Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1232493 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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Realtime

Deltona, FL

#992864 Oct 1, 2013
Grampy wrote:
<quoted text>
Urban Blacks are leery about obtaining photo IDs. DMV conducts computer checks for criminal history and outstanding warrants on photo IDs. There's most of your 11-12%.
Bullsht, we've discussed here dozens of times, do you have amnesia.

In many states, mine included, all sorts of paperwork is required to obtain an official DMV photo ID, enough that plenty of older folks just say fk it. Some immigrants can't even obtain some of the paperwork and must hire attorneys. www.gathergoget.com
Bernard Forand

Fort Myers, FL

#992865 Oct 1, 2013
Chasm widens sucking in the right wing nuts and Teabaggers alike. Traditionalist conservatives are spitting out the poisonous Tea.
Democrats and republican moderates have joined forces. Sweeping aside the Tea Party and the right wing nuts. In all places, Arizona! A previous bestial of the Tea Party.
Between them both they actually came to a budget with bipartisan support. On June 13, 2013 Governor Jan Brewer {R} Led the way that will add over 300,000 of their uninsured citizens to the roles of the insured. Embracing the Obamacare Health Care Plan.
Governor Jan Brewer gathered up her allies and repulsed themselves from the intoxicated Teabaggers and their minions. Carrying it so far as not to answerer any of the Tea and right wing nuts questions and shooting down any of their proposals.
Obamacare exposed the rift that is growing into a chasm where the Tea and the right wing nuts are being pushed into.
Their Senate President Andy Biggs {R} who was a staunch opponent to the Obamacare was swept aside. All these right wing nuts and the Teabaggers, had to say , was similar to what we find on these threads. Right wing nuts and Teabaggers, Constant redundant dysfunctional rhetoric and derogatory remarks. No substance or valid argument. Sputtering and babbling.. Now we know where these urchins get their cue’s from. Rushing Foxes with their Pied Piper’s melodies of “A La Propaganda.”
The chasm widens..
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#992866 Oct 1, 2013
Homer wrote:
Way to go Republican aholes, hold the country hostage or the sake of a group of rightwing retards.
So Homer is okay with demoncRats that seemingly can't even comprehend the word B-U-D-G-E-T-S, want to TAX, FINE and DRAIN the WORKING classes masses for MORE of NOTHING, and add mounds of MORE BULLCHIT-USELESS redtape Garbage of insanity of beaurocracy, and then expect SANE, logical and REAListic Americas to just sit down and swallow the Marxist spooge?

GET REAL Homer!

Time to STOP SPENDING what ISN'T there, and climb OFF those podiums of delusional make believe lalalanfd crappola!
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#992867 Oct 1, 2013
Adume2 wrote:
I know. it can a joke.
They just need to gather some people who can add 1+1 with out having to send OUT anything, allocate funding by STATES, based on state contributions-as in BUDGETS to be ADHERED to-and then EXPECT them to adhere to them, as well as set up their OWN state slider payment charts for premiums and health services rendered and forget RIDICULOUS deductables-rather than SPEND SPEND SPEND, and then SUCK it off of others when they've SPENT it all dry Already-- like DRUNK, mindless sailors in from port for two days.

UNREAL.
rahm Jizzbucket emanuel

Oswego, IL

#992868 Oct 1, 2013
Love how the left goes on attack but yet doesn't offer any suggestions. The democratically controlled senate hasn't submitted a balanced budget in 6 years! If bo was serious about helping people and the country he put pressure on reid and the other minions in the senate to DO THEIR JOB! The left doesn't want to solve problems because that would be the death of their party. Just spend, spend, spend.....

Since: Nov 11

Westerville, OH

#992869 Oct 1, 2013
DemocRats do not forget to sign up for the compulsive Obama health requirements, else a tax fine 1% of your pay and/or time in jail and a stained record for life.

Liberals are idiots!!!
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#992871 Oct 1, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Bullsht, we've discussed here dozens of times, do you have amnesia.
In many states, mine included, all sorts of paperwork is required to obtain an official DMV photo ID, enough that plenty of older folks just say fk it. Some immigrants can't even obtain some of the paperwork and must hire attorneys. www.gathergoget.com
and your duhmogogs want to put "cash assistances" into the hands of SLACKERS like THAT?

GET REAL-GROW UP.

Are you a LEGAL American citizen, voting on town/state/precinct that you are supposed to be (IF so)???

PROVE IT!!

NO LAME excuse for slackertic LOSERS!

Or close the NO VOTING polling doors on your way back OUT.
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#992872 Oct 1, 2013
Bernard Forand wrote:
Chasm widens sucking in the right wing nuts and Teabaggers alike. Traditionalist conservatives are spitting out the poisonous Tea.
Democrats and republican moderates have joined forces. Sweeping aside the Tea Party and the right wing nuts. In all places, Arizona! A previous bestial of the Tea Party.
Between them both they actually came to a budget with bipartisan support. On June 13, 2013 Governor Jan Brewer {R} Led the way that will add over 300,000 of their uninsured citizens to the roles of the insured. Embracing the Obamacare Health Care Plan.
Governor Jan Brewer gathered up her allies and repulsed themselves from the intoxicated Teabaggers and their minions. Carrying it so far as not to answerer any of the Tea and right wing nuts questions and shooting down any of their proposals.
Obamacare exposed the rift that is growing into a chasm where the Tea and the right wing nuts are being pushed into.
Their Senate President Andy Biggs {R} who was a staunch opponent to the Obamacare was swept aside. All these right wing nuts and the Teabaggers, had to say , was similar to what we find on these threads. Right wing nuts and Teabaggers, Constant redundant dysfunctional rhetoric and derogatory remarks. No substance or valid argument. Sputtering and babbling.. Now we know where these urchins get their cue’s from. Rushing Foxes with their Pied Piper’s melodies of “A La Propaganda.”
The chasm widens..
People who REALLY want to see WORKING class America have affordable, FAIR (not just more FWEE draining slackerticism) healthcare will.

BUT, it STILL needs reworked to keep it, and America from FAILING MORE than it already has been the past few years.

NO NEED for such red tape marxist beaurocraTic nonsense! None what so ever!

(Gee AZ...bless that woman's heart-dealing with ALL those ILLEGALS on a daily basis- AND a Constitutional BREACH law suit from the DOJ. So muc for duh "baduh wepublican idiocracy!!))
GET IT RIGHT DC.
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#992873 Oct 1, 2013
GrouchoMarxist wrote:
<quoted text>Bush didn't REPEATEDLY shut down the government with his LIBERAL spending policies, dopey.
Amen!

Since: May 11

Gettysburg, PA

#992874 Oct 1, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
<quoted text>
and your duhmogogs want to put "cash assistances" into the hands of SLACKERS like THAT?
GET REAL-GROW UP.
Are you a LEGAL American citizen, voting on town/state/precinct that you are supposed to be (IF so)???
PROVE IT!!
NO LAME excuse for slackertic LOSERS!
Or close the NO VOTING polling doors on your way back OUT.
There are other forms of ID other than a photo ID.

How do you think you get a photo ID to start with you moron.

Yet another right whiner who will trash the Constitution to cheat to try to win elections.

Pathetic
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#992875 Oct 1, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
No obstacles? Just a requirement that you must have a special photo ID that is only available in special places at are few & far between.
11-12% of LEGAL: voters do not have a photo ID.
EVERY state has NUMEROUS DMV's Duh A Vey.

Easily accessible at the FIRST of the MONTH even.

There's NO excuse--NONE whatsoever.

NO proof of I.D-

NO VOTE.
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#992876 Oct 1, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
The risk s the potential of a medical event that can cost you everything you own and/or destroy the ability to continue in your work.
Parkinsons? Stroke? Cancer?
Take the cost of insurance & subtract the benefits you get. What is it worth?
I bet you carry car insurance beyond injury & liability. I bet you carry fire insurance on your house.
Let the young and healthy purchase INEXPENSIVE, affordable catastrophic plans then.

Otherwise it's just MORE to funnel into the brokeback lalaland of slackertic oblivion for them-as in BIG price ticket for very LITTLE or NOTHING.

NO Marxist commie tax and fine!
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#992877 Oct 1, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
There are other forms of ID other than a photo ID.
How do you think you get a photo ID to start with you moron.
Yet another right whiner who will trash the Constitution to cheat to try to win elections.
Pathetic
PROVE IT.

SS and Birth cert.

BRING IT and quit being such a LOSER slackerTic or NO VOTING!
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#992878 Oct 1, 2013
Bernard Forand wrote:
Obama’s empathy for our nation has been demonstrated numerous times. That’s why republicans have labeled him as Obamacare. Now he is going to gather up the Tea and cast it out unto the waters of oblivion with the traditionalist republicans help.
Fortunately there is hope and it is being demonstrated, more and more every day, with the moderate republicans and the intellectuals of the party that are distancing themselves from the dysfunctional “Ideologues” of their party. Obama has aided them with his brilliance. A Tea bulwark has fallen.
Obamacare drives a wedge, fracturing republican party. Phoenix Arizona’s Governor Jan Brewer pulled off a major coup by distancing herself, along with a few staunch republican state senators, from their extremist elements within their party. Rallying the support by emphasizing “Moral and Monetarily Correct”. Stating “It’s pro-life, it’s saving lives, it is creating jobs, it is saving hospitals,” and “I don’t know how you can get any more conservative than that,”
Typical of the intoxicated Tea Party’s strategy. Derogatory remarks are let loose with no substance to any issue for debate. Going so far as to invoke some religious sniping by A.J LaFaro chairman of the Maricopa County Republican Committee, comparing Jan Brewer to Judas! Libertarian blog post by Tyler S. Boyer on the “Freedom Works” site, refers to Jan as “An unfortunate display of ineptitude.” Derogatory continues to surface from the right wing extremist. Reagan once said” Republicans should not speak ill of one another” Something the extremist have ignored, as they have demonstrated on various issues, ignoring supporting their constituents for some personal ego political ploy. Ignoring the facts that voters agreed, in 1996 and in 2000, to extend Medicaid coverage to childless adults, one of the main beneficiaries of the Medicaid expansion.
Mr. Coughlin states “Ideologues have their agendas” Mr. Coughlin goes on to say “and the part of the party that’s taking issue with the governor right now is all made up of ideologues”!
Moderate republicans will be required to expand their platforms to educate their constituents of the fallacies of the zealot extremist policies. Focusing on the more intelligent groups within their spheres such as women and independents.
Bruce Merrill, political behaviorist senior research at Morrison Institute for Public Policy of the Arizona University states “how truly fractured the Republican Party in Arizona is.” expressly due to Obamacare.
“The real brilliance of Barack Obama when he made Medicaid an all-or-nothing proposition,” giving states no option but to cover individuals with incomes up to 133 percent of the federal poverty line if they were to qualify for federal reimbursement,“was that he pitted fiscally conservative Republicans against one another,” he said.
Governor Jan Brewer views it as merely bruised egos that will heal with time.“Nobody likes to lose, and that’s what happened”. AND this is but one example of many.
Tea will not be served…. Out of service…
Really bright one? Republicans labeled "him" Obamacare?

ROTFLMAO!!!!

Dumb Communist. You fascists are all upset now that the House stuck up for the majority of Americans while Obama & the Democrat Senate would not do it's job and practice what our process was founded on:

Compromise

The House compromised and lowered it's objective three times, only to have the Democrats obstruct the will of the people represented by the U.S. House.

The Democrats even rejected a separate, standalone bill to eliminate the tax on medical devices.

Zieg Heil you little NAZI fascist with a strong dose of Commie boy.

You are an idiot.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#992879 Oct 1, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
You can fly anywhere you want without a photo ID.
I haven't been carded in decades to buy alcohol or tobacco.
To think 11-12% of eligible voters can't get into city hall is stupid.
Let me give you a hint. If you go to WV and you need alcohol or tobacco take your photo ID inside with you if you are at a chain store otherwise you will have to go back out and get it.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#992880 Oct 1, 2013
brown eyes wrote:
Richard Nixon set such a good Republican example on how to dodge prison. He led others astray.
Just like me!
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#992881 Oct 1, 2013
Oh, forgot to mention that it's Gullah Geechie heritage month.
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#992882 Oct 1, 2013
Obamacare trade-off: Lower premium, higher deductible

WASHINGTON — You might be pleased with the low monthly premium for one of the new health insurance plans under Obama’s takeover, but the added expense of copayments and deductibles will burn a hole in your wallet.

www.pottsmerc.com/government-and-politics/201...

What cost less, always cost more...

It's the culture...

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#992883 Oct 1, 2013
You would think by now with all the hoohaa about Photo ID and voting anybody who didn't have one that wanted one would have gotten one by now. If they haven't then most likely they wouldn't vote anyway. It's a false flag issue brought up every election to get the base foaming. Just like abortion, guns, and separation of church and state.

Speaking of, where in the constitution does it say anything about that subject?
Grampy

South Windsor, CT

#992884 Oct 1, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Bullsht, we've discussed here dozens of times, do you have amnesia.
In many states, mine included, all sorts of paperwork is required to obtain an official DMV photo ID, enough that plenty of older folks just say fk it. Some immigrants can't even obtain some of the paperwork and must hire attorneys. www.gathergoget.com
Here in CT if you are renewing your license or ID you present your old ID and have your picture taken and are told to have a seat. IF it's not a renewal you have to produce ID papers, ie: birth cert, SS card, addressed utility bill envelope, etc..

The DMV's machine could process and print your ID photo license in less than 2 minutes. Instead, you wait 10 to 20 minutes while they run your name through the national crime base.

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