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You’re Not Shocked Papaw Used The Plane Again

March 19th, 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]

Yep, Steve Beshear once again used the state plane to go to the SEC. The KDRP is going to reimburse the state for the trip. And the question remains – will Beshear be reporting this on taxes as income? [H-L]

How do you terrify the mouth-breathers? Tell them that President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign is watching them. [Politico]

This is how the fundamentalist mind compels conservative “Christians” to force their beliefs on you. [Truthout]

A comment made by Senator Mitch McConnell is a reminder of how some lawmakers plainly do not understand the role of the judiciary. [The Atlantic]

If you think the editorial board of A Kentucky Newspaper isn’t completely disconnected from reality? Read this. It’s a look into how they live in a different class of society. [C-J/AKN]

Voters will hold President Barack Obama responsible for rising gas prices even though he isn’t. [The Economist]

Steve Beshear will be in West Liberty again today between 1:00 P.M. and 2:00 P.M. to “view tornado recovery efforts.” Which are functioning just fine without him. This is called a photo op on the backs of poor people. [Press Release]

For Mittens Romney, his campaign is shaped by Bush allies. Which means more of the same failures that this country doesn’t need. [Reuters]

Wait, how on earth is Lexington still discussing that PeckrePointe project/disaster thing going on? This is about as silly as Louisville’s Ohio River Bridges Debacle. [H-L]

OH NO THE WORLD IS GONNA END. 10,000+ people in Lexington are without electricity this morning. [WKYT]

What’s this, two men interrupting Rick Santorum’s banal rambling to lock lips in a simple act of protest against homophobia? ACTION TEAM FORCE PATRIOTISM TO THE RESCUE. [Wonkette]

West Liberty Elementary School students are returning to classes today. Just not in their regular location. [WLEX18]

It’s said that you can judge a man by the quality of his enemies. If the same principle applies to legislation, the Affordable Care Act — which was signed into law two years ago, but for the most part has yet to take effect — sits in a place of high honor. [NYT]

Really? Anybody could look at this case and say racism didn’t play a gigantic part in the senseless murder? [HuffPo]

Tags: Barack Obama · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · FEAR! · Giving Back · Health Care · KDP · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Steve Beshear · The Gays

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  • 1 Novena // Mar 19, 2012 at 10:33 am

    “Mitch’s Ongoing Fight for Amurkin Jobs”

    Reporter: “Senator, weren’t you once a judge? How would you have felt about your job being held up for such a long time for purely political reasons?

    Mitch: “That was a long time ago. I am now entrusted with gettin’ jobs for Amurkins, and I sweat every day about that.”

    Reporter: “With all due respect, Senator, I see no perspiration under your armpits and your suit is firmly pressed.”

    Mitch” “You little twerp.”