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Entries from November 2010

President Obama’s Weekly Video Address

November 22nd, 2010 · 1 Comment

This week President Barack Obama discussed the reality that senators who oppose New START want to trust but not verify:

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Politics · Republican Party · Video

What Will Happen To Supe Sheldon Berman?

November 22nd, 2010 · 7 Comments

Where is Andrew Compton’s body? The search of the Southern Indiana landfill was called off on Friday. Where did O’Bryan allegedly kill and dispose of Andrew?  Here’s hoping the LMPD is able to give the Compton Family some answers soon. [FOX 41] The Louisville Zoo has until January 1 to raise $820,000 for the Kresge [...]

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Tags: Art · Bad Behavior · Charity · Education · Greg Fischer · Insight Comm. · JCPS · LMPD · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Council · Radio · Travel

Governor Beshear’s Weekly Video Address

November 19th, 2010 · Comments Off

This week Governor Steve Beshear spends 1:06 discussing Kentucky Home Performance:

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Tags: Housing · State Government · Steve Beshear · Video

Heard It Through The Greg Fischer Gayvine

November 19th, 2010 · 14 Comments

That sound you hear? It’s none other than mayor-elect Greg Fischer allegedly telling Metro Government department heads that he will keep their application letters private if they re-apply for their current jobs. What was that, again, about transparency? Because I’m sure not seeing any. And this – from a hugely credible Fischer supporter – doesn’t [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Greg Fischer · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Government · Possibility City · Rumors · Transparency

Death Penalty In The Andrew Compton Case

November 19th, 2010 · 16 Comments

Agree or disagree? WDRB says prosecutors are pushing for it. My thoughts: No way, no how. How is dying – taking the easy way out – punishment for such a horrible crime? Why shouldn’t this guy – if guilty and convicted – be forced to live his entire life tortured with the reality of what [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Crime · WDRB

Additional Thoughts On The ear X-tacy Issue

November 19th, 2010 · 20 Comments

I posted it here in response to this, but figure I should share it on the front page of the site: No other business gets to beg the public for help when it needs an influx of cash. They build a product, prove it works and can grow and then they go out to secure [...]

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Tags: Business · Hype · Music

This Foreign Photo May Or May Not Be Scary

November 19th, 2010 · Comments Off

Here’s a photo of Ambassador Matthew Barzun about to feed some man to a giant robot monster: Or maybe it’s just him standing beside a windmill hub casting. You be the judge.

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Tags: Business · Democrats · Green

Cyclists Use The Same Road You Use, Folks

November 19th, 2010 · 7 Comments

Interesting and terrific news came out of Winchester/Clark County, Kentucky yesterday. The EKPC coal-fired power plant will not be built. [Page One] U.S. Ambassador to Sweeden Matthew Barzun has the right idea on energy. It makes no sense to wait. [Twitter] This lady nearly bit off a woman’s finger? Shoo! And I thought sword guy [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bikes · Business · Crime · Economy · Education · Health Care · Scandal · Sex · State Government · Steve Beshear · University of Louisville

Your Weekly Transportation Lady Video Update

November 18th, 2010 · Comments Off

This week the Transportation Lady discusses the widening of Interstate 65:

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Tags: State Government · Travel · Video

David James Sworn In As Councilcritter Yesterday

November 18th, 2010 · 3 Comments

David James was sworn in as the newest Metro Councilperson yesterday at the Conrad Compton House by Judge Susan Gibson: “I am honored to have the opportunity to serve the people of the District and I look forward to joining the other 25 members of the Council as we help a new administration move this [...]

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Tags: Democrats · Metro Council