Archive for January 14th, 2015

January 14th, 2015 - 3:49 pm § in The Ave Scene

Did I do that? Add Money to The Political Fire

AND I am proud of it too![...]

January 14th, 2015 - 11:46 am § in America, The Ave Scene

A Great Loss .. Kingfish Cafe

The Kingfish Cafe, our neighbor, is closing. This is a huge sadness.  When we moved here, a huge plus for Capital Hill was that it was a mixed neighborhood … mixed meaning a good community of Blacks, Jews, Nuns. Priests, Catholics, other misc. “White folks,” artists, UW faculty, b[...]

January 14th, 2015 - 4:47 am § in Misc.

Slur of the Day

Dink an Asian, esp. a Vietnamese. Also used as a disparaging term for a North Vietnamese soldier or guerrilla in the Vietnam War. Origin: 1965–70, Americanism[61][...]

January 14th, 2015 - 1:58 am § in America, Environment

BREAKING NEWS: Methane Hot Spots Over the US

Breaking News that on natural gas, as a “transition fuel” between coal-oil and wind-solar. The NASA website shows a remarkable image displayed from measurements by an European satellite, showing hot-spots of atmospheric methane in the atmosphere above the US. Note the large atmospheric m[...]