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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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Thunder Was Wondrous

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April 14, 2014
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A brief clip of the Thunder over Louisville fireworks show, as seen from the 15th floor of the Galt House. To listen to an interview with Thunder chief Wayne Hettinger, go to this Rusty Satellite link.             
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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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Walking and Talking the Big Four and Media

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April 6, 2014
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The city’s collective news media, now fully distracted by basketball, seems content to look away from the violence brought by a mob of 200 that started at Waterfront Park March 22. No one, with the possible exception of WHAS Radio’s Terry Meiners, is asking the right people the difficult questions about unruly 11-year-olds roaming...
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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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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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It’s the Money that Separates “Partners” in Humana Festival Play

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March 1, 2014
Annie Purcell, David Ross, Kasey Mahaffy and LeRoy McClain
Partners by Dorothy Fortenberry
Part of Humana Festival of New American Plays, 2014
Photo by Bill Brymer

Never before in America, or Kentucky, has there been more talk about acceptance of and prohibitions against all things gay. And when I read the previews for "Partners", a new Humana Festival play, I figured it might be all about that topic.
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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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Rick’s Top Five, and a Love Song on Rusty Satellite

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February 15, 2014
love app

Valentine's Day was a big success around here, despite those end-of-world predictions by weather-foolers and the panic of school officials across the region, who either cancelled or dismissed classes early for yet another "storm that wasn't".
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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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