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Entries from April 2010

Don’t Get Too Drunk To Remember The Derby

April 30th, 2010 · 5 Comments

Rand Paul’s supporters are taking a moment from hiding in meemaw’s basement to sit in absolute denial on the internets. Apparently it’s unconstitutional and illegal – an affront to AMERICA!!1! – to question Saint Dr. Rand. Hilarity ensues as the liberty christ people pour out of chester vans everywhere. [Page One] Remember that loon Marilyn [...]

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Tags: Congress · Dan Mongiardo · Environment · Flashback · Gambling · Humor · Investigation · Jack Conway · Kentucky Tourism · Rand Paul · Senate

Gov… FIRST LADY’S Weekly Video Address

April 30th, 2010 · Comments Off

This week First Lady Jane Beshear takes Governor Steve Beshear’s place to discuss the Celebration of Hope:

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Tags: Giving Back · Kentucky Tourism · Steve Beshear

Mean Old Jack Conway Was On The TeeVee

April 30th, 2010 · Comments Off

Lookit, Jack Conway was on the teevee while at Churchill Downs a little bit ago: How mean of him to accept free media about his horse that will run in the Kentucky Derby. What an America-hater he is.

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Tags: Jack Conway · Spotted

Are You Registered To Vote In The May Primary?

April 30th, 2010 · 6 Comments

In 2006 there were 2,709,959 Kentuckians registered to vote in the primary. In 2008 there were 2,857,231. In the 2008 general, there were 2,906,809 registered. For this year’s primary there are just 2,851,996 people registered to vote. From the Secretary of State’s office: Registration figures continued to show little change in the percentage of male [...]

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Tags: Stats · Trey Grayson

Does Rand Paul Have Something To Hide?

April 30th, 2010 · 56 Comments

Note to new readers: Please visit our front page for more on Rand Paul. Original story below… Guess how much a successful ophthalmologist like Rand Paul makes in a year? Just $46,143, according to his personal financial disclosure (Warning: PDF Link). Not sure how someone who lives in a $500,000 home in a gated community [...]

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Tags: Rand Paul · Senate · Spotted

Transportation Lady’s Weekly “KYTC Minute”

April 30th, 2010 · 1 Comment

This week the Transportation Lady discusses the Watterson Expressway-Westport Road interchange in Louisville and the I-65 revitalization project: Unfortunately, TL didn’t note that Beshear didn’t show up – he was en route to the mine disaster in Western Kentucky.

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Tags: Spotted · Steve Beshear

TGIF! It’s Oaks Day & No One Is Likely Reading

April 30th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Trey Grayson said in a letter to the Courier-Journal that he didn’t want the paper’s endorsement. But that’s not what he told the editorial board – on video – just a few weeks ago.  Who is making these silly mistakes for Trey?  Why doesn’t he have competent people to give him advice?  Goodness. [See For [...]

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Tags: Budget · Corruption · Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Humor · Hypocrisy · Investigation · Jack Conway · Jobs · Rand Paul · Senate · Spotted · Steve Henry · Trey Grayson

Thursday Evening Dept of… Blergh… Derby ZZz

April 29th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Lt. Dan has 20 trading securities in the back of his pickemup truck. You know, those thingies he’s so mad at Jack Conway for having. [Barefoot & Progressive] A mine disaster in Western Kentucky? Ugh. Here we go again. [C-J & CNN] This week Fairdale Bigfoot has advice for going to Churchill Downs. Mustache rides, [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Dan Mongiardo · Environment · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · Kentucky Tourism · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · Taxes · Trey Grayson

Mongiardo Spends Like A Bailed Out CEO

April 29th, 2010 · 3 Comments

New video from Jack Conway’s camp:

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Tags: Dan Mongiardo · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · Senate

Sweeney Is An Also-Running Senate Candidate

April 29th, 2010 · 6 Comments

Maurice Sweeney (Warning: visiting his site will result in a loud ass flash video auto-playing) is one of the myriad candidates running for the U.S. Senate here in Kentucky. He’s a Democrat, but almost nobody knows who he is. The fact that his campaign never responds to inquiries may have something to do with it. [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Senate