Archive for December 7th, 2016

December 7th, 2016 - 11:15 pm § in Misc., The Ave Scene

You can rent this U-District nook for $750/mo.

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December 7th, 2016 - 1:44 pm § in Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene, UW

Seattle Merges the Hawks and the Huskies

Pete Carroll opens the door for Washington to come scrimmage his Seahawks to prepare for Alabama – FootballScoop Share FOOTBALLSCOOP.COM|BY DOUG SAMUELS[...]

December 7th, 2016 - 1:17 pm § in America

APPLESAUCE: The Decline and Fall

 Oppenheimer senior analyst Andrew Uerkwitz thinks the Cupertino giant does not have what it takes to lead the tech industry. Uerkwitz even issued a brutal note to talk about “strategic issues” in Tim Cook’s company. In the note that was obtained by Business Insider on Friday, Uerkwi[...]

December 7th, 2016 - 1:11 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Politics, The Ave Scene

What is the FPS?

Donald Trump Taps Border Hawk, Commandant of Guantanamo To Head DHSI have a personal reason to be scared of General Kelley. The scary part of the Trump appointment for me is something called “The Federal Protection Service.” Originally part of the INS, the FPS was created as part of Hom[...]

December 7th, 2016 - 12:03 pm § in Jews, Misc.

Of Korea and The Jews

Brooklyn, NY – A Harvard University senior named as a Rhodes Scholar last week said it was her upbringing on the outskirts of Borough Park that influenced her decision to pursue a career as a professor of Jewish history. The daughter of Korean immigrants, 21 year old Nancy Ko grew up fascinate[...]

December 7th, 2016 - 11:52 am § in Misc.

Santa is Coming! Is this your santa?


December 7th, 2016 - 9:58 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

Trump Makes Time’s Man of Year


December 7th, 2016 - 4:52 am § in Misc.

Buchenwald 141: The boys on the train.

One reason I still have some hope that some of the survivors may yet be alive to see my father’s pictures from Buchenwald is that several hundred boys were imprisoned in the camp when Dr. Robert Schwartz arrive in April 1945 with his medical company.   As Ken Waltzer writes (below) 400 of the[...]