Barack Obama, our next President

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“Amor patriae.”

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Eastern Oregon

#835515 Jan 8, 2013
cool...a twofer.

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JEB

Pompano Beach, FL

#835516 Jan 8, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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8% and they're all on here still whining!!
It was reported you were leaving; you're not supposed to continue drinking.

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JEB

Pompano Beach, FL

#835517 Jan 8, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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He said something totally off the wall about Asians the other day too. I never thought she was a Holocaust denier as well.
We have a professor here at FAU who said that the massacre in CT was all a hoax by the government to institute gun control!!
Unfking believable.
Your gutter language continues to give away your lowlife background.

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“I've visited all 57 states!”

Since: Mar 12

Jivetown

#835518 Jan 8, 2013
Not Surprized wrote:
Subversive Barry wrote:
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Pure dem, for sure.
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Why lily. How long have you been sockpuppeting as dem?
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We know you are Not Surprized, but dem too! Guess what? We're all not surprized either.
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LOL!!
Working hard on those judgeits, lily? Looks like the other person always wins though. Maybe if you stop drinking you can click faster, lib.

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Realtime

Deltona, FL

#835519 Jan 8, 2013
Flack will be proud of the Orange County Florida Sheriffs Office which already possesses several weapons not available to the citizens and now has ordered two drones. Well, not exactly the sorts of drones being used by the CIA and military to kill people but cute little low altitude drones that more closely resemble the stuff one might see at a radio controlled aircraft club like the one Carol's hubs belong to.

Twenty Five grand apiece, they come with a camera and must be controlled visually at heights no greater than 300 feet.

Nifty__if I had money to burn__I'd buy one to get great nature photos.

Betcha they wreck one of them within two months.
JEB

Pompano Beach, FL

#835520 Jan 8, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
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You really need to stop behaving like the jerk you are.
""The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Tuesday shows that 54% of Likely U.S. Voters at least somewhat approve of President Obama's job performance. Forty-three percent (43%) at least somewhat disapprove (see trends).
Results are updated daily at 9:30 a.m. Eastern (sign up for free daily e-mail update.
The Democrats retain a six-point advantage on the Generic Congressional Ballot.
In 2010, nearly one-out-of-four voters considered themselves a member of the Tea Party Movement. Now, just eight percent (8%) say they are members of the grass-roots effort. While most voters share the Tea Party’s objective of fiscal responsibility and its belief that official Washington doesn’t listen to voters, just 30% have a favorable opinion of the movement itself.""
Let's recap, nitwit:
Obama approval = 54%
Tea Party members = 8%
Tea Party approval = 30%
And that's why the TP is the best thing thagt ever happened for Obama!!
Your inbred racism turned America against you nitwits.
Deal with it, loser!!
You really need to stop posting your drivel and wipe the glop around your Obama-worshipping big lips.

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Since: Sep 10

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#835521 Jan 8, 2013
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There was no war on women.
There was no war against minorities.
There was no war on science.
There was no war on struggling Americans.
There was no war on the middle class.
Only suckers believe that.
It's how Nazi Germany suckered people into believing there was a war against the Jews too.
You are another sucker on the wrong side of history.
Looked at your paycheck yet? Ready to stand in long lines at hospitals and clinics?
Figured out the spending for SS is $2 billion more than the revenues from increasing SS taxes from our paychecks?
Frankly, nuc, you are nothing more than a pathetic blind follower of your blind ideology.
I would be quite willing to bet that I pay more in federal taxes per year than you earn per year.

I don't mind. I've been blessed and I don't mind paying my fair share.

Though I don't make $400k per year, I'm very close to the original 200k threshold.

I don't mind paying more taxes.

It mesans I've made more money.

I'm sure folks like you don't see it that way. That's why you're a renter in FL with dreams of a double wide trailer!!

ROFLMAO!!

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pens_make_us_dum

Bentonville, AR

#835522 Jan 8, 2013
FFS- wrote:
<quoted text>WRONG
9 of the bottom 10 ranked states for education are red states:
Far Below Average
42 Oklahoma 2.01
43 Nebraska 1.97
44 Nevada 1.93
45 Arizona 1.91
46 New Mexico 1.72
47 Alabama 1.60
48 Louisiana 1.59
49 West Virginia 1.58
50 Mississippi 1.11
A splash of color my ass. The big picture shows a correlation between a bad education and coming from a red state. The question is which caused the other
NCLB...
States are given letter grades...

http://www.ode.state.oh.us/GD/Templates/Pages...

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Location hidden

#835523 Jan 8, 2013
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<quoted text>The same place the money came from that ran Nixon's, Reagan"s, Daddy Bush, and W's governments
Conservatives suddenly hate spending and deficits? Do you really expect people to buy that?
Don't mind the Dweeb.

He's the village idiot around here.

We keep him around to make fun of.

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sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#835524 Jan 8, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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8% and they're all on here still whining!!
this is mild. you should spend some time on a FOX forum. it gets real exciting every time the Secret Service starts pokin' around.

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lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#835525 Jan 8, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
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It looks like all the Teabaggers have found this thread.
Misery loves company.
Like Lemmings, they're all headed for the same cliff to jump off!!
Yes, they're revealing their inner white supremacy; now finally coming clean on their hatred of the Jews, which we knew anyway.
All this defending Israel is such hypocrisy. They hate everyone.

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Since: Aug 10

Buffalo, NY

#835526 Jan 8, 2013
mdbuilder wrote:
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When you're done making a fool of yourself on this topic, are you going to tackle the rest of my post? I clearly wrote "one of the worst" but I guess, under the circumstances, it's SOMETHING to try to defend.
One of worst? I guess if you mean in the bottom 30?

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lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#835527 Jan 8, 2013
Realtime wrote:
Flack will be proud of the Orange County Florida Sheriffs Office which already possesses several weapons not available to the citizens and now has ordered two drones. Well, not exactly the sorts of drones being used by the CIA and military to kill people but cute little low altitude drones that more closely resemble the stuff one might see at a radio controlled aircraft club like the one Carol's hubs belong to.
Twenty Five grand apiece, they come with a camera and must be controlled visually at heights no greater than 300 feet.
Nifty__if I had money to burn__I'd buy one to get great nature photos.
Betcha they wreck one of them within two months.
Interesting about the 200 tanks to Lebanon, where did you read that? Is that part of the Nato operation regarding Turkey?

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Since: Aug 10

Buffalo, NY

#835528 Jan 8, 2013
FFS- wrote:
<quoted text>Wrong as usual, Dumbass
Rank State SERI
Well Above Average 1 Massachusetts 4.82
2 Minnesota 4.06
3 New Jersey 4.04
4 New Hampshire 4.01
5 New York 3.94
Above Average 6 Virginia 3.73
7 Maryland 3.57
8 Connecticut 3.28
9 Indiana 3.28
10 Maine 3.24
Average 11 Florida 3.13
12 Illinois 3.08
13 South Dakota 3.08
14 Wisconsin 3.06
15 Colorado 3.04
16 Kansas 3.00
17 Kentucky 3.00
18 Vermont 2.93
19 Georgia 2.88
20 Washington 2.86
21 Utah 2.85
22 Pennsylvania 2.80
23 Tennessee 2.67
24 Ohio 2.64
25 Delaware 2.60
26 Michigan 2.60
27 Oregon 2.58
28 Wyoming 2.58
29 Montana 2.53
Below Average 30 Idaho 2.47
31 Texas 2.45
32 North Dakota 2.40
33 Missouri 2.39
34 California 2.38
35 Rhode Island 2.38
36 North Carolina 2.34
37 Hawaii 2.29
38 Iowa 2.25
39 Alaska 2.20
40 South Carolina 2.20
41 Arkansas 2.14
Far Below Average 42 Oklahoma 2.01
43 Nebraska 1.97
44 Nevada 1.93
45 Arizona 1.91
46 New Mexico 1.72
47 Alabama 1.60
48 Louisiana 1.59
49 West Virginia 1.58
50 Mississippi 1.11
National Average ---- 2.82
THis explains why Universities are fillled with liberals, and why the stands at a NASCAR are filled with conservatives!

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Realtime

Deltona, FL

#835529 Jan 8, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
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It looks like all the Teabaggers have found this thread.
Misery loves company.
Like Lemmings, they're all headed for the same cliff to jump off!!
Quite a few removed posts today on this usually calm, peaceful and polite thread.

Could be one of those crazy ron knuckledraggers or maybe dweeb skipped his meds again. Hah, fruitcakes get one heart on topix and think they've been cured no longer needing that lithium.
pens_make_us_dum

Oklahoma City, OK

#835530 Jan 8, 2013
FFS- wrote:
<quoted text>WRONG
9 of the bottom 10 ranked states for education are red states:
Far Below Average
42 Oklahoma 2.01
43 Nebraska 1.97
44 Nevada 1.93
45 Arizona 1.91
46 New Mexico 1.72
47 Alabama 1.60
48 Louisiana 1.59
49 West Virginia 1.58
50 Mississippi 1.11
A splash of color my ass. The big picture shows a correlation between a bad education and coming from a red state. The question is which caused the other
Grades....

http://www.edweek.org/ew/qc/2012/16src.h31.ht...

Since: Sep 10

Location hidden

#835531 Jan 8, 2013
mdbuilder wrote:
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When you're done making a fool of yourself on this topic, are you going to tackle the rest of my post? I clearly wrote "one of the worst" but I guess, under the circumstances, it's SOMETHING to try to defend.
FFS did a good job of making you the idiot.

Of course, you did most of the work yourself.

Point is, the most stupid and poorly educated States are all Red ones!!

Just like all the states that get more Federal money than they pay in Federal taxes are Red States.

You people are the 'takers'.

Cut the budget, the worst hurt is on your poor Red states.

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sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#835532 Jan 8, 2013
ethics......?

The "Smoking Gun" Memo That Triggered the FreedomWorks Feud

A contract drafted for FreedomWorks president Matt Kibbe sparked Dick Armey's departure from the tea party group.

.....in Wyoming, according to Armey and other sources connected to FreedomWorks, another issue arose. A FreedomWorks staffer passed to Armey a two-page memo that Kibbe wanted Armey to sign. This proposed agreement—of which Mother Jones obtained a copy—caused Armey to suspect something was amiss at the organization. It began:

The purpose of this Agreement is to memorialize the pre-existing understandings between the Board of Directors of FreedomWorks and Mr. Kibbe regarding the creation and publication of a book written by Mr. Kibbe during his tenure as President of FreedomWorks, titled, Hostile Takeover.

Kibbe had published Hostile Takeover two months earlier. Armey, who in 2010 had co-written with Kibbe a best-selling book, Give Us Liberty: A Tea Party Manifesto, had assumed that Hostile Takeover had been produced the same way as the one he and Kibbe had crafted. While writing Give Us Liberty, Armey and Kibbe had used the resources of FreedomWorks—staffers on the nonprofit group's payroll, for instance, had conducted research and drafted different chapters—and FreedomWorks had received all the proceeds.

The two-page memo that Armey read maintained that Kibbe was the "sole author and copyright owner" of the more recent work and that "no significant FreedomWorks resources were used in the writing of the book." It stated that FreedomWorks acknowledged Kibbe had written Hostile Takeover and had done so "not within the scope of Mr. Kibbe's duties as President of FreedomWorks." In essence, Kibbe was asking Armey to certify that Kibbe was justified to claim full and sole ownership of the copyright and to pocket all the money from the book deal.

As Armey read the document, he saw serious problems. There had been no pre-existing understanding between him and Kibbe to "memorialize," he told me—so the fundamental premise of the document appeared groundless. "Why was he asking me to memorialize an agreement about a subject he never discussed with me?" Armey says. Moreover, he says, until this point he'd had no idea that Kibbe was privately profiting from the book. It had been Armey's impression that Kibbe had utilized FreedomWorks staff for the book. In fact, Armey notes, when he once requested the assistance of a FreedomWorks staffer, he had been told told that person was busy with work on the book. When Armey had read Hostile Takeover, he believed he could even identify which FreedomWorks experts had worked on specific sections.

Yet now Kibbe was stating he wrote the book mostly by himself "on his own time" and that those FreedomWorks employees who helped him research and edit it had also "used their own time." Armey was convinced that was not so.(Another former FreedomWorks official says that Kibbe did use on-the-clock FreedomWorks employees to produce and promote the book, distracting them from other duties: "He was commandeering staff to help him write this book.")

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/01/d...

money.

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Lincoln

United States

#835533 Jan 8, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
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It looks like all the Teabaggers have found this thread.
Misery loves company.
Like Lemmings, they're all headed for the same cliff to jump off!!
Tea Party is valuable to the Democrats.
Democrats were handed two Senate Seats by the Tea Party

Republican Senate candidates Akin
and Mourdock,
both lose their respective Senate races in Missouri and Indiana!

Two once-favored GOP Senate candidates, Todd Akin of Missouri and Richard Mourdock of Indiana, who got tangled up in the politics of rape and abortion and were rejected by voters.
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Republicans may feel entitled to the presidency and may have to get over this feeling if they can't get along with each other

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#835534 Jan 8, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
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The demographics of this nation are sounding a death knell for you hateful Republiclowns.
Your war on women failed.
Your war on minorities failed.
Your war on science failed.
Your war on poor and struggling Americans has failed.
Your war on middle class Americans has failed.
Your party is stuck with a dwindling minority of old, white voters.
Whites will be a minority in America soon. They already are in many states.
Deal with it, loser.
Wanna talk about failed? Here you go, son

" Health insurance companies across the country are seeking and winning double-digit increases in premiums for some customers, even though one of the biggest objectives of the Obama administration's health care law was to stem the rapid rise in insurance costs for consumers."

Obamacare failed. Now we all get to deal with it, loser.

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