Archive for March 1st, 2019

March 1st, 2019 - 9:02 am § in The Ave Scene

A Tale of Three Hungarians

Mike James from FACEBOOK, side bars from other sources  Bach, Beethoven, Bartok, but there was more. After intermission, conductor Andras Schiff, one of this planet’s great pianists (he had given us striking performances of Bach and Beethoven concertos), picked up a microphone at the podium to ta[...]

March 1st, 2019 - 1:27 am § in Environment, Hypocrisy

On Eating Kosher

Do you think harpooning a whale is humane? Kosher slaughter is now illegal in large parts of Europe and all of New Zealand.  I suppose this is good for cows. I am not a cow.  Nor do I eat kosher.  But how is it that ohso liberal folks decicde what I should eat? I resent […][...]

March 1st, 2019 - 1:23 am § in Donald Trump

The Trumpy Award

(TA news, Seattle WA, 3/2/2019)  The Ave is proud to announce the inauguration of the Trumpy. The award will be given to the individual, American or foreign, who best exemplifies the heritage and achievements of Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United States. The award has been jointly fu[...]