Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1263163 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

#1004280 Oct 15, 2013
flack wrote:
Bill Clinton Says Americans Will Get Used to Communism
2 October 2013 / 190 Comments
Former president Bill Clinton is running interference for President Obama and laying the groundwork for Hillary’s 2016 presidential bid. Here’s what he said about the future of the response of Americans to ObamaCare:
“I just think that when all these dire predictions don’t come out, if they don’t — I believe that pretty soon, within the next several years, this will be like Medicare and Medicaid. And it’ll be a normal part of our life. And people will be glad it’s there.”
I’m sure every political tyrant said something similar. I can hear Fidel Castro, Hugo Chavez, and Vladimir Lenin telling their people.“In time you’ll learn to love Communism.”
ObamaCare is like the early stages of communism. Communist ideology is all about equality.“From each according to his ability, to each according to their needs” is a slogan popularized by Karl Marx in 1875. Sounds so ... fair. It reminds me of a scene in the film Dr. Zhivago where Omar Sharif’s character returns to his home and finds it overrun with people. Equality was achieved. Everybody had the same medical care, living space, food, and nutrition needs. They were all “equally” malnurished.
Gen. Yevgraf Zhivago, Dr. Yrui Zhivago’s half brother and Communist Party member, after seeing Yuri pulling wood from a fence, made this remark:
“I told myself it was beneath my dignity to arrest a man for pilfering firewood. But nothing ordered by the party is beneath the dignity of any man. And the party was right: one man desperate for a bit of fuel is pathetic; five million people desperate for fuel will destroy a city.”
300 million people brought under the control of the government for healthcare will bring our nation to its collective needs.
Where did you find that gem Flacko??? And why didn't you link it?

Ashamed of your right wing lunatic source?

300 million people brought to their collective needs? ROFLMAO

Sounds like some bullshyt the Fayetteville NC nosepicker would put up.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1004281 Oct 15, 2013
flack wrote:
Bill Clinton Says Americans Will Get Used to Communism
2 October 2013 / 190 Comments
Former president Bill Clinton is running interference for President Obama and laying the groundwork for Hillary’s 2016 presidential bid. Here’s what he said about the future of the response of Americans to ObamaCare:
“I just think that when all these dire predictions don’t come out, if they don’t — I believe that pretty soon, within the next several years, this will be like Medicare and Medicaid. And it’ll be a normal part of our life. And people will be glad it’s there.”
I’m sure every political tyrant said something similar. I can hear Fidel Castro, Hugo Chavez, and Vladimir Lenin telling their people.“In time you’ll learn to love Communism.”
ObamaCare is like the early stages of communism. Communist ideology is all about equality.“From each according to his ability, to each according to their needs” is a slogan popularized by Karl Marx in 1875. Sounds so ... fair. It reminds me of a scene in the film Dr. Zhivago where Omar Sharif’s character returns to his home and finds it overrun with people. Equality was achieved. Everybody had the same medical care, living space, food, and nutrition needs. They were all “equally” malnurished.
Gen. Yevgraf Zhivago, Dr. Yrui Zhivago’s half brother and Communist Party member, after seeing Yuri pulling wood from a fence, made this remark:
“I told myself it was beneath my dignity to arrest a man for pilfering firewood. But nothing ordered by the party is beneath the dignity of any man. And the party was right: one man desperate for a bit of fuel is pathetic; five million people desperate for fuel will destroy a city.”
300 million people brought under the control of the government for healthcare will bring our nation to its collective needs.
Bill Clinton did not say that at all. Stop lying.
forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1004282 Oct 15, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
<quoted text>
And you're still dumb.
Drunk!!!!!!!!!
PDUPONT

Belchertown, MA

#1004283 Oct 15, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
It's not up to the few to decide for the many.
The majority do not stand behind the present leadership or the direction in which they are leading us.
But they are the ones who don't seem to care.
I think a lot of people just wanted to give Obamacare a chance but realize it's not going to work. Because the leaders fail to realize it and because of the unrest caused by their stubbornness to realize it, I truly believe it will backfire.
If not now, then in another year.
Obama's got much better numbers than the Republicans who are at an all time low at 28% and sinking fast and your precious little group of brown shirt neo fascists the tea party who stand at a 21% approval rating. Even the business community has had it with these right wing extremists. If they go ahead and crash the economy in a hopeless attempt to impose their ideology they're going to find it very difficult to pump their usual donors for money.
But then again you live in fantasy world.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1004284 Oct 15, 2013
OBAMA DEM SHUT DOWN GOV wrote:
PLEASE EXPLAIN TO ME WHY IS THE GOV IS STILL TAKING
OUT TAXES IN MY PAY CHECK? I THOUGHT THE GOV WAS SHUT DOWN?
You have a paycheck? This is not the Government hotline.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#1004285 Oct 15, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>How many wmd's did bushie boy uncover son?
How many of the suicide planes did bushie boy prevent on 9/11 son?
When did bushie boy capture bin laden son?
isn't it fun watching this kid try and make sense?
Grey Ghost

Partlow, VA

#1004286 Oct 15, 2013
forks_make_us_fat wrote:
When the Liberals say they care they pull out all the stops!!!!
"Feds reviewed only one bid for Obamacare website design"
http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/2537194...
You are crying aren't you?

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1004287 Oct 15, 2013
Grey Ghost wrote:
<quoted text>
I believe that it was Thomas Jefferson who said "In the best of all worlds there would be no religions". All religions have been and always will be the scourge of this earth, PERIOD. Keep it to yourself and simply pick a god while allowing everyone else to live their lives as they choose. But no you idiots have to push your religion on everyone and your judgeing. Shove it and your imaginary sky god.
But isn't it nice that Jefferson also believed people should have the freedom to express their religious beliefs?

And Americans did not persecute or target Muslims living in this country after 9/11 because we are a tolerant nation?

Christians simply expect the same kind of tolerance.

Why should that bother you? Or anyone else?
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1004288 Oct 15, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>No but I will employ black Panthers at every polling booth to provide extra security and to keep mice/rats away, some of those place haven't been updated since the 50's. Plus they are cool to look at.
Right on brotha; I'm voting for Homer. He's cool.
Grey Ghost

Partlow, VA

#1004289 Oct 15, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
not to mention that farmers work seven days a week, no overtime, no holidays, no benefits....
to feed slugs like Moochelle who can't even get off her fat ass to pick fruit and vegetables from the garden...
Maybe we should encourage Carol to pray for your miserable azz....Yea think?
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#1004290 Oct 15, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
<quoted text>
Because the tea party is about smaller government and government accountability and those who ascribe to this philosophy have been nicknamed "tea baggers", what nickname can we come up with to describe those like you who long for bigger government and less accountability?
Help me out here, Homer. Let's put our thinking caps on.
LOL! They are about a group of angry old white people running around shouting angry slogans and pooping in their pants. Sadly they are being taken advantage of by a few shills with their own agenda. Tea Baggers breed ignorance and most of them smell like moth balls, which incidentally does help mask the smell of the crap in their pants.

Homer 2016 - "Tea Baggers smell"

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#1004291 Oct 15, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>As I asked Galt...
How many wmd's did bushie boy uncover son?
How many of the suicide planes did bushie boy prevent on 9/11 son?
When did bushie boy capture bin laden son?
what does any of that have to do with obamacare?

“For God & Country”

Since: Aug 13

The Promised Land Illinois

#1004292 Oct 15, 2013
So let me see if I understand this correctly. The government will default if the budget is not passed by the 17th of the month. Social Security and military members won’t get paid on the first.
Ok I can go with that. If by then it is not resolved I will lose 30% of my income. I am retired Air Force after all.
Now about the Social Security why won’t it go out? I don’t receive any money form the SSA. I thought that SSA-SSD and so on was self-funding? You know they bring in more money then goes out? So why wont the Checks go out?

.

Oh I know why they won’t get paid. Because President Obama says so and he is so right about everything else. Ok don’t pay it. This is about 70% Democrats and 30% Republican fault.
Remember it takes 3 to tangle in this case (House, Senate & President)
Grey Ghost

Partlow, VA

#1004293 Oct 15, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Where did you find that gem Flacko??? And why didn't you link it?
Ashamed of your right wing lunatic source?
300 million people brought to their collective needs? ROFLMAO
Sounds like some bullshyt the Fayetteville NC nosepicker would put up.
But Realtime Flack is an independent with an open mind, hell he said so, surely you don't think he would stoop that level?
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1004294 Oct 15, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Where did you find that gem Flacko??? And why didn't you link it?
Ashamed of your right wing lunatic source?
300 million people brought to their collective needs? ROFLMAO
Sounds like some bullshyt the Fayetteville NC nosepicker would put up.
I reckon he ain't don't know howta!

Godfather Politics!!

http://godfatherpolitics.com/12723/bill-clint...

“Constitutionalis t”

Since: Dec 10

Spring, TX

#1004295 Oct 15, 2013
Grey Ghost wrote:
<quoted text>
Hey numbnut,[singular] the AHC was passed constitutionally and upheld by the Supreme court. How constitutional can we get..DUMBAZZ. Surely you must get tired of having your fat azz handed to you daily...Or perhaps you enjoy the penetration. Yep that must be it. Have you had your golden shower today? LMAO
Again, you show your ignorance.
Here's that link again to a document describing in detail how the government works:

http://www.usconstitution.net/xconst.html

To correct you (again), the Supreme Court ruled that the "penalty" that was called a "penalty" daily during the debate in Congress, and within the text of the bill is the exact word "penalty", was actually a tax. Obviously the Supreme Court got it wrong, or the people who wrote this bill don't have a clue what they're doing, or both.
The Supreme Court didn't rule on any other aspect of ObamaKare, like the conforance to previous ruling that any legislation that cannot be understood by the average person, thus being vague and ambiguous to the average person, is unconstitutional.
Obviously, when the people who write the bill say "penalty", and they stress over and over again it isn't a tax, and they actually write the word "penalty" into the bill, and then the Supreme Court listens to arguments on the bill and reads the bill, which means the Supreme Court actually read the word written in the bill "penalty", and they concluded that it was in reality a tax, that is undeniable evidence this ObamaKare bill is unconstitutional because it is vague and ambiguous, to the point where the exact word "penalty" written in the bill isn't a penalty as defined in the English language.

We can talk about the constitutionality of the government forcing you to purchase a product merely because you are exercising your individual right to life, if you want.
NJ raider 1

Baltimore, MD

#1004296 Oct 15, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
not to mention that farmers work seven days a week, no overtime, no holidays, no benefits....
to feed slugs like Moochelle who can't even get off her fat ass to pick fruit and vegetables from the garden...
Oh, I get it. The perks of being president is only good for white folks or, you believe the first lady should pick from her garden because, the other first ladies did it before her? I've worked in a farming plant before &, I have much respect for those that committed to that labor &, work environment but, "New Flash." This is the twenty first century &, not everybody crops a farm or, plays in the dirt of a garden! She does workout on a daily basis though. Probably more than can be said for your wife! Reality, I love it because, you hate. We have a black president!
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#1004297 Oct 15, 2013
Grey Ghost wrote:
<quoted text>
But Realtime Flack is an independent with an open mind, hell he said so, surely you don't think he would stoop that level?
Flack (unlike Homer) doesn't have an independent bone in his body, he is a Republican through and through.

Homer 2016 - "Republicans eat their young"

“Constitutionalis t”

Since: Dec 10

Spring, TX

#1004298 Oct 15, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
<quoted text>
Bill Clinton did not say that at all. Stop lying.
He should have said "What woman?"

Bill Clinton was a serial rapist.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#1004299 Oct 15, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
<quoted text>
Most cattlemen are millionaires many times over. If we stopped subsidizing their loses, they might actually figure out a way to provide for their cattle instead of letting them die in the fields.
most farmers have wealth in terms of their land, but little net cash income...

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