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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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  • 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

May 23rd, 2017 - 2:46 am § in Misc.

Terrorist bomb kills 22, injures 59 at U.K. Ariana Grande concert; ISIS claims credit

A suicide bomber detonated an IED outside the venue as concertgoers were leaving. “Many children” are reported among the dead. This is a developing story. Check major news sources for updates. Photo credit: TMZ Trump called terrorists ‘losers’ — the same insult he has thrown at CN[...]

May 23rd, 2017 - 12:01 am § in Misc.


SUPER TYPHOON heads to Taiwan, Philippines Appeasing the Donald: NATO’s feel-good meeting aims to impress Trump TRUMP TARGETS NIH: The National Cancer Institute would be hit with a $1 billion cut compared to its 2017 budget. The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute would see a $575 mi[...]

May 22nd, 2017 - 9:33 am § in Misc.

Jared Kusher ‘person of interest’ in probe into possible links between Trump campaign and Russia

(News.COM from Australia) According to reports Kusher met with Russia ambassador Sergey Kislyak, a month after Trump was elected. The meeting was also attended by former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. The White House has not responded to the speculation. Mr Kusher has been accompanying Pre[...]

May 21st, 2017 - 10:59 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Ramadan Starts This Week


May 21st, 2017 - 10:28 am § in Misc.

 President Trump’s Aggression Will Be His Undoing

From TIME: An Essay by Bob Ferguson, Our AG The most aggressive opening in chess is called the King’s Gambit. On the second move, White sacrifices a pawn that typically protects his king for a blitzkrieg assault on Black. It’s audacious. With no preparation, no careful groundwork, White[...]

May 21st, 2017 - 7:40 am § in Misc.



May 21st, 2017 - 7:09 am § in Misc.


ARABS Yemen Foreign Minister‘Our Enemies Want to Starve Us’ Ansarullah Yemeni Leader: Trump’s Visit to Riyadh Aimed at Disintegration of Arab States How Saudi Arabia exported the main source of global terrorism TRUMP House Science Committee asks Trump to stop relying on fake news B[...]

May 21st, 2017 - 12:17 am § in Misc.

Ooops. Who Told The Kushners They Could Fly?

Ivanka’s rabbi: I didn’t permit them to fly on Shabbat; The rabbi who granted the permission did not feel comfortable with the couple publicizing his name. Kehilat Yeshurun Rabbi Haskel Lookstein said on Sunday that he was not the rabbi who gave Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner permissio[...]

May 20th, 2017 - 9:33 am § in Misc.


Trump treated as Royalty By Saudi Royals MELANIA IGNORES TRUMP CRITICISM OF HILLARY, SHUNS HEADSCARF, TOUCHES SAUDI KING Iranians reject extremists, reelect Hassan Rouhani by huge vote Trumpbeat: Trump wants to screw public by undermining Obamacare rather than replacing it.  China Investment Corpor[...]

May 20th, 2017 - 9:28 am § in Environment, Misc.

China Threatens the Totoaba

The vaquita could go extinct this year as totoaba poaching continues to increase China’s demand for swim bladders from a giant Mexican fish called the totoaba is… NEWS.MONGABAY.COM|BY MIKE GAWORECKI[...]