and not white.

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Jane Says

New York, NY

#834823 Jan 7, 2013
pens_make_us_dum wrote:
We broke?
No way to save mony?
'Overpayments'
Food Stamp Program...
FY 2009....
$1.9 billion
http://www.gop.gov/policy-news/12/05/07/reeli...
how about prohibiting food stamp money from being spent at strip clubs? New York Democrats have a problem with that.

'Dems bottle up welfare reform bill that would end 'sinful spending' for porn and booze
By BRAD HAMILTON and SUSAN EDELMAN

Posted: 1:42 AM, January 7, 2013

Democratic state lawmakers, led by Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, have blocked welfare-reform legislation that would end “sinful spending” by preventing people receiving government benefits from withdrawing taxpayer-funded cash at jiggle and gin joints, The Post has learned.

The state Senate passed the reform measure last year — and if the Assembly doesn’t act by 2014, New York could lose $120 million in federal funding because of new regulations, officials warned.

“Sheldon Silver decides which bills come up for a vote, so it’s up to the speaker whether he considers this a priority,” explained upstate Republican Assemblywoman Jane Corwin.

“The speaker knows [it’s a Republican bill], and he might choose not to bring it up for a vote. And that’s deplorable,” she continued.

“If you’re using a debit card at a casino or strip club, chances are you are not buying something that is beneficial to your family.”

A spokesman for Silver declined to comment.

The Post yesterday revealed that welfare recipients are using Electronic Benefit Transfer cards to make cash withdrawals at ATMs inside strip joints, porn shops, bars and liquor distributors — even though there were other ATMs nearby that would give them dough.

The reform bill has languished in the Assembly’s Social Services Committee, headed by Michele Titus (D-Queens).

Former Brooklyn Democratic Party boss Vito Lopez — who built a social-services empire in Bushwick — is a senior committee member.

One reform opponent, Assemblyman Richard Gottfried (D- Manhattan), compared welfare recipients to municipal employees and said the government shouldn’t dictate how the taxpayer-funded checks are spent.

“Last I checked, this is America, and if somebody wants to propose that policemen, firefighters, sanitation workers, state legislators and other people paid with government funds be restricted as to what they use their money for, let them propose it,” Gottfried said.

“I wouldn’t support it.”

Republican lawmakers complained that the Assembly typically doesn’t support welfare-reform bills because its more liberal members think it would “hurt the poor,” said state Sen. Tom Libous (R-Binghamton), who pushed the bill through his chamber.

A single-person household receives a maximum $200 in monthly food stamps plus $158 in cash assistance. A family of four could get as much as $668 in food stamps and $433 in cash.

The food-stamp program prohibits the purchase of booze, tobacco and lottery tickets with an EBT card. But there is no way to track the cash assistance.'

Read more: Sheldon Silver and Assembly Dems bottle up a bill that would prohibit welfare recipients from accessing cash for porn and booze - NYPOST.com http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/stringing_...

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sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#834824 Jan 7, 2013
New Republican Senator Says Gun Safety Is ‘Unconstitutional’

The right to bear arms is protected by the Second Amendment, but it is not absolute and lawmakers have introduced a series of common-sense restrictions. For instance, in the Heller case, the Supreme Court found that while a handgun ban is not constitutional, because handguns are in “common use,” a machine gun is not and therefore could be restricted. An assault weapon equipped with a clip that can shoot hundreds of rounds would likely fall into the same category. As conservative Justice Antonin Scalia wrote,“the Second Amendment does not protect those weapons not typically possessed by law-abiding citizens for lawful purposes, such as short-barreled shotguns.”

In 2011, the D.C. Circuit Court upheld a law prohibiting large-capacity ammunition magazines and assault weapons.

There were no serious challenges to the Assault Weapons Ban that expired in 2004, though in 2002 an appeals court unanimously upheld the law.

http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2013/01/06/1...

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“Constitutionalis t”

Since: Dec 10

Spring, TX

#834825 Jan 7, 2013
As if the clown act in the White House isn't obvious enough, there is a discussion actually happening about minting a coin with Obama's picture on it to pay the debt with.
Can you believe this?
Can you believe those dopes actually think an image of Obama is security for payment of a debt?

The first modern economist was Adam Smith. He described the embrionic stage of development of the modern industrial economy. The principles he stated have never been proven false.
Let's see what Adam Smith has to say about frauds like we have in the White House today:

"By means of those operations (authorizing the coinage of money without the backing of economic securities) the princes and sovereign states which performed them were enabled, in appearance, to pay their debts and to fulfil their engagements with a smaller quantity of silver than would otherwise have been requisite. It was indeed in appearance only; for their creditors were really defrauded of a part of what was due to them. All other debtors in the state were allowed the same privilege, and might pay with the same nominal sum of the new and debased coin whatever they had borrowed in the old.
Such operations, therefore, have always proved favourable to the debtor, and ruinous to the creditor, and have sometimes produced a greater and more universal revolution in the fortunes of private persons, than could have been occasioned by a very great public calamity."

Can you believe those idiots in charge of our economy are so ignorant they don't even know who Adam Smith is?

It's long been obvious Obama is ignorant. It should be obvious everyone around him is ignorant, also.

Making a coin with Obama's image on it to pay the debt....
ROFLMAO

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