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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.

  • Seattle Street Life

    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.  

  • UW

    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.

  • ELECTION 2016

    trump-and-trumpiesClick to read about the 2016 election.

  • 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 June 17th, 2017

June 17th, 2017 - 6:30 pm § in Misc.

The state of the union

There are times when public cynicism about our government seems justified. When this happens in Europe, they change their government.[...]

June 17th, 2017 - 10:32 am § in Misc.

June Wedding in Japan


June 17th, 2017 - 8:14 am § in Misc.


HYPOCRISY: Evangelist Franklin Graham calls rounding up Iraqi Christians for deportation ‘very disturbing’ HYPOCRISY: Dennis Rodman returns from ‘really good’ North Korea trip Obituary: The Political Legacy of Helmut Kohl Only Italy sees dip in support for EU, new poll shows Germans Dwell [...]

June 17th, 2017 - 7:53 am § in Misc.


JUDGE DECLARES MISTRIAL IN COSBY CASE Trump Debt: owes lenders at least $315 million, financial disclosure shows Trump Presidential Profit: Trump earns $598M as Mar-a-Lago profits spike Trump’s controversial D.C. hotel continues to lose money: report BREXIT: It is hard to escape this sombre mood[...]

June 17th, 2017 - 12:50 am § in Misc.

June is never too young