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The John Batchelor Show

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

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  • 183: Roger Stone walks. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jul 14 2020

    (Photo: )Yale Law Library LM ZA F3495 1910, p2-3Femmes d'aujourd'hui : l'avocate Algocratine (Paris: Laboratoire Lancosme, [between 1910 and 1920?]; 30 x 18 cm. (folded to 18 x 15 cm.) Advertisement for the pain reliever Algocratine (Aspirin). Hicks classification: LM ZA F3495 1910. Call # Rare26 19-0052. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/scheduleshttp://johnbatchelorshow.com/blogTwitter: @BatchelorShowRoger Stone walks.  @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theam...more

  • 183: Three Obama-appointed judges sign on to the Resistance and defy the DOJ. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jul 14 2020

    (Photo: Yale Law Library FollowLM ZA M612 1910 Map CaseMlle Miropolsky à la "conference des avocats." [Paris: Editions P. LaFitte, 1910?]; 35 x 27 cm. Illustration removed from the French magazin Femina portrays Mile Miropolsky speaking in a competiton before the Paris Bar. Hicks classification: LM ZA M612 1910 Map Case. Call # Rare Map Case 0049. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/scheduleshttp://johnbatchelorshow.com/blogTwitter: @BatchelorShowThree Obama-appoint...more

  • 165: "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost String of Paleolithic Ornament Shells from 120,000 BCE in Northern Israel. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jul 14 2020

    (Photo: Garry Todd, public domain.Paleolithic diorama of cave life National Museum: China Through the Ages, exhibit 1. Complete indexed photo collection at WorldHistoryPics.com.)http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/scheduleshttp://johnbatchelorshow.com/blogTwitter: @BatchelorShow"Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost String of Paleolithic Ornament Shells from 120,000 BCE in Northern Israel.  Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_preshttps://www.scimex.org/newsfeed/humans-used-string-fo...more

  • 165: No one claims credit for the explosions, fires, destructions across Iran to military and nuclear facilities. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jul 14 2020

    (Photo: Title: Nineveh and Babylon : a narrative of a second expedition to Assyria during the years 1849, 1850, & 1851Year: 1882 (1880s)Authors:  Layard, Austen Henry, Sir, 1817-1894Subjects:  Nineveh (Extinct city) Babylon (Extinct city) Middle East -- Description and travelPublisher:  London : J. MurrayContributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  MSN.Text Appearing Before Image:ought from the forestsof Lebanon by Sardanapalus. After a lapse of nearly threet...more

  • 182: Roger Stone is not dangerous. @johnfund @DavidMDrucker

    Jul 14 2020

    Image:   Stone with President Ronald Reagan and Vice President George H. W. Bush in 1982 John Fund, NRO, & David M Drucker, Washington Examiner, in re: Roger Stone, a Republican prankster; the flap over the commutation of his sentence.  Democrats say, “corrupt”; Republicans say, “hoax.” Trump would have fared better had he commuted the sentence after the election.  Many Republicans like Trump’s policies but ask why he’s surrounded himself with people having questionable ethics.  The Trump ba...more

  • 182: The Cancel Culture at the voting booth. @DavidMDrucker @johnfund

    Jul 14 2020

    Image:  New York polling place circa 1900, showing voting booths on the left.E. Benjamin Andrews - Andrews, E. Benjamin. History of the United States, volume V. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. 1912. A New York polling place, showing booths on the left. Public Domain File:1900 New York polling place.jpg Created: 1 January 1912 . David M Drucker, Washington Examiner, & John Fund, NRO, in re: Vice-president Pence spoke with David Drucker. “The difference between President Trump and Joe Bide...more

  • 181: Whistleblower virologist from Hong Kong reports on PRC virus cover-up. @GordonGChang

    Jul 14 2020

    Image:  Martinus Beijerinck, a Dutch microbiologist and botanist who was one of the founders of virology and environmental microbiology; in his laboratory, 12 May 1921 on the back in his sister's handwriting; taken just before he retired on 21 June 1921, and left Delft for good. From the Delft School of Microbiology Archives Sean Lin, former lab director of the viral disease branch of the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, in re: Li-Meng Yan:  A whistleblower virologist from Hong Kong repor...more

  • 181: Hong Kongers vote in overwhelming numbers in defiance of the PRC. @Michael_Yon , @GordonGChang

    Jul 14 2020

    Image:  Possibly the earliest painting of Hong Kong Island, showing the waterfront settlement which became Victoria City Michal Yon, Far East reporter, and Gordon Chang, Daily Beast, in re: Six hundred thousand [610,000] vote in Hong Kong despite fears under the new law:  a stunning turnout; shows Beijing that Hong Kongers will not be intimidated.  About 110,00 were expected. The Great Firewall is closing down HK. Feisty populace. This is a true insurgency, and will not go away. Legco [pron: led...more

  • 181: The CIA analyst Sarah Carlson recognized that Benghazi was an Al Qaeda operation. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Jul 14 2020

    Image:  Title: Great men and famous women : a series of pen and pencil sketches of the lives of more than 200 of the most prominent personages in history Volume 1Year: 1894 (1890s)Authors:  Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942Subjects:  BiographyPublisher:  New York : Selmar HessContributing Library:  Kelly - University of TorontoText Appearing Before Image:n it down theriver, while the other followed along the banks, fighting its way through succes-sive Indian armies. At length, havin...more

  • 181: The Taliban again deny that Al Qaeda is an ally in Afghanistan. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Jul 14 2020

    Image:  Regional security risks and levels of opium poppy cultivation in 2007–2008. Public domain.  United Nations Department of Safety and Security . Taliban again denies Al Qaeda is in Afghanistan This time, the Taliban denied a Department of Defense report that Al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent cooperates with the Taliban by claiming AQIS isn't inside the country.Uzbek jihadist group claims capture of Afghan militiamen Katibat Imam al-Bukhari, a Taliban-loyal Uzbek group that operates in bo...more

  • 180: Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul:4of4: Church, State, and the Birth of Liberty Hardcover – January 5, 2012

    Jul 14 2020

    Image Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul:4of4:  Church, State, and the Birth of Liberty Hardcover – January 5, 2012 https://www.amazon.com/Roger-Williams-Creation-American-Soul/dp/0670023051/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=A revelatory look at how Roger Williams shaped the nature of religion, political power, and individual rights in America.  For four hundred years, Americans have wrestled with and fought over two concepts that define the nature of the nati...more

  • 180: Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul:3of4: Church, State, and the Birth of Liberty Hardcover – January 5, 2012

    Jul 14 2020

    ImageImage from page 169 of "The history of the state of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations" (1920) Identifier: historyofstateof04bick Title: The history of the state of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Year: 1920 (1920s) Authors:  Bicknell, Thomas Williams, 1834-1925 Subjects:  Rhode Island -- History Rhode Island -- Biography Publisher:  New York, The American Historical Society Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundation  Text Appearin...more

  • 180: Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul:2of4: Church, State, and the Birth of Liberty Hardcover – January 5, 2012

    Jul 14 2020

    Image: Title: Image from page 170 of "United States; a history: the most complete and most popular history of the United States of America from the aboriginal times to the present day.." (1893) Identifier: unitedstateshist00ridp Title: United States; a history: the most complete and most popular history of the United States of America from the aboriginal times to the present day.. Year: 1893 (1890s) Authors:  Ridpath, John Clark, 1840-1900 Subjects:  Publisher:  Boston, New York, The United St...more

  • 180: Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul:1of4: Church, State, and the Birth of Liberty Hardcover – January 5, 2012

    Jul 14 2020

    Image: Alonzo Chappel (1828–1887) was an American painter, best known for paintings depicting personalities and events from the American Revolution and early 19th-century American history.The Landing of Roger Williams in 1636 Object type | painting Date | 1857 Dimensions | Height: 50.8 cm (20 in) ; Width: 61.3 cm (24.1 in)  Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul:1of4:  Church, State, and the Birth of Liberty Hardcover – January 5, 2012 https://www.amazon.com/Roger-Williams-Creation...more

  • 179: Lincoln Unbound: 2of2: How an Ambitious Young Railsplitter Saved the American Dream--and How We Can Do It AgainHardcover – June 11, 2013

    Jul 13 2020

    Image Title: Abraham Lincoln and the downfall of American slaveryYear: 1914 (1910s)Authors:  Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903Subjects:  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 Presidents Slaves SlaveryPublisher:  New York : G.P. Putnam's SonsContributing Library:  Lincoln Financial Foundation CollectionDigitizing Sponsor:  State of Indiana through the Indiana State LibraryView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book ...more

  • 179: Lincoln Unbound: 1of2: How an Ambitious Young Railsplitter Saved the American Dream--and How We Can Do It AgainHardcover – June 11, 2013

    Jul 13 2020

    Image: Abraham Lincoln resided in Springfield for 24 years Original work: Thomas Hicks (1823-1890, artist) Leopold Grozelier (1830-1865, lithographer) W. William Schaus (publisher) J.H. Bufford's Lith. (printer) Restoration: Adam Cuerden - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID pga.00380. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Lic...more

  • 178: Fierce Patriot: 8of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 13 2020

    Image:The Burning of Columbia, South Carolina (1865) by William Waud for Harper's Weekly William Waud (d. 1878) for Harper's Weekly. - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cph.3c33068. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. The burning of Columbia, South Carolina, February 17, 1865, by General She...more

  • 178: Fierce Patriot: 7of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 13 2020

    Image:Sherman's burning of McPhersonville, South Carolina, illustrated by William Waud (March 4, 1865) William Waud - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID ppmsca.21756. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. Sherman's March Through South Carolina – Burning of McPhersonville, February 1, 1865. Publ...more

  • 178: Fierce Patriot: 6of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 13 2020

    Image:Image from page 436 of "Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea .." (1891) Identifier: lifedeedsofgener02nort Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea .. Year: 1891 (1890s) Authors:  Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909 Subjects:  Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891Generals Publisher:  Philadelphia, National publishing co Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizi...more

  • 178: Fierce Patriot: 5of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 13 2020

    Image:Year: 1891 (1890s)Authors:  Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909Subjects:  Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891Publisher:  Boston, Mass., Providence, R.I., Gately & O'GormanContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.Text Appearing B...more

  • 178: Fierce Patriot: 4of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 13 2020

    Image:Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea ..Year: 1891 (1890s)Authors:  Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909Subjects:  Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 GeneralsPublisher:  Philadelphia, National publishing coContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this...more

  • 178: Fierce Patriot: 3of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 13 2020

    Image:Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea ..Year: 1891 (1890s)Authors:  Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909Subjects:  Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 GeneralsPublisher:  Philadelphia, National publishing coContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:St. Louis, Co-lumbus, the Gibraltar of the ■West, is ours and Kentucky )is free. Thanks to the bril-liant st...more

  • 178: Fierce Patriot: 2of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 13 2020

    Image:Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea ..Year: 1891 (1890s)Authors:  Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909Subjects:  Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 GeneralsPublisher:  Philadelphia, National publishing coContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:sition againstthe Confederates, who they were certain were attheir heels. Sherman about this time had troubl...more

  • 178: Fierce Patriot: 1of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 13 2020

    Image:English: Picture a young William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891) in military uniform.Français : Image du jeune William Tecumseh Sherman en uniforme militaire.Datum | Published November 1907Quelle | The Generals of the American Civil WarUrheber | Autor unbekannt Fierce Patriot: 1of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/  Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/Fierce-Patriot-Robert-O-Connell-audiobook/d...more

  • 178: The Founders at Home: 4of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 13 2020

    Image: Printmakers include Asher B. Durand, Henry Bryan Hall, George Hayward, J.B. Longacre, Max Rosenthal. Draughtsmen include David McNeely Stauffer.Title from Calendar of the Emmet Collection.Citation/reference : EM691Date | 1783Source | https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-31b3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99Author | Scan by NYPL The Founders at Home: 4of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817.  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher) ...more

  • 178: The Founders at Home: 3of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 13 2020

    Image: itle: Illustrated New York city and surroundings. A descriptive guide to places of interestYear: 1889 (1880s)Authors:  Hobbs, Charles WSubjects: Publisher:  New York, C.W. Hobbs & co.Contributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:FROM BUILDINO. College op Physicians and Surgeons. At 93d Street is the Methodist Episcopal Church Home. At 105th Streetis the Home for Aged Hebrews. At 116th Street is the Bloomingdale In-sane A...more

  • 178: The Founders at Home: 2of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 13 2020

    Image: Title: Historical collections of the state of New Jersey: past and present: Year: 1868 (1860s) Authors:  Barber, John Warner, 1798-1885. [from old catalog] Howe, Henry, 1816-1893, [from old catalog] joint author Subjects:  New Jersey -- History. [from old catalog] New Jersey -- Description and travel. [from old catalog] New Jersey -- History, Local. [from old catalog] Publisher:  New Haven, Conn., J. W. Barber Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan ...more

  • 178: The Founders at Home: 1of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 13 2020

    Image: Late residence of Thomas Jefferson, Monticello, Va.Name | Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826Topics | Houses; Homes and hauntsUUID | d15ece00-c605-012f-f163-58d385a7bc34imageID | 420350NYPL catalog ID (B-number) | b14547333Collection | Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History.Collection UUID | 510d47da-258e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99RLIN/OCLC | NYPG96-F3Hades struc ID | 166193Printmakers include H.B. Hall, Albert Rosenthal, Max Rosenthal. Draughtsman is David McNeely Stauffe...more

  • 177: A Wicked War: 4of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Jul 12 2020

    ImageTitle: The Mexican war: a history of its origin, and a detailed account of the victories which terminated in the surrender of the capital; with the official despatches of the generals. To which is added, the treaty of peace, and valuable tables of the strength and losses of the United States armyYear: 1850 (1850s)Authors:  Mansfield, Edward Deering, 1801-1880Subjects:  United States. Army Mexican War, 1846-1848Publisher:  New York, A.S. Barnes Cincinnati, H.W. DerbyContributing Library:  Li...more

  • 177: A Wicked War: 3of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Jul 12 2020

    Image: Attack on Chapultepec, Sept. 13th 1847--Mexicans routed with great lossDate | 1847 or 1848 A Wicked War: 3of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Wicked-War-Lincoln-Invasion-Mexico-ebook/dp/B0082XLYX4/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1594521956&sr=1-1Often forgotten and overlooked, the U.S.-Mexican War featured false starts, atrocities, and daring back-channel...more

  • 177: A Wicked War: 2of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Jul 12 2020

    ImageEnglish: Print shows a scene from the Battle of Monterrey, led by General Zachary Taylor and General William J. Worth, during the Mexican-American War.1855. Library of Congress.Date | 1855Source | http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/grant-mexican-american-war/Author | Library of Congress A Wicked War: 2of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg  (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Wicked-War-Lincoln-...more

  • 177: A Wicked War: 1of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Jul 12 2020

    Image: "Battle of Churubusco--Fought near the city of Mexico 20th of August 1847 / J. Cameron." Hand tinted lithographDate | 1847Source | Library of Congress[1]Author | John Cameron (artist), Nathaniel Currier (lithographer and publisher)Other versions | Partially restored version of File:Battle of Churubusco.jpg. Rotated. Perspective crop. Dirt and stains removed. No other changes. Brightness adjusted. Partial desaturation to border area. Edges sharpened and contrast enhanced at caption. Histog...more

  • 176: 1781: 2of2:The Decisive Year of the Revolutionary War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Tonsetic (Author), Noah Michael Levine (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 12 2020

    ImageEnglish: Eugène Louis Lami (12 January 1800 – 19 December 1890) was a French painter, watercolorist, lithographer, illustrator and designer. He was a painter of fashionable Paris during the period of the July Monarchy and the Second French Empire and also made history paintings and illustrations for books such as Gil Blas and Manon Lescaut.American storming of redoubt #10 during the Siege of Yorktown.Date | 1840Source | Sandleaders 1781: 2of2:The Decisive Year of the Revolutionary War  Audi...more

  • 165: The Captain Who Burned His Ships: 1of2: Captain Thomas Tingey, USN, 1750-1829 Kindle Edition. by Gordon Brown (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Jul 12 2020

    Image:English: British Burning WashingtonDate | 1816Source | This illustration is from the 1816 book, The History of England, from the Earliest Periods, Volume 1 by Paul M. Rapin de Thoyras. The source holder, of this book, is the U.S. Library of Congress.Author | Book: Paul M. Rapin de Thoyras The Captain Who Burned His Ships: 1of2: Captain Thomas Tingey, USN, 1750-1829 Kindle Edition. by Gordon Brown (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Captain-Who-Burned-His-Ships-ebook/dp/...more

  • 176: 1781: 1of2: The Decisive Year of the Revolutionary War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Tonsetic (Author), Noah Michael Levine (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 12 2020

    ImageFrançais : Général de Vimeur, vicomte de Rochambeau (1750-1812) ("Tenues des Troupes du Corps Expéditionnaire de Saint-Domingue. 1801-1804.")Date | 19th century Source | Musée de l'Armée (Paris)Author | H. Boisselier 1781: 1of2: The Decisive Year of the Revolutionary War  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Robert Tonsetic (Author), Noah Michael Levine (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/1781-Decisive-Revolutionary-War-audiobook/dp/B00BOWGJTO/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&am...more

  • 175: #Federals: The US Citizenship and Immigration service fees dry up, laying off thousands. @FRoseDC

    Jul 12 2020

    Image:Title: A home geography of New York cityYear: 1905 (1900s)Authors:  Straubenmuller, GustaveSubjects:  New York (N.Y.) -- Description and travel New York (N.Y.) -- HistoryPublisher:  Boston, New York (etc) Ginn & companyContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan FoundationText Appearing Before Image:time a fort ? It was builtfor the defense of the city,and stood on an island; adrawbridg;e connected the island with Manhattan. Later the fortwas changed to a p...more

  • 175: #HotelMars: Roscosmos turns to reusability for the next gen heavy lift Angara booster; and Orel manned capsule due mid 20s. Anatoly Zak @RussianSpaceWeb David Livingston SpaceShow.com

    Jul 12 2020

    Image: public domainEnglish: Backdropped by a blanket of clouds, the Soyuz TMA-7 spacecraft departs from the International Space Station carrying astronaut William S. (Bill) McArthur Jr., Expedition 12 commander and NASA space station science officer; Russian Federal Space Agency cosmonaut Valery I. Tokarev, flight engineer; and Brazilian Space Agency astronaut Marcos C. Pontes. Undocking occurred at 2:48 p.m. (CDT) on April 8.Deutsch: Sojus TMA-7 beim Verlassen der Internationalen Raumstation (...more

  • 175: #PacificWatch: Disneyland reopens with Baby Yoda masks; and the Bullet Train is the undead. Jeff Bliss @JCBliss

    Jul 12 2020

    Image#PacificWatch: Disneyland reopens with Baby Yoda masks; and the Bullet Train is the undead. Jeff Bliss @JCBlisshttps://www.shopdisney.com/adult-large-star-wars-cloth-face-masks-4-pack-set-pre-order-420221228678.html?CMP=KNC-DSSCNX&efc=DSI1004364&szredirectid=EAIaIQobChMIiOLbmMbG6gIVB7zACh3L_wCuEAQYASABEgJ9fPD_BwE

  • 175: Mars probe InSight struggles with the unsolved Martian soil Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com.

    Jul 12 2020

    Image Credit: NASA/JPL-CaltechMars probe InSight struggles with the unsolved Martian soil Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com.https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/insights-mole-is-bouncing-again/

  • 175: Slowly slowly Boeing Starliner to manned Earth orbit. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 12 2020

    InageSlowly slowly Boeing Starliner to manned Earth orbit.  Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/nasa-completes-starliner-review-finds-more-issues/ 

  • 175: The immediate chaos of student Visas & What is to be done? Dan Griswold @Mercatus

    Jul 12 2020

    ImageThe immediate chaos of student Visas & What is to be done? Dan Griswold @Mercatushttps://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-53346006

  • 165: The Captain Who Burned His Ships: 2of2: Captain Thomas Tingey, USN, 1750-1829 Kindle Edition. by Gordon Brown (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

    Jul 11 2020

    Image:Engraving depicting capture of Washington, D.C., by the British during the War of 1812.Date | Published 1814 Oct. 14. The Captain Who Burned His Ships: 2of2: Captain Thomas Tingey, USN, 1750-1829 Kindle Edition. by Gordon Brown (Author)  Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Captain-Who-Burned-His-Ships-ebook/dp/B00DKMWNFA/ref=sr_1_4?dchild=1&keywords=Captain+who+burned+ships&qid=1594522316&s=digital-text&sr=1-4This is the first biography of Captain Thomas Tingey, w...more

  • 165: #NewAmericanCivilWar: The elitist Never-Trumpers (Trotskyists/Neo-Conservatives) denounce Republicanism as inauthentic. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis.

    Jul 11 2020

    Image: American Civil War Photos > us-cavalry-at-sudley-spring-1st-battle-of-bull-run (23/63) #NewAmericanCivilWar: The elitist Never-Trumpers (Trotskyists/Neo-Conservatives) denounce Republicanism as inauthentic.  Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis.

  • 165: #NewAmericanCivilWar: Self-denunciations by the elite Church of Woke. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis.

    Jul 11 2020

    Image:Ruins of Henry House, First Battle of Bull Run Original Caption: Ruins of Henry House, first battle of Bull Run  U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 111-B-1575  From:: Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes, (Record Group 111)  Photographer: Brady, Mathew, 1823 (ca.) - 1896  Coverage Dates: ca. 1860 - ca. 1865 Subjects:American Civil War, 1861-1865Brady National Photographic Art Gallery (Washington, D.C.)  Persistent URL: catalog.archives.gov/id/52...more

  • 174: The pell-mell pursuit of the vaccine by the risk-takers among us; and farewell and well done to John Paulson. @Gzuckerman @WSJ

    Jul 11 2020

    Image: Cartoon of J. P. Morgan seizing control of banks.[n 7] Frank Arthur Nankivell - Puck Magazine, Cover Illustration, cropped from version available at Library of Congress [1] A cartoon on the cover of en:Puck (magazine) titled: "The Central Bank--Why should Uncle Sam establish one, when Uncle Pierpont is already on the job?" Public Domain File:The Central Bank Morgan cartoon-1.png Created: 2 February 1910 The pell-mell pursuit of the vaccine by the risk-takers among us; and farewell and...more

  • 174: #TheScalaReport: The Sino-American decoupling of software, hardware, currency, expectations. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

    Jul 11 2020

    Image:English: Historical postcard of ChinaDate | circa 1900 Source | Historical postcardAuthor | Unknown author#TheScalaReport: The Sino-American decoupling of software, hardware, currency, expectations.  Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com  #ScalaAPS  @STRATACACHEhttps://asia.nikkei.com/Editor-s-Picks/China-up-close/China-talks-of-US-decoupling-and-a-divided-worldhttps://www.economist.com/leaders/2020/07/11/tiktok-and-the-sino-american-tech-split

  • 174: Washington corruption persecutes Michael Flynn and threatens to undermine trust without a resolution of the Russiagate abuse of power. @DevinNunes

    Jul 11 2020

    Image:English: Back reads "The Shoreham, Washington, D. C. Located at 15th and H Street, N.W., one of Washington's most famous Hotels." Published by The Washington News Company, Washington, D.C. Colorchrome. A history of a newer hotel that uses the Shoreham's name says, "The hotel’s name was taken from a previous Shoreham Hotel in Washington (built in 1889 by Levi P. Morton, Vice President of the United States under Benjamin Harrison), which was named for Morton’s hometown of Shoreham, Vt., whic...more

  • 174: The San Joaquin Valley is restless for fireworks and Costco and is done with the arbitrary Sacramento lockdowns. @DevinNunes CA-22

    Jul 11 2020

    Image:: Exterior view of the Santa Fe Depot building in Fresno, ca.1910Photograph of an exterior view of the Santa Fe Depot building in Fresno, ca.1910. The adobe-like building is shown at center; to the left, an open air arcade offers benches for waiting passengers, while to the right a two- and then a three-story section of the depot is visible, each roof covered with terra cotta tile. A sign on the outside of the arcade reads "Fresno". Railcar tracks can be seen embedded in the street in the ...more

  • 173: #SmallBusinessAmerica: What about making employees wear masks and takes regular tests? @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer

    Jul 11 2020

    Image: Demonstration at the Red Cross Emergency Ambulance Station in Washington, D.C., during the influenza pandemic of 1918."Date | 1918Source | Library of Congress[1]Author | National Photo Company#SmallBusinessAmerica: What about making employees wear masks and takes regular tests? @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirerFor small business owners, the pandemic proves it: millennials were righthttps://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/jul/05/small-business-owners-working-home-millennials-covidAs m...more

  • 173: #SmallBusinessAmerica: How to watch for signs of the recovery; and don't overlook S B A 7(a). @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer

    Jul 11 2020

    ImagePossibilities of the motor truck: Remarkable strength and excellent speed characterize motor trucks like that in the above illustration (Duplex, Lansing, Michigan). The wooden wheels are feats of engineering, no less than the powerful motor and rigid frame. The maximum load that may be carried is measured by bulk rather than by pounds. Title: American forestryIdentifier: americanforestry251919amer (find matches)Year: 1910-1923 (1910s)Authors: American Forestry AssociationSubjects: Forests a...more

  • 173: Mysterious explosions and fires over Iran cannot be explained by Occam's razor "accidents." Benham ben Taleblu, @FDD.

    Jul 11 2020

    Image:Title: Essay on barbers' razors, razor hones, razor strops and razor honing .. Year: 1895 (1890s) Authors: Le Blanc, Napoleon. [from old catalog] Subjects:  Text Appearing Before Image: ail smoothly and evenly take a half dozen short, light strokes,making the letter X with thin lather, (if you are using lather, but if you are usingoil, add a few drops more and if you are using water hone, add water to finish).Then wet the end of your finger on your tongue until sensitive and draw over thee...more

  • 173: America is ready for the contest of the 4th of July GOP vs the Gloomy Democrats

    Jul 11 2020

    Imagenglish: Beverly Bennett Dobbs (1868–1937)[1] was a photographer and filmmaker in the Pacific Northwestand Alaska.[2] The University of Washington has his work in their collection.[3] He was born near Marshall, Missouri. He moved with his family to Lincoln, Nebraska when he was eight.[4] In 1888, Dobbs moved to Bellingham, Washington and partnered with F. F. Fleming[5] at Dobbs & Fleming between 1890–1891. Dobbs had a photography studio in Bellingham for 12 years until 1900 when he moved...more

  • 172: Just like Tom Clancy: US exercises airborne takeover of Guam fallen into the hands of the PRC. Tyler Rogoway @TheWarZone @TheDrive

    Jul 11 2020

    Image: public domainOriginal caption "South Sea cruise 1899-1900, Ladrone Islands, Guam, main street of Agana"Date | 30 September 2005, 08:11:39Source | http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/htmls/fish7630.htmAuthor | Archival Photographer Stefan Claesson, NOAAJust like Tom Clancy: US exercises airborne takeover of Guam fallen into the hands of the PRC. Tyler Rogoway @TheWarZone @TheDrivehttps://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/34536/c-17s-packed-with-paratroopers-just-practiced-a-sudden-long-range-invasion...more

  • 172: DoD fortifies Wake Island to defend the Pacific from the PLA Navy. Tyler Rogoway @theWarZone @TheDrive.

    Jul 11 2020

    Image Commander E. D. Taussig, USN, of the gunboat USS Bennington (PG-4), having called all present to witness that Uncle Sam took possession of Wake Island, ordered Old Glory to be hoisted by Ensign WettengelDate | 14 May 1899Source | "How Old Glory was Raised on Wake Island", Los Angeles Herald, May 14, 1899, page 14Author | Unknown authorDoD fortifies Wake Island to defend the Pacific from the PLA Navy. Tyler Rogoway @theWarZone @TheDrive.https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/34404/big-airfie...more

  • 171: Despite the USMCA, AMLO of Mexico ("hugs not bullets") is losing to the gunplay of the New Generation Jalisco Cartel. @MaryAnastasiaOG

    Jul 11 2020

    Image: Title: Municipal organizations in Latin America. Mexico CityYear: 1909 (1900s)Authors:  International Bureau of the American RepublicsSubjects: Publisher:  Washington, D.C., Govt. print. off.Contributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of CongressView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.Text Ap...more

  • 171: Speaker Pelosi aims to bail-out the inadequate Amtrak and Post Office again & What is to be done? @VerodeRugy @Mercatus

    Jul 10 2020

    Image: Post Office, Philadelphia, Pa. Date1900 - 1901collectionsIn CollectionsPennsylvania Postcards, 1900sPennsylvania Postcards The Detroit Publishing CompanyplaceNew York Public Librarylinkhttp://digitalcollections.nypl.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic DomainSpeaker Pelosi aims to bail-out the inadequate Amtrak and Post Office again & What is to be done? @VerodeRugy @Mercatushttps://www.mercatus.org/bridge/commentary/moving-forward-act-nonstarter

  • 170: What about Durham before November? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jul 10 2020

    ImageConstruction of the Northwest Court of the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress What about Durham before November?  @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

  • 170: SCOTUS throws the Democrats backwards in their chase of POTUS taxes. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jul 10 2020

    Imagedentifier: courseincivilgov00thor (find matches)Title: A course in civil governmentYear: 1894 (1890s)Authors:  Thorpe, Francis Newton, 1857- (from old catalog)Subjects: Publisher:  Philadelphia, Eldredge & brotherContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of CongressText Appearing Before Image:feriorcourts of the United States. It may modify its own de-cisions, but its judgment is final. 219. Inferior Courts of the United States.—TheConstitution empow...more

  • 170: Is Biden trying to skip the debates? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jul 10 2020

    Image: Old Post Office, Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Designed by James H. Windrim, it was built in 1890-1894 and razed in 1930.Date | 1911Source | postcardAuthor | Scranton News Company, Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States.Is Biden trying to skip the debates? @SebGorka #AmericaFirst https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/07/opinion/biden-trump-debate.html

  • 170: The American history bashers are students of Cold War Soviet disinformation. @SebGorka #AmericaFirst

    Jul 10 2020

    ImageEnglish: V. I. Lenin (1870 - 1924), Soviet revolutionary leader of proletariat with group of commanders in the Red Square, May 25, 1919. He inspects the Vseobuch troops.Русский: Ленин на параде частей Всеобуча в Москве, 1919, 25 маяData | 25 matg 1919Funtauna | Lehtikuva, Сергей Александрович Морозов. Творческая фотография. М.:Изд-во «Планета», 3-е изд., 1989, ISBN 5-85250-029-1Autur | English: Smirnov_N.Русский: Смирнов Н.The American history bashers are students of Cold War Soviet disinfo...more

  • 169: Hamas now possesses long-range missiles; and what is to be done? Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_Pres

    Jul 10 2020

    Image:  A soldier using an early model of the crossbow. Malcolm Hoenlein, in re:  The UN reports on Iran [and nothing happens].  SC 2231. Khobar Towers. PA excoriates not only Jews, but Christians. World history starts with Islamic conquest of the land.  Long-range missiles.  Fatah-Hamas partnership pledge orchestrated by Qatar.  Hagia Sophia. 

  • 169: The explosion at Natanz sets Iranian nukes back by years. Ronan Bergman @ronenbergman

    Jul 10 2020

    Image:    A painting on the wall of the Chel-Sooton Palace in Isfahan of Shah Abbas at war.Ronan Bergman, in re: Whoever blew up Natanz had exquisite intelligence and operational abilities.  Truly not clear who did it.  Whoever may have done it, the fact is that the regime was unable to prevent it.   Dr. Ronen Bergman is senior correspondent for military and intelligence affairs for Yedioth Ahronoth, Israel’s largest circulated daily newspaper, and a Contributing Writer for The New York Times. ...more

  • 169: BDS fails on American campuses. Dani Dayan @AmbDaniDayan

    Jul 10 2020

    Image:  Brown University poster, 1914. Dani Dayan, in re: Review of the last several years. BDS is failing.  As of August 2016, Dani Dayan officially assumed the post of Consul General of Israel in New York. As Consul General, he has represented the State of Israel to communities from throughout New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Delaware. Dayan was Chairman of the Council of Jewish Communities in Judea and Samaria from July 2007 until January 2013. He then acted for two additional ye...more

  • 169: Anti-Semitism in the twenty-first century. Elan Carr @USEAntiSemitism

    Jul 10 2020

    Image:  Jewish martyrdom depicted in a woodcut from 1493 Elan Carr, in re: Anti-Semitism in the twenty-first century; not the same as i the last century.  Those of the far left, far right, and militant Islam, is being practiced by sovereign states.  Promulgated by the Internet.  These three forces are driving the increase, with blinding speed, luring young people into the venomous [maelstrom].   Islamic Republic of Iran, esp its proxies. The Palestinian Authority, a quasi-state actor.  Blood lib...more

  • 168: California rises and falls in 92 years since Laurel & Hardy. Lee Ohanian @HooverInst @lee_ohanian

    Jul 10 2020

    Image:  Postcard view of California oil fields c.1940s Lee Ohanian, Hoover & UCLA, in re: The California of yesteryear; then, the Golden State.  Laurel & Hardy movie: in the distance, can see only one or two houses.  Ninety-two years later, analysis of the budget from Sacramento: spending three times more per resident than in 1990. California once was the promised land, with weather, beaches, and a welcoming government.  It grew from a tiny populat0n to having 12% of the national populat...more

  • 167: The POTUS Trump vs the American-history bashers. @ConradMBlack @NRO

    Jul 10 2020

    Image: A model at the site depicting Mount Rushmore's intended final design ("before funding ran out").Conrad Black, author, Flight of the Eagle, & publisher; in re:  President Trump’s Mt Rushmore  speech was the greatest of his career; both content and delivery were excellent.  The American system produces leaders that it absolutely needs when it needs them: Lincoln; FDR.  Trump has reversed a slight decline in the country and returned it to its ethos: if you work hard, you can succeed.  . ...more

  • 166: What about reparations to Japanese-Americans? What about reparations to Holocaust survivors? @RichardAEpstein

    Jul 10 2020

    Image:  A Japanese-American unfurled this banner in Oakland, California the day after the Pearl Harbor attack. This Dorothea Lange photograph was taken in March 1942, just prior to the man's internment. Richard Epstein, Chicago Law, NYU Law, and Hoover; in re:  What about the reparations to Japanese-Americans?  What about the reparations to Holocaust survivors?  Nicole Hannah Jones, head of New York Times 1619 Project.  The 1944 case before SCOTUS, and German government reparations to Jews.    h...more

  • 166: The case for reparations to descendants of American slave families, 1619-1865. @RichardAEpstein

    Jul 10 2020

    Image:  Slaves on a South Carolina plantation (The Old Plantation, c. 1790) Richard Epstein, Chicago Law, NYU Law, and Hoover; in re:  The case for reparations to descendants of American slave families, 1619-1865.  https://www.hoover.org/research/should-cops-get-qualified-immunity

  • 165: Australia is on offense with arms and intelligence to fend off PRC threats and provocations. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Jul 10 2020

    Image: No known copyright Federal camp, Canberra, [ca. 1910s].[between 1910 and 1920] Condition: Good.; Part of the collection: Frank H. Boland collection. The surveyors' camp on Camp Hill. Persistent URLnla.gov.au/nla.pic-an23753932 Australia is on offense with arms and intelligence to fend off PRC threats and provocations. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs  "Essentially, the new approach would move the Australian Defence Force (ADF) struc-ture away from coalition, expeditionary ope...more

  • 164: The last gamble of Xi Jinping is aggression. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs

    Jul 10 2020

    Image:Public domainTraditional Chinese funeral marchDate | 24 June 1900Source | LOCAuthor | new york tribuneThe last gamble of Xi Jinping is aggression.  Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs"Now, PRC Pres. Xi Jinping was being forced by a range of circumstances — a declining economy, the socio-economic impact of the coronavirus epidemic, and a range of natu-ral and demographic disasters and trends — to take precipitate military action before the final window on the path toward global do...more

  • 164: Happy 85th birthday to his Holiness the Dalai Lama, while the PRC plots more brutality in Tibet. Bhuchung Tsering, vice president of International Campaign for Tibet.

    Jul 10 2020

    Image: Entitled: Kampa Dzong, Tibet [1904] John C. White [RESTORED] The image was nearly perfect to begin with. I smoothed out the clouds, got rid of some minor spot and scratch problems, evened the tones and added a bit more contrast. (I had previously wrongly attributed this image to John Baptist Noel, one of White's contemporaries in the region and another historical photography figure in his own right; my humble apologies to all viewers for the glaring error.)"British amateur photographer, w...more

  • 164: Evidence that the supply chain is moving back from the PRC while the Trade Deal Phase 1 hesitates. Alan Tonelson, t @AlanTonelson.

    Jul 10 2020

    Image: Identifier: greatsmallgameof1900lyde (find matches)Title: The great and small game of India, Burma, & TibetYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Lydekker, Richard, 1849-1915Subjects:  Hunting Hunting Hunting MammalsPublisher:  London : R. WardContributing Library:  Boston Public LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  Boston Public LibraryText Appearing Before Image:animal is almost invariably called bison—atitle properly belonging to Bos bonasiis of Lithuania and the Caucasus.Questions are sometimes asked...more

  • 163: Drone surveillance aircraft learn to communicate 5G to other Drones; and solving the Shoe Bomber. Douglas Smith, Plymouth Rock Techologies.

    Jul 09 2020

    ImagePlymouth Rock House, Cole's Hill, Portico over Plymouth RockDateUnknown dateSourcehttps://collections.carli.illinois.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/nby_teich/id/23421AuthorUnknown authorPermission(Reusing this file)The Newberry makes its collections available for any lawful purpose, commercial or non-commercial, without licensing or permission fees to the library, subject to the following terms and conditions: https://www.newberry.org/rights-and-reproductionsollectionDetroit Publishing C...more

  • 163: The timeless Prosperity, Pennsylvania: "Sit yourself down and visit awhile." Salena Zito SalenaZito.com

    Jul 09 2020

    ImageEnglish: Post office in Prosperity, PASource | Own workAuthor | Niteshift36I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following licenses: | Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitle...more

  • 163: Energy is all of the above starting with coal. SalenaZito.com

    Jul 09 2020

    ImageA small local mine in West Virginia in 1908.Hine, Lewis Wickes - http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.01055 Entrance to a W. Va. coal mine: a "drift" mine. The live-wire was only shoulder -high in places inside, and unprotected. Location: West Virginia. Permission details PD-USGovView more Public Domainview terms File:W. Va. coal mine 1908.jpg Created: 1 September 1908 Energy is all of the above starting with coal. SalenaZito.comhttps://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/the-future-still-li...more

  • 163: Rocket science blows up now and again. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:Frontispiece illustration Caption: "I was progressing in great leaps and bounds" Claude Allin Shepperson - Internet Archive identifier Frontispiece of H. G. Wells' The First Men in the Moon, 1st hardcover edition, published by George Newnes in 1901. Caption: "I was progressing in great leaps and bounds" Public Domain File:First Men in the Moon (1901) frontispiece.jpg Created: 1 January 1901 Rocket science blows up now and again. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/...more

  • 163: Minimum minimum in 200 years continues. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:x Mission: Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) Target: Sun Instrument: Atmosphere Imaging Assembly (AIA) Views: 1,978 Full-Res TIFF: PIA22242.tif Full-Res JPG: PIA22242.jpg Image credit: NASA/GSFC/Solar Dynamics Observatory Minimum minimum in 200 years continues. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/essays-and-commentaries/sunspot-update-more-evidence-of-an-upcoming-weak-maximum/

  • 162: Azerbaijan is a model secular republic; why is the EU speaking out yet the US remains quiet on the annexation of Nagorno-Karabakh? Adelle Nazarian @AdelleNaz

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:European Commission building EmDee - Own work Belgique - Bruxelles - Schuman - Berlaymont - Siège de la Commission européenne CC BY-SA 4.0 File:Belgique - Bruxelles - Schuman - Berlaymont - 01.jpg Created: 2019-09-14 14:06:31 .Azerbaijan is a model secular republic; why is the EU speaking out yet the US remains quiet on the annexation of Nagorno-Karabakh?  Adelle Nazarian @AdelleNaz  Adelle Nazarian  senior media fellow at the Gold Institute for International Strategy in Washington, D.C.h...more

  • 161: YouGov polling shows that Joe Biden's biggest challenge is to win moderate Democrats. David Brady, @RealClearPolitics @HooverInst

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:  This image has become iconic of the consequences of bad polling data: November 3, 1948: President Harry S. Truman, shortly after being elected as President, smiles as he holds up a copy of the Chicago Tribune issue prematurely announcing his electoral defeat. YouGov polling shows that Joe Biden's biggest challenge is to win moderate Democrats.  David Brady, @RealClearPolitics @HooverInst Dave Brady, Hoover and RealClearPolitcs;  in re: How to interpret the polling?    https://www.realcl...more

  • 160: State of the City, the State, the Union: Shootings rise as the NYPD bows to budget cuts: Requesting the force hang on till November 2021 and a new mayor. John Catsimatidis, @JCats13 @CatsRoundtable

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:  One of the many New York City slum photographs of Jacob Riis (ca 1890). Squalor can be seen in the streets, washed clothes hanging between buildings. John Catsimatidis, Cats Roundtable, and Red Apple Media, in re: New York must reopen and recover soon, or confidence will dwindle and the city will not recover.  Thousands of criminals were released from Riker’s Island are out shooting children, and breaking into stores, including Chanel and Macy’s. We have only fifteen months left till the...more

  • 159: India deploys cyber nationalism to blunt PRC aggression. @CleoPaskal @FDD

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:  PLA marching into Lhasa in October 1951India deploys cyber nationalism to blunt PRC aggression.  @CleoPaskal @FDD Cleo Paskal, non-resident senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, @CleoPaskal, in re: Eastern Ladakh, China invades India.  China normally does fur steps forward, three steps back; but India [no longer is playing].  India has banned 59 Chinese apps: turns out they're espionage devised to monitor location, payment, et al. Can be used for blackmail and indus...more

  • 159: The Great Firewall closes down Hong Kong communication. @Michael_Yon

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:  The Great Wall in 1907 Michael Yon, Far East reporter based in Thailand, @Michael_Yon , in re: Office for Safeguarding National Security, China’s boot in Hong Kong.  The Great Firewall has descended; few communications today.  The Iron Curtain has fallen on HK.  More brutal than the old Soviet methods.  To be behind the Great Firewall means you can't access many websites without a VPN, which, itself, can be shut off.  If it is, Hong Kong will no longer be a global financial center, but m...more

  • 159: American investor class will solve the virus and make a profit in it. @johntamny

    Jul 09 2020

    Image: Major investors; here:  Andrew Carnegie sold his steel company to J.P. Morgan in 1901 John Tamny, RealClearMarkets, The End of Work,@johntamny , in re: John Rockefeller donated $430 mil of his $500 mil to healthcare [and forbad medical doctors to prescribe anything having to do with diet or food].    . . . Collective action is doing what’s known. Entrepreneurs search for what’s unknown.  We want the craziest inventors to attack problems.  Profit motive is essential.  It's individuals who’...more

  • 159: North Americans must move together to shed the China supply chain risk. Lt-Gen H R McMaster (ret.), Hoover Institution Fouad and Michelle Ajami Senior Fellow; @HooverInst

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:  Title: Where to spend the winter months. A birdseye view of a trip to Mexico, via HavanaYear: 1880 (1880s)Authors:  Wineburgh, M. (Michael)Subjects: Publisher:  New York, M. Wineburgh & co.Contributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of CongressText Appearing Before Image:plow their indolent way to the capital; for fivehundred years it has served as a conduit to feed the population of Mexicocity. On it the boats are propelled by hand ; we see flat bo...more

  • 158: 4/8 Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774-1776, by Richard R. Beeman.

    Jul 09 2020

    Image: Continental Congress seal:  Drawing of a seal used by Thomas Mifflin as the President of the Continental Congress in 1783-4, which is a derivative of the Great Seal of the United States. It is possible the seal was used by all presidents of the Congress, but the seal apparently did not pass over to the federal government in 1789. The drawing was made in about 1885; it is not known if the artist (David McNeely Stauffer) worked from an actual wax impression or from earlier printed versions....more

  • 158: 3/8 Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774-1776, by Richard R. Beeman.

    Jul 09 2020

    Image:  Portrait of Thomas Jefferson while in London in 1786 by Mather Brown Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774-1776, by Richard R. Beeman.  1st Edition In 1768, the Philadelphia physician Benjamin Rush stood before the empty throne of King George III, overcome with emotion as he gazed at the symbol of America’s connection with England. Eight years later, he became one of the fifty-six men to sign the Declaration of Independence, severing Am...more

  • 158: 2/8 Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774-1776, by Richard R. Beeman.

    Jul 09 2020

    2/8   Samuel Adams: A stern, middle-aged man with gray hair wearing a dark red suit.  In this c. 1772 portrait by John Singleton Copley, Adams points at the Massachusetts Charter, which he viewed as a constitution that protected the peoples' rights.Image: Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774-1776, by Richard R. Beeman.  1st Edition In 1768, the Philadelphia physician Benjamin Rush stood before the empty throne of King George III, overcome with...more

  • 157: 1/8 Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774-1776, by Richard R. Beeman

    Jul 09 2020

    Image: The Death of General Mercer at the Battle of Princeton, January 3, 1777 by John Trumbull, Dr. Benjamin Rush and General George Washington enter from the background, with Captain William Leslie, shown on the right, mortally wounded        Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774-1776, by Richard R. Beeman.  1st Edition In 1768, the Philadelphia physician Benjamin Rush stood before the empty throne of King George III, overcome with emotion as...more

  • 156: Genoa reopens carefully. Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundtation.

    Jul 08 2020

    Image: [Piazza Acquaverde (Green Water Plaza), Genoa, Italy] (LOC)[Piazza Acquaverde (Green Water Plaza), Genoa, Italy] [between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900]. 1 photomechanical print : photochrom, color. Notes:Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J--foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905.Print no. "8545".Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites in Italy in the Photochrom print collection. Subjects:Italy--Genoa.  Format: Photochrom prints--Color--1890...more

  • 156: No longer secure for Americans to travel to Hong Kong. Christian Whiton, Center for National Interest.

    Jul 08 2020

    Image:1899年英國在大埔舉行接管新界儀式 Description: New Territory Hong Kong. Location: Hong Kong Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/446. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our softwar...more

  • 155: The plan to discard the Electoral College. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jul 08 2020

    Image: https://nationalmap.gov/small_scale/printable/elections.htmlAuthor | United States Geological SurveyThe plan to discard the Electoral College. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

  • 155: Defunding the Police and the rule of law. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatness

    Jul 08 2020

    Image: George CatlinTitle | Five PointsDate | 1827Medium | oilDefunding the Police and the rule of law. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @theamgreatnesshttps://www.nationalreview.com/2020/07/washington-vs-violent-crime/

  • 153: #NewWorld: The IRGC colonizes Caracas & What is to be done? Joseph Humire @jmhumire @securefreesoc; Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal @MariaFdaCabal #NewWorld

    Jul 08 2020

    Image:Español: Parque Los Caobos en Caracas - Venezuela hacia 1940Date | 1940Source | Postal sobre el Parque Los Caobos en Caracas Venezuela producida por el National Tourist of Venezuela en 1940Author | National Tourist of Venezuela#NewWorld: The IRGC colonizes Caracas & What is to be done? Joseph Humire @jmhumire @securefreesoc; Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal @MariaFdaCabal #NewWorldhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/iranian-military-owned-conglomerate-sets-up-shop-in-venezuela-11593972015

  • 153: #NewWorld: Coronavirus corruption cases spread across Latin America. Joseph Humire @jmhumire @securefreesoc; Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal @MariaFdaCabal #NewWorld

    Jul 08 2020

    Image: Guayaquil's waterfront around 1920.Unknown author - Scanned from original stero card in User:Infrogmation's own collection; previously uploaded to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:GuyaquilWaterfront1920.jpg Guyaquil Waterfront, c. 1920, from Stereopticon card Permission details Published in USA early 20th century with no notice of copyright; public domain.View more Public Domainview terms File:GuyaquilWaterfront1920.jpg Created: circa 1920 date QS:P,+1920-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q57...more

  • 153: Why would anyone behead Christopher Columbus in Waterbury, Connecticut? @LizPeek

    Jul 08 2020

    Image: Christopher Columbus at the gates of the monastery of Santa María de la Rábida with his son Diego, by Benet Mercadé Benet Mercadé - [2] Christopher Columbus at the gates of the monastery of Santa Maria de la Rabida with his son Diego. Painting by Benito Mercade y Fabregas. Permission details This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domainwork of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason: This work is in the public doma...more

  • 153: The Springtime governors lose authority as the Summertime trucking economy gains supremacy. @LizPeek @TheHill

    Jul 08 2020

    Image:Standard Oil/Crown Gasoline General Motors truck Model K 52, replaced by Model T40 - 1925.Digital ID: 480988Source: Photographs of General Motors and Chrysler car and truck models, 1902 - 1938. / General Motors Truck Company, Pontiac, Michigan, 1936, photographs - specifications (more info)Repository: The New York Public Library. Science, Industry and Business Library. General Collection Division.See more information about this image and others at NYPL Digital Gallery. Persistent URL: digi...more

  • 154: London grows accustomed to life with the virus. Joseph Sternberg: @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion

    Jul 08 2020

    Image:  Richard Blome's map of London (1673). The development of the West End had recently begun to accelerate. Joseph Sternberg, WSJ, in re: London grows accustomed to life with the virus.   

  • 154: Hong Kong falls. Joseph Sternberg: @josephsternberg, @WSJOpinion

    Jul 08 2020

    Image:   Joseph Sternberg, WSJ, in re: Hong Kong falls.  

  • 153: The positives are up and the death rate is down. @henryimiller

    Jul 08 2020

    Image:  Morbity and Mortality report: cover page of MMWR of July 3, 1981. Considered to be the first major public info regarding (what later became known as) AIDS Henry Miller, Pacific Research Center, in re: https://time.com/5863564/hospitals-capacity-coronavirus-surge/

  • 153: Accelerating Operation Warp Speed; and what is to be done? @henryimiller

    Jul 08 2020

    Image:   Jonas Salk at the University of Pittsburgh where he developed the first polio vaccine. Henry Miller, Pacific Research Center, in re:  https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-commits-2-billion-for-covid-19-vaccine-drug-supplies-11594132175?st=3piwx83kovu0zpf&reflink=article_email_share

  • 152: Vicksburg: 8of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 07 2020

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

  • 152: Vicksburg: 7of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: TITLE: Siege of Vicksburg--13, 15, & 17 Corps, Commanded by Gen. U.S. Grant, assisted by the Navy under Admiral Porter--Surrender, July 4, 1863, by Kurz and AllisonKurz and Allison - Source: Library of Congress Public Domain File:Battle of Vicksburg, Kurz and Allison.png Created: circa 1888 date QS:P,+1888-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902 Vicksburg: 7of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), S...more

  • 152: Vicksburg: 6of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: en:Battle of Champion Hill. Sketched by Mr. Theodore R. Davis. Theodore Russel Davis - Source Harper's Weekly, Volume: 1863, Issue: 06/20, Page Range: 0393ad-0393ad Public Domain File:Battle of Champion Hill.png Created: 1 January 1863 Vicksburg: 6of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Vicksburg-Donald-L-Miller-audiobook/dp/B07QFFGZQ5...more

  • 152: Vicksburg: 5of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: Union gunboats bombard Confederate positions during the Battle of Grand Gulf.F.H. Schell and Thomas Hogan. A list of artists and engravers can be found on p. 23 of the PDF. - This file is from the Mechanical Curator collection, a set of over 1 million images scanned from out-of-copyright books and released to Flickr Commons by the British Library.  View image on Flickr   View all images from book   View catalogue entry for book.  Public Domain File:Battle of Grand Gulf second position.jpg...more

  • 151: Vicksburg: 4of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 07 2020

    Image Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman, USA Mathew Brady (1823–1896) - The Photography Book, Phaidon Press, London 1997. ISBN 0714836346http://www.dodmedia.osd.mil/Assets/Still/1999/DoD/HD-SN-99-01784.JPEGhttp://www.archives.gov/research/civil-war/photos/images/civil-war-176.jpg Verwendung in der deutschsprachigen Wikipedia This media is available in the holdings of the National Archives and Records Administration, cataloged under the National Archives Identifier (NAID) 525970. Public Domain File:...more

  • 151: Vicksburg: 3of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 07 2020

    ImageThe Chickasaw bluffs as seen from General M. L. Smith's position Harry Fenn. A list of artists and engravers can be found on p. 23 of the PDF. - This file is from the Mechanical Curator collection, a set of over 1 million images scanned from out-of-copyright books and released to Flickr Commons by the British Library.  View image on Flickr   View all images from book   View catalogue entry for book.  A view of the bluffs that were the site of the Battle of Chickasaw Bayou, as seen from Gene...more

  • 152: Vicksburg: 2of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: Porter's flotilla arrives; General Sherman is going in a yawl to the flagship, USS Benton (1861).Julian Oliver Davidson. A list of artists and engravers can be found on p. 23 of the PDF. - This file is from the Mechanical Curator collection, a set of over 1 million images scanned from out-of-copyright books and released to Flickr Commons by the British Library.  View image on Flickr   View all images from book   View catalogue entry for book.  Admiral Porter's flotilla of gunships and tra...more

  • 152: Vicksburg: 1of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: View of Vicksburg vicinity and fortifications, 1863View author information Public Domain File:View of Vicksburg.jpg Uploaded: 2007-08-02 23:57:35 Vicksburg: 1of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Vicksburg-Donald-L-Miller-audiobook/dp/B07QFFGZQ5/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Donald+L+Miller+Vicksburg&qid=1594089149&s=aud...more

  • 159: 8/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: General Pickett's famous charge at Gettysburg.. The principal part of the Federal army was on the north side of the Chickahominy Hills division. Confederate forces met this large force with impetuous courage. Some of his brigades were broken. The national forces were steadily gaining ground. Jackson had not arrived. It was a critical moment. Three brigades under Wilcox were ordered forward against the Federal left flank, to make a diversion in favor of the attacking columns. Pickett’s bri...more

  • 158: 7/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: John L. Burns, veteran of the War of 1812, civilian who fought at the Battle of Gettysburg with Union troops, standing with bayoneted musket. Mathew Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries, photographer. From the Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of CongressGettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher).   Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon...more

  • 157: 6/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: "The Harvest of Death": Union dead on the battlefield at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, photographed July 5 or July 6, 1863, by Timothy H. O'SullivanGettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher).   Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CQAUZ7U/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_taud_p1_i4 From the acclaimed Civil War historian, a brilliant new history–the most intimate and richly readable account we have ha...more

  • 156: 5/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jul 07 2020

    Image:  L. Prang & Co. print of the painting, Hancock at Gettysburg, by Thure de Thulstrup, showing Pickett's Charge. Restoration by Adam Cuerden. Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher).   Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CQAUZ7U/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_taud_p1_i4 From the acclaimed Civil War historian, a brilliant new history–the most intimate and richly readable account we have ha...more

  • 155: 4/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: Maj. Gen. J. E. B. Stuart, CSAGettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher).   Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CQAUZ7U/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_taud_p1_i4 From the acclaimed Civil War historian, a brilliant new history–the most intimate and richly readable account we have had–of the climactic three-day battle of Gettysburg (July 1–3, 1863), which draws the reader into the heat, smoke, a...more

  • 154: 3/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: Union breastworks on Culp's HillGettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher).   Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CQAUZ7U/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_taud_p1_i4 From the acclaimed Civil War historian, a brilliant new history–the most intimate and richly readable account we have had–of the climactic three-day battle of Gettysburg (July 1–3, 1863), which draws the reader into the heat, smoke,...more

  • 153: 2/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: A Harper's Weekly illustration showing Confederate troops escorting captured African American civilians south into slavery. En route to Gettysburg, the Army of Northern Virginia kidnapped approximately 40 black civilians and sent them south into slaveryGettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher).   Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CQAUZ7U/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_taud_p1_i4 From the ac...more

  • 152: 1/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jul 07 2020

    Image: This 1863 oval-shaped map depicts Gettysburg Battlefield during July 1–3, 1863, showing troop and artillery positions and movements, relief hachures, drainage, roads, railroads, and houses with the names of residents at the time of the Battle of Gettysburg.Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.   Robertson Dean (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher).   Audible Audiobook – Unabridged https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CQAUZ7U/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_taud_p1_i4 From th...more

  • 150: LIFE LINCOLN: 4of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo.

    Jul 06 2020

    Image::Harrisburg PA: Funeral train of A. LincolnUnknown author - http://www.post-gazette.com/news/nation/2015/04/19/Harrisburg-to-observe-Lincoln-funeral-train-on-Tuesday/stories/201504190067 Public Domain File:Abraham-Lincoln-funeral-train Harrisburg.jpg LIFE LINCOLN: 4of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo. https://www.amazon.com/LIFE-LINCOLN-Intimate-Portrait-Editors/dp/1618930729/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Lincoln+inti...more

  • 147: LIFE LINCOLN: 3of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo.

    Jul 06 2020

    ImagePresident Lincoln's funeral procession in New York CityPhotographed by Brady - Harper's Weekly, May 13, 1865, p. 296-297 URL source from the Library of Congress Permission details PD-OldView more Public Domainview terms File:Lincoln funeral in New York City.jpg LIFE LINCOLN: 3of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo. https://www.amazon.com/LIFE-LINCOLN-Intimate-Portrait-Editors/dp/1618930729/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=...more

  • 147: LIFE LINCOLN: 2of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo.

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:East Room of White HouseHarper's Weekly, May 6, 1865 - https://ladailymirror.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/funeral_lincoln1.jpg?w=624&h=430 East Room of White House Funeral of Abraham Lincoln Public Domain File:Funeral lincoln1.jpg LIFE LINCOLN: 2of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo. https://www.amazon.com/LIFE-LINCOLN-Intimate-Portrait-Editors/dp/1618930729/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Lincoln+intimate+portrait+li...more

  • 147: LIFE LINCOLN: 1of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo.

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:Lincoln's funeral train Unknown author - http://www.hearse.com/funeral_ceremonies/us.presidents/people/lincoln_president_abraham.html The "Old Nashville." The locomotive pulled the funeral train of President Abraham Lincoln from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, Illinois. Public Domain File:LincolnTrain.jpeg Created: circa 1860 date QS:P,+1860-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902s LIFE LINCOLN: 1of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen G...more

  • 151: 2/2 My Thoughts Be Bloody: The Bitter Rivalry Between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth, by Nora Titone.

    Jul 06 2020

  • 151: 1/2 My Thoughts Be Bloody: The Bitter Rivalry Between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth, by Nora Titone.

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:  Portrait of Edwin Booth by John Singer Sargent, 1890, which hung at The Players clubhouse. Now in the collection of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.My Thoughts Be Bloody: The Bitter Rivalry Between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth, by Nora Titone.   John B. Lloyd (Narrator), Doris Kearns Goodwin (introduction and notes), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher).  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  https://www.amazon.com/My-Thoughts-Be-Bloody-Rivalry/dp/B0047TB0J0/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encod...more

  • 149: 8/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:  The Last Hours of Abraham Lincoln, designed by John B. Bachelder and painted by Alonzo Chappel (1868), depicting together those who visited the dying president throughout the night and early morning of April 14–15, 1865.Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln.  David S. Reynolds (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)   https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Selected-Writings-Critical-Editions-dp-0393921794/dp/0393921794/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593988862 ...more

  • 148: 7/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:  Horace Greeley restoredLincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln.  David S. Reynolds (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)   https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Selected-Writings-Critical-Editions-dp-0393921794/dp/0393921794/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593988862 The Bancroft Prize–winning scholar David S. Reynolds edits and introduces a broad selection of Abraham Lincoln’s writings―from his earliest days through his last. Lincoln’s Selected Writings incl...more

  • 147: 6/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:  Portrait of Harriet Beecher Stowe by Alanson Fisher, 1853 (National Portrait Gallery) Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln.  David S. Reynolds (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)   https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Selected-Writings-Critical-Editions-dp-0393921794/dp/0393921794/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593988862 The Bancroft Prize–winning scholar David S. Reynolds edits and introduces a broad selection of Abraham Lincoln’s writings―from his ea...more

  • 146: 5/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:  Abraham Lincoln (1860) by Mathew Brady, taken the day of the Cooper Union speechLincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln.  David S. Reynolds (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)   https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Selected-Writings-Critical-Editions-dp-0393921794/dp/0393921794/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593988862 The Bancroft Prize–winning scholar David S. Reynolds edits and introduces a broad selection of Abraham Lincoln’s writings―from his earliest...more

  • 145: 4/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:  Lincoln and Johnson campaign posterLincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln.  David S. Reynolds (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)   https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Selected-Writings-Critical-Editions-dp-0393921794/dp/0393921794/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593988862 The Bancroft Prize–winning scholar David S. Reynolds edits and introduces a broad selection of Abraham Lincoln’s writings―from his earliest days through his last. Lincoln’s Selected W...more

  • 145: 3/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

    Jul 06 2020

    Image: "Running the 'Machine' ": An 1864 political cartoon takes a swing at Lincoln's administration—featuring William Fessenden, Edwin Stanton, William Seward, Gideon Welles, Lincoln and others.Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln.  David S. Reynolds (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)   https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Selected-Writings-Critical-Editions-dp-0393921794/dp/0393921794/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593988862 The Bancroft Prize–winning schol...more

  • 144: 2/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

    Jul 06 2020

    Image:  Photograph showing the March 4, 1861, inauguration of Abraham Lincoln in front of U.S. Capitol BuildingLincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln.  David S. Reynolds (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)   https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Selected-Writings-Critical-Editions-dp-0393921794/dp/0393921794/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593988862 The Bancroft Prize–winning scholar David S. Reynolds edits and introduces a broad selection of Abraham Lincoln’s wri...more

  • 144: 1/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

    Jul 06 2020

    Image: Lincoln Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln.  David S. Reynolds (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)  https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Selected-Writings-Critical-Editions-dp-0393921794/dp/0393921794/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=1593988862 The Bancroft Prize–winning scholar David S. Reynolds edits and introduces a broad selection of Abraham Lincoln’s writings―from his earliest days through his last. Lincoln’s Selected Writings includes a rich sele...more

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 05 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 04 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 03 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 02 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jul 01 2020

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

  • 122: DeBlasiotown 2020 vs Bloombergville 2011. @harrysiegel

    Jul 01 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

  • 118: President for Life Putin. @PaulR_Gregory

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 30 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 29 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 28 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 27 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 26 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 25 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

  • 73: Unpredicted swift recovery metrics worldwide. @LizPeek

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 24 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 23 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 22 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

  • 52: Prepping Starship. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 21 2020

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

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

    Jun 20 2020

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

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

    Jun 20 2020

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

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

    Jun 20 2020

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

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

    Jun 20 2020

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

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

    Jun 20 2020

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

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

    Jun 20 2020

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