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Mel Gibson refudiates Doug Martin

Here’s what Lexington’s Cursing Councilman Doug Martin said about everybody witnessing him drop 15 F-bombs on me over the span of 2 or 3 minutes: We had a direct conversation. But it’s not possible to reconstruct any conversation with #…

Free study guide for Doug Martin

Dear Southside Screamer/Cursing Councilman,Dropping the F-bomb 15 times while you’re on the clock is certainly bold, but it’s lacking a certain pizazz, dontcha think? You definitely need to add some more variety, before you get monotonous and predictable. So just…

The "Cursing Councilman"

Just the kind of free media Doug Martin and his opponent need: Kevin Williams, a candidate for the Urban County Council’s 10th District seat, called on his opponent, incumbent Doug Martin, to apologize on Wednesday for cursing at a local…

At the circus, with Doug Martin

Well, not since a red-faced Ben Chandler angrily poked me in the chest in 2007 have I been confronted with such a case of blogger-induced hysteria from an elected official. Well, actually Doug Martin was never elected (as he was…

New York Times covers douche

No, not someone who is a douche. Literally, the word “douche”. LOS ANGELES — On many nights this fall, it has been possible to tune in to broadcast network television during prime time and hear a character call someone else…