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Entries from February 2009

More of the Same at KDP?

February 28th, 2009 · 4 Comments

From the Department of We Told You So… Charlie Moore is the new chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party, like we said. And Jeremy Horton resigned. Do you hear the hoots and hollers of being overjoyed? 20+ people have called us cheering over that. An era of bullshit, hatred, wasted money and all-around laziness is […]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Hypocrisy · KDP

Watch Comment on Kentucky Tonight!

February 27th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Don’t forget to watch Comment on Kentucky tonight at 8:00 P.M. Eastern on KET. Scheduled guests: Ronnie Ellis, CNHI Mark Hebert, WHAS-TV Jenna Mink, Bowling Green Daily News If you miss it? Hit the archive at KET’s website. UPDATE: Thanks to Ronnie Ellis for the shout-out! No wonder Comment is our favorite show.

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Tags: Journalism · Mainstream

More on the Bunning Threat to Resign…

February 27th, 2009 · 14 Comments

The story went mainstream. From our earlier story: Rumor has it that Jim Bunning is so spitting mad that he’s telling people he’ll just resign and let Steve (Beshear) appoint someone.How bout them apples? And can you even IMAGINE? Ha! UPDATE: Spoke with one of Bunning’s staffers and they don’t deny it. WTF. Granted, it […]

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Tags: Humor · Jim Bunning · Mainstream · Senate

Governor Steve Beshear’s Weekly Address

February 27th, 2009 · 1 Comment

This week the governor rattles on about auto racing…

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Tags: Kentucky Business · Steve Beshear

We’re Calling It a Day, So, Later!

February 27th, 2009 · 11 Comments

We’ve been working since, oh, hundreds of hours before daylight. So. Later. Here’s some stuff to keep you occupied: It’ll be weird and awesome if D.C. actually gets a vote. [NY Times’ The Caucus] This victory for reproductive rights will surely send Simon & Cothran into a tailspin. [Amplify] Ron Paul’s son to run for […]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Giving Back · Humor · Iraq · Jobs · Mainstream · Military · Senate · Steve Beshear

RUH RO: Big Girl Fight In Frankfort This Morning

February 27th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Let’s hear it for this morning’s scandalous exchange between David Williams and Larry Dale Keeling! During this morning’s leadership press conference, well, the, uh, fireworks were flying. Williams told Keeling he had no grounds for writing what he wrote. As far as we know, he was talking about the super-secret-legislative-CIA-monster called the General Assembly Accountability […]

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Tags: David L. Williams · Humor · Mainstream

Hot Off the U.S. Senate Rumor Mill

February 27th, 2009 · 14 Comments

NOTE: CLICK HERE for an update – mainstream media has verified everything we reported. Here’s the original story: Rumor has it that Jim Bunning is so spitting mad that he’s telling people he’ll just resign and let Steve (Beshear) appoint someone. How bout them apples? And can you even IMAGINE? Ha! UPDATE: Spoke with one […]

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Tags: Humor · Jim Bunning · Senate

TGIF! What a Weird Week It’s Been

February 27th, 2009 · 9 Comments

Something we’d like to know re: SB68 – If this bill is going to either House Judiciary or Health & Welfare, why are we adopting a title amendment making its subject public safety? We know the homosexuals are unsafe and unpredictable. A moment of complaint: WTF is up with the Herald-Leader’s ridiculous decision to require […]

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Tags: Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · FEAR! · Frustration · The Gays

Thursday Afternoon Dept of Moving Forward

February 26th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Greg Stumbo said today that SB68 would be assigned to the House Judiciary committee if it makes it out of the State Senate. But we hear he’s planning on assigning the legislation to Health & Welfare, chaired by Tom Burch. We’ll believe it when we see it. Hahaha. Martin Cothran is terrified of women. And […]

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Tags: Afghanistan · Budget · Corruption · Discrimination · Economy · Education · FEAR! · Giving Back · Greg Stumbo · Health Care · Humor · Iraq · Jack Conway · Jim Bunning · Kentucky Business · Mainstream · Military · Mitch McConnell · The Gays

Now We’re Selfish and Don’t Think Or More On Martin Cothran’s Secretly Dirty Obsession With Us

February 26th, 2009 · 7 Comments

When will Martin Cothran realize he is eating out of the palm of our hand? He must not realize that it’s contagious. Read his latest regurgitation from 1955: I’ve gotten into the argument about gay pedophilia before, openly wondering how people like Jake can criticize the Catholic Church for doing too little to reprimand priests […]

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Tags: Discrimination · FEAR! · Hypocrisy · The Gays