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Entries Tagged as 'Frustration'

Animal Care Atrocities Revealed In Shelby County

April 14th, 2014 · 11 Comments

WARNING — THIS POST CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES. DO NOT SCROLL DOWN IF YOU CAN’T HANDLE THE REALITY OF WHAT PASSES FOR ACCEPTABLE ANIMAL CARE IN THE COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY. … When you hear “Shelby County Animal Control/No Kill Mission” you automatically think warm fuzzies, right? Because you assume animals are adequately cared for, well-fed and [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Frustration

McConnell On The Democratic Party’s Harassment

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments

For maybe the first time ever, we agree completely with what Mitch McConnell has to say about sexual harassment: Hell has frozen over.

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Tags: Frustration · KDP · Mitch McConnell

Hal Rogers’ District Once Again Worst Of Worst

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments

The Kentucky Department of Education has ordered a review of how students use advanced calculators on a statewide college-readiness test, citing concerns raised by experts that the devices could be artificially inflating scores. [H-L] On a beautiful Sunday last October, Detective Dan Douglas stood in a suburban Minnesota home and looked down at a lifeless [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · Alison Grimes · College Sports · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Frustration · Jack Conway · Kentucky Business · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Stats · Wiretapping

Reggie Meeks: [Black] History Repeating Itself?

February 19th, 2014 · Comments Off

Here’s the deal. Read the latest from State Rep. Reggie Meeks and take his words to heart: A people who do not remember their history are doomed to repeat it. You know the message: learn from your past or you will continue to repeat mistakes into the future. In honor of Black History Month, ponder [...]

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Tags: Flashback · Frustration

On Shaming A Politician & An Alleged Dog Thief

December 19th, 2013 · 23 Comments

On November 29 at the BP station in Sharkey/Farmers, near Morehead, Ross Madden’s dog, Charlie Brown (Update: here’s another page) was stolen: CLICK TO ENLARGE Charlie Brown was allegedly taken (according to surveillance footage and her) by this female: CLICK TO ENLARGE THUMBNAILS CLICK TO ENLARGE THUMBNAILS CLICK TO ENLARGE She was driving a minivan [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Frustration · Spotted

Some Lines Should Just Never Be Crossed

October 16th, 2013 · 1 Comment

It’s maybe not in good taste to… well, promote this kind of thing: During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, no less. There’s apparently no one within the Grimes Campaign proofing this sort of thing before it goes live. May seem innocuous but it’s bad enough for many (young, aware, non-teabagger) people to write in about it. [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Frustration

At Least Some Churches Aren’t Built On Fear ($$$)

June 3rd, 2013 · Comments Off

The head of a group that oversees 64 counties in four states say only one organization has said it will won’t continue chartering Boy Scout troops in the wake of a vote by the Boy Scouts of America to allow openly gay members. Just not in Louisville, where it’s all about money, extravagance and fear. [...]

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Tags: Economy · Environment · FEAR! · Flashback · Frustration · Greg Fischer · Military · Special Election · Takin yer guns! · The Gays · Wasted Money

Alison Lundergan Grimes Could Be Losing Her Political Future In Spectacular Fashion

April 24th, 2013 · 1 Comment

A former Kentucky Department of Agriculture employee who took time off to appear on The Amazing Race television show in 2011 has pressed the state for compensatory time payments he claims he is owed. Richie’s Folks are just magical for pee alerts. Magical. [H-L] In the years before the Boston Marathon bombings, Tamerlan Tsarnaev fell [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Flashback · Frustration · Health Care · Investigation · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Richie Farmer · Takin yer guns! · Wasted Money

President Obama’s Weekly Video Address

April 15th, 2013 · Comments Off

This week President Barack Obama turned the weekly address over to Sandy Hook mother Francine Wheeler: Heartbreaking.

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Tags: Barack Obama · Frustration · Spotted

Kentucky Needs More Domestic Violence Shelters

April 5th, 2013 · Comments Off

Have you read this story about the need for domestic violence shelters in Kentucky? Kentucky’s 15 domestic violence shelters reported housing 701 victims and their children during the one-day national domestic violence census on Sept. 12, 2012. Also, 233 crisis calls were answered at shelters across the commonwealth on the day of the census, and [...]

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Tags: Eastern Kentucky · Frustration · Mainstream