Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1276635 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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John Galt

Temecula, CA

#846088 Jan 24, 2013
forks_make_us_fat wrote:
Yay for vagina's
Panetta to allow vagina's to die for their country....
Vagina lily's daughter should be the first to volunteer for combat, setting an example for JAPs and not leaving the heavy lifting to black women.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#846090 Jan 24, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
The Hitler gun control lie
Gun rights activists who cite the dictator as a reason against gun control have their history dangerously wrong
If you’re going to impose a brutal authoritarian regime on your populace, better to disarm them first so they can’t fight back.
Unfortunately for LaPierre et al., the notion that Hitler confiscated everyone’s guns is mostly bogus. And the ancillary claim that Jews could have stopped the Holocaust with more guns doesn’t make any sense at all if you think about it for more than a minute.
More Warsaw ghetto-type uprisings would have created a substantial diversion to the Nazi war effort and the Holocaust. The Jews would have died in the end, but fighting on their feet instead of crouching in gas chambers.
Jane Says

New York, NY

#846091 Jan 24, 2013
Grey Ghost wrote:
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A lesson in just how quickly the conservatives will eat their young, or anyone that isn't as flaky, fearful and paranoid as they are. Good little Storm Trooper.
the lesson is that by voting for The One again, America may be as doomed as conservatives. the other lesson is that Democrats don't mind indebting their young to third world status as long as we have A Village to Raise Baby, free contraception, open borders and do not offend Muslims.

'The Brokest Nation in History has just told the rest of the world that it is incapable of serious course correction–and around the planet prudent friends and enemies will begin planning for a post-American order.

So at some point reality will intervene–either in the form of total societal collapse or, one hopes, something marginally less convulsive.

The first responsibility of conservatives between now and 2016 is to have an adult conversation with the citizenry–the one that Mitt Romney chose to eschew in favor of vague jobs promises punctuated by bold assertions that “I believe in America.” So what? What matters is whether reality still believes in America.

And, when reality strikes, will Americans turn to conservatism?

The evidence from November is not reassuring. Romney dusted off the old surefire winner–”Ask yourself, are you better off than you were four years ago?”–and took it to read:“The economy’s dead. Vote Mitt.” A decisive chunk of lower-middle-class America agreed with him on the first part, and acted on its logic:“You’re right. So I’m voting for the party of endlessly extended unemployment insurance, universal food stamps, and increased Social Security disability enrollment.” If 1.7 percent growth is the new normal, this constituency will metastasize.

As his post-mortem observations to donors confirmed, Romney’s leaked “47 percent” aside is indicative of the way he thinks, and not a small thing.

Indeed, it’s a betrayal of core conservative morality: from “Teach a man to fish” to “There’s no point even bothering to try to teach 47 percent to fish.”

The Democrats used their brutal Romney-gives-you-cancer/ Ryan-offs-your-granny advertising in Ohio as bad cop to the good cop of Obama’s cultural cool. The trouble for conservatives is we have no good cop...'

Mark Steyn
Homer 2016

Bethlehem, PA

#846092 Jan 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Sorry. You may still like Christie, and maybe he will be a good Governor for New Jersey. But Christie is clearly not a Conservative and clearly not reliable.
We can do better.
Homer may be available in 2016.

I propose to:

Cut spending
Balance the budget
Pay down the debt
Scale down our military presence around the world
Increase the focus on welfare to work
Do everything in my power to bring manufacturing back to the U.S.
Wear a suit and tie to work everyday

“Seriously Misguided Democrat”

Since: Oct 12

Chicago Thugtown

#846093 Jan 24, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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These goobers think they have the right to know everything, Hillary gave a good smackdown yesterday, especially regarding blokes funding by the republicans. McCain made a fool of himself as usual. What a blowhard, and Rand Paul is a dope.
You rang? Hehe... I agree. Applause! The government should keep us in the dark about everything, especially when people die and it's obvious government failed. I have my Democrat hat on today.

Gloucester, VA

#846094 Jan 24, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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This is not a dating site, killer
Nor is it an adiction / dependency intervention site but here you are .
forks_make_us_fa t

Kellyville, OK

#846095 Jan 24, 2013
Jane Says

New York, NY

#846096 Jan 24, 2013
Grey Ghost wrote:
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Must be tough going through life scared to death, maybe you could use a 105 Howitzer...Scatter brain.
i'm not as scared since North Korea announced yesterday that its testing of nuclear range missles so far can only reach California. as I post this, The One is probably busy writing a strongly worded letter of apology.

Roxboro, NC

#846099 Jan 24, 2013
Socialist Democratic is a doctrine, fostered by delusional, Illogical people, and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a piece of crap by the clean end.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#846100 Jan 24, 2013
RUSH10ME wrote:
<quoted text>Once again they see obama making a power grab ,nothing more , btw polls are easily manipulated , the best way to see how America feels about guns would be for you to volunteer to confiscate them .
Yes. Walk up to a door in Representative Metcalfe's district in Western Pennsylvania, tell them you're from the federal government and have come to confiscate their "illegal" weapon.

Adios, brother.

Gloucester, VA

#846101 Jan 24, 2013
Grey Ghost wrote:
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Sure Mr. Custer, bring it on.
I said cowboys and indians not cowboys and cowards but you can still hide and watch , just like you have your whole life . How many indians did it take to defeat Custer and a few hundred men ?
Lily Boca Raton Fl

Boca Raton, FL

#846102 Jan 24, 2013
Homer 2016 wrote:
<quoted text>Do our elected officials get elected by a majority or no? Come on Flack, get with it.
He's busy squeezing the Sherman
Grey Ghost

Partlow, VA

#846103 Jan 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Your preoccupation with that word indicates some deep-seated mental problem.
Probably related to your mother.
Actually psychologically speaking it would be you, as it was your thought process that projected that image. Congratulation that officially makes you a mutha fletcher. Now go to church wearing your 6 automatic hand guns and the last three edition of the NRA, and don't forget your Alfred E Newman Madd magazine. LMAO at you stupid.

Fishers, IN

#846104 Jan 24, 2013
AFF wrote:
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Anyone who believes that security and prosperity for all can be provided by a government is a fool or a thief. The way that works, the elitist’s thief in government use the authority they derive from the fools the steal from the free.
The delusion of the day is to enrich all classes at the expense of Americans Freedom and liberty; it is to generalize plunder under pretense of organizing it. Now, legal plunder may be exercised in an infinite number of ways. Plunder comes in an infinite multitude of plans for organization; Tariffs, protection, perquisites, gratuities, encouragements, progressive taxation, free public education, right to work, right to profit, right to wages, right to assistance, right to instruments of labor, gratuity credit, on and on. And it is all these plans, taken as a whole, with what they have in common, Legal Plunder, known as Communisms.
a whole lot of Republican plunder.

so Communism is bipartisan?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#846105 Jan 24, 2013
forks_make_us_fat wrote:
Global warming....
A whole bunch of record low temps recorded the past 22 days in the USA or something like that....
That's because everybody stopped driving their cars, or switched to electric kiddie cars.

The fact is that the level of solar activity has a far greater effect on global temperatures than any actions by man.

Fishers, IN

#846106 Jan 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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More Warsaw ghetto-type uprisings would have created a substantial diversion to the Nazi war effort and the Holocaust. The Jews would have died in the end, but fighting on their feet instead of crouching in gas chambers.
so how may trained Russian soldiers did the Nazis kill?

yeah. Jews. major diversion.

Honolulu, HI

#846107 Jan 24, 2013
Republican Honey wrote:
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You will be eating your words in another 4 years!
lol! If right wing extremist keep doing what they're doing, non conservatives don't have much to worry about son.
Grey Ghost

Partlow, VA

#846108 Jan 24, 2013
Jane Says wrote:
<quoted text>i'm not as scared since North Korea announced yesterday that its testing of nuclear range missles so far can only reach California. as I post this, The One is probably busy writing a strongly worded letter of apology.
I'm sure you will be able to enlighten us on exactly what your hero"Der Furher
AKA Bush-Cheney did about that situation beside appease?

Fishers, IN

#846109 Jan 24, 2013
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI), who got into a heated exchange with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during a Senate hearing on the deadly Benghazi attack, on Thursday walked back his accusation that Clinton showed emotion to get out of answering tough questions.

"I did not accuse of her crying, no," Johnson said on CNN. "I was responding to a question, Soledad. I probably speculated, and I shouldn't have."

pay attention wingnuts. speculation is bad.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#846110 Jan 24, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
Rand Paul says Clinton's outburst a 'valid point'
Sen. Rand Paul - the Kentucky conservative who told Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Wednesday he would have fired her for her response to the Benghazi attacks if he was president - acknowledged later the top diplomat had made a valid point when she angrily denounced Republicans focused on the administration's response to the attack.
Clinton was responding to Sen. Ron Johnson, a tea party backed Wisconsin Republican, who questioned Clinton about what he described as members of the administration "purposely misleading" the American people
"With all due respect, the fact is we had four dead Americans," Clinton shot back. "Was it because of a protest or was it because of guys out for a walk one night decided they'd go kill some Americans?"
Her fists shaking, she continued: "What difference, at this point, does it make? It is our job to figure out what happened and do everything we can to prevent it from ever happening again, senator."
Paul, who like Johnson was backed by the tea party during his bid for Senate in 2010, said after the hearings concluded that Clinton made a legitimate case.
"I think she has a little bit of a valid point," he said on CNN's "The Situation Room." "It's not so important whether or not it was a movie or what it was. I think what's important, though, in going forward is it not happen again."
let's see if FOX runs that story.
Meaning that it is important that Obama not continue to lie in the future about similar events.

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