Archive for November 9th, 2020

November 9th, 2020 - 5:46 pm § in Donald Trump, Law and Courts, Politics

List of Trump’s election lawsuits

Time magazine has published a state-by-state list of election-related lawsuits filed by Trump or his campaign here. Notice the rabbit watching in the background. He’s an observer, not part of Trump’s campaign staff or entourage. He’s there to keep everybody honest. Return to The-Av[...]

November 9th, 2020 - 4:59 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics, Racism

GOP back-biting in Georgia begins

Georgia’s U.S. senators, angry about failing to win re-election and having to face January runoff elections, and because Biden won the state, unloaded on the secretary of state — also a Republican — on Monday, insinuating he ran a dishonest election. But Brad Raffensperger (left) i[...]

November 9th, 2020 - 2:27 pm § in Donald Trump, Misc.

November 9: The Day The Berlin Wall Fell


November 9th, 2020 - 10:41 am § in Environment

The southwest’s sinkholes

In dozens of places throughout the American southwest, the ground above industrial brine wells is collapsing. The wells are created by injecting water into underground salt formations to make brine for oil drilling. Read story here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

November 9th, 2020 - 10:32 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

Trump fires Secretary of Defense

The post-election bloodletting has begun. First to go: Defense Secretary Mark Esper. Read story here. I’d bet Trump fires more people than he pardons during his last weeks in office. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

November 9th, 2020 - 10:29 am § in Misc.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Cats and dog


November 9th, 2020 - 10:17 am § in Donald Trump, News Media, Politics

Dewey defeats Truman again!

To emphasize that the media doesn’t decide elections, Trump campaign spokesman Tim Murtaugh released the photo below. Needless to say, like all the other lies emanating from the Trump camp, it’s a fake. The Washington Times never ran such a headline. (Why would it? The Washington Times i[...]

November 9th, 2020 - 9:22 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

Arkansas police chief resigns after urging violence against Democrats

A small-town police chief in Arkansas is out of a job job after threatening Democrats on social media. Lang Holland (photo, left), chief of police in Marshall, a town of about 1,400 people in north central Arkansas (photo below), resigned on Saturday, November 7, 2020, after meeting with the mayor, [...]