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Entries Tagged as 'Mike Duncan'

People Came, Thing Happened, Normalcy Returns

October 12th, 2012 · Comments Off

We’re closer and closer to hitting our goal and launching our new project. Consider helping make that happen. [Support Our New Project!] Some people came to Kentucky yesterday and a thing happened. Hundreds of people gathered on the Centre College lawn Thursday afternoon to enjoy live music during the Vice Presidential Debate Festival. [H-L] An [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · Education · Environment · FEAR! · Iraq · Labor · Mike Duncan · Polling · Presidential Race

We’re A Militant Community Of Scary Homosexuals

June 23rd, 2011 · 5 Comments

The Kentucky Historical Society Foundation elected four new board members: Mike Duncan, John Greenebaum, Crit Luallen and Bosworth Todd. Should be great for the KHS, as there couldn’t be a more diverse group of individuals to add to the board. [Press Release] President Barack Obama is treading fearfully – not carefully – on gay issues [...]

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Tags: Afghanistan · Barack Obama · Congress · Crit Luallen · Election 2011 · Embarrassing · Environment · Giving Back · Greg Fischer · Mike Duncan · Presidential Race · Steve Beshear · Taxes · The Gays · UofL

Your Cold, Sleepy Snow Day Wrap-Up Post

December 13th, 2010 · 1 Comment

You a child of the 80s? Neverending Story at the Lexington Children’s Theatre will float your boat. Good way to introduce your hellrat children to a terrific story from your childhood. [H-L] It is sad that Michael Steele might not run for the Republican National Committee chairmanship. Mike Duncan won’t be nearly as entertaining. [NY [...]

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Tags: Health Care · Humor · Jack Conway · Kentucky Tourism · Mainstream Mistake · Mike Duncan · Poverty · Rand Paul · RNC · Senate · Youth

Maybe Mitch Will Cry On The Senate Floor Again

December 2nd, 2010 · 17 Comments

It’s true. Mitch McConnell’s top dog – Billy Piper – is headed out for greener pastures. [Page One] How much more of a panderer could he be? Can’t wait til the Ark Park discriminates in hiring on the basis of religion so we can then ask Steve Beshear WTF he’s thinking. Tax incentives for a [...]

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Tags: Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Embarrassing · Flashback · Humor · Hypocrisy · Mike Duncan · Mitch McConnell · RNC · Spotted · Steve Beshear

Mike Duncan Gunning For RNC Chair Again?

November 23rd, 2010 · 2 Comments

Looks like Mike Duncan really is hoping to be chairman of the Republican National Committee – again. Duncan’s folks is running a text message campaign that sends this message (paraphrased) to his database of contacts: Can you go to and vote for Mike Duncan? Can you also get some of your other friends to [...]

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Tags: Flashback · Mike Duncan · RNC · Spotted

More Speeches From RPK’s Unity Rally

May 23rd, 2010 · Comments Off

Last night we shared some photos & video from the Republican Party of Kentucky’s Unity Rally. You saw footage of Trey Grayson, Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul. Other prominent Kentucky Republicans gave speeches, as well, so let’s take a look at what they had to say… U.S. Rep. Brett Guthrie: U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers: Peep [...]

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Tags: Hal Rogers · KY-1 · KY-2 · Mike Duncan · Rand Paul · Senate · Spotted

More Potential 2011 Candidates for Kentucky

December 18th, 2009 · 1 Comment

To update a story from the other day about people running for office in 2011… Governor Mike Duncan? Only if Richie can be talked out of it. Auditor Damon Thayer? Attorney General Rob Sanders? Bob Stivers (wow, unlikely)? Secretary of State Joe Graviss (Democrat) Richie Farmer Tim Couch (the footballer) Commissioner of Agriculture Keith Thomas [...]

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Tags: Mike Duncan · Richie Farmer · Rumor

Thursday Dept of Insane Metro Council Meltdowns

August 6th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Dear traditional news lady: swiping our original content – and even grabbing links you’d have *zero* chance to find without this site – isn’t exactly Kosher without citation. Give us the same respect we give you. You don’t get a free pass just because you work for a failing newspaper. It’s Day 9 of Golden [...]

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Tags: Campaign Finance · Contest · Dan Mongiardo · Economy · Embarrassing · FEAR! · Gambling · Giving Back · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Jack Conway · John Yarmuth · Mainstream Mistake · Mike Duncan · Senate · Steve Beshear

TGIF! Frankfort Wasting Time & Money, As Usual

February 13th, 2009 · 6 Comments

What we’re hearing: ABC News is picking up a story about a Louisville-area trucker who hauled damaged product to Peanut Corporation of America back in the summer when the salmonella outbreak began. The shipment originated in Mexico and was rejected by the company where it was supposed to be shipped because peanut paste had leaked [...]

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Tags: Education · Embarrassing · Environment · Frustration · Gambling · Mainstream · Mike Duncan · Steve Beshear · Taxes

RNC Update: Mike Duncan Lost

January 30th, 2009 · 8 Comments

Just saw it on CNN. Stay tuned. Michael Steele won. (Update: Is winning, faces Katon Dawson) (Duncan withdrew, technically) UPDATE: From Huffington Post: ncumbent Mike Duncan has officially dropped out of the running for RNC Chair, finalizing what was already shaping up as a bad day. With his votes freed up, Michael Steele vaults even [...]

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Tags: Mike Duncan · RNC