Yesterday Congressman John Yarmuth introduced legislation to reject the influence of Hugo Chavez (FEAR!!1!) and Saudi Arabian oil companies in American elections. The resolution condemns the Supreme Court’s decision to allow unlimited spending by foreign-owned corporations, Wall Street banks and bailed-out CEOs. [Press Release] Wondering how fundraising is going for Jerry Abramson and Steve Beshear? [...]
Entries Tagged as 'WDRB'
April 21st, 2010 · 2 Comments
Tags: Awards · Bad Behavior · Churchill Downs · Congress · Economy · Education · Health Care · JCPS · Jerry Abramson · Jim King · John Yarmuth · Mayor's Race 2010 · Politics · Senate Race · Steve Beshear · University of Louisville · WDRB
March 26th, 2010 · 5 Comments
This is very important and urgent news! [WLKY] Could the nation’s most eco-friendly school be located right here in Indiucky/Louisville Proper? [C-J] Check out this profile of Democratic mayoral candidate Lisa Moxley from Bennett Haeberle. [FOX41] David Tandy also got a fancy profile. He’s still unable to explain his JBS Swift flip-flop. (P.S. to Bennett: [...]
March 18th, 2010 · 9 Comments
FOX41 interviewed Greg Fischer, a candidate for mayor, and asked him about being a union buster: He says the future of Louisville depends on its main manufacturing companies like Ford and General Electric. While he’s received several labor endorsements from the United Auto Workers and firefighters, some have criticized Fischer for being anti-union. He responds, [...]
January 13th, 2010 · 10 Comments
From her Facebook fan page: BIG CAREER ANNOUNCEMENT: This Fan Page is where you’ll find all the information and future updates, so check back soon. TIME TO SAY GOODBYE… I’m leaving WDRB-TV FOX 41 in early 2010, after more than 4 years as a news reporter and anchor here. Early on, I fell in love with [...]
November 19th, 2009 · 20 Comments
We hear through the grapevine that Kyle Draper (going to Comcast in Boston – not sure how we missed that one/maybe we reported this previously?) and Chase Cain (moving to Los Angeles to be an actor?) are leaving WHAS11. Also hear Dick Irby is leaving FOX41 for a move to Arkansas.
November 6th, 2009 · 22 Comments
Andy Alcock got his hands on tapes released in Dawn Simpson’s complaint against Gilles Meloche. And they are juicy: “I’m trying to have a legitimate conversation with the guy and he walks around the desk and hugs and kisses me on the neck and says, ‘Aw, poor baby,’” Simpson told the investigator. -SNIP- “’I really [...]
October 16th, 2009 · 2 Comments
Greg Fischer is holding a Halloween party or something. We got the press release but, well, just go here. [WFPL] Some dude went to Warshington with the gays. [C-J] Kentucky gets a D in protecting the legal rights of abused children. [Bluegrass Politics] Louisville’s fire recruit class will graduate today at 10:00 A.M. at the [...]
September 23rd, 2009 · Comments Off
This week we discuss Jason Stinson (no mention of his ridiculous religious statements), stupid rumors about Heather French Henry and the mayoral race (for the record, we did not hear from reliable source that she’s considering this race, not sure why that was said on television), something about Kentucky Kingdom and a roller coaster, yadda [...]
September 10th, 2009 · 18 Comments
More Disgusting News: This morning, just after listening to all the racist rednecks who listen to Francene call in to complain about Pres. Obama and his health care speech last night, I got Billy Reed’s well-written piece about how UK fans were incensed that Coach Calipari sent the Commander in Chief a UK jersey. He [...]
September 9th, 2009 · Comments Off
Louisville’s checkbook, Jerry Abramson’s Cordish scandal and taxpayers never finding out how the money was spent, Chris Thieneman’s candidacy, Hal Heiner, Jim Ellis, we’ve got it all. Check it out.