I Think Barack Obama Is Being Dangerously Romanticized

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    Greasy Monkeys

    I agree completely with the last story I read that said Obama has to earn trust first before being ordained as the savior of the USA.  The dangerous part to me is how willing the American people are to fall into a misguided perception that he will fix all of our...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton
    41-45, M
    33 Responses Jan 26, 2009

    Optical Illusion?

    Is it just me or Obama bigger in the left picture than in the right? Is this some kind of optical illusion?
    Drokles Drokles
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jan 2, 2010

    He Represents Hope

    I admittedly have not read any of the stories under this topic, but if President Obama is being romanticized, it is probably because of the derth of anything to romanticize, or even feel hopeful about, from the last administration. I voted for Obama for one overriding reason...
    WittyOne WittyOne
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jan 29, 2009

    Tell Me One Thing the Guy's Done

    i mean seriously - one thing he's accomplished??  ask the people in illinois what THEY think about him... why is it the media is "not allowed" to discuss:  his middle name, his origins, his wife, his ears.. etc.  etc...??  who's ever had that luxury...
    dreamraider dreamraider
    36-40, F
    16 Responses Jul 9, 2008

    He's Not Jesus People

     hes not going to turn the water into wine. i voted obama because i wanted a change from bush. i personally think obama will change the country. now whether its for good or bad, it is still way too early to tell. hes not going to cure humanity's diseases of greed...
    antiyou antiyou
    26-30, F
    20 Responses Feb 15, 2009

    I Voted For and Support Him...

    but he is already gotten so-o-o-o commercialized. T-shirts,books(other than his auto-biographies),even a damn comic book! I think he is good for this country and will hopefully switch things around. With the economy down the drain I don't think we should be wasting our recources...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 13, 2009

    10 Things To Censor From The History Books In Schools

    1) a drone program which killed 4,600 civilians and counting 2) having a private kill list which includes both foreign & domestic "terrorist threats" 3) signing into action a bill which allows military to fire upon U.S. citizens or detain them at will 4) the monsanto...
    mierdamundo mierdamundo
    31-35
    Oct 13, 2013

    But what about him being dangerously romanticized...?

    I was actually apart of this group for a long time then I read through the stories here and I'm not sure this group really has all that much to do with how dangerous it is to romanticize a presidential candidate in the way he's been... And it is. By placing that much blind...
    QuothTheRaven QuothTheRaven
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 25, 2008

    Biased Media

    These are not my words, but worth reading:   Listening to the  mainstream media these last few days I've learned a  few things  about the GOP's VP nominee but also had to learn a few things on  my own. To wit: 1.  ...
    gooseegg gooseegg
    26-30, M
    1 Response Oct 16, 2008

    Check the Facts

    I am so sick of hearing so many of our leaders get up and speak down about our country.  Are things bad yes, but they are no where near as bad as they are saying they are. How many people will actually take what our leaders along with Obama and check the facts.  It is...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 14, 2009
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