Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1619017 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: Mar 14

Location hidden

#1102649 Mar 23, 2014
So maybe I'll come back when there's some intelligent life on this forum later on.

Restoring this nation is more important than hurting a few misguided feelings. Time to take off the gloves. If it's not too late.

Since: May 11

Blain, PA

#1102650 Mar 23, 2014
Incognito4Ever wrote:
So maybe I'll come back when there's some intelligent life on this forum later on.
Restoring this nation is more important than hurting a few misguided feelings. Time to take off the gloves. If it's not too late.
Restoring? Why do we ned restore it?
Progressive Retardation

Los Angeles, CA

#1102651 Mar 23, 2014
Grey Ghost wrote:
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Romney was and is clueless when it comes to foreign policy, He appears to be still smarting from his butt whipping. We are all aware that it wouldn't matter what Obama did they would be against. I don't know how you get more Un-American than they are. Hopefully more and more voters will recognize that "FACT" before November.
Thanks for the humor. How did the Obama admin make out in Syria? Even your lame pal Kerry said Obama failed. Egypt? Another failure. It was Romney who said that Russia was still the threat to us. Go look up the facts after your done beating off to your last family reunion video, clown.

“Amor patriae.”

Since: Feb 08

Eastern Oregon

#1102652 Mar 23, 2014
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>smart enough to catch you out as the bullshitter you are...many times..
smart enough to make a life for myself i don't have to lie about...
smart enough to be way. way better than you!
In my world, "smart enough" doesn't cut it.
Patricangelily

Satellite Beach, FL

#1102653 Mar 23, 2014
Patrick wrote:
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Are you bored in retirement? Our law office could use help but we are not located in Orlando.
New citizens seem to favor the democratic party.
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Angela
They enjoy free handouts
Nostrils Waxman

Simsbury, CT

#1102654 Mar 23, 2014
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>haven't you often called him the worst president ever? all the people you parrot do that...
so now he is worth listening to?
your idiocy knows no limits, does it?
i love watching you make a total ass of yourself with your ignorance and stupidity!
Why Hyime, I voted for Carter, before I grew up and left the Democrat party. He was better than the liar we have now, but a liar like you who claims to be a conservative would not understand that.

You really need some new material Hyime. An idiot like you calling virtually everyone else stupid is really lame, like you are.

Personally, I think what Carter said is hillarious... Even an old lefty knows what Obama is doing is wrong. The militants like you just don't get it.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1102655 Mar 23, 2014
Incognito4Ever wrote:
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This poll was taken last July before Obama drew an invisible red line in Syria, appeased the Russians who invaded the Ukraine and are now closer to Germany and EU's borders and spied on their German leaders.
Probably should find an updated poll.
the point was Bush's overwhelming unpopularity in comparison.

i guarantee that hasn't changed. never did....

2001...

George W. Bush is highly unpopular with the publics of the major nations of Western Europe. By wide margins, people in Germany, France, Great Britain and Italy all disapprove of his handling of international policy, and the American president does not inspire much more confidence in these countries than does Russian President Vladimir Putin.

More than seven-in-ten of those in each country say Bush makes decisions based entirely on U.S. interests, and most think he understands less about Europe than other American presidents. In that regard, Bush’s foreign policy approval rating runs 40-60 percentage points below former President Bill Clinton’s, when judged in retrospect.

http://www.pewglobal.org/2001/08/15/bush-unpo...

so the next time one of you FOXbots starts in about Obama ruining our relationship with the world...think again.
Progressive Retardation

Los Angeles, CA

#1102656 Mar 23, 2014
RealDave wrote:
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Restoring? Why do we ned restore it?
Nice spelling. No child left behind? You did. Dummy
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1102657 Mar 23, 2014
Incognito4Ever wrote:
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As usual, you have it backwards. The state is now encroaching on religious matters. Most religions just want to be left alone.
most non-religious just want to be left alone.

we want to be able to make choices about how we live our lives with no interference from any religion. i sure a heck don't want my child indoctrinated in school. if my daughter wants to get an abortion, which are legal btw, she should be able to make that choice. if my gay cousin wants to get married he should be able to make that choice.

that book doesn't apply to everyone. never will. never has.
Eleanor Beaver

United States

#1102658 Mar 23, 2014
mdbuilder wrote:
<quoted text>
In my world, "smart enough" doesn't cut it.
The Tick needs to be reminded that his constant barrage of boasting and bragging (in case you hadn't heard, the guy claims to be damned near perfect) is seen by most as nothing more than bullshit. The dude is a poseur...and a piss poor one at that.
Eleanor Beaver

United States

#1102659 Mar 23, 2014
sonicfilter wrote:
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if my daughter wants to get an abortion, which are legal btw, she should be able to make that choice. if my gay cousin wants to get married he should be able to make that choice.
that book doesn't apply to everyone. never will. never has.
I feel the same about fracking, handguns with 17 round magazines, a health insurance plan that's tailored to my family's needs, and incandescent light bulbs.

Yeah, you people are all about ¨choice¨- as long as it's one you're all in lock step political agreement on.
Donny Brook

Spicewood, TX

#1102660 Mar 23, 2014
Who cares. The imbecile is half white and he has set the Black race in the USA back 60-years. Yes he has, Clyde. He is an arrogant fool who makes Black people look stupid. He tells you what you want to hear, but does nothing and all he has done for Blacks is to ensnare them in the LBJ slavery called the Great Society. Go ahead and defend him . . . . just as soon as you can come up with one thing he has done for Blacks.
Donny Brook

Spicewood, TX

#1102661 Mar 23, 2014
sonicfilter wrote:
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most non-religious just want to be left alone.
we want to be able to make choices about how we live our lives with no interference from any religion. i sure a heck don't want my child indoctrinated in school. if my daughter wants to get an abortion, which are legal btw, she should be able to make that choice. if my gay cousin wants to get married he should be able to make that choice.
that book doesn't apply to everyone. never will. never has.
What religion interferes with your life? I'm not religious by any stretch of the imagination, yet I'm against same sex marriage and abortion, because I am., just like you're for it. Don't you get dufus? None of get what we want. I'm for some things and against others and God, the Pope, or Rev. Wright have nothing to do with them. You are going to have a miserable life crying because not everyone agrees with you. You best grow up.
Donny Brook

Spicewood, TX

#1102662 Mar 23, 2014
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
the point was Bush's overwhelming unpopularity in comparison.
i guarantee that hasn't changed. never did....
2001...
George W. Bush is highly unpopular with the publics of the major nations of Western Europe. By wide margins, people in Germany, France, Great Britain and Italy all disapprove of his handling of international policy, and the American president does not inspire much more confidence in these countries than does Russian President Vladimir Putin.
More than seven-in-ten of those in each country say Bush makes decisions based entirely on U.S. interests, and most think he understands less about Europe than other American presidents. In that regard, Bush’s foreign policy approval rating runs 40-60 percentage points below former President Bill Clinton’s, when judged in retrospect.
http://www.pewglobal.org/2001/08/15/bush-unpo...
so the next time one of you FOXbots starts in about Obama ruining our relationship with the world...think again.
The idiot has turned our allies against us and those who hated us in 2008 hate us more today. Obama is an idiot and anyone trying to spin it differently is a bigger idiot.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1102663 Mar 23, 2014
Eleanor Beaver wrote:
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I feel the same about fracking, handguns with 17 round magazines, a health insurance plan that's tailored to my family's needs, and incandescent light bulbs.
Yeah, you people are all about ¨choice¨- as long as it's one you're all in lock step political agreement on.
the Bill of Rights does not promise the right to practice one’s religion at the expense of the rights of others. but those lock stepping Christians can't seem to figure that out which is why they keep getting their asses handed to them by the courts.
Jimmy Changa

Boston, MA

#1102664 Mar 23, 2014
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>say about her back in her hometown...
What? Like.. everybody's been on it?
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1102666 Mar 23, 2014
Donny Brook wrote:
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What religion interferes with your life? I'm not religious by any stretch of the imagination, yet I'm against same sex marriage and abortion, because I am., just like you're for it. Don't you get dufus? None of get what we want. I'm for some things and against others and God, the Pope, or Rev. Wright have nothing to do with them. You are going to have a miserable life crying because not everyone agrees with you. You best grow up.
i guess it's a good thing i don't work for Hobby Lobby. otherwise i'd be whining about my employer making religious choices for me.
Jimmy Changa

Boston, MA

#1102667 Mar 23, 2014
Donny Brook wrote:
Who cares. The imbecile is half white and he has set the Black race in the USA back 60-years. Yes he has, Clyde. He is an arrogant fool who makes Black people look stupid. He tells you what you want to hear, but does nothing and all he has done for Blacks is to ensnare them in the LBJ slavery called the Great Society. Go ahead and defend him .... just as soon as you can come up with one thing he has done for Blacks.
Well, to be frank life wasn't all that great for blacks BEFORE the "Great Society," but I digress... Here's what Obama has done for blacks - though I agree he hasn't done much: He's pissed you off.
Jimmy Changa

Boston, MA

#1102668 Mar 23, 2014
Eleanor Beaver wrote:
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I feel the same about fracking, handguns with 17 round magazines, a health insurance plan that's tailored to my family's needs, and incandescent light bulbs.
Yeah, you people are all about ¨choice¨- as long as it's one you're all in lock step political agreement on.
I didn't actually read the exchange bu the essence of it seemed to be about fracking your daughter? I'm in favor.... in fact, I've already done it several times...
Jimmy Changa

Boston, MA

#1102670 Mar 23, 2014
Donny Brook wrote:
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What religion interferes with your life? I'm not religious by any stretch of the imagination, yet I'm against same sex marriage and abortion, because I am., just like you're for it. Don't you get dufus? None of get what we want. I'm for some things and against others and God, the Pope, or Rev. Wright have nothing to do with them. You are going to have a miserable life crying because not everyone agrees with you. You best grow up.
From out of the mouths of ... "bades" (yes, I know how it's "speled.") You too are having a miserable life "aparently"... and, funnily enough, for the same reason.

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