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I Am Black, But Don't Support Obama

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    I Want Obama Im-fuqking-peached!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I've been a voter now for almost ten years.  I voted for for Al Gore - it looked like he won, but Bush went to office.  I voted again for Kerry, but he conceeded.  So, i decide never to vote again.  Then comes Obama.  Everyone is like, "This is your...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 25, 2009

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    What a Ridiculous Group!

    I didn't realize it was expected of people to vote for the person the same colour as them? It is attitudes like this that pushes the gap even wider...What does the colour of a persons skin got to do with anything?? The man's race has no barring what so ever on his ability to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 27, 2009

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    I'm Black, But Don't Support Barack

    I'm not liking the racial issues associated with this 2008 election. I think that too much has been focused on race and not on the issues. They (the media) has been focused on how many blacks, how many whites and how many hispanics and others are supporting which candidate. A...
    SnowAngel SnowAngel 26-30, F 6 Responses May 19, 2008

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    He'S Gotta Go.

    I still remember the night when he was elected in 2008, I was at grandmas house and my mom was over. When the results came out, my mom cried, and my grandma was grateful that she could live so long to see a black president. We were happy, and we looked forward. After finding out...
    FriscoWolf FriscoWolf 18-21, M Oct 12, 2013

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    Obama's Track Record, Is Not a Funny Joke

    Promises, Obligations, Compromises...  Call them whatever you like.  I call them all LIES.  To use power of persuasion, to play on the voters desperation's stemming from finances, schooling, housing, the war, and the economy. Obama promised to help ALL American's...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jul 26, 2009

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    I honestly don't lol. When I broke up with my ex I started going out on dates and one of the people I dated thought it was ok to grab my hands and kiss them along with my forehead...
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    PetiteChica PetiteChica 18-21, F 7 Responses Sep 21

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