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T-Shirts and the Chests Who Wear Them

September 21st, 2009 · 2 Comments

One of the cooler parts of the Idea Festival this week is a project by local photographer Leslie Lyons, who wants you to wear your most provocative t-shirt down to the 21C Hotel on Thursday so she can take your photo. It’s called Talking Back. As Lyons explained, one of the featured subjects from Louisville [...]

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Tags: Art · IF 08 · Photo

Only in America, and Kentucky

July 3rd, 2009 · Comments Off

One thing we can all agree on — America is a wonderful place to live. So I hope you’re getting out and celebrating. Meanwhile, here’s some things to think about that make America great… Chicken on Crutches: In its ongoing efforts to point out KFC’s cruelty to chickens, PETA wants to put up a statue [...]

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Tags: Art · Churchill Downs · Downtown · Gambling · Metro Government · Ohio River Bridges · Photo · Religion

Stereotypes Are Fun

June 1st, 2009 · 5 Comments

Did you a double-take when you saw this ad in LEO this week? Were you wondering what a scantily-clad, obviously pregnant bride would be used to promote? If you answered, “bachelor parties at a gun range,” of course, you were right on target. The ad is for a Crestwood business that hopes to attract parties [...]

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Tags: Advertising · LEO · Photo

OK, Read This First, then Start the Weekend

May 29th, 2009 · 2 Comments

We’re on the patio at the Gardiner Lane Heine Bros. because, well, it was impossible to stay indoors any longer. Join us at the Dan Dry photo exhibit at the ArtXP Gallery in Butchertown tonight. Meanwhile, here’s some stuff to end the week on…. Posing for Vogue: Fashion photographers for magazines like Vogue are probably [...]

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Tags: Health Care · Horse Industry · Kentucky Derby · Magazine · Photo · Steve Beshear · TV · University of Louisville

Photo Festival Opens With Dan Dry

May 27th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Dan Dry may live in Chicago, but he’s a local treasure among the photography community. So it’s no wonder he’s leading off the Louisville Visual Arts Festival, a two-month exhibition of photography spanning 25 galleries during June and July. On Friday, Dry’s “Moments in Time” exhibition opens at the ArtXP Gallery in Butchertown. A public [...]

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Tags: Art · Photo · Politics

Gassed Up and Ready

May 6th, 2009 · 10 Comments

Suddenly, gas prices jump 30 cents a gallon. No reason given.  No one in the gas supply pipeline can explain it. It just is. Which sucks. Jack Conway, if you can find the bad guys involved in this, that Senate seat is yours. Saw This One Coming: The police union is now complaining that its [...]

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Tags: Crime · Downtown · Gas · Greater Louisville Inc. · Jack Conway · Jerry Abramson · John Yarmuth · LMPD · Metro Council · Photo · Police · Religion · Reporters

Keeping Up with the Locals

April 23rd, 2009 · 1 Comment

The idea of picking out an interesting person and profiling them isn’t new — it’s always been among the most popular features of Business First. But the I Live in Louisville portraits done by Leslie Lyons are special — she manages to find the kind of people that make you realize our city has a [...]

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Tags: Art · Branding · Photo

Ice Tsunami – More Photos

January 28th, 2009 · Comments Off

Why “ice tsunami”? When sheets of ice slide off of your house, it kinda sounds like a huge wave crashing. The Governor is visiting Lexington (1:00 P.M. presser with Jim Newberry, Urban County Govt Center) and Louisville (4:00 P.M. presser with Jerry Abramson, old Federal Reserve Building) to assess storm damage this afternoon. There are [...]

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Tags: Photo · Possibility City

Obama’s Louisville

December 11th, 2008 · 4 Comments

A photo book about Barack Obama’s ties to Louisville may not seem like much, we know. But when you examine his deep ties to the city and the Commonwealth and the time he’s spent here over the past few years, you really begin to understand that an Obama presidency may be the best thing to [...]

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Tags: Books · Branding · Celebrity · Photo · Presidential Race 08

Page One & The ‘Ville Voice on TeeVee

June 20th, 2008 · Comments Off

We unveiled a photo of Mark Hebert with giant hair, discussed Denise Bentley’s possible involvement in a sickeningly homophobic campaign mailer and all kinds of fancy elitism. Us. On the teevee again. Get the latest Flash Player to see this player. [Javascript required to view Flash movie, please turn it on and refresh this page]

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Tags: Cable · Contests · CW · Election · Hype · Journalism · Judges · Media · Photo · TV · Video