April 9, 2013 - 7:00am
Monday evening, Louisville.com hung out at Boombozz Taphouse on Bardstown Road and Eastern Parkway to capture the energy as the Louisville Cardinals took on the Michigan Wolverines for the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship. The highs and lows, as seen through the eyes of Louisville.com.
Photos: Cameron Miquelon/Louisville.com.
April 4, 2013 - 2:23pm
“I want to paint the town red – literally,” Fischer said.
Saying he wants the city to break its own “world record” for the most people wearing red in one day, Mayor Greg Fischer declared Friday, April 5, as Cardinal Red Day in Louisville.
March 31, 2012 - 12:17pm
“We have no idea what the existing record was -- or even if there was a previous record -- but we know we smashed it. You can’t go anywhere today without running into a sea of red.”
Calling it yet another example of the community’s “incredible spirit,” Mayor Greg Fischer today declared that University of Louisville Cardinal fans led the city to setting a world’s record for people wearing red in a single day. “We have no idea what the...
March 28, 2012 - 5:33pm
"If the excitement and frenzy and turbulence that’s been stirred up in Kentucky this week could be harnessed... we could solve our energy crisis."
By now, just about everyone knows about the Kentucky Wildcat fan who offered to trade his wife for Final Four tickets, and the two codgers who got into a fistfight at the Georgetown dialysis center, in a dispute over UofL vs.
March 27, 2012 - 5:11pm
'...an offer to trade his wife (at least temporarily) for some tickets to the Final Four basketball games being held next weekend in New Orleans..."
The yearly March Madness experienced here in Kentucky certainly has a tendency to reveal the smarmy underbelly of NCAA basketball fans; perhaps University of Kentucky Wildcat fans, in particular. And, lest readers suspect this judgment reflects the unabashed (and undenied) prejudice of the...