Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Mitt Romney Politics

More on those scary conservative church-going Southerners …

  Mainstream media hacks — like Chris Matthews, for example — have been beating that dead horse about religious bigotry below The Mason-Dixon Line.  The old narrative used to be that Southerners would never vote for a Catholic like JFK.  Now, we’re allegedly bigoted against…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media

Congressman McHenry’s GOP opponent levels crony capitalism charge

          Ken Fortenberry, Congressman Patrick McHenry’s GOP challenger in NC’s 10th district, is alleging that McHenry utilized his office and taxpayer funds to financially benefit himself and a business partner: A business partner and major political supporter of U.S. Rep. Patrick…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County NC legislature NC State Government NCGOP Politics

Marcum vs. Moore Republican Women: Is The Fix IN on NC Senate race?

        Pinehurst’s John Marcum is taking the Moore County Republican establishment to task.  Marcum, a GOP candidate in the May primary for the NC Senate district 29 seat, says the county party leadership is ignoring him and another candidate from Moore to…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Obama Politics

Team BarryO fears the U.S. Marines

  BarryO  sent his highly-unqualified hack / secretary of defense Leon Panetta into Afghanistan for a photo op speech to troops and their commanders.  Just what our guys in the field need — a stupid speech from a political hack while they’re trying to fight…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Politics

Senator Burr: Begging for a Primary

            Washington HAS changed Richard Burr.  At one time, he was a Winston-Salem businessman fed up with the nonsense in DC.  Now, as pointed out by The Madison Project, Burr has a starring role in the nonsense: As Daniel noted…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

Amendment One: Leftist snobbery on display

      Steve Bouser, the opinion editor at our Nobel Prize-nominated thrice weekly local paper here in Moore County, is at it again.  He’ll tell you he worked for Goldwater in 1964, did a stint in the Army, is close friends with Liddy Dole,…

Posted in Media Moore County Politics

Pinehurst: The end of a Tradition?

The Tradition of Old Town, a proposed townhome development at the corner of McCaskill and Magnolia, was a sore subject for many Pinehurst voters during the November village elections.  The previous council had voted to rezone the property — located amidst high-dollar single family homes…

Posted in Law & Order Media

Race Pimps target Fayetteville Police Department

Race pimps are people who — instead of dealing honestly with problems — holler racism, blame whitey, and put together protest marches.  (Think William Barber, The Fayetteville Observer’s Myron Pitts, Jesse Jackson, and Al Sharpton.)  We CAN’T be doing anything wrong.  It must be whitey’s…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

A Peek Inside George Holding, Inc. : Mostly smoke and mirrors

George Holding’s background is a campaign consultant’s dream come true.  He’s the scion of the First Citizen’s Bank empire, a former aide to U.S. Senator Jesse Helms, and a former U.S. attorney who presided over high-profile political corruption probes.  Holding is currently trying to capitalize…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

Whipping up fears about Amendment One (a/k/a “Be afraid of those simple church people”)

        I see the new editor of our local Pulitzer prize-winning, Nobel-nominated thrice weekly newspaper has already been trained by the Democrat politicos who own and operate said newspaper.   The rookie newsroom boss hit the front page today  with a piece…