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Entries from October 2012

Hear A Local Teevee Guy Lose His Marbles Live

October 31st, 2012 · 5 Comments

Occasionally during an incident where the media is present, a reporter or camera person will lose their marbles, get super-egotistical and treat emergency workers or fellow media folks with absolute disrespect. Like this incident a few minutes ago: Oops? We can only assume it was someone with WLKY who needs an attitude adjustment. Because this [...]

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Tags: Oops · Reporters · WLKY

What Is David Jones Spending All His Money On?

October 31st, 2012 · 4 Comments

Things like these generic, over-produced mail pieces: CLICK TO ENLARGE CLICK TO ENLARGE CLICK TO ENLARGE CLICK TO ENLARGE Fun fact? All kinds of people who don’t live in the 2nd District are receiving his campaign material (that’s how we got our hands on them). Jones may well be the best man for the job [...]

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Tags: Education · JCPS · Politics · Transparency

Jeffersonville Has Turned Into A Corrupt, Hot Mess

October 31st, 2012 · 4 Comments

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Another day, another senseless shooting in Louisville. Meanwhile, the entire city turns a blind eye to violence. [WDRB] Wondering why low income people suffering in mold-infested apartments are ignored? Because of photo ops [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Guns · Horse Industry · Hype · Indiana · Jerry Abramson · Judges · Politics · Taxes

Just Like That, Another Cordish Scandal Sweeps Louisville, Greg Fischer’s Crew Ignores It

October 30th, 2012 · 1 Comment

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Despite eight years in business and more than $20 million in taxpayer subsidies, Fourth Street Live has not turned a profit. At least, not according to the confidential profit-and-loss statements that the developer [...]

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Tags: Cordish · Education · Horse Industry · Indiana · JCPS · Lexington · Politics · Scandal · UPS

It’s Been A Year And Literally Nothing Has Changed

October 29th, 2012 · 14 Comments

Greg Fischer and his people fired the Metro Parks whistleblower, retaliated against him and swept the drunk driving incident under the rug. They continue to speak poorly of said whistleblower. The whistleblower, on the other hand, seems to be the only adult in the whole mess. Here’s a comment he left this morning: Joey Sears [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Greg Fischer · Metro Government · Parks

President Barack Obama’s Weekly Video Address

October 29th, 2012 · Comments Off

This week President Barack Obama discussed protecting the American people with new Wall Street reforms:

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Tags: Banking · Economy · Politics · Video

Can’t Walk, Can’t Ride A Bike, May Also Get Shot

October 29th, 2012 · Comments Off

The Ohio River Bridges Debacle buttcramps are meeting today to ignore the wishes of the public. [C-J/AKN] Another day, another cyclist has been killed in Louisville. Tomorrow, it will probably be a pedestrian. Possibility City. [WDRB] Before you roll your eyes at Lexington over this story, remember that Louisville’s downtown only has an arena and [...]

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Tags: Bikes · Chris Thieneman · Churchill Downs · Death · Gambling · Horse Industry · Indiana · Ohio River Bridges · Politics · State Government

Woah, Metro Govt Is Doing Something Awesome!

October 26th, 2012 · 7 Comments

For real. Metro Government is now impounding vehicles caught in the act of illegal dumping. The first vehicle was yanked off the streets: “The impoundment sends a strong message to those who are dumping that Metro is serious about stopping the illegal activity,” said Councilcritter Butler. “This is a quality of life issue for neighborhoods [...]

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Tags: LMPD · Metro Government

Riffe Succeeds Despite Incompetent LMEMS Leader

October 26th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Because of the “AIDS dementia” – according to Neal Richmond, head of LMEMS – it only makes sense that we’re stuck on Joe Riffe, the guy Richmond shit-canned because of a prosthetic leg. You already know that crazy story. And you know that another ambulance service hired him up, no questions asked, because not everyone [...]

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Tags: Metro Government · Possibility City

Last Call For Pre-Election Advertising Contracts

October 26th, 2012 · Comments Off

Last call. If you’ve got an ad in, owe a balance or wish to get an ad it, it must be done by the close of business today.

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Tags: Advertising