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November 29th, 2020 - 10:40 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

Trumpers: Villains or victims?

At best, some of both, because no way are Trump supporters completely innocent. But Jake Tapper, CNN‘s chief Washington reporter, told Vanity Fair that “I feel sympathy for them. I feel bad. They’re outraged because they’re being told things that aren’t true. And that’s a disgrace fo[...]

November 29th, 2020 - 9:26 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

Rudy Giuliani’s daughter offers him some advice

Some of her suggestions: Commune with nature. Breathe. Adopt a stray. Take stock of your failures. Bake. “Please note that whining, lying, and grabbing women by the p**** are not skills.” I would add one more: “Take this dad and shove him.” Yeah, he failed as a parent, too; s[...]

November 29th, 2020 - 8:03 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

Trumper chitchat

Seen on Parler (here): Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 8:56 pm § in Biden, Donald Trump, Politics

GOP election fraud claims may backfire in Georgia

Both of Georgia’s U.S. Senate seats were on the ballot this year, one a special election to fill the remaining term of a senator who resigned for health reasons; and because no candidate got 50% in November, both races will be decided by runoff elections in January. The special significance of[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 7:18 pm § in Politics

GOP wins closest U.S. House race by 6 votes

The closest U.S. House race in the 2020 election, for a district in Iowa, apparently has been decided by 6 votes after a recount, The Des Moines Register reported on Saturday, November 28, 2020, flipping another Democratic-held seat in an election that denied Trump a second term but was disappointin[...]

November 28th, 2020 - 2:05 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics, Religion

Retired colonel with Ph.D. in history couldn’t pass a 9th grade civics test

Douglas V. Mastriano (photo, left) is a retired Army colonel with big political ambitions and small understanding of democracy. Born in 1964, son of a Navy lifer, he graduated from a tiny Baptist college in Pennsylvania (info here) and received an Army commission at age 22. (His bio — read it [...]

November 27th, 2020 - 12:01 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

Donor to election fraud lawsuits sues to get money back

This story reminds me of a tabloid headline years ago that screamed: “DONOR WANTS KIDNEY BACK!” A big donor to Trump’s election fraud lawsuits wants his money back because, he says, he was defrauded by Trump’s fraudulent election fraud claims. To wit: “A major contribut[...]

November 25th, 2020 - 1:41 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

My neighborhood mailbox is back!

All the mailboxes in my neighborhood disappeared last summer. As a result, I had to drive to a post office to mail bills and letters. Then, this week, the mailbox that used to be at the grocery store a couple blocks from my house reappeared as if by magic. It’s not hard to figure out […[...]

November 24th, 2020 - 1:21 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Politics

Guest Essay: “This wasn’t just an election. It was a census of American idiots.”

How Many American Idiots Are There? 73 Million. This Wasn’t Just an Election. It was a Census of American Idiots. by Umair Haque Nov. 20, 2020 (Click here to go to original source.) This was no ordinary election. By now, you know that. But I mean it in a slightly different way. Not just that Trum[...]

November 24th, 2020 - 10:28 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

Trump demands election redo!

“President Donald Trump attacked Fox News and demanded the election be rerun in an early morning tweet storm,” the U.K.-based tabloid Daily Mail said on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 (read story here). “Trump, in the nearly dozen tweets and retweets fired off Tuesday morning, appe[...]