Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1262877 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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Brad

Manchester, CT

#914078 May 29, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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What are you? A glutton for punishment?
Stupid is,,,yada yada.

Since: May 11

Newville, PA

#914079 May 29, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Redlining is a financially sound practice.
Real estate values are location, location, location.
Home values had nothing to do with redlining.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#914080 May 29, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Doctors have all that staff because they are arrogant and lazy. But sounds like a plan, fire them all and let the doctor do all the work, I'm sure that will be good for jobs/economy. You probably only use the self checkout at the grocery in hopes they'll fire all the cashiers. Don't worry it will happen soon enough.
Without insurance, government or private, there would be far less work required. The doctor could focus on medicine.

Galt does not use the self checkout at the grocery store, but would do so if they offered a discount.

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#914081 May 29, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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No previous President was ever such low-class trash.
And no previous Topix poster was ever such low-class trash, bigoted, ignorant azz as you.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#914082 May 29, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text> You are not a wise administrator. You need a better definition of bureaucratic organization. "A bureaucracy is a large organization that uses a particular system of administration. This system is characterized by a hierarchy of authority, a division of duties, strict rules of operation and documentation of actions performed. Bureaucracies are most often associated with governments, but any large entity, such as a corporation or school district, can be bureaucratic in nature. " Check this out: http://www.wisegeek.org/what-is-a-bureaucracy...
Jean from Queens once again proves herself to be a humorless old Communist, a disciple of Josef Stalin.
Brad

Manchester, CT

#914083 May 29, 2013
"You didn't build that."

Since: May 11

Newville, PA

#914084 May 29, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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So, Obama will send US planes to be shot down by Russian missiles.
Sounds like a plan.
Talk yo you buddies Graham & McCain. They are the ones pushing it.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#914085 May 29, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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What's really funny is there were people like you singing and dancing in the streets in 1928 too.
Who was even talking about the CRA?
So I ask... what were you talking about?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#914086 May 29, 2013
Jane Says wrote:
better late than never waking up
Big Shift: Jon Stewart Destroys 'Know-Nothing' Obama
Click here: Video: Big Shift: Jon Stewart Destroys 'Know-Nothing' Obama
http://www.americanthinker.com/video/2013/05/...
can you imagine if Richard Nixon had said over and over, i didnt' know anything, i only just heard it on TV.
Just keep in mind that Stewie Leibowitz is nothing more than a comedian, no matter who he is ridiculing.

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#914087 May 29, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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What are you? A glutton for punishment?
I'm a good governance geek ,so beware .

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#914088 May 29, 2013
Buroc Millhouse Obama wrote:
Our top law enforcement official and leader of the "Justice" Department, Eric Holdout has been caught lying in a chilling totalitarian subversion of the free press.
He denied having any knowledge and now we find out not only did he know about it, he signed the warrant!
Democrats look the other way. Eric Withholder belongs in jail for lying to Congress. If it's good enough for Scooter Libby, it's good enough for Eric Blowhard.
Yep, he most certainly did.

Now he's becoming a noose around this president's neck.

And we still have two of his top advisors who haven't testified yet, both knowing about the IRS targeting and it being well-documented long before the president feigned innocence.

It hasn't even gotten interesting yet.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#914089 May 29, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>I do doubt the results, all their polls are skewed, it's Rasmussen for cryin' out loud. No I don't buy any warranties.
But you do, in effect, when you purchase a pre-paid medical plan like Obamacare.

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#914090 May 29, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Without insurance, government or private, there would be far less work required. The doctor could focus on medicine.
Galt does not use the self checkout at the grocery store, but would do so if they offered a discount.
Galt is lazy and wants slave man-servants like the Pasha of old Siam.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#914091 May 29, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Doctors have all that staff because they are arrogant and lazy. But sounds like a plan, fire them all and let the doctor do all the work, I'm sure that will be good for jobs/economy. You probably only use the self checkout at the grocery in hopes they'll fire all the cashiers. Don't worry it will happen soon enough.
Coming to a WalMart and other retailers near you! There is an app about to appear for your smart phone that allows you to scan your purchases as you put the in the buggy. Whet you get up to the register you simply place your phone against it and it reads your items, tells you the amount, and checks for any items not scanned. No need to unload the cart. Just pay and go.

Speaking of. I need to go buy a few items.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#914092 May 29, 2013
flack wrote:
<quoted text> I'd bet money he does.
Realtime will tell us that car warranties are great....because the car dealer makes more profit on the warranty than on the car.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#914093 May 29, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Home values had nothing to do with redlining.
Homes in redlined areas are bad risks.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#914094 May 29, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>So I ask... what were you talking about?
It's over your head, son.

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#914095 May 29, 2013
Lincoln wrote:
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Long term problems for republicans
GOP’s problems with Latinos could get much, much worse
By Jamelle Bouie, Published: May 14, 2013 at 11:43 amE-mail the writer
Given the current scandal-mania, it’s no surprise this went under the radar, but in Florida, the GOP’s state director of Hispanic outreach, Pablo Pantoja, has resigned his position, left the Republican Party, and changed his party identification to “Democrat.”
His reasoning is straightforward: For all the focus on outreach to Latino communities, Pantoja believes that there is a “culture of intolerance surrounding the Republican Party.” In a letter, he cites the recent revelations surrounding Jason Richwine, a former scholar at the Heritage Foundation, and his ideas on race and intelligence.“Although the organization distanced themselves from those assertions,” writes Pantoja,“other immigration-related research is still padded with the same racist and eugenics-based innuendo.”
And then there’s also all the GOP rhetoric about immigration. It’s not hard to find examples of prominent Republicans using racially-loaded terms like “anchor babies” and “illegals” to describe unauthorized Latino immigrants and their children. Indeed, the Republican presidential primaries were soaked with derogatory rhetoric towards immigrants, and one candidate — Texas Governor Rick Perry — began his slide to defeat after he expressed sympathy for the children of unauthorized immigrants.
Pantoja’s departure from the Republican Party is instructive. Not only does it illustrate the dynamic of the last four years — where Latino voters responded to negative Republican rhetoric by going further into the Democratic camp — but the potential dynamic of the next decade. As Greg noted earlier this morning, conservative Republicans in the Senate are preparing to introduce a variety of “poison pill” amendments to the immigration bill — which is happening right now as we speak — designed to make the package unpalatable to supporters. Likewise, House Republicans have yet to offer their support to a comprehensive bill.
The combination of right-wing rhetoric and figures like Jason Richwine have created the perception of racialized opposition to immigration reform, where attempts to kill the legislation stem from anti-Hispanic bigotry. If the immigration bill fails, it could damage the GOP’s relationship with Hispanic voters even further for another generation. Which means — for Republican supporters — that it has to pass. There’s no other option.
The good news is that a bill is still possible, as key Republicans like Marco Rubio remain behind the proposal. But they still need to break through right-wing opposition, and so far, it’s hard to see that happening.
A whole lot can happen - and change - in three years. Maybe even sooner when everyone knows the failed coup that's unraveling before our eyes.

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#914096 May 29, 2013
Jane Says wrote:
better late than never waking up
Big Shift: Jon Stewart Destroys 'Know-Nothing' Obama
Click here: Video: Big Shift: Jon Stewart Destroys 'Know-Nothing' Obama
http://www.americanthinker.com/video/2013/05/...
can you imagine if Richard Nixon had said over and over, i didnt' know anything, i only just heard it on TV.
Bush43 and Reagan had already said that many many times when real crises faced the nation.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#914097 May 29, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>Talk yo you buddies Graham & McCain. They are the ones pushing it.
Why are you so clueless?

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