2009 Can Just Suck It, Right? Amiright?

Kinda puzzled that the Extreme Park warranted an entire editorial. But I guess defending Jerry Abramson one last time this year was a necessity. [C-J]

Here’s part two of the interview with Ambassador Matthew Barzun. [The Local]

The year is over. So what the heck happened with Metro Council? [Phillip Bailey]

Councilcritter Kelly Downard wants a refund from the Kentucky League of Cities. Naturally, Jerry Abramson nor David Tandy support the request for a refund. Jerry says it’s an “insignificant amount of money” ($40K) that it doesn’t matter. Kudos to Downard. Get our tax dollars back from Sylvia Lovely’s mess. [C-J]

An update on the tragic fire at the home of former Ambassador Cathy Bailey on Christmas. Aerial slideshow and such. [WHAS11]

The Sixth Annual Not Good For Nothing Quiz is upon us! [LEO Weekly]

Marty Meyer is officially filing to run for the 38th District State Senate seat against Dan Seum. Why do candidates try to make the act of filing for office a big deal when they’re already running? [Press Release]

In case you’ve got some time to waste – and you know you do today – check out these mountaintop removal documentaries. All the video is online and available for free. [Page One]