Archive for October 14th, 2012

October 14th, 2012 - 10:08 pm § in The Ave Scene

UW: a friend passes

Dr. Warren G. Guntheroth MD passed away Monday, September 17 after suffering a heart attack at his office at University Hospital. Warren was an example of UW’s great tradition of patient care .. one of the pioneers in prevention of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). He was also a courageous [...]

October 14th, 2012 - 2:34 pm § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Good stuff about the LDS Church

from HorsesAss Steve spews: Of the Church. Where Mitt’s tithes go, and KIRO TV … One of the things that impressed me about the LDS church was how they do a great job of taking care of their own. The LDS has their own welfare system and, while it primarily serves church members who need [[...]

October 14th, 2012 - 11:47 am § in The Ave Scene

UW Students use MoveOn to Protest Illegal Fees

Below is an email from Katherine Banks, a University of Washington academic student employee who created a petition on, the nonprofit site that allows anyone to start their own online petition. If you have concerns or feedback about this petition, click here.  Dear Seattle MoveOn member,[...]

October 14th, 2012 - 11:01 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Jews

Death of the last rational Republicans

Arlen Specter Dead Arlen Specter’s death is a massive step toward  an inevitable redefinition of the Republican Party as something none of its past leaders would recognize.  The party that arose in reaction to the South’s insistence on maintaining an inhuman institution now has become [...]

October 14th, 2012 - 9:36 am § in America, Hypocrisy

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: The Catholic Credo, Ryan Style

A Catholic Voice From a Red State (edited for TA .. see original here) … As I see it, Ryan has a religion problem not because he is not a good Catholic, but because he is. An individualist social vision seems to be at odds with Catholic social teaching, as the bishops have noted; it […][...]

October 14th, 2012 - 4:00 am § in Misc.

Is McKenna a Rhino, a Tea Partier in Disguise or What?

Is McKenna really a “moderate”? AP reporter Mike Baker weighs in on Rob McKenna‘s ties to not-so-moderate groups and individuals. OLYMPIA, Wash. — Before casting himself as a moderate in the campaign for governor, Rob McKenna met last year with members of a conservative group tha[...]

October 14th, 2012 - 12:14 am § in Misc.