Archive for July 20th, 2016

July 20th, 2016 - 7:58 pm § in Politics

Faces of democracy

Congressional aides working for Democrats:   Congressional aides working for Republicans:  [...]

July 20th, 2016 - 10:13 am § in Misc.

Unrest at the RNC


July 20th, 2016 - 9:50 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

Trumpisms: Delegating the Presidency to Pence

NYT: Donald Trump Wants His VP To Be In Charge Of ALL Policy During his search for a vice presidential running mate, Donald Trump was looking for someone willing to take charge of domestic and foreign policy, according to a… TALKINGPOINTSMEMO.COM[...]

July 20th, 2016 - 8:02 am § in Misc., Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia – Top Clerical Body Renews Fatwa Against Pokemon WASTATE: Pokeman Causing Accidents

Saudi Arabia – The top clerical body has renewed a 15-year-old edict that the Pokemon game franchise is un-Islamic’ Meanwhile: Washington State Patrol reports first Pokémon Go-related car crash in state[...]

July 20th, 2016 - 7:55 am § in Misc., Science

Science: New way to find cancer

Distinguishing Circulating Tumor from Normal Cell-Free DNA Fragments of circulating DNA from tumors are around 20 to 30 base pairs shorter than those from healthy cells, researchers report.[...]

July 20th, 2016 - 7:28 am § in Misc., The Ave Scene

Law Suit Threatens to Close WASTATE Public Schools

State schools chief Randy Dorn filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Seattle Public Schools and six other districts alleging that they illegally rely on local levies to fund basic education.   (from Seattle Times) The seven school districts, which the lawsuit says are named as examples, are Seattle, [...]

July 20th, 2016 - 1:50 am § in Misc.

Melania Trump … faked degree from a non existent university.

Remember Trump University? Maybe the Donald can offer her an honorary degree? Melania Trump’s professional biography says the wife of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump began modeling at age 16, but she only began working full-time after obtaining a degree. She graduated [...]

July 20th, 2016 - 12:07 am § in Misc.

Moby Dick Meets Bawdy Babe