Category Archives: South Carolina politics

Haven’t seen this in my local rag yet!!!

Y’know, it’s not easy being from South Carolina.  It seems as if every time there’s a mention of The Palmetto State in the national media, it’s because of garden-variety rank stupidity… or drunk-driving fatalities… or domestic violence… or underfunded public … Continue reading

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My parents voted for this moron.

Fortunately for me, I live in a different district. Last Friday at the South Carolina Republican Party gathering in Greenville, SC, US Rep. Tim Scott (R-SC) said something on federal government subsidies to the oil companies that didn’t make a … Continue reading

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Yes… these are my fellow South Carolinians.

On Monday, 18 April 2011, I happened to be in South Carolina’s capitol city of Columbia and had heard that one of my favorite nutjobs, US Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-MN) would be headlining the Teabaggers’ annual anti-taxes event with SC … Continue reading

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Torpedoing the tax cut compromise one asshole at a time!

When I heard the discouraging words regarding the tax cut compromise struck between President Barack Obama and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) the other day, I retooled the old Blessed Sacrament School fire drill routine of stop-drop-and-roll to pause-breathe-and-read and … Continue reading

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Way to go, Joe 2.0

This morning on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal, Joe “You lie!” Wilson (R-SC) was at it again… this time picking on the sissies: Uh-huh… Hugh must be spinning in his grave over his son’s lack of manners.

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“Nuthin’ could be finer…”

UPDATED BELOW:  16 September 2010 Courtesy of fitsnews.com, yet another fine example of South Carolina’s elected leadership showing its true colors… as it were. This time it’s my home county of Charleston’s state senator Glenn McConnell. Guess which one McConnell … Continue reading

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Caution: the following segment may instigate a severe bout of nausea.

Today, on FOX and Friends, Nikki Haley had what might be the softest of softball interviews: Gross… It’s always amazed me that the fools that vote for nitwits like Haley and her ilk never seem to notice that this smug … Continue reading

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