Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1478399 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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“Peace on Earth”

Since: Sep 08

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#931426 Jun 24, 2013
leggy wrote:
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Figures are not "nothing", Demo Dummy. Frustration is trying to pound some sense and truth into the concrete like heads of Topix libs/progressives/dems/neo nazis.
Care to refute the figures?
This isn't about the figures. You referred to the Obama budgets as "crap" and claimed that "obstructing them was a good thing." To justify your insane statement, you posted budget information and even tried to blame the Democratic Congress for the FACT that Bush left Obama with a record Federal Budget Deficit.

And, just for the record, in 2008 the final budget proposal sent to Congress by Bush was $3.1 TRILLION. You own it and since you people dug the hole, you will continue to be responsible until the economy recovers from the disastrous Bush legacy.



John Galt

Temecula, CA

#931427 Jun 24, 2013
mdbuilder wrote:
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Did you see Secretariat at the Belmont in '73? That was some fast drying paint.
Also 40 years ago.

Doubt that 1% could name the winner of this year's Belmont (or any other race) without looking it up.

Horse racing is dead, kept alive in some states only as an excuse for casinos.
Whatever

Scottsbluff, NE

#931428 Jun 24, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
Five years in, President Obama is weighing in on handling the climate crisis facing our age. Tune in ; don't tune out tomorrow Tuesday, June ,24,2013 1:35PM. President Obama will announce his plan to lead the global effort to fight climate change: http://OFA.BO/GtEFGP
Obama has never lead any global effort. In fact he is late to this game too.
Whatever

Scottsbluff, NE

#931429 Jun 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Also 40 years ago.
Doubt that 1% could name the winner of this year's Belmont (or any other race) without looking it up.
Horse racing is dead, kept alive in some states only as an excuse for casinos.
I didn't watch it this year. But, I have watched in the past.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#931430 Jun 24, 2013
Galt agrees with the leftists that the Republican Party is in serious trouble.

If they cave in on amnesty, their base will stay home and they will lose in 2014.

Why vote for a party that ignores their base?
Whatever

Scottsbluff, NE

#931431 Jun 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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China will say "never mind, we prefer jobs."
I will have to verify but at one time they were exempt from the carbon limits.
Whatever

Scottsbluff, NE

#931432 Jun 24, 2013
China has not signed the Kyoto Protocol and is exempt anyway because it is considered a developing country.

http://factsanddetails.com/china.php...
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#931433 Jun 24, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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That was totally off-topic and dumb.
I was discussing why the Dow Jones dropped sharply just before close today.
If you don't know the answer, just say so.
Distraction is for fools-please stop doing it.
The reason for market movement on any particular day is highly technical, but there is no question that the current trend of the market is downward.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#931434 Jun 24, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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I didn't watch it this year. But, I have watched in the past.
Hollywood Park is closing after 75 years.
Whatever

Scottsbluff, NE

#931435 Jun 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
Galt agrees with the leftists that the Republican Party is in serious trouble.
If they cave in on amnesty, their base will stay home and they will lose in 2014.
Why vote for a party that ignores their base?
If people want the Dems to win because they choose to pout, that is their right.

Allowing someone who represents your wants less than the one you refused to vote for is the choice they made and have to live with the consequences of.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#931436 Jun 24, 2013
Whatever wrote:
China has not signed the Kyoto Protocol and is exempt anyway because it is considered a developing country.
http://factsanddetails.com/china.php...
The United States never ratified the Kyoto Protocol, and Canada withdrew in 2011.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#931437 Jun 24, 2013
Whatever wrote:
China has not signed the Kyoto Protocol and is exempt anyway because it is considered a developing country.
http://factsanddetails.com/china.php...
If the West pursues the Kyoto Protocol, it will be economic suicide. That's why Presidents have ignored it while Tree Huggers whine about it.

China has been on a Coal-Fired Power Plant construction binge for years now.

And the Magic Negro wants to tax our Coal Industry into oblivion.

George Soros is snickering.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#931438 Jun 24, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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If people want the Dems to win because they choose to pout, that is their right.
Allowing someone who represents your wants less than the one you refused to vote for is the choice they made and have to live with the consequences of.
Why bother if your party is sleeping with the enemy?

Ted Cruz for President!
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#931439 Jun 24, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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If the West pursues the Kyoto Protocol, it will be economic suicide. That's why Presidents have ignored it while Tree Huggers whine about it.
China has been on a Coal-Fired Power Plant construction binge for years now.
And the Magic Negro wants to tax our Coal Industry into oblivion.
George Soros is snickering.
General Electric, a tax-exempt Obama crony corporation, is making huge tax-free profits selling equipment to China for coal-fired power plants that will produce cheap power to drive America in to the ground.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#931440 Jun 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Also 40 years ago.
Doubt that 1% could name the winner of this year's Belmont (or any other race) without looking it up.
Horse racing is dead, kept alive in some states only as an excuse for casinos.
I have never followed Horse Racing but for Sea Biscuit's story.

Powerful stuff.
Whatever

Scottsbluff, NE

#931441 Jun 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Why bother if your party is sleeping with the enemy?
Ted Cruz for President!
Hand wringing is for wimps. The Left no matter how poorly Obama is doing never come here to whine about him. Something moderates and conservatives need to learn and fast.

Of course, I sometimes think they are totally delusional.

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#931442 Jun 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Does Patrick return daily to wherever he/she worked before retirement and tell the folks there how to do their job?
The only retirees who return to screw around are the losers and their advice is unwanted.
Bill Clinton and Jimmah Carter know they screwed up--they are trying to change/improve their legacy ever since they left office. I don't who we see more lately, Bill Clinton or O'bama. Seems to me Clinton thinks he is still running the country, and Carter is still pushing for the terrorists in Palestine.

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#931443 Jun 24, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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If the West pursues the Kyoto Protocol, it will be economic suicide. That's why Presidents have ignored it while Tree Huggers whine about it.
China has been on a Coal-Fired Power Plant construction binge for years now.
And the Magic Negro wants to tax our Coal Industry into oblivion.
George Soros is snickering.
Same with cap and trade, the Kyoto is designed to impact and end economic prosperity for the United States. All countries are laughing at us.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#931444 Jun 24, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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General Electric, a tax-exempt Obama crony corporation, is making huge tax-free profits selling equipment to China for coal-fired power plants that will produce cheap power to drive America in to the ground.
Right. And the guy running GE sits on the Magic Negro's Jobs Council.

Liberals love the feel of a noose around their necks but only if the hangman is a Democrat.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#931445 Jun 24, 2013
fetch almighty wrote:
<quoted text>Bill Clinton and Jimmah Carter know they screwed up--they are trying to change/improve their legacy ever since they left office. I don't who we see more lately, Bill Clinton or O'bama. Seems to me Clinton thinks he is still running the country, and Carter is still pushing for the terrorists in Palestine.
That stupid Peanut Farmer has always tried pawning himself off as a Don Quixote tilting at Windmills.

I wish he would do his tilting at some hi-speed wind turbines instead.

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