David Williams' colossal failure as a candidate cut across every demographic segment in Kentucky. Over a fifth of tea party voters say they will reject him today and vote for Democrat Steve Beshear. Republicans can't blame their mess on Gatewood Galbraith splitting the vote, either. If anything, Galbraith may pull more votes from Beshear than Williams.
Tonight will mark the first time many will be seeing this year's University of Louisville and University of Kentucky's men's basketball teams. In honor of that I create an All-Cards and All-Cats team of sorts.
Professional Lacrosse is making it's way to Louisville with the Kentucky Stickhorses, a team which will play their inaugural season in 2012.
Continuing to look at sports icons from the Kentuckiana area, I'm taking a minute to highlight the nation's past time.
Churchill Downs starts back up in October and welcomes the Breeder's cup in early November. With that in mind, I'm continuing to look at the landmark sports venues in the city of Louisville.
Continuing to look at the All-Cards and All-Cats teams in preparation for Saturday's Louisville-Kentucky game, I turn my attention to Kentucky's offensive team.
With the annual Louisville-Kentucky football game on Saturday I got to thinking about who would make up an All-Cards as well as All-Cats team, starting off with the All-Cards Offensive Squad.
Is Kentucky's state sponsoring of the Creation Museum and Ark Park a prelude to a push to force businesses to spend billions of dollars retrofitting buildings to better withstand earthquakes? The answer may be an unavoidable "yes."
For the past couple of months I've been occasionally throwing out iconic athletes from Louisville. Sports legends of the Ville I called the series. But, I'd like to add to that series, sports legends of a different variety; the iconic buildings and arenas that made the city's historic sports past what it is today.
Local news for Aug. 17, 2011
For years now I haven't thought much about those plaques that sit around the fair and expo center. However, I recently discovered these plaques represent more than pictures of great Kentucky sports figures.
Zombies are defined as animated corpses brought back to life by a spell or virus. Zombies are often easily baited by their hunger for a delicious brain. The zombies created by the virus of institutionalized racism seem to keep baiting our elected officials.