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Archive for October 3rd, 2014

October 3rd, 2014 - 2:16 pm § in Misc.

BUCHENWALD 57: On Yom Kippur The Women of Shoah

Chilling new book has unearthered thousands of complicit German women[...]

October 3rd, 2014 - 11:00 am § in Misc.

Slur of the Day on Yom Kippur

Zog Lover used by white nationalists to describe an Aryan who is subservient to the Jews (“Zog”=Zionist Occupation Government).[207][...]

October 3rd, 2014 - 10:44 am § in The Ave Scene

A Sushi Rumor

A story .. when our kids were old enough to speak their minds, we made a first trip to Boston.  On the plane back we asked them where they would like to eat when they got home to Seattle.  They said they wanted “Seattle food.”  What?  Turns out that “Seattle food” was su[...]

October 3rd, 2014 - 8:41 am § in Misc.

Return of the estate tax

State Supreme Court Upholds Washington’s Estate Tax; Frank Blethen Rolls Over in His Grave* by Goldy — Thursday, 10/2/14, 3:02 pm Back in 2013 the Seattle Times editorial board repeatedly advocated against a technical fix to Washington’s estate tax, calling it both “legally and economical[...]

October 3rd, 2014 - 8:31 am § in America

Unemployment Plummets

5.9%[...]

October 3rd, 2014 - 8:21 am § in America, Schools & Colleges

Higher Education: Wasting Our Best

In connection with the squeeze on university jobs (tenure-track or no), there is an interesting article in the current TNR about the increase in US PhDs finding academic positions abroad. See: www.newrepublic.com/authors/david-wheeler Here is a short excerpt: With a Ph.D. in history and humanities f[...]

October 3rd, 2014 - 7:46 am § in China, Hypocrisy

CHINA: XiNHUA finally speaks on Hong Kong

While the North Korean News Agency is featuring a piece on Greetings to Guinean President, the Chinese equivalent, Xinahua, has finally posted an article about the demonstration in Hong Kong: Critics of “different countries” lash out at protestors for jeopardizing HK’s future The a[...]