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One more point to silence the “assassination” crowd

  Followers of Ron Paul, Walter Jones, Dennis Kucinich and others on the far-left of the spectrum have been up in arms over the recent successful drone strike on terrorist masterminds Anwar al-Awlaki and Samir Khan. Both somehow got American passports, and spent time in…

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Tillman: Leftists playing games with school $$$ numbers

State senator Jerry Tillman (R-Randolph), the #2 Republican in the state senate and likely Moore County’s next representative in that body, is taking leftist political activists to task for their rhetoric on state education appropriations.  Tillman, a former schools administrator, ought to know what he…

Posted in Campaign 2011 Media Politics

You gotta LOVE Google …

      My old pal Google also turned up this questionnaire  Nancy Fiorillo filled out during her 2009 campaign for the village council.  In the document, Fiorillo expresses enthusiastic support for the controversial NewCore development in Old Town Pinehurst as well as for the…

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Nancy WHO?

          Via our friends at Google, we found this interesting blog entry from 2oo8 on The Greensboro News & Record web site: Stage name or pseudonym? If you look up Guilford County’s recently-named interim planning director, Nancy Roy, you might find a…

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999? NO, that is NOT the area code for Raleigh

Presidential candidate Herman Cain, currently leading in the polls in North Carolina, is getting a lot of attention for his 9-9-9 tax plan.  (I can just hear the leftists calling it the sign of the beast doing a headstand.) FreedomWorks, an influential think tank within…

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Dependence Nation

      This is a stunning headline from our friends at The Wall Street Journal: “Nearly Half of U.S. Lives in Household Receiving Government Benefit.” Families were more dependent on government programs than ever last year. Nearly half, 48.5%, of the population lived in…

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Burr for Whip: Lots for him, little for us

  U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC)  has announced his plan to seek the #2 position in the Senate Republican caucus, once it is vacated by its current occupant, retiring U.S. Senator John Kyl of Arizona: North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr plans to make it official:…

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WSJ: Perry “rock” vs. BarryO’s preacher

      Wall Street Journal columnist Dorothy Rabinowitz takes Leftists on head-first regarding their latest attempted smear of the Texas governor: The saga of the painted-over rock on the Perry family hunting grounds will roll on a few more days before it’s displaced by…

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Former U.S. AG addresses leftist whining about “assassination” of terrorists

    Michael Mukasey, a distinguished former federal judge and George W. Bush’s final attorney general, had a great piece in today’s Wall Street Journal tackling whining by Ron Paul, Walter Jones and their comrades about the “assassination” of terrorist mastermind Anwar al-Awlaki: The elimination…

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The Left mocks who they fear the most

Rush Limbaugh instructs his listeners often to pay attention to whom the alleged mainstream media is mocking and attacking the most viciously.  “That, my friends, is who they fear the most,” The Great One tells us. Texas governor Rick Perry appears to be the bogeyman…