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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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    street-scene-prestonOK ..this is where we live  … on the gentriest city in the US.  Davis Preston writes abut the cracks in the gleaming polish of Seattle liberalism.  

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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.

Posts Tagged ‘Aquila’

May 16th, 2017 - 12:24 am § in The Ave Scene

We Need Moth Races Off Of Seattle New Waterfront!

The Incredible Moth .. way cooler than the hydroes! These things are amazing. They can make 35 knot in a minimal wind.   Imagine Seafair with moth races replacing the hydros![...]

May 13th, 2017 - 7:48 am § in The Ave Scene

Is Donald Trump About to Sell Off the San Juan Islands?

Lovers of Our San Juan Islands Beware. We are so lucky to have the San Juans as a place where the poorest citizen can come and camp and I can bring my 34ft Aquila to anchor in skull cove. Now the Donald Trump administration is threatening to make the  27 national monuments , including the San [&he[...]

May 10th, 2017 - 9:06 am § in Misc.

Season 3: Race to Alaska

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May 7th, 2017 - 9:03 am § in Misc.

Opening Day For Boating

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April 4th, 2017 - 1:59 am § in The Ave Scene

Fixing the Port

Jordan Royer ·  My take on what the Port of Seattle needs right now. Vital Port of Seattle deserves strong leadership now With the sudden resignation of its CEO, the Port of Seattle needs strong leadership sooner rather than later. SEATTLETIMES.COM[...]

April 1st, 2017 - 1:36 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge

Arabic for King of Saudi Arabia Bow scroll from Trumpy yachts Persian for Allah Trump family Monogram Japanese dragon embroidery      [...]

March 29th, 2017 - 10:19 pm § in Misc.

Crossing the Columbia Bar

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March 14th, 2017 - 8:35 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Congress Opposes Trump’s Proposal to Defund Coast Guard

Bipartisan Group Opposes Trump Coast Guard Budget Cut The 58 House lawmakers sent the letter to the Appropriations Homeland Security Subcommittee calling the budget cut “nonsensical.”  Trump’s wall would draw funds from our much more real threats from North Korea and Russia across the Pac[...]

March 9th, 2017 - 8:54 am § in America, Environment, The Ave Scene

UPDATE: Disaster in The Broughtons

For the last three years we have cruised north to the beautiful Broughton Archipelago near the north end of Vancouver Island.  This AM I read of a disaster: Diesel spill at the Burdwood fish farm has contaminated most of the Broughton Archipelago including many traditional clam beaches, during the [...]

March 5th, 2017 - 1:01 am § in Misc.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY HILLEL

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