VV. 2018 Friday: Thanks to President Donald J. Trump’s stewardship of the economy, the U.S. Department of Labor announces unemployment statistics the lowest since 1969 at an unheard-of 3.7-percent. Meanwhile, U.S. Senators Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. announced that they would vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, all but assuring that Kavanaugh would be confirmed after the Democrats did everything in their power to trash the man’s reputation and destroy him. Typical Democrat behavior.



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President Chester A. Arthur; U.S. Supreme Court Associates Justice James Iredell and Louis Brandeis; U.S. Senator Ben Cardin; AC/DC featuring Brian Johnson, The Chambers Brothers featuring Brian Keenan, and Steve Miller:

  1. 610 Monday: Heraclius’ fleet takes the Byzantine city of Constantinople.
  2. 1751 Sunday: In Lewes, England, future 6th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice James Iredell, is born.  President George Washington nominated the Federalist to the nation’s high court.  He served from 05-12-1790 to 10-20-1799.
  3. 1796 Monday: Spain declares war on England.
  4. 1829 Sunday: The 21st president of the United States, Chester Alan Arthur, was born in North Fairfield, Vermont.
  5. 1863 Sunday: The Confederate submarine damages the Union ship, USS Ironsides.
  6. 1864 Tuesday: A tropical cyclone destroys the city of Calcutta, killing at least 60,000 people.
  7. 1877 Thursday: After a 1,000-mile retreat to the Canadian border, Chief Joseph surrenders to U.S. troops ending the Nez Perce War.
  8. 1892 Tuesday: Law enforcement nearly wiped out the Dalton Gang, notorious for its train robberies, while robbing a pair of banks in Coffeyville, Kansas. 
  9. 1908 Monday: Bulgaria declares independence from the Ottoman Empire, Ferdinand I became Tsar.
  10. 1910 Wednesday: Portugal was proclaimed a republic following the abdication of King Manuel II in the face of a coup d’état.
  11. 1911 Thursday: Italian troops occupy Tripoli, Libya, beginning an extended period of occupation that would end with the collapse of Italy in World War II.
  12. 1919 Sunday: Enzo Ferrari debuted his first racecar on this date.  Later, he founded the Auto Avio Construzioni Ferrari, an independent manufacturing company.  
  13. 1921 Wednesday: The World Series appeared on radio for the first time as Newark, New Jersey, Radio Station WJZ relayed reports from the Polo Grounds, where the New York Giants faced the New York Yankees.  Although the Yankees won the opening game, 3-0, the Giants won the series, 5 games to 3.
  14. 1922 Thursday: The New York Yankees and the New York Giants play an infamous 3-3 World Series tie game.
  15. 1930 Sunday: Laura Ingalls became the first woman to make a transcontinental airplane flight.  
  16. 1931 Monday: Clyde Pangborn and Hugh Herndon completed the first non-stop flight across the Pacific Ocean, arriving in Washington State, some 41 hours after leaving Japan.
  17. 1937 Tuesday: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, speaking in Chicago, called for a “quarantine of aggressor nations.”
  18. 1941 Sunday: Former Supreme Court Associate Justice Louis D. Brandeis, the first Jewish member of the highest court and its 67th member, died in Washington, D.C. at age 84.
  19. 1942 Monday: In the 39th World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Yankees, 4 games to one.  Meanwhile, in Dubno, Russia, the Axis troops massacre 5,000 Jewish inhabitants on the Eastern Front.
  20. 1943 Tuesday: Guitarist Steve Miller, leader of the San Francisco band, The Steve Miller Band[i], was born on this date.  Meanwhile, the United States launches a major air raid on Japanese forces entrenched on Wake Island.  Elsewhere, future U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, a future Democrat, is born in Baltimore, Maryland.  He would enter the U.S. Senate representing his home state on January 03, 2007.
  21. 1947 Sunday: President Harry S. Truman delivered the first televised White House address as he spoke on the world food crisis.  Elsewhere, future vocalist with the Australian rock band, AC/DC[ii], 1980-2016, Brian Johnson, is born on this date.
  22. 1953 Monday: Earl Warren took the oath of office as the Supreme Court’s 14th Chief Justice, replacing Fred M. Vinson.  Meanwhile, in the 50th World Series, the New York Yankees beat the Brooklyn Dodgers, 4 games to 2; this is the Yankees’ 5th consecutive World Series appearance and Billy Martin’s 12 hits during the series make the difference for the winner.
  23. 1955 Wednesday: The stage version of “The Diary of Anne Frank” opened at the Cort Theatre in New York.
  24. 1958 Sunday: Racially segregated Clinton High School in Clinton, Tennessee, was mostly leveled by an early morning bombing.
  25. 1962 Friday: Parlophone Records released the Beatles’[iii] first hit recording, “Love Me Do,” in the United Kingdom on this date.  The first James Bond theatrical feature, “Dr. No” starring Sean Connery as Agent 007, premiered in London.
  26. 1969 Sunday: The British TV comedy program, “Monty Python’s Flying Circus,” made its debut on BBC 1.  Meanwhile, a Cuban defector landed a MiG-17 at Homestead Air Force Base in Florida.
  27. 1970 Monday: British trade commissioner James Richard Cross was kidnapped in Canada by militant Quebec separatists; he was released the following December.  Meanwhile, Anwar Sadat took office as president of Egypt.  However, Muslim Brotherhood thugs assassinated him in 1981.   
  28. 1974 Saturday: American David Kunst completed the first journey around the world on foot.  It took four years to accomplish and he went through 21 pairs of shoes.  He crossed four continents and walked 14,450 miles.
  29. 1981 Monday: President Ronald Reagan signed a resolution granting honorary American citizenship to Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, credited with saving thousands of Hungarians, most of them Jews, from the Nazis during World War II.
  30. 1982 Tuesday: In their first National Hockey League game, the New Jersey Devils tie the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-3 at the Meadowlands.
  31. 1983 Wednesday: Solidarity founder Lech Walesa was named the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize on this date.
  32. 1984 Friday: The space shuttle Challenger blasted off from the Kennedy Space Center on an 8-day mission; the crew included Kathryn D. Sullivan who became the first American woman to walk in space and Marc Garneau, the first Canadian astronaut.
  33. 1985 Saturday: Brian Edmund Peter Keenan, famed drummer of the rock group, the Chambers Brothers[iv], died due to a heart attack.
  34. 1988 Wednesday: Democrat Lloyd Bentsen lambasted Republican Dan Quayle during their vice-presidential debate, telling Quayle, “Senator, you’re no Jack Kennedy.”
  35. 1989 Thursday: A jury in Charlotte, North Carolina, convicted former PTL evangelist Jim Bakker of using his television show to defraud followers.  Although initially sentenced to 45 years in prison, the authorities freed Bakker in December 1994 after serving 4.5 years.  Elsewhere, the Dalai Lama, the spiritual and temporal leader of Tibet, became winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.
  36. 1993 Tuesday: This is the final day of a Russian honor guard at Vladimir Lenin’s Mausoleum in Moscow’s Red Square.  Meanwhile, Communist China set off an underground nuclear explosion. 
  37. 1994 Wednesday: Authorities found 48 people dead in an apparent murder-suicide carried out simultaneously in two Swiss villages by members of a secret religious doomsday cult known as the Order of the Solar Temple; searchers found five other bodies the same week in a building owned by the sect near Montreal, Canada.
  38. 1999 Tuesday: Two packed commuter trains collided near London’s Paddington Station, killing 31 people, and injuring many more.
  39. 2001 Friday: Tabloid photo editor Robert Stevens died from inhaled anthrax, the first of a series of anthrax cases in Florida, New York, New Jersey, and Washington.  Elsewhere, Barry Bonds set a new mark for home runs in a single season, hitting numbers 71 and 72, but an 11-10 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers eliminated San Francisco from the playoffs.    
  40. 2005 Wednesday: Defying the White House, senators voted 90-9 to approve an amendment sponsored by Sen. John McCain, R-AZ, that would prohibit the use of “cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment” against anyone in U.S. government custody.  A reluctant President George W. Bush signed off on the amendment. 
  41. 2011 Wednesday: Apple founder Steve Jobs, 56, died in palo Alto, California. Meanwhile, in New York City, thousands join an Occupy Wall Street march which leads to the arrests of at least 28 participants for misbehaving.
  42. 2012 Friday: In the U.S., five people have died from fungal meningitis, while another 47 are infected, fighting for their lives; contaminated medicine used in epidural injections infected ALL of them.
  43. 2013 Saturday: Recently furloughed from the Department of Defense, 350,000 civilian workers return to work.  The Republicans receive the blame for the government shutdown; however, it did not cost them in the 2014 Election.
  44. 2014 Sunday: Hewlett-Packard (HP) plans to split into two companies: HP Enterprise, focused on enterprise products and services, and HP Inc., focused on printing and personal computing; the company plans to complete the split in 2015.
  45. 2015 Monday: California Governor Jerry Brown signs a bill that gives terminally ill patients the ‘right to die’ in dignity.  Elsewhere, in Atlanta, Georgia, the trade ministers from 12 countries announce the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a trade ‘deal’ and not a ‘treaty,’ so President Barack Obama could avoid Senate confirmation is announced.  In 2017, President Donald J. Trump did away with this phony POS deal that would make the United States one of 12 nations instead of a major player.
  46. 2016 Wednesday:  As Hurricane Matthew approaches the United States, the authorities urge 2 million people in the Carolinas, Georgia, and Florida to evacuate as the Cat 4 storm has already killed people in the Caribbean.  Meanwhile, the FBI announces that in August, they arrested a former NSA contractor who worked for Booz Allen Hamilton.  Harold Martin is charged with unlawful removal and retention of governmental documents.  No one knows if he handed the information over to foreign entities or governments.  The investigation continues…
  47. 2017 Thursday: In order to avoid Catalan declaring its independence, the Spanish Parliament suspends the Catalan Parliament.  Meanwhile, Iraqi forces claim victory over the last remaining stronghold of ISIS in their country by capturing the city of Hawija.  Finally, Hollywood executive Harvey Weinstein announced that he was taking a leave of absence from his company after a New York Times article detailed decades of alleged sexual harassment against women including actress Ashley Judd.
  48. 2018 Friday: Thanks to President Donald J. Trump’s stewardship of the economy, the U.S. Department of Labor announces unemployment statistics the lowest since 1969 at an unheard-of 3.7-percent.  Meanwhile, U.S. Senators Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. announced that they would vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, all but assuring that Kavanaugh would be confirmed after the Democrats did everything in their power to trash the man’s reputation and destroy him.  Typical Democrat behavior.
  49. 2019 Saturday: The House Democrats demand documents regarding interactions between President Donald J. Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky from the White House and also from Vice President Mike Pence.  Elsewhere, the New York Times reports the possibility that a second member of the intelligence community may file a whistleblower complaint regarding the president’s purported wrongdoings with the Ukraine.   Finally, the United States is re-engaging with both the Taliban in an effort to attain peace in that godforsaken place as well as with North Korea.
  50. 2020 Monday:  Following President Donald J. Trump’s roundabout the Walter Reed Medical Center (where doctors are treating him for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu) yesterday, liberals continue wailing and groaning like banshees about his ‘lack of concern for the welfare of others.’  He drove around the block in a hermetically sealed vehicle with Secret Service agents wearing the recommended garb.  He wanted to thank his well-wishers. In New York City, Trump supporters took over 5th Avenue and blasted their support for the ailing president.  Didn’t moronic Governor Andrew Cuomo claim that ‘Trump would need an army if he wanted to show his face in New York?’  Well, there’s your army, you frigging dimwit. C’ est la vie.  Meanwhile, the Presidential Debate Commission is recommending that all participants and guests wear masks at all subsequent debates.  Elsewhere, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany announces that she, too, has tested positive for the Chi-Vi.  What is going on?  Who seeded the White House with the Chinese Virus?  Look to the kitchens, investigators, look to the kitchens… Finally, Anthony Scaramucci says that since Trump is sick, he ‘should drop out of the race.’  F-off Mooch!  
  51. 2020 Monday A: Following a weekend of terror over the president’s illness, the S&P 500 futures are beginning to show signs of calm. Good.  Meanwhile, Finland announces that nuclear disarmament talks between the United States and Russia will commence soon.  Where are the flipping Chi-Coms?   Elsewhere, Democratic Party presidential nominee “Pro-China Joe” Biden continues dissing the Green New Deal, saying instead that when elected, he will move forward with his $2 trillion Biden Plan that will jumpstart clean energy over the next four years.  What does AOC and her Squad of lunatics have to say about that?  On Newsmax, Joe DiGenova blasts the Biden Plan saying that in four years, President Donald J. Trump has made us energy independent and that our environment is cleaner now than it was when he assumed office.   
  52. 2020 Monday B: Regarding the Chi-Vi, Ireland says it may enact a second Wuhan Virus shutdown due to rising numbers, 110 per 100,000 citizens.  In New York City, Mayor Bill Di Blasio says he ‘is going to shutdown specific sections of the city where Bat Virus cases are rising,’ neighborhoods that are mostly Jewish.  Say what, Mr. anti-Semitic mayor?
  53. 2020 Monday C: At 6:39 P.M. President Donald J. Trump walked out the front door of Walter Reed Medical Center.  Although not entirely out of the woods yet as his doctors said, he is on the mend and will be closely watched by physicians at the White House.   Self-proclaimed ‘conservative,’ and Washington Post columnist Jennifer Rubin, says via Tweet that taxpayer dollars should no longer go to funding the Walter Reed Medical Center and that Maryland should pull the medical license of Trump’s treating Dr. Sean Conley.  And these people claim to be ‘balanced.’
  54. 2020 Monday D: Speaking of the Beijing Bug, here are the numbers for the CHI-VI, you know, COVID-19 Chinese Bat Flu Virus Crisis, the pandemic they started but blame on the U.S.:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 35,366,134 confirmed cases, +354,812, 1,039,802, confirmed deaths, +4,937, and 24,615,512 confirmed recoveries, +250,950.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Xi Jinping Bat Flu pandemic: 7,546,065 confirmed cases, up 41,043 from yesterday’s reporting, 213,408 confirmed deaths, UP 352, and 4,904,396 confirmed recoveries, UP 30,727.  Next, in the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 836,239 confirmed cases, 16,155 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 12,957 confirmed cases, 132 confirmed deaths, and 10,215 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 93,789 confirmed cases, 2,238 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: Arizona- currently, they have 221,091 confirmed cases, 5,707 confirmed deaths, but no mention of confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Doug Ducey for not reporting recoveries; that ain’t right.  Let’s look at Israel’s numbers now that Mo and his wife have moved there: 272,309 confirmed cases, 1,757 confirmed deaths, and 204,355 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at another nation: Kuwait: they have 107,592 confirmed cases of the CHI-VI, 628 confirmed deaths and 99,549 confirmed recoveries. 
  55. 2020 Monday D: Exciting day for the Stock Market: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 28,148.64, UP 4165.83 points (+1.68%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,332.49, UP 257.47 points (+2.32%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,408.63, UP 60.19 points (+1.80%).  Price of GOLD: $1,916.30 per troy oz., -4.10 (-0.21%)  Here is the price of SILVER: $24.46 per troy oz., -0.10 (-0.41%).  Price of PLATINUM: $906.00 per troy oz., +1.30 (+0.14%).  Price of PALLADIUM: $2,378.40 per troy oz., +53.40 (+2.30%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $2.97 per #, +0.005 +0.17%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $39.29, +0.07 (+0.18%).  Today, one-dollar U.S. = 6.79 PRC yuan whereas one U.S. greenback = 0.85 euros.
  56. 2020 Monday E:  Monday Night Football: two games tonight due to Chi-Vi postponement- early game: (15) New England Patriots, 10 (2-2) @ Kansas City Chiefs, 26 (4-0).   The late game is (16) Atlanta Falcons, 16 (0-4) @ Green Bay Packers, 30 (4-0).  Meanwhile, the Houston Texans, a WINLESS team after going into the playoffs last year fired General Manager and Coach Bill O’Brien after the 0-4 start.  It is what it is but folks, it’s a Xi Jinping Bat Flu year so give ‘em a break…
  57. 2020 Monday F: as you know, we await news every day as to what the Chi-Coms and their Democratic Party stooges are up to; please remain alert as for when we do later today…there is always something more…


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As is the wont of many record companies when there are ‘original bands’ and then ‘spin-off bands’ as well as solo careers by a variety of artists, some wag on the executive board says, “You know what?  If we package the crème de la crème of the vast discography, we can open avenues to new listeners as well as provide older listeners with a variety of the best music of the bands they loved.  This is precisely what “Premium Gold & Platinum Collection- the Move & ELO & Company,” a superb compendium that came out on November 24, 1999.  We know you are going to enjoy this amazing collection of the greatest musical minds of the Move, the ELO, and as solo artists so please, rush out and seek this one out- you will be so glad you did.

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[i] We began promoting the music of the Steve Miller Band beginning on Wednesday, 27-July-2011 through Wednesday, 24-August-2011 and then did a second stint on Sunday, 20-April-2014.  We hope you will check the music of this amazing San Francisco, California, acid-rock blues band.

[ii] Not exactly sure when we will begin promoting the music of Black Sabbath but when we do we will definitely follow them with AC/DC, the wild and wooly and definitely demonic Australian rock band.

[iii] We began promoting the music of both the Beatles and the band’s individual components on Friday, 04-November-2016 through Sunday, 11-June-2018.  Besides the Beatles, we also promoted the music of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and George Harrison as well as the Traveling Wilburys.

[iv] We began promoting the music of the world-famous Chambers Brothers beginning on Thursday, 10-April-2014 through Saturday, 19-April-2014.  This presentation occurred at the original blog and if it ever reopens, please seek this fabulous band out and consider adding it to your collection.

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