Barack Obama, our next President

There are 20 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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Leadville Lou

Broomfield, CO

#898857 May 7, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text>You forgot to mention the ton of money Romney and Bain Capital made off their SteriCycle (medical waste company) after Romneycare that guaranteed paid abortions passed in Massachusetts .
Romney made money, Oblamer wastes billions on failed green energy scams, wise up.
If you actually paid any taxes, you'd be pissed:

The complete list of faltering or bankrupt green-energy companies:

Evergreen Solar ($25 million)*
SpectraWatt ($500,000)*
Solyndra ($535 million)*
Beacon Power ($43 million)*
Nevada Geothermal ($98.5 million)
SunPower ($1.2 billion)
First Solar ($1.46 billion)
Babcock and Brown ($178 million)
EnerDel’s subsidiary Ener1 ($118.5 million)*
Amonix ($5.9 million)
Fisker Automotive ($529 million)
Abound Solar ($400 million)*
A123 Systems ($279 million)*
Willard and Kelsey Solar Group ($700,981)*
Johnson Controls ($299 million)
Brightsource ($1.6 billion)
ECOtality ($126.2 million)
Raser Technologies ($33 million)*
Energy Conversion Devices ($13.3 million)*
Mountain Plaza, Inc.($2 million)*
Olsen’s Crop Service and Olsen’s Mills Acquisition Company ($10 million)*
Range Fuels ($80 million)*
Thompson River Power ($6.5 million)*
Stirling Energy Systems ($7 million)*
Azure Dynamics ($5.4 million)*
GreenVolts ($500,000)
Vestas ($50 million)
LG Chem’s subsidiary Compact Power ($151 million)
Nordic Windpower ($16 million)*
Navistar ($39 million)
Satcon ($3 million)*
Konarka Technologies Inc.($20 million)*
Mascoma Corp.($100 million)

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#898859 May 7, 2013
Patriot wrote:
Under the radar, one of the great psychiatric stars, who has been out in front inventing mental disorders, went public. He blew the whistle on himself and his colleagues. And for 2 years, almost no one noticed. His name is Dr. Allen Frances, and he made VERY interesting statements...
http://www.activistpost.com/2013/05/the-lying...
Liberals let loose inside of any profession from Teaching to Sociology to Psychiatry: if you can't understand something enough to define it, simply codify it, throw in some fuzzy nomenclature with bewildering terminology created from Latin and Greek language and then get some politicians to use your work as a 'professional' source and you've got it made; a tool to flummox the unwashed masses.

And feed generations of children tons of unnecessary pharmaceuticals.

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#898860 May 7, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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Hang it up, Bettie Lou. Progressive Ultra Left Wing Socialist Liberal Democrats will never understand capitalism.
Socialism and State Theft are at the core of their philosophy. Always will be.
"You didn't build that!" says the Jerk-In-Chief.
It's astonishing that the President of the United State would even say that. It's more astonishing most of his followers believe him.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#898861 May 7, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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This jerk has a doctorate in anatomy.
He uses his head as a Proctologist Probe. He has seen a lot:>
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#898862 May 7, 2013
OzRitz wrote:
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Your flogging a dead horse, Fox were hoping the Boston bombers were a foreign force so they could campaign another invasion somewhere. Especially had they been Iranian, however when that fell flat on its face amidst a bunch of misinformation they jumped back on the Benghazi band wagon again. All you do every day is post Fox news talking points. Why not try and get an idea of your own.
The bombers were foreigners and Obama is busy covering up the conspiracy to protect radical Islam in the US.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#898863 May 7, 2013
stick lik wrote:
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He did nothing after 6:08 EST, except let them die.
Hey...if you've seen one government employee, you've seen them all. The Magic Negro knows that they're all expendable.

Except his close buddies, of course.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#898864 May 7, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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One of the reasons I love being on topix is I learn so much.
Stericycle, a massive medical waste disposal service company, received a $75 million investment from Bain Capital in 1999 and soon became an industry leader. Today, it has more than 485,000 customers worldwide. Its clients include hospitals, blood banks, and pharmaceutical manufacturers. But it has also helped dispose of medical waste from Planned Parenthood and abortion clinics.
There is no data showing that either Romney or other officials at Bain knew of Stericycle's work with Planned Parenthood and abortion clinics before the investment.
Hospitals, blood banks and pharmaceutical manufacturers are probably very grateful Bain provided this service.
But thanks for giving more ammo to use against your arguments since apparently you will believe anything.
Lefties prefer the Gosnell approach of flushing dead babies down the sewer, to avoid any profits for corporate America.

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“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#898865 May 7, 2013
Leadville Lou wrote:
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As stupid as you are dumb.
Democrat wars:
WWI
WWII
Korea
Viet Nam
...and don't forget Obamacare and the Attack On The Middle Class
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#898866 May 7, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
Henry Chao, a CMS official who’s overseeing the technology for the exchange launch of ObamaCare, when pressed about the format for the health care policies he will submit to HHS for approval so the plans can be marketed in the exchanges said,
“The time for debating about the size of text on the screen or the color or is it a world-class user experience, that’s what we used to talk about two years ago,” he said.“Let’s just make sure it’s not a third-world experience.”
Yes, let's hope it's not that...a third-world experience.
The problem is that the actual medical care will definitely be a third-world experience with the government removing all financial incentives.

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Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#898867 May 7, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Lefties prefer the Gosnell approach of flushing dead babies down the sewer, to avoid any profits for corporate America.
That thought actually crossed my mind. Hard to imagine abortion clinics being that concientious about their "waste".

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#898868 May 7, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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It's astonishing that the President of the United State would even say that. It's more astonishing most of his followers believe him.
My political senses have become jaded. My capacity for surprise at observing Liberal stupidity has been dulled to a point where I no longer drop my jaw to the floor when hearing the Magic Negro or Nancy Palooslely utter some inane, vacuous waste of breath.

There is nothing new beneath the Sun. sigh....

Could I at least be allowed to see a Jackass throw a Democrat rider into the Burr Bush? Or a Democrat throwing a Jackass riding them? I need some humorous distraction from the dirge of Socialist pap oozing from Liberal Media.

Wouldn't it be cute to hear the Laurel & Hardy Theme Song playing during a Boy Messiah Press Conference and culminating with Hardy's famous line "Look at the fine mess you've gotten us into now!"??

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#898869 May 7, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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The bombers were foreigners and Obama is busy covering up the conspiracy to protect radical Islam in the US.
The Jerk-In-Chief can easily say that he's been to more than 58 States, "You didn't build that!" and that the Azan recited is the most beautiful sound on Earth but he just can't bring himself to say 'Muslim Terrorist' any more than Satan can drink Holy Water.
Truth

Buffalo Grove, IL

#898870 May 7, 2013
Do you guys understand laws are only passes if the senate or house approves it right? The president can only go to war so its easy to fly under the radar and not look so bad. Bush jr never got that memo. Obama is doing great for what hes able to do. The house somehow thinks that people shouldnt have to wait more than 48 hrs to pick up a gun after you paid for it but then are the same idiots they jump on tv and make a heartless speech about this and that when they are the one to that can make a difference. They say its ok for companies to shoot all types of hgh up in manipulated organs(fake chickens) and serve to us like this good for us. You got a 4'11 asian couple looking up at there 7'0 kids like wtf. Nothing we do as a country doesn't make sense and we wonder why were underachieving as a whole. America runs off the race to the bottom whatever is the cheapest has to be the best approach and the corporations that are actually making money aren't putting it back in our economy. On top of all that you have idiots like half these people on topix that are so privately racist! If you get out of your comfort zone and travel the world you will see this is basically the only country like that. Note to racist white america you are definitely a global minority and that respect! Find a new hobby
PDUPONT

Holyoke, MA

#898873 May 8, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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Lumping those who manipulate the system with the 47% of blind loyalists who actuallly WEREN'T going to vote for him was definitely an unfortunate misstatement on his part. He owned up to it and clarified it almost immediately.
He never made outdated comments about women. Just the opposite. He went out of his way to hire more women in his cabinet as Governor of Massachusetts than his predecessors.
He never stood behind Murdock and Akin. Just the opposite. He condemned their oversimplified statements and distanced himself from them.
He revealed exactly what was required of him by law with regard to his tax returns.
You get no points for that post.
No Carol, Romney didn't go out of his way to hire women. His "binders full of women" statement was just one of many lies he told during the campaign. The "binder" of women's résumés was prepared before the election by the Massachusetts Government Appointments Project, a coalition of nonpartisan women's groups. When Romney won, the women -- not in binders -- gave him the résumés.
A study by the University of Massachusetts and the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy shows that the percentage of women in senior positions during his tenure actually declined. It went from 30% when Romney took office to 27% when he left and up to more than 33% after the new governor took over.
www.cnn.com/2012/10/17/opinion/cardona-binder...
As for his tax returns;
1. www.thenation.com › Blogs › Ari Berman&#8206;
o Cached
But go ahead and keep living in that alternate universe.

“wake up”

Since: Jan 10

utica ny

#898874 May 8, 2013
Truth wrote:
Do you guys understand laws are only passes if the senate or house approves it right? The president can only go to war so its easy to fly under the radar and not look so bad. Bush jr never got that memo. Obama is doing great for what hes able to do. The house somehow thinks that people shouldnt have to wait more than 48 hrs to pick up a gun after you paid for it but then are the same idiots they jump on tv and make a heartless speech about this and that when they are the one to that can make a difference. They say its ok for companies to shoot all types of hgh up in manipulated organs(fake chickens) and serve to us like this good for us. You got a 4'11 asian couple looking up at there 7'0 kids like wtf. Nothing we do as a country doesn't make sense and we wonder why were underachieving as a whole. America runs off the race to the bottom whatever is the cheapest has to be the best approach and the corporations that are actually making money aren't putting it back in our economy. On top of all that you have idiots like half these people on topix that are so privately racist! If you get out of your comfort zone and travel the world you will see this is basically the only country like that. Note to racist white america you are definitely a global minority and that respect! Find a new hobby
ok, which one of you libs forced your poorly educated 12 year old to post this crap ?

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PDUPONT

Holyoke, MA

#898875 May 8, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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Did you watch the foreign policy debate? The last one? The opportunity to put Obama directly in the spotlight on Benghazi - why he continued to call it a sponataneous mob attack and blaming a video two weeks afterwards when everyone knew by then it was a terror attack the night it happened - would have cinched the election for Romney.
That's he opporutnity that slipped through his fingers.
You're a liar Carol.
www.cnn.com/2012/10/10/world/libya-attack-sta...
PDUPONT

Holyoke, MA

#898876 May 8, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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No, only because you and the other confused half of the country screwed the pooch, so to speak, for the second time.
It was a no-brainer. Must mean he won by a brainless majority?
Sure wish there was another good reason. But can't think of one right off the bat.
How about Mitt Romney being a smug sociopathic vulture and liar?
No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#898877 May 8, 2013
PDUPONT wrote:
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How about Mitt Romney being a smug sociopathic vulture and liar?
You are a very special kind of stupid aren't you idiot?
You don't know where you're going PDUPOMT but you are on the way loser...

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No Surprize

Seminole, FL

#898878 May 8, 2013
PDUPONT wrote:
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How about Mitt Romney being a smug sociopathic vulture and liar?
How about Al Gore being a smug sociopathic vulture and liar?

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Waxman

Windsor, CT

#898879 May 8, 2013
PDUPONT wrote:
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How about Mitt Romney being a smug sociopathic vulture and liar?
You're confused again. That would be oBOZO the light skinned negro with no negro dialect that is the smug sociopathic vulture and liar.

This fact will be highlighted today when the Benghazi whistleblowers testify before Congress.

Were you a special ed student, Democrat?

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