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Opinion

After Vegas, 59 More Notches for Congress

By: Jim Longworth Jr. I suppose somewhere in the sick mind of Stephen Paddock, he fancied himself a western gunslinger. But a gunslinger of the Old West had to cock the hammer on his six-shooter ...
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Woods of Terror owner is two-faced

By: Jim Longworth Eddie McLaurin is two-faced—literally. Just spend an evening at his haunted attraction Woods of Terror and you’ll see what I mean. He patrols the haunts in a costume of his own creation. ...
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Alienation of affection law must go

In her new book “What Happened”, Hillary Clinton blames a variety of people for her loss to Donald Trump.  She blames Trump, saying he is sexist. She blames James Comey and the FBI.  She blames ...
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Old enough to serve

By: Jim Longworth I never knew Richard Dobbs Spaight personally, but I bet he resented George Mason. In 1787, Spaight, a native of New Bern, was one of North Carolina’s delegates to the Constitutional Convention ...
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# 43 is 80! Happy Birthday to The King

Longworth at large for July 19, 2017 I know this sounds silly, but I’ve come to believe that Richard Petty is the real life Peter Pan. Throughout his career, Richard flew around tracks with ease.  ...