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Comer’s Louisville Network Is Deceptively Huge

August 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Even if two victims of the deadly Ebola virus recover after being given a medicine derived from genetically modified tobacco, much more study would be needed to confirm whether the drug worked, the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday. [H-L] Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) stood by his recent remarks that [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Election 2015 · Embarrassing · Environment · Health Care · Iraq · Kentucky Tourism · Law Enforcement · Mainstream · Polling · Wasted Money · Youth

Montgomery Co. Paper Improves Its Powell Scandals Coverage After Some Major Criticism

July 1st, 2014 · 2 Comments

The little newspaper in Montgomery County, the Mt. Sterling Advocate tried its hardest to accurately cover the latest in the Joshua Powell-Montgomery County Schools scandal but fell short yet again on the misinformation front. But it is improving! We can’t link to anything or push traffic to the paper, as we do with nearly all [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · Joshua Powell · Mainstream

The Will Coursey Scandal Gets REALLY Deep

June 26th, 2014 · 6 Comments

What was that again about Page One being something that is completely ignored, about me (Jake) being nothing, about no one giving a flip? Seems everybody there hangs on every word. That’s not an ego pump but a reality that is constantly proved in the mainstream media. … Here’s an instance of Tom Loftus being… [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Flashback · Greg Stumbo · Humor · Hypocrisy · KDP · Mainstream · Spotted

We Still Don’t Expect Pension/KRS Changes

June 19th, 2014 · Comments Off

Eating crow is never fun but that’s what Jake is doing. Help him get things squared away? If you get something out of this content, consider doing so in order to ensure that it continues. [Click Here For Details] Bob Stivers is in Western Kentucky this week. Probably deflecting blame everywhere he goes for the [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · FEAR! · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Kentucky Tourism · Mainstream · Mitch McConnell · Steve Beshear

Maybe We’ll Stop Eating Crow Sometime Soon

June 12th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Eating crow is never fun but that’s what Jake is doing. Help him get things squared away? If you get something out of this content, consider doing so in order to ensure that it continues. [Click Here For Details] A University of Kentucky professor’s 40-second demonstration during the World Cup could have a lasting impact. [...]

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Tags: Afghanistan · Corruption · Education · FEAR! · Flashback · Health Care · Journalism · Mainstream · Mitch McConnell · Presidential Race · Senate · Stats · UK

Those Blackstone Lobbyists Aren’t Real Lobbyists

May 7th, 2014 · Comments Off

There seems to be quite a bit of confusion on the part of some in the mainstream media (beyond this nonsense) over the recent story David Sirota published about Kentucky Retirement Systems. Specifically about placement agents being registered as lobbyists. (Reference: Blackstone has a few) Here’s what Sirota said: The documents provided by Tobe (embedded [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Crit Luallen · Flashback · Mainstream · Mainstream Mistake

Bevin’s Flustercuck Gets Even Worse For Him

April 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

Matt Bevin got his you-know-what torn up by the Associated Press. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights from the story: “He was trying to get me to run. I met with him, in person, at his request,” Bevin said. “Now, I’m the guy who went rogue. He resents the fact that I [...]

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Tags: Humor · Mainstream · Senate

Cockfighting Story Is About More Than Bevin

April 25th, 2014 · Comments Off

Nah, we don’t care about Matt Bevin. The cockfighting story really isn’t about him — stupid though he may (definitely) be. It’s about the lack of thought power in Frankfort. The sheer amount of ignorant slobs running state government. The Kentucky State Police tell us off-the-record (why not on-the-record?) that they will do everything in [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Embarrassing · Law Enforcement · Mainstream · Senate

Cornbread Was On National News This Morning

April 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off

Yesterday Jim Higdon’s Cornbread Mafia was on local teevee in Philly. Today? It was on Today: THE TODAY SHOW Definite increase in sales. This is why Kentucky can have nice things. Because the teevee people do all kinds of things like this to unintentionally help spread awareness of Kentucky stories. Now, maybe the New York [...]

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Tags: Mainstream · Spotted

Barr’s Opponent Actually Running As A Democrat

April 14th, 2014 · Comments Off

Several bills looked like slam dunks going into the 2014 General Assembly in January, with bipartisan support and advocacy groups rallying behind them. [John Cheves] Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Sunday said that America “can’t invite the whole world” to enter the country, no matter how much some immigrants may love the U.S. [HuffPo] No, [...]

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