Posts Tagged ‘Pacific Northwest’

March 19th, 2018 - 10:23 am § in The Ave Scene

Jew Down The Price

The origin of this saying, this feeling that Jews cannot be trusted and will do the dirty work of “money-changing”, goes back hundreds of years (a couple thousand actually). This is not innocent. Who is familiar with the Shakespearian play, Merchant of Venice? ‘Jew down the price’: G[...]

November 26th, 2017 - 12:46 am § in Misc.

The Greatest Catch


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

Crossing the Columbia Bar


August 22nd, 2016 - 7:58 am § in The Ave Scene

Oysters Threatened


July 23rd, 2014 - 8:31 am § in America, The Ave Scene

Is Alaska Turning Blue?

On the Guardian Republican weakness felt in Alaska Why can’t Republicans land a killer blow against a vulnerable Democratic senator? Chris McGreal reports[...]