Barack Obama, our next President

"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 ... Full Story
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1104100 Mar 26, 2014
M Stein wrote:
<quoted text>Like the Democrats did to Japanese Americans in World War II? And do to keep generations of minorities in public housing today?
uh.....red states.

The White Ghetto

http://www.nationalreview.com/article/367903/...

don't think Bubba voted for Obama.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1104101 Mar 26, 2014
flack wrote:
<quoted text> Actually as I've stated before I don't think the government should be in the marriage business at all.
Now you were saying?
Welfare Statistics
Total number of Americans on welfare 12,800,000
Total number of Americans on food stamps 46,700,000
Total number of Americans on unemployment insurance 5,600,000
Percent of the US population on welfare 4.1 %
Total government spending on welfare annually (not including food stamps or unemployment)$131.9 billion
Welfare Demographics
Percent of recipients who are white 38.8 %
Percent of recipients who are black 39.8 %
Percent of recipients who are Hispanic 15.7 %
Percent of recipients who are Asian 2.4 %
Percent of recipients who are Other 3.3 %
Welfare Statistics
Total amount of money you can make monthly and still receive Welfare $1000
Total Number of U.S. States where Welfare pays more than an $8 per hour job 39
Number of U.S. States where Welfare pays more than a $12 per hour job 6
Number of U.S. States where Welfare pays more than the average salary of a U.S. Teacher 8
Average Time on AFCD (Aid to Families with Dependent Children)
Time on AFDC Percent of Recipients
Less than 7 months 19%
7 to 12 months 15.2%
1 to 2 years 19.3%
2 to 5 years 26.9%
Over 5 years 19'6%
So.... do you think Utah would have become a state if they they didn't taper that multiple wives thing?
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#1104102 Mar 26, 2014
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>How does the ACA affect "all Americans?"
Please be specific.
For starters, it raises the cost of health care for America while lowering the quality of health care. Just ask your doctor or shrink.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#1104103 Mar 26, 2014
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
This idea that you bozos have that poor people don't want to make more money is dumber than sh*t. That single mother would jump at the chance for a better paying job or an advancement at work.
You GD idiots make up this shit so you have an excuse to hate poor people & government programs that help them,
All of these programs help people get on their feet & back into self reliance.
Get your 10 year old grandkid to go back and read the post for you so he can explain it to you. That should only take him about three hours.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1104104 Mar 26, 2014
Buroc Millhouse Obama wrote:
<quoted text>
Romney was right. It's just yet another confirmation how naïve Obama the child president is. The weasel Obama sidestepped the question about Romney being right only saying Russia is a "local" power. Totally ridiculous as usual. America is at an all time low with Obama as president. Worse than Jimmy Carter.
lol! So... Romney was also right about caring about 47% of Americans then.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#1104105 Mar 26, 2014
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
<quoted text>
Thank you for being MORE proof, of the rampant stupidity of those who just don't the the big picture, outside the little blue dotted guided lines in they little books of coloring level.
lol! Funny how your 'proof' of stupidity is simply wrapped in your opinion son.

And I can see where your perspective comes from (that coloring book of yours!)

“Come Home America!”

Since: Nov 11

Claymont, Delaware 19809

#1104106 Mar 26, 2014
flack wrote:
Lastly, it is not as if our single mother anecdote is living off of the take home pay from her job. A single mother in America making minimum wage qualifies for a slew of social programs. All these social programs are designed to help her unlivable wage become quite livable. Does she get housing assistance? Day care assistance? Heating assistance? Healthcare assistance? Food Stamps? Welfare? Child tax credit?
She is obviously, after all, not looking for an increase in income… She’s looking for more money for less work..
'more money for less work' sounds more like the Corporate CEO operating mantra.
Grampy

South Windsor, CT

#1104107 Mar 26, 2014
M Stein wrote:
<quoted text>Requesting voter ID is labeled racism by the Liberal Victim Industry. Meanwhile, the NAACP required government issued photo ID in order to attend a conference where Eric Holder was speaking.
Also try getting into the Dept. of Justice's building without an ID.
Lily Boca Raton FL

Boca Raton, FL

#1104108 Mar 26, 2014
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Most people who would qualify for subsidies in the exchanges, do not have the money sitting in the bank that they would run out & spend $40 - 50K on a luxury car.
John Boehner got a $10,000 subsidy and took it; so did Marco Rubio

Boehner said he has one year left until he can get Medicare!!
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#1104109 Mar 26, 2014
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
uh.....red states.
The White Ghetto
http://www.nationalreview.com/article/367903/...
don't think Bubba voted for Obama.
Wrong. Bill Clinton must have voted for Obama.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#1104110 Mar 26, 2014
Republicans Are Driving the Momentum for Gay Marriage

From politicians and donors to the party rank and file, a change of heart in the GOP is a major factor in the issue's increasing public acceptance.

A decade ago, Republicans campaigned aggressively on their opposition to gay marriage. Bush promised to push for a constitutional amendment to ban it; the state-level gay-marriage amendments that appeared on 11 states' 2004 ballots passed with an average of 70 percent of the vote, helping turn out Bush voters in the process. Fast forward to today: Bush's onetime campaign manager, Ken Mehlman, came out in The Atlantic in 2010 and is now a strategist and fundraiser for gay marriage nationally. More than 100 prominent Republicans signed onto a Supreme Court brief in support of gay marriage last year; 20 Western GOPers, including former Wyoming Senator Alan Simpson, endorsed a similar appellate-court brief this month. The brief was authored by a Denver lawyer who had served as counsel to Mitt Romney's campaign in Colorado, and who told the New York Times it was about "liberty and freedom."

It's not just lawmakers and consultants—it's voters, too. A New York Times/CBS News poll last month found 40 percent of Republicans support gay marriage, up from just 24 percent in September 2012. Young Republicans are partly responsible: A Pew poll this month found 61 percent of Republicans under 30 support gay marriage. But that doesn’t suffice to explain the phenomenon.“We’re witnessing more than just generational turnover,” Tyler Deaton, campaign manager for Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry, wrote in a memo on the GOP shift scheduled to be released Wednesday.“Conservatives are changing their minds.”

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2...

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#1104111 Mar 26, 2014
Lily Boca Raton FL wrote:
<quoted text>
They were forced to give their babies up for adoption. The stigma of an illegitimate child was unacceptable. Many of those women spent their lives searching for those children; since adoptions were closed at that time.
and many, many died from horrid abortion attempts and unregulated medicinal abortion attempts...

and many many also just had abortions that they lived through...
Eleanor Beaver

East Hartford, CT

#1104112 Mar 26, 2014
The Democratic Party has been waging a War on Black People since the Great Society of 1964-65 (actually for far longer than that) that has reached horrifying proportions in our time. That nearly 73 percent of African Americans are currently born out of wedlock, 67 percent living in single parent homes, is nothing short of disastrous with yet more disastrous auguries for the future.

And all this during the administration of our first black president. The level of hypocrisy is astronomical.

All these social welfare programs, affirmative actions, etc. were a signal to African Americans that they were inferior, that somehow they couldn’t make it without help.

Since: May 11

Carlisle, PA

#1104113 Mar 26, 2014
flack wrote:
<quoted text>Satistic Brain.com
You're selling websites?

I want that US Department of Commerce site link where you said all that came from.
forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1104114 Mar 26, 2014
sonicfilter wrote:
Republicans Are Driving the Momentum for Gay Marriage
From politicians and donors to the party rank and file, a change of heart in the GOP is a major factor in the issue's increasing public acceptance.
A decade ago, Republicans campaigned aggressively on their opposition to gay marriage. Bush promised to push for a constitutional amendment to ban it; the state-level gay-marriage amendments that appeared on 11 states' 2004 ballots passed with an average of 70 percent of the vote, helping turn out Bush voters in the process. Fast forward to today: Bush's onetime campaign manager, Ken Mehlman, came out in The Atlantic in 2010 and is now a strategist and fundraiser for gay marriage nationally. More than 100 prominent Republicans signed onto a Supreme Court brief in support of gay marriage last year; 20 Western GOPers, including former Wyoming Senator Alan Simpson, endorsed a similar appellate-court brief this month. The brief was authored by a Denver lawyer who had served as counsel to Mitt Romney's campaign in Colorado, and who told the New York Times it was about "liberty and freedom."
It's not just lawmakers and consultants—it's voters, too. A New York Times/CBS News poll last month found 40 percent of Republicans support gay marriage, up from just 24 percent in September 2012. Young Republicans are partly responsible: A Pew poll this month found 61 percent of Republicans under 30 support gay marriage. But that doesn’t suffice to explain the phenomenon.“We’re witnessing more than just generational turnover,” Tyler Deaton, campaign manager for Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry, wrote in a memo on the GOP shift scheduled to be released Wednesday.“Conservatives are changing their minds.”
http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2...
no one cares about gay marriage...check Gallup....it's down there with finding Jimmy Hoffa on the importance scale...

Since: May 11

Carlisle, PA

#1104115 Mar 26, 2014
Buroc Millhouse Obama wrote:
<quoted text>
Get your 10 year old grandkid to go back and read the post for you so he can explain it to you. That should only take him about three hours.
The post to which I replied said this:

"She is obviously, after all, not looking for an increase in income…"

Now smartass, tell me what that means. Does or does not the author imply that people getting government benefits don't want to raise or a better paying job??

You people are dumber than sh*t.

Since: Oct 13

@ my house

#1104116 Mar 26, 2014
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
You're selling websites?
I want that US Department of Commerce site link where you said all that came from.
You just want more free shyt dave, get a job.

Since: Oct 13

@ my house

#1104117 Mar 26, 2014
Eleanor Beaver wrote:
The Democratic Party has been waging a War on Black People since the Great Society of 1964-65 (actually for far longer than that) that has reached horrifying proportions in our time. That nearly 73 percent of African Americans are currently born out of wedlock, 67 percent living in single parent homes, is nothing short of disastrous with yet more disastrous auguries for the future.
And all this during the administration of our first black president. The level of hypocrisy is astronomical.
All these social welfare programs, affirmative actions, etc. were a signal to African Americans that they were inferior, that somehow they couldn’t make it without help.
Dave doesn't want to work.
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#1104118 Mar 26, 2014
Buroc Millhouse Obama wrote:
<quoted text>
For starters, it raises the cost of health care for America while lowering the quality of health care. Just ask your doctor or shrink.
No specifics eh. Figures.

Since: Oct 13

@ my house

#1104119 Mar 26, 2014
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
The post to which I replied said this:
"She is obviously, after all, not looking for an increase in income…"
Now smartass, tell me what that means. Does or does not the author imply that people getting government benefits don't want to raise or a better paying job??
You people are dumber than sh*t.
Obviously you don't Dave.

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