Monday, December 10, 2012

Party switch!!!

Mississippi Republican Party just issued a press release stating a politician is going to switch parties:

JACKSON- Tomorrow, Gov. Phil Bryant, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, Speaker Philip Gunn, Mississippi Republican Party Chairman Joe Nosef and other elected officials will welcome a member of the House of Representatives who will be switching from the Democratic Party to the Republican Party.

This will give the Republicans 65 members in the House of Representatives.

What: Member of the House of Representatives will be switching to the Republican Party
When: Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Where: Mississippi State Capitol, 2nd Floor


Anonymous said...

Madison Bobby Moak and McCoy's one-term waterboy BJ have already begun to tune up the Yellerdog violins. After the announcement they'll be playing a selection written in B-Whiner.

Anonymous said...

Coast or North Mississippi? My money is on Patterson or Steverson. They vote the most like Republicans.

Anonymous said...

Well, well, well. Looks like the Mike Chaney Healthcare Exchange won't be as independent of influence from the Federales as ol' Mikey would have Mississippians believe.

[Cue up some more of those Supertalk commercials Mike. Steve has your back.]

Anonymous said...

Jason White votes way more conservative than Patterson or Steverson. My money is on White!!!

Anonymous said...

As a matter of fact, White votes more conservative than a lot of Republicans.

Anonymous said...

Well they always say that the rats are the first to leave a sinking ship.

Anonymous said...

White will be announced tomorrow...welcome to the BIG SHOW Jason!

Anonymous said...

So this is what excites y'all? Some hick-town state legislator, probably a back-bencher type, in the Mississippi state house decides to announce he/she is changing to another party and it just sends you to stages of ecstasy? Damn, I guess it would at least take the person announcing they plan on introducing legislation to eliminate the PERS slurp pension or eliminate elected school supes or take-over the Jackson City government with an appointed administrator such as a CPA or something for me to get half-way excited today...

Anonymous said...

@3:22, I think White did introduce some legislation on slurp.

Mississippi Donkeycratic Trust said...

MEMO TO LBC Members in the Mississippi House

Your backing of Moak to be the Chief Braying Donkey in the House is an unmitigated disaster.

Step up and lead.

Anonymous said...

@3:22, if it means the further decay of the Democrat Party and its continued descent into greater irrelevance in this state, then yes.

You don't understand this because it's not the "leg tingling" excitement that you get from standing in your Bellhaven or Fondren driveway getting a chubby as you look at the Obama stickers on your Prius. This excitement is more along the lines of satisfaction -- satisfaction in knowing that it's a zero-sum game and therefore this one counts as two which means we are one step closer to improving this state and you are two steps further from destroying it.

Anonymous said...

@3:22, @3:30:

White was a co-sponsor on Brad Mayo's bill that addressed SLRP for newly elected members of the Legislature. The bill died in committee.

Recent Comments

Search Jackson Jambalaya

Subscribe to JJ's Youtube channel


Trollfest '09

Trollfest '07 was such a success that Jackson Jambalaya will once again host Trollfest '09. Catch this great event which will leave NE Jackson & Fondren in flames. Othor Cain and his band, The Black Power Structure headline the night while Sonjay Poontang returns for an encore performance. Former Frank Melton bodyguard Marcus Wright makes his premier appearance at Trollfest singing "I'm a Sweet Transvestite" from "The Rocky Horror Picture Show." Kamikaze will sing his new hit, “How I sold out to da Man.” Robbie Bell again performs: “Mamas, don't let your babies grow up to be Bells” and “Any friend of Ed Peters is a friend of mine”. After the show, Ms. Bell will autograph copies of her mug shot photos. In a salute to “Dancing with the Stars”, Ms. Bell and Hinds County District Attorney Robert Smith will dance the Wango Tango.

Wrestling returns, except this time it will be a Battle Royal with Othor Cain, Ben Allen, Kim Wade, Haley Fisackerly, Alan Lange, and “Big Cat” Donna Ladd all in the ring at the same time. The Battle Royal will be in a steel cage, no time limit, no referee, and the losers must leave town. Marshand Crisler will be the honorary referee (as it gives him a title without actually having to do anything).

Meet KIM Waaaaaade at the Entergy Tent. For five pesos, Kim will sell you a chance to win a deed to a crack house on Ridgeway Street stuffed in the Howard Industries pinata. Don't worry if the pinata is beaten to shreds, as Mr. Wade has Jose, Emmanuel, and Carlos, all illegal immigrants, available as replacements for the it. Upon leaving the Entergy tent, fig leaves will be available in case Entergy literally takes everything you have as part of its Trollfest ticket price adjustment charge.

Donna Ladd of The Jackson Free Press will give several classes on learning how to write. Smearing, writing without factchecking, and reporting only one side of a story will be covered. A donation to pay their taxes will be accepted and she will be signing copies of their former federal tax liens. Ms. Ladd will give a dramatic reading of her two award-winning essays (They received The Jackson Free Press "Best Of" awards.) "Why everything is always about me" and "Why I cover murders better than anyone else in Jackson".

In the spirit of helping those who are less fortunate, Trollfest '09 adopts a cause for which a portion of the proceeds and donations will be donated: Keeping Frank Melton in his home. The “Keep Frank Melton From Being Homeless” booth will sell chances for five dollars to pin the tail on the jackass. John Reeves has graciously volunteered to be the jackass for this honorable excursion into saving Frank's ass. What's an ass between two friends after all? If Mr. Reeves is unable to um, perform, Speaker Billy McCoy has also volunteered as when the word “jackass” was mentioned he immediately ran as fast as he could to sign up.

In order to help clean up the legal profession, Adam Kilgore of the Mississippi Bar will be giving away free, round-trip plane tickets to the North Pole where they keep their bar complaint forms (which are NOT available online). If you don't want to go to the North Pole, you can enjoy Brant Brantley's (of the Mississippi Commission on Judicial Performance) free guided tours of the quicksand field over by High Street where all complaints against judges disappear. If for some reason you are unable to control yourself, never fear; Judge Houston Patton will operate his jail where no lawyers are needed or allowed as you just sit there for minutes... hours.... months...years until he decides he is tired of you sitting in his jail. Do not think Judge Patton is a bad judge however as he plans to serve free Mad Dog 20/20 to all inmates.

Trollfest '09 is a pet-friendly event as well. Feel free to bring your dog with you and do not worry if your pet gets hungry, as employees of the Jackson Zoo will be on hand to provide some of their animals as food when it gets to be feeding time for your little loved one.

Relax at the Fox News Tent. Since there are only three blonde reporters in Jackson (being blonde is a requirement for working at Fox News), Megan and Kathryn from WAPT and Wendy from WLBT will be on loan to Fox. To gain admittance to the VIP section, bring either your Republican Party ID card or a Rebel Flag. Bringing both and a torn-up Obama yard sign will entitle you to free drinks served by Megan, Wendy, and Kathryn. Get your tickets now. Since this is an event for trolls, no ID is required. Just bring the hate. Bring the family, Trollfest '09 is for EVERYONE!!!

This is definitely a Beaver production.

Note: Security provided by INS.

Trollfest '07

Jackson Jambalaya is the home of Trollfest '07. Catch this great event which promises to leave NE Jackson & Fondren in flames. Sonjay Poontang and his band headline the night with a special steel cage, no time limit "loser must leave town" bout between Alan Lange and "Big Cat"Donna Ladd following afterwards. Kamikaze will perform his new song F*** Bush, he's still a _____. Did I mention there was no referee? Dr. Heddy Matthias and Lori Gregory will face off in the undercard dueling with dangling participles and other um, devices. Robbie Bell will perform Her two latest songs: My Best Friends are in the Media and Mama's, Don't Let Your Babies Grow up to be George Bell. Sid Salter of The Clarion-Ledger will host "Pin the Tail on the Trial Lawyer", sponsored by State Farm.

There will be a hugging booth where in exchange for your young son, Frank Melton will give you a loooong hug. Trollfest will have a dunking booth where Muhammed the terrorist will curse you to Allah as you try to hit a target that will drop him into a vat of pig grease. However, in the true spirit of Separate But Equal, Don Imus and someone from NE Jackson will also sit in the dunking booth for an equal amount of time. Tom Head will give a reading for two hours on why he can't figure out who the hell he is. Cliff Cargill will give lessons with his .80 caliber desert eagle, using Frank Melton photos as targets. Tackleberry will be on hand for an autograph session. KIM Waaaaaade will be passing out free titles and deeds to crackhouses formerly owned by The Wood Street Players.

If you get tired come relax at the Fox News Tent. To gain admittance to the VIP section, bring either your Republican Party ID card or a Rebel Flag. Bringing both will entitle you to free drinks.Get your tickets now. Since this is an event for trolls, no ID is required, just bring the hate. Bring the family, Trollfest '07 is for EVERYONE!!!

This is definitely a Beaver production.

Note: Security provided by INS