Archive for December 28th, 2010

December 28th, 2010 - 9:00 pm § in Schools & Colleges, Science

How to Help Education in Haiti

A guide to groups assisting education in Haiti.[...]

December 28th, 2010 - 12:01 pm § in Politics, Schools & Colleges

Cut the loopholes, fund REAL needs.

Washington’s ref 1098, a surtax on the very wealthy, succumbed to an effort to paint it as tax increase.  Now State Rep. Larry Seaquist (D-Gig Harbor) is offering a very clever alternative: ask the voters to  fund real needs by eliminating nonproductive tax preferences,  loopholes. David Go[...]

December 28th, 2010 - 2:08 am § in Politics, UW

UW seen from conservative eyes.

The University of Washington By Michael J. Thompson, on Aug 14, 2010 The UW is seen by many on the right as a frivolity, a place where  elitist profs teach meaningless courses.  This post is part of a more serious consideration by,  Their guide to the nation’s top 100 colle[...]