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‘Hello. My name is Joe, and I’m a Baptist’

Being Baptist these days is tough, not only because this diverse group is generally painted with a single brush of public opinion, but also because being Baptist is addictive.

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My decadent and deprived Kentucky Derby — wear a hat for me

I am coming to the realization that my shirt might not be as bourbon stained as yours this Saturday. It seems I signed up for a graduate school program in Boston and forgot to read the fine print.

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New bridges: No laughing matter

The massive $4 billion Ohio River Bridges Project continues its tortoise-like pace with delays, setbacks and longer-than-expected implementation.

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Pollution agency responds

As a Louisville native and nearly lifelong resident of this community, I take my position as executive director of the Metro Air Pollution Control District personally.

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Open letter to Rep. John Yarmuth

Dear Rep. Yarmuth:

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WEB EXCLUSIVE: Intellectual isolation at the C-J

Do more bricks and mortar, regardless of site and design, always add up to progress? This would seem to be the prevailing attitude of our local daily newspaper over the past couple of years.

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Former Editor's Note

In the late summer of 1990, I was driving through the mountains of northeast Tennessee when I saw it.

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We hold these truths to be self-evident

I was laid off from my job last week.  

This took only three moves:

1. The securities market went haywire.