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Your Bridge Is Open & MSD Wants All Your Money

July 31st, 2012 by admin · 3 Comments

After the Floyd County Commissioners approved the rebates last week, New Albany Mayor Jeff Gahan confirmed Friday the city stands to receive about $250,000 as a result of savings garnered through the federal Affordable Care Act. [News & Tribune]

You can’t even hold your girlfriend captive for four days in Louisville these days without getting arrested. [WAVE3]

Here’s your 6.5% rate increase from MSD to cover up bad investments. Get ready for more once it gets merged with LWC. [C-J/AKN]

Can you believe this awful, awful story is still alive and well? What a horrible bunch of people. Killing a kid like that. [FOX41/WDRB/Whatever]

The Louisville Metro Council’s Government Accountability Committee will meet [today] to discuss recommendations from a troubling audit report that found a lack of oversight in discretionary grant spending. [WFPL]

What’s your local right-wing radio up to these days? Spreading a video of a six-year-old foaming at the mouth at President Barack Obama and calling the President’s decision to take Osama bin Laden not so gutsy. [Here & Here]

The damn bridge is open again. Maybe now people can calm the flip down for a minute. [WLKY]

The Kentucky Livestock Care Standards Commission, which is charged with drafting new regulations on how farm animals should be treated in the state, heard from farmers and animal activists Monday on proposed rules. [H-L]

Sure, this UofL cop is a buttcramp but what’s with Stephanie Pearce Burke yelling and freaking out? Couldn’t she just hold the woman in contempt and leave it at that? This Katie King-style ego trip needs to end with area judges. Leading by example would be ideal. [WHAS11]

Kentucky State Fair Board president Harold Workman recently testified in a deposition that he fired former KFC Yum! Center general manager Ted Nicholson over Nicholson’s job performance. [Business First]

The Baby Jesus weeps this morning because now it’s difficult to sit nude in your vehicle outside Hooters on Dixie Highway. [More WHAS11]

You’ve read us for several years and now you’ve got the chance to help create our new ad-free project. Your contribution can be public or private (but you have to tell us in writing that you want it to be public) – it’s up to you. [Our New Project]

Tags: Arena · Bad Behavior · Health Care · Indiana · Judges · Metro Council · Metro Government · MSD · Radio · State Government

3 responses so far ↓

  • 1 G'town Reader // Jul 31, 2012 at 1:18 pm

    Mr. Zwicker, father of murder victim Trey Zwicker, has publicly shown uncommon self-restraint throughout this whole ordeal.

  • 2 Steve // Jul 31, 2012 at 1:28 pm

    Could the radio station that has the video post have the call letters WHAS which stands for White Homophobic Angry Seniors Radio?

  • 3 jack // Jul 31, 2012 at 6:05 pm

    It’s the Bud Schardein Perpetual Tax. We will be paying for those bad investments forever.

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