Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1480049 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

gauley bridge wv

#1049175 Dec 29, 2013
And now it's global COOLING! Return of Arctic ice cap as it grows by 29% in a year
533,000 more square miles of ocean covered with ice than in 2012
BBC reported in 2007 global warming would leave Arctic ice-free in summer by 2013
Publication of UN climate change report suggesting global warming caused by humans pushed back to later this month

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Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#1049176 Dec 29, 2013
Whatever wrote:
<quoted text>
We have a government sending out thousands of Social Security checks to dead folks- because they claim they can't figure out who died- now wanting us to believe that they will be able to keep track of Obamacare scammers.
A house of cards in the making waiting for the wind to blow!!!

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1049177 Dec 29, 2013
Obama could learn from Reagan:

Thanks to the 1981 act, 20 million new jobs were created. Inflation dropped from 13.5% in 1980 to 4.1% by 1988 and unemployment fell from 7.6% to 5.5%.

The net worth of families earning between $20,000 and $50,000 annually grew by 27% at the same time the real gross national product jumped by 26%. The prime interest rate was slashed from 21.5% in January 1981 to 10% in August 1988.

The amount of individual tax revenues rose from $244 billion in 1980 to $446 billion in 1989. Total tax revenues jumped grew by almost 100%, rising by 99.4% during the 1980s producing 92 months of healthy economic growth - the longest period of peacetime in the post WWII period.

Marginal tax rates were cut from a top rate of 70% to 28% while revenues to the U.S. government from all taxes nearly doubled – increasing from roughly $500 billion to an astronomical $1.1 trillion in 1990 - benefiting the Clinton administration.

What can we say about Obama's big government policies, higher taxes and excessive federal government regulations?
dont worry warturds

Phoenix, AZ

#1049178 Dec 29, 2013
Oh Dat Bammy wrote:
<quoted text>ACORN types will make excellent ObammyCare Navigators. Of course, they'll also be selling your social security number and other confidential information. Because with dat Bammy's perfect planning, there will be no security checks to weed out the criminals from being "Navigators."
Or Cialis?? Might help the powerless, ineffective, ineffectual, inadequate, weak, feeble, useless, worthless, futile problems you seem to be having!!

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#1049179 Dec 29, 2013
WHO MY BABY DADDY?

The following are all replies that Cleveland, Ohio women have written on Child Support Agency Forms in the section for listing 'father's details;' or putting it another way... Who's yo Daddy? These are genuine
excerpts from the forms!

1. Regarding the identity of the father of my twins, Makeeshia was fathered by Willie McKinley. I am unsure as to the identity of the father of Marlinda, but I believe that she was conceived on the same night.

2. I am unsure, as to the identity of the father of my child as I was being sick out of a window when taken unexpectedly from behind. I can provide you with a list of names of men that I think were at the party if this helps.

3. I do not know the name of the father of my little girl. She was conceived at a party at 3600 Quincy Ave. where I had sex with a man I met that night. I do remember that the sex was so good that I fainted. If you do manage to track down the father, can you please send me his phone number? Thanks.

4. I don't know the identity of the father of my daughter. He drives a BMW that now has a hole made by my stiletto in one of the door panels. Perhaps you can contact BMW service stations in this area and see if he's had it replaced. That would be the daddy.

5. I have never had sex with a man. I am still a Virginian. I think that my son's conception was ejaculate stuff on a tawl and that he is an axident.

6. I cannot tell you the name of Alleshia dad as he informs me that to do so would blow his cover and that would have cat aclysmic implications for his wife. I am torn between doing right by you and right by him. Please advise.

7. I do not know who the father of my child was as they all look the same to me.

8. Tyrone Lairston is the father of child A. If you do catch up with him, can you ask him what he did with my Otis Redding CDs? Child B who was also borned at the same time ... well, I don't have clue.

9. From the dates it seems that my daughter was conceived at the Art Museum; it really was in the room with the statues of them peoples with they legs cut off.

10. So much about that night is a blur. The only thing that I remember for sure is Delia Smith did a program about eggs earlier in the evening. If I had stayed in and watched more TV rather than going to the party at 8956 Hough Ave., mine might have remained unfertilized.

And my personal favorite...

11. I am unsure as to the id entity of the father of my baby, after all, like when you eat a can of beans you can't be sure which one made you fart.

“Peace on Earth”

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1049180 Dec 29, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>So say's that old woman (1947) who's been posting under ten split personalities today and last night you idiot...
It's the culture.....
Now who is OCD and paranoid? Projecting your habits onto others is a sure sign you are losing it.
dont worry warturds

Phoenix, AZ

#1049181 Dec 29, 2013
poor warturds. he's been on here for years now grinding his axe and his false teeth and his only accomplishment has been proving daily what an impotent and meaningless ''pos'' he is. ah, the poetic justice of it all. end result...just another powerless, whining moron sitting in front of a computer airing his meaningless grievances. so sad!!! let's have a pity party for good old warturds, the longest, lasting, living whiner on topix!!

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1049182 Dec 29, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
"Unemployment was the highest of any decade in the post-World War II period. Average wages did the worst ... productivity was the slowest,"
http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/money/2004-06-...
btw...did the Dems somehow make Reagan raise taxes 11 times?
http://capitalgainsandgames.com/blog/bruce-ba...
When Reagan took office, unemployment was 7.7%. It declined steadily during his eight year term and was 5.5% when he left office. While Obama talks vaguely about saving jobs while unemployment remains in the high 7% range - not even including those who stopped looking - Reagan created nearly 20 million jobs.

Under Reagan, productivity grew at a 1.5 percent annual rate, This was lower than in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s but much higher than in the post-Reagan years. Under Clinton, productivity has increased at an annual rate of just 0.3 percent per year--the worst presidential performance since that of Herbert Hoover.

http://object.cato.org/sites/cato.org/files/p...
sonicfilter

Greenwood, IN

#1049184 Dec 29, 2013
It is an unfortunate human trait to look for some kind of moral wrong or legal malfeasance, in specific events to incite general public outrage either to benefit someone or to cast aspersion on someone else. Shortly after Republicans won a House majority in the 2010 midterm elections a corrupt Republican, Darrell Issa, promised his only job as chairman of the House Oversight Committee was to have “seven hearings a week, times 40 weeks” investigating the Obama Administration when the 112th Congress began. Issa was desperate to find a scandal to take down President Obama and has investigated everything from the 2009 federal stimulus program to fabricating President Obama’s part in the scandalous Republican government shutdown two months ago.

Issa has wasted taxpayer time and money for three years looking for Obama Administration scandals he subsequently never found, including the tragic deaths of 4 American diplomats in Benghazi Libya on September 11 2012. Issa’s scandalous investigations aside, it was revealed yesterday that an extensive investigation into the attack on the diplomatic outpost that claimed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three diplomats’ lives found no involvement of al-Qaeda or other international terrorists groups whatsoever like Republicans have claimed for over a year. Instead, the attack was precipitated by, as first reported, by extremist Christians in the United States.

....For the past year-and-a-half Republicans led a phony search for a Benghazi scandal wasting taxpayer time and money, but why did criminal Issa never investigate the Christian extremists for making, promoting, and releasing the video that clearly fueled the attacks that killed four American diplomats? If the criminal really wanted to get to the bottom of who was responsible for the attacks he would have begun immediate investigations into American Christians and not President Obama.

Issa can hardly claim Christian extremists were innocent in provoking the attacks because American non-profit Media for Christ obtained film permits to shoot the movie in August 2011, and the project was promoted by Morris Sadek by email and on the blog of the National American Coptic Assembly. By early September, the film was dubbed into Arabic and broadcast on September 9 on Al-Nas, an Egyptian television station; at this point it is prescient to reiterate the video “had prompted protests for hours the day before (the Benghazi attack) at the U.S. Embassy in Cairo.” The extremist Christian pastor Terry Jones, known for a Quran-burning controversy that led to riots around the world and endangered American soldiers knew of the video’s existence prior to the Benghazi attacks and promoted it by announcing his plan to show the 13-minute trailer at his church on September 11, 2012. It is incomprehensible that the video did not incite protestors to attack the diplomatic outpost due to “anger at a U.S.-made video denigrating Islam,” or that extremist Christians are not culpable for the violence in Benghazi.

http://www.politicususa.com/2013/12/29/darrel...

watch the reaction to that one....

'It still doesn't prove that we're wrong about what we can't prove!'

I refer you to this......

Low-intelligence adults tend to gravitate toward socially conservative ideologies, the study found.

http://www.livescience.com/18132-intelligence...
sonicfilter

Greenwood, IN

#1049185 Dec 29, 2013
The New York Times Turns Republican Benghazi Hoax Inside Out

The New York Times laid down the smack on Benghazi scandal enthusiasts Saturday by making some very bold claims of its own. The Times says that “Benghazi was not infiltrated by Al Qaeda,” that “Anger at the video motivated the initial attack,” and that “The attack was led, instead, by fighters who had benefited directly from NATO’s extensive air power and logistics support during the uprising against Colonel Qaddafi.”

The Times explained that “Fifteen months after Mr. Stevens’s death, the question of responsibility remains a searing issue in Washington, framed by two contradictory story lines”:

As usual, things were not so clear cut. A book previously reviewed here, The Benghazi Hoax, has detailed how the right wing engineered a scandal out of whole cloth by misusing and fabricating “evidence.” It has also become clear that the media, after first questioning the Republican claims, later became complicit in their spread and perpetuation.

This new piece by the Times is sure to be as unwelcome. FoxNews immediately “debunked” the Times’ claims, calling “liar liar” by repeating all the lies they’ve already told (of course, FoxNews was the key player in the hoax and have the most need to sustain it now). The Blaze, not surprisingly, calls these claims by the Times “shocking”– particularly use by the Times of the word “spontaneous,” a word that rips the entire Republican hoax to shreds.

Republican leaders are insistent that this was an al Qaeda assault. It had to be in order for the Obama administration to be shown guilty (never mind that al Qaeda killed 3,000 Americans without making Republican George W. Bush guilty).

Nothing The New York Times says will influence the right wing scandal machine in the least (as the FoxNews coverage attests). All the facts in the world won’t do that in a party that cites the Bible without reading it first. Facts are their worst enemy, emotion – angry, fearful emotion – their biggest friend. They will continue to insist on their version of events because it is the version – fact-free as it is – most congenial to their agenda.

http://www.politicususa.com/2013/12/29/york-t...

“Peace on Earth”

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1049186 Dec 29, 2013
No Surprize wrote:
<quoted text>You old woman here now 24hrs. you deranged old fool...
It's the culture...
Let's see...When I left here last night Galt, Ray, Whatever, Killtaker, were still talking to each other. After eleven hours I come back on to find Flack, Angel, and Dupont posting. That was it until...all of a sudden...like clockwork, here comes "Whatever", "Galt", "Lois", the nutcases from NY and MO and you within minutes of each other. Since you and yours are on this thread a lot more than I am, I would say you are the deranged ones.
Whatever

Scottsbluff, NE

#1049187 Dec 29, 2013
flack wrote:
WHO MY BABY DADDY?
The following are all replies that Cleveland, Ohio women have written on Child Support Agency Forms in the section for listing 'father's details;' or putting it another way... Who's yo Daddy? These are genuine
excerpts from the forms!
1. Regarding the identity of the father of my twins, Makeeshia was fathered by Willie McKinley. I am unsure as to the identity of the father of Marlinda, but I believe that she was conceived on the same night.
2. I am unsure, as to the identity of the father of my child as I was being sick out of a window when taken unexpectedly from behind. I can provide you with a list of names of men that I think were at the party if this helps.
3. I do not know the name of the father of my little girl. She was conceived at a party at 3600 Quincy Ave. where I had sex with a man I met that night. I do remember that the sex was so good that I fainted. If you do manage to track down the father, can you please send me his phone number? Thanks.
4. I don't know the identity of the father of my daughter. He drives a BMW that now has a hole made by my stiletto in one of the door panels. Perhaps you can contact BMW service stations in this area and see if he's had it replaced. That would be the daddy.
5. I have never had sex with a man. I am still a Virginian. I think that my son's conception was ejaculate stuff on a tawl and that he is an axident.
6. I cannot tell you the name of Alleshia dad as he informs me that to do so would blow his cover and that would have cat aclysmic implications for his wife. I am torn between doing right by you and right by him. Please advise.
7. I do not know who the father of my child was as they all look the same to me.
8. Tyrone Lairston is the father of child A. If you do catch up with him, can you ask him what he did with my Otis Redding CDs? Child B who was also borned at the same time ... well, I don't have clue.
9. From the dates it seems that my daughter was conceived at the Art Museum; it really was in the room with the statues of them peoples with they legs cut off.
10. So much about that night is a blur. The only thing that I remember for sure is Delia Smith did a program about eggs earlier in the evening. If I had stayed in and watched more TV rather than going to the party at 8956 Hough Ave., mine might have remained unfertilized.
And my personal favorite...
11. I am unsure as to the id entity of the father of my baby, after all, like when you eat a can of beans you can't be sure which one made you fart.
Oh my, casual sex does have its' short comings.

I liked how many did not connect that the father of twins may be the same person.

Appears to me many of these are in denial to avoid having the bio daddy pay for the child.
Stoneman

Boise, ID

#1049188 Dec 29, 2013
Interesting.

A GOP congressman from Indiana a few years ago sent "inappropriate" text messages to one of his pages, he was out of office in less than 90 days and hasn't been a public figure since.

A GOP congressman from Idaho a few years ago allegedly played "footsie" in a Minnesota men's room, he is out of office and politically insignificant now.

A GOP Speaker of the House a few years ago made kind remarks at the 100th birthday of DEMOCRAT senator Strom Thurmond, who was a noted racist decades prior, the GOP Speaker is drummed out of office in a couple of months.

A SOCIALIST/DEMOCRAT President has his genitalia sucked and ejaculates in the face of a female employee, commits perjury when questioned about it, becomes the second president in US history to be impeached. Years later he gives the keynote speech at the S/D convention and NOW HE IS SWEARING IN THE NEXT MAYOR OF NEW YORK CITY.

First, I wonder how anybody thought it was appropriate for a person who lies under oath to "swear in" anybody. Second, I wonder what level of debauchery a leftist has to achieve to lose the support of the brain-dead S/D voters.

And while we're at it, why do the S/D parasites think the guy's wife has the spine to be a president when she wouldn't stand up to HIM?

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#1049189 Dec 29, 2013
The left criticizing Reagan is like criticizing a high-hurdle runner who misses a hurdle and finishes first but somehow doesn't notice the other runner doing this:



That would be Obama. Coming In last to boot.
sonicfilter

Greenwood, IN

#1049190 Dec 29, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
Obama could learn from Reagan:
Thanks to the 1981 act, 20 million new jobs were created. Inflation dropped from 13.5% in 1980 to 4.1% by 1988 and unemployment fell from 7.6% to 5.5%.
The net worth of families earning between $20,000 and $50,000 annually grew by 27% at the same time the real gross national product jumped by 26%. The prime interest rate was slashed from 21.5% in January 1981 to 10% in August 1988.
The amount of individual tax revenues rose from $244 billion in 1980 to $446 billion in 1989. Total tax revenues jumped grew by almost 100%, rising by 99.4% during the 1980s producing 92 months of healthy economic growth - the longest period of peacetime in the post WWII period.
Marginal tax rates were cut from a top rate of 70% to 28% while revenues to the U.S. government from all taxes nearly doubled – increasing from roughly $500 billion to an astronomical $1.1 trillion in 1990 - benefiting the Clinton administration.
What can we say about Obama's big government policies, higher taxes and excessive federal government regulations?
The New American Economy: The Failure of Reaganomics and a New Way Forward

http://www.amazon.com/The-New-American-Econom...

As a domestic policy advisor to Ronald Reagan, Bruce Bartlett was one of the originators of Reaganomics, the supply-side economic theory that conservatives have clung to for decades. In The New American Economy, Bartlett goes back to the economic roots that made Impostor a bestseller and abandons the conservative dogma in favor of a policy strongly based on what’s worked in the past. Marshalling compelling history and economics, he explains how economic theories that may be perfectly valid at one moment in time under one set of circumstances tend to lose validity over time because they are misapplied under different circumstances. Bartlett makes a compelling, historically-based case for large tax increases, once anathema to him and his economic allies. In The New American Economy, Bartlett seeks to clarify a compelling and way forward for the American economy.

“Bruce Bartlett, who took the measure of President Bush in his New York Times bestseller, Impostor, has written another highly useful winner: The New American Economy. In this short, tough-minded and often amusing book, he lays out what the Obama Administration is doing to the economy and tells why it will work.”
—Richard Whalen, Senior policy adviser to Ronald Reagan and author of The Founding Father: The Story of Joseph P. Kennedy

Obama. deficit? spending? revenues? do you even know the real numbers?

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#1049191 Dec 29, 2013
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL BORN IN 1930's, 1940's, 50's, 60's, 70's and Early 80's !!! First, you survived being born to mothers who smoked and/or drank while they carried us. They took aspirin, ate blue cheese dressing, tuna from a tin, and didn't get tested for diabetes. Then after that trauma, your baby cots were covered with bright colored lead-based paints. You had no childproof lids on medicine bottles, doors or cabinets and when you rode your bikes, you had no helmets, not to mention, the risks you took hitchhiking .. As children, you would ride in cars with no seat belts or air bags. Riding in the back of a van - loose - was always great fun. You drank water from the garden hosepipe and NOT from a bottle. You shared one soft drink with four friends, from one bottle and NO ONE actually died from this. You ate cakes, white bread and real butter and drank pop with sugar in it, but you weren't overweight because...... YOU WERE ALWAYS OUTSIDE PLAYING!! You would leave home in the morning and play all day, as long as we were back when the streetlights came on. No one was able to reach you all day. And you were OK. You would spend hours building your go-carts out of scraps and then ride down the hill, only to find out you forgot the brakes. After running into the bushes a few times, you learned to solve the problem . You did not have Playstations, Nintendo's, X-boxes, no video games at all, no 99 channels on cable, no video tape movies, no surround sound, no mobile phones, no text messaging, no personal computers, no Internet or Internet chat rooms..........YOU HAD FRIENDS and you went outside and found them! You fell out of trees, got cut, broke bones and teeth and there were no lawsuits from these accidents you played with worms(well most boys did) and mud pies made from dirt, and the worms did not live in us forever. You made up games with sticks and tennis balls and although you were told it would happen, you did not poke out any eyes. You rode bikes or walked to a friend's house and knocked on the door or rang the bell, or just yelled for them! Local teams had tryouts and not everyone made the team. Those who didn't had to learn to deal with disappointment. Imagine that!! The idea of a parent bailing you out if you broke the law was unheard of. They actually sided with the law! This generation has produced some of the best risk-takers, problem solvers and inventors ever! The past 50 years have been an explosion of innovation and new ideas. You had freedom, failure, success and responsibility, and you learned HOW TO DEAL WITH IT ALL! And YOU are one of them! CONGRATULATIONS! You might want to share this with others who have had the luck to grow up as kids, before the lawyers and the government regulated our lives for our own good. And while you are at it, forward it to your kids so they will know how brave their parents were.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#1049192 Dec 29, 2013
Whatever wrote:
<quoted text>
Oh my, casual sex does have its' short comings.
I liked how many did not connect that the father of twins may be the same person.
Appears to me many of these are in denial to avoid having the bio daddy pay for the child.
I thought it was funny.

“Peace on Earth”

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1049193 Dec 29, 2013
Whatever wrote:
<quoted text>
We have a government sending out thousands of Social Security checks to dead folks- because they claim they can't figure out who died- now wanting us to believe that they will be able to keep track of Obamacare scammers.
Those checks to the dead were being sent out under the Bush administration. There is better scrutiny under the Obama administration.

"In Southern California and elsewhere in 2008, investigators analyzed 305 Social Security beneficiaries who were recorded as deceased in their Social Security Administration files. At least 140 of them were still alive."

"Social Security officials already have recovered some of the improperly paid-out funds. They further agreed to investigate "as quickly as possible based on available resources" the correct status of 6,733 potentially deceased individuals identified in the 2008 audit."

Read more here: http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2009/06/30/71069/s...
dont worry warturds

Phoenix, AZ

#1049194 Dec 29, 2013
the power of cartoons!! the mighty warturds lashing out with angry little topix symbols!! all witness the power and the glory! warturds=impotent!!!!! give me your address warturds, i'll arrange for a coloring book and a box of colorforms to be shipped to you!!!!!!!!!!

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#1049195 Dec 29, 2013
Stoneman wrote:
Interesting.
A GOP congressman from Indiana a few years ago sent "inappropriate" text messages to one of his pages, he was out of office in less than 90 days and hasn't been a public figure since.
A GOP congressman from Idaho a few years ago allegedly played "footsie" in a Minnesota men's room, he is out of office and politically insignificant now.
A GOP Speaker of the House a few years ago made kind remarks at the 100th birthday of DEMOCRAT senator Strom Thurmond, who was a noted racist decades prior, the GOP Speaker is drummed out of office in a couple of months.
A SOCIALIST/DEMOCRAT President has his genitalia sucked and ejaculates in the face of a female employee, commits perjury when questioned about it, becomes the second president in US history to be impeached. Years later he gives the keynote speech at the S/D convention and NOW HE IS SWEARING IN THE NEXT MAYOR OF NEW YORK CITY.
First, I wonder how anybody thought it was appropriate for a person who lies under oath to "swear in" anybody. Second, I wonder what level of debauchery a leftist has to achieve to lose the support of the brain-dead S/D voters.
And while we're at it, why do the S/D parasites think the guy's wife has the spine to be a president when she wouldn't stand up to HIM?
Debauchery is a career enhancement in the libtard party.

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