Archive for December 4th, 2016

December 4th, 2016 - 4:30 pm § in Misc.

Corps of Engineers reject pipeline route, but protesters will stay at site

Dakota Access pipeline protesters claimed victory Sunday after the Army Corps of Engineers announced it will not grant a disputed easement for the pipeline and instead will conduct an EIS process and study alternate routes.  Read story here. But as of Monday, the protesters continued to hold their [...]

December 4th, 2016 - 1:20 pm § in Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene, UW

OVER ON FACEBOOK, State Senator Reuven Carlyle Made a Mistake

Trying to brag about the UW as a world class academic school, Reuven tried to compare the academic standing of #1 ranked NCAA football team, The Alabama Crimson Tide, to the academic standing our own UW Huskies with a football team at #4.  Reuven picked the wrong campus … UA Tuscaloosa is the[...]

December 4th, 2016 - 10:57 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Austria rejects Trumpism

Austria’s Trump, neofascist Norbert Hofer,  conceded defeat in Austria’s presidential election soon after polls closed last evening.  Hofer, of the anti-immigration and anti-Islam Freedom Party (FPO), conceded he had been soundly beaten by former Greens leader Alexander Van der Bellen.  V[...]

December 4th, 2016 - 10:55 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

EJ Dionne is too old, too out of the fray, and too damn white curtain liberal to be taken seriously.

 Even as Clinton’s majority in the popular vote approaches two and a half million, it is time for truth telling.  The Dem Party’s focus on race, gender, immigrant status, etc. etc. is terrible With FOX News spouting its version of reality in every bar across the US, evangelicals voting[...]

December 4th, 2016 - 10:15 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATION: If you search the Hebrew Bible, there is no word there for “religion.”

FACEBOOK:   Revkah Rose We Jews are not a religious lot. In fact, by a variety of metrics cited in the recent Pew report, Jews are less religious than any other religious group in America. For instance, only one quarter of Jews say religion is “very important” in their lives, compared with mor[...]

December 4th, 2016 - 1:45 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Jesus and his wife.

Lets just imagine that Jesus existed as what he was supposed to be (not the God part). Until 30, the Jesus of the Roman (Christian) bible was a Judean peasant, son of a Nazarene stone mason who made a living helping Herod build stuff in Tiberius. If that tiny kernel of information is correct, we [&h[...]