Archive for August 29th, 2021

August 29th, 2021 - 5:36 pm § in Biden, Democrats, Politics

Are Democrats in trouble for 2022 and 2024?

A public opinion firm says it looks that way (read story here). They point to polls showing a drop in public approval of President Biden and the Democrats who control Congress. Biden, for example, has gone from 57% approval and 38% disapproval in May, to 41% approval and 55% disapproval last week. H[...]

August 29th, 2021 - 4:49 pm § in Environment, Politics

Should we stop farmers from wrecking the climate?

Fossil fuels. Cars and planes. Food production. All contribute to climate change. Farms produce methane, a potent greenhouse gas. Lots of it. You’ve heard of burping cows? No joke, cows are a major emitter of methane (see story here; for a quick overview of agricultural pollution in general, g[...]

August 29th, 2021 - 3:57 pm § in Health, Humor, Misc.

Gifts for your anti-vax friends

How about a coffee cup?                     Or, if you want to splurge, a t-shirt.     Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

August 29th, 2021 - 11:49 am § in Politics

How to be a GOP candidate in 2021

Man, it isn’t easy. Nobody ever wrote a playbook for this. Let’s say you’re a clean-cut businessman (photo) who wants to run for governor in a staid and slightly blue-leaning state (e.g. Virginia) on traditional pro-business issues. This both gives you an advantage and puts you at [...]