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OH GOD THE BIGFOOT IS COMING, MEEMAWS!!1!

July 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

Hannah Moore graduated from George Rogers Clark High School this year with all the right boxes checked off for college acceptance: a 4.0 GPA, National Honor Society member, cheerleader, and community volunteer. [H-L] Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, seemed to catch everyone off guard Wednesday when he [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Embarrassing · Environment · Health Care · Immigration · Kentucky Tourism · Senate · Stats · Takin yer guns! · UK · Youth

So The Rupp Arena Shenanigans Backfired A Bit?

June 27th, 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] Kentucky’s economic recover from the recession has been uneven, with some regions bouncing back while others [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Barack Obama · Campaign Finance · College Sports · Congress · Corruption · Economy · Education · Environment · Flashback · Hypocrisy · Mitch McConnell · Rand Paul · Senate · Stats · Steve Beshear · Takin yer guns! · UK

Lt. Dan Should Definitely Run For Governor

June 20th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Nearly eight years after two women were sucked into a storm drain and drowned at the intersection of Nicholasville Road and Alumni Drive, the University of Kentucky is building a water detention system to alleviate flooding in the area. The $12 million project began in early April and is expected to be completed in April [...]

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Tags: Adam Edelen · College Sports · Corruption · Dan Mongiardo · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · Polling · Presidential Race · Senate · Takin yer guns! · UK

Yes, Papaw Already Knows Who He’ll Appoint

June 20th, 2014 · Comments Off

Steve Beshear will in a few short weeks appoint a bunch of people to various higher education boards of trustees and to the Kentucky Authority for Education Television. While his office claims to accept nominations from anyone, you already know people have been selected for literally years to fill openings. We know that’s reality because [...]

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Tags: Education · Steve Beshear · UK · UofL

Just What Rand Paul Needs: Lots More Hype

June 18th, 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] Todd Howard used to work for coal companies that moved massive amounts of earth, but now [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Discrimination · Eastern Kentucky · Economy · Education · Embarrassing · Environment · FEAR! · Health Care · Presidential Race · Rand Paul · Takin yer guns! · The Gays · UK

Student Loan Reform Really Will Change Lives

June 13th, 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] The University of Kentucky’s operating budget will hit two milestones in the upcoming fiscal year — [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Corruption · Discrimination · Economy · Education · Embarrassing · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Kentucky Tourism · Military · UK

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

Democrats Are Panicked Over Comer’s Actions

June 4th, 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] James Comer is working to beat Democratic lieutenant governor candidate Sannie Overly. And he’s not waiting [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Congress · Eastern Kentucky · Education · Election 2015 · Environment · Flashback · Health Care · Hypocrisy · Jobs · Journalism · Mitch McConnell · Senate · UK

A Montgomery County Pee Alert Moment For You

May 15th, 2014 · 1 Comment

A couple weeks ago we published text messages among Montgomery County Schools employees. In doing so, we had to explain who someone was — specifically Afton Fairchild Spencer, who was mentioned in those messages. Spencer, now a Publications Production Assistant at The University of Kentucky Alumni Association, apparently lost her mind and sent a nasty [...]

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Tags: Corruption · Education · UK

Pat Davis Kneed Matt Bevin You-Know-Where

May 13th, 2014 · 3 Comments

The University of Kentucky will begin negotiations with Aramark Corp. to take over the school’s dining services, President Eli Capilouto announced Friday. The surprise announcement came just two hours after students spoke to the finance committee about their opposition to the privatization, which has been contested for more than a year. [H-L] An interim director [...]

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Tags: Alison Grimes · Campaign Finance · Education · Geoff Davis · Health Care · Mitch McConnell · Polling · Senate · Steve Beshear · UK · Veterans