The number one forum community for videogames and online gaming!
 
HomeHome  FTW ChatroomFTW Chatroom  CalendarCalendar  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  MemberlistMemberlist  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Who is online?
In total there are 4 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 4 Guests

None

Most users ever online was 52 on Tue Jun 08, 2010 12:34 pm
Latest topics
» Thank You!
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeTue May 22, 2018 1:52 am by SmashedBrother

» So, what've you all been up to?
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeTue Jul 12, 2016 11:43 pm by frozentreasure

» Splatoon - The best shooter of the last decade?
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeWed Jul 08, 2015 1:41 am by StarRoadWarrior

» Lets Play!
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeTue Jun 23, 2015 4:47 am by frozentreasure

» So, anyone still here?
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeWed Jan 28, 2015 4:16 am by SmashedBrother

» Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS!
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeSat Aug 09, 2014 9:43 pm by StarRoadWarrior

» Gaming to do list
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeThu Aug 07, 2014 2:21 pm by StarRoadWarrior

» StarRoadWarrior's Blog?
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeSun Jun 08, 2014 5:34 pm by StarRoadWarrior

» Just Completed (insert game name)
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeThu May 22, 2014 11:01 pm by l33tsmasher

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Statistics
We have 116 registered users
The newest registered user is nellradxkv

Our users have posted a total of 18064 messages in 767 subjects

Share
 

 2008 Election News and Debate

Go down 
Go to page : Previous  1, 2, 3
AuthorMessage
StarRoadWarrior
Administrator
StarRoadWarrior

Number of posts : 3628
Age : 29

2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 2008 Election News and Debate   2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeMon Nov 03, 2008 2:54 pm

its not over till its over with. i hate how the news tell that McCain has lost when the election has not even began yet. my vote goes to McCain

_________________
[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Back to top Go down
https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=819220343&amp
SmashedBrother
Administrator
SmashedBrother

Number of posts : 2107
Age : 27

2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 2008 Election News and Debate   2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeThu Nov 06, 2008 7:16 pm

firegremlin wrote:
I just wanted to check, but is Obama more likely to win? you see, in a newspaper my dad gets delivered to our house everyday, the main headline was Why McCain has already lost". I just want some clarification and also to know from those who can vot - who are you voting for?
~firegremlin~

Lol, the liberal newspapers (I think that's all of them) and media (ditto except maybe FOX) have been trying very hard to make it appear that McCain was WAY behind (9-13 points or more)....As it turned out he was only 5% behind...

Obama was more likely to win, and it's not surprising, but he wasn't a shoo-in...

_________________
Forsaken...Lament!

The war to end all Waaars is coming.

R.I.P.qjr!

The Grim(lin) reaper has come!

Jordan.....Prepare for the Geno-cide!

We shall Battle and you shall Cry!

I'm SmashedBrother, but your Smashed Brothers!

Nobody messes with Texas!
Back to top Go down
SmashedBrother
Administrator
SmashedBrother

Number of posts : 2107
Age : 27

2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 2008 Election News and Debate   2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeThu Nov 06, 2008 7:18 pm

Out of curiousity, if any of you who can vote want to share, who did you finally end up voting for?

_________________
Forsaken...Lament!

The war to end all Waaars is coming.

R.I.P.qjr!

The Grim(lin) reaper has come!

Jordan.....Prepare for the Geno-cide!

We shall Battle and you shall Cry!

I'm SmashedBrother, but your Smashed Brothers!

Nobody messes with Texas!
Back to top Go down
Forsaken Lament 44
Administrator
Forsaken Lament 44

Number of posts : 2293
Age : 32

2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 2008 Election News and Debate   2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeFri Nov 07, 2008 8:45 pm

I think the idea that people voted for Obama based mainly on the color of his skin is incorrect. Sure there were some, but not as many as you might think. Agree with Obama or not, he was more articulate, had less problems, and remained more calm and leader-like during the campaign. McCain constantly had problems ranging from his temper to Sarah Palin's clothes. Are those fair issues? perhaps not, but it's all about the image. Obama was strong, steady, and calm, while McCain was worried and constantly defending himself. Fair or not, Obama looks like the stronger person, and therefor, the stronger President.

As a history major, this election was especially difficult for me. I used to be a hard-core Republican, and I voted for Bush in 2004....I have, however, moved more towards the center and find myself being an independent, which means I'll vote either way. In the end, I liked both Obama and McCain, making things all the more difficult for me. However, in the end, I felt Obama himself was a leader who had the stronger ability to bring people together, and to take the country in a new direction. I know most of you will disagree with me, but I ended up voting for Obama.

_________________
[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
--Arrogance is Weakness
In order to possess pride, you must first possess shame.

--Which would you prefer? Cheap Happiness or sublime suffering?
Perhaps sometimes ignorance really is bliss...
Back to top Go down
http://ftwgamingnetwork.forumotion.com
Forsaken Lament 44
Administrator
Forsaken Lament 44

Number of posts : 2293
Age : 32

2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 2008 Election News and Debate   2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeFri Nov 07, 2008 8:56 pm

by the way, I'd be happy to have a debate about this issue with anyone who would like to make their disagreements known...and i know some of you would love to...lol

_________________
[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
--Arrogance is Weakness
In order to possess pride, you must first possess shame.

--Which would you prefer? Cheap Happiness or sublime suffering?
Perhaps sometimes ignorance really is bliss...
Back to top Go down
http://ftwgamingnetwork.forumotion.com
SmashedBrother
Administrator
SmashedBrother

Number of posts : 2107
Age : 27

2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 2008 Election News and Debate   2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeFri Nov 07, 2008 10:16 pm

ForsakenLament 04 wrote:
by the way, I'd be happy to have a debate about this issue with anyone who would like to make their disagreements known...and i know some of you would love to...lol

Hey, are you looking at me?! Suspect

Your on as soon as I get the time, lol! I already have my argument outlined, but I don't have time to post it yet.

_________________
Forsaken...Lament!

The war to end all Waaars is coming.

R.I.P.qjr!

The Grim(lin) reaper has come!

Jordan.....Prepare for the Geno-cide!

We shall Battle and you shall Cry!

I'm SmashedBrother, but your Smashed Brothers!

Nobody messes with Texas!
Back to top Go down
StarRoadWarrior
Administrator
StarRoadWarrior

Number of posts : 3628
Age : 29

2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 2008 Election News and Debate   2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeFri Nov 07, 2008 10:30 pm

i know that smash will have a lot to say but there is one point that i do want to make

Quote :
Obama looks like the stronger person, and therefor, the stronger President.

looks are not everything. there are a few other points that i want to add also but i want to make sure that i get my facts straight first.

_________________
[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Back to top Go down
https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=819220343&amp
StarRoadWarrior
Administrator
StarRoadWarrior

Number of posts : 3628
Age : 29

2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 2008 Election News and Debate   2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeSat Nov 08, 2008 1:26 am

as a side note does anyone think that he is experienced enough? even he did not think that he was ready for it.

July 2019
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
CalendarCalendar
FTW Website Discussion
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeTue Jun 08, 2010 1:43 pm by Forsaken Lament 44
Hello everyone,

If you've seen my portal post, I'm sure you know what's going on. If not, go check it out. But I'd like to get people's opinions on what's going on with FTW. Please post them here, and vote in the poll.

Comments: 171
Video of the Week
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeMon Aug 22, 2011 5:10 pm by StarRoadWarrior
Howdy guys and girls. I wanted to take this opportunity to announce that I'm bring sexy back bring back the Videos of the week! To make this a big hit i want loads of member input on this so it wont be just videos that i have seen (which is alot btw) videos are not limited to just video games. they can be popular videos that have been seen by …

Comments: 110
Vote for your favorite Chat
2008 Election News and Debate - Page 3 Icon_minitimeWed Dec 07, 2011 1:46 am by Forsaken Lament 44
Hey guys,

As you may have noticed, the site has been pretty slow lately...but I know everyone's been doing a little bit of lurking, so by now I'm sure you've seen each of the different chats. I changed to Everywhere chat as it seemed like it was what most people wanted, but unfortunately it was buggy and kept Smashed and a few others from being …

Comments: 11