Archive for April 29th, 2014

April 29th, 2014 - 1:40 pm § in Uncategorized

Daddy Warbucks and Racism

HomeClippers Owner Donald Sterling to Girl Friend — Don’t Bring Black People to My Games … Including Magic Johnson Read more: Funny we hear so much about rednecks.  [...]

April 29th, 2014 - 12:55 pm § in Uncategorized

Hi-Tech Company Spots MH370 & Elvis Presley In Satellite Fotos

An Australian geosurvey company says it has found “the wreckage of a commercial airliner” resembling a Boeing 777 on the seafloor in the Bay of Bengal, 100 miles off the coast of Bangladesh, using proprietary technology that identifies the presence of specific metals in satellite images.[...]

April 29th, 2014 - 11:35 am § in Misc.

Seattle Threatened With Coffee Shortage: Global Warming Hits Starbucks

Brazil is on the brink of a coffee shortage  Brazil’s coffee crop is falling. The crop may fall by 20%!, The cost of Arabica coffee beans to Starbucks is skyrocketing by 150% Meanwhile, worldwide demand for good coffee is rising while American incomes are declining.  This may force Starbuc[...]

April 29th, 2014 - 7:40 am § in America

Drug Companies Eat the Small Fish

Pfizer Chases AstraZeneca In Effort To Launch Biggest Ever Foreign Takeover Of British Company The most obvious danger in these mergers is the ability of giant pharma t0 control prices.  This is especially true in the US where prices are controlled by corporations lobbying Congress. Less obvious is[...]

April 29th, 2014 - 3:08 am § in Environment, The Ave Scene

THE SEATTLE WAY: Why Prop 1 Failed

  This map shows clearly why Proposition 1 failed. People living across the lake… Bellevue, Medina, Redmond and Issaquah … choose to live there because they love cars.  They do not want to pay for all those buses running around urban Seattle. These people are commuters. The commuter attit[...]

April 29th, 2014 - 1:52 am § in Uncategorized

America The Free Speech Zone

“Congress shall make no law … abridging the freedom of speech, … or the right of the people to peaceably assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.”  Superficially, the First Amendment’s guarantee of free speech, assembly, and petition for re[...]