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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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    UW WeritasClicking this logo will bring you to a magazine coverage of the UW unlike anything on the UW campus.   This lede will take you to other  stories about the UW … the athletic department’s budget, the lack of free speech on campus, fights with Cougar U over their desire to make a rival medical school, racism in the Athletic Department, achievements of UW faculty that do not get heralded, relations with the city and state, and more.

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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 ‘Repugnants’ Category

April 5th, 2017 - 1:44 am § in Misc., Repugnants

ARE JEWS A RACE? Jason Chaffetz looks Native American, has a Jewish name, a brother named Dukakis and the support of Sheldon Adelson

Chaffetz is the irrecondite Republican heads the United States House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. He has announced he has enough “stuff” to hold continual hearings, a la Bengahzi” on Mrs. Clinton and to determine if she should be impeached. Jason announced he coul[...]

April 4th, 2017 - 12:17 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

How stupid are Republicans?

Very stupid!  They thought they could get away with taking hundreds of billions of dollars from health care, leaving tens of millions of people stranded without coverage, and give it to the very wealthy in the form of corporate and individual tax cuts. They believed people wouldn’t see this f[...]

April 1st, 2017 - 1:44 am § in Misc., Repugnants

Confederate Heritage Month

Judie Montoya FACEBOOK “Did you know that it’s Confederate Heritage Month in Alabama? Eight states still have special Confederate holidays, but Alabama bolsters it’s Confederate Memorial Day (which popped up this Monday) with a month-long celebration of all that is slave-holding and treas[...]

March 31st, 2017 - 12:33 pm § in Environment, Politics, Repugnants

A Republican explains climate change

Pennsylvania state senator Scott Wagner explains climate change this way: “I haven’t been in a science class in a long time, but the earth moves closer to the sun every year–you know the rotation of the earth,” Wagner said. “We’re moving closer to the sun.” He added, “We have more p[...]

March 30th, 2017 - 5:18 pm § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Politics, Repugnants

Flynn seeks immunity

“President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has told the FBI and congressional officials investigating the Trump campaign’s potential ties to Russia that he is willing to be interviewed in exchange for immunity from prosecution,” Reuters reporte[...]

March 30th, 2017 - 3:33 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

Spicer’s sense of victimhood descends into seediness

You have to play the whole thing. The relevant comments come at the end.[...]

March 30th, 2017 - 12:53 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

Why Fox is not a legitimate news source

Maxine Waters is a Member of Congress — elected by the people of her district to represent them in our national legislative assembly. Eric Bolling is an employee of the Fox network; his role is host and commentator. Back in 2012, shortly after Whitney Houston died, Bolling made this on-air re[...]

March 26th, 2017 - 11:31 am § in America, Donald Trump, Politics, Repugnants

Trump’s defense budget ignores our combat troops

Broken weapons, Vietnam-era rifles and boots, vehicles that don’t run, no ammunition for training, old heavy equipment (see photo) … but Trump and his cabinet of Wall Street tycoons don’t give a damn. Despite flaunting a $54 billion a year increase in defense spending, Trump put no[...]

March 24th, 2017 - 2:23 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Politics, Repugnants

Ryan: ‘Obamacare is the law of the land for the foreseeable future’

“Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held a news conference on Friday after Republicans pulled the American Health Care Act bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act act known as Obamacare, prior to a vote at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. ‘I will not sugarcoat this. This[...]