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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Most Americans remember the Bush years as a period of expanding government, ruinous war, and economic collapse. They voted for Obama the first time as a repudiation of those developments. Many did so a second time because most Republicans continue to pretend that they never happened.
http://www.theamericanconservative.com/an-inc...
And if I may add, Mitt promised to do the EXACT same policy as Bush had done.
Lower taxes on the Rich to create jobs. How'd that work out for America?
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Lincoln wrote:
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O'Reilly distracts teabaggers and helps the Democrats without understanding why
This is why O'Reilly and other oppositional voices are an absolute necessity...

Chris Matthews started out one of his segments the other night with "the racist Tea Party".

Can't be anymore biased than that.

But you'd be happy if this was all anyone ever heard?

It's how Hitler convinced a lot of Germans Jews were pigs. That's all they ever heard. There were no oppositional voices.
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President Obama's so cool:

During a speech on Thursday in Jerusalem, President Barack Obama handled a heckler by saying that actually the incident had been planned in advance by his team so that he could feel at home.

The president was speaking to an audience of university students when a heckler began to shout from somewhere in the room. Talking Points Memo reported that the heckler was demanding the release of former U.S. Navy Intelligence officer Jonathan Pollard, current jailed for leaking military secrets to the Israeli government.

Obama brushed aside the interruption, saying,“You know, I have to say, we actually arranged for that, because it made me feel at home.”

He added,“You know, I wouldn’t feel comfortable if I didn’t have at least one heckler

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RealDave wrote:
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So, you admit Ryan's plan will cost seniors more.
That was my point.
Not everyone can put more into their retirement accounts.
You know I find it amazing that an Asian family can come over here and without knowing a soul start a business and be relative well off in just a few years. But some people born here can't pay for their retirement and old age health care after living for 50 years on their own. Assuming they leave home at 18.

I can think of at least 5 families that have done it right here by my house.
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carol wrote:
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Actually, you would have loved O'Reilly the other night.
He disagrees with the Iraq War and said we could have taken Saddam out without having lost so much blood and treasure.
He also said we should never be involved in any country going forward unless they pose a direct threat to our own security.
Sounded a lot like you.
Even a blind squirreilly finds a nut from time to time.

Did you find yourself to be condescending towards him when he made these comments?
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lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Because they have a birthright; and the Israelis refuse the right of return.
Those Palestinians who lived within the boundaries of Israel in 1948 left on their own because they were convinced they could get back the whole pie by force. They forfeited any "right."
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leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>That's disgusting...Giffords has recovered to an almost miraculous degree from a traumatic brain injury to which the NRA served as an accomplice...your asinine statements show that you have neither a brain, a heart, or a pair.(Did Dumbya worry about the "dog and pony" aspects when he wouldn't allow even photographs of flag-draped coffins? Is Tammy Duckworth part of that political entertainment for profit?)
That's what her opponent; deadbeat dad Joe Walsh said. See where that got him.
Gabby Giffords looks great; she and her husband are a phenomenal couple. I love them.
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'squirreilly' I like it. Consider that some new material.
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lily boca raton fl wrote:
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No, what is it about?
Professional antique hunting, of a sort.
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John Galt wrote:
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American Idol was a generic example intended to include all similar shows, without singling out any one piece of trash as any more offensive than the others.
Yeah sure, still on Fox
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carol wrote:
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Actually, you would have loved O'Reilly the other night.
He disagrees with the Iraq War and said we could have taken Saddam out without having lost so much blood and treasure.
He also said we should never be involved in any country going forward unless they pose a direct threat to our own security.
Sounded a lot like you.
Did you know loofahs come from Iraq?
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John Galt wrote:
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Galt watched Honey Boo Boo one time, never again.
Most impressive character was Uncle Poodle, a/k/a Patrick/Lincoln.
That's waaay too much information, you sound like a fan.
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For those of you who still believe Saddam kept Iran in check...if Saddam had been left alone to develop his own nuclear program, both Iraq AND Iran would have these weapons.

Try and picture that scenario for just a minute.
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How stupid is Paul Ryan?
Paul Ryan wants to keep Obama's savings from Medicare & use them to "save" Medicare.
A good deal of Obama's Medicare savings stem from cuts to some providers such as hospitals.
Hospitals said that was OK because Obama was sending them 30 million new paying customers.
Dumbass Ryan just ended that aspect - no 30 million new paying customers..
Paul Ryan is a f*cking moron. Keep him talking & Republicans will keep losing.
Ryan was the reason Romney lost. & he will be the reasons many more Republicans will lose in 2014.
He sounds very stupid, I cannot argue with you. Galt?
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leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>That's disgusting...Giffords has recovered to an almost miraculous degree from a traumatic brain injury to which the NRA served as an accomplice...your asinine statements show that you have neither a brain, a heart, or a pair.(Did Dumbya worry about the "dog and pony" aspects when he wouldn't allow even photographs of flag-draped coffins? Is Tammy Duckworth part of that political entertainment for profit?)
Because she can stand in front of a camera and repeat a short sentence of three-letter words in robotic fashion?

Galt has great sympathy for Giffords, but she appears to be a vegetable.

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Beyonce made $40 Million in 2012. LOL

What'd you make off Social Security?? BWAHAHAHAHA

She's #32 on Forbes 'Power Women' list!! DUH

More proof that you are an old relic, completely out of touch with America.

Tina Turner?? She's 73 and she gave up her US citizenship to become a Swiss citizen.

At least you could compare Beyonce to an American, dipshit.

But it figures you only know about female singers over 70 who were beaten by their husband!!

HAHAHAHAHAHA
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Unlike Beyonce, Tina Turner has talent and can sing live.

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John Galt wrote:
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Not true either, because tax increases change economic behavior and do not result in the expected revenue increases.
Increased revenues lower the deficit.

Cutting spending can influence the economy also by sending thousands of government workers to the unemployment lines & food stamp roles & reduce spending in the local community.

So cut s[ending here, add expenses there. So are you advocating not spending cuts?
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John Galt wrote:
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Those Palestinians who lived within the boundaries of Israel in 1948 left on their own because they were convinced they could get back the whole pie by force. They forfeited any "right."
They didn't forfeit a thing. It would be the same if we kicked the Indians out and didn't let them return.
Nothing will ever be settled without a Palestinian State and the right of return.

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So you think there is some mandate that says all new revenues must be spent on additional crap?
My God, get a f*cking brain.
The deficit is the difference between money spent & revenues generated. To reduce the deficit, spending cuts and/or revenue increases lower that deficit.
And really, you don't think that the billions because of Sandy would not have been spent without that extra revenue?
No birdbrain I didn't say that. Learn to comprehend what you read. I didn't say it must be spent but it will be spent because they can't help themselves. Just like when a person gets a raise. Do they put that extra money in the bank to grow wealth and improve their lot in life? No, most likely, they blow it on something. You can decide what.
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flack wrote:
<quoted text> You know I find it amazing that an Asian family can come over here and without knowing a soul start a business and be relative well off in just a few years. But some people born here can't pay for their retirement and old age health care after living for 50 years on their own. Assuming they leave home at 18.
I can think of at least 5 families that have done it right here by my house.
So you are surrounded by white trailer trash, same here Flack.

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