Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1274805 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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forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1013249 Oct 28, 2013
It's Official!

"'It's True' Some Americans Won't Be Able to Keep Their Health Care Plan Under Obamacare"

http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/wh-its-tr...
WOW

Bronx, NY

#1013250 Oct 28, 2013
What a effin lier Obama 'gave the go-ahead for Merkel phone tapping' as he wanted to 'know everything' about world's most powerful woman, German newspaper claims
Bild newspaper in Germany called US denials of eavesdropping 'diplomatic lies' as new documents from Washington suggest the bugging against the politicians began at least ten years ago.
it shows the type of person is with his lies
WOW

Bronx, NY

#1013251 Oct 28, 2013
Obamacare supporters did this yes obama supporters Abandoned elderly residents discovered covered in filth in care home after staff walked out leaving them to fend for themselves
Staffers at a California nursing home left more than a dozen elderly patients in the care of a cook and a janitor when they walked off the job this week.
OBAMACARE SUPPORTERS WALKED OUT ON SICK PEOPLE
WOW

Bronx, NY

#1013252 Oct 28, 2013
Yea for Shaq 'He's a great man': Shaq endorses New Jersey governor Chris Christie in TV ad
NBA great Shaquille O'Neal has endorsed the re-election of New Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie in a new television ad.
forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1013253 Oct 28, 2013
Remedial History and facial recognition classes for MSM....

CBS mixes up the "hoovers"

http://althouse.blogspot.ca/2013/10/cbs-doesn...

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1013254 Oct 28, 2013
Excerpt from Nixon's speech about his health care reform plan:

"My proposed plan differs sharply with several of the other health insurance plans which have been prominently discussed. The primary difference is that my proposal would rely extensively on private insurers.

"Any insurance company which could offer those benefits would be a potential supplier. Because private employers would have to provide certain basic benefits to their employees, they would have an incentive to seek out the best insurance company proposals and insurance companies would have an incentive to offer their plans at the lowest possible prices. If, on the other hand, the Government were to act as the insurer, there would be no competition and little incentive to hold down costs.

"There is a huge reservoir of talent and skill in administering and designing health plans within the private sector. That pool of talent should be put to work.

"It is also important to understand that the CHIP plan preserves basic freedoms for both the patient and doctor. The patient would continue to have a freedom of choice between doctors. The doctors would continue to work for their patients, not the Federal Government. By contrast, some of the national health plans that have been proposed in the Congress would place the entire health system under the heavy hand of the Federal Government, would add considerably to our tax burdens, and would threaten to destroy the entire system of medical care that has been so carefully built in America.

"I firmly believe we should capitalize on the skills and facilities already in place, not replace them and start from scratch with a huge Federal bureaucracy to add to the ones we already have."

http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Stories/2009/...

Very interesting.

Why didn't Democrats go along with this? Sounds like a much better plan to me without big government control.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#1013255 Oct 28, 2013
Emeem wrote:
Here's an Eman fun fact for all you joggers. If the average length of Eman's 26,000 dumbass posts was 6 inches and they were laid end to end it would stretch to nearly 3 miles or the distance of a 5K race.
What kind of a fckin no life loser would whine about Obama that much???
John Wilkes Booth Didn't whine that much about Abe Lincoln!
I must b doing something right. Maybe showing the world what an idiot emoron really is.

btw, if you want to be accurate, you'd better make that 8 inches.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#1013256 Oct 28, 2013
Emeem wrote:
<quoted text>
Quotation marks with no source cited, what a dumbass. Are you quoting yourself moron?
Doesn't matter, the information you cited is irrelevant, like you.
your panties are in a wad...yeah baby!!

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#1013257 Oct 28, 2013
"Are you a conservative, a libertarian, a Christian or a gun owner? Are you opposed to abortion, globalism, Communism, illegal immigration, the United Nations or the New World Order? Do you believe in conspiracy theories, do you believe that we are living in the “end times” or do you ever visit alternative news websites (such as this one)?

If you answered yes to any of those questions, you are a “potential terrorist” according to official U.S. government documents"

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1013258 Oct 28, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Why does a company like Genentech need a government subsidy to test their products?
Because cutting-edge technology is expensive and, in the end, it benefits us all.

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1013259 Oct 28, 2013
MAINTAINING A PRIVATE ENTERPRISE APPROACH

My proposed plan differs sharply with several of the other health insurance plans which have been prominently discussed. The primary difference is that my proposal would rely extensively on private insurers.

Any insurance company which could offer those benefits would be a potential supplier. Because private employers would have to provide certain basic benefits to their employees, they would have an incentive to seek out the best insurance company proposals and insurance companies would have an incentive to offer their plans at the lowest possible prices. If, on the other hand, the Government were to act as the insurer, there would be no competition and little incentive to hold down costs.

There is a huge reservoir of talent and skill in administering and designing health plans within the private sector. That pool of talent should be put to work.

It is also important to understand that the CHIP plan preserves basic freedoms for both the patient and doctor. The patient would continue to have a freedom of choice between doctors. The doctors would continue to work for their patients, not the Federal Government. By contrast, some of the national health plans that have been proposed in the Congress would place the entire health system under the heavy hand of the Federal Government, would add considerably to our tax burdens, and would threaten to destroy the entire system of medical care that has been so carefully built in America.

I firmly believe we should capitalize on the skills and facilities already in place, not replace them and start from scratch with a huge Federal bureaucracy to add to the ones we already have.

Richard Nixon
February 1974

http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Stories/2009/...

Why didn't Democrats go along with this again?

If you read the entire speech, it's like Obamacare but with a lot less government intrusion.

Nevermind, that's probably why.

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1013260 Oct 28, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
properties in crime-ridden, decaying neighborhoods are poor credit risks....
There have been studies done that show the lowest income families often care the most about their neighborhoods.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#1013261 Oct 28, 2013
"Dem Party is F****d". Hahaha
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#1013262 Oct 28, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
<quoted text>
Because cutting-edge technology is expensive and, in the end, it benefits us all.
Really know-it-all? What is your excuse then for Sylondra? In the end, it benefited a few of Obama's cronies.
forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1013263 Oct 28, 2013
The USA and our lack of manufacturing capability is becoming problem...

"Ohio Runs Out Of Pentobarbital, Can't Execute Convicts"

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-10-28/ohio...

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#1013264 Oct 28, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
exactly...only the few who are chronic consumers of medical care ever give much consideration to insurance...
If Galt was interviewing a potential employee and the candidate's first question was about medical insurance, the interview would be over (for all practical purposes).
I have gotten to the point if I see them in person, you can tell who is a liability and who is not. One tell tale sign of a sick person is their feet are turned completely out, they walk like ducks, this is a sure sign of illness.

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#1013265 Oct 28, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
<quoted text>
Because cutting-edge technology is expensive and, in the end, it benefits us all.
aren't you supposed to be saying that Pharma benefits you all? that is what the eugenics people say also.
forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1013266 Oct 28, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
<quoted text>
Because cutting-edge technology is expensive and, in the end, it benefits us all.
How does a breast pump benefit a man?

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#1013267 Oct 28, 2013
WOW wrote:
What a effin lier Obama 'gave the go-ahead for Merkel phone tapping' as he wanted to 'know everything' about world's most powerful woman, German newspaper claims
Bild newspaper in Germany called US denials of eavesdropping 'diplomatic lies' as new documents from Washington suggest the bugging against the politicians began at least ten years ago.
it shows the type of person is with his lies
O'bama knows nuttin" --Joe Biden is the brains of the operation.

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#1013268 Oct 28, 2013
forks_make_us_fat wrote:
<quoted text>
How does a breast pump benefit a man?
I am sure the liberals here can tell you:) they are all freaks of nature.

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