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Let’s Throw $ At Cordish Cos But Not Local Folks

May 7th, 2012 · 3 Comments

Greg Fischer is happy to throw millions of dollars at Cordish Cos – and you know all about that hot mess – but can’t be bothered to really try to do something great for Downtown Louisville. [C-J/AKN] Are you ready for this fancy Ben Sollee documentary? Get ready because it’s on its way. [Wooden Box] [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Business · Celebrity · Churchill Downs · Death · Downtown · Education · Greg Fischer · Kentucky Derby · Metro Government · MSD · Music · Radio

Why Is The Mainstream Eating Chip Keeling Alive?

April 25th, 2012 · 17 Comments

Seriously, why is this Chip Keeling story an Associated Press story? Why is this relevant to news? It’s beginning to smell like someone’s got a personal vendetta against the guy. [H-L] The orchestra and its musicians plan to sign a full agreement this week. Will the cat fighting finally end? [FOX41] The mainstream finally wrote [...]

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Tags: Business · Death · Downtown · Hype · JCPS · LG&E · Metro Government · Mitch McConnell · Music · Newspaper · Scandal · Sex · WAVE

Debby Yetter: First Good Thing At AKN In Ages

April 16th, 2012 · Comments Off

Kentucky’s special legislative session begins today and will cost you more than $60,000 per day. To accomplish next to nothing. All because Steve Beshear couldn’t be bothered to talk to legislators other than teabagger wannabe Damon Thayer. [FOX41] Greg Fischer is reading this story about whistleblower retaliation and taking notes. So his misadministration can continue [...]

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Tags: Banking · Charity · Death · Downtown · Greg Fischer · JCPS · Lexington · Music · Newspaper · Scandal · State Government

River Fields Cries Tears Of Joy Over Bald Eagles

April 5th, 2012 · 4 Comments

What would you do if your home, place of employment and entire community were wiped off the face of the earth by a tornado? Recovery in Eastern Kentucky will take a long time and only the Red Cross remains on the ground supporting the people who most need it. [Click Here To Give] What’s that? [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Charity · Derby Festival · Indiana · Lexington · Metro Government · MSD · Music · Ohio River Bridges · Oops · Politics · Weather

Everything’s Puppies & Rainbows With Cordish!

March 30th, 2012 · 6 Comments

We’re not going to shut up about you giving to the Red Cross for tornado relief efforts. This will take a long time. [Click Here To Give] Greg Fischer can’t even get basketball quotes right. It’s like he wants everyone across the Commonwealth to think he’s as disconnected as he really is. [KSR] There’s a [...]

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Tags: Charity · Cordish · Gays · Greg Fischer · JCPS · Lexington · LMPD · Metro Government · Music · Parks · Race · Scandal · Sex · Sports · WAVE · Weather

This Is Fancy: Gill Holland In The New York Times

February 21st, 2012 · Comments Off

Did you read Gill Holland in the New York Times? Check this out: Our record label put out one of 2011’s most blogged about and critically acclaimed records, Nerves Junior’s “As Bright as Your Night Light.” The hype was deafening. The band’s debut performance at the CMJ Festival in New York seemed to be on [...]

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Tags: Music · Possibility City

Why Do People Ruin Perfectly Good Alcohol???

February 14th, 2012 · 5 Comments

That sound? Why, that’s the sound of butt holes puckering over at the Metro Sewer District. Literally. [WFPL] Jefferson County Public Schools plan to start classes later in the 2012-2013 school year. [Toni Konz] GE is hiring 5,000 U.S. veterans and investing like woah in its plants. So it seems the company isn’t just playing [...]

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Tags: Alcohol · Business · Cordish · Health Care · Homeless · MSD · Music · Possibility City · Race · Thunder

How Dare Us Ask Qs About Kentucky Kingdom!

February 10th, 2012 · Comments Off

Greg Fischer is still pushing this aging care industry lobbyist mantra. Where the hell does he find the time to write all this and promote it on Facebook and Twitter? [Click the Clicky] Kentucky musician Ben Sollee was featured on CNN. Check this video out. It’ll autoplay. [CNN] Here’s Greg Fischer discussing the five finalists [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Gambling · Gannett · Gays · Greg Fischer · Horse Industry · Hype · Kentucky Kingdom · LMPD · Metro Council · Music · Newspaper · Race · State Government · Weather · WLKY

Louisville Orchestra Nightmare Rages On In Hell

February 9th, 2012 · Comments Off

Lawwwwd. When will this Louisville Orchestra mess just quit? Now the LO is pushing for binding arbitration to settle the musicians’ strike. The organization has given musicians and their union until February 17 to agree. From the LO release: Under arbitration, an independent third-party would review the case and make a binding decision regarding terms [...]

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Tags: Hype · Music · Possibility City

New Albany Says Louisville To Blame For Its Crime

February 1st, 2012 · Comments Off

A paramedic in Louisville is being ignored by Greg Fischer and most of his administration after an amputation. Meanwhile, the Parks director was allowed to keep his job after driving drunk in a city-owned vehicle, Metro Animal Services is killing more than ever before, the head of the Metro Sewer District was excoriated in an [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Greg Fischer · Indiana · Metro Council · Metro Government · Music · Old Louisville · Police · Possibility City · Scandal · State Government · Weather · West End

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