Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1314323 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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#967270 Aug 20, 2013
Six Figures wrote:
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Are you serious?
Article about Vietnam still haunting veterans. How old were you?
Survived the war, Agent Orange and PTSD?
No, no, no, he not mean Vietnam, that was pretty well all wrapped up by them, except for packing up the collaborators and running like rabbits. He mean the War in Canada to avoid being deported back to the US to go to jail for draft evasion. Janitors received amnesty in that one too.

Longmont, CO

#967271 Aug 20, 2013

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Since: May 11

Gettysburg, PA

#967272 Aug 20, 2013
Eman wrote:
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You call other peoples mother a slut. You are the source. NOw stfu before you look even more foolish racist fck.
You know darn wel Dumbwaiter & you right whiners were calling Obama's mother a slut long before a turned the tables in Dumbwaiter.

But hey, Eman keep defending those that trash women & use racial slurs.

You right whiners like to defend your own.

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#967273 Aug 20, 2013
steve richards wrote:
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Apparently they got their hands on an illegal weapon before Traygone did, the results are the same tho.
Yeah, I guess following bonehead NRA spokes-monkey Wayne LaPierre's advice just didn't work. There was NO 'good guy showing up with a gun'.

“Constitutionalis t”

Since: Dec 10

Spring, TX

#967274 Aug 20, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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The housing collapse started in 2006. Before Dodd & Frank had committee chairs.
Your own post said it.
But you said two years after Dodd & Frank began oversight which would be Jan of 2011.
You just called yourself a liar.
The COLLAPSE was in 2008, dumbass. The decline began in 2006.

Christopher Dodd took over chairmanship of the Senate Banking Committee in January, 2007, idiot. Barney Frank took over chairmanship of the Financial Services Committee in January, 2007, you fucking moron.
We heard a constant stream of lies from these two all the way up to the collapse at the end of 2008, dumbass.
Who is feeding you all this bullshit? They're making you look like an ignorant clown... which is probably no major feat.

Since: May 11

Gettysburg, PA

#967275 Aug 20, 2013
Eman wrote:
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You are one stupid fck. Homer implied 30 million people were denied health indurance prior to aca. I was showing him how stupid that sounded. Homer got it.
So 30 million had no insurance.

The ACA will enable 30 million to get it.

The Republicans in repealing the ACA would deny those 30 million that coverage.

You said no one was denied health insurance since 1880. You tell that to millions with medical conditions that got denied for coverage prior to the ACA since you want to bring back that practice.

You're a GD idiot.

“Constitutionalis t”

Since: Dec 10

Spring, TX

#967276 Aug 20, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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I certainly would not call a pretend oilfield engineer whose salary we all subsidize an economist.
What subsidies?

Deltona, FL

#967277 Aug 20, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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It was radical Islamists in Nigeria. I misunderstood where this had happened on the news the other day.
Muslim Brotherhood supporters did burn Christian schools and churches in Egypt but no one was killed inside to my knowledge.
You don't support the MB by any chance?
Qatar, home to Al Jazeera, supports the Muslim Brotherhood as does Jordan and many other US allies.

Your pals at FOX News have you very confused about the Muslim Brotherhood, your confusion is apparent in your posts on the topic.

BTW Qatar was very helpful to the Bush Administration regarding the Iraq invasion and the Bush Administration, in return, was very generou$


#967278 Aug 20, 2013
Waxman wrote:
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Hey Moonbat! How is Sweden doing?
Wax Man start sounding more and more like DB; ask same stoopid questions over and over. Sweden doing fine just doesn't stay light long enough in winter. Danmark doing fine, Norway doing fine, Finland doing fine. Scandinavian nations and protectorates try to break from fold and embrace market capitalism are suckin' the big bony bag.

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#967279 Aug 20, 2013
The federal government has gotten too big to oversee abuses in the welfare programs or even manage veterans' benefits.

The SNAP program was designed to feed hungry children and the truly needy.

But all welfare programs were meant to be temporary - not a permanent lifestyle.

So money is being taken out of the paychecks of the lower middle class who are struggling to feed their own children without food stamps.

Only because the federal government has become so huge, it can't even see its toes.

Why is putting the federal government back in its place and giving the power back to the states such a bad idea to most liberals?

Honolulu, HI

#967280 Aug 20, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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The recession was caused by the Democrats' Marxist CRA subprime housing loan program that collapsed the economy after two years of oversight by Democrats Dodd and Frank.
lol! It was caused by capitalism son.

You're just too stupid to understand and you refuse to!

Honolulu, HI

#967281 Aug 20, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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That's because the CRA welfare mortgages were bundled into traunches and transferred to Special Purpose Vehicles in foreign countries, then sold back to the original mortgage underwriting company as a single unit, removing the individual worthless mortgages from their books and replacing them with a single traunch which cannot be investigated without the governments of the countries these Special Purpose Vehicles were created in forcing these Special Purpose Vehicles to open their books for investigation... something the government of the United States has not done.
If you want direct proof, why not ask Ben Bernanke why he specifically referenced "Special Purpose Vehicles" in his testimony to Barney Frank's committee, after which all questioning of him immediately ceased, and it was enough to shut every Democrat mouth in DC and guarantee 100 percent support from Democrats for him to resume as head of the Fed.
You really don't know anything about this, do you?
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#967282 Aug 20, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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Assuming this is true (you didn't provide a source), it's not about not wanting children to be fed. It would be great if that's all SNAP was used for and to feed the truly needy.
It's about a massive federal government not overseeing the abuse and fraud because of its massive size which is taking money out of the paychecks of the middle and lower middle classes who are struggling to survive and feed their children without food stamps.
Don't you care about hardworking Americans who are just getting by without food stamps having to pay for those who have no problem abusing the broken system, especially since this president stifled jobs with Obamacare and encourages a welfare state?
You must know abuse and fraud is going on everywhere. There are absolutely no restrictions and no oversight. It's a smorgasbord of entitlements to anyone without a conscience.
Surely, you know there are people who have no conscience and abuse the broken system at others' expense.
LOL! Want to talk about massive fraud? You voted for that criminal Rick Scott who became a billionaire by committing the biggest fraud on Medicare; now he's back for more! The private prison companies put him in office, along with the dummies like you who vote about abortion.
NJ raider 1

Baltimore, MD

#967283 Aug 20, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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It's not global warming. Some scientists speculate it's the increase in pesticides in the environment. Others speculate it's the magnetic poles are shifting.
But it's not global warming. The average global temperature has gone down, not up, in recent years. The average global temperatures dropped since at least 2002. The temperature has decreased by 0.74°F (0.39°C) since January 24, 2006.
Whatever it is, it's quite concerning.
You look at global warming from too narrow of a view. Global warming is a shift of the temperatures seasonally &, coast to coast or, 1part of the hemisphere to the other. Not the earth is heating up as a whole. Global warming, climate change, same damn thing &, you choose to deny &, ignore it. Tunnel view only allows you to see what you want to see. Doesn't change the fact that it's happening right in front your face! When you just look & stop looking for specifics, the evidence is clear as day. Like I said, everything is intertwined. You're looking for signs of the human environment to guide your direction. This planet is much larger than the human environment. This planet coexists with other planets , in a galaxy, in a universe. All which has effects on this planet but, our #1 problem on this planet is us. Birds, fish, both migratory animals. They migrate using the north & south poles. There is much evidence of a pole swap but, why would the magnetic poles swap if there wasn't a problem. Why would the earth force itself into dramatic change of it were not necessary. There has been pole swaps in the past, all caused by human activity. Humans will be the cause for destruction &, the reason for healing & peace!

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#967284 Aug 20, 2013
Anthony W wrote:
If you want to see how hypocritical and oversensitive to criticism we liberals can be, here's an example.
Get the rodeo clown!: Rodeo clown Tuffy Gessling put on an Obama mask at the Missouri State Fair and asked the enthusiastic people in the crowd if they'd like to see “Obama run down by a bull.”
Nothing racist was said, no threats were made, and of course, Obama wasn't in the ring.
It was a harmless bit of mockery of the President that had been done previously to George H. W. Bush with no outcry.
In this case, the Democratic governor and senator of the state condemned Gessling, he was banned for life from the Missouri State Fair, and the head of the Missouri NAACP called it a "hate crime" while asking for the Secret Service and NAACP to investigate.
Because far too many on the left have simply lost their minds.

It's either a symptom of being power hungry or it's tied in with the dead birds and fish somehow. Not sure but think it's more the former.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#967285 Aug 20, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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You know darn wel Dumbwaiter & you right whiners were calling Obama's mother a slut long before a turned the tables in Dumbwaiter.
But hey, Eman keep defending those that trash women & use racial slurs.
You right whiners like to defend your own.
That freak fetch almighty even posted nude photos of her that look so badly photo shopped that it's pathetic. These people are sick.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#967286 Aug 20, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Oh fer krissakes, go away you tic
At least she doesn't carry tics like you do (and stds)
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#967287 Aug 20, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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This isn't the same as hundreds of birds falling out of the sky at once in the Midwest and hundreds of dead fish washing ashore along the East Coast, both in 2011.
Honey bees are simply disappearing. I watched a document on it the other day. It's what got me thinking again about the dead birds and fish a few years ago.
Something's going on. Nature knows. Hope we figure it out soon.
It's a widely accepted belief that pesticides and humans interfering with the natural order of things in honey bee hives to produce more honey has caused the disappearance of honey bees worldwide.
Very sad when humans alter or interfere with nature out of sheer greed.


#967289 Aug 20, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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You're close, two-dogs-humping.
I actually cleaned bathrooms at gas stations and cleaned dumpster sites at apartment complexes to get money to live on when the oil field crashed in the early 80s.
When I was at a university, I waited banquets and cleaned a bar after it closed on Friday and Saturday nights to augment the small amount of money I got from the GI Bill.
As you can probably tell, I have no sympathy for the so-called "poor" in this country who just won't work.
So, is it my turn again?
Tonto not sure why redundancy called for in this case? You rest-room janitor, which is what Tonto been sayin' all along. Urinal cakes, scrub toilets, wipe up pee, we get it. That not noble, that pathetic. In India that make you a member of "Dalits." And you know what they say, "Once a Dalit, holy crap you smell like shit." Kemo Sabe.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#967290 Aug 20, 2013
Homer wrote:
Hi my name is Ted Cruz, I am running to be your president, please won't you join me in a rousing rendition of my home country's national anthem -
O Canada! Our home and native land
True patriot love in all thy sons command.
With glowing hearts we see thee rise
The true north, strong and free
From far and wide, O Canada
We stand on guard for thee.
God keep our land glorious and free
O Canada! We stand on guard for thee
O Canada! We stand on guard for thee.
O Canada! Terre de nos aieux
Ton front est ceint de fleurons glorieux!
Car ton bras sait porter l'épée
Il sait porter la croix!
Ton histoire est une épopée
Des plus brilliants exploix.
Et ta valeur, de foi trempée
Protégera nos foyers et nos droits
Protégera nos foyers et nos droits.
Ted Cruz has renounced his Canadian citizenship. What a damn fool

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