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Entries Tagged as 'Mainstream Mistake'

And You STILL Want A Crazy Ass Pipeline???

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments

U.S Army Corps of Engineers documents show that a planned pipeline project in Kentucky would affect more than 750 rivers, streams, wetlands and ponds during construction. [H-L] Geologists in Ohio have for the first time linked earthquakes in a geologic formation deep under the Appalachians to hydraulic fracturing, leading the state to issue new permit [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Environment · Health Care · Humor · Kentucky Tourism · Mainstream Mistake · Rand Paul · UK · UofL

Alison Grimes’ Office Made A Major Mistake

April 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment

A University of Kentucky health survey that was emailed to students last week has drawn attention from a conservative-leaning news website for college students. [H-L] Former President Bill Clinton used the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act to criticize efforts in several states to restrict voting, notably photo identification requirements, saying they threaten to [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · College Sports · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Mainstream Mistake · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Takin yer guns! · The Gays · UK

Sounds Like Some Fun Corruption In Harlan Co

April 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell hailed a decision Wednesday by the U.S. Supreme Court that strikes down aggregate limits on how much donors can give to political parties and committees in a two-year election cycle. [Sam Youngman] Democrats have repeatedly mocked Republican promises to craft a replacement for Obamacare, and while the GOP is [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Death Penalty · Eastern Kentucky · Flashback · Health Care · John Yarmuth · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Senate · Wiretapping

Everyone’s In A Really Sad Budgetary Hangover

April 1st, 2014 · Comments Off

The General Assembly on Monday approved and sent to Gov. Steve Beshear a $20.3 billion, two-year spending plan that includes long-awaited pay raises for state employees and schoolteachers, but continues to cut funding for public universities and many state agencies. [John Cheves] At least some states out there take Democratic campaign finance corruption seriously. [HuffPo] [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Budget · Campaign Finance · Corruption · Discrimination · Education · Environment · Mainstream Mistake · Military · Mitch McConnell · Stats · Takin yer guns! · The Gays · Wasted Money

Some Fresh Mainstream U.S. Senate Hypocrisy Fun

March 12th, 2014 · Comments Off

The best part of Joe Gerth’s latest article isn’t so much about what he includes in the story: Payne, from Salvisa in Mercer County, said he is using Twitter, Instagram and Facebook to reach voters. His main goal is use his campaign to help cure and prevent cancer by, among other things, encouraging a diet [...]

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Tags: Flashback · Hypocrisy · Mainstream Mistake · Senate

News-Enterprise Spreads Misinfo, Attacks Conway

March 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The amount of misinformation being spread in the Commonwealth this month is obscene. Right-wing blowhards terrified of the gays are out in full panic mode. The editorial team from the News-Enterprise is just one bunch of butt cramps: With tearful emotion, Conway called attention to his wife and family saying in this matter he had [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · FEAR! · Jack Conway · Mainstream Mistake · The Gays · Wasted Money

Bowling Green Paper Supports Wasteful Spending

March 7th, 2014 · Comments Off

The Bowling Green Daily News is known as a right-wing bullshiz machine. We’d never suggest otherwise. But the level of fabrication and spin on the paper’s part has gotten more disgusting and offensive than usual. Take a look: In November 2004, Kentuckians overwhelmingly passed an amendment to Kentucky’s constitution that said marriage shall be between [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Jack Conway · Mainstream Mistake · Steve Beshear · The Gays

Will Kentucky Burn Out On Senate Race Early?

March 6th, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Bowling Green man pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges that he illegally shipped guns and gun parts out of the country. [H-L] With the number of people living with dementia expected to double to 65.7 million by 2030, no one doubts the seriousness of Alzheimer’s. And now a new study hones this message even more [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Health Care · Mainstream Mistake · Mitch McConnell · Senate · Steve Beshear · Takin yer guns! · The Gays

Will Jack Conway Do The Right Thing Or Not?

March 3rd, 2014 · 2 Comments

A federal judge agreed Friday to delay until March 20 his order requiring Kentucky to recognize same-sex marriages from outside the state. [John Cheves] This Enron/Arnold guy is who Jim Gray and Greg Fischer blindly support and accept mega cash from. [David Sirota] In an effort its spokesman has described as “outreach to rednecks,” the [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Election 2015 · Greg Fischer · Health Care · Jack Conway · Mainstream Mistake · Polling · Takin yer guns! · The Gays · Wasted Money

Of Course Obama Wussed Out On Environment

February 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

A legislative committee took steps Thursday to further clean up a sexual harassment scandal that exploded in the Capitol this past fall. [H-L] A federal judge on Thursday signed an order directing officials in Kentucky to immediately recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states and countries. [HuffPo] At least for now, Kentucky must recognize same-sex [...]

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Tags: Andy Barr · Barack Obama · Discrimination · Economy · Environment · Health Care · Kentucky Business · Mainstream Mistake · The Gays · Wasted Money · Youth