Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1478873 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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Since: May 11

Aspers, PA

#894853 Apr 29, 2013
TSM wrote:
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RealDave… You continue to lie that Republicans wasn’t willing to deal with Loopholes (Subsidies) neither were Democrats, the Senate votes to (End Oil Company Subsidies) Dave it was defeated by a bi-partisan vote 52-48!! Again Darn those Facts!!
Republican filibustered it in the Senate you moron. Otherwise the Senate would have ended them.

Darn, those pesky facts.

The actual bill never came to a vote. The vote to end debate failed to get 60 votes.

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#894854 Apr 29, 2013
Waxman wrote:
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Here's a moron up past 2AM making amusingly insignificant observations. She is a prime example of why this country is in decline.
Don't have to get up until 8 and I'm actually more of a night owl anyway.

Does my sleep-wake pattern bother you?
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#894855 Apr 29, 2013
Always Right wrote:
<quoted text> lol they just didn't want to embarrass themselves anymore just by mentioning his name, he didnt deserve that library name, bush was a total disaster and failure for this country, he put it to shame worlwide.
Well, it's not as if anyone would get up and say that. They are all politicians after all. Bush seemed uncomfortable, like he just wanted to get out of there. Perhaps it has taken it's toll on him after all.

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#894856 Apr 29, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text> Yet another right whiner bigot. No surprise here.
Really Davey, what did I say that was untrue? The ball is in your court? You are the bigot.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#894857 Apr 29, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
MSNBC - Six months after Hurricane Sandy, for many residents whose homes were badly damaged, recovery is moving at a slow pace – or not at all.
This president can't move a little faster on anything besides Obamacare?
He's sending F-16s to Egypt while American citizens are still displaced?
Can someone on the left please explain this to me?
why?

Since: May 11

Aspers, PA

#894858 Apr 29, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
MSNBC - Six months after Hurricane Sandy, for many residents whose homes were badly damaged, recovery is moving at a slow pace – or not at all.
This president can't move a little faster on anything besides Obamacare?
He's sending F-16s to Egypt while American citizens are still displaced?
Can someone on the left please explain this to me?
Chris Christie: "President Obama kept every promise he made on Sandy"

Now what?
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#894860 Apr 29, 2013
Authorities in Ohio responded to reports that a student pulled a gun and shot himself inside a classroom Monday morning, 10TV reports.

Administrators placed La Salle High School in Cincinatti placed on lockdown and all students were escorted to the gymnasium following the incident, according to WKRC. There is currently no active threat.

The Hamilton County sheriff's office said that the student was rushed to a hospital with a self-inflicted wound, according to the Associated Press.

La Salle High School is a Catholic, all-male high school.

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#894863 Apr 29, 2013
Dajokerman wrote:
psst, time to end this thread, spoiler, Obama won fair and square by a landslide both times.
Not a landslide when it's only 3 million more votes in a population of over 300 million.

He mostly won the liberal states in the Northwest, the liberal states in the Midwest and the liberal states along the West Coast which happen to have the largest populations.

Florida and a few other states were a fluke but only means the mindset of too many Americans is even more worrisome.

Romney, unfortunately, proved to be the wrong candidate. He let too many golden opportunities slip by.

Obama's "get out the vote campaign" was also three years in the making.

Nevertheless, no landslide. That's much too big of a stretch.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#894864 Apr 29, 2013
Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor expressed doubt Friday about the decision to take the 2000 Bush v. Gore case that resulted in the election of President George W. Bush.

"It took the case and decided it at a time when it was still a big election issue," O'Connor told the Chicago Tribune editorial board in an interview. "Maybe the court should have said,'We're not going to take it, goodbye.'"

"Obviously the court did reach a decision and thought it had to reach a decision," she said. "It turned out the election authorities in Florida hadn't done a real good job there and kind of messed it up. And probably the Supreme Court added to the problem at the end of the day."

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/29/sand...
Always Right

United States

#894866 Apr 29, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Chris Christie: "President Obama kept every promise he made on Sandy"
Now what?
thank you Dave!

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Since: Dec 07

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#894867 Apr 29, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>YOU deranged types always come back for more and blame others for your addiction. When you blame other people for the things that go wrong in your miserable life, remember this idiot..... Things will continue to go wrong in your miserable life.
My good man, you have such a dark view about your life, you should really get out more, make friends, fall in love with a good girl and the nice things and stop this whole gloom and doom...

oh wait... that would be another liberal telling you what to do...damn... ok ok wait... I can do this.

You sir, should just be you...damn it!... did it again...

Go have a beer... wait that is telling someone what to do again... hmm.

sally sold seashells by the sea shore.

There we go.
RUSH10ME

Richmond, VA

#894869 Apr 29, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Interesting. He doesn't look well, looks disturbed. May be drinking again
Comming from the fattest drunk in Boca , thats why the darkie married your fat ass ,heat in the winter / shade in the summer ,when he is done fkn you he rolls over 3 times and hes still on you .
Always Right

United States

#894870 Apr 29, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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Not a landslide when it's only 3 million more votes in a population of over 300 million.
He mostly won the liberal states in the Northwest, the liberal states in the Midwest and the liberal states along the West Coast which happen to have the largest populations.

Romney, unfortunately, proved to be the wrong candidate. He let too many golden opportunities slip by.
Obama's "get out the vote campaign" was also three years in the making.
Nevertheless, no landslide. That's much too big of a stretch.
the popular vote does not decide elections, the ELECTORAL VOTE does, even if Romney won the popular vote he wouldn't win the election, Obama won overwhelmingly the electoral votes in both elections to secure the presidency.

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Since: Dec 07

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#894871 Apr 29, 2013
OBAMANATION wrote:
<quoted text>Another ped-o-phile leftist sockpuppet troll...
Please do not attempt to place your rather disgusting sexual tastes on me, it's something that isn't normal and I would suggest you see a doctor about it before you act on your impulses that would most likely leave a poor little boy wrecked and another sad story about the prevented sexual muses of another conservative.
sonicfilter

Greenwood, IN

#894872 Apr 29, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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as compared to mortar and shell lobbing daily?
you really are in la-la land.

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lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#894873 Apr 29, 2013
A former Olympic official who fled Russia after President Vladimir Putin criticised him for delays and cost overruns before the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi claims he has been poisoned.

Akhmed Bilalov, fired as deputy head of the Russian Olympic Committee in February, said on Saturday that doctors had discovered elevated mercury levels in his blood. He is receiving treatment in Germany.

“They have found elevated levels of mercury in my body,” Bilalov told the Interfax news agency, confirming Russian press reports.“I didn’t want to announce this before, but now that the press has found out, I’m forced to confirm it.”

Bilalov, a native of the republic of Dagestan, was subsequently stripped of his positions, including as head of a state-owned company building ski resorts across the Caucasus region. He fled the country shortly after.

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/04/28/former-...
TSM

United States

#894874 Apr 29, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Republican filibustered it in the Senate you moron. Otherwise the Senate would have ended them.
Darn, those pesky facts.
The actual bill never came to a vote. The vote to end debate failed to get 60 votes.
RealDave that’s the process it was defeated by a Bi-Partisan vote 52/48 if you don’t like the process than change it!!

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#894875 Apr 29, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
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Says the guy who orders the "thread be shut down". Again, we dont take orders from leftist wimps....
I ordered the thread be shut down? Damn I must be a hell of a sneaky liberal that not even I knew that I did that.

You, Mr. internet tough guy are one insightful person.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#894876 Apr 29, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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Not a landslide when it's only 3 million more votes in a population of over 300 million.
He mostly won the liberal states in the Northwest, the liberal states in the Midwest and the liberal states along the West Coast which happen to have the largest populations.
Florida and a few other states were a fluke but only means the mindset of too many Americans is even more worrisome.
Romney, unfortunately, proved to be the wrong candidate. He let too many golden opportunities slip by.
Obama's "get out the vote campaign" was also three years in the making.
Nevertheless, no landslide. That's much too big of a stretch.
No it's not. Fluke? You're out of your mind.
sonicfilter

Greenwood, IN

#894877 Apr 29, 2013
Is there anyone in America who believes that if the bombing suspects had been native-born, white, loner Protestants, more than a million people would have been placed under a lockdown that verged on martial law?

Is there anyone who truly believes that, had it been a blue-eyed, blonde-locked, Christian-born, American citizen who committed this monstrous bombing and then murdered a policeman in cold blood, that major league baseball and national hockey league games would be canceled, and that the national passenger rail carrier and the nation's premier bus line would suspend service on one of the country's highest profile traffic corridors?

Had the terror suspect not been a Muslim, an immigrant, naturalized, retaining a name that began with three syllables, is there anyone who truly believes that a United States Senator would publicly urge that he be declared an "enemy combatant for intelligence gathering purposes" and that he be denied Supreme Court-mandated Fifth and Sixth Amendment Constitutional rights granted to people arrested in the United States?

http://www.haaretz.com/blogs/a-special-place-...

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