Archive for March 26th, 2014

March 26th, 2014 - 6:42 pm § in America

Nanny Government Saves Lives

The loss of an entire community can only be described as a heart-rending tragedy.  Especially when it’s foreseeable and preventable. Imagine how different things would be now if Snohomish County had a nanny government, instead of a laissez-faire building department, that hadn’t let thos[...]

March 26th, 2014 - 2:17 pm § in Misc.

The AAUP Should Take a Stand For Unionizing the Huskies!

 Northwestern U. Football Players Can Unionize, Labor Board Rules The UW chapter of the AAUP has been very supportive of the working rights of non-tenured faculty. The argument has been that these faculty function as workers and therefore need the protection of a union. While I wish that need did n[...]

March 26th, 2014 - 1:16 pm § in America

SOUTH CAROLINA: Why does ANYONE want to live there? The Maps Part III

Well … one good reason is that the Cradle of the Tea Party, first state to secede, home of the union free workplace and no minimum wage … is #10 on the list of states getting bucks out of Uncle Sugar! Lessee … low taxes, lots of guns, plenty of teen births, ..and government doles [[...]

March 26th, 2014 - 12:17 pm § in Politics, Religion

Muslim vs Fauxie

Dr. Faheem Younus: Muslims Serve Their Communities “Because Of” Their Faith “Not In Spite Of” It[...]

March 26th, 2014 - 12:10 pm § in Misc.

Awesome Architecture


March 26th, 2014 - 9:28 am § in America

Is Scrooge Driving Companies Out of Seattle?

The Seattle Times is kvetching* that our area may lose the corporate headquarters of T-mobile.  The extremely creative T-Mobile, after its failed take over by AT&T came back fighting with new consumer friendly plans.  These have meant that the Seattle based company is growing.  Meanwhile Spr[...]

March 26th, 2014 - 9:18 am § in Hypocrisy, Israel/Palestine

Arab League: Arab, Muslim Bigots Reject Israel’s Right to Be a Jewish Homeland

Kuwait City – Arab leaders meeting in Kuwait may have ended any prospect for peace.  Last week, the Arab League  said they will never recognize Israel as a Jewish state, blaming it for a lack of progress in the Mideast peace process. “We hold Israel entirely responsible for the lack of pr[...]

March 26th, 2014 - 12:06 am § in China

CHINA: Leaks from the State Censors

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by Chinese government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online.  State Council Information Office: Immediately remove the following from all websites: (1) information related to “supporting and rescuing Tang Jitian and other[...]