Standing in line to rob the train

The Lexington Herald Leader got the press release from Gov. Steve Beshear announcing the arrival of $37 million in housing bailout money. And they even wrote an article! But they missed the story. The Kentucky Department for Local Government reports the money is already gone and applications for an additional $78 million will have to…

Socialized InternetCare on the way

The U.S. Census Bureau reports that more than 2.6 million Kentuckians don’t have broadband internet access in their homes. Quick, someone call the government! Actually, it appears someone already has. And since only six states have a lower broadband penetration than Kentucky, expect Internetforeveryone.org to get here soon. Internet Service Providers should probably get to…