Barack Obama, our next President

"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 ... Full Story

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#961010 Aug 7, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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As well as eliminate any suggestion of bias.
Let's see who can stand on their own feet without assistance.
Ha! That's what Willkie said before debating FDR.

“Bill Clinton could have ”

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#961011 Aug 7, 2013
TSM wrote:
Obama to snub Putin at the G-20 while Kerry/Hagel will speak to Russia’s counterparts concerning Snowden ‘Laughable ‘ his action to snub Putin is a child trying to act macho Obama, Kerry, Hagel reminds me of the Three Stooges!!
Studied ignorance is a point of pride in the O'bama administration.

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#961012 Aug 7, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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Obama established the DHS?
News to me, probably news to him too.
Quit acting so stupid. It is his administration now. Did he or did he not appoint idiots to run it while he was in office?
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#961013 Aug 7, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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Y'all are so pathetic, here's the actual quote:
The California lawmaker went on to say that Snowden had violated his oath to defend the Constitution.
“He violated the oath, he violated the law. It’s treason.”
Don't expect a retraction.

It's typical of fetchie to try and slide a lie through on a regular basis, then run from it.
Anthony W

New York, NY

#961014 Aug 7, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
The idea that Obama is a racist reads as baffling to most Americans, but it makes sense if you understand the particular racial beliefs of conservatives. If the liberal perspective on racism is that racial inequality is a genuine fact of contemporary American life—and requires race-specific remedies—then the conservative view can be expressed with a line from Chief Justice John Roberts’s opinion in Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1:“The way to stop discrimination on the basis of race is to stop discriminating on the basis of race.”
In other words, only the “colorblind” are capable of stopping racism. What’s more, the inverse is also true: if you’re not colorblind, then you are incapable of stopping racism. Which leads to a final conclusion: anyone who treats race as a social reality is a racist. The corollary to this—seen here, for example—is that accusations of racism are more troubling than actual discrimination against minorities.
Because Obama acknowledges race as a force in American life—and because he even suggests that there are racists among us—he becomes the “real racist,” a construction designed to give conservatives moral high ground, while allowing them to insult Obama. After all, for them,“racist” is the worst accusation in American life.
This rhetoric, it should be said, extends beyond the fever swamps of the right wing. In his concurrence to Fisher v. Texas, the recently decided case on racial preferences in higher education, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas likens supporters of affirmative action to slaveholders and segregationists.“Slaveholders argued that slavery was a ‘positive good’ that civilized blacks and elevated them in every dimension of life,” wrote Thomas.“Segregationists likewise defended segregation on the ground that it provided more leadership opportunities for blacks.” In this telling, the real racism is using racial preferences to account for past discrimination.
With three years (and some change) left in President Obama’s term, we will see more of this rhetoric. Until then, however, it’s worth giving a quick primer on what racism is. Racism, as The Atlantic’s Ta-Nehisi Coates wrote last year, is the “broad sympathy toward some and broader skepticism toward others.” It’s both the miasma of beliefs and assumptions about blacks and other minorities, and the policies passed in response to those beliefs and assumptions. It’s the white supremacist heritage of this country and the ways in which it continues to shape individual lives. It’s “cantaloupe calves,”“stop and frisk,” and the presumption of black criminality.
What it isn’t, by far, is a black president who talks about race, and tries—whenever possible—to talk about its role in American life.
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/08...
Oh Jerry!

You had me at The idea that Obama is a racist,

You had me at The idea that Obama is a racist.

“Bill Clinton could have ”

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#961015 Aug 7, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text> Putin is taking the rejection much harder . He's pouting like a 2 year old just told that he's getting a bath before bedtime.
That is really a lie. Russia's government said Obama's decision showed the U.S. is unable to develop relations with Moscow on an "equal basis." Putin's foreign affairs adviser, Yuri Ushakov, played down the Kremlin's role in the Snowden controversy, describing the American's status as a situation that "hasn't been created by us."

Barack Hussein O'bama making President Putin look like the leader of the free world.

“Bill Clinton could have ”

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#961016 Aug 7, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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Y'all are so pathetic, here's the actual quote:
The California lawmaker went on to say that Snowden had violated his oath to defend the Constitution.
“He violated the oath, he violated the law. It’s treason.”
You are so pathetic. O'bama has done more to destroy this country than any whistle blower and yet...you defend him.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#961017 Aug 7, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text> That's silly! A meagre 10% tax on tanning salon services is too low to effect the buying behavior of the wealthy enough people who can afford to go to tanning salons. I guarantee that they won't fore-go the pleasure of getting a tan because the price goes up a dime on the dollar.
The word is "affect", not "effect", you illiterate Bocajew.

Tanning salons are low-class, low-rent places, mainly for the tattoo parlor crowd plus NYC Bocajews.

Others get their tan from the sun.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#961018 Aug 7, 2013
Chicagoan by Birth wrote:
<quoted text>Says the guy whose posts are always a contradiction. But he/she must.. be excused because he/she is a Barack Hussein Obama disciple??
You're right. I'm sorry.

Sooooo.... you found that Declaration of War against iraq, son?

Being that you're not a contradiction and all son.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#961019 Aug 7, 2013
Ilkwas wrote:
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ObamaKKKare? Then you should be for it. It's got your favorite club name right in the middle. Universal healthcare. That says special favor for the few. Yep.
To the contrary, the elites from government and labor unions are exempted from the ObamaKKKare ghetto.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#961020 Aug 7, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
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"John Galt"
filner is a a liberal loon, "silly's" type of man.
Peace
That too!

He was seducing military rape victims when he was Chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee.
shrimp_on_treadm ills

Oklahoma City, OK

#961021 Aug 7, 2013
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frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text> That's silly! A meagre 10% tax on tanning salon services is too low to effect the buying behavior of the wealthy enough people who can afford to go to tanning salons. I guarantee that they won't fore-go the pleasure of getting a tan because the price goes up a dime on the dollar.
uber wealthy would own their own tanning bed dum dum!
NJ raider 1

Newark, NJ

#961022 Aug 7, 2013
fetch almighty wrote:
<quoted text>Quit acting so stupid. It is his administration now. Did he or did he not appoint idiots to run it while he was in office?
This Coming from they who elected both Bush's, the dumbest of the 2 twice! Now those are 2 people to be proud of! Sarcasm!
shrimp_on_treadm ills

Oklahoma City, OK

#961023 Aug 7, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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Ha! That's what Willkie said before debating FDR.
Dood!
You are old!
Black Wino

Palm Desert, CA

#961025 Aug 7, 2013
Hmmmmmm..... da nation had'z a chance to tune in to da Tonight Show wid Jay Leno an King Obama... Obama delivered da same ole Looney Left campaign rhetoric chit... shooo.! I even has it memorized... Obama even gave Leno a cheap autographed 99cent. Hot Wheelz... Jay wuz so tickled an thankful... he almost washed Obama's wee-wee on stage....! Yowzaaa...
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#961026 Aug 7, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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Ha! That's what Willkie said before debating FDR.
Good one!
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#961027 Aug 7, 2013
shrimp_on_treadmills wrote:
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Dood!
You are old!
Perhaps you missed the point....

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#961028 Aug 7, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>You're right. I'm sorry.
Sooooo.... you found that Declaration of War against iraq, son?
Being that you're not a contradiction and all son.
I see Debil offered to lick your ass last night USM. LOL--tonto strikes me as your type.

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#961029 Aug 7, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text>This Coming from they who elected both Bush's, the dumbest of the 2 twice! Now those are 2 people to be proud of! Sarcasm!
Barack Hussein O'bama is making President GW Bush look like the smartest President in recent American history. Neither Bush was dumb. But O'bama has proven he is over and over again. What goes on at the Winter Olympics--do you know? how many states in the USA---do you know? what side is the golf side--can O'bama even find the United States on a map? doubtful. But there lots of chatter, chatter, chatter...

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#961031 Aug 7, 2013
fetch almighty wrote:
<quoted text>Quit acting so stupid. It is his administration now. Did he or did he not appoint idiots to run it while he was in office?
What does that have to do with "Constitution free zones"?

Where are these zones?

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