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More “Compassionate City” Bullshit Floats To Top

August 22nd, 2014 · 3 Comments

Right now there is only an old run down tobacco barn on the site in rural eastern Shelby County. [WDRB] Want a load of bullshit to start your morning? Here’s some compassionate city nonsense, written by a PR lady, pushed by her law firm bosses. It’s absurd and offensive, sadly. [C-J/AKN] Louisville Metro Public Works [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Bikes · Bourbon · Business · Education · Greg Fischer · Horse Industry · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Council · Mitch McConnell · Politics · Senate Race

Holy Wow! Hell Has Truly Frozen Over In Louisville

August 21st, 2014 · Comments Off

This is big – can you believe it? We’re on the same page as the paper! WHAT! And it involves Greg Fischer! Essentially, the paper points out that he’s full of it. Because the jackass had the audacity to lie to the media after we’d already published a mountain of evidence. [C-J/AKN] Authorities in Clarksville, [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Crime · Dining · Dogs · Downtown · Education · Ford · Greg Fischer · Guns · Housing · Indiana · Metro Council · Metro Government · Parks · Politics · Poverty · Scandal · Senate Race

Greg Fischer Begins LMAS Whitewash Phase Two

August 20th, 2014 · 9 Comments

Here’s a release from Greg Fischer’s spokesperson, Chris Poynter: Mayor Requests Review of Alleged Animal Services Incident The Metro Council’s decision to appoint an ad hoc committee to examine allegations involving a dog at Louisville Metro Animal Services — without first receiving the information that the Animals Services team had offered for weeks to provide [...]

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

Grit, Determination, Heartbreak And Frustration

August 20th, 2014 · 12 Comments

Don’t worry – this isn’t another angry rant! Thank you, Louisville, for doing the right thing. You’ve renewed my faith that good can prevail. All these years later, it’s nice to have a bit of breathing room. Nice to feel like a little bit of weight has been lifted from my shoulders. While this truly [...]

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

Sadiqa Reynolds: The Reason LMAS Is A Disaster

August 20th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Time to follow up on yesterday’s big story regarding Louisville Metro Animal Services. As you’re well aware by now, Metro Council has formed an investigative committee to dig in to the flustercuck that is LMAS. If you’re living under a rock, here’s the presser: This is a big moment in Louisville. After years and years [...]

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

King Exploring Disciplinary Measures For Council

August 20th, 2014 · Comments Off

The number of guns confiscated at Louisville airport’s security has more than doubled in a year’s time. [WDRB] Burton has sued Norton Brownsboro not for malpractice but instead for violating the Kentucky Consumer Protection Act, which prohibits “unfair, false, misleading or deceptive acts or practices in the conduct of any trade or commerce.” [C-J/AKN] The [...]

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Tags: Business · Crime · Discrimination · Dogs · Downtown · Greg Fischer · Guns · Health Care · Indiana · Jim King · Legal · Metro Council · Politics · Race · Scandal · Senate Race · Sports · University of Louisville · Water

Major LMAS Scandal Update: New Committee

August 19th, 2014 · 15 Comments

If you’re not familiar with the Sadie-Margaret Brosko scandal, get caught up because it’s about to be a big deal again: Just When You Thought Greg Couldn’t Get Worse [July 8, 2014] The LMAS Official-Turned-Fischer-Staffer Scandal Gets Real: Proof Margaret Brosko & Other Metro Officials Are Corrupt & Lack Any Compassion [July 22, 2014] Transparency: [...]

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

Johnson Should Spend More Time w/His Family

August 14th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Despite delays and changes to school meals and bus routes, JCPS says its first day back to class on Wednesday was a success. [WDRB] Sorry, no, raising taxes like this while Greg Fischer and others spend money on random people and random jobs like it’s going out of style? No. Possibility City should not be [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Housing · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Council · Mitch McConnell · Oops · Police · Politics · Race · Scandal · Senate Race · TARC · Taxes · University of Louisville · Water · WHAS

Greg Fischer’s Horrific LMAS Scandal Rages On

August 4th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Had Kenneth Simmons worked a normal 40-hour week, he would have earned about $45,000 a year, on average, during the last six years of his career as a jail officer for Louisville Metro Corrections. Instead, Simmons worked what he described as an “ungodly” amount of overtime, pushing his average pay from 2008 to 2013 above [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Dogs · Education · Ford · Greg Fischer · Indiana · JCPS · Metro Council · Metro Government · Neighborhoods · Politics · Race · Scandal · Steve Beshear

Fischer Still Playing Games With LMAS Scandal

August 1st, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Jefferson County jury deliberated for about an hour Thursday before finding in favor of The Courier-Journal and its parent company in an age discrimination lawsuit brought by a newspaper executive who was fired in 2011. [WDRB] Thought Cordish was gonna do all that? The city is moving to find a new life for the [...]

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Tags: Churchill Downs · Cordish · Courier-Journal · Death · Dogs · Downtown · Gambling · Gannett · Greg Fischer · Housing · Indiana · Judges · Metro Council · MSD · Ohio River Bridges · Parks · Scandal · University of Louisville · West End

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