May 3, 2013 - 5:25pm
Read for the Roses: Remembering Hunter S. Thompson’s ‘Decadent’ Derby
If ever there was a native son of Derby City worth laud and laurel…well…duh. Reflections on Hunter S. Thompson’s 1970 short story “The Kentucky Derby is Decadent and Depraved” as we gear up for anudder bout of deep debauchery and fast horseflesh.
It’s not a short story.Not really.
May 3, 2012 - 10:15am
The most ridiculously delicious Derby dessert ever: a piecaken!
There are times to eat healthy, and then there's Derby, a time for all the mint juleps and bourbon balls and whiskey you can stuff into your face.
August 4, 2011 - 1:39pm
No, I did not see Judy Green on the cover of any foreign publication.
Just got back from vacation in Europe, and when most people asked me where I was from, I'd say the United States. "That's general," they'd say. "Heard of Kentucky?" I'd ask. Some never had. Others knew about our bourbon -- Maker's Mark, in particular -- or...