John Yarmuth’s health care town hall, the Louisville mayoral race, Chris Thieneman suing the city over the Cordish deal and more. Check us out this week.
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August 26th, 2009 · Comments Off
Robin Webb wins the 18th State Senate District special election, the Louisville mayoral race and potential candidates, Trey Grayson takes his campaign announcement across the state and the swine flu invades Oldham County schools. Check it out.
August 19th, 2009 · 2 Comments
Cordish corruption and ridiculous confidentiality agreements, Chris Thieneman threatening to sue the city, Gilles Meloche and Metro Animal Services, David Tandy, Greg Fischer, Jim King, Steve Pence doubts. Check it out. Thanks, Fox 41, for using sad footage of puppies to make everyone cry!
August 19th, 2009 · 10 Comments
A Polling We Will Go: The first Survey USA poll of the U.S. Senate race came out yesterday. Mongiardo leads Conway overall 39-31. Grayson leads Paul 37-26. Of course there’s more to the story. [Page One] Why Our Court System is Messed Up: Because ex-PRP coach Jason Stinson was re-indicted on wanton endangerment after his [...]
August 12th, 2009 · 29 Comments
WAVE-TV, like everyone else, reported on Monday’s local protest in front of John Yarmuth’s office. It was promoted by the Republican Party. Though we didn’t see him on camera, GM Steve Langford was there as a partipant, and WAVE added a disclaimer to its story, noting Langford’s presence. I don’t recall a local station executive [...]
August 12th, 2009 · Comments Off
So maybe this week’s segment doesn’t cover anything of import, but whatever. It’s all about Rick Pitino humping that awkward lady in our favorite Italian restaurant and then paying for her abortion. Like that matters. I mean, who hasn’t done that? Full disclosure: Fox41 refused to air the sex tape of that time Rick Pitino [...]
August 5th, 2009 · Comments Off
The scary and literal poo flood that wreaked havoc all over Louisville, Jerry & Steve touring the city and smelling the poo, all the news that didn’t happen because of the poo flood, University of Louisville spending thousands upon thousands of dollars prosecuting nursing student Nina Yoder because she exercised her freedom of speech only [...]
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August 3rd, 2009 · 15 Comments
For Fox41 and WLKY-TV, the Fancy Farm picnic wasn’t a compelling news item. The idea of sending a news crew to the Saturday picnic three hours away was either too expensive, too much trouble or simply not newsworthy enough. Neither station is hanging its hat on political coverage. WLKY dropped its Frankfort reporter last year [...]
July 29th, 2009 · Comments Off
Covered all kinds of stuff on the teevee this morning. Jim Bunning, Jerry Abramson at Fancy Farm, the awesome Golden B.S. Awards (love love LOVED watching Candyce Clifft as she was forced to speak of golden excrement – oh, how Rick wishes this were his idea) and how to get involved, something boring about Valhalla [...]
July 28th, 2009 · 3 Comments
It used to be a no-brainer on the first weekend in August. Every political reporter in Kentucky spent the weekend in western Kentucky and got familiar with barbecue, the heat and heated politics. That was before media started watching their pennies and foregoing most travel. And while the prospect of seeing what Jerry Abramson will [...]