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Highlighting a Pre-Pre Derby Week at Churchill, Library, Freedom Hall and a Racquetball Lesson

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April 20, 2014
Journalist Matt Taibbi spoke at the downtown Library

With a couple of days left still until the frenzy of Derby Week, I warmed up with an active schedule of interesting activities available only in Louisville, Kentucky. First, you can listen to my conversation with Darren Rogers, the big man on campus (at least as far as 2,000 media members are concerned) at...
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No Fear, Fire Up The Thunder

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April 10, 2014
fireworks

OK. I’m a little bit worried. I keep running into people, coming across social media posts, that indicates to me a lot of people are staying home for Thunder Saturday.  The message I’d like the community to send is that we’re not giving up our riverfront, Waterfront Park or downtown to criminals. In the...
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Cultural Differences, and Plentiful Options, in the ‘Ville

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March 24, 2014
Dave Barry at the Library

Among the reasons I really enjoy doing the Rusty Satellite Show is the opportunity to learn a little about a lot of things from the rich roster of guests I have been able to convince to spend 15 minutes talking about themselves. In every case, I learn something form the conversation, and I...
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Bracket Distractions — Arts and Business and Politics

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March 16, 2014
El Toro's Stacy Griggs

It's always good to have some friends who don't pay attention to the same things you do -- it offers perspective. What's important to you (whether U of will be a #2 seed or #3 seed in the NCAA bracket) is like speaking a foreign language, I'm guessing, to someone like Les Waters,...
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At Actors, “Christians” Questions Churches’ Use of Fear

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March 9, 2014
Larry Powell and Andrew Garman in The Christians
Humana Festival of New American Plays 2014
Photo by Michael Brosilow

The only way to make the atmosphere more church-like at Actors Theatre's "The Christians" would have been to replace the plush seats with pews.
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Rusty’s Top Five on Rednecks, Gays, Governors, Plays and Big Blue

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March 9, 2014
Karl Schmitt of the Louisville Sports Commission

  I hope you get a chance to listen to this week’s Rusty Satellite podcast featuring JCPS board member Debbie Wesslund and Louisville Sports Commission chief Karl Schmitt. You’ll find out why we had so many snow days, among other topics, and learn a little about how the city’s top sports attraction arm is...
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Raving on Rusty #36: Shoni Schimmel, Dawn Yankeelov and an Update on Karen Faulkner

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March 1, 2014
Shoni Schimmel

The Rusty Satellite Show is mostly a labor of love for me. I am grateful that Passport Health Plan sponsors the show, but my motivation is really tied to the fact that the show gives me an opportunity to meet and talk with some really cool local people
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Jackie’s a Write-In, and the Weekend Blogger’s Top Five

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February 9, 2014
Rob Totten at the debate

In addition to the Rusty Satellite Show, I'm hoping to have the discipline to be a weekend blogger, sort of the like the old Fred Wiche Weekend Gardener, with my weekly Top Five stories.
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Bring on Bobby Baby

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January 8, 2014
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Everyone's got an opinion on Bobby Petrino, but no one can argue the man's ability to coach football. And that's why he's being re-introduced to the community to carry on the University of Louisville's football tradition.
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A Better-Than-Ever Kind of Year

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December 26, 2013
Me and My Three Sons

I found out on Facebook that I had a pretty big year in 2013. I was reviewing the posts there, and in its social media wisdom the site lists the posts that got the most attention.
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