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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

March 21st, 2017 - 11:08 am § in Misc.

The Central District .. Play Me

Put it in the air by Able Fader[...]

March 21st, 2017 - 9:14 am § in Misc.

Images of the 21st Century: French Post Cards: 11

NO MORE CARS? SEEMORE OF THE FUTURE, from the fin de siécle.[...]

March 21st, 2017 - 8:19 am § in Misc.

First African American Woman in Space

 Mae Jemison was the first African American woman in space![...]

March 20th, 2017 - 10:28 am § in Misc.

Steven Hawking Becomes Space Cadet!


March 19th, 2017 - 9:06 pm § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: Why is this image historic?

A. First Image of Earth from Space B. First Polaroid Print C. Rosy Franklin’s Xray of DNA D. Night View of North Korea E. First Image of A Planet in Another Solar System[...]

March 19th, 2017 - 5:38 pm § in Misc.


Live in Seattle? Wet your whistle Monday Night, 7PM. This week’s guest … Bill Phillips Bill Phillips – Democratic Party Activist   Bill Phillips has strong feelings about winning elections for Washington State Democrats.  After working on the defeat of David Duke while an LS[...]

March 19th, 2017 - 1:18 am § in Misc.



March 19th, 2017 - 12:49 am § in Misc., Repugnants

Sarah Palin’s Amazing Success as Ambassador to Russia

President Trump’s choice of Sarah Palin as Ambassador to Russia has already proven to be brilliant. Ms. Palin, having recently emerged as a hunting buddy with President Putin, has begun to take a prominent role on hosting public discussion of issues relevant to the two countries. She even has [...]

March 18th, 2017 - 1:58 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: Who is this?

A. Michael Young, recent Pres. of the UW. B. Ken Workman, great-great-great-great grandson of Chief Seattle C. Caryn Mathes, President of KUOW D.  William E. Boeing, III.  Investor E.  George Nordstrom, Former Owner of Seattle Supersonics[...]

March 18th, 2017 - 1:46 am § in Jefferson, Misc., Repugnants

The Powers of the ACLU

Phelan Moonsong, a pagan priest in Maine was originally denied the right but successfully fought to gain the same recognition as other religions. “I was eventually called up and the clerk asked me if my horns were implanted and I told her they are not,” he explained to The Wild Hunt. The clerk o[...]