Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1548857 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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Fenris the Big Bad Wolf

United States

#1016132 Nov 1, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Mitt Romney made money on the destruction of others; by loading debt onto companies and bankrupting them. This is legalized stealing. He then launders his money in other countries. He joins many other scoundrels who rape this country and then spend their lives running from the tax man. Where will they all end up? Living at sea?
He should take a lesson from this man:
Admit that you, and I and others in the magnificent '1%' grew up in a gilded age of credit, where those who borrowed money or charged fees on expanding financial assets had a much better chance of making it to the big tent than those who used their hands for a living.
But Gross is not just assuaging his personal guilt by penning a cri de wallet: He suggests the soaring income inequality of the past few decades is a serious problem for the entire U.S. economy:
Developed economies work best when inequality of incomes are at a minimum. Right now, the U.S. ranks 16th on a Gini coefficient for developed countries, barely ahead of Spain and Greece. By reducing the 20% of national income that “golden scrooges” now earn, by implementing more equitable tax reform that equalizes capital gains, carried interest and nominal income tax rates, we might move up the list to challenge more productive economies such as Germany and Canada.
He joins another billionaire, America's grandfatherly mascot of capitalism, Warren Buffett, in calling for higher taxes on the wealthy
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/31/bill...
LMAO!! As opposed to baruck odumbo, the sleezeball chimp lawyer? If there was ever a LOWER occupation on the planet than a lawyer (kiddie porn merchant MAYBE), I'd like to know about it.......
Homer

Bethlehem, PA

#1016133 Nov 1, 2013
Laney F wrote:
<quoted text>What a great couple you make. She did that lobotomy on you last week and almost has enough saved for that Do-It-Yourself Penile Englargement Kit. Oops, I spoiled your Christmas present surprise. Sorry.
No worries, it will still be a surprise.
forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1016134 Nov 1, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
<quoted text>
Mitt Romney made money on the destruction of others; by loading debt onto companies and bankrupting them. This is legalized stealing. He then launders his money in other countries. He joins many other scoundrels who rape this country and then spend their lives running from the tax man. Where will they all end up? Living at sea?
He should take a lesson from this man:
Admit that you, and I and others in the magnificent '1%' grew up in a gilded age of credit, where those who borrowed money or charged fees on expanding financial assets had a much better chance of making it to the big tent than those who used their hands for a living.
But Gross is not just assuaging his personal guilt by penning a cri de wallet: He suggests the soaring income inequality of the past few decades is a serious problem for the entire U.S. economy:
Developed economies work best when inequality of incomes are at a minimum. Right now, the U.S. ranks 16th on a Gini coefficient for developed countries, barely ahead of Spain and Greece. By reducing the 20% of national income that “golden scrooges” now earn, by implementing more equitable tax reform that equalizes capital gains, carried interest and nominal income tax rates, we might move up the list to challenge more productive economies such as Germany and Canada.
He joins another billionaire, America's grandfatherly mascot of capitalism, Warren Buffett, in calling for higher taxes on the wealthy
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/31/bill...
Looks like you have one option...

Gather up your pitchforks and torches...
Get on your donkey and head to Mitt Romney's house and burn it down!

While you are in there can you get his tv for me?

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

Gauley Bridge WV

#1016135 Nov 1, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>That's some real funny chit Flacko__got any more?
You should get a straw hat and a cane and take it on the road. I guess you are another one that thinks the rich keep their money in the vault in the basement. The economic ignorance of the American people is truly disheartening.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1016136 Nov 1, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>I already hate Walmart, please don't pile on. I just cannot believe All-American 'Flat Tax' Flack who detests food stamps would shop at any place that excepts them. Homer is appalled.
Don't they have any rightwing food stores that don't except food stamps?
Good question. Let's ask them. Rightwingers and teabaggers; are there any rightwing food stores that do not take foodstamps?
I see signs on convenience store windows: We take EBT
No Surprize

Saint Petersburg, FL

#1016137 Nov 1, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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They're all millionaires on here...living in trailers
Deltona and Palm Beach county are loaded with losers.....

It's the culture...
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf

United States

#1016138 Nov 1, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>Not true, I did an appendectomy on my wife just the other day, I found instructions online it was easy - http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index...
Excellent work, Homo! Next in line is your own personal adddadicktome, followed by a frontal lobotomy (ooops; too late).....
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1016139 Nov 1, 2013
flack wrote:
<quoted text> That is not true. I can take almost any family and I guarantee you I could find enough wasted money to save. Guarantee!!!!
You must be like Galt; he doesnt' even have furniture. Imagine that he sits on a box 24/7 posting on here. What a sacrifice.
TSM

United States

#1016140 Nov 1, 2013
Obama’s signature legislation ‘Obamacare’ is like Bill Ayers book no one’s buying!!
forks_make_us_fa t

Norman, OK

#1016141 Nov 1, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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They're all millionaires on here...living in trailers
"Life is just a fantasy"

and you are married to a lawyer...?
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#1016142 Nov 1, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Did you get an A in creative writingtic?
Tell us your tax bracket Flo, you keep bragging about yourself, come on now.
Flock off-and get your haggy azz nose outa my butt-you jackboot, etitlementalcase parrot bobble head.

Since: May 13

Location hidden

#1016143 Nov 1, 2013
flack wrote:
<quoted text> I pay very little Homer and once it kicks in it pays for everything. I pay cash Homer something you will never be able to understand. It is cheaper. Plus the money I don't have to send the insurance company(including not paying interest) goes toward saving to pay the doctor cash, for retirement, and enables me to continue to grow wealth.
You piss your money down the sewer.
Your plan of paying cash for health care to avoid paying for insurance because its cheaper should make every intelligent person reading it shake their heads in disbelief. Some day you will thank Obama for the pre-existing conditions clause in Obamacare.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1016144 Nov 1, 2013
flack wrote:
<quoted text> You should get a straw hat and a cane and take it on the road. I guess you are another one that thinks the rich keep their money in the vault in the basement. The economic ignorance of the American people is truly disheartening.
No, they don't keep it in a vault in the basement. They buy yachts! The boat show is on here in Ft Lauderdale this weekend; wait and see how much they drop there. They're buying more yachts and planes than ever; and also, Art Basel has never been more successful! They have so much cash to spend that they don't know what to do with it, so they build homes everywhere that they may spend only a day or two in. Your economic ignorance is appalling.
Fenris the Big Bad Wolf

United States

#1016145 Nov 1, 2013
USAsince1680 wrote:
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Where's the Republican outcry over all the whites who rioted (flipping cars, broken windows) after the game? Seems whites are "never far from turning times of peace into a violent flash mob riot after a sports game." The silence is telling.
They should all be shot in the street, aunt jemimah. In the end though, you can chalk this one up to the influence of hiphop chimp culture...
No Surprize

Saint Petersburg, FL

#1016146 Nov 1, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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oh stfu fer kerrrists sakes, liar.
Lily's Train Wreck has arrived with Garbage in.. Garbage out...

It's the culture...
angel

Satellite Beach, FL

#1016147 Nov 1, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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They're all millionaires on here...living in trailers
lily's trailer is hitched up to the liquor store
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1016148 Nov 1, 2013
forks_make_us_fat wrote:
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Looks like you have one option...
Gather up your pitchforks and torches...
Get on your donkey and head to Mitt Romney's house and burn it down!
While you are in there can you get his tv for me?
Ann Romney wrote a cookbook with Mitts favorite meatloaf recipe.
Go buy it, they need the money.
Fking meatloaf? What the hell is that all about? Is is trying to depict himself as one of the poor masses who eat meatloaf?
Those two are so out of touch with reality that it's almost funny.
Mitt said "I know how to roast a chicken"; get the fk outta here.
TheIndependentMa jority

Manchester, KY

#1016149 Nov 1, 2013
Homer wrote:
<quoted text>They really should teach these sort of things in school - How to balance a checkbook, how to budget, buying in bulk, cutting coupons, etc. There is a lot of money wasted, I will agree with you there, however growing up poor sometimes it was choice of home heating oil, putting food on the table or paying the home insurance bill in full.
This is why the rich get richer and the poor struggle -
When a bill comes in for let's say $1,000 they pay it in full, a poor person with the same bill doesn't have $1,000 so they make payments and pay interest and at the end of the day they pay more.
It's a vicious cycle that poor people get caught in Flack, be glad you never had that problem and I hope you never do.
I fully do not expect you to understand.
Oughta be mandatory for high school graduation.

NO Excuses.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1016150 Nov 1, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Wrong again, as usual-LoserTic.
Not you Flo; I know you live in a shack.
angel

Satellite Beach, FL

#1016151 Nov 1, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Yes dummy, if you had a brain, you'd realize that Walmart has a damn good deal going on here. They pay their employees minimum wage and only give them parttime hours; then they instruct them on how to apply for Medicaid and foodstamps to supplement their meager earnings.
Then, those same slaves spend their little money at Walmart and use their foodstamps there as well. The fill their Medicaid prescriptions at the Walmart pharmacy.
Walmart believes in a socialized system.
Can you comprehend that?
lily laments the loss of her "career" as a Walmart Greeter

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