Archive for May 3rd, 2011

May 3rd, 2011 - 7:06 pm § in Uncategorized

Breaking News: Deutche Bank sued by US government for fraud!

The Justice Department sued Deutsche Bank AG, one of the world’s 10 biggest banks by assets, on Tuesday for at least $1 billion for defrauding taxpayers by “repeatedly” lying to a federal agency when securing taxpayer-backed insurance for thousands of shoddy mortgages. read more at[...]

May 3rd, 2011 - 12:54 pm § in The Ave Scene

Where to Eat on The AVE.

Totem House, Funky Land mark, to survive under Red Mill Burgers Red Mill Burgers plants roots at the Totem House—very firm roots in the form of a ten-year lease, according to Nancy Leson at the Seattle Times. The new shack is expected to open in September and will also serve chowder and fish and c[...]

May 3rd, 2011 - 8:39 am § in America

“Money as Speech” and Corporate Personhood

Washington State Democrats have passed a resolution advocating action to end corporate personhood. This issue seems to me to be part of an even bigger issue.  Both Jefferson and Sam Adams were horrified by the idea that their revolution would be overtaken by the urban wealthy .. the distant ancesto[...]

May 3rd, 2011 - 8:08 am § in America

Glenn Beack’s Celebration of the Death of Osama Ben Laden

This video speaks for itself.  [...]

May 3rd, 2011 - 7:45 am § in America

BREAKING NEWS: Canada now has two Democratic parties.

Canada’s election, largely ignored here.  The re-elected PM Stephen Harper, will now have his first ruling majority.  He got here by  breaking  the Liberal brand and legitimizing the separatist movement in Quebec. For the US, this has two messages. 1. Harper is not a Republican.  By Repub[...]

May 3rd, 2011 - 6:56 am § in Misc.


From blog Liberalty: Thursday, February 24, 2011 TMI Again! If I was a woman back in the 1800s I doubt that I would have lived to see my 50th birthday.  I still have a couple of years before I get to that milestone but it is staring me in the face.  Why I am dwelling […][...]

May 3rd, 2011 - 6:02 am § in America

May 1st, eight years after Bush’s “mission accomplished” speech.

May 1, 2011 , the day President Obama announced that Osama Bin Laden was killed is eight years to the day from another significant date in the U. S.’ so-called war on terror. It was on this date in 2003, that former President George W. Bush delivered a speech aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln, with [[...]