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Sunday NFL Football Open Thread: #Panthers at the Vikings

Posted by: ST on October 13, 2013 at 12:59 pm » 4 Comments

If the 1-3 Panthers don’t win this week in their away game against the 1-3 Vikings, I’m thinking about changing the below graphic into a kitten – or maybe a baby panther. Thoughts? Game time is at 1pm ET and it will be broadcast locally on Fox.


#NCPol silly season: AP wonders if mold at #NCGov mansion bathrooms is “toxic”

Posted by: ST on October 13, 2013 at 12:45 pm » 3 Comments

Background: Over the weekend, a minor dust-up erupted when it was reported by left wing partisan media outlets that NC Governor Pat McCrory (R) was “spending $230,000 on renovation” on the 1800-s era estate, including plans to add marble counter tops. At a time when state government is scaling back spending on public assistance programs, […]


Unhinged #NCPOL liberal “#NCGA candidate recruiter” group continues doxing conservatives

Posted by: ST on October 9, 2013 at 8:21 pm » 4 Comments

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Memorial service to be held Weds. for Statesville church bus crash victims

Posted by: ST on October 7, 2013 at 10:38 am » 1 Comment

Via Charlotte’s WSOC-TV: STATESVILLE, N.C. — On Wednesday, a Statesville church will hold a memorial service for anyone who wants to pay respects to six people who died in a bus crash. Members of Front Street Baptist Church were on their way back from a retreat in Tennessee last week when they crashed. A private service […]


Sunday NFL Football Open Thread: #Panthers at Arizona

Posted by: ST on October 6, 2013 at 12:38 pm » 4 Comments

The Arizona Cardinals are at 2-2 and the Panthers are a 1-2, having a bye week last week after their resounding defeat of the hapless Giants the week before. The Panthers, on a road trip, are looking to build on that win after their disappointing back to back losses to start off the season, while […]


Race demagogue AG Holder: #NCGA are racists or something for passing #VoterID

Posted by: ST on September 30, 2013 at 7:46 pm » 3 Comments

… and our GOP Governor Pat McCrory is understandably furious, calling the lawsuit the DOJ is filing politically motivated: WASHINGTON — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory blasted back Monday at U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, who filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Justice Department challenging North Carolina’s tough new elections law. The lawsuit, which was filed Monday afternoon, […]


#NCPOL: DOJ to sue North Carolina over #NCGA-passed #VoterID law

Posted by: ST on September 30, 2013 at 9:32 am » 1 Comment

Not exactly a surprise, considering all the left wing Moral Monday demagoguery over this and other issues here.  Via the AP (hat tip): The Justice Department will sue the state of North Carolina for alleged racial discrimination over tough new voting rules, the latest effort by the Obama administration to fight back against a Supreme Court […]


PHOTO: NC Dem party ad criticizing #NCGA edu funding has … spelling/grammar error

Posted by: ST on September 26, 2013 at 7:58 pm » 3 Comments

NC-18 Senator Chad Barefoot posted this hilarious tweet earlier of an ad North Carolina Democrats put out slamming the state GOP on what the left feels are poor educational priorities. Unfortunately for state Democrats, their ad included some grammar/spelling issues, which Barefoot circled below: #NCDemParty forgot to check for spelling and grammar in new AD […]


#NCPOL: A history lesson for @NationalJournal on #NCGA “political party domination”

Posted by: ST on September 25, 2013 at 10:42 am » 1 Comment

Yesterday, I got wind of yet another hit piece on NC’s GOP-dominated General Assembly (our state legislature) from a national left wing “news” outlet, this time the National Journal.  The cover of the magazine, was intentionally provocative: HIT THE PANIC BUTTON! The cover screams. The state is firmly in the hands of Rethuglicans and NO […]


Sunday NFL Football Open Thread: NY Giants at the Carolina #Panthers

Posted by: ST on September 22, 2013 at 12:54 pm » 3 Comments

The 0-2 Panthers are preparing to take on the 0-2 NY Giants here at home and Panthers coach Ron Rivera increasingly finds himself on the hot seat with what many call his “conservative play calling” – especially in critical 4th and 1 situations. Charlotte Observer sports columnist Scott Fowler writes: Fourth down. Those two words […]