Barack Obama, our next President

Full story: Hampton Roads Daily Press

"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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I don't know if this has been posted or not:
"Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell earned his first high-profile shutdown sideshow moment badge on Thursday by having a strategic conversation with Sen. Rand Paul on a hot mic."
Paul:“I just did CNN. I just go over and over again:‘We’re willing to compromise, we’re willing to negotiate,' I don’t think they’ve poll tested,‘We won’t negotiate.’ I think it’s awful for them to say that over and over again.”
McConnell:“Yeah, I do too. I just got came back from a two-hour meeting with them. And that was basically the same view privately as it was publicly,”
Paul: "I think if we keep saying,‘We wanted to defund it, we fought for that, but now we’re willing to compromise on this,’ I know we don’t want to be here, but we’re going to win this I think.”
Seriously? "Win this"?
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The mutual admiration society.....

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USAsince1680 wrote:
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When are you going to pledge your unwavering allegiance to the United States of America?
Like the democrats between 2001-2009?
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Oct 3, 2013
 
John Galt wrote:
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Traditional supermarkets like Wegmans are an endangered species and unions would be well-advised to consider not killing their jobs.
Even more so in this case where Wegmans is trying to protect their employees from a corrupt union pension fund....
Do you shop Wegman's in Temecula or Murrieta or wherever the fk it is that Galt lives??? How about Weis?

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John Galt wrote:
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nothing is free...
"John Galt"
You are wrong. Health care for "brown eyes" is free, for her. You and me and other hardworking productive American's pay for her.
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Oct 3, 2013
 
Ray Donovan wrote:
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As was Citizens United v FEC.
Yes. You people should be celebrating having foreign governments and corporations influencing elections.

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John Galt wrote:
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Unlike Obama who refuses any compromise, Clinton, Reagan, and the Bushes all compromised as necessary.....
You can't compromise with radical yahoos and it is very apparent that teabaggers fit that category.

Remember, it was compromising with Teabaggers that lost us our AAA credit rating and caused the sequester. They've done enough damage.
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Oct 3, 2013
 
John Galt wrote:
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Unlike Obama who refuses any compromise, Clinton, Reagan, and the Bushes all compromised as necessary.....
Right. bushie boy simply lied to invade a sovereign country for no reason at all.
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John Galt wrote:
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....GE and Government Motors, both Obama crony corporations...
of course, individuals can also carry forward tax losses to be used as credits against future income...
You wanted Romney. Simply skip the middle man and combine the presidency with cronyism!

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USAsince1680 wrote:
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Doesn't change the FACT that the IRS can, and will, assess interest on the past due tax and it will continue to accumulate year after year after year.
They'll also audit anyone who questions the policies of this administration. Just ask Dr. Carson.

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Oct 3, 2013
 
Always Smile wrote:
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If democrats stand for country then why aren't they accountable for spending the country into oblivion? Why hasn't the democratically controlled Senate put forth a balanced budget since bo has been in office? Wouldn't jobs be an effective place to start for the country instead of speaking with heads of country's that have known ties to terrorism? Passing legislation to find out what's in it? Really? I have some really great investments I need to put you in!
You forget that Obama came into office in the midst of the worst recession in 80 years coupled with a housing collapse, a near financial meltdown, a nosediving stock market & two wars.

The recession cost this country well over a trillion dollars in lost revenues. Then the recession created the need to help the millions of American families who lost their jobs & income - unemployment, welfare, food stamps, medicaid.etc.

If your plan was to balance the budget under these conditions then you ain't too bright. The only way to do it would be to slash government spending which would just send millions more to the unemployment lines likely plunging us into a recession.

Obama had proposed numerous jobs bills but the Republicans passed none.

And really, Ray, tell me you re no so stupid to think Pelosi was talking to Congress when she made that comment. Are you Ray? Are you that stupid?

Or are you saying Republicans were too inept to know what was in a bill that as debated for nearly a year. Or are you saying they were voting no regardless so why would they need to read it.

Come on Ray. Show me something that actually says you are not as GD dumb as you appear to be.
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Oct 3, 2013
 
"IRS Waives Individual Mandate For Americans Living Abroad"

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2013/...

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Oct 3, 2013
 
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
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Hahaha! Most women are really anal and protective about dropping mud. Nutculur must have lost her shyness in the jailhouse latrine long ago.....
I think they call it "Open House" when a new inmate shows up.

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Oct 3, 2013
 
brown eyes wrote:
France, England, and Canada have free healthcare. The United States is just now catching up. You get a tax credit for signing up for Obamacare. Republicans are scared the American people will embrace it with open arms.
You are obviously embracing it with open cheeks and mouth.
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Congressman Castigates Park Ranger For The Memorial Closure He Voted For

Mark Segraves, reporting for NBC News' Washington affiliate, managed to capture the howler highlight of the Great World War II Memorial Bleat-n-Repeat -- Rep. Randy Neugebauer's (R-Tex.) Wednesday confrontation of a poor park ranger on the scene -- who was doing nothing more than her job -- blaming her for the closure he voted for and telling her that she should be ashamed of herself.

From there, Segraves reports, "a crowd of onlookers got involved," and began loudly demanding that Neugebauer lay off the park ranger, pointing out again and again that the reason everyone was in the position they were in was due to the fact that Congress very specifically put them there. Neugebauer countered that it was all really Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's (D-Nev.) fault, but that failed to impress anyone.

What's really ghastly about this is that the whole "Harry Reid shut down the government" line is a talking point. It's "messaging" -- the mostly disingenuous bilge that politicos spit in order to gain some phantom upper hand in a war of rhetoric that plays itself out in the press. It's not intended to be sincere, it's all posturing -- throwing sub-standard witticisms at a wall in the hopes that something will stick and convince people.

This is all stuff intended for an audience of reporters -- and in that setting, all is fair. But you're not actually supposed to extend "messaging" out into the world of ordinary human Americans in this fashion, and victimize park rangers with it.

What's also inane about this is that, as Segraves takes pains to point out, the park rangers deployed to the World War II Memorial, while enforcing the closure of the memorial to the general public, are also there to make sure that the Honor Flight veterans who come to the memorial get access to the site. So, by impeding her from doing her job, all Neugebauer was doing was impeding access for the Honor Flight veterans. And telling the ranger that she should be ashamed? Man, that's not a good look, and the gathered crowd made sure Neugebauer learned that the hard way.

Got to give credit to the ranger for standing her ground and doing her job with professionalism, in the face of an idiot who really needs to learn his place.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/03/cong...
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You can't compromise with radical yahoos...They've done enough damage.
Hey phukstick...
How bout these radicals?

"Radicals who claimed to represent the Earth Liberation Front, a loose association of militant environmentalists, destroyed or defaced dozens of SUVs on Friday"

$1Million in damage!
http://articles.latimes.com/2003/aug/24/local...

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Ray Donovan wrote:
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LOL...of course.
Obamacare - a sad reminder to the projected "31 million people without insurance by 2023."
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/ ...
You truly are blind.
Obamacare, as passed, was not designed to get everyone insured. But how many would be uninsured without Obama n 2023.

BTW those 31 million people include non citizens. Some include people who would qualify for medicaid but due to state laws, can't get it.
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REMINDER!

FYI AMERICA - PREPARE

Truckers Convoy to D.C. Oct. 11-13

The strike, the report said, will be coordinated with an invasion of Washington.

“The protest calls for truckers to make their way to Washington, D.C., in a massive convoy in an effort to call attention to, among other things, the Benghazi cover-up, the recent attack which killed 25 members of Seal Team 6, ever rising fuel prices, and claims that 'President' Obama has engaged in treasonous crimes.”

One advocate wrote: The American People are bleeding out with no relief in sight. It is time to change the news. Let us show Our elected representatives that We are 100 percent fed up with their corruption and the blatant disregard of the Constitution that they by Oath Swear to Uphold.

Blog author Mac Slavo noted:“The corruption and need for real change in America’s government has transcended political lines. If the hundreds of thousands of truckers across America who keep our delivery systems running efficiently were to join together and stop hauling freight for even a week, the impact would be devastating and could not be ignored. There’d be no food on the shelves, no fuel at our gas stations, and no medical supplies at our pharmacies and hospitals...

Support these truckers and America - if you own a business, close the doors for those 3 days, do not shop, travel or buy gas on those 3 days unless absolutely necessary. GOD Bless!

http://www.shtfplan.com/headline-news/convoy-...

http://tenthamendmentcenter.com/category/foun...

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RealDave wrote:
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Look, Moocher Eed, I am not talking about Social Security. I am talking about Medicare which, evidently contrary to you, a government supplied program paid for through taxation.
You already admitted to being on Medicare.
You're an idiot.
"real dumb"
Gee you just keep getting dumber and dumber. Last doctor visit I paid, cash.$45.00. For your information I am still employed and every check has a deduction for Medicare. In as much as you sit on your fanny with your hand out and do not work you would not know that a Medicare Tax deduction is noted on every check.
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John Galt wrote:
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Businesses pay taxes on profits, not revenue.
Profits - whats left after expenses.

I want to deduct all of my expenses & pay taxes only pay tax on my profit - what is left from my earnings after all my living expenses. I just went to town to the bank & post office & fruit stand. Lets see, 30 miles & what .35 cents a mile - Oh Wait, I drove my car that I already am depreciating & gasoline is already expensed., My bad. This is fun pretending I am a corporation.

Why do corporations get to do this & not me.

Eric Cantor said that was not fair God Dammit.

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USAsince1680 wrote:
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Only the penalty attached to the mandate for failure to comply is a tax.
"Individuals have until March 31st, 2014 to go without health insurance without being assessed a penalty.
After that date, lacking health insurance will result in a tax penalty on the 2015 IRS tax forms."
What are you going to do? Lie on your income tax?(Probably wouldn't be the first time.)
Or, perhaps you are one of those whose health insurance would represent more than 8% of your income. In that case, you have nothing to worry about...you're exempt.
Granted, there is a loophole in only allowing the IRS to assess interest charges and roll over the past due amounts from year to year. However, there is little doubt that aspect of the Affordable Care Act will be amended in the future. In the meantime, amounts due will continue to accrue, WITH INTEREST calculated daily. Like I said, the IRS WILL get their money...even if they have to collect it from your heirs.
http://www.voxxi.com/obamacare-enrollment-tax...
Since almost half the entire population is too "poor" to pay income tax now, who in their right mind expects this "tax" to be collected?
The bottom line is, the half of the population paying all the taxes now will have to pay more because ObamaKare is nothing more than another Marxist wealth redistribution program.
ObamaKare is nothing more than just another of the Democrats' Marxist welfare programs, and it will have the same effect as every other Marxist welfare program they ever managed to get written into law - disastrous.

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