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Archive for April 21st, 2017

April 21st, 2017 - 8:14 pm § in Misc.

Ready for Trumpcare 2.0?

We don’t know much of the details yet, but what we do know suggests it’ll be even worse than the first version. In any case, there’s no decent way to raid Medicaid for a trillion dollars to fund tax cuts for giant corporations and wealthy people. So, reworked “Trumpcare”[...]

April 21st, 2017 - 12:35 pm § in America, Donald Trump


The official leading the Justice Department’s investigation into whether President Donald Trump’s campaign had ties to Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election is leaving her position next month. Acting Assistant Attorney General Mary B. McCord told the staff of the department’[...]

April 21st, 2017 - 12:19 pm § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Charlie Offers to Help Melania

 Charlie James If I was her handler I would turn this snail into a butterfly. She does not understand her opportunity because the country is desperate for something positive in the White House. A beautiful and gracious first lady working with children causes, with Baron by her side, is the help Don[...]

April 21st, 2017 - 11:45 am § in The Ave Scene

Anniverary of Seattle’s Rebirth

Century 21 World’s Fair opens in Seattle on April 21, 1962.[...]

April 21st, 2017 - 11:23 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Trump Syndrome

Top psychiatrists at Yale conference warn that Trump has a ‘dangerous mental illness’  “You don’t have to be an expert on dangerousness or spend fifty years studying it like I have in order to know how dangerous this man is.” “We have an ethical responsibility to warn the public about D[...]

April 21st, 2017 - 10:12 am § in America, Hypocrisy

Of Suicide, Concussion, and $ports

NFL Could Owe Aaron Hernandez Millions BY JULIANA ROSE PIGNATARO If Hernandez’s conviction is vacated, the New England Patriots might have to pay up. Aaron Hernandez Murder Conviction Could Be Dismissed Did Aaron Hernandez Leave A Suicide Note?[...]

April 21st, 2017 - 8:49 am § in Jefferson, Politics, The Ave Scene, UW

Suzanne DelBene to Speak for Science Tomorrow at the March for Science

SEATTLE – Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) will speak about the importance of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) at the March for Science on Earth Day. As the chaos and Alt facts of the Trump era threatens us all, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene will speak out for science and for the [...]