Archive for May, 2020

May 31st, 2020 - 4:48 pm § in Misc.

The kick seen around the world

This incident — which “has gained extreme national attention” in U.S. media and is being reported in Europe — occurred in Erie, Pennyslvania, at around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, 2020, as a police SWAT team moved protesters away from City Hall about 2 hours after a peace[...]

May 31st, 2020 - 8:20 am § in Misc.


HA Bible Study: Exodus 32:27-29 by Goldy — Sunday, 7/26/15, 6:00 am Exodus 32:27-29 Then he said to them, “This is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: ‘Each man strap a sword to his side. Go back and forth through the camp from one end to the other, each killing his brother and […][...]

May 30th, 2020 - 7:05 pm § in Misc.

Seattle hit by chaos, too

Organized peaceful protests in downtown Seattle gave way to rock and bottle throwing, arson fires, and looting on Saturday, May 30, 2020. Mayor Jenny Durkan declared a civil emergency and imposed a citywide 5 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew for Saturday and Sunday. I-5 was closed through downtown Seattle, fer[...]

May 29th, 2020 - 10:40 am § in Racism

White woman who called cops on black birdwatcher has a history

Amy Cooper, the woman who let her dog run loose in the birdwatching area of New York City’s Central Park, and called police on a black birdwatcher who asked her to leash the dog, allegedly had previously stalked a co-worker whom she “chided” for voting for Obama, according to the N[...]

May 29th, 2020 - 10:15 am § in America, News Media, Racism

Police arrest non-white CNN crew covering Minneapolis riots

They had been complying with police orders. They were in a relatively peaceful area under police control. A nearby white CNN crew was not molested. The police lied about why they were arrested. They were released about an hour later after the governor intervened. Read story here.[...]

May 29th, 2020 - 1:50 am § in Misc.

Bob Hope’s Birthday


May 29th, 2020 - 1:46 am § in The Ave Scene

A Conservative View of Homelessness from California

The 87-unit Estrella Vista project in Emeryville c(Source of drawing: KTGY Architecture + Planning) Everytime I read about Seattle not having public space to build affordable housing I think of the beautiful Public Health Hospital on Beacon Hill.  The builkding is beautiful.  The location on a poa[...]

May 28th, 2020 - 11:33 am § in Misc.

They’re back!!!

BREAKING NEWS — Necco Candy Wafers are returning to stores this summer. Click here for story and a list of places where you’ll be able to buy them.[...]

May 28th, 2020 - 12:39 am § in China

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May 28th, 2020 - 12:07 am § in Misc.

THE-Ave Challenge: What do these logos have in common?