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Louisville Won’t Have Light Rail Anytime Soon

August 22nd, 2011 · 4 Comments

Big chains and government are targeting food deserts. Here’s betting nothing like this happens in Kentucky. [Reuters] Humana was fined $3.4 million for failing to report Medicaid fraud. Where’s Jack Conway now, eh? [H-L] An anonymous donor stepped up to give VIPS $75,000. Wouldn’t it be tremendous if, say, people with hundreds of millions in [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Charity · Concerts · Dining · Health Care · Horse Industry · Metro Council · Sports · West End

Good Morning. Here Are Some Negative Things.

August 18th, 2011 · 5 Comments

Is anyone shocked that Tina Heavrin, Jerry Abramson’s former “special counsel,” is now general counsel for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services? Are you shocked that she is fighting against releasing records that should be public? Here’s betting her job wasn’t even posted publicly. These tired, recycled people need to leave public office so [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Concerts · Downtown · Festival · Health Care · Housing · Jack Conway · JCPS · Jerry Abramson · Music · Oops · Republican Party · Scandal · State Government · University of Louisville

Woah, Louisville’s Got A Washington, D.C. Problem

July 25th, 2011 · 7 Comments

Of course the University of Louisville Hospital merger is insane. Of course it’ll still happen. [WFPL] Friday marked the 80th day for Republican Party of Kentucky Chairman Steve Robertson to question Jack Conway over his involvement in his brother’s drug scandal: “This has turned into a marathon campaign,” said Robertson. “Who would have thought that [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Concerts · Contests · Democrats · Health Care · Horse Industry · Jack Conway · Metro Council · Politics · Republican Party · Scandal · University of Louisville · Youth

Frankfort Will Waste All Of Your Money, Folks

March 15th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Suppose Kentucky’s public school system can be thankful for that of Detroit. Right? At least when it comes to statistics. [NY Times] More from the department of we’ll believe it when we see it. [WFPL] The homosexuals are taking over everything! Elton John is coming at the KFC Grease Pit downtown the day before Thunder. [...]

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Tags: Arena · Art · Bad Behavior · Concerts · Economy · Education · Health Care · JCPS · John Yarmuth · LG&E · Music · State Government · Steve Beshear · Transparency · Travel

What Questions Do You Have For State Legislators?

November 18th, 2010 · 8 Comments

If you love the Louisville Palace, this story about its rich history is terrific. [LEO Weekly] The Ali Center is celebrating an important milestone. [FOX 41] How many accidents have to happen in a single mine before Steve Beshear’s administration will take action? How many people have to die? Yet all you Democrats in Louisville [...]

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Tags: Ali Center · Bad Behavior · Charity · Concerts · Dining · Possibility City · Smoking Ban · State Government · Steve Beshear · University of Louisville

Support Louisville Youth Orchestra This Weekend

October 29th, 2010 · Comments Off

Seriously. Go do it. Support the Louisville Youth Orchestra this weekend by seeing the My Morning Jacket show at the arena. They’re donating a $1 from every ticket directly to LYO – literally investing their own money in Louisville’s youngest musicians. You know you’ve got some change to spare. And if you can’t go? Visit [...]

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Tags: Arena · Concerts · Music · Possibility City · Youth

Green’s Staffers & Volunteers Don’t Support Him

October 18th, 2010 · 15 Comments

After sellout Jackie Green dropped out of the mayoral race, his campaign staff took over his email list and Twitter account to distribute hilarious messages. [Twitter] Jeffersonville, Indiana will vote again this evening on a no tolls resolution. 6:30 P.M. at City Hall, Room 101, 500 Quartermaster Court. Meanwhile, the bridges authority is still ignoring [...]

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Tags: Arena · Concerts · Congress · Debate · Discrimination · Gays · Indiana · Jack Conway · John Yarmuth · Mayor's Race 2010 · Ohio River Bridges · Republican Party · Senate Race

Woah, Frankfort Avenue Is Now Crazy Excited

September 28th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Do you need a temporary job the last week of October? These guys need a driver for a super-secret project. [Paulick Report] It’s a shame Hal Heiner wouldn’t answer questions about whether he’d veto domestic partner benefits as mayor. Last night’s “debate” was awful on all fronts and it proved the city has no solid [...]

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Tags: Bikes · Business · Concerts · Congress · Dining · Discrimination · Frankfort Ave. · Gays · Greg Fischer · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Government · Movies · Music · Oops · Radio · University of Louisville

Metro Animal Services Is The Saddest Place Ever

August 10th, 2010 · 6 Comments

There are new Metro Animal Services nightmares that will hit the presses soon. I’m so tired of their bullshit. Is everyone else so tired of their bullshit that you’re willing to say bullshit instead of bullshiz? [What A Farce] Joe Gerth said “website” instead of “Web site” in a story last night. He should win [...]

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Tags: Business · Concerts · Journalism · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Council · Metro Government · Music · Republican Party · Scandal · Senate Race · University of Louisville

The Sypher-Pitino Sexytime Has Ruined Everything

August 5th, 2010 · 6 Comments

We’re nearing the end of the Second Annual Golden Poo Awards and you should drop your nominations in as soon as possible. Only two more categories remain. [Page One] Maybe some day Hal Heiner will wake the hell up, recant, apologize and make amends for his SERIOUS STUPIDITY. If he doesn’t, he’ll lose the mayoral [...]

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Tags: Awards · Books · Concerts · Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · Education · Festival · Gays · Greg Fischer · Jack Conway · John Yarmuth · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Council · Music · Republican Party · Scandal · Senate Race · Sex