Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1263871 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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Since: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#944287 Jul 14, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>
WHERE is my egg foo young, son?
"Fenris"
Give the boy, "yuck" an opportunity to wipe the egg foo young off his face.
Peace

Since: Apr 09

Elmont, Long Island NY

#944288 Jul 14, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>
Yeah, that Rodney really led an accomplishment-filled life (before and after he got his azz kicked)......:-)
geat use of straw man fallacy. What ever Rodney King did before or after the trial had nothing to do with the case. The case was about police abuse of power, PERIOD.

Did the police officers involved abuse their power? Yes.
Was there an effort to cover it up? YES
Were changes made to the LAPD to improve it. YES

Is there still room for improvement. YES, as witnessed by the recent shooting of a dog by a police officer.
NJ raider 1

Baltimore, MD

#944289 Jul 14, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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If he had used his voice instead of his fists to express frustration after confronting the person who - wrongly or rightly - believed he looked suspicious, it could have ended much differently.
When one is wrongly misjudged, violence is never the first reaction to resolve it.
Surely, you agree.
This is where your involuntaryracist kicks in. Since when is interrogating the victim the right thing to do? Scrutinizing, saying what he should've done. Since you don't know because, you've never been stalked, followed, & chased. Chances are Trayvon stopped & stood his ground because, running makes you tired &, one can defend himself when tired. Like I've said, there's going to be alot of non criminal offenses now. You've just told criminals that, it's legal to stalk, follow, & case houses in broad daylight. After all, it's not a crime right? The thought that someone can cause another to rightfully fear for ones life, then kill said person &, claim you fear for your life is ridiculous! & you should be ashamed for being grown & thinking that way. Cool with me tho, I know how to play that game too!
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf

United States

#944290 Jul 14, 2013
Ok folks, its time to leave you with the first installment of our new series "learn to spell with NJraider1".

The word for today is "PASTURIZE". Now, lets have lil NJ use it in a sentence:

"De judge say to me in court yeserday, "NJ, sht you in dis time so deep it's pasturize".....

Waxman

Windsor, CT

#944291 Jul 14, 2013
Karma is a_______ wrote:
<quoted text>
so just so that I get this straight you're against the DOJ spending money to provide technical assistance, conciliation, and onsite mediation during demonstrations between local law enforcement agencies and the protesters?
I'm guessing that you'd rather have the demonstrations deteriorate into riots, with injuries and property damage??
In my experience every penny spent on prevent is well worth it rather than tens of thousands in damages.
Of course, I'm pretty sure when you see the DoJ spend money on technical assistance, you naturally assume teaching protesters how to protest.
You really are clueless...

“These documents detail the extraordinary intervention by the Justice Department in the pressure campaign leading to the prosecution of George Zimmerman,” said Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton.“My guess is that most Americans would rightly object to taxpayers paying government employees to help organize racially-charged demonstrations.”

Moron.
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf

United States

#944292 Jul 14, 2013
Karma is a_______ wrote:
<quoted text>
geat use of straw man fallacy. What ever Rodney King did before or after the trial had nothing to do with the case. The case was about police abuse of power, PERIOD.
Did the police officers involved abuse their power? Yes.
Was there an effort to cover it up? YES
Were changes made to the LAPD to improve it. YES
Is there still room for improvement. YES, as witnessed by the recent shooting of a dog by a police officer.
I'll grant you they went more than a little overboard in the arrest, but rodney king deserved to be beaten down just for using his vehicle as a deadly weapon and threatening many innocent people's lives.

I also saw the shooting of the dog, and that officer was a puscee bitch phag for opening fire. However, the main cause of that whole problem was the the loser, rabble-rousing negro owner of the dog. He should be horsewhipped in the street for causing the death of that poor pup (and he is as useless a POS as rodney king was).....:-)

Since: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#944293 Jul 14, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Yep, she probably had a public defender and you know these rightwingers were pouring money into his defense fund. Money can buy you freedom. Sad state of affairs. That's not justice.
"homo"
You are correct. oj proved money can by freedom.
Peace
KMA
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#944294 Jul 14, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text>This is where your involuntaryracist kicks in. Since when is interrogating the victim the right thing to do? Scrutinizing, saying what he should've done. Since you don't know because, you've never been stalked, followed, & chased. Chances are Trayvon stopped & stood his ground because, running makes you tired &, one can defend himself when tired. Like I've said, there's going to be alot of non criminal offenses now. You've just told criminals that, it's legal to stalk, follow, & case houses in broad daylight. After all, it's not a crime right? The thought that someone can cause another to rightfully fear for ones life, then kill said person &, claim you fear for your life is ridiculous! & you should be ashamed for being grown & thinking that way. Cool with me tho, I know how to play that game too!
NJ raider trying to make chicken salad out of more chicken shit...

Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, make millions humping the back of stupid blacks pimping Race Hatred you dumb Negro ...

It's the culture...
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#944297 Jul 14, 2013
"There is a class of colored people who make a business of keeping the troubles, the wrongs and hardships of the Negro race before the public. Having learned that they are able to make a living out of their troubles, they have grown into the settled habit of advertising their wrongs - partly because they want sympathy and partly because it pays. Some of these people do not want the Negro to lose his grievances, because they do not want to lose their jobs."... Quote: Former Slave Booker T. Washington 1911..

And.. One Hundred years later?..

Still... NO! Hope and NO! Change...

It's the culture..
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#944298 Jul 14, 2013
tell_it_like_it_IS wrote:
<quoted text>
The only failure here is your ability to have your own thought....
Cuttie pasty!
i agree with the opinion.

and maybe you can explain to us why some conservatives seem to be on an 'We're not racist, everyone else is!' kick?

kinda like how every bad thing that happened during Bush has somehow become the fault of democrats? even the Iraq 'war', which no one is buying beyond 3 million FOXbots.

The audacity of the conservative hypocrisy can at times leave you speechless. The fact that they think everyone else is as ignorant as they are once again speaks to the failure of natural selection.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#944299 Jul 14, 2013
fetch almighty wrote:
<quoted text>Derick BELL the crazed communist that was O'bama's mentor. OH my. Justice didn't fail anyone.
so are you going to tell us about Beck's new flight of fancy?

don't just leave us hanging.

Since: Apr 09

Elmont, Long Island NY

#944301 Jul 14, 2013
Waxman wrote:
<quoted text>
You really are clueless...
“These documents detail the extraordinary intervention by the Justice Department in the pressure campaign leading to the prosecution of George Zimmerman,” said Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton.“My guess is that most Americans would rightly object to taxpayers paying government employees to help organize racially-charged demonstrations.”
Moron.
First, judicizal watch is a biased organization. I noticed that they only released the expense reports, and not where and on what the money was spent on. One can only wonder why they didn't release that information.

What was the technical assistance?
Who received it?

Where does it say the money was spent on organizing the demonstrators?
Could it had been spent on organizing the local police, fire department and other gov't services to response to the demonstrations?

We've already seen what happens when local authorities aren't prepared for massive demonstrations, be it the Rodney Kig verdict riots or the University of Michigan winning a championship riots.

BTW: "These documents detail the extraordinary intervention by the Justice Department in the pressure campaign leading to the prosecution of George Zimmerman,” this is the opinion Tom Fitton, not a statement of fact, learn the difference
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#944302 Jul 14, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>
Oh, "hi" abdul. How's your day goin?
abdul? i was not part of Mitt's entourage!

http://www.aaiusa.org/blog/entry/romney-campa...

i can just see Geller and crew drumming up fear because of the Muslim Brotherhood Republicans in the WH.

Since: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#944303 Jul 14, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>
Oh, "hi" abdul. How's your day goin?
"Fenris"
"sonic's" day is going just fine. He is just getting warmed up, he will cut and paste all day.
Peace
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#944304 Jul 14, 2013
FBI report: No evidence George Zimmerman is racist

Federal civil-rights investigators interviewed dozens of George Zimmerman's friends, neighbors and co-workers, and no one said he was a racist, records released Thursday show.

FBI agents spread out across the state, talking to three dozen people, including gun-shop employees, Zimmerman's ex-fiancée and the Sanford police detective who led the investigation into the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black 17-year-old.

http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2012-07-1...

It's the culture..

Since: Apr 09

Elmont, Long Island NY

#944305 Jul 14, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>
I'll grant you they went more than a little overboard in the arrest, but rodney king deserved to be beaten down just for using his vehicle as a deadly weapon and threatening many innocent people's lives.
I also saw the shooting of the dog, and that officer was a puscee bitch phag for opening fire. However, the main cause of that whole problem was the the loser, rabble-rousing negro owner of the dog. He should be horsewhipped in the street for causing the death of that poor pup (and he is as useless a POS as rodney king was).....:-)
we must have saw different videos. In the one I saw, the man arrested was simply asking why in a predominately black neighbor hood, there were no black officers present. He was video taping the event, which BTW is completely legal. I don't know what the police said to him, but he put his dog in the car, then put his hands behind his head and turned around.

What did he do to warrent an arrest? I didn't see any action that looked illegal. The police are servants of the public, the man arrested is part of the public. Techically speaking, the police work for him. If he had a question, they should answer it. However, all too often, the police seem to forget who they work for.
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#944306 Jul 14, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
i agree with the opinion.
and maybe you can explain to us why some conservatives seem to be on an 'We're not racist, everyone else is!' kick?
kinda like how every bad thing that happened during Bush has somehow become the fault of democrats? even the Iraq 'war', which no one is buying beyond 3 million FOXbots.
The audacity of the conservative hypocrisy can at times leave you speechless. The fact that they think everyone else is as ignorant as they are once again speaks to the failure of natural selection.
Thank you in advance sonicmoron--I know you want us to be as informed as a Foxbot like you.

Even though it's rather obvious you are a loser, Jail house wife and/or lap dancer bitch...

It's the culture...

Since: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#944307 Jul 14, 2013
I have to note that "real dumb" and "poop" are silent. They predicted that Zimmerman would be found guilty. Now they are strangely silent. I wonder why?
Peace

Since: Apr 09

Elmont, Long Island NY

#944308 Jul 14, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>
I'll grant you they went more than a little overboard in the arrest, but rodney king deserved to be beaten down just for using his vehicle as a deadly weapon and threatening many innocent people's lives.
I also saw the shooting of the dog, and that officer was a puscee bitch phag for opening fire. However, the main cause of that whole problem was the the loser, rabble-rousing negro owner of the dog. He should be horsewhipped in the street for causing the death of that poor pup (and he is as useless a POS as rodney king was).....:-)
one mo thing, just so I understand you correctly

All drunk drivers be beaten down repeatively by upwards to 20 police officers?

Does that include female drunk drivers?
Teenage kids?

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#944309 Jul 14, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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As the police chief queried, "How did we get to this point?" I have to wonder if the actions of these two young men had anything to do with the Zimmerman/Martin case.
I'm going to be in Chicago next month and, believe me, I won't be doing any walking in the west and south sides of the city.
You can walk any where in a burka-no one wants to touch them. Besides every area of Chicago has experienced murders, it isn't just the west or the sout side, you are an idiot if you think it is.

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