Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1459774 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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carol

Oviedo, FL

#812825 Nov 28, 2012
ANNA LINGUS wrote:
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Why? Have you just emerged from the sea, hag? Beached, are you?
Too cold to swim in the ocean this time of year. I don't go out that far anyway.

But Obama said the rise of the oceans will begin to slow and our planet will begin to heal because he was elected.

Pretty outrageous statement for a president to make, huh? One might think he's a bit narcissistic.
Nightchalker

Lansing, MI

#812826 Nov 28, 2012
carol wrote:
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It just impairs one's ability to think and function properly.
That's what we need. A bunch of stoners running around smoking weed whenever and whereever they feel like it.
Probably liberals too...as if they don't have enough problems with perspective...
WTF?
I'm "consevative" and I SMOKE "GOD'S GOOD HERB" every DAY!
"It protect me from de GERMS in de atmosphere, mon!" LOL
Had a job since I was 17, still working.
No big whup!
the_rac_on_teur

Montgomery, AL

#812827 Nov 28, 2012
the potheads lament...

{...To date, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not approved a single medication that is smoked because smoking is considered such a crude means by which to deliver medicine. Because THC may be beneficial to the treatment of some illnesses, though, researchers continue their attempts to refine the isolation of it and to develop alternative non-smoking delivery systems. Marinol is a current example of a drug successfully made from synthetic THC to treat nausea in chemotherapy patients. According to the Institute of Medicine “there is little future in smoked marijuana as a medically approved medication."

“Marijuana and Medicine: Assessing the Science Base,” Institute of Medicine, 1999; cited in U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration, Exposing the Myth of Medical Marijuana."

http://ncfpc.org/FNC/0901S2.html#Anchor-35326
Nightchalker

Lansing, MI

#812828 Nov 28, 2012
the_rac_on_teur wrote:
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go and smoke you a bowl and blow all that smoke into your grandchildren's face you idiot...
GUARANTEED to keep a "coliky" baby quiet!

Better than rubbing SCHNAPS on their gums!

Or even "BEN-A-DRILL" (the 7 dollar babysitter!)

Lighten UP while you still can!!!
brown eyes

Roanoke, VA

#812829 Nov 28, 2012
Mitt Romney is to visit President Obama at the White House. President Obama will let him sit in his empty chair as a Christmas present.
the_rac_on_teur

Montgomery, AL

#812830 Nov 28, 2012
Compassionate Liberals asking us to sacrifice....

Cherokee Warren...

"...Several employees at Harvard Law School circulated a petition asking all law school members, who could, to make such a sacrifice. Warren and her husband (also a Harvard Law professor) have combined yearly incomes in the $1 million range and she earned another $200,000 for work she called "part-time" in Washington. During this uneasy period when across campus staff feared for their livelihoods, Warren remained silent.

Harvard president Drew Faust — whose own salary is close to $1 million — and university administrators ignored requests for pay reductions. Ultimately 275 lower-income employees lost their jobs and many more were persuaded to retire. Harvard professors, ever fond of inveighing against “corporate greed” and voicing slogans like “shared sacrifice,” suffered no inconvenience.

Warren now vows to go to Washington to fight for the middle class. But, like so many academics, she is more adept at feathering her own nest than truly helping Americans in need."

http://www.wickedlocal.com/cambridge/news/x11...
carol

Oviedo, FL

#812831 Nov 28, 2012
lily boca raton fl wrote:
Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) on Tuesday pressed his fellow Republicans to go along with President Barack Obama's plan to raise taxes on the wealthiest Americans for the time being in order to avoid the so-called "fiscal cliff."
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/11/27/tom-...
I wish Republicans would stand in solidarity on the steps of Congress and announce they will not interfere in any way, shape or form with Obama's plans for the next four years.

It would scare the phooey out of congressional democrats and the majority of liberals.

It might even paralyze Senate Democrats from making any decision whatsoever. The wrong decision means lost votes. And they won't have anyone to blame.

It's a Democrat's nightmare.
TheIndependentMa jority

East Bernstadt, KY

#812832 Nov 28, 2012
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
You think the Keystone Pipeline is to get oil for the US market. Now really, who is that stupid.
That's not what I said DUHMMY....

Does the air feel warmer to you today, treehugger?

http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/11/28...
OBAMA the GENIUS

Lillington, NC

#812833 Nov 28, 2012
carol wrote:
<quoted text>
Too cold to swim in the ocean this time of year. I don't go out that far anyway.
But Obama said the rise of the oceans will begin to slow and our planet will begin to heal because he was elected.
Pretty outrageous statement for a president to make, huh? One might think he's a bit narcissistic.
Hey your Boehner said Obama needs to get serious about the fiscal cliff?

Really?

You loser righties need to get serious about cutting aid to children and elderly poor.

"How can we kill more
children today?" <---- repo dumbfffffcks!

Thankfully the genius won! Heartless greedy selfish bozo's lost.

(4 more years of idiots crying on here? Ehhhhh righties?)
carol

Oviedo, FL

#812834 Nov 28, 2012
Nightchalker wrote:
<quoted text>WTF?
I'm "consevative" and I SMOKE "GOD'S GOOD HERB" every DAY!
"It protect me from de GERMS in de atmosphere, mon!" LOL
Had a job since I was 17, still working.
No big whup!
Oh, lighten up. I actually don't like the criminalization of casual smokers of marijuana.

But to say smoking weed in public is more acceptable than tobacco is ludicrous. It may not have the harmful chemicals but it has other effects that others may not want to be subjected to.

“Amor patriae.”

Since: Feb 08

Eastern Oregon

#812835 Nov 28, 2012
the_rac_on_teur wrote:
<quoted text>
go and smoke you a bowl and blow all that smoke into your grandchildren's face you idiot...
These fools gladly encourage the EPA to strangle every aspect of our lives on the conjecture that invisible particulates in the atmosphere, measured in 'parts per billion' are deadly, yet they think dense clouds of smoke, repeatedly inhaled directly into their lungs, are fine - even desirable. And these are the people occupying the White House.

Since: Oct 08

Location hidden

#812836 Nov 28, 2012
THE DEBIL wrote:
<quoted text>
HARD TO ARGUE, HARD TO ARGUE. DEBIL GUESS IT LIKE JESUS SAY: "IT BE EASIER TO STUFF A CAMEL'S ASS THROUGH THE EYE OF A NEEDLE THAN FOR THE RICH MAN TO ENTER HEAVEN." SO, UM, IN LIGHT OF THIS TRUISM, WHERE'S THAT LEAVE HIM? HEHEHEHEHEHEHEH... RIGHT YOU IS, WITH ME!
You better get the biblical saying correct, if you're going to use it.'It is easier for a camel to pass through the needle's eye, than for a rich man to get to heaven' The 'Needle's eye being a pass used by travelers in biblical times. Gee Whiz!!! If you're going to use sayings know what they mean.
Carter

Pompano Beach, FL

#812837 Nov 28, 2012
brown eyes wrote:
Mitt Romney is to visit President Obama at the White House. President Obama will let him sit in his empty chair as a Christmas present.
Obama needs all the help he can get, since he is still so completely incompetent. No wonder he is having Romney visit; Romney actually has the experience and successful background to teach the incompetent Obama how to be a successful executive, despite the Obama worshippers who only seek magic hopey-changey fantasies.
TheIndependentMa jority

East Bernstadt, KY

#812838 Nov 28, 2012
carol wrote:
<quoted text>
Too cold to swim in the ocean this time of year. I don't go out that far anyway.
But Obama said the rise of the oceans will begin to slow and our planet will begin to heal because he was elected.
Pretty outrageous statement for a president to make, huh? One might think he's a bit narcissistic.
Opotus must've po'd the Hawaiian dietys w/that one :-)

http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/11/28...

(awesome pictures huh?!)

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#812839 Nov 28, 2012
carol wrote:
<quoted text>
I wish Republicans would stand in solidarity on the steps of Congress and announce they will not interfere in any way, shape or form with Obama's plans for the next four years.
It would scare the phooey out of congressional democrats and the majority of liberals.
It might even paralyze Senate Democrats from making any decision whatsoever. The wrong decision means lost votes. And they won't have anyone to blame.
It's a Democrat's nightmare.
And that benefits......?

Since: Oct 08

Location hidden

#812840 Nov 28, 2012
brown eyes wrote:
Mitt Romney is to visit President Obama at the White House. President Obama will let him sit in his empty chair as a Christmas present.
Which is more than Obama has done in four years. They gave him another four years to "TRY"... Such a deal we gots for you??
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#812841 Nov 28, 2012
Nightchalker wrote:
<quoted text>WTF?
I'm "consevative" and I SMOKE "GOD'S GOOD HERB" every DAY!
"It protect me from de GERMS in de atmosphere, mon!" LOL
Had a job since I was 17, still working.
No big whup!
Work at the Post Office?
Carter

Pompano Beach, FL

#812842 Nov 28, 2012
OBAMA the GENIUS wrote:
<quoted text>
Hey your Boehner said Obama needs to get serious about the fiscal cliff?
Really?
You loser righties need to get serious about cutting aid to children and elderly poor.
"How can we kill more
children today?" <---- repo dumbfffffcks!
Thankfully the genius won! Heartless greedy selfish bozo's lost.
(4 more years of idiots crying on here? Ehhhhh righties?)
You mean 4 more years of crying over Obama's incompetence...as evidenced over the past 4 years...dumb liberals never learn. How's Jimma going down in history?
Sue Robbins

AOL

#812843 Nov 28, 2012
TSM wrote:
<quoted text>
Carol the problem for Texas are these the same individuals that created the mess in California now migrating to Texas because Liberals/Democrats has pledge to turn Texas Blue so one wonders is this there strategy!!
Californians are like locusts who destroy all they touch.
Texans are crazy if they allow unfettered infestation by California UnionCrat thug people. They destroyed their State and no want to destroy yours.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#812844 Nov 28, 2012
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Opotus must've po'd the Hawaiian dietys w/that one :-)
http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/11/28...
(awesome pictures huh?!)
Continuous since '83; remarkable

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