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Posts Tagged ‘South Carolina’

April 15th, 2017 - 12:55 am § in America, Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene

Racist Wings Fly Over South Carolina

Michael Brown and his family, Black Americans,  were asked to leave a Wild Wing Cafe in Charleston, South Carolina after a white customer complained that she felt unsafe near the black family.  The restaurant offered him a free meal By Daily Mail Reporter While not new, this story still rings tru[...]

February 22nd, 2017 - 12:24 am § in The Ave Scene

REMEMBER WHEN NEW BOEING PLANES FIRST FLEW OVER SEATTLE?

Last week, on February 17, before Candidate Trump (2020 election)  held his first rally, President Trump went to celebrate the roll out of Boeing’s 787-10 of the 787 Dreamliner family.  For the first time in Boeing Company history, a new Boeing commercial  airliner was rolled at in North Char[...]

January 5th, 2017 - 11:57 am § in Misc.

South Carolinians: Remove MY flag? Remove YOUR slave memorial!

Nearly 40,000 South Carolinians have signed a petition to remove a slave memorial. While the rest of the US is dealing with the difficult guilt created by Black Lives Matter, my sister and her husband live comfortably in a state where racism still reigns and  where the locals all too easily romant[...]

December 9th, 2016 - 4:33 pm § in Misc.

Anniversary of a funeral. Charleston SC

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November 24th, 2016 - 10:01 am § in America, Repugnants

Is Nikki Haley a Christian?

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley Offers Prayers at Golden Temple South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley and her husband Michael Haley pose at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Nov. 15, 2014. (Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images) Nikki Haley,  Two years ago in Nov. 2014 the avowedly Christian governor pa[...]

October 21st, 2016 - 4:18 am § in Misc.

AFTER TRUMP: A Century and a half after the Civil War, South Carolina remains true to its colors.

  Living in a state where college presidents dress up as Confederate generals and where there is an annual holiday to celebrate the romance of the confederacy, how is this a surprise? The sad thing is the self serving and self satisfied folks who move there, living a fantasy, celebrating when it to[...]

September 16th, 2016 - 8:42 am § in Misc., Repugnants

Why doesn’t Lindsey Graham switch parties or declare as an independent?

  Lindsey Graham: 35 percent of GOP is racist Graham denounced Trump for race-baiting during an appearance on “The Daily Show.” WASHINGTONEXAMINER.COM[...]

September 12th, 2016 - 1:13 pm § in America

REAGAN: A New State of the New Confederacy

New Country Name ‘Reagan’ Douglas MacKinnon is a conservative columnist and former Reagan administration aide and he has written with a new book calling for Southern states to secede. In an interview with Janet Mefferd about his book, “The Secessionist States of America: The Blueprint for Crea[...]