They [Wataugans who carried the county for Obama] are known as carpet baggers not the smart people. They are aliens. (comment thread)
This area of the country, with the exception of the outsiders at the University, is rock solid conservative. (comment thread)
Love the outsiders line about the university - they are, and they are nuts. I am sick and tired of "outsiders" trying to take over Watauga County. "They" are not welcome here. (same as above)
Jeez, guys. Turning on the charm this way is likely to reverse that Democratic tide and sweep in your next team of university-haters!