Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Politics

Tea Party, meet The Flea Party!

Conservative columnist Ann Coulter’s latest work takes a thought-provoking, hilarious look at the Occupy Wall Street “movement” and the efforts by the alleged mainstream media and the Democrats to compare it favorably to the rise of The Tea Party in 2009: So far, the only…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Mitt Romney Obama Politics

Herman Cain vs. BarryO: consider the possibilities

The left fawned over BarryO’s victory in 2008, describing the event as the coming of a ‘post-racial’ era in American history.   In 2012, we have the distinct possibility of a true post-racial moment in American politics: two black Americans battling it out under the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Politics

Compromise = Doing EXACLY what the leftists want

Raleigh political consultant John Davis is trying REALLY hard to be taken seriously.  He sends out all of these emails BEGGING you to pay hundreds of dollars for a newsletter that he ends up giving away for free a week later.  Davis is described as…

Posted in Campaign 2011 Moore County Politics

Pinehurst 2011: Dueling attorneys

  If Pinehurst village attorney Mike Newman gets paid by the hour, he is having ONE HECK of a windfall this year.   His latest action involves the controversy over the development of The Village Green and the expansion of The Village Chapel. Newman defended…

Posted in Media Politics

Lessons for us all from yesterday’s elections in Raleigh

One good way to really stoke the wrath of Leftists is to separate them from the government teat. A good example of this is the two-year drama surrounding the Wake County school board.  Since the moment the last vote was counted in 2009, and a…

Posted in Campaign 2011 Moore County Politics

Pinehurst 2011: A mayoral connection?

It appears that — if Nancy Fiorillo and David McNeill are successful in November — The Village of Pinehurst and The Town of Southern Pines will have a very friendly working relationship. Fiorillo worked for McNeill when he was the Moore County manager.  McNeill moved…

Posted in Economy Politics

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Posted in Campaign 2011 Media Moore County Politics

Pinehurst 2011: The Village Green

  Plans to update or revamp the village’s historic downtown area have been a hot topic for the last couple of years.  Controversies have grown from village government’s consideration of the NewCore development strategy, the proposed Village Chapel expansion, and plans for revamping The Village…

Posted in Congress Economy Kay Hagan Media Politics

Hagan’s tax holiday: not a job creator, but a sweetheart deal for lobbyist pals

      The News & Observer, busy with rehabbing our buffoonish governor, is going to work to prop up our junior U.S. senator Kay Hagan, a Democrat — of course — from Greensboro: North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan Thursday introduced a bipartisan bill to…

Posted in Campaign 2011 Moore County Politics

Pinehurst 2011: Google search reaps even more water talk

A media report on a 2010 public hearing before the Moore County Board of Commissioners featured this item: And Nancy Roy Fiorillo of the Pinehurst Village Council said the town of Pinehurst would love to give the county money to own its own water system,…