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Happy Birthday To Us!

  Today marks the ONE YEAR anniversary of the FIRST POST on this site.  We’re  a year old!  (I know.  There are SOME of you out there who think we have the mentality of a TWO YEAR OLD. ) It’s…

Editor’s Note Re: Comments on this site’s posts

There appears to be some confusion among folks who post comments in response to stories published on this site.  We purposely have established a delay in publication of reader comments.   This gives us an opportunity to weed out spam, as…

Beyond the beach trips and the BBQs

There’s a lot of excitement this weekend about hitting the beach and hauling out the grill.    It’s great to have fun during the long weekend.  But we also need to remember WHAT allows us to live in such a…

The Pilot: putting the cart BEFORE the horse

For months, The Pilot beat us over the head with exaggerations, half-truths and outright lies generated from the propaganda machine fighting the proposed marriage amendment to the state constitution.  We got a flood of letters against the amendment filling the…

Kicking a donkey while it’s down …

  Once again, we are having to read about the mess that is The North Carolina Democrat Party in a NATIONAL PUBLICATION.  (You would think that — with all of the former N&O reporters now working as press secretaries for…

Don’t retreat. Re-aim.

          The Cato Institute’s Michael Tanner has an excellent piece of advice for state and national Republicans:  Get back to what put you in power in 2010.  (Can I get an Amen?)  : Do you remember…

Walter Dalton’s daughter is a registered lobbyist

  Elizabeth Robinson HAS to be one of the best-connected lobbyists in Raleigh.  Mrs. Robinson is the Director of Governmental Relations for The North Carolina Retail Merchants Association.  She’s ALSO the daughter of former state senator and current  lieutenant governor…

UNC athletics, Rush & the ghost of McCarthyism

  The leftist lynch mob is STILL after  El Rushbo even after he apologized for his choice of words.  This proves it’s not about “civil discourse.”  It’s all about shutting down the most effective obstacle to leftist domination of American…