For SC State Senator Mike Fair, It’s All About ‘Gay Sex’

By: Thursday April 10, 2014 6:10 pm

A situation involving South Carolina legislators’ attack on two state colleges over lgbt issues has just gone nationwide.

And it doesn’t bode well for the state.


SC Lawmaker Accuses College Of ‘Recruiting’ Students To Be Gay

By: Tuesday April 8, 2014 3:13 pm

The controversy over South Carolina colleges, gay issues, and the ire of state legislators at colleges for even talking about gays issues show no sign of slowing down.

Are SC Legislators Harming State Universities on Behalf of Anti-Gay Groups?

By: Tuesday April 1, 2014 6:10 pm

In my state of South Carolina, there is a serious controversy brewing with regards to the state legislature “penalizing” two colleges for assigning gay-theme books for students to read.

The ultimate Southern Strategy…never learn

By: Monday October 7, 2013 1:30 am

Hard to believe that South Carolina’s “intellectual” legacies would pass up a chance to kill the American government once and for all.

South Carolina Gay Couple Sues to Overturn Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

By: Tuesday September 3, 2013 12:55 pm

A legally married gay couple in South Carolina has decided to sue the state of South Carolina for its ban on gay marriage.

Honour’s Dishonor: Electoral Hit Man Journeys from SC to MN to Work for Gubernatorial Candidate

By: Sunday May 26, 2013 7:00 am

Today the focus is on another GOP electoral hit man, Push Digital CEO Wesley Donehue of South Carolina. Like Stone, Donehue is known for his scorched-earth style. Unlike Stone, his chief targets are other Republicans. Donehue’s currently working for Scott Honour, a man who wants to be Minnesota’s next governor.

What Mark Sanford’s Victory Says About Modern Politics

By: Wednesday May 8, 2013 7:35 am

There were two reasons to think the election was going to be closer than it was. The first was the only public pollster surveying the race, Public Policy Polling, had Sanford up by only one point but with momentum. Special elections with their unusual turnouts are traditionally very difficult to poll and last night’s was no exception. That is partly why no other pollsters even dared trying to poll the race.

Sanford Holds Single Point Lead Over Colbert Busch

By: Monday May 6, 2013 8:00 am

With the special election for South Carolina’s 1st Congressional district taking place tomorrow the race couldn’t be closer. According to a new PPP poll former Gov. Mark Sanford holds a single point lead over Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch.

Internal Poll Shows Elizabeth Colbert-Busch Leading Mark Sanford

By: Tuesday April 2, 2013 4:35 pm

Elizabeth Colbert-Busch (D), sister of Stephen Colbert, has released an internal poll showing her with a small lead over former Gov. Mark Sanford (R). According to the poll conducted by Lake Research Partners, Colbert Busch is at 47 percent in the special election for South Carolina’s 1st Congressional district, while Sanford is at only 44 percent.

Prop 8, DOMA, and South Carolina Cupcakes

By: Saturday March 30, 2013 9:00 am

This has been a big week in both religious and legal circles. As the US Supreme Court took up Hollingsworth v Perry (the Prop 8 case) and US v Windsor (the DOMA case), the Jewish community began their celebration of Passover and Christians were in the midst of Holy Week preparations for Easter. But outside of the hallowed halls of the Supreme Court, the push for marriage equality continues to move forward. Deep in that liberal hotbed of South Carolina, a famous cupcake bakery is making more news with their icing-covered statements in favor of marriage equality, and the campaign twitter feed of SC-01 Democratic candidate Elizabeth Colbert Busch agrees that “It’s not holy to hate.”

Now *that’s* a sermon.

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