No, they weren’t kidding. BIG TIME PEE ALERT.
Check this media advisory:
Nov. 30, 2010
Gov. Beshear to hold press conference
- WHO: Gov. Steve Beshear
Cary Summers, consultant to Ark Encounter LLC Mike Zovath, senior vice president of Answers in Genesis and head of the Creation Museum project
Grant County Judge/Executive Darrell Link
- WHAT: New northern Kentucky tourism and economic development project announcement
- WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern time
- WHERE: State CapitolRoom 110
That creation museum theme park is totally happening.
Ride them dineysores, son!
UPDATE: Okay, I know Hanukkah isn’t the holiest time of year. But is it merely an accident that these folks would hold the presser on the first day of the holiday? Really? And does no one in the governor’s office think these things through? Why, you’d think a prominent Jew doesn’t oversee a majority of state government or something.