Archive for July 18th, 2022

July 18th, 2022 - 9:53 pm § in News Media

Gun violence in America (video)

This NBC News special report aired on Sunday, July 17, 2022. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

July 18th, 2022 - 9:41 pm § in Politics

Gun safety lesson

“On the same day four people were killed in a mass shooting at an Indiana mall, and less than two months after a┬ámass shooter at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, slaughtered 19 children and two teachers,” Rep. Ronny Jackson (R-TX) tweeted his opinion of any renewed effort to regul[...]

July 18th, 2022 - 7:47 pm § in Misc.

Arizona led nation in TP panic

Nowadays everything is researched from 13 billion year-old-stars to toilet paper shortages. The Great Toilet Paper Shortage of 2020 may have begun in Seattle, where the first U.S. case of Covid-19 was reported, and shoppers here promptly emptied shelves. But this rocket reached its apogee in Phoenix[...]

July 18th, 2022 - 7:18 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Drop boxes weren’t a problem

“The expanded use of drop boxes for mailed ballots during the 2020 election did not lead to any widespread problems,” KING 5 News reported on Monday, July 18, 2022 (see story here). Washington, which has 100% mail voting, uses drop boxes, but this report is based on a nationwide survey o[...]