They’re conservative. They’re angry. And they’re coming to a computer near you.
If you’re a fan of local politics but finding yourself at a loss for interesting corners of the Web to visit, consider a trip over to the just-launched Carolina Stompers.
Stitched together by a group of veteran politcal activists, the site is determined to draw a line in the Carolina clay between real Republicans and RINOs (“Republicans in Name Only”). How determined? Consider a slogan running across the top of the page: “True Republicans stomping liberals and RINOs for our children’s future.”
Early posts at Carolina Stompers include a video narrated by Stompers founder Chad Nesbitt with some tough talk about drug addiction (chilling!), as well as scenes from earlier protests against zoning in Buncombe County. Today’s “breaking news” on the site: a purported Libertarian takeover of the Buncombe County GOP. That’s enough to make some Republicans stomping mad …
— Kent Priestley, staff writer