Spent a little time with the family last several days. Here’s some hot morning linkage to make up for the absence. I hope.
Bill O’Reilly and Juan Williams hash out Juan’s NPR Fiasco. Two words… “de-fund” – http://video.foxnews.com/v/4382210/juan-williams-speaks-out-about-npr-firing/
Surprise, surprise – voter fraud in Chicago (of all places) may pose a threat in the Illinois senate race. Thank you Capt. Obvious – http://dailycaller.com/2010/10/22/cook-county-voting-fraud-could-pose-threat-in-illinois-senate-race/
Alamo Drafthouse launches new web site Badassdigest.com, Devin Faraci, (formerly of CHUD.com) as Editor. Devin and I have had our disagreements, but for film buff (like me) this site is pretty… badass. See for yourself – http://www.badassdigest.com/
In NCAA basketball news, Conference Commissioners Association recently voted 31-0 to recommend the abolition of summer recruiting. This is pretty big news, this move is intended to cut the amount of recruiting violations – http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/news/story?id=5711765
Chinese citizens – “Turn up the heat, yo…” – http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503543_162-20020269-503543.html
Saturday night victory by the University of Kentucky over the 10th ranked South Carolina Gamecocks gave Joker Phillips his first signature win as first-year head coach (first time a UK first-year-coach has beaten a top 10 team in decades). As you can see from this video from KentuckySportsRadio.com, it was a little emotional for Joker. Great coach, great win.
One more UK post. Ladies and gentlemen… I give you The Underkanter! From Big Blue Madness on Friday night..
From HotAir.com, Mass. Republican House candidate Sean Bielat gets corner by Dem. Barny Frank’s…er… significant other. This simply confirms the arrogance of the left, and just how unhinged the they have become in light of the looming tidal wave that will be the November elections. Bielat has out-raised incumbent Frank in the last quarter and seems to be building momentum in what one would have considered an otherwise safe Dem. district. Two words – Scott Brown? (Video below).
Tonight the University of Kentucky Wildcats begin their 2010-11 Road to the Big Dance by continuing the tradition of holding their first practice of the season in front of over 20,000 screaming, cheering fans. We’ll welcome new faces, reacquaint with familiar ones, and kick off the charge for college basketball’s national championship.
In their honor, I give you the following UK-centric linkage to get you in the mood for what’s coming up tonight around 9 p.m. GO CATS!
UK Media day was yesterday, so here’s a capsule of important notes: KentuckySportsRadio.com
Video interviews with some familair and some new Wildcats: TomLeachKy.com
More Video form players both new and returning: UKAthletics.com
Transcript of Coach Cal’s presser at Media Day – UKAthletics.com
… and finally a fan video to get you in the mood!
Former UK forward /Houston Rockets rookie Patrick Patterson is huge… in China. KentuckySportsRadio.com
Rhys Ifans to portray The Lizard in Spiderman franchise reboot? says SuperHeroHype.com
and since we’re on the topic of re-boots…
Guillermo Tel Toro offered Godzilla reboot?!? exclusive from LatinoReview.com