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November 18th, 2017 - 2:49 pm § in Donald Trump

We don’t know that guy. That’s not us in the photos.

The Trump family resorts to the ostrich defense as their involvement with a Panama resort hotel described as “a laundromat for dirty money” explodes into the headlines. Watch video here and read story here.

Photos: Ivanka and Donald Trump posing with fugitive financier Alexandre Ventura Nogueira


November 17th, 2017 - 1:28 pm § in Foreign Affairs, Religion, world

Ignoring the Muslim Fight Against ISIS

While Trump demonizes all Islam, befriends the Saudis, and demonizes Shiite Iraq,  just before America’s Inauguration Day  tens of millions of Shia Muslims made an incredibly heartening statement, by risking their lives to travel through war-stricken areas to openly defy ISIS. Shia women, me[...]


November 17th, 2017 - 1:19 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge

This painting recently sold for how much? A. 75 dollars B. 1000 dollars C. 22 thousand dollars D. 81 million dollars E.  300 million dollars[...]


November 17th, 2017 - 12:01 am § in Politics

Universal Healthcare

Jon Walker’s series on health care and the path to universal, affordable coverage in the United States. PART 1   This is a critical moment for the future of health care. President Barack Obama’s market-based Affordable Care Act (ACA) has simply not lived up to many of its big promises, and Hou[...]


November 16th, 2017 - 3:10 pm § in Donald Trump, Environment, Repugnants

Keystone Pipeline spills 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota

TransCanada’s Keystone Pipeline spilled 210,000 gallons of oil near Amherst, South Dakota, this morning — just 4 days before the Nebraska Public Service Commission decides whether to allow an expansion of this pipeline pushed by Donald Trump across the Oglalla Aquifer, one of AmericaR[...]


November 16th, 2017 - 11:05 am § in Donald Trump, Environment, Repugnants

Trump vandalism

Donald Trump Jr. gloating over an elephant he just shot.[...]


November 16th, 2017 - 1:39 am § in The Ave Scene

Overheard at Starbucks:

Amazon Newbie: “It’s been raining a long time. When does it stop?” Native: “Next July.”[...]


November 14th, 2017 - 1:35 am § in Donald Trump

A Norwegian Response to Trumped Nationalism

nATO, EUKnut Robert Knutsen Europeans DO provide for their own damned defense AND they’ve come to the aid of the US when attacked. Literally. Under the NATO agrreements for mutual defense so far only invoked in support of the US.  The US wants power and influence on a global scale and the abi[...]


November 14th, 2017 - 12:48 am § in Donald Trump

FASHION: Ivanka Trump Announces Jared, New Line of Men’s Clothing

IVANKA TRUMP, Ltd, announces a new clothing line: JARED for real men! The corporate announcement was clear to say that all royalties from sales of the new brand will be donated to charities supporting the Veterans of The Syrian War.[...]


November 13th, 2017 - 12:26 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson

The Trump family demonstrates why America shuns hereditary rule

The Founding Fathers had a horror of this sort of thing. They were right[...]


November 12th, 2017 - 10:06 am § in Hypocrisy, Jews, Religion

A Response to Jewish Bigotry Toward Fundamentalist Christians in the Era of Trump

BEN STEIN KVETCHES ABOUT BERNIE I am a Jew. All of my ancestors have been Jews since Judaism was founded almost 6,000 years ago on the belief of a monotheistic God. I pray in Hebrew every morning and every night. And I am deeply, cruelly, painfully embarrassed at my fellow Jew, Bernie Sanders, Senat[...]


November 12th, 2017 - 4:55 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Before man there was the spear!

A mystery in the Book of Genesis is now solved ..who did the children of Adam and Eve mate with?  We know modern man, that is us, evolved about 200.000 years ago.  It is hard to imagine us mating with dumb apes ..who wants to mate with a chimp?  But ..it now appears we had […][...]


November 11th, 2017 - 12:41 am § in Misc.

CHINA: Cutting Costs of Medical Care

BEIJING, April 8 (Xinhua) — Beijing started a landmark reform drive Saturday that will separate drug sales from medical treatment at public hospitals, lower medical expenses and improve services for patients. As of 6 a.m., 2,605 Beijing hospitals had switched to a new billing system, which rep[...]


November 10th, 2017 - 10:01 pm § in Donald Trump, Environment, Politics, Repugnants

Trump brings coal jobs back to King County

Trump wants coal jobs in King County again. The coal will be dug near Black Diamond and burned at a Seattle cement plant, producing “as much carbon dioxide … as driving 51,500 cars.” That’s okay with Trump’s EPA, which denies climate change even exists. Read story here.[...]


November 10th, 2017 - 1:51 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

What’s really behind DOJ’s CNN gambit

AT&T wants to buy Time/Warner. This makes business sense. AT&T’s telecommunications services are a commodity product vulnerable to price competition. In fact, a price war among wireless providers is raging right now, dragging down the stocks of these companies. Management wants to tran[...]


November 8th, 2017 - 1:20 am § in Misc.

Waking Up to Trump

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November 8th, 2017 - 12:57 am § in Misc.

Neofascism: 355 Days Post Election

“The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi or the dedicated communist, but people for whom the distinction between fact and fiction, true and false, no longer exists.” — Hannah Arendt, “The Origins of Totalitarianism” (1951)[...]


November 7th, 2017 - 8:15 am § in Misc., Repugnants

SUNDAY REVELATIONS

Steve Doocy: Ten Commandments are in courthouses because it’s ‘where our laws came from’[...]


November 3rd, 2017 - 1:26 am § in Misc.

The Feminine and the Season

SHAKIRA WILD ELIXIR from PORTERODELANTERO on Vimeo.[...]


November 19th, 2017 - 1:20 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Did Jesus Exist?

Godless Engineer FACEBOOK John E. Remsburg, in his classic book The Christ: A Critical Review and Analysis of the Evidence of His Existence, had this to say, “Enough of the writings of the authors named in the foregoing list remains to form a library. Yet in this mass of Jewish and Pagan literatu[...]


November 19th, 2017 - 1:00 am § in Misc.

Next BIG Idea for Seattle

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November 18th, 2017 - 10:45 am § in Misc.

PHOTOGRAPHY

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November 18th, 2017 - 7:40 am § in The Ave Scene

Raineeeeer Beeeeeeer

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November 17th, 2017 - 10:36 am § in Misc.

The fruits of Trumpism

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