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Probably Time To Start Ignoring Josh Young?

October 23rd, 2014 · No Comments

Maybe this kid will get his ducks in a row if media stop giving him attention? Less than a week after being cited for shoplifting, police have arrested 18-year-old Josh Young on another charge. [WDRB] Really? Just breaking even? The festival honoring the 100th anniversary of the Belle of Louisville was a success by nearly [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Death · Dogs · Education · Gambling · Greg Fischer · Guns · Health Care · Horse Industry · Hype · Indiana · JCPS · Lottery · Police · Scandal · University of Louisville

Homelessness Is A Big Problem In Possibility City

May 27th, 2014 · Comments Off

Across Kentucky and Indiana, people gathered on Memorial Day to pay tribute to those who died in service to America. [WDRB] Shortly after moving to Louisville, Patricia Mahaun stopped by the local veterans hospital in October, hoping to find a new doctor, get checked for a possible urinary tract infection and get a flu shot. [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Churchill Downs · Crime · Dogs · Gays · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Homeless · Indiana · Lottery · Religion · Youth

Kentucky May Just Never Be Energy Efficient

November 26th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Several local organizations are in desperate need of food and clothing for the area’s poor and homeless. [WDRB] A case pending before the Kentucky Court of Appeals could affect how dozens of libraries across the state are funded. [C-J/AKN] From tragedy to life saving. We are taking a look at a national program with roots [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Charity · Death · Education · Guns · Indiana · Library · Lottery · University of Louisville

Louisville Turns Into Mini Chicago Murder Town

July 30th, 2013 · 6 Comments

Metro Police are investigating a triple stabbing in an East Louisville neighborhood. [WDRB] Conservation is driving up water rates in Louisville? Louisville Water Co. officials never talk about conservation — not that it has mattered. Water use has declined on its own. [C-J/AKN] There have been six homicides discovered in the Louisville Metro area in [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Crime · Death · Education · Immigration · Indiana · LMPD · Lottery · Ohio River Bridges · University of Louisville · Water

Hopefully Thunder Will Lift Everybody’s Mood

April 19th, 2013 · Comments Off

Progress Kentucky’s Shawn Reilly, the figure at the center of the Mitch McConnell audio recording controversy, appears to have a criminal past beyond what was previously known, that 1) involves drugs and firearms, and 2) appears to have been covered up. You’ll want to read the latest on this scandal. [Page One] It could be [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Death · Democrats · Education · Gambling · Indiana · JCPS · LMPD · Lottery · Mitch McConnell · Ohio River Bridges · Scandal · Thunder · West End

Sheldon Berman Made His Last Day Ridiculous

July 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment

Yesterday Republican Party of Kentucky Chairman Steve Robertson questioned Jack Conway for the 58th day in a row: “For almost two full months, this man has evaded very simple questions about a very serious matter,” said Robertson. “Conway may never come clean with voters…but in November he will clean out his office.” [Press Release] Goodness [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Dining · Jack Conway · JCPS · Lottery · Metro Council · Metro Government · Movies · Politics · Republican Party · Steve Beshear · TV

What’s Greg Building Out Of Those Legos, Anyway?

June 6th, 2011 · 2 Comments

This is Germantown according to Gus Ballard. Funny, that’s exactly how we envision Germantown. [Broken Sidewalk] Vicki Aubrey Welch & Barbara Shanklin (and a few others, ugh, too many to type) said last week that they plan to participate in the Metro furlough. [Press Releases] Jockey Michael Baze died of an accidental overdose of cocaine [...]

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Tags: Art · Charity · Dining · Education · Greg Fischer · Horse Industry · Indiana · Jack Conway · JCPS · Lexington · Lottery · Metro Council · Neighborhoods · Politics · Republican Party · Scandal

Greg Can Give Away Money But Ignores LMAS

February 1st, 2011 · 3 Comments

I’m not going to shut up about this. There’s no reason for wasteful legislation to stop meth production. Limiting access to legitimate consumers is ridiculous. Send a letter to your legislator today. [

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Dining · Downtown · East Downtown Bus. Assoc. · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Lexington · Lottery · State Government · Trey Grayson · University of Louisville · Youth

Rep. Reginald Meeks Hits Frankfort Hacks

February 26th, 2010 · 7 Comments

State Rep. Reginald Meeks is hitting back at Frankfort. Check out this bit from his latest email blast: Here’s what I know: Pay Day lenders keep thousands of good Kentuckians in hoc, costing us millions. But a bill to bring these families relief is DOA Cockfighting is apparently the real state sport Coal reserves must [...]

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Tags: Lottery · Politics · State Government · Taxes

Steve Beshear: The Gas Station Governor

November 10th, 2009 · Comments Off

The only things we care about in Kentucky are items you can buy at the gas station. Kentucky’s General Fund and Road Fund receipts fell 4% in October. General Fund receipts fell $652.4 million from $679.6 million during October 2008. General receipts have dropped 5.2% for the first four months of the fiscal year. Road [...]

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Tags: Economy · Lottery · State Government · Steve Beshear · Taxes