Archive for December 25th, 2020

December 25th, 2020 - 2:11 pm § in Donald Trump, Law and Courts

Will Covid-19 save lives on death row?

In a weird twist, getting sick with Covid-19 may save lives on federal death row. Trump is racing to execute federal inmates before leaving office (read story here), and at the same time pardoning war criminals who slaughtered foreign civilians. So far, three have been executed since the election &#[...]

December 25th, 2020 - 1:03 pm § in Environment

Deer rescue (video)

A passing motorist stopped to push a stranded deer off a frozen Wisconsin pond while his friend filmed. Read story here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

December 25th, 2020 - 11:40 am § in Israel/Palestine, Jews

A Hannukiah Menorah That Celebrates an Event on Christmas Day 165 years Before the Birth of Jesus.

A HANUKKIAH IN HOLLAND Last week, a 266-year-old menorah valued at over a half-million dollars, was put back on display at Amsterdam’s Jewish Historical Museum . The Rintel Hanukkah Menorah is more than a meter and a half meters wide, made of silver. It is said to be the most valuable hannukiah in[...]

December 25th, 2020 - 2:51 am § in Misc.

Merry Christmas