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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 July 5th, 2017

July 5th, 2017 - 5:33 pm § in Misc.

Redneck BBQ

When you’re done cooking, just push on the handle and the fire goes out. The ashes will fall out of the bottom. Invented by people who couldn’t figure out what plumbing fixtures are for.  [...]

July 5th, 2017 - 10:23 am § in Misc.

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July 5th, 2017 - 9:52 am § in Donald Trump

Does Trump have Alzheimer’s?

He can’t remember where his car is parked at the airport. Well, it happens to older people.[...]

July 5th, 2017 - 9:37 am § in Misc.


Inside Pakistan’s sex-toy industry Kicked, beaten, tasered: Victims of UAE torture speak EGYPT: What is it like to live under President Sisi?      [...]

July 5th, 2017 - 8:19 am § in The Ave Scene

Blue state? Seattle gets rolled in Olympia tax deal

Democrats capitulated to a Republican plan that hammers Seattle and the suburbs with one of the largest property-tax increases in local history. While at the same time passing a bunch of tax loopholes for businesses.  How is it that Republicans roll the Democrats every year in Olympia?[...]

July 5th, 2017 - 1:44 am § in Donald Trump

BREAKING NEWS: Putin and Trump arrange a deal.

Russia details agenda for Putin’s meeting with Trump Trump is offering to return the two Russian espionage compounds seized by the United States under Obama. In return, Putin is going to extradite Edward Snowden.[...]

July 5th, 2017 - 12:20 am § in Misc.


VOLVO GOES FULL HYBRID/ELECTRIC  Caliphate loses Mosul and Raqqa. What happens next? Russia begins cleaning up the Soviets’ top-secret nuclear waste dump TRUMP and Sessions have sent 20 Feds to Chicago.  Will this “gun violence task force” get anything done?  Chicago will impose[...]