November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
Monday morning, on my way to protest John Boehner, Hell suddenly broke loose all around me. I was momentarily surrounded by blaring sirens, arrays of red and blue strobe lights the like of which could have sent every epileptic in the Ohio River Valley into seizures, and a line of long, black, bullet proof SUV's. The guest of honor of our protest, Speaker of the House John Boehner, had arrived.
Toward the end of the cold war, we learned that a deep resentment was percolating through Muscovites. After years of failing to ensure adequate transportation infrastructure for the city, a fast growing phalanx of frustrated Communist Party apparatchiks made the motorcade the city's status...
July 26, 2011 - 8:45pm
"If you tell them you know the names of the 11 herbs and spices contained in the Colonel's secret recipe, it's good for a free drink in any bar in the world.
Travel around the world, and you’ll find that when you tell folks you’re from Kentucky, they will immediately ask you about Colonel Harland Sanders, the founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken. They won’t be terribly impressed when you tell them that KFC and their parent company,...
July 1, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for July 1, 2011
"A grand jury today indicted four individuals in Louisville and Lexington on charges of lottery fraud.
February 8, 2011 - 9:49am
Local news for Feb. 8, 2011
"In an interview with ABC News, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Bowling Green, said Republicans 'aren’t maybe brave enough' to tackle the deficit. When asked if he will someday run for President, Paul noted that he’s only been in Washington a month. 'Come back and ask me in a few months … We’ll see,' he...
December 9, 2010 - 10:16am
A summary of local news for December 9, 2010
• KFC is bringing the Colonel to Africa, big time. [Courier-Journal] • New stadium…check. How about an NBA team to call it home? [Courier-Journal]