All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘South Carolina’

Nikki Haley ‘Hate Speech’ Statement Supported by New Dylann Roof Website Discovery?

Nikki Haley, Governor of South Carolina, has called for Dylann Roof to be given the death penalty. The 21-year-old Roof allegedly shot and killed nine people in Emanuel AME Church in Charleston last week, throwing fuel on already heated nationwide discussions about race. “This is an absolute hate crime,” Governor Nikki Haley said on the Today show. “And when I’ve …

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Did Opponent of SC Gov. Nikki Haley Call Her a Whore?

Politics in South Carolina can be highly entertaining at times, and this past weekend was no exception. Nikki Haley, the current SC governor, is running against Vincent Sheheen, a democrat, to keep her job. During a political event in Florence, SC on Friday, Sheheen accidentally called his opponent a “whore.” “We are going to escort whore out the door,” Sheheen …

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5 Kids Found Dead: South Carolina Father Charged With Murder

Timothy Jones Jr., a South Carolina Father, is facing murder charges for allegedly killing his five young children. The Associated Press reported that he wrapped their bodies in garbage bags, then drove 400 miles into Wilcox County, Alabama to dump them. Yesterday, Jones lead investigators to that site, so they could transport them back to Lexington, South Carolina. “I made …

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Lindsey Graham Wins South Carolina Primary

In shocking news last night, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost in the Virginia primary to dark-horse Tea Party candidate and political newcomer, David Brat. This defeat for the Republicans follows disappointing news from the Mississippi primaries last week, in which incumbent Thad Cochran was forced into a runoff with challenger Chris McDaniel. Fortunately for the Republicans, they were able …

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Breastfeeding Overdose: Woman Guilty of Homicide

In a tragic case of malicious neglect to a newborn child, the Associated Press tells us of a 39-year-old woman from South Carolina has been recently sentenced to 20 years of prison for killing her 6-week-old daughter by way of breastfeeding. Stephanie Greene continued to receive morphine prescriptions while pregnant and breast feeding by concealing her pregnancy from her doctors. …

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Carry a Gun? If So, a Bar Owner in SC Thinks You’re a ‘Douchebag’

A bar owner in Clemson, South Carolina has received a lot of negative attention after telling gun owners that he doesn’t want concealed weapons in his bar. That might sound reasonable enough, but the owner of Backstreets Pub & Grill, who has identified himself only as “Pete,” used rather colorful language in telling these folks that he doesn’t want them …

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Jadeveon Clowney Declaring For The 2014 NFL Draft

Not long after the South Carolina Gamecocks beat the Wisconsin Badgers 34 – 24 in the Capitol One Bowl on Wednesday, South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney declared for the 2014 NFL Draft. In an ESPN postgame interview Clowney was asked by reporter Tom Luginbill if he had NFL plans and the South Carolina defensive end simply replied, “Yes, sir.” Of course …

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Nikki Haley: Governor and Bad Mother-Shut-Yo-Mouth

On Wednesday, Governor Nikki Haley of South Carolina gave the people of her state reason to think twice about crossing her. After Haley was presented with an honorary 4th degree black belt by Donna Smith from the state’s largest tae kwon do tournament, she broke a board with an open-handed punch. She even posted about it on her Facebook page. …

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Jadeveon Clowney is Caught Speeding 110 MPH

Anyone who has watched any South Carolina football this season knows that defensive end Jadeveon Clowney is fast. The 6’6″ junior weighs in at 274 pounds and runs a 4.46 in the 40-yard dash. In addition to being lightning fast on the field, we’ve discovered that Clowney is a little too fast off the field. One of the top prospects …

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Capital One Bowl: Gamecocks Will Face the Badgers

With the college bowl schedule released yesterday, the South Carolina Gamecocks found out that they are headed to Orlando to face the Wisconsin Badgers in the Capital One Bowl. The Capital One Bowl is the best non-BCS bowl and will be played at 1 p.m. on New Year’s Day. South Carolina comes in at #9 in the BCS standings and …

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Nelson Mandela: Sheriff’s Department in SC Refuses to Lower Flag

Nelson Mandela’s death last week seemed to unify people around the world as leaders from many nations mourned the great man’s passing. Even on Facebook, there are still posts popping up in the asking people to take a moment to remember the former South African president. President Obama issued an executive order to fly flags at half-staff, something that doesn’t …

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Amtrak Derailment: Train Goes Off Track in South Carolina

This week of Thanksgiving 2013, many commuters will turn to public transportation to travel home to see their loved ones — one more time before the holiday season. With the upcoming wintry storms hitting various parts of the United States, many people may be seeking transportation alternatives more and more. Unfortunately, one incident involving public transportation made a turn for …

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