Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1275018 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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Whatever

Gering, NE

#978294 Sep 8, 2013
Lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Oh shut up and go away
Pro tip: In a fact base debate using self authority=mocking.
Waxman

Windsor, CT

#978295 Sep 8, 2013
Lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Oh shut up and go away
Hi Airhead. How is your "brilliant" Obama chess move werkin' out fer ya trailer lady?

Baawwaaahhhh!!!!!!

"Poll: Support for Syria strike lower than for any action in 20 years"

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Waxman

Windsor, CT

#978296 Sep 8, 2013
Meltdown in progress:
Lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Take another huff Flo. The topic is IBM retires you stupid meathead
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#978297 Sep 8, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Why didn't he provide the time and the targets while they were at it?
AFP is a French news agency nimrod__the full story is at latimes and elsewhere.
Whatever

Gering, NE

#978298 Sep 8, 2013
Waxman wrote:
Meltdown in progress:
<quoted text>
Sad part is she was in melt down mode when she arrived this morning.
Whatever

Gering, NE

#978299 Sep 8, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>AFP is a French news agency nimrod__the full story is at latimes and elsewhere.
Sarcasm, cupcake.

I repeat-

What kind of fool tells his military plan prior to attack?
Whatever

Gering, NE

#978300 Sep 8, 2013
Never saw this one before

President Fore-ward
Whatever

Gering, NE

#978301 Sep 8, 2013
In a stunning attempt to reverse US Policy on assassinations, Obama has sent Charlie Rose on a mission to murmur Bashar Assad to death.

Not my line, but agree.
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#978302 Sep 8, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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There is a big difference between companies reducing hours temporarily in a business turndown to avoid layoffs and businesses reducing hours permanently to avoid government regulation.
True story__and it's been going on for many years particularly at the big box stores who began hiring retirees who didn't at 35 hrs per week rather than younger people seeking full time employment with opportunities for advancement.
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#978303 Sep 8, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Sad part is lily was in melt down mode when she arrived this morning.
It's the culture...

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#978304 Sep 8, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Part-time epidemic
According to NBC 2/3 of all new jobs are part time.
Yes, I've seen you going on about this, time to clarify things for you. The 169K employment figures released last week were not part time positions, part time employment is treated separately:

"The number of persons employed part time for economic reasons
(sometimes referred to as involuntary part-time workers) declined by
334,000 to 7.9 million in August. These individuals were working part
time because their hours had been cut back or because they were unable
to find a full-time job.(See table A-8.)"
http://www.bls.gov/news.release/empsit.nr0.ht...

As you can see, involuntary part time employment declined.
Patriot

Longmont, CO

#978305 Sep 8, 2013
UN Demands Obama “Nullify” Stand Your Ground Laws

Wildly overstepping its bounds while revealing a profound ignorance or disdain for America’s constitutional system of government, the United Nations demanded on September 3 that the Obama administration “nullify” Florida’s popular “stand your ground” law. Of course, the president cannot “nullify” anything, let alone state law — and especially not on meaningless orders from the UN.

However, the increasingly out-of-control global bureaucracy claimed in a press release that the U.S. government was “required” to obey its mandates. Unsurprisingly, though, critics promptly ridiculed and lambasted the UN across the Internet, taking apart its bogus claims and once again calling for American withdrawal from the scandal-plagued “dictators club.”

Read more at http://minutemennews.com/2013/09/un-demands-o...

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#978306 Sep 8, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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How about equal rights for custody of children?
I agree, the rapist's parental rights need to be protected. That's the way we used to do it in the old country.
Whatever

Gering, NE

#978308 Sep 8, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
<quoted text>
Yes, I've seen you going on about this, time to clarify things for you. The 169K employment figures released last week were not part time positions, part time employment is treated separately:
"The number of persons employed part time for economic reasons
(sometimes referred to as involuntary part-time workers) declined by
334,000 to 7.9 million in August. These individuals were working part
time because their hours had been cut back or because they were unable
to find a full-time job.(See table A-8.)"
http://www.bls.gov/news.release/empsit.nr0.ht...
As you can see, involuntary part time employment declined.
You are confusing subsets with overall stats.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#978309 Sep 8, 2013
Lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Take another huff Flo. The topic is IBM retires you stupid meathead
Not really.

The topic is companies looking for ways to trim medical insurance costs in the face of rising premiums under ObamaKKKare.

You don't really believe that covering pre-existing conditions and slacker children and free abortions and birth control doesn't have a cost, do you?

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#978310 Sep 8, 2013
Ron Paul on al Jazeera:

"I can't think of ANY moral justification for us getting involved in Syria."
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#978311 Sep 8, 2013
Waxman wrote:
<quoted text>
Hi Airhead. How is your "brilliant" Obama chess move werkin' out fer ya trailer lady?
Baawwaaahhhh!!!!!!
"Poll: Support for Syria strike lower than for any action in 20 years"
Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/n...
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Obama will look like a hero when he does the "right thing" and starts a war with Syria regardless of Congress.
Whatever

Gering, NE

#978312 Sep 8, 2013
How did you think CBS or maybe it was NBC-came up with their 2/3 are part time figure.

You take the overall new jobs and then you use the percentage of people working part time to come up with number of jobs that fall into this category.
Bernard Forand

Fort Myers, FL

#978313 Sep 8, 2013
In Realtime Whatever John Galt’s unsupportive dysfunctional opinionated false facts are, it comes as No Surprise to the callow sophomores on this thread. Why should it? Limited illiterate education exhibits this, as one of its collateral damage symptoms.
Here have those with short site of vision which is obscuring what lays ahead, if this chemical attack goes without reprimand.
Allowing Syria to ignore their obligations to humanity by using, prohibited lethal chemical weaponry, without reprimand, will send a negative message. Perforation of chemical aggression would be entertained by less than scrupulous organizations will arise and increase. A limited demonstration to suppress the use of chemical weapons is required.
Obama has demonstrated his ethical responsibilities in answering to conflicting issues of violence by corrupted organizations. Some accuse Obama of some tyrannical conspiracy and yet the facts do not support their accusations.
Yes I see a pattern; Is it conspiracy?
Capture of Osama without archaic torture tactics.{Mathematical algorithms} No invasion of Pakistan with hundreds of $Billions for the military industrialist.
Libya’s war, without one American solider dying in its entire operation and objective. Completed within months.
Obtains a water downed Health Care system for our nation in spite of the most dysfunctional congress in our nations history.
Returned economic stability in record time, from the brink of the abysses of a Great Depression. Faster economic recovery, than Clinton, Reagan and F.D.R.
Seeking to expand our ruined higher education of which we are no longer the “best in the world”.
I have a dream that some day our nation will discover the benefits of Universal Education. Some Western Industrious Nations have, for years, proven its necessity and its benefits generating returns to their industrious nation for increase progress.
http://neweconomy.net/content/wealth-inequali...
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#978314 Sep 8, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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I agree, the rapist's parental rights need to be protected. That's the way we used to do it in the old country.
Galt was referring to cases of divorce, where custody is overwhelmingly awarded to the mother, for no good reason.

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