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WHO AM I? I’m @BOBETHERIDGE, you dummy!

  The right Rev. Bobby “Boom Boom” Etheridge is making quite a splash on Twitter.  I have to admit it piqued my curiosity when someone recommended I follow @BOBETHERIDGE.  I checked it out, and immediately got suspicious.  The feed’s wallpaper is flowers with a pink…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Moore County Politics

Campaign 2012 @ Moore County: Lea OUT, Picerno IN

    Moore County commissioner Tim Lea — the wisest and most intelligent man within the confines of  this fine county’s geographic boundaries — has informed our thrice-weekly, Nobel Prize contending, Pulitzer Prize-winning local paper that he will not be seeking reelection to the county…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC legislature NC State Government Politics

NC Campaign 2012: Black Dems aiming for state’s top two posts in year BarryO seeks reelection

        The two announced candidates for the Democrat nomination for lieutenant governor are a black state senator from Fayetteville and a black woman who currently serves as state government’s personnel director.   Now, The N&O — the flagship publication for all things…

Posted in Bev Perdue Campaign 2012 Law & Order Media NC legislature NC State Government NCGOP Politics

‘McCarthyism’ rears its ugly head in Racial Justice Act political drama

      Leftists are utilizing tactics they have long despised — loudly and publicly — in an effort to intimidate people who believe that violent criminals deserve the harshest possible punishments.  When they had the majority in the General Assembly, Democrats rammed through The…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Moore County Politics Renee Ellmers

You GO, girl !!! …

  (That’s what they say on Jerry Springer when offering enthusiastic encouragement to a female.) I’m having second thoughts on U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers.  We’ve been a little tough on her on this site. She campaigned as a Tea Party loyalist, but has spent most…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Economy Media NC legislature NC State Government Politics

Feds, state attempt to stick it to NC drivers ONE MORE TIME

Federal and state bureaucrats are attempting to add 15 to 20 cents PER MILE of cost to drivers on I-95 in North Carolina.   Tar Heel state drivers are already saddled with the HIGHEST gas tax below The Mason-Dixon Line.     NOW, the bureaucracy…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Economy Media NC legislature NC State Government NCGOP Politics

Bureaucrats, pimps, politicians, and drug dealers: birds of a feather with different means, same ends

  On a daily basis,  I am amazed at how hard government works to keep people dependent on the bureaucracy.  Working hard and reaping rewards of your labor doesn’t matter.  What matters is how grateful you are for all the money and services bestowed upon…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Republicans

Big changes in the air: So long, Sue

  The Charlotte Observer is reporting that U.S. Rep. Sue Myrick (R-Charlotte) will not be seeking reelection in 2012.  Myrick has been a good, solid voice for conservatism in the House.  She will be missed. Filing for the May primary opens next week, so we…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC legislature NC State Government Politics

Another Fayetteville politico aiming HIGH?

Word is on the street that state senator Eric Mansfield (D-Fayetteville) is taking a good hard look at the state’s soon-to-be-vacant lieutenant governor post.  If he makes the jump to that race, that will mean TWO incumbent Democrats in the county’s General Assembly delegation will…

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The Daily Bob: Who AM I ?????

          The N&O — the flagship publication for all things leftist here in The Carolinas — is taking the right Rev. Bobby Etheridge to task for not showing enough passion on the two issues they see as MOST important in these…