Barack Obama, our next President

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"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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Aunt Bettie Lou

Orlando, FL

#926288 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Makes absolutely no sense, unless you die before you reach retirement age.
They take your money your entire working life but only look at your income for the last year to calculate your "reward".

Not that I'm complaining about my "reward" having only worked part-time the past four years, but I made a lot more money most of my working life, money I will never see again, and giving a lot of people a pretty good retirement.

The SS agent I talked to said the government's idea of figuring out taxes is like Abbott and Costello's "who's on first"...

...must have been a conservative.

“God bless you, Mr. President”

Since: Jul 08

Peaceful, prosperous second

#926289 Jun 17, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>So basically the system works, finally some good news. Any current/former teachers care to comment on all this good news?
Don't know about thirty?-year- old-"facts" from Galt Gulch, PA, but CURRENTLY in the real world, he's full of it.(Are you surprised? Also, is it just me, or does carol claim to have "retired" from teaching where her daughter was five? Kids in Florida aren't in pre-school and kindergarten? Nevermind, I'm starting to believe she is not only never a teacher, but probably not a mother. Too harsh?)
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#926290 Jun 17, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Sounds like living in a hell hole. Only someone of your ilk would be proud of that disaster.
Traditional supermarkets may continue to exist in some form for their meat, bakery, and deli departments, but cannot compete on other groceries unless they get their costs under control.

Walmart is not their only problem. Costco is also eating their lunch.

Smart consumers go to the supermarkets for the loss leaders, but little else.

“God bless you, Mr. President”

Since: Jul 08

Peaceful, prosperous second

#926291 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Still makes no sense, unless you are working and not paying Social Security taxes, in which case you are getting an even better deal.
How much did you pay into SS taxes before you were 21, Brain Trust? You really need to get out more...
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#926292 Jun 17, 2013
Buroc Millhouse Obama wrote:
<quoted text>
"Public school teachers in Connecticut are not covered by Social Security for their public school teaching service. Teachers and school districts make no contributions to the Social Security system for that work and teachers cannot collect benefits based on it. Instead, the state provides teachers with retirement benefits through the state Teachers' Retirement System (TRS)."
It's another racket the left have with their unions & Democrats.
They will whine, but won't tell you the pension makes up for it plenty.
Essentially making them tax cheats and increasing the burden on others who pay Social Security taxes.

Keep in mind that SS is not a retirement benefit program, just a tax.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#926293 Jun 17, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Sounds like living in a hell hole. Only someone of your ilk would be proud of that disaster.
People in glass houses should not throw stones, Boner:

Estimated median household income in 2009:$42,927
•Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
•Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
•Unemployed: 8.0%

Baawwaahhhh!!!!

You might not be right in Bethlehem, but my guess is your town is close to this.

Read more: http://www.city-data.com/city/Bethlehem-Penns...

It looks like you could use a Walmat there!

Maybe you should move to a RED State?

http://www.ijreview.com/2013/04/44766-conserv...

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#926294 Jun 17, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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So, why is it you're talking about Bush?
Ok. Let's go over this one more time.
Bush isn't president. Bush hasn't been president for more than 4 years. Obama is president. Obama has been president for over 4 years.
PRISM didn't exist when Bush was president.
You're dismissing the point . Bush authorized data mining and collection of Americans phone records and internet traffic WITHOUT Congressional approval, oversight ,or any judicial review of the Intelligence-gathering process. Get it now? Or;are you going to argue now that Bush never did those illegal things?
Aunt Bettie Lou

Orlando, FL

#926295 Jun 17, 2013
Progressive liberalism in public schools goes way back. Now students can curse out teachers with no repercussions and violence among students in the public schools has become an epidemic.

Welcome to your worlds, liberals.

But GOOOOO unions! Right?

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Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#926296 Jun 17, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>Don't know about thirty?-year- old-"facts" from Galt Gulch, PA, but CURRENTLY in the real world, he's full of it.(Are you surprised? Also, is it just me, or does carol claim to have "retired" from teaching where her daughter was five? Kids in Florida aren't in pre-school and kindergarten? Nevermind, I'm starting to believe she is not only never a teacher, but probably not a mother. Too harsh?)
Just your typical VHB post. About right, for you.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#926297 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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The fact that Fascists like Obama would deny folks their Constitutional rights based on their political beliefs is exactly why gun confiscation legislation failed. The IRS scandal is proof.
What IRS scandal?
And what does political affiliation have to do with keeping guns out of the hands of mentally impaired, e.g. DBwriter?

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#926298 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Traditional supermarkets may continue to exist in some form for their meat, bakery, and deli departments, but cannot compete on other groceries unless they get their costs under control.
Walmart is not their only problem. Costco is also eating their lunch.
Smart consumers go to the supermarkets for the loss leaders, but little else.
Costco is 'eating [Walmart's] lunch' even while Costco continues paying their employees higher livable wages and benefits. How can that be?!?:-D
Whatever

Gering, NE

#926299 Jun 17, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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pure BS.
so which of the right wing entities that were 'targeted' got their tax exempt status revoked?
none.

solved. or rather, nothing to solve.
Try to read a report or document. This is the IRS IG report titled
"Inappropriate criteria was used to Identify Tax-exempt Applications for Review"
http://www.docstoc.com/docs/156617899/IRS-IG-... #

Apparently the behavior of the IRS was so egregious as to cause an IG report.

There were deliberate delays -years- in processing applications of targeted groups as well as inappropriate demand for information.

You creating a bogus straw man to knock down isn't very bright.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#926300 Jun 17, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>Don't know about thirty?-year- old-"facts" from Galt Gulch, PA, but CURRENTLY in the real world, he's full of it.(Are you surprised? Also, is it just me, or does carol claim to have "retired" from teaching where her daughter was five? Kids in Florida aren't in pre-school and kindergarten? Nevermind, I'm starting to believe she is not only never a teacher, but probably not a mother. Too harsh?)
No, not too harsh. Rightwingers post so much bullsh!t on a daily basis sometimes it's hard to sift through it all. Mostly you just come out feeling dirty.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#926301 Jun 17, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
Progressive liberalism in public schools goes way back. Now students can curse out teachers with no repercussions and violence among students in the public schools has become an epidemic.
Welcome to your worlds, liberals.
But GOOOOO unions! Right?
Democrats/Unions/Teachers: It's for the kids!

(wink, wink)
Forum

Carlsbad, NM

#926302 Jun 17, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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A disciplinarian, no. I am a teacher. Maintaining structure in my classroom using rewards as well as consequences, no. Child abuse. Creating a meaningful learning environment, yes.
Being asked to be a supervising teacher for a young college intern from a nearby liberal school who could care less about their interns being unleashed on children, yes.
Political advisor, no. Fifth graders are interested.
Safe environment first.
Children need intelligent teachers that
know what is right.
Teach the subject and leave them alone.
They do not belong to you.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#926303 Jun 17, 2013
American Lady wrote:
Red State Sucker wrote:
<quoted text>
Nichols and his Patriot friend Tim McVeigh spouted the same jibberish you do here.
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You SEE where they are NOW, doncha?
Six Feet UNDER.
Dead men CAN NOT tell the TRUTH!
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A "PDF"
of the letter
Terry Lynn Nichol's Letter to Attorney General Ashcroft Re: Oklahoma City Bombing
http://www.kennethtrentadue.com/pdf/letter1.p...
FROM the pdf letter - Roger Moore Karen Anderson
...
Roger Moore Karen Anderson
About 1,330,000 results
https://www.google.com/search...
From a gun show he attended in Tulsa, he got an invitation to join ****Roger Moore and his girlfriend on a ranch near Royal, Arkansas. Moore had a lot of money and Tim gathered a lot of information about the militant movement there.
``````````
Is this the same man?
McVeigh in Prison
Definition: PATSY: A patsy is someone set up to take the fall for a crime in someone else's place.
Everyone knows the story of McVeigh and how he was arrested and put into prison and put to death
(was he really?) for the bombing of the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, OK in 1995.
But do you know the 'whole' story?
Not by a long shot.
I believe that even McVeigh didn't know the whole story.
http://www.greatdreams.com/mcveigh-patsy.htm
Only a sick lunatic would defend Tim McVeigh, a child killer. Please spare me the "extenuating" circumstances that justified murdering innocent Americans.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#926304 Jun 17, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>Don't know about thirty?-year- old-"facts" from Galt Gulch, PA, but CURRENTLY in the real world, he's full of it.(Are you surprised? Also, is it just me, or does carol claim to have "retired" from teaching where her daughter was five? Kids in Florida aren't in pre-school and kindergarten? Nevermind, I'm starting to believe she is not only never a teacher, but probably not a mother. Too harsh?)
Also if Galt is correct and assuming Carol was a teacher for all those years then she has more money than she knows what to do with.

Although she rents, has taken up another job and sounds like she is living paycheck to paycheck and hoping to God her husband's health holds out a bit longer while her diabetes goes more or less untreated.

She sounds like a perfect Democrat.:)
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#926305 Jun 17, 2013
Red State Sucker wrote:
<quoted text>
What Watergate scandal?
And what does political affiliation have to do with keeping guns out of the hands of mentally impaired Democrats?
We agree!
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#926306 Jun 17, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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What has changed?
By the way, in most states it is highly illegal, subject to criminal penalties, for someone to call themselves an "engineer" unless they are registered by the state as a Professional Engineer, which almost always requires an appropriate college degree.
Way to "change" the subject stupid__and again you're wrong. There are various sorts of engineers, train drivers for instance.

My tea party neighbor retired from the state of WI where he worked as an engineer in the highway department-DOT or whatever they call it.

Go play with your new butt bud American Scumbag.
American Lady

Danville, KY

#926307 Jun 17, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>According to my research Terry Nichols is still alive...well, unless, of course, he might be one of those Confederate Vampires waiting for a new Civil War in your world.
Timothy McVeigh is THO, isn't he?
EXECUTED

McVeigh execution: A 'completion of justice'

TERRE HAUTE, Indiana -- Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh died without saying a word Monday at the Federal Penitentiary in Terre Haute, Indiana, minutes after a deadly stream of drugs was administered through a needle in his right leg.

http://archives.cnn.com/2001/LAW/06/11/mcveig...

OR IS HE?...

Was Timothy McVeigh Really Executed?
Rixon Stewart

No really, that’s a serious question. For throughout the whole OKC bombing saga the mainstream media has ignored some serious inconsistencies.
http://www.whale.to/b/timothy.html

WHOM do you 'trust'...
ya government ....

That's a "laugh" ...
Considering what is happening NOWADAYS!

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