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Posts Tagged ‘Corporatism’

March 25th, 2017 - 1:20 am § in The Ave Scene

I Go To Court and Get Effed by My Insurance Company

Now a year later, I get a mail from my insurance company claiming I was at fault and my insurance is being cancelled!  I was involved in a serious car accident. Without going through the details there was a lot of damage and with a few changes someone  might have been killed.  No one was [&hellip[...]

February 20th, 2017 - 1:13 am § in America


The companies doing AI research have bonded together into an all American effort With the absence of regulations in the field, the group will work toward developing standards and ethics around the development and implementation of AI. Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is rising in popularity e[...]

January 23rd, 2017 - 12:19 am § in America, Donald Trump

Trump Sued

Washington – A group including former White House ethics attorneys will file a lawsuit on Monday accusing President Donald Trump of allowing his businesses to accept payments from foreign governments, in violation of the U.S. Constitution. Deepak Gupta, a Supreme Court litigator working on the[...]

December 25th, 2016 - 9:39 am § in Misc.

Repost From Dec 25th 2011

    ’Twas Year End and the CEOs Did gamble with their bonus, All bankrupt were the borrowers In th’ encampment of the homeless. They were so poor, they warmed their hands O’er barrel fires. In threadbare caps They shivered in the winter cold; ’Twere repossessed their wraps. The onc[...]

December 10th, 2016 - 12:03 pm § in Misc.

Trump Chooses Putin’s Oil Buddy as Secretary of State and John Bolton as #2

Rex Wayne Tillerson (born March 23, 1952) is an American businessman and is the chairman, president, and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corporation, the fifth largest company by market capitalization.[3][4] He is expected to be named Secretary of State by President-elect Donald Trump tomorrow. Tillerson is a tr[...]

December 9th, 2016 - 10:59 am § in Donald Trump, Repugnants, The Ave Scene

BREAKING NEWS: WA’s McMorris Rodgers to head Department of the Interior

WASHINGTON ― President-elect Donald Trump is expected to nominate Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.) to serve as his secretary of interior, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday morning.   “In Congress, Rep. McMorris Rodgers has consistently voted to prioritize drilling on our public [...]

December 1st, 2016 - 9:49 am § in America

Amazon Uber Alles

BEZOS GROWING MONOPOLY... AMAZON captured 31% online spending over Cyber Weekend…[...]

November 18th, 2016 - 11:19 am § in The Ave Scene

Paul Allen: Flipping Seattle Trump Style

Vulcan Flips Amazon building in S. Lake Union for $244 million I guess the next step will be for Vulcan to work with Trump to develop his proposed Trump Club. Amazon office building at 400 Ninth Ave N. (Vulcan Real Estate)  Paul Allen’s Vulcan Real Estate has unloaded another part of its[...]

November 15th, 2016 - 10:38 am § in Environment

What Standing Rock is all about


May 23rd, 2016 - 3:26 pm § in Uncategorized

Idaho must pay activists’ legal bills in “ag-gag” case

A federal judge has ordered Idaho to pay $250,000 to animal-rights activists for their legal bills incurred in challenging an unconstitutional “ag-gag” law that made it a crime to video abuse of farm animals. Read story here. Several Republican-dominated farm states have passed such laws[...]