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    ST PAUL ICONEvery Sunday, THE Ave begins with a story about religion. Sometimes these are quotes from one of the bibles, other times they stories about how religious and anti religious people behave. Hopefully there is enough balance to please, offend, or stimulate folks who care about what is done in the name or names of deities. READMORE HERE.

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    street-scene-prestonOK ..this is where we live  … on the gentriest city in the US.  Davis Preston writes abut the cracks in the gleaming polish of Seattle liberalism.  

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    UW WeritasClicking this logo will bring you to a magazine coverage of the UW unlike anything on the UW campus.   This lede will take you to other  stories about the UW … the athletic department’s budget, the lack of free speech on campus, fights with Cougar U over their desire to make a rival medical school, racism in the Athletic Department, achievements of UW faculty that do not get heralded, relations with the city and state, and more.

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  • BUCHENWALD: The Pain Continues

    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 May 12th, 2017

May 12th, 2017 - 9:56 pm § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Trump Releases His Tax Returns … TO HIS LAWYERS!

President Donald Trump’s attorneys say his tax returns don’t show “any income of any type from Russian sources” — “with a few exceptions.”  No comment is made on how much money Trump has received as loans, a subject that is raised by repeated comments by Trump&[...]

May 12th, 2017 - 11:49 am § in The Ave Scene

Who is making a buck of off the Seattle real estate bubble?

Tax data geek-out time: All real estate agents & brokers statewide paid $47.3M in taxes on $3.1B revenue.  This includes  B&O taxes, the primary business tax that companies pay. This is the tax agents pay on their income from real estate transactions.  Seller fees for transaction are not [...]

May 12th, 2017 - 7:54 am § in Donald Trump

BREAKING NEWS: TRUMP TWEET THREATENS TO REVEAL TAPES OF COMEY DISCUSSIONS

 Perhaps Mr. Trump needs a refresher course on the Nixon Impeachment?  During Trump’s Friday morning Twitter rant , the White House recluse Trump also suggested he may stop press briefings.  [...]

May 12th, 2017 - 12:44 am § in America, Donald Trump, Politics, Repugnants

REPUGNANTS: Alt Right

Mike Cernovich is getting his moment in the sun And he deserves every glittering sunbeam. This is Cernovich. He got to appear on 60 Minutes, which has led to more media exposure. Cernovich’s allegiance to the “alt-right,” a self-descriptor for a faction of the white nationalist movement, has b[...]