Posted in campaign 2018 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

N&O P.O.S. kicks a dead man’s corpse

WRAL political reporter Mark Binker passed away in 2017.  During his career. We begged to differ with a lot of his output.  In our opinion,  Mark regularly abused the freedoms granted him under the First Amendment.  We gave him pure hell for it too. When…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

The N&O, WRAL, and Politifact: Guardians of “The Truth.” (BWAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHHAHAHAHA …)

It is amazing how the driveby media’s passion for fact-checking happened to blossom right as the GOP took over in Raleigh.  (I am suuuuuuuuuuure it’s just a coincidence.) WRAL’s Binky has been at this “fact-checking” game for a little while now.  That’s kind of like…

Posted in campaign 2014 Media Moral Monday NC legislature NCGOP Politics

Drive-by columnist: You righties need to lighten up — Just like WE DO!

Another resident of the South McDowell Street low-testosterone zone has raised his head up to lecture the rest of us on ”civility”: […] Before you lick the stamp on your hate mail, understand that I’m not here to write about abortion. I’m here to write…

Posted in Media Politics

We get called on the carpet by the N&O’s newsroom boss

    What’s the old saying about the heat in the kitchen? The mainstream media enjoys tossing out criticism of other people and their work.  But just try to question theirs. A little while back, we took N&O editor John Drescher for his rather snobby-sounding…

Posted in Media NC legislature NC State Government

The N&O stands up for The Ruling Class

  The N&O’s Rob Christensen is at it again — going to bat for Ruling Class bureaucrats and politicians against those EVIL , know-nothing taxpayers and voters. Rob wants us to believe that the legislature’s efforts to end involuntary annexation will “stifle” North Carolina’s cities:…