Kentucky

Racist State Rep. Dan Johnson Commits Suicide Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Racist State Rep. Dan Johnson Commits Suicide Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

On Wednesday, the body of controversial Republican state Rep. Dan Johnson was discovered near Mount Washington. The Kentucky legislator died from apparent suicide by a semi-automatic handgun. His death happened a day after Johnson denied sexual assault allegations. Johnson’s body was discovered on a bridge in rural Louisville near his vehicle. Later that evening, Bullitt […]

Investigation Reveals ‘Web Of Lies And Deception’ Surrounding Racist KY State Rep (VIDEO)

Investigation Reveals ‘Web Of Lies And Deception’ Surrounding Racist KY State Rep (VIDEO)

Without a doubt, this week’s biggest political story that doesn’t involve Donald Trump, the Alabama special Senate election, or the Republican tax scam centers around a racist state representative in Kentucky who committed suicide on Wednesday night after a long history of deceit finally caught up with him. Last fall, Dan Johnson, a Louisville-based pastor […]

Racist KY Lawmaker Has A “MeToo” Moment (TWEET/VIDEO)

Racist KY Lawmaker Has A “MeToo” Moment (TWEET/VIDEO)

Last fall, a fundie pastor running as a Republican candidate for the Kentucky House of Representatives turned heads when he posted horribly racist caricatures of Barack and Michelle Obama to his Facebook page. That proved too much even for the Kentucky GOP, who tried to throw him overboard. Despite this, he still won amid the […]

KY Mom Says Her Kids Are Being Bullied Because They Aren’t Christian (VIDEO)

KY Mom Says Her Kids Are Being Bullied Because They Aren’t Christian (VIDEO)

The religious right would like you to believe that Christians in this country are being persecuted. But in a large segment of this country, the non-Christians are the ones being persecuted. Two kids in eastern Kentucky are finding that out the hard way. They’re being bullied and harassed by classmates and teachers because they don’t […]

Kentucky Senator Assaulted By Neighbor In His Home (VIDEO)

Kentucky Senator Assaulted By Neighbor In His Home (VIDEO)

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) was assaulted in his home on Friday evening. The senator was “blindsided” by his neighbor; he was tackled to the ground while he was outside mowing his lawn and suffered minor facial injuries. Police were called and the attacker submitted to police custody. The story was first reported by WBKO, […]

WATCH A Kentucky Man Expertly Troll A ‘Fox & Friends’ Live Remote

WATCH A Kentucky Man Expertly Troll A ‘Fox & Friends’ Live Remote

Wednesday morning on President Trump’s favorite TV program, Fox & Friends, the network was doing a live remote from a diner in Louisville, Kentucky. Reporter Todd Piro announced: “Let’s get right to the debate. Jefferson County, where we are, highly Democrat. Bullet County, right across the way here, heavy Republican.” Piro then turned to a […]

Tea Party Gov. Says Charlottesville Violence Happened Because The Bible Isn’t Taught In Public Schools

Tea Party Gov. Says Charlottesville Violence Happened Because The Bible Isn’t Taught In Public Schools

Governor Matt Bevin (R-Ky.) told a conservative radio host that he believes the reason why Saturday’s protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned violent is because the Bible isn’t taught in public schools. Yes, he really did say that. Thump The Bible, Prevent Violence? He was talking to West Virginia radio host Tom Roten, who asked him about […]

Kentucky Mayor Has Some Bad News For White Nationalists (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Kentucky Mayor Has Some Bad News For White Nationalists (TWEETS/VIDEO)

White Supremacists, neo-Nazis, and other fringe white nationalist groups descended on Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend, and brought hatred, fear, and violence with them. The supposed reason for their “Unite the Right” rally was to preserve a public statue of Confederate general and noted racist Robert E. Lee. Their plan to preserve statues of “heroes” of […]

Tax-Dodging Ken Ham Sold Ark Encounter… For $10 (VIDEO)

Tax-Dodging Ken Ham Sold Ark Encounter… For $10 (VIDEO)

Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter Park is failing, so the organization sold it to themselves… for $10 to avoid the taxes. They are avoiding a $0.50 per ticket tax intended for city expenses such as firetrucks and police cars. They are claiming that they should be exempt because they are running a non-profit church ministry. However, they […]

Local Governments Raise Minimum Wage–Republicans Fight To Lower It (VIDEO)

Local Governments Raise Minimum Wage–Republicans Fight To Lower It (VIDEO)

Republicans love to tout “local control,” “states’ rights,” and “smaller government.” You’ve heard the talking points: “Let the states decide their own gun control laws.” “The federal government is not in the education business.” “It’s not the government’s job to provide for the poor. Let the churches do it.” The list goes on. But when […]

WATCH: Hypocrite Mitch McConnell Told Us What’s Wrong With Trumpcare… Back In 2010

WATCH: Hypocrite Mitch McConnell Told Us What’s Wrong With Trumpcare… Back In 2010

If you can give Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) credit for anything, it should be for his ability to be a shameless hypocrite in any situation. This is a man who made a political career standing in opposition to practically everything former President Barack Obama did, only to turn around and whine about Democrats resisting anything […]

RWNJ Blames Atheists For Ark Encounter’s Broken Promises To Town (VIDEO)

RWNJ Blames Atheists For Ark Encounter’s Broken Promises To Town (VIDEO)

Creationist idiot extraordinaire Ken Ham is at it once again. He is blaming atheists and the “secularists” for the financial failure of his Ark Encounter park. In a recent blog post to his Answers In Genesis website, he said: “Recently, a number of articles in the mainstream media, on blogs, and on well-known secularist group […]

Trump Supporter In Kentucky Admits He Got Conned: ‘He Played Me For A Fool’ (VIDEO)

Trump Supporter In Kentucky Admits He Got Conned: ‘He Played Me For A Fool’ (VIDEO)

Wesley Easterling lives in a Kentucky county that has one of the highest poverty rates in the United States. Last November, he voted for Donald Trump because he believed the president would be good for the economy and fight for people like him who are struggling financially. Now, however, Easterling admits he was conned. And […]

Kim Davis Is Getting Another Shot At Playing The Victim – Calling Mike Huckabee! Mike? You There Bro? (VIDEO)

Kim Davis Is Getting Another Shot At Playing The Victim – Calling Mike Huckabee! Mike? You There Bro? (VIDEO)

Kim Davis has been in the spotlight for years now. She is famous of course for being a Christian ‘martyr’ who put her religious beliefs above the law. She took it upon herself to deny gay couples marriage licenses and one of those couples is once again suing her for doing so. Davis is back in […]

IRONY ALERT: Kentucky Coal Museum Not So Excited About…Coal (VIDEO)

IRONY ALERT: Kentucky Coal Museum Not So Excited About…Coal (VIDEO)

You wouldn’t think it would be possible. I mean, the hilarity factor alone should have prevented this from ever happening. But life is a funny old thing, right? You just can’t predict what might happen. A reality TV star with a fake tan might become President of the United States. Anything is possible. In that […]

Kentucky Governor Hastily Signs Damaging Anti-LGBT Bill Overnight (VIDEO)

Kentucky Governor Hastily Signs Damaging Anti-LGBT Bill Overnight (VIDEO)

Many Kentucky LGBT students woke up Monday morning facing more threats of discrimination. Governor Matt Bevin wasted no time during the late night hours signing a bill which would allow religious people to discriminate against LGBT students. This was also signed on the eve of President Donald Trump’s visit to Louisville, Kentucky. Coincidence? Maybe… Maybe not. […]

Trump Supporter: I’m OK With Trump-Russia Collusion Because It Helped Beat Hillary (VIDEO)

Trump Supporter: I’m OK With Trump-Russia Collusion Because It Helped Beat Hillary (VIDEO)

For Donald Trump acolytes, the ends do indeed justify the means. Monday evening in Lexington, Kentucky, Trump held one of his rallies, and one of those who showed up to see her deeply flawed head of state was Miranda Seymour, who proudly declared she didn’t have any problem with Trump or his campaign colluding with Russia […]

Kentucky Protesters Warn Pence: We Want Nothing To Do With Trumpcare (VIDEO)

Kentucky Protesters Warn Pence: We Want Nothing To Do With Trumpcare (VIDEO)

Hundreds of protesters gathered in Louisville, Kentucky, on Saturday in response to Vice President Mike Pence’s visit. Pence delivered a speech to small business owners at the Trane Parts and Distribution Center. He touted the GOP’s American Health Care Act – their new plan to replace and repeal the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare). Louisville […]

WATCH Mitch McConnell Get His A*s Handed To Him At A Raucous Town Hall Meeting

WATCH Mitch McConnell Get His A*s Handed To Him At A Raucous Town Hall Meeting

Republicans are learning all about karma first-hand as they return to their districts and face angry constituents who are upset that they may soon be losing their health insurance and the fact that Donald Trump is acting like a lunatic. Several years ago, it was Democrats who got verbally assaulted at town hall meetings by […]

In A Beautiful Twist Of Irony, Mitch Got To Hear Coretta Scott King’s Letter After All

In A Beautiful Twist Of Irony, Mitch Got To Hear Coretta Scott King’s Letter After All

Mitch McConnell may not realize it just yet, but when he objected to Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren’s reading of a letter written by Coretta Scott King, he may well have launched the presidential candidacy of Warren and guaranteed himself even more headaches in the future. Friday evening in Louisville, Kentucky, protesters gathered outside the home […]

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