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
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#854825 Feb 6, 2013
rajibastard wrote:
who the f'uck is this guy Barack Obama ? Never heard of him ?
Phatdawg O'Kennedy's poliTical last puff of blowhard hotair from duh imaginary kingDuhm of Camelsnot @ We the People.

Sometimes ya just gotta feel for the guy.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#854826 Feb 6, 2013
Dying Breed

Who Killed the Responsible Republican? Bill Kristol, of course.

Do you remember the Responsible Republicans? In the 1980s, small herds of them still roamed freely around Washington. In 1982, they voted for the largest tax increase in history to mitigate the fiscal harm of Ronald Reagan's 1981 tax cut. In 1983, they converged on Capitol Hill to pass a package of tax increases and benefit cuts recommended by the Greenspan Commission to keep Social Security solvent. In 1986, they followed Wyoming Sen. Alan Simpson to pass bipartisan immigration reform legislation by a large majority. In 1990, several were spotted with President George H.W. Bush (the Responsible one) at Andrews Air Force Base, conspiring to reduce the deficit.

After the Andrews summit, however, glimpses of them outside captivity became increasingly rare. With their habitats in the Northeast, Midwest, and Pacific Northwest under threat and their natural predators on the rise, the status of the species moved from "threatened" to "endangered." Though occasionally spotted on the rocky shoals of Maine's Penobscot Bay and in beach houses up and down the California coast, they now rarely emerge from the wilderness. During the health care battle, President Obama was unable to find a single Responsible Republican to serve as a mascot. There continue to be rumors of the Double R's return around issues such as immigration, financial reform, and climate change. Yet we have now gone several years without a confirmed sighting.

If Responsible Republicans are in fact nearing extinction, I think we can identify the crucial event that signaled their demise. It was a December 1993 memo by conservative strategist and commentator William Kristol. Kristol's advice about how Republicans should respond to Bill Clinton's 1993 health care effort—and a series of follow-up memos he wrote in 1994—pushed the GOP away from cooperation with Democrats on any social and economic legislation. His message marks the pivotal moment when Republicans shifted from fundamentally responsible partners in governing the country to uncompromising, hyperpartisan antagonists on all issues.

http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politi...

Since: Nov 09

Pharr, TX

#854827 Feb 6, 2013
Jimmy wrote:
Perfect example of how low Democrats go. dead husbands?
God am I glad I left the Democrat party!
<quoted text>
You're an expert on how low someone can go, waxturd.
Heres your special ed math lesson for the day.
Subtract the number of brilliant judge-its you gave yourself on any post from the total number of brilliant judge-its on that post. The answer will equal the number of people that think you're smarter than a door knob.
WhineySonicFilte r

London, KY

#854829 Feb 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
Tea Party 2.0: Focus On The Four R’s & Fight Back
Rebrand the Tea Party: Keep the mission, dump the name.
The Tea Party brand has been effectively destroyed. After three years of demonizing the Tea Party as ‘racist,’‘extremist,’ and ‘radical,’ the brand has become a cancer.
It is now a drag on the candidates it supports, with the Left (and GOP establishment types like Karl Rove) gleefully labeling conservative candidates as “outside the mainstream.”
In the meantime, while the Tea Party had once enjoyed 24% popularity, according to a recent Rasmussen poll, only 8% of Americans now identify themselves as members of the Tea Party.
While that is the lowest it has been in the three years, there is some positive news in that poll: Thirty percent of the poll’s participants do hold favorable views of the Tea Party. That is something to build on.
However, insofar as it has been branded and is now associated with negativism, the brand itself must change in order to build and grow again.
http://www.redstate.com/2013/02/05/tea-party-...
Dolluh licking, anal retentive Resmuglicans sayz Wahwahwahwhaaaaa tuh?

:-)
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#854830 Feb 6, 2013
It’s the Messaging, Stupid. It’s the Stupid Messaging.

....Overall, if you believe fiscal conservatism is right and is best for everyone and we still aren’t winning, then I believe there are only two possibilities: People are too dumb to get it or we’re too dumb to say it in a way that is comprehensible. Since I believe we’re right and that people aren’t inherently stupid, I must opt for the latter....

http://www.redstate.com/2013/02/06/its-the-me...
Homer 2016

Bethlehem, PA

#854831 Feb 6, 2013
Homer no longer arguing as I find my arguments in general to be successful. Ergo if I am successful then the rightwinger argument is self-defeating and Homer will no longer contribute to your losses.
SillyDBWriter

London, KY

#854832 Feb 6, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
<quoted text>
Ah, yes. I can see how information will be gathered....
Investigator: "Do you like your tea? Are you comfortable?"
Terrorist: "Yes. The tea is quite fine. I am a big fan of yerba matte. And, this leather chair is exquisite. It seems to cradle me with care."
Investigator: "Well, I guess we can begin our discussion about who is a terrorist and where they are."
Terrorist: "I'm glad you asked. I'll tell you everything I know."
You are such an idiot.
That's kinda funny DB, since tea IS often a MAJOR cultural presence in the arenas of. Ironic isn't it.

"If they have to build it themselves (thus also in essence-then having to contribute to funding it themselves as well) they will be less likely to tear down, bomb, annihilate, that which they have HAD to put forth effort into."
Taxpayer

Point Harbor, NC

#854833 Feb 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
i can't find that one on the net. other than your post.
Read a book. The American Past, Paul Revers ride the writings of John locke many others. If you want to know what made the ideas of freedom and liberty you have to start back to the 14th century.

Do not be a Boob tube socialist
Jane Says

New York, NY

#854834 Feb 6, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
<quoted text>
Lol, you're a blockhead
LOL... looked back a few pages and AS USUAL you spent your whole evening on Topix. imagine if that energy was chanelled for the greater good.
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#854835 Feb 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
Discriminatory practices, especially those intended to "preserve" emerging white suburbs, restricted the ability of blacks to move from inner cities to the suburbs, even when they were economically able to afford it.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghetto
BTW...you're one of the easy ones.
it's almost not fair.
A camel can work for a week without drinking. A liberal can copy and paste wikipedia and bullshit for a whole week without working.

Black people who accept the life of the ghetto and live it to the fullest, like you are naive to the successes in life and blinded by BET and other "cultural handout comforts".

You are an abomination to the black culture which sets a bad example for the African American race.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#854836 Feb 6, 2013
WhineySonicFilter wrote:
<quoted text>
Dolluh licking, anal retentive Resmuglicans sayz Wahwahwahwhaaaaa tuh?
:-)
whiney?

so you haven't spent any time on the big name right wing 'opinion' sites? talk about whining.

'Do we have to change?! But I don't want to! Let's just keep working on not letting anyone vote but Republicans!'

it's almost sad. almost.
Jane Says

New York, NY

#854837 Feb 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
Discriminatory practices, especially those intended to "preserve" emerging white suburbs, restricted the ability of blacks to move from inner cities to the suburbs, even when they were economically able to afford it.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghetto
BTW...you're one of the easy ones.
it's almost not fair.
and when that changed, many suburban communities were changed and not in a good way.
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#854839 Feb 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
ah yes. the easy targets.
but we better watch out. they're getting ready to rebrand. watch for HUGE changes in the rhetoric.
we wish. but i can't wait to hear: It's not called the Tea Party anymore! Get it right you commie!
maybe we should help with the 'new' name.
It's been debated for months and months, but on Wednesday the United States Postal Service finally will announce it's not going to deliver first-class mail on Saturdays anymore.

The postal service's announcement, planned for about 10 a.m. EST, is expected to say that packages, mail-order medicine, and express mail will continue to be delivered on Saturday, but not letters, bills, cards, and catalogs. Post offices which are now open on Saturdays will continue to be open on Saturdays.
"Postal Service to say goodbye to mail delivery on Saturdays"
(NBCnews via web)

Another American icon, shrivels dry?

(Dept of Common Sense plz--what is the ration of savings with 1/2 mail delivery?)

WTHeck?
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#854840 Feb 6, 2013
Taxpayer wrote:
<quoted text>
Read a book. The American Past, Paul Revers ride the writings of John locke many others. If you want to know what made the ideas of freedom and liberty you have to start back to the 14th century.
Do not be a Boob tube socialist
sorry, but i've shot down so many so called quotes from the Founders i've learned that any quote that doesn't show up in a search is 9 times out of 10 pure BS.

simply cite it.
Jane Says

New York, NY

#854841 Feb 6, 2013
NWaxman wrote:
<quoted text>
Is that supposed to be a joke? Thud. Do you always have conversations with well known internet trolls? So much for your credibilty. LMAO!!
no, you can find it on www.wierdbuttrue.com . Bloomberg had to ban yellow shorts on fat women tourists.
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#854842 Feb 6, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>A camel can work for a week without drinking. A liberal can copy and paste wikipedia and bullshit for a whole week without working.
Is that like 1/2 mail delivery on Saturdays?

All personel report to your posts as usual, just don't worry about delivering anything NOT in box form?
Jane Says

New York, NY

#854843 Feb 6, 2013
Homer 2016 wrote:
Homer no longer arguing as I find my arguments in general to be successful. Ergo if I am successful then the rightwinger argument is self-defeating and Homer will no longer contribute to your losses.
don't go getting productive now. the boss will set the bar higher.
Homer 2016

Bethlehem, PA

#854844 Feb 6, 2013
Simple answers for $400 Alex

Alex: The U.S Treasury

Homer: Which department is in charge of paying the bills acrued by the U.S. goverment?

Alex: Correct

Let's switch catagories, Assinine Predictions for $600

Alex: Flack

Homer: Who predicted $7 a gallon gas and another stock market crash for 2 summers ago?

Alex: Correct
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#854846 Feb 6, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>A camel can work for a week without drinking. A liberal can copy and paste wikipedia and bullshit for a whole week without working.
Black people who accept the life of the ghetto and live it to the fullest, like you are naive to the successes in life and blinded by BET and other "cultural handout comforts".
You are an abomination to the black culture which sets a bad example for the African American race.
(a Redline denier.)

(but you can see why.)
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#854847 Feb 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
whiney?
so you haven't spent any time on the big name right wing 'opinion' sites? talk about whining.
'Do we have to change?! But I don't want to! Let's just keep working on not letting anyone vote but Republicans!'
it's almost sad. almost.
This site is time wasting enough thank you lol.

(Please present your LEGAL citizenship cawd for voting however...NO whining!)

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