Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1431743 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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“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#881332 Mar 28, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
You watch a documentary and take it at face value. RFK wasn't in shock after his brother had been murdered in Dallas, LBJ' home state. It was well known that JFK and LBJ had a poor relationship, LBJ being picked to get the southern vote.
Your silliness is amusing, but dumb. Ever read a good book on the subject?? Or is that too difficult for a dummy like you??
So let's talk about the skeltons in Bush's closet.
Start with explaining why the Bin Ladens were able to fly out of the USA after 9-11, at a time when all civilian air flights had been cancelled??
You're good at making accusations, piss poor at defending your heroes flaws.
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The last and only book you've ever read was *101 Ways To Make An Azz Of Yourself*.

Now, you give us chapter and verse from that book daily.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#881333 Mar 28, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
Carol is one of those who claim everything on the internet is true.
She knows this because she read on the internet.
She also believes everything on TV or utube is true!!
Our pretend teacher is a riot!!
You have shot the Messenger for the Message so often now that you're treated as a mass murderer of the Truth.

Don't like the message of truth? Then go listen to The Boy Messiah.
He's more your style.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#881334 Mar 28, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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well let's see if you're in touch with reality or not.
has the economy improved under Obama?
well let's see if you're in touch with reality or not.
has Obama done anything to improve the economy?
carol

Orlando, FL

#881336 Mar 28, 2013
MSN - A lot has changed about food stamps during the past few years. For one, the program is currently called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and it has made buying groceries much easier by providing debit-style cards.

But another aspect has changed even more dramatically: The number of Americans tapping into the social-welfare program is soaring.

Enrollment in SNAP has surged 70% since 2008, reaching a record 47.8 million Americans in December.

Even more shocking, that means 15% of the country receives the benefits, nearly double the rate as in 1975, when the U.S. suffered from soaring inflation, a recession and an oil crisis.

http://money.msn.com/now/post.aspx...

What we should really be saying is, "Oh SNAP! Did MSN just report that??"

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#881337 Mar 28, 2013
carol wrote:
"Growth" is a filthy dirty word, people! Strike it from your vocabularies or I'll do it for you.
Since you've never grown up, I might understand how the concept of growth would be something foreign to you. But you really should try it sometime. You might like it.
Big Bubba

Huntington Beach, CA

#881338 Mar 28, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
Rand Paul Endorses Mitch McConnell, Deals Blow To Potential Tea Party Challenge
"Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) endorsed the reelection campaign of fellow Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Wednesday, the Senate minority leader's campaign manager told the Daily Caller, in the latest sign of a crystallizing partnership between the two Republicans.
During his 2010 Senate campaign, Paul latched on to the tea party movement, repeatedly taking aim at McConnell and the Republican establishment. McConnell had initially supported Paul's primary opponent, former Kentucky Secretary of State Trey Grayson. While the Senate minority leader supported Paul after he won the contest, the son of former Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) maintained that he'd be a persistent thorn in McConnell's side.
But Paul's endorsement shows that the freshman senator's political calculations have changed since coming to Washington. With Kentucky tea party leaders champing at the bit to take advantage of polling that has shown McConnell particularly vulnerable to a challenge this election cycle, Paul has decided to abandon the forces that helped propel him to victory."
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Rand Paul used the Teabaggers to get elected. Now he's becoming part of the establishment.
Teabaggers are such fools!!
Yawn. While on the subject of tea bagging. Your grandmama handles a good tea bag givin ol bubba a toothless Blumpkin. Plop plop, sguirt
carol

Orlando, FL

#881339 Mar 28, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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You have shot the Messenger for the Message so often now that you're treated as a mass murderer of the Truth.
Don't like the message of truth? Then go listen to The Boy Messiah.
He's more your style.
How true. If we lived in the Wild West, there wouldn't be any messengers because no one would want that job anymore.

Since: Sep 10

Location hidden

#881340 Mar 28, 2013
Eman wrote:
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"Taxes paid in" get it?
We're living longet,, dummy.
Your original statement was:

"you mean those things most of us paid in advance for? "

I pointed out you haven't paid even a tiny portion of it, you get upset and revert to your base ignorance.

Some things never change.

BTW, you have it backwards.(No surprise!)

It's medical technology that drives up the costs.

Without such technology, we wouldn't be living any longer. Without modern diabetes drugs, folks like Carol would have been dead a decade ago.
carol

Orlando, FL

#881341 Mar 28, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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Put a gun to your ear and fire.
That should clean it out.
=D

Since: Sep 10

Location hidden

#881342 Mar 28, 2013
And you're one of hubby's paychecks away from applying for SNAP.
carol wrote:
MSN - A lot has changed about food stamps during the past few years. For one, the program is currently called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and it has made buying groceries much easier by providing debit-style cards.
But another aspect has changed even more dramatically: The number of Americans tapping into the social-welfare program is soaring.
Enrollment in SNAP has surged 70% since 2008, reaching a record 47.8 million Americans in December.
Even more shocking, that means 15% of the country receives the benefits, nearly double the rate as in 1975, when the U.S. suffered from soaring inflation, a recession and an oil crisis.
http://money.msn.com/now/post.aspx...
What we should really be saying is, "Oh SNAP! Did MSN just report that??"
carol

Orlando, FL

#881343 Mar 28, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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It's called "Pumping Up The Bubble".
Isn't it a pretty bubble?
Afraid the "pop" is going to be deafening.
carol

Orlando, FL

#881344 Mar 28, 2013
So how about this instead:

1. The money supply is adequate the way it is. We need to buy about a trillion and half dollars of our foreign debt and then that'll be the end of it. No more chinee landlords allowed.

2. Families are limited to 1 child per mother. No exceptions. We will use another 3 trillion dollars to cushion the blow as the older generations sicken and die.

3. The energy, insurance, and healthcare industries will be nationalized. No exceptions.

4. Anyone found to be shifting jobs or hiding money overseas will be imprisoned or killed in the case or repeat offenders. All economies will be local.

5. The Stock Market will be dissolved. But brokers will still be able to graze cattle at Trinity Church which will be open to tours.

That's pretty much it... for now. Ridiculous, you say? No more ridiculous than calling for more "growth" when the earth is already swimming in humans and their filthy litany of fears.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#881346 Mar 28, 2013
carol wrote:
MSN - A lot has changed about food stamps during the past few years. For one, the program is currently called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and it has made buying groceries much easier by providing debit-style cards.
But another aspect has changed even more dramatically: The number of Americans tapping into the social-welfare program is soaring.
Enrollment in SNAP has surged 70% since 2008, reaching a record 47.8 million Americans in December.
Even more shocking, that means 15% of the country receives the benefits, nearly double the rate as in 1975, when the U.S. suffered from soaring inflation, a recession and an oil crisis.
http://money.msn.com/now/post.aspx...
What we should really be saying is, "Oh SNAP! Did MSN just report that??"
This 4-Part series makes one weep for future generations. We are Cyprus, Greece, Spain, Portugal, Italy and Ireland all rolled into one big Barrak Obama Socialist Republic. Sick.

Unfit For Work: The startling rise of disability in America: http://apps.npr.org/unfit-for-work/
TSM

United States

#881347 Mar 28, 2013
We know that Keynesian Economics doesn’t work whether it’s FF or SM!! FF pumping money into bad Loans or our Federal Government pumping Federal Dollars into SM to keep Rates Low will result into another Financial Crisis!!
I can see when the SM explodes Schumer blaming Republicans for being in bed WS while ignoring the Fact that WS has become Wealthier under Obama than any previous President!!
carol

Orlando, FL

#881348 Mar 28, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
Carol only saw the documentary because it pre-empted her fav "Pawn Stars"
Another purely honest show from History Channnel, which has become the sewer of TV. Carol loves 'em all,'Pickers' is one of her most loved!!
HAHAHAHA
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Does your bias have no limits? The History Channel is now part of your imagined rightwing Fox-type conspiracy?

The footage and never before seen clips of everything that went on behind the scenes was actually pretty amazing.

Did you know there was almost a fist fight between the Secret Service and the Texas police trying to get Kennedy's casket out of the hospital and onto Air Force One because of a law in Texas that said autoposies had to be performed in that state for forensic reasons?

Jacqueline, unfortunately, had to witness the whole thing. The Secret Service finally bulldozed through the police with the casket and with Jacqueline running beside it.

Guns were even drawn at one point. I had no idea any of that happened. Did you?

But the History Channel usually does a good job reporting actual events as they happened.

Since: Sep 10

Location hidden

#881350 Mar 28, 2013
We were wondering what happened to Nobraina.

Here he is!!

Seems Galt must have gotten himself banned again.

So out come the sockpuppets~~
Big Bubba wrote:
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Yawn. While on the subject of tea bagging. Your grandmama handles a good tea bag givin ol bubba a toothless Blumpkin. Plop plop, sguirt
carol

Orlando, FL

#881351 Mar 28, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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Since you've never grown up, I might understand how the concept of growth would be something foreign to you. But you really should try it sometime. You might like it.
Uh-huh, look at all it's done for you. Say, um, Pops, I hear there's a big sale on Depends down at the Walmart...
carol

Orlando, FL

#881352 Mar 28, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Tomorrow completes the first quarter of 2013 and it appears that the stock market will turn in it's best quarterly performance since 1998. The auto industry has regained it' s health, particularly the Detroit 3 and the housing market is beginning to show signs of a comeback.
The housing industry has been the missing ingredient in the recovery of jobs lagging other industries at about 16% unemployment nationally, much higher than that in certain areas.
So does that mean you see something wrong with the Feds pumping up the economy?

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#881353 Mar 28, 2013
Nuculur option wrote:
And you're one of hubby's paychecks away from applying for SNAP.
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...and you are one neuron away from decaying into a brain stem.

If you can't tell the truth then stop telling.

Do some brain exercises. Read a Travel Brochure or a supermarket receipt.
carol

Orlando, FL

#881354 Mar 28, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Cyprus is sitting on a natural gas gold mine
http://money.cnn.com/2013/03/21/news/economy/...
Yes, they are.

Just like us. And we also have more oil than the Middle Eastern countries combined. But Obama prefers not to disturb it.

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