Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1275258 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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“Often imitated”

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#933792 Jun 27, 2013
GOPIdiots wrote:
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LOL The Tea Turds are a drag on the GOP. Aside from the GOP base, Tea Turds are unpopular with Americans.
Approve 37%
Disapprove 45%
"tea turds" scare the pants off you l.l.w. Good.

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#933793 Jun 27, 2013
Eman wrote:
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Jump, mini-me, jump. Higher little guy. Higher. get those short little legs workin.
First 23,800 of 23,976 had same suckass 49er's avatar.
Next 176 dumbass posts had 8 different avatars used by a moron that is running but can't hide.
Who's jumping, puss?

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#933795 Jun 27, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
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"Eman"
"sonic" wishes the US would deny the anti-Islam bloggers the right of free speech.
Peace
He's a liberal. He's all for free speech, as long as it's speech he agrees with.

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Westerville, OH

#933796 Jun 27, 2013
Trayvon girlfriend shown she is a Liberal, she acted as a Liberal, express herself as a Liberal and therefore

All Liberals are equally trash!

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#933797 Jun 27, 2013
PDUPONT wrote:
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REALLY STUPID! Did Gore make his money from bankrupting companies like Dade International and destroying workers lives like Romney did? No.
You're an idiot Carol!
Evergreen Solar ($25 million)*
SpectraWatt ($500,000)*
Solyndra ($535 million)*
Beacon Power ($43 million)*
Nevada Geothermal ($98.5 million)
SunPower ($1.2 billion)
First Solar ($1.46 billion)
Babcock and Brown ($178 million)
EnerDelís subsidiary Ener1 ($118.5 million)*
Amonix ($5.9 million)
Fisker Automotive ($529 million)
Abound Solar ($400 million)*
A123 Systems ($279 million)*
Willard and Kelsey Solar Group ($700,981)*
Brightsource ($1.6 billion)
ECOtality ($126.2 million)
Raser Technologies ($33 million)*
Energy Conversion Devices ($13.3 million)*
Mountain Plaza, Inc.($2 million)*
Olsenís Crop Service and Olsenís Mills Acquisition Company ($10 million)*
Range Fuels ($80 million)*
Thompson River Power ($6.5 million)*
Stirling Energy Systems ($7 million)*
Azure Dynamics ($5.4 million)*
GreenVolts ($500,000)
Vestas ($50 million)
LG Chemís subsidiary Compact Power ($151 million)
Nordic Windpower ($16 million)*
Navistar ($39 million)
Satcon ($3 million)*
Konarka Technologies Inc.($20 million)*
Mascoma Corp.($100 million)

Obama bankrupting companies, misusing tax payer dollars and destroying workers lives. You're an idiot PDupont!

It's the culture...

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#933798 Jun 27, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text>"Darrell Issa (R-CA) is going to ignore facts once again, and forge ahead, even though he was called out Sunday by Representative Elijah Cummings (D-MD), the top Democrat on the House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee.
Cummings released a partial official interview transcript to Candy Crowley on CNNís State of the Union Sunday, and it was revealed that the IRS manager behind the extra review of Tea Party groups described himself as a conservative Republican during the interviews." http://www.politicususa.com/2013/06/10/darrel...
and IRS targets liberals

The scandal surrounding the Internal Revenue Service's handling of tea party groups took a left turn this week after congressional Democrats revealed that the tax agency had also targeted liberal groups for scrutiny. The revelation led some liberals to declare that the controversy was a manufactured one, created by a partisan Republican (Rep. Darrell Issa of Vista) to taint President Obama.
If only. The new information changes the context profoundly, but it doesn't explain why IRS employees made wholly inappropriate demands for information from politically active groups seeking nonprofit status under Sections 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) of the tax code. Nor does it explain why applications from some groups languished for years while lower-level IRS agents waited in vain for guidance from headquarters.
The scandal has always had two main elements: the "be on the lookout" lists the IRS used to flag certain applicants for special scrutiny, and how that scrutiny was conducted. The first of these issues -- and only the first -- was recast this week when Rep. Sander Levin (D-Mich.), the top Democrat on the House Ways and Means Committee, released BOLO lists from August 2010 to April 2013. Although heavily redacted, they revealed that tea party groups were hardly the only ones flagged for extra screening.
Other would-be nonprofit groups singled out include "progressive" or "blue" organizations ("Activities are partisan and appear anti-Republican"), as well as those involved in "Occupied Territory Advocacy" ("Applications may be inflammatory, advocate a one-sided point of view, and promotional materials may signify propaganda"), medical marijuana, paying down the national debt, setting up regional health information exchanges and accountable care organizations and promoting open source software. Some on the BOLO lists had obvious political overtones; others simply presented new questions about who should receive a tax exemption.
The oldest of the BOLO lists released by Levin -- the ones from August 2010 through March 2011 -- indicate that the IRS had been flagging applications from progressive groups for some time, while tea party groups were newly receiving scrutiny. In the case of the former, the list says that "their 'progressive' activities appear to show that (c)(3) may not be appropriate." (Section 501(c)(3) groups collect tax-deductible contributions and may not engage in any campaigning.) For the latter, the list says the applications for (c)(3) or (c)(4) status should be sent to a particular IRS group for review with help from Exempt Organizations Technical, a group of experts in Washington.(Section 501(c)(4) groups collect donations that are not tax-deductible, and they may participate in political campaigns so long as it's not their primary activity.)

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#933799 Jun 27, 2013
Emoron wrote:
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First 23,800 of 23,976 had same suckass 49er's avatar.
Next 176 dumbass posts had 8 different avatars used by a moron that is running but can't hide.
Who's jumping, puss?
If I had a legitimate ignore list like "leosnana lily"... I'd put you on it you moron....

It's the culture...

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#933800 Jun 27, 2013
Emoron wrote:
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First 23,800 of 23,976 had same suckass 49er's avatar.
Next 176 dumbass posts had 8 different avatars used by a moron that is running but can't hide.
Who's jumping, puss?
Come on mini-me, don't get discouraged. You can do it. Work those little stubby legs. jump, mini-me. jump!

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#933801 Jun 27, 2013
PDUPONT wrote:
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REALLY STUPID! Did Gore make his money from bankrupting companies like Dade International and destroying workers lives like Romney did? No.
You're an idiot Carol!
They don't want anyone to be a success out of the clean energy industry yet bow down to the icons of the fossil fuel industry and they talk about liberals being brain washed. lol

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GOPIdiots

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#933802 Jun 27, 2013
Eman wrote:
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"tea turds" scare the pants off you l.l.w. Good.
Correction.
Tea Turds make me laugh my ass off.
Legitimate rape.
The female body shuts down and can't get pregnant from rape.
That's e
what tea Party candidates contribute to the political dialogue.
How'd that work out for GOP Senate candidates in 2012?

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#933803 Jun 27, 2013
martinezjosei wrote:
Trayvon girlfriend shown she is a Liberal, she acted as a Liberal, express herself as a Liberal and therefore
All Liberals are equally trash!
Rachel Jentel a certifiable educated, brain smart liberal will help George Zimmerman with his case.

It's the culture...

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#933804 Jun 27, 2013
OzRitz wrote:
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They don't want anyone to be a success out of the clean energy industry yet bow down to the icons of the fossil fuel industry and they talk about liberals being brain washed. lol
Your z-350 is not a clean energy auto you hypocrite...

Typical Al Gore liberal "Do as I say, Not as I do"...

It's the culture..

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John Galt

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#933805 Jun 27, 2013
GOPIdiots wrote:
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How about just bulldozing all the foreclosed properties that make up
the Inland Empire?
Contrary to popular belief, relatively few foreclosures have occurred and there is a shortage of properties for sale. Additional foreclosures might reduce the strong upward pressure on housing prices.

Temecula is at the far fringe of the Inland Empire, more in common with North County San Diego.

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#933806 Jun 27, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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Actually, I think it was my old nemesis who just returned.
You're off the hook.
I didn't realize I was on.

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Patriot

Boulder, CO

#933807 Jun 27, 2013
Whistleblower Reveals World Bank Corruption in New Interview

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Whistleblowers continue to endure an increasing level of targeting and prosecution by an administration that touts its commitment to transparency. Despite this, many brave insiders continue to come forward to reveal the extent of corruption at the highest levels.

Former World Bank Senior Legal Counsel, Karen Hudes, is revealing important information about corruption at the World Bank, and a tiny group pulling the strings of politicians and the media to suppress knowledge of their activities...

http://www.activistpost.com/2013/06/whistlebl...

- ALSO -

http://creepingsharia.wordpress.com/2013/06/1...

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#933808 Jun 27, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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100% of groups with "progressive" were also flagged. Guess that indicates nothing to you.
Give him a break. Intelligence wasn't something he was striving for.

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#933809 Jun 27, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Because established politicians get things done. The Teaparty is a joke.
lol! Here! Here!

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#933810 Jun 27, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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You seemed to have graduated from Wu Mao Dang School with honors.
Write a book. Just like Mao did.
I heard you were kicked out.

... too radical apparently!

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#933811 Jun 27, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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That's not possible.
Request something simpler.
How about a Lobotomy with a B&D Hand Drill?
No, I've seen the results son.

And you're not pretty.

And yes, there was no attempt to enlighten me. So it's clear what's missing.

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Orlando, FL

#933812 Jun 27, 2013
PDUPONT wrote:
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REALLY STUPID! Did Gore make his money from bankrupting companies like Dade International and destroying workers lives like Romney did? No.
You're an idiot Carol!
No, he made his money fudging scientific evidence to prove liberals will believe anything - especially his malarkey about carbon footprints while leaving his own everywhere he went - and then made a mint selling his low-rated news channel to Al Jazeera, a network where anti-Semitism is woven into its fabric of reporting.

More businesses are successful because of Romney taking the risks than the few that would have gone bankrupt anyway.

More people have jobs because of Romney taking the risks than the ones who would have found themselves jobless anyway.

What does Al Gore have to show for his Romney-like prosperity?

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