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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for April 15th, 2017

April 15th, 2017 - 7:01 pm § in Misc.

TAX DAY: Is the NFL Commish Worth $44 million????????

Note that the NFL is tax free but is able to pay a salary like this? Click image to readmore.[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 11:00 am § in Misc.



April 15th, 2017 - 7:36 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: How much federal tax did you pay for defence?

$523 $1213 $2101 $4321 $8,841[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 7:24 am § in Donald Trump

Is this the smoking gun in Trumpgate?

Former MI6 chief says Trump borrowed money from Russia The former head of MI6 has said Donald Trump borrowed money from Russia for his business during the 2008 financial crisis. INDEPENDENT.CO.UK[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 7:24 am § in Misc.

The first seder in Indonesia


April 15th, 2017 - 7:22 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs

AFTER TRUMP: Reignite Korean War?

China fears North Korea-US conflict ‘at any moment’ – BBC News The concern comes as the US takes a tough line on North Korea, which may test… BBC.COM|BY BBC NEWS[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 4:13 am § in Misc.

Tax Day, Its a Cinch


April 15th, 2017 - 12:55 am § in America, Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene

Racist Wings Fly Over South Carolina

Michael Brown and his family, Black Americans,  were asked to leave a Wild Wing Cafe in Charleston, South Carolina after a white customer complained that she felt unsafe near the black family.  The restaurant offered him a free meal By Daily Mail Reporter While not new, this story still rings tru[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 12:37 am § in Donald Trump, Repugnants

TRUMPISMS: Think of President Trump as the Martin Luther King of health care

Jeffrey Lord, the conservative political commentator, shocked a fellow CNN panelist on Thursday morning by comparing the commander in chief to America’s late civil rights icon on the issue of health care. “I want to say something here that I know will probably drive Symone crazy,” Lord said d[...]