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Louisville Singled Out For Pedestrian Death Rate

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

This should be hugely embarrassing/troubling. Louisville is receiving money from the government to help prevent pedestrian deaths. Louisville, Philadelphia and New York City are the three recipients. [WDRB] Louisville is getting ready to monitor air pollution on a micro-level, potentially shedding light on city “hot spots” that could be damaging people’s health. [C-J/AKN] Kentucky’s junior [...]

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Tags: Debate · Economy · Guns · Indiana · Journalism · Ohio River Bridges · Politics · Religion · University of Louisville · Youth

More On Your State Government Harming Children

November 28th, 2012 · 5 Comments

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Family and friends of a Western Kentucky University student who was murdered over the weekend are returning to the scene of the crime. Cheryl Williamson’s family and friends want her to be the [...]

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Tags: Arena · Charity · Debate · Greg Fischer · Guns · Hype · Indiana · JCPS · Police · Sports · State Government · Weather

Ward-Pugh Stood Up. Where Were The Others?

November 19th, 2012 · Comments Off

Last week we said that Metro Councilwoman Tina Ward-Pugh and Councilman Kelly Downard needed to raise hell over the corrupt push to limit debate. And it seems both have fought for the people of Louisville since before news of the limit broke. On the 15th, Downard exchanged emails with his colleagues attempting to find a [...]

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Tags: Debate · Metro Council · Politics

Congressional Flashback: Politics Two Years Ago

October 25th, 2012 · Comments Off

Remember this moment two years ago? During a “debate” with WAVE3′s Republican John Boehner look-alike, Scott, Todd Lally decided to stereotype gender before letting everyone know he’d never seen gender discrimination and didn’t believe that it exists: Hate Todd Lally’s ignorant, bigoted politics as a huge majority of Louisville did and does, he still made [...]

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Tags: Congress · Debate · John Yarmuth · Politics · Republican Party

3rd District Congressional Debate Will Be Enjoyable

September 14th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Need proof Brooks Wicker has no idea who he is running against? He and his staff have clearly not done their jobs because they haven’t seen how Yarmuth handed Andrew Horne his rear end in 2006. Or how he beat Anne Northup twice. At least it will be entertaining watching Wicker spew already disproved talking [...]

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Tags: Congress · Debate · John Yarmuth · Republican Party

Cyndi Lauper Really DID Scare All The Meemaws

May 4th, 2012 · 5 Comments

We told you meemaw would be upset about Cyndi Lauper! She dropped the f-bomb on live television and it was awesome. Dawne Gee almost died on the spot. She literally wet herself and all the anchors at other stations had heart palps. (Okay, maybe it wasn’t so awesome for all the little kids who had [...]

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Tags: Art · Business · Churchill Downs · Debate · Derby Festival · Economy · Gannett · Horse Industry · Hype · Indiana · JCPS · Kentucky Derby · Oops · Politics

An Architect’s Thoughts On The Bridges Meeting

December 14th, 2010 · 6 Comments

Steve Wiser, a local architect and historian, has some thoughts on the Bridges Authority meeting held yesterday: Tolls are needed on all bridges to pay for this $4 billion dollar project. BUT – is this $4 billion dollar project needed if tolls on all bridges is the only way to pay for it? This is [...]

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Tags: Debate · Economy · Ohio River Bridges · Politics · Travel

How’s Your Political Hell Week Going So Far?

October 26th, 2010 · 13 Comments

Last night Rand Paul name dropped me while pointing out that Jack Conway flip-flopped on cap & trade. And I’ve – no joke – already received threats from a crazed Democrat. [Page One] If you missed last night’s debate, you may watch it via KET or C-SPAN. [KET & C-SPAN] Chris Thieneman, the guy who [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Chris Thieneman · Debate · Education · Greg Fischer · Jack Conway · Mayor's Race 2010 · Music · Newspaper · Oops · Possibility City · Senate Race

This Really Is Political Hell Week In Kentucky

October 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment

All the ash and soot that flooded the city over the weekend was terrific, right? [WHAS11] The Quinn Chapel Church at 9th & Chestnut is losing bricks. Some kind-hearted individual should go save it. [Broken Sidewalk] The Enquirer endorsed Rand Paul for the U.S. Senate. Jack Conway scored the earth-shattering (ha) endorsement of A Kentucky [...]

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Tags: Books · Congress · Debate · Dining · Jack Conway · John Yarmuth · Lexington · Newspaper · Oops · Possibility City · Scandal · Senate Race · Sex · WHAS

Yates & Hawkins Met For Debate, Childish Tirade

October 21st, 2010 · 15 Comments

David Yates met Doug Protecting Our White Women Hawkins (who thinks he’s running against Jerry Abramson) last week for for a debate hosted by The League of Women Voters. After Doug Hawkins sat down from teabagging David Yates in the face, he continued to yell and whine like the child he is, constantly interrupting. Here [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Debate · Doug Hawkins · Metro Council · South End · Video