Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1236955 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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Realtime

Deltona, FL

#888237 Apr 15, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
New Pew Research Study:
63% of Americans have a favorable opinion of their local government.
57% have a favorable view of their state government.
Only 28% have a favorable opinion of the federal government.
71% of Republicans and independents who live in Republican-led states have a favorable opinion of their state government.
64% of Democrats and Democratic leaners in Democratic-led states have a positive view of their state governments.
Democrats living in Republican-led states have a 50% favorable opinion and 46% have an unfavorable opinion of their state government.
(In other words, more Democrats living in a Republican-led state have a more favorable opinion of their state government than Democrats in the same state who don't. Revealing.)
Democrats' opinion of government has fallen 20 percentage points since July 2009, six months after President Barack Obama took office. The Republicans' favorable opinion is down 11 percentage points.
http://news.msn.com/us/poll-governments-popul...
It's not new and it was a tiny poll.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#888238 Apr 15, 2013
The American way has again been fundamentally changed. Sporting events will never be the same.
RUSH10ME

Mechanicsville, VA

#888239 Apr 15, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
<quoted text>
Now that I'm registered, looks like your purpose for being here is over.
Unless you finally have an opinion about something and post under your own name.
Good for you Miss Carol the nightmare is over .

Since: Nov 11

United States

#888240 Apr 15, 2013
Explosion at Boston's marathon!

Liberals already blaming Tea Party, rushing to provide free health care to Muslims.
American Lady

Danville, KY

#888241 Apr 15, 2013
Boston police say thereís been a third explosion in the city, following two blasts near the finish line of the Boston Marathon that killed two people and injured many others.

Police Commissioner Edward Davis says authorities arenít certain that the explosion that occurred more than an hour later at the JFK Library was related to the other blasts, but theyíre treating it as if it was.

Davis says there are no injuries stemming from the third explosion. The total numbers of casualties from the other blasts isnít known.

Davis urged people to stay indoors and not congregate in large groups.

Police say they received no information before the explosions to indicate they were coming.

http://dailycaller.com/2013/04/15/two-explosi...

A person of interest is IN custody!
NOT necessarily a 'suspect' YET!

WAKE THE HELL UP peeps!
It is because of the lack of security from this admin!
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#888242 Apr 15, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
<quoted text>
Now that I'm registered, looks like your purpose for being here is over.
Unless you finally have an opinion about something and post under your own name.
You used an i in your new name dumazz, all your suitor has to do is replace it with an l and it will look the same to most posters.

Should have gone with Queen Bee as I recommended two years ago.

Dummy!
Waxman

Windsor, CT

#888243 Apr 15, 2013
Over 100 people now being treated at Boston area hospitals. Democrats confused how Obama gun legislation didn't include bombs.

One smart Democrat proposes bombs now only hold a single round.

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#888244 Apr 15, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>You used an i in your new name dumazz, all your suitor has to do is replace it with an l and it will look the same to most posters.
Should have gone with Queen Bee as I recommended two years ago.
Dummy!
Now, now...temper, temper.

His incorrect spelling would need to have a green avatar box too.

So I'm safe. Finally.
RUSH10ME

Mechanicsville, VA

#888246 Apr 15, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>You used an i in your new name dumazz, all your suitor has to do is replace it with an l and it will look the same to most posters.
Should have gone with Queen Bee as I recommended two years ago.
Dummy!
You should have gone with real stupid as your posts imply. Dummy!
Lincoln

United States

#888247 Apr 15, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
Only 28% of Americans have a favorable opinion of the federal government.
Time to wake up everyone.
7% favorable for the Republican House of Representatives
Lincoln

United States

#888248 Apr 15, 2013
Waxman wrote:
Over 100 people now being treated at Boston area hospitals. Democrats confused how Obama gun legislation didn't include bombs.
One smart Democrat proposes bombs now only hold a single round.
M o r o n i c post

Typical of the Hate America First Crowd

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#888249 Apr 15, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>It's not new and it was a tiny poll.
The survery was conducted among 1501 adults. Pretty much the average number in most polls.

It's just different because you obviously don't like the results.

72% of Americans don't appreciate your love of big government - seeing how you've been defending Obama since day one.

Sorry if that makes you unhappy.
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#888250 Apr 15, 2013
As usual the media, with no details, is simply making up their own. Hah breaking news is followed by developing news__that means developed by talking heads.

If I'm the police I want to see the cell phone images from anyone who was within a block of the larger explosions prior to and just after the blasts. Eyewitnesses to these sorts of events can't remember sht but those little cameras capture everything and there were plenty of them visible in the early news footage.

Some experts are thinking a homegrown bomber or group. As a matter of history many of the homegrown bombers/shooters have struck during mid April.

It's impossible to protect an entire big city marathon route.
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#888251 Apr 15, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
<quoted text>
Now, now...temper, temper.
His incorrect spelling would need to have a green avatar box too.
So I'm safe. Finally.
And look exactly like yours dear, even the post count would be similar.

You don't have a clue who that is do you? Or why you've become the target?

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#888252 Apr 15, 2013
Lincoln wrote:
<quoted text>
7% favorable for the Republican House of Representatives
The Pew Research poll only showed Democrats had a more favorable opinion than Republicans of the federal government 41% to 13%.

No surprise. Likely, the largest percentage of those dependent on government are democrats.

What's most interesting is the Democrats' opinion of the federal government falling 20 percentage points since July 2009 while the Republicans' favorable opinion is down only 11 percentage points.

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#888253 Apr 15, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>And look exactly like yours dear, even the post count would be similar.
You don't have a clue who that is do you? Or why you've become the target?
The squeaky wheel always gets the oil?

You notice my nemesis disappeared. He's frantically trying to figure out how to make his little box green.

“Amor patriae.”

Since: Feb 08

Eastern Oregon

#888254 Apr 15, 2013
Saudi National in custody.
NJ raider 1

Baltimore, MD

#888256 Apr 15, 2013
American Lady wrote:
Boston police say thereís been a third explosion in the city, following two blasts near the finish line of the Boston Marathon that killed two people and injured many others.
Police Commissioner Edward Davis says authorities arenít certain that the explosion that occurred more than an hour later at the JFK Library was related to the other blasts, but theyíre treating it as if it was.
Davis says there are no injuries stemming from the third explosion. The total numbers of casualties from the other blasts isnít known.
Davis urged people to stay indoors and not congregate in large groups.
Police say they received no information before the explosions to indicate they were coming.
http://dailycaller.com/2013/04/15/two-explosi...
A person of interest is IN custody!
NOT necessarily a 'suspect' YET!
WAKE THE HELL UP peeps!
It is because of the lack of security from this admin!
Your assertion is as far fetched as it is illogical & just plain stupid. What does Obama have to do with a deranged bomber on a mission? Comparing guns to bombs is stupid. You can make a bomb out of normal household supplies. Can the same be said for guns? If all the mentally deranged people all made bombs on a mission to create anarchy, there wouldn't be much anyone can do. You can't tag & track every ingredient that goes inside of bombs. There's different ingredients in different bombs created to do different types of damage. Let me say this clear! There's no reason for assault weapons in the hands of civilians. If you believe otherwise, please state said reasons. There also needs to be bans on extended mags, mags designed for massive destruction, & modified weapons. If a person steals your weapons & use it to kill someone, the owner should be held responsible as well for notnot properly securing said weapons away from relatives & friends. There should also be a more centered focus on criminals & their access to any weapon of their choice. The ATF should investigate & follow up on every lead to get most assault weapons out of the hands of criminals. You don't have to break the law to be more aggressive in trying to put an end to an American epidemic/pandemic, or reality. Point is everyone needs to be held more accountable for their mistakes & it starts at the manufacturer & ends on the owners in conjunction with ones that actually commit these acts of terror against their own country. But like I said, there's really nothing you can do about bombs & deranged people he'll bent on carrying out their task. Just be more aware as a society of things like this & get the mentally ill the help they need to secure the right of average Americans safety.
Waxman

Windsor, CT

#888257 Apr 15, 2013
Lincoln wrote:
<quoted text>
M o r o n i c post
Typical of the Hate America First Crowd
Only moronic to a moron like you. I'm not a Democrat, so I can't be in the Hate America First Crowd. That would be Obama and his misguided followers like you, dumbass.
Waxman

Windsor, CT

#888258 Apr 15, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text>Your assertion is as far fetched as it is illogical & just plain stupid. What does Obama have to do with a deranged bomber on a mission? Comparing guns to bombs is stupid. You can make a bomb out of normal household supplies. Can the same be said for guns? If all the mentally deranged people all made bombs on a mission to create anarchy, there wouldn't be much anyone can do. You can't tag & track every ingredient that goes inside of bombs. There's different ingredients in different bombs created to do different types of damage. Let me say this clear! There's no reason for assault weapons in the hands of civilians. If you believe otherwise, please state said reasons. There also needs to be bans on extended mags, mags designed for massive destruction, & modified weapons. If a person steals your weapons & use it to kill someone, the owner should be held responsible as well for notnot properly securing said weapons away from relatives & friends. There should also be a more centered focus on criminals & their access to any weapon of their choice. The ATF should investigate & follow up on every lead to get most assault weapons out of the hands of criminals. You don't have to break the law to be more aggressive in trying to put an end to an American epidemic/pandemic, or reality. Point is everyone needs to be held more accountable for their mistakes & it starts at the manufacturer & ends on the owners in conjunction with ones that actually commit these acts of terror against their own country. But like I said, there's really nothing you can do about bombs & deranged people he'll bent on carrying out their task. Just be more aware as a society of things like this & get the mentally ill the help they need to secure the right of average Americans safety.
I tend to agree with you, but you must admit there has been an escalation in violence since Obama took office. At least it sure seems that way.

The high continued unemployment and poor job prospects for our youth has to be a factor.

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