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July 13, 2020

“Palm Springs” is the best movie of the year

John Reecer 8:00pm July 13, 2020 7/13/20 Comments Disabled

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“At least you have each other. Nothing is worse than going through this s**t alone.” This is one of the many great quotes spoken by a character in Hulu’s newest movie titled “Palm Springs,” but it’s also the prevailing sentiment of director Max Barbakow’s feature film debut that’s now available to watch on the streaming…

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July 4, 2020

Listicuffs Season 1 & 2 – July 4th “Marathon”

Richmond Bramblet 11:00am July 4, 2020 7/4/20 Comments Disabled

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Happy Fourth of July! We figured at KSR that 10 people chowing down on hot dogs and buns shouldn’t be the only form of competition we feature today. So, we’ve gone into the archives and have put together a marathon of the complete season 1 and 2 episodes of Listicuffs. This time of year not…

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June 30, 2020

Listicuffs Season 2 Finale: Matt Jones vs Tom Hart

Richmond Bramblet 7:00pm June 30, 2020 6/30/20 Comments Disabled

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Well we did it gang… Season 2 of Listicuffs has come to a close. There’s no better way we can think of having a season finale than a SUPERSIZED episode with our own Matt Jones taking on BBN’s favorite ESPN personality, Tom Hart. Tom was very confident going into the episode, sending us an email…

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June 17, 2020

Listicuffs Episode 6: Sources Say Showdown – Jack Pilgrim vs Travis Graf

Richmond Bramblet 7:00pm June 17, 2020 6/17/20 Comments Disabled

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This week on Listicuffs, Jack Pilgrim and Travis Graf of the Sources Say podcast go head to head in our battle of useless trivia. Who got the best scoop on our question this week?  

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June 10, 2020

Listicuffs Episode 5: 11 Personnel Battle – Nick Roush vs Adam Luckett

Richmond Bramblet 7:00pm June 10, 2020 6/10/20 Comments Disabled

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We continue our rounds of the KSR Podcast Universe with a contest between Nick Roush and Adam Luckett of the 11 Personnel Podcast. Who takes away the win in this very competitive matchup?  

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June 9, 2020

Mountain Monsters Will Melt Your Brain

Blake Vickers 11:00am June 9, 2020 6/9/20

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One of the fondest memories of my teenage years was spotting a Discovery Channel helicopter buzzing my high-school when the “Finding Bigfoot ” team came to interview my county’s former sheriff. (Yep, that actually happened) I love me some monster hunting shows. They’re fundamentally stupid and staged entertainment that give what I imagine to be…

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June 3, 2020

Listicuffs Episode 4: OTT Podcast Showdown – Tyler vs Fake Barney

Richmond Bramblet 7:00pm June 3, 2020 6/3/20 Comments Disabled

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It’s an OTT Podcast showdown on Listicuffs this week as Tyler Thompson takes on Fake Barney in our game of useless trivia. Will Barney be able to avenge his 5 year grudge against Listicuffs? Or will Tyler take home the victory?  

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May 27, 2020

Listicuffs Episode 3: Funkhouser Situation’s Chris Tomlin vs Lee Cruse

Richmond Bramblet 7:00pm May 27, 2020 5/27/20 Comments Disabled

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It’s a Funkhouser Situation reunion as we bring together Chris Tomlin and Lee Cruse in KSR’s battle of useless knowledge, Listicuffs. Who will win this pop-culture themed episode? And will Lee ever get cell service in his basement?  

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May 20, 2020

Listicuffs Episode 2: WKYT’s Victor Puente & Andrea Walker

Richmond Bramblet 6:30pm May 20, 2020 5/20/20 Comments Disabled

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With episode 2 of Listicuffs, we reached out to our friends and anchors Andrea Walker and Victor Puente from WKYT. The duo, who also host the WKYT Conversations with Victor & Andrea podcast,  go head-to-head in Funkhouser’s game show of useless trivia, Listicuffs. Who will come out on top? And who wasn’t exactly playing above board?…

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May 13, 2020

Listicuffs Season 2 Premiere – Ryan vs. Drew

Richmond Bramblet 7:00pm May 13, 2020 5/13/20

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We’re back, baby! Season 2 of Listicuffs, Funkhouser’s game show of useless trivia, is here and it’s still just as useless as it was five years ago. This time around, we’ve dropped the tournament format to bring you select head-to-head matches. In the Season 2 premiere, we figured we would start big and bring together…

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March 31, 2021

Predicting the Oscars in a Surprisingly Strong 2020 Film Season

C.M. Tomlin 6:30pm March 31, 2021 3/31/21

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  You guys remember last year? Oh man, that was crazy. Remember how everyone was mad at everybody all the time, and we couldn’t touch anything for the first half of the year and see each other the last two thirds of the year? You, like me, might have spent a lot of that time…

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March 28, 2021

Kentucky in Hollywood: Alyssa Wray makes American Idol top 24

Tyler Young 9:45pm March 28, 2021 3/28/21 Comments Disabled

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Well, it looks like we’ll be keeping up with budding Perryville superstar Alyssa Wray a little longer under the big lights of American Idol. After another knockout showing performing “I’m Here” from the musical version of The Color Purple, she learned from the judges that she’s earned a spot in the show’s top 24. She…

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March 7, 2021

WATCH: Perryville’s Alyssa Wray may have had the American Idol audition of the year

Tyler Young 10:20pm March 7, 2021 3/7/21

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Alyssa Wray on American Idol

We already saw Alex Miller turn Luke Bryan into a giddy fanboy; now we have Boyle County’s own Alyssa Wray compelling the American Idol judges out of their seats during her audition Sunday night, when she absolutely meteored Jennifer Hudson’s “I Am Changing.” The Perryville native about broke Lionel Richie before being sent on with…

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Jack Harlow wins 2v2 Basketball Tournament, donates winnings to HBCUs in Kentucky

Ty Schadt 11:00am March 7, 2021 3/7/21

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Kentucky rapper Jack Harlow has made quite a name for himself over the past year. The Louisville native has seen his single “What’s Poppin'” turn platinum, he dropped a debut album, performed one of the more unique NPR Tiny Desk concerts to date, and is slated to host Saturday Night Live on March 27th. But…

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February 15, 2021

WATCH: Lancaster’s Alex Miller stuns judges on American Idol

Tyler Young 5:15pm February 15, 2021 2/15/21

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Alex Miller American Idol Golden Ticket

Garrard County, stand up! Lancaster native Alex Miller brought some serious twang to the American Idol premiere on Sunday night’s show, rocking a western shirt and all the confidence you can cram into a 17-year-old’s body. After charming the judges with his accent (“I hope you sing like you talk,” said Lionel Richie), he busted…

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February 9, 2021

The Best of the (Virtual) 2021 Sundance Film Festival

C.M. Tomlin 4:00pm February 9, 2021 2/9/21 Comments Disabled

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The streets of Park City were mostly empty this year as the 2021 Sundance Film Festival was moved mainly online this year. No puffy jackets, no trekking up Main to the Egyptian Theater in thin air or chatting with other festival-goers to find what’s catching any audience buzz. For four straight days my home became…

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February 1, 2021

Power Ranking the Sesame Street Songs Stuck in Every Parent’s Head

Nick Roush 5:30pm February 1, 2021 2/1/21

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When entering parenthood, experienced moms and dads happily provide tips like, “Get your sleep while you can,” and, “It’s okay to let them cry a little.” There’s one piece of advice I wish someone had shared a year ago: You’re going to become a Sesame Street fan, whether you like it or not. Throughout the…

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December 31, 2020

Kentucky Albums You Might’ve Missed in 2020—Part 2

Tyler Young 1:10pm December 31, 2020 12/31/20 Comments Disabled

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Kelsey Waldon

Well hello again, and a Happy New Years’ Eve. We’re taking a look at some 2020 albums from Kentucky musicians that may have come in under your radar this year (here’s part 1). A few of you gave me some suggestions after yesterday’s post—feel free to drop more in the comments. I’m also including a…

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December 30, 2020

Kentucky Albums You Might’ve Missed in 2020—Part 1

Tyler Young 12:45pm December 30, 2020 12/30/20

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Wayne Graham

The stages have been dark for nine months, but it hasn’t stopped Kentucky musicians from getting to work in the studio, and they released some incredible albums in 2020. You probably spent a lot of the year burning through new records from Tyler Childers, Sturgill Simpson, and Chris Stapleton—the three-headed monster of today’s Kentucky country…

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December 29, 2020

Bright Spots: The Best Movies of 2020

C.M. Tomlin 2:30pm December 29, 2020 12/29/20

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Listen, I don’t know if anyone’s mentioned this to you, or made a meme about it, or tweeted incessantly about it, or said it to you on Facebook or the phone or over FaceTime or by text — but this year has been terrible. Like, “one of the worst of all of our lives” terrible.…

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