Inbox — Dec. 18, 2013

Letters to the Editor

Helen’s Got Balls


Loserville 2013

Remembering a year that should have been better

As Kentucky Proud product Abe Lincoln once said, “He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help.” Our annual December remembrance of the hacks, hypocrites and hams who have


Black tar in the bluegrass

A law enforcement perspective on heroin

Heroin use is typically associated with big-city (as in, bigger than any city in Kentucky) subcultures.


Psych out?

KentuckyOne aims to change University Hospital’s psychiatric services without input from community groups

A planning group created by KentuckyOne Health began meeting last month to develop a new plan for its psychiatric services in the Louisville market, which includes represent



How the University of Louisville became the most gay-friendly public university in the South

When she decided to come out of the closet at the age of 16, Ana Ruiz wasn’t worried about getting kicked out or disowned.


Smith sees sunny skies ahead

A working vacation for Louisville, with an eye to basketball battles to come

It’s December. Do you know where your basketball team is?

Inbox — Dec. 11, 2013

Letters to the Editor

Kudos to U of LGBT


Hope for No Man’s Land

New rumblings about the old, oft-forgotten neighborhood south of Broadway

Every spring, a lonely little parade traverses down Third and Fourth streets in the downtown Louisville neighborhood just south of Broadway.


On forgiveness and murder

A conversation with Sister Helen Prejean, the longtime death penalty opponent who wrote ‘Dead Man Walking’

The first death row inmates Sister Helen Prejean spiritually advised were, without a doubt, guilty of heinous crimes. They’d raped and murdered. Hating them was easy.

Inbox — Dec. 4, 2013

Letters to the Editor

Black Friday Humbug