Barack Obama, our next President

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"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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lily boca raton fl

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Homer wrote:
Homer sensing a real groundswell for repealing the Twenty-second Amendment so that Obama can be re-elected again in 2016.
Homer says if you have the right person and they are doing a great job why not?
What say you? Comments? Questions? Aspersions to be cast at Homer?
Homer a real rabblerowser this morning! You're in for it now!!

Boycott all businesses who are punishing their employees in protest over Obamacares!!

The list keeps growing: Dennys, Papa Johns, Applebees, Ace Hardware, Jimmy Johns...
(I've never eaten at any of these places anyway, but, now I never will)
Macy's facing increasing pressure to dump Da Donald. I had to sign that one, it was so much fun.
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Homer wrote:
Homer sensing a real groundswell for repealing the Twenty-second Amendment so that Obama can be re-elected again in 2016.
Homer says if you have the right person and they are doing a great job why not?
What say you? Comments? Questions? Aspersions to be cast at Homer?
We're used to the easily fooled waving their sign, Homer.

But I predict you'll be burning it in a few more years.

Patience is the operative word.

I'm still holding out you'll have to come to your senses by 2014 and will be campaigning for the GOP in 2016.
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Perhaps succession is a good idea?

It’s those lazy red states that draw the most Government funds compared to the so-called “Marxist/Socialist” Blue States.

Provided by The Tax Foundation
1. D.C.($6.17)
2. North Dakota ($2.03)
3. New Mexico ($1.89)
4. Mississippi ($1.84)
5. Alaska ($1.82)
6. West Virginia ($1.74)
7. Montana ($1.64)
8. Alabama ($1.61)
9. South Dakota ($1.59)
10. Arkansas ($1.53)

Hmm... For those of a religious bent... Question

Was Jesus a Socialist?

What is the Christian meaning of the poor? It is simply that there are a host of ways to be poor. And according to the Christian faith the worst form of poverty is not material; it is spiritual. One can be rolling in money and material goods, but be spiritually impoverished. One can be materially poor as dirt, but spiritually rich.

Jesus did make many statements about the virtues of being generous with one's own material wealth, whether it be great or small. However, the innate crux of every one of Jesus' admonitions to give to those less fortunate was freedom.

IRONY

Today, the faith component of Barack Obama rests upon this one particle of Jesus' ministry, that by coercively "spreading the wealth" to all by means of a state collective distribution center we will somehow achieve the kingdom of Jesus on earth.

In this belief, Obama is backed by a host of religious people professing many faiths, most predominantly by those claiming to be Christian.

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carol wrote:
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I read about the exchange of rocket fire between Israel and Hamas this morning in the headlines too.
This could be the rumbling volcano we've been anticipating that's about to erupt.
Wonder whose side Obama will be on?
I hate to use this phrase as it was over used the last few weeks but it fits. The perfect storm? War erupting in the middle east. Recession returning to the Eurozone. Fiscal cliff in the US. Rising taxes in the US. Stock market sell off. Food prices rising and set to really go up in the spring. Layoffs and shorter hours. Sounds like a perfect storm forming to me.
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I was actually going to read your post, but yet again, I had to stop when you pulled the race card. When are you morons going to learn....such an worn out card is of no use. It doesn't work, it isn't true, and people are so over being worried about being referred to as a racist? We know we know, everyone that opposes Obama must be racist. It can't possible be because his policies suck, he proved to be nothing more than the typical lying politician, and he is destroying our economy, takes NO personal responsibility for anything, and he is in way over his head.
Oh, and he is the first BI-RACIAL president. Stop giving him credit for something he's not, someday a truly black president will win election and they should be given the credit they would be due....as the FIRST BLACK PRESIDENT. Remember when it's beneficial to Obama even he admits to having a white side. But only when it's beneficial to him, along with how every time his wife speaks he is described as poorer and poorer during his youth. Poor guy, must be tough going to private high schools and expensive top notch colleges.
The original post...

Outgoing Maine GOP Chair Plans To Investigate Alleged Voter Fraud By ‘Black People’

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/o...

So let's talk about that race card.

“I'm here with bells on.”

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Jason Demille wrote:
<quoted text>That's a lot of cooking and cleaning you got to do.You're a good mother hen,now go get me a beer.
I never touch beer. Get your own - you likely need the exercise.
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I was actually going to read your post, but yet again, I had to stop when you pulled the race card. When are you morons going to learn....such an worn out card is of no use. It doesn't work, it isn't true, and people are so over being worried about being referred to as a racist? We know we know, everyone that opposes Obama must be racist. It can't possible be because his policies suck, he proved to be nothing more than the typical lying politician, and he is destroying our economy, takes NO personal responsibility for anything, and he is in way over his head.
Oh, and he is the first BI-RACIAL president. Stop giving him credit for something he's not, someday a truly black president will win election and they should be given the credit they would be due....as the FIRST BLACK PRESIDENT. Remember when it's beneficial to Obama even he admits to having a white side. But only when it's beneficial to him, along with how every time his wife speaks he is described as poorer and poorer during his youth. Poor guy, must be tough going to private high schools and expensive top notch colleges.
Most of Sonics posts are from the American Conservative! I don't know about that one, but nevertheless; you must be absolutely delusional if you think racism doesn't exist and as Jimmy Carter so aptly put it "it was always there but with the election of the first black president, it has come bubbling to the surface"
It's not only racism against blacks, it's hispanics as well. And let's not forget the rampant misogyny and homophobia.
It's the angry rich old white guy party who feel that they are entitled to occupy the seats of power and don't want to share.
It's over. Face it.
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Figures you two morons would be bonding over an issue bush didn't address in 8 years.
And Obama has deported more Mexicans than any other president in history.
It has already came out that they "double counted" the deportations by counting every time they deported the same individual. That doesn't mean they deported more illegals, it means they deported the same illegals several times because of their lack of concern for illegals entering the country.

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Republican plan - make the poor pay more. Hand more money to the wealthy.
Gee Whiz Davey, Everybody pay the same, after all the 'poor' live in this country also?
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Homer a real rabblerowser this morning! You're in for it now!!
Boycott all businesses who are punishing their employees in protest over Obamacares!!
The list keeps growing: Dennys, Papa Johns, Applebees, Ace Hardware, Jimmy Johns...
(I've never eaten at any of these places anyway, but, now I never will)
Macy's facing increasing pressure to dump Da Donald. I had to sign that one, it was so much fun.
Yeah, it's fun to tweak the rightwingers. I could almost see the pit burning in Carol's stomach after I posted that one.

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Homer a real rabblerowser this morning! You're in for it now!!
Boycott all businesses who are punishing their employees in protest over Obamacares!!
The list keeps growing: Dennys, Papa Johns, Applebees, Ace Hardware, Jimmy Johns...
(I've never eaten at any of these places anyway, but, now I never will)
Macy's facing increasing pressure to dump Da Donald. I had to sign that one, it was so much fun.
Yeah boycott them so that revenue goes down so they will have to lay more people off and cut more hours. Right! God you libtards are so friggin' STUPID!!!
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Hmmm... Must not visit with your family much then.
In your diagnosis I find the wheel is turning but the hamster died long ago.
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An Ace Hardware store owner in Davis, Calif., said she is "deeply sorry" if she offended customers or employees by sending a letter to her workers trying to persuade them to vote for Mitt Romney. Still, Jennifer Anderson doesn't regret her in-house political campaigning and has implied that employees will now suffer the consequences for Obama's win.
So far though it seems like Anderson is the one losing, as more customers threaten to boycott her store.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/11/12/jenn...
Orlando timeshare mogul David Seigel, who had threatened lay offs and perhaps even closing the company down had a change of heart and has given all his workers a 5% raise.

Did you hear about the Key West tanning salon owner who committed suicide yesterday because Obama was reelected?
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The White House announced on Wednesday that President Obama has nominated Judge William Thomas, an out gay man, to serve on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Thomas would be the first out LGBT black man to serve as a lifetime-tenured federal judge.

In a statement, Obama noted the diversity of Thomas and six other nominees, saying, "They ... represent my continued commitment to ensure that the judiciary resembles the nation it serves."

He added, "These individuals have demonstrated the talent, expertise, and fair-mindedness Americans expect and deserve from their judicial system. I am grateful for their willingness to serve and confident that they will apply the law with the utmost impartiality and integrity. Too many of our courtrooms stand empty. I hope the Senate will promptly consider all of my nominees and ensure justice for everyday Americans."

Thomas is the first out LGBT black judge to be nominated by Obama, but, if approved by the Senate, he would be the second out LGBT black judge. The first, Judge Deborah Batts, also was the first out LGBT federal judge. She was nominated by President Clinton and sat on the Southern District of New York bench. She took "senior status," a near retirement, earlier this year.

It is unlikely, due to the time nominations take to proceed in the current Congress, that Thomas, currently a state-court judge in Florida, would see a vote on his nomination in this Congress.

Thomas joins Pamela Ki Mai Chen, an out lesbian nominated this summer to serve on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, and Judge Michael McShane, an out judge nominated in September to serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon, in the line of judicial nominees waiting for Judiciary Committee action on their nomination and the subsequent Senate votes.

Obama has now nominated seven out lawyers for lifetime-tenured federal judgeships, three of whom already have been approved by the Senate. Judges J. Paul Oetken and Alison Nathan both now sit on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, which is in Manhattan. Judge Michael Fitzgerald sits on the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

The final out LGBT Obama judicial nominee, Edward DuMont, eventually had his nomination withdrawn after there was no movement on it over the course of two sessions of Congress. He was nominated for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in the 111th and 112th congresses, but the nomination was later withdrawn. Democrats cited Republican opposition, but Republicans noted that Democrats could have moved forward regardless of the Republicans' views.

Denis Dison of the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund told BuzzFeed that Thomas was recommended for a judgeship by the Presidential Appointments Project, which the Victory Fund coordinates.

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We're used to the easily fooled waving their sign, Homer.
But I predict you'll be burning it in a few more years.
Patience is the operative word.
I'm still holding out you'll have to come to your senses by 2014 and will be campaigning for the GOP in 2016.
It may be more of an avalanche of support or a rising tide? Should I go with one of those or stick with a groundswell?

Homer already votes for Reps and Dems, I vote the person not the party.
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Obama isn’t disappointed with this Economic News!! Jobless, Inflation, Poverty, Recession, on the Rise!! Obama probably called Axelrod/Jarrett and said “I love it when a plan comes together!
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flack wrote:
<quoted text> I hate to use this phrase as it was over used the last few weeks but it fits. The perfect storm? War erupting in the middle east. Recession returning to the Eurozone. Fiscal cliff in the US. Rising taxes in the US. Stock market sell off. Food prices rising and set to really go up in the spring. Layoffs and shorter hours. Sounds like a perfect storm forming to me.
Calm down Chicken Little, life will go on just the same as it has the last 200 years in your little corner of the world.

Why not head down to Jerry's a little early today to calm your obviously frayed nerves?

Fox News must be in complete 'scare the sh!t' out of the little brains this morning.
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Denise Helms, Woman Who Called Obama The N-Word, Takes It Back, Receives Threats

Key West man writes ‘F*ck Obama’ on will and then kills himself
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Thomas joins Pamela Ki Mai Chen, an out lesbian nominated this summer to serve on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, and Judge Michael McShane, an out judge nominated in September to serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon, in the line of judicial nominees waiting for Judiciary Committee action on their nomination and the subsequent Senate votes.

Obama has now nominated seven out lawyers for lifetime-tenured federal judgeships, three of whom already have been approved by the Senate. Judges J. Paul Oetken and Alison Nathan both now sit on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, which is in Manhattan. Judge Michael Fitzgerald sits on the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

The final out LGBT Obama judicial nominee, Edward DuMont, eventually had his nomination withdrawn after there was no movement on it over the course of two sessions of Congress. He was nominated for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in the 111th and 112th congresses, but the nomination was later withdrawn. Democrats cited Republican opposition, but Republicans noted that Democrats could have moved forward regardless of the Republicans' views.

Denis Dison of the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund told BuzzFeed that Thomas was recommended for a judgeship by the Presidential Appointments Project, which the Victory Fund coordinates.

buzzfeed.com
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love the new langauge OUT lawyers,OUT Judges...

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