Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1458941 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: Nov 11

United States

#859117 Feb 13, 2013
GOPIdiots wrote:
<quoted text>Hey rightwing diaper brains, prove that raising the minimum wage inhibits job growth.
Ah! So you believe that taking money from small business will help them grow!!!

You must be a LIBERAL!!!

Since: Nov 11

United States

#859118 Feb 13, 2013
MuhPokerFace wrote:
<quoted text>LibuhrulTics think minimum wage should be the same for ILLegals NOT contributing anything to system too.

Stupid is as stupid dribbles.
Hey! What do you expect?

LIBERALS!!!
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859119 Feb 13, 2013
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Okay, let's be a little less violent now.
Clips have historically made good pinch hitters for brass knuckles to immediately eradicate the stench of trespassing OWS type stupid when needed too!
The current Obama Democrats are evil people with bad intentions for America. They must be recognized as such and opposed at every turn.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859120 Feb 13, 2013
For Real wrote:
<quoted text> yep! Rommey won texas by a larger number than mcain did in 2008 , because the voter I.d law which was strucked down in the courts was still being enforced to prevent minorities from voting, in 2008 obama got 44% of the vote, while McCain got 54% of the vote, that is a 10% difference which ain't much considering all the inmigrants who became american citizens last year and are elegible to vote now, it's been predicted john, several times, TEXAS WILL BE A BLUE STATE IN LESS THAN A DECADE!
Illiteracy is a crippling disease.

Suggest you get off Topix and go back to high school.
new hammer time

Richmond, VA

#859121 Feb 13, 2013
Eman wrote:
<quoted text>
"David Neumark, an economist at the University of California at Irvine, has surveyed more than 100 academic papers on the matter and said the consensus remains that raising the minimum wage hurts employment, particularly among teenagers and restaurant workers.
"The evidence is overwhelming that the minimum wage has reduced jobs among the people they are trying to help," he said."
most of you jokers never worked at a min. wage job. who the hell can survive on chicken feed when the cost of doing business is steadily on the rise. blame not the buck, but those entities that cause ppl. to pay more than they should for goods and services. the OIL industry is the biggest one that does a criminal job on working ppl.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859122 Feb 13, 2013
GOPIdiots wrote:
<quoted text>
So what's the GOP solution?
Oh, right, there isn't one, and never has been.
Teacher wannabe child molester GOPidiots shows her filthy face again.

Take a hike, you pervert!
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859123 Feb 13, 2013
martinezjosei wrote:
Raising the minimum wages will create more jobs!
And ONLY Liberals believe that cause they are the smart ones on economics, LOL!!!
If you have three minimum wage employees and the minimum wage is increased so that you can only afford two, you lay off the one most likely to have voted for Obama and make the other two work harder to take up the slack.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859124 Feb 13, 2013
GOPIdiots wrote:
<quoted text>
When people spend more money, the economy creates more jobs.
Walmart is the nation's largest employer, you dumbass.
When prices are increased because of mandated, unjustified wage increases, then consumers must make do with less and fewer employees are needed.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859125 Feb 13, 2013
GOPIdiots wrote:
<quoted text>
Let's cut taxes for rich people, that always creates jobs!
Who's the dumbass regarding economics?
Put more money in poor people's pocket and they spend every bit of it..it all goes back into the economy.
Give more money to Romney and it goes to the Cayman Islands.
Obama Treasury Secretary-designate Jack Lew invested his money in the Cayman Islands.

Put more money in poor people's pockets and they spend it on lottery tickets, booze, and drugs.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859126 Feb 13, 2013
GOPIdiots wrote:
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Texas wouldn't exist without federal money.
Horsecrap

But the US would have massive energy problems without Texas refineries and chemical plants.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859127 Feb 13, 2013
GOPIdiots wrote:
<quoted text>
What's predictable is the lame GOP response. Same old same old, just (poorly) delivered by a Latin token instead of an Indian one.
GOPidiots is a black racist bitch in addition to being a perverted child molester.
new hammer time

Richmond, VA

#859128 Feb 13, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
If you have three minimum wage employees and the minimum wage is increased so that you can only afford two, you lay off the one most likely to have voted for Obama and make the other two work harder to take up the slack.
wrong analogy.....the damn business need to close if they think someone is going to work their azz off for chicken feed. poor service and a bad attitude has doomed more than one business. remember circuit city.
GOPIdiots

Pompano Beach, FL

#859129 Feb 13, 2013
martinezjosei wrote:
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You would not exists without welfare and foods stamps!!!
Take an English class and then get back to me, ok?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#859130 Feb 13, 2013
new hammer time wrote:
<quoted text>
most of you jokers never worked at a min. wage job. who the hell can survive on chicken feed when the cost of doing business is steadily on the rise. blame not the buck, but those entities that cause ppl. to pay more than they should for goods and services. the OIL industry is the biggest one that does a criminal job on working ppl.
To the contrary, most of us worked at part-time minimum wage jobs when we were teenagers living at home with our parents. If you have a family and can find only a minimum wage job, blame either your lack of job skills or Obama.
new hammer time

Richmond, VA

#859131 Feb 13, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Horsecrap
But the US would have massive energy problems without Texas refineries and chemical plants.
TX don't have exclusivity on what is needed in america. buy foreign we shall do.
GOPIdiots

Pompano Beach, FL

#859132 Feb 13, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
When prices are increased because of mandated, unjustified wage increases, then consumers must make do with less and fewer employees are needed.
When in history has an increase in the minimum wage hurt job growth?
You're the pedophilia obsessed freak, Nobraina.
Stick with critiquing Michelle's coiffures.
new hammer time

Richmond, VA

#859133 Feb 13, 2013
martinezjosei wrote:
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Bobby Jindal the ONE who saved Louisiana from the Oil Spill?
See? You hate Hispanic, Indians and other minorities!!!
If you are a Liberal then you also hate blacks, specially the ones that are not Liberals easy to fool!!!
With his data-rich calls for the creation of sand booms and other coastal defense measures, and his very visible efforts to pressure the federal government to take more aggressive action, Jindal has come to embody the response to the oil spill. There's something decidedly unconservative about Jindal's hands-on approach
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2010/05...
jindal didn't save shyt....it was those federal dollars that saved them
GOPIdiots

Pompano Beach, FL

#859134 Feb 13, 2013
martinezjosei wrote:
<quoted text>
Bobby Jindal the ONE who saved Louisiana from the Oil Spill?
See? You hate Hispanic, Indians and other minorities!!!
If you are a Liberal then you also hate blacks, specially the ones that are not Liberals easy to fool!!!
With his data-rich calls for the creation of sand booms and other coastal defense measures, and his very visible efforts to pressure the federal government to take more aggressive action, Jindal has come to embody the response to the oil spill. There's something decidedly unconservative about Jindal's hands-on approach
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2010/05...
Booby Jindal, the last Republiclown to crash and burn after a SOTU rebuttal.
Add Marco to the list.
new hammer time

Richmond, VA

#859135 Feb 13, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
To the contrary, most of us worked at part-time minimum wage jobs when we were teenagers living at home with our parents. If you have a family and can find only a minimum wage job, blame either your lack of job skills or Obama.
obama has nothing to do with someone not having a job. he doesn't hire for the private sector.....matter of fact if it wasn't for gov't hiring and contract spending unemployment would be a lot higher. wait and see what happens when those teaBUMS no longer get those gov't spending perks.
GOPIdiots

Pompano Beach, FL

#859136 Feb 13, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Horsecrap
But the US would have massive energy problems without Texas refineries and chemical plants.

Nobraina proves his stupidity once again.

//Turns out Texas was the state that depended the most on those very stimulus funds to plug nearly 97% of its shortfall for fiscal 2010, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.

Even budget deficits are bigger in Texas
Texas, which crafts a budget every two years, was facing a $6.6 billion shortfall for its 2010-2011 fiscal years. It plugged nearly all of that deficit with $6.4 billion in Recovery Act money///
http://money.cnn.com/2011/01/23/news/economy/...

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1111/690...

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