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We Love “Deb” Lots And You Should, Too

August 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Could tobacco help prevent the transmission of HIV? Researchers from the University of Louisville are leading an international effort to find out. [WDRB] House Democrats’ top priority in January could be allowing local governments to temporarily raise taxes to help pay for construction projects, House Speaker Greg Stumbo said last week. [C-J/AKN] Congressman John Yarmuth [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Celebrity · Crime · Death · Dogs · Economy · Greg Fischer · Greg Stumbo · Health Care · Immigration · Indiana · John Yarmuth · Judges · Scandal · Taxes · University of Louisville

The Water Company Costs You Even More $$$

July 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off

The water in New Albany is back to normal, following a small ink spill that turned a creek blue. [WDRB] U.S. Census Bureau data show cycling to work is more popular with those in lower-income households than with the wealthy. A larger percentage of Hispanics and multiracial Americans bike to work than do whites and [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bikes · Celebrity · Death · Greg Fischer · Guns · Immigration · Indiana · JCPS · Water · Youth

Please Support Dare To Care If You Can Afford It

December 16th, 2013 · Comments Off

You can’t even drive on Louisville streets these days without your vehicle getting sucked into a giant hole. [WDRB] Ford Motor Co. says it will hire more than 11,000 people in the U.S. and Asia next year to support an aggressive rollout of new vehicles. [C-J/AKN] As school safety in this country is re-examined, tonight [...]

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Tags: Business · Celebrity · Charity · Education · Ford · Guns · Health Care · Ohio River Bridges · Polls · Possibility City · Poverty · State Government

Barry Bernson’s History Doc Airing On KET

November 26th, 2013 · Comments Off

We hear Barry Bernson’s working on a documentary about Kentucky history that’s set to air on KET sometime in 2014. According to him, it’s a one-hour piece, in “Bernson’s Corner” style, that is written, produced and hosted by him. Should be good stuff! It’s titled “A History of Kentucky in 25 Objects” and production is [...]

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Tags: Celebrity · KET · TV

Major Greg Fischer Pee Alert Is Beyond Funny

October 4th, 2013 · Comments Off

Shively police say they are searching for a suspect in a shooting outside an apartment complex that left one person dead and another injured. [WDRB] Three attorneys have been nominated to fill the Jefferson District Court seat vacated when Judge Angela McCormick Bisig was elected to circuit judge last November. [C-J/AKN] The case against USA [...]

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Tags: Awards · Bad Behavior · Celebrity · Charity · Death · Economy · Greg Fischer · Guns · Housing · Hype · Indiana · Judges · Mitch McConnell · Poverty · South End

Thank David Jones For Your Fun Tax Increases

August 13th, 2013 · Comments Off

How has this loose cannon not been disbarred? The state’s Judicial Conduct Commission ruled former jurist Martin McDonald guilty of Misconduct. [WDRB] Strange – we thought it was rampant waste, fraud and abuse ruining MSD. Those “flushable” wet wipes, baby wipes, hemorrhoid pads that you send swirling down your toilet bowls are gumming up the [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bourbon · Business · Celebrity · Death · Guns · Indiana · JCPS · Judges · MSD · Ohio River Bridges · Police · Taxes

Let’s Throw $ At Cordish Cos But Not Local Folks

May 7th, 2012 · 3 Comments

Greg Fischer is happy to throw millions of dollars at Cordish Cos – and you know all about that hot mess – but can’t be bothered to really try to do something great for Downtown Louisville. [C-J/AKN] Are you ready for this fancy Ben Sollee documentary? Get ready because it’s on its way. [Wooden Box] [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Celebrity · Churchill Downs · Death · Downtown · Education · Greg Fischer · Kentucky Derby · Metro Government · MSD · Music · Radio

What The Heck Is Going On Near Dixie Highway?

March 14th, 2012 · 9 Comments

We’re not going to shut up about you giving to the Red Cross for tornado relief efforts. This will take a long time. [Click Here To Give] Take a look at what Miranda Lambert is doing with proceeds from her concert. You should consider doing something similar if you’ve got gobs of cash. [WLKY] In [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Celebrity · Charity · Cordish · Dixie Highway · Downtown · Gas · Gays · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Scandal · State Government

Local Bourbon Legend On Fancy Drink Show

January 17th, 2012 · Comments Off

A few weeks ago, we were happy to connect the folks from The Drink Show with bourbon queen Joy Perrine. Nothing will make you more proud to be a Kentuckian than having some of her magic at Jack’s Lounge or Equus in Louisville. So take a look at the latest show, filmed in part in [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bourbon · Celebrity · Possibility City

Paula Deen Y’all! She’s Coming To Town Again

September 15th, 2011 · Comments Off

This is happening. Again. CLICK TO ENLARGE Here’s to making the region’s kids even fatter, amen. Pro-tip: Just give that $200 you were gonna spend on tickets directly to a charity.

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Tags: Celebrity · Charity · Dining · Hype · Indiana