In the story that pretty much everyone will be discussing this morning, The City Paper
's Joey Garrison reports that the proposed Music City Center has all the votes it needs to pass through Metro Council
, based on interviews with principals on both sides. Garrison doesn't say that's a good thing or a bad thing, just the way it is. Will this redouble the efforts of convention-center opponents leading up to the Jan. 19 vote, or shut them down? ...
Is Republican hatchet man Andy Seré trying to convince Tennessee voters
that state Sen. Roy Herron is gay? Seré acts offended at the thought, but Jeff Woods looks at the actual emails. ...Rex has an interesting reason why Mayor Karl Dean might encounter some resistance
next year from the state legislature. It has to do with alliances in the coming gubernatorial election, like everything else. ...A Henderson police captain, Dennis Cagle, died Sunday morning
after getting shot last Thursday in a robbery at a Chester County grocery store. The accused robber, shot several times, now faces multiple charges. ...Kleinheider: "[Rep. Stacey] Campfield is like an insect that refuses to die no matter how hard they grind it into the pavement." Here's why.
The morning daily takes notice of the community-DJ cap at Vanderbilt radio station WRVU
, something that's been lighting up the switchboard for weeks at Nashville Cream
. ...Great to see the Titans shearing the Rams yesterday, but should we be worried about Vince Young's hamstring
with the Dolphins looming? ...