Posted in campaign 2018 Media Politics

#ncpol: Richardson OUT, anthem-kneeling IN in Panther-land

The Carolina Panthers traded a conservative, home-grown owner for a Hillary-loving hedge fund type from the northeast. The new guy has made it clear he’s not interested in building goodwill with the natives down here. Jerry Richardson was a no-nonsense conservative-leaning guy.  That image clashed with the SJWs who now…

Posted in Media

Cam Newton goes THERE.

”Act like you’ve been there before.  And that you’ll be back, like the Terminator.” That was some awesome advice from my football coach back in the day.  At that time, my contemporaries and I were highly impressed with players like Howie Long and Mark Gastineau — NFL sack specialists who…

Posted in Economy Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

When Thom Talks, WE listen …

  The Charlotte area is riding high in our fair state capital these days.  The governor is a former mayor of The Queen City.  The lieutenant governor is the son of the city’s longtime mayor and congresswoman.  The speaker of the state House is from the Charlotte suburbs.  The chairman…

Posted in Congress Media NC legislature NC State Government NCGOP Pat McCrory Politics Thom Tillis

Hey, Charlotte: How about some more tax with that burger and fries?

The Carolina Panthers are a very, very very bad football team.  Their owner, Jerry Richardson, is a very, very, very wealthy and very, very, very connected man.  Charlotte is a very, very, very overtaxed community.  In fact, its city manager described the city as being “in decline.” Jerry Richardson, the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC legislature Politics Thom Tillis

NC’s “conservative revolution” rolls on: Tillis mulling taxpayer funds for Panther stadium renovation

    Oh, the things you learn two days after the election.  It appears that North Carolina state House  speaker  — and Richard Morgan protégé — Thom Tillis is ready to put state taxpayers on the hook for renovations to Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte — home  field to…