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Entries from April 2009

Holy Crap! What a Day! For Real

April 30th, 2009 · 4 Comments

All right. Today got the better of us. And you’ll see why. It was tons of fun. Isn’t it interesting that Ken Herndon or one of his supporters have taken it upon themselves to trash us – Ken’s only support in the news world? Really smooth move. Way to piss off your support base, Ken. [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Flashback · Investigation · Jack Conway · The Gays

Battle Between UofL and Norton Healthcare

April 30th, 2009 · 8 Comments

There’s a mysterious battle going on between the University of Louisville and Norton Healthcare. And the Governor just released this interesting statement: “I met Wednesday night with University of Louisville President Jim Ramsey and Norton Healthcare CEO Steve Williams. The meeting occurred at my request because of my increasing concerns about the ongoing dispute between [...]

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Tags: Health Care · Steve Beshear · UofL

Breaking: Investigation Into Falsified Mine Reports

April 30th, 2009 · 3 Comments

We’ve just obtained a document from the Office of the Attorney General that appears to indicate there is an open and ongoing investigation into allegedly falsified mine reports from Betty Sue Whitaker. Told you on Tuesday that the OAG’s Communications Director, Allison Martin, told us that the office could neither confirm nor deny any investigation. [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Investigation · Jack Conway

Thursday Morning of Mitch Wants His Money

April 30th, 2009 · 3 Comments

President Barack Obama called Mitch McConnell out during his primetime speech last night. It’s time for McConnell to start meeting the man half way. [Huffington Post] Republican Virginia Foxx had the nerve to suggest the Matthew Shepard hate crime was a hoax. Seriously. [Daily Kos] Steve Megerle, convicted for his role in a homophobic campaign [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Discrimination · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Jim Bunning · Mainstream · Mitch McConnell · The Gays

Wednesday Afternoon Dept of Ready for LOST!

April 29th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Whew! What a day. Is anyone else sick in the head enough to watch LOST? We’re always excited for Wednesday night. Don’t judge. Here’s some stuff for you to enjoy. See the fancy bombshell released in the case of the homophobic anti-Kern Herndon mail piece? Almost mind-blowing. [Page One] We’ve been poking around campaign finance [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Discrimination · Flashback · Jim Bunning · John Yarmuth · Senate · Steve Beshear · Taxes · The Gays

Big News: Guilty Pleas in Covington Hate Case

April 29th, 2009 · Comments Off

Jack Conway and the Office of the Attorney General just announced the conviction, by guilty plea, of the three defendants in connection with their joint roles in election finance crimes in Covington last year. Steven Megerle pled guilty to one count of conspiracy to violate campaign finance restrictions and one count of conspiracy to fail [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Discrimination · Investigation · Jack Conway · Law Enforcement

Flashback: Homophobic Anti-Herndon Mailer

April 29th, 2009 · 11 Comments

Before you read any further, please take a moment to refresh. We believed Jim King was involved in the homophobic mail piece attacking Ken Herndon from May 2008. Read all about it by clicking here. Then take a moment to read the following five stories: here, here, here, here and here. Now, let’s proceed. Like [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Discrimination · Flashback · Investigation · The Gays

Rumors From the Frankfort Water Cooler

April 29th, 2009 · 7 Comments

Remember when Bob Damron, Larry Clark, Greg Stumbo and Rocky Adkins all declared that they would stand up to David Williams? All that huffing and puffing went out the window this week when they agreed to support a Williams campaign promise. They allowed King David to split the interim committee of Agriculture & Natural Resources [...]

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Tags: David Williams · Flashback · Greg Stumbo · Rumor · Steve Beshear

Jim Gooch Lunacy Skyrockets Again

April 29th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Several members of the Kentucky legislature tell us that Democratic State Rep. Jim Gooch has once again sent a memo to his fellow House members denying global warming.  Guess appearing on Good Morning America wasn’t enough. In the memo he attacks Al Gore and the Democrats and says what they’re doing (believing in science/facts/global warming) [...]

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Tags: Embarrassing · Environment · Hypocrisy

Mongiardo Campaign Kicked Diane Brumback Out

April 29th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Why did Daniel Mongiardo’s campaign kick Diane Brumback out of his northern Kentucky event last night? I received a blanket email from the campaign about tonight’s event which you can read below. I scheduled a meeting at the site so that I could attend Daniel’s gig after finishing up. Read this – I mean it’s [...]

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Tags: Dan Mongiardo · Embarrassing · Senate