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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for October, 2015

October 31st, 2015 - 10:40 pm § in Misc.

Frankenstein and Krauthammer


October 31st, 2015 - 6:49 pm § in Misc., UW

Is The UW Really The Number 1 Public University in The World?

  The Most Innovative Public University in the World  Gerald Barnett Thomson Reuters named UW the “most innovative public university in the world.” A reader might think that the ranking methodology includes the number of startups, since UW’s press release includes the following: And in [...]

October 31st, 2015 - 1:35 pm § in Donald Trump, Misc.

Trump Ascendent


October 31st, 2015 - 9:00 am § in The Ave Scene

THE Ave Scene: Rainier Blizzard

Epic Alert: 164” of Snow Forecasted for Mt. Rainier! Mt. Rainier | Photo by Daniel Smith As of this morning, NOAA is predicting heavy snow on Mt. Rainier from today through Monday evening. Mt. Rainier is forecasted to receive upwards of 162 inches of… UNOFFICIALNETWORKS.COM|BY BARCLAY[...]

October 31st, 2015 - 8:37 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

A Special Halloween


October 31st, 2015 - 1:01 am § in Misc.

Happy Halloween From Seattle


October 31st, 2015 - 12:28 am § in Misc.

Halloween Lights


October 30th, 2015 - 7:27 pm § in Politics, Religion, Repugnants

GOP presidential candidates flock to gathering that makes KKK look benign

From Raw Story: “Republican presidential candidates seem to be competing over who will denounce the (nonexistent) persecution of Christians in America the loudest, with Mike Huckabee decrying the supposed “criminalization of Christianity” and Ted Cruz lambasting the “atheist Taliban” a[...]

October 30th, 2015 - 6:36 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

North Carolina turns its back on hungry people

Not so long ago, America was a country committed to allowing no person to go hungry within its borders, but that’s changing thanks to mean-spirited Republican policies. North Carolina is one of the states where the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour is also the state minimum wage. No one ca[...]

October 30th, 2015 - 6:11 pm § in Misc.

Hawaii cop punched lesbian tourists for kissing and holding hands

A Hawaiian vacation turned into a nightmare for a lesbian couple from L.A. when a bully cop assaulted and arrested them for displaying affection in public (they kissed and held hands in a grocery store). The women, confused, called police themselves and were on the phone with a dispatcher when the c[...]