Quote Of The Day

Question: Your essay offers parallels between Brooklyn busybodies and Taliban oppressors. How does the nanny state resemble totalitarian theocracy? Answer: Consider ice cream: Even a single scoop of vanilla was forbidden to women in pre-war Afghanistan, lest they become decadent and Western. In Brooklyn, moms try to force ice cream trucks out of parks, thus…

How solvent is your commonwealth?

You’ve heard about the financial meltdowns occurring in states like California, where things have gotten so bad that workers are being issued IOUs instead of paychecks. But according to US Debt Clock.org, it’s not California or New York or Arizona that’s in the hottest fiscal water. It’s………Kentucky! That’s right. According to the real-time info on…

Kentucky Tonight: Charter schools

Check out “Kentucky Tonight” at 8 p.m. eastern tonight. Phil Moffett, co-founder of School CHOICE Scholarships in Louisville and a board member of the Bluegrass Institute, will be one of tonight’s guests. Also appearing will be Rep. Brad Montell, R-Shelbyville, Rep. Carl Rollins, D-Midway, and Brent McKim, president of the Jefferson County Teachers Association. Check…