Archive for December 28th, 2015

December 28th, 2015 - 10:16 pm § in The Ave Scene

Seattle’s New Elite?

David Brewster Interesting article on the progressive business leadership in Twin Cities and how it sets an agenda for growth and social justice. The group is low-profile but high-impact. Something like this is emerging in Seattle with an effort, led by former Gov. Gregoire, to get the leading figur[...]

December 28th, 2015 - 9:13 pm § in Misc.

Corruption in Nigeria

Chinazor Onianwah This requires a full stomach for digestion. Which I promptly did. The reason why corruption thrives in Nigeria at a Jurassic level is because Nigerians are not invested in what they believe is their country. It’s a viscous circle of thieves outmaneuvering thieves. And it̵[...]

December 28th, 2015 - 9:09 pm § in Misc.

Buchenwald 88: UPDATE 1

Bill Quick, Hugh Schwartz, Stephanie Quick  and Janet Linn began an avalanche of FB postings following my post yesterday. That post apparently hurt because of the importance I place on the  publication of my father’s unique photographic account of Buchenwald. Bill complained that I was unf[...]

December 28th, 2015 - 10:37 am § in Misc.

Ted Cruz Celebrates Christmas

The hilarity about this video is that Cruz had the chutzpah to criticize the WAPO for suggesting he was using his kids as a an organ grinder’s monkeys! “[...]

December 28th, 2015 - 10:19 am § in Misc.

Buchenwald 88: Update from William Quick

Following my post here about holocaust denial and the importance I place in the  publication of my father’s account of what he saw as the first American MD into Buchenwald, Bill Quick began an avalanche of FB postings .. mainly complaining about my likening the destruction of my Dad’s [...]

December 28th, 2015 - 9:50 am § in Misc.

THE-Ave Challenge: Where is it?

A. British Columbia B. Alaska C. Mars D. A piece of bread E. Tierra del Fuego[...]

December 28th, 2015 - 5:04 am § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

How to Destroy Israel

Israel warns Brazil faces diplomatic downgrade unless it accepts settler as ambassador false THEGUARDIAN.COM[...]

December 28th, 2015 - 1:20 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: What is it?

A. Ice cap over Antarctica B. Right breast of Chill Girl form new Star Troopers remake. C. Frost on Martian South Pole D.  Cold destroying plum crop in Chile E.  Eskimo lingerie[...]