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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UndeadReagan

Akron, OH

#869359 Mar 6, 2013
I freakin love Obama he is the man. I mean the dude inherited a messed up economy that G.Bush messed up and he's managing it better than any republican could ever do. Republicans aren't interested in even running the government all they wanna do is try and stonewall Obama and make up lies. What i love now is that minority's have an even stronger political voice that can even offset the white vote. Republicans will now have to start to think about changing their ideology if they want to get the minority vote. Go team OBAMA!
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#869361 Mar 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
House Speaker John Boehner responds to the Obama administration's decision to cancel White House tours in order to comply with sequester-mandated spending cuts:
The President is trying to make it tough on members of Congress. It's just sick. I want to know who is being laid off at the White House.
So there you have it: The official position of House Republicans is that it would be better to lay off more workers than to cancel White House tours, because canceling White House tours makes it "tough" on members of Congress. Don't you feel sorry for them? I mean, it must be awful for them to have to call up campaign contributors who requested White House tour tickets and tell them that the tours have been cancelled because of the sequester—the sequester that they created.
If only there were something House Republicans could have done to avoided this great tragedy. You know, something like being willing to replace the sequester with something more reasonable. But they couldn't bring themselves to do that, and now we're stuck with the sequester ... and now that we're stuck with the sequester, the only thing they seem to be upset about is the one thing that impacts them on a personal level. As far as they're concerned, the hundreds of thousands of Americans that their fiscal policies are putting out of work can go take a hike.
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/03/06/1192...
News of Hugo Chavez's death draw impassioned reactions as deranged liberals and Jimmy Carter Heil and Eulogize Chavez's National Socialist dictatorship legacy.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#869362 Mar 6, 2013
flack wrote:
<quoted text> You're such a dumbass! No wonder you sheeple don't have a clue! I read the brief on Monday. What they decided to do was go before a jury to find him not guilty instead of a single judge deciding the case under 'Stand Your Ground'. They wanted the jury trial of 12 so that dumbasses like you couldn't say the judge was paid off and inciting riots when found not guilty.
i guarantee the judge is happy that burden has been taken off his shoulders.
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#869363 Mar 6, 2013
This thread seems quite mild with less DemoCreep sockpuppets when NutCracker Option is not here.

There are only a limited number of dumb liberal/socialist creep posts.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#869364 Mar 6, 2013
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
Unfortunately much as what occurred in Venezuela over the last 15 years, the takers in our society have begun to outnumber the makers. The losers in Venezuela took to the streets to mourn their dictator, who plundered their economy for personal wealth, because he handed out free bread to them. Just like the losers of our country elected a president based on the freebies that he promised.
A good leader will appeal to the citizens' better nature while a bad leader will appeal to their base. The Boy Messiah is the latter, appealing to their greed, pitting them against the creators of wealth and prosperity. Wholesale purchase of base citizenry can have no good ending for this country. For the power-hungry Jerk-In-Chief, yes, but not for the country.
carol

Orlando, FL

#869365 Mar 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
House Speaker John Boehner responds to the Obama administration's decision to cancel White House tours in order to comply with sequester-mandated spending cuts:
The President is trying to make it tough on members of Congress. It's just sick. I want to know who is being laid off at the White House.
So there you have it: The official position of House Republicans is that it would be better to lay off more workers than to cancel White House tours, because canceling White House tours makes it "tough" on members of Congress. Don't you feel sorry for them? I mean, it must be awful for them to have to call up campaign contributors who requested White House tour tickets and tell them that the tours have been cancelled because of the sequester—the sequester that they created.
If only there were something House Republicans could have done to avoided this great tragedy. You know, something like being willing to replace the sequester with something more reasonable. But they couldn't bring themselves to do that, and now we're stuck with the sequester ... and now that we're stuck with the sequester, the only thing they seem to be upset about is the one thing that impacts them on a personal level. As far as they're concerned, the hundreds of thousands of Americans that their fiscal policies are putting out of work can go take a hike.
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/03/06/1192...
What he meant was no is being laid off in the White House who does these tours because it's done by volunteers.

It's another strategy in this "game" this president is playing to make Republicans look bad instead of trying to win for America.

If you think about it, it really is pretty sick.
carol

Orlando, FL

#869366 Mar 6, 2013
UndeadReagan wrote:
I freakin love Obama he is the man. I mean the dude inherited a messed up economy that G.Bush messed up and he's managing it better than any republican could ever do. Republicans aren't interested in even running the government all they wanna do is try and stonewall Obama and make up lies. What i love now is that minority's have an even stronger political voice that can even offset the white vote. Republicans will now have to start to think about changing their ideology if they want to get the minority vote. Go team OBAMA!
You would have liked Chavez too though. Am I right?

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#869367 Mar 6, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Still slinging racial slurs.
Still slinging mud from between your cheeks.

“God bless you, Mr. President”

Since: Jul 08

Peaceful, prosperous second

#869368 Mar 6, 2013
THE POPE wrote:
<quoted text>
POPE JUS' LOVE IT WHEN YOU SPEAKA ITALIANO.(THIS IS LIKE DEJA VU ALL OVER AGAIN.) ANYWAYS, I GOTTA THE BREADSTICK OF CHRIST RIGHT HERE, YOU WANT A L'IL NIBBLE?
Do you have a nice House red to go with that? I really like the cheap stuff when vino's concerned.
THE POPE

Atlanta, GA

#869369 Mar 6, 2013
Francisco dAnconia wrote:
<quoted text>
This from an administration that has already looked into a trillion dollar coin on a LOOPHOLE and is now looking at funding medicare on an obscure loophole...yes, its what the law allows that matters not what they say they want it for...
UH-HUH. YEAH, HEY, CRACKER, I WASSA JUS' TALKIN' TO GOD LIKE I DO AN' HE SAID TO TELL YOU TO GO FUCK YOURSELF. HA HA HA, YEAH, DAT GOD IS A REAL KIDDER SOMETIMES, ANYWAYS, MEDICARE WORKS JUST FINE, BETTER THAN ANY PRIVATE INSURANCE COMPANY AND SIMPLY NEEDS FUNDING TO KEEP PACE WITH INFLATION AND AN AGING POPULATION. ITSA NOT BRAIN SURGERY. SOCIAL SECURITY ISSA JUS'' FINE AN' SIMPLY NEEDS ADDITIONAL REVENUES TO PAY FOR INFLATIONARY PRESSURES AND THE EFFECTS OF AN AGING POPULATION. RAISE SOME TAXES ON INSURANCE COMPANIES AN' YOU BE FINE. THEY NOT GOIN' ANYWHERE... NOT YET ANYWAY. THAT HUGO CHAVEZ HE HADDA THE RIGHT IDEA: IF YOU NOT A MAN OF THE PEOPLE THEN YOU ARE CONVERTED INTO FOOD FOR THE PEOPLE. ITSA LIKE GOD AN' I ALWAYS SAYIN', THE PEOPLE DON' WORK FOR THE INSURANCE COMPANIES, WHY DO THEY TOLERATE THE INSURANCE COMPANIES TREATIN' THEM LIKKA THEY DID? MORE EGGPLANT?
AMERICA, THE WORLD, ITSA A PLACE NOT A BUSINESS. GET WITH THE PROGRAM.
Homer 2016

Bethlehem, PA

#869370 Mar 6, 2013
Eman wrote:
<quoted text>
That doesn't seem like her M.O. but I guess you never can tell.
Agree, disagree.

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#869371 Mar 6, 2013
John Galt wrote:
Sen. Rand Paul has taken to the floor of the U.S. Senate and is vowing to stay there “at length” in order to filibuster John O. Brennan, President Obama’s nominee to be the next CIA director.
The freshman Kentucky Republican has said he will hold up the nomination until he gets more information about the U.S. drone execution program, which has become a major sore point for many lawmakers on Capitol Hill.
“I will speak today until the president responds and says,‘No, we won’t kill Americans in cafes. No, we won’t kill you at home at night,’” Mr. Paul said.
Just hours earlier, Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. testified to a Senate committee that he believed it would be illegal for the government to kill an American who did not pose an imminent threat to security.
But he could not rule out the use of drones on American soil altogether, saying only that he doubted it would happen because it’s easier to capture people here.
The U.S. extrajudicial execution program has come under increasing scrutiny this year after some of the administration’s legal justification for the executions — most often carried out by drone strikes on targets overseas — leaked to the press.
Members of both parties on Capitol Hill have raised concerns about the program, which started under President George W. Bush and which Mr. Obama has greatly expanded.
Mr. Holder told the Senate Judiciary Committee that Mr. Obama will deliver a speech in the near future laying out the issues at stake and asking for a public debate on the underlying principles.
Mr. Holder also said, though, that he is not sure Congress could ban the president from using drones to kill Americans on U.S. soil, saying that would likely run afoul of the Constitution’s grant of powers to the president in Article II.
We've sent helicopters with missiles to blow up carloads of terrorists or a house with drug lords, for decades.

But because we do it now by remote control, you fricken right whiners are having a it.

Rand Paul is a fraud and an idiot.

Since: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#869372 Mar 6, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
Republican....
The release of a Justice Department white paper outlining the administration’s legal case for the targeted killing of American citizens who are in cahoots with al-Qaeda has raised protest from the left, which has leeway to criticize the president now that he has been safely reelected, and unfortunately from some on the right, who find it convenient to locate their inner civil-liberty scolds when the White House is occupied by a Democrat. But there is in fact little novel in the white paper or the principles on which it relies. Due process is not generally required in battlefield situations, and an American citizen engaged in hostilities against the United States, on foreign soil and in concert with a terrorist force, is surely not entitled to counsel and a hearing before being dispatched. If he were, it would paralyze our ability to fight war.
http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/340148...
more?
"sonic"
Your response is pure BS and so is your source. Unfortunately in your mind we still have due process. In your mind it is okay for an individual to claim someone is a subversive and off him. You to would be screaming out loud if a republican offered this option, rightfully so.
Peace
KMA
Mama Welfare

Pompano Beach, FL

#869373 Mar 6, 2013
UndeadReagan wrote:
I freakin love Obama he is the man. I mean the dude inherited a messed up economy that G.Bush messed up and he's managing it better than any republican could ever do. Republicans aren't interested in even running the government all they wanna do is try and stonewall Obama and make up lies. What i love now is that minority's have an even stronger political voice that can even offset the white vote. Republicans will now have to start to think about changing their ideology if they want to get the minority vote. Go team OBAMA!
There will be no future USA; the dregs of society, such as you, continue to reproduce at a faster rate.

“God bless you, Mr. President”

Since: Jul 08

Peaceful, prosperous second

#869374 Mar 6, 2013
dem wrote:
hehe
So who was the leftist hillbilly that melted down?
hehe
"leftist hillbilly"??? I think that goes beyond oxymoron all the way to impossibility.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#869375 Mar 6, 2013
flack wrote:
<quoted text> Do you ever realize that they are from out west and they are 3 hours behind us? Jeez! Libtards are SO stupid!!!
liberals don't let time zones (or facts) get in the way of their criticism. LOL
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#869376 Mar 6, 2013
Where'd all the nasty Democrats go?
carol

Orlando, FL

#869377 Mar 6, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>The original Carol Orlando is married to a guy who flies radio controlled aircraft nearly every weekend and belongs to one of the region's and by proxy the nation's top RCA clubs. The original Carol Orlando would be treading on thin ice with hubby for posting this sort of bullshit.
Whatever happened to the original Carol? www.rcacf.com
As usual, I have no idea what you're talking or what your point is.

But I'll ask again anyway.

You would be okay if a Republican president had the authority to drop drones on "terrorists" on our own soil?

Try and focus on the question. Tay?
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#869379 Mar 6, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>Do you have a nice House red to go with that? I really like the cheap stuff when vino's concerned.
Oh - here's "an" one.
Mama Welfare

Pompano Beach, FL

#869380 Mar 6, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>Do you have a nice House red to go with that? I really like the cheap stuff when vino's concerned.
You be talkin to the lily

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