Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Politics

The Council of State: A veritable rogues gallery

For those of us beside ourselves with the wretched excesses, arrogance and corruption in state government and seeking some way to vent our frustration / anger,  the November elections for the Council of State seats are rife with targets. The presidential and gubernatorial races in…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NCGOP Pat McCrory Politics

NCGOV-wannabes talk about JOBS

    We’ve talked about A LOT of stuff in the 2012 race for governor of North Carolina.  We’ve heard a lot about Pat McCrory’s tax returns.  We’ve been treated to commercials featuring a Pat McCrory puppet.  It looks like some consultant finally woke up…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County NCGOP Politics

Moore County Tea Partiers get in Robin Hayes’s face

Dee Park, president of Moore Tea Citizens, tried to pull off a stunt on Sept. 10 akin to a permanent peace agreement between cats and dogs.  She brought in North Carolina GOP chairman Robin Hayes to address her group– not exactly a Hayes fan club…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Moore County Politics

GOP-controlled US House AGAIN kicks the debt can down the road

        The GOP-led US House, this week, passed ANOTHER short term funding measure for the federal government: Several freshmen Republicans in the House of Representatives who came into office kicking and screaming about reigning in the national debt and cutting spending caved…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Mitt Romney Obama Politics

It’s STILL the movie’s fault: N&O leads with story bemoaning “protester” deaths

  Those poor, poor protesters.  Who knew rioting in the streets, burning American flags, and shouting “Death to America” could be so dangerous? The N&O — with its long standing rep as an apologist for the North Carolina Democrat Party AND the Reconstruction-era KKK —…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Mitt Romney Obama Politics

Candidate Hussein Obama: It’s the movie’s fault!

Disciples of Candidate Hussein Obama — inside and outside of the media — are STILL sticking by this nonsense that the violence against Americans and US embassies around the world is in response to  a movie.  The fact that it all started on the 11th…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC legislature NC State Government NCGOP Obama Politics

Campaign 2012: Folks who KNOW clue us in on where things stand in NC

During the past few days I’ve had the chance to pick the brains of a few of the wise men — and women — (Read: political insiders) on both sides of the aisle about what things look like, right now, for the November races. I…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Mitt Romney Politics

A tale of two VP nominees: Biden & Ryan

The media and the left have told us — again and again — that a vice-presidential nominee MATTERS because he /she will be “a heartbeat away from the presidency” if the election goes their way. The mainstream media jackals are baying at the moon, calling…

Posted in Bev Perdue Campaign 2012 Media NC State Government Politics Uncategorized

Around the world with Bev and Keith

          Bev Perdue has three more months in office.  Yet, she is jetting off to the Far East: Gov. Bev Perdue is on her way to Japan to drum up business for the state. Perdue and state Commerce Secretary Keith Crisco…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Mitt Romney Politics

Barack Hussein OCarter

I’m old enough to remember the disgrace that was the Carter presidency, and I am sure many of our readers are. After seeing those photos of the mob overrunning the US embassy in Cairo, yanking down the American flag, my mind wandered back to similar…