Animal Rights Is A Dirty Business

Not NC related, but I can’t stand the HSUS or any other radical animal rights hippies. VIENNA, Va., Dec. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Feld Entertainment, Inc., the producer of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey� Circus, announced today that the company has reached a legal settlement with the American Society for the Prevention […]

Local Stories

The ferry MV Frisco ran aground in Hatteras Inlet Wednesday due to high winds and rough seas. She got free about four hours later with no injuries. Some democrats in Raleigh are calling for gun control, and some republicans agree, of course. Some info and a video on the Frisco spaceship. Snake control. Huffington Posts […]

5 Worst Shooting Rampages

According to this Frontpagemag article by Daniel Greenfield, of the 5 worst shooting rampages, none were commited by an American and only one happened here. “The worst shooting rampage was carried out by Anders Breivik in a country with some of the toughest gun control laws in the world.” “Of the 5 worst massacres, two […]

Cultural Secession

Via Orthosphere Daniel Greenfield has an interesting piece on separating yourself and your family from the liberal culture and why its a winning political strategy. “The progressives have few children of their own. Your children are their children. If they can corrupt your children, then they have a future. If they cannot, then they will […]

Turtle Island Permit Dispute

Even hippies aren’t exempt from the need to control every aspect of people’s personal lives. Via Plott Hound: High Country Press: Eustace Conway is perplexed, astounded and outraged at recent events leading to the closure of Turtle Island Preserve, a 1,000-acre primitive refuge offering educational camps and internships, which he founded 26 years ago in […]

This Month In NC History

From UNC Libraries This Month in NC History: In December, 1870, the current Cape Hatteras Lighthouse was lit for the first time. It shone for 66 years before it was shut down due to erosion and an inability to maintain it. For 14 years the light was dark, then, in 1950, the lighthouse was restored […]

Limp And Ineffectual

Via Carolina Plott hound: From Myrtle beach Online: “RALEIGH, N.C. — A General Assembly committee that Latino advocates feared could set a path for North Carolina to follow other Sun Belt states into a crackdown on illegal immigrants wrapped up a year of meetings Thursday by recommending no new legislative action other than urging Washington […]

There’s No War On Christmas, You’re Just Being Paranoid

A few items from a quick perusal of today’s new. UC Berkeley student gov passes resolution to ban Salvation Army from campus. Rhode Island Governor clarifies that its traditionally called a “Holiday tree”. An ancient tradition that dates back at least to his predecessor. Hawaii Citizens for Separation of State and Church  stop charity concert […]