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November 25th, 2018 - 10:58 pm § in Hypocrisy, Religion, The Ave Scene

Comment on the Gospel As Taught in Washington State

In the aftermath of the death of John Chau, a Christian missionary who tried to invade the Andaman Islands, two things have struck me. The first is the number of Black friends on Facebook who insist that Chau, despite his slanted eyes and Chinese last name was “white.”  From the stories[...]

November 13th, 2018 - 9:27 am § in The Ave Scene

Two Seattle Restaurants Make Best In US

2M Smokehouse, San Antonio, TX | Al Ameer, Dearborn, MI | Atelier Crenn, San Francisco, CA | Bad Saint, Washington, DC | Bateau, Seattle, WA | ★ Benu, San Francisco, CA | Bertha’s Kitchen, North Charleston, SC | ★ Blue Hill at Stone Barns, Pocantico Hills, NY | Brennan’s, New Orleans[...]

November 12th, 2018 - 9:13 am § in The Ave Scene, UW

UW deficit $325,000,000

The Seattle Times ran this number today.   While the Times focuses on the Dental School and the Medical School, they are less than a third of the problem.    I would like to know where this comes from in terms of the different activities the UW has.  Is there an online source that breaks this [[...]

November 9th, 2018 - 4:27 pm § in The Ave Scene

Immortality

CLICK ON PAUL Paul Allen’s will places most of his wealth in a trust … he is now an immortal. The trust can live on forever  — tax free, no need for healthcare, education or any other costs of mortality. PRAISE THE GREAT LORD WHO WELCOMES PAUL TO THE ETERNAL LIFE![...]

November 7th, 2018 - 8:52 am § in The Ave Scene

Why I voted against the soda tax

Mike James, a former KING TV anchor and a friend on FB castigated me because, according to him, the support for the initiative overturning the tax came from the over wealthy soda pop industry. I agree corporate self  interest in our society is an evil  … BUT .. that does not mean the industr[...]

November 3rd, 2018 - 9:34 am § in Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene

THE HOMELESS PROBLEM: Part 1. The mentally ill

As many as 50% of Seattle’s street people have severe mental illness and do not want to be confined. How do we change the law so that these people are properly housed? These folks used to be confined to state hospitals with little regard for their civil rights. The came drugs that could manage[...]

October 1st, 2018 - 1:15 am § in The Ave Scene

Wealth Tax!

I am less interested in how much income tax we pay then then I am in a wealth tax. Wealth increases have a much more important effect in society than income. Wealth is capital and capital controls society! Also, the 1% are smart enough to see that they are “paid” in wealth rather than in[...]

September 22nd, 2018 - 1:32 am § in The Ave Scene

Amazon uber alles?

Amazon spent nearly $23 billion on R&D last year — more than any other U.S. company[...]

August 12th, 2018 - 4:09 am § in Misc., The Ave Scene

Sunday Revelations: An illegal child is found

Illegal foundings have a big role in American culture … remember Moses? And  then, there was that other Jew raised by a good American family …[...]

August 3rd, 2018 - 12:27 am § in Repugnants, The Ave Scene

Spokane GOP is Pro Russki!

Kootenai County GOP condemns sanctions, praises Russia for resisting ‘progressive globalist agenda’  [...]