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#NCSEN: GOP nominee Tillis fires back over Hagan’s “mansplaining” nonsense

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2014 at 9:39 am » 5 Comments

Really happy to see Thom Tillis push back on the phony, desperate “war on women” rhetoric coming from the Kay Hagan campaign: WILSON, N.C. — Thom Tillis, the Republican running for a North Carolina Senate seat that could well decide the majority in the Senate, has been pilloried since last week’s debate by Democrats who […]

 

NFL Sunday Football Open Thread: #Panthers at the Bucs

Posted by: ST on September 7, 2014 at 4:00 pm » 1 Comment

The first game of the 2014-2015 NFL regular season for the Panthers is against the Tampa Bay Bucs this afternoon, and the big news of the day so far is the announcement that QB Cam Newton has been listed as “inactive”: Panthers quarterback Cam Newton will miss his first regular-season game as a professional Sunday […]

 

The disturbing sexism of the Kay Hagan #NCSEN campaign

Posted by: ST on September 5, 2014 at 9:47 am » 3 Comments

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The most desperate, stupid #NCSEN attack line you’ll see this year

Posted by: ST on August 30, 2014 at 10:33 am » 6 Comments

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#NCDems de facto leader: “GOP doesn’t like little black girls .. in the WH” (VIDEO)

Posted by: ST on July 23, 2014 at 1:48 pm » 3 Comments

The far left Daily Kos-led Netroots Nation conference was held this past weekend and, not to be outdone by the other extremist speakers who would get their chance at the mic after him, NC NAACP’s Rev. William “Moral Monday” Barber made sure to remind the Democrat party faithful in his opening keynote of what he […]

 

Obamacare: The pesky issue that won’t go away for #NCsen’s @SenatorHagan

Posted by: ST on July 15, 2014 at 11:52 am » 1 Comment

The Politico has a pretty good write-up this morning on what they call the “disconnect” between North Carolina voters and Obamacare – and how that is not good news for the re-election campaign of vulnerable Democrat Senator Kay Hagan: The Tar Heel State signed up more than 357,000 people — one-third of those eligible for […]

 

Do #MoralMonday Democrats want religion in government – or not?

Posted by: ST on June 16, 2014 at 5:21 pm » 2 Comments

Moral Monday, led by NC’s version of the Rev. Al Sharpton – NC NAACP President Bill Barber – has cranked back up again and it looks like they’re still trying to confuse the heck out of everyone with mixed signals when it comes to whether or not they want religion to play a role in […]

 

Declassified documents show ‘fortunate missteps’ saved NC from 60s nuke wipeout

Posted by: ST on June 12, 2014 at 12:15 pm » 1 Comment

Quite the explosive report! In more ways than one. Via CNN: (CNN) — On a January night in 1961, a U.S. Air Force bomber broke in half while flying over North Carolina. From the belly of the B-52 fell two bombs — two nuclear bombs that hit the ground near the city of Goldsboro. A disaster worse than […]

 

Bad news for #NCSEN’s Hagan: #Obamacare hurting small biz in Charlotte

Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 1:12 pm » Comments Off

Local news station WCNC files this report on one small local business the monstrosity known as “Obamacare” is hurting: CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The doors open early at Fresh Salon off Providence Road in south Charlotte and when they do, the place starts buzzing. Owner Julia Vittorio dreamed of having her own salon, and for five […]

 

Former CLT Mayor Pat Cannon (D) to plead guilty to federal corruption charge

Posted by: ST on June 2, 2014 at 2:32 pm » Comments Off

Via The Charlotte Observer: Patrick Cannon is expected to plead guilty Tuesday to a federal public corruption charge that carries up to a 20-year prison sentence and a $250,000 fine. According to court documents released to the public early Monday, Cannon will appear in federal court at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge David […]