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Entries from December 2008

2008 ROOTIES! They’re Finally Here

December 31st, 2008 · Comments Off

Joe does this every year and it keeps getting better and better. The 2008 Rooties!!! From Joe, “Oh yes, boys and girls, it’s that time of year again. It’s time for the winners and losers and douchebags of this fair year of our Lord, 2008. Barefoot and Progressive style. Last year, we had the “Rooties”. [...]

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Tags: FEAR! · Flashback · Humor

This Makes Us Wanna Throw Up

December 31st, 2008 · Comments Off

Are we gonna keep seeing crap like this the deeper we get into a recession? PADUCAH, Ky. — A grand jury in Paducah will review a felony theft charge against the local coordinator for Toys for Tots. Jason Carper is accused of stealing about $12,500 he solicited, saying a building was needed to store toys. [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Frustration

New Year’s Eve Time Wasting Round-Up

December 31st, 2008 · 11 Comments

We’re in all kinds of meetings this morning. So entertain yourself on this slowest of news days and final day of 2008. In other news, go see Slumdog Millionaire.  It’s the best movie we’ve seen all year. Ruh ro! Harsh words for Senator Mitch McConnell. “Mitch McConnell is not my friend. He is not a [...]

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Tags: Economy · Greg Stumbo · Humor · Jody Richards · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell

Fancy Gay-Hating Protest In Murray

December 30th, 2008 · 11 Comments

Man, that Murray. There are so many millions of known homosexuals there that a few hundred (or just three) people showed up this past weekend to protest the ho-mo-sexuals. Oh, and to do a little street preaching. Take a look at some shots a fancy reader sent us, here, on these internets: CLICK TO ENLARGE [...]

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Tags: FEAR! · Takin yer guns! · The Gays

Moving & Shaking In State Gubmint

December 30th, 2008 · 6 Comments

We go the release but are too lazy to write about it. Read all about it here. (They’re even using a picture swiped from our website. Ha.) It’s official, Jeff Derouen has hopped from Crit Luallen to Daniel Mongiardo to Executive Director of the Public Service Commission. His currently salary? $115,000. Derouen replaces Stephanie Stumbo. [...]

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Tags: Crit Luallen · Dan Mongiardo · Mainstream · Steve Beshear

Beshear: Give Pension $$ to Cities, Counties

December 30th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Steve Beshear held a press conference today asking the retirement system boards to provide $37 million+ to cities, counties and school districts in the wake of major shortfalls. The governor recommended that cities and counties be allowed to spread their required contributions over a ten-year period instead of the current five. He says it would [...]

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Tags: Budget · Economy · Steve Beshear

Page One & The ‘Ville Voice on TeeVee

December 30th, 2008 · Comments Off

Shady/corrupt towing at the Highlands Walgreens, predictions for 2009, the hypocrisy of Kelly Flood hating the gays. Last appearance for 2008!

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Tags: Corruption · FEAR! · Hypocrisy · Mainstream · The Gays

Lunsford for U.S. Senate in 2010 Buzz?

December 30th, 2008 · 9 Comments

There’s a lot of talk among a couple lazy folks who can’t find anything else to write about. All two of them think Bruce Lunsford could be a potential Senate contender in 2010. Haha, no. Fat chance. Here’s what a former aide to our friend Bruce had to say about a potential candidacy: “There are [...]

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Tags: Bruce Lunsford · Mainstream Mistake · Senate

Tuesday. 20 More Days of Dubya Remain.

December 30th, 2008 · Comments Off

In case you missed it: Kelly Flood is apparently the biggest hypocrite we’ve ever elected. From being a pro-equality woman who thinks for herself to bigot-supporting woman who takes Bob Damron’s lead in under a month. So much for her political career. Or her constituency in the 75th. Or her campaign promises. Or the people [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Discrimination · Economy · Humor · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · Mitch McConnell · Senate · The Gays · Trey Grayson

Kelly Flood: A Profile in Hypocrisy and Hate

December 29th, 2008 · 9 Comments

Who knew Kelly Flood, a self-proclaimed “Liberal Democrat” would turn out to be a lying hypocrite who is filled to the brim with political ineptitude? That’s right, Kelly Flood. She campaigned on the coattails of Senator-elect Kathy Stein and Judge Ernesto Scorsone. She had a campaign staff filled with openly gay individuals. She had the [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Greg Stumbo · Hypocrisy · The Gays