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Entries from September 2010

A Truly Mind-Blowing Story In Indiana

September 30th, 2010 · 3 Comments

You know what you don’t do when you’re charged in an accidental shooting of your child? This: “Hope you all are having fun!” That’s what Latanya M. Taylor said to the media just before she was ushered into Clark Superior Court Thursday afternoon. -SNIP- Hill appeared to make sarcastic gestures to photographers as he was [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Indiana · Parenting

The BBC At The Green Building

September 30th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Check this out from the BBC’s World Have Your Say: If you’ve never been to The Green Building, you should do your best to check it out.

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Tags: Downtown · Green · Media · Possibility City

It’s Three Hours Later…

September 30th, 2010 · 13 Comments

Take a look at what’s still on A Kentucky Newspaper’s website: It’s tough to believe this is an unintentional error after all the other crap that’s gone down. But still funny.

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Tags: Mayor's Race 2010 · Newspaper · Oops

More On The Latest SurveyUSA Mayoral Poll

September 30th, 2010 · 26 Comments

Everyone is just cold foaming at the mouth about the latest mayoral poll from SurveyUSA. The newest data give Greg Fischer a 48% to 42% lead over Hal Heiner – up from 47% to 45% three weeks prior. And A Kentucky Newspaper, along with the Fischer campaign, is spinning this as tremendous momentum for the [...]

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Tags: Greg Fischer · Mayor's Race 2010 · Oops · Polls · Republican Party

Moxley Endorsed Hal Heiner For Mayor

September 30th, 2010 · 8 Comments

Former Democratic Mayoral Candidate Lisa Moxley, who got fewer votes than the big orange lady, has endorsed Hal Heiner’s candidacy over Greg Fischer. Moxley made this statement earlier this morning in front of Shawnee High School: “I am supporting Hal Heiner for Mayor because Louisville needs more than a change in personnel in the mayor’s [...]

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Tags: Democrats · Mayor's Race 2010 · Republican Party

Luallen: Kentucky Has A Sex Offender Problem

September 30th, 2010 · Comments Off

You ready to be absolutely offended at state government? Then you’ll want to read all the details in the latest report from State Auditor Crit Luallen. The audit underscores something that should be common sense: registered sex offender address comparisons can strengthen the monitoring process for child care and out-of-home placement providers. Just wait til [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · State Government · Youth

What? Metro Government Still Sucks At Everything?

September 30th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Want to see a great show at Actors Theatre this Halloween season? Enter to win two tickets to see The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful. [Page One] Louisville’s International Festival of Film is returning. Get all the details. [LEO Weekly] Have you seen this bike counter in various locations around town this summer? [...]

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Tags: Bikes · Contests · Education · Fairness · Festival · Gays · Greg Fischer · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Government · Movies · Oops · Radio · Taxes

Crazy Toll Drama In Vancouver City, Washington

September 29th, 2010 · 5 Comments

You’ve gotta watch this video of a council member in Vancouver City, Washington going crazy over tolls: Insanity. Doesn’t it seem like something that would go down in Louisville? When’s this craziness gonna happen here?

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Tags: Ohio River Bridges · Oops · Video

Win Tickets To See The Mystery of Irma Vep

September 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Giving away tickets to attractions in our own back yard is one of my favorite things to do. So I’d like to do that very thing again. We’ve had great success with previous contests – Dracula and The Kite Runner – both terrific productions at Actors Theatre. The next give-away is for The Mystery of [...]

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Tags: Contests · Possibility City

The JCTA Endorsed Greg Fischer Today

September 29th, 2010 · 8 Comments

And here’s the Fischer camp’s press release all about it: Louisville (September 29, 2010) – Louisville’s teachers today endorsed Greg Fischer for Mayor, saying he has the vision, insight and experience to lead the city and help improve education. “Teachers touch all our lives and are the foundation on which we build our community,” Fischer [...]

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Tags: Education · Greg Fischer · Mayor's Race 2010