Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1277148 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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Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1013717 Oct 29, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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Actually, you misunderstood. It wasn't Bill O'Reilly who claimed it was no big deal. It was his guest, Lt. Col. Ralph Peters, who said it was no big deal.
But Lt. Col. Ralph Peters' opinion is well-respected and holds a lot of clout on the O'Reilly Factor as a regular contributor.
Bill O'Reilly was just fair and balanced in looking out for the folks. That's his job.
Well, I'm sure he does hold clout in his incestuous relationship!

“Bill Clinton could have ”

Since: May 10

Prevented this

#1013718 Oct 29, 2013
Story developing in Chicago:
U.S. Attorney General presses to keep evidence secret in Adel Daoud case
October 28, 2013 (WLS)-- The ABC7 I-Team has learned of an unusual move by U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder in a Chicago terrorism case. The Attorney General is pressing to keep evidence gathered against a suburban teenager secret, claiming that to release it would do "grave damage" to national security.

In one corner we have U.S. officials trying to dodge the diplomatic blowback from spying on foreign leaders. In another corner, we have U.S. intelligence spying on a Chicago teenager, American Adel Daoud, who was later arrested and charged in a terrorism case here. And Monday night, against the backdrop of spies, leaks and espionage, the curious case of the Hillside teenager is attracting personal attention from U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.

Caught in the large net cast by U.S. intelligence agencies-- the same one that now has foreign leaders crying foul from corners of the world-- was information about a17-year-old high school student from west suburban Hillside.

Indicted in alleged Chicago terror plot
Adel Daoud has been in the federal lockup since being arrested more than a year ago on charges he tried to detonate what he thought was a car bomb in downtown Chicago. The bomb wasn't real and Daoud's accomplice was an FBI plant.
But since the teenager's arrest, prosecutors have revealed that the seed for the case against Mr. Daoud was found by national intelligence agents, and therefore much of the evidence gathered against him is confidential and cannot be provided even to his defense attorneys.

On Monday night, the I-Team has learned that Attorney General Holder has personally weighed in on the top secret case.

In an unusual addendum to this lengthy government filing in Chicago, is a blunt assessment of the "sensitive and classified information" collected on Daoud. Making it public would cause "serious damage...exceptionally grave damage" according to Attorney General Holder, and would "harm the national security."

In what some have described as a potentially precedent-setting case on how far the government can go in spying on its own people, whole pages of this public court filing are blocked out-- as "classified, material redacted."

Prosecutors have said that they do not plan to use evidence gathered by intelligence agencies at Daoud's trial, which is set for next spring. But that secret spy evidence was the way authorities found Mr. Daoud according to investigators, and that is why he and his attorneys want to see it and continue to make the case that they are entitled to it.

(Copyright ©2013 WLS-TV/DT. All Rights Reserved.)
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1013719 Oct 29, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
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Because Hawaii is a liberal state and going down the tubes like California?
Just guessing.
lol! Yep, you are guessing.... as usual!
WOW

Bronx, NY

#1013720 Oct 29, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Funny, I've probably received 5 such letters over the past 10 years.
That darn Obamacare!!!! Canceling my policies 6 years before it was even written.
You are a risk a drunk drug user or just FU like we all say on this Board stop crying you been wrong about almost everything so just STFU

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1013721 Oct 29, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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in the case of ObamaKKKare, it's other people's money...
welfare, not insurance...
Then, how come every time you people post the premiums people are having to pay, you NEVER take into account any subsidy credits? You can't have it both ways. Either it's "other people's money" or it isn't. Make up your mind.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#1013722 Oct 29, 2013
House Republicans are pushing a new bill to let Americans keep their health insurance plans following revelations that the Obama administration knew millions could lose their current coverage due to changes from the Affordable Care Act.
WOW

Bronx, NY

#1013723 Oct 29, 2013
MAn all the egg on the OBAMA supporters face over the past 6 years it's like one big HALLOWEEN egging they must like being the center of attention at a Bukk jerk off session lily is the center piece
forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1013724 Oct 29, 2013
Maryland!

3100 buy in the Exchange!

82,473 sign up for the fwee stuff!!!

http://www.wbal.com/article/103564/template-s...

Anyone care to run the numbers on much the 3100 would have to pay up to cover the 82,000+ free folks?

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1013725 Oct 29, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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why???
Because planning for the unexpected is the responsible thing to do.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1013726 Oct 29, 2013
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf wrote:
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You too? MAN that chick gets around.....
Mmmmmm..... wolfie fur!
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#1013727 Oct 29, 2013
WOW wrote:
<quoted text>Hello LIBERAL BIGOT who doesnt want Blacks or MINORITIES to GET BIG GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS Liberal HUSTLER another LIBERAL BIGOT HERE HOMOR
LOL! You should seek help. Homer never made any such claim. Can any of you rightwingers ever tell the truth???

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1013728 Oct 29, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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on second thought, with the junk you drive, you should have lots of insurance....
I've had Fords....worst cars EVER! Fix Or Repair Daily.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#1013729 Oct 29, 2013
LCNLin wrote:
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List a book you have read on
Nixon
Reagan
American History
Sorry old Democrat Socialist Commie.

Since 1990, this new thing came out called the internet. A lot of us don't read newspaper and books any longer, gramps.

There is also this new fangled gadget called Cable TV.

Now be sure to go dust off your brand new set of encyclopedias, old southern redneck libtard!
WOW

Bronx, NY

#1013730 Oct 29, 2013
LOOK at how this Post started in 08 and look at it now that the Fantasy is real mmmmmmm mmmmm mmmmmmm O what a difference a day makes 24 little hours lololololhahahaha really we dont have to say anything just look at all the CLUSTER FOCKS since BUSH left and they keep trying to pull him back in JUST VOTE FOR BUSH ALREADY hahahaha They really did MISS BUSH WHEN HE LEFT hahahahahaha THEY KEPT HIS NAME IN THEIR MOUF lolololololololol we like to call him the BURNING BUSh IN HONOR OF BOB MARLHI
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#1013731 Oct 29, 2013
Obama will be remembers as the eyes wide shut bystander to his own presidency. He never knows anything. Typical Democrat.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#1013732 Oct 29, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Then, how come every time you people post the premiums people are having to pay, you NEVER take into account any subsidy credits? You can't have it both ways. Either it's "other people's money" or it isn't. Make up your mind.
We have a real bright one here, for sure!

ROTFLMAO!!!!!
Grampy

South Windsor, CT

#1013733 Oct 29, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>Why is that odd? Are you aware of a special condition no one else knows of?
Odd in that the NSA surveillance was/is not limited to just other country's heads of state. How far down the leader hierarchy does it extend? Did it go as far down as the Dennis Kucinichs of the world?
WOW

Bronx, NY

#1013734 Oct 29, 2013
Obama is CHARLES BARKLEY compared to MICHEAL JORDAN done NUFF said winners dont WHINE they wine and dine lolololololol made me self laugh
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf

United States

#1013735 Oct 29, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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I've had Fords....worst cars EVER! Fix Or Repair Daily.
First they send chimps into space, and now they're learning to drive. When will it stop?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#1013736 Oct 29, 2013
New York doctors are treating ObamaCare like the plague, a new survey reveals.

A poll conducted by the New York State Medical Society finds that 44 percent of MDs said they are not participating in the nation’s new health-care plan.

Another 33 percent say they’re still not sure whether to become ObamaCare providers.

Only 23 percent of the 409 physicians queried said they’re taking patients who signed up through health exchanges.

“This is so poorly designed that a lot of doctors are afraid to participate,” said Dr. Sam Unterricht, president of the 29,000-member organization.“There’s a lot of resistance. Doctors don’t know what they’re going to get paid.”

Three out of four doctors who are participating in the program said they “had to participate” because of existing contractual obligations with an insurer or medical provider, not because they wanted to.

Only one in four “affirmatively” chose to sign up for the exchanges.

Nearly eight in 10 — 77 percent — said they had not been given a fee schedule to show much they’ll get paid if they sign up.

The survey invited doctors to anonymously share opinions about the new health care law, and many took time out of their busy days to vent.

“Obama Care wants to start right away, but who see all these new patients???? Not me,” e-mailed one doc.

Another said,“I plan to retire if this disaster is implemented. This is a train wreck.”

“I refuse to participate in the exchange plans! I am completely opposed to this new law,” said a third respondent.

One doctor recycled the mantra used to attack addictions:“The solution is simple: Just say no.”

One physician was so disgusted, he threatened to taken only cash patients going forward.

“I am seriously considering opting out of all insurance plans including Medicare because of [ObamaCare].”

Some physicians said the pressure on insurance carriers to control costs is leading to rationed care.

“OBAMACARE is a disaster. I have already seen denial of medication, denial of referrals,” one doc said.

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