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January 31st, 2013 - 2:01 pm § in Misc.

More WGU Feedback

Go shove your WGU prejudices up your ass                    from false  email address. The disturbing thing is that I never get emial form a current student or from WGU disputing my concerns. Caveat Emptor    [...]

January 31st, 2013 - 10:55 am § in The Ave Scene

Gomer Pyle Marries Stan Cadwallader

Jim Nabors, the actor best known for playing Gomer Pyle on TV in the 1960s, has married his longtime male partner. Hawaii News Now reports Nabors, 82, and Stan Cadwallader, 64, traveled from their Honolulu home to Seattle to be married Jan. 15. Gay marriage became legal in Washington state last mont[...]

January 31st, 2013 - 10:47 am § in Misc.

Davey Jones: Back in Pirate Waters

We got to Damietta on schedule, it was a busy 18 hours in port, no sleep for the black gang, first we pumped sludge, but the third had forgot to heat the sludge so it pumped slow, from 8PM till 3AM we only moved 7 tons, we had to have the electrician stand by the […][...]

January 31st, 2013 - 8:33 am § in Misc.

Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle

Seattle based film. The Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle 2009 I USA I 98 min Feature Narrative Director: David Russo Screenwriter: David Russo Producer: Peggy Case Cast: Marshall Allman, Natasha Lyonne, Tania Raymonde, Tygh Runyan, Matt Smith, Vince Vieluf David Russo’s debut feature is trul[...]

January 31st, 2013 - 4:43 am § in Misc.

NRA Gets a BIG Gun!

ROCKET LAUNCHERS BROUGHT TO GUN BUYBACK[...]

January 30th, 2013 - 10:47 pm § in Hypocrisy

80 years since von Hindenberg apointed Hitler as Chancellor

Hitler only got 1/3 of the vote ,,,about what the Tea Party controls here.[...]

January 30th, 2013 - 12:38 pm § in The Ave Scene

The AVE Scene: Where to eat lamb sausage in Vietnamese roll

Bastille Café & Bar 5307 Ballard Ave. NW, Seattle, WA 98107 (206) 453-5014 Website[...]

January 30th, 2013 - 7:28 am § in Misc.

Applesauce: Cox and Balmer

Yesterday morning, Apple unveiled its latest iPad — a sort of ho hum competitor for Microsoft’s Surface Pro .. being released later this week — four days from now. So Mr. Cox is not doing the Jobs act .., no stagecraft this time.  While Mr, Balmer is making his bet that MS can mak[...]

January 30th, 2013 - 4:21 am § in Misc.

The North vs. South Divide in Europe

Crisis Will Reveal French President’s True Contours Is French President François Hollande a reformer or a traditional leftist? He’s a man who enjoys his role as France’s leader, but many voters are asking themselves who it is they elected. He’s a staunch opponent of Angela M[...]

January 29th, 2013 - 12:26 pm § in Jefferson, Schools & Colleges

AVE CHALLENGE: What is the best major?

Last year,  The AVE reposted a statement by a State Senator and UW Professor arguing we need to push more slots for computational and engineering education.   SURPRISE … here is some data .. can you rank the following majors by the % unemployment? (data from Wall Street Journal!) (CLICKME f[...]