Tag Archives: Ames

What a proud day for ISU

ISU ends Veishea permanently [DM Reg 8/8/14] “True purpose of celebration ‘completely overshadowed’ by alcohol culture, Leath says” Veishea has been going on since 1922, and the modern university administration and student killed it, and they don’t even know why. I came … Continue reading

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This is what a coffee bar is supposed to be…

Zanzibar’s on Ingersoll in Des Moines. The mocha was hot, chocolaty, and full of espresso. For some reason that is very hard to get in Ames. Once in awhile they screw up, but generally, no one can touch them. Plus … Continue reading

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Donald Trump to Ames August 10

It was reported in the Register today that The Donald would soon be gracing Ames, Iowa with his presence. Stephens Auditorium to be specific. Bob Vander Plaats’ group The Family Leader is hosting a summit Saturday August 10 in Ames. … Continue reading

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Iowa Butterfly

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Ames Democrat to fight House File 5

Ames Democrat Beth Wessel-Kroeschell wants to ensure that Iowa women can abort their children at any time.   Des Moines Register January 19, page 5A.   I wonder if she has children?   Jim Roach  

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