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Entries from November 2010


November 30th, 2010 · 6 Comments

Seriously. CLICK HERE. Creation Museum theme park is coming to Kentucky.

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Tags: Creation Museum · Steve Beshear · Travel

We’re Still Wondering Where Andrew Compton Is

November 30th, 2010 · Comments Off

This sad story about Andrew Compton’s memorial last night has us wondering where his body is: Hundreds gathered in Noblesville tonight to reminisce about a missing Carmel High School graduate believed slain last month. Andrew Compton, 18, disappeared from the Sullivan University campus in Louisville, Ky., on Oct. 28. Police believe Compton was slain by [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Newspaper · Scandal

This Is As Serious As Bridge Tolling, Right?

November 30th, 2010 · 7 Comments

Yup. This is more than a week old. But you should actually see the data on the rise of meth labs in Kentucky. Look at this graph from the Kentucky State Police: CLICK TO ENLARGE There were 111 meth labs found during the month of October. The 2010 statewide total stands at more than 920. [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Police

You Fighting The Green Dragon, For Jesus, Maybe?

November 30th, 2010 · 6 Comments

Will our state legislators end abuse of the elderly and vulnerable? Will Democrats be able to work with Republicans? Here’s hoping. [Page One] On December 9, anti-mountaintop removal activist Mary Love will speak about the devastating effects of the practice at the University of Louisville. Ekstrom Library, room W-104. 6:00 P.M. Light refreshments will be [...]

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Tags: Dining · Gays · Green · Lexington · Ohio River Bridges · Police · State Government · University of Louisville

Some Really Do Care About Stopping Hunger

November 29th, 2010 · Comments Off

Last week I said you should support Dare to Care and you did. Dozens of you turned out in the cold rain. Even more contributed financially. And some of the wealthy folks I called out actually showed up – meaning no one has an excuse not to love this community and to support the hungry. [...]

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Tags: Charity · Greg Fischer · Jim King · Poverty

Maybe A Bloodletting At Cox Radio Today

November 29th, 2010 · 10 Comments

Hear through the radio rumor mill that a buncha folks got the axe at Cox Radio downtown today. Troy Roebuck and others. Whatcha heard? UPDATE: Kathi Lincoln (106.9), Gary Clark (103.9) and Dan Nordin (program director for 106.9 and 107.7) are also gone.

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Tags: Radio · Rumors

President Barack Obama’s West Wing Week

November 29th, 2010 · Comments Off

President Barack Obama’s weekly video address came on Thanksgiving, so this morning let’s take a look at West Wing Week instead. It’s a behind the scenes look at the president’s week – from the NATO Summit in Portugal to the turkey-pardoning at the White House:

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Tags: Politics · Video

Press Will Miss McCheese. The Rest, Not So Much

November 29th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Here’s an odd interview with Jerry Abramson from the day before Thanksgiving. [WHAS11] News of the Louisville Orchestra weighing bankruptcy has hit the Associated Press wire and has spread all over. We love the orchestra. Hopefully folks will show up for performances. Seems like this happens frequently, though. [H-L] All I’m saying is that filling [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Chris Thieneman · Economy · Gays · Jerry Abramson · Kentucky Derby · Mitch McConnell · Music · Politics · Poverty · Scandal

A Thanksgiving Gabe Bullard Caption Contest

November 25th, 2010 · 18 Comments

It’s a very special Thanksgiving Gabe Bullard Caption Contest time! Here you go: CLICK FOR ORIGINAL Please make it hilarious and as family-friendly as possible, as we are respectable pseudo adults here on this website. Mr. WFPL is well-known for assaulting people with the radio wand. Very few are aware, however, that he is this [...]

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Tags: Radio · Rumors · Scandal

President Obama’s Thanksgiving Address Video

November 25th, 2010 · Comments Off

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Tags: Video