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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.

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    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.  

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    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.

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  • 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.

Posts Tagged ‘Republicans’

August 3rd, 2016 - 8:14 am § in Misc.

Add another Republican defector jumping the Trump ship

Election 2016  the book two ocuntriesv ver2Meg Whitman: I’m voting for Hillary Clinton Hewlett-Packard executive and former GOP candidate for governor Meg Whitman endorsing Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and calling Donald Trump,  a person who has “exploited anger, grievance, xenophobia and racial division.” As a proud Rep[...]

August 2nd, 2016 - 8:53 am § in Misc.

Donald Trump “is unfit to serve our party and cannot lead this country,” Republican Congressman

Richard Hanna Becomes First Republican Congressman To Say He’ll Vote For Hillary Clinton Retiring Rep. Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.) on Tuesday announced he will vote for Hillary Clinton in November because Donald Trump is “unfit to serve our party and cannot lead this country.” The three-term congre[...]

August 2nd, 2016 - 8:24 am § in Misc.

Spineless Republicans

AUGUST 2, 2016 Just when it seems that Donald Trump could not display more ignorance and bad judgment or less of a moral compass, he comes up with another ignominy or two. This weekend he denigrated the parents of a fallen American military hero and suggested that if elected he might recognize Russi[...]

July 21st, 2016 - 7:55 am § in Misc.



June 30th, 2016 - 9:28 am § in Misc.

Open Elections For Political Parties Can Not Work in America

The problem here is the American idea of what a political party is. To  function as a party, the D or the R needs to be a party.  A party needs a structure, ti needs leaders.  Those leaders need ot be chosen by some mechanism.  Usually that means D or R politicians who get elected also get to[...]

June 5th, 2016 - 10:11 am § in Misc.

St. Reagan? 12 years since his death

It is now 2 years after the first  decade of mourning for Reagan the Great’s death. Gallup says he is ranked as the greatest American President. Perhaps this would be a good time to look for miracles? Reagan’s baptism as a Disciple of Christ religion ought not be an issue.  The rules [...]

May 13th, 2016 - 1:40 am § in Misc.

Past Republican Candidates: Eldridge Cleaver

Cleaver was later baptized into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) on December 11, 1983, periodically attended regular services, lectured by invitation at LDS gatherings, and was a member of the church in good standing at the time of his death in 1998. By the 1980s, Cleave[...]

May 9th, 2016 - 8:22 am § in Misc.

I Need a New Word for This.. what do you call a rational Republican?

Yes, PJ O’Rourke Endorsed Hillary Clinton Today Well, here’s a bit of news that really did surprise me today; on NPR’s show Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! conservative writer PJ O’Rourke actually said he’s going to… Share LITTLEGREENFOOTBALLS.COM|BY CHARLES JOHN[...]

May 1st, 2016 - 10:21 am § in Misc.

Republican Reality

Geraldo Rivera: Only a ‘crazy person’ can get the GOP nomination ‘and you can never be elected’[...]