Barack Obama, our next President

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"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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USAsince1680 wrote:
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All our laws are flexible and subject to change by a vote of Congress. In case you missed it, Congress voted 264-161 to authorize the delay of the employer mandate and they will do the same with any other delays they deem necessary to properly implement the Affordable Care Act. It's not like Obama is making these changes without Congressional approval. Duh!!!
When did that vote occur, and was it solely to delay the employer mandate or also the individual mandate?

Once again you lie, there is no approval by Congress.
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Americans have always elected a president who had an American-born father (besides George Washington) and a capitalist father.
Unless you know of one besides this one.
Are you sure Washington is the ONLY one?

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Just don't throw them at Homer. Pretty sure he'd be safe in the Islamic world since he's not gay. And he probably wouldn't claim to be a Christian either who love gays in spite of their orientation.
You're not a misogynist, are you Homer?
Nevermind. You can pretend.
You're no fun.
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Americans have always elected a president who had an American-born father (besides George Washington) and a capitalist father.
Unless you know of one besides this one.
two fathers?

you kinky little minx.

that was not an insult.

and to answer your last....Bush.
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Did you get it from nj raider?
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i'm pretty sure bunk is not a social disease.
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A leaked memo from Forever 21 shows the fast-fashion apparel retailer plans to cut the hours of some full-time employees and reclassify them as part-time, starting Sunday.

"Company-wide, Forever 21 recently audited its staffing levels, staffing needs and payroll in conduction with reviewing its overall spending budget," Carla Macias, associate director of human resources at the company, wrote in the memo to affected employees. "As a result, we are reducing a number of full-time non-management positions."

Although it's unclear exactly how many of the 30,000 or so Forever 21 employees will move go part-time, the company said in a statement on Facebook that the cuts affect "less than 1% of of all U.S. store employees." The affected positions include stock associates, sales associates, store maintenance associates, accessory specialists and cashiers, the memo states.

Employees who received the memo will have their hours reduced to a maximum of 29.5 a week -- just under the 30-hour full-time designation assigned by the Affordable Care Act, which requires companies who employ 50 or more workers to provide health insurance coverage for their full-time employees or face a penalty.

Newly part-time workers who were enrolled in medical, dental, vision and voluntary plans will also see their coverage cut off on Aug. 31, and they won't be able to receive paid time off.
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The only place I never see normal black folks represented is in the increasingly popular films (and reality shows and music) being masqueraded as indicative of the Black Experience. A troubling stream of craven and depraved sociopaths and psychotics haunt the environs of black entertainment. The doom these figures inflict upon their familiars is taken for granted as a natural condition of our people.
These images and messages do not represent the predominant experiences and nature of my people — and I, for one, want it as widely known as possible that I reject them wholesale.
I take no part with, nor give any corner to, those who keep us in as a function of these images. I reject the reduction of the traumatized but decent people I know as marginalized slaves and menials. Equally bankrupt are the media offerings that show us as sanitized and shallow beyond recognition — devoid of serious concerns outside of those that are worthy of soap-opera treatment…
With greater frequency black filmmakers are saying terrible things about the inhabitants of Black America. While viewing a black film of the recent past (choose your own), I saw black women weeping their eyes out, scene after scene, abused and victimized by black men in a relentless parade of misery. What joy, I wondered, is to be found in this? Even in pathos, of course there is release. But surely there is a difference between pathos and sadomasochism.
Ironically, very little of artistic merit or craft is to be found in the dramatically bereft constructions of the other variety of black movie. Many of these projects feature very talented and attractive casts, slick direction, and high production values. The subject matter is seldom of great ambition or depth. They are designed to please the broadest possible demographic of black ticket buyers. Most of this work is innocent and innocuous enough, and thank goodness for this alternative. That stipulated, it would be less than honest to point to but a small few of these as artistically satisfying.
…And thank God there are still those who use the mediums available to them to create great art. To them belongs the future, should they only take the initiative to reclaim the present. And, please God, in reclaiming the idea of “black.”
After all, everything cool and edgy in our collective experience now is said to be the new version of black.
Frankly, I’d settle for the old kind. It beats the heck out of sitting chained up in a cave.
He makes some interesting points. You can check out the full op-ed at thewrap.com . Does Lennix have a point?
so you've never seen a Tyler Perry flic?
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Americans have always elected a president who had an American-born father (besides George Washington) and a capitalist father.
Unless you know of one besides this one.
Oh, you mean two fathers? Personally I think Barbara Bush is a man, maybe used to be Bob or something, so that would mean George Bush had two dads.
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THE constant distraction of REEPUBLICANS this DEMOCRATS THAT the world is at war like it or not NOTHING HAS CHANGED WITH A DEMOCRAT PRESIDENT THAT IS BI RACIAL nothing the same headlines as when BUSH WAS IN OFFICE WMD IN SYRIA GAS same script as libya OBAMA same as BUSH bush was lost obama plays golf always on vacation they set these people to look incompetent they are both able to deny knowledge lets see, LIBYA, SYRIA, AFGHAN,EGYPT,YEMEN,PAKISTAN, all places obama have attacked no peace for the PEACE PRIZE WINNER WHO FIGHTS WARS WITHOUT CONGRESS
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Guess you just can't help yourself with the racist insults. But, then again, you are a true blue liberal.
Yes, I do look like my father. And my mother too. Don't you?
Have fun calling other people racists for a while, Lily.
I'll be back soon enough.
Why is that racists get mad when you call them racists?
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<quoted text> Canadian Ted Cruz(R-Tx.) is still releasing his birth certificate. Will he find a way to convince the GOP why he wants to remain a Canadian citizen in time to run for U. S. President in 2016?
"It looks like Ted "Canadian Cruise" Cruz has released his "birth certificate" to the Dallas Morning news. Let the birther heads commence to explode.
Cruz Birth Certificate
The article states that he maintains his Canadian citizenship, which was conferred to him by virtue of his birth on Canadian soil. I wonder if Joe Arpaio will send a posse to Alberta to investigate? Where is Donald Trump, and Orly Taitz?? I'm really looking forward to seeing the same level of concern and consistency from the birthers that we saw when they were investigating the President's birth.. LOL"
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/08/19/1232...
How will you stop Cruz from running?
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so you've never seen a Tyler Perry flic?
Yes its normal for BLACK MEN TO WEAR DRESSES cross dressing is normal for BLACK MEN all BLACKMEN ARE LIKE MAGIC JOHNSONS SON thats who gets the SHINE BL:ACK HOMOSEXUAL MEN THATS ALL IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY WORTH TALKING ABOUT HOMOSEXUALITY BLACKS ARE ALL HOMOSEXUALS OR DOWN LOW OR HOMOPHOBES thats all that matters in the AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY DENZEL WASHINGTON DOESNT WEAR DRESSES OR KISS MEN IN MOVIES SPEAK ABOUT HIM AND HIS MOVIES TYLER IS NOT THE ONLY FILM MAKER FROM THE BLACK COMMUNITY
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lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Why is that racists get mad when you call them racists?
BECAUSE YOU DONT SEEM TO THINK YOU ARE A bigot lily and you are racists you care about trayvon but not the people being killed in CHICAGO every day every weekend if OBAMA is right or wrong you support him because he is black you are a bigot lily you hide behind support for obama but you really care nothing about the BLACK COMMUNITY OR THE AMERICAN COMMUNITY just your BIGOTTED POINT OF VIEW

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i'm pretty sure bunk is not a social disease.
http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php...
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every point valid.
i'm starting a Cruz birther site. just like WND, you have to buy at least 2 of the DVDs that i'll be producing about 'creepy' Ted to be part of the club. i'll discount the price for all Topix liberal commies. 2 for $20. though unlike WND...i won't be spending it on hallucinogenics.
Need to learn about his hobbies and work some bathhouses, limo's and such into the tale.

Maybe something with a Texas Ranger or Canadian Mountie or both.

And a goat__a Nubian if possible.
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STOP OBAMACARE

Call Senator McConnell now. He has the power to stop Obamacare if he will just commit to delaying the funding. Call now & tell him to sign Senator Mike Lee's letter to defund Obamacare.

http://www.congressmerge.com/onlinedb/cgi-bin...

http://thedaleygator.wordpress.com/2013/06/13...
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Lily does see she is a racists or bigot when she only see a problem with TRAYVON MARTINs death but not with all the other MURDERS IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY THATS WHAT MAKES YOU A BIGOT lily you are a RACISTS really just IGNORANT like most
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DBWriter wrote:
Why did the libertarian chicken cross the road?
According to the chicken...
"None of your fucking business. Am I being detained?"
Any news from the investigation of the unconstitutional activities of the NSA? I haven't heard any news about Snowden since Putin bitch-slapped Obama over that.
You'd think Obama would just stop meeting with someone who bitch-slaps him all around the room every time they meet.
disagree, debunked
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Important info. for Region III (Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia) of the US everyone needs to be aware of - there are 3 parts to this: http://www.youtube.com/watch...

ALSO:

http://www.youtube.com/watch...
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John Galt wrote:
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How will you stop Cruz from running?
He's not a natural born U.S. citizen. Homer starting to give in to the groundswell.

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