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October 12th, 2020 - 11:53 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Millions of ballots disappear. Where do they go?

Trump claims “millions” of mail ballots have “gone missing” or “disappeared” over the years. That’s true. Election officials mail out numerous ballots that are never seen again. “Not everyone chooses to return a ballot,” said Kim Wyman, Washington’s Re[...]

October 12th, 2020 - 10:35 pm § in Misc.

Cougar encounter

A Utah hiker stalked by a cougar lived to tell about it. Read story here and watch video below. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

October 12th, 2020 - 9:13 pm § in Donald Trump, Economics, Health, Politics

Why Pelosi can’t accept Trump’s new Covid-19 relief offer

Zach Carter, a Huffington Post staff writer, argued in an op-ed (here) that the White House’s latest Covid-19 relief offer is a “very good” deal which Pelosi and the Democrats should accept. They can’t. The reason why is found in Carter’s own words: ” … [I]n[...]

October 12th, 2020 - 5:22 pm § in Politics

Alaska’s close Senate race

Alaska’s Senate race should be a slam-dunk for Republicans, but it’s within 1 point. Realistically, the GOP could lose a seat there. Read story here. Front-and-center is the proposed Pebble Mine, which if given permits would threaten the world’s most valuable salmon fishery. For th[...]

October 12th, 2020 - 2:27 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Environment, Health, Humor, Misc., News Media, Science

FAKE NEWS: Man did NOT cheat on his wife with a goat!

“Beatrice, AL |  An Alabama woman had the surprise of her life when, while surfing the web, she fell on videos involving her husband and a goat in sexual foreplay,” the headline screamed in World News Daily Report, a satirical fake news website whose motto is, “Where Facts Don[...]

October 12th, 2020 - 1:45 pm § in Politics

Beware fake ballot drop boxes

California election officials are sounding the alarm about fake ballot drop boxes that Republicans are setting up in stores, churches, and gyms. Republicans also are advertising the fake ballot box locations and encouraging voters to use them on social media. The boxes, labeled “Official bal[...]

October 12th, 2020 - 1:43 pm § in Donald Trump

Little Green Men From Mars

There were violent protests in Portland, Oregon, this weekend. (This isn’t news; it’s cut-and-paste.) Rioters toppled statues of Lincoln and Teddy Roosevelt and broke windows in the Oregon Historical Society. Some businesses also were vandalized. The protest was organized by a group call[...]

October 12th, 2020 - 1:19 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS

For the record — I am not at all impressed with this as a miracle. Most toddlers do this before they get potty trained. I would have been more impressed if the Christians had reported that their God-Man had given his clothes to someone who was cold or gone hungry so another could eat. Return [[...]