Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1234763 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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sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#933296 Jun 27, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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Education... yes. We need to get the so-called "progressives" destroying our education system out.
Jobs and economy... Texas is doing great. Maybe you idiots should come down here and see how we're doing it.
If you know someone who wants a job, send them to Texas.
If you know a company that is being strangeled in a Democrat-communist-red state, send them to Texas.
no one's going to move to Texas for a minimum wage job.

Since: May 11

Chambersburg, PA

#933297 Jun 27, 2013
Eman wrote:
According to the loony left wingers here, roi on solar is 20 years but solar panels only have a 20 year life span. Sounds like a scam to me.
Most panel systems carry a 20-25 year warranty. They can last 40 years.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#933298 Jun 27, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>lol! The more these idiots bring up the IRS, more political and idiotic they look.
Issa is really in the doghouse now. The guy screams 'the sky is falling!' so often when nothing's there.
Just takes one IRS witness who chooses to blow the whistle instead of taking the Fifth.

Already two have admitted concern about criminal liability.

Watergate took two and one-half years to unravel.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#933299 Jun 27, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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Why does simple logic seem to elude liberals?
We simply cannot afford the costly and expansive undertaking of finding other sources of alternative energy that can keep this nation running as cost-efficiently as our own natural resources when we're already in dire economic straits. Oil, gas and coal are abundant and readily available.
It's like really, really, really wanting a brand new Hummer but having to drive an old but reliable car you already own because you simply can't afford a costly car payment.
Liberals remind of teenagers. Always wanting what they can't have and not having enough wisdom or maturity to understand why they can't have it...because they're not the ones paying for it.
So based on your 'logical' argument, when was CRA repealed son?
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#933300 Jun 27, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text> And you expect me to believe because you you call it an Arab spring now that it wasn't going on under Bush or during the times & dates of those 13 attacks? Ignorance at it's finest!
Wait till the smog clears out from in front of yer gwasses so you can actually read comprehensively...then try again.

(Not buying that ignorance stuff-nope--because after like 32 -IGNORANCe is Really NO excuse--and too bad on the ones that clung to it for so many years-it's their own fault!!)

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#933301 Jun 27, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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Where I live, there is an equal blend of whites, blacks and Hispanics who mind their own business and take pride in what they have. Wouldn't want it any other way.
Ironically, the Southern states have now become representative of the hard-working middle class with the influx of northerners and the era of Southern Democrats long since past.
Many blacks are moving back to these states from Detroit, Chicago and New York where they once fled and were denied even low-skilled industrial jobs that created the vicious cycle of poverty in these urban areas. They are finding both opportunities and acceptance in the south which southern democrats had once denied them.
I'm sure there are still places in the south - just like in the north - where discrimination and prejudice has not been completely stamped out. But discrimination and prejudice exists in some places everywhere and is not just limited to skin color.
There are plenty of other places in the south - and in the north - to live and especially in the 21st century.
You'll never convince liberals though that the majority of Americans have moved on past the racial issue. They cling to it for dear life. Why, I don't know. Well, yes I do.
The FBI reported that for 2006, hate crimes against gays increased to 16% from 14% in 2005, as percentage of total documented hate crimes across the U.S.[3] "The 2006 annual report, released on November 19, 2007, also said that hate crimes based on sexual orientation are the third most common type, behind race and religion.[3]" http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_viole...
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#933302 Jun 27, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Dancing on the head of a pin.
Couldn't win with Dems causing that pesky fillbuster-eh?
let's finish this.

MLK: Another indication that progress is being made was found in the recent presidential election in the United States. The American people revealed great maturity by overwhelmingly rejecting a presidential candidate who had become identified with extremism, racism, and retrogression. The voters of our nation rendered a telling blow to the radical right. They defeated those elements in our society which seek to pit white against Negro and lead the nation down a dangerous Fascist path.

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/...

he's talking about a republican.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#933303 Jun 27, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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You oughta know.
For all your hand wringing and attempts at argument the end result is an emotional appeal that has no business in law.
Weep all you want for the "little lost souls" the bottom line is humans are our most renewable resource. When you can demonstrate that abortions result in an unrecoverable loss to individuals or humankind then you'll have an argument.
Yep. Don't let her claim of logic deceive you.

She gets it confused with opinions.
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#933304 Jun 27, 2013
John Galt wrote:
By SENI TIENABESO (@seniABC) and MATT GUTMAN (@mattgutmanABC)
SANFORD, Fla. June 27, 2013
A teenage friend of Trayvon Martin was forced to admit today in the George Zimmerman murder trial that she did not write a letter that was sent to Martin's mother describing what she allegedly heard on a phone call with Martin moments before he was shot.
In a painfully embarassing moment, Rachel Jeantel was asked to read the letter out loud in court.
"Are you able to read that at all?" defense attorney Don West asked.
Jeantel, head bowed, eyes averted whispered into the court microphone, "Some but not all. I don't read cursive."
It sent a hush through the packed courtroom.
Jeantel, 19, was unable to read any of the letter save for her name.
That is truly saddening.
NJ raider 1

Paterson, NJ

#933305 Jun 27, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Pattersons even worse.
SHAME ON YOU---Newark AND Patterson should be closed down-NOW--for crudding up the Hudson and because you all STINK! Uh gasp gasp--may the ghosts of a thousand Mohican smallpox blanket fibers infest your armpits!
Now, you were saying something about being a mindless, empty bobbleheaded r-oboTIC? Oh HELL no-never was, never will be!
Okay stupid, I'll just tell you. Geographic land mass Vineland New Jersey. Now look on the internet & try & find something to say about Vineland. Meanwhile you just prove how much you truly know yourself. Your just dumb. Did you forget that you responded to a post about global warning, dumass? Alzheimer's kicking in?
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#933306 Jun 27, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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The O'Reilly Factor is syndicated worldwide. His prime time slot crushes every single cable news network in the ratings.
Maybe you're the one who's out of the loop. Political immaturity often prevents gaining a well-rounded perspective. Monkey see, monkey do is common among those so easily influenced by what is perceived as popular and cool.
You, too, will one day grow out of that phase and be able to think for yourself.
So with your great perspective, when was CRA repealed son?

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#933307 Jun 27, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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But Jean from Queens and Dumbass Dave would say that there is nothing in that biography that states that Lieberman was never a registered Republican.
Joe Lieberman was the GOP answer to Vermont's Bernie Sanders. Lieberman ran a a 'Reform Democrat':libertarian on social and economic issues ,but Big Government GOP on war issues.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#933308 Jun 27, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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You keep telling yourself that and repeating it like a good little parrot.
I have no opinion about Deen other than she was raised in the south and can't help her heritage or her party affiliation or the southern democrat mindset decades ago.
But when someone voluntarily admits to wrongdoing 30 years ago and even if they say things that raises eyebrows because of who they are and where they came but then apologizes for it, their life should not be ruined.
Why was Robert Byrd forgiven when he was in the KKK and did a heck of a lot more to black people than racial slurs and not Paula Deen?
You keep repeating CRA son.

So when was it repealed?
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#933309 Jun 27, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>lol! The more these idiots bring up the IRS, more political and idiotic they look.
Issa is really in the doghouse now. The guy screams 'the sky is falling!' so often when nothing's there.
For sure--obamas new and impwoved irs...just shows dem duh money to goes wit all they givverment benerfits...so long asit dont has to come off er they backs.

LoserTICS.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#933310 Jun 27, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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ROI and payback period are two entirely different things.
Then enlighten me son.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#933311 Jun 27, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Just takes one IRS witness who chooses to blow the whistle instead of taking the Fifth.
Already two have admitted concern about criminal liability.
Watergate took two and one-half years to unravel.
Not a problem.

So... what does that have to do with the WH?
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#933312 Jun 27, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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The O'Reilly Factor is syndicated worldwide. His prime time slot crushes every single cable news network in the ratings.
Maybe you're the one who's out of the loop. Political immaturity often prevents gaining a well-rounded perspective. Monkey see, monkey do is common among those so easily influenced by what is perceived as popular and cool.
You, too, will one day grow out of that phase and be able to think for yourself.
no, i don't think i'll be joining the 2.6% of the republicans who voted for Mitt any time soon.

carol....3 million viewers....58,167,260 Republicans voted for Romney....so as much as you'd like it to be otherwise, very little influence from the GOP PR network beyond those who need right wing talking heads to do their thinking for them.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#933313 Jun 27, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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For sure--obamas new and impwoved irs...just shows dem duh money to goes wit all they givverment benerfits...so long asit dont has to come off er they backs.
LoserTICS.
Are you on your drugs or off?
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#933314 Jun 27, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text> Okay stupid, I'll just tell you. Geographic land mass Vineland New Jersey. Now look on the internet & try & find something to say about Vineland. Meanwhile you just prove how much you truly know yourself. Your just dumb. Did you forget that you responded to a post about global warning, dumass? Alzheimer's kicking in?
Sandbar. Nuclear is NOT a viable energy option every where.(especially in extremely LOW cost KW areas where the WHINEDUHM is already so immense that it's ignorance decibles are almost UNbearable at times!!!)

Don't make me retract my support for clean, fresh, economical common SENSE lol.
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#933316 Jun 27, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>Not a problem.
So... what does that have to do with the WH?
The IRS called-they wish to review YOUR income.

ALL of it...including the illicit parts.

LoserTIC.

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