Posted in Media Moore County

More, um, “fan mail” from the Planet Mars …

      When you speak your mind in a public forum, you tend to hear from from all kinds of people — out in left field, right field, and sometimes even from the planet Mars.   Case in point — THIS love letter written by…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Economy Media Occupy Politics

Miss Nancy is BUSTED! (Livin’ la vida 1%)

  (I bet Pinehurst mayor — and faithful Haymaker reader Nancy Fiorillo — had a conniption and spit out her coffee when she saw that headline. )  Our friends at Andrew Breitbart’s  BigGovernment.com have outdone themselves again.  They’ve  caught the plastic-faced U.S. House Democrat Leader (and…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Occupy

Occupy just like Tea Party? I think NOT …

 Check out this fine piece of research prepared by our friends at biggovernment.com  and The Jawa Report:

Posted in Campaign 2012 Occupy Politics

EX-NYPD takes out the trash ….

Beautiful.  Just beautiful.  First Chapel Hill. Now, this.  The tears of joy are flowing today.  I am SOOOOO proud of American law enforcement today: Kevin Hiltunen, a former NYPD officer, yesterday grabbed an Occupy Wall Street demonstrator by the collar and dragged him out of…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Occupy Politics

Oh, goody. Some hate mail from the Occupy Wall Street crowd …

              Today, I had the rare treat of hearing from one of the intellectual giants in the Occupy Wall Street movement.  He was responding to my recent post on the proposed ‘Occupy Broad Street’ gathering in Southern Pines scheduled…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Occupy Politics

‘Occupy’ movement benefits Wall Street?

        Looking at the picture accompanying this post, you would think it was taken in some part of the turbulent Middle East.  But, sadly, no, it was from recent “protests” in Oakland, California by the “Just-Like-The-Tea-Party” Occupy movement.  (Remember those firebombings and…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Economy Politics

The ‘Occupy Movement’ : Democracy vs. Mob Rule

Dr. Thomas Sowell, an economist at Stanford University, is one of the wisest people I know of when it comes to business and the economy.  He has some particularly interesting insights on this ‘Occupy’ movement in his latest nationally-syndicated column: In various cities across the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Politics

OWS: Wait! WE’RE the ONE PERCENT ????

        Morgan Housel, a columnist for the financial web site Motley Fool has found an interesting new way to view this ‘Occupy’ movement that has so captivated the alleged mainstream media.  Take the argument put forth by this group, and measure it…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Politics

Why stop at Wall Street? Think bigger!

 

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Politics

The eloquence of the ‘Occupy’ Movement

    After watching the interview with this woman, this whole ‘Occupy’ thing is making soooooooo much more sense.  (I personally think she needs to go occupy a seat in a classroom.) Click this link to watch for yourself:  Haftin__To_Be_Uproared_-_Occupy_Atlanta