Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1431531 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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nobamaredux

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#883763 Apr 4, 2013
Aunt Mattie wrote:
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If North Korea follows through with this ever growing threat, I'm afraid it will be a challenge for the entire world.
Let's hope Obama acts like a real leader instead of the front man if that, God forbid, should happen.
It's hard to imagine even someone like Kim Sung Un being that insane. Problem is, no one knows.
Good luck with that hope. Just like "hope and change."

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lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#883764 Apr 4, 2013
nobamaredux wrote:
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Your suggestion is basically to beat up on North Korea because they are weak. The only differences between North Korea and Iran are that Iran is a much bigger threat, but we are much less likely to confront Iran because Iran would not be a pushover.
I'm sick of Korea extorting money; I don't really advocate war; but perhaps that little fatty needs a lesson on how we can demolish him in a minute. No ground troops needed.
Iran doesn't want to be obliterated either. It's all saber rattling.

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Since: May 11

Aspers, PA

#883765 Apr 4, 2013
TSM wrote:
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RealDave how many Bullets does it take to Kill a Person?
Finally, a right whiner that admits there is no need for people to own assault type rifles with large clips.

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nobamaredux

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#883766 Apr 4, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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How? Have him arrested for acting crazy?
Take custody of his firearms until his mental fitness could be confirmed. That's already done against those with protection from abuse orders.

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Realtime

Cape Canaveral, FL

#883767 Apr 4, 2013
nobamaredux wrote:
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Seoul is less than fifty miles from the border. North Korean ground troops could swarm across the border regardless of roads.
By the way, it is illegal under US law to target a foreign leader for assassination.
It's not illegal to target a building fool.

First the N Korean troops would have to get to the border and prepare to swarm in a period that would A. telegraph their plan and B. leave the troops exposed to, pixy dust maybe?

Give it up mutt!

Whatever happens, DaBammy will come out smelling like a fn rose.

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nobamaredux

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#883768 Apr 4, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>That's bullshyte.
The only thing that preempted the UCF shooter last month was his own room mate who saw the guns, locked himself in a bathroom and called 911. That led to the responding police being ready to rumble and the only shot the kid got off was the bullet he put through his own brain.
His wish was to kill hundreds and he could have with ease.
I'll halfway agree with you on Holmes only because he had made an attempt to reach out.
Spend all you want, you'll never protect society from the devious crazy.
Completely agree with your last sentence, but all the anti-gun legislation in the world will not protect you either.

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lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#883769 Apr 4, 2013
nobamaredux wrote:
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Really?
Attempting to purchase a weapon when you know that you have a disqualifying criminal conviction is not a crime?
Check again.
A person goes to purchase a gun, a background check is done, if the person fails, the dealer is not supposed to sell the gun, he tells the person, I don't know why you were denied, you can appeal if you want. Many people are victims of identity theft; they have the right to know why they were denied, mistakes happen.

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Since: Aug 11

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#883770 Apr 4, 2013
MENTAL ILLNESS LIBERLAS wrote:
<quoted text>YES, THESE MENTAL ILL LIBERLAS WANT TO GO AFTER law abiding citizen INSTEAD OF GOINGS AFTER OULAWS!THEY DO NOT GIVE A DAMN ABOUT LAW
ABIDING CITIZENS PROTECTING THEIR KIDS AND LOVE ONES!WHEN YOU OUTLAW GUNS
FOR THE LAW ADIDING CITZENS ONLY THE OUTLAWS WILL HAVE THEM!THESE LIBERALAS ARE EAT UP WITH THE DUMB ASS!!!!!!!!!!
Chicago is proof.

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nobamaredux

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#883771 Apr 4, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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I'm sick of Korea extorting money; I don't really advocate war; but perhaps that little fatty needs a lesson on how we can demolish him in a minute. No ground troops needed.
Iran doesn't want to be obliterated either. It's all saber rattling.
Sending money to either country is ridiculous.

Can't "demolish" North Korea short of nuclear weapons.

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Since: May 11

Aspers, PA

#883772 Apr 4, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Do you understand what a resource officer is? Apparently not.
Apparently, you have no clue that the NRA plan is.

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“equality for ALL means ALL”

Since: Jan 07

Fort Lauderdale FL

#883773 Apr 4, 2013
mdbuilder wrote:
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It was the 'The Shining City Upon A Hill' until liberalism took over. The erosion of social mores brought on by burgeoning governmental largess and the pacification of a largely foreign dependent class, overloaded the treasury, which in turn led to the usurpation of wealth and inevitable collapse. Excessive government killed Rome.
The "erosion of social mores" had nothing to do with "liberalism."

Is equality for women "liberalism" or just what's right? Do conservatives oppose equality for women? If you still think of it that way, there's something wrong with you.

Equality isn't liberalism. It's Americanism.

The "erosion of social mores" was never in short supply; it was just underground. Men beat their wives without consequence because they were considered property. The fact that women, upon reclaiming their rights, left those men was no the erosion of social mores. It was the symptom of a lack of morality of the men who beat them, which was always there.

The erosion of social mores now is the disposability of marriage and family. Most people do not enter marriage with a serious commitment. They always think they have an "out" if they want. My brother just left his wife after 6 years and 2 kids because "he wasn't happy." I find that to be immoral. He had a girlfriend before they were even officially divorced. I find that to be immoral. His kids will suffer as a result of this. They were 3 and 1 at the time. I find that immoral.

And that's not liberalism.

If anything, conservative areas have MORE divorce than other places. Look it up. The most divorce is in the bible belt.

So it might be a cheap and easy scapegoat for you to blame everything on liberalism, but you're fooling yourself.

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Since: May 11

Aspers, PA

#883774 Apr 4, 2013
nobamaredux wrote:
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Perhaps you leave loaded guns on your kitchen table, but rational people do not.
Silly argument.
You sad ZERO liability yet if you leave a loaded gun with easy access, you are liable.

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“equality for ALL means ALL”

Since: Jan 07

Fort Lauderdale FL

#883775 Apr 4, 2013
Aunt Mattie wrote:
North Korea is moving a medium-range missile to a site in the east of the country, a U.S. intelligence official said Thursday as tensions with the nuclear-armed state continued to escalate.
The official declined to say where the Musudan missile was headed, but the North has used a site near the Russian border on the coast for its missile tests in the past.
South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin told lawmakers Thursday that the missile had "considerable range" but not enough to hit the U.S. mainland, according to The Associated Press.
http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/04/04...
Hope the Associated Press is right.
Could this be the other shoe I've been anticipating to drop - the trigger finger of the growing global tensions that causes an unknown catalyst worldwide?
Gee, sure hope not.
I'm sure you'll find a way to blame that on Obama too, but also to not give him any credit if it gets worked out.
nobamaredux

United States

#883776 Apr 4, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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A person goes to purchase a gun, a background check is done, if the person fails, the dealer is not supposed to sell the gun, he tells the person, I don't know why you were denied, you can appeal if you want. Many people are victims of identity theft; they have the right to know why they were denied, mistakes happen.
Even worse if a person is not told why they failed a background check.

The fact remains that applying to purchase a firearm when you clearly know in advance that you are disqualified, such as being a convicted felon, is a crime in itself.

“equality for ALL means ALL”

Since: Jan 07

Fort Lauderdale FL

#883777 Apr 4, 2013
Doctor King wrote:
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Well, dear, let's start by saying your use of the term, "theoretically" is redundant so don't do that anymore. You could take it right out of the sentence and the sentence would make more sense. Secondly, who cares? The Holocaust was the Holocaust, the christians did nothing to stop it, it was them doing it, in fact. Pay attention to your christian neighbors, that's the message.
I have no idea what's happening in North Korea, not much I suspect, but it seems frightfully important to you. Why is that? Why do you always seem to need to be be worried about something? The very first second the North Koreans raise a WMD into a launch position, they will alllll disappear from the planet. Don't sweat it. Nobody'll miss 'em. Do you know any Koreans? They're the most unlikable people on earth. Let 'em go. Chill, bitch.
Gangnam style!

Since: Aug 11

Location hidden

#883778 Apr 4, 2013
Aunt Mattie wrote:
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Hitler was no more anywhere near the rightwing ideology as he was the leftwing ideology.
However, Obama most definitely wants control. Why is he growing government by leaps and bounds, usurping his authority by bypassing Congress on major policy decisions, making government and himself the CEO of corporations and demonizing the opposition in every other word he says?
Where have you been?
Myth: Hitler was a leftist.

Fact: Nearly all of Hitler's beliefs placed him on the far right.

http://www.huppi.com/kangaroo/L-hitler.htm

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“equality for ALL means ALL”

Since: Jan 07

Fort Lauderdale FL

#883779 Apr 4, 2013
Aunt Mattie wrote:
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Do you do any research at all?
This president has alienated republicans from day one. He has no interest in working WITH them, just wants them to do everything HE wants and then blames them if they don't.
Where have you been? You and Homer were obviously in the same place.
That and you are backwards.

The Republican priority was to make Obama a one-term President, more than fixing the country.

The Republican party went off the deep end as soon as Obama was elected. The refusal to cooperate, the "you lie," the disrespect was unbelievable.

Obama came to the table on EVERY proposal with Republican ideas built in. Instead of taking that on good faith, the Republicans took it and asked for more, moving farther to the right.

Let's not revise history. Obama did not come into office in the spirit of NOT cooperating; quite the opposite.

You really need to get a handle on reality. You're disgraceful.

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TSM

United States

#883780 Apr 4, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Finally, a right whiner that admits there is no need for people to own assault type rifles with large clips.
RealDave again you miss the Point, it wasn’t assault weapon verse pistol but here’s a reality check ‘How Many Liberals Does it Take to Screw in a Light bulb?”

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Since: May 11

Aspers, PA

#883781 Apr 4, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
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"real dumb"
You are a typical left wing loon. In your world the folks should not have the power to decide? A predictable response from a nut. All states prohibit sex between adults and children, that must be a real stumbling block for you.
Peace
KMA
Which is it this time?

Calling being a homosexual the same as being a pedophile?

Homosexual sex between consenting adults is legal. Adults should decide between each other.

Sex with kids is not legal. According to you it is perfectly OK if you can talk the kid into it. You're speaking from experience?

Allowing two people of the same sex to marry is NOT the same as being a pedophile.

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“equality for ALL means ALL”

Since: Jan 07

Fort Lauderdale FL

#883782 Apr 4, 2013
TSM wrote:
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Tony C the President had an option either to sign or not to Sign, he Choose to Sign IT, Yes its Obama’s Sequester!!
And what was the alternative, dippy-do?

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