Archive for October 24th, 2018

October 24th, 2018 - 12:00 pm § in America, Hypocrisy

An Immigration Plan Based on American Opportunity

The Trumpies have demonized immigrants to the point where comparisons to Nazi Germany are all too real.  That fomenting of hatred obscures the real need for a functional immigration policy that addresses America’s tradition as the land of opportunity, Here is my plan:  1. Felonize illegal em[...]

October 24th, 2018 - 9:12 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: What is it?

A. First Typewriter B. Edison telegraph C. Chord generator D. Civil war code machine E.  Chinese typesetter  [...]

October 24th, 2018 - 1:19 am § in America

Who Counts as Black?

  Ronald Hall   Partners reposted from The Conversation.US. For generations, intimacy between black men and white women was taboo. A mere accusation of impropriety could lead to a lynching, and interracial marriage was illegal in a number of states. Everything changed with the 1967 Supreme Cou[...]

October 24th, 2018 - 12:31 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: What is it?

A. Scene from Star Trek VII B. Scene from Solar Eclipse C. Scene from Star Wars:Obi Wan’s Story D. Scene from Superbowl Ad E. Scene from ad for Concorde[...]