Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1376209 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: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1013071 Oct 28, 2013
Laney F wrote:
Why is Obammy hiding Joe Biden, the only non-partisan in his administration?
Actually, Biden does whatever his boss tells him to. He might well be thinking that loyal-lapdog status will earn him Obama’s endorsement in 2016.
And the report in Politico that Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told the president to keep Biden away from Congress during the shutdown is credible.“None of the deals Biden has struck have aged well from the perspective of the Democratic Caucus,” a Senate Democratic official told Politico.
Which means that, at a notably divisive moment in national politics, the country is being run by Harry Reid.
President Obama has silenced the one player on his team with a proven record of working the middle and instead chosen to go for all-out partisan warfare.
Okey-dokey. Except that doesn’t work when you have a Republican House.
Obama may still think he can go over the heads of his opponents on Capitol Hill and fire up the American people, who in turn will pressure their congressmen to the do the White House’s bidding.
But if so, he’s the only one who thinks that.
Only guessing, but Biden's presence may be a painful reminder of his most embarrassing gaffe when he promised us quite emphatically, "Obama has a big stick!"

Or the painful reminder of being overheard about the passage of Obamacare and it being a "big f--ing deal."

Either/or. Both are now quite embarrassing.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1013072 Oct 28, 2013
fetch almighty wrote:
oh goody it is the yeah hoo and usmsincenever show answering themselves. Liberals: can you be anymore transparent?
lol! Too bad transparency for you is like sunlight to a vampire son!

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#1013073 Oct 28, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
sigh
so let them walk into an ER so we can all pay higher healthcare prices.
another unfunded gift from a Republican POTUS.
emergency room care is less than 1% of the total cost of the health care system. Most of them have insurance when they go. You can scream all you want, it doesn't change the facts.
RealDavebeinghon est

Boston, MA

#1013074 Oct 28, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Back to this pile of crap.
Michele Obama put her license on inactive status.
Princeton is a top 5 University. OMG someone who graduated with Mrs Obama is in upper management n a company that was doing business with the federal government before Obama became President.
You do realize just how GD stupid your posts are, right?
don't pick on my boy god or his queen. They send tingles up the crack of my ass every time they speak. I will bow down and worship them mindlessly as allways .if they were to say poop taste good I would be first in line with spoon and bib.so know that what ever I'm told to believe is true and if you don't agree you're just a racist.

“Peace on Earth”

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1013075 Oct 28, 2013
Emeem wrote:
Just watched CBS do a piece on a woman complaining that her rates were going up. Then at the end as almost an afterthought the CBS commentator mentioned that government credits hadn't been figured in because the lady was having trouble logging on.
That is a recurring observation in the media these days...they keep ignoring the subsidy credits. Once the website is up and running correctly, people will be able to see for themselves the truth behind the lies.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1013076 Oct 28, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
Although...Thinks it might be better not mention the word "conjugation" in front of GID type students lol.
Word substitution dictionary plz lol.
GID students? Classictic
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1013077 Oct 28, 2013
fetch almighty wrote:
<quoted text>emergency room care is less than 1% of the total cost of the health care system. Most of them have insurance when they go. You can scream all you want, it doesn't change the facts.
That's a lie

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#1013078 Oct 28, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
<quoted text>
The good thing is that GOP governors are starting to realize the stupidity of their decision not to expand Medicaid given the Federal government's offer to pay a minimum of 90% of the cost as opposed to the traditional 90%. With the exception of Texas, I expect more and more Republican governors to realize the stupidity of their decision.
"Obamacare hits a tipping point: Most governors now want to expand Medicaid"
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/...
geez how long did you have to search for that article from September? in case you can't keep up with your small brain, it is October--and Republican governors are thankful they didn't expand medicaid. Put up an article before the debacle of the O'bamacare rolled out and look stupid. It is liberalism at its finest. Way to go.
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#1013079 Oct 28, 2013
fetch almighty wrote:
<quoted text>emergency room care is less than 1% of the total cost of the health care system. Most of them have insurance when they go. You can scream all you want, it doesn't change the facts.
1%?

cite it.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#1013080 Oct 28, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
sigh
so let them walk into an ER so we can all pay higher healthcare prices.
another unfunded gift from a Republican POTUS.
Bah, according to Homer's sources deep inside the Republican party: The ER is free!
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1013081 Oct 28, 2013
lol! Well gee... that's what happens when you don't play well with others!

"A year after Romney loss, GOP woes run even deeper
Associated Press
By CHARLES BABINGTON 43 minutes ago

WASHINGTON (AP)— A year after losing a presidential race many Republicans thought was winnable, the party arguably is in worse shape than before. The GOP is struggling to control tensions between its tea party and establishment wings and watching approval ratings sink to record lows.

It's almost quaint to recall that soon after Mitt Romney lost to President Barack Obama, the Republican National Committee recommended only one policy change: endorsing an immigration overhaul, in hopes of attracting Hispanic voters.

That immigration bill is now struggling for life and attention in the Republican-run House. The bigger worry for many party leaders is the growing rift between business-oriented Republicans and the GOP's more ideological wing. Each accuses the other of bungling the debt ceiling and government shutdown dramas, widely seen as a major Republican embarrassment.

The problems don't end there.

Polls show the GOP nominee trailing in a Virginia governor's race that history says a Republican should win. At the national level, it's hard to recall when Republicans seemed so leaderless. Romney has returned to private life. Potential rising stars have stumbled, as Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida did when he angered conservative activists by pushing the immigration measure through the Senate.

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is preoccupied with his Kentucky re-election bid, squeezed between a tea party GOP challenger on the right and a well-regarded Democrat on the left. In the House, Speaker John Boehner of Ohio cemented his support among Republican colleagues only by letting them vote heavily against a bipartisan plan to avert an unprecedented default on U.S. obligations.

The legislation, which also reopened the government, passed mostly with Democratic votes. That's hardly the type of victory a Republican speaker hangs on his wall.

Eyeing this troubling landscape, many Republican campaign veterans hope conservative die-hards will narrow their differences with the party's more pragmatic members before next year's elections and the 2016 presidential campaign.

"If we don't find common ground and stand on the same side of the line, we're going to have a very ugly and rough couple of years," said Sara Taylor Fagen, who directed political affairs in President George W. Bush's White House...."

Since: Aug 13

Bozeman, MT

#1013082 Oct 28, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
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we can't afford it? really?
ok all you nutjobs....your all encompassing statements of opinion are not going to fly. either you cite or stfu. your statements of 'facts' gleaned from right wing sites & FOX talking heads are not mainstream so you'll have to fill us in on your source of propaganda so we can properly tear it down.
Tear it down with what..."facts" gleaned from left wing sites and NBC or Media Matters talking heads? Hypocrite.
WOW

New York, NY

#1013083 Oct 28, 2013
The most Vocal and Loyal Obama supporters couldnt fix Obamacare website and were not consulted to do the Job Not One African American Web/Tech company was qualified to work on the obamacare website billions of dollars and not one Afreican American Web/tech had the SKILLS but they are telling everyone one else they are in charge they are the MAJORITY majority of what the unqualified

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#1013084 Oct 28, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
we can't afford it? really?
ok all you nutjobs....your all encompassing statements of opinion are not going to fly. either you cite or stfu. your statements of 'facts' gleaned from right wing sites & FOX talking heads are not mainstream so you'll have to fill us in on your source of propaganda so we can properly tear it down.
No propaganda needed. It's simple math.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#1013085 Oct 28, 2013
Hello rightwing lying* dummies and normal people.

*NEW for November, unveiling it a few days early.

Should I go with:

rightwing lying dummies
lying rightwing dummies

or maybe just rightwingers where lying and dummies is assumed?

Thoughts?
Laney F

Jamaica, NY

#1013086 Oct 28, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
<quoted text>
All I could do when I saw his posts this morning was laugh. The more improbable and contradictory a conspiracy theory is...the more he feels compelled to embrace it. So deeply entrenched in conspiracy theories he can't think straight.
There is no sense in trying to reason with him. All one can do is laugh and shake one's head at the absurdity of his assertions. And, be thankful that most people like him are locked up in mental institutions.
Haven't you heard? No one is locked up in mental institutions anymore. Liberals won't allow it. The one clear thread that unites all the mass murders or women who drive cars into the White House fence in DC (with a toddler in the backseat) and get shot by police, is that they were committed by visibly crazy people who were unaccountably not institutionalized. Libs and Dems are adamant about removing guns from law abiding citizens while keeping as many dangerous crazies "free" and roaming the streets.

And my favorite conspiracy theory of all time was when Hillary was blaming the right for the Monica Lewinsky Conspiracy Theory.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#1013087 Oct 28, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
<quoted text>
Only guessing, but Biden's presence may be a painful reminder of his most embarrassing gaffe when he promised us quite emphatically, "Obama has a big stick!"
Or the painful reminder of being overheard about the passage of Obamacare and it being a "big f--ing deal."
Either/or. Both are now quite embarrassing.
I love both those lines. Joe is awesome.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1013088 Oct 28, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
Boston has to be the stupidest city in the world. They vote for the muslim. Than, the muslims bomb them. After the muslims bombed them, they decided to make the Boston Red Sox look like muslim jihadists.
Has anyone else noticed that the World Series looks like Americans playing Al Qaeda?
Oh yes, Boston a stupid city? Only a stupid Texan could ever utter such a sentence. Boston; home of Harvard and MIT, over 60 colleges and universities.
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#1013089 Oct 28, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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GID students? Classictic
'Classictic' lol Classic!
WOW

New York, NY

#1013090 Oct 28, 2013
Why couldnt African American Obamacare and Obama supporters play a more technical role with the Obama Presidency everyone of Importance are the same White People the African American obama supporter complain about why werent they Able to produce a better Government for the Obama Presidency all the Problem solvers for Obama is non African American they are only cheerleaders not active Players just loud mouths and hate mongers thats their role I have seen them do nothing else

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