Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1781982 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: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#815875 Dec 3, 2012
carol wrote:
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You should be real careful who you call stupid.
Unemployment was 7.4% and 7.5% only 4 months out of Eisenhower's 8 year term.
During most of his presidency, it stayed roughly between the 4.5% to 6.0% range.
http://data.bls.gov/pdq/SurveyOutputServlet
Is the Bureau of Labor and Statistics a good enough source?
"carol"
Do not look for or expect honesty when posting with "dumos". He will do one of two things, dodge and dance or lie. His specialties.
Peace
sonicfilter

United States

#815876 Dec 3, 2012
Republicans had better wake up and realize that their negotiations with the White House aren’t so much about how to avoid the looming “fiscal cliff” as they are about President Obama’s attempt to cement his historical legacy as a great liberal hero by forcing them to repudiate their anti-tax pledges.

http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/334607...

too funny.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#815877 Dec 3, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Fox News can't keep track of all their made up bull$hit.
Hi homer. Speaking of bullsht, when is obama going to start focusing on jobs?
Realtime

Cape Canaveral, FL

#815878 Dec 3, 2012
Chrysler November sales up 14% vs 2011, GM up 6.5% and Ford 3.4%. Yay Detroit!

Ford and GM would be in better shape without slugish sales and cutbacks in Europe.

Ford has big plans for electrified vehicles both hybrid and plug in. Ford is also reinventing Lincoln or at least trying to__that might backfire unless the Lincoln in China venture bears fruit. The Lincoln Mercury badge seems to have run it's course in North America.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#815879 Dec 3, 2012
Halle Berry Sister wrote:
I love Obama.
Better than your finger?
THE DEBIL

Copenhagen, Denmark

#815880 Dec 3, 2012
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>stay or hold, yeah, how about hit me or hold instead?
There, much better.
DEBIL HAD ASSUMED YOU MADE YOU MISTAKE AS YOU WAS SORTIN' THROUGH THE CARDS IN YOU SLEEVE LIKE ANY REASONABLE MAN WOULD BE DOIN'.
THE DEBIL

Copenhagen, Denmark

#815881 Dec 3, 2012
Eman wrote:
<quoted text>
Hi homer. Speaking of bullsht, when is obama going to start focusing on jobs?
HE IS FOCUSSIN' ON JOBS, HE'S A BLACK AMERICAN AN' HE STILL GOT HIS. YOU GOT TO START SOMEPLACE.
THE DEBIL

Copenhagen, Denmark

#815882 Dec 3, 2012
nanoanomaly wrote:
<quoted text>Why does carol get consideration but I get assjacked?
OH, MAN, DEBIL SORRY. HE NOT PLAYIN' NO FAVORITES IT NOT IN HIS NATURE. HE JUS' GLAD YOU CAN STILL CRACK A SMILE... WAIT... THAT COME OUT WRONG FO' SOME REASON? YOU VERY CUTE, ALWAYS HAVE BEEN. LES' BE FRIENDS. GO PUT ON SUMTHIN' SEXY, I WAIT.(I ALREADY GOT MY OUTFIT ON.)
sonicfilter

United States

#815883 Dec 3, 2012
EasyEed wrote:
<quoted text>
"sonic"
I'll ask you the the same question I have asked "real dumb".
Why should you pay a lower or higher tax rate than anyone else? You are special? You are better than the poor sap who busted his ass, produced?
Peace
love the right wing talking point inference.

i am that poor sap you azzhole.

want to present a reasoned argument without the backhanded insults? or should we go down the road i went earlier with some wingnut who must have rethought his attempt to insult his own intelligence?
HoodratSanta

United States

#815884 Dec 3, 2012
Obama is a cross between Santa and Robin Hood - HoodSanta if you will. HoodSanta isn't going to do anything but watch from the wings - it is all he has ever done. While he is NOT "bringing everyone together" like he promised - he is also NOT going to stop the country from going off the fiscal cliff - while he is also NOT doing anything as Israel prepares to turn Iran into a parking lot - but only while he is NOT doing anything about Syria who is moving chemical weapons into place to use on their own people. These are the same chemical weapons that got moved to Syria from Iraq just before HoodSanta's namesake Hussein was removed from power - you know the weapons that did not exist.

He will just watch and look for someone to blame - maybe he can give a speech if someone will write one for him and load it in the prompter. What a hoax the handout demo has elected. Go Santa Go!
THE DEBIL

Copenhagen, Denmark

#815885 Dec 3, 2012
shinningelectr0n wrote:
<quoted text>
Better than your finger?
I DON'T UNDERSTAND?

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#815886 Dec 3, 2012
Anonymous of Indy wrote:
<quoted text>Humphrey–Hawkins Full Employment Act
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Full_Employment_...
Can't recall the Hawkins guy but when I read Jimmy Carter and Hubert Humphrey, I went thumbs down and puked. What a useless combination. Reminds me of the Boy Messiah.
sonicfilter

United States

#815887 Dec 3, 2012
Eman wrote:
<quoted text>
Hi homer. Speaking of bullsht, when is obama going to start focusing on jobs?
Raise Taxes on Rich to Reward True Job Creators

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2011-12-07/r...

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#815888 Dec 3, 2012
John Galt wrote:
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Raising taxes on the wealthy may not be a huge problem in itself, but neither is it a solution to anything.
This tax increase is nothing but red meat for the mob, like the guillotine in the French Revolution.
Meanwhile, massive Obama spending will drive the country deeper into debt, which will hurt the economy even more than any tax increase.
So, if Obama gets his tax increases and the economy still crashes, as it will, how will he blame the Republicans?
If the economy crashes, the Jerk-In-Chief will blame it on Hurricane Sandy, Syria, Benghazi and the those damned Republicans who waited too long to cave. Count on it that if he can't come up with a plausible excuse, David Letterman, the NY Times, Oprah and Vladimir Putin will come out to find excuses for him.
THE DEBIL

Copenhagen, Denmark

#815889 Dec 3, 2012
NOW, HOMER, THIS THREAD NOT "DEAD." IT JUS' GOIN' THROUGH... HOPE AN' CHANGE. PRETTY SOON WE REMAKE IT IN OUR OWN IMAGE. WE CHANGE THE LIGHTING - IT'S TOO DAMN BRIGHT IN HERE - WE PUT IN A L'IL MUSIC MAYBE HAUL IN A BEERATOR... MAKE IT NICE! NOT TOO MANCAVEISH SO WE GON' NEED SOMEONE TO CLEAN - LOOK! WE CREATED OUR FIRST JOB! FIRST RULE IS, NO SHOES... YEAHHHH... NOW YOU SEE? A REPUBLICAN WOULD'VE ALREADY GIVEN UP IN DESPAIR... BUT LOOK AT THE POSSIBILITIES... WE GOT CAROL - SHE NEVER GOIN' NOWHERE - AN' THERE NO SUBSTITUTE FO' A WOMAN WITH HER KIND OF EXPERIENCE... AN' NO FOOTBALL! IT KILLS MY BUZZ... THIS CAN BE NICE... GROUP HUG!!!
THE DEBIL

Copenhagen, Denmark

#815890 Dec 3, 2012
OH YEAH WE GOT THAT SHINNING GUY, HE'S CLOSE TO BEIN' ONE OF THE GUYS, HE JUS' SENSITIVE ABOUT THAT WART... GIVE HIM A CHANCE.. WE JUS' GOT TO MAKE SURE WE DON' LOSE CONTROL AGAIN... PARITY, THA'S ALL I'M SAYIN'.... YOU LET A BUNCH OF WOMEN GET GOIN' WITH THEY BABIES AN' CHURCH AN' PIE-BAKIN' AN' THE NEXT THING YOU KNOW YOU GOT CHAOS... WE HAVE TO STAND FO' SUMTHIN, MEN! MONEY DON' BUY YOU LOVE, BUT A SMILE AN' A BIG WET WILLIE DOES...
sonicfilter

United States

#815891 Dec 3, 2012
How Obama Shouldn’t Back Down Vs. the GOP

Elections are supposed to have consequences. So why does the GOP think it can strong-arm the president into compromising on entitlements without first giving in on taxes?

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/11...
THE DEBIL

Copenhagen, Denmark

#815892 Dec 3, 2012
I'M TALKIN' ABOUT THE WET WILLIE WHERE YOU SUCK YOU FINGER AN' THEN PUT IT IN HER EAR... WHAT'D YOU THINK I MEANT? NO, NO, NO, YOU GOT TO GET THEM LAUGHIN' I KEEP TELLIN' YOU. WE DRIVE THEM CRAZY BUT WHEN WE FUNNY THEY STILL LOVE US, THEY CAIN'T HEP THEYSELVES...
THE DEBIL

Copenhagen, Denmark

#815893 Dec 3, 2012
THEY SMILIN' NOW... ONLIEST ONES WE WANT HERE ANYWAYS...
GhostofRaygun

Rochester, KY

#815894 Dec 3, 2012
carol wrote:
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Even though Romney didn't think through his comment made in private and admitted the next day he was "dead wrong" about lumping the 47% who receive some kind of government subsidy with the much smaller percentage who manipulate the system, the point he was making to the small group of campaign contributors he was addressing - however broad-based - was that the 47% probably wouldn't vote for him because of being afraid of losing whatever government subsidies they receive - for whatever reason.
He obviously went too far lumping them altogether and admitted as such, but the reality of the 47% not voting for him was correct.
We have, in fact, become a nanny state. The problem, of course, is Obama couldn't be happier. The more the merrier. By continuing to stifle the private sector, there will be a lot of merriment in this White House.
"Vicious cycle" couldn't have a more clear meaning.
You need to read the transcript of what he said. He said the 47% pay no taxes. There is only one 47% in America that pay no taxes. 22% include those on SS and troops deployed. The gift takers.

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