Archive for November 4th, 2011

November 4th, 2011 - 1:30 pm § in UW

Seattle Childrens Gets $50.000.000 Gift for Research

Seattle Children’s Nabs $50M Donation for Research, Plus $15M for Nursing, Clinical Care Luke Timmerman 10/31/11 Seattle Children’s Hospital probably has more fun than most hospitals every year on Halloween, but this year it has something really big to celebrate. The hospital said today it has [...]

November 4th, 2011 - 9:53 am § in America, Politics, The Ave Scene

John McKay: The residual remnant of the rational republicans

Is John McKay the remnant of promise in the Republican Party? The Seattle Weekly has a long paen of praise for John McKay, mostly centered around his support for regulated but legal sales of pot. The article, however, says something else.  Nina Shapiro describes something quire important, a rationa[...]

November 4th, 2011 - 8:57 am § in Politics, Saudi Arabia

BREAKING NEWS: Who is Ataturk in Egypt?

Why aren’t the media reporting on this in the USA? Ataturk, the founder of Turkish democracy,  used the Turkish  Army to enforce a secular democracy on an Islamic polity.  Egypt, so far, does not have an Ataturk.  The revolution was not led by the army, but by  democratic actgivists  &#[...]