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 ... Read more
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#868340 Mar 5, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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So now we attacked Iraq to attract terrorists so we could fight them. I guess being in Afghanistan wasn't good enough?
You right whiners keep making the dumbest excuses for the Iraq War.
DB tried to sell that angle too__must be that stupidity is contagious.

Yesterday an Iraqi caravan was ambushed by gunman. The caravan was escorting Syrian military personnel who had taken refuge (deserters) in Iraq back to Syria. Forty eight Syrians were killed.

Today AQ in Iraq took credit for the attack in Anbar Province. Iraq's prime minister is worried that the Syrian civil war is spilling over into Iraq.

Who opened Pandora's box?

Who got the oil?

lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#868341 Mar 5, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Funny how Europeans have doctors. They even make good money.
They do in Canada as well; but the difference is that the doctors become doctors for the right reasons.
Patriot

Boulder, CO

#868342 Mar 5, 2013
Leaked Document: Military Internment Camps in U.S to be Used for Political Dissidents

Internment camps for political dissidents in the U.S. aren't a conspiracy theory. The Department of Defense document entitled "INTERNMENT AND RESETTLEMENT OPERATIONS" or FM 3-39.40 proves this beyond a shadow of a doubt.

http://www.activistpost.com/2013/03/leaked-do...

http://educate-yourself.org/cn/projectbluebea...
Florida

Elk City, OK

#868343 Mar 5, 2013
dem wrote:
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Brain dead dumbfk BS propoganda copy & paste job #5
We never realized how boring your life is until someone asks what you do for fun. Sometimes in the winds of change one finds their crayons and making an idiot of yourself.

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#868344 Mar 5, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
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"real dumb"
We have no worries, at least for a couple of years. There will be no budget presented to the president. The senate controlled by democrats refuses to vote on budgets passed by the house.
Peace
KMA
Yep, no worries. So quit blaming Obama for the actions of the Senate.
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#868345 Mar 5, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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You're a moran to the nth degree. Rick Scott should be serving life in prison and all that stolen money seized by the government.
lily, so much to do...so little desire to do it, except bitch, whine and complain..

“It's always darkest 'fore dawn”

Since: Jul 08

When's dawn?

#868346 Mar 5, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Abstinence can work for those who have some self-control and have evolved above the level of jungle animals.
Or for those like you--criminally unattractive?(If it doesn't feel good, just don't do it.)
White man

New Braunfels, TX

#868347 Mar 5, 2013
who cares

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#868348 Mar 5, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Last week, the doctor arranged a CT for my wife. The Medial Center called & told her she needed to bring $100.00 Cash or else they would turn her away.
And we have good Health Insurance.
What about those who have none or a lesser policy and didn't have that $100 or more since their deductible could have been much higher?
The idea you fricken dunbasses think everyone get medical care today shows just how GD stupid you are.
How about a verifiable example?

If someone needs a CT scan, a hospital cannot turn them away.

BTW, ct scans are cheaper than you think...if you pay cash.
Jane Says

New York, NY

#868349 Mar 5, 2013
Eman wrote:
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Selecia is fat, and we all know how lily despises fat people.
you know why don't you? its been years since Looney Lily worked and there was a lot of competition for her role in this movie: http://www.themakeupgallery.info/character/gr...

not only that she had to lose a significant amount of weight to get an audition.
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#868350 Mar 5, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>"Heck of a job, Brownie." To be fair, just what kind of living could the Roves, Cheneys, Rumsfelds, and Bushs make if they had to rely on their abilities at honest labor?
Hmmm...

The same way the Democrats stay in office by opening the floodgates and encourage disregard for "legal" immigration, moroan.

Need an education discount? How about a drivers license?

Dweeb.
Jane Says

New York, NY

#868351 Mar 5, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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They do in Canada as well; but the difference is that the doctors become doctors for the right reasons.
and of course, the affirmative action ambulance chaser doesn't charge all the poor people he represents.

“Plays well with others.”

Since: Jun 07

LIVING WELL*THE BEST REVENGE

#868352 Mar 5, 2013
Eman wrote:
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Selecia is fat, and we all know how lily despises fat people.
WAS FAT DEAR...past tense. I am down 130 pounds and very normal sized. Waling this weekend the Gate River Run. 15K and did the Donna half-marathon two weeks ago. Very fit and trim...still working on it. A never ending battle...
Jane Says

New York, NY

#868353 Mar 5, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>lily, so much to do...so little desire to do it, except bitch, whine and complain..
let her have her .15 seconds of daily fame doing something, anything she is good at. as long as it keeps her off the streets and out of trouble.
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#868354 Mar 5, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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You're a moran to the nth degree. Rick Scott should be serving life in prison and all that stolen money seized by the government.
Think much? Inebreated already? Tssk, tssk.

“Amor patriae.”

Since: Feb 08

Eastern Oregon

#868355 Mar 5, 2013
ANY pain felt by the sequester is Obama's doing. He has complete control of where cuts are made. You'd think the King of American would want to shield his subjects from pain, but Obama seems to gain sadistic pleasure in deciding who bleeds and who's sparred.
I'm curious to see how Obama convinces you lowlife drones that Bush is to blame for this as well, lol.

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#868356 Mar 5, 2013
TSM wrote:
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RealDave your doubletalk might work with another Liberal but you continue to highlight why Obama is unqualified to Lead! This president had the Majority in House/Senate in 2007 Supermajority in 2009 and failed to get One Democrat to vote on any of his Budget!! Dave that’s the definition of….Ineptness!!
1) Show me those51 Democrat Senators in 2007 & 2008.

2) Democrats held a super majority in the Senate for about 5 months.

During that time, there were no budget votes,

3) A budget was passed in April of 2009.

Flori DUH!
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#868357 Mar 5, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>Or for those like you--criminally unattractive?(If it doesn't feel good, just don't do it.)
Are you going to speak english today, or are you going to talk about "an" issues, while correcting other people, moroan?

“Amor patriae.”

Since: Feb 08

Eastern Oregon

#868358 Mar 5, 2013
King of America
Jane Says

New York, NY

#868359 Mar 5, 2013
August 2012

Why the Doctor Can't See You
The demand for health care under ObamaCare will increase dramatically. The supply of physicians won't. Get ready for a two-tier system of medical care...

Are you having trouble finding a doctor who will see you? If not, give it another year and a half. A doctor shortage is on its way.

Most provisions of the Obama health law kick in on Jan. 1, 2014. Within the decade after that, an additional 30 million people are expected to acquire health plans—and if the economic studies are correct, they will try to double their use of the health-care system.

Meanwhile, the administration never seems to tire of reminding seniors that they are entitled to a free annual checkup. Its new campaign is focused on women. Thanks to health reform, they are being told, they will have access to free breast and pelvic exams and even free contraceptives. Once ObamaCare fully takes effect, all of us will be entitled to a long list of preventive services—with no deductible or copayment.

Here is the problem: The health-care system can't possibly deliver on the huge increase in demand for primary-care services. The original ObamaCare bill actually had a line item for increased doctor training. But this provision was zeroed out before passage, probably to keep down the cost of health reform. The result will be gridlock.

Take preventive care. ObamaCare says that health insurance must cover the tests and procedures recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. What would that involve? In the American Journal of Public Health (2003), scholars at Duke University calculated that arranging for and counseling patients about all those screenings would require 1,773 hours of the average primary-care physician's time each year, or 7.4 hours per working day.

And all of this time is time spent searching for problems and talking about the search. If the screenings turn up a real problem, there will have to be more testing and more counseling. Bottom line: To meet the promise of free preventive care nationwide, every family doctor in America would have to work full-time delivering it, leaving no time for all the other things they need to do.

When demand exceeds supply in a normal market, the price rises until it reaches a market-clearing level. But in this country, as in other developed nations, Americans do not primarily pay for care with their own money. They pay with time.

How long does it take you on the phone to make an appointment to see a doctor? How many days do you have to wait before she can see you? How long does it take to get to the doctor's office? Once there, how long do you have to wait before being seen? These are all non-price barriers to care, and there is substantial evidence that they are more important in deterring care than the fee the doctor charges, even for low-income patients.

For example, the average wait to see a new family doctor in this country is just under three weeks, according to a 2009 survey by medical consultancy Merritt Hawkins. But in Boston, Mass.—which enacted a law under Gov. Mitt Romney that established near-universal coverage—the wait is about two months.

When people cannot find a primary-care physician who will see them in a reasonable length of time, all too often they go to hospital emergency rooms. Yet a 2007 study of California in the Annals of Emergency Medicine showed that up to 20% of the patients who entered an emergency room left without ever seeing a doctor, because they got tired of waiting. Be prepared for that situation to get worse.

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