Archive for November 18th, 2016

November 18th, 2016 - 9:29 pm § in Misc.

Our Nonfunctional City Council 2

Jordan Royer FACEBOOK (Oct 10) Fantastic day celebrating the dedication of the new building for the Seattle Maritime Academy in the heart of Ballard. The Academy is part of the Seattle Central College and supported by $20 million from the state. College President Sheila Edwards Lange was there as w[...]

November 18th, 2016 - 11:55 am § in Misc.

Be Nice, Eat Pasta

David Brewster Is taking to the streets now the smart response to Trump? Not if one looks at the Italian example, where endless personal attacks on Berlusconi only increased his popularity. Better, argues the author, to protest particular policies when they appear, and make the debate about policies[...]

November 18th, 2016 - 11:19 am § in The Ave Scene

Paul Allen: Flipping Seattle Trump Style

Vulcan Flips Amazon building in S. Lake Union for $244 million I guess the next step will be for Vulcan to work with Trump to develop his proposed Trump Club. Amazon office building at 400 Ninth Ave N. (Vulcan Real Estate)  Paul Allen’s Vulcan Real Estate has unloaded another part of its[...]

November 18th, 2016 - 10:55 am § in Misc.

President Romney: After loosing his re election campaign

The bad news is in. Mr. Romney, after loosing his bid for re election is taking the defeat well![...]

November 18th, 2016 - 9:51 am § in Misc.

Far Right, anti civil rights, AG

Donald Trump has selected Senator Jefferson Beauregard Sessions ( R, Alabama) to be the attorney general of the United States. In 1986 Sessions’ nomination for a federal judgeship was rejected by the Judiciary Committee of Republican-controlled Senate.   Reagan’s nominee,  he was one[...]

November 18th, 2016 - 1:45 am § in Misc., UW

UW President on why the UW is unique

Ana Mari Cauce FACEBOOK  I have personally always preferred the objective rankings (of colleges and universities.).  Of course UW does best in these. But truth is that info is most relevant for grad and professional students or those getting a 4 yr “professional” degree as in business[...]