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Selective Parent Outrage Makes For Eye Rolls

May 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

Louisville entrepreneur Kent Oyler has been named the next president and CEO of Greater Louisville Inc., the metro chamber of commerce. [WDRB] When it comes to fitness, Louisville is huffing and puffing far behind its peers. The American College of Sports Medicine ranked the area a lowly 49th for fitness among the nation’s 50 largest [...]

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Tags: Art · Bad Behavior · Banking · Business · Discrimination · Dogs · Education · Fairness · Greater Louisville Inc. · Health Care · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Government · Oops · Possibility City · Youth

Do You Feel Safe At The University of Louisville?

February 19th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The widow of the former president of Holiday World will still be in control of the amusement park. [WDRB] Sitting at the corner of South 18th Street and West Broadway with barely enough money in his pocket for the bus, Earlvin Pilgrim perked up at the thought of a Walmart in the empty lot across [...]

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Tags: Death · Discrimination · Economy · Fairness · Gays · Health Care · Housing · Indiana · Lexington · University of Louisville · West End

We’ll Make Your Friday A Little More Black

November 29th, 2013 · Comments Off

Feeding Louisville’s homeless, shelters in our area are usually flooded with volunteers on Thanksgiving and around the holidays but what about the rest of the year? Our Hidden Hero this month serves up compassion and friendship, along with warm clothes and hot food, every week of the year. [WDRB] The 2014 U.S. Senate race for [...]

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Tags: Business · Charity · Death · Discrimination · Fairness · Gays · Green · Greg Fischer · Homeless · Hype · Indiana · JCPS · Mitch McConnell · Politics · Poverty · West End

Fairness Campaign Hypes Up Alleged “Hate Crime”

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off

Upset over vehicle damage is understandable. But filing a hate crime report because bumper stickers were defaced? Uh, not so much. What a waste of energy. (Don’t get us wrong – it’s TERRIBLE that someone would deface anything with such a hateful Nazi symbol.) Read about it here where Chris Hartman claims… well… you’ll roll [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Fairness · Gays · Hype

Kentucky Farm Bureau Still Pushes Discrimination

August 16th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Remember all those years Kentucky Farm Bureau was spreading hatred without anyone speaking up? When the Fairness Campaign just kind of played pat-a-cake with Todd Eklof? KY Farm Bureau Admits Discrimination, Media Ignores It [September 18, 2007] Todd Eklof & Kentucky Farm Bureau: Vindication [September 19, 2007] Reminder: Media Ignoring Discrimination by Kentucky Farm Bureau [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Fairness · Gays

Here’s Why The Gays Can’t Win In Kentucky

August 10th, 2012 · 1 Comment

The gays can’t win in Kentucky these days. Rather than having Fairness leaders working on legislators 24/7 (going to Frankfort once a year to have meetings with Mary Lou Marzian and Joni Jenkins doesn’t count), here’s what energy is being focused on: Faith Leaders for Fairness will host “Witness of Love: A Pray-In” on the [...]

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Tags: Business · Discrimination · Fairness · Gays · Hype

Fairness Camp Has Another Discrimination Video

February 21st, 2012 · Comments Off

Here’s the latest video from Fairness that focuses on christians: Not entirely sure that’s going to go over well outside the Golden Triangle. Still a decent effort.

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Tags: Discrimination · Fairness · Gays · Religion · Video

Fairness Says It’s Going Statewide On Teevee

February 15th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Fairness says it’s running this commercial across the state: According to a release, the ad will initially air in Central Kentucky, eventually spreading to Eastern Kentucky. No word on buys, the amount being spent, duration or anything like that. Thoughts on the ad?

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Tags: Fairness · TV · Video

Will Metro Govt Ditch Insight Communications?

December 19th, 2011 · 8 Comments

Jerry Abramson says he is “surprised” by what Crit Luallen’s audit discovered about Bud Schardein… despite the entire community screaming about it since 2004. [C-J/AKN] We may be rolling our eyes every other day at the “Occupy” “movement” but it’s cowardly for Greg Fischer not to renew their permit with tents. The Occupy folks plan [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Fairness · Greg Fischer · Insight Comm. · Jerry Abramson · John Yarmuth · MSD · Oops · Scandal · State Government

John Yarmuth On Fairness Camp’s 20th Anniversary

October 26th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Here’s John Yarmuth recognizing the Fairness Campaign’s 20th year:

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Tags: Congress · Discrimination · Fairness · John Yarmuth · Video