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    ST PAUL ICONEvery Sunday, THE Ave begins with a story about religion. Sometimes these are quotes from one of the bibles, other times they stories about how religious and anti religious people behave. Hopefully there is enough balance to please, offend, or stimulate folks who care about what is done in the name or names of deities. READMORE HERE.

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    street-scene-prestonOK ..this is where we live  … on the gentriest city in the US.  Davis Preston writes abut the cracks in the gleaming polish of Seattle liberalism.  

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    UW WeritasClicking this logo will bring you to a magazine coverage of the UW unlike anything on the UW campus.   This lede will take you to other  stories about the UW … the athletic department’s budget, the lack of free speech on campus, fights with Cougar U over their desire to make a rival medical school, racism in the Athletic Department, achievements of UW faculty that do not get heralded, relations with the city and state, and more.

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  • BUCHENWALD: The Pain Continues

    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for January, 2013

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!


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[...]