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Charlotte Douglas International Airport's %$@#! Cell Phone Lot!

The holiday travel season will soon be upon us. Family and friends will be on their way to the Carolinas and looking forward to visiting you and the Queen City, so why are you stressing?The airport you say? The Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CDIA)? Really?Ahhh, yes its a nightmare all right. Show More Summary

50 Worst Places To Live Gastonia ???

On a list of the 50 worst American Cities to live, Detroit, Memphis and Baltimore come to mind, but Gastonia? Sadly at number 45 sits Gastonia our gateway to Charlotte. 45. Gastonia, North Carolina > Population: 74,551 > Median home value: $134,300 > Poverty rate: 19.7% > Pct. Show More Summary

Nonsense Idiot Tweets Fake News and Calls For Slaughter of CMPD Officers

A local dip shit using the Twitter handle of @hankrango sent this tweet to CMPD this morning. Apparently Rango was upset after reading a fake news story about a transgender woman being tased by CMPD officers. In the tweet Rango says it time for a pig slaughter. Show More Summary

Crystal Eschert To Receive Attorneys Fees and Interest City Heads Spinning

Fired Charlotte Fire employee added one more exclamation point to her victory against Charlotte Fire and the City of Charlotte. The City will now pay interest and attorney's fees. Just Wow!

Bangor Maine Letter To The Editor Confederates Tried To Save Nation

Mrs. Cedar's family is from Maine and I'm often surprised to find that they have a real outside looking in perspective on the rest of the nation. Letter To Bangor Daily News: John M. Crisp, a Tribune News Service columnist, calls President Donald Trump disingenuous in an Aug. Show More Summary

Cedar's Take On Racist America

Much of my childhood was in the company of black people who I never gave a second thought to the color of their skin, their status or my white privilege. They worked on family farms, cleaned my parent's homes watched after young siblings, cooked our meals, even rode in my car often when I was in high school. Show More Summary

Charlottesville Madness or Act of Domestic Terrorism?

As repugnant as I find white supremacists it is clear their right of free speech was violated in Charlottesville. Confrontation, call it counter protests if you like, by #BLM and #Antifa was allowed unchecked by woefully unprepared members...Show More Summary

Charlottesville Durham What's Next? Charlotte?

Just wow, beyond the media spin here's some crazy stuff going on in Charlotte with shades of Charlottesville and Durham. First up an Ad in creative loafing, a similer post has been appearing on Craig's list. Over at Lowes and Home Depot a fresh supply of Tiki Torches. Show More Summary

Sergio Garcia at TPC Piper Glen Post PGA Championship

Much commotion in the Cedar back yard today. Monday's are normally pretty quiet with the club closed and the course seeing limited play via only walking singles and corporate events. So it was surprising to find the Masters Tournament Champion Sergio Garcia, photographers and a video crew standing the middle on the No. Show More Summary

Muslims Just Different From The Rest Of Us Courts Apparently Agree

A Chicago woman accused of throwing her infant daughter to her death from an eighth-floor window has been sentenced to probation.? Baby Killer Mubashra Uddin The Chicago Tribune reports that 20-year-old Mubashra Uddin on Thursday pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and a Cook County judge sentenced her to four years of probation. Show More Summary

The Americans Are Coming

In the politically correct world of liberals identifying as an American can earn you a lot of grief. My cousin a liberal nutbird who moved to California from West Virginia decades ago is happy to remind you that calling yourself an American...Show More Summary

City of Charlotte and Charlotte Fire Doubles Down After Crystal Eschert Victory

Having lost in dramatic fashion during their Federal Court appearance Charlotte City Attorneis continued their game of Russian Roulett by doubling down on the million dollar verdict awarded to fired CFD whistle blower Crystal Eschert. Going...Show More Summary

Zachary Finch Charlotte's 43rd Homicide Victim

The mantra of CMPD is always the same "Not an act of random violence". And the case of Zachary Finch received the same treatment in the hours that followed. Except that in this case CMPD admitted, that it could have happened to anyone. Show More Summary

Meck County Liberals Open Pandora's Box With Ramadan Proclamation

Islam, the culture and religion that embraces extreme violence against non-believers took center stage during Tuesday's Mecklenburg County Commission meeting, when Mecklenburg Commissioner Trevor Fuller proposed the proclamation to recognize the month of Ramadan from May 26 to June 24. Show More Summary

Cedar's Take On Racism

The national news media, always quick to highlight racism has jumped all over the latest "noose" discovery, while African American leaders repeat the same tired slogans over and over once again. The racism that we should be concerned...Show More Summary

LaWana Mayfield Has A Nutty Over White Privilege

Charlotte City Council Member LaWanna Mayfield, that "Nut-Bird" who often rivals County Commissioner Vilma Leak with her off topic or nonsensical comments took to Facebook in a rant about "White Privilege"Mayfield - Just getting home...Show More Summary

More parking? Less parking? The debate continues.

Tobe Holmes of University City Partners describes changes coming to the UNC Charlotte part of the city when a light rail extension opens early in 2018. In the background is a new parking deck with retail on the ground floor, built by the Charlotte Area Transit System. Show More Summary

In Case You Missed It: Liberty Planet's Take On ReWriting History

Over 100 years after it was constructed, the City of New Orleans removed a monument to the president of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis. This move came almost two years after the local government made a decision to remove a total of four commemorative monuments located throughout the town. Show More Summary

Claire Fallon Calls For Chief Chief Hannan To Be Fired Again

From The Local Paper Letters To The Editor: I warned city not to fight Crystal Eschert In response to “Jury awards fired city worker $1.5 million” (May 12) and related articles: The writer is an at-large member of the Charlotte City Council. Show More Summary

Crystal Eschert v City of Charlotte Trial Ends As Expected

In an embarrassing verdict for the city of Charlotte, a jury Thursday found the Fire Department retaliated against former fire investigator Crystal Eschert for raising questions about the safety of construction work at a new office building, awarding her 1.5 million in damages.

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