Archive for April 14th, 2015

April 14th, 2015 - 10:39 pm § in Politics

Senator Loose Cannon’s thoughts about war and peace

“I think that Americans—and this is not true just now, but over the years—are not fundamentally opposed to war. They’re fundamentally opposed to losing wars.” — Sen. Tom Cotton Photo: Sen. Cotton, who favors military action against Iran, believes a deal with the ayatollah[...]

April 14th, 2015 - 7:47 pm § in Misc.



April 14th, 2015 - 6:33 pm § in Religion

What if a patient dies because a pharmacy refuses to fill a doctor’s prescription for religious reasons?

First of all, I would ask, what kind of religion is that??? But this is where so-called “religious freedom” laws could take us. Think that’s a fantasy? “When Brittany Cartrett lost her pregnancy in March, her doctor prescribed Misoprostol to help her complete the miscarriage.[...]

April 14th, 2015 - 6:07 pm § in Misc.

Why does America execute people for broken taillights?

We in America have a police violence problem. A big one. We also have a public attitude problem. Not only do some people defend the cops, regardless of what they do, but they also blame the victims for being dead at the hands of cops. True, many of these victims weren’t angels; Michael Brown j[...]

April 14th, 2015 - 4:49 pm § in Misc.

Pilfered water

“The U.S. Forest Service is investigating an expired permit that Nestle has been using to draw water out of a national forest in Southern California for its bottled water business. An investigation by the Desert Sun found that Nestle Waters North America’s permit to transport water acro[...]

April 14th, 2015 - 4:46 pm § in Misc.

The Campaign for Cruz .. the CRUZADE?

So far Cruz is my Fave for the Repugnant nomination.  Here is his logo[...]

April 14th, 2015 - 12:32 pm § in The Ave Scene

SPACE X (A Seattle Company) brings the free market to the iSS

WATCH to learn about Espresso in Space![...]

April 14th, 2015 - 10:58 am § in Misc.

UW WSU Fight over $$, May Cost WA Kids Their Chance to Go to Medical School!

Click the icon to read THE Ave’s reporting  on the effort by WSU to create its own school of medicine. This conflict is inane.  WSU wants a medical school for the local pork generated by state dollars.  To get this money they are either naïve or being facile about the 100s of millions of [...]

April 14th, 2015 - 10:10 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Israel/Palestine, Politics, Saudi Arabia

Does GOP Support a Saudi Led Crusade: Who is Mohammed bin Salman ?

While the Republicans are hysterically denigrating* the Lausanne agreement with Iran, the GOP seems all to happy about the war like actions of Saudi Arabia. The GOP perhaps does not remember the 1950s when Standard Oil (or was if Gulf?) ran commercials on TV showing how American oil companies were [...]

April 14th, 2015 - 10:10 am § in The Ave Scene

FREE ICE CREAM!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Today Tuesday, April 14, celebrate freedom .. at least free ice cream cones from Ben and Jerry’s. Click the cones to find your nearest participating Ben & Jerry’s. Or if you are in Seattle just go over to the north end of Greenlake![...]