Archive for October 5th, 2015

October 5th, 2015 - 10:52 pm § in Misc.

Seattle’s tight housing market worsened by underwater mortgages

Homeowners owing more than their homes are worth often aren’t willing to sell. This contributes to a lack of real estate listings in the Seattle area, at a time when demand is soaring due to an influx of tech workers. The problem is more acute in the lower-priced market segment and more affor[...]

October 5th, 2015 - 8:47 pm § in Politics

Weird News: “Meet the Senate Candidate Who Sacrificed a Goat and Drank Its Blood”

“Of all the scandals that have dogged political campaigns, the one threatening Augustus Sol Invictus’ US Senate run may be among the most unusual: ritual goat sacrifice. In 2013, Invictus walked from central Florida to the Mojave Desert and spent a week fasting and praying. Upon his ret[...]

October 5th, 2015 - 3:00 pm § in Misc.

Airline pilot dies in mid-flight

An American Airlines A320 carrying 147 passengers and 5 crew from Phoenix to Boston was diverted to Syracuse and landed by the copilot early this morning after the 57-year-old captain became ill and died in the cockpit during the flight, news sources report. This is why commercial airliners need cop[...]

October 5th, 2015 - 1:58 pm § in Misc.

Images of the 21st Century: French Post Cards: 4

SEEMORE OF THE FUTURE, from the fin de siécle.[...]

October 5th, 2015 - 1:47 pm § in Misc.


WHAT HYPOCRISY!! click on the title of this post to see Sawant’s top contributors.                   This site, “,” officially not affiliated with the Sawant Campaign, is charging Pam Banks of taking contributions from evi[...]

October 5th, 2015 - 10:58 am § in Misc.



October 5th, 2015 - 10:53 am § in Misc.

How to Get Nigerian News?

I read many foreign news istes and am esp. intrigued by Nigeria ..BUT …[...]

October 5th, 2015 - 10:47 am § in Misc.

China Build US Plane Killing Missile

China says its new PL-15 air-to-air missile has U.S. Air Force spooked The following is based on a translation of a report on a Chinese news site: According to Chinese media’s report, the website of U.S. media Popular Science monthly said in its report that the PL-15 beyond visual[...]

October 5th, 2015 - 10:23 am § in Misc.



October 5th, 2015 - 10:17 am § in America, The Ave Scene

District 5: Tribal Politics in The Seattle City Council Race

  I do not know much about Juarez, but her claim that tribal money is OK for a local city council district race rings false. Candidate Juarez sounds like Sawant.  The Brahmin lady form India claims to be a person of color and  justifies taking  100s of thousands of dollars, much of it non r[...]