Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1250369 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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No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#857574 Feb 11, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
again....
UPDATE: Three People, Including Gunman And Wife, Dead In Delaware Shooting
http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/u...
You can ban guns, box cutters, knifes, swords, sticks or stones. You won't disarm a deranged liberal.

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John Galt

Temecula, CA

#857575 Feb 11, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Solar energy is far from free. The capital investment per kilowatt of capacity is huge, as are the maintenance costs. Plus, added investment in backup fossil-fueled power is essential to reliability.
Sorry that I omitted the devastating environmental impact of solar energy, which consumes and destroys vast areas of fragile desert ecosystems.

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lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#857576 Feb 11, 2013
DBWaiter wrote:
Lindsay Graham says he will put a hold on the nominations for head of the defense department and the CIA until Obama tells him what he did on the night of the Benghazi attacks. The wife and I support this course of action. There is no way we can allow our attention to be diverted by such trivia as having a director of the Pentagon or the primary intelligence gathering organ of our nation until the four families can be told the truth about what happened in the White House that night.
We owe it to these 8-12 individuals to find out the truth even if it means leaving the country open to attack by North Korea or Iran or China during the extensive hearings which, hopefully, will last several years.
Moreover, where was John Kerry during the attack? Who gave the Secretary of State designee a hall pass? The wife and I smell a coverup. Never give up, never surrender!
The wife and I? You don't have a vote in this, ya moran. Lindsey Graham is an idiot.

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sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#857577 Feb 11, 2013
Waxman wrote:
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Really? When was the stooge POS Obama vetted by you liars and cheats? Oh, when Candy Crowley, a captain in the ministry of propaganda we know as the liberal media lied him in the national presidential debate about Benghazi?
Is that an example of the vetting you mean, libtard?
"No acts of terror will ever shake the resolve of this great nation, alter that character, or eclipse the light of the values that we stand for."

and it's not our fault you guys suck at vetting(just look at the last 2 national elections. not discounting the 'rape' idiots).

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No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#857578 Feb 11, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Tea Party is dead. Thank God.
You're all about the democrats needing more morons to replenish their ranks.

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lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#857579 Feb 11, 2013
Realtime wrote:
Jim Greer, the former GOP chair who's trial was scheduled to begin this morning has instead changed his plea to guilty on some of the charges.
Greer's trial was expected to cause tremendous damage and embarrassment to many Florida (R) and former (R) politicians including, Crist and Rubio and perhaps spinning off criminal charges against others.
What will he say that we don't already know? I doubt he will have any affect upon Charlie Crist. What do you think?

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John Galt

Temecula, CA

#857580 Feb 11, 2013
Nj raider 1 wrote:
F ck the constitution! The mere fact that you people think a piece of paper written over 200yrs ago can guide America into this unknown future is retarded in itself. How can America ever have peace & equality living under thee rules of another time/ history where in life was far from equal & thee writers of that old ass paper of rules were racist themselves. It's true, you people are stupid & & slave minded!
Please post under your real name, Barack.

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lily waxman raton fl

Pompano Beach, FL

#857581 Feb 11, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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The wife and I? You don't have a vote in this, ya moran. Lindsey Graham is an idiot.
Your admitting you have a wife is a first liberal step. Congratulations, but what happened to the faux husband?

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Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#857582 Feb 11, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Solar energy is far from free. The capital investment per kilowatt of capacity is huge, as are the maintenance costs. Plus, added investment in backup fossil-fueled power is essential to reliability.
Solar energy is free. We just ignore it so we can dig coal, & drill for oil,which we pay for.

It may be expensive to get set up to retrieve it. But once the expenditures are made,the energy is free.

Just like the costs to retreive oil, gas & coal, infrastructure, etc cost money.

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Realtime

Deltona, FL

#857583 Feb 11, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>Florida’s attorney general released a deposition that contradicts a sworn statement by former Gov. Charlie Crist, who said that he did not know that then-Florida GOP Chairman Jim Greer would be paid extra to raise funds for the party.
(D)Charlie Crist looks the liar in the Jim Greer trial. Every gift from Greer is a wish for Charlie's happiness..
Greer just plead out rather than stand trial, Greer's business partner admitted guilt three years ago.

Crist has not been charged nor have any other Florida lawmakers.

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lily waxman raton fl

Pompano Beach, FL

#857584 Feb 11, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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What will he say that we don't already know? I doubt he will have any affect upon Charlie Crist. What do you think?
effect ... lesoanus gunna git ya!
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#857585 Feb 11, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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That would require a person to think about what he is saying. Doesn't make for sensational headlines meant to scare the feeble minded. They'd rather believe that the black President is going to drone them to death, get whitey!!!
Obama's drone policy is sufficiently vague that it allows a "high-ranking government official" to take out anybody he chooses. Only you fools believe that it might not be used in the future by this ruthless tyrant against political opponents.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#857586 Feb 11, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Solar energy is free. We just ignore it so we can dig coal, & drill for oil,which we pay for.
It may be expensive to get set up to retrieve it. But once the expenditures are made,the energy is free.
Just like the costs to retreive oil, gas & coal, infrastructure, etc cost money.
Solar energy is free, converting it to electricity is not.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#857587 Feb 11, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
again....
UPDATE: Three People, Including Gunman And Wife, Dead In Delaware Shooting
http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/u...
How did he get the gun into the courthouse? Just shows that if someone is hellbent on killing; they'll find a way.
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#857588 Feb 11, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Greer just plead out rather than stand trial, Greer's business partner admitted guilt three years ago.
Crist has not been charged nor have any other Florida lawmakers.
(D) Charlie Crist has not been charged yet nor have any other Florida lawmakers is correct. Charlies doesn't regret the things he has done. Charlie will regret the things he didn't do when he had the chance.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#857589 Feb 11, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Obama's drone policy is sufficiently vague that it allows a "high-ranking government official" to take out anybody he chooses. Only you fools believe that it might not be used in the future by this ruthless tyrant against political opponents.
No, only fools like you would believe such nonsense. You rightwingers are so easily played that it's not even funny
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#857590 Feb 11, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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What will he say that we don't already know? I doubt he will have any affect upon Charlie Crist. What do you think?
Probably won't affect Crist or anyone else now. Greer had Cheney Mason of Casey Anthony fame representing him and turned down a plea agreement just a month or two ago.

He's off to jail now for sure__there could have been a lot more charges__the Florida GOP execs all had side deals going on.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#857591 Feb 11, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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Carlson — who noted yesterday that she, too, didn’t have an issue with Obama’s policy — then went on to ask Peters about the criticism that American citizens should be given due process. Peters deemed it “absolute nonsense.”
“Throughout our history we have killed Americans who took up arms against their law-abiding fellow citizens,” he asserted.“This is not a legal issue. It’s not an issue at all.”
“If an American turns his back on Americans and tries to kill Americans, you kill the sucker, period,” Peters added.“No legal issue. Kill him.”
“Agreed, from this point of view,” Carlson noted, asking whether he feared it would “go beyond that.”
“Obama is doing one sensible thing,” he replied.“Let’s give him credit for the one smart thing he’s doing, whatever his motivation may be.”
http://www.mediaite.com/tv/fox-analyst-defend...
it's funny watching the local nutjobs attacking Obama for drones while they're being blasted out of the water by the right wing media.
Gretchen Carlson does a morning news and feature show and is hardly "right wing media", or very political at all.

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#857592 Feb 11, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Group insurance policies, which most employees have, do not consider any personal habits. They consider only the claims experience of the group.
Lots of healthy-eating and extremely fit people have chronic illnesses and/or drop dead of heart attacks at a young age.
They would consider location & look at the group as a whole. Too many fat employees would raise their rates.

Why do you think some companies offer incentives for employees to get healthier.

If those young people have chronic illnesses, insurance companies will either opt not to insure or charge more.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#857593 Feb 11, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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i researched Carson. extensively.
he despises those who aren't religious. thinks anyone who believes in evolution is an idiot.
though by those standards he'd make a great GOP VP.
Black folks like you who trash any black man who tries to escape the plantation have zero credibility.

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