Posted in Campaign 2012 Law & Order Media Moore County NC legislature NC State Government Politics

What Amendment One ACTUALLY says

    The gay rights movement, the professional LEFT, and their allies in the mainstream media (like our local Nobel Prize-winning newspaper) have moved into Moore County to continue — trying — to tie this May’s Amendment One vote to the old Jim Crow laws….

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Politics Renee Ellmers Republicans

Campaign 2012: Why Renee Ellmers has SO MANY opponents

            David Bass, with Carolina Journal, is looking into why SO many people have filed to run against Congresswoman Renee Ellmers in her first reelection bid: Why did freshman U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers draw three Republican primary challengers? That question…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Politics

Senator Burr: It’s all about ME

          North Carolina’s senior senator was recently featured in The Charlotte Observer pontificating on his personal ambitions within the world’s  “greatest deliberating body”: Sen. Richard Burr says not to count him out of the race for the Senate Republicans’ second most…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Law & Order Media Politics

Some common sense on voter ID

          Jonah Goldberg, editor of National Review Online, has it just about right on the issue of voter identification in today’s edition of The Daily: Right now, millions of adult Americans cannot legally fly on an airplane or rent a car….

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Media Politics

Gas Prices: Up, Up and Away …

                Oh, the news keeps getting  *better* concerning gas prices. BarryO — after telling us in 2008 that gas prices were ALL George W. Bush’s fault — now says there is NOT MUCH the president can do about…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Obama Politics Republicans

Worse than a powder keg: How DC politicos have made a mess out of our war on terror

        Former federal prosecutor Andrew McCarthy — the guy who put the ‘Blind Sheik’, the mastermind of the first World Trade Center Attack, behind bars — has an excellent piece in National Review about how micromanagement from DC is wasting a lot of American…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

Moore County Democrat chairman needs a lesson on civility, himself

It’s interesting to see the chairman of Moore County’s “small-enough-to-fit-in-a-phone-booth” Democrat Party lecturing Rush Limbaugh AND Moore County GOP Chairman Bob Levy — one of the nicest guys you’ll ever meet — on civility. Chairman Jim Heim writes in our Nobel Prize-winning local paper that Rush…

Posted in Economy Media Moore County Politics

Revisiting Pinehurst’s Railhouse deal

I’ve been doing some pontificating, pondering and research on the recent deal arranged by Pinehurst to bring Railhouse Brewery from Aberdeen to Pinehurst.  Prior to Railhouse securing ANY property in Pinehurst, village leaders secured $200,000 in tax dollars from the state to help with renovating the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Obama Politics

Elitist DC pundits: Voters are STUPID

        John Harris left The Washington Post  and co-founded the web-only news outlet Politico.com some years back.  I guess The Post gig didn’t let him show off  en0ugh of his true, asinine, arrogant leftist self: Last night on Politico’s live-stream election show,…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Politics South Carolina

SC state Senate just says NO to BarryO’s health care voodoo

        In Columbia, the upper chamber of South Carolina’s legislature has sent a clear, resounding message to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue: The South Carolina Senate approved a bill that would make the state the 16th to opt out of covering abortions with taxpayer…