Barack Obama, our next President

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"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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<quoted text>Can't help but notice your obsession with cheerleaders, dumb carol...couldn't make the squard, huh? Maybe if you could have completed those splits without sticking to the floor?(Old Michigan joke, forgive.)
How many cheeseburgers can you down before you get 'gassy'?

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<quoted text>And George Herbert Walker Wimpet replaced a giant like Marshall with an affirmative-action light-weight, "Long-Dong" perjurer like Clarence 'cause, well, they all looked alike to him and both their wives were fat white drunks...?
Leo do you talk that way in front of you students? Hell of a teacher??? Marshall couldn't put to cognitive sentences together, The only thing giant about him was... absolutely nothing.

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SAN DIEGO — A Marine Corps survey found that about 17 percent of male Marines would likely leave the Corps if women move into combat positions. The number jumped to 22 percent if women were assigned involuntarily to those jobs, according to the survey.
Both sexes surveyed mentioned intimate relationships between Marines and feeling obligated to protect female Marines among their top five concerns about allowing women into ground combat jobs.
Women Marines listed among their top three concerns enemies targeting women as POWs, the risk of sexual harassment or assault and hygiene requirements.
...valid concerns.
As well they should..."Some have also suggested that the ban is partially to blame for a spate of sexual assaults that have plagued the military. Last year, Panetta suggested that the number of sex assaults in the U.S. armed forces could be as high as 19,000 a year.

“The military has long been a culture of misogyny. As long as military women did not have equal treatment from the top – the Pentagon – they were often treated as second class at best, sexual prey at worst,” Helen Benedict, author of “The Lonely Soldier: The Private War of Women Serving in Iraq” and a journalism professor at Columbia University, told IPS.

“Disrespect lies at the root of misogyny, and misogyny lies at the root of sexual assault. A culture takes a long time to change, but officially recognising women as equal will help to change it.”

Speaking with Panetta at the public announcement on Thursday, General Martin Dempsey, the head of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, which spearheaded the new policy change, acknowledged that the U.S. military has an “ongoing issue with sexual harassment and sexual assault”.
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Born Essie Mae Moody, she was the oldest of nine children. After her parents split up, she grew up with her mother, Elmira aka Toosweet, in Centreville, Mississippi, while her father lived in nearby Woodville. At a young age she began working for white families in the area, cleaning their houses and helping their children with homework for only a few dollars a week, while earning perfect grades in school and helping at church. In the community she often heard stories of interracial sexual abuse, miscegenation, lynching, arson and other acts of racial intimidation. After graduating with honors from a segregated, all-black high school, she attended Natchez Junior College (also all black) in 1961 under a basketball scholarship.

Then she moved on to Tougaloo College on an academic scholarship to earn a bachelor's degree. At Tougaloo, she became involved with the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. After graduation, Moody became a full-time worker in the Civil Rights Movement, participating in a Woolworth's lunchcounter sit-in and protests in Jackson. During Freedom Summer, she worked for CORE in the town of Canton.
IT SEEMS ALL THE REAL BLACK CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS SHARE A COMMON BACKGROUND EXCEPT OBAMA HE SHARES NOTHING WITH THE BLACK COMMUNITY HE IS JUST ANOTHER AMERICAN PRESIDENT NOTHING TO DO WITH BLACK AMERICANS HISTORY

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Was in the band so couldn't be a cheerleader. Had several friends on the squad who taught me all the cheers though.
The Obama Team Cheerleaders...just easier to call them Cheerleaders...for future reference.
Couldn't be a cheerleader if you were in the band? Anybody actually believe that lie? Don't tell me--you went to Angel Beach High in the fifties? Lassie or Ballbreaker?
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<quoted text>"REAL BLACKMAN"??? More in the mold of Herman Cain, no doubt?(From 2010)"n leaving an early-morning voicemail for Professor Anita Hill, insisting that she apologize to Clarence Thomas for "what you did with my husband", Ginni Thomas has re-ignited scrutiny into Thomas’ testimony at his confirmation hearing. That scrutiny does not leave the Supreme Court justice in a flattering light. In fact, yet another credible witness has come forward today, adding one more person relating a nearly identical description of Thomas’ outrageous behavior toward women (pdf) and his obsession with pornography. With multiple victims of Thomas’ inappropriate behavior coming forward, the question now must be asked why we allow a Supreme Court justice to remain on the bench when it is clear that he committed perjury in his confirmation hearing by categorically denying confirmed events.
Today’s Washington Post carries a long article about Lillian McEwen, who met Thomas in 1979 and dated him from 1981 to 1986. McEwen confirms to the Post Thomas’ obsession with pornography and his objectification of women in the workplace:
"He was obsessed with porn," she said of Thomas, who is now 63. "He would talk about what he had seen in magazines and films, if there was something worth noting."
McEwen added that she had no problem with Thomas’s interests, although she found pornography to be "boring."
According to McEwen, Thomas would also tell her about women he encountered at work. He was partial to women with large breasts, she said. In an instance at work, Thomas was so impressed that he asked one woman her bra size, McEwen recalled him telling her."
YES ITCH YOU LIB KKK JIM CROW MF DON'T TELL ALL BLACK PEOPLE WHO IS BLACK AND WHO IS NOT A REAL BLACK AMERICAN CAINE IS A REAL BLACK AMERICAN MAN F OFF LILLY LIB ITCH KKK JIM CROW OAR how dare you
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<quoted text>Kissimmee Kowboys iirc, back in the days when Kissimmee actually had real cowboys, the Partins for instance and the Bronsons. Not too many black families back then eh Carol, the Rivers family comes to mind but when you went to HS the blacks had their own "separate but equal" schools which lasted through the sixties and in many Central Florida counties well into the seventies.
But of course you're very well rounded right? LMAO!
I think that, currently, you're about as well rounded as Jimmy Lee Dykes.
curious....

Do you look like that eagle muppet character?

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Look, Dumb Sh!t, you do realize you're premise is comparing Obama's life to those old enough to be his grandparents at least? What a "moran"! Get the hysterectomy teacher 101R, she'll believe ya', she doesn't know where she sh!t last, except for everywhere on topix.

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So why make the situation worse? Women just might not belong there. There are very strong women who can do just about anything a man can do and some even better, but the military has always been a man's world.
If it ain't broke, don't fix it.
Some things are just left well enough alone.
If there were true justice in the world, your own daughter (mythical though she may be) should put you out of your misery and everyone else's.
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FREE BLACK MAN DOESN'T MATTER WHAT PARTY HE SUPPORTS, NO WELFARE no PRISON SELF MADE DIDN'T NEED LILLY LIB JIM CROW KKK DEMOCRATS to FEEL SORRY FOR HIM HOLD HIS HAND IN PRISON F OFF LEOANA Herman Cain (born December 13, 1945)[4] is an American author, business executive, radio host, syndicated columnist, and Tea Party activist from Georgia.[5][6][7] He was a candidate for the 2012 U.S. Republican Party presidential nomination.[5]

Cain grew up in Georgia and graduated from Morehouse College in 1967 with a Bachelor of Science in mathematics.[8] Cain pursued graduate studies at Purdue University, and graduated with a Master of Science in computer science in 1971,[9] while also working full-time for the U.S. Department of the Navy.[10] In 1977, he joined Pillsbury Company in Minneapolis where he later became vice president.[11] During the 1980s, his success as a business executive at Burger King prompted Pillsbury Company to appoint him as chairman and CEO of Godfather's Pizza, in which capacity he served from 1986 to 1996.[12]

Cain was chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Omaha Branch from 1989 to 1991.[13] He was deputy chairman, from 1992 to 1994, and chairman, from 1995 to 1996, of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.[13] In 1995, Cain was appointed by Newt Gingrich to the Kemp Commission,[14] and was a senior economic advisor to the Bob Dole presidential campaign.[15] Cain became the CEO of the National Restaurant Association,[16] in which he served as president and CEO from 1996 to 1999.[16] During the Presidency of Bill Clinton, Cain publicly opposed the Clinton health care plan of 1993, about which he questioned the president at a town hall meeting.[17] Cain has served as a member of the board of directors of several companies, including Aquila, Inc., Nabisco, Whirlpool, Reader's Digest, and AGCO.[12
SUCCESSFUL FREE BLACK AMERICAN YOU DON'T OUR LILLY LIBS ANYTHING THATS WHY THEY HATE YOU LIBS WANT BLACKS TO BE THEIR BOOT LICKERS

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you're = your...in a hurry; no intelligent life here...
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REAL BLACK AMERICAN HISTORY NOT SOME MADE UP OBAMA,Herman Cain was born in Memphis, Tennessee to Lenora Davis Cain, a cleaning woman and domestic worker, and Luther Cain, Jr., who was raised on a farm and worked as a barber and janitor, as well as a chauffeur for Coca-Cola Company president Robert W. Woodruff. Cain has said that as he was growing up, his family was "poor but happy." Cain related that his mother taught him about her belief that "success was not a function of what you start out with materially, but what you start out with spiritually". His father worked three jobs to own his own home – something he achieved during Cain's childhood – and to see his two sons graduate.[10][27][28]

Cain grew up on the west side of Atlanta, Georgia, attending school and Rev. Cameron M. Alexander's Antioch Baptist Church North in the neighborhood now known as The Bluff. Eventually Cain's father saved enough money and the family moved to a modest brick home on Albert Street in the Collier Heights neighborhood. He attended Archer (public) High School, graduating in 1963.[29]

Cain married Gloria Cain (née Etchison), of Atlanta, soon after her graduation from Morris Brown College in 1968.[30][31] His wife of 43 years is a homemaker, with experience as a teacher and a librarian.[30] The couple have two children and three grandchildren.[30]

In 2006, Cain was diagnosed with Stage IV cancer in his colon and metastases to his liver and given a 30-percent chance of survival. Cain underwent surgery and chemotherapy following the diagnosis, and has since reported that he is in remission.[32]

Disclosures filed during his campaign in 2011 categorized Cain's wealth as of that time as being between $2.9 to $6.6 million, with Cain's income for both 2010 and 2011 combined being between $1.1 to $2.1 million.[33]

Cain also serves as an associate minister at Antioch Baptist Church North in Atlanta, which he joined at the age of 10.[34] The church is part of the National Baptist Convention[35] and is politically liberal and theologically conservative; the church's senior pastor, Rev. Cameron M. Alexander, does not share Cain's political philosophy.[36][37]

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LILLY LIBS WANTs to controll the BLACK COMMUNITY WITH POLITICS DIVIDE AND CONQUer SELF MADE BLACKMAN IS TO BE LOOKED DOWN UPON EDUCATED BLACKMAN is no GOOD BECAUSE HE IS NOT A DEMOCRAT HERMAN CAINE IS A ROLE MODEL FOR YOUNG PEOPLE . FORGET POLITICS WHY MS/ LEOSANA is something wrong with MR. CAINE he doesnt have to agree with you politically who the HELL ARE YOU YOU ARE NOBODY COMPARED TO MR. CAINE YOU ARE S*IT ON TOPIX F OFF B*TCH POS OAR
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http://youtu.be/VP1cB_AVu6c Thurgood Marshall couldn't put "to" cognitive sentences together"??? Oh, let's hear for becky, becky, beckystan...LMAO@U
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<quoted text>Leo do you talk that way in front of you students? Hell of a teacher??? Marshall couldn't put to cognitive sentences together, The only thing giant about him was... absolutely nothing.
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<quoted text>Look, Dumb Sh!t, you do realize you're premise is comparing Obama's life to those old enough to be his grandparents at least? What a "moran"! Get the hysterectomy teacher 101R, she'll believe ya', she doesn't know where she sh!t last, except for everywhere on topix.
THIS B*TCH OAR HAS NO RESPECT FOR AMERICAN BLACK HISTORY F OFF YOU GARBAGE LILLY LIB OAR xyz

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So now we have no clue what the climate as been in our past?
Our past isn't indicative of anything, not even a scintilla of relevance. I might understand your alarm if you think this world is 6,000 years old, is that the case?

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"BINGO"

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<quoted text>I only post to one California mutt__well authentic one. Galt don't know where the fk he lives. 20/20 memories don't fail pal__what fails are the memories of full time topix posters who lose track of what name/proxy their using.
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Having served in The US Military, proudly, I don't believe in Women being on the front lines of combat either.
I don't believe 'most' Americans are prepared to see their Mothers, Daughters come home in body bags.
Despite it may be a social double standard, it IS reality.

Political Correctness has "forced" The Military to restructure that will come at a cost of rendering The Military dysfunctional.

The Military should NOT be a Social Engineering project for liberal folly and whims that parade under the guise of equality.

I believe the DADT should have been "tweaked" not repealed.
As in, if The Military discovered a person was homosexual/lesbian they should not have been discharged. But afforded the same opportunity to serve their Country as a heterosexual.
The same liberties. And of course, the same protocols of conduct.

The reason The Military is not homosexual friendly can only be explained by analogy:
Would you want to shower naked with Men who were checking your body out with desire, lusting your personal parts?
NO, you wouldn't. And that is how heterosexual Men feel toward homosexual Men, uncomfortable. And please don't come back with the lame response of "Homophobic".

I don't agree with Beck's bigoted mention of other peoples' listed in your post. Didn't read the link.
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So, what's your excuse?
Conservative radio host Glenn Beck on Thursday blasted the Pentagon’s decision to lift the ban on women serving in combat roles by warning that the enemies of the United States would not “cower in defeat because we have a female, Hispanic, Eskimo, dwarf cross dresser and some handicapable, transgendered breast cancer survivor as a soldier on the front line.”
“Nobody wants to be a pig, nobody wants to say the unpopular things, we just want to talk about the truth tonight,” Beck explained at the top of his Thursday broadcast.“If a few feathers are ruffled, oh well.”
Raw Story ( http://s.tt/1zfQD )

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REAL BLACK AMERICAN HISTORY NOT SOME MADE UP OBAMA,Herman Cain...
A REAL BLACK AMERICAN WHO DID WELL WITH OUT WELFARE OR LILLY LIB DEMOCRATS ENSLAVERS
Really? "...Then, in early 1982, with the Donaldson case still proceeding and Jesse Jackson threatening a black boycott of Burger King because minorities owned a meager 2 percent of the company’s 3000 franchises, Cain was offered a “fast-track” ascension to one of the restaurant chain’s ten regional general manager’s positions that required him to do nine months of training on the ground. Late that year, he became the vice president for the Philadelphia area overseeing 400 Burger Kings.

Donaldson, a Republican businesswoman in Massachusetts today, told the Daily Beast that Cain “calls himself a self-made man,” but “wouldn’t have gotten to first base without those lawsuits.” Cain was hired, says Donaldson,“when Pillsbury realized they had to make some changes. He could get what he wanted but he didn’t get it going down the middle of the street; he’d get it bobbing and weaving.” Donaldson, who’s so feisty she once sued Louis Farakkhan because the Nation of Islam wouldn’t let her attend a public meeting, posted two blogs last month, urging Cain to acknowledge the role that the civil rights movement played in his success, and then condemning him for being “unable to see, respect, or thank those on whose shoulders he stands.”

“You got your job through affirmative action and the work of civil rights groups who intervened and opened a path for you,” Donaldson wrote. In June 1983, Pillsbury reached a $350,000 settlement with Donaldson, part of which would fund an “education, scholarship and internship program for blacks.”

A few months before that and shortly after Cain became Burger King’s first black regional manager, Jesse Jackson announced a $500 million affirmative action agreement with the hamburger group. The agreement called for increased minority participation in “all areas and levels” and laid out specific targets, including raising black employment to 21 percent, black ownership of franchises to 15 percent, and hiring a black advertising agency that would..."

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