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National Ave Exclusive: Donald Trump’s 100 Day Plan

January 10, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

As the country waits for President Obama to head back to Chicago and give an eloquent farewell address, we got a hold of President Elect Trump’s Diary, in which he states his plans for his first 100 Days as President:

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How The Electoral College Screws Over People Of Color

July 14, 2016 / by / 2 Comments

Sometime on or before November 8, 2016, tens of millions of Americans will cast their votes for President of the United States. Results will be collected, networks will declare a winner, and one candidate will be deemed the President-Elect.

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Exclusive: Special Menu for the Annual GOP Christmas Party

December 14, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

Welcome to the 161st annual GOP Christmas party!

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Electoral College Dropout: Speculating Kanye’s Cabinet Appointments in 2020

September 09, 2015 / by / 1 Comment

December, 2020 — It’s been approximately one month since the nation chose to elect the presidential ticket of Kanye West and Dalai Lama

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You just can't keep this little guy down!

12 Adorable Pictures of Prince George Guaranteed To Make You Smile

July 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

It’s that time of year again — the birthday of the always adorable Prince George! And while we’re sure he’s celebrating in royal style, we’re marking the occasion with a stroll down memory lane and 12 of our favorite pictures of the cute little guy.

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If there’s one thing we don’t need in 2016, it’s a coronation. With our nation standing at a pivotal crossroads, more than ever we need a healthy and vigorous debate about the Great Issues of our time.

Why I’m Running for President

May 24, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

If there’s one thing we don’t need in 2016, it’s a coronation. With our nation standing at a pivotal crossroads, more than ever we need a healthy and vigorous debate about the Great Issues of our time.

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An updated handicapping of the 2016 presidential candidates

April 14, 2015 / by , / 2 Comments

The 2016 presidential field is already as cluttered as the skeletons in John Edwards’ closet. We’re here to help you evaluate the pros and cons of the potential leaders of the free world.

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Is Taylor Swift’s “Blank Space” an allegory for the U.S. – China climate pact?

December 06, 2014 / by / 4 Comments

Taylor Swift is having a moment. If you’ve been anywhere near an electronic device in the last month, this is no news to you. Her album 1989 debuted to critical success she’s never seen before and commercial success no one’s seen since Britney’s heyday.

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How Green Day's American Idiot represented the disconcerting, frightening, and fractured spirit of 2004

We Were American Idiots

September 20, 2014 / by / 17 Comments

Happy Green Day! Our National Ave writers celebrate the 10th anniversary of Green Day’s American Idiot by looking back on what the album meant in 2004. In 8th grade, a group of friends and I made a home video called “PAAA: The People Against America Association.” It was a sarcastic tale of a terrorist organization, headed by Osama Bin Laden, Adolf Hitler, and Legolas (because of course), virulently expressing their hatred for the United States.

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Washington D.C. Needs to Change the Offensive Name of its Airport

July 06, 2014 / by , / 167 Comments

Washington D.C. is a city rich in tradition. It is the epicenter of American history and politics, situated at the convergence of the time-honored Southern and Mid-Atlantic regions. It is this tradition that makes it one of the most fascinating and dynamic cities in the world.

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