Archive for November 5th, 2020

November 5th, 2020 - 11:27 pm § in Health, Politics

Steve Bannon says Dr. Fauci should be beheaded

“Former top Trump aide Steve Bannon’s podcast was permanently suspended by Twitter and had an episode yanked from YouTube after he implied that FBI Director Christopher Wray and leading government infectious-diseases expert Dr. Anthony Fauci should be beheaded and have their heads put on pik[...]

November 5th, 2020 - 6:52 pm § in Misc.

My favorite Election Day photo

Barton Foley, 32, with his cat “Little Ti Ti” on his shoulder, casts his ballot on Election Day at Ballard High School in Louisville, Kentucky. — Reuters (from this article; you’ll have to scroll down to find it) Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

November 5th, 2020 - 6:21 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Politics

Reflections on a fallen king

This article contains liberal opinion. No one is less suited to be president than the owner of a family business in the habit of giving orders and having them obeyed by his employees without question. The U.S. government is not a family business. It doesn’t belong to the person who runs it. He[...]

November 5th, 2020 - 3:19 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Politics

Step back and take a deep breath

This article contains liberal opinion. This is a good time to remember the United States is a collection of 50 states. The states, not the people, elect its president. Each state submits its choice for president to the lower house of Congress, which tallies the electoral votes to determine a winner.[...]

November 5th, 2020 - 12:30 pm § in Schools & Colleges

Oregon State volleyball program accused of player abuse

Numerous former players have accused Oregon State’s women’s volleyball coach of abusing them, some to the point of contemplating suicide. Division 1 collegiate sports are highly competitive, and competing at that level in any sport requires coaches to drive their players. The line betwee[...]