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#2016POLLS: Tighter than Bill Barber’s SPANX!

That’s right. It looks like we have nail-biters all around the top of the tickets this November.  (Of course, things NEVER seem to really heat up until right after Labor Day.) But — looking at the polls right now, November looks like ANYONE’S GAME in…

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#ncpol: Burr, Thilli$$$ split on Puerto Rico bailout

Puerto Rico can’t manage its money so Dick Burr & some of his friends thought it was important to send A BUNCH MORE of our money down there:  Whether government or corporations, bailouts do not allow the entity performing the mismanagement to learn from their…

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Bend Over, Here It Comes: The great HB2 sellout BEGINNETH.

We’ve told you this was happening.  We’ve told you that Art Pope, John Hood, and Dennis Wicker were slithering around behind the scenes orchestrating it.  Now, according to driveby superstar Nick Ochsner, the proverbial cat is out of the bag: New legislation drafted by leadership…

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#ncga: Bearded RINO indicted!

State senator Fletcher Hartsell is having a case of The Mondays on Tuesday:  Fletcher Harsell, a state senator from Concord, was indicted on Tuesday by a Wake County grand jury on allegations that he signed false campaign finance reports. The 69-year-old Republican turned himself in…

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Clarence Thomas NAILS IT in TX abortion dissent

George H.W. Bush;’s one term as president was quite the downer.  But one of the best things he did was standing by — and fighting for — the elevation of Clarence Thomas to the US Supreme Court.  Thomas took quite a beating to get there….

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Making it up as they go ….

The black-robed, law-school “educated’;’ crowd — enabled by our elected, alleged, “representatives” — are rolling right along with their efforts to shred the grand American experiment.  They’ve found a “right to abortion” in the Fourth Amendment’s prohibition against unlawful search and seizure.  They’ve found a…

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PPP: #NCGOV race (still) TIED

I know. I know. We are talking here about the crowd that gave us ‘Deez Nuts.’   According to Public Policy Polling, the race for North Carolina governor is basically right where it was ONE MONTH AGO.  They have McCrory and Cooper each at 41%, while…

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In Moore County, the GOPe rolls over and plays DEAD.

There is a group of ladies here in Moore County who have done yeoman’s work in verifying voter rolls.  They’ve helped catch a non-citizen who voted twice and a number of people who voted in multiple states.  They’ve sought help in covering the bare minimum…

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Guess what? They’ve got O-PINIONS over at WRAL. (*Who knew?*)

WRAL owner and limousine liberal Jim Goodmon continues to stomp on the grave of his late uncle (and founder of WRAL) A.J. Fletcher.   Fletcher was a renowned conservative who gave Jesse Helms his big break in television.  Goodmon inherited the fruits of Uncle A.J.’s…

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(*Stop me if you’ve heard this one.*) Two empty suits get rolled into a hotel ballroom …

We get a lot of interesting folks who pass through here in lil’ ol’ Pinehurst.  I’ve had the chance to become acquainted with a WWE wrestler / performer who spends some of his downtime here.  (I occasionally bump into him in the local fitness center.)…