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    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 December, 2013

December 31st, 2013 - 11:50 pm § in Misc.

Happy New Year


December 31st, 2013 - 11:14 pm § in Misc.


     Lawyer: Doctor, before you performed the autopsy, did you check  for a pulse? Witness: No. Lawyer: Did you check for blood pressure? Witness: No. Lawyer: Did you check for breathing? Witness: No. Lawyer: So, then it is possible that the patient was alive  when you began the       [...]

December 31st, 2013 - 8:42 pm § in Misc.

Promises for the New Year

Why We Need a Wealth Tax! While getting a tax for the über  wealthy seems like a  romantic notion and while China’s YUTU robot trundles around the moon,  you too can join YUTU at least be getting your self in orbit. None of this requires the old  years of rigorous training, run by NASA a[...]

December 31st, 2013 - 7:55 pm § in Buchenwald, Hypocrisy

Buchenwald 15: As the Soviet army aproaches, Nazis force Auschwitz inmates to march to Buchenwald!

Tomorrow, starts the new year. My guests arrive soon.  Before I enjoy welcoming friends I need to spend a moment thinking about this time of year,  What a horrid time of year this was before my father and others arrived to liberate Buchenwald.  The most notorious of the death marches took place [...]

December 31st, 2013 - 3:06 pm § in Misc.



December 31st, 2013 - 1:05 pm § in Misc.

HAPPY NEW YEAR from Google


December 31st, 2013 - 12:16 pm § in Misc.

North Korea: Fisheries Are Prospering Under the Great Fear Leader, Young Un

Kim Jong Un Attends Ceremony of Awarding Commendations to Fisheries Kim Jong Un Has Photo Session with Fisheries State Commendations Awarded to Fisheries Kim Jong Un Commends Exemplary Persons in Fisheries[...]

December 31st, 2013 - 11:00 am § in Misc.

Happy New Year from Tim Eyman!

NEW YEARS wishes came today by email from Tim Eyman THE Ave shared these greetings with Tim’s thousands of supporters throughout the state (cc’d to all media outlets —  reporters, columnists, editorial writers, and others in newspapers, radio, and  TV — House & Senate m[...]

December 31st, 2013 - 10:14 am § in Misc.

Liberals Have Bad Taste Too