Archive for December 4th, 2021

December 4th, 2021 - 11:34 pm § in News Media

CNN sacks Cuomo for misconduct

CNN abruptly “terminated” news anchor Chris Cuomo, “effective immediately,” for violating journalistic standards by using his position to help his embattled — and now disgraced — brother, ex-New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, gather information about the women accusing h[...]

December 4th, 2021 - 11:09 pm § in Misc.

Wisconsin condo could collapse

Residents of a 6-story condo building in Waukesha, Wisconsin were evacuated on Thursday, December 3, 2021, after structural engineers inspected the structure and found it was “in imminent danger of collapsing,” ABC News and local media reported (see story here). “We don’t wan[...]

December 4th, 2021 - 10:50 pm § in Misc.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Horse in snowdrift

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December 4th, 2021 - 10:37 pm § in Law and Courts, Politics

Sorry, Ammon, but that isn’t community service

Ammon Bundy … … the rightwing militia dude who led the gang that vandalized an Oregon wildlife refuge in 2016 (details here) … … then protested a mask mandate by disrupting the Idaho legislature (details here) … … for which he was fined $750 and ordered to perform[...]

December 4th, 2021 - 10:11 pm § in Humor, Hypocrisy

How to put down a snob

A pornstar goes to a bar. She notices some people at a table are staring at her. Eventually two of the women come over to the bar and sidle up next to her. “God, it must be so embarrassing to know every guy in here has seen her naked,” one smirks. Without missing a beat, she […][...]

December 4th, 2021 - 5:47 pm § in Misc.

How NOT to rid a home of snakes

For the embarrassing details of how this pest control operation went awry, read story here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

December 4th, 2021 - 2:58 pm § in Misc.

Last “Band of Brothers” officer dies

Ret. Col. Edward Shames, 99, the “last surviving officer” of D-Day’s fabled “Easy Company” of the 101st Airborne Division, died Friday, December 3, 2021 (story here). Shames jumped into Normandy on D-Day, was the first 101st paratrooper to enter Dachau, and upon Germany[...]

December 4th, 2021 - 2:09 am § in Misc.

Safari (video)

Nowadays the only thing they shoot is pictures. And the cats know it. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]