Archive for September, 2020

September 30th, 2020 - 10:37 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Ex-GOP governor and RNC chair endorses Biden

Marc Racicot, a Republican governor and Republican National Committee chair before the GOP became an anti-democracy conspiracy, said in a radio interview he will vote for Biden despite his policy differences with the Democrat. Character is more important than any other issue, he said. And Trump does[...]

September 30th, 2020 - 10:09 pm § in Humor, Misc.

Potty parrots sentenced to solitary

The Lincolnshire Wildlife Park in Friskney, England, has a colony of about 250 African gray parrots — and a problem. Five parrots, recent donations from different owners, were quarantined together and began swearing. “It just went ballistic, they were all swearing,” Steve Nichols, [...]

September 30th, 2020 - 5:13 pm § in Law and Courts

Arrest in Compton police ambush

He’s not a BLM protester. Police arrested a 36-year-old carjacker and career criminal for the September 12, 2020, ambush wounding of a pair of Compton, California, deputies sitting in a parked patrol car. (Read story here.) They didn’t have to look far to find him. He was already in thei[...]

September 30th, 2020 - 4:40 pm § in Law and Courts

Spoiled rich girl

Clare Bronfman, a Seagram’s whiskey heiress and financier of a sex trafficking cult, was sentenced to federal prison on Wednesday, September 30, 2020, for fraudulent use of identification and harboring illegal aliens for financial gain. Read story here. Originally arrested for money laundering[...]

September 30th, 2020 - 4:14 pm § in Humor, Misc.

Used swans for sale

Need a swan or two for your castle moat? Lakeland, Florida, is having a sale on used swans. The city’s swan population has **multiplied** and the city fathers want to unload the surplus on willing buyers. At $400 apiece to qualified buyers, well below market price, the birds are a steal. ̶[...]

September 30th, 2020 - 3:26 pm § in Donald Trump, Law and Courts

Chicago’s model of what “defunding” police might look like

This article is liberal commentary. “Defunding” police is easily misunderstood, which is largely the fault of advocates of the concept who adopted that as their slogan, because to many people it means “no police.” Even for those who realize that’s not what it means, it&[...]

September 30th, 2020 - 2:51 pm § in Donald Trump, Health, Politics

Trumps flouted debate mask rules

This article contains news with liberal commentary. The rules were clear: Everyone in the debate hall had to wear masks. No exceptions. Trump family members in attendance refused to comply with the rules. “President Donald Trump’s family ignored coronavirus guidelines on Tuesday night at the[...]

September 30th, 2020 - 1:47 pm § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: What is produced at this factory?

What is made here?   A. Airplanes? B. Computers C. Rocking chairs D. Toilet paper E. Computer code[...]

September 30th, 2020 - 1:19 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Give up on Trump supporters; they’re incorrigible

A journalist described “Watching The First Debate With Hundreds Of Trump Supporters In Pennsylvania” in an article published on Huffington Post (read it here) on September 30, 2020, and what he observed is disheartening to say the least. Names are omitted below to spare the subjects the [...]

September 30th, 2020 - 12:43 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

The-Ave.US’s debate format proposals

“The Commission on Presidential Debates said Wednesday it would be making changes to the format of the remaining presidential debates after the first debate [between Trump and Biden] devolved into a chaotic disaster the night before,” CNN reported the day after, Wednesday, September 30, [...]