North Carolina

Texas Lt. Gov. To Introduce Transgender ‘Bathroom Bill’ – Learns Nothing From NC (TWEET/VIDEO)

Texas Lt. Gov. To Introduce Transgender ‘Bathroom Bill’ – Learns Nothing From NC (TWEET/VIDEO)

Does this idiot not watch the news? The blatantly transphobic Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick is going to introduce a “bathroom bill” similar to North Carolina’s HB2 law. Texas will not give in to President Obama's attacks on our values pic.twitter.com/JAcZaxtxxn — Dan Patrick (@DanPatrick) May 17, 2016 Basically, North Carolina’s HB2 forces transgender people […]

North Carolina’s Bathroom Bill Repeal Promise Broken (TWEETS/VIDEO)

North Carolina’s Bathroom Bill Repeal Promise Broken (TWEETS/VIDEO)

North Carolina is keeping HB2, the controversial “bathroom bill,” in place. For now. The bill has resulted in a lot of negative attention for the state, and many even credit it for losing incumbent governor, Pat McCrory, to Roy Cooper. According to the Washington Post:  “…Many rural, low-propensity voters who came out for President-Elect Donald Trump […]

NC Lawmakers Might FINALLY Repeal The Discriminatory Bathroom Bill (VIDEO)

NC Lawmakers Might FINALLY Repeal The Discriminatory Bathroom Bill (VIDEO)

Now that North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory lost his reelection campaign, the incoming Governor Roy Cooper has promised to get rid of the now infamous HB2, otherwise known as the “bathroom bill.” The lawmakers in the state are having a special meeting today to consider repealing it. This ridiculous law forces transgender people to use the […]

New Governor Promises North Carolina Will Repeal The Disastrous ‘Bathroom Bill’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

New Governor Promises North Carolina Will Repeal The Disastrous ‘Bathroom Bill’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

On Monday, the Charlotte City Council voted unanimously to invalidate the LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance that helped pave the way for North Carolina’s controversial “bathroom bill.” This bill – known formally as House Bill 2 (HB2) – required transgender people to use bathrooms that correspond to the sex listed on their birth certificate. It also reversed local […]

NC Legislature Strips Governor’s Powers Before New Dem Takes Office (VIDEO, TWEETS)

NC Legislature Strips Governor’s Powers Before New Dem Takes Office (VIDEO, TWEETS)

There’s a special kind of turf war going on in North Carolina these days. Just ten days ago, incumbent Republican Governor Pat McCrory conceded the gubernatorial election to Democrat Roy Cooper—four weeks after the election, after requesting a recount and alleging fraud. The NC legislature is filled with unhappy campers. Surprise Special Session of NC Legislature […]

Get Your Rotten Fruit Ready – The KKK Parades Are Coming! (TWEET/VIDEO)

Get Your Rotten Fruit Ready – The KKK Parades Are Coming! (TWEET/VIDEO)

Ku Klux Klan (KKK) members drove through the town of Roxboro, North Carolina, to celebrate President-elect Donald Trump’s victory. The police and town officials are holding a press conference on Monday to address this. Their parade was moved at the last minute. They were supposed to be in Pelham, but they changed it to Roxboro […]

NC Residents Rejoice As Pat McCrory Gives Up His Position As Public Bathroom Monitor

NC Residents Rejoice As Pat McCrory Gives Up His Position As Public Bathroom Monitor

Former North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory’s days of [metaphorically] peeking over public toilet partitions are over. Today, nearly a month after he lost the election, the notorious homophobe finally conceded. McCrory is the genius behind North Carolina’s famous “bathroom bill” HB2. The bill stated that transgender persons must use the public restroom that corresponds with […]

Federal Court Orders Special Election For NC Legislature To Fix ‘Injury’ Of Illegal Map (TWEET)

Federal Court Orders Special Election For NC Legislature To Fix ‘Injury’ Of Illegal Map (TWEET)

It’s been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week for the North Carolina Republican Party. On Monday, the State Board of Elections ordered the rejection of all county-level challenges to voter eligibility, cutting the legs out from Republican Governor Pat McCrory’s claim that he lost the gubernatorial election to Roy Cooper because of voter […]

Roy Cooper Wins NC Governor’s Race, ‘Game Over’ For Pat McCrory’s Attempt To Steal Election (TWEETS)

Roy Cooper Wins NC Governor’s Race, ‘Game Over’ For Pat McCrory’s Attempt To Steal Election (TWEETS)

One of the few bright spots for the Democrats on Election Night came from my state of North Carolina. Specifically, the governor’s race. Democratic state attorney general Roy Cooper nosed out Republican incumbent Pat McCrory, but the margin appeared large enough that Cooper claimed victory. McCrory, however, refused to concede, and claimed Cooper had only won […]

WTF? Muslim Kindergarten Student Says He Was Targeted By His Own Teacher (VIDEO)

WTF? Muslim Kindergarten Student Says He Was Targeted By His Own Teacher (VIDEO)

Since Donald Trump’s upset victory, we’ve seen a disturbing spike in hate crimes and discrimination against minority groups. But one case in my hometown of Charlotte may be the most outrageous case yet, or at the very least in the top ten. A Muslim-American kindergarten student says that he was bullied and harassed by the […]

North Carolina GOP Governor Pat McCrory Is Trying To Steal An Election He Didn’t Win (VIDEOS, TWEET)

North Carolina GOP Governor Pat McCrory Is Trying To Steal An Election He Didn’t Win (VIDEOS, TWEET)

One of the bright spots on Election Night came in my state of North Carolina. Like most reality-based North Carolinians, I was crying tears of joy when Hillary Clinton took what seemed to be a solid lead with more than half the vote in. It looked like Hillary was repeating Barack Obama’s path to victory […]

Clowns To Rally Against KKK – Keep With Historic A** Kicking Tradition (VIDEO)

It’s been a strange year, 2016. First, stories started popping up about “killer clowns” terrorizing neighborhoods, and then Donald Trump won the presidential election — speaking of scary clowns. Trump’s win has sparked concerns about increased acts of racism, and those concerns appear to be valid. In fact, the Ku Klux Klan is planning a North […]

KKK Group In North Carolina Plans A Trump Victory March (IMAGE)

KKK Group In North Carolina Plans A Trump Victory March (IMAGE)

Don’t blame me, I voted for Clinton. I have a feeling we’re going to be hearing that a lot. Of course, you won’t hear it from the neo-Nazis who are all too happy to see a Trump victory. And North Carolinians now have this to look forward to: a KKK group marching in triumph in […]

‘I’m Financially Brave’ — Trump Compares Himself To Medal Of Honor Recipients (VIDEO)

‘I’m Financially Brave’ — Trump Compares Himself To Medal Of Honor Recipients (VIDEO)

They say that when a man insists on owning a sleek, fast, powerful car, it’s because he’s trying to make up for what he lacks in another area. I don’t know what Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump drives these days, but I think he’s got a little inferiority complex going about another issue. Trump gave a speech […]

Even Fox News Admits Donald Trump Is Losing A State He Can’t Afford To Lose

Even Fox News Admits Donald Trump Is Losing A State He Can’t Afford To Lose

All indications are that this weekend’s dustup over Hillary Clinton’s emails has merely changed Donald Trump’s route to 270 electoral votes from all but impossible to very long. As I write this on Tuesday night, FiveThirtyEight has pegged Hillary’s chances at winning the Electoral College at 71 percent. Well, on Tuesday afternoon, we got a very […]

Will Ferrell Thinks Clinton Is Nasty Woman, So He’s Shouting It Loud (VIDEO)

Will Ferrell Thinks Clinton Is Nasty Woman, So He’s Shouting It Loud (VIDEO)

Will Ferrell is supporting Hillary Clinton by sporting a “Nasty Woman” T-shirt. The “Nasty Woman” phrase has become something akin to a slogan. It is a reference when Donald Trump called Clinton a “nasty woman” during the third presidential debate. Ferrell is one of the several celebrities who openly support Clinton, including Lena Dunham, Amy […]

Bill Clinton: When Trump Says ‘Make America Great Again,’ He’s Blowing A Dog Whistle (TWEET)

Bill Clinton: When Trump Says ‘Make America Great Again,’ He’s Blowing A Dog Whistle (TWEET)

Donald Trump has spent most of the campaign blowing dog whistles to his supporters. For instance, he’s gone as far as to claim that Hillary Clinton is in cahoots with “international banks”–a “polite” term for “Jews.” Well, Bill Clinton told a crowd in North Carolina that Trump’s campaign slogan may be the biggest dog whistle of […]

Elizabeth Warren Gets NASTY, Unloads On Trump With Huge Warning About Women (TWEET/VIDEO)

Elizabeth Warren Gets NASTY, Unloads On Trump With Huge Warning About Women (TWEET/VIDEO)

Today in New Hampshire, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton campaigned with Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) for the very first time, and the two of them went to town on Clinton’s rival, Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump. Just when Trump started performing as what some mainstream outlets called ‘decently’ during the third presidential debate, he just […]

We’re Gonna Need A Bigger Stage — #NastyWomen Joining Forces

We’re Gonna Need A Bigger Stage — #NastyWomen Joining Forces

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is rushing to the finish line with the help of First Lady Michelle Obama. Clinton and Mrs. Obama will campaign together for the first time in North Carolina. North Carolina is deemed as a necessary win for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to even have a chance to secure the […]

NC Governor Pat McCrory: My Opponents Should Donate To Hurricane Relief Rather Than Attack Me (VIDEOS)

NC Governor Pat McCrory: My Opponents Should Donate To Hurricane Relief Rather Than Attack Me (VIDEOS)

We in North Carolina have known for some time that Governor Pat McCrory’s moderate image is a sham. After all, he made noises about opposing a monstrous, discriminatory, and potentially unconstitutional “bathroom bill”–only to sign it into law a mere 12 hours after it was introduced in the legislature. Well, we got more evidence of this on Monday. […]

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