Originally posted by Benevolent Heretic
If you are going to decide who you will vote for, I certainly hope you will do some research on your own instead of depending on a discussion board to tell you what to think.
If you want to know more about Obama, do as I have done. Watch his speeches, read his website, listen to the debates and decide for yourself. That's my advice.
Now, you can listen to everyone else with all their biased opinions, perceptions and contexts... or you can DENY IGNORANCE by educating yourself and making your very own decision. I highly suggest the latter.
Originally posted by TheOracle
So are you saying you rely more on McCain for change?
Originally posted by TheOracle
of course, you are a neocon.
Originally posted by SectionEight
If you can discover what his ideas are then you will have done what no other person on the planet has been able to do.
Originally posted by Demandred
in politics there are no new ideas, and when a politician speaks people expect them to lie, except for the niave.
Originally posted by jam321
If he couldn't do the job as a Senator, how will he accomplish it as President.
Oh yea, I forgot. We have to wait till he becomes President before he starts fixing America's ills.
The guy has more power now than he will as President. The media loves him. He is a star. Congress would have no choice but to go with the flow. In addition, the Democrat led Congress would look like asses for not passing the legislation that their adored candidate has proposed.
Originally posted by Quazga
I would vote for Obama regardless of what party he ran for.
I am very inspired by him. He is thoughtful and nuanced. Not like any politician I have ever seen.
Originally posted by jsobecky
Revamping the administration is automatic. Every new president revamps the administration. That is the same as Obama's pledge to "reduce the number of abortions". Uh, yeah! Every candidate is for reducing the number of abortions.
Regardless of how you feel, we will be dependent upon oil for another decade. All candidates are in favor of alternative fuels; Obama is only for alternative fuels. That shows his lack of knowledge about energy issues.
Peace is a wonderful thing, but pacifism is idiotic and dangerous, especially considering the world of uncertainty we find ourselves living in today. Obama has a naive perception of the world, that in itself is dangerous, and is further proof that he is not fit to lead the most powerful nation on earth.
Originally posted by they see ALL
Hello all! As someone who might not vote because of all the conspiracy theories I hear on the great site, I decided to create this thread to learn about Obama and his ideas. In short, are they that inspiring, original and etc.? Are his ideas the sole reason his message is change? Does the hype exist simply because of his message? Or does it mainly boil down to him being African American? Should I vote for him because him being African American implies change and all that? Or are his ideas really that amazing? I need to know ! Enlighten me . Thanks!
Originally posted by vatoloko
If people like you don't change your idiotic way of thinking we are gonna parish
together as fools. You are truly lost and truly blind my friend. People with only a naive
perception of the world don't make the world dangerous.
If America is the most powerful nation on earth why don't it use it's power to
make earth a better place, by making people recognize true evil, or leading by
Smart people like you are steering the world towards total destruction with
your way of thinking. Don't you think it's time to hit the brakes? Let's see how smart you are.