Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1483613 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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“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007250 Oct 19, 2013
Ray Donovan wrote:
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Your post is nothing but a distorted opinion. Black kids don't have temper tantrums in stores? Baloney. I've seen it happen. Black kids don't cuss out and "diss" their parent(s) or elder guardians? Baloney, I've seen it happen.
Steady, level-headed approach to parenting? What's the percentage of single parent homes for AA children, 70-75%? How many AA kids have no clue who their dad is? Facts you may not want to hear, but facts regardless.
Parents today, regardless of skin color, don't discipline their children, they try to be their best friends. Maybe one reason is a swat on your child's bottom will land you in jail.
The extremely high black male prison population in America speaks volumes to the sad state of affairs with the black culture and the black family.

Anyone trying to paint this over either works for Liberal media or Madison Ave.
NJ raider 1

Baltimore, MD

#1007251 Oct 19, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Beatings do not constitute steady and level headedness.
Exhibiting common sense, rationality (rather than emotionality) and logicality does.
My parents NEVER had to UNcivilly "beat" us. EVER. They just taught us to "know better" than to even have to go there.
And your post is rather racist... and VERY misconceptualized, because it is not right to "beat" ANYONE, and based on your theoretical example, why does that concept not extend FURTHER..into generla population, rather than just immediate environment.
(because it's Darwinian, animalistic level bullchit, rather than societal CIVILITY as a whole in general-that's why).
Oh, it's wrong for me to point out what I call flaws in your culture but, it's right when you do the same with mines? What I said was far from racist, it's the truth. The same as when you said" why doesn't it extend further in my culture." A beating without letting the child know why they're being punished, is as good as a talk without physical force to reinforce the talk. I've rarely had to put my hands on my kids ( boys ) because, they already knowhow far too push me &, what I'll accept &, what i won't. If &, when they slip or forget, I'll be there to remind them," I'm the judge, jury, & executioner until they can make it in this world by themselves!

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007252 Oct 19, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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Apparently, Public Policy Polling came up with contradictory results asking two separate questions.
Participants were given a list of networks, including Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, and PBS, and voted on whether they trusted each network.
In the first question, Fox News and Comedy Central both received 46% of those networks considered the most untrustworthy.(Comedy Central airs "The Daily Show with John Stewart" and "The Colbert Report".)
However, in a separate question where participants were asked, "Which TV news outlet do you trust the most?", the most number of respondents chose Fox News with 34% saying the network was more reliable than any other network.
PBS was second with 13%; CNN third with 12% and ABC News fourth with 11%. All other networks received less than 10%.
Not only are people polarized but obviously confused.
Because polling has now become so integrated with marketing and politics, the shysters have entered the field in order to create numbers to their liking. Liberals are famous for this.

Take that infamous lawyer-witness exchange "So, Mr. Smith. Have you stopped beating your wife? Yes or No, please" and apply this same stratagem to polling questions and you have a Liberal gold mine of propaganda.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007253 Oct 19, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Sensationalized journalism sells and that's all FOX cares about. Truth be damned. They don't report on "scandals". They actually create them and idiots like yourself swallow it whole.
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA...this is exactly what *YOU* are doing here with your sensationalistic postings where you create FOX "scandals" and report on them.

You have a really twisted reality there, dood.

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1007254 Oct 19, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Good
You are admitting that the few inflicting punitive damages on the many is "good"? And for no other reason than absolute power and control?

You really scare me sometimes, Lily.
No Surprize

Saint Petersburg, FL

#1007255 Oct 19, 2013
Information Technology experts, outside and inside the government, have figured out the reason why the website for Obamakare's federally-sponsored insurance exchange is crashing.

Healthcare.gov forces you to create an account, enter detailed personal information selling yourself out before you can start shopping. This, in turn, creates a massive traffic bottleneck, as the government gathers and verifies your personal information and decides whether or not you're eligible for subsidies.

HHS bureaucrats knew this would make the website run more slowly, and are more afraid letting people see first the underlying cost of Obamakare's insurance plans would scare people away.

If not for obamakare, the Tea Party would not have been a great success..

It's the culture....

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1007256 Oct 19, 2013
PDX Dave wrote:
OK I just have to wonder, why so many people are still posting to this thread since it originated in 2008. Yes, Barack Obama was our next president. He was duly elected as the Commander-in-Chief of the United States of America, was then reelected, and is now nearing the end of his last term. And yet everyone is upset because he's "going to be our next president"? Please. just reelect somebody who you're more in love with next time - if it's possible for you to like any president that is!
He was elected - not just once but twice - because the black out media succeeded in helping him fundamentally transform this country into the Dumb and Dumber United States of America.

Welcome to it. Which one are you?

Is it possible for you to like any president who leads and puts the country first?
Patriot

Longmont, CO

#1007257 Oct 19, 2013
United States Becomes World's Number-One Oil Supplier - So why are Our gas prices still so high??

Oct. 17, 2013

In a watershed moment for the United States, it has now surpassed Saudi Arabia as the world’s largest supplier of oil.

According to PIRA, an energy analysis firm, the skyrocketing oil output over the last four years is the most dizzying ascent since Saudi Arabia’s from 1970-1974. Since 2009, U.S. oil output has climbed 3.2 million barrels per day (bpd). The total includes natural gas liquids and biofuels...


http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2013/...
NJ raider 1

Baltimore, MD

#1007258 Oct 19, 2013
Ray Donovan wrote:
<quoted text>
Your post is nothing but a distorted opinion. Black kids don't have temper tantrums in stores? Baloney. I've seen it happen. Black kids don't cuss out and "diss" their parent(s) or elder guardians? Baloney, I've seen it happen.
Steady, level-headed approach to parenting? What's the percentage of single parent homes for AA children, 70-75%? How many AA kids have no clue who their dad is? Facts you may not want to hear, but facts regardless.
Parents today, regardless of skin color, don't discipline their children, they try to be their best friends. Maybe one reason is a swat on your child's bottom will land you in jail.
You call it an opinion but, it's in the news frequently. I never said,( if I did, I didn't mean never)that all black kids don't do these things because, I've seen it myself but, I've seen a lot more white kids do it, by far.(AA) lol! That's bullshit! I don't know where you're getting your statistics from but, I live this. I'm in the " AA" community &, black kids not knowing who their fathers are is aww flat out lie! Some of their dads may not be in their lives for to some Fucked up circumstances but, what you stated is a complete lie. I've had far more 1 night stands with white girls than black girls &, 90% of TANF, the most popular welfare program is single white females so, even if it were the truth, at least they're taken care of! I agree on the calling the cops quote but, I explained to my kids the consequences behind that.

Since: Dec 08

Location hidden

#1007259 Oct 19, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Sensationalized journalism sells and that's all FOX cares about. Truth be damned. They don't report on "scandals". They actually create them and idiots like yourself swallow it whole.
Why did Fox even start up?

They had to have a niche....a market...

You...the dumazzz...did not know that?

even Shitty cars like the Pontiac Aztec had fans...Doophus!

“Peace on Earth”

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1007260 Oct 19, 2013
TSM wrote:
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A 5th grader knows the answer to this question Do You? Are you required to purchase Auto Insurance if you do not own or operate a vehicles?
What are you trying to say? Your a spirit without a body?

Since: Aug 13

Bozeman, MT

#1007261 Oct 19, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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The extremely high black male prison population in America speaks volumes to the sad state of affairs with the black culture and the black family.
Anyone trying to paint this over either works for Liberal media or Madison Ave.
While no one should judge Adrian Peterson's public reaction, the recent situation surrounding the death of the Minnesota Viking running back's two year old son spoke volumes.
NJ raider 1

Baltimore, MD

#1007262 Oct 19, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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The extremely high black male prison population in America speaks volumes to the sad state of affairs with the black culture and the black family.
Anyone trying to paint this over either works for Liberal media or Madison Ave.
It takes a special kind of stupid to not see why the black population is so deep in prisons. But, then again, you for the bill. No need to explain because, if you don't know by now, you're part of the problem, being you're not part of the solution.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#1007263 Oct 19, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
Information Technology experts, outside and inside the government, have figured out the reason why the website for Obamakare's federally-sponsored insurance exchange is crashing.
Healthcare.gov forces you to create an account, enter detailed personal information selling yourself out before you can start shopping. This, in turn, creates a massive traffic bottleneck, as the government gathers and verifies your personal information and decides whether or not you're eligible for subsidies.
HHS bureaucrats knew this would make the website run more slowly, and are more afraid letting people see first the underlying cost of Obamakare's insurance plans would scare people away.
If not for obamakare, the Tea Party would not have been a great success..
It's the culture....
True, but ObamaKKKare is working fine....taxes are being collected and the money is being spent...the purpose of ObamaKKKare was always wealth redistribution, not insurance or medical care...
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#1007264 Oct 19, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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first of all if you do read it won't say Obamacare at the top of the page.
sorry...this is one turkey that Obama can't avoid...
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#1007265 Oct 19, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Galt " OMG OMG young people have to buy insurance they don't need. OMG OMG"
Galt: "OMG OMG Young people have high deductibles. OMG OMG".
If these young people never get sick, then isn't a high deductible a good choice?
those who never get sick don't need insurance...

those who do get sick need real insurance...

ObamaKKKare serves neither group...
No Surprize

Saint Petersburg, FL

#1007266 Oct 19, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text>It takes a special kind of stupid to not see why the black population is so deep in prisons. But, then again, you for the bill. No need to explain because, if you don't know by now, you're part of the problem, being you're not part of the solution.
It takes a special kind of stupid to not see why the black population is so deep in prisons.

The demokkkRatic party has always helped and been on the side of the black man for years keeping you blacks equal, aborted controlling their numbers, 13% of the population, in their place, in prisons and ghetto's, under-educated and poor, living off their masters wealth... NJ raider.

Yet wide spread opinion and ignorance among you blacks? Race and Cheese Trumps Common Sense....

It's the culture...

“Peace on Earth”

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1007267 Oct 19, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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"The trouble with our liberal friends is not that they are ignorant, but that they know so much that isn't so."
Ronald Reagan
The liberals of JFK's era weren't the same as today. The Democratic Party was hijacked by a more sinister ideology that took hold about the same time JFK was killed.
It has grown into an intolerant and mean-spirited one-party monster that is hell bent on destroying any opposition to it.
And you just keep feeding it.
"It has grown into an intolerant and mean-spirited one-party monster that is hell bent on destroying any opposition to it."

If there was ever a definition for the Republican Party, that's it. Isn't it you and yours that are always talking about killing off liberals. LMAO

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1007268 Oct 19, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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Because polling has now become so integrated with marketing and politics, the shysters have entered the field in order to create numbers to their liking. Liberals are famous for this.
Take that infamous lawyer-witness exchange "So, Mr. Smith. Have you stopped beating your wife? Yes or No, please" and apply this same stratagem to polling questions and you have a Liberal gold mine of propaganda.
True.

But it's hard to argue when all polls show the vast majority of us are very unhappy with the direction of this country.

http://realclearpolitics.com/epolls/other/dir...

Since the government shutdown Tuesday, Obama’s approval rating has slipped 3 percentage points to 41% while his disapproval went up to 52%, according to Gallup’s daily numbers.

Reuters also polled a 41% approval rating in the same time period.

Considering that as many as 65% to 75% aren't happy with the direction of the country and Obama has been the one leading us, the discrepancy in his approval numbers, even if low, is almost mindboggling.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#1007269 Oct 19, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Galt is disappointed that his fire insurance on his home is a losing proposition.
Homeowner's insurance is necessary because the possibility of a huge loss is much more likely than with medical insurance....but high deductibles minimize the cots...

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