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July 20th, 2019 - 9:47 am § in Misc.

TRUMPIE OF THE DAY

VINCE VAUGHN


July 20th, 2019 - 12:08 am § in Misc.

Sunday Revelations: The New Testament gives lesson on joining the 1%

Luke 19:23-27 Why didn’t you put my money in the bank? On my return, I could have had the money together with interest.” Then he said to some other servants standing there, “Take the money away from him and give it to the servant who earned ten times as much.” But they said, “Sir, he [&hel[...]


July 18th, 2019 - 9:36 pm § in Misc.

What The Future will Bring!

From SNOPES: Although the photograph displayed could represent what some people in the early 1950s contemplated a “home computer” might look like (based on the technology of the day), it isn’t, as the accompanying text claims, a RAND Corporation illustration from 1954 of a prototype “home co[...]


July 13th, 2019 - 1:41 am § in Misc.

Funny Flick

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July 10th, 2019 - 7:26 am § in Misc.

Are Cherokee People, People of Color?

Claims of membership in a People of Color group are central to a lot of how we now live in America.  This is not simply a matter of being disadvantaged. Americans of Hindu, Carribean and Hispanic descent are among the countries most successful immigrant communities. The issue, however, becomes a le[...]


July 8th, 2019 - 1:24 am § in Misc.

Juicy Veggie Burger

THE VEGGIE BURGER IS JUICY Six years ago, Stanford’s professor  Dr. Pat Brown set out  to create an “uncompromisingly delicious” meat from plant-based materials. Last year, they debuted their Impossible Burger, which looks like meat. Brown’s company has announced a partnership wit[...]


July 7th, 2019 - 1:12 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATION: Becoming Muslim

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July 7th, 2019 - 12:44 am § in Hypocrisy, Israel/Palestine

  Israel is failing as a Zionist state.

Trump and Netanyahu make a great pair. Creatures, religious hypocrites,  celebrated by religious fundamentalists who have no devotion to democracy and certainly no devotion to the founding ideals of the Zionists. Zionism was intended to create a secular state for all Jews. Now only the Charedim, th[...]


July 7th, 2019 - 12:18 am § in Religion

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: WHO IS GOD?

(The Alternative Doctrine – Ex Rev. Chi) When I was first posed this question in my theology class, I couldn’t answer that question as a fundamentalist Christian, one who believed and accepted the word as given by God, but as a dispassionate scholar, with extrinsic curiosity, I came away see[...]


July 6th, 2019 - 8:12 am § in The Ave Scene

SEATTLE’S REVENGE: Steve Balmer Makes His Move

So the second CEO of Microsoft retired and bought himself a basketball team that was not very good and was down there in LA. Then Balmer made a deal, shaking up the NBA immediately moving his team, the Clippers , from the league’s most long-sufferingand hard-luck franchises  to a competitive lev[...]


July 6th, 2019 - 1:49 am § in Misc.

President Kim Il Sung, Eternal Sun of Humankind

President Kim Il Sung is the most prominent great man in the 20th century and eternal sun of humankind, who was possessed of unparalleled broad magnanimity. That’s why everyone who met the President respected him as his or her teacher and elder statesman of the world. It can be well proved by [...]


July 6th, 2019 - 1:15 am § in America, Hypocrisy

Politically Correct Sneakers

Nike’s Fourth of July sneaker controversy, explained I like and admire Colin Kaepernick, but this is absurd. The Wall Street Journal reports. that the  Nike spokesperson Colin Kaepernick advised the company not to release their 4th of July a limited-edition Air Max 1.  The sneaker was supposed [...]


July 5th, 2019 - 8:38 am § in America, Donald Trump

TRUMP’S HISTORY LESSON,..The Power of the Planes

HOW REBEL AIRPOWER WON THE WAR AGAINST THE BRITS! via GIPHY[...]


July 5th, 2019 - 8:25 am § in Misc.

R.I.P. MAD Magazine (1952-2019)

After a 67 year run, the madcap comic book is gone. The world won’t be the same. Read story here.[...]


July 4th, 2019 - 11:23 am § in Misc.

My Sadness of Trumpism on the Fourth

It is sad to see so many celebrating or bemoaning Trump rather than the events of this day. Join me in a digital toast to the founders and those who have fought to maintain their ideal. As for me, I have work to do today but will be thinking about my heroes .. Jemi Cato, […][...]


July 4th, 2019 - 8:57 am § in America, Donald Trump, Politics

On Independence Day, an American Hero Announces His Independence

Today, I am declaring my independence and leaving the Republican Party.   OPED in today’s Washington Post by Justin Amash When my dad was 16, America welcomed him as a Palestinian refugee. It wasn’t easy moving to a new country, but it was the greatest blessing of his life. Throughout my ch[...]


July 4th, 2019 - 2:10 am § in America

Jimi Hendrix

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July 4th, 2019 - 1:40 am § in Misc.

What happened to the 56 men who signed the Declaration of Independence?

The 56 Signers The Declaration was transposed on paper, adopted by the Continental Congress, and signed by John Hancock, President of the Congress, on July 4, 1776 Hancock was a smuggler who grew rich. Twenty-four of the signers were lawyers and jurists. Eleven were merchants, nine were farmers a[...]


July 4th, 2019 - 1:16 am § in America, Christianity, Hypocrisy

The Sacrilege of the Pledge of Allegiance UNDER GOD

As an Atheist, a Jew, and a patriot, I Cannot Recite America’s Pledge of Allegiance. I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. The original pledge I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of Ameri[...]


July 4th, 2019 - 1:14 am § in Misc.

JULY 4: The sacrilege of the pledge of allegiance!

Today, as an American, grateful for all that has come before, I will celebrate our anniversary. Sadly, as an Atheist, as a Jew, and as a  patriot, I will not be able to recite America’s Pledge of Allegiance. I would gladly recite the original words of the Pledge: “I pledge allegiance to[...]


July 4th, 2019 - 1:02 am § in Misc.

Trotsky Assassination 67 years ago

“Once I accompanied Trotsky when he left such a meeting held in a dilapidated and poverty stricken dwelling. In the street Lev Davidovich put up the collar of his coat and pulled his cap over his eyes so that he should not be recognized. He now looked an old intellectual still erect after twen[...]


July 3rd, 2019 - 9:19 am § in China, Donald Trump, Economics, Hypocrisy

Africa Sides With China as Trump Capitulates

(Quoted with some edits from The China Daily News) An Africanews’ June 6 article “Why Africa will choose Beijing in ongoing US-China trade war” shows how successful China has been in  building trade alliances that Trump the bluffery from Trump.  Trump’s capitulation to Huawei is a majo[...]


July 2nd, 2019 - 7:14 pm § in Christianity, Donald Trump, Politics, Religion

Fox News pastor calls Democrats “godless”

Robert Jeffress, the pastor of a Dallas megachurch with about 13,000 members, a Fox News contributor, and an ardent Trump supporter, told attendees at an evangelical conference in Washington D.C. on Saturday that the Democratic Party is “a godless organization” and urged the crowd to be [...]


June 28th, 2019 - 12:53 pm § in Misc.

TRUMPERY TRUMPED BY CHINA AND NORTH KOREA

While Don John continues to bask in the self-glorification of his many successes  Xi Jinping, the president of China, has stated he will not sign on to any trade deal that hurts his country.  At best, some reports now say, that Xi will meet privately with Trump and  force the American into a thre[...]


June 28th, 2019 - 8:03 am § in China, Donald Trump, Economics, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy

BREAKING NEWS: Trump and Xi to Announce a Truce

Despite Trump’s bizarre lashing out with tariff threats at the EU, India, Vietnam, and even Japan, the rumor is that Xi and Trump will announce a truce when they meet around noon Saturday in Osaka. This announcement was predicted here n TA.   China has been building economic defenses against[...]


June 26th, 2019 - 8:53 am § in America, Israel/Palestine, Politics, Saudi Arabia

‘Netanyahu’s Regime Must Be Toppled’: Ehud Barak Makes Comeback With New Israeli Political Party

Former Prime Minister Ehud Barak announced today the establishment of a new party, saying Prime Minister Benajmin Netanyahu’s regime, with its “corrupt and messianic elements,” must be toppled. As a Zionist, I despair of what Israel has become.   Israel is becoming a modern versi[...]


May 21st, 2019 - 10:30 am § in Hypocrisy, Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene, UW

Has the University of Washington Abandoned Tenure?

  Does the UW still have tenure?   When I became tenured, the code and state law described tenure in terms of a life long commitment to a position and a salary.  The commitment was defined in terms of an academic year of 9 or 12 months. For either period, the UW and the state were committed [&h[...]


July 18th, 2019 - 7:33 am § in Misc.

THE-Ave Challenge: Whereisit?

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July 16th, 2019 - 12:05 pm § in Misc.

ORIGINS of the NIH: July 16, 1798 US establishes the Public Health Service

Chronology of Events 1700 | 1800 | 1900 | 1910 | 1920 | 1930 | 1940 | 1950 | 1960 | 1970 | 1980 | 1990 | 2000 1700 1798 The Marine Hospital Service was established with the July 16 signing by President John Adams of an act for the relief of sick and disabled […][...]


July 15th, 2019 - 4:16 am § in Misc.

Rembrandt van Rijn’s Birthday: July 15th

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July 15th, 2019 - 1:11 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: How does on reconcile this with the Pledge of Allegiance?

Matthew 5:34-37 But I say unto you, Swear not at all; neither by heaven; for it is God’s throne: Nor by the earth; for it is his footstool: neither by Jerusalem; for it is the city of the great King. Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair white or black. But [...]


July 14th, 2019 - 1:46 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS

Of course there can be a God, He is just evil and even crucified his Son to prove that.[...]