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Entries from March 2013

It’s Been A Major Week For Pension Scandals

March 29th, 2013 · Comments Off

You know how people at Kentucky Retirement Systems are always trying to give us crap? Interesting how that works. SAC Capital Advisors LP’s Michael Steinberg was arrested at his home today by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in New York, agency spokesman Peter Donald said. [Bloomberg] More than two years ahead of a [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Crit Luallen · Eastern Kentucky · Journalism · Mitch McConnell

House Republicrats’ Final Weekly Videurtape

March 29th, 2013 · Comments Off

Do you have a sad for the House Republicans, since this is their final weekly video for a while? They continue to believe they passed real pension reform, despite ignoring the root of the problems at Kentucky Retirement Systems. And they still believe obese, white, Christian males are being persecuted by the libruls because they [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · FEAR! · RPK

NAACP Calls For UK To Change Its Race Ways

March 29th, 2013 · 2 Comments

The race relations battle continues between the University of Kentucky and the NAACP. Let’s dig in to the March 7 letter from the NAACP to UK: This letter is written in response to your letter dated January 14, 2013. In the first paragraph you stated that you “furnished a University website that could be used [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Education · UK

Some Fun Placement Agent News For Kentucky

March 29th, 2013 · Comments Off

Oh, yes, it’s time for more Kentucky Retirement Systems placement agents fun: What do Bill Clinton, Sylvester Stallone, Lynn Swann, Uma Thurman, Al Pachino, Lauren Bacal, the Lincoln bedroom, and a pole dancer have in common — the answer is placement agents. -SNIP- While placement agents for the most part do not seem to have [...]

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Tags: Corruption

See Richard Henderson Freak Out Over “Waship”

March 29th, 2013 · 4 Comments

Richard Henderson had a spectacular meltdown a few days ago over all the libruls trying to prevent “waship,” whatever that means: What Henderson doesn’t mention or has no clue about? Part of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which he referenced, was overturned as unconstitutional because it violated the 14th Amendment. And the whole mess was [...]

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Tags: FEAR! · Spotted

Your Weekly Transportation Lady Video Update

March 29th, 2013 · Comments Off

This week the Transportation Lady discusses on pot hole repair:

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Tags: Spotted

Pee Alert: Ben Chandler Shopping His Name Around

March 29th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Folks in a southern Kentucky town have formed a Neighborhood Watch after three suspicious fires occurred on one street. [H-L] The Supreme Court’s ruling on the federal Defense of Marriage Act won’t just be a question of fairness for some 17,000 troops and military retirees, advocates say — it’s also a major pocketbook issue. [Politico] [...]

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Tags: Ben Chandler · Crit Luallen · Discrimination · Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Military · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · The Gays

Grimes Must Make Super-Fast Decision On Running

March 28th, 2013 · Comments Off

This is a very important story. Varieties of carrot cake desserts makes it a great Easter choice. [H-L] Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan caught the attorney defending the Defense of Marriage Act in a rare “gotcha” moment — in the eyes of many in the audience — at the high court on Wednesday. [Politico] That [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Economy · Environment · Giving Back · Greg Fischer · Jobs · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Senate · The Gays

Interesting Disconnect From Reality Re: McConnell

March 28th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Ignore for a moment, if you will, Progress Kentucky’s irrelevance due to its racist Twitter incident. And ignore the reality that its email database is a mess of illegal situations/compiled from countless political campaigns and various other sources (four of our tester accounts have miraculously appeared on their email blast list). And let’s focus on [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · KDP · Mitch McConnell · Senate

NM Supreme Court Revives Placement Agent Case

March 28th, 2013 · Comments Off

Could the criminal indictment in California last week have impacted this case in New Mexico? Because that state’s Supreme Court has decided to revive the civil placement agent case. It’s all kinds of fun: Two lawsuits filed on behalf of taxpayers alleging corruption in state investment practices may have new life. The state Supreme Court [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Investigation