Last night was the second episode of “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly,” NBC’s new weekly news show, and one of the main stories featured Bit Source, a software development company co-founded by Rusty Justice, a former coal miner turned entrepreneur. Justice started Bit Source a few years ago as a way to put former coal miners to work, one of several startups popping up across Eastern Kentucky to help ease unemployment. Coal miners turned coders is a pretty intriguing lede, so “Sunday Night” sent a correspondent to Pikeville to check it out:
While there, the crew also toured Hillbilly Days, the quintessential Eastern Kentucky festival:
Sadly, it doesn’t look like they captured any Kentucky players signing autographs.