Archive for November 28th, 2020

November 28th, 2020 - 9:22 pm § in Misc.

Amazing toy trains (2 videos)

This 20′ x 40′ HO scale layout is located in a St. Louis suburb. For more info, go here and here. There are lots more YouTube videos; to find them, type “City Edge Layout” in the search box. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 8:56 pm § in Biden, Donald Trump, Politics

GOP election fraud claims may backfire in Georgia

Both of Georgia’s U.S. Senate seats were on the ballot this year, one a special election to fill the remaining term of a senator who resigned for health reasons; and because no candidate got 50% in November, both races will be decided by runoff elections in January. The special significance of[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 7:58 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Devil reneges on deal with Pence

“When Mike Pence held his nose and agreed to become the running mate of a man he found deeply offensive, he clearly hoped the decision would one day result in his own election to the presidency. But new polls out this week indicate that Pence‚Äôs hopes of ever ascending to the Oval Office are [...]

November 28th, 2020 - 7:49 pm § in Donald Trump, Law and Courts

Will Trump be prosecuted?

For starters, given the near-equal division of the country between Republicans and Democrats, it may be tough getting a jury to convict him, regardless of what the evidence is, or how justified the prosecution is. In addition, federal charges — most likely for obstruction and/or perjury —[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 7:18 pm § in Politics

GOP wins closest U.S. House race by 6 votes

The closest U.S. House race in the 2020 election, for a district in Iowa, apparently has been decided by 6 votes after a recount, The Des Moines Register reported on Saturday, November 28, 2020, flipping another Democratic-held seat in an election that denied Trump a second term but was disappointin[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 7:02 pm § in Misc., Politics

Think our politics are rowdy? Watch this brawl in Taiwan’s parliament …

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November 28th, 2020 - 6:15 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Dissecting Jon Voight’s ravings

Jon Voight, who earned his acting chops by playing unsavory characters, is infatuated with a real-life one: Donald Trump. Watch his rant in the video below. Of course, his diatribe can’t go without reply: “Let me warn you all that we are in great danger if we fall under a Biden administr[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 5:31 pm § in Biden, Foreign Affairs, Politics

Biden expected to pick Cindy McCain for U.K. ambassador

President-Elect Joe Biden will offer Cindy McCain, who helped him win Arizona, the job of U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, the Times of London reported on Saturday, November 28, 2020. Read story here. “Biden became the first Democrat to win Arizona since 1996. Some Democrats say it was endors[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 2:05 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics, Religion

Retired colonel with Ph.D. in history couldn’t pass a 9th grade civics test

Douglas V. Mastriano (photo, left) is a retired Army colonel with big political ambitions and small understanding of democracy. Born in 1964, son of a Navy lifer, he graduated from a tiny Baptist college in Pennsylvania (info here) and received an Army commission at age 22. (His bio — read it [...]

November 28th, 2020 - 12:42 am § in Humor

Downfall, Trump version (video)

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