Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1252218 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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Lily Boca Raton Fl

Boca Raton, FL

#883118 Apr 2, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>Nuculur is a police state Connecticunt Fascist..
And you're a fuggin retard

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No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#883119 Apr 2, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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And you're a fuggin retard
Act like a dummy lily, expect to be treated like a dummy, dummy...

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lily waxman raton fl

Pompano Beach, FL

#883120 Apr 2, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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And you're a fuggin retard
lily's motherly tongue makes a post-Happy Hour appearance.

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Lily Boca Raton Fl

Boca Raton, FL

#883121 Apr 2, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Assault type weapons? Hah, that's another diversion lily, any weapon can be tricked up to appear "military" the simple 410 Saiga shotgun manufactured in Russia and then tricked up by Mississippi Arms is still a 410 shotgun. Kinda like putting 22 inch rims on a Toyota Tercel.
Many (too many) who own small arsenals own them for the wrong reasons. I can see why some folks want protection due to their neighborhood be it thugs or large animals but the fkrs that are arming against a government that might take their arms are the ones that need Baker Acted. The yayhoo factor__the ones that drive 900 miles to hear Ted Nugent spew 2A venom at a gunshow and somehow don't realize that he's only doing it for a handsome appearance fee.
Well you know way more about guns than I do. I was thinking about the clips that can fire 30 rounds in a few minutes. The yahoo factor is huge

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“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#883122 Apr 2, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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Well you know way more about guns than I do. I was thinking about the clips that can fire 30 rounds in a few minutes. The yahoo factor is huge
Then get educated before asking for something to be banned. If clips could fire the rounds you wouldn't need the gun, dummy.

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“equality for ALL means ALL”

Since: Jan 07

Fort Lauderdale FL

#883123 Apr 2, 2013
ARGUING with IDIOTS wrote:
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Let's see how your logic looks when applied to this argument,
I would like to see background checks at every same-sex marriage.
I would like a ban on same-sex marriage.
I would like a ban limiting same-sex marriage to 10% acceptance rate.
You're pretty stupid.

Try again. But try to make sense this time.

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“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#883124 Apr 2, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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there is no right to carry any weapon at any time. never has been.
Like most rights, the right secured by the Second Amendment is not unlimited. From Blackstone through the 19th-century cases, commentators and courts routinely explained that the right was not a right to keep and carry any weapon whatsoever in any manner whatsoever and for whatever purpose.
For example, the majority of the 19th-century courts to consider the question held that prohibitions on carrying concealed weapons were lawful under the Second Amendment or state analogues.
Although we do not undertake an exhaustive historical analysis today of the full scope of the Second Amendment , nothing in our opinion should be taken to cast doubt on longstanding prohibitions on the possession of firearms by felons and the mentally ill, or laws forbidding the carrying of firearms in sensitive places such as schools and government buildings, or laws imposing conditions and qualifications on the commercial sale of arms.
http://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/07-290....
"Arms" is a generic term. The founding fathers used that term on purpose.

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“equality for ALL means ALL”

Since: Jan 07

Fort Lauderdale FL

#883125 Apr 2, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
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"Tony C"
You make a lot assumptions. Is that why you are such anass?
What gay folks do in the privacy of their bedrooms is none of my business and I could care less. That being said I am not for gay marriage, it is my right to disagree with gay marriage.
Interracial marriage bothers me not a wit. I know several interracial married couples good folks, have been to their homes and they to mine.
Why should I be subject to the whims of folks who would like to take away or restrict my right to own a firearm? Or to sell a firearm? Or to assemble with others of the same ilk.
Why should my right to not purchase a product, health care, that I may not want?
You should start thinking like a real American and understand that all do not agree with your stands. Do you realize that you live in an America where folks are permitted to have views that disagree with yours?
Peace
KMA
Re: firearms: you're really bad at this. No gay marriage was ever used to kill people.

You should not have a right to not purchase healthcare because if you don't purchase healthcare, then we all have to pay for you.(That's a completely conservative idea, btw.)

You can have all the bigoted opinions you want. Racists are still free to live in America, too.

But our laws don't reflect or respect the views of racists. Nor should they reflect the views of anti-gays.

Your opinion can't affect my marriage - unless America is full of crap and is only the land of the free for you.

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“equality for ALL means ALL”

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Fort Lauderdale FL

#883126 Apr 2, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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Agree, do you have a gun?
Nope. And I doubt I ever will.

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“Often imitated”

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never duplicated

#883127 Apr 2, 2013
Tony C wrote:
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You should not have a right to not purchase healthcare because if you don't purchase healthcare, then we all have to pay for you.(That's a completely conservative idea, btw.)
You're confusing health insurance with healthcare.

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No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#883128 Apr 2, 2013
Tony C wrote:
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Re: firearms: you're really bad at this. No gay marriage was ever used to kill people.
You should not have a right to not purchase healthcare because if you don't purchase healthcare, then we all have to pay for you.(That's a completely conservative idea, btw.)
You can have all the bigoted opinions you want. Racists are still free to live in America, too.
But our laws don't reflect or respect the views of racists. Nor should they reflect the views of anti-gays.
Your opinion can't affect my marriage - unless America is full of crap and is only the land of the free for you.
Just because Ed does not like (homosexuals) steak, does not makes him a (bigot or racist) vegetarian... moron..

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Leadville Lou

Denver, CO

#883130 Apr 2, 2013
UN condemns US drone attacks in Pakistan - TOPNews Azerbaijan
The United Nations condemned US drone attacks in Pakistan, saying the strikes are not authorized by Pakistan and therefore violate international law, a UN official ...
www.topnews.az/en/news/45580/UN-condemns-US-d... ... more
Leadville Lou

Denver, CO

#883131 Apr 2, 2013
Taxpayer wrote:
In 1989 the budget for the federal Department of Education was $22.8 billion. By 2008 it was $68.6 billion. Even adjusting for inflation, federal education spending almost doubled. So more federal money was flowing from Washington into education; much more, of course, was spent by local governments, the traditional funders of schools. If the money had been used well, we might have expected federal spending to actually go down. Public schools need to go. They are a waste of tax money. Let the privet school do what they do best.
Abolish the Dept. Of Education and kids will benefit immediately. What a waste of money.
Leadville Lou

Denver, CO

#883132 Apr 2, 2013
Tony C wrote:
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It shouldn't be too hard to get Wayne LaPierre declared insane.
Go for it, keep us posted on your progress.
World Champion

Brooklyn, NY

#883133 Apr 2, 2013
Baronk Dohbama is a man of poo words.

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“There is no such thing”

Since: May 08

as a reasonable person

#883134 Apr 2, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Now the criminal?
Are all you people just nuts?
The psychopath that we have in office now is just as much if not more so of a criminal as Bush.

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“There is no such thing”

Since: May 08

as a reasonable person

#883135 Apr 2, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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There are federal benefits to being married.
I love how you people are want government not to permit gay marriage & then you post the government should have nothing to do with it.
Why are there Tax benefits to being married? Why do we need to pay them off and ask their permission to marry? Licenses and permits on social behaviors is nothing less than extortion.

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“Weak People Blame Others”

Since: Jul 08

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#883136 Apr 2, 2013
Lil Ticked wrote:
<quoted text>The psychopath that we have in office now is just as much if not more so of a criminal as Bush.
Wow, name calling. So helpful. Thanks

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“Gloria Ad Caput Venire”

Since: Jan 08

Estefenu NY

#883137 Apr 2, 2013
Leadville Lou wrote:
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Abolish the Dept. Of Education and kids will benefit immediately. What a waste of money.
Yepper, they certainly will. Too much dead wood there.

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“There is no such thing”

Since: May 08

as a reasonable person

#883138 Apr 2, 2013
Buy American or Drop Dead wrote:
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Wow, name calling. So helpful. Thanks
Not name calling when it is a fact.
Obama has authorized 193 drone strikes in Pakistan four times the amount authorized by George W. Bush. According to Global Research, over the past 4 years Obama has authorized attacks in Pakistan which have killed more than 800 innocent civilians and just 22 Al-Qaeda officers.

That constitutes at least 36 civilians per target.

How many of those are children? A new study puts it in perspective.

List of children killed by drone strikes in Pakistan and Yemen

Compiled from The Bureau of Investigative Journalism reports

http://www.policymic.com/articles/24164/a-lis...

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