Barack Obama, our next President

There are 20 comments on the Nov 5, 2008, Hampton Roads Daily Press story 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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Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#964445 Aug 15, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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How do you explain the birth announcement? Obama's mother's claim to US birth?
Typical weasel response - didn't answer the question where he got his info from.

This idiot isn't worth conversing with.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#964446 Aug 15, 2013
Emoron wrote:
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We agree on this. Your teabaggers have slowed America's recovery from the Bush recession.
Mission accomplished!
Al Qaeda has been decimated (Buroc Millhouse Obama before Benghazi).

Mission accomplished!
Anthony W

New York, NY

#964447 Aug 15, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Not true at all. I don't care how many e-mails you have received from you Tea Party buddies.
First of all, all Tea Party members should be Stopped & Frisked as if they were hoodie wearing thugs and then put into camps like the Democrats did to Japanese Americans during WWII.

And then we need to make government bigger than Orwell predicted it would be. A good start here in New York City has been Mayor Bloomberg’s practice of employing baseless searches as a means to fight crime even though it has probably prevented the deaths of thousands of minorities who live in awful neighborhoods.

I mean, it kind of mirrors how the Federal government has decided to regulate the economy. Rather than focusing on the criminals, our great, large, over-reaching government has decided to conduct a shotgun blast approach to any – and every – problem they deem exists.

Like, rather than looking at the structural regulations that sent the housing sector into free-fall, the government implemented Dodd-Frank. Now phone banks are being set up in New York, and other major cities, to troll the area for homeowners who feel wronged by their bank.(Raise your hand if you don’t... Yeah, I didn’t think there’d be many hands.)

The capricious nature of our government’s enforcement policies don’t help the situation. The DOJ has decided that the mass shooting (by a self-avowed Jihadist) at Fort Hood was merely workplace violence; but THOSE PESKY TEA PARTY GROUPS should be put on a watch list for “homegrown terrorism”.

The political uncertainty, as much as poor fiscal policy, is largely to blame for the US economy’s inability to fully recover.

OBAMACARE ALONE HAS PRODUCED MORE UNCERTAINTY IN THE ECONOMY, THAN DICK CHENEY WITH A SHOTGUN.(Picture Elmer Fudd chasing that Wascally Wabbit).

President Barack Obama unilaterally declared a one year delay in the “employer mandate” for Obamacare, while writing up new eligibility requirements for the exchanges; and HIS UNELECTED BUREAUCRATS are writing more regulations every day. In the same random fashion as a good-old-New-York-City-traffic -stop, punitive regulations are catching businesses off guard.

A foundational principle to any successful economy – and for that matter any successful society – is a strong regard for the law. George Washington said we are a nation of laws, not of men. And far from being sexist, the statement was constructed to highlight the important role of equal treatment... And a dependable expectation of government’s limitations. That expectation has been eroding, and with it so has our productivity.

IN A PROGRESSIVE NATION, LIMITATIONS ON GOVERNMENT ARE ONLY HEEDED AS LONG AS THEY DO NOT INTERFERE WITH THE LIBERAL AGENDA. After all, notice that Bloomberg swore to continue the procedure, not because of his faith in its constitutionality but because of its perceived effectiveness.

Mayor Bloomberg’s most recent spat with constitutional rights should not surprise many people. He’s fought against his citizen’s second amendment rights, their first amendment rights, and now their fourth amendment rights. But, c’mon...

The Feds have been doing that, and more, for ages. He’s just not as good at it as the guys in DC.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#964448 Aug 15, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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EVERYONE should be responsible enough to carry health insurance. Unfortunately too citizens are of the carefree, devil-may-care mentality which requires intervention. By gambling on your good health, you put all of us at risk of covering your emergency care at at later date. IMO, charging you $1,050 a year for your stupidity is justified.
The "number" for those of us who are responsible adults is the cost we pay for our insurance and with it, our peace of mind. What I would really like to see is people like you denied access at the emergency room door.
This is a good example of a nasty, vile, fascist Democrat. She wishes death upon those that don't think like she does.

She believes government is the answer to everything and that destroying our health care system is better than just fixing what the problem was.

Be careful what you wish for, hater. Sometimes what you wish upon others bites you where your brains are, hater Democrat.
TheIndependentMa jority

Somerset, KY

#964449 Aug 15, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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Dufus, Obama's mother even calls him "Barry Soetoro" in her application to Ford Foundation in 1981 to receive travel benefits for children, to be consistent with the name he is registered at Occidental with, you dumbass.
Pakistan-really?

(that does explain the time gap in the "Dreams of.." book!)

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#964450 Aug 15, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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And, since when does any Democrat think any law is enforced. Have you been in a goddam coma the past 4 years?
Only thing true is that the republicans think laws are not meant to be enforced if they don't like them because it would make President Obama look good ---Obamacare and the Dodd-Frank Financial Reform are American laws now but republicans want to rebel against them I say lock all those republicans up for not obeying the laws just like they did to Henry Thoreau.

“On Deck”

Since: Aug 08

French Polynesia

#964451 Aug 15, 2013
What kind of joker are you anyway?
A lot of people just don't have any money for bloated insurance policies which are overburdened with exemptions and deductibles.
Their income levels are not a reliable indicator of their intelligence level or responsibleness, nor does that make them any less human than you.
Lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#964452 Aug 15, 2013
Emoron wrote:
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This is evidence that you belong in a mental hospital.
Phenomenal!!
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#964453 Aug 15, 2013
even FOX is not immune to right wing crazy.....

Conservative Group: Replacing Hannity With Kelly A ‘Pro-Homosexual’ Move

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/c...

get a grip right wing crazy folks. without FOX you have nothing beyond Beck TV.

TheBlaze TV. free trial offer. better get in there and suck up some crazy since FOX is about one homo away from being a left wing propaganda channel.

http://www.video.theblaze.com/index.jsp
Lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#964454 Aug 15, 2013
Buroc Millhouse Obama wrote:
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This is a good example of a nasty, vile, fascist Democrat. She wishes death upon those that don't think like she does.
She believes government is the answer to everything and that destroying our health care system is better than just fixing what the problem was.
Be careful what you wish for, hater. Sometimes what you wish upon others bites you where your brains are, hater Democrat.
Oh shut up gunner, the taxpayers of Ct are paying for your healthcare

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#964455 Aug 15, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
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You probably didn't catch the ACTUAL news today (what with all the weirdo spam sites you visit). Hillary Dillary ck's 2016 campaign hopes went up in smoke (along with the clinton foundation).
Good times.....:-)
You need to read beyond Breibart. The news is good. After Chelsea joined the board of the Clinton Foundation in 2011, the Clintons, after relying on others to run the organization, are now taking on a bigger role in its management and shifting its focus. It has been tremendously successful.
TheIndependentMa jority

Somerset, KY

#964456 Aug 15, 2013
Anthony W wrote:
<quoted text>First of all, all Tea Party members should be Stopped & Frisked as if they were hoodie wearing thugs and then put into camps like the Democrats did to Japanese Americans during WWII.
Sniff..sniff...ah smell...baiting of a ....

"Bigoted sexist!"

lol.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#964458 Aug 15, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text> Only thing true is that the republicans think laws are not meant to be enforced if they don't like them because it would make President Obama look good ---Obamacare and the Dodd-Frank Financial Reform are American laws now but republicans want to rebel against them I say lock all those republicans up for not obeying the laws just like they did to Henry Thoreau.
Wow! Are you a mindless hypocrite or what?

Obama has unilaterally changed and not carries out law by selectively ignoring parts of the ACA, which violates his Oath of Office and responsibilities as President.

"Lawmaker says Obama's selective enforcement of laws 'demeaning to our democracy'"

Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/house/3...
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" ...it is beyond dispute that Congress can use its power of the purse to defund Obamacare—both its mandatory and discretionary spending—in appropriations legislation this fall. The lone remaining question is whether Congress can summon the political will to do so."

http://www.heritage.org/research/factsheets/2...

You have no clue what you are talking about, Obamabot.
Anthony W

New York, NY

#964459 Aug 15, 2013
Buroc Millhouse Obama wrote:
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Al Qaeda has been decimated (Buroc Millhouse Obama before Benghazi).
Mission accomplished!
President Obama confided in me that this has RUINED HIS GOLF GAME!!!

Every time he is out hitting the ball, he has flashbacks of Valerie Jarrett dragging him off the course and telling him to sit in the chair for a photo shoot of him giving the OK to shoot Bin.

And personally, he didn't really ever have a problem with Bin, because they both want to destroy Wall Street and capitalism. Bin was just doing it faster and more thoroughly.

“Constitutionalis t”

Since: Dec 10

Spring, TX

#964460 Aug 15, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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so why are yours so ludicrous?
what did that GOP congressman say to the birther queen the other day?
"I don't give a shit."
RINOs are Democrats, dumbass.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#964461 Aug 15, 2013
Lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Phenomenal!!
Easily Impressed!!

“Constitutionalis t”

Since: Dec 10

Spring, TX

#964462 Aug 15, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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So how did Obama use "Barack O'Bama" Hawaii high school transcripts to get into Occidental as foreign student"Barry Soetero"?
Good question. I'd like to know the answer to that, too.
Lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#964463 Aug 15, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Well here's a total crock of sht from the resident liar.
Second Harvest also participated in the Ashe County outreach program.
Mountain pride apparently means not understanding how to apply for benefits via computer or be bothered by remember the balance on the card. Oh my!
There are dozens of other outreach programs in Ashe County NC were illiteracy remains something to take pride in. www.ashechildren.org
Lol
TheIndependentMa jority

Somerset, KY

#964464 Aug 15, 2013
loose cannon wrote:
What kind of joker are you anyway?
A lot of people just don't have any money for bloated insurance policies which are overburdened with exemptions and deductibles.
Their income levels are not a reliable indicator of their intelligence level or responsibleness, nor does that make them any less human than you.
A cluless Givvernment fweeriding suck off of anyone else's any and everything so long as they don't have raise an entitleMentalcase hand libuhrulTic sector type, no doubt.

AKA: An Ozombie velveteenage postuh, jackboot licking groupie.

“On Deck”

Since: Aug 08

French Polynesia

#964465 Aug 15, 2013
You've done nothing to reduce health care costs at it's source, but instead have added mountains of more red tape and inefficiency.

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