Archive for September 10th, 2015

September 10th, 2015 - 10:27 am § in Religion

Proof that Kim Davis is crusading for bigotry, not religious freedom

“Supporters of Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis, who refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples due to her religious beliefs, said on Wednesday that any of her deputies who provide the documents without her permission should be fired.”  No one, not even the federal judge who jaile[...]

September 10th, 2015 - 10:17 am § in Misc.

Fox buys National Geographic

Sadly, this isn’t satire or a joke. It’s real. It’s the end of National Geographic as we’ve known it. Rupert Murdoch’s Fox empire yesterday acquired controlling interest of National Geographic Society’s publications and media, including National Geographic magazine, a[...]

September 10th, 2015 - 10:01 am § in The Ave Scene

Rent an apartment for only $6400

$6,400 a month for a one-bedroom in South Lake Union? – Puget Sound Business Journal The rent for the apartment, which a corporate housing company operates, is a good example of how Amazon is driving the Seattle real estate market. BIZJOURNALS.COM[...]

September 10th, 2015 - 9:51 am § in Uncategorized

Police blotter from a racist town

The town in question is Marblehead, Mass., a tony yachtie watering hole where the locals are rich and lily-white.  The kind of town where black kids riding bikes look jarringly out of (their) place. (After all, black people aren’t supposed to have money, right?) Click here for source.[...]

September 10th, 2015 - 7:00 am § in America, The Ave Scene

Davey L. Whitney (1930-2015)

Davey “The Wiz”Whitney, an influential American Basketball coach, was born January 15, 1930, in Lexington, Kentucky, to parents Albert Whitney Sr. and Elizabeth Whitney.   Mr. Whitney coached Alcorn St. to the first NCAA tournament win ever by an historically black university with a 70-62 vict[...]

September 10th, 2015 - 2:27 am § in America

How to write a tech commercial

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