Podcast

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

  • 477: State of the City, the State, the Union: The inadequacy of New York's Mayor DeBlasio and What is to be done? John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable @JohnCats

    Sep 24 2020

    Photo:1900 Flag-making, Brooklyn Navy Yard  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow State of the City, the State, the Union: The inadequacy of New York's Mayor DeBlasio and What is to be done? John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable @JohnCats https://nypost.com/2020/09/22/3-reasons-nyc-is-stuck-with-de-blasios-incompetence-goodwin/

  • 480: Whither the markets? @BrettArends ROI @Marketwatch,

    Sep 24 2020

    Image:  The trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in 2008. Brett Arends, @BrettArends ROI @Marketwatch, Market Watch, in re: The markets in their current state. https://www.thestreet.com/video/market-correction-growth-v-value ..  ..  ..  

  • 479: Does China fear that Trump will win the election? @AlanTonelson @USBIC1

    Sep 24 2020

    Image: 1904 Royal Prince Pu Lun, future emperor of China, guest of Indianapolis, Ind., week of May 17th, 1904  Alan Tonelson, @AlanTonelson   @USBIC1, independent economic policy analyst who blogs at RealityChek and tweets at @AlanTonelson, and Gordon Chang, Daily Beast, in re: Crude oil, 9000,000 Bbl/day. Forbes author, Dan Eberhart, is CEO of a major O&G from: China has decided to step up crude oil purchases from the US to show Trump that China is trying to keep the terms of the January ag...more

  • 479: Xi dares the world to confront China on its crimes against humanity. Charles Burton, @cburton001

    Sep 24 2020

    Image:  Early photo of a typical man in the Turkestan province/region. Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Indieitsy: MarvaridCharles Burton, @cburton001,  senior Fellow at the Centre for Advancing Canada's Interests Abroad at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute, on China and the UN, and Gordon Chang, Daily Beast, in re:   . . .  Placing CCP cadres in strategic positions in the UN to cripple nations holding to democratic principles.  Xi is basically daring the world to confront China on its crime...more

  • 479: Keep Nine Amendment: “The Supreme Court shall be composed of nine Justices.” Roman Buhler

    Sep 24 2020

    Image:   Entering House Chamber Room, Supreme Court Clerk of the Supreme Court Charles B. Cropley with Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles E. Hughes & James McReynolds. Directly behind Hughes is Pierce Butler. Joining 150th Congress ceremonies Roman Buhler, Coalition to Preserve and Independent Supreme Court, in re: Court-packing.  FDR’s attempt; totally failed.  The Keep Nine Amendment: “The Supreme Court shall be composed of nine Justices.” Our goal is to stay focussed on keeping an indep...more

  • 478: Pricing Biden 46 or Trump 45? @BrettArends ROI @Marketwatch,

    Sep 24 2020

    Image:  1929 The New York curb market telephone clerk calling one of the members on the floor.Photograph shows a young man on the telephone waving a note.J0923 U.S. Copyright Office.Copyright 1929 by Jack Sussman.Photo by Jack Sussman Features, New York City.Title from item. Pricing Biden 46 or Trump 45?   @BrettArends ROI @Marketwatch,e. https://www.thestreet.com/video/market-correction-growth-v-value

  • 477: Discoveries that Bennu and Ryugu are the blend of many asteroids over the Solar System's ages. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 24 2020

    Photo:This 3D image was obtained as Dawn approached Vesta and circled the giant asteroid during the mission survey orbit phase. You need 3D glasses to view this image.NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowDiscoveries that Bennu and Ryugu are the blend of many asteroids over the Solar System's ages.  Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-informa...more

  • 477: Artemis around the Moon waits on the Democrats. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 24 2020

    Photo:Description: Apollo 8,Moon,Colombo and Target of Opportunity (T/O) 72, McClure crater cluster. Latitude 10.75 degrees South,Longitude  44.75 degrees East. Camera Tilt Mode: Low Oblique. Direction: South. Sun Angle: 12. Original Film Magazine was labeled E. Camera Data: 70mm Hasselblad; F-Stop: F/5.6; Shutter Speed: 1/250 second. Film Type: Kodak SO-3400 Black and White,ASA 40. Other Photographic Coverage: Lunar Orbiter 4 (LO IV) 60,65. Flight Date: December  21-27,1968.A http://JohnBatchel...more

  • 477: Talking about the resourceful Hunter Biden in Moscow. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 24 2020

    Photo:1890 Gezicht op de Ostankinokerk in Moskou  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowTalking about the resourceful Hunter Biden in Moscow. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatnesshttps://thefederalist.com/2020/09/23/hunter-biden-took-3-5-million-from-ex-moscow-mayors-wife/

  • 477: Joe Biden chooses not to answer the court-packing threat. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 24 2020

    Photo: 1930 U.S. Supreme Court. Front facade of U.S. Supreme Court under construction, from street II http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowJoe Biden chooses not to answer the court-packing threat. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatnesshttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/09/biden-wont-answer-court-packing-question/

  • 476: 4/4 Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? by Karen Dawisha

    Sep 24 2020

    Image:  On 7 October 2006, the Russian journalist, writer and human rights activist Anna Politkovskaya (born 1958) was shot dead in the elevator of her apartment block in central Moscow. She was known for her opposition to the Chechen conflict and for criticism of Vladimir Putin.  Here:  grave of Anna Politkovskaya at the Troyekurovskoye Cemetery in MoscowPutin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia?  by Karen Dawisha  A raging question in the world today is, who is the real Vladimir Putin and what are...more

  • 476: 3/4 Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? by Karen Dawisha

    Sep 24 2020

    Image:  Interior of "Putin's Palace," near the village of Praskoveevka in Krasnodar Krai, Russia.   . . . Russian Web users dug out an article by a Novaya Gazeta journalist who reported on the villas of Praskoveevka in 2009. He couldn’t approach the palace reportedly being built for Putin because it was surrounded by security guards, but he managed to swim up to the beach behind it and speak to one of the workers on the site, who confirmed that Vladimir Putin was regularly on the premises.Putin'...more

  • 476: 2/4 Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? by Karen Dawisha

    Sep 24 2020

    Image:  Emblem of the Stasi.    The Ministry for State Security or State Security Service (Staatssicherheitsdienst, SSD), commonly known as the Stasi, was the official state security service of the GDR, East Germany.Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia?  by Karen Dawisha  A raging question in the world today is, who is the real Vladimir Putin and what are his intentions? Karen Dawisha’s brilliant Putin’s Kleptocracy provides an answer, describing how Putin got to power, the cabal he brought wit...more

  • 476: 1/4 Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? by Karen Dawisha

    Sep 24 2020

    Image:  A view of the offices of the KGB Soviet State Police located on Dzerzhinski Circle, a few blocks from Red Square.  (Felix Dzerzhinsky  led the first two Soviet state-security organizations, the Cheka and the OGPU, establishing a secret police for the post-revolutionary Soviet regime. He was one of the architects of the Red Terror and decossackization.  In short, he was a terrifying figure, “frozen-hearted,” as the Russians say, and covered in blood.)Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? ...more

  • 475: The Supreme Court nomination and the Electoral College. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

    Sep 24 2020

    Photo: 1905 SUPREME COURT, U.S.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe Supreme Court nomination and the Electoral College. @HooverWhalen @HooverInsthttps://www.forbes.com/sites/billwhalen/2020/09/20/trumps-supreme-quandary-catholics-or-converts/#4e86d5347f1e

  • 475: The SCOTUS challenges for a new associate justice. John Yoo @HooverInst

    Sep 24 2020

    Photo:Supreme Court from left in winter  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe SCOTUS challenges for a new associate justice. John Yoo @HooverInsthttps://www.foxnews.com/opinion/ginsburg-conservative-supreme-court-majority-issues-john-yoo?utm_source=Hoover%20Daily%20Report&utm_campaign=47ea3a97e7-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_09_21_06_51&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_21b1edff3c-47ea3a97e7-72527561

  • 475: Nominate and confirm before the Election. @LizPeek

    Sep 23 2020

    Photo:1904Supreme Court Room in the Capitol  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowNominate and confirm before the Election. @LizPeek

  • 475: The roaring economy of February 2020 kept America from falling into collapse. @LizPeek

    Sep 23 2020

    Photo:1944 New York, New York. A crowd watching the news line on the Times building at Times Square http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe roaring economy of February 2020 kept America from falling into collapse.  @LizPeek

  • 474: Concern for anti-Catholic conduct by the Democratic Senate. The Rev Robert Sirico: @robertsirico, @GRDiocese, @ActonInstitute

    Sep 23 2020

    Image:   St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Main Street, Westphalia, Osage County, MOFather Robert Sirico, Acton Institute; and pastor in Grand Rapids, in re:  Two practicing Roman Catholics, one of whom will be nominated to the Supreme Court. “Dogma” simply means teachings.  “Orthodox” means right teaching. Pelosi’s blame was for actually believing the teachings of the Church. Roman Catholics and Quakers have been the object of [reservati0ns] for centuries.  . . .  An egregious aspect of this ...more

  • 474: What if India attacks China? Gregory R Copley, Defense and Foreign Affairs

    Sep 23 2020

    Image:  P. & O. India-China-Australia Mail and Passenger Services.  S.S. Mongolia Gregory R Copley, Defense and Foreign Affairs, and The New Total War of the Twenty-first Century and the Trigger of the Fear Pandemic; in re:  The Indian military, frustrated by China’s aggression along the Line of Actual Control (high in the Himalaya where even breathing is difficult) and the deaths of officers at the hands of Chinese: enraged, and no longer just digging in and staving off Chinese, but now are...more

  • 473: The 1992 Biden Rule says that a president and Senate of the same party can go ahead to fill a SCOTUS seat. Bruce Thornton @HooverInst, @BruceThornton

    Sep 23 2020

    Image: Senate ofc. bldg.Bruce Thornton, David Horowitz Freedom Center, and Hoover, in re:  The Senate was given more power with the idea that it was constituted of people with more experience.          Key Largo:  gangster explains to Bogart how you hold elections in a 1930’s election: you keep counting till you get the result you want.  Murkowski and Collins.  Pelosi is threatening impeachment of the president to slow down the process.  Senate could wait, or could ignore the whole thing.   http...more

  • 473: California voters are rejecting permitting California to discriminate against Asian-Americans. @WJMcGurn, @WSJOpinion

    Sep 23 2020

    Image: junk from "Through Unexplored Asia ... Illustrated by L. J. Bridgman. [With maps.]"Bill McGurn, @wjmcgurn, WSJ editorial page and Main Street column; in re:  Discrimination.  The whole state of California is weighing the possibility that it’s OK with discrimination. Ward Connolly: a ban on race preferences in the State constitution. Proposition 16 is designed to remove that.  It got on the ballot easily, but a poll says about half of Californians oppose it.  Asian-Americans seem to be a f...more

  • 472: Narco-terrorist fugitive Evo Morales presses to recapture Bolivia at the poll. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal

    Sep 23 2020

    Photo: 1908 Washing copper ore at the mines in Corrocoro, Bolivia  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowNarco-terrorist fugitive Evo Morales presses to recapture  Bolivia at the poll. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/18/bolivian-interim-president-anez-withdraws-from-election-race/ 

  • 472: StateSec Pompeo bolsters Colombia's Duque in the struggle with rogue state Venezuela. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal

    Sep 23 2020

    Photo: Theodore Roosevelt standing among ships in harbor and digging and throwing dirt in direction of "Bogota," while small man on hill raises flag "new treaty." Probably in reference to Hay-Herran canal treaty of 1903.(DLC/PP-1932:0042).Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).Published in: A World worthwhile.  New York : Harper & Bros., 1922, p. 164.Exhibit loan 4185-L.Exhibit loan 4408-L: The World of Teddy Roosevelt, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbo...more

  • 472: Boris Johnson orders a second lockdown in the UK. @JosephSternberg WSJOpinion

    Sep 23 2020

    Photo:1901 [England - London - Bank of England]  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowBoris Johnson orders a second lockdown in the UK. @JosephSternberg WSJOpinionhttps://www.ft.com/content/a714ac9d-7ab3-47d9-910d-ecc00acf1cf6

  • 472: Brexit deadline looms despite the virus and lockdown. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

    Sep 23 2020

    Photo:Entrance to St. Paul's London  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowBrexit deadline looms despite the virus and lockdown. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinionhttps://www.ft.com/content/75e3b3aa-757a-4ad2-968d-103354a7d3e3

  • 471: 8/8 The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, by James Shapiro

    Sep 22 2020

    Image: Macbeth with Lady MacbethThe Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606,by James Shapiro  The preeminent Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro shows how the tumultuous events in 1606 influenced three of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies written that year: King Lear, Macbeth, and Antony and Cleopatra. “The Year of Lear is irresistible—a banquet of wisdom” (The New York Times Book Review). In the years leading up to 1606, Shakespeare’s great productivity had ebbed. But that year, at age forty-two, he fo...more

  • 471: 7/8 The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, by James Shapiro

    Sep 22 2020

    Image: The Historie of King Lear, by William Shakespeare (1564-1616)The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606,by James Shapiro  The preeminent Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro shows how the tumultuous events in 1606 influenced three of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies written that year: King Lear, Macbeth, and Antony and Cleopatra. “The Year of Lear is irresistible—a banquet of wisdom” (The New York Times Book Review). In the years leading up to 1606, Shakespeare’s great productivity had ebbed. Bu...more

  • 471: 6/8 The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, by James Shapiro

    Sep 22 2020

    Image: Gunpowder PlotThe Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606,by James Shapiro  The preeminent Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro shows how the tumultuous events in 1606 influenced three of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies written that year: King Lear, Macbeth, and Antony and Cleopatra. “The Year of Lear is irresistible—a banquet of wisdom” (The New York Times Book Review). In the years leading up to 1606, Shakespeare’s great productivity had ebbed. But that year, at age forty-two, he found his foo...more

  • 471: 5/8 The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, by James Shapiro

    Sep 22 2020

    Image: William ShakespeareThe Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606,by James Shapiro  The preeminent Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro shows how the tumultuous events in 1606 influenced three of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies written that year: King Lear, Macbeth, and Antony and Cleopatra. “The Year of Lear is irresistible—a banquet of wisdom” (The New York Times Book Review). In the years leading up to 1606, Shakespeare’s great productivity had ebbed. But that year, at age forty-two, he found hi...more

  • 471: 4/8 The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, by James Shapiro

    Sep 22 2020

    Image:  Second Globe Theatre, detail from Hollar's View of London, 1647. Hollar sketched the building from life, but only later assembled the drawings into this View; he mislabelled his images of The Globe and the nearby bear-baiting enclosure. Here, the correct label has been restored. The small building to the left supplied food- and ale-sellers at the theatreThe Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606,by James Shapiro  The preeminent Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro shows how the tumultuous events...more

  • 470: 3/8 The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, by James Shapiro

    Sep 22 2020

    Image: Virginia in 1606.  Composite plate of reproductions of engravings featuring: John Smith, James I, Pocahontas, Capt. Newport, Bacon and Berkeley, Delaware, and Sandys.The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606,by James Shapiro  The preeminent Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro shows how the tumultuous events in 1606 influenced three of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies written that year: King Lear, Macbeth, and Antony and Cleopatra. “The Year of Lear is irresistible—a banquet of wisdom” (The New ...more

  • 470: 2/8 The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, by James Shapiro

    Sep 22 2020

    Image: The city of Amsterdam in 1606. The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606,by James Shapiro  The preeminent Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro shows how the tumultuous events in 1606 influenced three of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies written that year: King Lear, Macbeth, and Antony and Cleopatra. “The Year of Lear is irresistible—a banquet of wisdom” (The New York Times Book Review). In the years leading up to 1606, Shakespeare’s great productivity had ebbed. But that year, at age forty-two,...more

  • 470: 1/8 The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, by James Shapiro

    Sep 22 2020

    Image: Book coverThe Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606,by James Shapiro  The preeminent Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro shows how the tumultuous events in 1606 influenced three of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies written that year: King Lear, Macbeth, and Antony and Cleopatra. “The Year of Lear is irresistible—a banquet of wisdom” (The New York Times Book Review). In the years leading up to 1606, Shakespeare’s great productivity had ebbed. But that year, at age forty-two, he found his footing...more

  • 469: GOP conservative base would be content with either Barrett or Lagoa. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:This untitled illustration by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on November 8, 1905, depicts William Randolph Hearst, who ran for mayor of New York in the 1905 election, sitting at his desk while being taunted by the Tammany Tiger as election results came in showing powerful Tammany-backed candidate George B. McClellan Jr. to be the winner.Berryman Political Cartoon Collection http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler...more

  • 469: Democrat court-packing is more radical than anything the GOP proposes. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:1888Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 32, (1888 June 28), p. 61.Wood engraving after Carl Becter.Title and other information transcribed from caption card. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowDemocrat court-packing is more radical than anything the GOP proposes.  @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatnesshttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/09/replacing-justice-ginsburg-politics-not-precedent/

  • 469: The UN Security Council ignores the Islamic Republic of Iran's suspect nuclear weapons program and all other violations of arms sanctions.

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:1979Armed men crouching behind sandbag barricade in street, Tehran, Iran.Title from photographer. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe UN Security Council ignores the Islamic Republic of Iran's suspect nuclear weapons program and all other violations of arms sanctions. US says all UN sanctions on Iran restored, but world yawnshttps://apnews.com/8fe3bff342135cb4817629499e59964a

  • 469: "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Inkwell of the Second Temple Period. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:1750 InkwellMade in Mexico http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow"Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Inkwell of the Second Temple Period. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness Second Temple Era Inkwell Discovered in Gush Etzionhttps://www.newsbreak.com/news/2063650044795/second-temple-era-inkwell-discovered-in-gush-etzion

  • 468: PRC "Hoovers up" the data of all leadership worldwide; & What is to be done? Rich Fisher, International Assessment and Strategy Center @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Sep 22 2020

    Image:  "The Thief Falls Through the Skylight in the Bedroom", Folio from a Kalila wa Dimna Rick Fisher, Intl Assessment and Strategy Center, and Gordon Chang, Daily Beast, in re: Shenzhen Zhenhua Data Technology, a so-called private corporation in China, gathers data, incl in the US: esp military targets.  Hoovers up vast amounts of data, share it with Chinese govt and military. Providing data to Ministry of State Security or PLA, or the like.  Aerospace, automotive, energy: all industries in w...more

  • 468: PRC arrests and detains without habeas corpus. @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

    Sep 22 2020

    Image:  Arrest of criminals in old China Michael Yon, East Asia correspondent, and Gordon Chang, Daily Beast, in re: PRC arrests and detains without habeas corpus.  https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/china-confirms-12-hong-kong-activists-detained-jw956gshs 

  • 468: Al Qaeda is not on the road to defeat. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Sep 22 2020

    Image:  During a search and destroy mission members of a US Navy (USN) Seal Team discover a large cache of Al Qaeda and Taliban forces munitions in a cave in the Zhawar Kili area of Eastern Afghanistan. USN Special Operations Forces (SOF) are conducting missions in Afghanistan in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM Tom Joscelyn, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies; & Senior Editor for FDD's Long War Journal; and Bill Roggio, Long War Journal and FDD; in re:   Al Qaeda is n...more

  • 468: The Taliban is not tired. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Sep 22 2020

    Image:  1986Soldiers ride aboard a Soviet BMD airborne combat vehicle Tom Joscelyn, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies; & Senior Editor for FDD's Long War Journal; and Bill Roggio, Long War Journal and FDD; in re:  The Taliban is not tired.   

  • 467: Threats of FDR's 1937 court-packing awakened in 2021 & What is to be done? @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images.Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:124).Forms part of the Selects Series in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp:/...more

  • 467: Who was the tireless Ruth Bader Ginsburg? @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:1890Harvard Law School http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWho was the tireless Ruth Bader Ginsburg? @RichardAEpstein @HooverInsthttps://www.hoover.org/research/trump-and-mcconnell-beware

  • 467: Amy Coney Barrett of Indiana and Barbara Lagoa of Florida are the finalists for the POTUS choice by the weekend. @JohnFund @NRO

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:This illustration entitled "Uncle Sam Might Adopt This Plan With Success", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on April 21, 1899, depicts Uncle Sam as he directs the attention of Cuban General Maximo Gomez to $3 million that was to be used, with Gomez's agreement, to pay Cuban soldiers to disarm, which would eliminate the possible threat of Cuban soldiers fighting to remove the American Army from its soil at the end of the Spanish-American War.Berryman Po...more

  • 467: McConnell plans a calendar to advise and consent the POTUS nominee before the Election, with confirmation in November, after the Election. @DavidMDrucker @DCExaminer

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo: This illustration entitled, "Mr. Bryan Will Stick by Judge Parker, but Reserves the Right to Write", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on July 19, 1904, shows William Jennings Bryan riding the Democratic Party donkey with Judge Alton B. Parker, but facing backward making notes, which shows Bryan's reluctance to commit to Parker's platform.Berryman Political Cartoon Collection http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesPar...more

  • 465: Athenia Torpedoed: 4of4: The U-Boat Attack that Ignited the Battle of the Atlantic Kindle Edition. by Francis M. Carroll (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo: 1942 Die U-Boote laufen ein  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Athenia Torpedoed: 4of4: The U-Boat Attack that Ignited the Battle of the Atlantic Kindle Edition. by Francis M. Carroll  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition.  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CW0S1U2/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0 his book is an account of a disaster at sea, the sinking by a German submarine of the passenger liner Athenia s...more

  • 465: Athenia Torpedoed: 3of4: The U-Boat Attack that Ignited the Battle of the Atlantic Kindle Edition. by Francis M. Carroll (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:U-Boat 110, Electric Control RoomThis photograph shows the U-Boat 110, a German Submarine that was sunk and risen in 1918. This photograph shows the Submarine's Electric Control Room, including its switch gear. ..Reference: DS.SWH/5/3/2/14/1/58..This image is taken from an album of photographs found in the Swan Hunter shipbuilders collection at Tyne & Wear Archives. The album is from 1918 and documents the U.B. 110 before she was scrapped on the dry docks of Swan Hunter Wigham Richards...more

  • 465: Athenia Torpedoed: 2of4: The U-Boat Attack that Ignited the Battle of the Atlantic Kindle Edition. by Francis M. Carroll (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:Turning the tables: the PRIZE hoisting the white ensign and opening fire on the U-boat at short range  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Athenia Torpedoed: 2of4: The U-Boat Attack that Ignited the Battle of the Atlantic Kindle Edition. by Francis M. Carroll  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition.  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CW0S1U2/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0 his book is an account of a disaster a...more

  • 465: Athenia Torpedoed: 1of4: The U-Boat Attack that Ignited the Battle of the Atlantic Kindle Edition. by Francis M. Carroll (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

    Sep 22 2020

    Photo:1900 U-Boat survivors  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Athenia Torpedoed: 1of4: The U-Boat Attack that Ignited the Battle of the Atlantic Kindle Edition. by Francis M. Carroll  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition.  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CW0S1U2/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0 his book is an account of a disaster at sea, the sinking by a German submarine of the passenger liner Athenia sailing ...more

  • 466: Guest Podcast: Rich Valdes: This is America

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo:1933 Boulder Dam, (i.e. Hoover Dam) between Arizona and Nevada. Placing concrete in the sidewall of the Nevada spillway. A 2 cubic yard bottom-dump bucket is being handled by crane. Note the manner in which the panels are staggered  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowGuest Podcast: Rich Valdes: This is America.https://www.facebook.com/RichValdesCompany/

  • 465: Lincoln's Code: 4of4: The Laws of War in American History Kindle Edition. by John Fabian Witt (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo: 1860Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1860 May 26.Presentation an American lady to the Japanese Ambassadors at Willard's, Washington  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lincoln's Code: 4of4: The Laws of War in American History Kindle Edition. by John Fabian Witt  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005HF4DZG/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i1In the closing days of 1862, just three weeks befor...more

  • 465: Lincoln's Code: 3of4: The Laws of War in American History Kindle Edition. by John Fabian Witt (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo:1860 Washington Monument as it stood for 25 years.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lincoln's Code: 3of4: The Laws of War in American History Kindle Edition. by John Fabian Witt  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005HF4DZG/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i1In the closing days of 1862, just three weeks before Emancipation, the administration of Abraham Lincoln commissioned a code set...more

  • 465: Lincoln's Code: 2of4: The Laws of War in American History Kindle Edition. by John Fabian Witt (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo: 1860 Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1860 Dec. 15, p. 793.Assembling of Congress, Hall of Representatives, Washington City, December 3, 1860 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lincoln's Code: 2of4: The Laws of War in American History Kindle Edition. by John Fabian Witt  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005HF4DZG/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i1In the closing days of 1862, just three we...more

  • 465: Lincoln's Code: 1of4: The Laws of War in American History Kindle Edition. by John Fabian Witt (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo: 1860 U.S. Treasury before completion. Washington, D.C.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lincoln's Code: 1of4: The Laws of War in American History Kindle Edition. by John Fabian Witt  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005HF4DZG/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i1In the closing days of 1862, just three weeks before Emancipation, the administration of Abraham Lincoln commissioned a cod...more

  • 465: Inferno: 4of4: The World at War, 1939-1945 Kindle Edition. by Max Hastings (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo:1944 -1945.17.5 cm x 12.2 cm 1 Black and white photograph..Canadian Women's Army Corps, World War 2.  CWAC warming themselves by an outdoor fire...To obtain high quality and larger reproductions of this image please visit the Galt Museum & Archives website: www.galtmuseum.com/archives.htm ( http://www.galtmuseum.com/archives.htm )  and include thIs number in your request:..P19891053004  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @Ba...more

  • 465: Inferno: 3of4: The World at War, 1939-1945 Kindle Edition. by Max Hastings (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo:Air-raid precaution exercise in Flakhaven in Odense, 1940  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Inferno: 3of4: The World at War, 1939-1945 Kindle Edition. by Max Hastings (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Inferno-World-at-War-1939-1945-ebook/dp/B004SOQ198/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=hastings+inferno&qid=1600652136&s=digital-text&sr=1-1World War II involved tens of millions of so...more

  • 465: Inferno: 2of4: The World at War, 1939-1945 Kindle Edition. by Max Hastings (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo:The bombing was a part of the Operation Carthage. The bombs where ment to hit the Shellhouse (Gestapo's head quarter), but one of the pilots dropped the bombs over the school because it lost control over the plane. After that the other pilots thought the school was the Shellhouse and dropped their bombs as well..86 children and 18 adults died at the school...More images from The Museum of Danish Resistance: erez.natmus.dk/FHMbilleder/Site/index.jsp ( http://erez.natmus.dk/FHMbilleder/Site/...more

  • 465: Inferno: 1of4: The World at War, 1939-1945 Kindle Edition. by Max Hastings (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 21 2020

    Photo:Final assembly plant for the Hurricane Sea plane, Canadian Car and Foundry Co.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Inferno: 1of4: The World at War, 1939-1945 Kindle Edition. by Max Hastings (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Inferno-World-at-War-1939-1945-ebook/dp/B004SOQ198/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=hastings+inferno&qid=1600652136&s=digital-text&sr=1-1World War II involved t...more

  • 464: 6/6 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime

    Sep 21 2020

    Image:  Truman was so widely expected to lose the 1948 election that the Chicago Tribune had printed papers with this erroneous headline when few returns were in. The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime           “A. J. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. This is history and humanity in lush, vivid color.”—Doug Stanton, author of The Odyssey of Echo Company  Heroes are often defined as ordina...more

  • 464: 5/6 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime

    Sep 21 2020

    Image:  Truman announces Japan's surrender, August 14, 1945 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime           “A. J. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. This is history and humanity in lush, vivid color.”—Doug Stanton, author of The Odyssey of Echo Company  Heroes are often defined as ordinary characters who get pushed into extraordinary circumstances and, through courage and a dash of luck, ...more

  • 464: 4/6 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime

    Sep 21 2020

    Image:  Two aerial photos of atomic bomb mushroom clouds, over two Japanese cities in 1945 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime           “A. J. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. This is history and humanity in lush, vivid color.”—Doug Stanton, author of The Odyssey of Echo Company  Heroes are often defined as ordinary characters who get pushed into extraordinary circumstances and, throu...more

  • 464: 3/6 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime

    Sep 21 2020

    Image:   Harry and Bess Truman on their wedding day, June 28, 1919 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime           “A. J. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. This is history and humanity in lush, vivid color.”—Doug Stanton, author of The Odyssey of Echo Company  Heroes are often defined as ordinary characters who get pushed into extraordinary circumstances and, through courage and a dash of...more

  • 463: 2/6 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime

    Sep 21 2020

    Image:  Truman in uniform, ca. 1918 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime           “A. J. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. This is history and humanity in lush, vivid color.”—Doug Stanton, author of The Odyssey of Echo Company  Heroes are often defined as ordinary characters who get pushed into extraordinary circumstances and, through courage and a dash of luck, cement their place in hi...more

  • 463: 1/6 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime

    Sep 21 2020

    Image:  Truman at age 13 in 1897 The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months that Changed the World, by A J Baime           “A. J. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. This is history and humanity in lush, vivid color.”—Doug Stanton, author of The Odyssey of Echo Company  Heroes are often defined as ordinary characters who get pushed into extraordinary circumstances and, through courage and a dash of luck, cement their place in histor...more

  • 462: 4/4 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan

    Sep 20 2020

    Image:  Nixon displays the V-for-victory sign as he departs the White House after resigning, August 9, 1974The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career was declared dead by Washington press and politicians alike. Yet on January 20, 1969, just six years after he had said his pol...more

  • 462: 3/4 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan

    Sep 20 2020

    Image:   A photo of the Watergate Complex taken from a DC-9-80 inbound to Washington National Airport on January 8, 2006.The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career was declared dead by Washington press and politicians alike. Yet on January 20, 1969, just six years after he ha...more

  • 462: 2/4 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan

    Sep 20 2020

    Image:  Lieutenant Commander Richard Nixon, United States Navy (circa 1945)The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career was declared dead by Washington press and politicians alike. Yet on January 20, 1969, just six years after he had said his political life was over, Nixon woul...more

  • 462: 1/4 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan

    Sep 20 2020

    Image:  Nixon (second from right) makes his newspaper debut in 1916, contributing five cents to a fund for war orphans. His brother Donald is to his right.The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career was declared dead by Washington press and politicians alike. Yet on January 20...more

  • 461: Dewey Defeats Truman: 4of4: The 1948 Election and the Battle for America's Soul Kindle Editionby A. J. Baime (Author) . Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 20 2020

    Photo:1948Filmming of "On an Island with You," Anna Maria Island, Florida..Date: ca. 1948..General note: "On an Island with You," is a 1948 musical romantic comedy directed by Richard Thorpe. It starred Esther Williams, Peter Lawford, Ricardo Montalban, Cyd Charisse, and Kathryn Beaumont...Physical descrip: 1 transparency - col. - 4 x 5 in...Series Title: Joseph Janney Steinmetz Collection ( http://floridamemory.com/photographiccollection/collections/?id=49 ) ..Repository:  State  Library and Ar...more

  • 461: Dewey Defeats Truman: 3of4: The 1948 Election and the Battle for America's Soul Kindle Editionby A. J. Baime (Author) . Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 20 2020

    Photo:1948Local call number: JJS0007A ..Title: Brooklyn Dodgers spring training: Vero Beach, Florida..Date: March 1949..General note: The Brooklyn Dodgers were one of the first major league baseball teams to conduct spring training in Florida, establishing their operations at Vero Beach in 1948...Physical descrip: 1 photonegative - b&w - 60 mm...Series Title: Joseph Janney Steinmetz Collection ( http://floridamemory.com/photographiccollection/collections/?id=49 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com...more

  • 461: Dewey Defeats Truman: 2of4: The 1948 Election and the Battle for America's Soul Kindle Editionby A. J. Baime (Author) . Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 20 2020

    Photo:1948Persistent URL: floridamemory.com/items/show/53299 ( http://floridamemory.com/items/show/53299 ) ..Local call number: SP02408..Title: Unidentified men with the "Town Shopper" in San Diego, California..Date: 1948..Physical descrip: 1 photograph - b&w - 8 x 10 in...Series Title: Print Collections ( http://floridamemory.com/photographiccollection/collections/?id=37 ) ..Repository:  State  Library and Archives of Florida ( http://www.floridamemory.com/ ) .500 S. Bronough St., Tallahass...more

  • 461: Dewey Defeats Truman: 1of4: The 1948 Election and the Battle for America's Soul Kindle Editionby A. J. Baime (Author) . Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 20 2020

    Photo:1948The Olympic Games 100 metres final at Wembley Stadium with Harrison Dillard of USA winning in 10.3 seconds. This equals the previous best Olympic performances of Eddie Tolan in 1932 and Jessie Owens in 1936. Dillard (b.1923) failed to qualify for the 110 metres hurdles, his speciality, at the Olympic trials but did qualify in third and last place for the 100 metres event. Dillard went on to qualify for the 110 metres hurdle event at the Olympics in Helsinki in 1952 and won gold.     .....more

  • 462: 4/4 The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern, by Tod Lindberg

    Sep 20 2020

    Image:  Joseph Campbell and Jean Erdman c. 1939The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern, by Tod Lindberg      What does it mean to be a hero? In The Heroic Heart, Tod Lindberg traces the quality of heroic greatness from its most distant origin in human prehistory to the present day. The designation of “hero” once conjured mainly the prowess of conquerors and kings slaying their enemies on the battlefield. Heroes in the modern world come in many varieties, from teachers and mentors making a...more

  • 462: 3/4 The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient an d Modern, by Tod Lindberg

    Sep 20 2020

    Image:  Japanese print depicting Carlyle's horror at the burning of his manuscript of The French Revolution: A HistoryThe Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern, by Tod Lindberg      What does it mean to be a hero? In The Heroic Heart, Tod Lindberg traces the quality of heroic greatness from its most distant origin in human prehistory to the present day. The designation of “hero” once conjured mainly the prowess of conquerors and kings slaying their enemies on the battlefield. Heroes in the ...more

  • 462: 2/4 The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern, by Tod Lindberg

    Sep 20 2020

    Image:  The Yarnell Fire began on Jun. 28, 2013, from a lightning strike and is approximately 1.5 miles from Yarnell, AZ.  On June 30, it overran and killed 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots. Just one of the hotshots on the crew survived—he was posted as a lookout on the fire and was not with the others when the fire overtook them.  U.S. Forest Service photo.The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern, by Tod Lindberg      What does it mean to be a hero? In The Heroic Heart, Tod Lin...more

  • 462: 1/4 The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern, by Tod Lindberg

    Sep 20 2020

    Image:  Odysseus and the Sirens, Ulixes mosaic at the Bardo National Museum in Tunis, Tunisia, 2nd century ADThe Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern, by Tod Lindberg      What does it mean to be a hero? In The Heroic Heart, Tod Lindberg traces the quality of heroic greatness from its most distant origin in human prehistory to the present day. The designation of “hero” once conjured mainly the prowess of conquerors and kings slaying their enemies on the battlefield. Heroes in the modern wo...more

  • 461: What can go wrong and why with a virus vaccine by November: 2of2: @HehryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Sep 20 2020

    Photo:1903This illustration entitled, "Presidential Callers", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on October 18, 1903, shows squabbling Republican Party leaders of Maryland coming to the White House, where they have been invited by President Roosevelt to find a way to iron out their differences.Berryman Political Cartoon Collection http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhat can go wrong and...more

  • 461: What can go wrong and why with a virus vaccine by November: 1of2: @HehryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Sep 20 2020

    Photo:his illustration entitled, The Democratic "Elaine", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on July 3, 1904, shows Judge Alton B. Parker, as the Democratic nominee for President, steering the Democratic Party toward heartbreak in the 1904 Presidential Election. This is a direct comparison to Elaine of Astolat of Arthurian legend.Berryman Political Cartoon Collection http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter...more

  • 461: The next scheduled Solar Maximum is 2025, and we don't much know why it will be weak. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 20 2020

    Photo:1941And this is also a poor place. Sunlight causes some foods to fade. Direct sunshine makes too much heat for the jars  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe next scheduled Solar Maximum is 2025, and we don't much know why it will be weak.  Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/?s=solar+maximum

  • 460: Prepping a three-booster Moon lander. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:Photo of Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Director Dr. Wernher von Braun at his desk with moon lander in background and rocket models on his desk. Dr. von Braun served as Marshall's first director from 1960 until his transfer to NASA Headquarters in 1970 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowPrepping a three-booster Moon lander.  Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-i...more

  • 460: Last days of the 2020 census under the shadow of the virus and bad weather. And prepping the Transition. @FRoseDC. @WJLA

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:1935 [Dust storm, Elkhart, Kan.]  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowLast days of the 2020 census under the shadow of the virus and bad weather. And prepping the Transition. @FRoseDC. @WJLADeadline approaching for Census despite COVIDhttps://govmatters.tv/covid-19-and-extreme-weather-making-it-difficult-to-get-accurate-census-count/Presidential transition process under way for both Trump and Bidenhttps://govmatters....more

  • 460: #TheScalaReport: The shape of retail things to come after the virus. And London is going back to the office. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:1910 [Department store window, handkerchiefs]  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#TheScalaReport:  The shape of retail things to come after the virus.  And London is going back to the office. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com  #ScalaAPShttps://risnews.com/mall-owners-set-buy-jcpenney-century-21-closing-all-stores

  • 460: #NewAmericanCivilWar: 2of2: Imagining and planning the violence following a stolen election 2020. Michael Vlahos Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:Significance: Fort Gaddis is the oldest known building in Fayette County and the second oldest log building in western Pennsylvania. It was built ca. 1769-74 by Thomas Gaddis who was in charge of the defense of the region and his home was probably designated as a site for community meetings and shelter in times of emergency, hence the term "Fort Gaddis," probably a 19th century appellation. During the Whiskey Rebellion a Liberty Pole was erected at the house during a rally in support of th...more

  • 460: #NewAmericanCivilWar: 1of2: Imagining and planning the violence following a stolen election 2020. Michael Vlahos Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:Near Braddock, Pa., where Edward Braddock's army was defeated, July 9, 1755; also scene of meeting of "Whiskey Rebels" and Pennsylvania MIlitia for their march on Pittsburg, Aug. 1, 1794.H119272 U.S. Copyright Office.Photo of engraving by A.W. Graham of painting by Paul Weber.This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.Caption card tracings: US Hist. 1794 (Whiskey Rebellion); Pa. Braddock region; U.S. History 9 July 1755; French & Indian War, 1755-1763; Artists, Publ. I...more

  • 459: Pluses, possibilities and pitfalls of the unfinished Paycheck Protection Program. @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:  1890 Pay day, U.S. Naval Academy  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowPluses, possibilities and pitfalls of the unfinished Paycheck Protection Program.  @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirerThere's an easier way to get another round of PPP accomplishedhttps://thehill.com/opinion/finance/516659-theres-an-easier-way-to-get-another-round-of-ppp-accomplished?rnd=1600267701PPP loans hide a painful kicker: A big tax billh...more

  • 459: #SmallBusinessAmerica: Builders lead the charge to recovery. @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo: 1915 Maskinistbolig Eidsfossen 18/11-1915  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#SmallBusinessAmerica: Builders lead the charge to recovery. @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirerBuilder Confidence Soars to an All-Time High, http://nahbnow.com/2020/09/builder-confidence-soars-to-an-all-time-high-lumber-risks-remain/  Industrial production rose 0.4 percent in August for its fourth consecutive monthly increase. However,...more

  • 459: Surprising to all, Law & Order is on the ballot 2020. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:1940Deputy sheriff and constable talking, Mogollon, New Mexico  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowSurprising to all, Law & Order is on the ballot 2020. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinionhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/democrat-madness-11600296765?st=0j7170x27nek4kd&reflink=article_copyURL_share

  • 459: #PacificWatch:The SoCal Bobcat fire feeds on decades of unmanaged undergrowth & What is to be done? @JCBliss

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo: 14235, Cloyne, Addington Highlands, Lennox and Addington County, Ontario, Canada, K0H 1K0, 44.81867, -77.18584 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#PacificWatch:The SoCal Bobcat fire feeds on decades of unmanaged undergrowth & What is to be done? @JCBlisshttps://www.technologyreview.com/2020/09/17/1008473/wildfires-california-prescribed-burns-climate-change-forests/

  • 458: White House signing ceremony for the Abraham Accords promises more peace ahead. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:STS-35 Earth observation taken aboard Columbia, Orbiter Vehicle (OV) 102, is of the Persian Gulf area. Major cities and oilfields of the countries of Saudi Arabia (foreground), Iraq (top left), Iran (top center and top right), Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, and a portion of the United Arab Emirates are visible in this scene. The cities are the large whitish areas of city lights. Flares characteristic of the Mid-East oil field practices are visible both onshore and offshore throughout the scene. M...more

  • 458: Why did Jeff Bezos buy the Washington Post in 2013? @LeeSmithDC

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo:This untitled illustration by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on March 12, 1905, depicts President Theodore Roosevelt dealing a hand of cards in his "Square Deal" domestic program policy, which delighted the Democratic donkey, but made the Republican elephant somewhat nervous.Berryman Political Cartoon Collection http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhy did Jeff Bezos buy the Washin...more

  • 458: BDS anti-semitism in New York City governance & What is to be done? @IsraelNitzan Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @IsraelinNewYork

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo: 1957 [United Nations - Translators Cabin]  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowBDS anti-semitism in New York City governance & What is to be done? @IsraelNitzan Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @IsraelinNewYorkAs Acting Consul General, Israel Nitzan coordinates the political work at the Israeli Consulate in New York. Israel develops and maintains relations with national, state, and local elected officials as well ...more

  • 458: Hamas rockets Israel during the signing of the Abraham Accords & What is to be done? @LTCJonathan @IDF Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Sep 19 2020

    Photo: 1898 Gaza ruins  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowGaza Hamas rockets Israel during the signing of the Abraham Accords & What is to be done? @LTCJonathan @IDF Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres Head of the International Media Branch of the IDF Spokesperson's Unit, Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus is the IDF's Spokesperson to the world.  ·         https://www.jpost.com/arab-israeli-conflict/gaza-news/israeli-aircraft-str...more

  • 458: Uneasy El Salvador and unreliable Guatemala & What is to be done?. @MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo:1911GUATEMALA. STREET SCENE, GUATEMALA CITY  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowUneasy El Salvador and unreliable Guatemala & What is to be done?. @MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion https://www.wsj.com/articles/trouble-brewing-in-central-america-11600028832

  • 458: The growing dangers of BDS even after the Abraham Accords. David Peyman, US State Department Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe growing dangers of BDS even after the Abraham Accords. David Peyman, US State Department Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_presDavid Peyman is the US State Department’s deputy special envoy to combat antisemitism for BDS, Eurasia and special projects. ●        https://www.algemeiner.com/2020/09/09/us-state-department-planning-expanded-campaign-using-all-legal-and-policy-tools-to-comba...more

  • 457: Gavin Newsom opines, "This is all your fault, you climate deniers." @VDHanson @HooverInst

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo:1966 Forest Fire Equipment: Fire Trucks - California  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowGavin Newsom claims, "This is all your fault, you climate deniers."  @VDHanson @HooverInsthttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/09/california-forest-fires-taxes-homelessness-same-old-fall-problems/#slide-1

  • 457: "His campaign was quite correct in saying that the downside of staging this Oz-like figure was not as much as the downside of letting him loose..." @VDHanson

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo:baum l frank lyman frank 1856 1919 wizard of oz illustrationsdrawingsthe miriam and ira d wallach division of art prints and photographs print collectionpen and ink drawings for the wizard of oz by frank l baumchapter xvdenslow w w william wallace 1856 1915 artist  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow"His campaign was quite correct in saying that the downside of staging this Oz-like figure was not as much as the down...more

  • 456: Did the Democrats and Biden forget to mention the disorder in the cities until Kenosha? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: 1941 Cheese market on U.S. 41, Kenosha County, Wisconsin  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowDid the Democrats and Biden forget to mention the disorder in the cities until Kenosha? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

  • 456: AG Barr recommends seditious-conspiracy statute, Section 2384. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: 1900 Sing Sing Prison. (Prisoners going to work.)  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowAG Barr recommends seditious-conspiracy statute, Section 2384. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatnesshttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/09/yes-the-doj-should-charge-violent-anti-american-radicals-with-seditious-conspiracy/

  • 456: "The whole Democrat Party has become a hostage to ideology." @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: 1905 DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow"The whole Democrat Party has become a hostage to ideology." @SebGorka #AmericaFirst 

  • 456: The campaigning Democrats flee in silence from the Abraham Accords. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: 1934 Arab cauliflower vendor  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe campaigning Democrats flee in silence from the Abraham Accords. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

  • 455: The mystery of the elegant prose of Peggy Noonan choosing a cancer metaphor to deride POTUS. @ConradMBlack @TheAmGreatness

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: 1910 Circulating library, the New York Public Library  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe mystery of the elegant prose of Peggy Noonan choosing a cancer metaphor to deride POTUS. @ConradMBlack @TheAmGreatness

  • 455: Universal family leave is an expensive glass-ceiling for women in Scandinavia: will it succeed in the US? @VerodeRugy @Mercatus

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: 1885This image has been taken from scan 000123 from "Sketches in Holland and Scandinavia". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr photostream http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowUniversal family leave is an expensive glass-ceiling for women in Scandinavia: will it succeed in the US? @VerodeRugy @Mercatushttps://www.mercatus.org/public...more

  • 455: Judy Shelton advocating the Gold Standard frightens the status quo in the Senate. @JohnTanmy @RealClearMarkets

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo:The Argo Gold Mine and Mill, a former mining and milling property consisting of a gold mine and gold mill in Idaho Springs, Colorado, built at the entrance of the Argo TunnelTitle, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer.The tunnel was built between 1893 and 1910 to drain the gold mines in Virginia Canyon, Gilpin Gulch, Russell Gulch, Quartz Hill, Nevadaville, and Central City and allow easier ore removal. The mill was built at the entrance of the tunnel to proc...more

  • 455: The recovery underway while the Pelosi-led Democrats stall. @TreasurySpox @MonicaCrowley

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: The 1855 Findlay Market, Ohio's oldest surviving public market in the now-gentrified (in 2016) Over-the-Rhine neighborhood of Cincinnati, Ohio  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe recovery underway while the Pelosi-led Democrats stall. @TreasurySpox @MonicaCrowley https://www.cnbc.com/2020/09/14/steven-mnuchin-now-isnt-the-time-to-worry-about-the-deficit-fed-balance-sheet.html

  • 454: Calculating the long term national costs for the school lockdowns of 2020. @EricHanushek @HooverInst

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: 1889Back of photo states:.Hornick School SS No. 11.Cost $250.00 to build and furnish, year 1890.Caretaker paid 5 cents a day...Excerpt from: 'Schools of Kaladar Townshhip' by Eileen Flieler (The Pioneer Times, Newsletter of the CDHS Spring 2015):..'SS#11–Hornick's School (1889–1900), according to the original minute book was built on Wilson Vance's lot and was erected by James Freeburn and sons. SS#11 was formed when school section #2 was divided. Up until then the students went to Flinto...more

  • 454: What explains rust on the moon, front and back? Shuai Li, University of Hawaii. David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: 2014A perigee full moon or supermoon is seen, Sunday, August 10, 2014, in Washington. A supermoon occurs when the moon’s orbit is closest (perigee) to Earth at the same time it is full. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhat explains rust on the moon, front and back?  Shuai Li, University of Hawaii. David Livingston, SpaceShow.comhttps://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/the-moon-is-rustin...more

  • 454: In defense of Dr. Scott Atlas from the suspiciously partisan: 2of2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo:1939 Patient being prepared for operation, Herring Hospital (private), Herrin, IllinoisRothstein, Arthur, 1915-1985, photographer  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowIn defense of Dr. Scott Atlas from the suspiciously partisan: 2of2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInsthttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/09/scott-atlas-attacked-for-joining-white-house-covid-19-task-force/

  • 454: In defense of Dr. Scott Atlas from the suspiciously partisan: 1of2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo:1900 Coolgardie Hospital, W.A. - circa 1900  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowIn defense of Dr. Scott Atlas from the suspiciously partisan: 1of2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInsthttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/09/scott-atlas-attacked-for-joining-white-house-covid-19-task-force/

  • 454: The trouble with TikTok and WeChat is the PRC. Dr. Weifeng Zhong, Senior Research Fellow. @Mercatus

    Sep 18 2020

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe trouble with TikTok and WeChat is the PRC. Dr. Weifeng Zhong, Senior Research Fellow. @Mercatushttps://www.wsj.com/articles/white-house-concerns-grow-over-emerging-tiktok-deal-with-oracle-11600359798?mod=hp_lead_pos1

  • 453: The Belarus crisis: democracy challenges autocracy. Jonatan Vseviov @vseviov Republic of Estonia Ambassador to the US. @Estonia_in_US Christopher Nixon Cox.

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:View of Vitebsk in the early 19th century by Józef Peszka. Józef Peszka - Віктар Барысенкаў, Таямніцы Віцебска right:Greek Catholic church of Christ Resurrection in Vitsebsk, left: non existent catholic church of Saint Anthony. Public Domain File:Viciebsk, Rynak-Vialikaja. Віцебск, Рынак-Вялікая (J. Pieška, 1800).jpg Created: circa 1800 date QS:P,+1800-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @Batch...more

  • 453: The Abraham Accord illustrates that Azerbaijan's friendship with Israel has established a trend for peace in Asia. Except for Armenia. @ElinSuleymanov Christopher Nixon Cox

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:Photograph shows the Summer Centre for Public Gatherings which first opened in 1912 as a club for upper-class Baku society. It is now called the Magomayev Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall. (Source: researcher A. Yusubov, 2015) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe Abraham Accord illustrates that Azerbaijan's friendship with Israel has established a trend for peace in Asia. Except for Armenia. @ElinSuleymanov Chri...more

  • 452: State of the City, the State, the Union: "They're staying away because they don't feel safe." John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable @JohnCats.

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:1860 The Five Points in 1859, view taken from the corner of Worth and Little Water St.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowState of the City, the State, the Union: "They're staying away because they don't feel safe."  John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable @JohnCats.https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/516137-more-than-160-executives-critique-de-blasios-leadership-amid-pandemic

  • 452: Confronting the PRC at sea, the US lacks an adequate industrial base. James Holmes, @NavalWarCollege @GordonGChang

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:  AMS-133 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowConfronting the PRC at sea, the US lacks an adequate industrial base. James Holmes, @NavalWarCollege @GordonGChanghttps://nationalinterest.org/blog/reboot/war-china-shipyards-are-americas-achilles-heel-168921

  • 452: India considers liberating Tibet from the PRC. @CleoPaskal @FDD @GordonGChang

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:  Tibetan holy tanka, Sakya Pandita http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowIndia considers liberating Tibet from the PRC. @CleoPaskal @FDD @GordonGChang 

  • 452: What does the PRC want in Earth orbit and beyond? Brandon Weichert. @GordonGChang

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo: Chinese fire arrows.  Fire arrows were one of the earliest forms of weaponized gunpowder, being used from the ninth century onward. Not to be confused with earlier incendiary arrow projectiles, the fire arrow was a gunpowder weapon that receives its name from the translated Chinese term huǒjiàn (火箭), which literally means fire arrow. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhat does the PRC want in Earth Orbit and beyon...more

  • 452: At 33 PE, the market grows to Heaven while watching Trump and Biden, or not? @BrettArends @Marketwatch

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:  No. 2 Wall Street http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowAt 33 PE, the market grows to Heaven while watching Trump and Biden, or not? @BrettArends @Marketwatchhttps://www.marketwatch.com/story/theres-only-one-person-who-is-looking-out-for-your-retirement-you-11600281642?mod=brett-arends

  • 457: Hayabusa-2, on the way home, looking for another asteroid mission. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:  Hayabusa-2 re-entry http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowHayabusa-2, on the way home, looking for another asteroid mission. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/japan-chooses-hayabusa-2s-next-asteroid-target/

  • 457: Capitalism in space means risk, reward and failure. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:  Just Read the Instructions now on location in the Atlantic in advance of tomorrow's CRS-6 launch, targeted for 4:33pm ET. Since our last landing attempt, the drone ship has been upgraded to tolerate more powerful ocean swells, however weather at the landing site is looking significantly better this time...After Dragon and Falcon 9’s second stage are on their way to orbit, the first stage will execute a controlled reentry through Earth’s atmosphere, targeting touchdown on an autonomous sp...more

  • 457: Pence campaigns for the energy vote of PA, where no one believes Biden-Harris support fossil fuel jobs. @SalenaZito #MiddleofSomewhere

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:  1900Oil rig at Titusville, Pa  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowPence campaigns for the energy vote of PA, where no one believes Biden-Harris support fossil fuel jobs. @SalenaZito #MiddleofSomewherehttps://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/in-pennsylvania-mike-pence-lauds-the-shale-industry

  • 457: Cambria County, Pennsylvania, the working-class Democrats of 2012, moves toward the Republican camp. @SalenaZito #MiddleofSomewhere

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:  Cambria & Indiana Railroad, Blacksmith Shop, .25 miles northwest of Colver, Cambria County, PA http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowCambria County, Pennsylvania, the working-class Democrats of 2012, moves toward the Republican camp. @SalenaZito #MiddleofSomewherehttps://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/the-forgotten-counties-will-make-their-voices-heard

  • 456: After the crisis of the virus, the migrants from Tunisia and Libya have returned to Italy. Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation.

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo: View of Tripoli, Libya http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowAfter the crisis of the virus, the migrants from Tunisia and Libya have returned to Italy. Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation."Instead, Tunisians have accounted for more than 40% of this year’s arrivals in Italy, according to the un’s High Commission for Refugees. The pandemic is responsible for this change, too. It has turned an ailing Tunisian economy into ...more

  • 456: Pritzker of deeply-in-debt Illinois aims to tax the rich even more following the virus and the disorder; & What is to be done?

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo: Jay Pritzker Pavilion by Frank Gehry; Chicago, Illinois.   http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowPritzker of deeply in debt Illinois aims to tax the rich even more following the virus and the disorder & What is to be done? @Adam_Schuster. Budget and tax research director @illinoispolicy. 

  • 456: Strangers have risked everything to get here and taste freedom, not to be told by politicians to lock down their enterprise. @JohnTamny

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo: Visiting card of a Norwegian immigrant to the United States. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowStrangers have risked everything to get here and taste freedom, not to be told by politicians to lockdown their enterprise. @JohnTamnyhttps://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2020/09/03/listing_a_few_of_the_many_reasons_to_celebrate_the_united_states_576205.html

  • 456: Why risk-taking entrepreneurs are America's treasure. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarkets

    Sep 17 2020

    Photo:  Rockefeller, Morgan, and Sage standing in front of the U.S. Treasury while Hanna (?) holds his shin http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhy risk-taking entrepreneurs are America's treasure.  @JohnTamny @RealClearMarketshttps://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2020/09/09/government_spending_is_the_enemy_of_progress_576744.htmlFormer Disney executive Michael Crawford sees a future beyond the paranoid present. Crawfo...more

  • 455: What do the Abraham Accords mean for Beijing, Ankara, Moscow? Gregory Copley, Defense and Foreign Affairs.

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo:   1898 Straatgezicht in Moskou  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhat do the Abraham Accords mean for Beijing, Ankara, Moscow? Gregory Copley, Defense and Foreign Affairs.

  • 454: Nobel Prize for Trump just as unlikely as Trump wins the White House in 2016. @HooverWhelan @HooverInst

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo:1929 Vestibul och biljettluckor Østbanestasjonen (i dagligt tal kallad Østbanen) var en järnvägsstation i Oslo som var slutstation för Hovedbanen till Eidsvoll. Stationen, som uppfördes 1854, ligger vid Jernbanetorget  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowNobel Prize for Trump just as unlikely as Trump wins the White House in 2016. @HooverWhelan @HooverInsthttps://www.forbes.com/sites/billwhalen/2020/09/13/noble-effor...more

  • 454: Law & Order in the Battleground States. @LizPeek @TheHill @FoxNews

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo: 1910 London Strike. Police escort for one van. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowLaw & Order in the Battleground States. @LizPeek @TheHill @FoxNewshttps://www.ajc.com/politics/politics-blog/the-jolt-suburbia-has-every-right-to-be-afraid-gun-couple-says-during-rnc/ILTBMT6H4JFTLPC3BNEPN7PNME/

  • 454: The markets may signal a V-Shaped recovery. @LizPeek @TheHill

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo: 1901Horse-drawn cabs in street.Stereo copyrighted by H.C. White Co.No. 2508.This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.Caption card tracings: Street scenes 1901; Taxicabs; Eng. London Views 1901; Eng London Streets Strand; Photog. I.; Geogr.; Shelf. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe markets may signal a V-Shaped recovery. @LizPeek @TheHillhttps://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/features/us-e...more

  • 454: Studying the deadly riots of the 1960s to puzzle out the origins of the deadly riots of 2020. @GorkaKatie @Heritage

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo: 1886 The Stamp Act riots in Boston http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowStudying the deadly riots of the 1960s to puzzle out the origins of the deadly riots of 2020. @GorkaKatie @Heritagehttps://thefederalist.com/2020/09/14/how-the-1960s-riots-foreshadow-todays-communist-weaponization-of-black-pain/

  • 453: #NewWorld: Venezuela and Iran continue to bait the US. And the Latin American Development Bank gets a US leader. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo:1830 Costumes and Fashion of the People of Peru  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#NewWorld: Venezuela and Iran continue to bait the US. And the Latin American Development Bank gets a US leader. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/trump-nominee-elected-head-latin-american-development-bank-200912201907470.html

  • 453: #NewWorld: Bogota erupts in suspiciously organized anti-police violence. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo: 1911 COLOMBIA. STREET SCENES IN BOGOTA  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#NewWorld: Bogota erupts in suspiciously organized anti-police violence. @jmhumire, @MariaFdaCabal https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/09/colombia-protests-bogota-mayor-calls-reconciliation-200914142005778.html

  • 452: The London virus-time Rule of Eight becomes the Rule of Six. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo: 1951 En avdelning från Kustflottan, som nu gästar London, på väg till Whitehall 31/5 -51.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe London virus-time Rule of Eight becomes the Rule of Six. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-54142699

  • 452: Brexit meets Covid-19 meets Boris Johnson and the Tories. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo:1914 War Crowd in Downing St., London  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowBrexit meets Covid-19 meets Boris Johnson and the Tories. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinionhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/with-covid-brexit-matters-more-than-ever-11599759105

  • 452: Peace between Israel, the UAE and Bahrain in the White House while war-making Iran and Hamas fire rockets. @AaronKleinShow Strategic Adviser to the PM, State of Israel.

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo:1934Jerusalem http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowPeace between Israel, the UAE and Bahrain in the White House while war-making Iran and Hamas fire rockets. @AaronKleinShow Strategic Adviser to the PM, State of Israel.https://www.jpost.com/middle-east/israel-uae-bahrain-sign-game-changing-normalization-deal-watch-live-642368

  • 452: "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Canaanite Winery of the Western Galilee. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo:1898 Sea of Galilee  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow"Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Canaanite Winery of the Western Galilee. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatnesshttps://www.timesofisrael.com/archaeologists-say-earthquake-caused-sudden-disuse-of-canaanite-wine-palace/#gs.fpe0jaA joint Israeli-US team of archaeologists say they may have finally uncovered what caused the sudden abandonment o...more

  • 452: Tehran planning to assassinate a US ambassador & What is to be done? Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo:South Africa.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowTehran planning to assassinate a US ambassador & What is to be done? Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_preshttps://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/iran-assassination-ambassador-south-africa-qassem-soleimani-lana-marks-b439239.html

  • 452: The UK won't give up two ISIS mass-murderers because SAG Barr may execute them. @MarkosKounalakis. @HooverInst

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo: 1615Marteling en executie van Bathasar Gerards, 14 juli 1584. Op een schavot wordt Gerards voor het toegestroomde publiek terechtgesteld, op de Grote Markt te Delft. Met onderschrift van 4 regels in het Latijn. Genummerd 157. Bedrukt op achterzijde met tekst in het Latijn.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe UK won't give up two ISIS mass-murderers because SAG Barr may execute them. @MarkosKounalakis. @HooverInst...more

  • 452: Pennsylvania's voters are buying guns. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion

    Sep 16 2020

    Photo: 1866 Double-Barrel Breech-Loading Pinfire Shotgun http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowPennsylvania's voters are buying guns. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion

  • 451: The progressives seek to segregate the University of Michigan at Dearborn with bizarre categories such as Non-POC (People of Color). @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo:Daughters of Confederacy at Arlington, [11/22/23]  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe progressives seek to segregate the University of Michigan at Dearborn with bizarre categories such as Non-POC (People of Color). @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

  • 451: The strange case of choosing to use a lawsuit for defamation against a sitting POTUS who says he doesn't remember you. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: Frontispice de la deuxième cataracte a la Méditerranée http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe strange case of choosing to use a lawsuit for defamation against a sitting POTUS who says he doesn't remember you. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness https://www.nationalreview.com/2020/09/why-government-lawyers-are-defending-trump/

  • 450: Countdown to Socialism: 4of4: Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes (Author)

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: 1800 New Market, in South Second Street, Philadelphia Countdown to Socialism: 4of4:  Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes  (Author)  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Countdown to Socialism: 4of4:  Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Countdown-Socialism-Devin-Nunes/dp/1641771860 This pamphlet exposes how the Democratic Party has changed beyond recognition. O...more

  • 450: Countdown to Socialism: 3of4: Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes (Author)

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: n1800 Pennsylvania Hospital, in Pine Street Philadelphia  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Countdown to Socialism: 3of4:  Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Countdown-Socialism-Devin-Nunes/dp/1641771860 This pamphlet exposes how the Democratic Party has changed beyond recognition. Once the party of anti-communism and tax-cutting under President Kennedy, it is now dom...more

  • 450: Countdown to Socialism: 2of4: Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes (Author)

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: 1800 High Street, with the First Presbyterian Church - Philadelphia  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Countdown to Socialism: 2of4:  Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Countdown-Socialism-Devin-Nunes/dp/1641771860 This pamphlet exposes how the Democratic Party has changed beyond recognition. Once the party of anti-communism and tax-cutting under President Kennedy, it...more

  • 450: Countdown to Socialism: 1of4: Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes (Author)

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: 1800Old Lutheran Church, in Fifth Street, Philadelphia  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Countdown to Socialism: 1of4:  Paperback – September 15, 2020. by Devin Nunes  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Countdown-Socialism-Devin-Nunes/dp/1641771860 This pamphlet exposes how the Democratic Party has changed beyond recognition. Once the party of anti-communism and tax-cutting under President Kennedy, it is now domin...more

  • 449: Trump Trade vs Biden Trade & What is to be done? @ChristineMcDan @Mercatus

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: 1909U.S. Ship Nantucket, training ship  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowTrump Trade vs Biden Trade & What is to be done?  @ChristineMcDan @Mercatushttps://www.forbes.com/sites/christinemcdaniel/2020/09/08/biden-vs-trump-on-trade/#2cb743644862

  • 449: The surprising stock market enthusiasm over options & What is to be done? @GregoryZuckerman @WSJ

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo:Improper use of forest land. A homestead surrounded by cut-over land. Pine Ridge land use project, Dawes County, Nebraska  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe surprising stock market enthusiasm over options & What is to be done? @GregoryZuckerman @WSJhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/the-wildly-popular-trades-behind-the-markets-swoon-and-surge-11599989400

  • 449: Farewell to the profoundly hip Diana Rigg of the Avengers, 1938-2020. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo:Postcard of London Road from Municipal Offices, Camberley  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowFarewell to the profoundly hip Diana Rigg of the Avengers, 1938-2020. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

  • 449: The Keystone State rebukes Governor Wolf's virus mandates. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: Northeast Railroad Corridor, Amtrak route between Delaware-Pennsylvania & Pennsylvania-New Jersey state lines, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe Keystone State rebukes Governor Wolf's virus mandates. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund  https://www.pennlive.com/news/2020/09/federal-judge-says-gov-wolfs-lockdown-well-intentioned-but-unconstitutional.html

  • 449: Rumors of Xi fraying. Charles Burton, Centre for Advancing Canada's Interests Abroad at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute. @GordonGChang

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: 1900 Street in Peking  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowRumors of Xi fraying. Charles Burton, Centre for Advancing Canada's Interests Abroad at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute. @GordonGChanghttps://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1334061/China-news-coup-xi-jinpin-power-police-xi-jinping-under-control-Mao-style-purge

  • 449: Hong Kong grows angrier over the fate of the boat people. @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo:1910 A street market in Hong Kong, China  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowHong Kong grows angrier over the fate of the boat people. @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang https://www.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN26509R

  • 449: ISIS vs Al Qaeda in the failed state of Mali. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo:1897 The old mosque restored.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowISIS vs Al Qaeda in the failed state of Mali. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDDhttps://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2020/09/generation-jihad-ep-25-another-coup-in-mali.php

  • 449: Al Qaeda's Zawahiri speaks against rivals and boasts of independence 19 years later. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Sep 15 2020

    Photo: 1895 Kach Station and blockhouse near the divide between Harnai and Quetta http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowAl Qaeda's Zawahiri speaks against rivals and boasts of independence 19 years later. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2020/09/zawahiri-asserts-al-qaedas-independence-in-new-message.php

  • 448: An American Betrayal: 4of4: Cherokee Patriots and the Trail of Tears Kindle Edition. by Daniel Blake Smith (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:At upper right corner: Exhibit 8.At upper left corner: Tenth annual report, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes.At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes."Shaded portions represent selections filed on since the opening of Land Office Jan. 1st 1903 to June 30th 1903."Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @Batchel...more

  • 448: An American Betrayal: 3of4: Cherokee Patriots and the Trail of Tears Kindle Edition. by Daniel Blake Smith (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:A caricature of President Martin Van Buren issued during the Panic of 1837, strongly critical of his continuation of predecessor Andrew Jackson's hard-money policies. Particular reference is made to the Specie Circular, a highly unpopular order issued by the Jackson administration in December 1836, directing collectors of public revenues to accept only gold or silver (i.e., "specie") in payment for public lands. Designed to curb speculation, the measure was blamed by administration critics...more

  • 448: An American Betrayal: 2of4: Cherokee Patriots and the Trail of Tears Kindle Edition. by Daniel Blake Smith (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:Print shows Se-Quo-Yah, half-length portrait, seated, facing right, holding Cherokee alphabet.Title from item.Signed on stone at bottom center: R.T.Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1838 by F.W. Greenough, in the Clerks office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna.Another copy in the Rare Books and Special Collections Division in: History of the Indian tribes of North America, with biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs : Embellished wit...more

  • 448: An American Betrayal: 1of4: Cherokee Patriots and the Trail of Tears Kindle Edition. by Daniel Blake Smith (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:History of the Indian tribes of North America : with biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs : embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian gallery in the Department of War, at Washington  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow An American Betrayal: 1of4: Cherokee Patriots and the Trail of Tears Kindle Edition. by Daniel Blake Smith  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www...more

  • 448: Man-Eater: 4of4: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal Kindle Edition. by Harold Schechter (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:1936 Dust storm. Colorado  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Man-Eater: 4of4: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal Kindle Edition. by Harold Schechter  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Man-Eater-Life-Legend-American-Cannibal-ebook/dp/B00T8RIK6C/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=american+cannibal&qid=1600044462&s=digital-text&sr=1-1n the winter of 1873, a small band of prosp...more

  • 448: Man-Eater: 3of4: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal Kindle Edition. by Harold Schechter (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:[Colorado Springs, Colorado. Two automobiles going down mountain road, with horseshoe turn in foreground] / Wiswall(?)1910.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Man-Eater: 3of4: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal Kindle Edition. by Harold Schechter  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Man-Eater-Life-Legend-American-Cannibal-ebook/dp/B00T8RIK6C/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=american+ca...more

  • 448: Man-Eater: 2of4: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal Kindle Edition. by Harold Schechter (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:1905 Down in a Colorado gold mine--taking out ore, Eagle River Canyon, Colorado, U.S.A.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Man-Eater: 2of4: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal Kindle Edition. by Harold Schechter  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Man-Eater-Life-Legend-American-Cannibal-ebook/dp/B00T8RIK6C/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=american+cannibal&qid=1600044462&s=digi...more

  • 448: Man-Eater: 1of4: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal Kindle Edition. by Harold Schechter (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:1901 The Antlers, Colorado Springs  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Man-Eater: 1of4: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal Kindle Edition. by Harold Schechter  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Man-Eater-Life-Legend-American-Cannibal-ebook/dp/B00T8RIK6C/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=american+cannibal&qid=1600044462&s=digital-text&sr=1-1n the winter of 1873, a small band...more

  • 448: Allied Master Strategists: 4of4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Kindle Edition. by David Rigby (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:In the heart of modern Babylon, Piccadilly Circus, London, England  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Allied Master Strategists: 4of4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Kindle Edition. by David Rigby  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Allied-Master-Strategists-Combined-Chiefs-ebook/dp/B00B0YPKM8/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Allied+Master+Strategists&qid=1600044230&s=dig...more

  • 448: Allied Master Strategists: 3of4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Kindle Edition. by David Rigby (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:Trafalgar Square, London, 1886. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Allied Master Strategists: 3of4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Kindle Edition. by David Rigby  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Allied-Master-Strategists-Combined-Chiefs-ebook/dp/B00B0YPKM8/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Allied+Master+Strategists&qid=1600044230&s=digital-text&sr=1-1 Calling the Co...more

  • 448: Allied Master Strategists: 2of4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Kindle Edition. by David Rigby (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo: 1910London Bridge, London http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Allied Master Strategists: 2of4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Kindle Edition. by David Rigby  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Allied-Master-Strategists-Combined-Chiefs-ebook/dp/B00B0YPKM8/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Allied+Master+Strategists&qid=1600044230&s=digital-text&sr=1-1 Calling the Combine...more

  • 448: Allied Master Strategists: 1of4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Kindle Edition. by David Rigby (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:London, England - London buses  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Allied Master Strategists: 1of4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Kindle Edition. by David Rigby  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Allied-Master-Strategists-Combined-Chiefs-ebook/dp/B00B0YPKM8/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Allied+Master+Strategists&qid=1600044230&s=digital-text&sr=1-1 Calling the Co...more

  • 448: The Only Street in Paris: 4of4: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Kindle Edition. by Elaine Sciolino (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo: The Eiffel Tower--Champs de Mars in distance--Paris Exposition, 1900 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Only Street in Paris: 4of4: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Kindle Edition. by Elaine Sciolino  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Only-Street-Paris-Life-Martyrs-ebook/dp/B00TMA91YA/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=Elaine Sciolino, the former Paris Bureau Chief of the New ...more

  • 448: The Only Street in Paris: 3of4: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Kindle Edition. by Elaine Sciolino (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo: 1908 New York - Paris race: cars lined up to start, New York  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Only Street in Paris: 3of4: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Kindle Edition. by Elaine Sciolino  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Only-Street-Paris-Life-Martyrs-ebook/dp/B00TMA91YA/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=Elaine Sciolino, the former Paris Bureau Chief of the New York Ti...more

  • 448: The Only Street in Paris: 2of4: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Kindle Edition. by Elaine Sciolino (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:Skioptikonbild med motiv från Paris. Möjligen från världsutställning Exposition Universelle, 1900. Bilden har förvarats i kartong märkt: ? http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Only Street in Paris: 2of4: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Kindle Edition. by Elaine Sciolino  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Only-Street-Paris-Life-Martyrs-ebook/dp/B00TMA91YA/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&q...more

  • 448: The Only Street in Paris: 1of4: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Kindle Edition. by Elaine Sciolino (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 14 2020

    Photo:Skioptikonbild med motiv från världsutställningen i Paris, 1900. Palais des Mines. Bilden har förvarats i kartong märkt: ? http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Only Street in Paris: 1of4: Life on the Rue des Martyrs Kindle Edition. by Elaine Sciolino  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Only-Street-Paris-Life-Martyrs-ebook/dp/B00TMA91YA/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=Elain...more

  • 447: 2/2 #HotelMars: The narrow mission of the United States Space Force & What is to be done? General Steven Kwast, USAF (ret). David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Sep 13 2020

     #HotelMars: The narrow mission of the United States Space Force & What is to be done? General Steven Kwast, USAF (ret). David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

  • 447: 1/2 #HotelMars: The narrow mission of the United States Space Force; & What is to be done? General Steven Kwast, USAF (ret). David Livingston, SpaceShow.com

    Sep 13 2020

    Image:  The hatch opens on a United Launch Alliance barge, known as the Rocket Ship, revealing Delta IV Heavy boosters April 5, 2020, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The barge docked at Vandenberg AFB to offload Delta IV Heavy boosters for an upcoming launch scheduled to occur later this year. The barge operation is a vital first step to executing the mission of assured access to space. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens) https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-...more

  • 446: Big Space fumbles while NASA learns to hand off to commercial space. .Bob Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 13 2020

    Image: A participant at a NASA social in Washington tweets as he listens to astronaut Joe Acaba answer questions about his time living aboard the International Space Station, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 at NASA Headquarters.  https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/ula-pinpoints-cause-of-delta-launch-abort-reschedules-launch/

  • 446: Gravel pit asteroid Bennu spits off debris. Bob Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 13 2020

    Image: OSIRIS-REx Rollout for Launch.  The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket arrives at Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The launch vehicle will boost NASA’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer, or OSIRIS-REx spacecraft. This will be the first U.S. mission to sample an asteroid, retrieve at least two ounces of surface material and return it to Earth for study. The asteroid, Bennu, may hold clues to the o...more

  • 446: The Battle for Hell's Island: 8of8: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Photo:Drawing shows four soldiers, some naked or shirtless, walking down the Mataniko River on Guadalcanal Island holding onto a small boat filled with two armed soldiers and two wounded ones during World War II.Study sketches for this drawing: DRWG/US - Brodie, no. 21 (A size) and DRWG/US - Brodie, no. 26 (A size).Gift, Sgt. Howard J. Brodie, 1944; (DLC/PP-1944:114). http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Battle for Hel...more

  • 446: The Battle for Hell's Island: 7of8: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Photo:Drawing shows a soldier armed with a rifle leading three Solomon Island natives through trees in a jungle on the island of Guadalcanal.Sketch version of this image: DRWG/US - Brodie, no. 31 (A size).Gift, Sgt. Howard J. Brodie, 1944; (DLC/PP-1944:114). http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Battle for Hell's Island: 7of8:  How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L....more

  • 446: The Battle for Hell's Island: 6of8: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Photo: Drawing shows four soldiers operating field artillery--a howitzer--on Mt. Austen during the World War II Battle of Guadalcanal. In his inscription, Brodie refers to Mack Morriss, Yank magazine correspondent.Signed lower right: Sgt. Howard Brodie, Guadalcanal '43.Inscribed below image: Mack & I later witnessed the terrific damage our artillery had inflicted on the Japs along the Kokumbona Road.Gift, Sgt. Howard J. Brodie, 1944; (DLC/PP-1944:114).http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp...more

  • 446: The Battle for Hell's Island: 5of8: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Photo: [Ships off a coast] (Information on back: Guadalcanal Mural, X. Gonzalez) [X. Gonzalez]Original Artwork for World War II Posters http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Battle for Hell's Island: 5of8:  How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Battle-Hells-Island-Dive-Bombers-Guadalcanal-ebook/dp/B00SI...more

  • 446: The Battle for Hell's Island: 4of8: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Photo:Sketch shows American soldiers in a jeep, seen from the rear, as they travel down the road to Kokumbona on Guadalcanal island, past abandoned Japanese field pieces during the World War II Battle of Guadalcanal.Inscribed right margin: Chin straps nobody buckles 'em.Gift, Sgt. Howard J. Brodie, 1944; (DLC/PP-1944:114). http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Battle for Hell's Island: 4of8:  How a Small Band of Carrier...more

  • 446: The Battle for Hell's Island: 3of8: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Photo:Drawing shows a gunner from behind, kneeling in an airplane bomber during the World War II Battle of Guadalcanal.Signed lower left: Sgt. Howard Brodie Guadalcanal '43.For a similar sketch, see: DRWG/US - Brodie, no. 50 (A size).Gift, Sgt. Howard J. Brodie, 1944; (DLC/PP-1944:114). http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Battle for Hell's Island: 3of8:  How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save Guadalcanal...more

  • 446: The Battle for Hell's Island: 2of8: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Photo: Nightime on "Bloody Knoll" or "Chi. Heights" - 2 to a fox holeSigned lower right: Howard Brodie.Title continues: I tries to sleep - sketched on the front Howard Brodie - Guadalcanal Yank staff artist.Gift, Sgt. Howard J. Brodie, 1944; (DLC/PP-1944:114).  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Battle for Hell's Island: 2of8:  How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen...more

  • 446: The Battle for Hell's Island: 1of8: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save GuadalcanalKindle Edition. by Stephen L. Moore (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Photo:Drawing shows two privates, John Minihan of Rockford, Illinois on the right, and Sal de George of Manhattan on the left, kneeling to operate a machine gun from their dugout during the American offensive on Mt. Austen during the World War II Battle of Guadalcanal.Signed lower right: Sgt. Howard Brodie, Guadalcanal.Title continues: PFC's John (Rockford Ill.) Minihan (R) & Sal de George (Manhattan) handle their 30 cal heavy machine gun - all these sketches during push on Mt. Austin [i.e. ...more

  • 445: 4/4 The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest, by David Roberts Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Image:  Bowl, Mogollon culture.  This is an archaeological culture of Native American peoples from Southern New Mexico and Arizona, Northern Sonora and Chihuahua, and Western Texas.  Mogollon culture flourished from the archaic period, c. 200 CE, to either 1450 or 1540 CE, when the Spanish arrived. The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest, by David Roberts  Kindle Edition   In this thrilling story of intellectual and archaeological discovery, David Roberts recounts h...more

  • 445: 3/4 The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest, by David Roberts Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Image:  Multistory dwellings at Bandelier: Rock wall foundations and beam holes and "cavates" carved into volcanic tuff remain from upper floors. The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest, by David Roberts  Kindle Edition   In this thrilling story of intellectual and archaeological discovery, David Roberts recounts his last twenty years of far-flung exploits in search of spectacular prehistoric ruins and rock art panels known to very few modern travelers. His adventur...more

  • 444: 2/4 The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest, by David Roberts Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Image:  Taos pueblo.  This building is at least 700 years old. In this thrilling story of intellectual and archaeological discovery, David Roberts recounts his last twenty years of far-flung exploits in search of spectacular prehistoric ruins and rock art panels known to very few modern travelers. His adventures range across Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, and southwestern Colorado, and illuminate the mysteries of the Ancestral Puebloans and their contemporary neighbors the Mogollon and Fremont, as w...more

  • 444: 1/4 The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest, by David Roberts Kindle Edition

    Sep 13 2020

    Image: Canyon de Chelly.   Artist: Adam Clark Vroman.  Artist bio: American, 1856-1916.  Creation date: 1903.  Process: platinum print. Gift of Darryl Vroman. The Ancestral Puebloans were an ancient Native American culture that spanned the present-day Four Corners region of the United States, comprising southeastern Utah, northeastern Arizona, northwestern New Mexico, and southwestern Colorado.[1] The Ancestral Puebloans are believed to have developed, at least in part, from the Oshara Tradition...more

  • 442: Dinosaurs Without Bones: 4of4: Dinosaur Lives Revealed by Their Trace Fossils Kindle Edition. by Anthony J. Martin (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 12 2020

    Photo:no known copyright restrictionsOriginal Caption: When you walk along the Trail Through Time, you can literally see remnants of what came before you -- the dinosaurs. Other stunning skeletons, like the Diplodocus, lie along the trail.Location: Along Dinosaur Diamond Prehistoric Highway., Colorado (40.440° N 109.301° W)Status: Public domain.Digital Photographs Relating to America's Byways http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @Batchel...more

  • 442: Dinosaurs Without Bones: 3of4: Dinosaur Lives Revealed by Their Trace Fossils Kindle Edition. by Anthony J. Martin (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 12 2020

    Photo:The original finding aid described this photograph as:Original Caption: Ancient tracks follow the route of the dinosaurs as they traversed Dinosaur Ridge.Status: Public domain.Digital Photographs Relating to America's Byways  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Dinosaurs Without Bones: 3of4: Dinosaur Lives Revealed by Their Trace Fossils Kindle Edition. by Anthony J. Martin  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https...more

  • 442: Dinosaurs Without Bones: 2of4: Dinosaur Lives Revealed by Their Trace Fossils Kindle Edition. by Anthony J. Martin (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 12 2020

    Photo:Group of Sea-Serpents, Elasmosaur, and Fishes  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Dinosaurs Without Bones: 2of4: Dinosaur Lives Revealed by Their Trace Fossils Kindle Edition. by Anthony J. Martin  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Dinosaurs-Without-Bones-Dinosaur-Revealed-ebook/dp/B00IDTADXY/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=What if we woke up one morning all of the dinosaur...more

  • 442: Dinosaurs Without Bones: 1of4: Dinosaur Lives Revealed by Their Trace Fossils Kindle Edition. by Anthony J. Martin (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 12 2020

    Photo: 1938 Smithsonian rebuilding gigantic animal. Washington, D.C., March 24. One of the largest animals which ever walked the earth has been discovered and is being rebuilt by the Smithsonian Institution. Dr. Charles Gilmor, Paleontologist, found in western Utah the bones of a Sauropod,-a species of the dinosaurs which ruled the earth 80,000,000 to 150,000,000 years ago. Dr. Gilmore is pictured fitting the 32-foot tail of the monster together, 3/24/38  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp...more

  • 443: Remote work works for the US government. Who will run space traffic control? Ronald Reagan in a cowboy hat. @FRoseDC @WJLA

    Sep 12 2020

    Image:  The Executive Director of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Duke Blackwood, right, explains the history of a pair of boots and cowboy hat worn by President Ronald Reagan. Francis Rose, @FRoseDC,  Host of @GovMattersTV @ ABC7News & WJLA 24/7 News. Washington D.C., in re:  Walking to work on 9/11; arrived at work at 8:50 AM, boss was watching TV.   Boss said, “That’s not a private plane. This is a big deal.”   When we learned of the Pentagon, he turned and said, “We all have to g...more

  • 442: #NewAmericanCivilWar: Will the military brass follow the Constitution or the rebellion? Michael Vlahos, Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis

    Sep 12 2020

    Image:  Continental Congress, 1774 Michael E Vlahos, Johns Hopkins, in re: Are we now preparing for a civil war or an insurrection or for an entity to be called something other than the United States of America?  A main question: what will the military do?    We have the voices of esteemed general, incl Mattis, who speak against the president.   You can't go to one of the hallowed cemeteries in France or Belgium and speak ill of it or the soldiers.   They’re obviously putting together a mosaic s...more

  • 442: #NewAmericanCivilWar: Preparing the grounds for an insurrection. Michael Vlahos, Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis

    Sep 12 2020

    Image:  South Carolina's "ultimatum" after secession Michael E Vlahos, Johns Hopkins, in re: Are we in a civil war?  The [notorious] Atlantic article smear saying the Trump refused to visit a WWI cemetery in France and derided the servicemen who died.   Transition Integrity Project, a Stalinist-sounding appellation, was intended to provide a [route] to a coup so Trump can’t win: people won't see it as a coup, but as the [salvation of American democracy]. Trying to set up an unimpeachable story o...more

  • 441: #TheScalaReport: How potent is Apple's profit machine smartphone? How much revenue per Apple employee? Is there a rival in sight? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS

    Sep 12 2020

    Photo:1910 FOREIGN TRADE COUNCIL. IN LEAD, FREDERICK A. DELANO AND J. P. MORGAN, JR.; LEAVING WHITE HOUSE  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#TheScalaReport: How potent is Apple's profit machine smartphone?  How much revenue per Apple employee? Is there a rival in sight? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com  #ScalaAPShttps://spendmenot.com/blog/revenue-per-employee/ https://www.theverge.com/2020/6/18/21295778/apple-app-store-hey-...more

  • 440: SmallBusinessAmerica: Does your small business need a therapist? @GeneMarks

    Sep 12 2020

    Image:  "In person, the eminent psychologist Dr. C. A. George Newmann presenting America's most unusual entertainment miracles of the mind . . . " Gene Marks,  @genemarks   #SmallBusinessAmerica @Guardian; in re: Are employees getting needed support for parents who face irregular school days?  Extremely frustrating for small businesses. Almost 1/3 of employees feel unsupported, Many teachers and teachers’s union refuse to return to school leaving the burden on working parents.  Now a federal law...more

  • 440: #SmallBusinessAmerica: The Democrats risk alienating 30 million small-business owners while the GOP is well regarded. @GENE MARKS @Guardian

    Sep 12 2020

    Image:  Small Business Contracting Opportunities ConferenceGene Marks,  @genemarks   #SmallBusinessAmerica @Guardian, and at TheHill; in re: PPPs have been successful so far.  A few weeks ago presidential order that by 10 Sept states are eligible to receive $300 per week per recipient for unemployment programs.   Businesses starting to look at rehiring.  A well-known restaurateur in Philadelphia whose restaurant remained closed because of the city’s regulations  posted a photo of Philly’s mayor ...more

  • 440: #PacificWatch: The West is Mars on fire; & What is to be done? @JCBliss #PacificWatch

    Sep 12 2020

    Image:    Telepresence Virtual Reality (Mars Surface)  Jeff Bliss, Pacific Watch, in re: In the Bay Area, sunrise and sunset are colored red, but people who live in the area of the fires send me photos of daytime being an unworldly night. Huge, pyroclastic clouds going ‘way up in the air. Cool, wet air comes in off the Pacific, creates a ceiling; as the smoke and particulates travel up through it, they get caught at a ceiling, rapped by wet air, leads to an orange-red glow down below. “Looks lik...more

  • 440: November 3 is guaranteed the first day of a rolling battle. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion

    Sep 12 2020

    Image:  Index data: All of the following photographs were made on Election Day, November 10, 1987. 0-12, Election returns being tabulated at City Hall. 1, 4, 10, and 12 are good photos; 13-26, Robert Kennedy headquarters, listening to election returns on the radio. 18, 20, and 23 are good photos. Dan Henninger, WSJ editorial board &  Wonder Land column; in re:  In 2001, Dan was walking from his office in the World Financial Center to a nearby Brooks Brothers to buy a cummerbund for his son’s...more

  • 439: Cronies of Cronies of Cronies of the airlines seeking bailouts. @VerodeRugy @Mercatus

    Sep 11 2020

    Photo:Trans World Airlines Terminal, John F. Kennedy (originally Idlewild) Airport, New York, New York, 1956-62. Interior  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowCronies of Cronies of Cronies of the airlines seeking bailouts.  @VerodeRugy @Mercatus

  • 439: The V-Shaped Recovery surprises the economists. @TreasurySpox @MonicaCrowley Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Public Affairs.

    Sep 11 2020

    Photo:1910 Counting dimes in US Treasury  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe V-Shaped Recovery surprises the economists. @TreasurySpox @MonicaCrowley Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Public Affairs.

  • 438: "I hope the Russians trick me into voting for Trump again." @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Sep 11 2020

    Photo:1900 Russian troops at R.R. station  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow"I hope the Russians trick me into voting for Trump again." @SebGorka #AmericaFirsthttps://www.amazon.com/Russians-Voting-Again-Bumper-Sticker/dp/B07PV21P8W

  • 438: Woodward overstays his celebrity and outlives his early fame. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Sep 11 2020

    Photo:[Long line of boys and men at Vaudeville Show. Saturday P.M.] Location: [Fall River, Massachusetts].  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWoodward overstays his celebrity and outlives his early fame. @SebGorka #AmericaFirsthttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/10/us/politics/trump-woodward.html

  • 437: Suddenly, a worldwide shortage of kosher cooks for all the new Muslim friends of Israel. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  Kosher delicatessen.Malcolm Hoenlein, in re:  . . . A 158-mile secret pipeline from Iran to Israel.  

  • 437: The PRC influence-peddles to all the Gulf States at once; & What is to be done? @FDD Benham ben Taleblu; Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  Laborers build a dhow, the primary boat used by fishermen and merchants in the Persian Gulf area Behnam Ben Taleblu, in re: China is desperate for hydrocarbons, which has generated its Middle East policies.   Behnam Ben Taleblu is a senior Fellow at FDD where he focuses on Iranian security and political issues. Behnam previously served as a research fellow and senior Iran analyst at FDD. Prior to his time at FDD, Behnam worked on non-proliferation issues at an arms control think-tank in...more

  • 437: France hesitates while Germany throws out the Hezbollah narcoterrorist gang. Benjamin Weinthal, @BenWeinthal; Malcolm Hoenlein, @Conf_of_Pres

    Sep 11 2020

     Image:  Kreuzberg, Germany Ben Weinthal, in re: Iranian human rights abuse of Navid Afkari. Europe's response to the Charlie Hebdo trial. Ben’s recent monograph on BDS. Germany and Lithuania have banned Hezbollah, a narcoterrorist military gang. France is slow on the uptake. It would be helpful if the whole EU took this up.  . . .Helpful if the US Congress declared BDS to be an anti-Semitic movement. Benjamin Weinthal is a research Fellow at FDD. A widely published journalist based in Berlin, ...more

  • 437: Anti-Semitism in America in California in Sacramento. Kenneth L. Marcus: @KLMarcusOCR; Malcolm Hoenlein : @Conf_of_Pres

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  Goel Tzedec Synagogue (Toronto) Kenneth L. Marcus: @KLMarcusOCR, and Malcolm Hoenlein, in re: Accomplishments at the Department of Education. Ethnic studies requirement in California; initiatives at the Brandeis Center.   Straightforward anti-Semitism in California: a curriculum attacks moral opprobrium to success because Irish people and Jews enjoy special privileges.   Pres Trump promulgated a rule saying that Jewish students will be protected, esp where anti-Israel extremism has perme...more

  • 436: The Team Biden/Democratic smear campaign starts early this year; & What is to be done? @ConradMBlack @TheAmGreatness

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  A point well made in the President's speech, 1907. Conrad Black, @ConradMBlack, publisher and litterateur, & American Greatness, in re: The feud between McCain and Trump.  Buttagieg, “a rodentine” [character], averred that since Trump said he hadn't spoken ill of McCain in certain ways, that proves that Trump did indeed impugn WWI soldiers. Asinine.  Trump did call a handful of fellows “a bunch of stiffs. Expect even more smears from the Democratic party  in the weeks to come.  https...more

  • 435: The vision of the Three Seas Initiative uniting 12 states from the Baltic to the Adriatic and Black Seas. Ambassador Jonatan Vseviov, @vseviov @Estonia_in_US

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  Peen piknik / a fancy picnic of yore in EstoniaViitekood / Reference code:.EAA.2101.1.786.85..Kirje andmebaasis FOTIS / Description in the database FOTIS:.www.ra.ee/fotis/index.php?type=2&id=9691 ( http://www.ra.ee/fotis/index.php?type=2&id=9691 )The vision of the Three Seas Initiative uniting 12 states from the Baltic to the Adriatic and Black Seas. Ambassador Jonatan Vseviov, @vseviov @Estonia_in_US Jonatan Vseviov, @vseviov, Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the United ...more

  • 435: Remembering the Cyprus War of 1974 and how it can happen again. Victor Davis Hanson, @VDHanson

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  Cyprus. Kyoenia. Hill on top of which is St. Hilarion Castle. Victor Davis Hanson, @VDHanson, Hoover & NRO, in re:   The disputed island of Cyprus; intl observers hold the Greece has the stronger claim.  US and Greece are increasing their joint work.  Turkey can't understand why EU and North America tend to favor Greece: perhaps because many of their ancestors suffered at the hands of Turks and Ottomans.  Turkey and Greece have several times almost gone to war; unplanned between to N...more

  • 435: Biden's and Big Media's race and class presumptions are out of date. Victor Davis Hanson, @VDHanson @HooverInst

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  “First municipal election in Richmond since the end of the war - registration of colored voters / drawn by W. L. Sheppard." Victor Davis Hanson, @VDHanson, Hoover & NRO, in re:  The Democratic party has relied heavily on the Black vote, but in recent decades has abandoned Black and Latino jobs.    The middle-class and upper-middle-class white people screaming epithets at police and tearing down statues are not gathering support.  Trump is campaigning on Land of Liberty.  Elites have ...more

  • 434: Palau offers new USN base in Oceania. @CleoPaskal

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  [Assignment: 48-DPA-SOI_K_Palau_6-7-9-07] Pacific Islands Tour: Visit of Secretary Dirk Kempthorne [and aides] to Palau Islands, Republic of Palau [48-DPA-SOI_K_Palau_6-7-9-07__DI12779.JPG] Cleo Paskal, @CleoPaskal, non-resident senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, in re: Palau has invited the US to build a base there. Has a compact of free association with the US. Recognizes Taiwan. Chinese organized crime has invaded; Palau asks the FBI to help.  Population fewe...more

  • 434: Huawei prospers on IP theft, as an arm of the CCP surveillance state. @BrendanCarrFCC

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  1913CHINA. BUILDINGS Brendan Carr, FCC commissioner, in re: Huawei was on the march worldwide two years ago, intended to [take over]; now, it’s on the back foot, trying workaround.  It was the No. 1 supplier of telecom chips and smartphones,  Recently has taken over from Samsung; US regs could crimp its expansion.  1. Huawei has been stealing IP for thirty years.  2. Huawei is an arm of the CCP surveillance state.  Ergo, channels all data to the Peoples Liberation Army.   Europe viewed ...more

  • 434: 2/2 "American Workers Do Not Need Unions" and Replies, part 2 of 2 @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  Political cartoon showing organized labor marching towards progress, while a shortsighted employer tries to stop labor (1913)Richard Epstein, Chicago Law, NYU Law, and Hoover; in re:  "American Workers do Not Need Unions" and Replies, part 2 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst   https://lawliberty.org/forum/american-workers-do-not-need-unions/

  • 434: 1/2 "American Workers Do Not Need Unions" and Replies, part 1 of 2 @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Sep 11 2020

    Image:  Early 19th century workplace militancy manifested in the Luddite riots, when unemployed workers destroyed labour-saving machines.Richard Epstein, Chicago Law, NYU Law, and Hoover; in re:  "American Workers do Not Need Unions" and Replies, part 1 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst   https://lawliberty.org/forum/american-workers-do-not-need-unions/

  • 433: India chooses Roscosmos to create a spacesuit for manned missions. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 10 2020

    Image:  The Soyuz TMA-01M rocket launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Friday, October 8, 2010 carrying Expedition 25 Soyuz Commander Alexander Kaleri of Russia, NASA Flight Engineer Scott J. Kelly and Russian Flight Engineer Oleg Skripochka to the International Space Station. Their Soyuz TMA-01M rocket launched at 5:10 a.m Kazakhstan time. (Photo Credit: NASA/Carla Cioffi) India chooses Roscosmos to create a spacesuit for manned missions. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com  https...more

  • 433: The minimum of a minimum sunspots for two hundred years. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 10 2020

    Image:   "The current prediction for Sunspot Cycle 24 gives a smoothed sunspot number maximum of about 69 in the late Summer of 2013. The smoothed sunspot number reached 68.9 in August 2013 so the official maximum will be at least this high. The smoothed sunspot number has been rising again towards this second peak over the last five months and has now surpassed the level of the first peak (66.9 in February 2012). Many cycles are double peaked, but this is the first in which the second peak in s...more

  • 433: The Women's Rodeo Association abides in the time of the virus. @SalenaZito #MiddleofSomewhere

    Sep 10 2020

    Image: Women rodeo riders. Salena Zito,  @SalenaZito @DCExaminer @RealClearPolitics, CNN, New York Post, Washington Examiner; in re: The Girls’ Rodeo Assn, become the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association.  Includes children as young as eight, and someone 48.  A lot of dedication into this sport and art.  . . .   Homemade lawn signs: Trump supporters never have just one.  I even saw a grave with a Trump sign.   https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/in-spite-of-it-all-the-womens-professiona...more

  • 433: The opportunity Biden missed from Delaware to Pittsburgh. @SalenaZito

    Sep 10 2020

    Image:  Pennsylvania constabulary, mounted on horses, at McKee's Rock Salena Zito,  @SalenaZito @DCExaminer @RealClearPolitics, CNN, New York Post, Washington Examiner; in re: From Delaware to Pittsburgh.   The parts of Pennsylvania where Mr Biden visited.  https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/what-joe-biden-didnt-let-himself-see-in-pennsylvania

  • 432: The Frackers: 4of4: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters Kindle Edition. by Gregory Zuckerman (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 10 2020

    Photo:1939 Machinist working at lathe. Seminole, Oklahoma, oil refinery  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Frackers: 4of4: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters Kindle Edition. by Gregory Zuckerman  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Frackers-Outrageous-Inside-Billionaire-Wildcatters-ebook/dp/B00C5R7CHK/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=Things looked gr...more

  • 432: The Frackers: 3of4: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters Kindle Edition. by Gregory Zuckerman (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 10 2020

    Photo: 1944 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Oil well in a residential district  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Frackers: 3of4: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters Kindle Edition. by Gregory Zuckerman  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Frackers-Outrageous-Inside-Billionaire-Wildcatters-ebook/dp/B00C5R7CHK/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=Things looked gr...more

  • 432: The Frackers: 2of4: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters Kindle Edition. by Gregory Zuckerman (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 10 2020

    Photo: 1939 Oil field salvage lot. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Frackers: 2of4: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters Kindle Edition. by Gregory Zuckerman  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Frackers-Outrageous-Inside-Billionaire-Wildcatters-ebook/dp/B00C5R7CHK/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=Things looked grim for America...more

  • 432: The Frackers: 1of4: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters Kindle Edition. by Gregory Zuckerman (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 10 2020

    Photo:1939 Junkyard for oil supplies. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Frackers: 1of4: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters Kindle Edition. by Gregory Zuckerman  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Frackers-Outrageous-Inside-Billionaire-Wildcatters-ebook/dp/B00C5R7CHK/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=Things looked grim for Ame...more

  • 431: Walt Disney errs in the extreme in the slave state of Xianjiang; & What is to be done. @GordonGChang, @nuryturkel

    Sep 10 2020

    Image:  The topography, cities, villages and roads with the military posts in the Xinjiang [hsin = new; chiang =  territory]  Also shows the administrative system and local divisions of Xinjiang before the 24th year of Emperor Qianlong (1759). Nury Turkel, co-founder of the Uyghur Human Rights Project and a commissioner of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, in re: Mulan—China wanted the world to know that a major US corporation, Disney, has sent a thank-you note to ...more

  • 431: Brutality in Hong Kong as the city withers. @GordonGChang and @Michael_Yon

    Sep 10 2020

    Image:  A Chinese junk in Hongkong Harbor, ChinaMichael Yon, Michael_Yon, East Asia reporter; and Gordon Chang, @GordonGChang, in re: In Hong Kong, local police brutalize a 12-year-old girl on a video. People are enraged. This may be a [game-changer].  The protests are still going on; street protests are a bit smaller, but the support base is still enormous.  This is an insurgency; it will not just go away. Hong Kong financial community are smiling at the upcoming IPO.  . . .  Many refuse to be ...more

  • 431: The trouble in Belarus invites Moscow's bad acting. Russell Berman @HooverInst

    Sep 10 2020

    Image:  Union of Lublin of 1569, oil on canvas by Jan Matejko, 1869, 298×512 cm, National Museum in Warsaw Russell Berman, @HooverInst, Hoover; in re: Byelorus.  If Byelorus goes democratic, then Russia is next; presaging a loss of power for Putin and his crew.  The Russian Novochuk poison administered to Navalny, who seems to be recovering in Germany now.  Major discussion in Germany on whether or not to stop the Nordstream pipeline from Russia to Germany.  A lot of Western Europe has gone to s...more

  • 431: State of the City, the State, the Union: NYC common sense closes the major threat of the Upper West Side's Lucerne Hotel. John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable @JohnCats.

    Sep 10 2020

    Image: 1905[Riverside Drive, New York, N.Y.] John Catsimatidis, @JCats2013, @CatsRoundtable, Red Apple Media & Cats Roundtable radio, in re: Upper West Side of Manhattan, 13,000 signatures of local liberals asking to have 300 deeply troubled drug addicts, demented people and overt criminals moved out of the Lucerne Hotel on 79 St.  [Considering the financial and political pull of the neighborhood,] the mayor recanted.  AG Barr sent in Federal agents in Operation Legend, including DEA, for m...more

  • 430: "Indiana" Hoenlein & Napoleon at the Battle of Jaffa. Malcolm Hoenlein @Confofpres. @ThadMcCotter

    Sep 10 2020

    Photo:Antoine-Jean Gros - Bonaparte visitant les pestiférés de Jaffa Antoine-Jean Gros - Musée du Louvre 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 also include a United States public doma...more

  • 429: Why does Biden fear to mention the disorder linked to Antifa and BLM? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 10 2020

    Photo: 1862-1875Manet, Edouard (1832-1883), ArtistImprimerie Lemercier et cie, Printer of plates http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhy does Biden fear to mention the disordered cities linked to Antifa and BLM? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

  • 429: AG Barr is "The Buffalo:" The Buffalo moves when he wants and where he wants. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 10 2020

    Photo:The Buffalo herd at Banff, 1907  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowAG Barr is "The Buffalo:" The Buffalo moves when he wants and where he wants. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

  • 428: Something goes very wrong atop a Soyuz rocket bound for ISS: 2of2: @PappalardoJoe @PopMech

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo:Large gantry mechanisms on either side of the Soyuz TMA-08M spacecraft are raised into position to secure the rocket at the launch pad on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Launch of the Soyuz rocket is scheduled for March 29 and will send Expedition 35 Soyuz Commander Pavel Vinogradov, and Flight Engineers Chris Cassidy of NASA and Alexander Misurkin of Russia on a five and a half-month mission aboard the International Space Station.  Photo Credit: (NASA/Car...more

  • 428: Something goes very wrong atop a Soyuz rocket bound for ISS: 1of2: @PappalardoJoe @PopMech

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo: JSC2003-E-31958 (24 April 2003) --- A Soyuz rocket is rolled out of the assembly building and travels via rail to the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. Expedition Seven is scheduled to launch onboard the Soyuz on Saturday April 26, 2003. Photo credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowSomething goes very wrong atop a Soyuz rocket bound for ISS: 1of2: @PappalardoJoe @PopMechhttps:...more

  • 427: The Return of the Ottoman Empire: 2 of 2. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Sep 09 2020

    Image:  Jonusses Pascha Gregory R Copley: Defense and Foreign Affairs; The New Total War of the Twenty-first Century and the Trigger of the Fear Pandemic, in re: Geography is destiny, and Turkey has been an epicenter for at least two millennia.  . . .  Erdogan believes that he has a divinely-appointed destiny; much admires Hitler.  Has been sending weapons to Chad, Niger, Sudan, all along central and eastern Africa. 

  • 427: The Return of the Otttoman Empire: 1 of 2. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Sep 09 2020

    Image:  Mehmet V, Sultan of the Turks (1844-1918). The Return of the Otttoman Empire: 1 of 2: Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign AffairsCan Erdoğan’s “Conflict in All Directions” Strategy Work? Turkey seems to be at war on all fronts, particularly with its nominal allies. How can that work? Analysis. By GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs Staff. Using direct conflict to achieve objectives should be a last resort, or used selectively when overwhelming advantage can be seized. Always to favor co...more

  • 427: Millennials at Home @JosephSternberg

    Sep 09 2020

    Image:  Home with the family; two generations ago. Millennials at Home   @JosephSternberghttps://www.cnbc.com/2020/02/04/millennials-to-buy-the-most-houses-this-year-how-they-can-prepare.html

  • 427: Boris inside Brexit inside the virus inside the recovery. @JosephSternberg

    Sep 09 2020

    Image:  England: ”Home Sweet Home,” and “Oh Dear, What Can the Matter Be?”  Joseph Sternberg, @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion, WSJ editorial board, in re: Brexit brinksmanship.  The trade agreement between the UK and the EU ends on 31 Dec.  With the pandemic, Brexit’s critical importance has slightly receded.  Dust-up within the government: Dustin Jones’s resignation.  The Irish border; free trade between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.  . . .  No lockdown is an island. https://www.f...more

  • 426: Assassination Moscow. Paul Gregory @PaulR_Gregory @HooverInst

    Sep 09 2020

    Image: View of "Red Place", Moscow, U.S.S.R 1917. Assassination Moscow. Paul Gregory, @PaulR_Gregory, Hoover; in re:  Alexei Navalny, an anti-corruption blogger who exposed all kinds of abuse by oligarchs in Putin’s inner circle, incl Medvedev. Spent a lot of time in the Russian Far East, where there are demonstrations against Putin, Trying to organize it so that the Parliament becomes a real parliament.  He was poisoned by Novachuk (available only from the Russian military), which several years...more

  • 426: California’s rolling blackouts, wildfires, tonsorial contretemps. Bill Whalen, @Hooverwhalen

    Sep 09 2020

    Image:  A city blackout Bill Whalen, @Hooverwhalen, Hoover Area 45 blog; in re: Nancy Pelosi and the San Francisco blow-dry. Christoff, hair expert to the stars.  Gavin Newsom has a handsome head of hair, for which he probably needn’t do much; but he’s in trouble everywhere else—wildfires, rolling blackouts, Covid, Long-winded answers, interminable press conferences; these don't inspire confidence.  Rolling blackouts because years ago Cali decided to rely on renewable resources—wind, water, sola...more

  • 426: Suburban voters in play. @LizPeek,

    Sep 09 2020

    Image:  Greenwich Boys' Club, Greenwich, Connecticut. Elizabeth Peek, @LizPeek, TheHill and Fox News; in re: From Delaware Co in Pennsylvania, one of the richest counties in the nation, in the collar counties, a Democratic lawn sign: Wendy for state Representative; PROUDLY SUPPORTING OUR POLICE. This is why Mr Biden is suddenly on the campaign trail. Democrats were silent on violence for so long.  Because of the breakdown of law and order, suburban voters are in play.  Biden still isn't taking t...more

  • 426: The V recovery despite New York City’s mayor @LizPeek

    Sep 09 2020

    Image:  Lenox Lounge, 288 Malcolm X Blvd. Harlem, 1996. Library of Congress.   Elizabeth Peek, @LizPeek,  TheHill and Fox News; in re: France has recovered 95% of its pre-virus economy. Germany also is doing well. Market: tremendous influence of a handful of stocks; mkt got top-heavy. People were ready to take money off the table; profit-taking.  Tesla and Apple spiked upward from stock splits.   This is not like the 2000 tech bubble, which was pumped up with hot air; this is ore like cotton can...more

  • 425: Doomed to Succeed: 8of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo: 1934 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Doomed to Succeed: 8of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Doomed-Succeed-U-S-Israel-Relationship-Truman-ebook/dp/B00V36OEQG/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When it comes to Israel, U.S. policy has always emphasized the unbreakable bond between the tw...more

  • 425: Doomed to Succeed: 7of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo:1934 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Doomed to Succeed: 7of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Doomed-Succeed-U-S-Israel-Relationship-Truman-ebook/dp/B00V36OEQG/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When it comes to Israel, U.S. policy has always emphasized the unbreakable bond between the two...more

  • 425: Doomed to Succeed: 6of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo:1898Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service.Title from: list, Matson Collection negative numbers 14565-15108.Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Doomed to Succeed: 6of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Doomed-Succeed-U-S-Israel-Rel...more

  • 425: Doomed to Succeed: 5of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo: 1934 Jerusalem. Jerusalem from above Gethsemane  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Doomed to Succeed: 5of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Doomed-Succeed-U-S-Israel-Relationship-Truman-ebook/dp/B00V36OEQG/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When it comes to Israel, U.S. policy has always em...more

  • 425: Doomed to Succeed: 4of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo:Jerusalem. Jerusalem from Mt. Bezetha 1950  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Doomed to Succeed: 4of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Doomed-Succeed-U-S-Israel-Relationship-Truman-ebook/dp/B00V36OEQG/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When it comes to Israel, U.S. policy has always emphasiz...more

  • 425: Doomed to Succeed: 3of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo:John Anthony (British, born France, 1823–1901) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Doomed to Succeed: 3of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Doomed-Succeed-U-S-Israel-Relationship-Truman-ebook/dp/B00V36OEQG/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When it comes to Israel, U.S. policy has always empha...more

  • 425: Doomed to Succeed: 2of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo:1857John Anthony (British, born France, 1823–1901) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Doomed to Succeed: 2of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Doomed-Succeed-U-S-Israel-Relationship-Truman-ebook/dp/B00V36OEQG/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= When it comes to Israel, U.S. policy has always e...more

  • 425: Doomed to Succeed: 1of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 09 2020

    Photo:Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3463Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress). 1846 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Doomed to Succeed: 1of8: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama Kindle Edition. by Dennis Ross  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Doomed-Succeed-U-S-Isr...more

  • 424: 4/4 A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, by Lev Golinkin

    Sep 08 2020

    Image:    During the baroque era, the Austrian nobility started to move into the cities and built themselves lavish residences called Palais. The Palais Kinsky in Vienna is one of the outstanding pieces.A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, by Lev Golinkin  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00KAFVPFY/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0  Lev Golinkin's memoir is the vivid, darkly comic, and poignant story of a young boy in the confusing and often chilling final decade of th...more

  • 424: 3/4 A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, by Lev Golinkin

    Sep 08 2020

    Image: A  little boy with his bearA Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, by Lev Golinkin  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00KAFVPFY/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0  Lev Golinkin's memoir is the vivid, darkly comic, and poignant story of a young boy in the confusing and often chilling final decade of the Soviet Union. It's also the story of Lev Golinkin, the American man who finally confronts his buried past by returning to Austria and Eastern Europe to track down the ...more

  • 424: 2/4 A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, by Lev Golinkin

    Sep 08 2020

    Image:   Soviet Jewry—Mountain Jews in Quba rayon, Azerbaijan, 1932A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, by Lev Golinkin  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00KAFVPFY/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0  Lev Golinkin's memoir is the vivid, darkly comic, and poignant story of a young boy in the confusing and often chilling final decade of the Soviet Union. It's also the story of Lev Golinkin, the American man who finally confronts his buried past by returning to Austria and ...more

  • 424: 1/4 A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, by Lev Golinkin

    Sep 08 2020

    Image:   Soviet Jewry—Mountain Jews in Quba rayon, Azerbaijan, 1932A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, by Lev Golinkin  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00KAFVPFY/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0  Lev Golinkin's memoir is the vivid, darkly comic, and poignant story of a young boy in the confusing and often chilling final decade of the Soviet Union. It's also the story of Lev Golinkin, the American man who finally confronts his buried past by returning to Austria and ...more

  • 422: Mission to Paris: 2of2: A Novel (Night Soldiers Book 12) Kindle Edition. by Alan Furst (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 08 2020

    Photo:2935 Kronprins Gustaf Adolf besöker Arbogautställningen i samband med Riksdagens 500-årsjubileum. Kvinnan bredvid honom är sonhustrun prinsessan Sibylla.Kronprinsen, klädd i uniform, hälsar besökarna med honnör.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Mission to Paris: 2of2: A Novel (Night Soldiers Book 12) Kindle Edition. by Alan Furst  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Mission-Paris-Novel-Night-...more

  • 422: Mission to Paris: 1of2: A Novel (Night Soldiers Book 12) Kindle Edition. by Alan Furst (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 08 2020

    Photo:1935Publik på Arbogautställningen. En servering har trädgårdsmöbler utställda. Vissa sittplatser har parasoll. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Mission to Paris: 1of2: A Novel (Night Soldiers Book 12) Kindle Edition. by Alan Furst  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Mission-Paris-Novel-Night-Soldiers-ebook/dp/B005OCYRGW/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=alan+furst+mission+to+paris&qid=1599...more

  • 423: 8/8 Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran

    Sep 08 2020

    Image: Statue of Ferdinand de Lesseps, the Frenchman who built the Suez Canal, was removed following the nationalization of the Suez Canal in 1956Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Ikes-Gamble-Americas-Dominance-Middle-ebook/dp/B01CO34NY4 “Deeply researched, tightly argued, and accessibly concise” (The New York Times Book Review)—a major retelling of the Suez Canal Crisis of 1956, a seminal event in the history of...more

  • 423: 7/8 Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran

    Sep 08 2020

    Image: Ralph Bunche, American political scientist, academic, and diplomat who received the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize for his late 1940s mediation in Israel. He was the first African American to be so honored.Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Ikes-Gamble-Americas-Dominance-Middle-ebook/dp/B01CO34NY4 “Deeply researched, tightly argued, and accessibly concise” (The New York Times Book Review)—a major retelling of the S...more

  • 423: 6/8 Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran

    Sep 08 2020

    Image: Damaged tank and vehicles, Sinai War, 1956.Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Ikes-Gamble-Americas-Dominance-Middle-ebook/dp/B01CO34NY4 “Deeply researched, tightly argued, and accessibly concise” (The New York Times Book Review)—a major retelling of the Suez Canal Crisis of 1956, a seminal event in the history of US relations with the Middle East, and why President Eisenhower sided with Egypt rather than Br...more

  • 423: 5/8 Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran

    Sep 08 2020

    Image:  A newsreel filmIke's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Ikes-Gamble-Americas-Dominance-Middle-ebook/dp/B01CO34NY4 “Deeply researched, tightly argued, and accessibly concise” (The New York Times Book Review)—a major retelling of the Suez Canal Crisis of 1956, a seminal event in the history of US relations with the Middle East, and why President Eisenhower sided with Egypt rather than Britain, France, and Israel; ...more

  • 423: 4/8 Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran

    Sep 08 2020

    Image: British warship at the entrance to the Suez Canal.Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Ikes-Gamble-Americas-Dominance-Middle-ebook/dp/B01CO34NY4 “Deeply researched, tightly argued, and accessibly concise” (The New York Times Book Review)—a major retelling of the Suez Canal Crisis of 1956, a seminal event in the history of US relations with the Middle East, and why President Eisenhower sided with Egypt rather ...more

  • 423: 3/8 Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran

    Sep 08 2020

    Image: Port Said, entrée du Canal de SuezIke's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Ikes-Gamble-Americas-Dominance-Middle-ebook/dp/B01CO34NY4 “Deeply researched, tightly argued, and accessibly concise” (The New York Times Book Review)—a major retelling of the Suez Canal Crisis of 1956, a seminal event in the history of US relations with the Middle East, and why President Eisenhower sided with Egypt rather than Britain, Fr...more

  • 423: 2/8 Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran

    Sep 08 2020

    Image: Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Ikes-Gamble-Americas-Dominance-Middle-ebook/dp/B01CO34NY4 “Deeply researched, tightly argued, and accessibly concise” (The New York Times Book Review)—a major retelling of the Suez Canal Crisis of 1956, a seminal event in the history of US relations with the Middle East, and why President Eisenhower sided with Egypt rather than Britain, France, and Israel; and how he came ...more

  • 423: 1/8 Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran

    Sep 08 2020

    Image: The Suez Canal, Port Said, EgyptIke's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East, by Michael Doran  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Ikes-Gamble-Americas-Dominance-Middle-ebook/dp/B01CO34NY4 “Deeply researched, tightly argued, and accessibly concise” (The New York Times Book Review)—a major retelling of the Suez Canal Crisis of 1956, a seminal event in the history of US relations with the Middle East, and why President Eisenhower sided with Egypt rather than Britain, Fran...more

  • 420: The Admirals: 4of4: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at SeaKindle Edition by Walter R. Borneman (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 07 2020

    Photo:1945 Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN, signs the Instrument of Surrender as United States Representative.Photo #: 80-G-701293Surrender of Japan, Tokyo Bay, 2 September 1945 Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN, signs the Instrument of Surrender as United States Representative, aboard USS Missouri , 2 September 1945.Standing directly behind him are (left-to-right): General of the Army Douglas MacArthur; Admiral William F. Halsey, USN, and Rear Admiral Forrest Sherman, USN. U.S. Navy pho...more

  • 420: The Admirals: 3of4: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at SeaKindle Edition by Walter R. Borneman (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 07 2020

    Photo:Photograph of the U.S.S. Missouri as It Enters Tokyo Bay for the Surrender Ceremony 2945  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Admirals: 3of4:  Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at SeaKindle Edition by Walter R. Borneman  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Admirals-Nimitz-Halsey-King-Five-Star-ebook/dp/B007ME5GYC/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=The+Admir...more

  • 420: The Admirals: 2of4: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at SeaKindle Edition by Walter R. Borneman (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 07 2020

    Photo:1941 North Island Aerial Catalog #: NI-109.Notes: This image appears in Arcadia Publishing's "San Diego's North Island 1911-1941" Written by Katrina Pescador and Mark Aldrich of the San Diego Air and Space Museum..Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archive ( http://www.sandiegoairandspace.org/library/stillimages.html ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Admirals: 2of4:  Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--...more

  • 420: The Admirals: 1of4: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at SeaKindle Edition by Walter R. Borneman (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 07 2020

    Photo:1941 BB38 anchored NAS SD  From SDASM's Naval Aviation in San Diego and North Island Collection..Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archive ( http://www.sandiegoairandspace.org/library/stillimages.html )http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Admirals: 1of4:  Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at SeaKindle Edition by Walter R. Borneman  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition ...more

  • 421: 8/8 Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose

    Sep 07 2020

    Image:  Gen. Charles Griffin; Civil War.Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Men-War-American-Soldier-Gettysburg-ebook/dp/B00N6PEOW6/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1599439251&sr=1-1 This is not a book about how great generals won their battles, nor is it a study in grand strategy. Men of War is instead a riveting, visceral, and astonishingly original look at ordinary soldie...more

  • 421: 7/8 Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose

    Sep 07 2020

    Image:   Parade of American soldiers.  From Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).  Published in Scribner's magazine.Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Men-War-American-Soldier-Gettysburg-ebook/dp/B00N6PEOW6/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1599439251&sr=1-1 This is not a book about how great generals won their battles, nor is it a study in grand strategy. M...more

  • 421: 6/8 Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose

    Sep 07 2020

    Image:  “The American Soldier,” by M A JacksonMen of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Men-War-American-Soldier-Gettysburg-ebook/dp/B00N6PEOW6/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1599439251&sr=1-1 This is not a book about how great generals won their battles, nor is it a study in grand strategy. Men of War is instead a riveting, visceral, and astonishingly original look at ordinary ...more

  • 421: 5/8 Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose

    Sep 07 2020

    Image:  The Battle of Bunker's Hill Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Men-War-American-Soldier-Gettysburg-ebook/dp/B00N6PEOW6/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1599439251&sr=1-1 This is not a book about how great generals won their battles, nor is it a study in grand strategy. Men of War is instead a riveting, visceral, and astonishingly original look at ordinary soldiers u...more

  • 421: 4/8 Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose

    Sep 07 2020

    Image:  Ramu Valley, New Guinea. NX103434 Captain F. D. Smith, dressed as Father Christmas, arriving at one of the wards of the main dressing station, 2/6th Australian Field Ambulance, in a jungle cart (Thompson Stretcher), drawn by a jeep, to distribute Christmas presents to the patients. Identified personnel are: SX28258 Private E. J. Cummings; TX5952 Private R. G. Viney, and Corporal R. Roessler.  This photograph is from the Australian War Memorial's collection www.awm.gov.au ( http://www.awm...more

  • 421: 3/8 Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose

    Sep 07 2020

    Image: “American Solders Chant,” composed by T. Jefferson HuntMen of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Men-War-American-Soldier-Gettysburg-ebook/dp/B00N6PEOW6/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1599439251&sr=1-1 This is not a book about how great generals won their battles, nor is it a study in grand strategy. Men of War is instead a riveting, visceral, and astonishingly original l...more

  • 421: 2/8 Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose

    Sep 07 2020

    Image: American soldiers in EuropeMen of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Men-War-American-Soldier-Gettysburg-ebook/dp/B00N6PEOW6/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1599439251&sr=1-1 This is not a book about how great generals won their battles, nor is it a study in grand strategy. Men of War is instead a riveting, visceral, and astonishingly original look at ordinary soldiers unde...more

  • 421: 1/8 Men of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose

    Sep 07 2020

    Image:  Civil War hospitalMen of War: The American Soldier in Combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, by Alexander Rose   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Men-War-American-Soldier-Gettysburg-ebook/dp/B00N6PEOW6/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1599439251&sr=1-1 This is not a book about how great generals won their battles, nor is it a study in grand strategy. Men of War is instead a riveting, visceral, and astonishingly original look at ordinary soldiers under fire. ...more

  • 419: 4/4 The Floating Kilogram: and Other Editorials on Money from The New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky

    Sep 07 2020

    Image: Telegram from William Jennings Bryan to President Cleveland, March 4, 1893.       William Jennings Bryan was a U.S. representative from Nebraska at the time he sent this telegram to congratulate his fellow Democrat, President Cleveland, on his inauguration as president. During the economic depression of Cleveland's second administration, however, the Democratic Party was bitterly divided, with President Cleveland favoring the gold standard and Bryan supporting "free silver."The Floating K...more

  • 419: 3/4 The Floating Kilogram: and Other Editorials on Money from The New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky

    Sep 07 2020

    Image: Gold animal figure, depicting a plum blossom deer.The Floating Kilogram: and Other Editorials on Money from The New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky ;  with a forward by James Grant  Kindle Edition    https://www.amazon.com/Floating-Kilogram-Other-Editorials-Money-ebook/dp/B00VKVVW28/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Floating+Kilogram+lipsky&qid=1599434974&s=digital-text&sr=1-1 From the editor of The New York Sun, 130 astonishing and delightful editorials on the monetary crisis and the...more

  • 419: 2/4 The Floating Kilogram: and Other Editorials on Money from The New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky

    Sep 07 2020

    Image:  Frenier Pump; Standard Gold Mill, East of Bodie Creek, Northeast of Bodie, Mono County, California.  The building represents the standard form of the California stamp mill, and it houses the full array of equipment that exemplified stamp-milling practice at the turn of the twentieth century. The Floating Kilogram: and Other Editorials on Money from The New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky ;  with a forward by James Grant  Kindle Edition    https://www.amazon.com/Floating-Kilogram-Other-Editorial...more

  • 419: 1/4 The Floating Kilogram: and Other Editorials on Money from The New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky

    Sep 07 2020

    Image:  Print shows a nervous William McKinley riding in a lop-sided chariot with a large gold dollar labeled "Gold Standard" on one side and a tiny wheel labeled "Tariff?" on the other; the chariot is being pulled by the Republican Elephant labeled "GOP" with Mark A. Hanna seated on top as the driver.   Caption: It is not exactly the sort of chariot he hoped for, but he will get there in it all the same.   Illus. from Puck, v. 39, no. 1013, (1896 August 5), centerfold.The Floating Kilogram: and...more

  • 415: Avenue of Spies: 4of4: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris Kindle Edition. by Alex Kershaw (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

    Sep 06 2020

    Photo:[Taxi Cab Drivers Story] - [PAR-2438 through PAR-2444] http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Avenue of Spies: 4of4: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris Kindle Edition. by Alex Kershaw  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition.https://www.amazon.com/Avenue-Spies-Espionage-Resistance-Nazi-Occupied-ebook/dp/B00PEPR6QW/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&a...more

  • 415: Avenue of Spies: 3of4: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris Kindle Edition. by Alex Kershaw (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

    Sep 06 2020

    Photo:Grand Palais. Artificial limbs.Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card.Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Coles. [Henri A. Coles]Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952.General information about the American National Red Cross photograph collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.anrcTemp note: Batch 30 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Ave...more

  • 415: Avenue of Spies: 2of4: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris Kindle Edition. by Alex Kershaw (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

    Sep 06 2020

    Photo:Paris moderne  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Avenue of Spies: 2of4: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris Kindle Edition. by Alex Kershaw  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition.https://www.amazon.com/Avenue-Spies-Espionage-Resistance-Nazi-Occupied-ebook/dp/B00PEPR6QW/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= The leafy Avenue Foch, one of the...more

  • 415: Avenue of Spies: 1of4: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris Kindle Edition. by Alex Kershaw (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

    Sep 06 2020

    Photo:De Notre-Dame in Parijs, gezien vanaf de Quai de Montebello. Links de Seine die onder de Pont au Double stroomt. Rechts wandelende figuren op de Quai de Montebello.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Avenue of Spies: 1of4: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris Kindle Edition. by Alex Kershaw  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition.https://www.amazon.com/...more

  • 418: 8/8 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro

    Sep 06 2020

    Image:  Destruction of an Austro-Hungarian trench following Russian bombardment.  A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro     Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg-ebook-dp-B00GL9TQ2C/dp/B00GL9TQ2C/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= 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 ...more

  • 418: 7/8 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro

    Sep 06 2020

    Image: Europa regina, symbolizing a Habsburg-dominated EuropeA Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro     Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg-ebook-dp-B00GL9TQ2C/dp/B00GL9TQ2C/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= 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 but a p...more

  • 418: 6/8 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro

    Sep 06 2020

    Image:  Coat of arms of the Counts of HabsburgA Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro     Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg-ebook-dp-B00GL9TQ2C/dp/B00GL9TQ2C/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= 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 but a pitiful present....more

  • 418: 5/8 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro

    Sep 06 2020

    Image:  Children of Monastir calling at the depot of the A.R.C. [American Red Cross] set up in an old shelled building for their rations of bread, lard and other foodstuffs sent from the United States to check the starvation in Southern Serbia. Each of the inhabitants is given a two-pound loaf of bread, a pound of rice, beans and sugar each week A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro     Kindle Edition  https://www.am...more

  • 417: 4/8 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro

    Sep 06 2020

    Image:  Karl Franz Josef in BudapestA Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro     Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg-ebook-dp-B00GL9TQ2C/dp/B00GL9TQ2C/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= 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 but a pitiful present. Speaking ...more

  • 416: 3/8 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro

    Sep 06 2020

    Image:  Austria-Hungary—government, not a country. Behold the Austria-Hungary Valasek 18 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro     Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg-ebook-dp-B00GL9TQ2C/dp/B00GL9TQ2C/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= The Austro-Hungarian army that marched east and south to confront the Russians and Serbs in the opening campaigns of World War I...more

  • 415: 2/8 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro

    Sep 06 2020

    Image:  Man and woman on horse-drawn wagon, returning from market, HungaryA Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro     Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg-ebook-dp-B00GL9TQ2C/dp/B00GL9TQ2C/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= 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...more

  • 415: 1/8 A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro

    Sep 06 2020

    Image:  Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria (1863-1914) with his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg (1868-1914) and their childrenA Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire 1st Edition, by Geoffrey Wawro     Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Mad-Catastrophe-Outbreak-Collapse-Habsburg-ebook-dp-B00GL9TQ2C/dp/B00GL9TQ2C/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= The Austro-Hungarian army that marched east and south to confront the Russians and Serbs...more

  • 414: 2/2 Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein

    Sep 06 2020

    Image:  Whiling Dervishes, from Yusef; or, the Journey of the Frangi. A crusade in the East ... With illustrationsArmies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein  Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Armies-Heaven-First-Crusade-Apocalypse-ebook/dp/B005P1YCIK/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1577663037&sr=1-1-spell At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders, with their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads...more

  • 412: Who stands to gain or to lose from the disorder in American cities? @RchardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Sep 06 2020

    Photo:Photo shows arrests during the food price riots in St. Quentin, France in 1911. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010 and New York Times, Aug. 31, 1911) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWho stands to gain or to lose from the disorder in American cities?  @RchardAEpstein @HooverInsthttps://www.hoover.org/research/american-meltdown

  • 412: What of the interpretations of systematic or institutional racism & What is to be done? @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Sep 06 2020

    Photo:Title devised by Library staff.Contact sheet folder caption: "Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. MST, 8/28/63."U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection.Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 10344, frame no. 14. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhat of the interpretations of systematic or institutional racism & What is to be done? @RichardAEpstein @Hoov...more

  • 412: PRC arms race accelerates at sea and in outer space. @DefTechPat @DefenseOne

    Sep 06 2020

    Photo: 1902Unharnessing pony which has collapsed while pulling heavy cart.  China. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowPRC arms race accelerates at sea and in outer space.  @DefTechPat @DefenseOnehttps://www.defenseone.com/threats/2020/09/china-rapidly-increasing-nuclear-naval-and-next-gen-tech-pentagon-warns/168166/

  • 412: AI drones vs warship rust and other AI successes. @DefTechPat Patrick Tucker @DefenseOne

    Sep 06 2020

    Photo:This image possibly depicts two men scraping rust from the hull of the naval sloop BELLATRIX at Morts Dock in Balmain. The vessel visited Sydney in December 1929, December 1930 and July 1932 and was commanded by Commander Jells, Captain M Bastard and Commandant Constantan respectively. Each time, it docked in Morts Dock in Balmain for its 'annual overhaul' (The Sydney Morning Herald, 3 February 1931). Newspapers provided photographs of French and Pacific Islander sailors and crew at work d...more

  • 413: 1/2 Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein

    Sep 05 2020

    Image:   Jerusalem, from Yusef; or, the Journey of the Frangi. A crusade in the East ... With illustrationsArmies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein  Kindle Edition  https://www.amazon.com/Armies-Heaven-First-Crusade-Apocalypse-ebook/dp/B005P1YCIK/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1577663037&sr=1-1-spell At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders, with their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads, indis...more

  • 411: #NewAmericanCivilWar: What does the military do in either a coup or a secession? Michael Vlahos Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo:1910: Panorama of the battlefield, Vicksburg, Miss.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#NewAmericanCivilWar: What does the military do in either a coup or a secession?  Michael Vlahos Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisishttps://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/7013152/Preventing-a-Disrupted-Presidential-Election-and.pdfhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transition_Integrity_Project

  • 411: #NewAmericanCivilWar: Prepping Election 2020 for both a coup and a secession. Michael Vlahos Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo: Stereo filed in LOT 4163.Caption from negative sleeve: Charleston, S.C. 1865, Ruin of ____.Two plates form left (LC-B811-3100B) and right (LC-B811-3100A) halves of a stereograph pair.Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#NewAmericanCivilWar: Prepping Election 2020 for both a coup and a secession. Michael Vlahos Johns...more

  • 411: Digital backdoor to dollarizing the needful medical workers of Venezuela. MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinion

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo:Statue of Bolivar, Caraca1930s  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowDigital backdoor to dollarizing the needful medical workers of Venezuela. MaryAnastasiaOG @WSJOpinionhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/a-u-s-airdrop-of-dollars-in-venezuela-11598821889?st=55fkjl24kfj1awx&reflink=article_copyURL_share

  • 409: "The fact that Joe Biden finally came out of his basement, after six months in his basement, is very, very telling..." @DevinNunes CA-22

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo:Mrs. Hull and corner of her one-room basement dugout. Dead Ox Flat, Malheur County, Oregon. General caption 67-11101/01/1939  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow"The fact that Joe Biden finally came out of his basement, after six months in his basement, is very, very telling..." @DevinNunes CA-22https://www.rollcall.com/2020/09/01/republicans-bank-on-post-basement-blunders-from-joe-biden-democrats/

  • 409: It didn’t start with Trump: Since Ike, the Democrats disdain every Republican president or presidential candidate as stupid, cruel, unstable and war-mongering. @DevinNunes

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo:This is a photograph of Dwight D. Eisenhower and his family on the front porch of his parents' home in Abilene, Kansas.  Individuals depicted, standing from left to right, are: Roy Eisenhower, Arthur Eisenhower, Earl D. Eisenhower, Edgar Eisenhower, David Eisenhower, Milton Stover Eisenhower, Ida Eisenhower.  Dwight D. Eisenhower is seated on the steps. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowIt didn’t start with Trump: ...more

  • 409: #TheScalaReport: Will the robots advance after the virus retreats? Is there a Robot Gap with the PRC? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo:Theatrical poster for the film Forbidden Planet featuring Robby the Robot.Copyrighted by Loew's International. Artists(s) not known. - http://wrongsideoftheart.com/wp-content/gallery/posters-f/forbidden_planet_poster_01.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow#TheScalaReport: Will the robots advance after the virus retreats? Is there a Robot Gap with the PRC?    Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com  #ScalaAPShttps://www.ec...more

  • 410: A payroll tax holiday means someone else does the work; and the Payroll Protection Plan fail. @VeroDeRugy @Mercatus

    Sep 05 2020

    Image:  Jesus driving the money-changers from the temple. Veronique de Rugy, Mercatus, in re: The PP program was well-intentioned but ill-conceived.  Should have been very low-interest loans that went directly into employee’s bank account; could be a loan rather than a gift. Problem with vast national debt is that it’ll have to be repaid, perhaps by our progeny. Big debt almost always means higher taxes.  https://www.creators.com/read/veronique-de-rugy/09/20/theres-no-such-thing-as-a-free-tax-ho...more

  • 410: #PacificWatch: Captain Midnight at LAX. @JCBliss

    Sep 05 2020

    Image:  Photo of the actor Richard Webb, who played Captain Midnight in the television series. Jeff Bliss, Pacific Watch, in re: The fellow wearing a jetpack and terrifying pilots high over LAX. https://www.latimes.com/business/story/2020-09-02/jetpack-lax-access-exclusive

  • 410: Surprising Return of the Culture Wars as the Progressives Fail to Market Portland to America. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion.Image: Culture war in aulden times. A: Dan Henninger, Wonder Land column & WSJ editorial board; in re: The culture wars revive. ht

    Sep 05 2020

    Image:  Culture war in olden times. Dan Henninger, Wonder Land column & WSJ editorial board; in re: The culture wars revive.   https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-culture-wars-are-back-11599087003?st=uucc68z4s6kekkv&reflink=article_copyURL_share

  • 409: American Helium prospecting for the 21st Century's overwhelming demand. Rob Rohlfing, CEO Desert Mountain Energy Corporation.

    Sep 05 2020

    PhotoFossilized tree specimens in the Petrified Forest, now part of a U.S. national park near Holbrook in Arizona's remote Navajo and Apache countiesThe park is replete with fossils, especially fallen trees, or parts of them, that lived in the Late Triassic Period, about 225 million years ago. The park's splendors, which now include colorful badlands called the Painted Desert, so impressed early preservationists that they were the second-ever site designated a protected national monument (later ...more

  • 408: The Great Departure: 4of4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Kindle Edition. by Tara Zahra (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo: Taft party, Ellis Island N.Y.Date01/01/1910ContributorsBain News Service, publisherLibrary of Congresslink The Great Departure: 4of4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Kindle Edition. by Tara Zahra  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Great-Departure-Migration-Eastern-Europe-ebook-dp-B00ZAT8XPA/dp/B00ZAT8XPA/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1599261729 Between 1846 and 1940, more than 50 million Europeans moved to the Americ...more

  • 408: The Great Departure: 3of4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Kindle Edition. by Tara Zahra (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo: Immigrants leaving for New York from Ellis Islandno known copyright restrictions The Great Departure: 3of4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Kindle Edition. by Tara Zahra  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Great-Departure-Migration-Eastern-Europe-ebook-dp-B00ZAT8XPA/dp/B00ZAT8XPA/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1599261729 Between 1846 and 1940, more than 50 million Europeans moved to the Americas in one of the largest m...more

  • 408: The Great Departure: 2of4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Kindle Edition. by Tara Zahra (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo:01/01/1900 Arriving at Ellis Island The Great Departure: 2of4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Kindle Edition. by Tara Zahra  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Great-Departure-Migration-Eastern-Europe-ebook-dp-B00ZAT8XPA/dp/B00ZAT8XPA/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1599261729 Between 1846 and 1940, more than 50 million Europeans moved to the Americas in one of the largest migrations of human history, emptying out vill...more

  • 408: The Great Departure: 1of4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Kindle Edition. by Tara Zahra (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Sep 05 2020

    Photo:Public health workers checking immigrants arriving to the United States for signs of illness. The immigration law of 1891 made it mandatory that all immigrants coming into the United States undergo health inspection by Public Health Service physicians. The largest inspection center was on Ellis Island in New York Harbor. Credit: NIHCopyright info no known copyright restrictions The Great Departure: 1of4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Kindle Edition. b...more

  • 407: Joe Biden explains that the virus will be solved when he’s president. @ConradMBlack

    Sep 05 2020

    Image:  George Reed II House, built in 1804, New Castle, DelawareDigital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images.Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:124).Forms part of the Selects Series in the Carol M. H...more

  • 407: Colossally mismanaged California forestry creates mammoth annual fires. @JohnHCochrane @HooverInst

    Sep 05 2020

    Image:  Fire as an agent of war:  “Behold from your walls the lands laid waste with fire and sword, booty driven off, the houses set on fire in every direction and smoking.” —Livy, The History of Rome. Here: engraving of a thirteenth-century catapult for throwing Greek fire. John Cochrane, Hoover, Grumpy Economist blog; in re:  California wildfires.  Imagine if Zuckerberg had a huge estate that he’d mismanaged as badly as Sacramento has mismanaged public lands.  Imagine the howls.  Here in Palo ...more

  • 406: Why did Andrew Cuomo threaten POTUS with violence in New York City? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Sep 04 2020

    Photo: 1913 [Cipriano Castro, 1856?-1924, portrait walking on New York City street] Why did Andrew Cuomo threaten POTUS with violence in New York City? @SebGorka #AmericaFirsthttps://www.cbsnews.com/news/andrew-cuomo-trump-threat-funding-new-york-city/

  • 406: Why did Joe Biden go to Pittsburgh on Monday? @SebGorka

    Sep 04 2020

    Photo: 1942Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Montour no. 4 mine of the Pittsburgh Coal Company. Mine foreman at a production meetingpublic domain Why did Joe Biden go to Pittsburgh on Monday?  @SebGorkahttps://triblive.com/news/politics-election/joe-biden-makes-campaign-stop-in-pittsburgh-says-hes-not-banning-fracking/

  • 405: NATO has a grave problem of internal inconsistencies, @BlaiseMisztal,

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  Cigala, Johann Michael Mehmet Blaise Misztal, @BlaiseMisztal, in re:  Arms embargo on Libya. France wanted to search a ship that a Turkish vessel was escorting; almost came to blows.   Moscow.  NATO has a grave problem of internal inconsistencies.  Italy seems to have stepped back; but as Turkey confronts the Greek-Egyptian-Israeli-Cypriot [etc.] alliance, it’s reached out to Italy, which still is afraid of massive, overwhelming immigration from sub-Saharan Africa—which Turkey has utiliz...more

  • 405: Macron promotes a Pax Mediterranea to stop Turkey. Charles Thépaut, @diplocharlie

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  For five thousand years we’ve needed a Pax Mediterranea.  Charles Thépaut, @diplocharlie,Charles Thépaut, @diplocharlie, in re: Maritime tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean; Libya. Charles Thépaut is a French diplomat and resident Visiting Fellow at The Washington Institute. An expert in Middle Eastern and North African affairs, he has worked for several European institutions in France, Syria, Algeria, Iraq, Belgium, and Germany. Most recently, he served as the political advisor for f...more

  • 405: Beirut: enormous cache of unexploded ammonium nitrate. Even belligerent sects protect each other’s corruption. Sarkis Naoum, @rnaoum1

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  Lebanese cedarSarkis Naoum, @rnaoum1, in re: Beirut blast; Lebanon New Government and Foreign Intervention; ICC/Hezbollah Tribunal. Hezbollah’s big mistake.  Everyone knows that in Lebanon we have no independence.  Conviction in absentia of former PM Hariri on Valentine’s Day in 2005. I think we’ve reached the end of our misery:  even sects that oppose each other, they're partners in corruption. Discovery of almost twice as much ammonium nitrate, unexploded, in the same area.    ●       ...more

  • 405: German intell services report more Iranian nuclear skullduggery. David Albright, @TheGoodISIS

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  Persian soldier, 1830 David Albright, @TheGoodISIS, in re: Iran.  German State Intell reports that Iran is advancing its WMD program, esp nuclear, on German soil. Secret missile programs.  German is a rich target because it has so much technology.  Iran as a criminal state; no respect for the laws of another country. After repeatedly refusing to let IAEA in at all, Iran has let nuclear inspectors in to two sites: IAEA decided there were two that had evidence of secret nuclear sites, and ...more

  • 404: The lava tubes of Mars are future Martian cities. Robert Zimmerman

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  This image from NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows a lava channel, which lies just to the east of the largest volcano in the solar system: Olympus Mons.  Robert Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack,com, in re: Surface of Mars: lava tubes.  The lava tubes of Mars are future Martian cities.  Black holes in orbit around each other; spiral in to each other according to Einstein’s physics.    However, 85 solar masses is considered too large for the physics, should not exist; but one has been found. ...more

  • 404: SpaceX Starship hops again. Robert Zimmerman

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  A SpaceX launch in 2012 Robert Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack,com, in re:  . . .   Wallops Island.   SpaceX Starship hops again.  https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/another-successful-starship-prototype-hop/

  • 404: The decline of the NBA outside of China. @VDHanson @HooverInst

    Sep 04 2020

    Image: Yankee basketball team, 1920 Copyright info No known restrictions on publication.Victor Davis Hanson, @VDHanson @HooverInst, Hoover, in re:  The decline of the NBA outside of China.  https://www.nationalreview.com/2020/09/joe-biden-campaign-competing-political-imperatives/

  • 404: Is Joe Biden an avatar? @VDHanson @HooverInst

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  Avatars:  An apparition of Vishna, Vamana, the dwarf sits in front of a giant figure In the blue strip at the bottom, a drowning figure.Een verschijning van Vishna, Vamana, de dwerg zit voor een reuzenfiguur Vanama met twee paar armen en benen waarvan een uit de schouder komt en een wat kort is en op het hoofd van de dwergfiguur staat, in de blauwe strook onderaan een verdrinkende figuur.Victor Davis Hanson, @VDHanson @HooverInst , Hoover, in re:  Joe Biden breaks old patterns.  Is Joe B...more

  • 403: 4/4 Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, by David A. Nichols

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  Welch (left) being questioned by Senator Joe McCarthy (right) at the Army–McCarthy hearings, June 9, 1954. His confrontation with McCarthy during the hearings, in which he famously asked McCarthy "At long last, have you left no sense of decency?" is seen as a turning point in the history of McCarthyism. Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, by David A. Nichols      https://www.amazon.com/Ike-McCarthy-Eisenhowers-Campaign-against-ebook/dp/B01HMXV2...more

  • 403: 3/4 Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, by David A. Nichols

    Sep 04 2020

    Image: Senator Joseph McCarthy standing at microphone with two other men, probably discussing the Senate Select Committee to Study Censure Charges (Watkins Committee) chaired by Senator Arthur V. Watkins TOH Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, by David A. Nichols      https://www.amazon.com/Ike-McCarthy-Eisenhowers-Campaign-against-ebook/dp/B01HMXV2KO The full, little-known story of how President Dwight Eisenhower masterminded the downfall of the anti...more

  • 403: 2/4 Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, by David A. Nichols

    Sep 04 2020

    Image: HPRESIDENT DWIGHT EISENHOWER VISIT TO MSFC FOR THE DEDICATION OF THE CENTER. Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, by David A. Nichols      https://www.amazon.com/Ike-McCarthy-Eisenhowers-Campaign-against-ebook/dp/B01HMXV2KO The full, little-known story of how President Dwight Eisenhower masterminded the downfall of the anti-Communist demagogue Senator Joseph McCarthy is “a gripping, detailed account of how the executive branch subtly but decisive...more

  • 403: 1/4 Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, by David A. Nichols

    Sep 04 2020

    Image: Eisenhower in the Oval Office, February 29, 1956. Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower's Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, by David A. Nichols      https://www.amazon.com/Ike-McCarthy-Eisenhowers-Campaign-against-ebook/dp/B01HMXV2KO The full, little-known story of how President Dwight Eisenhower masterminded the downfall of the anti-Communist demagogue Senator Joseph McCarthy is “a gripping, detailed account of how the executive branch subtly but decisively defeated one of America’...more

  • 403: Can US bombers fend off China’s new technologies? Rick Fisher, Intl Assessment & Strategy Center

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  Portrait of Wu Fu, Brigadier General of the Gansu Region. Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk; 1760 AD; inscribed, and with one seal of the Ch`in Lung emperor. Rick Fisher, senior Fellow on Asian Military Affairs at the International Assessment and Strategy Center, in re: Bombers to fend off China’s technological advances. Rotated through Guam and Diego Garcia.  PRC’s nuclear arsenal—large, in tunnels in Western China?  We really don’t have enough information.  China has everything und...more

  • 403: China’s “nibble and negotiate strategy”: hold peace parleys then move troops. @CleoPaskal

    Sep 04 2020

    Image:  Days long gone—founding of the Sino-Indian Friendship Association on 16 May 1952 in Beijing. Cleo Paskal, non-resident senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, in re:  The latest on India. China’s “nibble and negotiate strategy,” whereby it holds peace parleys then moves troops forward to steal more Indian territory. India saw this, and moved in troops that had been acclimatized to the extreme height and cold of the Himalayas.  China has killed yet another Indian offic...more

  • 402: The UAE Abraham Accord and Saudi Arabia overflight news are the first of many successes to follow for Netanyahu and Trump. @AaronKleinShow

    Sep 03 2020

    Photo:Photograph shows pilgrims with camels and livestock gathered at a rest station near ʻArafah (Mount Arafat) east of  Mecca, Saudi Arabia during the Hajj. Pilgrims are wearing Ihrām clothing. After gathering at ʻArafah, pilgrims proceeded to Miná for the symbolic Stoning of the Devil ritual. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe UAE Abraham Accord and Saudi Arabia overflight news are the first of many successes to fo...more

  • 401: The unhappy timeline for the resolution of the Michael Flynn prosecution. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO . @ThadMcCotter

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  US courtroom The unhappy timeline for the resolution of the Michael Flynn prosecution. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO .  @ThadMcCotter  https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/with-election-looming-judge-sullivan-will-drag-out-the-flynn-case/

  • 401: What is the Travel Act and how can it solve the disorder in Blue cities? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO; Thaddeus McCotter: @ThadMcCotter

    Sep 03 2020

    Image: Cosa Nostra:  Travel Act is good to use against the Mafia.Andrew C McCarthy, Ball of Collusion, and Thaddeus McCotter, American Greatness, in re:  What is the Travel Act and how can it solve the disorder in Blue cities? Costa Nostra: The Travel Act is useful to use against the Mafia.@AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO    https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/meet-the-travel-act/

  • 400: Why is Russia arming Armenia & What is to be done? @ElinSuleymanov @azembassyus

    Sep 03 2020

    Photo:Basiliuskathedraal in Moskou  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhy is Russia arming Armenia & What is to be done? @ElinSuleymanov  @azembassyushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-azerbaijan-armenia-russia/azerbaijan-accuses-moscow-of-arming-armenia-since-july-clashes-idUSKBN25P0L4

  • 399: The astonishing array of American rocket boosters for launch on a weekend in August. Bob Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  Schooners became favored for some coast-wise commerce after 1850—they enabled a small crew to handle sails.  The astonishing array of American rocket boosters for launch on a weekend in August. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comNote that in the auld days, 5% of ships that set sail simply never returned.

  • 399: NASA Mars probe InSight discovers Martian soil is strange. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  Martian soil is the fine regolith found on the surface of Mars. Here: Curiosity's view of Martian soil and boulders after crossing the "Dingo Gap" sand dune (February 9, 2014; image transformed to Earth-like atmospheric view. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com; in re: NASA Mars probe InSight discovers Martian soil is strange. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com   https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/problem-with-insights-weather-station/

  • 398: China's big banks lose big. @GordonGChang & On the Money with Charles Ortel

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  Sung Dynasty jiao-zr, the world's earliest paper money.  China's big banks lose big.  @GordonGChang Charles Ortel of the On the Money with Charles Ortel podcast in re:   https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/31/profit-declines-for-chinas-big-banks-in-first-half-of-2020-due-to-bad-loans-during-coronavirus.html

  • 398: Japan without Abe; the US without Abe. @GordonGChang, @ScottWHarold

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  Engraved in the Ehon Shaho bukuro (1720). Japan without Abe; the US without Abe. @GordonGChang ; and Scott Harold, @ScottWHarold, senior political scientist at the RAND Corporation, in re: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/31/japans-next-prime-minister-faces-a-difficult-year-ahead-after-abe-resigns.html

  • 398: California's unacceptable prejudices. Williamson M Evers, Independent Institute.

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:   1890 photograph of the first "Bear Flag" of California. A replica of it is now at El Presidio de Sonoma, or Sonoma Barracks. Williamson Evers, Independent Institute and WSJ editorial board,  _____,   in re: Ethnic studies is a discipline growing from the California student strike of the late 1960s.   Through the lens of African-American and Marxist studies.  . . . Are the now-relevant persons oppressed or a [cog] in the capitalist system? Victimology. Cultural resilience? Need to study ...more

  • 397: State of the City, the State, the Union: NYC famously Liberal Democratic Upper West Side overrun by hundreds of abandoned addicts and their dealers & What is to be done? John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable @JohnCats.

    Sep 03 2020

    Photo:The Hudson River & Riverside Park, New York, N.Y.01/01/1900Copyright infoNo known restrictions on publicatio  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowState of the City, the State, the Union: NYC famously Liberal Democratic Upper West Side overrun by hundreds of abandoned addicts and their dealers & What is to be done? John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable @JohnCats.https://nypost.com/2020/09/02/nypd-urges-...more

  • 396: 4/4 Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of Pearl Harbor, by Stephen Harding.

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  Sinking of S.S. Cynthia Olson. This ship was sunk by shelling Japanese submarine I-26 Japanese submarine on the same day as the attack on Pearl Harbor. This photograph is a taken by Saburo Hayashi crew Japanese submarine I-26Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of Pearl Harbor, by Stephen Harding.  Richard Ferrone(Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Dawn-Infamy-Sunken-Vanished-Mystery/dp/B01M6777QZ...more

  • 396: 3/4 Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of Pearl Harbor, by Stephen Harding.

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  A Mitsubishi A6M Zero fighter on the carrier Akagi Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of Pearl Harbor, by Stephen Harding.  Richard Ferrone (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Dawn-Infamy-Sunken-Vanished-Mystery/dp/B01M6777QZ/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= The New York Times best-selling author Stephen Harding explores the little-known episode of a US cargo ship that mysteri...more

  • 396: 2/4 Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of Pearl Harbor, by Stephen Harding.

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  American loggers in Okanogan County, Washington, 1927.Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of Pearl Harbor, by Stephen Harding.  Richard Ferrone(Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Dawn-Infamy-Sunken-Vanished-Mystery/dp/B01M6777QZ/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= The New York Times best-selling author Stephen Harding explores the little-known episode of a US cargo ship that myste...more

  • 396: 1/4 Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of Pearl Harbor, by Stephen Harding.

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  SS Cynthia Olson Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of Pearl Harbor, by Stephen Harding.  Richard Ferrone(Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/Dawn-Infamy-Sunken-Vanished-Mystery/dp/B01M6777QZ/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= The New York Times best-selling author Stephen Harding explores the little-known episode of a US cargo ship that mysteriously vanished, along with her crew...more

  • 395: Major Northern Hemisphere transformation, Japan-Russia-Europe, almost agreed. Gregory R. Copley, GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Sep 03 2020

    Image: The Second Silk Road, unencumbered by Beijing's despotism, a-building from Hokkaido through South Korea and Russia to Western Europe.Shinzo Abe’s Departure Comes at a Difficult Time, but Also with New Opportunities Analysis. From GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs, Tokyo. Shinzo Abe’s August 28, 2020, resignation as Prime Minister of Japan will have significant strategic ramifications, even if his successor follows the same path as Mr Abe. The fact that the ruling Liberal Democratic Party ...more

  • 394: Heirs to English common law re-band in a powerful global host. Gregory R. Copley, GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Sep 03 2020

    Image:  Current Commonwealth members (dark blue), former members (orange), and the British Overseas Territories and Crown dependencies (light blue). Public domain.Analysis. By Gregory R. Copley, Editor, GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs. It is probable that the fourth-largest geopolitical unit in the world — in economic weight — is now in the process of forming. Is it a supra-state? It is also the only one with an actual global strategic footprint. Not just reach: footprint. It is the gathering ...more

  • 393: The virus cancels Siena's astounding Palio horse race for the first time since the Second War. Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation.

    Sep 02 2020

    Photo: Some of the glorious flags of contrade (neighborhoods) in Siena seen in the splendid annual Palio. A good description of the event is at https://studyabroadblog.georgetown.domains/cultural-revelations-at-the-palio-di-siena/ http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe virus cancels Sienna's astounding Palio horse race for the first time since the Second War.  Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation.https://www.thelocal.it/2020...more

  • 392: “South American socialists call everyone but themselves corrupt.” Joseph Humire: @jmhumire, @securefreesoc; & Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal, @MariaFdaCabal.

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  Mikhail Bakunin speaking to members of the International Workingmen's Association at the Basel Congress in 1869. Bakunin proclaimed that he wouldn’t be satisfied till the major cities of the world—London, Paris Moscow, New York—were engulfed in flames and razed to the ground. The New World Report: Joseph Humire:  @jmhumire, @securefreesoc; and Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal, @MariaFdaCabal; in re:  Delayed election in Bolivia, where the leading candidate was finance minister under Morales....more

  • 392: Maduro skirts world sanctions with “victimization narrative & military threat.” Joseph Humire: @jmhumire, @securefreesoc; & Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal, @MariaFdaCabal.

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:   Coquero (Figure Chewing Coca), 850–1500 C.E.; Brooklyn Museum The New World Report: Joseph Humire:  @jmhumire, @securefreesoc; and Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal, @MariaFdaCabal; in re:   Way for Maduro regime to circumvent sanctions is to go to intl community with a victimization narrative and just enough of a military threat . . .  trying to pit the US against the UN.  Resolution 2231. . .  . Cocaine: NE corner of Colombia is [partly swamped] by Venezuela.  Fight to control territory; o...more

  • 391: BoJo under pressure from his allies, the Tories. @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  An elegant tory of yore, William Pitt the Younger Joseph Sternberg, c , WSJ editorial board Political Economics column; in re:  Boris Johnson is under a lot of pressure, from his own side, the Tories.    . . . Consumer spending is starting to come back. The US is perched on a knife-edge: if we keep opening up, maybe the cryogenic freeze will let us come back quickly, or maybe [the opposite].  In London, recommendation that people walk or cycle to work.  Diminution of Tube travellers? ..“...more

  • 391: A-Levels disaster: Eton safeguards it own—in 2020, with an algorithm. @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  A bird's-eye view of Eton College by David Loggan, published in his Cantabrigia Illustrata of 1690. Joseph Sternberg, @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion, WSJ editorial board Political Economics column; in re:  More important than the virus: The education of high-schoolers passing into university. The A-levels. These tests are very important, being the only way a British student can enter university. Everything stopped with the pandemic, is now become chaos: Govt dvpd an algorithm to solve eve...more

  • 390: Why did the Dow boot out Exxon? @JohnTamny

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  DJIA screen grab.John Tamny, RealClearMarkets; in re:  Exxon banned from the Dow-Jones 30. An entertaining approach to why: In 2013, Exxon was the world’s most valuable corporation. Now has lost [vast] billions [$207 bil in market cap?]. The Fed was propping up the market?  Every market rally has been top-heavy. If you remove the FAANGs and Microsoft from the market, not much happening.   Chris Buckley has written an amusing novel about the Russians; JT reviewed it.  The Russian conspira...more

  • 390: Europeans learn that safety nets need people who actually work, even in the virus crisis. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarkets

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  Social utopias: The Earthly Paradise – Garden of Eden, from Hieronymus Bosch's The Garden of Earthly Delights. John Tamny, RealClearMarkets; Aauthor, Who Needs the Fed?; in re:  The virus in the EU. A re-think about their safety net: taking care of everyone all the time Forgot that there’s a safety net for those who aren't working if and only if others are feverishly working.  With the long shutdown and mass layoffs, too many aren't working; ergo, end of the safety net.  Italy has largel...more

  • 389: Persecution of the hero Flynn and examination of the hero McCain. @LeeSmithDC

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:As Task Force 38, maneuvering off the Japanese coast, 17 August 1945Taken by a USS Shangri-La (CV-38) photographer. - Official U.S. Navy photo 80-G-278815 from the U.S. Navy Naval History and Heritage Command The U.S. Navy Task Force 38, of the U.S. Third Fleet maneuvering off the coast of Japan, 17 August 1945, two days after Japan agreed to surrender. The aircraft carrier in lower right is USS Wasp (CV-18). Note that her forward hull number on the flight deck is painted to be readable f...more

  • 389: Republican Smart People for Biden have nowhere to go, so they advertise in the WSJ. @JedBabbin, American Spectator, @JedBabbin @WashingtonTimes

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  In the 1930s and 1940s, Me-too Republicans described those running on a platform of agreeing with the Democratic Party, proclaiming only minor or moderating philosophical differences. An example is the two-time presidential candidate Thomas E. Dewey, who ran against the popular Franklin D. Roosevelt and his successor Harry Truman. Dewey didn't oppose Roosevelt's New Deal programs all together, but merely campaigned on the promise that Republicans would run them more efficiently and less ...more

  • 388: The NBA forgets it is a theatrical company. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 02 2020

    Photo:Georges-Pierre Seurat (UK: /ˈsɜːrɑː,  - rʌ/ SUR-ah, -⁠uh, US: /sʊˈrɑː/ suu-RAH,[1][2][3][4][5] French: [ʒɔʁʒ pjɛʁ sœʁa];[6] 2 December 1859 – 29 March 1891) was a French post-Impressionist artist. He is best known for devising the painting techniques known as chromoluminarism as well as pointillism.  Circus Sideshow (Parade de cirque)Object type paintingGenregenre art Date1887–88Mediumoil on canvasDimensions39 1/4 x 59 in. (99.7 x 149.9 cm)  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnB...more

  • 388: PM Shinzo Abe bids farewell and steps off the stage. @MichaelAuslin @HoverInst

    Sep 02 2020

    Photo:Creator:Utagawa KunitoshiTitle御鳳輦之図DescriptionJapan; Print; PrintsDate1889MediumOne sheet of a triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paperDimensionsTriptych 14 9/16 x 29 in. (37 x 73.6 cm)Collection Metropolitan Museum of Art   Current locationAsian ArtAccession numberJP3230Credit lineGift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1959Source/Photographer https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/55224  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler &...more

  • 387: 4/4 Our Family Dreams: The Fletchers' Adventures in Nineteenth Century America, by Daniel Blake Smith

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  "Mining on the Comstock," depicting the headframes and mills of the various mines, and mining technology used at Comstock, most prominently the method of square-set timbering developed there to work the veins.Our Family Dreams: The Fletchers' Adventures in Nineteenth Century America, by Daniel Blake Smith         In the early years after the Revolution, Americans were on the move, seeking to establish a new way of life. And, more than the church or the school or the courthouse, it was th...more

  • 387: 3/4 Our Family Dreams: The Fletchers' Adventures in Nineteenth Century America, by Daniel Blake Smith

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  Plat of the Town of Indianapolis, published in December 1821Our Family Dreams: The Fletchers' Adventures in Nineteenth Century America, by Daniel Blake Smith         In the early years after the Revolution, Americans were on the move, seeking to establish a new way of life. And, more than the church or the school or the courthouse, it was the family that nurtured the American dream. In this novel-like narrative, Daniel Blake Smith vividly brings to life the Fletchers, a family of loving,...more

  • 387: 2/4 Our Family Dreams: The Fletchers' Adventures in Nineteenth Century America, by Daniel Blake Smith

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  Old Chapel, Clarke County, VirginiaOur Family Dreams: The Fletchers' Adventures in Nineteenth Century America, by Daniel Blake Smith         In the early years after the Revolution, Americans were on the move, seeking to establish a new way of life. And, more than the church or the school or the courthouse, it was the family that nurtured the American dream. In this novel-like narrative, Daniel Blake Smith vividly brings to life the Fletchers, a family of loving, ambitious, at times inse...more

  • 387: 1/4 Our Family Dreams: The Fletchers' Adventures in Nineteenth Century America, by Daniel Blake Smith

    Sep 02 2020

    Image:  Coat of Arms of Vermont. Official, adopted by Act No. 11 of 1862Our Family Dreams: The Fletchers' Adventures in Nineteenth Century America, by Daniel Blake Smith     In the early years after the Revolution, Americans were on the move, seeking to establish a new way of life. And, more than the church or the school or the courthouse, it was the family that nurtured the American dream. In this novel-like narrative, Daniel Blake Smith vividly brings to life the Fletchers, a family of loving,...more

  • 386: Philosophizing on crime and the fate of New York City mayoralty contests, 1993 and 2021. @HarrySiegel @NYDailyNews

    Sep 01 2020

    Photo:Antique illustration of the Brooklyn Bridge towers published in 1886 by Frank Leslie (1821-1880). Original from New York public library. Digitally enhanced by rawpixel.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowPhilosophizing on crime and the fate of New York City mayoralty contests, 1993 and 2021. @HarrySiegel @NYDailyNewshttps://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-fear-city-fear-country-20200829-mfq6jzhefffflpdcm5wsjonf...more

  • 386: More courtroom delays for Michael Flynn & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 01 2020

    Photo:Anthropomorphic mouth of Hell with monsters Pieter Brueghel the Elder - 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 also include a Unit...more

  • 385: Indiana Hoenlein and the Lost Paleolithic Flint Tools of the Negev. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  A selection of prehistoric stone tools Indiana Hoenlein, Malcolm Hoenlein: @conf_of_pres; Conference of Presidents; and Thaddeus McCotter, @ThadMcCotter, in re: Found flint tools near Dimona in the Negev that were 100,000 years old. The Nubian ____. Travelled from Africa over the Arabian Peninsula to Israel.  Negev then was arid but had spring water.  https://www.timesofisrael.com/paleolithic-flint-tools-are-1st-breadcrumbs-of-modern-mans-trail-to-israel/

  • 385: Netanyahu hints at additional Arab states’ seeking rapprochement: Oman, Chad, Sudan. Malcolm Hoenlein, @conf_of_pres; Thaddeus McCotter, @ThadMcCotter

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  Qaboos bin Said Al Said, Sultan of Oman from 1970 to 2020.  A highly-esteemed ruler.  Malcolm Hoenlein, @conf_of_pres, Conference of Presidents, in re: On Wed, flight 972 flew over Saud Arabia, a first, to the UAE. On the plane were Jared Kushner, White House National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien, and Israeli officials.  Next week, extremely broad-ranging discussions and a formal signing ceremony.  Sheikh Khalifa, ruler of Abu Dhabi, issued a proclamation officially ending the boycott...more

  • 385: Joe Biden aims to answer a fracking ban in Pennsylvania. @DavidMDrucker

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  Tight non-shale gas plays using massive hydraulic fracturing .Public domain. David M Drucker, @DavidMDrucker , Washington Examiner, in re:  Candidate Biden travelled from Delaware to Pittsburgh, where he emphasized that he opposed violence.   Did not mention the disorder in the streets in his acceptance speech several weeks back. Is he surprised by the months of turmoil? Minnesota is an emerging swing state; Wisconsin definitely is; this is the first violence in a swing state. President ...more

  • 385: Joe Biden aims to answer Kenosha and Portland in Pittsburgh. @johnfund

    Sep 01 2020

    Image: Chesrow Site in Kenosha, Wisconsin: a site on a beach of Glacial Lake Chicago where ancient people heated chert cobbles to produce projectile points.  An important archaeological site, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. John Fund, @johnfund, NRO, in re: Speech by Joe Biden in Pittsburgh to answer Mr Trump; accusations about violence and turmoil that we’ve seen for months, which has led to confrontations; most recently in Kinosha.  Apparently the Democratic organizers didn...more

  • 384: TikTok, the Trojan pony, has been collecting surveillance data on Americans; now is caught up short. @GordonGChang; Brandon Weichert @theweichertreport

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  Trojan horse as depicted in the Vergilius Vaticanus (c. 400) Brandon Weichert, Weichert Report, and Gordon Chang, author, commentator, lawyer, and Daily Beast, in re:  TikTok.   This app is different form others in that it’s the personal connectivity; can tailor your use in ways that Amazon doesn't allow. Can do videos, share a lot with friends; very interactive. All the hallmarks of the 18–25-year-old demographic.  TikTok—“a Trojan pony”— has been used to surveille Americans secretly, a...more

  • 384: Hong Kong insurrectionists attempt a perilous sea escape. @GordonGChang, @Michael_Yon.

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:    Winslow Homer, The Gulf Stream, Metropolitan Museum of Art. Michael Yon, East Asia reporter based in Thailand, and Gordon Chang, author, commentator, lawyer, and Daily Beast, in re: Report of a dozen Hong Kong citizens trying to escape over water to Taiwan, 400 miles of sea, and being intercepted by Mainland authorities; probably a death warrant, even to the fellow who also has a UK passport.  Taiwan has been offering refuge.   Hong Kong has rigorous emigration controls, Customs studie...more

  • 384: Donald Trump's plans to end the Endless Wars in the ummah. @thomasjoscelyn, @billroggio

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  U.S. President Donald Trump announces the death of Qasem Soleimani, after U.S. Drone Strike, Mar-a-Lago, 3 January 2020.  Screen grab. Tom Joscelyn, Long War Journal and FDD; in re: See: Generation Jihad, podcast by Tom Joscelyn and Bill Roggio.  If the US and the African Union both leave Somalia, what happens to Somalia?  Trying to get the Somali govt and military to be somewhat functional. Shebaab controls around 25% of the country, and will only expand.  Mogadishu is a critical city a...more

  • 384: Joe Biden's plans to end the Forever Wars in the ummah. @thomasjoscelyn, @billroggio

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  When once asked if Saudi Arabia was America's friend, Obama replied with, "It's complicated."* Here: President Obama with King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, July 2014       * Peter Mitchell (12 March 2016). "Obama to Turnbull on Indonesia, Islam and the Saudis: 'It's complicated'". Tom Joscelyn, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies; & Senior Editor for FDD's Long War Journal; and Bill Roggio, Long War Journal and FDD; in re:  Afghanistan— blood and treasure. Treasure: co...more

  • 383: 4/4 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  President Nixon's cabinet in 1971.The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Greatest-Comeback-Richard-Defeat-Majority-ebook/dp/B00HXYLW8K/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career was declared dead by Washington pres...more

  • 382: 3/4 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  March 16, 1968: My Lai MassacreThe Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Greatest-Comeback-Richard-Defeat-Majority-ebook/dp/B00HXYLW8K/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career was declared dead by Washington press a...more

  • 382: 2/4 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan

    Sep 01 2020

    Image:  Martin Luther King, Jr.The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Greatest-Comeback-Richard-Defeat-Majority-ebook/dp/B00HXYLW8K/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career was declared dead by Washington press and polit...more

  • 382: 1/4 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan

    Sep 01 2020

    Image: Nixon (second from right) makes his newspaper debut in 1916, contributing five cents to a fund for war orphans. His brother Donald is to his right.The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority, by Patrick J. Buchanan  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Greatest-Comeback-Richard-Defeat-Majority-ebook/dp/B00HXYLW8K/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F....more

  • 381: What the final end of our Solar System will look like -- several billion years from now, in the Constellation Virgo. Ken Croswell, Science Magazine

    Aug 31 2020

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhat the final end of our Solar System will look like -- several billion years from now, in the Constellation Virgo. Ken Croswell, Science Magazine

  • 380: Endgame: Bobby Fischer’s Remarkable Rise and Fall—from America’s Brightest Prodigy to the Edge of Madness, by Frank Brady (Author), with Ray Porter (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged

    Aug 31 2020

    Photo:Identifier: chessfundamental00capa Title: Chess fundamentals Year: 1921 (1920s) Authors:  Capablanca, José Raúl, 1888-1942 Subjects:  Chess Publisher:  New York : Harcourt, Brace and company [etc., etc.] Contributing Library:  University of California Libraries Digitizing Sponsor:  MSN   Text Appearing Before Image:30- P-QR3 A bad move, which gives away any legitimatechance Black had to draw. It loses a very importantmove. In fact, as the course of the game will show,it loses several ...more

  • 379: 8/8 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman

    Aug 31 2020

    Image:   Reverse of U.S. two-dollar bill, featuring John Trumbull's Declaration of Independence  paintingAmerican Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00EXTQRS8/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i5 When we reflect on our nation's history, the American Revolution can feel almost like a foregone conclusion. In reality, the first weeks and months of 1775 were very tenuous, and a fractured and ragtag group...more

  • 379: 7/8 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman

    Aug 31 2020

    Image:   The Loyalist John Malcolm, Boston Commissioner of Customs, tarred and feathered by Sons of Liberty. In the foreground, five leering men of the Sons of Liberty are holding down a Loyalist Commissioner of Customs agent, one holding a club. The agent is tarred and feathered, and they are pouring scalding hot tea down his throat. In the middle ground is the Boston Liberty Tree with a noose hanging from it. In the background is a merchant ship with protestors throwing tea overboard into the ...more

  • 379: 6/8 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman

    Aug 31 2020

    Image:  The Battle of Long Island by Domenick D'Andrea for the state of Delaware and Maryland, 1776. Note: The Delaware Regiment at the Battle of Long Island.American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00EXTQRS8/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i5 When we reflect on our nation's history, the American Revolution can feel almost like a foregone conclusion. In reality, the first weeks and months of 177...more

  • 379: 5/8 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman

    Aug 31 2020

    Image: Patrick Henry Arguing the Parson's Cause by George Cooke

  • 378: 4/8 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman

    Aug 31 2020

    Image: Samuel Adams, 1876, National Statuary Hall CollectionAmerican Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00EXTQRS8/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i5When we reflect on our nation's history, the American Revolution can feel almost like a foregone conclusion. In reality, the first weeks and months of 1775 were very tenuous, and a fractured and ragtag group of colonial militias had to coalesce rapidly ...more

  • 377: 3/8 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman

    Aug 31 2020

    Image: Mercy Otis Warren, c. 1763, oil on canvas by John Singleton CopleyAmerican Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00EXTQRS8/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i5When we reflect on our nation's history, the American Revolution can feel almost like a foregone conclusion. In reality, the first weeks and months of 1775 were very tenuous, and a fractured and ragtag group of colonial militias had to coal...more

  • 377: 2/8 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman

    Aug 31 2020

    Image:  Depiction of the Battle of Aughrim (1691) by John Mulvany: Red coats with Williamite forces during the Williamite War in Ireland. The Irish referred to soldiers of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland as red coats as early as 1561.American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00EXTQRS8/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i5 When we reflect on our nation's history, the American Revolution can feel almos...more

  • 377: 1/8 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman

    Aug 31 2020

    Image:  Amos Doolittle's engraving of the Skirmish at Lexington; the Buckman Tavern is building # 6 left of the tree at centerAmerican Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman   Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00EXTQRS8/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i5 When we reflect on our nation's history, the American Revolution can feel almost like a foregone conclusion. In reality, the first weeks and months of 1775 were very tenuous, and a fract...more

  • 376: 4/4 West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776, by Claudio Saunt Kindle Edition, Reprint Edition

    Aug 31 2020

    Image: Boreal forest, a biome characterized by coniferous forests consisting mostly of pines, spruces, and larches, near Shovel Point in Tettegouche State Park, along the northern shore of Lake Superior in MinnesotaWest of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776, by Claudio Saunt  Kindle Edition, Reprint Edition https://www.amazon.com/West-Revolution-Uncommon-History-1776/dp/B00KN8JTKG/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=West+of+the+Revolution&qid=1574811212&s=audible&sr=1-1 This panoramic accou...more

  • 376: 3/4 West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776, by Claudio Saunt Kindle Edition, Reprint Edition

    Aug 31 2020

    Image:  Fallingrock Cliff in Dark Canyon, in Paha Sapa, the dark Hills of the Lakota. The rock is of Paleozoic age but is capped with a Cenozoic gravel terrace.West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776, by Claudio Saunt  Kindle Edition, Reprint Editionhttps://www.amazon.com/West-Revolution-Uncommon-History-1776/dp/B00KN8JTKG/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=West+of+the+Revolution&qid=1574811212&s=audible&sr=1-1 This panoramic account of 1776 chronicles the other revolutions unfolding th...more

  • 376: 2/4 West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776, by Claudio Saunt Kindle Edition, Reprint Edition

    Aug 31 2020

    Image: An Osage warrior painted by George Catlin in the Nineteenth Century.   The Osage Nation (Osage: Ni-u-kon-ska, "People of the Middle Waters") is a Midwestern Native American tribe of the Great Plains; they refer to themselves in their indigenous Dhegihan Siouan language asWazhazhe, or "Mid-waters." George Catlin described the Osage as "the tallest race of men in North America, either red or white skins; there being . . . many of them six and a half, and others seven, feet." The missionary ...more

  • 376: 1/4 West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776, by Claudio Saunt Kindle Edition, Reprint Edition

    Aug 31 2020

    Image:   In this 1860 map, Russian America (Alaska) was to the west of British America (Canada). Excerpt from the "Map of North America. Showing its Political Divisions, and Recent Discoveries in the Polar Regions" in Mitchell's New General Atlas, Containing Maps of the Various Countries of the World, Plans of Cities, etc. Published By S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., No. 31 South Sixth Street. 1860.   1860-russian-america.jpgWest of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776, by Claudio Saunt  Kindl...more

  • 375: The wait for therapeutics and vaccines & What is to be done? @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

    Aug 30 2020

    Photo:mage from page 626 of "The Trained nurse and hospital review" (1888) Identifier: trainednursehosp58newyuoft Title: The Trained nurse and hospital review Year: 1888 (1880s) Authors:  Subjects:  Nursing Publisher:  New York : [s.n.] Contributing Library:  Gerstein - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor:  Ontario Council of University Libraries and Member Libraries  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe wait ...more

  • 375: What is a superspreader & What is to be done? @HenryIIMiller @PacificResearch

    Aug 30 2020

    Photo:St. Louis Red Cross Motor Corps on duty during influenza epidemic (1918). Original from Library of Congress.  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowWhat is a superspreader & What is to be done? @HenryIIMiller @PacificResearchhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2020/08/25/boston-coronavirus-superspreading-event/ https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/how-superspreading-events-cause-flare-ups-co...more

  • 375: The extreme risks of touching and grabbing Bennu.Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 30 2020

    Photo: NASA JPL http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowThe extreme risks of touching and grabbing Bennu.Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/what-osiris-rex-will-grab-from-the-asteroid-bennu-in-october/4

  • 375: Canada tries to hold back the gold rush to space mining. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 30 2020

    Photo:433 Eros is a stony asteroid in a near-Earth orbit NASA/NEAR Project (JHU/APL). - http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/image/near_20000214_mos2.jpg from http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/mission/near/near_eros_2.html This picture of Eros, taken on February 14, 2001, shows the view looking from one end of the asteroid across the gouge on its underside and toward the opposite end. In this mosaic, constructed from two images taken after the NEAR spacecraft was inserted into orbit, feature...more

  • 374: 8/8 War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick

    Aug 30 2020

    Image: This July 25, 1804, article reflected extreme lamentation over Hamilton's death, and described the plan for his funeral procession and other tributes, including a 30-day wearing of a commemorative black armband ("crape") by members of the Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania of which Hamilton had been President General.War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick .  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/War-Two-Alexander-Hamilton...more

  • 374: 7/8 War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick

    Aug 30 2020

    Image:  Drawing (c. 1902) of the Burr–Hamilton duel, from a painting by J. MundWar of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick .  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/War-Two-Alexander-Hamilton-Stunned/dp/B016QQ67JE/ref=tmmaudswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A provocative and penetrating investigation into the rivalry between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, whose infamous duel left the Founding Father dead and turned a sitting Vice Pr...more

  • 374: 6/8 War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick

    Aug 30 2020

    Image: Bust of Aaron Burr as Vice PresidentWar of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick .  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/War-Two-Alexander-Hamilton-Stunned/dp/B016QQ67JE/ref=tmmaudswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A provocative and penetrating investigation into the rivalry between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, whose infamous duel left the Founding Father dead and turned a sitting Vice President into a fugitive. In the summ...more

  • 373: 5/8 War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick

    Aug 30 2020

    Image:  The Hamilton statue in Central ParkWar of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick .  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/War-Two-Alexander-Hamilton-Stunned/dp/B016QQ67JE/ref=tmmaudswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A provocative and penetrating investigation into the rivalry between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, whose infamous duel left the Founding Father dead and turned a sitting Vice President into a fugitive. In the summ...more

  • 372: 4/8 War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick

    Aug 30 2020

    Image: Aaron Burr, Hamilton and Philip Schuyler strolling on Wall Street, New York, 1790War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick .  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/War-Two-Alexander-Hamilton-Stunned/dp/B016QQ67JE/ref=tmmaudswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A provocative and penetrating investigation into the rivalry between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, whose infamous duel left the Founding Father dead and turned a sittin...more

  • 372: 3/8 War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick

    Aug 30 2020

    Image: Miniature of Hamilton attributed to Charles Shirreff, c. 1790

  • 372: 2/8 War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick

    Aug 30 2020

    Image:   Burr's maternal grandfather, Jonathan EdwardsWar of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick .  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/War-Two-Alexander-Hamilton-Stunned/dp/B016QQ67JE/ref=tmmaudswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A provocative and penetrating investigation into the rivalry between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, whose infamous duel left the Founding Father dead and turned a sitting Vice President into a fugitive. ...more

  • 372: 1/8 War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick

    Aug 30 2020

    Image:  Hamilton in his youthWar of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation, by John Sedgwick .  Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/War-Two-Alexander-Hamilton-Stunned/dp/B016QQ67JE/ref=tmmaudswatch0?encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= A provocative and penetrating investigation into the rivalry between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, whose infamous duel left the Founding Father dead and turned a sitting Vice President into a fugitive. In the summer of 1804, tw...more

  • 372: #NewAmericanCivilWar: 2of2: Is this an existential battle for the Biden Blue? Michael Vlahos. Johns Hopkins, @JHUWorldCrisis

    Aug 30 2020

    Photo: An 14th-century illustration of the execution of Mani Unknown author - Tehran Museum of contemporary art Смерть Мани._Шахнаме Демотта. 1315. Музей Ризы Аббаси. Public Domain File:Shahname - Mani death (cropped).jpg Created: 1 January 1315  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow #NewAmericanCivilWar: 2of2: Is this an existential battle for the Biden Blue?  Michael Vlahos. Johns Hopkins, @JHUWorldCrisishttps://www.v...more

  • 372: #NewAmericanCivilWar: 1of2: The Manichean Heresy: Ally of the Light vs the Prince of Darkness. Michael Vlahos. Johns Hopkins, @JHUWorldCrisis

    Aug 30 2020

    Photo: Manichaean priests, writing at their desks. Eighth or ninth century manuscript from Gaochang, Tarim Basin, China.Unknown author - The original description page was here. All following user names refer to en.wikipedia. Leaf from a Manichaean Book. Khocho, Ruin K. 8th/9th century AD. Painting on paper. 17.2x 11.2 cm. “MIK III 6368” recto. 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 ...more

  • 371: Senator Harris is descended from the hereditary Hindu priesthood called the Tamil Brahmins. Sadanand @Dhume @WSJOpinion

    Aug 29 2020

    Photo:English: Hindu Temple in Trichinopoly in the 1860sDate | 1860s Source | http://www.oldindianphotos.in/2011_11_04_archive.htmlAuthor | Unknown author http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesParler & Twitter: @BatchelorShowSenator Harris is descended from the hereditary Hindu priesthood called the Tamil Brahmins. Sadanand @Dhume @WSJOpinionhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/what-kamala-harris-isnt-saying-about-her-mothers-background-11597944590?mkt_tok=eyJpIjo...more