Posted in Media Politics

A Hollywood-type (and NC native) you can support

I’ve heard from all kinds of folks impressed with the guest-hosting this week of The Rush Limbaugh Show by one Nick Searcy.   You may remember him from The Fugitive, Cast Away,  or Moneyball.   You may remember him from his two seasons as the sheriff on…

Posted in Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

El Rushbo NOT IMPRESSED with Thilli$$$$$$$$$

We told you the other day about our junior US senator’s rebuke to ‘The Deplorables’.  Now, the CEO of the EIB Network himself is chiming in on Thom Tilli$$$$:  […] So here comes Thom Tillis, senator, North Carolina, in the Charlotte Observer, writing an op-ed piece…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media Politics

Former WRAL boss: GOP needs to ‘shoot’ Limbaugh

Yep, that’s right.  Jim Hefner used to call the shots at WRAL.  Now he teaches ”the practice of journalism” at UNC.  Here he is in the money-bleeding, gasping-for-its-final-breaths Charlotte Observer: Sometimes you have to shoot your own dog. And that’s just what the Republican establishment…

Posted in campaign 2014 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

El Rushbo: News of Tea Party demise greatly exaggerated

Primary Day in North Carolina was not a great one for bona-fide conservatives.  Many — including this writer — have wondered aloud since then about whether the grassroots zeal and fire of 2009-2010 had petered out in The Tar Heel State in 2014. There has…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Media Obama Politics

BarryO’s ‘scorched-earth’ reelection campaign

  I admire campaign guru Dick Morris — even if he gave us a double-dose of Bill Clinton.  The guy CAN read the political tea leaves.  I think it was a year or so ago on Fox News where Morris predicted that President Barry would be…

Posted in Uncategorized

UNC athletics, Rush & the ghost of McCarthyism

  The leftist lynch mob is STILL after  El Rushbo even after he apologized for his choice of words.  This proves it’s not about “civil discourse.”  It’s all about shutting down the most effective obstacle to leftist domination of American society.  In case you’re wondering…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Politics

How Rush SHOULD have done it

    The MSM is abuzz over El Rushbo’s apology to the Georgetown law student who wants us all to pay for her birth control pills.    Some video (h/t to Treacher & VodkaPundit) illustrating how El Rushbo should have done the whole “apology” thing…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Obama Politics

Barry & co. doing damage control in NC

                El Rushbo hit on something the other day, and, as usual, I can’t disagree with him: […] Now, as a result of that some other things Beverly Perdue has said she not running for governor, not running…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Media Obama Politics

The election year unemployment game

              The New York Times tells us the unemployment problem is going away, and the economy is on the rebound (THANKS to BarryO): The United States added 200,000 jobs last month, the Labor Department said Friday, a robust number…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Politics

MEDIA: Republicans are stupid; Murderous dictator “shrewd”, “brilliant”, “profoundly important”

    Conservatives are weary of hearing media spin about how all of their heroes are dumb.  In the REAL WORLD, Ronald Reagan is credited with bringing radical, positive change to The United States and the world.  Reagan was dubbed  “The Great Communicator” for his…