Archive for January, 2018

January 27th, 2018 - 5:25 pm § in Donald Trump

Trump ordered aides to smear FBI witnesses against him

“President Donald Trump pressed senior aides last June to devise and carry out a campaign to discredit senior FBI officials after learning that those specific employees were likely to be witnesses against him as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation,” Foreign Policy ma[...]

January 26th, 2018 - 11:52 am § in America, The Ave Scene

Amazon (subtly) announces that HQ2 will be Philadelphia!


January 26th, 2018 - 10:42 am § in Misc.

THE Ave .. State of the Union Speech: The Emperor vs Luke?

So next Tuesday we will have two very different State of the Unions speeches, one by our bizarre President and one by the grandson of John Kennedy.  This looks like a scenario from the ultimate Star Wars prequel!  The Emperor vs Luke? If you leave partisanship behind, the US is a lot of trouble. N[...]

January 25th, 2018 - 9:57 pm § in Misc.

WH lawyer stopped Trump from firing Mueller last year

Many Washington D.C. insiders believe Trump would commit a grave mistake, tantamount to Nixon’s “Saturday night massacre,” by firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Yet Trump tried to do exactly that last June, but was stopped by the White House lawyer, the New York Times reported [...]

January 24th, 2018 - 6:19 pm § in Misc.

Wreck of the Clotilda?

Are these timbers what remains of the Clotilda, the last vessel known to have smuggled slaves from Africa to America, found this week at low tide, buried in the mud of Alabama’s coastline? Read story here.[...]

January 24th, 2018 - 10:31 am § in Misc.


NOW, the issue is simple. The DP must push for a clean DACA. The GOP will push to tie that to other issues, esp expanded issues in re immigration.  These issues matter to both parties BUT, the DP needs to make it clear that the immediate issue are the children brought here, illegally, but not [&hel[...]

January 23rd, 2018 - 8:21 am § in Misc.



January 22nd, 2018 - 1:52 pm § in Donald Trump

SNL spoofs Robert Mueller


January 22nd, 2018 - 11:57 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

The Ave Challenge: Whick one is Donald Trump?


January 21st, 2018 - 4:23 pm § in Misc.