Archives for posts with tag: Virginia

Dem Leadership
RRToon: At the moment it seems like Democrats are weak on the national and state level. In the south it’s really bad. Virginia seems to be a bright spot. S.C. does not empress me that much and in Alabama is there still a democratic party? The other bright spot is that people are talking a stand voicing their opinions, that’s where the real leadership is coming from right now.

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Reluctant Warrior Shut up Blago

 

sketches6So long, Hurricane Arthur: Hey, we hardly knew ye. The storm that threatened the Fourth of July holiday weekend ruined the holiday for some on the East Coast, but overall, it will become one of those forgotten storms, which is a good thing, right?

Beach Bears?: According to a recent story in The Virginian-Pilot, bears have been sighted a lot lately in the Virginia
Beach area. This, of course, is unusual for the area. Maybe they heard about the beach and decided to check it out.

Dogs should not be allowed to drive:
A 60-year-old man was arrested for
intoxication and for leaving his dog in a hot car in Oconee County, Ga. According to the man, his dog drove him to the store to get some corn. The corn part is believable, but the dog driving? That’s a stretch.

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Gators and biscuits: An alligator was spotted at a Hardees parking lot a few weeks ago in Charleston, S.C. He was captured and relocated. Maybe he was there to grab a cup of coffee and a ham biscuit special. In the South, having breakfast at Hardees is a big deal.

Tea takeover:
Gov. Terry McAuliffe says that the Tea Party
has taken over the General Assembly, passing a budget that does not allow Medicaid expansion that would have benefited more than 400,000 Virginians.

Tea Party clobbered:
S.C. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R) won the primary election last week, beating six Tea Party candidates and using President Obama as a punching bag. Overall results? More of the same.

Eric Cantor defeated