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Yet Another Crazy Judge Does Something Crazy

September 29th, 2014 · 1 Comment

It was August 27th, just before 6:00 p.m when gunshots were heard throughout the Shawnee neighborhood. Shell casings dotted the street in the aftermath. The shooting left 16-month-old Ne’Riah Miller dead and her mother in the hospital. [WDRB] What the hell is wrong with a handful of judges in Louisville? What’s with the revolving door [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Crime · Downtown · Education · Greg Fischer · Indiana · Judges · Lexington · LMPD · Metro Council · Metro Government · Mitch McConnell · Ohio River Bridges · Scandal · Transparency · University of Louisville · West End

Ad-Hoc Committee About More Than Animal Services, Definitely About More Than A Dog

September 26th, 2014 · No Comments

The Metro Council’s ad-hoc committee on Animal Services isn’t just about Sadie. It isn’t just about Animal Services. It isn’t about this one incident and coverup. It isn’t even partisan. It’s about government accountability in general. It’s about the Council’s authority to hold government officials accountable. It’s about the most basic investigatory power our elected [...]

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Tags: Metro Council · Metro Government · Transparency

More Of That Epic Greg Fischer Transparency

September 26th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Just in case you needed more proof that Greg Fischer is so out-of-touch with the average citizen it’s painful. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer says he has concerns about the proposal to increase the minimum wage in Louisville. [WDRB] Because that’ll make his already incompetent team function better with all those distractions? Mayor Greg Fischer is [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bourbon · Business · Death · Dogs · Downtown · Economy · Greg Fischer · Hype · Indiana · Journalism · Metro Council · Metro Government · Politics · Scandal · Sports

Best Animal Services Ad-Hoc Council Meeting Yet

September 25th, 2014 · 2 Comments

If you want to watch all of the most recent Metro Council ad-hoc committee on Greg Fischer’s Louisville Metro Animal Services scandal, click here. Just want the highlights so your brain doesn’t rot? You’re in the right place. Here’s Fischer’s incompetent attorney, Kellie Watson, not knowing much of anything: One can’t help but wonder how [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Scandal

Whistleblower Ordinance To Be Called Sadie’s Law

September 24th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Will have more on this tomorrow but Metro Council just decided to call Louisville’s new whistleblower ordinance Sadie’s Law. What this means: Greg Fischer’s coverup, the story and ensuing scandal this website broke, resulted in not only a government committee being formed to investigate his mess… but… a law will be named after the subject [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Scandal

The Greg Fischer Whitewash Circus Continues

September 19th, 2014 · 4 Comments

You’re about to see Greg Fischer’s folks and Metro Council spar. Here’s why: The Louisville Metro Ethics Commission dismissed a complaint against the former spokeswoman for Louisville Metro Animal Services Margaret Brosko, who has since joined the office of Mayor Greg Fischer, on Thursday. The commission, after returning from an executive session, voted unanimously that [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Scandal

Some Warm & Sunshine-y Stories For You This A.M.

September 19th, 2014 · No Comments

Here’s a lesson in how local media continues to scare the bejeebers out of people. [WDRB] This cannibal murder mess in Jeffersonville gets more horrific and screwed up by the minute. [C-J/AKN] Just a reminder: the Water Company CEO got to keep his job after a nightmare of a DUI. Compare that to an LG&E [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Death · Economy · Green · Guns · Indiana · JCPS · Lexington · Metro Council · Politics · State Government · University of Louisville · Water

Let’s Have Greg Fischer Video Flashback Time

September 12th, 2014 · 2 Comments

People are coming up to us left and right, exasperated that Greg Fischer has bungled Louisville Metro Animal Services for so badly. Folks who just can’t figure out what went wrong. People who have been snowed — but are no longer — by the cheerleader schtick originally perfected in Possibility City by Jerry Abramson. Regular [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bruce Lunsford · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Hype · Jim King · Mayor's Race 2010 · Metro Council · Metro Government · Politics · Scandal · Senate Race

Dan Johnson’s Gonna Retire Soon. Wonder Why?

September 12th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Kentucky is seeking to join a handful of states that regulate companies such as Uber and Lyft, whose smartphone-driven businesses are now competing with taxis in Louisville, Lexington and other cities across the country. [WDRB] Retired Metro narcotics detectives say he was like a modern-day Robin Hood. He bought shoes and book bags for teenagers [...]

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Tags: Business · Crime · Death · Downtown · Health Care · Indiana · JCPS · LMPD · Metro Council · Mitch McConnell · Police · Politics · Senate Race

Sadiqa Reynolds Finally Showed Up To Talk

September 11th, 2014 · 10 Comments

NOTE: ALL THE VIDEO FOOTAGE FEATURING SADIQA REYNOLDS HAS BEEN ADDED AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS UPDATED POST It finally happened. Sadiqa Reynolds showed up at a Metro Council ad-hoc committee meeting. It was INSANE. Everything from lying about her investigation, lying about what she does and doesn’t do to attempting to defame the Metro [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Metro Government · Scandal

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