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KET putting state’s signature bluegrass music into national spotlight via documentary on PBS

One of Kentucky’s most popular exports — bluegrass music — will get the star treatment later this month. Ricky Skaggs That’s when PBS stations across the country are scheduled to air the KET-produced documentary Big Family: The Story of Bluegrass Music, placing the state’s signature music into the national spotlight. The two-hour film, dubbed the most comprehensive documentary on bluegrass...

James Halcomb: Though fun at times, third installment of Hangover franchise is tired

What I saw last night: A tired franchise with jokes that have been done (and done better) in the previous two installments, Hangover III was not so much a bitter disappointment as not filled with any real surprises.   Like so many, I was drawn to the mean-spirited and hilarious first installment of the adventures of the Wolf Pack (Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms, Justin Bartha)....