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#ncga: What about Bob?

Rep. Bob Steinburg called this site out on Facebook over the weekend — encouraging us to watch a Facebook live video called #straighttalkwithbob.  Of course, we got intrigued and tuned in.  We got treated to about a half-hour of pure nonsense.  It was worse than…

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Saul Alinsky comes to Sanford.

The nationwide trend of trolling Republicans’ Facebook pages, twisting something there to appear racist, and then beating them over the head until they APOLOGIZE is making its way down to the local level. (Radical leftists scoop this stuff up and then hand it off to…

Posted in Congress Media NCGOP Politics

Tillis fan seeks Haymaker removal from FACEBOOK !!!!

Yep. BE-lieve it or NOT:   Fascism at its finest, ladies and gentlemen.  I quote the man’s own words he spoke to the driveby media — even linking to them — and offer my critique of his comments. Instead of submitting a comment at the…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

Monkey Business Report: Facebook & conservatives

For a while, I had thought some monkey business was going on.  Strange things were happening at the Haymaker’s Facebook page.  We were being blocked from posting new items.  Bizarre pictures we didn’t select were being paired with our posts.  Recently, readers have told us…

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What? Welfare creates culture of dependency? *We’re RANKLED.*

The Greensboro News & Record is aiding and abetting an effort by the lefty lynch mob to smear 6th congressional district Republican nominee Mark Walker.  What’s got the crowd on the port side so RANKLED?  Apparently, in 2013, Walker wrote something on Facebook about how…

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Our Facebook page

Some of you who follow us on Facebook may have noticed that we haven’t been updating our page lately.  The reason?  The administrative interface for the page has crashed — making it nearly impossible to post new items. We ARE still updating our Twitter feed…

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NC’s MSM: seething over GOPer’s Facebook, yawning over Elaine M’s video of love for OWS

OK. Let’s see if we an follow this “logic.”  Someone who dares to question the current system of government-funded day care is unfit to serve in any capacity related to said subject in state government.  But a senior state official, caught on video, praising the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Politics

Drip — Drip — Drip: Details slowly leaking out on Cowell, Bowles and Facebook

          John Frank and The N&O have decided to finally start sniffing around about Janet Cowell’s Facebook gambit with state employee retirement funds: State Treasurer Janet Cowell is coming under fire from state employees and retirees who are raising questions about…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Politics

Janet Cowell & Erskine Bowles: Quid Pro Quo on Facebook fiasco?

      After  our recent post on Facebook’s woes potentially impacting the race for North Carolina state treasurer, I got a call from a faithful reader of this site who also happens to be a long-time stockbroker: “So, Mr. Bowles hosts a fundraiser for…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Politics

Facebook’s woes may blow back on NC treasurer, become election issue

          State Treasurer has typically been one of those races that stays below the political radar.  Everyone seems to focus all of their attention on more glamorous presidential, congressional and gubernatorial races.  But the hubbub over Facebook’s fiscal  faceplant following the…