Archive for October 8th, 2021

October 8th, 2021 - 8:45 pm § in Misc.

Lego Titanic

Only 9,900 pieces, yours for just $629.99, have fun! Preorders begin Nov. 1, 2021. Story here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

October 8th, 2021 - 2:05 pm § in Misc.

Climbing El Capitan (video)

What it’s like to struggle up cracks in vertical granite over twenty-five hundred feet above the ground. El Capitan is a 2,900-foot-high cliff in Yosemite National Park, California. Read more details about this climb here. For route details, go here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

October 8th, 2021 - 1:38 pm § in Politics, Racism, Schools & Colleges

Lady, your racism is showing

From Daily Beast (here): GOP Operative Says It Hurts White Kids When ‘Kids of Color Feel They Belong’ A Republican campaign manager for school board candidates in a Connecticut town has sparked controversy by telling participants of a virtual education forum that “helping kids of color to feel[...]

October 8th, 2021 - 12:26 pm § in Health, Politics

Anti-maskers harass kids walking to school (video)

Anti-maskers are widely viewed as a rogue element in American society. Objecting to being required to wear a mask is somewhat understandable; people don’t like being told what to do, even for their own good. (The problem is that going unmasked not only puts them at risk, but also endangers oth[...]