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Brubaker: SO LONG, SUCKERS!

“Let the door knob hit you where the Good Lord split you!” — George Jefferson      The mainstream media was full of glowing tributes to former House Speaker and 36 year legislature veteran Harold Brubaker (R) yesterday as word…

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…