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The John Batchelor Show

The John Batchelor Show is a breaking-news program that focusses on global politics, economics, war-fighting, hard sciences, space exploration, literature and whimsy. Four hours a night, seven days a week; most rigorous news analysis in the New World; followed daily in 192 countries.

Episodes

  • 143: Lincoln's Code: 4of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt (Author)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:The 1865 execution of convicted Civil War war criminal Henry Wirz near the U.S. Capitol moments after the trap door was sprung. Alexander Gardner - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cwpb.04196. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. The execution of Henry Wirz, commandant of the (Confeder...more

  • 143: Lincoln's Code: 3of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt (Author)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:Half stereo detail of Lt George Chancellor [Co E 9th Virginia Cavalry] on the Wilderness Battlefield, standing at some Confederate breastworks near Palmer's field on the Orange Turnpike – George Oscar Brown, 1866 G.O. Brown (Life time: Died before 1900) - Original publication: 1866 Immediate source: Library of Congress P&P Detail, Half stereoview of George Chancellor on the Wilderness Battlefield, standing at some Confederate breastworks near Palmer's field on the Orange Turnpike - Geo...more

  • 143: Lincoln's Code: 2of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt (Author)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:Skulls remaining on the field and trees destroyed at the Battle of the Wilderness, 1864.Possibly G. O. Brown - File from The Photographic History of The Civil War in Ten Volumes: Volume Three, The Decisive Battles. The Review of Reviews Co., New York. 1911. p. 21. Skulls remaining on the field and trees destroyed at the Battle of the Wilderness, 1864. Lincoln's Code: 2of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt  (Author) https://www.amazon.c...more

  • 143: Lincoln's Code: 1of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt (Author)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:United States Old Capitol Prison, ca. 1860 - ca. 1865 Alternate Photograph: :Image:Capitolprison2.gif War Department. Office of the Chief Signal Officer - National Archives and Records Administration (https://www.archives.gov/) (NAIL Control Number: NWDNS-111-B-2292) - image link Public Domain Lincoln's Code: 1of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Code-Laws-American-History/dp/1416569839/ref=sr_...more

  • 143: James Madison: 2of2: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Brookhiser (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:English: James Madison by a French artist ("Excessively rareǃ") Identifier: unequalledcollec00henk (find matches)Title: The unequalled collection of engraved portraits of the Presidents of the United States, belonging to Hon. James T. Mitchell : embracing rare portraits of George Washington, the unique collections of portraits of Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, James Madison and Andrew Jackson ; and, the largest and most important collection of Abraham LincolnYear: 1907 (1900s)Authors:  Henk...more

  • 143: James Madison: 1of2: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Brookhiser (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:Image from page 521 of "A compilation of the messages and papers of the presidents" (1911) Identifier: messagespapersof01unit Title: A compilation of the messages and papers of the presidents Year: 1911 (1910s) Authors:  United States. President United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Printing Richardson, James D. (James Daniel), 1843-1914 Subjects:  United States -- Politics and government United States -- History Sources Publisher:  [New York] : Bureau of national literature Cont...more

  • 143: The Nile: 4of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:Identifier: nilenotesfortrav95budg (find matches)Title: The Nile : notes for travellers in EgyptYear: 1895 (1890s)Authors:  Budge, E. A. Wallis (Ernest Alfred Wallis), Sir, 1857-1934Subjects: Publisher:  London : T. CookContributing Library:  University of Connecticut LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  University of Connecticut LibrariesText Appearing After Image:W. * A.i. Jolmston.EdinVurfli i.- Loudo iB ABEAH SERVICE OS THE NILE ^ THE NILE. $okB for Crabi^llers hx (B^n^i THE NILE. ;^0tis fnr ...more

  • 143: The Nile: 3of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    ImageCairo, fleet of boats on the Nile, ca. 1910Egyptian views; Cairo (Masr). Fleet of native boats of the Nile. Dry plate stereograph by the American Colony Jerusalem Photo Department, approximately 1900 to 1920. Taken from the Eric and Edith Matson Collection at the U.S. Library of Congress.  [PD] This picture is in the public domain. The Nile: 3of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Pe...more

  • 143: The Nile: 2of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:On the NileSanford Robinson Gifford (July 10, 1823 – August 29, 1880) was an American landscapepainter and one of the leading members of the Hudson River School. Gifford's landscapes are known for their emphasis on light and soft atmospheric effects, and he is regarded as a practitioner of Luminism, an offshoot style of the Hudson River School.Object type | painting Genre | landscape art Date | 2008 (upload date)Source/Photographer | http://www.artrenewal.org/asp/database/art.asp?aid=2030P...more

  • 143: The Nile: 1of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    Image:English: Postcard showing British barracks on the Nile c. 1910, built during the British occupation of Egypt.Date | circa 1910 Source | eBay.comAuthor | Publisher: Lichtenstern & Harari, Cairo The Nile: 1of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Nile-Travelling-Downriver-Through-Departures/dp/B081G6HGRD...more

  • 143: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:4of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    image:Image from page 17 of "Gettysburg; the story of the battle of Gettysburg and the field, described as it is on the fiftieth anniversary, 1863-1913" (1913) Identifier: gettysburgstoryo01penn Title: Gettysburg; the story of the battle of Gettysburg and the field, described as it is on the fiftieth anniversary, 1863-1913 Year: 1913 (1910s) Authors:  Pennsylvania Railroad Subjects:  Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863 Publisher:  [Philadelphia?] Contributing Library:  The Library o...more

  • 143: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:3of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    image: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:3of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Sun-Tzu-Gettysburg-Ancient-Military/dp/B0053ET46E/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1593913242&sr=1-2Ten major battles or campaigns that could have been won by using the principles of The Art of War.  Imagine the impact on world history if Robert E. Lee had listened ...more

  • 143: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:2of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    image:Title: Annual reports to the secretary of warYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  United States. Gettysburg national military park commission. (from old catalog)Subjects:  Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863Publisher:  Washington, Govt. print. off.Contributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in...more

  • 143: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:1of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 05 2020

    image:Title: mage from page 57 of "Gettysburg : the story of the Battle of Gettysburg and the field described as it is on the fiftieth anniversary, 1863-1913" (1913) Identifier: gettysburgstory00penn Title: Gettysburg : the story of the Battle of Gettysburg and the field described as it is on the fiftieth anniversary, 1863-1913 Year: 1913 (1910s) Authors:  Pennsylvania Railroad Subjects:  Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863 Historic sites Publisher:  [Philadelphia, Pa.] : [Pennsylvan...more

  • 142: New York at War: 4of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe (Author)

    Jul 04 2020

    Image:(w), photographer.Title | [Untitled] (additional information in italics from Lower Manhattan seen from the S.S. Coamo leaving New York, see below)Date | December 1941 [between 1935 and 1942]Medium | 1 negative : nitrate ; 35 mm. New York at War: 4of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition.  by Steven H. Jaffe  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/New-York-War-Centuries-Intrigue-dp-0465036422/dp/0465036422/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593834185Stretch...more

  • 142: New York at War: 3of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe (Author)

    Jul 04 2020

    Image:sonContributorsEno, Amos F. (1836-1915), CollectorMüller, Théodore (1819-1879), LithographerImprimerie Lemercier et cie, PublisherSimpson, ArtistcollectionsIn CollectionsNYPL Collection of American Historical PrintsNew YorkAssorted New York Collection. createSourceNew York Public LibrarylinkLinkhttp://digitalcollections.nypl.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain New York at War: 3of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition.  by Steven H. Jaffe  (Author) https...more

  • 142: New York at War: 2of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe (Author)

    Jul 04 2020

    Image:Plan of the City of New York, with the recent and intended Improvements, Drawn from actual survey by William Bridges City Surveyor; AD 1807.Description | English: An interesting and unusual map, this is William Bridges’ 1807 revival or the failed 1801 Mangin-Goerck Plan. Those who know New York’s shoreline will pause at the perfect blocks and ridged angles of this plan no more accurate today than it was in 1801 when Mangin first presented it. Mangin, a talented French architect, and Goerck...more

  • 142: New York at War: 1of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe (Author)

    Jul 04 2020

    Image:-1700 - 1798personContributorsEno, Amos F. (1836-1915), CollectorBurgis, William (fl. 1716-1731), ArtistcollectionsIn CollectionsNYPL Collection of American Historical PrintsNew AmsterdamNew Amsterdam. New York City. New Orange.createSourceNew York Public LibrarylinkLinkhttp://digitalcollections.nypl.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain New York at War: 1of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition.  by Steven H. Jaffe  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/New-Yor...more

  • 141: The Third Coast: 4of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thomas Dyja (Author), David Drummond (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 04 2020

    ImageChicago Lakefront, 1938Date | 1938Source | Photographic vista by Kaufmann & Fabry via [1]Author | Kaufmann & FabryPermission(Reusing this file) | Copyright deposit; Kaufmann & Fabry; October 10, 1938. Not renewed per Library of Congress. The Third Coast: 4of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Thomas Dyja (Author), David Drummond (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/The-Third-Coast-Thomas-Dyja-audiobook/dp/B00C6B9FZM/ref=tmm_aud_...more

  • 141: The Third Coast: 3of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thomas Dyja (Author), David Drummond (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 04 2020

    ImageUnion Stockyards John Vachon - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID fsa.8c19586. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. The maze of livestock pens and walkways at the Union Stock Yards, Chicago, Illinois, USA Public Domain File:Livestock chicago 1947.jpg Created: 1 July 1941 The Third Coas...more

  • 141: The Third Coast: 2of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thomas Dyja (Author), David Drummond (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 04 2020

    Image A Glimpse Of Skyline From Soldier Field, Grant Park, ChicagoDate | Unknown dateSource | https://collections.carli.illinois.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/nby_teich/id/415953Author | Unknown authorPermission(Reusing this file) | The Newberry makes its collections available for any lawful purpose, commercial or non-commercial, without licensing or permission fees to the library, subject to the following terms and conditions: https://www.newberry.org/rights-and-reproductionsArchival Collection...more

  • 141: The Third Coast: 1of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thomas Dyja (Author), David Drummond (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 04 2020

    Image  A bird's-eye view of Chicago from elevation 700 ft. above Lake Michigan.Date | 1911Source | Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA.[1]Author | Copyright by Kaufmann, Weimer & Fabry Co, Chicago.Permission(Reusing this file) | Public Domain (first published in the United States prior to 1923)Other versions | Derivative works of this file:  Chicago Michigan Avenue 1911-straightened.jpg The Third Coast: 1of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream  A...more

  • 140: Commercial space confounds and transforms Big Space in the US and overseas. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 04 2020

    ImageThe projectile, as pictured in an engraving from the 1872 Illustrated Edition. Henri de Montaut - http://jv.gilead.org.il/rpaul/De%20la%20terre%20%C3%A0%20la%20lune/ An illustration from the novel "From the Earth to the Moon" by Jules Verne drawn by Henri de Montaut. Public Domain File:'From the Earth to the Moon' by Henri de Montaut 39.jpg Created: 31 July 1868 Commercial space confounds and transforms Big Space in the US and overseas.  Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheb...more

  • 140: Perseverance delayed again. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 04 2020

    ImageMars 2020 Rover Is Roving https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/spaceimages/details.php?id=PIA23499 In a clean room at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, engineers observed the first driving test for NASA's Mars 2020 rover on Dec. 17, 2019. Scheduled to launch as early as July 2020, the Mars 2020 mission will search for signs of past microbial life, characterize Mars' climate and geology, collect samples for future return to Earth, and pave the way for human exploration of the Red...more

  • 140: What does it mean that the NSA dissented from the CIA report on Russia and the Taliban? Larry Johnson, Sic Semper Tyrannis

    Jul 04 2020

    Image: Третья годовщина! 25 окт. [Изоматериал] : [Плакат] / худож. Н. Н. Купреянов. - Кострома : Костр. РОСТА ; Костр. ГСХМ, [1920]. - 1 л. : Цв. литогр.; 71 [ 49 см.Date | 1920Source | https://dlib.rsl.ru/viewer/01006702423#?page=1What does it mean that the NSA dissented from the CIA report on Russia and the Taliban? Larry Johnson, Sic Semper Tyrannishttps://turcopolier.typepad.com/sic_semper_tyrannis/2020/07/bounties-for-taliban-the-new-big-russia-lie-by-larry-c-johnson.html

  • 140: Reawakening jobs and reopening the economy without more stimulus packages. @VerodeRug @Mercatus.

    Jul 04 2020

    Image:English: Painting by Vincent van Gogh, 1888Nederlands: Schilderij van Vincent van Gogh, 1888Date | 1888Medium | Nederlands: olieverf op doekDimensions | Height: 73 cm (28.7 in) ; Width: 92 cm (36.2 in) Reawakening jobs and reopening the economy without more stimulus packages.  @VerodeRug @Mercatus.

  • 140: Boris Johnson calls upon his Inner FDR to lead the UK recovery. @ConradMBlack @TheSpectator.

    Jul 04 2020

    Image:Arthur RothsteinRecord creator | Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945Title | Franklin D. Roosevelt and Churchill in Quebec, CanadaDate | 12 September 1944Boris Johnson calls upon his Inner FDR to lead the UK recovery.  @ConradMBlack @TheSpectator.

  • 138: #TheScalaReport: Recalling the first indications of the pandemic. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

    Jul 04 2020

    Image:English: Historical postcard of ChinaDate | circa 1900 Source | Historical postcardAuthor | Unknown author#TheScalaReport: Recalling the first indications of the pandemic.  Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com  #ScalaAPS  @STRATACACHEhttps://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/health-environment/article/3044723/six-more-hong-kong-patients-hospitalised-over

  • 140: #TheScalaReport: Virus air travel adapts to risk, limits, air hubs, profit, the middle seat. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

    Jul 04 2020

    Image:No copyright. 1930s#TheScalaReport: Virus air travel adapts to risk, limits, air hubs, profit, the middle seat.  Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com  #ScalaAPS  @STRATACACHEhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/airlines-latest-woe-diverging-coronavirus-rates-across-the-atlantic-11593781795

  • 130: Is it Uncle Joe or Grandpa Joe? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jul 03 2020

    Image: George Inness's 1855 landscape, The Lackawanna Valley, depicted Scranton and the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad's roundhouse. George Inness - 4wGd1bMbGQExhQ at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level Public Domain File:George Inness - The Lackawanna Valley - Google Art Project.jpg Created: circa 1856 date QS:P571,+1856-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902 Is it Uncle Joe or Grandpa Joe? @SebGorka #AmericaFirsthttps://www.wsj.com/articles/joe-biden-leads-he-still-faces-four-bi...more

  • 139: POTUS rides the reopening recovery to the Election. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jul 03 2020

    Image: The Last Spike, by Thomas Hill (1881) Thomas Hill (1829–1908) - Here The painting depicts the ceremony of the driving of the "Last Spike" at Promontory Summit, UT, on May 10, 1869, joining the rails of the Central Pacific Railroad and the Union Pacific Railroad. Public Domain File:The Last Spike 1869.jpg Created: 1881date QS:P571,+1881-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 POTUS rides the reopening recovery to the Election. @SebGorka #AmericaFirsthttps://www.wsj.com/articles/june-jobs-report-coronavirus-2...more

  • 138: Cosa Nostra in Asia Minor: Turkey vs Russia and Iran in Syria; and everyone vs US. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:Image from page 59 of "Syria from the saddle" (1896) Identifier: syriafromsaddle00terh Title: Syria from the saddle Year: 1896 (1890s) Authors:  Terhune, Albert Payson, 1872-1942 Subjects:  Publisher:  New York : Silver, Burdett and Co. Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  The Library of Congress   Text Appearing Before Image:city where they live — to bake thedough kneaded at their own hovels in the public ovens. Near Jerusalem a leper hospital has been f...more

  • 130: Iran's supremacy breaks down. @MichaelRubin1971 @AEI Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:Title: The five great monarchies of the ancient eastern world; or, The history, geography, and antiquites of Chaldaea, Assyria, Babylon, Media, and PersiaYear: 1862 (1860s)Authors:  Rawlinson, George, 1812-1902Subjects:  Mauritius Export Development and Investment Authority History, AncientPublisher:  London, J. MurrayContributing Library:  Boston Public LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  Internet ArchiveText Appearing Before Image:No. 2.Text Appearing After Image:a. Sun-dried brick under head. b...more

  • 138: Unearthing the Persian Administration of Jerusalem, 6th Century BCE. Ze’ev Orenstein is the Director of International Affairs for the City of David Foundation. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:James Tissot, The Flight of the Prisoners. James Tissot - https://thejewishmuseum.org/collection/26577-the-flight-of-the-prisoners Jacques Joseph Tissot The Flight of the Prisoners, c. 1896-1902 , gouache on board, 8 15/16 x 11 5/8 in. (22.7 x 29.7 cm), Jewish Museum, New York, NY. Public Domain File:Tissot The Flight of the Prisoners.jpg Created: between circa 1896 and circa 1902 date QS:P,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P1319,+1896-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1902-00- Unearthing the Persian Admin...more

  • 138: Mysterious explosions and fires across Iran, including the nuclear facility at Natanz. Behnam Ben Taleblu @FDD Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:Rekonstruktion von Persepolis durch Charles Chipiez (1884)Charles Chipiez Bird-eye reconstruction of Persepolis by Chipiez Gemeinfrei File:Persepolis vue d'oiseau Chipiez.jpg Hochgeladen: 2006-11-10 06:59:35 Mysterious explosions and fires across Iran, including the nuclear facility at Natanz. Behnam Ben Taleblu @FDD Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres Related articles●        https://www.fdd.org/analysis/2020/06/30/time-to-support-extension-iran-arms-embargo/ ●        https://en.radiofarda.c...more

  • 138: #SmallBusinessAmerica: Planning recovery with taxes, debt, health and prices. @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:General store interior. Moundville, Alabama, USA Packaged and loose goods are stacked on shelves and the floor. Items visible on the walls include a calendar showing "July 1936" and a Coca-Cola advertisement. Visible items for sale include loose dishes, lanterns, dustpans, padlocks, rope, Mason jars, boxed soaps, boxes of shot-gun shells, canned goods, bags of self-rising flour. Rolls of butcher-paper visible at left. A safe is at center, partially behind bags of flour.Date | July 1936#Sma...more

  • 138: Employment jumps again & What is to be done? . @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:nglish: Assembly line at the Overman Wheel Company, 1891. From Scientific American magazine, May 2, 1891.Date | 2 May 1891Source | https://archive.org/stream/scientific-american-1891-05-02/scientific-american-v64-n18-1891-05-02#page/n0/mode/2upAuthor | Scientific American, May 2, 1891, page 1Employment jumps again & What is to be done? . @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirerPrivate sector employment increased https://adpemploymentreport.com/2020/June/NER/docs/ADP-NATIONAL-EMPLOYMENT-REP...more

  • 138: POTUS choice to renovate the Inter-America Development Bank vs Moscow, Havanna, Cacacas, Beijing and Pat Leahy. @MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion

    Jul 03 2020

    Image: English: Café Vista Alegre. San Lazaro y Belaquain. Havana Cuba_1920sDate | 1920Source | http://secretoscuba.cultureforum.net/t14434p480-fotos-de-cuba-solamentes-de-antes-del-1958Author | Unknown authorPOTUS choice to renovate the Inter-America Development Bank vs Moscow, Havanna, Cacacas, Beijing and Pat Leahy. @MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion https://www.wsj.com/articles/leahys-yankee-imperialism-11593375704?st=yuim1m9w15zu555&reflink=article_copyURL_share

  • 138: #PacificWatch: California hesitates reopening; and the singing Golden Gate Bridge. Jeff Bliss @JCBliss

    Jul 03 2020

    Image More details An early plan for the chain bridge over the Menai Strait near Bangor, Wales, completed in 1826  Unknown author - This image is available from the National Library of Wales You can view this image in its original context on the NLW Catalogue Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or fewer. This work is in the public domain in the United States becaus...more

  • 137: New nuke arms race and the nuke arsenal difference between Trump and Biden. Peter Huessy, director of Strategic Deterrent Studies of the Mitchell Institute of the Air Force Association. @GordonGChang

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:Gilda, the 23-kiloton air-deployed nuclear weapon detonated on July 1, 1946 during Crossroads Able.Navy[1] Able, atomic bomb detonated in 1946 by the US Army as part of Operation Crossroads. Photo by US Public Domain File:Able crossroads.jpg Created: 1 January 1946 New nuke arms race and the nuke arsenal difference between Trump and Biden.  Peter Huessy, director of Strategic Deterrent Studies of the Mitchell Institute of the Air Force Association. @GordonGChanghttps://www.economist.com...more

  • 133: India and China escalate along the Himalayan frontier & What is to be done?. @CleoPaskal @FDD.

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:6 October 2016Source | https://unsplash.com/photos/T6Dnhiw23PY ImageGalleryAuthor | Omendra Singh omiUnsplash title | NoneCategories | cloudsEXIF | exposure_time: 1/4000 · make: LG · iso: 100 · focal_length: 4 · aperture: 2.5 · model: Nexus 5Place | LEH LADAKH (NORTHERN RANGE TREK N TOUR), Ladakh, IndiaIndia and China escalate along the Himalayan frontier & What is to be done?. @CleoPaskal @FDD.https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/pakistani-troop-movement-in-ladakh-sources-say-china-i...more

  • 137: USN aircraft carrier to answer the 21st Century threats from the PRC and Russia? @JerryHendrixII @NRO

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:Original Caption: Three Marines from the front coming along a seashore road at Chonito Cliff with Adelup point shown in background. The wrecked house on the summit may be seen. The entire rocky point is honey combed with caves in which the Japanese were still hiding when this picture was taken. It took a day to smoke them out from inner recesses. July 22, 1944. (USMC # 90,864).Source: http://www.npswapa.org/gallery/album10/B0585_mar_searden:Category:Images of Guamen:Category:United States ...more

  • 137: What cannot be solved about the troubled USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78)? @JerryHendrixII

    Jul 03 2020

    Image: A Japanese kamikaze aircraft explodes after crashing into Essex’s (CV-9) flight deck amidships on 25 November 1944.U.S. Navy, photographed from USS Langley (CVL-27). - =Official U.S. Navy photo 80-G-273032 from the U.S. Navy Naval History and Heritage Command The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Essex (CV-9) is hit on the flight deck amidships by a Japanese Kamikaze, during operations off the Philippines, 25 November 1944. Public Domain File:USS Essex (CV-9) is hit by a Kamikaze off the P...more

  • 137: Chief Justice John Roberts is the new swing vote. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jul 03 2020

    Image:1925 photo of the justices serving in the United States Supreme CourtStanding (left to right) - Edward Sanford, George Sutherland, Pierce Butler, Harlan Fiske StoneSeated (left to right) - James Clark McReynolds, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.,William Howard Taft, Willis Van Devanter, Louis BrandeisDate | 1925Source | US GovernmentAuthor | US GovernmentChief Justice John Roberts is the new swing vote. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

  • 137: "Qualified immunity" for public officials and its discontents. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jul 03 2020

    Photo:Municipal and Metropolitan policemen fight each other in front of the New York City Hall for control over the police force in the New York City Police Riot of 1857. The newly formed New York City Metropolitan Police replaced the former Municipal Police in 1857.Valerian Gribayedoff - https://books.google.com/books?id=b6IXAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA21&dq=%22Metropolitan+and+Municipal+police%22&lr=#PPA59,M1 An illustration of fighting at City Hall between Municipal and Metropolitan police off...more

  • 136: Western Pennsylvanians have not changed their votes since 2016 and Eastern Pennsylvanians are still counting their votes from 2020. SalenaZito.com

    Jul 02 2020

    ImageScene on Rouzersville Mountain, Sunshine Trail Highway, Route 16, near Waynesboro, Pa.Subjects: RoadsPlaces: Pennsylvania > Franklin (county) > WaynesboroNotes: Title from item.Extent: 1 print (postcard) : linen texture, color ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.Accession #: 06_10_018504Date | between circa 1930 and circa 1945 Source | Boston Public Library Tichnor Brothers collection #70005Author | Pub. by John Myerly Company, Hagerstown, Md.Western Pennsylvanians have not changed their votes since 2...more

  • 135: The miracle of Lordstown, Ohio rising from the rust to build EV trucks. SalenaZito.com

    Jul 02 2020

    Image:Coming out of the smoke : newspaper cartoon depicting the steel strike, New York World, 1919 October 11Kirby - New York World newspaper cartoon depicting Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or fewer. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United States. Note that a few countries have co...more

  • 134: Westward with the 12 Madonnas of the Trail, ten feet tall, with children and rifle. SalenaZito.com

    Jul 02 2020

    Image: Edward Joseph HolslagDescription | English: Postcard of one of the twelve Santa Fe Trail murals by Edward HolslagSource/Photographer | http://paris-of-the-plains.blogspot.com/2014_11_01_archive.htmlWestward with the 12 Madonnas of the Trail, ten feet tall, with children and rifle. SalenaZito.com https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/madonna-of-the-trail-defies-statue-toppling-culture?utm_source=Salena+Zito&utm_campaign=2a7acc0872-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_06_28_01_15&utm_medium=ema...more

  • 133: Speaking of the pandemic uncertainties including infection flare-ups and serology testing. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Jul 02 2020

    Image:Typist wearing mask, New York City, October 16, 1918, during the "Spanish flu" influenza pandemic. The flu prevented day-to-day operations from going smoothly. Officials advised all persons to wear face masks, even indoors. Many believed that a person could contract the disease by handling documents and equipment. Record held at: National Archives at College Park, MD. Record number 165-WW-269B-16.Date | 16 October 1918Source | 1918 photograph; photographer uncredited. Via archives.gov at [...more

  • 132: The FDA proclaims guidelines for a successful Covid-19 vaccine. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Jul 02 2020

    Image: Policemen in Seattle wearing masks made by the Red Cross, during the influenza epidemic. December 1918.Date | December 1918Source | Taken from https://www.archives.gov/exhibits/influenza-epidemic/records-list.htmlAuthor | The FDA proclaims guidelines for a successful Covid-19 vaccine. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearchhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/fda-to-issue-guidance-on-covid-19-vaccine-approval-11593516090

  • 132: USMCA begins with doubts in virus-damaged Mexico and certainty in confident Canada. @DanielGriswold @Mercatus

    Jul 02 2020

    Image: Windsor Station, Montreal, Canada.Français : Gare Windsor, Montréal, Canada.Date | circa/vers 1900USMCA begins with doubts in virus-damaged Mexico and certainty in confident Canada. @DanielGriswold @Mercatushttps://thehill.com/opinion/finance/440821-usmca-is-a-needed-respite-from-trump-induced-uncertainty#.XMTONcde6EA.twitter

  • 132: State of the City, the State, the Union: The NYC leadership defunds the police & What is to be done? John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable

    Jul 02 2020

    Image: Aqueduct police station (LOC)Bain News Service,, publisher. Aqueduct police station [between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915] 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller. Notes:Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).  Format: Glass negatives.  Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.  Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 2...more

  • 131: Reporting the documented "demographic genocide" of the Uyghur peoples by Beijing CCP. @NuryTurkel, Uyghur Human Rights Project.

    Jul 02 2020

    Image: Qing-era painting depicting a Chinese campaign against Jahangir Khoja's forces in Xinjiang, 1828Unknown author - http://www.battle-of-qurman.com.cn/e/hist.htm A scene of the Chinese Campaign against Rebels in the East turkestan, 1828 Permission details This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason: This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other co...more

  • 131: The PRC crushes Hong Kong's future & What is to be done? @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

    Jul 02 2020

    Image: View of Canton c. 1800.Date | circa 1800 Source | http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/rise_fall_canton_04/gallery_places/pages/cwC_1800c_E79708_Panorama.htmAuthor | Unknown Chinese artistThe PRC crushes Hong Kong's future  & What is to be done? @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

  • 131: The closing of the closed mind of the American universities. John Yoo, @HooverInst.

    Jul 02 2020

    ImageEnglish: Kyes and Woodbury (John F. Kyes, dates unknown, and Charles Herbert Woodbury, 1864-1940), Untitled [Aerial view of Princeton University campus], 1895. Lithograph. Published by George S. Harris and Sons, and reproduced in Harper’s Weekly on January 26, 1895. GC047 Princetoniana Collection. *Note: Kyes is correct, not Keyes as is sometimes seen.Date | 8 May 2007, 19:17:51Source | Princeton UniversityAuthor | Kyes and WoodburyThe closing of the closed mind of the American universities...more

  • 131: The threatened court-packing plan of 2020 is the same as the failed court-packing plan of 1937. John Yoo, @HooverInst

    Jul 02 2020

    Image:English: A photo of the United States Supreme Court by Erich Salomon. Salomon faked a broken arm and hid the camera in his cast.Date | 1937-xx-xxSource | Digital reproduction posted to Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/pics/comments/9cfutd/illegal_picture_taken_inside_the_us_supreme_court/The threatened court-packing plan of 2020 is the same as the failed court-packing plan of 1937. John Yoo, @HooverInsthttps://dailycaller.com/2020/06/26/yoo-expanding-the-supreme-court-will-only-make-it-ano...more

  • 130: 2/2: The cosmology problem with not knowing how much of the heavy element Oxygen is in our Sun. Ken Croswell, Knowable Magazine.

    Jul 02 2020

    Photo:NASA STEREO Captures Huge Eruptive Prominence 304 April13NASA image acquired April 12-13, 2010 To view a video of the prominence go to: www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/4526619234/  STEREO Captures Largest Prominence Eruption in 15 Years The STEREO (Ahead) spacecraft caught this spectacular eruptive prominence in extreme UV light as it blasted away from the Sun (Apr. 12-13, 2010). This was certainly among the largest prominence eruptions seen by either the STEREO or SOHO missions. The length of ...more

  • 130: 1/2: The cosmology problem with not knowing how much of the heavy element Oxygen is in our Sun. Ken Croswell, Knowable Magazine.

    Jul 02 2020

    Photo:This sequence of nine images taken by the Surface Stereo Imager on NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander shows the sun rising on the morning of the lander's 101st Martian day after landing. The images were taken on Sept. 5, 2008. The local solar times at the landing site for the nine images were between 1:23 a.m. and 1:41 a.m. The landing site is on far-northern Mars, and the mission started in late northern spring. For nearly the entire first 90 Martian days of the mission, the sun never set below t...more

  • 129: Mall-shopping in the UK with social distancing or not. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

    Jul 02 2020

    Photo:High Street, Exeter, England, ca. 1895Datum | c:a 1890 till 1900Mall-shopping in the UK with social distancing or not. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinionhttps://www.ft.com/content/ac304b99-0e93-40c0-b807-e06b3deb0f93

  • 129: Regional virus "flare-ups" in the UK lockdown Leicester as London blossoms? @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

    Jul 02 2020

    Photo: Leicester Belgrave Road railway stationDate | 1900s Source | Old postcardAuthor | W.D. & S. LtdRegional virus "flare-ups" in the UK lockdown Leicester as London blossoms? @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinionhttps://www.france24.com/en/20200630-britain-imposes-local-lockdown-in-city-of-leicester-after-covid-19-flare-up

  • 129: Renaming the Woodrow Wilson School for George Shultz, Princeton '42. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

    Jul 02 2020

    Photo:Princeton University, 1906. Hand-colored engraving after a watercolor by Richard Rummell (1848-1924). Commissioned and published by Littig and Company. GC047 Princetoniana Collection. Rummell made a number of watercolors of Princeton University (see also below), which were reproduced in full color, sepia, and/or black and white prints.Date | 8 May 2007, 19:20:20Source | Princeton UniversityAuthor | Richard RummellThis media file is in the public domain in the United States.Renaming the Woo...more

  • 129: After the virus, driving California's Autobahns in an EV Tesla. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

    Jul 01 2020

    Photo:Orange County Archives State Highway, west of Orange, circa 1940View of the State Highway (101), near Chapman Ave. and "the Santa Ana Boulevard., in Orange. There are no known copyright restrictions on this image. All future uses of this photo should include the courtesy line, "Photo courtesy Orange County Archives." After the virus, driving California's Autobahns in an EV Tesla. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst https://www.hoover.org/research/do-californias-future-travel-plans-include-planes-tra...more

  • 128: Biden protects Washington, Jefferson and Christopher Columbus, not Lee or the CSA generals. No mention of Grant. @WJMCGurn @WSJOpinion

    Jul 01 2020

    Photo:Junius Brutus Stearns (born Lucius Sawyer Stearns, June 2, 1810 – September 17, 1885) was an American painter best known for his five-part Washington Series (1847–1856).[1]The Life of George Washington: The FarmerDescription | English: Washington standing among African-American field workers; Mt. Vernon in background. Hand-colored lithograph by Régnier (lithographer), 18.25 x 24.25 inches, after a painting by Junius Brutus Stearns (1810-1885). Printed by Lemercier, Paris (printer), c1853. ...more

  • 128: "Maybe 70% of the unemployed will go back to the jobs they had before..." Michael Boskin, @HooverInst

    Jul 01 2020

    Photo:Financial district, 1920sNone credited. - postcard published by E. C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee. Scanned by Infrogmation New Orleans postcard, "Financial District, The Carondelet Canyon". View of Carondelet Street up from Canal Street, with high-rises including the Hibernia Bank building and 1920s automobiles visible. Text on back of card: "More money is involved in the gigantic transactions which take place in the buildings shown in this picture, the Carondelet Canyon of New Orleans, than in ...more

  • 127: #NewWorld: Venezuela's major money-launderer, Alex Saab, is interrupted at the Cape Verde airport & What is to be done? @jmhumire Secure Free Society. Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal, @MariaFdaCabal, Bogota.

    Jul 01 2020

    Photo:Português: Postal de Cabo VerdeDate | 1900s Source | Colecção Jill Rosemary Dias, em Memórias de África e do OrienteAuthor | unknown/unstated at the source#NewWorld: Venezuela's major money-launderer, Alex Saab, is interrupted at the Cape Verde airport & What is to be done? @jmhumire Secure Free Society. Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal,  @MariaFdaCabal, Bogota.https://www.securefreesociety.org/research/who-is-alex-saab/

  • 127: #NewWorld: The virus spreads into Latin America through the open-air produce markets. @jmhumire Secure Free Society. Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal, Congress of Colombia @MariaFdaCabal.

    Jul 01 2020

    Photo:itle: Municipal organizations in Latin America. Mexico CityYear: 1909 (1900s)Authors:  International Bureau of the American RepublicsSubjects: Publisher:  Washington, D.C., Govt. print. off.Contributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of CongressText Appearing Before Image:'Text Appearing After Image:MUlSriCIPAL ORGANIZATION IN LATIN-AMERICAN CAPITALS. 211 Prior to 1903 the form of government in the Federal District wassomewhat similar to the territorial g...more

  • 126: Joe Biden says he’s “constantly tested” for cognitive problems; no record thereof; puzzling. @LizPeek

    Jul 01 2020

    Image:  A page from the American Phrenological JournalLiz Peek, @LizPeek, TheHill and Fox News, in re:  Joe Biden asked about cognitive issues. Everyone lucky enough to grow older becomes absent-minded; but Biden said he’s regularly tested, of which there’s no record.  First time in 88 days he’d faced the press. He also speaks for three minutes at fundraisers and leaves all the talk to others. His wife is doing as many as he is. Strange behavior for someone who clearly does not have an enthusias...more

  • 126: In the first man-made recession, we seem to be doing better than expected. @LizPeek

    Jul 01 2020

    Image:  A historic farmhouse. Liz Peek, @LizPeek, TheHill and Fox News, in re: We’ve ended Q2: the strangest on record.  In February, sparkling news; then in March, catastrophe.  So far, it’s better than expected.  May jobs number was huge; now, May consumer confidence reading is high: 91.  Very important to hiring.  Stock market recovery had a salubrious effect on spending.  Housing: May numbers pending home sales up 44%, biggest ever recorded. New homes: 690,000 units. House prices up about 5%...more

  • 125: Two super-Earths in the habitable zone of a non-flaring Red Dwarf 11 lights years out. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 01 2020

    Photo: Comparison of sizes of planets with different compositions[69]  Planetsizes.jpg: Marc Kuchner/NASA GSFC derivative work: Henrykus (talk) - Planetsizes.jpg Size comparison of planets differently composed Public Domain File:Planet sizes.svg Created: 2010-10-17 14:05 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler: @BatchelorShowTwitter: @BatchelorShowTwo super-Earths in the habitable zone of a non-flaring Red Dwarf 11 lights years out. Bob Zimmerman Behin...more

  • 125: Roscosmos cuts Angara prices to compete with SpaceX. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 01 2020

    Photo: Soviet R-1 on Vidal carrier (1948)Mil.ru The first A4 rocket (from German stocks) is transported to the launch site on a truck trailer. It was launched on 18 October 1947 from the Kapustin Yar test site. It flew 206.7 km and deviated left for 30 km. CC BY 4.0 File:Автопоезд с ракетой Р-1.jpg Created: 1 January 1947 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler: @BatchelorShowTwitter: @BatchelorShowRoscosmos cuts Angara  prices  to compete with SpaceX. ...more

  • 124: “Xi must ensure that Trump is not re-elected.” Gregory R Copley

    Jul 01 2020

    Image:  The Forbidden City as depicted in a Ming dynasty painting View author information Public Domain File:Verbotene-Stadt1500.jpg Uploaded: 2006-02-28 16:06:41 .   Gregory R Copley, Defense and Foreign Affairs, and author, The New Total War of the Twenty-first Century, in re: China’s aggression in South and East China Seas, in Hong Kong; in the US, an election year: does it suit the US to keep China at arm’s length? Yes.                    Behooves the US to see the PRC suffer economic and st...more

  • 124: China’s aggression alarms neighbors. Can it revive its economy to challenge the rest of the world? Gregory R Copley

    Jul 01 2020

    Image:  Territorial claims in the South China Sea on (based on outdated / unofficial documents / maps) Gregory R Copley, Defense and Foreign Affairs, and author, The New Total War of the Twenty-first Century, in re:  China’s amazingly ham-handed methods have created upset and panic among many of the PRC’s trading partners. China is pushing against India to show strength. Last year Modi put a million troops in Jammu and Kashmir, abrogating a treaty. Part of Kashmir is occupied by India, part by C...more

  • 123: Poverty strikes the south of Italy hardest because of tourist downturn. Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation, Genoa

    Jul 01 2020

    Image: Vesuvius overlooking Sorrento and the Bay of Naples.Poverty strikes the south of Italy hardest because of the  tourist downturn.  Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation, Genoa  

  • 123: Firearms sales boom especially for first-time gun owners. @DavidMDrucker

    Jul 01 2020

    Image: A flintlock pistol circa 1700–1730 Firearms sales boom especially for first-time gun owners. @DavidMDrucker

  • 122: What of a DC retrocession to Maryland? @johnfund

    Jul 01 2020

    Image:What of a DC retrocession to Maryland?  @johnfund

  • 122: DeBlasiotown 2020 vs Bloombergville 2011. @harrysiegel

    Jul 01 2020

    Image: New Yrk City shantytown, 1880DeBlasiotown 2020 vs Bloombergville 2011. @harrysiegel

  • 121: The complicity of POTUS Obama and VPOTUS Biden in the NSC Principals Plus 1 meeting, January 5, 2017. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 30 2020

    Photo: An illustration by Pietro Fabris in Hamilton's Campi Phlegraei Pietro Fabris - Campi Phlegraei. Observations on the Volcanoes of the Two Sicilies, as they have been communicated to the Royal Society of London. Neapel 1776-79. Eruption of Vesuvius 1760-1761 Permission details out of copyright as the author died more than 70 years agoView more Public Domainview terms File:Hamilton-Campi Phlegraei.jpg Created: between 1776 and 1779 date QS:P,+1776-00-00T00:00:00Z/8,P1319,+1776-00-00T00:00...more

  • 121: "Defund the Police" aims to replace the "Broken Windows" policy of the last 30 years. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 30 2020

    Photo: public domainhttps://www.flickr.com/photos/library_of_congress/5084037282TVL1970  10y The man in the photograph is Alfred P. Lane, Olympic shooter and gold medalist who was hired by the New York City Police Department (NYPD) in 1914 to train police officers how to shoot. Lane competed in two Olympics, winning three gold medals (50m Free Pistol, 50m Team Free Pistol, and 50m Rapid Fire Pistol) in the 1912 Olympic Games (Stockhom), plus a bronze medal (50m Free Pistol) and two more gold med...more

  • 120: BLITZ: 2of2: Trump Will Smash the Left and Win Hardcover – June 2, 2020 by David Horowitz (Author)

    Jun 30 2020

    Photo: A portrait of Stalin by Isaak Brodsky. Isaak Brodsky - http://www.hrono.info/biograf/bio_s/stalin_foto.html Stalin Public Domain File:Isaak Brodsky stalin02.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler: @BatchelorShowTwitter: @BatchelorShow BLITZ: 2of2: Trump Will Smash the Left and Win Hardcover – June 2, 2020 by David Horowitz  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Blitz-Trump-Will-Smash-Left/dp/1630061387/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid...more

  • 120: BLITZ: 1of2: Trump Will Smash the Left and Win Hardcover – June 2, 2020 by David Horowitz (Author)

    Jun 30 2020

    Photo: Isaak Brodsky, Lenin in Smolny (1930), living up to the title of "realism" more than most works of the style. Isaak Brodsky - Tretyakov Gallery "В.И. Ленин в Смольном в 1917 году". 1930 г. Бердянский художественный музей имени И.И. Бродского, Третьяковская галерея. Lenin in Smolniy in 1917 Public Domain File:Brodski lenin.jpg Created: 1930date QS:P571,+1930-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler: @BatchelorShowTwitter: @Batche...more

  • 119: "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Assyrian Copper-made Arrowheads, 2700 years ago. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 30 2020

    Photo: Assyrian archers taking aim, under the protection of a shield bearer. ChrisO (Own work) Relief depicting Assyrian archers attacking a besieged city, most likely in Mesopotamia. An Assyrian soldier holds a large shield to protect two archers as they take aim. From the Central Palace in Nimrud and now in the British Museum, London. Circa 728 BC. Permission details Public domainView more Public Domainview terms File:Assyrian archers.jpg Created: 14 September 2008 http://JohnBatchelorShow...more

  • 119: Mystery of the fireball explosion at a missile depot East of Tehran. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 30 2020

    Photo: Title: A ride to India across Persia and BaluchistanYear: 1891 (1890s)Authors:  De Windt, Harry, 1856-1933Subjects:  India -- Description and travel Iran -- Description and travel Balochistan (Pakistan) -- Description and travelPublisher:  London, Chapman and Hall, limitedContributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:r collar, thickly studded with diamonds, rubies,and sapphires, hung round his neck. The stones,some of them of ...more

  • 119: State "knows what Pakistan is but refuses to call it what it really truly is. Which is a state sponsor of terrorism." @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Jun 30 2020

    Photo: An 1879 map of Hindu Kush and its passes by Royal Geographic Society. Kabul is in lower left, Kashmir in lower right.Royal Geographical Society - http://dl.wdl.org/475.png Gallery: http://www.wdl.org/en/item/475/ This map originally appeared in the February 1879 issue of the Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and Monthly Record of Geography in connection with an article by C.R. Markham entitled “The Upper Basin of the Kabul River.” The Hindu Kush is a range of high mountains t...more

  • 119: Graveyard of fallen monuments; and what is to be done? Markos Kounalakis @KounalakisM @HooverInst

    Jun 30 2020

    Image: A Stalin Monument and pedestal (not in Russia).  Public domain.Graveyard of fallen monuments; and what is to be done?  Markos Kounalakis @KounalakisM @HooverInst Markos Kounalakis, Hoover, in re: Graveyard of fallen monuments; and what is to be done?  Gorky Park, graveyard of monuments; a park central in Moscow; in one corner is the graveyard to fallen monuments, where they went after they were torn down. Felix Dzerzhinsky, “the Iron Pole,” who basically founded the KGB.  The gulag storie...more

  • 118: President for Life Putin. @PaulR_Gregory

    Jun 30 2020

    Image:  Putin receives Barack Obama at his residence in Novo-Ogaryovo Paul Gregory, Hoover, in re: Putin looks to extend his presidency indefinitely. Coronavirus threw his scheduled referendum off, till 1 July.  Calls for Putin’s slate t e wiped clean so e can stay till 2036, when he’ll be 83 (or older).  Below the surface: evidence of Putin’s only known opponent, Novalny, on a Sunday show.  Voter turnout—two worries: need a good turnout (not 48%, e.g.) and for the yes vote.  In outer regions, y...more

  • 117: "...that's all speculative. Nobody really knows that the Russians paid for all of the attacks." @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Jun 30 2020

    Photo: Title: Cyclopedia universal history : embracing the most complete and recent presentation of the subject in two principal parts or divisions of more than six thousand pagesYear: 1895 (1890s)Authors:  Ridpath, John Clark, 1840-1900Subjects:  World history Ethnology World historyPublisher:  Boston : Balch Bros.Contributing Library:  UMass Amherst LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  Boston Library Consortium Member LibrariesText Appearing Before Image:'Text Appearing After Image:41 HUZAREH TYPES—A...more

  • 116: India and China escalate along the Himalayan frontier. @CleoPaskal @GordonGChang

    Jun 30 2020

    Image:  Greater Himalayas as seen from the ISS. Cleo Paskal, non-resident senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, in re:  The latest in India.  A wide front on Himalayan frontier: a major Chinese deployment across the Line of Actual Control.  China has declared about four different lines; from 1962, China has advanced much past that line.  Definitely China creating the situation; escalation can stop if China withdraws back to originally-agreed line.  Incursions in prior years...more

  • 115: The last days of Hong Kong freedoms. Michael_Yon and @GordonGChang

    Jun 30 2020

    Image:  The PLA Honor Guard in Beijing, 2007 Michael Yon, East Asia reporter based in Thailand, and Gordon Chang, Daily Beast, in re: Hong Kong's National Security Law.  Beijing will take action against Hong Kongers who are guilty of “egregious conduct.”  The Draft National Security Law for Hong Kong—written up by Reuters in Beijing.  The National Peoples Congress in China bypasses the HK Legislative Council, since it’s extremely unpopular there; so Beijing is ramming it down people’s throats.  ...more

  • 114: 4/4 Fighting for Macarthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines, by John Gordon.

    Jun 30 2020

    Image: A long column of men on horseback moving down a road. A tank is parked beside the road. 26th Cavalry (Philippine Scouts) move into Pozorrubio past an M3 Stuart tank.     Fighting for Macarthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines, by John Gordon.  Hardcover – October 15, 2011.  1/4       xhttps://www.amazon.com/dp/1612510574/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1 “ Fighting for MacArthur is a welcome addition to the scholarship on the Pacific War. G...more

  • 113: 3/4 Fighting for Macarthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines, by John Gordon.

    Jun 30 2020

    Image:  Boeing B-17E Flying Fortresses Fighting for Macarthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines, by John Gordon.  Hardcover – October 15, 2011.  1/4       xhttps://www.amazon.com/dp/1612510574/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1 “ Fighting for MacArthur is a welcome addition to the scholarship on the Pacific War. Gordon makes extensive use of the U.S. Army, Navy, and Marine Corps archives and interviews with veterans of the Philippine campaign. This i...more

  • 112: 2/4 Fighting for Macarthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines, by John Gordon.

    Jun 30 2020

    Image: Portrait of Tomoyuki Yamashita, Japanese general of the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II. Yamashita led Japanese forces during the invasion of Malaya and Battle of Singapore, with his accomplishment of conquering Malaya and Singapore in 70 days earning him the sobriquet The Tiger of Malaya Fighting for Macarthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines, by John Gordon.  Hardcover – October 15, 2011.  1/4       xhttps://www.amazon.com/dp/1612510574/ref=dp...more

  • 111: 1/4 Fighting for Macarthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines, by John Gordon.

    Jun 30 2020

    Image: A painting of a godlike General MacArthur in his peaked cap, staring into the rising sun. MacArthur became a symbol of Allied resistance to the Japanese.   Public domain. Fighting for Macarthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines, by John Gordon.  Hardcover – October 15, 2011.  1/4       xhttps://www.amazon.com/dp/1612510574/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1 “ Fighting for MacArthur is a welcome addition to the scholarship on the Pacific War. ...more

  • 108: The Vicksburg Campaign: 2of2: Strategy, Battles and Key Figures by Kevin Dougherty (Author)

    Jun 29 2020

    Photo: Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, USAThe original uploader was The Mystery Man at English Wikipedia. - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cwpbh.01058. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensingfor more information. Gen. U.S. Grant - Category:Images of people of the American Civil War Public Domain File:GenUSGrant.jpg ...more

  • 108: The Vicksburg Campaign: 1of2: Strategy, Battles and Key Figures by Kevin Dougherty (Author)

    Jun 29 2020

    Photo: :Battle of Champion Hill. Sketched by Mr. Theodore R. Davis. Theodore Russel Davis - Source Harper's Weekly, Volume: 1863, Issue: 06/20, Page Range: 0393ad-0393ad Public Domain File:Battle of Champion Hill.png Created: 1 January 1863 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Vicksburg Campaign: 1of2: Strategy, Battles and Key Figures by Kevin Dougherty (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Vicksburg-Campaign-Strategy-Battles-Figures/d...more

  • 110: 2/2 Appetite for America: Fred Harvey and the Business of Civilizing the Wild West—One Meal at a Time, by Stephen Fried

    Jun 29 2020

    Image: Judy Garland in a scene from The Harvey Girls.  Public domain. Appetite for America: Fred Harvey and the Business of Civilizing the Wild West—One Meal at a Time, by Stephen Fried    Jonathan Todd Ross (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher).  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged   https://www.amazon.com/Appetite-America-Harvey-Business-Civilizing/dp/B083KN9C4G/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=stephen+fried+harvey+girls&qid=1593391864&s=audible&sr=1-1 Appetite for America is the incre...more

  • 109: 1/2 Appetite for America: Fred Harvey and the Business of Civilizing the Wild West—One Meal at a Time, by Stephen Fried

    Jun 29 2020

    Image:  The Hotel Castañeda, Las Vegas, New Mexico, as seen in 2007. An early mission revival style Harvey House (1899) and sister hotel to the Alvarado in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Appetite for America: Fred Harvey and the Business of Civilizing the Wild West—One Meal at a Time, by Stephen Fried    Jonathan Todd Ross (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher).  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged   https://www.amazon.com/Appetite-America-Harvey-Business-Civilizing/dp/B083KN9C4G/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&key...more

  • 108: William Henry Harrison: 2of2: The American Presidents Series: The 9th President, 1841Hardcover – January 17, 2012. by Gail Collins (Author), Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. (Editor), Sean Wilentz (Editor)

    Jun 29 2020

    Photo: Harrison on Indiana statehood stamp, Issue of 1950 United States Post Office Department - Smithsonian Stamp Museum -- https://arago.si.edu/category_2028905.html U.S. Commemortve stamp, featuring William Henry Harrison and indiana Statehood This Indiana Territory Issue stamp commemorates the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Indiana Territory. The Indiana Territory was the first area formed out of the Northwest Territory. The stamp features a portrait of the territory’s first ...more

  • 108: William Henry Harrison: 1of2: The American Presidents Series: The 9th President, 1841Hardcover – January 17, 2012. by Gail Collins (Author), Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. (Editor), Sean Wilentz (Editor)

    Jun 29 2020

    Photo: Engraved portrait print of Harrison at age 27 as a delegate member of the House of Representatives from the Northwest Territory, c. 1800 by Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin.[38][39] Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin - A Child Of the Revolution by Hendrick Booraem V Portrait of William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the Northwest Territory's At-large. Public Domain File:W.H. Harrison ca. 1800.jpg Created: publis...more

  • 108: James Madison: 2of2: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Brookhiser (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 29 2020

    Photo: Title: Virginia illustrated : containing a visit to the Virginian Canaan, and the adventures of Porte Crayon and his cousinsYear: 1857 (1850s)Authors:  Strother, David Hunter, 1816-1888Subjects:  Randolph County (W. Va.) -- Description and travel Virginia -- Social life and customsPublisher:  New York : Harper & brothersContributing Library:  New York Public LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:red the glade. It wasalive with trout; and half an hour after, a hund...more

  • 108: James Madison: 1of2: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Brookhiser (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 29 2020

    Photo: Image from page 186 of "Virginia illustrated : containing a visit to the Virginian Canaan, and the adventures of Porte Crayon and his cousins" (1857) Identifier: virginiaillustra00stro Title: Virginia illustrated : containing a visit to the Virginian Canaan, and the adventures of Porte Crayon and his cousins Year: 1857 (1850s) Authors:  Strother, David Hunter, 1816-1888 Subjects:  Randolph County (W. Va.) -- Description and travel Virginia -- Social life and customs Publisher:  New Yor...more

  • 107: 4/4 The First Frontier: The Forgotten History of Struggle, Savagery, and Endurance in Early America, by Scott Weidensaul

    Jun 29 2020

    Image:  Hannah Duston (December 23, 1657 – March 6, 1736) was a colonial Massachusetts Puritan mother of nine[Note 1] who was taken captive by Abenaki people from Québec during King William's War, with her newborn daughter, during the Raid on Haverhill in 1697, in which 27 colonists were killed. While detained on an island in the Merrimack River in present-day Boscawen, New Hampshire, she killed and scalped ten of the Native American family members holding them hostage, with the assistance of tw...more

  • 106: 3/4 The First Frontier: The Forgotten History of Struggle, Savagery, and Endurance in Early America, by Scott Weidensaul

    Jun 29 2020

    Image:  Caleb Cheeshahteaumuck (estimated 1644 – 1666) was the first American Indian to be graduated from Harvard University.       This photo is of a painting of Caleb Cheeshahteaumuck by Stephen E. Coit. It was commissioned as part of the Harvard Foundation Portraiture Project, a diversity initiative to recognize Harvard faculty, administrators, and others who have served the University. Image used with the written permission of the artist, Stephen Coit. All rights reserved. Permission: fair u...more

  • 105: 2/4 The First Frontier: The Forgotten History of Struggle, Savagery, and Endurance in Early America, by Scott Weidensaul

    Jun 29 2020

    Image:  Pilgrims Going to Church by George Henry Boughton (1867) The First Frontier: The Forgotten History of Struggle, Savagery, and Endurance in Early America, by Scott Weidensaul    Paul Boehmer (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00A123TK0/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_taud_p1_i0 Frontier: the word carries the inevitable scent of the West. But before Custer or Lewis and Clark, before the first Conestoga wagons rumbled acro...more

  • 104: 1/4 The First Frontier: The Forgotten History of Struggle, Savagery, and Endurance in Early America, by Scott Weidensaul

    Jun 29 2020

    Image:  Indigenous people of the Northeast woodlands:  Three Delaware or Lenape people, painting by George Catlin. The First Frontier: The Forgotten History of Struggle, Savagery, and Endurance in Early America, by Scott Weidensaul    Paul Boehmer (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00A123TK0/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_taud_p1_i0 Frontier: the word carries the inevitable scent of the West. But before Custer or Lewis and Cla...more

  • 98: Fresh contradictions in the notes on the Obama-Biden-Comey plan to pursue Flynn, dated January 5, 2017 & What is to be done? Larry Johnson, Sic Semper Tyrannis.

    Jun 28 2020

    Photo: Aaron Burr. 3rd vice president of the United States.Date | Early 1800'sSource | The World Book of KnowledgeAuthor | Fom the New York Historical Societyhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowFresh contradictions in the notes on the Obama-Biden-Comey plan to pursue Flynn, dated January 5, 2017 & What is to be done? Larry Johnson, Sic Semper Tyrannis.https://turcopolier.typepad.com/sic_semper_tyrannis/larry-johnson/

  • 98: The criminal justice system's severe backlog #in-the-time-of-the-virus. Center for Growth and Opportunity's, Judge Kevin Allen

    Jun 28 2020

    Photo:  History of the Pilgrims and Puritans, their ancestry and descendants; basis of Americanization Year: 1922 (1920s) Authors:  Sawyer, Joseph Dillaway, b. 1849 Griffis, William Elliot, 1843-1928 Subjects:  Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony) Puritans Massachusetts -- History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 Publisher:  New York, Century History Co Contributing Library:  New York Public Library Digitizing Sponsor:  MSN    View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Im...more

  • 98: #NewAmericanCivilWar: 2of2: Three professors contemplating American Apocalypse. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

    Jun 28 2020

    Photo: Cover of Bezbozhnik, 1920s-1930s Soviet atheist magazineBezbozhnik u stanka - The October Revolution stands already in the courtyard,Date | 1931Source | New York Public LibraryAuthor | staff of BezbozhnikPermission(Reusing this file) | PDhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#NewAmericanCivilWar: 2of2: Three professors contemplating American Apocalypse. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisishttps://spectator.us/revolution-historians-russi...more

  • 98: #NewAmericanCivilWar: 1of2: Three professors contemplating American Apocalypse. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

    Jun 28 2020

    Photo: : Through the Russian RevolutionYear: 1921 (1920s)Authors:  Williams, Albert Rhys, 1883-1962Subjects:  Communism CommunismePublisher:  New York, Boni and LiverightContributing Library:  Internet ArchiveDigitizing Sponsor:  Internet ArchiveText Appearing Before Image:e established by setting up telephono-graph apparatus. The Yunkers turn the bridges,cutting off the working-class districts; the Kronstadtsailors close them again. The offices of the Com-munist papers are locked and sealed, cu...more

  • 103: Midnight Rising: 2of2: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Tony Horwitz (Author), Dan Oreskes (Narrator), Macmillan Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 28 2020

    Photo:Submission is an illustration in a biography of John BrownDate | before 1860 Source | The Life of Captain John Brown by James RedpathAuthor | old engraving, impossible for me to read name of artist http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Midnight Rising: 2of2: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Tony Horwitz (Author), Dan Oreskes (Narrator), Macmillan Audio (Publisher) https://www.ama...more

  • 102: Midnight Rising: 1of2: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Tony Horwitz (Author), Dan Oreskes (Narrator), Macmillan Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 28 2020

    Photo:  A pictorial description of the United States; embracing the history, geographical position, agricultural and mineral resources ..Year: 1860 (1860s)Authors:  (Sears, Robert), 1810-1892. (from old catalog)Subjects: Publisher:  New York, R. SearsContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:l Washington. The road issomewhat intricate, and has but few in-habitants ; so that the stranger, unless hegoes in a steamboat, will need ...more

  • 101: 2/2 Wounded Knee: Party Politics and the Road to an American Massacre, by Heather Cox Richardson.

    Jun 28 2020

    Image:  Brothers, (left to right) White Lance, Joseph Horn Cloud, and Dewey Beard, Wounded Knee survivors; Miniconjou Lakota Wounded Knee: Party Politics and the Road to an American Massacre, by Heather Cox Richardson.   Jonathan Davis (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  https://www.amazon.com/Wounded-Knee-Heather-Cox-Richardson-audio/dp/B00435J6US/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=richardson+wounded+knee&qid=1593307138&s=audible&sr=1-1 On Decemb...more

  • 100: 1/2 Wounded Knee: Party Politics and the Road to an American Massacre, by Heather Cox Richardson.

    Jun 28 2020

    Image:  A depiction of the Ghost Dance Wounded Knee: Party Politics and the Road to an American Massacre, by Heather Cox Richardson.   Jonathan Davis (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  https://www.amazon.com/Wounded-Knee-Heather-Cox-Richardson-audio/dp/B00435J6US/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=richardson+wounded+knee&qid=1593307138&s=audible&sr=1-1 On December 29, 1890, American troops opened fire with howitzers on hundreds of unarmed Lakota ...more

  • 99: 2/2 Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid that Sparked the Civil War, by Tony Horwitz. Dan Oreskes (Narrator), Macmillan Audio (Publisher).

    Jun 28 2020

    Image:  An 1851 poster warning the "colored people of Boston" about policemen acting as slave catchers. Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid that Sparked the Civil War, by Tony Horwitz.  Dan Oreskes (Narrator), Macmillan Audio (Publisher).  https://www.amazon.com/Midnight-Rising-Tony-Horwitz-audiobook/dp/B005Z9GNSY/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= The best-selling author Tony Horwitz tells the electrifying tale of the daring insurrection that put America on the path to b...more

  • 98: 1/2 Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid that Sparked the Civil War, by Tony Horwitz. Dan Oreskes (Narrator), Macmillan Audio (Publisher).

    Jun 28 2020

    Image:   Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid that Sparked the Civil War, by Tony Horwitz.  Dan Oreskes (Narrator), Macmillan Audio (Publisher).  https://www.amazon.com/Midnight-Rising-Tony-Horwitz-audiobook/dp/B005Z9GNSY/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= The best-selling author Tony Horwitz tells the electrifying tale of the daring insurrection that put America on the path to bloody war. Plotted in secret, launched in the dark, John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry was a pi...more

  • 97: Edward Bancroft: 2of2: Scientist, Author, SpyHardcover – March 29, 2011. by Thomas J. Schaeper (Author)

    Jun 28 2020

    Photo: British Library digitised image from page 661 of "Paris à travers les siècles. Histoire nationale de Paris et des Parisiens depuis la fondation de Lutèce jusqu'à nos jours, etc"Image taken from:  Title: "Paris à travers les siècles. Histoire nationale de Paris et des Parisiens depuis la fondation de Lutèce jusqu'à nos jours, etc" Author(s): Gourdon De Genouillac, Nicolas Jules Henri [person] British Library shelfmark: "Digital Store 10168.m.14" Page: 661 (scanned page number - not necessa...more

  • 97: Edward Bancroft: 1of2: Scientist, Author, SpyHardcover – March 29, 2011. by Thomas J. Schaeper (Author)

    Jun 28 2020

    Photo: Le Grand Châtelet à Paris, vers 1780.855 - 1863personContributorsMéryon, Charles (1821-1868), ArtistcreateSourceNew York Public LibrarylinkLinkhttp://digitalcollections.nypl.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Edward Bancroft: 1of2: Scientist, Author, SpyHardcover – March 29, 2011.  by Thomas J. Schaeper  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Edward-Bancroft-Scientist-Author-Spy/dp/0300118422/...more

  • 96: Soon enough a Private Property Space Station in low Earth orbit. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: Interior view of an O'Neill cylinder, showing alternating land and window stripesNASA/Rick Guidice - https://settlement.arc.nasa.gov/70sArtHiRes/70sArt/art.html (image link) Color-corrected version of Image:Spacecolony3.jpeg. NASA Ames Research Center space colony image from the NASA Ames Research Center Public Domain File:Spacecolony3edit.jpeg Created: 3 December 2004 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowSoon enough a Private ...more

  • 96: Counting down Perseverance to Mars. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: The Mars Helicopter, visible in lower center of the image, was attached to the belly of NASA's Perseverance rover at Kennedy Space Center on April 6, 2020. The helicopter will be deployed onto the Martian surface about two-and-a-half months after Perseverance lands.Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowCounting down Perseverance to Mars. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/behind-th...more

  • 96: "The seeds of the 'Cancel Culture' and 'Anti-History.'" @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: View of the New Jersey College at Princeton, New JerseygeDate1808 - 1889createSourceNew York Public Libraryhttp://digitalcollections.nypl.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow"The seeds of the 'Cancel Culture' and 'Anti-History.'" @DanHenninger @WSJOpinionhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/smiley-face-liberalism-11593039389

  • 96: Pacific Watch: Disneyland retreats from the July reopening while the SF Giants will reopen with cut-out fans. Jeff Bliss.

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: Orange County Archives Disneyland entrance, Anaheim, circa 1960There are no known copyright restrictions on this image. All future uses of this photo should include the courtesy line, "Photo courtesy Orange County Archiveshttps://www.flickr.com/photos/ocarchives/3024930111/ http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowPacific Watch: Disneyland retreats from the July reopening while the SF Giants will reopen with cut-out fans. Jeff Bliss....more

  • 96: Flynn accusations: "It also seems to be direct evidence not only that the White House knew, but also that the White House was directing this..." @DevinNunes CA-22

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: The parsonage in Salem Village, as photographed in the late 19th centuryHenrietta D. Kimball - "Witchcraft Illustrated" by Henrietta D. Kimball, Geo. A. Kimball, Publisher, Boston, 1892. "The House Where Witchcraft Started, Now Danvers, Mass.", photographer unknown Permission details Public DomainView more Public Domainview terms File:HouseWhereWitchcraftStarted.png Created: 1 January 1892 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorSho...more

  • 96: A searching podcast conversation about policing, officer morale and fresh recruiting in the time of "Defund the Police" West Coast and East Coast. @DevinNunes CA-22

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: A company of Massachusetts Militia await assignment to police duty during the strike United States. President; Richardson, James D. (James Daniel), 1843-1914, comp - https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/14597556799/ Source book page: https://archive.org/stream/compilationofmesv18unit/compilationofmesv18unit#page/n420/mode/1up A company of Massachusetts Militia await assignment to police duty during the 1919 Boston Police Strike.I. Permission details At the time of upl...more

  • 96: #TheScalaReport: A second wave of layoffs as Big Retail reimagines itself during and after the virus. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: 1907, public domain.Macy's Bldg. & Herald Square, New York City, 1907. Irving Underhill - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cph.3c23584. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. Permission details This image might not be in the public domain outside of the United States; this especiall...more

  • 96: #SmallBusinessAmerica: Veterans Administration in the 21st Century and Mental Health for the DOD Active Duty. @FRoseDC

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: Prussian artillery during the siegeBundesarchiv, Bild 183-H26707 / CC-BY-SA 3.0 For documentary purposes the German Federal Archive often retained the original image captions, which may be erroneous, biased, obsolete or politically extreme. Deutsch-französischer Krieg 1870/71 Preußische Batterie vor Paris CC BY-SA 3.0 de File:Bundesarchiv Bild 183-H26707, Deutsch-französischer Krieg 1870-71, Paris, Belagerung.jpg Created: 1870date QS:P571,+1870-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow...more

  • 95: John Bolton's "desired outcomes" misapprehends POTUS's preference for a "negotiating position."

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: "The War: Defence of Paris—Students Going to Man the Fortifications". From the Illustrated London News of 1 October 1870; perhaps one of the more iconic scenes from the Franco-Prussian War. Fred Barnard - Illustrated London News "The [Franco-Prussian] War: Defence of Paris-Students Going to Man the Fortifications" One of the iconic images of the Franco-Prussian War. After the surrender of Napoleon III, the French Republic refused the German settlement terms, and the war was forced to cont...more

  • 95: Old generals not only fight the last war, but also they miss out on the "new amorphous" war-fighting of the 21st Century. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affair

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: Victor-Jean Adam (1801-1866)Title | The Signing of the Treaty of Mortefontaine, 30th September 1800Notes | Italiano: Descrizione storica dell'immagine: Il 30 settembre 1800 nel Castello di Mortefontaine venne firmato l'omonimo trattato che pose fine al conflitto navale tra Francia e USA, passato alla storia come la "Quasi-Guerra". La delegazione francese, composta dal console Giuseppe Bonaparte e dai consiglieri di stato Charles Pierre Claret de Fleurieu e Pierre-Louis Roederer e la deleg...more

  • 95: Bostock v. Clayton County. Part 2: "How it is that you read a statue that is arguably ambiguous?" @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: Paris in 1897 - Boulevard Montmartre, by Camille Pissarro, Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia Camille Pissarro - Hermitage Torrent (.torrent with info-hash) Depicted place: boulevard Montmartre Public Domain File:Camille Pissarro - Boulevard Montmartre - Eremitage.jpg Created: 1897date QS:P571,+1897-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBostock v. Clayton County. Part 2: "How it is that you read a statu...more

  • 95: Bostock v. Clayton County. Part 1: Alito vs Gorsuch, or, Deriding politely a majority decision as "legislation." @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: Title: An address to the good sense and candour of the people, in behalf of the dealers in corn: with some few observations on a late trial for regratingYear: 1800 (1800s)Authors:  Turton, Thomas, Sir, bart., 1764-1844Subjects:  Grain trade -- Great Britain Food supply -- Great Britain Corn laws (Great Britain)Publisher:  London : T. Egerton (etc.)Contributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:years afterwards, life was extreme...more

  • 95: What is to be done to protect the nursing homes from Covid-19? Phil Kerpen, President of the Committee to Unleash Prosperity

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo:  PunchYear: 1841 (1840s)Authors:  Lemon, Mark, 1809-1870 Mayhew, Henry, 1812-1887 Taylor, Tom, 1817-1880 Brooks, Shirley, 1816-1874 Burnand, F. C. (Francis Cowley), 1836-1917 Seaman, Owen, 1861-1936Subjects:  English wit and humor English wit and humor, PictorialPublisher:  (London) : (Punch Publications Ltd., etc.)Contributing Library:  Lincoln Financial Foundation CollectionDigitizing Sponsor:  The Institute of Museum and Library Services through an Indiana State Library LSTA GrantText ...more

  • 95: Covid-19 has devastated the unprotected nursing homes of the USA, Canada, Scotland and the UK. Phil Kerpen, President of the Committee to Unleash Prosperity

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: Frans Hals - Portrait of an Elderly Lady The author died in 1666, so this work is in the public domain Portrait of a Woman.Object type | painting Genre | portrait Date | 1633 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowCovid-19 has devastated the unprotected nursing homes of the USA, Canada, Scotland and the UK. Phil Kerpen, President of the Committee to Unleash Prosperity https://www.foxnews.com/media/states-failed-most-basic-test-covi...more

  • 94: The dry lakes and old volcanoes of the Earth twin, Titan of the Saturn System. Dr. Linda Spilker JPL Principal Research Scientist David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: Titanhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe dry lakes and old volcanoes of the Earth twin, Titan of the Saturn System. Dr. Linda Spilker JPL Principal Research Scientis.  David Livingston, SpaceShow.comhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/bright-patches-saturns-largest-moon-are-dried-lake-beds-180975121/Dr. Linda Spilker JPL Principal Research ScientistDiscipline Program ManagerCassini Project Scientist/CIRS Co-Investigato...more

  • 94: Titan backs away from Saturn approximately 4 inches per year, and what it means for planetary formation. Dr. Linda Spilker JPL Principal Research Scientist David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo:  As depicted in this illustration, Cassini will plunge into Saturn's atmosphere on Sept. 15, 2017. Using its attitude control thrusters, the spacecraft will work to keep its antenna pointed at Earth while it sends its final data, including the composition of Saturn's upper atmosphere. The atmospheric torque will quickly become stronger than what the thrusters can compensate for, and after that point, Cassini will begin to tumble. When this happens, its radio connection to Earth will be se...more

  • 94: The nonsense disorder of toppling US Grant in San Francisco. @ConradMBlack @NRO

    Jun 27 2020

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe nonsense disorder of toppling US Grant in San Francisco. @ConradMBlack @NROhttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/06/the-fight-against-statues-is-a-fight-against-civilization/#slide-1

  • 94: John Bolton and the intelligence failure of Venezuela. Mary Anastasia O'Grady, @WSJOpinion

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: Title: With Speaker Cannon through the tropics : a descriptive story of a voyage to the West Indies, Venezuela and Panama: containing views of the Speaker upon our colonial possessionsYear: 1907 (1900s)Authors:  Moore, J. Hampton (Joseph Hampton), 1864-1950Subjects:  Cannon, Joseph Gurney, 1836-1926Publisher:  Philadelphia, The Book printContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of CongressText Appearing Before Image:Guaira to Caracas pays $8 a ton. Th...more

  • 93: Joe Biden implicated in the Flynn persecution & What is to be done? @SebGorka

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: Ox-team days on the Oregon Trail /by Ezra Meeker ; revised and edited by Howard R. DriggsYear: 1922 (1920s)Authors:  Meeker, Ezra 1830-1928Subjects:  Overland journeys to the Pacific Oregon TrailPublisher:  Yonkers-on-Hudson, New York: World Book Company, 1922Contributing Library:  Church History Library, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day SaintsDigitizing Sponsor:  Corporation of the Presiding Bishop, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day SaintsText Appearing Before Image:'Text ...more

  • 93: Trump begins the rallying of MAGA. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: "Oregon Trail (Campfire)"Object type | painting Genre | landscape art Date | 1863http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowTrump begins the rallying of MAGA. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

  • 92: Discovering Iran's secret solid fuel depot. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo:  Pavilion of Persia in Expo 1900, ParisDate | 1900Source | http://www.tehranprojects.com/Early-Iranian-Pavilions-at-the-World-ExposAuthor | Unknown authorhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowDiscovering Iran's secret solid fuel depot.  Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

  • 92: Christian United for Israel rally virtually #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @PastorJohnHagee Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: Identifier: greatsanantonioc00high (find matches)Title: Great San Antonio, the city of destiny and of your destinationYear: 1918 (1910s)Authors:  (Higher publicity league of Texas), San Antonio. (from old catalog)Subjects: Publisher:  (San Antonio, Higher publicity league of TexasContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:^-^rr .,,,^^ .,..-.,,, Typical Highland Park Homes. -38— EESIDENTIAL SAN ANTONIOText Appearing After ...more

  • 92: The UN moves a "blacklist" against the US and Israel. @HillelNeuer Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: A view of Geneva by Frances Elizabeth Wynne, 4 August 1858 Frances Elizabeth Wynne - This image is available from the National Library of Wales You can view this image in its original context on the NLW Catalogue Examples of artwork on a variety of subjects and in a variety of styles by Francis Elizabeth Wynne from a sketchbook (ca. 420 drawings): mixed media, including watercolour, wash and, pen and ink.Permission details   This file is made available under the Creative Commons CC0 1.0 ...more

  • 92: IDF watches the Iran operations in Syria and Lebanon. Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus, IDF. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: Romantic Illustration of Emesa, today's Homs/Syria by the great artist Louis Francois Cassas [1756-1827 ] during his journey into the Ottoman Empire 1784-1786. The artist is shown sketching the famous citadel of Emesa, surrounded by his guards and the inquisitive locals.Source | Louis Francois CassasAuthor | Louis Francois Cassashttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowIDF watches the Iran operations in Syria and Lebanon. Lt. Col. Jo...more

  • 91: Conservatives in Britain and conservatives in America seek freedom of speech for a new social media platform. John Matze, CEO Parler.com @ParlerCEO

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: Patrick Henry Arguing the Parson's Cause by George Cooke George Cooke - https://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/media_player?mets_filename=evm00000541mets.xml Patrick Henry arguing the "Parson's Cause" http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowConservatives in Britain and conservatives in America seek freedom of speech for a new social media platform. John Matze, CEO Parler.com @ParlerCEOhttps://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadget...more

  • 91: The legal US visa program is broken and unlikely to be mended in 2020. @VerodeRugy @Mercatus

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: Detroit Publishing Co. , copyright claimantTitle | Mulberry St., New York, N.Y.Date | circa 1900 .Medium | 1 negative : glassDimensions | 8 x 10 in.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe legal US visa program is broken and unlikely to be mended in 2020. @VerodeRugy @Mercatushttps://www.mercatus.org/bridge/commentary/our-immigration-system-about-stall

  • 91: Trump's headwinds turning to tailwinds as the public reacts to the disorder. @VDHanson @HooverInst

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: Ein Theil von der Londner Brücke an der Thems. Kupferstich Ca. 26 x 42 cm.Date | circa 1750 Source | Galerie BassengeAuthor | „G. D. Heumann excudit Norimberg“http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowTrump's headwinds turning to tailwinds as the public reacts to the disorder.  @VDHanson @HooverInst https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/a-presidential-campaign-simile-storm-tossed-galleon/https://amgreatness.com/2020/06/21/what-happen...more

  • 91: Rise of the nationalist countryside and decline of the globalist city. @VDHanson @HooverInst

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: Title: Old and new London : a narrative of its history, its people, and its placesYear: 1873 (1870s)Authors:  Thornbury, Walter, 1828-1876Subjects: Publisher:  London : Cassell, Petter, & GalpinContributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  Internet Archivebook.Text Appearing Before Image:, yellow wizened man, withone shoulder higher than the other. He was thehero of the populace, for the English people wereeager to carry on the war, and the Prince vvasa...more

  • 90: The geopolitical risks during falling international trade. @ScottWHarold @GordonGChang

    Jun 26 2020

    Photo: HMS Lion was the flagship of Rear Admiral David Beatty during the Battle of Dogger Bank on 24 January 1915. image: The British battlecruiser HMS Lion in action at sea, with large splashes in the water off her starboard side as a result of enemy fire. Another warship is visible in the background to the left.Burgess, Arthur J W - http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//140/media-140294/large.jpg This is photograph Art.IWM ART 5205 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Permission d...more

  • 89: 8/8 Churchill: Walking with Destiny, by Andrew Roberts.

    Jun 26 2020

    Image:  In the mid-1930s Churchill wrote a biography of his ancestor John Churchill, 1st Duke of MarlboroughChurchill: Walking with Destiny, by Andrew Roberts.   Stephen Thorne (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.   https://www.amazon.com/Churchill-Andrew-Roberts-audiobook/dp/B07K4DL8QP/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=  When we seek an example of great leaders with unalloyed courage, the person who comes to mind is Winston Churchill: the icon...more

  • 88: 7/8 Churchill: Walking with Destiny, by Andrew Roberts.

    Jun 26 2020

    Image: Churchill with Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles and Princess Anne, 10 February 1953.Churchill: Walking with Destiny, by Andrew Roberts.   Stephen Thorne (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.    https://www.amazon.com/Churchill-Andrew-Roberts-audiobook/dp/B07K4DL8QP/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=  When we seek an example of great leaders with unalloyed courage, the person who comes to mind is Winston Churchill: the iconic, visionary ...more

  • 87: 6/8 Churchill: Walking with Destiny, by Andrew Roberts.

    Jun 26 2020

    Image: Churchill with the American General Dwight D. Eisenhower and Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery at a meeting of NATO in October 1951, shortly before Churchill became Prime Minister for a second timeChurchill: Walking with Destiny, by Andrew Roberts.   Stephen Thorne (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.    https://www.amazon.com/Churchill-Andrew-Roberts-audiobook/dp/B07K4DL8QP/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=  When we seek an example ...more

  • 86: 5/8 Churchill: Walking with Destiny, by Andrew Roberts.

    Jun 26 2020

    Image:  Churchill and his fiancée Clementine Hozier shortly before their marriage in 1908.Churchill: Walking with Destiny, by Andrew Roberts.   Stephen Thorne (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.   https://www.amazon.com/Churchill-Andrew-Roberts-audiobook/dp/B07K4DL8QP/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When we seek an example of great leaders with unalloyed courage, the person who comes to mind is Winston Churchill: the iconic, visionary war l...more

  • 86: North Korea's Kim siblings play Good Cop/Bad Cop with predictable provocations. Greg Scarlatoiu, executive director of the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea. @GordonGChang

    Jun 25 2020

    Photo: Title: KoreaYear: 1910 (1910s)Authors:  Coulson, Constance J. DSubjects:  Korea -- Social life and customsPublisher:  London : A. and C. BlackContributing Library:  New York Public LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:k. One reason for this is, naturally,the extreme poverty of the people in general,which forbids their spending money on anythingbeyond the actual necessities of life. Another isthe fact that almost every household is, to a greatextent, self-supplying. A...more

  • 85: Strzok's stark handwritten notes from the Obama National Security Council meeting January 2017. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 25 2020

    Photo: Photo of the cast for The Untouchables as seen on Desilu Playhouse: Only Robert Stack (third from left) and Abel Fernandez (second from right) were used in the actual television series. Keenan Wynn is seen here at the right of Robert Stack, Peter Leeds (who played LaMarr Kane, replaced in the series by Chuck Hicks) is to the right of Wynn, and TV's Kit Carson, Bill Williams as Marty Flaherty (replaced by Jerry Paris in the series), is on the far right. Actor Paul Dubov, who played Jack Ro...more

  • 85: Setting Flynn Free 2-1 at the D.C.Circuit Court of Appeals. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 25 2020

    Photo:  Representation of the Netherlands destroyed by water and fire, while allegories of Truth and Virtue uncover a group of sodomites. On top, Justice looks at it from above, as does a figure holding a flaming sword and a scroll that reads "men, leaving the natural use of the woman" (Romans 1:27). The conveyed meaning is that Dutch sodomites will incur God's wrath, who, as a consequence, will destroy the Netherlands.Italiano: Incisione anonima che ritrae sullo sfondo l'Olanda distrutta dall'a...more

  • 84: State of the City, the State, the Union: "Occupy City Hall" protesters demonstrate "Defund the Police" at NY City Hall. John Catsimatidis, @JCats13 @CatsRoundtable

    Jun 25 2020

    Photo: Caption: "CITY HALL."Credit line: "Drawn by Dakin. Engraved by Dick."Text, pp. 13-5Date | Published 1831Source | Internet Archive: Fay, Theodore S. and Dakin, James H. Views in New-York and its environs, from accurate, characteristic & picturesque drawings, taken on the spot, expressly for this work (New York: Peabody & Co., 1831), Plate 5.Also at: Museum of the City of New York Digital Collections Image ID: 29.100.1877Author | Drawn by James H. Dakin. Engraved by Archibald L. Dic...more

  • 84: SCOTUS rejects Trump’s rejection of the unconstitutional DACA. John Yoo: @BerkeleyLaw.

    Jun 25 2020

    Image:  A stamp applied to the Mexican passport of a DACA recipient entering the United States with Advance Parole at John F. Kennedy International Airport in January 2017, with handwritten annotations indicating the passport holder was paroled into the United States by a Customs and Border Protection officer.  Public domain. John Yoo, Berkeley Law, NRO, AEI, Hoover; in re: Supreme Court 5-4 decision to turn away President Trump’s DACA intentions.  Pres Obama decreed it by Executive Order, used ...more

  • 83: Butterfly and June Bug Nebulae: gorgeous giant cloud formations. Robert Zimmerman.

    Jun 25 2020

    Image:  'Mystic Mountain' within the tempestuous Carina Nebula. NASA Robert Zimmerman, BehindheBlack.com, in re: Butterfly Nebula and June Bug Nebula:  giant cloud formations around stars; late in the life of a star.  Not known what forms planetary nebulae, but Hubble takes images of them and they’re ravishingly beautiful.  Perseverance, our next rover, will launch on 20 July at 9:15 AM.  Will depoloy Ingenuity, its helicopter, which will have thirty days to do its chore. If this works, future r...more

  • 82: Spaceport in Scotland at A'Mhoine. Robert Zimmerman

    Jun 25 2020

    Image:  Ben Nevis, 1,344 metres, Scotland. Photograph taken from Banavie about 8 km north west. 18:55, 11 July 2005. The summit is beyond and to the left of the apparent highest point, Càrn Dearg North, 1,221 metres, (many Scottish mountains are called Càrn Dearg). Càrn Mòr Dearg, 1,223 metres, is to the left, connected to the Ben by the Càrn Mòr Dearg Arête at the head of Coire Leis (slightly in shadow). The pipelines of the Lochaber hydroelectric scheme are visible lower right. Robert Zimmerma...more

  • 81: Delhi enraged by PRC predation on the Himalayan border. @CleoPaskal @FDD

    Jun 25 2020

    Image:  South Annapurna Glacier in Himalayas.  Public domain.Delhi enraged by PRC predation on the Himalayan border.  @CleoPaskal @FDD Cleo Paskal, non-resident senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, in re: Altitude sickness as there’s not enough oxygen in the Himalaya.  There was a fight, apparently with clubs and rocks, between Chinese invaders and Indian forces. Happened well within Indian territory. Chinese immediately regretted and killed the Indian commanding officer, ...more

  • 80: PRC Wolf Warrior tries to intimidate Canadians. Charles Burton: @cburton001

    Jun 25 2020

    Image:  Wolf Warriors poster, from a 2015 Chinese 3D war action film.  Fair use.  Charles Burton, senior Fellow at the Centre for Advancing Canada's Interests Abroad at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute, in re: Meng Wanzhou, who owns and is living in two enormous mansions in Vancouver, has been in Canadian legal custody for over a year; PM Trudeau acknowledges that there’s an obvious link between this detained CFO and the two Canadians arrested* and held for 500-plus days by China.  First time he ...more

  • 79: Welcome to Gen Z GOP of Spencer, West Virginia. @SalenaZito

    Jun 25 2020

    Image:  A view of the New River in West Virginia, the world's third-oldest river geologically. Public domain.  Salena Zito, Middle of Somewhere column, Washington Examiner; CNN, New York Post;  in re:  Gen Z  nation. Reilly Keaton is a bright young man involved in politics for ten years and he’s now 22.  As a high school senior, ran as a delegate to the W Va House, lost by 28 votes. Spencer is a beautiful little town; the site of the seven-day siege of Spencer between Union soldiers and Confede...more

  • 78: Pennsylvania may still be counting the June 2 mail-in vote. @SalenaZito

    Jun 25 2020

    Image:  No-excuse early voting in U.S. states, as of September, 2014.   Blue: in-person and postal ;  red:  in-person only   ; green:  postal only ;  gray:  none Public domain.Salena Zito, Middle of Somewhere column, Washington Examiner; CNN, New York Post;  in re:  Senator Joe Manchin and defund the police, “Craziest thing I’ve ever heard in my life.”  He’s known for years that police activities among African-Americans needed improvement.  He won’t be leaving the Democratic party. The June 2 Pe...more

  • 77: Churchill: 4of8: Walking with Destiny Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Andrew Roberts (Author), Stephen Thorne (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 25 2020

    Photo: Churchill on Budget Day with his wife Clementine and children Sarah and Randolph, 15 April 1929.Unknown author - http://www.winstonchurchill.org/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/churchill-on-budget-day.jpg Churchill on budget day with his wife Clementine and children Sarah and Randolph Permission details This work created by the United Kingdom Government is in the public domain. This is because it is one of the following: It is a photograph taken prior to 1 June 1957; or It was published prio...more

  • 77: Churchill: 3of8: Walking with Destiny Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Andrew Roberts (Author), Stephen Thorne (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 25 2020

    Photo: Churchill meets female workers at Georgetown's filling works near Glasgow in October 1918.Unknown author - http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//8/media-8655/large.jpg This is photograph Q 84077from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. War Industry in Britain during the First World War The Minister of Munitions Winston Churchill meets female workers at Georgetown's filling works near Glasgow during a visit on 9 October 1918. Permission details This image was created and released ...more

  • 77: Churchill: 2of8: Walking with Destiny Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Andrew Roberts (Author), Stephen Thorne (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 25 2020

    Photo: Churchill in 1904.British Government - This is photograph Q 42037 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Winston Churchill in 1904. Permission details This work created by the United Kingdom Government is in the public domain. This is because it is one of the following: It is a photograph taken prior to 1 June 1957; or It was published prior to 1970; or It is an artistic work other than a photograph or engraving (e.g. a painting) which was created prior to 1970. HMSO has decla...more

  • 77: Churchill: 1of8: Walking with Destiny Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Andrew Roberts (Author), Stephen Thorne (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 25 2020

    Photo: A painting of the young Churchill by Edwin Arthur Ward.Edwin Arthur Ward (1859 - 1933) - Sotheby's Winston Churchill as a young man oil on canvas 40.5 x 51 cm signed b.r.: E.A.W Public Domain File:Winston Churchill as a young man, by Edwin Arthur Ward (1859 - 1933).jpg Created: Unknown dateUnknown date http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowChurchill: 1of8: Walking with Destiny  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Andrew Roberts (A...more

  • 76: In the year 2024 for the GOP. @HooverWhalen

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: Inside of the convention hallDoud, M. F., copyright claimant - Library of Congress https://www.loc.gov/item/2012648397/ National Republican Convention, June 18, 1896, St. Louis, Mo Public Domain File:1896 RNC.jpg Created: 1 January 1896 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowIn the year 2024 for the GOP. @HooverWhalen https://www.forbes.com/sites/billwhalen/2020/06/18/win-or-lose-this-fall-will-it-be-four-more-years-of-a-trump--...more

  • 76: Beginning a Canadian trial for an anti-viral drug especially for nursing home Covid-19 patients and their caregivers, favipiravir. Armand Balboni, MD, PhD CEO Appili Therapeutics, Inc

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: Illustration par Henri Julien, à la page 22 du livre d'Honoré Beaugrand, La chasse-galerie - Légendes canadiennes, Montréal, 1900. La légende de l'illustration est Le rigodon chez Batissette Augé.Datehttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBeginning a Canadian trial for an anti-viral drug especially for nursing home Covid-19 patients and their caregivers, favipiravir.  Armand Balboni, MD, PhD CEO Appili Therapeutics, Inchttps://www....more

  • 75: Detroit policing sure-footed and New York policing back-footed. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: New York City - "Doing the slums" - A scene in the Five Points / from a sketch by a staff artist.CALL NUMBER: Illus. in AP2.L52 1885 (Case Y) [P&P]REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-122660 (b&w film copy neg.)SUMMARY: Policeman leading upper class people through the Five Points neighborhood.MEDIUM: 1 print : wood engraving.CREATED/PUBLISHED: 1885.NOTES:Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 61, (1885 Dec. 5), p. 245.SUBJECTS:Police--New York (State)--New York--1880-1890. P...more

  • 75: Israeli law for Judea and Samaria after 53 years of hesitation. EVKontorovich @WSJOpinion @GeorgeMasonLaw

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo:  Title: Road to Jericho, Jordan, etc. Wilderness of Judea.Abstract/medium: G. Eric and Edith Matson Photograph CollectionPhysical description: 1 negative :Date | 1900http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Israeli law for Judea and Samaria after 53 years of hesitation. EVKontorovich @WSJOpinion @GeorgeMasonLawhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/dont-buy-the-annexation-hype-11592932454

  • 72: #NewWorld: Medellin succeeds with the virus; widespread fraud #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal.

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: Baile del Santiago (de Chile) antiguo. Oleo de Pedro SubercaseauxDate | Unknown dateSource | http://biblioteca.vitanet.cl/colecciones/700/770/bailes.jpghttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#NewWorld: Medeillin succeeds with the virus; widespread fraud #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal.https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/20/world/americas/coronavirus-latin-america-corruption.html

  • 74: Our intolerant liberal arts colleges & What is to be done? @LizPeek

    Jun 24 2020

    Image:  Yale University's four-oared crew team, posing with the 1876 Centennial Regatta trophy.Our intolerant liberal arts colleges & What i to be done?.  @LizPeek Elizabeth Peek, TheHill and Fox News; in re: Why are young people attracted to [chaos] in the public commons?  What alarms me is that the cancel culture refuses careful debate and demands [commonalty of thinking].  As for the elite schools that foster this, we should stop giving them money and tell them why. My friends do the firs...more

  • 73: Unpredicted swift recovery metrics worldwide. @LizPeek

    Jun 24 2020

    Image: Paralysis:  John Henry Fuseli, The NightmareUnpredicted swift recovery metrics worldwide.  @LizPeek Elizabeth Peek, TheHill and Fox News; in re: US and global economies. The market keeps going higher; NASDAQ is leading the Dow. Today’s housing number was the most recent in a series of better-than-expected, up 17% over April.  No one has any idea how this is happening because we’ve never done this before.  Right now, it's clearly a V-shaped recovery, also in the UK, EU and China.  Pent-up ...more

  • 72: #NewWorld: More Alberto Nisman mysteries; John Bolton and the stalled Venezuelan rebellion. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal.

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo:  El Jardín botánico de Buenos AiresIdentifier: eljardnbotni00buen (find matches)Year: 1910 (1910s)Authors: Buenos Aires (Argentina). Jardin botánico; Thays, Carlos, 1849-1934Subjects: Publisher: Buenos Aires : J. PeuserContributing Library: University of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignDigitizing Sponsor: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaignhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#NewWorld: More Alberto Nisman mysteries; John Bolton and...more

  • 71: Boris Johnson, suddenly the virus minister, may be looking at a V-shaped recovery. Joseph Sternberg: @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion

    Jun 24 2020

    Image:  Determining a one-meter distance:  Seal of the International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM). It represents an allegory of Science holding the new metre standard with its decimal division. Seated on either side of Science are Mercury, with implements of geodesy (map, globe, compass), and an allegory with distaff with implements of technology (hammer, anvil, gear). The Greek motto μέτρῳ χρῶ translates to "make use of the measure" (or "make use of the metre"). The seal was trademarke...more

  • 70: "Outrage hyperinflation" wearies the population, devaluing itself. Joseph Sternberg: @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion

    Jun 24 2020

    Image: Engraving of the Women's March on Versailles, 5 October 1789. Joseph Sternberg, WSJ political economics column; in London; in re: Protest in general, income inequality, safety.   Mass anger, twitter mob, Internet shaming, firing editors for wrong-think. Outrage has always been a source of political capital.  We have an outrage hyperinflation right now.  Each portion becomes worth less, so need more and more to maintain the level.  People trying to generate more outrage to cut through soci...more

  • 69: Congress can solve DACA but leaves it to the Executive and SCOTUS to solve. @DanielGriswold @mercatus

    Jun 24 2020

    Image:  A Form I-797 Notice of Action issued by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services indicating that the addressee has been granted deferred action under the DACA program.Congress can solve DACA but leaves it to the Executive and SCOTUS to solve. @DanielGriswold   @mercatus Daniel Griswold, Mercatus Center,  in re:  Trade the money for the wall for DACA? Didn't. Little pieces of the pie.  Constitutional/Supreme Court ruling, and ___  .  I think the Court got it wrong; the Executive...more

  • 68: Lockdowns: based on dead-wrong model from Imperial College. Economic and personal disasters. @davidrhenderson @HooverInst

    Jun 24 2020

    Image:   David Henderson, Hoover and WSJ, in re: The lockdown: how was the calculation made of the expected benefits of $7.9 trillion?  The Imperial College of London analysis was filled with analytic and coding errors, and concerned mitigation, only; estimated that we’d save 1.76 million lives within months. Wrong.   Economists figure that there’s a value of a statistical life. Early on, Trump used the Imperial College numbers, product of a mistaken algorithm.  All the calculations have gone lo...more

  • 67: Iran and Armenia fashion new cargo routes and provocations in the annexed Nagorno-Karabakh. @ProfBShaffer @FDD

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: Title: All the Russias: travels and studies in contemporary European Russia, Finland, Siberia, the Caucasus, and Central AsiaYear: 1902 (1900s)Authors:  Norman, Henry, 1858-1939Subjects:  Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 Eastern question (Central Asia)Publisher:  New York, C. Seribner's sonsContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of CongressText Appearing Before Image:Mausoleum and Mosque of Shah Zindah. thanks, and to say that nowhere in the world coul...more

  • 67: Big Energy recovers quickly as demand returns: natural gas the natural winner. ProfBShaffer @FDD

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: English: Niitsu Oil field in 1930s日本語: 1930年代の新津油田Date | 1930shttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBig Energy recovers quickly as demand returns: natural gas the natural winner. ProfBShaffer @FDDhttps://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/Optimism-Has-Returned-To-Oil-Markets.html

  • 67: The arms embargo on Iran cannot survive the October UN Security Council. Behnam ben Talablu @FDD

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: The seven great monarchies of the ancient eastern world: or, The history, geography and antiquities of Chaldæa, Assyria, Babylon, Media, Persia, Parthia, and Sassanian or New Persian empireYear: 1880 (1880s)Authors:  Rawlinson, George, 1812-1902Subjects:  Mauritius Export Development and Investment Text Appearing Before Image:ber or gallery, the true object of which still re-mains wholly unexplained. This gallery was 100 feet long. 12feet high, and no more than 6 feet broad. It was arched...more

  • 67: 2/2: Reading John Bolton for the top ten complaints, including Venezuela. @JedBabbin @AmSpectator

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: Image from page 352 of "The land of Bolivar; or, War, peace, and adventure in the Republic of Venezuela" (1878) Identifier: landofbolivarorw01spenuoft Title: The land of Bolivar; or, War, peace, and adventure in the Republic of Venezuela Year: 1878 (1870s) Authors:  Spence, James Mudie Subjects:  Venezuela Publisher:  London, Low  Text Appearing Before Image:ecial attention; floral arches, silken flags, and pictureswreathed with roses and laurels, decked the way. In the Plaza de San Pa...more

  • 67: 1/2: Reading John Bolton for the top ten complaints, including Venezuela. @JedBabbin @AmSpectator

    Jun 24 2020

    Photo: Joseph Thomas (1800-1875)Venezuela"En la Vista de la ciudad de Caracas, del inglés Joseph Thomas - pintor que, según las investigaciones de Alfredo Boulton, entró y salió del país con bastante frecuencia entre los años 1837 y 1844 - podemos observar con relativa precisión, además de la grandiosidad del paisaje natural y sus inmensas proporciones, el emplazamiento general de la ciudad, las diferencias volumétricas y escala de las edificaciones. Su imagen de Caracas, la única obra artística...more

  • 67: Italy opens the Genoa beaches to the lucky few: the Europeans celebrate #in-the-time-of-the-virus. Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation.

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo:  Map of the battleground of the Battle of Meloria in 1284, with the uniforms and military costumes of the Genoese troops participating in it. Original description: "Tavola XXXVI (Battaglia della Meloria 6 Agosto 1284) BATTAGLIA DELLA MELORIA, Sinus Ligusticus, Mare Thyrrenum, Teatri delle ultime guerre tra Genova e Pisa. I combattenti per Genova: Balistari (Balestrieri) 1 di Janua (Genova), 2 di Saona (Savona), 4 di Varagine (Varazze), 5 di Naule (Noli), 6 di Finario (Finale), 7 di Albeng...more

  • 67: Tammany Hall Never Sleeps: Successful politicians Mayor DeBlasio and Governor Cuomo blame politics. @HarrySiegel @NYDailyNews

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Tammany's treason, impeachment of Governor William Sulzer; the complete story written from behind the scenes, showing how Tammany plays the game, how men are bought, sold and deliveredYear: 1913 (1910s)Authors:  Forrest, Jay W Malcolm, James, of Albany, N. Y., joint authorSubjects:  Sulzer, William, 1863-1941 Tammany HallPublisher:  Albany, N.Y. (The Fort Orange Press)Contributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:is cited. T...more

  • 66: Election Countdown to the Barr-Durham report on the Russiagate abuses 2015-2020. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Third St. in Tombstone, Arizona in 1909 from the roof of the Cochise County Courthouse. The O.K. Corral was located on Allen St., the first right turn off Third St. The white building at the center right is Schiefflin Hall on Fremont St.Unknown author - Tombstone 1909 1909 photo of Tombstone from the roof of the Cochise County Courthouse, looking up Third Street toward the north. Public Domain File:Tombstone1909.jpg Created: 1 January 1909 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://Joh...more

  • 66: Much ado about Attorney General Barr in the Southern District of New York. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: "Trolling for blue fish" lithograph by Currier & Ives, 1866Artist: Frances F. Palmer (1812-1876); Lithograph: Currier & Ives - Library of Congress[1] "Trolling for blue fish" lithograph Public Domain File:Trolling for bluefish2.jpg Created: 1 January 1866 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowMuch ado about Attorney General Barr in the Southern District of New York. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatnesshtt...more

  • 65: "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Fishing Hole of the Epipaleolithic: between 20,000 and 10,000 years ago. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: A Hupa man with his spear Edward S. Curtis - This image came from The North American Indian by Edward S. Curtis. These images were published between 1907 and 1930. The digitization of this image was done by the Northwestern University Library, sponsored by the U.S. Library of Congress. Credits: Northwestern University Library, "The North American Indian": the Photographic Images, 2001. Hupa man with spear, 1923. A Hupa man with his spear. A smoky day at the Sugar Bowl--Hupa, c. 1923. Hupa...more

  • 65: Iran's economy vanishes as 193,000 Rials buys $1.00. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Majnun in the wildernessUnknown author - Rozat-ol-Anwar (Khaju’s Collection) Golestan Palace (website) Story of Mejnūn - In the Wilderness Permission details PD-oldView more Public Domainview terms File:Story of Mejnun - in wilderness.jpg Created: 1 January 1507 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowIran's economy vanishes as 193,000 Rials buys $1.00. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres@ThadMcCotter @theamgreatnesshttps://www3.nhk....more

  • 65: Ocasio-Cortez spends aggressively in her NY Primary Election; Seattle's Mayor Durkhan shrinks from challenging disorder.. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Print shows women lining up at a ballot box. A man, on the far right, is holding a baby at the end of the line.Title from item.Entered according to Act of Congress AD. 1869, by Currier & Ives, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern District of New York.Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 0067Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of w...more

  • 65: The decided Enthusiasm Gap between Trump and Biden.@DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Battery G Farewell Parade, Keene NH -1940TITLEBattery G Farewell Parade, Keene NH -1940 CREATOR SUBJECTParades & processions - NH - KeeneMilitary parades & ceremonies - NH - KeeneMarching - NH - KeeneMarching bands DESCRIPTIONPhotograph of the American Legion Band marching in the Battalion G, 197th Coast Artillery, NH National Guard Farewell Parade in Keene New Hampshire, 1940. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe dec...more

  • 64: Questions of the US-China trade deal Phase 1 #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @AlanTonelson @GordonGChang

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Chinese suicide bomber putting on an explosive vest made out of Model 24 hand grenades to use in an attack on Japanese tanks at the Battle of Taierzhuang.World War II photographer - https://web.archive.org/web/20110709203351/http://numistamp.com/Taierzhuang-1938----Stalingrad-1942-%28Page-1%29.php A Chinese infantry soldier during the Battle of Taierzhuang putting on a explosive suicide vest made out of Model 24 hand grenades to use in a suicide bombing against a Japanese tank. Due to la...more

  • 64: PRC boots crushing Hong Kong & What is to be done?. @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: A Chinese propaganda poster depicting the National Revolutionary Army.Unknown author - http://www.360doc.com/content/090312/14/113568_2788190.html NRA anti-Japanese war poster. Permission details For background information, see the explanations on Non-U.S. copyrights. Note: This tag should not be used for sound recordings.View more Public Domainview terms File:NRA anti-Japanese war poster.jpg Created: 1930s date QS:P,+1930-00-00T00:00:00Z/8 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://...more

  • 64: Al Qaeda in the Islamc Maghreb grows stronger 8 years after Benghazi. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Title: The gateway to the Sahara; observations and experiences in TripoliYear: 1909 (1900s)Authors:  Furlong, Charles Wellington, 1874-Subjects:  Tripoli (Libya) -- Description and travelPublisher:  New York : C. Scribner's sonsContributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:f per-spiration. Any day they might forsake theirpalm-thatched zerebas in the oasis for the junglesof the Sudan from whence they came. The simple white cott...more

  • 64: US leaving the Taliban and Al Qaeda falsehoods behind. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD.

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Relief shown pictorially.Shows from Russian territory to Indus river valley.Mounted on cloth backing."Flags for sicking in this view, 6d. per packet."Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowUS leaving the Taliban and Al Qaeda falsehoods behind. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD.https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2020/06/analysis-taliban-is-caught-in-a-lie-...more

  • 63: Ethan Allen: 2of2: His Life and Times Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Willard Sterne Randall (Author), Mark Whitten (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Ruins at Fort Ticonderoga, N.Y., Officers' Quarters (exterior). http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Ethan Allen: 2of2: His Life and Times  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Willard Sterne Randall (Author), Mark Whitten (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Ethan-Allen-audiobook/dp/B00D9BKADE/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1592875204&sr=1-1On May 10, 1775, in the storm-tossed hours after ...more

  • 63: Ethan Allen: 1of2: His Life and Times Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Willard Sterne Randall (Author), Mark Whitten (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: publicImage from page 60 of "Summer homes among the green hills of Vermont, islands and shores of Lake Champlain, Adirondacks and Canada, reached by the popular Green Mountain route .." (1903)Taken circa 1903 Title: Summer homes among the green hills of Vermont, islands and shores of Lake Champlain, Adirondacks and Canada, reached by the popular Green Mountain route .. Year: 1903 (1900s) Authors:  Central Vermont railway company. [from old catalog] Subjects:  Publisher:  St Albans, Vt. ...more

  • 63: Grant's Final Victory: 2of2: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year by Charles Bracelen Flood (2012-10-09) Paperback – October 9, 2012. by Charles Bracelen Flood (Author)

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: Grant funeral (LOC)Bain News Service,, publisher. Grant funeral 1912 April 26 (date created or published later by Bain) 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller. Notes:Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.Photo shows funeral procession on April 26, 1912, for Major General Frederick Dent Grant (1850-1912), son of President Ulysses S. Grant, former New York City Police Commissioner and commander for the Eastern Division of the U.S. Army. (Source: Flick...more

  • 63: Grant's Final Victory: 1of2: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year by Charles Bracelen Flood (2012-10-09) Paperback – October 9, 2012. by Charles Bracelen Flood (Author)

    Jun 23 2020

    Photo: US Grant funeral procession, NYC, - Grant's coffin pulled by a team of 24 black stallionsDate | 1885Source | https://collections.mcny.org/Collection/%5bGeneral-Grant's-funeral.%5d-2F3XC5IZ7Y8T.htmlMuseum of the City of New YorkAuthor | Unknown photographerhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Grant's Final Victory: 1of2: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year by Charles Bracelen Flood (2012-10-09) Paperback – October 9, 2012.  by Ch...more

  • 62: The Honored Dead: 2of2: A Story of Friendship, Murder, and the Search for Truth in the Arab World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Joseph Braude (Author), Benson Simmonds (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 22 2020

    Photo:  : Le port de Casablanca en 1900.Date | 1900Source | http://www.mtpnet.gov.ma/Vpm/Maroc%20Maritime/ports/PortsAtlantiques/Casablanca/historique.htmAuthor | Unknown authorhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Honored Dead: 2of2: A Story of Friendship, Murder, and the Search for Truth in the Arab World  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Joseph Braude (Author), Benson Simmonds (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher) https://ww...more

  • 62: The Honored Dead: 1of2: A Story of Friendship, Murder, and the Search for Truth in the Arab World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Joseph Braude (Author), Benson Simmonds (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 22 2020

    Photo: Title: The land of the Moors; a comprehensive descriptionYear: 1901 (1900s)Authors:  Meakin, BudgettSubjects:  Morocco -- Description and travelPublisher:  London : S. Sonnenschein & co., lim. New York, The Macmillan companyContributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNst here on May 24th, » For illustrations see The Moorish Empire^ pp. 107 and 114.t The inscriptions are translated in a note to p. 103 of The MoorishEmpire., where an illustration of o...more

  • 61: A Merciless Place: 2of2: The Lost Story of Britain's Convict Disaster in Africa Hardcover – August 11, 2011. by Emma Christopher (Author)

    Jun 22 2020

    Photo: Fighting between one of Burke and Wills' rescue parties and Indigenous Australians at Bulla, Queensland in 1861William Oswald Hodgkinson - http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-vn4189024-s46 Fighting between Burke and Wills' supply party and Indigenous Australians at Bulla, Queensland during 1861 Public Domain File:Bulla Queensland 1861.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow A Merciless Place: 2of2: The Lost Story of Britain's Convict...more

  • 61: A Merciless Place: 1of2: The Lost Story of Britain's Convict Disaster in Africa Hardcover – August 11, 2011. by Emma Christopher (Author)

    Jun 22 2020

    Photo: Detail of an artwork by the Port Jackson Painter that shows the spearing of Arthur Phillip, 1790Port Jackson Painter - Natural History Museum Detail of a painting that shows the spearing of Governor Arthur Phillip by Aborigines. 25.9 x 42.5 cm. Permission details Public domainView more Public Domainview terms File:Spearing of Arthur Phillip.jpg Created: circa 1790 date QS:P,+1790-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedul...more

  • 61: Patrick Henry: 2of2: First Among Patriots Hardcover – November 22, 2011. by Thomas S. Kidd (Author)

    Jun 22 2020

    Photo: Image from page 199 of "Sadlier's excelsior studies in the history of the United States, for schools" (1907) Identifier: sadliersexcelsio00newy Title: Sadlier's excelsior studies in the history of the United States, for schools Year: 1907 (1900s) Authors:  Subjects:  Publisher:  New York, W. H. Sadlier Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundation   Text Appearing Before Image:erted that theking had played the tyrant; and, alluding to the fate ofo...more

  • 61: Patrick Henry: 1of2: First Among Patriots Hardcover – November 22, 2011. by Thomas S. Kidd (Author)

    Jun 22 2020

    Photo: Image from page 199 of "The history of our country from its discovery by Columbus to the celebration of the centennial anniversary of its declaration of independence .." (1881) Identifier: historyofourcountr00rich Title: The history of our country from its discovery by Columbus to the celebration of the centennial anniversary of its declaration of independence .. Year: 1881 (1880s) Authors:  Richardson, Abby Sage, 1837-1900 Subjects:  United States -- History Publisher:  Boston, Hought...more

  • 61: Columbus: 2of2: The Four Voyages Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Laurence Bergreen (Author), Tim Jerome (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 22 2020

    Photo: Image from page 17 of "The voyage of Columbus. [Poem]" (1903) Identifier: voyageofcolumbus00tabe Title: The voyage of Columbus. [Poem] Year: 1903 (1900s) Authors:  Taber, Charles Austin Mendell, 1824-1911. [from old catalog] Subjects:  Columbus, Christopher Publisher:  Boston, Press of D. Clapp & son Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundation  Text Appearing Before Image:esting sliowingcan be seen to advantage from the vessel while sailin...more

  • 61: Columbus: 1of2: The Four Voyages Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Laurence Bergreen (Author), Tim Jerome (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 22 2020

    Photo: Christopher Columbus in poetry, history and artYear: 1917 (1910s)Authors:  Ryan, Sara AgnesSubjects:  Columbus, ChristopherPublisher:  Chicago, The Mayer and Miller companyContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.Text Appearing Before Image:lor. ...more

  • 60: 2/2 And So It Goes: Kurt Vonnegut: A Life, by Charles J. Shields. Fred Berman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged

    Jun 22 2020

    Image:  Cover of Slaughterhouse-Five (1969) by the American author Kurt Vonnegut. First edition, Delacorte Press And So It Goes: Kurt Vonnegut: A Life, by Charles J. Shields.  Fred Berman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged The New York Times best-selling author and biographer Charles J. Shields crafts this fascinating portrait of the literary icon Kurt Vonnegut. The first authorized biography of the influential American writer, And So It Goes examines Vonnegu...more

  • 59: 1/2 And So It Goes: Kurt Vonnegut: A Life, by Charles J. Shields. Fred Berman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged

    Jun 22 2020

    Image:  Kurt Vonnegut in 1972 And So It Goes: Kurt Vonnegut: A Life, by Charles J. Shields.  Fred Berman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – UnabridgedThe New York Times best-selling author and biographer Charles J. Shields crafts this fascinating portrait of the literary icon Kurt Vonnegut. The first authorized biography of the influential American writer, And So It Goes examines Vonnegut’s life, from his childhood to his death in 2007, and explores how the author chang...more

  • 58: 2/2 Knights of the Sea: The True Story of the Boxer and the Enterprise and the War of 1812, by David Hanna

    Jun 22 2020

    Image:  Enterprise and Boxer. Knights of the Sea: The True Story of the Boxer and the Enterprise and the War of 1812, by David Hanna   Paperback – February 5, 2013  On a September day in 1813, as citizens watched from the rocky shore of Pemaquid, Maine, two of the last and bravest military sailing commanders engaged in a battle that would change the course of the War of 1812… Samuel Blyth was the youthful commander of His Britannic Majesty’s brig Boxer, and William Burrows, younger still, com...more

  • 57: 1/2 Knights of the Sea: The True Story of the Boxer and the Enterprise and the War of 1812, by David Hanna

    Jun 22 2020

    Image:  Enterprise and Boxer; from Twenty-Six Historic Ships, by Fredrick Hill  (copyright expired). Knights of the Sea: The True Story of the Boxer and the Enterprise and the War of 1812, by David Hanna   Paperback – February 5, 2013  On a September day in 1813, as citizens watched from the rocky shore of Pemaquid, Maine, two of the last and bravest military sailing commanders engaged in a battle that would change the course of the War of 1812… Samuel Blyth was the youthful commander of His ...more

  • 56: 4/4 More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York's Year of Anarchy, by Thai Jones @thai_jones

    Jun 22 2020

    Image:  Andrew Carnegie's philanthropy. Puck magazine cartoon by Louis Dalrymple, 1903 More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York's Year of Anarchy, by Thai Jones   Paperback – June 3, 2014   In 1914 the United States was on the verge of revolution: industrial depression in the east, striking coal miners in Colorado, and increasingly tense relations with Mexico. In New York, the trouble began in January when a crushing winter caused homeless shelters to overfl...more

  • 55: 3/4 More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York's Year of Anarchy, by Thai Jones @thai_jones

    Jun 22 2020

    Image:  Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman (circa 1917–1919) More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York's Year of Anarchy, by Thai Jones   Paperback – June 3, 2014   In 1914 the United States was on the verge of revolution: industrial depression in the east, striking coal miners in Colorado, and increasingly tense relations with Mexico. In New York, the trouble began in January when a crushing winter caused homeless shelters to overflow. By April, anarchists p...more

  • 54: 2/4 More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York's Year of Anarchy, by Thai Jones @thai_jones

    Jun 22 2020

    Image:  A sympathetic engraving by Walter Crane of the executed anarchists of Chicago after the Haymarket affair, which is generally considered the most significant event for the origin of international May Day observances More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York's Year of Anarchy, by Thai Jones   Paperback – June 3, 2014   In 1914 the United States was on the verge of revolution: industrial depression in the east, striking coal miners in Colorado, and incre...more

  • 53: 1/4 More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York's Year of Anarchy, by Thai Jones @thai_jones

    Jun 22 2020

    Image:  Streets in New York City in a slightly previous blizzard. Many overhead wires broke and presented a hazard to city dwellers. More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives, and New York's Year of Anarchy, by Thai Jones   Paperback – June 3, 2014   In 1914 the United States was on the verge of revolution: industrial depression in the east, striking coal miners in Colorado, and increasingly tense relations with Mexico. In New York, the trouble began in January when a crus...more

  • 52: #NewAmericanCivilWar: 2of2: The spiritual war between the Church of Woke and the Redeemer Nation. Michael Vlahos, @JHUWorldCrisis.

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: NO KNOWN COPYRIGHT Image from page 19 of "Report of the reunion of the Grant family association at the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Ulysses Simpson Grant in Washington, D.C., April 27, 1922, and of the exercises at New York city and Point Pleasant, O Identifier: cu31924089054708 Title: Report of the reunion of the Grant family association at the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Ulysses Simpson Grant in Washington, D.C., April 27, 1922, and of th...more

  • 52: #NewAmericanCivilWar:1of2: The spiritual war between the Church of Woke and the Redeemer Nation. Michael Vlahos, @JHUWorldCrisis.

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: Unknown artistPUBLIC DOMAINTitle | Genl. Francis Scott Key's statue, Golden Gate, San Francisco.Date | Coverage: 1860?-1910?. Source Imprint: 1860?-1910?.Digital item published 8-31-2005; updated 2-12-2009.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#NewAmericanCivilWar:1of2: The spiritual war between the Church of Woke and the Redeemer Nation.  Michael Vlahos, @JHUWorldCrisis.

  • 52: Prepping Starship. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: Map of the Moon by Johannes Hevelius (1647) Johannes Hevelius (1611–1687) - http://www.e-rara.ch/zut/content/pageview/160524 Map of the Moon from Selenographia, sive Lunae descriptio (1647) Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or fewer. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United St...more

  • 52: The non-transparent and unforthcoming Yuto-2 from the copycat PRC.

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: "Lunar Day", from the book Recreations in Astronomy by H. D. Warren D. D., 1879. Later study showed that the surface features are much more rounded due to a long history of impacts.This image is a flatbed scan from the book Recreations in Astronomy by H. D. Warren D. D., published in 1879. *Width: 519 *Height: 771 The figure was named "Lunar Day", and it represents a historical concept of the lunar surface appearance. Robotic missions to the Moon later demonstrated that the surface featur...more

  • 52: Coolidge; 4of4: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Amity Shlaes (Author), Terence Aselford (Narrator), HarperAudio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: Image from page 13 of "I'm from Boston : scenes from the living past, illustrated by picture and story" (1920) Identifier: imfrombostonscen01howe Title: I'm from Boston : scenes from the living past, illustrated by picture and story Year: 1920 (1920s) Authors:  Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960 Subjects:  Historic buildings -- Massachusetts Boston Publisher:  Boston : The Atlantic Monthly Press Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  S...more

  • 52: Coolidge; 3of4: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Amity Shlaes (Author), Terence Aselford (Narrator), HarperAudio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo:  I'm from Boston : scenes from the living past, illustrated by picture and storyYear: 1920 (1920s)Authors:  Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960Subjects:  Historic buildings -- Massachusetts BostonPublisher:  Boston : The Atlantic Monthly PressContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:sermon preached in1750 by one of them, the Rev. Jonathan May hew, indignantlyrepudiating King Charles I as ** Saint and ...more

  • 52: Coolidge; 2of4: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Amity Shlaes (Author), Terence Aselford (Narrator), HarperAudio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: Title: I'm from Boston : scenes from the living past, illustrated by picture and storyYear: 1920 (1920s)Authors:  Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960Subjects:  Historic buildings -- Massachusetts BostonPublisher:  Boston : The Atlantic Monthly PressContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:usiness^ was to carry up slates for the roof; and one day, when he was ^ at the far end of the building, the bell ...more

  • 52: Coolidge: 1of4: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Amity Shlaes (Author), Terence Aselford (Narrator), HarperAudio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: public domainBrattle Street, Boston, Massachusetts, ca.1920Date | circa 1920 Source | Boston Public Library, Print DepartmentAuthor | Author unknown http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Coolidge: 1of4:  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Amity Shlaes (Author), Terence Aselford (Narrator), HarperAudio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Coolidge-Amity-Shlaes-audiobook/dp/B00B296P5W/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=amity+sshlaes+cool...more

  • 52: Grand Central: 2of2: How a Train Station Transformed America Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Sam Roberts (Author, Narrator), Pete Hamill (foreword) (Author), Hachette Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: public domain "Exterior view of the south side of Grand Central Terminal with the Helmsley Building (formerly the New York Central Building) in the background."Date | 1944Source | https://collections.mcny.org/Collection/Grand%20Central%20Station%20exterior-2F3XC5Q0SK4.html, https://www.vintag.es/2017/04/the-new-york-grand-central-terminal-one.htmlAuthor | Office of War Informationhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Grand Centra...more

  • 52: Grand Central: 1of2: How a Train Station Transformed America Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Sam Roberts (Author, Narrator), Pete Hamill (foreword) (Author), Hachette Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: Grand Central StationObject type | paintingDate | 1909Colin Campbell Cooper, Jr. (March 8, 1856 – November 6, 1937) was an American Impressionist painter, perhaps most renowned for his architectural paintings, especially of skyscrapers in New York City, Philadelphia, and Chicago. An avid traveler, he was also known for his paintings of European and Asian landmarks, as well as natural landscapes, portraits, florals, and interiors. In addition to being a painter, he was also a teacher and w...more

  • 52: 1493: 4of4: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created Audible Audiobook– Unabridged. Charles C. Mann (Author), Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: Title: The life of Christopher Columbus, from his own letters and journals and other documents of his timeYear: 1891 (1890s)Authors:  Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909Subjects:  Columbus, ChristopherPublisher:  Chicago, HoweContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:rst expedition, the second, on a scale somuch larger, was ready for sea. CHAPTER VIII. THE SECOND EXPEDITION SAILS FROM CADIZ TOUCHES AT CANARY ISLANDS DISCOVERY OF ...more

  • 52: 1493: 3of4: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created Audible Audiobook– Unabridged. Charles C. Mann (Author), Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: The life of Christopher Columbus, from his own letters and journals and other documents of his timeYear: 1891 (1890s)Authors:  Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909Subjects:  Columbus, ChristopherPublisher:  Chicago, HoweContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:f, behaved with magnanimity,and made no complaint. Bobadilla asked him tobid his brother return to San Domingo, and hecomplied. He begged his brother to submit tothe author...more

  • 52: 1493: 2of4: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created Audible Audiobook– Unabridged. Charles C. Mann (Author), Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: The Life of Christopher Columbus, the discoverer of AmericaYear: 1840 (1840s)Authors: Subjects:  Columbus, ChristopherPublisher:  Boston, B. H. GreeneContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:ecurity for their kindness. Co-lumbus caused them to be kindly treated andclothed, and when they sent them back gave themmany presents. The girls did tiot appear to beafraid of any thing they saw on board the ship. At this place, at...more

  • 52: 1493: 1of4: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created Audible Audiobook– Unabridged. Charles C. Mann (Author), Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo: The life of Christopher Columbus, from his own letters and journals and other documents of his timeYear: 1891 (1890s)Authors:  Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909Subjects:  Columbus, ChristopherPublisher:  Chicago, HoweContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNandwith the search for gold. He sent out expeditions of discovery to openrelations with the natives, and to find the bestplaces for washing and mining for gold.Melchior Meldonado commanded three hundr...more

  • 52: US begins testing the security of a 5G network that can function despite PRC Huawei spying. @DefTechPat

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo:  by James Gillray, published 14 September 1792."A caricature on Lord Macartney's Embassy to China and on the little which the Ambassador and his government are presumed to have known of the manners and tastes of the people they wanted to conciliate (the purpose of the visit was to propose the creation of a permanent English mission to the court of Peking). Chinese etiquette is, that extreme prostrations should be made before the Emperor, which it was intimated Lord Macartney would not con...more

  • 52: Trumps rearms Ukraine; Putin rearms tactical nukes; Learning from the policing of Iraq. Patrick Tucker @DefTechPat @DefenseOne.

    Jun 21 2020

    Photo:  Cossack fairy tales and folk-talesYear: 1902 (1900s)Authors:  Bain, R. Nisbet (Robert Nisbet), 1854-1909 Mitchell, E. W. illustratorSubjects:  Fairy tales Tales -- UkrainePublisher:  London : A. H. BullenContributing Library:  New York Public LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:e backagain ? He had scarcely uttered the words whenthe Iron Wolf came running up, and said to him : Ill collect and drive back all these cattle into theegg again, and Ill patch the egg up s...more

  • 50: #TheScalaReport: Baidu (the PRC Google) drops out of US Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (PAI) and what it means for the AI competition. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: Poster of a robot standing in front of a futuristic urban skylineSource (WP:NFCC#4) Three-sheet poster for the 1927 German film Metropolis depicting the Maschinenmensch (Machine-person) in front of the titular dystopian city of the future. This version of the poster accompanied its world premiere and domestic theatrical release in Germany. An international version of the same poster (which can be seen at MoMA.org) used the same illustration and design without the German-language credits. ...more

  • 50: Meet the Federal IT workforce building with private enterprise, same as the Pentagon's partnership with Silicon Valley. @FRoseDC

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo:  1860 view of Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., United States, looking southeast toward the unfinished U.S. Capitol. The National Hotel (now demolished), at 6th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, is on left.Date | 1860Source | https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2004662334/Author | A. Meyer, artisthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowMeet the Federal IT workforce building with private enterprise, same as the Pentagon's partners...more

  • 51: Portland topples George Washington; San Francisco hides Columbus; Ventura County targets Junípero Serra. Jeff Bliss: #PacificWatch

    Jun 20 2020

    Image:  Junípero Serra. See five-second video: https://twitter.com/shane_bauer/status/1274182715068133377 Jeff Bliss, Pacific Watch, in re: A statue of George Washington has been pushed over and had graffiti scrawled on it in Portland, Oregon.  Who dunnit?  Was one of many across the country. Sprayed: Genocidal, Colonist, You’re on Native Land! In Ventura County, Father Junípero Serra established missions along California in the Eighteenth Century, each one a day’s travel from the previous.  The...more

  • 50: The New New Exodus from the Big City. @DanHenninger

    Jun 20 2020

    Image: Rome: A View of The ColosseumCaspar van Wittel or Gaspar van Wittel (born Jasper Adriaensz van Wittel; 1652 or 1653 – September 13, 1736), known in Italian as Gaspare Vanvitelli (IPA: [ˈɡaspare vaɱviˈtɛlli]) or Gasparo degli Occhiali (IPA: [ˈɡasparo deʎʎ okˈkjaːli]), was a Dutch painter and draughtsman who had a long career in Rome. He played a pivotal role in the development of the genre of topographical painting known as veduta.[1] He is credited with turning topography into a painterly...more

  • 47: #SmallBusinessAmerica: The reluctant employees invited back to work & What is to be done?

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: Caption: "United States Bank at Philadelphia" Text: "The central office of the United States Bank, was a Philadelphia, and a fine marble building was devoted to its use. This bank, which ceased by limitation of its charter, in 1836, to be a national institution, was rechartered by the state of Pennsylvania as a state institution. Thus deprived of the main elements of its strength, and being imprudently managed, it was involved in the bankruptcy which, at the period we are speaking of, spr...more

  • 47: #SmallBusinessAmerica:The reawakening from the bottom accelerates & What is to be done? @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: Title: The stranger's illustrated pocket guide to Philadelphia, embracing a description of the principal objects of interest in and around the city, with directions how to reach themYear: 1876 (1870s)Authors: Subjects:  Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)Publisher:  Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott & co.Contributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of CongressText Appearing Before Image:THE BEAR-PITS—ZOOLOGICAL GARDEN. are already well stocke...more

  • 49: The completely innocent bystander, Svetlana Lokhova. @DevinNunes @RealSLokhova

    Jun 20 2020

    Image:  Третья годовщина! 25 окт. [Изоматериал] : [Плакат] / худож. Н. Н. Купреянов. - Кострома : Костр. РОСТА ; Костр. ГСХМ, [1920]. - 1 л. : Цв. литогр.; 71 [ 49 см.Date | 1920 Devin Nunes, CA-22, in re:  As of 4 Jan 2017, the FBI concluded that there was no use at all to continuing the investigation into General Flynn—except for the Stefan Halper narrative.  Svetlana Lokhova is a British citizen whose name was dragged through mud by Halper, a free-lance spy with alliances to various alphabet ...more

  • 48: Suddenly: face masks in California. @DevinNunes

    Jun 20 2020

    Image: Diver wearing a lightweight full face mask . . . Public domainDevin Nunes, CA-22, in re:  California governor has done a volta face and decreed that everyone must wear a mask at all times outside of one’s home.  But weren’t we originally told that was for a different purpose?  And what about all the Valley agricultural workers who weren't allowed to take time off because we’re “the breadbasket of the universe”?  People are growing quite annoyed.

  • 47: The single source of API in America is the single source of the virus America. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York CityPublic domain. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe single source of API in America is the single source of the virus America.  @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch http://www.henrymillermd.org/24274/china-coronavirus-induced-paralysis-threatens-us

  • 47: Puzzling discoveries of the virus and the asymptomatic patients. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: The College of Physicians (Microcosm of London, plate 20 public domain) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowPuzzling discoveries of the virus and the asymptomatic patients. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-0965-6  https://apnews.com/89d963958b042cc921e64ab3eff5a74d

  • 47: Hotel Mars: Target rich KBO opportunity for New Horizons. @AlanStern @NewHorizons2015 David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: The uniform color and composition of Arrokoth’s surface shows the Kuiper Belt object formed from a small, uniform, cloud of material in the solar nebula, rather than a mishmash of matter from more separated parts of the nebula. The former supports the idea that Arrokoth formed in a local collapse of a cloud in the solar nebula.Credits: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute/Roman Tkachenko http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatche...more

  • 47: Hotel Mars: New Horizons achieves the first interstellar parallax: Proxima Centauri and Wolf 359. @AlanStern @NewHorizons2015 David Livingston SpaceShow.com

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: Stars closest to the Sun, including Proxima CentauriNASA/Penn State University - http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA18003 (image link) Welcome to the Sun's Neighborhood - This diagram illustrates the locations of the star systems closest to the sun. The year when the distance to each system was determined is listed after the system's name. NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, found two of the four closest systems: the binary brown dwarf WISE 1049-5319 and the brow...more

  • 47: Ivanka Trump at Pittsburgh and George Washington at Fort Necessity. @SalenaZito @DCExaminer

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: An engraving depicting the evening council of George Washington at Fort NecessityIrving, Washington (1783-1859) - The Darlington Collection of Engravings at the University of Pittsburgh An engraving by artist John McNevin, Artist and engraver Henry Bryan Hall (1808-1884) depicting the evening council of George Washington at Fort Necessity issued in 1856. Public Domain File:The Night Council At Fort Necessity from the Darlington Collection of Engravings.PNG Created: 31 December 1855 http...more

  • 47: The Undead Export-Import Bank of Boeing and Ethiopia. @VerodeRugy @Mercatus

    Jun 20 2020

    Photo: An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner at Frankfurt Airport; permissions: see below.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Undead Export-Import Bank of Boeing and Ethiopia. @VerodeRugy @Mercatus https://www.mercatus.org/publications/covid-19-economic-recovery/difficult-path-state-bankruptcy..  ..  ..  An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner at Frankfurt Airport (FRA / EDDF)Date | 28 October 2012Source | http://w...more

  • 46: Why does AMLO of Mexico invite unprepared Cuban medical workers for the virus crisis? Mary Anastasia O'Grady @WSJOpinion

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: Title: Facts and figures about Mexico and her great railroad, the Mexican CentralYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Mexican Central Railway CoSubjects:  Mexico -- Description and travelPublisher:  MexicoContributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing After Image:all that can be desired ; the scenery is charming, although notgrand. One is constantly reminded of the New England hillcountry ; only the villages, the haciendas, the costumes and thecusto...more

  • 45: The unknowable Joe Biden after 40 years of shifting with the winds of Washington. @ConradMBlack @TheAmGreatness

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: Landscape with a Windswept Tree and Fishermen by Follower of Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, called Il Guercino, Italy, 17th century. Pen and brown ink on laid paper, 7 13/16 x 11 13/16 inches (198 x 300 mm). The Morgan Library & Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gilberto Munguia.Date | between 1591 and 1666 Source | http://www.themorgan.org/drawings/item/140904Author | Follower of Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, called Il Guercinohttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/...more

  • 44: POTUS confronted the PRC before America confronted the PRC. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: e: The Long White Mountain : or, A journey in Manchuria; with some account of the history, people, administration and religion of that countryYear: 1888 (1880s)Authors:  James, H. Evan M. (Henry Evan Murchison), Sir, 1846-1923Subjects: Publisher:  London : LongmansContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  University of Torontok.Text Appearing Before Image:d suicide, and thecapital of the province fell into the power of the invaders.On this occasion Nurhach...more

  • 44: Mysteries of Washington D.C. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: Image from page 10 of "Washington, what to see, and how to see it. A sightseer's guide .." (1888)Identifier: washingtonwhatto00keim Title: Washington, what to see, and how to see it. A sightseer's guide .. Year: 1888 (1880s) Authors:  Keim, De B. Randolph (De Benneville Randolph), 1841-1914 Subjects:  Publisher:  Washington, D.C. Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundation   http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/sched...more

  • 43: New information of Nisman's assassination in Argentina. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: Market Place, from "Picturesque illustrations of Buenos Ayres and Monte Video, consisting of twenty-four views: accompanied with descriptions of the scenery, and of the costumes, manners, &c., of the inhabitants of those cities and their environs". "The Market Place in Buenos Aires, Argentina is covered by shops on the sides of the piazza and is divided into different sections of fruits and vegetables, beef, poultry, and spirits. High society women did not enter the market and sent se...more

  • 43: The Neo-Ottomanists dance with Russia, Iran, Syria and Libya. @BlaiseMisztal @HudsonInstitute

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo:The Surname-I Hümayun (Imperial Festival Book) were albums that commemorated celebrations in the Ottoman Empire in pictorial and textual detail. Here, musicians and dancers entertain the crowds, found in the Surname of 1720.Date | circa 1720 -32Source/Photographer | Surname-I Hümayun http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Neo-Ottomanists dance with Russia, Iran, Syria and Libya.  @BlaiseMisztal @HudsonInstituteBlaise Misztal is ...more

  • 43: Syria descends again. @JonathanSpyer Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: British Library digitised image from page 127 of "The Lan of Israel; a journal of Travels in Palestine, undertaken with a special reference to its physical character [With illustrations.]"Image taken from:  Title: "The Lan of Israel; a journal of Travels in Palestine, undertaken with a special reference to its physical character [With illustrations.]" Author(s): Tristram, H. B. (Henry Baker), 1822-1906 [person] British Library shelfmark: "Digital Store 10077.c.29" Page: 127 (scanned page ...more

  • 43: Is Israel properly armed for the coming risks? Charles Wald, USAF (ret) Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: Israel from "Bible Lands, with glimpses of Europe and Egypt, etc" http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowIs Israel properly armed for the coming risks? Charles Wald, USAF (ret) Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_presGeneral Charles Wald, USAF (ret.), former Deputy Commander of United States European Command (EUCOM) – General Charles Wald is a proven leader who specializes in global military strategy and development. As EUCOM Deputy Commande...more

  • 42: PRC tangles with its neighbors and nationals & What is to be done? @MichaelAuslin @HooverInst

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: itle: Life and work in India; an account of the conditions, methods, difficulties, results, future prospects and reflex influence of missionary labor in India, especially in the Punjab mission of the United Presbyterian Church of North AmericaYear: 1899 (1890s)Authors:  Stewart, Robert, 1839-1915Subjects:  United Presbyterian Church of North America Missions -- IndiaPublisher:  Philadelphia : Pearl Pub. Co.Contributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  Inter...more

  • 42: The Sino-American War of 2025 was accidentally purposeful. @MichaelAuslin @HooverInst

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: itle: Pictorial history of China and India; comprising a description of those countries and their inhabitantsYear: 1851 (1850s)Authors:  Sears, Robert, 1810-1892Subjects: Publisher:  New York, R. SearsContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  University of TorontoText Appearing Before Image:of the cities of Pe-che-le, the emperorpaid great attention to the improvement of his army ; and made a law, thatno soldier should be promoted to command, until he had ...more

  • 42: Retired generals talk loosely of POTUS and the Constitution. @VDHanson @HooverInst

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: "Famous whiskey insurrection in Pennsylvania", an illustration from Our first century: being a popular descriptive portraiture of the one hundred great and memorable events of perpetual interest in the history of our country by R. M. Devens (Springfield, Mass, 1882).Date | 1880Source | New York Public Library Digital GalleryAuthor | Illustrator unknown to uploaderhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowRetired generals talk loosely ...more

  • 42: The Jacobins combine with the Red Guards. @VDHanson @HooverInst

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois chassé du club des Jacobins, le soir du 8 thermidor an II. Gravure d'Alfred Johannot, XIX siècle.Date | before 1837http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Jacobins combine with the Red Guards. @VDHanson @HooverInsthttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/06/how-cultural-revolutions-die-or-not/#slide-1

  • 41: North Korea provokes #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @DavidMaxwell161 @FDD

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: British Library digitised image from page 35 of "Korea and the Sacred White Mountain ... with an account of an ascent of the White Mountain by Captain H. E. Goold-Adams. With ... illustrations and ... maps"Image taken from:  Title: "Korea and the Sacred White Mountain ... with an account of an ascent of the White Mountain by Captain H. E. Goold-Adams. With ... illustrations and ... maps" Author(s): Cavendish, Alfred Edward John [person] ; Adams, Henry Edward Fane Goold [person] British Li...more

  • 41: Clubbing to death in the Himalayas despite sub-zero temperatures and oxygen deprivation. @CleoPaskal @FDD

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: Title: Shooting in the Himalayas. A journal of sporting adventures and travel in Chinese Tartary, Ladac, Thibet, Cashmere, &cYear: 1854 (1850s)Authors:  Markham, FrederickSubjects:  Hunting -- Himalaya mountains Himalaya Mountains -- Description and travelPublisher:  London, R. BentleyContributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing Before Image:the Chenab. 220 KOKSUK. On the 8th, we halted on the Spitee side ofan enormous glacier, and ha...more

  • 41: The new China Hand at State once escaped from the PRC. @BillGertz @WashingtonTimes

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: Title: Pictorial history of China and India; comprising a description of those countries and their inhabitantsYear: 1851 (1850s)Authors:  Sears, Robert, 1810-1892Subjects: Publisher:  New York, R. SearsContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  University of TorontoText Appearing Before Image:ire. A tradition certainly existed, that at some remote period these islandshad been conquered by a Chinese warrior, who became the founder of theJapanese monarchy, an...more

  • 41: End of the soft PRC news at VOA. @BillGertz @WashingtinTimes

    Jun 19 2020

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow End of the soft PRC news at VOA. @BillGertz @WashingtinTimes https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2020/jun/15/top-voa-officials-resign-trump-appointee-takes-cha/

  • 40: "Spygate Exposed." 4of4: by Svetlana Lokhova @TheRealSLokhova

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Cambridge and its history : with sixteen illustrations in colour by Maxwell Armfield, and sixteen other illustrationsYear: 1912 (1910s)Authors:  Gray, Arthur, 1852-1940Subjects:  University of Cambridge Universities and colleges -- England HistoryPublisher:  London : MethuenContributing Library:  OISE - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illust...more

  • 40: "Spygate Exposed." 3of4: by Svetlana Lokhova @TheRealSLokhova

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: : Cambridge and its history : with sixteen illustrations in colour by Maxwell Armfield, and sixteen other illustrationsYear: 1912 (1910s)Authors:  Gray, Arthur, 1852-1940Subjects:  University of Cambridge Universities and colleges -- England HistoryPublisher:  London : MethuenContributing Library:  OISE - University of TorontoText Appearing Before Image:ace, should becomefoul and dangerous. Though Caius is more town-bound and its population has grown more intensely,perhaps, than that of o...more

  • 40: "Spygate Exposed." 2of4: by Svetlana Lokhova @TheRealSLokhova

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: : Cambridge and its history : with sixteen illustrations in colour by Maxwell Armfield, and sixteen other illustrationsYear: 1912 (1910s)Authors:  Gray, Arthur, 1852-1940Subjects:  University of Cambridge Universities and colleges -- England HistoryPublisher:  London : MethuenContributing Library:  OISE - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illu...more

  • 40: "Spygate Exposed." 1of4: by Svetlana Lokhova @TheRealSLokhova

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Image from page 553 of "The Cambridge natural history" (1900) Title: The Cambridge natural history Identifier: cambridgenatural09harm Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors: Harmer, S. F. (Sidney Frederic), Sir, 1862-; Shipley, A. E. (Arthur Everett), Sir, 1861-1927 Subjects: Zoology; Zoologia Geral Publisher: [London, Macmillan and co. , limited; New York, The Macmillan company Contributing Library: MBLWHOI Library Digitizing Sponsor: MBLWHOI Library   http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://...more

  • 39: The Oxygen of Mars. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Martian sunset by Spirit rover at Gusev crater (May, 2005).NASA's Mars Exploration Rover - http://marsrovers.jpl.nasa.gov/gallery/press/spirit/20050610a/sunset_a489_gamma_2sub_800.jpg linked from http://marsrovers.jpl.nasa.gov/gallery/press/spirit/20050610a.html; losslessly cropped to 2486 pixels wide by 720 pixels high, cropped image data unchanged Martian sunset: Spirit at Gusev crater. Permission details Use of NASA logos, insignia and emblems is restricted per U.S. law 14 CFR 1221. T...more

  • 39: "When SLS launches..." Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: H-4 Hercules "Spruce Goose" image http://www.alaska.faa.gov/fai/afss/AcftPhoto-List.htmhttps://www.flickr.com/photos/49487266@N07/7881222436 Permission details This image or file is a work of a Federal Aviation Administration employee, taken or made as part of that person's official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image is in the public domain in the United States.View more Public Domainview terms File:H-4 Hercules 2.jpg Created: 2012-08-24 12:14:28 http://JohnBa...more

  • 39: Italy opens for EU visitors with social distancing and sun-blessed plazas. Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation.

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Gentile Bellini: Procession in the Piazza San Marco. This shows the piazza in 1496 Gentile Bellini and one more author Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or fewer. This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1925. This file has been identified as being free...more

  • 39: State of the City, the State, the Union: NYPD broken-window policing has long been the security and prosperity of NYC. John Catsimatidis, @JCats13 @CatsRoundtable

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: The regulation uniforms of the Metropolitan Police in 1871Hatch & Co. - NYPL.org NY Metropolitan police uniforms, July 1871 Public Domain File:New York Metropolitan Police Uniforms 1871.jpg Created: 1 January 1871 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowState of the City, the State, the Union: NYPD broken-window policing has long been the security and prosperity of NYC. John Catsimatidis, @JCats13 @CatsRoundtablehttps://en.wi...more

  • 38: The skilled Democratic trial lawyers vs Senate Majority Leader McConnell. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Title: A day in ancient Rome; being a revision of Lohr's "Aus dem alten Rom", with numerous illustrations, by Edgar S. Shumway ..Year: 1885 (1880s)Authors:  Lohr, Fr Shumway, Edgar Solomon, ed. (and) trSubjects:  Rome -- Antiquities Rome (city) -- Description and travelPublisher:  New York, Chautauqua pressContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNText Appearing After Image:u THE CARCER. 21 approaching from the eastern hills. The procession is headed by...more

  • 38: The coming hullabaloo about liability #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: A trial by jury is unusual in almost all countries for non-criminal cases David Henry Friston - Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News Engraving of Gilbert and Sullivan's Trial by Jury. Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or fewer. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United States...more

  • 39: PRC boasts that it will win future tech with cash and aggression. Brandon Weichert. Weichert Report. @GordonGChang @WeTheBrandon

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Image from page 190 of "1918 Griffith and Turner Co. : farm and garden supplies" (1918) Title: 1918 Griffith and Turner Co. : farm and garden supplies Identifier: 1918griffithturn1918grif Year: 1918 (1910s) Authors: Griffith and Turner Co; Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection Subjects: Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs; Agricultural implements Catalogs; Seeds Catalogs; Bulbs (Plants) Catalogs; Vegetables Catalogs; Flowers Catalogs Publisher: Baltimore, Md. ...more

  • 38: PRC pushes the reviled extradition law on the defenseless Hong Kong. @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Pedder_Street, Hong KongDate | Published London, 1873-1874Source | 'Illustrations of China and Its People'http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowPRC pushes the reviled extradition law on the defenseless Hong Kong. @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/politics/article/3089386/breaking-hong-kong-national-security-law-could-get

  • 35: Chasing the Last Laugh: 4of4: Mark Twain's Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Zacks (Author), George Guidall (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Mark Twain : Les Aventures de Huck Finn, illustrations Achille SirouyDate | 1886Source | Hennuyer, Paris, 1886http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Chasing the Last Laugh: 4of4: Mark Twain's Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Richard Zacks (Author), George Guidall (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Chasing-Last-Laugh-Round-World/dp/B01DO8C9LM/ref=tmm...more

  • 37: Chasing the Last Laugh: 3of4: Mark Twain's Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Zacks (Author), George Guidall (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: British Library digitised image from page 576 of "Life on the Mississippi. By Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) ... With more than 300 illustrations, etc"Image taken from:  Title: "Life on the Mississippi. By Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) ... With more than 300 illustrations, etc" Author(s): Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 [person] British Library shelfmark: "Digital Store 10410.s.4" Page: 576 (scanned page number - not necessarily the actual page number in the publication) Place of pu...more

  • 37: Chasing the Last Laugh: 2of4: Mark Twain's Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Zacks (Author), George Guidall (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: Mark Twain's Sketches, New and OldPublisher | The American Publishing CompanyObject type | short story collection Language | EnglishPublication date | 1875Place of publication | Hartford et Chicagohttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Chasing the Last Laugh: 2of4: Mark Twain's Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Richard Zacks (Author), George Guidall (Narrator), Random House Audio ...more

  • 37: Chasing the Last Laugh: 1of4: Mark Twain's Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Zacks (Author), George Guidall (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Jun 18 2020

    Photo: British Library digitised image from page 176 of "A Tramp Abroad. By Mark Twain"Image taken from:  Title: "A Tramp Abroad. By Mark Twain" Author(s): Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 [person] ; Brown, Walter Francis [person] British Library shelfmark: "Digital Store 10107.e.8" Page: 176 (scanned page number - not necessarily the actual page number in the publication) Place of publication: London (England) Date of publication: 1880 Publisher: Chatto & Windus Edition: Another edition...more

  • 36: The US submarine fleet of Virginia Class Attack Boats and Columbia Class Boomers present global supremacy. Admiral Gary Roughead, USN (ret.), @HooverInst

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: Drawing showing three U.S. Navy submarines: a World War II fleet submarine, commissioned 1941-1945: length 95 m, ca. 2,500 t displacement submerged;the first nuclear-powered submarine USS Nautilus (SSN-571), commissioned 1954: 98 m, 4,100 t;the first ballistic missile submarine USS George Washington (SSBN-598), commissioned 1959: 116 m, 6,800 t.Date | 1967Source | U.S. Navy All Hands magazine September 1967, p. 35.Author | USNhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.co...more

  • 36: Twenty-first Century risks and threats for the US Navy. Admiral Gary Roughead, USN (ret.). @HooverInst

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: Kansas sails ahead of Vermont as the fleet leaves Hampton Roads, Virginia, on 16 December 1907.View author information Public Domain File:Us-atlantic-fleet-1907.jpg Uploaded: 2005-09-08 08:23:19 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowTwenty-first Century risks and threats for the US Navy. Admiral Gary Roughead, USN (ret.). @HooverInsthttps://www.hoover.org/sites/default/files/research/docs/hasc_seapower_-_roughead_4_june_20201.pdf...more

  • 36: The shoppers return to Oxford Street and the sun returns to Regent's Park. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: L.LEVY LL No.81 Postcard c.1910 STREET SCENE THE STRAND LONDONDate | between 1910 and 1911 Source | ebayAuthor | Léon & Lévyhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe shoppers return to Oxford Street and the sun returns to Regent's Park.  @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinionhttps://www.ft.com/content/4bed398d-36bd-48cb-b227-a11607147c61

  • 36: London: Boris Johnson pronounces "biggest breakthrough yet" for a virus remediation but none such for Brexit. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: London Bridge, London, United Kingdom, 1901Date | circa 1910 Source | https://www.flickr.com/photos/8623220@N02/3477959489/Author | Library of Congresshttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowLondon: Boris Johnson pronounces "biggest breakthrough yet" for a virus remediation but none such for Brexit. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinionhttps://www.ft.com/content/25496bd1-8664-4674-abeb-c95dfe478156

  • 35: The return of Richard Nixon's "silent majority" in the aftermath of the virus followed by the disorder. @LizPeek @theHill

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: Prince Phillip of Great Britain, Richard Nixon, Bob Hope, and Carl Albert. November 24, 1969Date | 24 November 1969Source | http://www.ou.edu/carlalbertcenter/congressional-collectionAuthor | Carl Albert Research and Studies Center, Congressional Collectionhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe return of Richard Nixon's "silent majority" in the aftermath of the virus followed by the disorder. @LizPeek @theHillhttps://www.palmbe...more

  • 35: Shopping Americans surprise the doubters of Wall Street and Main Street. @LizPeek

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo:  1847 Rogers Bros. - A shopping scene in 1847 (1916 advertisement) Title: American forestryIdentifier: americanforestry221916amer (find matches)Year: 1910-1923 (1910s)Authors: American Forestry AssociationSubjects: Forests and forestryPublisher: Washington, D. C. : American Forestry AssociationContributing Library: The LuEsther T Mertz Library, the New York Botanical GardenDigitizing Sponsor: The LuEsther T Mertz Library, the New York Botanical GardenView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This ...more

  • 35: #NewWorld: Colombia hit by the virus; Venezuela hit by the Maduro regime. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal.

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: Plano de Bogotá del Atlas geográfico e histórico de la República de Colombia, 1890. Carta XX del Atlas geográfico e histórico de la República de Colombia, 1890.Date | 1890Source | Atlas geográfico e histórico de la República de Colombia, 1890.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#NewWorld: Colombia hit by the virus; Venezuela hit by the Maduro regime.  @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal.https://komonews.com/news/coronavirus/colombia-repor...more

  • 35: #NewWorld: Peru suffers by far the worst in Latin America; Panama is a distant second. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal.

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: La Plaza Bolognesi y el Paseo Colón, en Lima, Perú, 1928.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#NewWorld: Peru suffers by far the worst per capita in Latin America; Panama is a distant second. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal.https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-53051157

  • 34: Practiced and empty PRC indignation on display before SecState Pompeo in Hawaii. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: Kalahaku Resthouse, Haleakalā Crater Rim, 1909  NPS Photo http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowPracticed and empty PRC indignation on display before SecState Pompeo in Hawaii. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairshttps://www.politico.com/news/2020/06/16/pompeo-hawaii-summit-china-322836

  • 34: War Drums along the Himalayan border. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: British Library digitised image from page 37 of "Pictorial tour round India; with remarks on India past and present, alleged and true causes of Indian poverty, supposed or real, twelve means available for promoting the wealth of the country, etc" Title: "Pictorial tour round India; with remarks on India past and present, alleged and true causes of Indian poverty, supposed or real, twelve means available for promoting the wealth of the country, etc" Author(s): Murdoch, John, 1819-1904 [per...more

  • 34: Manhattan DA Cy Vance watches St. Patrick's Cathedral through a broken window. @WJMcGurn @WSJ

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: ish Library HMNTS 10410.pp.13.Source/Photographer | Image extracted from page 602 of  King's Hand-book of the United States planned and edited by M. King. Text by M. F. Sweetser, by SWEETSER, Moses Forster. Original held and digitised by the British Library. Copied from Flickr.Note: The colours, contrast and appearance of these illustrations are unlikely to be true to life. They are derived from scanned images that have been enhanced for machine interpretation and have been altered from t...more

  • 34: Biden's short list for vice-president has more questions than solutions for the campaign. @WhalenHoover

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: Washington St., Atlanta, est. 1890–1910Date | 31 December 1910Source | https://www.ebay.com/itm/ATLANTA-GEORGIA-WASHINGTON-STREET-WOODWARD-BRIDGE-CANCEL-POSTCARD-1910/371987352822?hash=item569c2c8cf6:g:CaMAAOSw1~JZPweLAuthor | Unknown authorhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBiden's short list for vice-president has more questions than solutions for the campaign.  @WhalenHoover https://www.forbes.com/sites/billwhalen/2020/06/14...more

  • 33: CA Proposition 209 is back to the future on affirmative action interpretations. Bruce Thornton, @HooverInst

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: California historical coat of arms (illustrated, 1876) Henry Mitchell Restoration by Godot13 - Mitchell, Henry (1876) The State Arms of the Union, Boston: L. Prang & Co.  California state coat of arms Permission details This image shows a flag, a coat of arms, a seal or some other official insignia. The use of such symbols is restricted in many countries. These restrictions are independent of the copyright status.View more Public DomainThis image contains official insignia which ma...more

  • 33: Inquiries about the future strength of the markets turn on the Japan-scale accommodation by the worldwide central bankers. Gunnar Gregory, Vancery.com

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: Site of Jamestown, on James R. Va. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowInquiries about the future strength of the markets turn on the Japan-scale accommodation by the worldwide central bankers. Gunnar Gregory, Vancery.comhttps://www.marketwatch.com/story/us-stock-futures-little-changed-after-wall-streets-latest-rally-2020-06-16

  • 33: The Roberts Court chooses not to defer to the Congress on interpretation of the famed Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. John Yoo, @HooverInst

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo: Une rue de New York vers 1890Date | 1 January 1890Source | queenscrap.blogspot.comAuthor | Unknown authorhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Roberts Court chooses not to defer to the Congress on interpretation of the famed Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. John Yoo, @HooverInst

  • 33: The Federal government can intervene in Seattle if the disorder exceeds Washington's police power. John Yoo. @HooverInst @BerkeleyLAw

    Jun 17 2020

    Photo:  1st Ave. looking north from James St, Seattle, 1900Description | English: Shows Pioneer Building at right, Starr-Boyd Building and New York Mutual Life Building at left. Business firms depicted: Stewart and Holmes Drug Co. (627-629 1st Ave.); Morrison's Saloon (621-623 1st Ave.),Subjects (LCTGM): Streets--Washington (State)--Seattle; Business districts--Washington (State)--Seattle; Bars--Washington (State)--SeattleSubjects (LCSH): First Avenue (Seattle, Wash.); Starr-Boyd Building (Seatt...more

  • 33: Robustly Reawakening the National Parks and Trails with the Great American Outdoors Act. @BrianYablonski @PERCTweets

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo: Three climbers on a glacier on Mount Rainier, July 24, 1910Description | English: Now located in Mount Rainier National Park which was established in 1899. PH Coll 35.413Subjects (LCTGM): Mountaineering--Washington (State); Glaciers--Washington (State); Mountains, Washington (State)Subjects (LCSH): Mountaineers--Washington (State); Rainier, Mount (Wash.)Depicted place | Mount RainierDate | 1910http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorSho...more

  • 33: The Southern Gas Corridor/Pipeline from Azerbaijan proceeds toward Turkey and Western Europe as the crisis lifts and demand revives. @ProfBShaffer @FDD @Georgetown

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo:  Old illustration of Ateshgah of Baku, or Fire Temple. AzerbaijanDate | until 1860Source | Le Tour du Monde, Paris, 1860. See also this citeAuthor | Jean-Pierre Moynethttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Southern Gas Corridor/Pipeline from Azerbaijan  proceeds toward Turkey and Western Europe as the crisis lifts and demand revives. @ProfBShaffer @FDD @Georgetownhttps://www.kallanishenergy.com/2020/06/15/tanap-to-reach-full-de...more

  • 32: Lyndon Johnson loses heart in the Newark and Detroit irots, July, 1967. @AmityShlaes

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo: July 24, 1967. President Lyndon B. Johnson (seated, foreground) confers with (background L-R): Marvin Watson, FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover, Sec. Robert McNamara, Gen. Harold Keith Johnson, Joe Califano, Sec. of the Army Stanley Rogers Resor, on responding to the riots Yoichi Okamoto - http://www.lbjlibrary.net/collections/photo-archive/photolab-detail.html?id=658 President Lyndon B. Johnson (seated, foreground) working with (background L-R): Marvin Watson, J. Edgar Hoover, Sec. Robert Mc...more

  • 31: Sergeant Shriver, the War on Poverty and the Watts Riot, August, 1965. @AmityShlaes

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo: Soldiers of California's 40th Armored Division direct traffic away from an area of South Central Los Angeles burning during the Watts riotNational Guard Education Foundation - http://www.nationalguard.mil/news/todayinhistory/august.aspx Soldiers of California's 40th Armored Division direct traffic away from an area of South Central Los Angeles burning during the Watts riot. Whole city blocks were gutted by arson and mob set fires that the fire department was powerless to control due to s...more

  • 29: Tehran runs low on cash for its Iraqi hirelings. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 16 2020

    Phoashto:By Nile and Tigris : a narrative of Journeys in Egypt and Mesopotamia on behalf of the British Museum between the years 1886 and 1913Year: 1920 (1920s)Authors:  Budge, E. A. Wallis (Ernest Alfred Wallis), Sir, 1857-1934Subjects:  Egypt -- Antiquities Egypt -- Description and travel Iraq -- Description and travel Iraq -- AntiquitiesPublisher:  London : MurrayContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog E...more

  • 29: "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Cannabis of 8th Century BCE Tel Arad. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo: Caption:dead sea and mountains of moab, from mar saba.Date | between 1877 and 1879 Source | Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Division I, p. 152. New York: D. Appleton & Co. 1881.Author | An engraving based on a sketch or watercolor by J.D. Woodwardhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow"Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Cannabis of 8th Century BCE Tel Arad. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

  • 30: Swiss editorial finds NYT unacceptably partisan. @PaulR_Gregory

    Jun 16 2020

    Image:  Neue Zürcher Zeitung  https://thehill.com/opinion/technology/502669-the-nyt-and-the-cotton-op-ed-opinion-or-party-line

  • 29: Never-Trumpers for Biden @DavidMDrucker

    Jun 16 2020

    Image:  Screen grab  https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/campaigns/never-trump-republicans-collaborating-with-democrats-to-elect-biden

  • 28: Unexplained Covid-19 outbreak in Bejing's vast fruit and vegetable market & What is to be done? Professor Arthur. @GordonGChang

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo: The first Mongol siege of Beijing in 1213–1214. The city fell in the second siege of 1214–1215.Sayf al-Vâhidî. Hérât. Afghanistan - Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des Manuscrits. Division orientale. Supplément persan 1113, fol. 65v Siege of Beijing. Jami' al-tawarikh, Rashid al-Din. Public Domain File:Siège de Beijing (1213-1214).jpeg Created: 1 January 1430 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowUnexplained Covid...more

  • 28: SecState Pompeo travels to Hawaii to confront the belligerent PRC FM Yang. Professor Arthur. @GordonGChang

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo: public domainPassengers disembarking from the steamer "Ohio" at Honolulu, Hawaii, ca.1900-1907 Photograph of passengers disembarking at Honolulu from the steamship "Ohio", ca.1900-1907. A man wearing a lei and holding a parasol stands in the foreground with a crowd of finely-dressed people behind him. The large ship extends next to the dock from the left foreground to the right background. People look over the rail on the deck of the ship while others walk down the long ramp at right. Ca...more

  • 28: Taliban curses democracy in order to make a deal with democracy. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo: Titled "Dignity & Impudence" for stereotypic personality traits of elephants and mules respectively, this photograph by John Burke shows an elephant and mule battery during the Second Anglo-Afghan War. The mule team would have hauled supplies or towed the small field gun, while the elephants towed the larger gun. The gun appears to be a Rifled Muzzle Loader (RML) 7-pounder mountain gun. The men in the photograph are a mix of British soldiers and Indian sepoys. The group kneeling aroun...more

  • 28: Six-bladed R9X Hellfire targets Al Q in Syria. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Jun 16 2020

    Photo: Sir Galahad by Joseph Noel Paton (1879) Joseph Noel Paton - [1] Galahad Permission details Author died more than 70 years ago - public domainView more Public Domainview terms File:Joseph Noel Paton Sir Galahad JKAM.jpg Created: 1 January 2008 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowSix-bladed R9X Hellfire targets Al Q in Syria. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDDhttps://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2020/06/u-s-reportedly-target...more

  • 27: 4/4 ‘Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office, by Harlow Giles Unger.

    Jun 16 2020

    Image:  Seneca Chief Sagoyewatha was Washington's peace emissary with the Western Confederation.‘Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office, by Harlow Giles Unger.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Mr-President-Harlow-Giles-Unger-audiobook/dp/B00FX6DXI2/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Although the framers gave the president little authority, Washington kn...more

  • 26: 3/4 ‘Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office, by Harlow Giles Unger.

    Jun 16 2020

    Image: Engraving of President Washington's House in Philadelphia, his residence from 1790 to 1797   The President's House in Philadelphia was Washington's residence from 1790 to 1797‘Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office, by Harlow Giles Unger.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Mr-President-Harlow-Giles-Unger-audiobook/dp/B00FX6DXI2/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&am...more

  • 25: 2/4 ‘Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office, by Harlow Giles Unger.

    Jun 16 2020

    Image: Lansdowne portrait of President George Washington‘Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office, by Harlow Giles Unger.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Mr-President-Harlow-Giles-Unger-audiobook/dp/B00FX6DXI2/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Although the framers gave the president little authority, Washington knew that whatever he did would set preced...more

  • 24: 1/4 ‘Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office, by Harlow Giles Unger.

    Jun 16 2020

    Image:  USS Constitution  commissioned and named by President Washington in 1794‘Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office, by Harlow Giles Unger.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Mr-President-Harlow-Giles-Unger-audiobook/dp/B00FX6DXI2/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= Although the framers gave the president little authority, Washington knew that whatever ...more

  • 23: 1812: 4of4: The Navy's War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. George C. Daughan (Author), Marc Vietor (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 15 2020

    Photo: The capture of USS President was the last naval duel to take place during the conflict, with its combatants unaware of the signing of the Treaty of Ghent several weeks prior.Thomas Buttersworth - http://www.nyhistory.org/exhibit/escape-hms-belvidera-us-frigate-president A Thomas Buttersworth painting at first, thought to be HMS Belvidera escaping from USS President, this painting depicts the HMS Endymion yawing to rake USS President at dusk as President is ahead of the British frigate an...more

  • 23: 1812: 3of4: The Navy's War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. George C. Daughan (Author), Marc Vietor (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 15 2020

    Photo: Marines aboard USS Wasp engage HMS Reindeer, June 1814. During the war, sloops of the United States Navy scored several victories against British sloops. Unknown author or not provided - U.S. National Archives and Records Administration General notes: Use War and Conflict Number 87 when ordering a reproduction or requesting information about this image. Public Domain File:Marines Aboard USS Wasp Engage HMS Reindeer. June 1814. Copy of painting by Sergeant John Clymer., 1927 - 1981 - NAR...more

  • 23: 1812: 2of4: The Navy's War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. George C. Daughan (Author), Marc Vietor (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 15 2020

    Photo: USS Constitution defeats HMS Guerriere in a single-ship engagement. The battle was an important victory for American morale. Michel Felice Corne (1752-1845) - from [1] and cropped Public Domain File:USS Constitution vs Guerriere.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow 1812: 2of4: The Navy's War  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  George C. Daughan (Author), Marc Vietor (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)https://www.amazon.c...more

  • 23: 1812: 1of4: The Navy's War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. George C. Daughan (Author), Marc Vietor (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 15 2020

    Photo: The Royal Navy's North American squadron was based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. At the start of the war, the squadron had one ship of the line, seven frigates, nine sloops, as well as brigs and schooners.[123] Thomas Davies - National Gallery of Canada A View of Halifax in Nova Scotia, Taken from Cornwallis Island, with a Squadron Going off to Louisbourg, in the Year 1757 Public Domain File:A View of Halifax - Thomas Davies.jpg Created: 1757date QS:P571,+1757-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://John...more

  • 23: Black Ops, Vietnam: 4of4: An Operational History of MACVSOG Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert M. Gillespie (Author), Paul Heitsch (Narrator), University Press Audiobooks (Publisher)

    Jun 15 2020

    Photo: US President Lyndon Johnson in 1964Arnold Newman, White House Press Office (WHPO) - http://photolab.lbjlib.utexas.edu/detail.asp?id=18170 Photo portrait of President Lyndon B. Johnson in the Oval Office, leaning on a chair. Public DomainThis image contains persons who may have rights that legally restrict certain re-uses of the image without consent. File:37 Lyndon Johnson 3x4.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Black ...more

  • 23: Black Ops, Vietnam: 3of4: An Operational History of MACVSOG Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert M. Gillespie (Author), Paul Heitsch (Narrator), University Press Audiobooks (Publisher)

    Jun 15 2020

    Photo: Photograph taken from USS Maddox (DD-731) during her engagement with three North Vietnamese motor torpedo boats in the Gulf of Tonkin, 2 August 1964. The view shows all three of the boats speeding towards the Maddox."U.S. Navy sailor aboard USS Maddox (DD-731) - Official U.S. Navy photo NH 95611 from the U.S. Navy Naval History and Heritage Command Public Domain File:Tonkingunboats.jpg Created http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorS...more

  • 23: Black Ops, Vietnam: 2of4: An Operational History of MACVSOG Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert M. Gillespie (Author), Paul Heitsch (Narrator), University Press Audiobooks (Publisher)

    Jun 15 2020

    Photo: USS Maddox  Unknown author - U.S. Navy photo NH 97900 The U.S. Navy destroyer USS Maddox (DD-731) underway at sea, circa the early 1960s. Public Domain File:USS Maddox (DD-731) underway at sea, circa the early 1960s (NH 97900).jpg Created: between 1960 and 1964 date QS:P571,+1960-00-00T00:00:00Z/8,P1319,+1960-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1964-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Black Ops, Vietnam: 2of4:  An Ope...more

  • 23: Black Ops, Vietnam: 1of4: An Operational History of MACVSOG Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert M. Gillespie (Author), Paul Heitsch (Narrator), University Press Audiobooks (Publisher)

    Jun 15 2020

    Photo: Chart showing the track of the USS Maddox, July 31 – August 2, 1964Created by the U.S. Navy, and converted to SVG by Interiot. Interiot's modifications are also released to the public domain. - Official U.S. Navy photo NH 96348 from the U.S. Navy Naval History and Heritage Command. The chart was originally prepared for The United States Navy and the Vietnam Conflict, Volume II: From Military Assistance to Combat 1959-1965, published in 1986 by the Naval History and Heritage Command, Washi...more

  • 26: 4/4 Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living, by Paul Collins

    Jun 15 2020

    Image:  Illustration by the French impressionist Édouard Manet for the Stéphane Mallarmétranslation of "The Raven", 1875. Digitally restored.Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living, by Paul Collins .  Grover Gardner (Narrator), Brilliance Audio (Publisher)  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  https://www.amazon.com/Edgar-Allan-Poe-Paul-Collins-audiobook/dp/B00MFS6MLG/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=edgar+allan+poe+paul+collins&qid=1592183431&s=audible&sr=1-1 A view into the tumultuous ...more

  • 25: 3/4 Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living, by Paul Collins

    Jun 15 2020

    Image:  Cottage in Fordham (now the Bronx) where Poe spent his last yearsEdgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living, by Paul Collins .  Grover Gardner (Narrator), Brilliance Audio (Publisher)  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  https://www.amazon.com/Edgar-Allan-Poe-Paul-Collins-audiobook/dp/B00MFS6MLG/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=edgar+allan+poe+paul+collins&qid=1592183431&s=audible&sr=1-1 A view into the tumultuous and creative life of Edgar Allan Poe.  Today the name Edgar Allan Po...more

  • 24: 2/4 Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living, by Paul Collins

    Jun 15 2020

    Image:  1845 portrait by Samuel Stillman Osgood Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living, by Paul Collins .  Grover Gardner (Narrator), Brilliance Audio (Publisher)  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  https://www.amazon.com/Edgar-Allan-Poe-Paul-Collins-audiobook/dp/B00MFS6MLG/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=edgar+allan+poe+paul+collins&qid=1592183431&s=audible&sr=1-1 A view into the tumultuous and creative life of Edgar Allan Poe.  Today the name Edgar Allan Poe invokes a tragic genius...more

  • 23: 1/4 Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living, by Paul Collins

    Jun 15 2020

    Image:Poe (age 26) obtained a license in 1835 to marry his cousin Virginia Clemm (age 13). They were married for 11 years until her death, which may have inspired some of his writing. Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living, by Paul Collins .  Grover Gardner (Narrator), Brilliance Audio (Publisher)  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  https://www.amazon.com/Edgar-Allan-Poe-Paul-Collins-audiobook/dp/B00MFS6MLG/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=edgar+allan+poe+paul+collins&qid=1592183431&s=aud...more

  • 22: 4/4 Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story, by Jack Devine.

    Jun 15 2020

    Image:  Aerial view of the Central Intelligence Agency headquarters, Langley, Virginia - Corrected and Cropped. Public domain.Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story, by Jack Devine.     Malcolm Hillgartner (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  https://www.amazon.com/Good-Hunting-Jack-Devine-audiobook/dp/B00PMABZSO/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A master class in spycraft from one of its greatest practitioners.  Jack Devine ran C...more

  • 21: 3/4 Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story, by Jack Devine.

    Jun 15 2020

    Image: Fiestas Patrias of Chile, 1854.  Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story, by Jack Devine.     Malcolm Hillgartner (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  https://www.amazon.com/Good-Hunting-Jack-Devine-audiobook/dp/B00PMABZSO/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A master class in spycraft from one of its greatest practitioners.  Jack Devine ran Charlie Wilson's War in Afghanistan. It was the largest covert action of the Cold War, ...more

  • 20: 2/4 Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story, by Jack Devine.

    Jun 15 2020

    Image: International drug routes.Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story, by Jack Devine.     Malcolm Hillgartner (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  https://www.amazon.com/Good-Hunting-Jack-Devine-audiobook/dp/B00PMABZSO/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A master class in spycraft from one of its greatest practitioners.  Jack Devine ran Charlie Wilson's War in Afghanistan. It was the largest covert action of the Cold War, and it ...more

  • 19: 1/4 Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story, by Jack Devine.

    Jun 15 2020

    Image: Soviet ground forces in action while conducting an offensive operation against the Islamist resistance, the Mujahideen. Public domain Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story, by Jack Devine.     Malcolm Hillgartner (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Good-Hunting-Jack-Devine-audiobook/dp/B00PMABZSO/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A master class in spycraft from one of its greatest practitioners.  Jac...more

  • 18: A Mad Catastrophe: 8of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: Conrad late in lifeUnknown author - http://crowland.uw.hu/images/csata/caporetto.htmlhttp://www.thefullwiki.org/Count_Franz_Conrad_von_H%C3%B6tzendorfhttp://www.qwiki.com/q/#!/Count_Franz_Conrad_von_H%C3%B6tzendorfhttp://oc.encydia.com/ca/Franz_Conrad_von_H%C3%B6tzendorfhttp://degroteoorlog.blogspot.com/2011/03/broesilov-offensief.htmlhttp://www.iltasanomat.fi/kotimaa/Mannerheimin%206%20vihollista/art-1288363475002.html Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf (Hoetzendorf), Chief of the General...more

  • 18: A Mad Catastrophe: 7of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: Painting depicting machine gunners of the 1st Army firing at advancing enemy forces, 1915 Karl Friedrich Gsur (* 3.7.1871, † 25.8.1939) - Selbst erstellt bei der Sonderausstellung "Musen an die Front" im Heeresgeschichtlichen Museum Wien am 2. Oktober 2009. Original uploader was Pappenheim at de.wikipedia. German: Abwehrkampf einer MG-Abteilung. Maschinengewehrabteilung II des Infanterieregiments Nr. 4 "Hoch- und Deutschmeister" auf der Höhe Gora Sokal am Bug, 20. Juli 1915 Public Domain...more

  • 18: A Mad Catastrophe: 6of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: no known copyrightTitle: The Great war Year: 1915 (1910s) Authors:  Allen, George Henry, 1876- Whitehead, Henry C., 1873-Chadwick, French Ensor, 1844-1919 Sims, William Sowden, 1858-1936 McAndrew, James William, 1862-1922 Wiley, Edwin, 1872- Subjects:  World War, 1914-1918 Publisher:  Philadelphia : G. Barrie's Sons Contributing Library:  University of California Libraries Digitizing Sponsor:  MSN    View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Im...more

  • 18: A Mad Catastrophe: 5of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: Public domainA german artillery piecePhotostelle der Deutsche Südarmee - The New York Public Library Schwere deutsche Mörser Public Domain File:01915 Schwere deutsche Morser.jpg Created: 1 January 1915 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow A Mad Catastrophe: 5of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher) T...more

  • 18: A Mad Catastrophe: 4of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: An engagement in Hungary between an Austro-Hungarian force and a body of Russian cavalry who had crossed the Carpathians from Galicia.Date | 1914Source | The Illustrated War News, Number 15, Nov. 18, 1914Author | variousPermission(Reusing this file) | Project Gutenberg Public Domainhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow A Mad Catastrophe: 4of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire  Audible Audiobook ...more

  • 18: A Mad Catastrophe: 3of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: Russian Infantry of World War I. Photo by Public Domain.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow A Mad Catastrophe: 3of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher) The Austro-Hungarian army that marched east and south to confront the Russians and Serbs in the opening campaigns of World War I had a glorious past ...more

  • 18: A Mad Catastrophe: 2of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: Border between Austro-Hungarian and Russian empires at BRODY (city in western Ukraine, then in Austrian-Hungary Empire) in 1905. Old postcard.Українська: Міжнародний кордон між Австро-Угорською та Російською імперіями в місті Броди в Галичині, західна Україна, 1905 рік. Старовинна листівка.Date | 1905Source | Sejny Foundation - http://pogranicze.sejny.pl/centrum/pocztowki-list.php?Sfind=tytul&Swarunki=pocztowki&session_id=01fd603e3cc36afeda9635414914a148Author | Unknown photograph...more

  • 18: A Mad Catastrophe: 1of8: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Geoffrey Wawro (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: public domainWorld War 1 postcard showing (l - r) the Central Powers monarchs: Germany, Ottoman Empire, Bulgaria, Austro-Hungarian EmpireTürkçe: 1. Dünya Savaşı İttifak Devletleri hükümdarlarını gösteren kartpostal.Kartpostaldaki hükümdarlar:Almanya İmparatorluğu, Osmanlı İmparatorluğu, Bulgaristan Krallığı, Avusturya-Macaristan İmparatorluğu hükümdarlarıdır.Deutsch: Ein Vierverband, doch nicht von Englands Gnaden. Kein heimlich Machwerk brit'scher Wühlerei; Ein freier Bund von Waffenkame...more

  • 18: India ISRO delays Manned Space Mission Gaganyaan. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: An Arcas rocket being loaded into launch tube at Thumba Launching Station. In the early days of ISRO, rocket parts were often transported on bicycles and bullock carts.[27] NASA - http://history.nasa.gov/SP-4401/ch8.htm An Arcas rocket being loaded into launch tube, Thumba, India. Public Domain File:TERLS-03.jpg Created: 2012-11-16 09:31:11 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowIndia ISRO delays Manned Space Mission Gaganyaan. ...more

  • 18: Commercial space tasked for VIPER mission to the Moon's South Pole. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: Lunar south polar region as imaged by Diviner.NASA - http://www.diviner.ucla.edu/gallery/south_pole_summer_noon.jpg Lunar south pole temperature as imaged by Diviner. Cabeus Crater, de Gerlache Crater, Haworth Crater, Shackleton Crater, Shoemaker Crater, Faustini Crater, Nobile Crater, Amundsen Crater. Public Domain File:Lunar south pole summer.jpg Uploaded: 2010-05-24 02:50:42 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowCommercial s...more

  • 18: What is known so far of Mars core? Bruce Banerdt, NASA JPL, Principal Investigator, InSight Mission to Mars. David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: "Hottah" rock outcrop on Mars – ancient streambed[1][2][3] viewed by the Curiosity Rover (September 12, 2012, white balanced) (raw, close-up, 3-D version). Abundant iron compounds are responsible for the bright brownish-red colour of the martian soil.NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS - http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/jpeg/PIA17062.jpg PIA17062: Remnants of Ancient Streambed on Mars (White-Balanced View)http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA17062 NASA's Curiosity rover found evidence for an an...more

  • 18: NASA Mars probe #InSight adapts to the strange qualities of Martian soil. Bruce Banerdt, NASA JPL, Principal Investigator, InSight Mission to Mars. David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: An image taken on June 3, 2020, shows the arm of the InSight lander gently pushing the heat probe into Mars.(Image: © NASA/JPL-Caltech) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowNASA Mars probe #InSight adapts to the strange qualities of Martian soil.  Bruce Banerdt, NASA JPL, Principal Investigator, InSight Mission to Mars. David Livingston, SpaceShow.comhttps://en.brinkwire.com/us/nasas-insights-mole-is-finally-making-steady-progres...more

  • 18: Mr. Met: 2of2: How a Sports-Mad Kid from Jersey Became like Family to Generations of Big Leaguers Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Jay Horwitz (Author), Jacob deGrom - foreword (Author), Barry Abrams (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: License: CC0 Public Domain Guy Percival has released this “Citi Field Stadium, Mets Night Game” image under Public Domain license. It means that you can use and modify it for your personal and commercial projects. If you intend to use an image you find here for commercial use, please be aware that some photos do require a model or a property release. Pictures featuring products should be used with care. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @B...more

  • 18: Mr. Met: 1of2: How a Sports-Mad Kid from Jersey Became like Family to Generations of Big Leaguers Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Jay Horwitz (Author), Jacob deGrom - foreword (Author), Barry Abrams (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jun 14 2020

    Photo: Shea StadiumSource | Own workAuthor | SammetsfanPermission(Reusing this file) | Public Domain, No copyrighthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Mr. Met: 1of2: How a Sports-Mad Kid from Jersey Became like Family to Generations of Big Leaguers  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Jay Horwitz (Author), Jacob deGrom - foreword (Author), Barry Abrams (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/Mr-Met-Sports-Mad-Generations-Leaguers...more

  • 17: #NewAmericanCivilWar: The Woke Culture vs the American Empire, 2020 AD, New York City.

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: Surrender of Japan, 2 September 1945 Navy carrier planes fly in formation over the U.S. and British fleets in Tokyo Bay during surrender ceremonies. Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum ArchiveNo known copyright restrictions http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#NewAmericanCivilWar: The Woke Culture vs the American Empire, 2020 AD, New York City.https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/08/opinion/letters/james-bennet-tom-cotton-op-...more

  • 17: #NewAmericanCivilWar: Christianity vs the Roman Empire under Domitian, 90 AD, Londinium.

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: Roman Britain around ad 410, without speculative provincial borders.View author information Public Domain File:Brittain 410.jpg Uploaded: 2005-12-03 15:24:16 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#NewAmericanCivilWar: Christianity vs the Roman Empire under Domitian, 90 AD, Londinium. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Londinium

  • 16: #TheScalaReport: How do the big imperial cities in Europe and the USA revive and adapt? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo:  A bird's-eye view of Chicago from elevation 700 ft. above Lake Michigan.Date | 1911Source | Chicago_Michigan_Avenue_1911.jpgAuthor | Chicago_Michigan_Avenue_1911.jpg: Copyright by Kaufmann, Weimer & Fabry Co, Chicago.derivative work: Smalljim (talk)Public domain1911, 700 feet above Lake Michicgan looking at Chicago.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#TheScalaReport:  How do the big imperial cities in Europe and the USA rev...more

  • 16: #PacificWatch: Because Seattle, Because LA, Because San Francisco, Because Disneyland. @JeffBliss1

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: Title: Seattle and the Orient Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors:  Bowen, Alfred D Subjects:  Publisher:  Seattle, Wash. : Times Print. Co. Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundation    View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book  Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.  Text Appearing Before Image:ited States with Rus-sia now...more

  • 16: Uncovering the Obama FBI coverup that continued 2017-2020. @DevinNunes

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: Federic Remington1931: given by Thomas M. Evans, B.A. What an unbranded cow has cost1895 Inscriptions | Signature bottom leftNotes | Loosely inspired by the "cattle wars" of the 1880s and 1890s, in which wealthy cattle barons gradually displaced independent homesteaders and small-scale ranchers, Frederic Remington's painting depicts the deadly aftermath of a shootout over the ownership of an unbranded cow. The painting illustrated a nostalgic article in Harper's Monthly by Remington's fri...more

  • 16: San Joaquin Valley fully prepared in the event of more partisan disorder. @DevinNunes CA-22

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: The Hunters' SupperFederic RemingtonObject typepublic domain  paintingMediumoil on canvasCollectionNational Cowboy and Western Heritage MuseumCurrent locationOklahoma City, OklahomaSource/PhotographerNational Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowSan Joaquin Valley fully prepared in the event of more partisan disorder. @DevinNunes CA-22

  • 15: @SmallBusinessAmerica: Secrets of the Cares Act. @GeneMarks @PhillyInquirer @Guardian

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: The Old Mill, 1888. Albright–Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York Vincent van Gogh - albrightknox.org/collection Permission details This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason: This work is in the public domainin its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or fewer. This work is in the public domain ...more

  • 15: #SmallBusinessAmerica: Bottoming out, picking up and expanding. @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: The Red Vineyard, November 1888. Pushkin Museum, Moscow. Sold to Anna Boch, 1890 Vincent van Gogh - History of the Red Vineyard by Anna Boch.com, 2nd upload: wikipaintings the only painting Vincent van Gogh is certainly known to have sold during his lifetime. Public Domain File:Red vineyards.jpg Created: 4 November 1888 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#SmallBusinessAmerica: Bottoming out, picking up and expanding. @GeneMa...more

  • 15: The Federal Government looks to Artificial Intelligence to solve the Federal Government. @FRoseDC

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: The Second Class Carriage (1864) by Honoré Daumier Honoré Daumier - Walters Art Museum: Home page  Info about artwork Permission details This work is free and may be used by anyone for any purpose. If you wish to use this content, you do not need to request permission as long as you follow any licensing requirements mentioned on this page. Wikimedia Foundation has received an e-mail confirming that the copyright holder has approved publication under the terms mentioned on this page. Thi...more

  • 15: "Withdrawal of Tolerance" spreads like fire across the editorial pages. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo:  The throne of king Louis Philippe is burned in the place de la Bastille, at the foot of the July Column, during the French revolution of 1848, Paris 25th February 1848Date | 1848public domainSource | https://springfieldmuseums.org/collections/item/the-burning-of-the-throne-paris-25th-february-1848-nathaniel-currier/Author | Nathaniel Currierhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow"Withdrawal of Tolerance" spreads like fire across t...more

  • 14: PRC abuses religious worship at home and overseas. Sam Brownback @IRF_Ambassador Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: The Kangxi Emperor with a Jesuit astronomer, Adam Schall. "Tapisserie de Beauvais", 1690–1705.Unknown author - 18th century painting. Reproduction in [1] Jesuit_astronome_with_Kangxi_Emperor.jpg Public Domain File:Jesuit astronome with Kangxi Emperor.jpg Created: between 1690 and 1705 date QS:P,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P1319,+1690-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1705-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowPRC abuses re...more

  • 14: Modern Education and inequality of incomes in the 50 states. @MichaelPetrilli fordhaminstitute.org @HooverInst

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: Title: Mind and hand: manual training the chief factor in educationYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Ham, Charles Henry, 1831-1902. (from old catalog)Subjects:  Manual training. (from old catalog)Publisher:  New York, Cincinnati (etc.) American book companyContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of CongressView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in...more

  • 14: Trees do not grow to Heaven and other lessons learned on Wall Street. @GregoryZuckerman @WSJ

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: Title: Descriptive catalogue : fruit and ornamental trees, shrubs, rose, bulbs, etc.Identifier: CAT31284955 (find matches)Year: 1900 (1900s)Authors: Storrs & Harrison Co; Painesville Nurseries; Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog CollectionSubjects: Nursery stock Ohio Painesville Catalogs; Flowers Catalogs; Bulbs (Plants) Catalogs; Shrubs Catalogs; Trees Seedlings Catalogs; Plants, Ornamental Catalogs; Fruit trees Seedlings Catalogs; Fruit CatalogsPublisher: Painesville, O...more

  • 14: Chapter 11 Bankruptcy is the remedy for the impossibly deeply indebted and obligated states. @VerodeRugy

    Jun 13 2020

    Photo: A mid-Victorian depiction of the debtors prison at St Briavel CastleDato | 1858Kilde | Henry Nicholls' book "The Forest of Dean"Opphavsperson | Henry Nichollshttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowChapter 11 Bankruptcy is the remedy for the impossibly deeply indebted and obligated states. @VerodeRugy https://www.mercatus.org/publications/covid-19-economic-recovery/difficult-path-state-bankruptcy

  • 14: Preliminary post-shutdown estimates of lives saved and infections avoided. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: A 13th-century fresco of Sylvester and Constantine, showing the Donation of Constantine, Santi Quattro Coronati, RomeUnknown medieval artist in Rome - Unknown source San Silvestro Chapel at Santi Quattro Coronati, Rome Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or fewer. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the pu...more

  • 14: Why is the WHO unreliable and distrusted & What is to be done?? @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: Rome: Ruins of the Forum, Looking towards the Capitol (1742) by Canaletto Canaletto - Web Gallery of Art:   Image  Info about artwork Permission details This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason: This work is in the public domainin its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or fewer. You must als...more

  • 13: Pennsylvania Hand-made Lawn Sign Gap for Trump. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: Pittsburgh in 1902. (Note: shows Pennsylvania RR railyards on southeast (right) side of Allegheny River.) Other yards are south of Monongahela River. Lithograph by Thaddeus Mortimer Fowler. Original: Thaddeus Mortimer Fowler (1842-1922) Restoration: Adam Cuerden - Library of Congress Geography and Maps division Three colour (blue, yellow-orange, black) lithographic print showing Pittsburgh in 1902. Permission details Public domain works must be out of copyright in both the United States...more

  • 13: The reopening upon us in DC and NYC & What is to be done? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: View of Grand Central Depot, New York City. The text cut off to the left is for the New York Central and Hudson River Railroad.Date | 1880Source | Brennan, Joseph (2004-2005). "Beach Pneumatic." Chapter 9: "Sinking the Tracks." Original web publication. Accessed 2015-01-24.Author | Unknown photographerhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe reopening upon us in DC and NYC & What is to be done? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

  • 12: Frail, failed Iran revives its toy mock aircraft carrier as a provocation. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: The fifth voyage of Sindbad Gustave Doré - [1] An episode from the 5th voyage of Sinbad the Sailor in the "One Thousand and One Nights". Illustration from "Les Mille et une nuits", par Galland - Paris, 1865. Public Domain File:Sinbad the Sailor (5th Voyage).jpg Created: 1 January 1865 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowFrail, failed Iran revives its toy mock aircraft carrier as a provocation. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_presht...more

  • 12: What are Israel's defensible borders? @DrDoreGold Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: Sindbad and the Valley of Diamonds, from the Second Voyage. Maxfield Parrish - http://aspenillustration.blogspot.com/2011/02/illustrator-research-maxfield-parrish.html , see also: http://www.printsoldandrare.com/maxfield/index.html The Valley of Diamonds by Maxfield Parrish. Book illustration from The Arabian Nights (Sindbad 2nd voyage), published 1907. Permission details This image might not be in the public domain outside of the United States; this especially applies in the countries ...more

  • 12: Iran violates all the terms of the JCPOA & What is to be done? David Albright @TheGoodISIS. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: The Flying Carpet, a depiction of the hero of Russian folklore, Ivan Tsarevich. Viktor Mikhailovich Vasnetsov - belygorod.ru The Flying Carpet, a depiction of the hero of Russian folklore, Ivan Tsarevich Public Domain File:Vasnetsov samolet.jpg Created: 1880date QS:P571,+1880-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowIran violates all the terms of the JCPOA & What is to be done? David Albright @TheGoodISIS. Ma...more

  • 12: Iran's poverty rate is long-term tragedy for the helpless, virus-ridden people. Mohsen Sazegara. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: Picture of the brother of Ali Baba: "Cassim ... was so alarmed at the danger he was in that the more he endeavoured to remember the word Sesame the more his memory was confounded". Maxfield Parrish - Arabian Nights Permission details This image might not be in the public domain outside of the United States; this especially applies in the countries and areas that do not apply the rule of the shorter term for US works, such as Canada, Mainland China (not Hong Kong or Macao), Germany, Mexico...more

  • 11: In the virus, Chile delays confrontation with bad actors. Mary O’Grady: @MaryAnastasiaOG

    Jun 12 2020

    Image:  Lautaro, toqui and hero of the Arauco war Mary Anastasia O’Grady, WSJ editorial board, Americas column; in re: Chilean protests; most people objected to problems transport and the like; a smaller group took advantage to create chaos. President Pinera is rich.  Made foolish speeches; then knuckled under and agreed to have a referendum on whether or not to rewrite the constitution, which at this stage would be bad for Chile.  https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-culture-wars-and-the-street-war...more

  • 10: POTUS is unruffled and robust. @ConradMBlack

    Jun 12 2020

    Image:  Maya, Kuvaszok Hungarian dogConrad Black, NRO; author and publisher, in re: President Trump’s rough-and-tumble week.  Natl political media except for Fox & one other are relentless anti-Trump; unrelieved.  Unless he were a stupid and evil person, he’d occasionally react. Even Peggy Noonan casts false accusations.  Accused him of never having visited Steve Scalise after the shooting; in fact, Trumps were the first people there after the family. Media just make it up. The presumptive n...more

  • 9: Disorder in Blue; & What is to be done? Victor Davis Hanson: @VDHanson

    Jun 12 2020

    Image:     More detailsEngraving "Closing of the Jacobin Club, during the night of 27–28 July 1794, or 9–10 Thermidor, year 2 of the Republic" Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover, in re:  Disorder in California; in blue cities and states more than in red, although no demarcation. The first night, I observed the “protest”—young people wanting to break in and loot. Protests became Jacobin in nature.  Toppling statues, rename military bases.   The core of Seattle is being occupied by AR-16s, as an autonomo...more

  • 8: D-Day's risk and sacrifice were for this disregard in 2020? Victor Davis Hanson: @VDHanson

    Jun 12 2020

    Image:  Landing ships putting cargo ashore on Omaha Beach, at low tide during the first days of the operation, mid-1944-06 Among identifiable ships present are LST-532 (in the center of the view); USS LST-262 (3rd LST from right); USS LST-310 (2nd LST from right); USS LST-533 (partially visible at far right); and USS LST-524. Note barrage balloons overhead and Army "half-track" convoy forming up on the beach. The LST-262 was one of 10 Coast Guard-manned LSTs that participated in the invasion of ...more

  • 7: WHO mis-announces and then un-announces asymptomatic infectiousness "very rare," & What is to be done @RichardAEpstein @Hoover

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: 1813Accession number | British Library HMNTS 11641.g.38.Source/Photographer | Image extracted from page 344 of  The Tour of Doctor Syntax: in search of the picturesque ... Fifth edition, with new plates., by William Combe. Original held and digitised by the British Library. Copied from Flickr.Note: The colours, contrast and appearance of these illustrations are unlikely to be true to life. They are derived from scanned images that have been enhanced for machine interpretation and have bee...more

  • 7: LancetGate illustrates science distorted by anti-Trump partisanship & What is to be done? @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: Image from page 594 of "The chronicles of Enguerrand de Monstrelet : containing an account of the cruel civil wars between the houses of Orleans and Burgundy; of the possession of Paris and Normandy by the English; their expulsion thence; and of other mem Identifier: chroniclesofengu01mons Title: The chronicles of Enguerrand de Monstrelet : containing an account of the cruel civil wars between the houses of Orleans and Burgundy; of the possession of Paris and Normandy by the English; thei...more

  • 6: Taiwan rejects a major Kuomintang politician. Stephen Yates @YatesDCIA @GordonGChang

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: 1880s Source | http://www.twmemory.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/twmemory2565.jpgAuthor | Edmund Hornby Grimanihttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowTaiwan rejects a major Kuomintang politician.  Stephen Yates @YatesDCIA @GordonGChangStephen Yates, former deputy national security advisor to Vice President Cheney and currently CEO of DC International Advisory https://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3945652

  • 6: India faces down PRC aggression along the Himalayan Border, same as 1962. @CleoPaskal @FDD @GordonGChang

    Jun 12 2020

    Photo: Hemis Monastery in the 1870sView author information Public Domain File:Hemis Monastery Ladakh 1876.jpg Uploaded: 2006-03-12 02:08:19 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowIndia faces down PRC aggression along the Himalayan Border, same as 1962. @CleoPaskal @FDD @GordonGChangCleo Paskal, non-resident senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/china-versus-the-world

  • 5: Starship advances. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 11 2020

    Photo: The firing of the Columbiad.The original uploader was Chalupa at Czech Wikipedia. - Original source: http://jv.gilead.org.il/rpaul Transferred from cs.wikipedia to Commons by Sevela.p using CommonsHelper. From the Earth to the Moon engraving from the 1872 illustrated edition. Public Domain File:FETMlaunch.jpg Created: 27 June 2006 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowStarship advances. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://be...more

  • 4: Devaluation of the currency does not lead to profits or prosperity. @JohnTamny

    Jun 11 2020

    Photo: NYCPD Officers charging rioters at the offices of the New York Tribune newspaper. New York City draft riots July 1863 Harper's Weekly - Modified from secondary source at http://www.sonofthesouth.net/leefoundation/civil-war/1863/august/draft-riots.htm Depiction of rioters and police during the New York City draft riots of 1863. Original caption in Harper's Weekly: "CHARGE OF THE POLICE ON THE RIOTERS AT THE 'TRIBUNE' OFFICE". Permission details Public domain in all countries - copyright ...more

  • 3: The unlikely notion that Federal law enforcement agencies can teach local law enforcement. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 11 2020

    Photo: The new regulation uniforms of the Municipal Police in 1854Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room - Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room New regulation uniform of the New York Police. Illustration from 1854. Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or fewer. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the Uni...more

  • 2: The back-up sample landing zone on Asteroid Bennu is perilously tiny. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 11 2020

    Photo: The sample site is located in the crater at the bottom of the image, just above the dark patch at the crater’s center. The long, light-colored boulder to the left of the dark patch, named Strix Saxum, is 17 ft (5.2 m) in length. The mosaic is rotated so that Bennu’s east is at the top of the image. Osprey is the backup sample collection site for the OSIRIS-REx mission. OSIRIS-REx is scheduled to make its first sample collection attempt at primary site Nightingale on Oct. 20. Date Taken: M...more

  • 2: Emmet Sullivan tasks Friends of the Resistance in order to charge Michael Flynn with an entirely new crime, perjury. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jun 11 2020

    Photo: Police Show -- Street Cleaners Band (LOC)Bain News Service,, publisher. Police Show -- Street Cleaners Band [between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920] 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller. Notes:Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).  Format: Glass negatives.  Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.  Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divi...more

  • 1: State of the City, the State, the Union: The NYPD secures New York City's citizens and visitors. John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable

    Jun 11 2020

    Photo: Police Show -- Tug of War (LOC)Bain News Service,, publisher. Police Show -- Tug of War [between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920] 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller. Notes:Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowState of the City, the State, the Union: The NYPD secures New ...more

  • 88: Trillions added to our national debt; can’t let interest rates return to natural rate—ever. @DavidBahnsen

    Jun 11 2020

    Image:  Newspaper clipping USA, Woodrow Wilson signs creation of the Federal Reserve. Date: 24 December 1913David Bahnsen, CIO, Bahnsen Group,  in re: The Fed will “do whatever it takes” to . . .  stabilize the economy.  Same as what he’s been saying.   A put option/safety valve for risk.   Keep interest rates at zero till 2022.  After 2017, ’twas almost 2017 before they raised interest rates. You can’t just unwind; a society grows addicted to low interest rates.  Problem is we added several tri...more

  • 87: US sanctions PRC officials Chen and Zhu for persecuting the Uyghur people. @nuryturkel

    Jun 11 2020

    Image:  Detainees in a Xinjiang Re-education Camp located in Lop County listening to "de-radicalization" talks. Fair use.   Nury Turkel, co-founder of the Uyghur Human Rights Project and a commissioner of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom; Time Magazine: in re:   A villain, Chen , responsible for massive numbers of deaths of Uyghur and Kazakh people in Xinjiang.  Wuhan hospitals put up in days rr taken fro Xinijang; doors could open only from the outside, Chen was t...more

  • 86: HSBC bank kowtows to the PRC as Hong Kong defiance abides. @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

    Jun 11 2020

    Image:  A HK$20 note issued by the HSBC. Fair use.Michael Yon, Far East reporter; in re: the spontaneous protest marking the one-year anniversary of the massive June 9 demonstration. China threatens London if it fails to let Huawei [CCP military] into UK.   HSBC kowtows to Beijing; Article 23 Natl Security Legislation.  Bank says it’ll buy Huawei equipment. Standard Chartered, HQ in London, does most of its business in Asia; it also kowtowed.          The patriot/protest movement:  many arrest o...more

  • 85: Governor Wolf breaks his own lockdown and drops in approval. @SalenaZito

    Jun 11 2020

    Image:    A Pennsylvania oil field in 1862Salena Zito, CNN, Washington Examiner, New York Post, “In the Middle of Somewhere,” in re: Governor Wolf breaks his own lockdown and drops in approval.  Gov Wolf is walking in the protest; Harrisburg: the governor has kept the entire country closed, which has massively displeased the electorate. “If you join the protest, you may go get your hair cut.”  Lack of transparency, information data – all are in the closed courthouse; changing goal posts. Hypocri...more

  • 84: Homemade Trump lawn signs and the Enthusiasm Gap in PA. @SalenaZito

    Jun 11 2020

    Image:  Homemade Trump lawn signs. Salena Zito, CNN, Washington Examiner, New York Post, “In the Middle of Somewhere,” in re: Governor Wolf breaks his own lockdown and drops in approval.  Gov Wolf is walking in the protest; Harrisburg: the governor has kept the entire country closed, which has massively displeased the electorate. “If you join the protest, you may go get your hair cut.”  Lack of transparency, information, data – all are in the closed courthouse; changing goal posts. Hypocrisy of ...more

  • 82: 4/4 Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series, by David Pietrusza.

    Jun 11 2020

    Image:  The 1919 Chicago White Sox Team Photo Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series, by David Pietrusza.    Grover Gardner (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  History remembers Arnold Rothstein as the man who fixed the 1919 World Series, an underworld genius. The real-life model for The Great Gatsby's Meyer Wolfsheim, and Nathan Detroit from Guys and Dolls, Rothstein was much more—and less—than a ...more

  • 83: 3/4 Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series, by David Pietrusza.

    Jun 11 2020

    Image: The 21 Club, a speakeasy through Prohibition.   Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series, by David Pietrusza.    Grover Gardner (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  History remembers Arnold Rothstein as the man who fixed the 1919 World Series, an underworld genius. The real-life model for The Great Gatsby's Meyer Wolfsheim, and Nathan Detroit from Guys and Dolls, Rothstein was much more—and les...more

  • 80: 2/4 Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series, by David Pietrusza.

    Jun 11 2020

    Image: The Saratoga main track in 1907 Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series, by David Pietrusza.    Grover Gardner (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  History remembers Arnold Rothstein as the man who fixed the 1919 World Series, an underworld genius. The real-life model for The Great Gatsby's Meyer Wolfsheim, and Nathan Detroit from Guys and Dolls, Rothstein was much more—and less—than a fixer o...more

  • 79: 1/4 Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series, by David Pietrusza.

    Jun 11 2020

    Image: Arnold Rothstein (January 17, 1882 – November 5, 1928), New York businessman and gambler who became a famous kingpin of the Jewish mafia.  Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series, by David Pietrusza.    Grover Gardner (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher) Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  History remembers Arnold Rothstein as the man who fixed the 1919 World Series, an underworld genius. The real-life model for The Great Gatsby...more

  • 78: Big city vandalism and fear of same last a long long time. @JMcGurn @WSJOpinion

    Jun 10 2020

    Photo: Barricade à l'angle des boulevard Voltaire et Richard-Lenoir pendant la Commune de Paris de 1871. Cliché pris à l'occasion de l'exposition "La Commune 1871, Paris capitale insurgée" à l'Hôtel de ville de Paris le 5 avril 2011. Bruno Braquehais - BHVP/Roger-Viollet Public Domain File:Barricade Voltaire Lenoir Commune Paris 1871.jpg Created: 1 January 1871 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBig city vandalism and fear of same la...more

  • 78: Investment is growth: cash and consumption are not growth. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarkets

    Jun 10 2020

    Photo: No Known Restrictions: Salvador, Market Place Santa Tecla (LOC) Public Domain License. From Library of Congress Collections. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowInvestment is growth: cash and consumption are not growth.  @JohnTamny @RealClearMarketshttps://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2020/06/08/el_salvadors_decline_mocks_keynesian_and_monetarist_magic_495512.htmlhttps://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2020/06/04/economi...more

  • 77: Has POTUS run out of luck?? @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

    Jun 10 2020

    Photo: Aiding a Comrade, 1890 Frederic Remington - NgFOqvqn8LtPew at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level Public Domain File:Frederic Remington - Aiding a Comrade - Google Art Project.jpg Created: 1890date QS:P571,+1890-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowHas POTUS run out of luck?? @HooverWhalen @HooverInst https://www.forbes.com/sites/billwhalen/2020/06/07/as-trump-runs-for-a-second-term-is-he-also-running-...more

  • 77: The Fed cannot make credit. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarkets

    Jun 10 2020

    Photo: The Blanket Signal, 1894/1898 Frederic Remington - dQE-yjyW6G50WQ at Google Cultural Institute, zoom level maximum Public Domain File:Frederic Remington - The Blanket Signal - Google Art Project.jpg Created: 1894/1898 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Fed cannot make credit. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarketsThe Fed leaked its future plans through WSJ central bank watcher Nick Timiraos. In the reporter's words, the Fed could “a...more

  • 76: The UK pulls down statues while debating reopening pubs and restaurants June 22. Joseph Sternberg: @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion

    Jun 10 2020

    Image:  The Rhodes Colossus" – cartoon by Edward Linley Sambourne, published in Punch after Rhodes announced plans for a telegraph line from Cape Town to Cairo in 1892. Joseph Sternberg, WSJ Editorial Board, in London; in re: Protests in sympathy with American demos about race and the tragedy of George Floyd. In Oxford, statue of Rhodes is torn down. In Antwerp, “Statue of Leopold II, Belgian King Who Brutalized Congo, Is Removed in Antwerp.”   In Bristol, statue demolished of a member of the tr...more

  • 75: The European Union debates which American Founding Father to follow: Hamilton or Madison. Joseph Sternberg: @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion

    Jun 10 2020

    Image: Madison at Princeton University, portrait by James SharplesJoseph Sternberg, WSJ Editorial Board, in London; in re: Why is Madison superior to Hamilton in state policy?  Founders created a fledgling fiscal union for he states.  Europeans are hoping to create more fiscal unity now; problem is, they also need to think of James Madison: why America needed a federal government, at all. Madison also devised a political system to keep the machinery working. Italy wants funding in view of the co...more

  • 74: The looming Pennsylvania mail-in virus election nightmare. @LizPeek

    Jun 10 2020

    Image:   A specialised ballot box used to assist ballot stuffing, featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper in 1856. Elizabeth Peek, TheHill and Fox News; in re:   Sixty per cent of Biden voters say they're voting against Trump.   https://www.wsj.com/articles/pennsylvanias-mail-in-primary-pains-11591658283

  • 73: The sudden artificial recession is official; what of the sudden genuine recovery? @LizPeek

    Jun 10 2020

    Image:  President Donald Trump with key automobile industry leaders, 2017Elizabeth Peek, TheHill and Fox News; in re:   .. . .  We’re within in inch of an all-time high in the market. Unemployment has dropped like a stone. Conspiracy theories to said that Trump invented the numbers [Paul Krugman published that, then had to race backward in shame]— which would be physically impossible—and Canada’s numbers are about the same.  Everyone put down their tools and went home, where they sat for three m