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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 ... Read more
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Honolulu, HI

#1000448 Oct 10, 2013
Ray Donovan wrote:
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It's too easy to point out the hypocrisy of poster 'Realtime'.
Maybe he really does skip over posts from names he recognizes as allies? I mean, he can't possibly be that ignorant...can he?
You mean... like pedophilia in the Church son?
Whatever

Gering, NE

#1000449 Oct 10, 2013
Apparently Harry Reid won this one with Obama.

Obama is now rejecting the extension of the debt ceiling until November.

This one is on Obama now. So Dems don't come whining to us tomorrow about the stock market being unhappy.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/10/10/us-...
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Honolulu, HI

#1000450 Oct 10, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Your Reps caving was Obama's begging.
Obama initiated the negotiations by inviting the Reps to the WH.
An extension of the debt ceiling til November is in my opinion the right choice.
lol! That's desperation on Boehner's part son.

Any intelligent person can see that.
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Honolulu, HI

#1000451 Oct 10, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>And missing in all this is Marco Rubio. Hah, he's not real good in front of TV cameras when it really matters__maybe McConnell has him under guard.
Yuuuup! Boeher has become the lightning rod... the sacrificial lamb.

The rest of the 'presidential candidates' are all cowering and in hiding.

You can bet they don't want anything to do with this.

That's reich wing LEADERSHIP on display.
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Honolulu, HI

#1000452 Oct 10, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Pouting little girl Obama rejects bipartisan bill to pay veterans death benefits.
... as conservatives applaud!

Since: Jul 11

Location hidden

#1000453 Oct 10, 2013
Brad wrote:
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Republicans send proposal to fund entire Government except Oblamercare.
Oblamer rejects it and Senate refused to vote on it.
Republicans send proposal to fund entire Government but to delay the individual mandate the way Oblamer did for business owners.
Oblamer rejects it and Senate refused to vote on it.
Republicans send proposal to fund entire Government but require Congress,The Executive Branch and all the administrations waiver recipients to be subject to same mandate.
Oblamer rejected it and the Senate refused to vote on it.
And the Republicans are responsible for the shut down,,,,really???
Oh so choosing between a kneecapping or being shot in the nuts was a compromise ? If you want to negotiate on laws passed in 2009 then negotiate on the 2nd amendment as well. I mean everything is negotiable but to go into EVERY meeting with the sole purpose of stopping health care is NOT A NEGOTIATION.

These tea bagger congress that misguided ppl voted for as a government haven't passed anything except wind.

Since: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#1000454 Oct 10, 2013
Emeem wrote:
Just when the teabaggers thought things couldn't get any worse, dem comes back to rub their stupid in their faces.
"emeen"
Topix must have dumped a post, you are number 999,999 and a nut sucker post was number 1,000,001. Only fitting that two of the most ignorant posters ever missed the 1 million number mark.
Peace
KMA
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#1000455 Oct 10, 2013
Emeem wrote:
<quoted text>
Watch tonight's news. Obama invited them to accept their sword. Its over, Republicans took Obamacare off the table!
Teabaggers caved!
Obama Rejects G.O.P. Offer of Short-Term Debt Limit Plan You dumbass...

By JACKIE CALMES and ASHLEY PARKER 30 minutes ago

At a meeting at the White House, President Obama turned down the proposal from Republicans to extend the nation’s borrowing authority for six weeks because it would not also reopen the government.

http://www.nytimes.com/

Obama's government shutdown proves just how brownshirt the USA has become since comrade obama, denying people freedom, controlling peoples lives, and denying people their rights..

By executive order Comrade obama, a sellout can fund, close or open anything you idiot...

Tear down this Wall Comrade obama...

When the Tea Party Patriots take back the country in 2014, you commies, brown shirt liberals and moochers will need to learn and fish or cut bait...

It's the culture...
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Honolulu, HI

#1000456 Oct 10, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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When something isn't working, the normal procedure is to shut down, fix the problem, do some testing, and then restart.
Obama chooses to drive the bus over the cliff with no oil in the engine and no brakes.
bushie boy's iraq.
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Honolulu, HI

#1000458 Oct 10, 2013
Whatever wrote:
When will Harry come out for air and realize there are no winners in this shutdown. Approval of Congressional Dems hovering at 30%-isn't winning.
Stop playing games Reid and start negotiating.
Reich wingers haven't figured it out.

They're working on damage control of their sinking ship.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1000459 Oct 10, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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As I keep saying there is NO winners.
You want to take a victory lap for 30% approval-that is dumb.
It's what the reich wingers wanted.

Again, why aren't they cheering? After all, they got what they worked so hard for!
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Honolulu, HI

#1000460 Oct 10, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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So, a poll released yesterday had his approval at 37%.
You need to stop cherry picking polls.
You set the ground rules son....
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Honolulu, HI

#1000461 Oct 10, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Well, I can lead a horse to water but I can't make him drink:
"In The Tax Act of 1986 Congress extended, as an incentive to keep prices low (subsidy), special favor to those who participate in oil and gas ventures. The tax act allows for Intangible Drilling Costs (labor, chemicals, mud, grease, etc.), which are typically 70% to 90% of the cost to drill a well, to be written off the taxable year, expensed against ordinary income."
"Furthermore, Tangible Drilling Costs (well equipment, storage tanks, pump jacks, etc.), typically 10% to 30% of the cost to drill a well, are 100% tax deductible as a depreciation expense over a seven year period using the Accelerated Cost Recovery System (ACRS).(See Section 263 of the Tax Code)"
"Lease costs (purchase of leases, minerals, etc.), sales expenses, legal expenses, administrative accounting, and Lease Operating Costs (LOC’s) are also 100% tax deductible in the year they were incurred."
"Any Geological and Geophysical (G&G’s) expenses paid or incurred in connection with the exploration for, or development of, oil or gas within the United States (as defined in Code section 638) may be amortized ratably over the 24-month period beginning on the date the expenses are paid or incurred.(See Section 167 (h)(1) of the Tax Code).
COMBINES, THESE INCENTIVES ADD UP TO A 100% WRITE OFF AGAINST ORDINARY INCOME. And, all of them are incentives toward production to keep the prices low.
Additionally, the tax code specifically states that a Working Interest in an oil and gas well is not a “passive” activity; therefore, deductions can be offset against income from active stock trades, business income, salaries, and so forth.(See Section 469 (c)(3) of the Tax Code)
If you’re involved in a dry-hole well you qualify for a 100% write-off of all costs, intangible and tangible alike, in the first year. Dry-hole costs are typically deducted on Schedule C or Form 1065 and are NOT subject to the usual $3,000 limit. These costs, when reported, should still be broken down by intangible, tangible and lease costs."
Additionally, "as an incentive to encourage participation in oil and gas drilling (as opposed to keeping prices lower, therefore, not a "subsidy") was added by the 1990 Tax Act, in which a small producer’s tax exemption known as the “Percentage Depletion Allowance” allows for 15% of the Gross Income (NOT Net Income) from an oil and gas producing property to be tax-free. This tax benefit is not available to any entities or individuals owning more than 1,000 barrels of oil or 6,000,000 cubic feet of gas average daily production."
http://www.enopetroleum.com/taxconsiderations...
“One of the main arguments to keep fossil fuel subsidies is that they protect the poor, but studies show that 80% of fossil fuel subsidies go to middle and high income households.” Fatih Birol, Chief Economist at the International Energy Agency
http://www.ewea.org/blog/2013/02/fossil-fuel-...
lol! I just knew you'd dig a source up!
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#1000462 Oct 10, 2013
Emeem wrote:
<quoted text>
Watch tonight's news. Obama invited them to accept their sword. Its over, Republicans took Obamacare off the table!
Teabaggers caved!
<spam>
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Honolulu, HI

#1000463 Oct 10, 2013
Ray Donovan wrote:
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Democrats don't have a clue what a budget cut is.
How about evil done by the Church son?
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Honolulu, HI

#1000464 Oct 10, 2013
Whatever wrote:
BE WARNED: Once You Sign Up (Even Just For An Account) On The Obamacare Website, You Cant Go Back and Delete It
Psst! That's normal.
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Honolulu, HI

#1000465 Oct 10, 2013
Emeem wrote:
<quoted text>
Watch tonight's news. Obama invited them to accept their sword. Its over, Republicans took Obamacare off the table!
Teabaggers caved!
They haven't caved yet....

... but they sure are melting!!!
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1000466 Oct 10, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
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"DBWriter"
When I spoke of president nobama planning and leading the mission to get bin laden, it was meant to be sarcastic.
Peace
I'm sure you believe bushie boy accomplished that work.
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#1000467 Oct 10, 2013
Emeem wrote:
<quoted text>
Watch tonight's news. Obama invited them to accept their sword. Its over, Republicans took Obamacare off the table!
Teabaggers caved!
You ignorant idiot... the white flag is still up in your ass Patrick...

Obama Rejects G.O.P. Offer of Short-Term Debt Limit Plan
By JACKIE CALMES and ASHLEY PARKER 40 minutes ago

At a meeting at the White House, President Obama turned down the proposal from Republicans to extend the nation’s borrowing authority for six weeks because it would not also reopen the government.

http://www.nytimes.com/

The longer the government stays shutdown by Comrade obama, more the blame falls on our fearless leader, commander and chief executive obama and you retard democrats...

It's the culture...

Since: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#1000469 Oct 10, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Masochist!!!
"silly"
You are saying "real dumb" enjoys being abused by his mate while enjoying his sex?
Peace
KMA

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