Archive for June 25th, 2013

June 25th, 2013 - 12:29 pm § in Misc.

Tax Patriots .. do not buy this guy’s champagne, handbags or cognac!,

  France’s richest man moves to Belgium and takes multi-billion pound fortunewith him ‘to avoid new socialist super-tax’   Bernard Arnault, head of luxury goods group LVMH, insists that he moved the cash and assets for ‘family inheritance reasons’ It is thought he wan[...]

June 25th, 2013 - 11:37 am § in America, The Ave Scene

Seattle City Council Supports the D Word

DEMOCRACY Yesterday the Seattle City Council put  public financing plan on the November ballot. This is Step One on an effort to make the City Council a more democratic (small d) body. Currently, candidates need to raise about $250,000.  In effect. a new person running for Council needs  to get t[...]

June 25th, 2013 - 10:59 am § in Uncategorized

Science with caution

Powerful gene-editing tool appears to cause off-target mutations in human cells Published: Monday, June 24, 2013 – 08:33 in Biology & Nature In the past year a group of synthetic proteins called CRISPR-Cas RNA-guided nucleases (RGNs) have generated great excitement in the scientific commu[...]

June 25th, 2013 - 10:41 am § in America, Hypocrisy

Pat Buchanan Seems to Forget That His Party Has Already Divided the US

Buchanan: Hispanic influx from immigration bill could break US into ‘two countries’ Read more:[...]

June 25th, 2013 - 8:48 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Civil War To Return

SCOTUS Strikes Down Key Section of Voting Rights Act See more at Politico.  [...]