Category: Media

NCGOP’s RNC rep: Why are Cain’s women issues a problem, but Gingrich’s are not?

          Dr. Ada Fisher, one of North Carolina’s two representatives to the Republican National Committee has sent out an email raising an uncomfortable question for the political establishment and the alleged mainstream media: To The Editors,…

The decline and fall of ESPN

      Like many of you, I took in quite a bit of televised sports over the Thanksgiving weekend.  One night, while watching my beloved Tar Heels on ESPN, I had a spit-out-my-drink-in-disbelief moments.  (I think they call those…

The selective coverage of politician “sins”

      Rob Christensen, senior political writer and resident newsroom wonderboy at The N&O, wants us to believe that today’s allegedly mainstream media (AMSM) is MUCH tougher on political candidates than the scribes of the past.  He’s partially right.…

Public defenders stick up for ‘Racial Justice’ …

            Just days after North Carolina’s prosecutors formally seek an end to the travesty called ‘The Racial Justice Act’, the state’s public defenders are speaking up.  The N&O had the story:   Public defenders are…

Let the scare tactics begin …

        When liberals realize they can’t win a debate on the issues, they almost always turn to the scare tactics. Lyndon Johnson got the ball rolling in 1964 against Barry Goldwater, running ads depicting Barry Goldwater as…

Put up or shut up time for NCGOP

          There are a number of developments brewing in Raleigh that will tell volumes about whether North Carolina made a wise investment in the Republican Party last November: 1) Ethics:  There has been a steady drip-drip-drip…

Making Friends 101, with Professor Tim Lea

  Moore County Commissioner Tim Lea, who apparently believes he is the smartest person in Moore County and quite possibly North Carolina, has ruffled more than a few feathers on some politically-powerful ‘birds’ with a PowerPoint presentation he is circulating.…