Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1432273 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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sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1007510 Oct 19, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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total BS figure...extremely unlikely....
cuts both ways.
Yeah

Mililani, HI

#1007511 Oct 19, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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most of the banks were forced to take the bailouts, which they didn't need...others should have been allowed to fail....
poor baby. I wonder what country you're talking about?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#1007512 Oct 19, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
<quoted text>
Addressing a topic and spamming a thread with religious zealotry are two different things.
So just skip over all of it without reading, just as Galt skips over everything by the draft-dodging Moreno Valley scumbag with his thousands of names, the Demos/Tenzing alter ego Mr. Hyde, and anybody from Chicago.

saves lots of time....
Yeah

Mililani, HI

#1007513 Oct 19, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Why would Limbaugh want to take a huge cut in pay or prestige to run for office?
... lol! After all, he is the republican leader!!!

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007514 Oct 19, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text>You just don't know what the fuck you're talking about! Ihope you don't have kids. A child will do what he/she likes doing, fact! My mother not father sold drugs. Not only myself but, both my brothers all around up selling drugs. My mother, father, & younger brother all eat pig feet &, chitterlings. My older brother & I don't. My older brother and I, don't like mayonnaise, instead we like mustard. I'm the only person in my family that doesn't eat ribs, pork shoulder. Somewhere along the line, you forgot or, just don't know, children are people with a mind of their own. A parent's job is not to make their decisions for them but, to guide them in their decision making. " So as I tell you &, not as I does!" Staple phrase in the black community!
Folks, the above post shows clearly what horrid lack of mentality and morality haunts the black community.

Shallow is only one word that comes to mind.

Chicago death toll: Homicides in Chicago this year are down 21 percent compared with last year - at 305 compared with 389, according to the Chicago Police Department.

Glory halleluiah, brutha.

Shootings in Chicago October 18, 19 2013: http://crimeinchicago.blogspot.com/2013/10/sh...

Brutha Emanuel's response: http://crimeinchicago.blogspot.com/2013/10/ma...

Go wear a hoodie in protest, eh?

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007515 Oct 19, 2013
killtaker wrote:
I love Science!
.edu!!!!!
"Children Imitate Adult Behaviors"
Whether it is smoking...
Abandonment...
Stealing...
and of course these...
Imagine if we taught our kids these...
"Thou shalt not kill...
Thou shalt not steal...
Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's house..."
But...but-t-t-t...that's against their civil rights. Especially if they're black.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007516 Oct 19, 2013
Grey Ghost wrote:
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So you figure we all have your affliction, sorry loser. Take your beating like a man just for once, hell you might as well get used to it.
When was the last time you washed between your cheeks, eh?

Try sliding down a sandpaper bannister sometime, dood.

Maybe then people could stand you for more than 2 minutes.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007517 Oct 19, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>"They" won't get it, but I found your analogy laugh-out-loud funny. Keep up the good work.
You laugh at abortion buckets so your opinion here doesn't count.

Scoot.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1007518 Oct 19, 2013
Tea Party Republican Defends Being on Medicaid While Opposing Medicaid

A Tea Party candidate for Idaho's House of Representatives defended himself against allegations of hypocrisy following an NBC News article in which he admitted to signing his entire family up for Medicaid while running on a platform that calls for the dismantling of all government programs.

"I don’t think that the government should be involved in health care or health insurance," Greg Collett, 41, of Caldwell told NBC News earlier this month.

Collett, a self-employed software developer by trade, went on to note that his ten children — two biological, eight adopted — are all recipients of health insurance through the government's Medicaid program, and acknowledged that "there are a lot of people out there that’ll cry foul" over the dissonance.

And, indeed, many people did visit Collett's personal site shortly afterward to ask him what the hell.

In a lengthy response to all the naysayers, Collett attempted to defend his hypocrisy, but made it so much worse:

Let me set the record straight. Yes, I participate in government programs of which I adamantly oppose. Many of them, actually. Am I a hypocrite for participating in programs that I oppose? If it was that simple, and if participation demonstrated support, then of course. But, my reason for participation in government programs often is not directly related to that issue in and of itself, and it certainly does not demonstrate support. For instance, I participate in government programs in order to stay out of the courts, or jail, so that I can take care of my family; other things I do to avoid fines or for other financial reasons; and some are simply because it is the only practical choice. With each situation, I have to evaluate the consequences of participating or not participating.

Or, as Opposing Views helpfully summarizes: "[I]t is okay to take part in programs one opposes as long as one does not 'support' those programs."

http://gawker.com/tea-party-republican-defend...

typical.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007520 Oct 19, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text>I'm fine with who I am! I don't live my life trying to fit into any certain social community. I am like Jesus, who I am! No wonder more kids from your background commits suicide than my background. That cesspool has plenty of children to play with so, I guess it evens out, don't you think?
Smokin' crack again?

Gettin' short of brain cells there, bro'...
Realtime

Cape Canaveral, FL

#1007521 Oct 19, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
The leading cause of personal bankruptcy is overextended borrowing.
You can google these things dummy. Once again__who are you trying to convince? Other TeaParty dummies?

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007522 Oct 19, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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you're deflecting.
"This is because the majority of Democratic voters, unlike the Tea Party and its allies, have demands that are in line with the majority of the country."
deny that. but maybe you won't. i sure don't see any of you nutjobs defending the battle the Tea just lost. i'll i've seen is....'Let's not talk about that.'
you're deflecting

...with feces flinging. Get the caretaker in there to clean up your cage.

What does " i'll i've seen is...." mean???

Bad air in the hood tonight?
Realtime

Cape Canaveral, FL

#1007523 Oct 19, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
Tea Party Republican Defends Being on Medicaid While Opposing Medicaid
A Tea Party candidate for Idaho's House of Representatives defended himself against allegations of hypocrisy following an NBC News article in which he admitted to signing his entire family up for Medicaid while running on a platform that calls for the dismantling of all government programs.
"I don’t think that the government should be involved in health care or health insurance," Greg Collett, 41, of Caldwell told NBC News earlier this month.
Collett, a self-employed software developer by trade, went on to note that his ten children — two biological, eight adopted — are all recipients of health insurance through the government's Medicaid program, and acknowledged that "there are a lot of people out there that’ll cry foul" over the dissonance.
And, indeed, many people did visit Collett's personal site shortly afterward to ask him what the hell.
In a lengthy response to all the naysayers, Collett attempted to defend his hypocrisy, but made it so much worse:
Let me set the record straight. Yes, I participate in government programs of which I adamantly oppose. Many of them, actually. Am I a hypocrite for participating in programs that I oppose? If it was that simple, and if participation demonstrated support, then of course. But, my reason for participation in government programs often is not directly related to that issue in and of itself, and it certainly does not demonstrate support. For instance, I participate in government programs in order to stay out of the courts, or jail, so that I can take care of my family; other things I do to avoid fines or for other financial reasons; and some are simply because it is the only practical choice. With each situation, I have to evaluate the consequences of participating or not participating.
Or, as Opposing Views helpfully summarizes: "[I]t is okay to take part in programs one opposes as long as one does not 'support' those programs."
http://gawker.com/tea-party-republican-defend...
typical.
LMAO He's a software douch__a 41 year old right wing scumbag software douche.

I wonder if his screen name is Stoneman?

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007524 Oct 19, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>Here again we have an incontinent sick old man called ghost constantly banging his gums, drooling on his keyboard, complaining about his miserable life..
God. What a sorry ass life you have ghost, you miserable piece of shit.....
(951) 750-4xx4
It's the culture...
If we could only convince ghost that his suicide would be a great community service and he should do the right, Liberal, Progressive, Ultra Left, Democratic thing for humanity....

But misery loves company so he keeps hanging around...
Nat Turner

Philippines

#1007525 Oct 19, 2013
Call it what you want cracker, Black People Won!

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007526 Oct 19, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Ignoring the truth as usual, I see.
"The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is." Winston Churchill
"A lie can get half-way around the world before the truth can get its pants on."

----- Winston Churchill

Winnie knew your ilk very well. You don't wear pants.

“Peace on Earth”

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1007527 Oct 19, 2013
killtaker wrote:
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GM still owes us money...
So does, Allied Financial; Allied First Bancorp; American Bancorp of Illinois; Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin; Aurora Loan Services; Bainbridge; Bancshares, Inc; BancPlus corp; Bank of America subsidiaries (countrywide); Bank of George; Bank of the Carolinas Corp; Bank United; Banker's Bank of the West; Bayview Loan Servicing; BCD Holding Company; Bethax Federal CU; Blue Ridge Bancshares; Blue Valley Ban Corp; BNCCorp; Border Federal CU; Bridgeview Bancorp; Broadway Financial; Brooklyn Cooperative Federal CU; Buffalo Cooperative CU; Butte Federal CU; .....well, you get the idea. That's just the first two letters of the alphabet.

http://projects.propublica.org/bailout/list/s...

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007528 Oct 19, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Who's Jerry Springer?
One of your daddies.

Since: Apr 09

Elmont, Long Island NY

#1007529 Oct 19, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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The leading cause of personal bankruptcy is overextended borrowing.
Wrong, but as usual you have no idea of what you are talking about and never let facts get in the way of your opinion.

Medical Bills Are the Biggest Cause of US Bankruptcies: Study

Bankruptcies resulting from unpaid medical bills will affect nearly 2 million people this year—making health care the No. 1 cause of such filings, and outpacing bankruptcies due to credit-card bills or unpaid mortgages, according to new data. And even having health insurance doesn't buffer consumers against financial hardship.

The findings are from NerdWallet Health, a division of the price-comparison website. It analyzed data from the U.S. Census, Centers for Disease Control, the federal court system and the Commonwealth Fund, a private foundation that promotes access, quality and efficiency in the health-care system.

"A lot of Americans are struggling with medical bills," said NerdWallet Health Vice President Christina LaMontagne.

NerdWallet estimates that households containing 1.7 million people will file for bankruptcy protection this year.

Even outside of bankruptcy, about 56 million adults—more than 20 percent of the population between the ages of 19 and 64—will still struggle with health-care-related bills this year, according to NerdWallet Health.

And if you think only Americans without health insurance face financial troubles, think again. NerdWallet estimates nearly 10 million adults with year-round health-insurance coverage will still accumulate medical bills that they can't pay off this year.

High-deductible insurance plans requiring consumers to pay more out-of-pocket costs are a challenge for many households.

http://www.cnbc.com/id/100840148

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1007530 Oct 19, 2013
NJ raider 1 wrote:
<quoted text>Normal people handle their business, never stopping to worry about leeches. Knowing, a shift in the tide &, they themselves can be drowning! Therefore, understanding the struggle of those beneath them in societal status. The only people who find time to complain are, those with a leech mentality inside that they're trying to hide! Having a job is not a given, it's a privilege but, those whom it's been a given for don't see it that way, therefore being the problem, not the solution!
You sound like Malcom X on crack at 60' down in a Kelp Bed.

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