Tag 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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Geez Louise… what is wrong with these people?

Well, at least life in South Carolina is not without its entertainments.  Check out what passes for fun up yonder in the Pearl of The Pee Dee. I’ve been wondering how much time would pass before this nonsense came to South … Continue reading

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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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It will be like putting the toothpaste back into the tube.

UPDATED BELOW South Carolina Senator Jim “The Kingmaker” DeMint (R) has been making a name for himself among arch conservatives by annointing candidates he deems faithful to extremist conservative orthodoxy.  Big surprise, DeMint’s poster boys are among the Teabaggers. One … Continue reading

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Big Girl Crazy pulls into the Palmetto State.

My head hurts. Sarah Palin comes to Columbia, SC today to endorse SC Rep. Nikki Haley’s (R-Lexington) gubernatorial bid with an appearance today on the steps of the South Carolina Statehouse. Said Haley, the personal pick of both Governor Mark Sanford … Continue reading

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