Archive for October 2nd, 2020

October 2nd, 2020 - 11:58 pm § in America, Economics, Politics

“A Tea Partier Just Called Me Communist,” by Conceptual Guerilla

A Tea Partier Just Called Me “Communist.” Watch My SLAM DUNK Response by Conceptual Guerilla Posted on Daily Kos, Thursday April 12, 2012 · 12:05 PM PDT So I’m working this morning, like I do everyday, trying to come up with ways to promote my film, when I get this email from a[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 11:31 pm § in America, Economics, Environment, Hypocrisy, Politics, Racism, Religion

“Defeat the Right in Three Minutes” by Conceptual Guerilla

Introduction: This article is a classic I first read many years ago. It’s still on the internet, but getting harder to find, so I decided to archive it on this blog to help preserve it. I hope the author doesn’t mind (I’m pretty sure he won’t). This version came from a third-[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 7:43 pm § in Health, Politics

The White House germ pit

Kellyanne Conway tests positive — read story here Three White House journalists test positive — read story here Trump campaign manager Bill Stepian tests positive — read story here Two senators who attended Barrett announcement test positive — here and here Pelosi was right w[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 6:34 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

What now?

First of all, I wish Donald and Melania Trump a full recovery and return to good health. Thoughts and prayers. We all should; it’s the civilized way. But the situation calls for some contingency thinking. Here’s what could happen: God has urgent need of Trump upstairs that can’t wait t[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 6:05 pm § in Politics

Amy McGrath ran a pro-Trump ad. So what? I’m okay with it.

Sure, it’s a dilemma. Give Ohio to Trump, or knock off McConnell. Which would you choose? It’s kind of a Sophie’s Choice, isn’t it? Amy McGrath ran the ad. It probably won’t cost Biden Ohio. And it probably won’t win McGrath a U.S. Senate seat in Kentucky. But th[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 5:27 pm § in Politics

Election lawsuits

For a rundown of election lawsuits as of September 30, 2020, click here.               Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 3:17 pm § in Law and Courts, Racism

Can there be justice without prosecution?

The white cop who killed Jemel Roberson, a black security guard, won’t be charged with a crime, CNN reported on Friday, October 2, 2020, adding, “Kim Foxx, Cook County State’s Attorney, said in a statement, ‘The death of Jemel Roberson is tragically heartbreaking, and while i[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 12:46 pm § in Donald Trump, Humor

Sarah Cooper doing Trump doing a white powdery substance

I think it’s baking powder. He uses it to rise to the occasion. One reason Cooper’s so funny is because Trump sounds like a girl when he raises his voice. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 11:02 am § in Health

What a “mild” case of Covid-19 is like

Unpleasant. Fever, body aches, fatigue, chills, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, cough, shortness of breath, diarrhea, nausea, runny nose, headaches and nasal congestion. Not like a mild cold. Moreover, symptoms can persist for months and some victims experience long-term health effects, “oft[...]

October 2nd, 2020 - 10:06 am § in Law and Courts, Racism

When is racism not racist?

This article contains news and liberal commentary. Michael Frederick Jr., 24, was arrested for harassing a black family in his suburban Detroit neighborhood. He shot at their house, threw a rock through a window, slashed their tires, and scrawled on their their pickup truck. Read story here. In cour[...]