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4:45 am on Wednesday May 1, 2013

Sanford gets Hustler publisher's endorsement as a 'sex pioneer'

"No one has done more to expose the sexual hypocrisy of traditional values in America today", said Hustler publisher Larry Flynt as he took to YouTube to endors former Gov. Mark Sanford for the 1st District Congressional seat.
5:51 am on Monday November 5, 2012

Tomorrow's the day, get your vote on

Flickr User: whiteafrican Update October 5th: It's been a long, long, long election cycle, both nationally and locally but tomorrow is the big day.  No matter what side of the aisle you site on we at TheDigitel ask that you do your duty as an...
7:24 am on Sunday December 18, 2011

Following endorsement, Mitt Romney and Nikki Haley make Charleston appearance

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney is touring the state to be endorsed by Governor Nikki Haley, and on Saturday the pair made an appearance in Charleston.  Many reports abound, but I prefer the video one over at ABC News 4; watch it over here...
4:19 am on Tuesday November 2, 2010

Why and how The Island Packet came up with their endorsements

Flickr user aloshbennett You may recall that I've not been very impressed with the meat of The Island Packet's endorsements. Well, paper editor Jeff Kidd has penned a column about how the paper went about deciding on who to endorse this election...
11:05 am on Sunday October 24, 2010

Island Packet offers a weak endorsement for Joe Wilson

To be clear I don't so much take issue with who The Island Packet has endorsed, but the rather weak logic they've offered up as to why he deserves my and your vote. You can read their piece here, but I'd summarize it as follows with my counters: He'...
6:36 am on Friday October 22, 2010

Charleston Mercury surprises, endorses Vincent Sheheen for governor

Image by Sheheen for GovernorIn a surprise move The Charleston Mercury, the salmon-colored paper known for being so Republican that it actually bleeds into the paper's newsprint, has endorsed Vincent Sheheen over Nikki Haley. They said, in part, "An...
3:06 am on Wednesday January 13, 2010

Mayor Riley to formally endorse Sheheen in race for S.C. governor

According to a statement released by the Associated Press, Charleston Mayor Joe Riley will make a formal endorsement in regards to his support toward state Senator Vincent Sheheen in the race for the Democratic nomination for South Carolina governor...
6:17 am on Sunday November 2, 2008

The Post and Courier endorses McCain with unconvincing logic

The Post and Courier has endorsed John McCain for president. -- All-in-all, I share my disappointment that I had with The State's endorsement, not because of who, but because they fail to mention in any way why either candidate might be better for...
6:07 am on Friday October 31, 2008

The Post and Courier picks Henry Middleton for coroner

The Post and Courier is recommending that folks vote for Henry Middleton in the race for Charleston County Coroner, saying in part: Mr. Middleton's election would help restore greater expertise to the process: "I'd like to see the forensic...
5:59 am on Friday October 31, 2008

The Post and Courier picks Bailey, Miller, Scarborough, Smith, Stavrinakis

The Post and Courier has recommended Smith, Stavrinakis, Scarborough, Miller, and Bailey in the race for S.C. House of Representatives. Hop over to their site for why. The Charleston City Paper, though not making picks in all of those races, did:...