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September 21st, 2020 - 6:20 pm § in America, China, Christianity, Donald Trump, Economics, Environment, Foreign Affairs, Health, Humor, Hypocrisy, Israel/Palestine, Jews, Law and Courts, Misc., News Media, Politics, Racism, Religion, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Schools & Colleges, Science, The Ave Scene, UW

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September 14th, 2020 - 12:09 am § in Hypocrisy, Politics, Science

Toxic Flag Syndrome

A single exposure to the US flag shifts support towards the Republican Party for up to eight months (T. J. Carter et al. Psychol. Sci. 22, 1011–1018; 2011). There is scant evidence that incidental cues in the environment significantly alter people’s political judgments and behavior in a [...]

September 10th, 2020 - 8:52 pm § in Hypocrisy, Politics

Trump official wasted taxpayer $$$millions on image burnishing

This article is news with liberal commentary. Trump’s top Medicaid official, Seema Verma, paid consultants at least $3.5 million of taxpayer money for anti-Obamacare messaging and polishing her image, Newsweek reported on September 10, 2020. The money was used to get her on panels, podcasts, T[...]

July 4th, 2020 - 12:28 am § in Hypocrisy

JULY 4 NEWS: Sally Heming’s Bedroom

I very much enjoyed and recommend the novel written about Sally Hemings. In that book  Barbara Chase-Riboud  describes a bedroom Jefferson built in Monticello for the slave paramour.  Archaeologists have now excavated an area of Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello mansion that had been used as a[...]

June 23rd, 2020 - 10:21 am § in Hypocrisy

A FB Experiment: Is this obscene?

I posted this last year on FB. Do you they declared it obscene?[...]

June 14th, 2020 - 1:54 am § in America, Hypocrisy

THE-Ave Challenge: What is it?

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May 3rd, 2020 - 12:40 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Politics

“W” calls for unity, end of partisanship

On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Kent State shootings, former president George W. Bush “called on Americans … to put aside partisan differences, heed the guidance of medical professionals and show empathy for those stricken by the coronavirus and the resulting economic devastati[...]

May 1st, 2020 - 1:11 am § in Hypocrisy

THE Ave Challenge: These Custom Limosines Are Being Made For …

A. Prince Muhamud ben Salman B. President Donald Trump C. Dear Leader Kim Jung Un D. President Vladimir Putin E. CEO Jeff Bezos[...]

April 9th, 2020 - 10:53 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Jews, Racism

Thom Gunn: Why the Jews?

Thom Gunn .. from Facebook It sure is the 64 dollar question…Excuse me everyone, one of my phantasies is a stud farm mixing Jews and Blacks, each one has in spades what the other lacks in clubs. And both have soul. By any measure, Jews are the brainiacs of the world and Blacks are the [&hellip[...]

April 7th, 2020 - 4:29 pm § in Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene, UW

With the recent increased minimum Amazon wage to $15/hr, Jeff Bezos only earns 2.33 times as much as an average Amazon employee.

The amount Amazon (AMZN) pays to keep its master is just $81,840  in salary plus $1.6 million in security-related services.  The salary is not much and even the security would not pay for a weekend of golf by Prez Trump!  Not only is $81,840 modest, Amazon says Jeff has never received any stock-b[...]