Tag Archives: UNC

Highlights from Gov McCrory’s NC budget

Why We Worry / Raleigh-Durham Bureau Governor Pat McCrory (R—NC) released his first budget proposal this morning, outlining spending recommendations for 2014 and 2015. Left-leaning North Carolinians braced themselves for the announcement, fearful of the influence of McCrory’s budget director, the ultra-conservative Art Pope. The good news is the news isn’t all bad. The budget calls […]

University of National Champions

Go local sports team! Go!

All blogging is suspended pending the outcome of tonight’s basketball game involving my local college team (hint: I don’t live in Michigan). Actually, scratch that… I may liveblog the game… mwhahaha! Rest assured, semi serious blogging shall return. I’m crafting another post about the financial crisis that you can look forward to reading. On a […]

Don't smear your face paint

You can get detailed stats and video of the game at ESPN, and check out a great photo gallery at the News & Observer.

Why UNC lost to Wake Forest

  On Sunday night, Carolina lost their second game of the season to Wake Forest by a score of 89-92. Carolina is tied for last place in the ACC with Georgia Tech with zero wins and two losses. Statistically, it’s easy to see why UNC lost this game. They shot a pathetic 35% to Wake’s […]

The Tar Heels lost

“I felt a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced. I fear something terrible has happened.” — Obi-Wan Kenobi The photo accompanying this post wasn’t really appropriate when I used it for my first March Madness post, but it sure is now. When […]

Monday Blogging – 3/17/08

10:30am I was out of town all weekend at the ACC men’s bball tournament (Go Heels!), so, unfortunately I don’t have a prepared post for today. I will update this post as often as I can with news and my commentary. 11:20am The huge investment bank Bear Stearns agreed to sell themselves to J.P. Morgan […]