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Entries Tagged as 'Flashback'

When People Promote Our Work As Their Own

July 24th, 2014 · No Comments

Kudos to James McNair for covering the Kentucky Retirement Systems scandals! And for doing additional interviews. It’s a great day in the Commonwealth when more light is shed on this situation. Without people like him in the media, KRS would be ignored and it’d just be us screaming into the dark abyss. Unfortunately, this is [...]

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Tags: Flashback · Spotted

Ed Whitfield’s Wife Might Pop A Vein Really Soon

July 21st, 2014 · 1 Comment

Somerset’s city hall ventured into the retail gas business Saturday, opening a municipal-run filling station that supporters call a benefit for motorists and critics denounce as a taxpayer-supported swipe at the free market. [H-L] A recent analysis of U.S. gun deaths has found that a majority of mass shootings were related to domestic or family [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Immigration · Jobs · Kentucky Business · Law Enforcement · Stats · Takin yer guns!

Montgomery Co. Topix Witch Hunt Just A Ruse

July 21st, 2014 · 6 Comments

Remember when Montgomery County Schools superintendent Joshua Powell started his Topix/lawsuit witch hunt? He claimed people posting factual information was “terrorism” and “stalking” in an attempt to drum up anxiety over nothing. He, with this pals on the school board, pushed for $5,000 in taxpayer funds to be used to hunt down IP addresses (which [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Flashback · Investigation · Joshua Powell · Wasted Money

We Can Wish In One Hand & Bleep In The Other?

July 18th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Just a reminder — Alison Daddy’s Name Grimes refused to say whether or not she supports the President of the United States of America when it comes to immigration: Kentuckians deserve an answer to that question, not obfuscation.

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Flashback · Immigration

Paper Unknowingly Spread Misinformation In MoCo

July 18th, 2014 · 12 Comments

Yesterday we told you about shenanigans at Montgomery County Schools involving a daycare child running across a four-lane highway to escape. Feel free to refresh yourself by clicking here. We also highlighted some continuing retaliation in the same story. But here’s where the story gets interesting: when the Mt. Sterling Advocate steps in to cover [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Flashback · Joshua Powell · Mainstream Mistake

The Wingate Scandal Is The Chatter Of Frankfort

July 16th, 2014 · No Comments

Are you a generous person or someone who loves animals? Help Jackson the Dachshund out ASAP, as he needs surgery! Jessica has been a tireless advocate for years and has definitely given more than she’s received. Let’s all pitch in. [Go Fund Me!] A new digital emergency communication system in Lexington allows inter-agency communication throughout [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Congress · Corruption · Economy · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Gambling · Health Care · Immigration · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Veterans · Youth

Beshear Admin Panicks Over Child Death Reviews

July 15th, 2014 · No Comments

A federal appeals court is declining to stand in the way of the Obama administration’s efforts to block water pollution from mountaintop removal coal mining. [H-L] It’s pretty rare that members of Congress and all the witnesses they’ve called will declare out loud that Americans are just too ignorant to be given a piece of [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Budget · Corruption · Discrimination · Economy · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Investigation · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Taxes · The Gays · Youth

Once Upon A Time Granny & Mini Texan Cried Wolf

July 15th, 2014 · No Comments

Remember late September last year when Mitch McConnell tag teamed in the Senate floor to rail on health care reform? Interesting how their fearmongering fell flat.

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Tags: FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul

Judge Wingate Creates Huge Conflict Of Interest

July 14th, 2014 · 1 Comment

A better title might be: Instant Racing Judge: “No Big Deal, My Son Got Hired By A Race Track’s Law Firm In The Case And There’s Nothing You Can Do About It” Hold on to your instant racing case hats, ladies, cause the Honorable Judge Thomas Wingate has created an appearance of impropriety to rival [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Flashback · Gambling · Spotted

Thousands Are Homeless & We Spend $ On Pot

July 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Kentucky State Police are preparing for helicopter flights this summer to check rural areas of the state for marijuana plants. [H-L] Americans are unsure about both the tea party’s current strength and its future prospects, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. [

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Death Penalty · Discrimination · Economy · Election 2015 · Environment · Flashback · Law Enforcement · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Poverty · Senate · Wasted Money