Barack Obama, our next President

There are 20 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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Since: Dec 08

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#1008880 Oct 21, 2013
Our moral and intellectual superiors...
or...
oops! they did not know!!!!

"So it took a private tax firm to realize—after three years of administration work on the law's implementation—what the applicable tax law really is"
http://reason.com/blog/2013/10/17/obama-admin...

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#1008881 Oct 21, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Remember Romney's energy plan to turn energy development on federal public lands over to the states? If he had been elected, there would already be uranium mines in the Grand Canyon, strip coal mining in Bryce Canyon, oil and gas drilling in Arches National Park, oil rigs in Theodore Roosevelt National Park and natural gas wells in the Grand Tetons.
When Obama banned uranium mining on public lands surrounding the Grand Canyon, John McCain called it a “blow to job creation”.
The GOP platform last year explicitly questioned whether public lands “could be better used for ranching, mining, or forestry through private ownership.”
Such hypocrites.
Republicans are so Irresponsible: http://tinyurl.com/kdb9xa5

“Is that all you've got?”

Since: Jun 10

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#1008882 Oct 21, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
Can we please get some more airhead Liberals on here to apologize for the another Magic Negro Moment?
I want to laugh tonite:)
I'd rather get a decent night's sleep.

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/09/...
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1008884 Oct 21, 2013
Tom Donohue, president and CEO of the powerful U.S. Chamber of Commerce, said Monday that he sees Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) as a tennis player who "rushes the net all the time," but hasn't yet proven that he can win.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/21/us-c...
you speaking

Santa Fe, NM

#1008885 Oct 21, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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from experience?

Your racist crap is sick.
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008886 Oct 21, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
Blinded By Arrogance and Tea, Ted Cruz Is The New Sarah Palin
Wow. In an interview with the Dallas News, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) was asked repeatedly what he’s learned. He danced around the question like his feet were on fire, but reporter Todd J. Gillman stuck to it. Finally, Cruz admitted that he was teaching those veteran Republicans a thing or two.
Sure, he’s only been there for ten weeks, and while he may have picked the wrong battles and there may be very few left who will support legislation he wants to advance (should he ever actually do what he’s actually being paid to do, that is), chances are slim that he’ll get the backers. He’s already left scorched earth behind him and based on this interview, he hasn’t learned a thing yet.
After Cruz repeatedly ignored the reporter’s question about how he was going to get anything done after burning so many bridges, the Dallas News reporter asked him if he’d learned anything yet, to which Cruz responded that he has learned how defeatist Republicans are (handy that he has learned nothing about his own behavior, but plenty about others)."
http://www.politicususa.com/2013/03/25/freshm...
over $300 million spent by this dumbass AA failure Ostupida for his doomed to fail stupid ass plan.
Libs are so stupid.
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008887 Oct 21, 2013
killtaker wrote:
Video game servers...
GTA..
Expected 2 million to log-on in 24 hours...
Biggest complaint?
a 30 minute wait and sluggish play!
It worked!!!!or they would not have sold 15 million games!!!!!!
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24335528
"thousands" have signed up, out of 312 million, Oblama is such a douchebag liar.
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008888 Oct 21, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
Tom Donohue, president and CEO of the powerful U.S. Chamber of Commerce, said Monday that he sees Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) as a tennis player who "rushes the net all the time," but hasn't yet proven that he can win.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/21/us-c...
I see Oblama as a lying , dirtbag, traitorous scumbag affirmative action failure, and you as his chief ass likker.
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008889 Oct 21, 2013
you speaking wrote:
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from experience?
Your racist crap is sick.
back to prison or mexico mojado jailbird

Since: Dec 08

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#1008890 Oct 21, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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You people seem to have inherited your intelligence from monkeys.
As an aside, I don't know why people complain about the unemployment rate. If you think about it, the average IQ in the United States is 98. I think it is a miracle that we have as many people employed as we do.
thanks to Affirmative Action...monkeys are not only competing...they be achieving...
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008891 Oct 21, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
Blinded By Arrogance and Tea, Ted Cruz Is The New Sarah Palin
Wow. In an interview with the Dallas News, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) was asked repeatedly what he’s learned. He danced around the question like his feet were on fire, but reporter Todd J. Gillman stuck to it. Finally, Cruz admitted that he was teaching those veteran Republicans a thing or two.
Sure, he’s only been there for ten weeks, and while he may have picked the wrong battles and there may be very few left who will support legislation he wants to advance (should he ever actually do what he’s actually being paid to do, that is), chances are slim that he’ll get the backers. He’s already left scorched earth behind him and based on this interview, he hasn’t learned a thing yet.
After Cruz repeatedly ignored the reporter’s question about how he was going to get anything done after burning so many bridges, the Dallas News reporter asked him if he’d learned anything yet, to which Cruz responded that he has learned how defeatist Republicans are (handy that he has learned nothing about his own behavior, but plenty about others)."
http://www.politicususa.com/2013/03/25/freshm...
Moderator: what is your name?

Candidate Obama: um, er,aw, hum, haw
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1008892 Oct 21, 2013
president traygone wrote:
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"thousands" have signed up, out of 312 million, Oblama is such a douchebag liar.
312 million people don't have health insurance?
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1008893 Oct 21, 2013
president traygone wrote:
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I see Oblama as a lying , dirtbag, traitorous scumbag affirmative action failure, and you as his chief ass likker.
so how does Ted's ass taste?
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008894 Oct 21, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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the staging of today's photo-op was great...the girl who fainted will get an Emmy...
They looked like the group Otter kept steering Flounder to in Animal House. LMAO
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008895 Oct 21, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
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"uselesssince for ever"
A nothing answer, lets take a look;
- 3.1 billion lost in government services, who cares our current government offers lousy service
- 152 million in travel, almost all of that money will be spent
- 76 million lost because National Parks were shut down, dollars that will be spent
- The contractors will still pay those wages, federal employees will get paid for any work they did and many will paid for sitting on their fannies, all 217 billion will be spent
Peace
KMA
Yet, somehow, the dirtbag in chief found the funds to lock Americans out of what is theirs.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1008896 Oct 21, 2013
The Tea Party is the most destructive force in American politics today. Over the last few weeks, it has demonstrated again that its intent is not to shake up the establishment but to burn down the village. As a Democrat, I disagree with its policy positions, but its policy positions alone are not what make the Tea Party so dangerous. What makes the Tea Party dangerous is its members’ willful disregard for the most basic tenets of American democracy. They do not believe in the legitimacy of our president. They do not believe in the legitimacy of decisions handed down by our Supreme Court. Unlike President Obama, Harry Reid, Mitch McConnell, John Boehner, or a host of other Democratic and Republican lawmakers who grasp the basic reality of politics, they have never, not once shown a willingness to compromise on anything. Merely uttering the word is enough to draw a primary challenge.

All this, despite the fact that the Tea Party represents the views of a small, ever-shrinking fraction of Americans. Even within the Republican Party, its members’ favorability hovers around 50 percent, the lowest of all time. Their recent legislative strategy, a word that can be used only in its loosest sense, led to 144 Tea Party House members voting against a bipartisan compromise simply to open the government and avert default. But when Reuters polled people who weren’t satisfied with last week’s outcome, only 2 percent said it was because the House passed the Senate’s bipartisan bill. Only 5 percent said it was because Republicans compromised. Only 3 percent said it was because default would have taught our government an important lesson. Most people said their main dissatisfaction was with the ugly process the Tea Party dragged us all through.

And yet, somehow, this small minority of Tea Party House members, who represent less than one half of one legislative body in one branch of government, has been given enormous influence over the national agenda—a situation without precedent in American political history. It’s insanity.

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/10...
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008897 Oct 21, 2013
Informer wrote:
This whole party system sucks. Instead of doing what's good for Americans, they have temper tantrums, and screw us by closing part of the government. Both parties constantly bash each other instead of doing their job.
If they would focus HALF their energy on working together, and getting things done, instead of bickering,.....we would once again be a great county.
It's no wonder we are the laughing stock of the planet.
I guess you don't understand the part where the republicans are trying hard to keep the dems, led by asswipe Oblama, from destroying and bankrupting this country.

I believe it was the pathological petty tyrant Ostupida who said "there will be no compromise".

Do you really think the Greeks, the Spaniards, the Irish, the Zimbabweans are laughing at us?
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008898 Oct 21, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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so how does Ted's ass taste?
Keep likking Ostupida's brillo pad like buttcrack, run a mug.

Since: Dec 08

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#1008899 Oct 21, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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It is the utmost shame that a stupid person has to be taught that they are, in fact, stupid.
The Magic Negro is having a learning moment.
What we are witnessing is a Progressive philosophy keg party...

They are drunk...and they need to hurry up and pass out before they destroy the whole damn country...
president traygone

Denver, CO

#1008900 Oct 21, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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I think the Magic Negro sent Susan Rice down there.
Isn't Anthony "weiner" Weiner pretty handy with the internet? Maybe he could help, I hear he's looking for "work".

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