June 17, 2012 - 10:49am
What happens when a Highlands-dwelling, latte-swilling, self-described liberal elitist who’s never fired a gun at a living creature — and thinks poorly of those who have — is persuaded to try deer hunting in Kentucky? He ends up with a pair of antlers on his wall.
This article appeared in the March 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.Shoot him again! What are you waiting for?!?!”“You never taught me how to reload!”Jon Gassett reaches over the .257 Roberts, his rifle I’m borrowing, and chambers...
November 8, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Nov. 8, 2011
"Republican gubernatorial candidate David Williams predicted Monday that he will pull off a shocking upset in Tuesday’s election by unseating Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear, who led by 25 percentage points in the most recent public poll. 'We’ve had a tremendous closing two or...
November 16, 2009 - 6:28pm
Hunters support the environment through excise tax that raises almost $200 million annually
I don't understand hunting, but then again I don't get the appeal of spa treatments, Jimmy Buffett concerts or Malcolm Gladwell books (really, is he any better than Andy Rooney?) but lots of folks seem to enjoy those too.
And I dispute hunters referring to themselves as sportsmen. There's little...