Archive for April 7th, 2022

April 7th, 2022 - 9:53 pm § in Science

How long have humans been in North America?

Recent archaeological work in New Mexico suggests people lived there between 23,000 and 21,000 years ago. Watch video below. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

April 7th, 2022 - 12:03 pm § in Misc.

Hungry thieves break into B.C. salmon farm

The brazen intruders are helping themselves to the pantry and won’t leave. Read story here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

April 7th, 2022 - 11:51 am § in Misc.

Guns in homes don’t make you safer

“Most American gun owners say they own firearms to protect themselves and their loved ones,” the Guardian reports, “but a study published this week suggests people who live with handgun owners are shot to death at a higher rate.” “We found zero evidence of any … prote[...]

April 7th, 2022 - 11:14 am § in Politics, Racism

Whose birthday party is this?

Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) frequently supports white nationalists, sometimes attends their events (see flyer below), and routinely lies about it, without a squeak of disapproval from GOP leaders. APU refers to American Populist Union, a rightwing extremist group; to find out whose birthday they’re[...]

April 7th, 2022 - 1:33 am § in Misc.

Doesn’t Washington State Patrol want smart recruits?

Liz Griffin spent 9 months at the Washington State Patrol’s training academy in 2007. She says, “I was told that I was too smart for my own good, and I should probably consider another profession.” (Read story here.) Like what? Medical school? Boeing’s engineering department (whi[...]

April 7th, 2022 - 12:07 am § in Politics

Another GOP investigation finds no Arizona voting fraud

An investigation by Arizona AG Mark Brnovich, a Republican, has “found no evidence of widespread voter fraud or irregularities associated with the 2020 presidential election in Maricopa County,” NBC News reported on Wednesday, April 6, 2022 (read story here). Biden won the state by 10,45[...]