Barack Obama, our next President

"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 ... Read more
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#926042 Jun 17, 2013
Homer wrote:
A gallon-sized jar of whole pickles is something to behold. The jar is the size of a small aquarium. The fat green pickles, floating in swampy juice, look reptilian, their shapes exaggerated by the glass. It weighs 12 pounds, too big to carry with one hand. The gallon jar of pickles is a display of abundance and excess; it is entrancing, and also vaguely unsettling. This is the product that Wal-Mart fell in love with: Vlasic's gallon jar of pickles.
Wal-Mart priced it at $2.97--a year's supply of pickles for less than $3! "They were using it as a 'statement' item," says Pat Hunn, who calls himself the "mad scientist" of Vlasic's gallon jar. "Wal-Mart was putting it before consumers, saying, This represents what Wal-Mart's about. You can buy a stinkin' gallon of pickles for $2.97. And it's the nation's number-one brand."
Therein lies the basic conundrum of doing business with the world's largest retailer. By selling a gallon of kosher dills for less than most grocers sell a quart, Wal-Mart may have provided a ser-vice for its customers. But what did it do for Vlasic? The pickle maker had spent decades convincing customers that they should pay a premium for its brand. Now Wal-Mart was practically giving them away. And the fevered buying spree that resulted distorted every aspect of Vlasic's operations, from farm field to factory to financial statement.
Indeed, as Vlasic discovered, the real story of Wal-Mart, the story that never gets told, is the story of the pressure the biggest retailer relentlessly applies to its suppliers in the name of bringing us "every day low prices." It's the story of what that pressure does to the companies Wal-Mart does business with, to U.S. manufacturing, and to the economy as a whole. That story can be found floating in a gallon jar of pickles at Wal-Mart.
http://www.fastcompany.com/47593/wal-mart-you...
I wonder how many gallons Flack has at his house?
I'm begging you all please stop shopping at Wal-Mart and slowly killing the U.S.A.
Homer conveniently eliminated the fact that these events occurred in the 1990s. Homer apparently reads the same dead tree news as Bocajew Jean, delivered by carrier pigeon.

Keep up, Homer.
LCN Lincoln

United States

#926043 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Nobody knows the truth about Obama, whose entire life before 2004 is shrouded in mystery.
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Aunt Bettie Lou

Orlando, FL

#926044 Jun 17, 2013
LCN Lincoln wrote:
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"Sky is falling..." said Chicken Little
...lets nominate a Morman who makes video tapes!
LOL
Yeah, I can see your point. A successful buisnessman who had a "sterling record" according to the former Democratic president and who actually led something - like the governor of a state - would definitely be the less desirable choice because of his personal beliefs than someone who leads by default and flies by the seat of his pants creating an unprecedented lack of trust in government, the likes of which we have never seen before.

You da' man, Lincoln. Good job with your amazingly accurate means of deducing any situation...<tongue in cheek>...
Scarlet Pimpernel

Bronx, NY

#926045 Jun 17, 2013
Every time they compare obama to BUSH they are really saying obama SUCKS just like BUSH
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#926046 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Comment withdrawn after further review.
You can't do that. Keep fighting, never withdraw.
Scarlet Pimpernel

Bronx, NY

#926047 Jun 17, 2013
It's the first time in CNN polling since November 2011 that a majority of Americans have had a negative view of the president, CNN reported.

The severe drop in Obama's approval rating was fueled by a sharp 17-point drop among Americans under 30, according to the poll. That's particularly discouraging heading into 2014 because Democrats have felt they have a lock on the youth vote after the 2012 elections.

"The drop in Obama's support is fueled by a dramatic 17-point decline over the past month among people under 30, who, along with black Americans, had been the most loyal part of the Obama coalition," CNN Polling Director Keating Holland said.

The president also dropped 10 points among independent voters, from 47 percent last month to 37 percent. Obama's disapproval among independents jumped 12 points to 61 percent. Again, more bad news for Democrats because those independents are especially important in mid-term elections in which older, more conservative Americans predominate.

The network pointed to several major scandals as evidence for the drop.

"The White House has been under siege over telephone and Internet surveillance, the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups, its handling of the terror attack on the U.S. consular post in Benghazi, Libya, and the Justice Department's collecting journalists' phone records as part of the government's investigation into leaks of classified information," CNN reported.

"It is clear that revelations about NSA surveillance programs have damaged Obama's standing with the public, although older controversies like the IRS matter may have begun to take their toll as well," Holland told the network.The president's approval rating on domestic issues like the economy, immigration and the deficit dropped by 2 to 4 points,
Whatever

Gering, NE

#926048 Jun 17, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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so now you want me to use leap of faith reasoning so that i'll just believe whatever you say?
i was just kidding about me using right wing leap of faith reasoning, so you're going to have to point out the errors. i'll need all sources cited, with any fact checking sources to also be supplied so that i don't have to do it myself.
get busy.
I told you where to find the info- Wikipedia.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#926049 Jun 17, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text> So, now you're going to believe the Russians ? In communist Russia, anyone who claims his right of free speech is 'radicalized'. In America, a person's right to free speech is protected by the government,even yours,--understand the difference between a democratic country and a dictatorial one now?
We are a republic (government of laws) not a democracy(government of people).
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#926050 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Nobody knows the truth about Obama, whose entire life before 2004 is shrouded in mystery.
We know more about Obama than any other person on this planet.
Scarlet Pimpernel

Bronx, NY

#926051 Jun 17, 2013
LCN Lincoln wrote:
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Oh...President Obama won't be reelected .
Republican House approval is in single digits.
A SHI**Y ENDING TO A SHI**Y PRESIDENCY no change things really got worst under obama he was just one big let down PHONY just one mans opinion
Whatever

Gering, NE

#926052 Jun 17, 2013
LCN Lincoln wrote:
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Oh...President Obama won't be reelected .
Republican House approval is in single digits.
So? Very few of the seats are in jeopardy. Including large pops from major Liberal urban areas in polls does not address local leanings.
Aunt Bettie Lou

Orlando, FL

#926053 Jun 17, 2013
PDUPONT wrote:
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Oh goody! Carol's on one her PC, anti union, anti liberal rants again.
There seems to be a pattern going on here. What we know about Carol is that she says that she was a history teacher and I have no reason to dispute this. We also know from her numerous posts that her take on history is to put it kindly, unique.
So maybe, and I'm just posing the possibility, that good old Carol tried to lay her "unique" version of history on her students, got nailed for it and the union didn't back her up.
Just speculating here.
What's even funnier about your "assessment" of me "laying my unique version" of American history on my fifth grade students is universities are now liberal brainwashing institutions - and you're okay with that.
Whatever

Gering, NE

#926054 Jun 17, 2013
Scarlet Pimpernel wrote:
Every time they compare obama to BUSH they are really saying obama SUCKS just like BUSH
I know.

They also are saying NSA sucks despite their efforts to defend it.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#926055 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Homer conveniently eliminated the fact that these events occurred in the 1990s. Homer apparently reads the same dead tree news as Bocajew Jean, delivered by carrier pigeon.
Keep up, Homer.
Have they changed their way of doing things since then? Actually they are probably purchasing more from overseas now, taking advantage of slave labor, so you may have a good point.
LCN Lincoln

United States

#926056 Jun 17, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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Yeah, I can see your point. A successful buisnessman who had a "sterling record" according to the former Democratic president and who actually led something - like the governor of a state - would definitely be the less desirable choice because of his personal beliefs than someone who leads by default and flies by the seat of his pants creating an unprecedented lack of trust in government, the likes of which we have never seen before.
You da' man, Lincoln. Good job with your amazingly accurate means of deducing any situation...<tongue in cheek>...
Without the 47% video tape who knows ?
Biden walked all over the GOP VP in the debate
Peace
Whatever

Gering, NE

#926057 Jun 17, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text> We have tips that you associate with 'questionable groups' too , but only in states like Russia that doesn't have a Bill of Rights' would "a right of association and free speech" be considered to be 'radicalizing' an individual. In fact, the Russians did not tell the F.B.I much of anything useful in the investigation of the Tsarnaev brothers--the F.B.I. found out on their own --the Russians asked the F.B.I. for help, it wasn't the other way around like you pretend.
This is a no brainer. Russia was RIGHT the individual was radicalized as he exploded a bomb in a crowd.
Patriot

Brighton, CO

#926058 Jun 17, 2013
School district scanned children’s eyes for bus program without permission

http://www.infowars.com/school-district-scann...

Why Homeschooling is on the Rise

http://homeschooling.about.com/od/gettingstar...
Aunt Bettie Lou

Orlando, FL

#926059 Jun 17, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>We know more about Obama than any other person on this planet.
We only know what he wants us to know and what you're being told you need to know.

But, you're right that we do know plenty about his past connections and associations. And that he won twice in the Illinois Senate because of "controversy" and "scandals" involving his opponents who were forced to drop out so he won unopposed by a slim margin. Same with the U.S. Senate...won unopposed because of a "leaked" scandal.

But that's corrupt Chicago politics for ya'. Now it's in the White House.

Hi anyway, Homer.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#926060 Jun 17, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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Boy, you're still dodging the subject. If I have to take my belt off and tan your hide to get an answer out of you, it won't be pretty.
Now, here's the post again. Break out your Big Chief tablet and tell us why you support Obama and the Democrats leading the government in a revolt against the constitutional republic:
... anything to avoid talking about the real issue.
The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.
Yup. We'll most likely have to fight another war over the principles written in the Constitution.
What do you think? Do you think the Democrats are willing to fight a war to eliminate the Constitution?
Or, do you think they plan to fight a war to stay in the White House so a follow-on administration can't discover all the treason going on there now?
I'm thinking, considering there are Wahhabists in the White House while Wahhabism is at war with the United States, it is likely there are hanging offenses happening.
You keep threatening to take your belt off son.

Just do it already.

You're talk is simply getting boring.
Scarlet Pimpernel

Bronx, NY

#926061 Jun 17, 2013
OBAMAS million $ donor Bill Maher called OBAMA a LADY PART lololo lets hear the URBAN DEMOCRATS MAKE THEIR COmments

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