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Entries from March 2012

Greg Fischer Is Completely Embarrassing, Honestly

March 30th, 2012 · Comments Off

We’re not going to shut up about you giving to the Red Cross for tornado relief efforts. This will take a long time. [Click Here To Give] Don’t miss Comment on Kentucky tonight at 8:00 P.M. Eastern on KET. Scheduled guests: Bill Estep, Joe Gerth, Greg Stotelmyer. It’ll likely be boring this week but you [...]

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Tags: College Sports · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Embarrassing · Environment · Flashback · Giving Back · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Journalism · KY-4 · Presidential Race · Stats · Steve Beshear · The Gays · UofL

Papaw & Jerry Are Going To The Final Four

March 30th, 2012 · 1 Comment

That’s right – Steve Beshear and Jerry Abramson are going to the Final Four. “It’s a thrilling time to be a basketball fan in the state of Kentucky, because no matter who prevails Saturday night, the championship game will feature a team from Kentucky,” said Gov. Beshear. Beshear and his entire family will fly to [...]

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Tags: College Sports · Steve Beshear · Taxes · Wasted Money

Papaw Steve Beshear Really Did Just Give Up

March 30th, 2012 · Comments Off

Welp, looks like Papaw Beshear really did give up. The moment he realized the legislature wasn’t going to go gaga for horsey-only gambling, he just cold gave up. Eight days ago, we wondered why he had given up on keeping state employees and the general public up-to-date with his weekly videos. He dropped to once [...]

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Tags: Flashback · Gambling · Steve Beshear

Let’s Talk About That Damn Ark Park. Again.

March 30th, 2012 · Comments Off

Yesterday’s story in the Herald-Leader about $2 million in road expenditures for the Ark Park contains several, ahem, questionable bits. This: The $2 million would be used to purchase right-of-way and pre-construction work on an interchange with I-75. But that’s absolutely not the description of how those funds will be used in the piece of [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Steve Beshear · Taxes · Wasted Money

Are The Folks At WKYT Just Dumb As Hell?

March 30th, 2012 · Comments Off

Seriously, are the folks at WKYT dumb as hell? First it was running a location of the crime that the police called out as bogus and now this. Read this: We’re learning more about one of the two men charged with killing a Richmond couple. YouTube video obtained by WKYT shows Daniel Keene calling himself [...]

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Tags: Mainstream Mistake

Rep. Yarmuth On Teevee Talking Health Care

March 30th, 2012 · Comments Off

Here’s Congressman John Yarmuth talkin on the teevee about the Affordable Care Act:

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Tags: Health Care · John Yarmuth

Why IS Your Butthole Burning This Year, Kentucky?

March 30th, 2012 · 1 Comment

We’re not going to shut up about you giving to the Red Cross for tornado relief efforts. This will take a long time. [Click Here To Give] Here’s what President Barack Obama had to say about the Buffett Rule last night: The President proposed the Buffett Rule to ensure a very basic principle of fairness: [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Corruption · David L. Williams · Eastern Kentucky · Education · FEAR! · Giving Back · Greg Stumbo · Health Care · Humor · Jack Conway · Mainstream Mistake · Steve Beshear · Takin yer guns! · Taxes · Wasted Money

Zombie Apocalypse Or Jesus/End-Timer Planning?

March 29th, 2012 · Comments Off

We’re not going to shut up about you giving to the Red Cross for tornado relief efforts. This will take a long time. [Click Here To Give] How fitting that some slag from Mississippi would have a non-white representative escorted from the House floor for wearing a hoodie. Can’t be having a discussion about a [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Budget · College Sports · Congress · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · FEAR! · Flashback · Giving Back · Greg Fischer · Jobs · Presidential Race · Steve Beshear · Youth

No Transportation Lady? Meh, Not As Interesting

March 29th, 2012 · Comments Off

This week somebody who is NOT the Transportation Lady discusses the KYTC’s centennial: Transportation Lady is way better.

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Tags: Flashback · Spotted

Mitch McConnell Updates On Tornado Relief Efforts

March 29th, 2012 · Comments Off

Mitch McConnell spent nearly 11 minutes on the floor of the U.S. Senate discussing tornado relief efforts in Kentucky:

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Tags: Eastern Kentucky · Mitch McConnell · Senate