Guess what ‘trump’ means in British slang

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By BERRY CRAIG Some people’s names just seem appropriate. A minister in Paducah, Ky., where I used to be a reporter and a history teacher, is named “Gottman,” which is of German origin and means “man of God.” There was … Continue reading →

Gay is the bigots’ new black in Kentucky

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By BERRY CRAIG Kentucky Senate Bill 180 is more proof, as if proof were needed, that gay is the bigots’ new black in the Bluegrass State. The measure, sponsored by Sen. Albert Robinson, R-London, would permit business owners to refuse … Continue reading →

Mitch McConnell, pseudo-solon

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By BERRY CRAIG Will the real Mitch McConnell please stand up? (I was a big fan of the old “To Tell the Truth” TV show.) “The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court … Continue reading →

‘Democrats must vote, whether we nominate Sanders or Clinton’

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By BERRY CRAIG AFT Local 1360 “It’s like déjà vu all over again,” Yogi Berra supposedly said when he found himself in some situation he thought he’d been in before. The calendar says it’s January, 2016. I’m feeling like it’s … Continue reading →

‘No buts Democrat’ David Ramey aims to oust pro-RTW Republican Kenneth Imes

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By BERRY CRAIG David Ramey of Murray calls himself a “no buts Democrat.” “You hear people say, ‘I’m a Democrat but,’” the Fifth District state House of Representatives candidate explained. “I’m a no-buts Democrat. “I don’t apologize for being a … Continue reading →