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Entries Tagged as 'Presidential Race 08'

Ambassador Barzun Spoke At TEDx in Stockholm

June 21st, 2010 · Comments Off

U.S. Ambassador to Sweden Matthew Barzun spoke at TEDx about President Barack Obama’s presidential campaign in 2008: Now maybe Jack Conway will wake up to the realization that he needs to can these good old boy consultants and ditch the staffers who are only out for a paycheck? Doubtful, I know.

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Tags: Politics · Presidential Race 08 · Senate Race · Video

David Tandy’s Campaign Wakes Up a Bit

December 15th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Yesterday David Tandy’s mayoral campaign woke up for a minute and sent out an email blast. Take a look: Just over a year ago Progressives across America came together and worked to change our political system and help elect a president who has made each of us proud. Here in Louisville we have the opportunity [...]

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Tags: Democrats · Hype · Mayor's Race 2010 · Politics · Presidential Race 08

It’s Thursday and It’s Cold Out There

October 1st, 2009 · 1 Comment

Political communications analyst Kathleen Hall Jamieson will discuss money and media in Barack Obama’s 2008 victory at the University of Louisville. October 19, 6:00 P.M. in Speed Art Museum Auditorium. [Press Release] East Market Street’s newest street art installation wants to build a relationship. And it is amazing. Be sure to watch the video provided [...]

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Tags: Art · Dan Mongiardo · Downtown · Education · Ethics · Festival · Gannett · JCPS · LG&E · Politics · Presidential Race 08

Good Excuses for Long Hoops Lunches

March 12th, 2009 · Comments Off

It’s one of the few days each year that sports bars are packed during the lunch hour. Cards at Noon, Cats at 1. Hope you’ve got an understanding boss. Transparency Talk: This morming, Tony Cruise had as a guest David Toborowsky, an assistant to State Sen. Dan Seum and a harsh critic of the Mayor. [...]

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Tags: Death · Gays · Horse Industry · Newspaper · Presidential Race 08 · Religion · Republican Party · State Government · Zoning

Big Inauguration Party Tomorrow – Come!

January 19th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Okay, we gave in and agreed to be sponsors. So now you have to come. Our 1 Planet, Interfaith Paths to Peace and other organizations are holding a fancy inauguration party tomorrow night at the historic Henry Clay Ballroom in Louisville, at 604 South Third Street. From 11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M., there’s a luncheon [...]

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Tags: Downtown · Hype · Jerry Abramson · John Yarmuth · Politics · Presidential Race 08 · Trey Grayson

Big Inauguration Event in Louisville

January 8th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Hey, folks, let’s think for a moment… How interested would you be in attending a big, non-partisan inauguration party/happy hour in Louisville on the 20th? We’re gauging interest for some friends and a couple organizations who are planning an event. So, let us know via email or in the comments about whether you’d be interested [...]

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Tags: Hype · Presidential Race 08

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

November 5th, 2008 · 4 Comments

God Jesus we move our head and eyes around way too much on the teevee. Plus it’s way worse when we’re super-sleepy. You likey? Like how I over-dressed? Stephen crosses his legs just like me. Because he is as skinny as me– dangerous for him, because I’m likely to maul anyone who tries to outdo [...]

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Page One & The ‘Ville Voice On TeeVee

November 4th, 2008 · Comments Off

It’s our fancy election day edition of being on the teevee! Check it. Lots of discussion about Katie King pulling something off, Jennifer Moore screwing up, alcohol, being important. 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: Anne Northup · Bruce Lunsford · Cable · Congress · CW · Democrats · Doug Hawkins · Election · Hype · John Yarmuth · Media · Metro Council · Mitch McConnell · Morning Shows · Oops · Politics · Presidential Race 08 · Republican Party · Senate Race · South End · TV · Video

Big Announcement: Commitment 2008 Coverage

October 31st, 2008 · 8 Comments

On Election Night, your favorite bloggers will be all over the TV. That’s right, Jake and Rick will be providing political expertise and analysis on Louisville’s WLKY-TV– both on television and on the web. It all starts at 7:00 P.M. Eastern and will last all night. We’ll be blogging live, of course, so you can [...]

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Tags: Blogging · Cable · Democrats · Election · Hype · Journalism · Media · Politics · Presidential Race 08 · Republican Party · Senate Race · TV · Video · WLKY