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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.

Archive for the ‘Misc.’ Category

June 26th, 2017 - 2:50 pm § in Misc.

Eric Trump’s Hitler haircut


June 26th, 2017 - 8:59 am § in Misc.


HOW CAN I GET A PLACE TO RENT ON THEMYSCIRA? by Gracie Bucklew  SOUTH SEATTLE EMERALD [Note: This column contains spoilers for the movie Wonder Woman] I guess they’re right — women really are hyper-emotional. At least I was, along with many other women, while watching Wonder Woman at Ark Lodge [...]

June 26th, 2017 - 8:02 am § in Misc.



June 26th, 2017 - 5:20 am § in Misc.


SCOTUS: MUSLIM BAN TO GO FORWARD. Exceptions for individuals with a bona fide relationship to the United States. Full review next session. TRUMP TO MEET WITH PUTIN: threatens to withdraw from intermediate missile treaty, the INF treaty, signed by President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mihkail G[...]

June 26th, 2017 - 3:01 am § in Misc.

Medicine After Trump: Doctors used to literally ‘blow smoke up your ass’ with 18th Century medical treatment

 A Simple Guide To The GOP Health Care Bills Senate Republicans released their draft health care bill Thursday, unveiling a proposed rollback of Medicaid expansion and funding while ensuring hefty tax cuts for the wealthy and health care companies. Among other things, the bill reduces the number of[...]

June 25th, 2017 - 1:46 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Before Eden, There Was Knowledge

Prehistoric stone tools bear 500,000-year-old animal residue The Torah seems to have left out what came before Eve.  Now, among elephant remains  at a Lower Paleolithic site near Revadim, Israel, Prof. Ran Barkai has found “handaxes” and “scrapers,” … prehistoric sto[...]

June 25th, 2017 - 1:23 am § in Misc.

Dogs on the Bus

CommentaryFrom The Blog Quixotic: Dog on Bus Complaint Follow-up (minor edits) A North Seattle resident complained to Sound Transit a month ago about a woman who brought a large bloodhound aboard the bus with her.  The dog was apparently not a service animal because it had no vest. Nor was the do[...]

June 24th, 2017 - 11:00 pm § in Misc.


How The Senate Health Care Bill Could Disrupt The Insurance Market “If you can get insurance after you get sick, you will,” Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., told NBC’s Today Show. “And without the individual mandate, that sort of adverse selection, the death spiral, the elevated premiu[...]

June 24th, 2017 - 5:31 pm § in Misc.

Kushner Lights Fires Under Israeli:Palestinian Conflict

Abbas was supposedly furious with the president’s son-in-law after Kushner relayed Netanyahu’s demands with no movement on new settlements in illegal areas of the West Bank but the immediate halt of payments to terrorists and their families.  Abbas angrily accused Kushner and Trump̵[...]