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Some Greg Fischer Minimum Wage Back Story

February 16th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Lost in all the mainstream and social media hubbub over the minimum wage hike in Louisville was what people actually told Greg Fischer’s office. Fischer’s been fond of telling the community that most people opposed the wage increase. But who was telling him that? What kind of businesses do they operate? What did they really […]

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Tags: Economy · Greg Fischer · Metro Council · Oops

Auditor Releases SE Bullitt Fire District Report

January 15th, 2015 · Comments Off

State Auditor of Public Accounts Adam Edelen just a bit ago released an examination of the Southeast Bullitt Fire District finding weaknesses in financial controls. Edelen is especially worked up because he loves the publicity and is going to great lengths to point out that the fire department is in violation of a special district […]

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Tags: Oops · State Government

When Will The Adults Be In Charge Of JCPS?

January 9th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Help Kenn Parks. He deserves it. His son deserves it. [Give Back] A JCPS official says EMS examined six students at Byck Elementary School on Cedar Street for frostbite after reports that they were suffering from exposure to the cold due to a lengthy wait at a bus stop. [WDRB] Yep, a Senate foe who […]

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Tags: Alcohol · Bad Behavior · Discrimination · Gays · Indiana · JCPS · Mitch McConnell · Newspaper · Oops · Politics · Republican Party · Scandal · State Government · University of Louisville

No Poverty? Thousands Can’t Pay Their LG&E Bill

January 7th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Louisville Metro Council elected leadership Monday night and there’s a few familiar faces in the leadership positions. [WDRB] The local paper finally did a story about the minimum wage increase and this is what they came up with. [C-J/AKN] Should everyone be skeptical about the new hotel plans? [More C-J/AKN] Mayor Rick Richards pleaded guilty […]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dining · Dogs · Downtown · Greg Fischer · Indiana · Metro Council · Metro Government · Mitch McConnell · Oops · Poverty · State Government · Weather

Seems Possibility City Is Forgetting Who Tandy Is

December 22nd, 2014 · 1 Comment

For all of you folks suggesting David Tandy should be governor or lieutenant governor? Maybe take a trip down the recent memory rabbit hole: Tandy opposed requiring the mayor’s office to provide additional financial details about the operational budget Tandy has been pushing for tolls since before day one He went to Baltimore to get […]

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Tags: Hype · Metro Council · Oops · Politics

NKL Can’t Even Grift Originally These Days

December 10th, 2014 · Comments Off

No Kill Louisville, the once-decent organization that is still being accused by former officials of fraudulent, scandalous shenanigans, is at it again. (This is what happens when people turn a blind eye to grifting) The organization…. well… look: THE GRIFT They’re grifting. Giving a bogus story about a dog in order to rake in cash. […]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Oops

JCPS Has Another Boiling Disaster On Its Hands

November 17th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Remember when we expressed concern about Helene Kramer, the JCPS new hire who immediately started causing drama? Well… check this out: The executive director of communications for Jefferson County Public Schools is under investigation for a personnel matter, the district confirmed to WDRB News on Friday. JCPS would not release any additional information regarding Helene […]

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Tags: Discrimination · JCPS · Oops · Scandal

Another Not So Great Change At LMAS…

November 11th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Dozens of you have sent this in and the best way to fill you in is to share information from Facebook: THE LATEST LMAS FUN The guy is a nice person. We’ve written about him in the past and have interacted with him. But that doesn’t mean he’s not a hoarder — because he is. […]

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Tags: Dogs · Metro Government · Oops

JCTA Put Its Foot In Its Mouth With That One

October 31st, 2014 · 1 Comment

Some Jefferson County teachers are upset after their names were included without their knowledge in a political advertisement sent to approximately 50,000 voters by the Jefferson County Teachers Association. [WDRB] A record 548,815 people are registered to vote in Jefferson County in the general election Tuesday, Nov. 4, newly released figures by the Jefferson County […]

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Tags: Bellarmine · Churchill Downs · Death · Dogs · Domestic Violence · Downtown · Election · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Indiana · JCPS · Oops · Politics

Animal Advocacy Perfect Storm Continues…

October 28th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Let’s get this out of the way: no one here is anti-sex toy or anti-sex toy party. But. Get a load of this: FROM NO KILL LOUISVILLE Nitpick: Bruce Avenue is in 40208, not 40206. No Kill Louisville is selling sex toys as part of a fundraiser to pay rent for its mostly empty warehouse. […]

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Tags: Dogs · Oops