Archive for May 6th, 2011

May 6th, 2011 - 7:43 pm § in Uncategorized

Officials, citizens celebrate their leaders

JEDDAH: Saudi officials and citizens have expressed their joy and satisfaction over the imminent return of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah to the Kingdom following a medical trip abroad. Pyongyang, (KCNA) — General Secretary Kim Jong Il was presented with floral baskets and gif[...]

May 6th, 2011 - 12:10 pm § in America, Politics, The Ave Scene

Radical Radio Rhetoric

from Blatherwatch, by Michael Hood:  Dori’s latest ‘outrage’ Ed. This essay is a good example of why I read Blatherwatch .. Seattle’s blog focused on the strange world of radio and radio talk.  For those blessed enough not to have ever listened to Dori Monson, he a bizarre [...]

May 6th, 2011 - 8:07 am § in The Ave Scene

EAT on The AVE: The Wurst Place .. coming to SLU

South Lake Union I have no idea why so many restaurants think SLU is going to be Seattle’s foodiedistrict?  Tom Douglas is seemingly trying to open on of everything in the ‘hood .. a Tdug Bar, Tdug pizza, Tdug takeout, Tdug Italina, and Tdug Tibet dumplings .  Oddly, for Seattle Tom ha[...]

May 6th, 2011 - 6:23 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Ahmadinejad allies charged with sorcery

from the Guardian. Several people said to be close to the president and his chief of staff, Esfandiar Rahim Mashaei, have been arrested in recent days and charged with being “magicians” and invoking djinns (spirits). Ayandeh, an Iranian news website, described one of the arrested men, Ab[...]