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October 17th, 2016 - 11:23 pm § in Misc.

AFTER TRUMP: Pence-ive comment on rape

Mike Pence: “Allowing Rape Victims To Have Abortions Will Lead To Women Trying To Get Raped” The Republican war on women continues unabated. The same week that conservatives argued in the Supreme Court that employers should be able to stop… POLITICOPS.COM[...]

October 17th, 2016 - 9:32 am § in Misc.

There are some smart Democrats in North Carolina

Dems raise more than $13,000 to repair firebombed GOP office[...]

October 17th, 2016 - 9:26 am § in The Ave Scene

Richard Sherman’s Rant

Frank Schwab of Yahoo Sports’ Shutdown Corner blog had Sherman and the Seahawks as one of his winners for Week 6: “It was the kind of moment that would have broken the Internet had it come from Odell Beckham. But this is the Seahawks. ‘That was mild,’ Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin said of S[...]

October 17th, 2016 - 8:42 am § in Misc.

NEW YORK TIMES: Haiti and Africa Projects Shed Light on Clinton’s Public-Private Web As chief of staff and counselor to Hillary Clinton at the State Department, Cheryl D. Mills  took the lead on smoothing the way for the company, Sae-A Trading, which secured millions of dollars in incentives to m[...]

October 17th, 2016 - 7:56 am § in Misc.

Ventrella for Congress

Jonathan Tong FACEBOOK If you live in Washington State’s 8th Congressional District, and are not crazy about Dave Reichert: “This is not a deep, red district. It’s described as “slightly Republican” and went for Obama in 2012. The Republican incumbent won only 56.8% of the vote in[...]

October 17th, 2016 - 7:41 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

AFTER TRUMP: TRUMP PLANNING TRUMP TV

Donald Trump’s Son-in-Law Is Reportedly in Talks to Create a Post-Election Trump TV Network At least Jared Kushner isn’t delusional about Trump’s chances of winning the White House. VANITYFAIR.COM|BY EMILY JANE FOX READMORE ABOUT TRUMP NEWS[...]

October 17th, 2016 - 2:02 am § in The Ave Scene

How NOT to pay taxes in Seattle

So here in ohso liberal Seattle, we have no state income tax .. mostly we pay real estate taxes.  That might be OK, except we also offer yuge tax breaks to folks who own expensive homes. I live in a damn pricey neighborhood.  A few months ago I posted about a  house downstreet has been […][...]