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Sen. Tim Scott responds to Uncle Tom slur by NC NAACP “leader” Bill Barber (UPDATED)

Posted by: ST on January 21, 2014 at 2:34 pm » 8 Comments

South Carolina’s “The State” news outlet published what equates to a puff piece this past weekend on the now-nationally recognized opportunistic NC NAACP President/Reverend William Barber.  Barber is the so-called “leader” of the unhinged “Moral Monday” movement here in NC that has waged a vicious war against our GOP-controlled state legislature (otherwise known as the General […]

 

#NCSEN: Senator Hagan will dodge Obama’s visit to NC

Posted by: ST on January 15, 2014 at 10:47 am » 2 Comments

Surprise! Another vulnerable Democrat Senator up for re-election this year decides to distance herself from our toxic celebrity President: Washington (CNN) – Sen. Kay Hagan of North Carolina, who finds herself in a tough race for re-election this year, will not attend a speech President Barack Obama is delivering in her home state on Wednesday. A […]

 

NFL Sunday Football Open Thread: #Panthers at the #Falcons

Posted by: ST on December 29, 2013 at 12:42 pm » 6 Comments

The Carolina Panthers (11-4) sit atop the NFC South are on the road for their final game of the regular season, and they will be playing division rivals the Falcons (4-11), where Atlanta – out of playoff contention – will seek to play spoiler against the Cats, who are aiming for a first round bye […]

 

NFL Sunday Football Open Thread: Saints at the #Panthers

Posted by: ST on December 22, 2013 at 12:41 pm » 4 Comments

Huge, huge, huge game for the Panthers today as they play the Saints here at home on a rainy but unseasonably warm Sunday afternoon. The Cats got smoked two weeks ago on Sunday Night Football in front of a national audience against the Saints in New Orleans, and not only do they want revenge for […]

 

Five-year old suspended for “playing Army”

Posted by: Phineas on December 19, 2013 at 7:47 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas They had to do it; the kid was armed — with a finger gun! (The horror…) A 5-year-old boy was reportedly suspended from school after making a gun gesture with his hand on the playground. His father, David Hendrix, was furious when he found out his son was issued a suspension for […]

 

Selective Outrage: #NCPOL media plays favorites on Nazi comparisons

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2013 at 10:28 am » 2 Comments

Two elected officials make ridiculous comparisons between Nazism and modern day policy. One is a Democrat. The other is a Republican. The media, predictably, focuses on the Republican. Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Well, no, don’t, because we have another instance of this routine double standard to talk about – and it […]

 

NFL Sunday Football Open Thread: Jets at the #Panthers

Posted by: ST on December 15, 2013 at 4:12 pm » Comments Off

A little late starting this as the game is just now in progress on CBS, but the Panthers and Jets both need a win today to stay in the playoff hunt.  The embarrassing loss to the Saints last week was hopefully a wake up call to the Panthers that they are not invincible, and need […]

 

Anatomy of an epic Twitter #SelfAwareness Fail in #NCPOL

Posted by: ST on December 13, 2013 at 7:16 pm » 3 Comments

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NFL Sunday Football Open Thread: #Panthers at the #Saints

Posted by: ST on December 8, 2013 at 4:26 pm » 5 Comments

Getting set for a huge game tonight between NFC South division rivals the Saints and the Panthers. Both teams are at 9-3 and want to make the sole claim of having the best record in their division going into the home stretch of the regular season. The Saints suffered a painful Monday night loss to […]

 

NFL Sunday Football Open Thread: Bucs at the #Panthers

Posted by: ST on December 1, 2013 at 1:06 pm » 3 Comments

The Bucs (3-8) and the Panthers (8-3) are meeting up today here at home in their second match-up of the season. The Panthers won the first one and look to sweep while at the same time making it 8 wins in a row while the Bucs are looking to extend their win streak to 4 […]