Asia Correspondent, Channel 4 News - I always believed that whatever had to be written would somehow get itself written. - Seamus Heaney

Stacey Abrams: Pragmatic Democrat in a Red State — Stacey Abrams is a proud ex-bureaucrat who also loves the novel "Atlas Shrugged"; she works with Republicans but sometimes frustrates her Democratic colleagues; she grew up on food stamps and co-founded a beverage company for children; she has worked as a tax attorney and written several romantic suspense novels on the side.

Kentucky Sports Radio — Count yourself blessed if you have a friend like George Phillips. An over-achiever from a tiny suburb of Nashville, and blessed early on with GQ looks, rakish charisma and a keen intellect (camouflaged by a thick country accent), George played role model for those of us cutting our political teeth on Al Gore's first presidential campaign.
Nov 24, 2015

This is (I think) arguing that people love Trump for same reasons they hate Duke, so just think about that a little.…

Kentucky Sports Radio — As the volume turns to 11 on calls for Rick Pitino to vacate the University of Louisville Cardinals' hot seat - voluntarily or not - the coach remains obstinate: "I don't know what resigning would accomplish," he told his friend and Louisville broadcasting legend Terry Meiners. "I think that's the cowardly way out.
Oct 26, 2015

RT @JeffSmithMO: Biden. Boehner. Pitino? Read @recoveringpol on when quitting is the courageous - and winning - strategy.…

Michelle Obama to Launch College Site

Oct 19, 2015

RT @stuartpstevens: Too early to see how this Michelle Obama backed college info website will turn out, but sure seems like great idea:…

Are Big College Towns the Key to the American Dream? — It was 1983, and Jim Gray was a baby-faced twentysomething, still mourning the loss of his larger-than-life father, and struggling to steer the family business that had fallen into his lap.

Obama Nudges Government Toward Better Behavior

Kentucky Sports Radio — Sometime around 8 PM last Sunday, my iPhone began to blow up with similar, seemingly out-of-the-blue texts from several of the state's leading Democrats (and a few Republicans, too): Is Matt Jones really running for Congress? Turns out this was no coincidence.
Sep 02, 2015

Will Mr. Jones Go to Washington? The Case for a Matt Jones Congressional Candidacy… via @kysportsradio

A Moment of Zen: How Matt Jones’ Jon Stewart Turn Brought Fresh Air to the Hot Air of Fancy Farm — While the first Saturday in May presents Kentucky to the world in its most luxuriously resplendent garb, the first Saturday in August casts a truer light on our Commonwealth and what our politics has come to be. Fancy Farm weekend, named after the tiny, far-western Kentucky hamlet in which St.

Democrats Pursue a No-Veto Strategy on Spending Bills — President Barack Obama has issued just four vetoes so far in his presidency, and it appears he won't be taking out the veto pen for a host of contentious fiscal 2016 spending bills, either - despite threats he's already lodged on seven of them.

Kentucky Sports Radio — While Kentucky is renowned for her natural beauty, it's an indoor setting that may be our most awe-inspiring. After a recent centennial restoration, the State Capitol Rotunda is a glorious sensory feast.
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Feb 02, 2016

@Anja_Popp Miller Light has gone global! Milluminati Asia, shedding light on dark corners a bit further east

Jan 28, 2016

Journalism students beware: the only thing you have to fear is @harryfear himself. Ye gods. @Independent

Jan 26, 2016

RT @jonsnowC4: Tonight @Channel4News I'll be reporting from Jaffna.:1st time Channel 4 has been allowed access to Tamil heartland: since 'Killing Fields'

Jan 26, 2016

RT @jonsnowC4: See my latest Snowblog from Jaffna Sri Lanka:… … Distress infused with a seed of hope following change of Government

Jan 26, 2016

RT @jonsnowC4: The agony beneath Sri Lanka's carapace of peace: see my report tonight and my snowblog:…

Jan 15, 2016

#Indonesiabomb: consensus among analysts that Jakarta attack amateur + unsophisticated with minimal, if any, direction from abroad @c4news

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