Posts Tagged ‘rhetoric’

October 12th, 2015 - 4:14 am § in Politics

Chavez Goes to Heaven on Columbus Day


July 21st, 2015 - 5:35 pm § in The Ave Scene

The Faux Debate on Rent Control

        The great debate over rent control turned out to be an amateurish production of the famous play “The Theater of the Absurd.” video The doors to Town Hall opened at 5 PM. By 6 PM the crowd overwhelmed the former church, extending out onto the sidewalk where I u[...]

January 22nd, 2015 - 7:29 pm § in America

Snipers: Cowards or Heroes? –by David Preston

David Preston:  Special to The Ave Responding to last week’s blockbuster opening of American Sniper, documentarian and social critic Michael Moore suggested that the biopic’s subject, Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, was no hero. As support for this, Moore tweeted that his own uncle had been kille[...]

January 12th, 2015 - 12:01 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Jews, Misc., Religion

Where are the calls for Je Suis Badawi?

“… The most important lesson that we need to learn from the horrible massacre is that we must stand up more fiercely for India’s values. Tavleen Singh Calls for tolerance after the massacres in Paris are misplaced. Given the history of the Holocaust, America’s horrible history o[...]

December 10th, 2014 - 4:49 am § in Politics, Religion, world

The US .. a view from Iran


November 30th, 2014 - 11:42 am § in Misc.

The GOP: Convergent Evolution

Convergent evolution describes the independent evolution of similar features in species of different lineages. Convergent evolution creates analogous structures that have similar form or function, but that were not present in the last common ancestor of those groups.[1] The cladistic term for the sa[...]

November 17th, 2014 - 12:19 pm § in America

Facebook on Saul Alinsky

How to create a social state by Saul Alinsky (according to a right wing FB nut) There are eight levels of control that must be obtained before you are able to create a social state.      The first is the most important. 1) Healthcare- Control healthcare and you control the people  …̷[...]

November 6th, 2014 - 1:04 pm § in Misc.

CHINA: Chinese view of Japan.

While China foolishly joins Russia in use of its military to pursue regional claims, the State propaganda medium demonizes the inevitable reactions of its neighbors. READMORE  [...]