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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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    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 June 8th, 2017

June 8th, 2017 - 2:37 pm § in Misc.


In a collossal fuckup, the Torries have created a hung parliament, and destroyed their majority. Projections: Torries: 314 Labor: 266 SNP: 34 LD: 14 PC: 3 Green: 1 UKIP: 0 Other: 18 A total of 326 is needed to form a government. Labor + SNP is only 300.[...]

June 8th, 2017 - 8:44 am § in Donald Trump

When is a “matter” and investigation?

Testifying today before the Senate Intelligence Committee James Comey, disclosed that  President Obama’s Attorney General Loretta Lynch asked the FBI Director to call the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email scandal a “matter” and not an “investigation.” U[...]

June 8th, 2017 - 4:38 am § in Misc.

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June 8th, 2017 - 1:40 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs

Why the State Department is Irrelevant

The bottleneck in Rex Tillerson’s State Department The former ExxonMobil chief is leaning heavily on two senior aides who, officials say, have cut him off from the rest of his 75,000-person staff. POLITI.CO[...]