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February 24th, 2021 - 12:50 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Postmaster’s apology is ludicrous

“Postmaster Louis DeJoy offered a public apology before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Wednesday for recent mail delivery delays during the peak holiday season,” The Hill reported on Wednesday, February 24, 2021. Read story here. That’s nonsense. Those delays were inte[...]

February 20th, 2021 - 11:20 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

“Cats,” the satire (video)

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February 17th, 2021 - 5:48 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

What you don’t need at a protest

   A baseball bat, club, spear, bear spray, hockey stick, stun gun, knives, guns, crossbow, molotov cocktails. Those items were confiscated from “protesters” at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. Read story here.    Photo below: “Protest” toolkit? Return to The-Ave.US H[...]

February 12th, 2021 - 2:12 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

What’s wrong with Trump’s defense argument

Trump’s lawyers, especially David Schoen, are trying to portray Trump’s use of the word “fight” — which impeachment prosecutors have focused on — as normal political language. “Opening their defense of Trump at his Senate impeachment trial Friday, the former[...]

February 10th, 2021 - 8:48 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Acquitting Trump a “giant middle finger” to Capitol riot heroes (video)

Speaking to the Senators acting as jurors in Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial, CNN’s Andrew Cuomo says, “If you acquit, it would be a giant middle finger to the men and women who saved you that day.” Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

February 9th, 2021 - 5:49 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Trump impeachment lawyer argues conviction could incite a “civil war.” So what if it does?

“David Schoen, one of lawyers defending Donald Trump against impeachment charges, warned senators on Tuesday that convicting the former president could bring about a second civil war,” CNN reported on Tuesday, February 9, 2021, the first day of Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial. “[...]

February 9th, 2021 - 3:58 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Impeachment trial schedule

(All proceedings begin at noon ET unless otherwise stated) TUESDAY, FEB. 9:  WHETHER TRIAL CAN BE HELD 4 hours of debate and vote (which will pass) WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY, FEB. 10-12: PROSECUTION’S OPENING ARGUMENTS 16 hours over 2 days FRIDAY & SUNDAY, FEB. 12 & 14: DEFENSE’S OPENING[...]

February 8th, 2021 - 10:32 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Trump’s trial will “echo through the ages”

“The simple question posed by Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial,” CNN says, “is whether a president who loses reelection can get away with a violent coup attempt in a desperate bid to stay in power.” The answer is yes. He will get away with it, at least in his p[...]

February 8th, 2021 - 1:58 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Constitutionality has nothing to do with it

“Leading Republican lawyer Charles Cooper penned an op-ed in the conservative Wall Street Journal editorial page arguing that the second impeachment of President Trump is constitutional, despite an overwhelming vote by Senate Republicans,” the U.K.-based tabloid Daily Mail reported on [...]

February 7th, 2021 - 3:25 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Politics

Can politics return to normalcy?

   “Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke out against ‘loony lies and conspiracy theories’ this week, calling them a ‘cancer for the Republican Party,’ while praising Rep. Liz Cheney, a GOP leader who voted to impeach Trump. …    “McConnell knows [...]