Statt-us Update 4/12/19 – Headlines & More

Here’s a quick way to get caught up on what’s going on in the world. Everyday B-105’s StattMan puts together a collection of news stories that might impact the average person in Cincinnati. In no particular


Jimmy Buffett opening Margaritaville hotel in Kentucky – Calling all Parrotheads: Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville Hotel is building in Louisville!  A Margaritaville hotel is under development in partnership with Bachelor Fourth St. LLC.  The massive 150-room hotel and restaurant will be located near 4th Street Live! It will include a 5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar and Margaritaville Restaurant.  The hotel is expected to be finished in 2021.

College Scam Parents Turn To Prison Coaches – At least one parent involved in the college bribery scam is preparing for their future behind bars.  They hired a “prison coach.” Justin Paperny is a former stockbroker turned felon who now heads White Collar Advice. He claims that he has been hired by one parent and is in talks with several other parents from the college admissions scandal to guide them on how to survive prison. “They’re scared and it’s ‘Can I survive in prison? Am I cut out for prison?’” Paperny said. “What’s most surprising to me about the first conversation is how many of them didn’t view their actions as criminal.”

Why George R.R. Martin loves killing his characters in ‘Game of Thrones’