271. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2022

Americans should be trembling in fear at the Three Stooges we have running our country- the Pres, the VP, and the Speaker, all of whom are dimwits and who must be ejected from office ASAP. Ooops, I may have set in motion a visit from the Joestapo sometime soon…

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271. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2022:

Americans should be trembling in fear at the Three Stooges we have running our country- the Pres, the VP, and the Speaker, all of whom are dimwits and who must be ejected from office ASAP.  Ooops, I may have set in motion a visit from the Joestapo sometime soon…

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Arthur Goldberg; U.S. Secretary of State Thomas F. Bayard; U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy; “Never Say Die” by Black Sabbath, “Slide on This Live” by Ronnie Wood, Steppenwolf featuring Nick St. Nicholas, and the Steve Miller Band featuring Norton Buffalo:

  1. 48 B.C.: Trying to remain one step ahead of a pursuing Julius Caesar, Pompey Magnus- after landing in Egypt to seek protection is lulled into ease by a former centurion who then hands him over to the executioners of Ptolemy, king of Egypt, who behead him.   Thinking that handing over the head of Caesar’s enemy will buy him the Roman leader’s support, it goes the opposite way.  Upon seeing the severed head of his former friend and son-in-law turned adversary, Caesar weeps.  He would eventually side with Cleopatra in her civil war with her brother.
  2. 235 Monday: After five years and 38 days, the reign of the 18th Roman Catholic Pope St. Pontian ends.  He first became the shepherd of all Christendom on August 21, 230.
  3. 1066 Friday: William the Conqueror invaded England to claim its throne for himself.
  4. 1362 Tuesday: The reign of the 200th Roman Catholic Pope Urban V begins on this date.  He would lead his flock until December 19, 1370.  At that point, he would journey to Heaven to commune with the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
  5. 1394 Sunday: Elected in opposition to several pontiffs, the reign of the 202.2nd Roman Catholic Antipope Benedict XIII begins on this date.  He would serve until May 23, 1423, a reign of 28 years and 237 days.  He served in opposition to the 203rd Roman Catholic Pope Boniface IX, the 204th Innocent VII, the 205th Gregory XII, the 206th Martin V, as well as against two other antipopes, the 205.1st Alexander V and the 205.2nd John XXIII.
  6. 1521 Wednesday: Turkish troops under Sultan Suleiman I occupy the Serbian capital of Belgrade.
  7. 1542 Monday: Portuguese navigator Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo arrived at present-day San Diego.
  8. 1745 Tuesday: Bonnie Prince Charlie becomes the king of Scotland.
  9. 1760 Sunday: Russian and Austrian troops occupy the city of Berlin.
  10. 1781 Friday: American forces in the Revolutionary War, backed by a French fleet, began their successful siege of Yorktown, Pennsylvania. 
  11. 1787 Friday: The Congress of the Confederation voted to send the Constitution to the legislatures of each state for their approval.
  12. 1789 Monday: The first Federal Congress passed a resolution asking President George Washington to recommend to the nation ‘a day of thanksgiving.’  Several days later, Washington issued a proclamation that named Thursday, November 26, 1789, as a Day of Public Thanksgiving.’  The fixed date for Thanksgiving Day, the fourth Thursday of November, became cemented on December 26, 1941.
  13. 1823 Sunday: The reign of the 252nd Roman Catholic Pope Leo XII commences on this date.  He would guide his global flock over the course of the next five years and 135 days until the Lord called him home on February 10, 1829.
  14. 1841 Tuesday: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow completed his poem, “Excelsior.”
  15. 1850 Saturday: The U.S. Navy abolished flogging as a form of punishment on this date.
  16. 1892 Wednesday: The first nighttime football game in the U.S. took place under electric lights.  The teams that took place in this exhibition were those of the Mansfield State Normal School and the Wyoming Seminary.
  17. 1898 Wednesday: In Dedham, Massachusetts, former 30th U.S. Secretary of State Thomas F. Bayard died at age 59.  A Democrat, he served under President Grover Cleveland from March 07, 1885, to March 06, 1899.
  18. 1899 Thursday: Carlos I becomes the king of Portugal (1889-1908).
  19. 1901 Saturday: During the Philippine War, guerillas assault and kill 38 American troops at the Balangiga Massacre.  The village seemed peaceful, the soldiers were at rest, when hundreds of bolo-swinging Muslims rushed them and hacked them to death.
  20. 1906 Friday: U.S. troops reoccupy Cuba and remain there until 1909.  (Note- we should STILL be there- Cuba should have become a state).
  21. 1912 Saturday: The SS K’iche Maru disappears in a storm off the coast of Japan resulting in the loss of 1,000 or more lives.
  22. 1914 Monday: The First Battle of the Aisne during World War I ended inconclusively.
  23. 1915 Tuesday: During World War I, British forces defeat the Ottomans in Mesopotamia at the Battle of Kut-al-Amara.
  24. 1920 Tuesday: Eight members of the Chicago White Sox underwent formal accusation for allegedly throwing the 1919 World Series to the Cincinnati Reds.  A jury of their peers found all eight players innocent of the charges, but Major League Baseball banned them for life.
  25. 1924 Sunday: Three U.S. Army planes landed in Seattle, having completed the first round-the-world trip in just 175 days.
  26. 1928 Friday: The United States recognizes the Nationalist Chinese government of Generalissimo Chiang-Kai-Shek.  Meanwhile, East Prussia forbids a speech by Nazi demagogue, Adolf Hitler.  Elsewhere, Scottish medical researcher Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin, the first effective antibiotic.   
  27. 1930 Sunday: New York Yankees’ Lou Gehrig’s errorless streak ends at 885 games.
  28. 1931 Monday: In Beijing, China, 200,000 people demand a declaration of war against the Japanese pillaging their country.    
  29. 1937 Tuesday: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt dedicated the Bonneville Dam in Oregon.
  30. 1939 Thursday: During World War II, Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union signed a treaty calling for the partitioning of Poland, which the two countries had just finished invading.  In addition, the USSR also gets the Baltic state of Lithuania as part of the package.
  31. 1942 Monday: During World War II, the Luftwaffe bombs Stalingrad to aid the ground troops in their battle against the stubborn Soviet defenders.
  32. 1943 Tuesday: Nick St. Nicholas, bassist with the rock band Steppenwolf[i] was born on this date in Plön, Germany.
  33. 1951 Friday: Future harmonica-playing musical genius who would perform with the Steve Miller Band[ii], Norton Buffalo, was born on this date in Oakland, California.
  34. 1955 Wednesday: For the first time in history, broadcasters televised the World Series in color with the Brooklyn Dodgers battling the New York Yankees for the title.
  35. 1957 Saturday: In Highland Park, Illinois, future U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy is born.  A Republican, he would enter the U.S. Senate on January 03, 2015, representing the state of Louisiana.
  36. 1958 Sunday: Voters in the African country of Guinea overwhelmingly favored independence from France.  France was probably glad to see them go seeing as how they lost the battle at Dien Bien Phu a couple years back and were involved fighting a losing war in Algeria that would drag on until 1962.
  37. 1960 Wednesday: Ted Williams hit a home run in his last career at-bat as his team, the Boston Red Sox; beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-4 at Fenway Park.
  38. 1962 Friday: A federal appeals court found Mississippi Gov. Ross Barnett in civil contempt for blocking the admission of James Meredith, a black student, to the University of Mississippi.  Two days later, federal officials escorted Meredith onto campus.  Meanwhile, the 94th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Arthur Goldberg assumed his position on the nation’s high court on this date.  A Democrat, President John F. Kennedy nominated Goldberg to fill the seat of independent Associate Justice Felix Frankfurter.  Goldberg served from today until July 26, 1965.  Goldberg would then become the sixth U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
  39. 1964 Monday: Comedian Harpo Marx, 75-years-old, died in Los Angeles, California.
  40. 1972 Thursday: Communist China and Japan voted to reestablish diplomatic relations on this date.
  41. 1974 Saturday: First Lady Betty Ford underwent a mastectomy at Bethesda Naval Medical Center in Maryland following the discovery of a cancerous lump in her breast.  
  42. 1976 Tuesday: Muhammad Ali kept his world heavyweight championship with a close 15-round unanimous decision over Ken Norton, aka the Fighting Marine, at New York’s Yankee Stadium.  Ali retained the WBA, WBC, and The Ring magazine heavyweight championship titles of the world and put his pro record to 53-2.  The loss put Norton’s record to 37-4.
  43. 1978 Thursday: Black Sabbath[iii] releases their album, “Never Say Die,” their eighth studio release and the last to feature drug-addled lead singer Ozzie Osbourne.  Meanwhile, the reign of the 263rd Roman Catholic Pope John Paul I ends on this date.  He first became pontiff 33 days earlier on August 26, 1978.  Is it coincidental that he died on the day Black Sabbath released an album entitled, “Never Say Die?”
  44. 1979 Friday: Big championship fight tonight at Caesar’s Palace in Paradise, Nevada, tonight. At the 2-minute mark of the 11th round of their scheduled 15-round championship heavyweight title fight, Larry Holmes, aka the Easton Assassin, scores a TKO over Earnie Shavers, aka the Black Destroyer, to retain in the WBC heavyweight title.  The loss put Shavers’ record to 59-8-1 while that of the champ went to 32-0.  However, those of us who were there almost witnessed history when Shavers dropped Holmes in the 7th round with a massive blow to Holmes’ head.  The Easton Assassin managed to regain his feet, survive the round, and then return to beat the Black Destroyer.
  45. 1989 Thursday: Deposed Philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos died in exile in Hawaii, at age 72.
  46. 1990 Friday: The Game Boy handheld video game device underwent release in Europe on this date.
  47. 1991 Saturday: In response to the reduction in the number of nuclear weapons authorized by President George H.W. Bush, Soviet leader, Mikhail S. Gorbachev promised to reciprocate.
  48. 1993 Tuesday: Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood releases “Slide on This Live.”[iv]   Meanwhile, at Casino Magic in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, heavyweight boxer Larry Holmes, aka the Easton Assassin, wins a 10-round unanimous decision over his opponent, Jose Ribalta to put his record to 59-4 while that of “El Nino” went to 32-10-1.
  49. 1994 Wednesday: An Estonian ferry capsized and sank in the Baltic Sea with the loss of 852 lives.    
  50. 1995 Thursday: Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and PLO thug Yasser Arafat sign an accord at the White House to transfer the West Bank to Palestinian control and to end Israeli military occupation of West Bank cities as well as to lay the foundation for a Palestinian state.
  51. 2000 Thursday: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the use of RU-486 in the United States.  People seeking to terminate a pregnancy use this drug to accomplish this onerous task.
  52. 2001 Friday: President George W. Bush told reporters the United States was in “hot pursuit” of terrorists behind the September 11 attacks.  The United Nations Security Council approved a sweeping resolution sponsored by the U.S. requiring all 189 U.N. members to deny money, support, and sanctuary to the terrorists.
  53. 2002 Saturday: Iraq defiantly rejected a U.S. -British plan for the United Nations to force President Saddam Hussein to disarm and to open his palaces for weapons searches.
  54. 2003 Sunday: A massive blackout struck almost all of Italy, leaving millions of people without power.  Meanwhile, Pope John Paul II appointed 31 cardinals.
  55. 2004 Tuesday: An earthquake measuring magnitude 6.0 rocked Central California.  Meanwhile, kidnappers in Iraq released two female Italian aid workers, Simona Torretta and Simona Pari, and five other hostages.  Finally, award-winning fashion designer Geoffrey Beene died in New York at age 77.
  56. 2008 Sunday: President George W. Bush urged Congress to pass a $700 billion rescue plan for beleaguered financial companies, saying in a written statement, “Without this rescue plan, the costs to the American economy could be disastrous.”
  57. 2009 Monday: Iran tested its longest-range missiles and warned they could reach any place that threatened their nation, including Israel, parts of Europe and U.S. bases in the Mideast.  Elsewhere, former Panamanian President Guillermo Endara, 73, who led his country to democracy after the U.S. invasion that toppled General Manuel Noriega, the thug-dictator, died in Panama City.
  58. 2011 Wednesday: The FBI arrests a 28-year-old American citizen in a plot to fly remote-controlled airplanes filled with explosives into the U.S. Capitol Building and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C.
  59. 2012 Friday:  The World Health Organization lifts the novel coronavirus alert after they determine the virus, which originated in Saudi Arabia, is not highly contagious.
  60. 2013 Saturday:  Italian government ministers belonging to Silvio Berlusconi’s People of Freedom party resign.
  61. 2014 Sunday: Ashraf Ghani takes the oath of office as Afghanistan’s new president; Ghani will share power with runner-up candidate Abdullah Abdullah, who has taken the position of chief executive.
  62. 2015 Monday: NASA announces the discovery of seasonal flowing water on Mars.  Orbiters overhead captured photos of streaks down hillsides in the spring and their disappearance in the winter months.   Meanwhile, South African POS Trevor Noah succeeds outgoing “The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart on this date.  Noah will never live up to the standards set by Stewart and folks, why could we not find an American willing to do the job instead of importing yet another illegal alien to fill a job.  Is this a job an American ‘won’t do?’
  63. 2016 Wednesday: In the Caribbean, Hurricane Matthew- the first Cat 5 storm since Hurricane Felix in 2007- begins to build, a storm that would slam into Haiti- killing at least 1,000 people, injuring numerous others, and destroying loads of hovels and then hammer the southeastern United States. 
  64. 2017 Thursday: The Trump administration said its relief efforts in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria were succeeding, though people on the island run by a corrupt far-left government claimed help was scarce and disorganized.
  65. 2018 Friday: Following a meeting of the Senate Judiciary Committee on whether to move the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, despite outgoing Arizona Senator Jeff Flake trying to stop it by joining Democrats in seeking a seventh FBI investigation by a body that we now know is very corrupt. Senator Flake says that without such an investigation, he will not vote for Judge Kavanaugh and could take other wafflers with him such as Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski and Maine Senator Susan Collins, both Republicans, who are looking for a way out of voting for the Judge.  What a mess. 
  66. 2019 Saturday: Hurricane Lorenzo- the largest Cat 5 storm to form in the eastern Atlantic ever builds up steam and heads for the Azores.  Even though it began to weaken, it still slammed into the islands with significant force on September 30 before weakening.   Elsewhere, tech genius and private space conquest pioneer Elon Musk unveils the next step in the SpaceX program- Starship- a craft designed to travel to Mars and across the Solar System and then to return to Earth.  Stunning!
  67. 2020 Monday: Democrats resurrected “Trump and his taxes” from 2016, claiming in a New York Times article yesterday that in 2016 and again in 2017, Donald Trump paid a mere $750 in federal income taxes.  We seem to recall back in 2012 when then-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-NV, leveled the charge against GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney that he ‘had not paid taxes in a decade.’  He said this on the floor of the Senate which protected him from any sort of legal repercussion.  This is what Democrats do.  Meanwhile, Guy Benson said on Fox News Channel today that “Pro-China Joe” Biden placed ‘lids’ on campaign events or interactions with the media 40-percent of all September.  Normally, Biden’s day ends around 9:00 a.m. East Coast time if not earlier.  Meanwhile, in Chicago over the weekend, at least 50 people were shot and about 9 killed.  Elsewhere, over the course of the weekend in Louisville, Kentucky, in response to the grand jury’s report on the shooting death of Breonna Tayler, dozens and dozens underwent arrest for violent mob activities.  Lock ‘em up!  
  68. 2020 Monday A: Saudi Arabia- hosting the G20 summit in November has decided to host it virtually thanks to the ongoing Chinese lab-engineered pandemic.  This year, the G20 has decided to set aside the collection of debt owed by the world’s developing countries due to the coronavirus.  Elsewhere, the Chi-Coms are angry once again, this time reneging on their pledge NOT to militarize the South China Sea because the United States continue pointing out that the communist Chinese are the number one destroyers of the global environment.  Beijing instead claims that the U.S. is the biggest threat to peace in the region as well as across the globe.  Friends, the Chi-Coms released the Chinese Virus- the dreaded Chi-Vi- on purpose.   
  69. 2020 Monday B: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a whole– Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 33,273,720 confirmed cases, +305,879, 1,000,555, confirmed deaths, +4,471, and 23,056,480 confirmed recoveries, +231,307.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Xi Jinping Bat Flu pandemic: 7,229,529 confirmed cases, up 26,018 from yesterday’s reporting, 208,335 confirmed deaths, UP 225, and 3,870,955 confirmed recoveries, UP 9,008. 
  70. 2020 Monday C: COVID-19 Statistics 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: 813,019 confirmed cases, 15,615 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 12,264 confirmed cases, 132 confirmed deaths, and 10,215 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 90,002 confirmed cases, 2,197 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: Maine- currently, they have 5,300 confirmed cases, 140 confirmed deaths, and 4,599 confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Janet Mills! 
  71. 2020 Monday D: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Let’s look at Israel’s numbers now that Mo and his wife have moved there: 233,265 confirmed cases, 1,507 confirmed deaths, and 165,191 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look another nation, one where hydroxychloroquine is used in the treatment/prevention of malaria: Central African Republic: they have 4,806 confirmed cases of the CHI-VI, 62 confirmed deaths and 1,840 confirmed recoveries.  Perhaps Plaquenil should be among the medications used to treat the Pelosi Pox?
  72. 2020 Monday E: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– Exciting day for the Stock Market, folks- first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 27,584.06, UP 410.10 points (+1.51%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,117.52, UP 203.96 points (+1.87%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,351.60, UP 53.14 points (+1.61%).  Price of GOLD: $1,891.30 per troy oz., +9.00 (+0.48%).  Here is the price of SILVER: $23.83 per troy oz., +0.226 (+0.96%).  Price of PLATINUM: $881.20 per troy oz., -1.40 (-0.16%).  Price of PALLADIUM: $2,268.50 per troy oz., +3.00 (+0.13%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $2.99 per #, +0.001 +0.03%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $40.33, -0.27 (-0.67%).  Today, one-dollar U.S. = 6.82 PRC yuan whereas one U.S. greenback = 0.86 euros.
  73. 2020 Monday F:  Monday Night Football– Kansas City Chiefs (3-0) @ Baltimore Ravens (2-1).  The Chiefs won 34-20.  They continue steamrolling onward against one opponent after another.  WHO will stop them?
  74. 2021 Tuesday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a whole– 233,479,613 confirmed cases, +407,303, 4,777,127 confirmed deaths, +7,803 and 210,240,738 confirmed recoveries, +455,430. Next, here are the stats for the United States: 44,021,838 confirmed cases, UP 79,626 from yesterday’s reporting, 710,757 confirmed deaths, UP 1,640,[v] and 33,459,021 confirmed recoveries, UP 64,903. We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them.[vi]   
  75. 2021 Tuesday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 394,581 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic. Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  Currently, Joe is shy 9,497 deaths which we expect will come soon which will push the dictator past the death mark the 45th president held.  NOT GOOD, Joe, NOT GOOD.   
  76. 2021 Tuesday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,613,949 confirmed cases, 68,981 confirmed deaths, and 2,437,405 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,600,808 confirmed cases, 54,063 confirmed deaths, and 2,582,359 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 78,644 confirmed cases, 757 confirmed deaths, and 77,887 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 654,117 confirmed cases, 7,645 confirmed deaths, and 269,765 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Missouri: they have 815,734 confirmed cases, 11,858 confirmed deaths, and 608,210 confirmed recoveries. [vii]  
  77. 2021 Tuesday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,274,395 confirmed cases, 7,692 confirmed deaths, and 1,211,388 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).   Let us look at one other portion of the world- United Kingdom, 4th country on the list: 7,736,235 cases of the virus, 136,375 confirmed death and 6,255,350 confirmed recoveries. [viii]     
  78. 2021 Tuesday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,299.99, DOWN 569.38 points (-1.63%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,546.68 DOWN 423.29 points (-2.83%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,352.63, DOWN 90.48 points (-2.04%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $74.48 per barrel, -0.82 (-1.08%).  The price of GOLD is $1,734.10 per troy oz., -3.40 (-0.29%) while the price of SILVER is $22.48 per troy ounce, +0.01 (+0.06%).  The price of PLATINUM is $964.00 per troy oz, +4.00 (+0.42%) while the price of COPPER is $4.25 per pound, +0.00 (+0.01%).[ix]  The price of PALLADIUM is $1,888.13 per troy oz., -76.49 (-3.89%). The price of RHODIUM is $14,500.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (+0.00%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $782,500.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,932.50 per USD/T, +29.00 (+1.00%).[x]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000024.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.46 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.86 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.32    In Mauritanian Ouguiya, one greenback equals 357.00 and in Mauritian Rupee, a buck equal 42.55 and in Moldovan Leu, one dollar equals 17.58 of theirs. [xi]        
  79. 2021 Tuesday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have dropped to $4.396 per gallon, $3.058 in Florida, $4.070 in Hawaii, and $3.852 in Washington state. [xii]    Let us look at one other Minnesota: $3.039.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Denmark: $7.660 per U.S. Gallon.[xiii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,814,911,992,048 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xiv]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Norway, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Thailand with $80 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  80. 2021 Tuesday F: Illegal Aliens-Invaders-and- ‘Refugees’ News- The United States Coast Guard Commandant Karl Schultz says that the HAITIAN INVADERS are seizing the opportunity to flood into the United States.  U.S. Coast Guard assets are busy around the world and are unable to interdict vessels overloaded with HAITIAN INVADERS.  Meanwhile, they continue marching by the tens of thousands to the U.S.-Mexico border via the land bridge from South America through Central America, up through Mexico, and across the border and into the U.S. where the Democrats drop to their corrupt knees and welcome them.  We say, ‘militarize the border and begin using lead.  A few thousand dollars’ worth of lead and the invaders will cease coming.’
  81. 2021 Tuesday G: Foreign News-Overseas News I– The United Kingdom is going to deploy military truck drivers to carry fuel to gas stations across the country.  Elsewhere, a new report says that employees of the World Health Organization took part in the rampant sexual abuse of the locals in the Congo during the Ebola virus crisis.  Meanwhile, North Korea gleefully announced the successful test fire of a new hypersonic intercontinental ballistic missile.
  82. 2021 Tuesday H: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– Recently, a Johnson & Johnson pharmaceutical scientist spoke to an operative from Project Veritas.  A gentleman by the name of Justin Duran sounded the alarm on the POS J & J vaccine, one we have repeatedly warned against taking due to the impurities and fetal tissue from abortions being used in its manufacture.  He advised the undercover journalist to get vaccinated with a vaccine not manufactured by HIS company.  Ouch!
  83. 2021 Tuesday I:  Health and Medical Alerts– We learn today that antiviral drug Remdesivir effectively prevents COVID-19 avoiding a patient’s immune system.  Meanwhile, proven quack, Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci says he’s ‘hopeful’ that by the end of the month, BIG PHARMA will be ready to begin jabbing the arms of 5-11-year-olds with the Xi Jinping Bat Flu vaccines.  Speaking of the ‘boosters,’ Pfizer submits its trial data to the FDA for its new vaccine for the aforementioned 5-11-year-olds.  Meanwhile, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control is investigating an outbreak of salmonella virus with unknown origins.   Finally, the National Institute of Health, aka the NIH, says that ‘COVID-19 booster shots most likely will be offered to all.’
  84. 2021 Tuesday J: COVID-19 Lockdowns-Restrictions-and-Authoritarianism News– New York City hospitals commence firing employees refusing to receive the Chi-Vi vaccine.  This will lead to an appalling loss of medical services and healthcare in the Big Apple and around the state.  This is insane.   Elsewhere, a new poll from Ipsos/Axios says that 53-percent of the American people distrust Joe Biden to provide accurate COVID-19 info.  (Note- speaking of Joe, where is that feeble POS today?  Did the ‘booster’ send him to the hospital?).
  85. 2021 Tuesday K: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer $43.04 (2) AstraZeneca $57.63 (3) Johnson & Johnson $162.81 (4) BioNTech $276.52 (5) Moderna $384.21.  The push is on for everyone to get their third jab (if you’ve gotten the first two which most everyone we know has not) which means more taxpayer money will go to these companies to produce more vaccines for distribution around the world.  The BIG PHARMA companies will of course DONATE back to elected Democrats and RINOs.  Follow the money…
  86. 2021 Tuesday L: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $86.84 (2) General Dynamics: $197.10 (3) Boeing: $218.41 (4) Lockheed Martin: $352.15 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $358.30.  Government has a big defense spending bill which means money will be sent to these companies who will then donate it back to elected Democrats.  Money-go-round, baby, the classic money-go-round.
  87. 2021 Tuesday M: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $34.01 (2) DuPont: $69.05 (3) Honeywell: $214.97 (4) 3M: $180.05 (5) Teijen: $1,606.00.  Personal protective equipment companies are rolling in the bucks.  Follow the money.
  88. 2021 Tuesday N: Artificial (Fake) Meat Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 4) News– (1) Beyond Meat: $107.36 (2) Kellogg’s/Morning Star Farms: $64.00 (3) Maple Leaf Foods/Tofurkey: $20.50.  Beyond Meat shot way up.  Follow the money- especially as the Chi-Coms continue buying up U.S. farmland and food industries.  Is that not an issue of National Security?
  89. 2021 Tuesday O: Big Box Store Stock Prices (Follow the Money 5) News- (1) Amazon $3,315.96 (2) Costco Wholesale Corp: $447.35 (3) Wal-Mart $140.50 (4) Home Depot: $333.80 (5) Lowe’s: $205.43.  The government determines what is and what is NOT an essential business?  Do you think that government apparatchiks at all levels are NOT investing in these, and other companies like them?
  90. 2021 Tuesday P: Political News I– Left-wing protesters now target Senator Joe Manchin, D-W. VA, over his refusal to support the regime’s $3.5 trillion spending bill.  Meanwhile, the U.S. Senate votes against the spending bill which causes liberals such as U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen to prophesy ‘DOOM is coming via a government shutdown.’  She is demanding the Senate act by October 8, 2021, to stop a catastrophic federal government shutdown.  Oh, woe, people!  Senator Cynthia Lummis, R-WY, lit up Secretary Yellen over the new order demanding banks report ALL TRANSACTIONS over $600 to the Internal Revenue Service.  WTF!  Speaking of the spending bill, Dems are trying to insert into it a tax on single-use plastics just as they are amnesty for millions of illegal aliens.    
  91. 2021 Tuesday Q:  Political News II– Meanwhile, Joe Biden continues swearing his spending bill is going to cost ZERO dollars.  He also is applying pressure to Democrat leaders of House and Senate to pass his bogus bills that will jack up taxes to an oppressive level not seen since Jimmy Carter.  Anyone missing President Donald J. Trump yet?  We sure the heck are missing the 45th president.  Elsewhere, Governor Kristi Noem, R-SD, had a town hall meeting at the Reagan Ranch in Santa Barbara, California, hosted by Newsmax’ Rob Schmitt.  Great town hall.
  92. 2021 Tuesday R:  Political News III– Today, the men responsible for the Afghan crisis- sans Joe Biden- testified before the Senate Armed Forces Committee- U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark A. (Asshole) Milley, and commander of the United States Central Command General Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr. sat and answered questions.  Rep. Mike Turner, R-OH 10th congressional district, told Newsmax that General Milley was ‘incredibly disingenuous in his testimony.’  When Senator Tom Cotton asked the agitated Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman as to whether he was going to resign or continue taking a paycheck, General Milley angrily said, “NO.  I’m not gonna resign.”  Rep. Jody Hice, R-GA 10th congressional district, said that after hearing the testimony of the three men that ‘Joe Biden must resign.’  Finally, Rep. Michael Waltz, R-FL 6th congressional district, says that Generals Milley and McKenzie’s testimony exposed the ‘lies of Joe Biden.’
  93. 2021 Tuesday S: Federal and State Court News– A shocking new report suggests that at least 131 federal judges sat on cases directly tied to their very own personal fiscal interests.  Imagine if these were Trump-appointed judges but we know they are not, they are liberal placements.  Meanwhile, a court in Texas ordered the immediate release of 220 illegal aliens into the hinterlands of the Lone Star State.  Why?  Elsewhere, Rep. Jim Banks, R-IN 3rd congressional district, is demanding more information from both the U.S. Department of Justice and the Biden regime in the case of the now-free Huawei CFO.
  94. 2021 Tuesday T: Miscellaneous News I– Native American groups are demanding that Joe Biden do something immediately to protect the Bears Ears National Monument in southeastern Utah.  President Barack Hussein Obama created it via presidential proclamation on December 28, 2016.  When President Donald J. Trump was in the White House, he slashed the size of the monument by 85-percent and the Native Americans want it restored before those cuts take effect.
  95. 2021 Tuesday U: Business News– Ford Motor Co. is going to invest $11.4 billion to build three plants inside the United States with which to build electric batteries for use in its EV automobiles.  Meanwhile, in the era of mentally deficient Joe Biden, the price of an average home in the United States has shot up by a shocking 19.7-percent.  The American Dream is being torn from the fingers of young Americans.
  96. 2021 Tuesday V: California Lottery Results-Mega-Millions Draw– Here are the results for the Mega-Millions Draw #1698 what with a $22 million jackpot on the line: 18, 30, 43, 68, 69, and Mega 22.  Stay tuned for the results on the winners…
  97. 2021 Tuesday W: Crime and Punishment News-Law Enforcement News I– Prosecutors around the country are dismissing cases due to an ever-increasing backlog of cases due to the Chi-Vi.  Meanwhile, accused Georgia sex spa shooter, self-confessed whoremonger Robert Aaron Long, the punk who carried out the massage parlor massacres last year, pleaded “NOT GUILTY” to four murders.
  98. 2022 Wednesday:  As you know, each of the contributors to this blog write on a six-month cycle more or less so when we pick up where we left half-a-year earlier, we are ALWAYS surprised at what’s going on around the country and across the world.  Everyone knows that Joe Biden is dumber than a box full of taro root, but the senility is even worse than anticipated.  Falling down the stairs, falling off his bike, walking around shaking the hands of ghosts, not knowing where to enter or exit a stage, it’s all very unsettling and downright frightening at times.  Then, we have his trusty Number 2, a person NO one seems to like, who is even dumber than he is.  She goes around in circles babbling about communities being in the community of communities, blah, blah, blah, this is what you get when a subpar chick sleeps her way up the ladder of politicians’ totem poles.  Granted, she was able to disguise her lack of smarts when she was a sitting U.S. senator whereas now, whenever we have the misfortune of seeing her on TV is extremely nauseating.  The Number 3- the Botox-drenched hag who runs the U.S. House of Representatives can hardly offer a coherent sentence at a time, sloshing her choppers around her mouth while she sucks on a lemon.  This is extremely unsettling.  However, if anyone becomes too critical about the collapse of the U.S. government, the Joestapo might come around, roust one out of bed, and then possibly disappear you in the middle of the night.  What has befallen our country, you might ask?  Believe in karma?  This is what happens when one STEALS AN ELECTION SO BLATANTLY THE ENTIRE WORLD KNOWS IT!  Oh, Lord, I had better prepare for the Joestapo to show up at six o’clock in the morning.  LOL.  Chef Lilah Paulikovich.  

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0966 an 8” x 10” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Friends.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

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The next studio album released by Cheap Trick remains among our favorites: “Woke Up with a Monster,” which came out on March 22, 1994.  While not a commercial success, it is an album one most definitely needs to own.  The band features the quartet of Rick Nielsen, Robin Zander, Bun E. Carlos, and Tom Petersson and rocks from the opening moments to the final chords in the fade out.  It begins with the superb (1) “My Gang” moves to (2) “Woke Up With a Monster” (absolutely amazing), (3) “You’re All I Wanna Do,” (4) “Never Run Out of Love” (5) “Didn’t Know I Had It” (6) “Ride the Pony” (7) “Girlfriends” (8) “Let Her Go” (9) “Tell Me Everything” (10) “Cry Baby” and (11) “Love Me for a Minute.”  Don’t pay attention to what reviewers at Amazon.com or at other sites say, we guarantee that every fan of both the band and of hard rock is going to enjoy this album.  Seek it out now- you will be glad you did.  

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[i] We promoted the music of Steppenwolf, beginning on Friday, 25-May-2012 through Sunday, 17-June-2012.  You definitely need to check the music of this iconic band out ASAP.

[ii] 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.

[iii] 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.

[iv] [iv] We shared the music of the Stones beginning Tuesday, 22-March-2016 through Sunday, 28-August-2016.  This included the members’ solo projects.  We sure as heck hope you check out the Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Brian Jones, Keith Richard, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman, and Mick Taylor.  Ronnie Wood you can find during the presentation of the Faces.  At the old blog, “Slide on This Live” appeared on Monday, June 02, 2014.

[v] Bing seems to be covering numbers up for the Biden administration so here is where we have gone now: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[vi] Here is the link: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[vii] See United States COVID: 33,033,385 Cases and 589,110 Deaths – Worldometer (worldometers.info)..

[viii] We obtain our statistics for the coronavirus from: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[ix] Commodities – Oil, Silver and Gold Prices – CNN Business– see this site for daily commodity information.

[x] Commodities Prices – Spot – Futures (tradingeconomics.com) See this site for much of the economic information cobbled together at this blog.

[xi] (1) Currency Converter – Bing See this site for currency conversions.

[xii] AAA Gas Prices– See this site for nationwide daily gasoline averages.

[xiii] Please see the following site for information on global gas prices: Gasoline prices around the world, 26-Apr-2021 | GlobalPetrolPrices.com

[xiv] U.S. National Debt Clock: Real Time (usdebtclock.org) See this site for the U.S. National Debt Clock.

263. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2022

The AICPENDBLOG.COM believes that the Biden regime is sowing the seeds of INSURRECTION by allowing in millions of illegals that even frigging sanctuary cities and states don’t want so that when the invaders rise up and begin running amok, they can scream “WHITE EXTREMISM” and send the tools of the regime out to CRUSH IT and EVERY AMERICAN along with it…

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263. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2022:

The AICPENDBLOG.COM believes that the Biden regime is sowing the seeds of INSURRECTION by allowing in millions of illegals that even frigging sanctuary cities and states don’t want so that when the invaders rise up and begin running amok, they can scream “WHITE EXTREMISM” and send the tools of the regime out to CRUSH IT and EVERY AMERICAN along with it…

Presidents James A. Garfield and Chester Alan Arthur; Aviators (and Manfred Mann’s Earth Band) featuring Mick Rogers, the Doors featuring Jim Morrison, Soundgarden featuring Ben Shepherd, and the Steve Miller Band featuring Tim Davis:

  1. 451 Thursday: Roman General Aetius defeats the army of Attila the Hun at Chalons-su-Marne in Roman Gaul.  One of the last great Roman victories, the Western Empire would not remain safe and secure for long.
  2. 1378 Sunday: The reign of the 202.1st Roman Catholic Antipope Clement VII begins on this date.  Elected in opposition to both Popes Urban VI and Boniface IX, Antipope Clement VII served from today until September 16, 1394.  
  3. 1519 Saturday: Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan and his crew set out from Spain on five ships to find a western passage to the Spice Islands; however, Magellan died on route but one of his ships eventually sailed around the globe. 
  4. 1565 Monday: Spanish troops capture Ft. Caroline, Florida, and massacre its French defenders.
  5. 1620 Thursday: At the Battle of Jassy, Ottoman Turkish troops defeat the troops of Polish King Sigismund III.
  6. 1664 Wednesday: Maryland passes the first Anti-Amalgamation Law to prevent black men from marrying white English women.
  7. 1746 Saturday: Bonnie Prince Charlie flees Scotland for France to escape capture by the British.
  8. 1850 Thursday: Washington D.C. abolishes the slave trade but allows slavery to continue in its territory.
  9. 1854 Tuesday: British and French troops defeat the Russian army at the Battle of Alma Krim in the Crimea.
  10. 1863 Saturday: The Battle of Chickamauga, Georgia, ends during the Civil War.   The Union suffered 1,857 men killed, 9,956 wounded, and 5,157 captured or MIA.  Meanwhile, the Confederacy suffered 2,312 men killed, 14,674 wounded, and 1,468 captured or MIA.
  11. 1870 Monday: Italian troops took control of the Papal States, leading to the unification of Italy.
  12. 1873 Friday: Panic swept the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in the wake of railroad bond defaults and bank failures.
  13. 1881 Monday: Vice President Chester Alan Arthur is sworn in as the nation’s 21st president as his predecessor, President James A. Garfield, struck by an assassin’s bullet and been in the hospital for a couple of weeks, succumbed to his wounds.
  14. 1884 Friday: The National Equal Rights Party was formed in San Francisco, California; the convention nominated Belva Ann Bennett Lockwood for president.
  15. 1904 Tuesday: Orville and Wilbur Wright fly in a circular pattern in their Flyer II aircraft.
  16. 1911 Wednesday: The British liner RMS Olympic collided with the Royal Navy cruiser HMS Hawke off the Isle of Wight; although severely damaged; the Olympic could return to Southampton under its own power.
  17. 1921 Tuesday: KDKA in Pittsburgh started a daily radio newscast and was among the first to do so in the United States.
  18. 1927 Tuesday: New York Yankee slugger Babe Ruth hits his 60th homer of the season off Tom Zachary.
  19. 1932 Tuesday: After winning 12 games in a row, the Chicago Cubs clinch the National League Pennant- their second in four seasons.  Sadly, for the Cubs, the New York Yankees would sweep them in four games.  
  20. 1945 Thursday: Captured German rocket engineers begin work in the United States for the military.  Better to work for one’s captors than to go to the gallows along with other ‘former’ Nazis.
  21. 1946 Friday: The first Cannes Film Festival premiered.  Originally slated to commence in 1939, World War II delayed the festival for seven years.  Meanwhile, WNBT-TV in New York became the first station to promote a motion picture.  They showed scenes from “The Jolson Story.” Elsewhere, in Dovercourt, Essex, England, future guitarist and vocalist Mick Rogers is born.  Rogers would play with Aviator- a short-lived band and with Manfred Mann’s Earth Band from 1971-1975 and from 1983-present.
  22. 1948 Monday: The Mexican Baseball League disbands.
  23. 1953 Sunday: The TV show “Letter to Loretta” premiered.  However, less than five months later, the producers changed the name of the show to “The Loretta Young Show” on February 14, 1954.
  24. 1958 Saturday: Martin Luther King was seriously wounded during a book signing at a New York City department store when Izola Curry stabbed him in the chest; Curry was later found incompetent to stand trial.
  25. 1960 Tuesday: The United Nations admits Cyprus and 13 African nations for 96-member nations
  26. 1962 Thursday: Democrat governor Ross R. Barnett blocked James Meredith, a black student, from enrolling at the University of Mississippi; however, Meredith could enroll later.
  27. 1963 Friday: President John F. Kennedy proposed a joint U.S.-Soviet expedition to the moon in a speech to the U.N. General Assembly.  Of course, no one took it seriously.
  28. 1967 Wednesday: The ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) launched.  It eventually goes out of service on November 27, 2008.
  29. 1968 Friday: In Okinawa, U.S.-administered territory, future bassist with the alternative rock band, Soundgarden, Ben Shepherd, is born.
  30. 1969 Saturday: “Sugar-Sugar” by the Archies[i] hits #1 on the pop music charts.
  31. 1970 Sunday: Jim Morrison of the Doors[ii] is found ‘not guilty’ on charges of lewd conduct at a concert appearance in Florida.
  32. 1973 Thursday: In their so-called “battle of the sexes,” tennis star Billie Jean King defeated Bobby Riggs in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3, 6-3, at the Houston Astrodome.
  33. 1977 Tuesday: Vietnam and Djibouti ask for UN membership.  Meanwhile, the first of the “boat people” arrived in San Francisco from Southeast Asia under a new U.S. resettlement program. 
  34. 1982 Monday: U.S. President Ronald Reagan announced that the U.S., France, and Italy were going to send peacekeeping troops to Beirut.
  35. 1984 Thursday: A suicide car bomb launched by a member of the so-called ‘religion of peace’ attacks the U.S. Embassy annex in Beirut, Lebanon, killing 23 people.  Meanwhile, “The Cosby Show” premiered on NBC-TV on this date.
  36. 1988 Tuesday: Tim Davis, former drummer with the Steve Miller Band[iii], dies from complications of diabetes.  
  37. 1989 Wednesday: F.W. de Klerk took the oath of office for the presidency of South Africa.
  38. 1990 Thursday: Both Germanys ratify reunification.
  39. 1991 Friday: U.N. weapons inspectors left for Iraq in a renewed search for Iraqi weapons of mass destruction.
  40. 1995 Wednesday: AT&T announced that it would be splitting into three companies.  The companies were AT&T, Lucent Technologies, and NCR Corp.  The U.S. House of Representatives voted to drop the national speed limit.  This would allow each state to decide its own speed limits.
  41. 1999 Monday: Lawrence Russell Brewer became the second white supremacist to be convicted in the dragging death of James Byrd Jr. in Jasper, Texas.  Brewer underwent execution on September 21, 2011.
  42. 2001 Thursday: Before a joint session of Congress, President George W. Bush announced a new cabinet level office to fortify homeland security and named Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge its director.
  43. 2004 Monday: CBS News apologized for a “mistake in judgment” in its story questioning President George W. Bush’s National Guard service, saying it could not vouch for the authenticity of documents used in the bogus report.  This cost news anchor Dan Rather and some of his support staff their jobs.  Fake news media, folks.
  44. 2010 Monday: Next to the Moon in the night sky, the brightest object is Jupiter as it makes it closest approach to Earth since 1963.
  45. 2011 Tuesday: The U.S. officially ends the Bill Clinton-era “Don’t ask, don’t tell” military policy, which allows Gays and lesbians publicly to declare their sexual orientation.
  46. 2012 Thursday: According to Brainy History, former U.S. Presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty resigns from Mitt Romney’s Presidential campaign, planning instead to work for the Financial Services Roundtable in Washington, D.C.  
  47. 2013 Friday: According to Brainy History, within days of its launch, the “Grand Theft Auto V” videogame reaches sales of $1billion, becoming the fastest single entertainment product ever to achieve these sales.
  48. 2014 Saturday: After Turkey sends Special Forces into neighboring Syria to clash with ISIS, the murderous scumbags release 49 Turkish hostages rather than beheading them as the human fecal matter are wont to do.   
  49. 2015 Sunday: On the first day of the papal visit to the communist nation of Cuba, Pope Francis meets with murderous thug ex-dictator Fidel Castro.  Did the Pope grant the POS absolution?  Elsewhere, whiz kid CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals Martin Shkreli raises the price of a generic toxoplasmosis medication- Daraprim- by more than 5,000-percent throwing patients who have long used the inexpensive medication to treat their illnesses into a frenzy.  Is this what Obamacare is going to bring to the American medical consumers?  Where is the Obama administration?
  50. 2016 Tuesday: In Charlotte, North Carolina, after a BLACK police officer shoots dead Keith Lamont Scott, a BLACK person, violent riots explode bringing Black Lives Matter and Antifa thugs a running.  This would go on several days until order was restored.
  51. 2017 Wednesday: Hurricane Maria, the strongest hurricane to slam Puerto Rico in more than 80 years, struck the island, wiping out as much as 75 percent of the power distribution lines and causing an island-wide blackout that the territory is still attempting to recover from.
  52. 2018 Thursday: Near Baltimore, Maryland, a worker at a Rite Aid distribution center ‘goes postal,’ shoots seven people, kills three, and then takes her own life.  Yeah, we know: Trump’s responsible! (LOL)
  53. 2019 Friday: Angry, indoctrinated students from 185 countries stage a massive walkout in protest of older people destroying the planet via climate change.  In Manhattan, angry Greta Thunberg, the Hitler Jugend-like ‘climate warrior’ gives a speech to screeching kids at a rally. [iv]  Meanwhile, at the White House, President Donald J. Trump welcomes Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison for a week-long visit.
  54. 2020 Sunday: President Donald J. Trump approves of the looming deal that will transfer part ownership of the Chi-Com app, TikTok into the control of Oracle and Walmart and which will change the name to TikTok Global.  The U.S. is trying to eject the Chinese Communist Party from having yet another avenue into the United States from which to steal as much data and information as possible with which to use against us.  Beijing threatens retaliation.  Elsewhere, on George Stephanopoulos ABC program, an embittered and somewhat senile House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi threatens to impeach President Donald J. Trump if he moves forward with a replacement for U.S. Supreme Court Associate Ruth Bader Ginsburg who died Friday night from metastatic pancreatic cancer at age 87.  All news outlets- including Fox News Channel- accuse the GOP of hypocrisy for not bringing Barack Obama’s third U.S. Supreme Court pick Merrick Garland up for a vote in 2016.  What Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said in 2016 is the same as he said this year: when a president of a different party than the one controlling the Senate in an election year brings up a SCOTUS replacement, the party controlling the Senate does not normally approve one and put them on the court, going back as far as the late 1880’s.  This time around the Republican Party controls both the Senate and the White House so NO hypocrisy exists, yet the liberals continue screeching and howling that what POTUS is going to do is somehow ‘unconstitutional’ and ‘unfair.’  Folks the Democrats would do it in a heartbeat.
  55. 2020 Sunday A: Following the attempted delivery of a letter filled with ricin to the White House, the FBI, the U.S. Secret Service and U.S. Postal inspectors are searching for clues as to whom sent it.  Meanwhile, we now for a fact that former FBI Director James Comey will appear before Sen. Lindsey Graham’s Senate committee on September 30, 2020, to answer questions about his behavior in the “Trump-Russia Collusion” scam.   Elsewhere, we learn in the BIG FIVE Democrat-controlled states in the U.S., unemployment runs rampant, the same states with governor-inflicted Wuhan Virus shutdowns.  In Washington state, the number is 10.3 percent.  In Oregon, it’s 10.4 percent.  In California, it’s 13.3 percent.  In Illinois, it’s 11.3 percent and in New York, the number is 15.9 percent.  Shame on you.  Reopen and give your people their lives back!
  56. 2020 Sunday B: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole-:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 30,859,069 confirmed cases, +270,080, 958,314, confirmed deaths, +4,832, and 21,099,095 confirmed recoveries, +266,265.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 6,863,854 confirmed cases, up 44,145 from yesterday’s reporting, 202,409 confirmed deaths, UP 674, and 3,705,509 confirmed recoveries, UP 16,428. 
  57. 2020 Sunday C: COVID-19 Statistics 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: 785,076 confirmed cases, 15,023 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 11,457 confirmed cases, 120 confirmed deaths, and 4,622 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 85,886 confirmed cases, 2,130 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: West Virginia- currently, they have 14,054 confirmed cases, 310 confirmed deaths, and 10,227 confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Jim Justice, you are a fantastic person! 
  58. 2020 Sunday D: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Let’s look at Israel’s numbers now that Mo is living there: 187,902 confirmed cases, 1,256 confirmed deaths, and 130,024 confirmed recoveries.
  59. 2020 Sunday E: Here are the NFL scores for today: (1) Chicago Bears 17, New York Giants 13.  (2) Dallas Cowboys 40, Atlanta Falcons 39.  (3) Indianapolis Colts 28, Minnesota Vikings 11.  (4) Los Angeles Rams 30, Philadelphia Eagles 19. (5) San Francisco 49ers 31, New York Jets 13.  (6)  Tennessee Titans 33, Jacksonville Jaguars 30.  (7) Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31, Carolina Panthers 17.  (8) Pittsburgh Steelers 26, Denver Broncos 21. (9) Green Bay Packers 42, Detroit Lions 21. (10) Buffalo Bills 31, Miami Dolphins 28.  (11) Arizona Cardinals 30, Washington REDSKINS 15.  (12) Baltimore Ravens 33, Houston Texans 16.  (13) Kansas City Chief 23, Los Angeles Chargers 20.  (14) Late game: Seattle Seahawks 35, New England Patriots 30.
  60. 2021 Monday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 229,799,645 confirmed cases, +539,224, 4,712,959 confirmed deaths, +8,067 and 206,458,303 confirmed recoveries, +936,140. Next, here are the stats for the United States: 43,107,469 confirmed cases, UP 206,656 from yesterday’s reporting, 694,619 confirmed deaths, UP 2,741, [v] and 32,675,892 confirmed recoveries, UP 172,356. We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [vi]   
  61. 2021 Monday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 376,165 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic. Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  Currently, Joe is shy 27,913 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  62. 2021 Monday D: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,562,176 confirmed cases, 68,185 confirmed deaths, and 2,403,437 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,549,546 confirmed cases, 51,884 confirmed deaths, and 2,447,654 confirmed recoveries (somewhat the same numbers).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 75,911 confirmed cases, 714 confirmed deaths, and 75,197 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 631,013 confirmed cases, 7,327 confirmed deaths, and 264,239 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., North Carolina: they have 1,346,314 confirmed cases, 15,776 confirmed deaths, and 1,255,168 confirmed recoveries. [vii]  
  63. 2021 Monday B: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,235,064 confirmed cases, 7,555 confirmed deaths, and 1,152,776 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).   Let us look at one other portion of the world- Palau, 218th area on the list: 5 cases of the virus, 2 confirmed death and 3 confirmed recoveries. [viii]     
  64. 2021 Monday C: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 33,970.47, DOWN 614.41 points (-1.78%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,713.90, DOWN 330.06 points (-2.19%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,357.73, DOWN 75.26 points (-1.70%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $70.93 per barrel, +0.64 (+0.91%).  The price of GOLD is $1,764.30 per troy oz., +0.30 (+0.02%) while the price of SILVER is $22.27 per troy ounce, +0.07 (+0.30%).  The price of PLATINUM is $910.20 per troy oz, +11.00 (+1.22%) while the price of COPPER is $4.14 per pound, +0.03 (+0.67%).[ix]  The price of PALLADIUM is $1,896.70 per troy oz., -11.00 (+0.58%). The price of RHODIUM is $12,600.00 per troy oz., +250.00 (+2.02%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $782,500.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,864.25 per USD/T, -+22,500.00 (+0.08%). [x]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000023.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.47 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.10    In Indian Rupee, one greenback equals 73.62 and in Indonesian Rupiah, a buck equal 14,235.00 and in Iranian Rial, one dollar equals 42,000.00 of theirs. [xi]        
  65. 2021 Monday D: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have dropped to $4.390 per gallon, $3.096 in Florida, $4.059 in Hawaii, and $3.871 in Washington state. [xii]    Let us look at one other Indiana: $3.177.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Mayotte: $7.064 per U.S. Gallon.[xiii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,784,542,512,664 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xiv]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Cayman Islands, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is India with $216 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  66. 2021 Monday F: Afghanistan Crisis and Collapse News– While the Taliban continues murdering those who worked with and for the U.S.-led NATO Coalition (and rides around on paddle boats on a placid lake when not killing their enemies), Rep. Ann Wagner, R-MO 2nd congressional district, said that ‘Joe Biden wanted out of Afghanistan at ANY cost.’  Next, Rep. Matt Rosendale, R-MT At-Large congressional district, says that ‘unvetted Afghan refugees should NOT be permitted into the United States.’  Elsewhere, Rep. Rob Wittman, R-VA 1st congressional district, says that the botched drone strike that murdered a family of 10 in Kabul following the attack on U.S. troops guarding the Hamid Karzai International Airport last August demonstrates the loss of ‘over the horizon capabilities’ for the U.S. military (thanks to Joe Biden).
  67. 2021 Monday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Folks, as much as it embarrasses us to say so, today is Day No. 179 for the reputed ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be in charge of the U.S.-Mexico border and Day No. 86 since her singular visit to the region.  Here are the stats for the disaster unfolding along our border and across our country as compiled by One America News for today: first, here is the cost for just this day of caring for the invaders- $531,786,016.  Next, here is the amount of money the American taxpayers have shelled out caring for Joe Biden’s garbage for the year 2021: $287,655,133,184.  Imagine if that money went to help Americans?  Black folks, where are you?  The money that could go into reparations for slavery is being wasted on ILLEGAL ALIENS!  PEOPLE WHO DISPLACE YOU FROM YOUR COMMUNITIES!  Third, here is the number of illegal aliens who have swarmed into the country this year: 2,948,234.  Finally, here is the CONSERVATIVE LOW ESTIMATE for illegal aliens devouring the future of America’s young people: 36,948,236.  Round them up and deport them now.  (Sources for One America News Illegal Alien Numbers: Center for Immigration Studies, Department of Homeland Security, Federation for American Immigration Reform, Institute for Defense Analyses, Yale, and MIT).
  68. 2021 Monday H: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe II– As Bidenville underneath the Del Rio, Texas, overpass continues to grow with estimates of anywhere from 12,000 to 15,000 illegal aliens- mostly Haitians- U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Antonio Mayorkas is rushing to the region, promising to begin deporting the Haitians back to their homeland.  And Joe Biden swears he ‘isn’t a racist.’  Yet, while claiming he’s not a ‘racist,’ Joe’s regime is bragging that it’s going to use Title 42- a Trump era policy- to round up and deport as many Haitians as they can.  Meanwhile, GOP governors are demanding a meeting with Joe Biden regarding the emergent crisis occurring along the southern border what with the importation of millions of Third World castoffs.  Finally, as overworked Border Patrol agents find themselves forced by the Biden regime to chase down fleeing illegal alien invaders via horseback, instead of defending the agents, the White House says the videos are ‘horrific.’  WTF!
  69. 2021 Monday I: Foreign News-Overseas News I– Russia’s ruling party lost seats in the election but held onto its majority all the while reports continue flowing in of threats to election observers and the stuffing of ballot boxes.  No, say it ain’t so!  Elsewhere, in Kigali, Rwanda, the hero of “Hotel Rwanda”- Paul Rusesabagina, a critic of the Rwandan president- was found guilty today of creating and funding a ‘terrorist group’ and given a 25-year prison sentence.  Whoa.  Both the man’s family and the U.S. State Department have condemned this sentence.
  70. 2021 Monday J: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– Dr. Ashish Jha told Newsmax that ‘more data is required for kids and COVID-19 shots before the feds begin jabbing the arms of children.’  Amen.  Meanwhile, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says that the ‘origins of the Chi-Vi can be traced back to summer 2019.’  Elsewhere, a new report suggests that the Xi Jinping Bat Flu, aka the BIG ’19, has killed almost as many Americans as the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918-19 did.  Thank you, Chi-Coms, thank you.
  71. 2021 Monday K: COVID-19 Lockdowns-Restrictions-and-Authoritarianism News– Mass protests against harsh COVID-19 mandates and lockdowns are breaking out across New York City.  How soon before citizens of the Big Apple march to the mayor’s mansion, torches and pitchforks held high?  Hopefully, soon, very soon.  Mayor Bill “Bag O’ Fries” Di Blasio must account for his misbehavior.  Next, the U.S. is set to ease travel restrictions for foreigners as long as they have proof of COVID-19 vaccinations.  Next, after three black women assaulted the hostess at popular NYC eatery, “Carmine’s,” instead of the restaurant being the victim for having following “Bag O’ Fries” Di Blasio’s harsh COVID-19 passport rules and restrictions, the three assailants now claim they are the ’victims’ and thus a Black Lives Matter ‘protest’ is set to take place outside the restaurant this evening.  That should be fun.
  72. 2021 Monday L: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer $44.20 (2) AstraZeneca $58.50 (3) Johnson & Johnson $163.81 (4) BioNTech $339.01 (5) Moderna $423.33.
  73. 2021 Monday M: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $83.45 (2) General Dynamics: $193.43 (3) Boeing: $209.50 (4) Lockheed Martin: $338.46 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $348.81
  74. 2021 Monday N: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $34.49 (2) DuPont: $67.93 (3) Honeywell: $215.73 (4) 3M: $180.53 (5) Teijen: $1,630.00.
  75. 2021 Monday O: Artificial (Fake) Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 4) News– (1) Beyond Meat: $112.27 (2) Kellogg’s/Morning Star Farms: $63.39 (3) Maple Leaf Foods/Tofurkey: $21.06.
  76. 2021 Monday P: President Donald J. Trump News– President Donald J. Trump says that ‘gross incompetence’ is partly responsible for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu’s devastation.   Next, President Trump said that the U.S. will ‘become a Third World country’ without any border control.  Next on the list, President Trump slapped his endorsement on so-called “Trumplican” Rep. Diana Harshbarger, R-TN 1st congressional district, in next year’s mid-terms.  Finally, Ohio State Senator Matt Dolan, RINO, announced he is in the running for the U.S. Senate in 2022 to take Rob Portman’s seat.  President Trump won’t give this lackluster loser who voted in favor of changing the MLB team ‘Indians’ to the ‘Guardians’ which has to be among the stupidest sports names in pro-sports history.
  77. 2021 Monday Q: Joe Biden News I– Senile Joe Biden is set to meet with the U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres today.  That should be fun, especially when the mind-blank Biden speaks to the U.N. General Assembly tomorrow.  We will be watching that farce!  Speaking of the usurper residing in the White House, the dictator promised to protect Americans from ‘extreme heat.’  (Note- if that is the case, the old dolt had better warn the EPA to ease up on the restrictions on the use of freon in air conditioning units).  Meanwhile, a new book says that Russian dictator Vladimir Putin’s feelings were hurt by drooling Joe Biden when he called the thug, ‘a killer,’ during a live TV interview awhile back.
  78. 2021 Monday R: Joe Biden’s Daily Disaster– After making the ‘deal’ with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and UK Prime Minister Boris “BoJo” Johnson to supply Downunder with nuclear submarine technology, slobbering Joe Biden becomes the first U.S. president to cause the French government to recall its ambassador.  Imagine that.  Joe Biden is a frigging, senile disaster.
  79. 2021 Monday S: Joe Biden Regime News I– As the Biden regime continues having problems getting its various, multi-trillion-dollar spending bills shoved through, Rep. Nancy Mace, R-SC 1st congressional district, says the division among the Democrats on getting this crap pushed through to becoming law that it might delay the bills.  We hope it delays them into 2022 which will effectively KILL the bills.  Let us hope this is so…
  80. 2021 Monday T: Mass Shootings News– At least 8 students at a Russian university were killed in a mass shooting incident with numerous others wounded.  The authorities announce that the shooter was motivated by ‘hate.’  Meanwhile, in Chicago over the past weekend, there were 56 shootings and nine deaths.  Elsewhere, two students were shot and wounded at a Virginia high school today while late last night, the grandson of Cleveland, Ohio, Mayor Frank G. Jackson- 24-year-old Frank Q. Jackson- was gunned down outside a housing project.  Law enforcement is investigating.
  81. 2021 Monday U: Sports News I– Monday Night Football features two down-and-out teams: the Detroit Lions (0-2-0) at the Green Bay Packers (1-1-0).  Let us hope there’s NO tie tonight.  The Packers beat the Lions, 35-17.
  82. 2021 Monday V: California Lottery Results-Powerball Monday Night Draw– here are the results for the Powerball Draw #887 with a jackpot of $472 million up for grabs: 37, 51, 54, 58, 60, and Powerball 19.
  83. 2021 Monday W: Moron News I– The hits keep coming for Sandy “The Fly” Cortez (AOC- ‘Any Old C**k [will do]) over her attendance of the Met Gala last week and for wearing what many deem to be a Chick-Fil-A bag-like dress that said, “Tax the Rich” on its backside.  Today, we learn that the dress designer is in trouble for numerous tax code violations such as pocketing the tax withholdings of her workers as well as for not paying rents on the sweat shops the ho runs.  Little Sandy is so flipping stupid that she never thinks things out before she does something incredibly ignorant which is why she’s always in the MORON NEWS section at the AICPENDBLOG.COM.  Speaking of the ‘Fly,’ the ‘Fly’ is proposing a constitutional amendment that will prohibit the U.S. from selling weapons to Israel.  Joe Crowley, when the hell are you going to find your balls and run against this dingbat?  Get your old seat back.  As Democrats go, compared to her, you are a swell person.
  84. 2022 Tuesday: Observation of the Day- You know, immigration serves a purpose but the invasion we are watching now serves NO purpose whatsoever other than to sow the seeds of barbarian invasion among us.  The Romans had a similar issue when one successive wave of barbarians pushed earlier ones into their orbit.  I believe the Balkans in the late Western Roman Empire was such a place where the Romans could not repel the invaders and so gave them land upon which to settle.  In exchange for the Romans protecting them and giving them sustenance, the barbarians would provide young men for the military and young women for whatever.  Sadly, the Romans in charge after a while sold the invaders dog meat at inflated prices and disparaged them through maltreatment.  It’s what the Romans did, all right?  Ah, well, the barbarians rose up and launched an INSURRECTION that required the Romans to divert military resources from other parts of the empire to put it down.  I believe it took 3-4 years and loads of towns and cities went up in flames and tens of thousands of Romans were killed.  IS this the plan Joe Biden and his overseers have?  We suspect the Biden regime is PRAYING to God that through Americans of all classes and all political parties (think New York City, Martha’s Vineyard, Chicago, and elsewhere) being disgusted and revolted by these people that they will EXPLODE IN A CACOPHONY OF VIOLENCE ACROSS THE COUNTRY which this scumbag Joe Biden can then label as the dreaded white extremism he can then call out the Army, the Navy, the Air Force, the Marines, the Space Force, the Merchant Marines, the Joestapo, the ATF, the armed IRS thugs, and whatever else the regime has at its disposal and to then crush ALL Americans.  We cannot permit this to happen, my friends, no, we cannot.  Tell me what you think- Chef Kilgore Randalini.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0958 a 10” x 8” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Butterfly.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

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On August 15, 1983, Cheap Trick returned with “Next Position Please,” another in a long line of high-powered pop albums. Todd Rundgren came aboard as producer and the group delivered a ringing addition to their ongoing discography.  Once again, the lineup featured Rick Nielsen (lead and rhythm guitars, bass, keyboards, and backing vocals), Robin Zander (rhythm guitar and lead vocals), Bun E. Carlos (drums and percussion), and Jon Brant (bass guitar and backing vocals).  Some claim the album is more reminiscent of a ‘Utopia’ album but we still hear Cheap Trick coming through loud and clear.  We hope you will seek this one out wherever you shop for the absolute best in music- you will be glad you did.

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[i] We will do the music of the Archies before we ever do the music of skanks such as Cardi B, Madonna, or any other of the current crop of female singers.

[ii] We began offering the music of the Doors on Saturday, 18-February-2012 and concluded them on Monday, 02-April-2012.  We encourage everyone to seek them out and consider adding them to your collection.

[iii] 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.

[iv] Sadly, little Ms. Greta Thunberg is a perfect example of an indoctrinated leftist, frightened into believing that CLIMATE CHANGE is something caused by humans.  Any person who has ever taken a university-level geography class understands that the Sun is the number one driver of all things to do with climate and on every planet in the Solar System that has one, every satellite that has one.  The amount (or lack) of solar flares, sunspots, and the intensity or lessening of the solar winds understands that these are the driving forces of climate change.  We can combat pollution and maintain a pristine environment but we cannot control how hot or cool the summers are or vice versa what the winters are.  Stop scaring people you flipping left-wing climate activists!

[v] Bing seems to be covering numbers up for the Biden administration so here is where we have gone now: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[vi] Here is the link: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[vii] See United States COVID: 33,033,385 Cases and 589,110 Deaths – Worldometer (worldometers.info)..

[viii] We obtain our statistics for the coronavirus from: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[ix] Commodities – Oil, Silver and Gold Prices – CNN Business– see this site for daily commodity information.

[x] Commodities Prices – Spot – Futures (tradingeconomics.com) See this site for much of the economic information cobbled together at this blog.

[xi] (1) Currency Converter – Bing See this site for currency conversions.

[xii] AAA Gas Prices– See this site for nationwide daily gasoline averages.

[xiii] Please see the following site for information on global gas prices: Gasoline prices around the world, 26-Apr-2021 | GlobalPetrolPrices.com

[xiv] U.S. National Debt Clock: Real Time (usdebtclock.org) See this site for the U.S. National Debt Clock.

241. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, AUGUST 29, 2022

2022 Monday: Friends, I don’t drink as much Kool-Aid as some of my colleagues do so we will do our best to keep things moving ahead without so much bombast. You know what I am saying, we no talk stink about Democrats being evil and President Biden being a senile bonehead. That is not my style nor will it be. Besides, the prospect of Donald Trump going to prison is giving me chicken skin up and down my arms.

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241. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, AUGUST 29, 2022:

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices James Clark McReynolds and Neil Gorsuch; U.S. Attorneys General Richard Rush, James Clark McReynolds, and Thomas Watt Gregory; U.S. Treasury Secretaries Richard Rush, Robert Rubin, and Jack Lew; U.S. Secretaries of War George W. McCrary and Luke Edward Wright; the Beatles, Blood-Sweat & Tears featuring Dick Halligan, Crawler featuring Geoff Whitehorn, the Jackson Five featuring Michael Jackson, Pablo Cruise featuring David Jenkins, Procol Harum featuring Chris Copping, “Oh, Pretty Woman” by Roy Orbison, “Abracadabra” by the Steve Miller Band, and the Velvet Underground featuring Sterling Morrison:

  1. 1178 Tuesday: The 173.3rd Roman Catholic Antipope Callistus III gives the title of “Pope” to Alexander III, the rightful 173rd pontiff.  Callistus first became pontiff in opposition to Alexander III on September 30, 1168.  He followed two previous false pretenders- Victor IV and Paschal III.  Alexander III- who first became pontiff on September 07, 1159, served until August 30, 1181.
  2. 1261 Monday: Jacques Pantaleon becomes Pope Urban IV.  As the 182nd pontiff, Urban IV served until October 02, 1264.  Over the course of the next three years and 34 days, he led his global flock on its journey to commune with the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost.
  3. 1484 Friday: The 213th Roman Catholic Pope Innocent VIII becomes pontiff on this date.  He would serve as the Vicar of Christ from today until July 25, 1492.  
  4. 1526 Sunday: At the Battle of Mohacs, the Turks whip the Hungarians.
  5. 1533 Tuesday: On orders of Spanish conqueror Francisco Pizarro, his troops execute the last Incan king of Peru, Atahualpa.
  6. 1708 Wednesday: British troops occupy the islands of Majorca and Sardinia.
  7. 1780 Tuesday: In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, future 8th U.S. Attorney General Richard Rush is born.  First, a Federalist, then a National Republican, and finally a Democrat, he would serve under Presidents James Madison and James Monroe from February 10, 1814, to November 12, 1817.  Rush also would serve his nation as its 8th U.S. secretary of the Treasury.  In this capacity, he would serve under President John Quincy Adams from March 07, 1825, to March 05, 1829.
  8. 1786 Tuesday: Shay’s Rebellion commences at Springfield, Massachusetts.
  9. 1793 Thursday: The slaves on the island of Haiti receive their independence from France.
  10. 1799 Thursday: The reign of the 250th Roman Catholic Pope Pius VI ends and the Interregnum between pontiffs begins.  Pius VI first picked up his Holy Cross on February 15, 1775, and over the subsequent years, guided his earthly flock on its journey to become one with God the Father, his son, Jesus Christ, and the Holy Ghost.  The Interregnum would continue from today until March 14, 1800.
  11. 1814 Monday: During the War of 1812, Alexandria, Virginia, formally surrendered to British military forces, which occupied the city until September 03.
  12. 1828 Friday: Robert Turner received a patent for his self-regulating wagon break.
  13. 1833 Thursday: The “Factory Act” passed in England; the lawmakers created it to deal with child labor.
  14. 1835 Saturday: In Evansville, Indiana, the future 33rd U.S. Secretary of War George W. McCrary is born.  A Republican, he would serve under President Rutherford B. Hayes from March 12, 1877, to December 09, 1879.
  15. 1842 Monday: Great Britain and China sign the Treaty of Nanjing, ending the Opium War.
  16. 1846 Saturday: In Giles County, Tennessee, future 43rd U.S. Secretary of War Luke Edward Wright is born.  First a Democrat and then a Republican, he would serve under President Theodore Roosevelt from July 01, 1908, to March 11, 1909.
  17. 1862 Friday: The Bureau of Engraving and Printing began operations at the United States Treasury.
  18. 1864 Monday: The Democratic National Convention, which nominated Major General George B. McClellan for president, opened in Chicago.
  19. 1877 Wednesday: The second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Brigham Young, died in Salt Lake City at age 76.    
  20. 1885 Saturday: The first prizefight under the Marquis of Queensberry Rules took place in Cincinnati as John L. Sullivan defeated Dominick McCaffery in six rounds.
  21. 1886 Sunday: In New York City, Chinese Ambassador Li Hung-chang’s chef invented chop suey.
  22. 1892 Monday: “Pop” (Billy) Shriver of the Chicago Cubs caught a baseball dropped from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C.
  23. 1896 Saturday: In New York City, the chef of the visiting Chinese ambassador creates the dish we know as “chop suey.”
  24. 1910 Monday: Korean Emperor Seonjong abdicated as the Japan-Korean Annexation Treaty went into effect.
  25. 1914 Saturday: During the fourth day of the Battle of Tannenberg, the Russians begin to break, and the Germans manage to drive them out of their positions and end up capturing one Russian general.  Elsewhere, the 66th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice James Clark McReynolds took his position on the nation’s high court on this date.  President Woodrow Wilson nominated his fellow Democrat to fill the seat of Associate Justice Horace Harmon Lurton, another Democrat.  McReynolds served from today until January 31, 1941.  Prior to serving on the nation’s highest court, McReynolds served the nation as its 48th U.S. Attorney General.  In this capacity, he served under President Woodrow Wilson from March 15, 1913, until today.  His replacement, the nation’s 49th U.S. Attorney General Thomas Watt Gregory assumed his post on this date.  A Democrat also, he served under President Woodrow Wilson from today until March 04, 1919.  
  26. 1916 Tuesday: German General Paul von Hindenburg becomes chief of the German General Staff.
  27. 1929 Thursday: The German airship, Graf Zeppelin, arrives home, ending its round-the-world flight.
  28. 1935 Thursday: The film “Top Hat,” starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, premiered at Radio City Music Hall in New York.
  29. 1938 Monday: In New York City, N.Y., future 70th U.S. Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin is born.  A future Democrat, Secretary Rubin would serve under President Bill Clinton from January 11, 1995, to July 02, 1999.
  30. 1939 Tuesday: Zionist leader Chaim Weizmann informs England that the Jews of Palestine will fight in World War II.
  31. 1941 Friday: German Death Commandos (Einsatzkommando) liquidate 1,469 Jewish children on the Eastern Front.  Meanwhile, in Great Britain, Geoff Whitehorn, future guitarist in the British band, Crawler, [i] and in the reformation of Procol Harum[ii] in the 1990s was born on this date in London, England.
  32. 1942 Saturday: Sterling Morrison, future bass player of the New York City band, Velvet Underground[iii], was born on this date in East Meadow, New York.
  33. 1943 Sunday: Responding to a clampdown by Nazi occupiers during World War II, Denmark managed to scuttle most of its naval ships.  Meanwhile, in Troy, New York, future member of the horn-dominated rock band, Blood, Sweat, & Tears- Dick Halligan (keyboards, trombone, horns, flutes, backing vocals 1967-1972)- is born.
  34. 1944 Tuesday: Fifteen thousand American troops marched down the Champs Elysees in Paris as the French capital continued to celebrate its liberation from the Nazis.  Meanwhile Slovakia revolts against the Nazis occupying their country and their fellow compatriots fighting on behalf of their German occupiers.
  35. 1945 Wednesday: The British liberate their colony of Hong Kong from Imperial Japanese troops.  U.S. General Douglas MacArthur left for Japan officially to accept the surrender of the Japanese.  Meanwhile, Chris Copping—future bassist and organist with the British rock band, Procol Harum[iv]—was born on this date in Middleton, Lancashire, England.
  36. 1947 Friday: Future guitarist with the Bay Area rock band, Pablo Cruise[v] (1973-1986 / 1996-present)—David Jenkins—is born in the USA on this date.  
  37. 1949 Monday: The USSR explodes its first atomic bomb.  Meanwhile, at the University of Illinois, researchers use a nuclear device to treat cancer patients.
  38. 1953 Saturday: An early version of the animated cartoon character Speedy Gonzales made his debut in the Warner Brothers cartoon “Cat-Tails for Two.”
  39. 1955 Monday: In New York City, N.Y., future 76th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew is born.  A Democrat, he would serve under President Barack Hussein Obama from February 28, 2013, to January 20, 2017.
  40. 1957 Thursday: The Senate gave final congressional approval to a Civil Rights Act after South Carolina Senator Strom Thurmond, then a Democrat, ended a filibuster that lasted 24 hours.
  41. 1958 Friday: Pop superstar Michael Jackson[vi] was born in Gary, Indiana.  Meanwhile, George Harrison joins the Quarrymen, a group made up of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Pete Best, and Stu Sutcliffe. [vii]
  42. 1962 Wednesday: The lower level of the George Washington Bridge opened to traffic.
  43. 1964 Saturday: Roy Orbison’s[viii] single, “Oh, Pretty Woman,” was released on the Monument label.
  44. 1965 Sunday: Gemini 5, carrying astronauts Gordon Cooper and Charles “Pete” Conrad, splashed down in the Atlantic Ocean after eight days in space.
  45. 1966 Monday: The Beatles[ix] perform their last public appearance at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California.
  46. 1967 Tuesday: The final episode of “The Fugitive” aired.  Meanwhile, future 113th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch, is born in Denver, Colorado, on this date.  President Donald J. Trump would nominate him to fill the open seat of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, a vacancy that opened during the last year of the previous president’s term and which Democrats screech and wail was stolen from them because it was an election year.  He took his seat on the court on April 10, 2017, much to the consternation of the Democrats.
  47. 1968 Thursday: At the Democrat National Convention in Chicago, Illinois, Hubert H. Humphrey receives the nod for the presidential nomination of the United States all the while riots rage outside in the streets between Yippies[x] and the police.
  48. 1970 Saturday: In Austintown, Ohio, at the Fitch High School, heavyweight boxer Earnie Shavers scores a first-round KO over his opponent Jim Daniels in a scheduled 10-round bout.  This puts Shavers’ pro record to 13-2.  Meanwhile, down in San Diego, California, at the Colosseum, heavyweight boxer Ken Norton Sr., aka the Fighting Marine, scores a 4th round KO of opponent Roy Wallace in a scheduled 10 round bout to put his pro record to 17-1.
  49. 1972 Tuesday: Swimmer Mark Spitz of the U.S. won the third of seven gold medals at the Munich Olympics, finishing first in the 200-meter freestyle.
  50. 1977 Monday: Lou Brock brought his total of stolen bases to 893.  Ty Cobb held the record he beat for 49 years.  
  51. 1982 Sunday: The Steve Miller Band’s[xi] “Abracadabra” hits number one on the radio charts.  Meanwhile, Academy Award-winning actress Ingrid Bergman died in London on her 67th birthday.  Meanwhile, at the Civic Center in Lake Charles, Louisiana, heavyweight boxer Jimmy Young loses a 10-round fight on points to Philipp Brown.  This would be Young’s third loss in a row and would drop his pro record to 30-13-2.
  52. 1983 Monday: Two U.S. Marines lost their lives in Lebanon when the militia group Amal fired mortar shells at the Beirut Airport.  Meanwhile, the divers recovered the anchor of the USS Monitor, an ironclad that went down during the U.S. Civil War.
  53. 1990 Wednesday: Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, in a television interview, declared that America could not defeat Iraq.
  54. 1991 Thursday: The republics of Russia and Ukraine agreed to a treaty by which the two would remain a part of the Soviet Union.
  55. 1998 Saturday: After the union of the Northwest Airlines pilots rejected a last-minute company offer, the aviators went out on strike.  
  56. 2005 Monday: Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast near Buras, Louisiana, bringing floods that devastated New Orleans causing more than 1,800 people to die in the area.  
  57. 2008 Friday: Republican presidential nominee Sen. John McCain, R-AZ, picked Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin, to be his running mate.  She reinvigorated his campaign and gave it new life and had he listened to her and allowed her to campaign in states he wrote off, he might have been president rather than Barack Hussein Obama.  Following the 2008 Presidential Election, the Democrats worked extremely hard to neutralize her as a political threat by destroying both her and her family.
  58. 2009 Saturday: Funeral services occurred in Boston for U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, the so-called “Lion of the Senate,” who in real life was a drunken, womanizing inebriate, and President Barack Hussein Obama eulogized.  Hours later, his remains underwent burial at Arlington National Cemetery outside Washington, D.C.
  59. 2011 Monday: Libya’s National Transitional Council raises concerns about the mass killing of political prisoners by Muammar Gaddafi’s government.
  60. 2012 Wednesday: Chinese President Hu Jintao officially receives Egyptian thug-President Mohammad Morsi, who has come to the country to discuss in-depth discussion and cooperation talks—one dictator meeting with another.
  61. 2013 Thursday: The first federal study on the use of sleeping aids used by Americans reports that 8.6 million Americans use such aids to help induce sleep.
  62. 2014 Friday: In Senegal, health authorities report the first case of Ebola virus in a 21-year-old man who met people in neighboring Guinea who had the virus.  Meanwhile, the government of the United Kingdom raises its terror alert to ‘severe’ due to the high number of its citizens flocking to fight on the side of ISIS in both Iraq and in Syria among other theaters facing the same foes.
  63. 2015 Saturday: In Hawaii, NASA puts a six-person team into isolation within a small dome to simulate the conditions of a six-month theoretical trip to the planet, Mars.  The group will have no fresh air or food and will wear spacesuits when exiting the dome.   
  64. 2016 Monday: Off the coast of Sabratha, Italy, the Italian coast guard says that in 40 separate incidents in a single day, they have rescued 6,500 migrants in a single day.
  65. 2017 Tuesday: President Donald J. Trump arrives in Hurricane Harvey-ravaged Texas, to show the government is on the ball.   Meanwhile, monsoon rains are trashing Mumbai, India, causing airports, schools, and other government buildings to close down until further notice.
  66. 2018 Wednesday: U.S. Sen. John McCain was remembered as a “true American hero” at a crowded service at the North Phoenix Baptist Church after a motorcade carried McCain’s body from the state Capitol.  Meanwhile, the government reported that the economy had grown at a 4.2-percent annual rate in the April-June quarter, the best showing in nearly four years, all thanks to President Donald J. Trump.   
  67. 2019 Thursday: In “Science” magazine, an article featuring research into the so-called ‘gay gene,’ the one gays swear exists- especially those claiming to be ‘born that way’ says there is NO single gene accounting for those attracted to members of the same sex.  Now, some claim the ‘attraction’ is as high as 25-percent which most people believe is preposterous.
  68. 2020 Saturday: While President Trump was visiting the Gulf Coast states of Texas and Louisiana in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura- a storm in which at least 14 people died- the father of George Blake celebrates his son by repeatedly calling for calm while doing everything possible to stir up another riot.  Contradictory indeed.  Meanwhile, South Korea reports dramatic increases in new COVID-19 numbers, especially around the capital of Seoul where more than half of the country’s 51 million people lives.  Speaking of the Bat Flu, Berlin police shut down an anti-COVID-19 protest rally demanding an end to the onerous restrictions placed upon the German populace.  Some of the marchers carried American, Russian, and German Reich flags while others wore QANON t-shirts, what liberals claim to be ‘conspiracy theories.’  Elsewhere, reports regarding the costs of all the Antifa- and Black Lives Matter- funded and initiated riots are coming out.  Minneapolis is down in the crapper with more than $500 million while in Bill Di Blasio’s city, they are facing a deficit of $290 million in destroyed buildings, infrastructure, and emergency rescue and police vehicles.  Should have stopped the riots.  Finally, the U.S. FDA okays the expanded use of the drug Remdesivir for use in ALL COVID-19 cases and not just potentially lethal ones.   For those in critical condition due to the Kung Flu, within five days, 65-percent of the patients dramatically improve.  What about hydroxychloroquine?  Cheap and effective!
  69. 2020 Saturday A: Early this morning, police in Portland, Oregon, declared yet another riot after a so-called ‘peaceful protest’ once again erupted into a violent mob shortly after midnight.  These peaceful ‘beatnik types’ tried to trap law enforcement officers inside the police union building and then did everything they could to set it ablaze and murder the people inside.  Folks, there is an answer to this: anyone tossing a Molotov cocktail, you shoot them dead.  This stops this sort of illegal activity in its tracks and puts everyone else on notice as to what you will and what you WON’T accept.  This used to be the way things were done.  Elsewhere, another military mishap occurs as a U.S. Army helicopter crashes into San Clemente Island 70 miles off of Coronado, California, killing two special forces soldiers and wounding several others.  Finally, U.S. Director of National Intelligence ignites a firestorm among House Democrats when he says he ‘will no longer testify in person before the House about Election security.’  He will, however, provide written answers.  Of course, the Dems are angry, they can no longer showboat and act like a bunch of rapscallions as they do any time a member of the Trump administration testifies before them.
  70. 2020 Saturday B: Sadly today, we do not have the stock market or the current COVID-19 statistics due to an attempted Chi-Com attack into our systems that shut us down for nearly three days.  Sorry.
  71. 2021 Sunday: Covid-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole: 217,215,814 confirmed cases, +446,640, 4,515,070 confirmed deaths, +6,813 and 194,122,390 confirmed recoveries, +418,813.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 39,665,515 confirmed cases, UP 48,098 from yesterday’s reporting, 654,689 confirmed deaths, UP 308, [xii] and 30,826,348 confirmed recoveries, UP 14,106.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [xiii]   
  72. 2021 Sunday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 336,001 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.    Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  Currently, Joe is shy 68,107 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  73. 2021 Sunday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,326,698 confirmed cases, 65,758 confirmed deaths, and 2,260,963 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,246,196 confirmed cases, 43,979 confirmed deaths, and 2,334,901 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 62,229 confirmed cases, 589 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 553,487 confirmed cases, 6,569 confirmed deaths, and 244,685 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Maine: they have 75,389 confirmed cases, 930 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries. [xiv]   
  74. 2021 Sunday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,051,609 confirmed cases, 6,989 confirmed deaths, and 966,079 confirmed recoveries.   Let us look at one other country- St. Vincent and the Grenadines, 195th country on the list: 2,331 cases of the virus, 12 confirmed deaths and 2,301 confirmed recoveries. [xv]     
  75. 2021 Sunday D: FRIDAY’S Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 35,455.80, UP 242.68 points (+0.69%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 15,129.50, UP 183.69 points (+1.23%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,509.37, UP 39.37 points (+0.88%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $68.67 per barrel, -0.07 (-0.10%).  The price of GOLD is $1,820.50 per troy oz., +1.00 (+0.05%) while the price of SILVER is $24.03 per troy ounce, -0.03 (-0.13%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,006.60 per troy oz, +0.10 (+0.01%) while the price of COPPER is $4.32 per pound, 0.00 +0.05%). [xvi]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,413.36 per troy oz, +21.96 (+0.92%). [xvii] The price of RHODIUM is $17,400.00 per troy oz., +100.00 (+0.58%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $770,000.00 per troy oz., -5,000.00 (-0.65%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,653.00 per USD/T, +32.25 (+1.23%).  [xviii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000021.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.47 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.20.     In Vietnamese Dong, one greenback equals 22,790.00 and in West African CFA Franc, a buck equal 553.75 and in Yemeni Rial, one dollar equals 249.95 of theirs. [xix]        
  76. 2021 Sunday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have risen to $4.397 per gallon, $2.945 in Florida, $4.071 in Hawaii, and $3.899 in Washington state. [xx]    Let us look at one other location- Virginia: $2.958.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Luxembourg: $5.869 per U.S. Gallon.[xxi]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,700,086,456,566 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xxii]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Germany, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Bermuda with $73 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  77. 2021 Sunday F: Foreign News-Overseas News I– Growing unrest over harsh COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions in France and Germany has led to growing protests across the two countries.  Meanwhile, Iranian-backed Houthi rebels score a big victory when a missile slams into a Saudi-Yemeni military base in Yemen sending 30 or more unprepared people to meet with Allah sooner than anticipated.  Others were left wounded in varying degrees.  (Note- time to begin dropping neutron bombs on these Houthi vermin and their Iranian overlords).
  78. 2021 Sunday G: Weather News I– On the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s landfall along the Louisiana coast, Hurricane Ida slammed into the Mississippi-Louisiana coastlines today with at least one death.  The power tower that sends electricity to the city of New Orleans collapsed into the Mississippi River slashing power to 1.2 million homes and businesses.
  79. 2021 Sunday H: Milestones and Personal Interest Stories– One of the all-time great rock drummers, Ron Bushy of Iron Butterfly, died at age 79 in Santa Monica, California, following a lengthy battle with esophageal cancer.  That’s the second drummer in as many weeks.  Ron is joining Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones.  God bless you guys.
  80. 2022 Monday: Friends, I don’t drink as much Kool-Aid as some of my colleagues do so we will do our best to keep things moving ahead without so much bombast.   You know what I am saying, we no talk stink about Democrats being evil and President Biden being a senile bonehead.  That is not my style nor will it be.  Besides, the prospect of Donald Trump going to prison is giving me chicken skin up and down my arms.  We shall keep abreast of current events to the best of our abilities, but the majority of this year’s news will appear NEXT year.  We want to maintain a good relationship with governmental entities snooping on us.  Chef Itzi Nakamura.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0936 a 20” x 24” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Palo Verde Sunshine.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

Brian Wilson’s next studio album- “No Pier Pressure”- came out on April 07, 2015, and featured the gifted composer-singer-songwriter-musician working once again with a vast variety of musical accompaniment.  The album features new and original material so one can see that it’s an eclectic album that all fans of Mr. Wilson will love forever.  As always, he has superb musicians joining him which makes this yet another amazing musical endeavor by this global musical treasure.  Seek it out at your favorite site for the best in music- you will be glad you did.

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[i] We promoted the music of both Koss and Back Street Crawler when we did the previous batch of famed British bands.

[ii] We began promoting the music of both Procol Harum and Robin Trower along with Gary Brooker beginning on Monday, 16-March-2015 through Sunday, 31-May-2015.  We hope you will seek them out and consider adding them to your growing music collection.

[iii] We began promoting the music of the Velvet Underground starting on Tuesday, 18-March-2014 through Wednesday, 09-April-2014.  At the time we promoted this famous New York City rock band, we failed to share the music of the man himself, Lou Reed.  We hope to rectify that mistake when we return to promoting American bands again.  Thank you for your patience.

[iv] See footnote ii.

[v] When we promoted the music of It’s a Beautiful Day beginning on Thursday, 25-August-2011 through Monday, 29-August-2011 and a second round on Tuesday, 04-February-2014 through Wednesday, 05-February-2014, we should have promoted the music of Pablo Cruise, too, due to their being interconnected.  We certainly will one day.  Ah, well, please seek IABD out and consider adding them to your collection.

[vi] We expect to present the music of the Jackson Five and Michael Jackson sometime in 2025-2026 so please stay tuned for future developments.

[vii] 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.

[viii] We look forward to promoting the music of Roy Orbison when we do other classic rockers such as Buddy Holly, the Everly Brothers, and others of that ilk.

[ix] See footnote vii.

[x] Many of the Yippies are the parents of the Antifa and Black Lives Matter trash running rampant in America’s streets in 2020.  Time to tune up their kids- NOW.

[xi] 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.  The album, “Abracadabra,” which features the cut appeared on Tuesday, 09-August-2011.

[xii] Bing seems to be covering numbers up for the Biden administration so here is where we have gone now: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[xiii] Here is the link: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[xiv] See United States COVID: 33,033,385 Cases and 589,110 Deaths – Worldometer (worldometers.info)..

[xv] We obtain our statistics for the coronavirus from: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[xvi] Commodities – Oil, Silver and Gold Prices – CNN Business– see this site for daily commodity information.

[xvii] Palladium PRICE Today | Palladium Spot Price Chart | Live Price of Palladium per Ounce | Markets Insider (businessinsider.com) See this site for daily trading in palladium.

[xviii] Commodities Prices – Spot – Futures (tradingeconomics.com) See this site for much of the economic information cobbled together at this blog.

[xix] (1) Currency Converter – Bing See this site for currency conversions.

[xx] AAA Gas Prices– See this site for nationwide daily gasoline averages.

[xxi] Please see the following site for information on global gas prices: Gasoline prices around the world, 26-Apr-2021 | GlobalPetrolPrices.com

[xxii] U.S. National Debt Clock : Real Time (usdebtclock.org) See this site for the U.S. National Debt Clock.

226. TODAY IN HISTORY—SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2022

Friends, it was akin to a lightbulb exploding above my head: the Democrats are NOT bringing millions of illegal alien military-aged males into the United States to affect the vote (maybe in years to come) but to rise up in January 2025 and to then launch an insurrection across our country. The Dems- I used to be one until I AWOKE- KNOW that President Donald J. Trump is going to return to office along with a continuing tidal wave of Republicans…

AND KEEP HER THAT WAY!

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226. TODAY IN HISTORY—SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2022:

National Navajo Code-Talkers Day (Arizona)

U.S. Treasury Secretary Robert B. Andersen; U.S. Secretary of War Peter Buell Porter; Senator Bill Hagerty; Reichsminister of Foreign Affairs Konstantin Von Neurath; Blood, Sweat & Tears featuring Bobby Doyle, Blue Öyster Cult featuring Allen Lanier, the Byrds featuring David Crosby, Chicago featuring Keith Howland, Crosby-Stills-Nash-&-Young featuring Stephen Stills, Sly and the Family Stone featuring Larry Graham, Jr., the Steve Miller Band featuring Ben Sidran, and UFO featuring Pete Way:

  1. 554 Wednesday: Ravenna becomes the seat of government for the Byzantine Empire in Italy.
  2. 897 Wednesday: The reign of the 113th Roman Catholic Pope Stephen VI ends on this date.  He first became the Vicar of Christ on May 22, 896.  His successor- the 114th Roman Catholic Pope Romanus began today.  He would continue the work of his predecessor until November 12, 897.
  3. 1281 Thursday: Kublai Khan’s invasion fleet of the Japanese Islands disappears in a typhoon.  This would give rise to the ‘Divine Wind,’ i.e., Kamikaze, that the Imperial Japanese would label their suicide aircraft during World War II.  During the battles for Iwo Jima and Okinawa, the Kamikaze would reap a horrible toll on Allied warships and transports.
  4. 1498 Sunday: Christopher Columbus lands at the mouth of the Orinoco River in Venezuela.
  5. 1742 Wednesday: In Cesena, Emilia-Romagna, Papal States, future 251st Roman Catholic Pope Pius VII is born Count Barnaba Niccolò Maria Luigi Chiaramonte. He would pontiff on March 14, 1800 and would serve until August 20, 1823.
  6. 1762 Saturday: An English fleet occupies Havana, Cuba.
  7. 1773 Saturday: In Salisbury, CT, future 12th U.S. Secretary of War Peter Buell Porter is born.  A Democratic-Republican, then a National Republican, and then a Whig, he served under President John Quincy Adams from May 23, 1828, to March 09, 1829.
  8. 1805 Wednesday: Aboard the USS Constitution, signatories sign a peace treaty between the U.S. and the Muslim overlords of Tunis.
  9. 1842 Sunday: The Seminole War ends; the Native Americans undergo transport from Florida to west of the Mississippi River.  The fifth of the so-called ‘Five Civilized Tribes’- the Cherokee, the Creek, the Chickasaw, the Choctaw, and the Seminoles- lost the fight to maintain their lands and were sent west of the Mississippi to reside with the other four tribes.
  10. 1848 Monday: The U.S. Congress created the Oregon Territory on this date.
  11. 1862 Thursday: President Abraham Lincoln receives first group of blacks to confer with an American president at the White House.
  12. 1873 Thursday: The magazine, “Field and Stream” begins publication.
  13. 1880 Saturday: The Cologne Cathedral in Cologne, Germany, underwent completion after 632 years of construction.
  14. 1888 Tuesday: Oliver B. Shallenberger received a patent for the electric meter.
  15. 1896 Friday: Prospectors discovered gold in Canada’s Yukon Territory.  Within the next year, more than 30,000 people flooded the territory to search for gold.
  16. 1900 Tuesday: Two-thousand U.S. Marines and other European troops land near Beijing, China, to put an end to the Boxer Rebellion. Mobs of howling Chinese attempted to thwart the advance of the relief forces, but the Europeans, Americans, and Japanese sent them shrieking for cover. The rebellion was a failed attempt by the Chinese to drive all foreigners out of their country.
  17. 1903 Friday: In the 10th round of a scheduled 20-round heavyweight championship title fight, James J. Jeffries scores a TKO on opponent, “Gentleman” Jim Corbett.  Besides retaining the heavyweight boxing title of the world, Jeffries record went to 18-0-2 while that of Corbett went to 23-4-5 and drove him into retirement.  
  18. 1908 Friday: A race riot erupted in Springfield, Illinois, as a white mob began setting black-owned homes and businesses on fire; at least two blacks and five whites lost their lives in the violence.
  19. 1912 Wednesday: 2,500 U.S. Marines invade Nicaragua and remain there until 1925.
  20. 1917 Tuesday: China declares war on both Germany and Austro-Hungary during World War I.
  21. 1919 Thursday: About 1 million tons of ice and rock broke off a glacier near Mont Blanc, France, killing nine people in the incident.
  22. 1935 Wednesday: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law.  The act created unemployment insurance and pension plans for the elderly.
  23. 1937 Saturday: The government of China declares war on neighboring Japan who has invaded their country after running amok in Manchuria.
  24. 1939 Monday: In Houston, Texas, future member of the horn-dominated pop-rock-jazz band, Blood, Sweat & Tears- Bobby Doyle- is born.  In 1972, Doyle would provide piano for the group.
  25. 1941 Thursday: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill issued the Atlantic Charter, a statement of principles that renounced aggression.  It did nothing to prevent the United States from entering the war.  Elsewhere, David Crosby of the Byrds[i] and Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young[ii] fame was born on this date in Los Angeles, California.   Meanwhile, the U.S. Congress appropriated $83 million to build the Pentagon.
  26. 1943 Saturday: Future keyboardist with the original Steve Miller Band[iii]—Ben Sidran—is born on this date in Chicago, Illinois.
  27.  1945 Tuesday: U.S. President Harry S. Truman announces V-J Day as the Empire of Japan surrenders unconditionally to end World War II.
  28. 1946 Wednesday: Future rock bassist with the soul-rock-funk-jazz band, Sly and the Family Stone[iv]—Larry Graham Jr.—is born on this date in Beaumont, Texas.
  29. 1947 Thursday: Pakistan became independent of British rule.
  30. 1948 Saturday: The Summer Olympics in London ended; it was the first Olympic Games held since 1936- the ones held in Nazi Germany.
  31. 1953 Friday: Someone invented the whiffle ball on this date.
  32. 1956 Tuesday: One of the few Nazi bigwigs to survive World War II- Reichsminister of Foreign Affairs Konstantin Von Neurath- died on this date.
  33. 1958 Thursday: The Canadian Football League plays its first game: Winnipeg 29, Edmonton 21.
  34. 1959 Friday: In Gallatin, Tennessee, future Senator Bill Hagerty is born.  A future Republican, he would enter the world’s greatest deliberative body on January 03, 2021, representing his home state.  Elsewhere, organizers held the first meeting to create the American Football League on this date. 
  35. 1962 Tuesday: Thugs assault a U.S. Postal Service truck making its rounds in Plymouth, Massachusetts, robbing it of more than $1.5 million.
  36. 1964 Friday: Future rock guitarist with the band, Chicago[v] from 1996-present—Keith Howland—is born on this date in Silver Springs, Maryland.
  37. 1969 Thursday: British troops went to Northern Ireland to intervene in sectarian violence between Protestants and Catholics.
  38. 1970 Friday: Stephen Stills of Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young[vi] undergo arrest for drug possession.
  39. 1973 Tuesday: U.S. bombing of Cambodia came to a halt, which denotes the official end to 12 years of combat in Indochina by the United States.
  40. 1980 Thursday: At the Democratic National Convention in New York City, President Jimmy Carter and Vice President Walter Mondale won renomination for second terms.  Elsewhere, workers went on strike at Lenin Shipyard in Gdansk, Poland, in a job action that resulted in creation of the Solidarity labor movement.  Elsewhere, actress-model Dorothy Stratton’s estranged husband and manager, Paul Snider shot the 20-year-old to death and then killed himself.  Finally, founding members incorporated People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) on this date.
  41. 1986 Thursday: U.S. officials announced that a U.S. Drug Enforcement agent suffered abduction and that Mexican police interrogated and tortured him.
  42. 1987 Friday: Mark McGwire of the Oakland Athletics set the record for major league home runs by a rookie when he connected for his 49th home run of the season.
  43. 1989 Monday: In New York City, N.Y., the former 56th U.S. Treasury Secretary Robert B. Andersen died at age 79.  A Republican, he served under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from July 29, 1957, to January 20, 1961.
  44. 1992 Friday: The United States—for some strange reason—announced that it was going to begin emergency airlifts of food to Somalia.  The government announced it was going to do this to stop the prospect of mass starvation, something that would lead to the deplorable “Black Hawk Down” situation under the command of President Bill Clinton.  Even worse, it would open the doors to bring Somali ‘refugees’ like the little POS Ilhan Omar whom we would love to send back to her country of her origin.
  45. 1994 Sunday: French agents in the Sudan captured Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, the terrorist known as Carlos the Jackal.
  46. 1997 Thursday: A federal judge sentenced an unrepentant Timothy McVeigh to death for the Oklahoma City bombing.
  47. 2000 Monday: Two onboard torpedoes explode aboard the Russian submarine, the Kursk, which eventually kill all onboard it despite a rescue operation in the Barents Sea.
  48. 2003 Thursday: A huge blackout hit the northeastern United States and part of Canada; fifty million people lost power.  Unexplained to this date, many think it was a hack from Vladimir Putin’s Russia, communist China, or North Korea, possibly Iran.
  49. 2008 Thursday: President George W. Bush signed consumer-safety legislation that banned lead from children’s toys, imposing the toughest standard in the world.
  50. 2013 Wednesday: South and North Korea agree to reopen the jointly operated Kaesong Industrial Region.  Elsewhere, in New York City, Allen Lanier—founding member of the Boston rock band, Blue Öyster Cult[vii] (1967-1985 / 1987-2007 / 2012)—died from the complications of COPD on this date; he was 67 years old.
  51. 2014 Thursday: Former Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri Kamal al-Maliki has agreed to stop challenging Haider al-Abadi as the new Prime Minister; President Fuad Masum selected al-Abadi for the position earlier this week.
  52. 2015 Friday: According to Brainy History, the Greek parliament approves a euro bailout package that contains conditions rejected by voters during an earlier referendum; failed confidence in Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras by his Syriza party may now oblige him to call new elections.
  53. 2016 Sunday: At the Rio De Janeiro Summer Olympics, Jamaica’s Usain Bolt- the famed sprinter- wins the gold medal in the 100-meter sprint in 9.81- which makes him unique among his fellows as the first sprinter to win the medal in the event three times.
  54. 2017 Monday: Under pressure from right and left, President Donald J. Trump- once againcondemned white supremist groups by names, declaring them to be “repugnant to everything that we hold dear as Americans.”  The CEO of Merck, the nation’s third-largest pharmaceutical company, resigned from a federal advisory council, citing Trump’s failure to explicitly condemn white nationalists who marched in Charlottesville, Va.  Kenneth Frazier was one of the few African Americans (does it matter what flipping color a CEO is?) to head a Fortune 500 company.  In addition to this prick abandoning the president under false pretenses and fake news, so, too, did the CEOs of Intel and Under Armor who also resigned from the American Manufacturing Council later in the day.  What a bunch of fricking pussies.  
  55. 2018 Tuesday: According to the United Nations, things have been so bad in the South American Marxist state of Venezuela that more than 2.3 million people have fled the crap-hole country.  While it is great that someone has reported this, when is the United Nations going to do what the victors of World War II created it to do, to topple failed nation states and liberate people?  WTF!  Elsewhere, in Genoa, Italy, the Morandi Bridge collapses which causes the deaths of at least forty-three people as thirty or so cars traversing it plunge into the Polcevera Valley which includes a river, a railway terminal, and other physical landmarks.  The disaster also causes six hundred people to become homeless.  At least when Benito Mussolini ran Italy, the trains ran on time and the bridges did not collapse- unless they were under a rain of Allied bombs.  C’est la vie!
  56. 2019 Wednesday: In Stockholm, Sweden, American rapper ASAP Rocky receives a suspended sentence for being found guilty of assault on a Swedish citizen.  Meanwhile, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan blasts the government of India for having placed the Indian-controlled region of Kashmir under lockdown following violence caused by…you guessed it…Pakistani Muslims.
  57. 2020 Friday:  California Assemblyman Rob Bonta, D-CA 18th Assembly District, proposes a NEW taxation law on the state’s ultra-wealthy that ‘will raise $7.5 billion for the state’s general fund, will drive the top tax rate from 13.5% to 16.8%.  Supposedly, it would affect only those with wealth over $30 million and if the wealthy leave the state and take their money with them, they will STILL have to pay taxes to California on their money for up to 10 years.  Assemblyman Bonta swears it will affect only 30,400 California residents but once those people move out of the state before the law- if passed and takes effect- and take their money with them, who will the new taxation rate hit next?   Vote this POS out of office in November.  Meanwhile, former FBI lawyer Kevin Clinesmith who worked with James Comey and others in the coup to remove Donald Trump from office becomes the first member of the far-leftist cabal to plead guilty in federal court for having lied and for falsifying evidence.  He altered emails saying Carter Page was NOT a CIA source when he WAS a CIA source every time, he gave speeches in Russia.  Let us hope Mr. Clinesmith becomes the first of many facing prison time.  He is another POS.  
  58. 2020 Friday A: President Trump says he is prepared to cut stimulus checks to American families of up to $3,400 per family of four if ONLY the Democrats would come to the table and help him.  Meanwhile, polling shows “Pro-China Joe” Biden and his VP nominee Kamala Harris leading the Trump-Pence team by 8 to 10 points depending upon where one looks.  Speaking of “Pro-China (or Groping) Joe” Biden, he says ‘Trump has done nothing to staunch the spread of the Chinese Virus, that he would order U.S. industry to produce more PPE gear and would require ALL Americans to wear masks for the next three months whether within or without their homes. 
  59. 2020 Friday B: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole- here are today’s Chi-Com Virus Statistics for the globe: 21,036,943 confirmed cases, UP by 412,627 cases, 761,926 confirmed deaths, UP by 12,505 deaths, and 13,048,978 confirmed recoveries, UP by 217,174 recoveries.  Here are the numbers for the United States: 5,353,608 confirmed cases, UP by 29,006 new cases, 169,634 confirmed deaths, UP by 704 new deaths, and 2,698,129 confirmed recoveries, UP by 18,435 new recoveries.  (The number of recoveries would be even greater if Blue State governors would report them).
  60. 2020 Friday C: COVID-19 Statistics in the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day employs chef-authors, California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the stats, Golden State first: 601,075 confirmed cases, UP 7,934 cases, 10,996 confirmed deaths, UP by 188, but as is the norm, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the stats for the Aloha State: 4,312 confirmed cases, UP by 0(according to yesterday) forty confirmed deaths, UP by zero, and 1,716 confirmed recoveries, UP by 0- NO NEW NUMBERS.  Finally, in the Ever-Red, uh, we mean, the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 65,339 confirmed cases, UP by 833, 1,653 confirmed deaths, UP by twenty-nine, but like California, the slope-headed governor, Jay Inslee, will not share the number of confirmed recoveries.  Shame on these flipping Democrats.  THE NUMBERS REMAIN THE SAME FOR WASHINGTON, TOO, NO REPORTING OF NEW NUMBERS.
  61. 2020 Friday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 27,931.02, UP 34.30 points (+0.12%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,019.30, DOWN 23.20 points (-0.21%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,372.85, DOWN 0.58 points (-0.017%).  Price of GOLD: $1,953.70 per troy oz., +3.90 (+0.20%) Here is the price of SILVER: $26.54 per troy oz., +0.456 (+1.75%).  Price of PLATINUM: $960.80 per troy oz., +1.70 (+0.18%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $2.86 per #, +0.0045 (+0.16%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $42.23, +0.22 (+0.52%).  Today, one dollar U.S. = 6.95 PRC yuan while one dollar U.S. = 0.84 euros.
  62. 2020 Friday E: The U.S. Department of Defense announces it is going to establish a task force to investigate the numerous UFO sightings that have been ongoing around the world.  Although investigators have studied the phenomena before- aka Project Blue Book with dubious answers- it seems much more important now as hundreds of millions of people around the world have seen unidentified aerial vehicles as well as unidentified submerged vehicles.  It is extremely important that the American people and the world understand if we are in danger from these otherworldly vehicles.  Go for it!   Speaking of UFO [viii], bassist Pete Way of the British rock band died at age 69 from complications from an accident.
  63. 2020 Friday F: A federal appeals court rules that California’s restrictions on large-capacity magazines are unconstitutional which is amazing as all of us who own firearms never handed them over anyway and if anything went out and bought more of them so we would have them on hand when or if that drooling moron Beto O’Rourke comes calling for them.  Watch out, boy!  Elsewhere, Hezbollah thug leader Hassan Nasrallah suggests that Lebanon and ONLY Lebanon should investigate the massive blast that devastated Beirut on August 04 which is silly as everyone believes the Hezbollah morons are the ones who blew the city’s port up when mountains of ammonium nitrate exploded, killing more than 180 people, vaporizing numerous others, and wounding nearly 4,000 people.  If anything, the Lebanese people should string this murderous POS up as he is now trying to blame Israel for his and his followers’ stupidity.  Meanwhile, Iran- another culprit in this mishap- says it will restore Beirut’s power free of charge.  Allowing them to do it is akin to the chickens inviting the wolf into the hen house.
  64. 2021 Saturday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole- 207,523,242 confirmed cases, +566,314, 4,367,066 confirmed deaths, +8,828 and 186,015,838 confirmed recoveries, +440,328.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 37,435,835 confirmed cases, UP 71,135 from yesterday’s reporting, 637,439 confirmed deaths, UP 278, [ix] and 30,144,609 confirmed recoveries, UP 14,517.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [x]  
  65. 2021 Saturday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 318,682 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.    Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  Currently, Joe is shy 85,396 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  66. 2021 Saturday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,124,808 confirmed cases, 64,644 confirmed deaths, and 2,188,791 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,925,074 confirmed cases, 40,584 confirmed deaths, and 2,312,488 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 50,355 confirmed cases, 548 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 508,842 confirmed cases, 6,289 confirmed deaths, and 238,596 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Nevada: they have 371,126 confirmed cases, 6,160 confirmed deaths, and 325,218 confirmed recoveries. [xi]    
  67. 2021 Saturday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day- now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 934,896 confirmed cases, 6,622 confirmed deaths, and 879,873 confirmed recoveries.   Let us look at one other country- San Marino, 179th country on the list: 5,194 cases of the virus, 90 confirmed deaths and 5,029 confirmed recoveries. [xii]     
  68. 2021 Saturday D: FRIDAY’S Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 35,515.38, UP 15.58 points (+0.044%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,822.90, UP 6.64 points (+0.045%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,468.00, UP 7.17 points (+0.16%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $68.03 per barrel, -0.41 (-0.60%).  The price of GOLD is $1,781.50 per troy oz., +3.30 (+0.19%) while the price of SILVER is $23.74 per troy ounce, -0.04 (-0.16%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,025.90 per troy oz, -0.10 (-0.01%) while the price of COPPER is $4.36 per pound, -0.03 (-0.72%). [xiii]   The price of PALLADIUM is $2,649.58 per troy oz, +25.29 (+0.96%). [xiv] The price of RHODIUM is $19,000.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $780,000.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,610.25 per troy oz., +35.79 (+1.39%).  [xv]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000021.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.48 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.86.     In Panamanian Balboa, one greenback equals 1.00 and in Papuan New Guinean Kina, a buck equal 3.51 and in Paraguayan Guarani, one dollar equals 6,922.46 of theirs. [xvi]        
  69. 2021 Saturday E: U.S. National Debt AND Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have risen to $4.404 per gallon, $3.015 in Florida, $4.090 in Hawaii, and $3.893 in Washington state. [xvii]    Let us look at one other location- New Hampshire: $3.005.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Albania: $5.314 per U.S. Gallon.[xviii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,641,726,427,507 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xix]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Switzerland, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Belgium with $253 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  70. 2021 Saturday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Trumpets please- today is Day No. 144 for the ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be in this position of extreme importance.  It is also Day No. 50 since her singular visit to the slowest section along the southern border.  Not being critical, just pointing it out for the readers.  Speaking of the ‘Border Czar,’ RNC Chairperson Ronna McDaniel says that ‘Kooky Kamala’ has ‘done nothing to address the border crisis in weeks.’  Although ‘Kooky’ is not doing her job, California gubernatorial candidate Caitlyn Jenner visited the southern border.  
  71. 2021 Saturday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe II– One America News shared the updated figures for the illegal alien invasion along the southern border.  First, here is the cost of caring for this riffraff for just this day: 693,442,560.  Next, here is the cost of caring for the invaders at this point in the year: $247,268,851,712.  Can you imagine all this money being spent to bring about one-world government run by the likes of communist countries?  Horrifying.  Third, here are the numbers of illegals who have poured across the border just this year: 2,534,307.  Fourth and final, here is the LOW ESTIMATE for the illegals hiding in the country: 36,534,307.  (Sources for One America News Illegal Alien Numbers: Center for Immigration Studies, Department of Homeland Security, Federation for American Immigration Reform, Institute for Defense Analyses, Yale, and MIT).  (Note- if you have been reading our work for any time now, you know that back when we created the American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day in 2009, we said THEN the numbers of illegals in the country stood at 35-50 million whereas now, we believe the numbers are closer to 75-100 million.  Not good).
  72. 2021 Saturday H: Illegal Aliens-Invaders-and-‘Refugees’ News– Here are some more stats for the border crisis regarding numbers for the year 2021 so far.  First, 888,454 single adults have crossed the border, most of them young males of military age (see the original “Red Dawn” movie starring Patrick Swayze (1984), not the PC 2012 remake if you want to know what damage a tidal wave of illegal aliens could do).  Next, here is the number for family units who have crossed the southern border this year: 328,121.  Moving on, here are the numbers for unaccompanied children and single minors who have crossed in 2021: 113,791.  Here are the numbers for unaccompanied minors for the past four Julys: 2018: 4,406.  2019: 5,846.  2020: 2,509.  2021: 18,962.  Finally, a federal judge has ordered the Biden regime to revive- immediately- President Donald J. Trump’s ‘remain in Mexico policy’ for all illegal aliens.    
  73. 2021 Saturday I: Foreign News-Overseas News I– As the Biden regime continues trying to rush American troops BACK into Afghanistan so we can pull them out yet again, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-CA 23rd congressional district, is blasting the Antitrump for the hurried evacuation of Afghanistan, leaving it in the mess that it is, and now for going back into the maelstrom.  The United Kingdom is pulling out its embassy staff as we speak.  Rep. Michael Waltz, R-FL 6th congressional district says that Joe Biden’s bumbling is going to lead to a ‘resurgence of al-Qaida.’ Speaking of the war in Afghanistan, here are some stats.  Cost of the war: 2.26 trillion dollars.  Next, cost in U.S. lives: 2,442 and 20,666 wounded.  Afghan dead at or around 241,000 and wounded at or around 1,271,000.  As Taliban forces continue investing around the perimeter of Kabul, the Afghan president is appealing to the global community for help.
  74. 2021 Saturday J: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– Newsmax reported today that following the highly unwise 60th birthday bash for the 44th president at his multimillion-dollar mansion on Martha’s Vineyard last week, the island is seeing a huge spike in Wuhan Virus cases.  Wow.  Barack Hussein Obama is a super-spreader.
  75. 2021 Saturday K: Health and Medical Alerts– “America’s Governor” Ron DeSantis, R-FL, has announced the creation of a rapid response team to expand monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 for all Floridians.  Elsewhere, first responders in Hawaii are suing the state over its onerous vaccine policies for all first responders and medical personnel.  In other Chi-Vi-related news, Democrats are floating yet another ‘stick’ in the war to get everyone to undergo the ‘jab’ so they can rake in the big bucks: unvaccinated employees are going to have to pay more for their health insurance, yet another tax slapped on the American people.  Here is another one: in California, they are saying that smoke from the wildfires is going to drive up cases of the Xi Jinping Bat Flu as well as deaths.  What will they think of next?
  76. 2021 Saturday L: Joe Biden News I– Everyone should remember that while the Antitrump was campaigning for president, he promised the world that his administration would be the most transparent in the history of the presidency.  Some members of the Fake News Media are asking ‘WHY’ they cannot see the visitor logs for Joe Biden’s home in Delaware?  He goes there frequently to get his ‘Manchurian Candidate-like mental tune-ups’ so reporters want to know who is visiting him there.  Chi-Coms?  We do not know.  Russians?  Possibly.  Ukrainians?  Highly possible yet flipping Joe Biden will not release the visitor logs and this is the most transparent administration in the history of presidential politics.
  77. 2021 Saturday M: Political News I– Disheveled, nonagenarian House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi, DS-CA 12th congressional district, has extended the proxy voting to October 2021.  Next, a bipartisan group of U.S. senators is asking U.S. Treasury to investigate JBS- the meat-packing conglomerate- for corruption and criminal practices.  Next, a federal judge tosses the lawsuit against FOX News Channel that disgraced POS attorney Michael Avenatti launched against them.
  78. 2021 Saturday N: Political News II– In other political news of the day, former Republican governor of New York George Pataki says that ‘New York is corrupted by arrogance of power.’  In other news, famed legal scholar and professor Dr. Alan Dershowitz says that ‘IF Attorney General Leticia James runs for governor, she is going to face loads of ethics woes.’
  79. 2021 Saturday O: Business News– Dodge is recalling 263,000 Ram trucks because of airbag problems.  The auto maker will fix the problems at no charge to the customers.
  80. 2021 Saturday P: Crime and Punishment News-Law Enforcement News I– After trashing the entertainer’s life, attorneys for Bill Cosby announce that they plan on FULLY VINDICATING him via a civil lawsuit.
  81. 2021 Saturday Q: California State News– Sacramento says that Pacific Gas & Electric- PG&E- will NOT face charges for the Woolsey Fire of 2018.  The entity who should face charges for all California wildfires is the Democrat-run state government.  They abrogate their duty at maintaining the forests properly just as they fail to maintain and/or create new water infrastructure.  Every wildfire in the state rests solely upon the shoulders of the California Democratic Party.  Speaking of wildfires, the largest wildfire in the history of the state- the Dixie Fire- continues to rage across northern California.  God, please send some rain!  In other Golden State news, gubernatorial candidate Larry Elder says that IF he wins election, he is going to repeal all mask and vaccine mandates before breakfast.  Fellow gubernatorial candidate Caitlyn Jenner says that IF she wins the governor’s mansion, she will use state money to complete the California portion of the border wall.
  82. 2021 Saturday R: California Lottery Results-Super Lotto and Powerball Draws– First, here are the results for Super Lotto Draw #3586 what with a $8 million jackpot on the line for some lucky winner. Here are the numbers: 02, 13, 17, 19, 21, and Mega 12.  Out of 97,445 winning tickets, the highest winner was ONE person who had FIVE numbers but NO Mega for a prize of $32,171.  The winning ticket was sold at ARCO AM/PM in Cathedral City, CA 92234. Next, here are the results for the Powerball Draw #872 with a jackpot of $258 million up for grabs: 06, 21, 49, 65, 67, and Powerball 18.  Out of 97,651 winning tickets in California, the highest winner was ONE person who had FOUR numbers plus the Powerball for a prize of $53,536.
  83. 2021 Saturday S: The Wrap-Up– Here are the stock prices for the BIG FOUR PHARMA companies cranking out vaccines for Uncle Sam: (1) Pfizer: $48.48.  (2) Johnson & Johnson: $176.25.  (3) BioNTech: $377.32.  (4) Moderna: $389.78.  To achieve Zen in understanding WHY global leaders are pushing vaccines on their people, follow the money.  Every country partnering with a vaccine manufacturer means the country’s leaders invest heavily in the stock of said companies.  Just like companies producing weapons, politicians invest heavily in those companies, too, as the market for their products NEVER disappears. [xx]  The wonderful thing about vaccines, is that they can try to force them on everyone which means more money in their pockets.  What a flipping swindle, and the world needs to wake up to the danger facing it when the ‘sophisticate folks’- like those at Barack’s birthday party- think they can guide us into being subservient slaves.  (Note- you can take it a step further- did the various world leaders conspire with the Chi-Coms to release the virus so that they could amass heretofore unseen amounts of wealth while crushing problems in each country?  The Chi-Coms and the Dems were able to get Donald Trump out of the White House.  The Chi-Coms were able to crush the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong.  Britain has been able to secure more power as has Canada, France, Australia, look at what these people are doing.  Let us listen to Rand Paul: they cannot arrest all of us which means the people of the world must demonstrate to their leaders that they are not going to lie down and take it.  Let us get Donald Trump back in the White House.  NOW.  (Beware the military-industrial-pharmaceutical-political complex).
  84. 2022 Sunday: Friends, it was akin to a lightbulb exploding above my head: the Democrats are NOT bringing millions of illegal alien military-aged males into the United States to affect the vote (maybe in years to come) but to rise up in January 2025 and to then launch an insurrection across our country.  The Dems- I used to be one until I AWOKE- KNOW that President Donald J. Trump is going to return to office along with a continuing tidal wave of Republicans and to cause him as much havoc as they can by setting our nation ablaze.  Think about it: remember when all those ‘spontaneous marches and demonstrations’ began following the election of 2016?  Everyone thought at the time- me included- that they were a ‘grassroots response’ to golden girl, Hillary Rodham Clinton going down in flames.  Watching our country burst asunder in the summer of 2020 over a few minor police interactions with minorities and how the left just showed up with everything ready to go and burned down half of the country was the eye-opening event.  The Dems will DESTROY our nation any way they can because they hate it when people rise up and throw them out of office just as the Deep State despises losing its slimy grip on power.  Friends, this is EVIL which is why I encourage everyone to go to gun shows across the nation and to buy firearms and ammo for the dark days to come.  We are going to send these illegal aliens packing back across the border where hopefully, they will topple the corrupt government down there.  It couldn’t happen to more deserving people.  The Democratic Party is like a cancer on one’s testicles– gnarly.  Chef Fritz Schlependrecht.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0922 a 20” x 24” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Saguaro Sunset.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

The Beach Boys went on the road to celebrate their 50th anniversary in 2012 and then released a glorious live album to commemorate the celebration.  “Live- the 50th Anniversary Tour” came out on May 21, 2013, and featured the reconfigured band- Brian Wilson (vocals, keyboards, guitars, bass), Mike Love (vocals, percussion), Alan Jardine (guitars, vocals), Bruce Johnston (vocals, keyboards, bass), David Marks (lead guitar, vocals), as well as a pair of archival recordings included in the shows, one featuring Dennis Wilson and the other, Carl Wilson, on “Forever” and “God Only Knows” respectively.  The band was supported by their touring members and given the fact that the tour was 50 years on from their seminal beginnings, the album seethes with energy.  We hope you will seek this album out by visiting your favorite site for the absolute best in music- heck, you might even find it at your local library as several of us did- can’t hurt to save a few bucks, now can it?  Ah, well, seek it out and add it to your collection- you will be glad you did.

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[i] We offered the music of the Byrds beginning on Monday, 16-January-2012 and concluded the presentation on Friday, 17-February-2012.  Sadly, we were shortsighted at the time that we did not present the various members’ solo projects but one day, we hope to rectify that error.

[ii] When we promoted the music of the Byrds and then Buffalo Springfield, had we been more perceptive at the time as to how we would combined integrated musical groups and performers, we should have done the music of Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young, as well as each artist’s solo catalog as well as that of the various members of the Byrds.  We look forward to correcting that mistake at some point in the next 3-5 years so please remain alert for that day.  You will be glad you did.

[iii] 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.

[iv] We hope to present the music of Sly & the Family Stone within the next decade or so.  Please stay tuned for further information.

[v] We will present the music of Chicago- and its various members’ solo careers- sometime in 2030 so we hope you will remain with us until then.

[vi] See earlier footnote.

[vii] We are not sure when we will begin offering the music of Blue Öyster Cult but expect it will be sometime in 2025-2026 so please stay tuned.

[viii] We began promoting the music of the legendary British rock band UFO as well as its various side projects including music by the Michael Schenker Group, Phil Mogg, Pete Way, Waysted, and a few other iterations of the group beginning on Monday, January 11, 2021, through Sunday, May 02, 2021, at the AICPENDBLOG.COM.

[ix] Bing seems to be covering numbers up for the Biden administration so here is where we have gone now: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[x] Here is the link: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[xi] See United States COVID: 33,033,385 Cases and 589,110 Deaths – Worldometer (worldometers.info)..

[xii] We obtain our statistics for the coronavirus from: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[xiii] Commodities – Oil, Silver and Gold Prices – CNN Business– see this site for daily commodity information.

[xiv] Palladium PRICE Today | Palladium Spot Price Chart | Live Price of Palladium per Ounce | Markets Insider (businessinsider.com) See this site for daily trading in palladium.

[xv] Commodities Prices – Spot – Futures (tradingeconomics.com) See this site for much of the economic information cobbled together at this blog.

[xvi] (1) Currency Converter – Bing See this site for currency conversions.

[xvii] AAA Gas Prices– See this site for nationwide daily gasoline averages.

[xviii] Please see the following site for information on global gas prices: Gasoline prices around the world, 26-Apr-2021 | GlobalPetrolPrices.com

[xix] U.S. National Debt Clock : Real Time (usdebtclock.org) See this site for the U.S. National Debt Clock.

[xx] Weapons are not popular whereas vaccines are.  However, we mostly agree that if we were to look into investments of every politician, either they- or members of their families or straw buyers- are invested in weapons stocks.  They just don’t talk about it.  Investing in companies producing ‘life-saving vaccines’ however looks good and makes big bucks just like investing in green energy companies.  Anyone recall how the Democrats got wealthy off Solyndra before the company tanked and the regular folks lost their life savings?  It is what it is so let’s awaken, smell the danger circling around us and do something about it.  They cannot imprison all of us.

118. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2022

2003 Wednesday: U.S. forces open fire on a group of Iraqi protesters in Fallujah, Iraq, after they began throwing things and making threats. This would be the focal point for the buildup to what would become known as the Battle of Fallujah in 2004, a make-or-break effort in the unnecessary invasion launched by the George W. Bush administration. (Note- we think this is a prime example of the Deep State influencing a president into a war and then when it goes wrong, they abandon them to their fate).

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118. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2022:

Yom HaShoah (Jewish Holiday), Lailat al-Qadr (Muslim Holiday), and Take our Sons and Daughters to Work Day

President (and U.S. Secretary of War) James Monroe; Associate Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan; U.S. Secretaries of State William R. King, James A. Baker III, and Cyrus Vance; Italian Fascist Dictator Benito Mussolini; the Allman Brothers featuring Chuck Leavell, INXS featuring Jimmy Barnes, King Crimson 1969, The Kingsmen featuring Jack Ely, Roxy Music featuring Eddie Jobson, the Steve Miller Band featuring Lonnie Turner, and T-Rex featuring Steve Currie:

  1. 357 Sunday: Emperor Constantius II visits Rome.
  2. 1164 Tuesday: The 170.2nd Roman Catholic Antipope Paschal III began his reign on this date.  Elected in opposition to Pope Alexander III and following his predecessor, Antipope Victor IV, Paschal III would guide his flock until September 22, 1168.
  3. 1635 Saturday: State leaders accuse Virginia Governor John Harvey of treason and remove him from office.
  4. 1655 Wednesday: English Admiral Blake and his fleet destroy a Tunisian pirate fleet.
  5. 1686 Sunday: The first volume of Isaac Newton’s “Principia Mathematic” undergoes publication.
  6. 1758 Friday: The fifth president of the United States, James Monroe, was born in Westmoreland County, Virginia.  He also served as the eighth U.S. secretary of war.  A Democratic-Republican, he served under President James Madison from September 27, 1814, to March 02, 1815, and then became president. 
  7. 1770 Saturday: Captain James Cook, aboard the Endeavour, lands at Botany Bay, Australia.
  8. 1788 Monday: Maryland became the seventh state to ratify the Constitution of the United States.
  9. 1789 Tuesday: Rebelling crewmembers led by Fletcher Christian aboard the British ship, HMS Bounty, set Captain William Bligh and 18 loyal sailors adrift in a launch in the South Pacific.  Bligh and most of his made it to Timor in 47 days thanks to the captain’s seamanship.
  10. 1817 Monday: The United States and Britain signed the Rush-Bagot Treaty, which limited the number of the naval vessels allowed in the Great Lakes.
  11. 1818 Tuesday: President James Monroe proclaimed naval disarmament on the Great Lakes and Lake Champlain.
  12. 1896 Tuesday: The Addressograph underwent patenting by J.S. Duncan.
  13. 1898 Thursday: The 36th U.S. Secretary of State William R. King assumed his position on today’s date.  A Republican, he served under served under President William McKinley from today until September 16, 1898, before moving up to the federal courts.
  14. 1910 Thursday: Claude Grahame-White performed the first night flight in England on this date.
  15. 1914 Tuesday: W.H. Carrier patented the design of his air conditioner.
  16. 1915 Wednesday: The Allies finally bring a halt to German advances during the Second Battle of Ypres.   On the Eastern Front, a combined German-Austro-Hungarian army begins pushing the Russians back in western Poland.  Like a mail fist, the Germans pummel the Russians who had been making headway into Central Europe but were unprepared for what the Central Powers threw against them.
  17. 1916 Friday: In Lithuania, the Germans are able to make headway around Lake Naroch where the Russians had been launching one assault after another until bleeding themselves dry.  The Russians were once again trying to aid their Western Allies who were always begging them to sacrifice on their behalf so the French and British might be able to mount a successful offensive and push the Germans back.  Once again, it failed.
  18. 1918 Sunday: Gavrilo Princip, the assassin of Austro-Hungary’s Archduke Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, died in prison due to tuberculosis.   Meanwhile, British forces in the Mesopotamian Theater are able to push the Ottomans back to the Tigris River.  Everyone can sense the war is in its final stages; the question is, when will it end?  It would rage until November.
  19. 1919 Monday: The League of Nations undergoes founding on this date.
  20. 1930 Monday: The first organized baseball night game occurs at Independence, Kansas.  Elsewhere, in Houston, Texas, the 61st U.S. Secretary of State James A. Baker III died.  He began political life as a Democrat and then became a Republican. He served under President George H.W. Bush from January 25, 1989, to August 23, 1992.  Prior to this, Baker served his nation as its 67th U.S. Treasury Secretary.  In this capacity, he served under President Ronald Reagan from February 04, 1985, to August 17, 1988.
  21. 1932 Thursday: Scientists announced the creation of the yellow fever vaccine on this date.
  22. 1937 Wednesday: Future Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein was born in the village of al-Oja near the desert town of Tikrit.  Elsewhere, the first commercial air flight across the Pacific Ocean occurs on this date.  Elsewhere, the first animated-cartoon electric sign went on display on a building on Broadway in New York City.  Douglas Leight was the creator of this innovation.
  23. 1939 Friday: German Fuhrer Adolf Hitler claims that the non-aggression pact between Poland and Germany is still in effect.
  24. 1940 Sunday: Rudolf Hess becomes camp commandant at the Auschwitz Concentration Camp.  Elsewhere, Glenn Miller records “Pennsylvania 6-5000” on this date.
  25. 1941 Monday: All remaining British troops in Greece surrender to the Axis troops.  The ones that could be evacuated were taken to North Africa via Crete and Malta.  With this victory, the Germans can return their gaze to the Soviet Union, originally scheduled for early-to-mid-May 1941 but now set back to June 1941. 
  26. 1943 Wednesday: In the North African Theater, combined German-Italian troops of the Afrika Korps launch a major counterattack to dislodge Allied gains.  As long as they can keep Allied forces tied up in this theater, it prevents them from being sent elsewhere. 
  27. 1944 Friday: In Washington, D.C., U.S. Navy Secretary Frank Knox dies.  Appointed by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt on July 11, 1940, Secretary Knox suffered a series of heart attacks that took his life today at age 70.  James Forrestal would take his place.
  28. 1945 Saturday: In Giulino, Azzano, Italy, Italian partisans executed Italian dictator Benito Mussolini and his mistress, Clara Petacci, as they attempted to flee the country aboard a German convoy.  Elsewhere, Eddie Jobson—future violinist with Roxy Music[i]—is born in Billingham, England, on this date.  
  29. 1946 Sunday: The Allies indicted Japanese war criminal Hideki Tojo with 55 counts of war crimes on this date.  He would eventually go to the gallows.
  30. 1947 Monday: Thor Heyerdahl and his balsa wood craft Kon-Tiki set sail from Peru to Polynesia. He did this to prove that Peruvian Indians could have settled in Polynesia.  The trip began in Peru and took 101 days to complete the crossing of the Pacific Ocean.
  31. 1950 Friday: Future comedian, Jay Leno, is born in New Rochelle, New York.
  32. 1951 Saturday: The Majlis, the parliament of Iran, elects Mohammad Mosaddegh prime minister of the country. 
  33. 1952 Monday: War with Japan officially ended as a treaty signed in San Francisco the previous year took effect.  Meanwhile, elsewhere in the world, General Dwight D. Eisenhower resigned as U.S. Supreme Commander in Europe; General Matthew B. Ridgeway replaced him.  Elsewhere, Chuck Leavell—future pianist with the Allman Brothers Band[ii] and with the Rolling Stones[iii] since the 1990s—is born in Birmingham, Alabama, on this date.
  34. 1954 Wednesday: French Union troops are in good spirits that Operation Condor- the effort to open a tunnel through which the remaining defenders at Dien Bien Phu can make a breakout should all go bad in and around the base- is making satisfactory progress.  French Foreign Legionnaires and Laotian troops are fighting through one communist position after another but still, it will require another two weeks at least to be able to link up with the garrison.  Still, supplies and reinforcements are having a challenging time getting in due to the weather conditions and the iron ring of AA batteries surrounding French positions.  However, Legion paratroopers are crawling out into No-Man’s Land from Liliane 3 engaging communists in their trenches in hand-to-hand and grenades combat.  Every communist killed is a victory for freedom.[iv]
  35. 1956 Saturday: The last French troops leave Vietnam.  Had they received more troops from France and from Algeria and Morocco, they might have been able to scrub out the communists and to keep French Indochina a bastion of freedom; however, their government let them down and allowed the communist scum to take control of the country.  Meanwhile, future vocalist with the Australian rock band, INXS[v], from 1998-present—Jimmy Barnes—is born in Glasgow, Scotland, on this date.
  36. 1958 Monday: The United States conducted the first of 35 nuclear test explosions in the Pacific Proving Ground as part of Operation Hardtack I.
  37. 1960 Thursday: Future 112th Associate Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan is born in Manhattan, NY, on this date.  She would be the second pick nominated by President Barack Obama to sit on the Supreme Court of the United States, filling the seat of outgoing Associate Justice John Paul Stevens.  Kagan is a member of no political party.  She took her seat on the high court on August 07, 2010.  
  38. 1962 Saturday: In the Sahara Desert of Algeria, a team led by Red Adair used explosives to put out the well fire known as the Devil’s Cigarette Lighter.  A pipe rupture caused the fire on November 06, 1961.
  39. 1963 Sunday: At Broadway’s Tony awards, “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” was named best play while, “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” won best musical.
  40. 1965 Wednesday: U.S. Marines invade the Dominican Republic to put down uprisings and remain there until October 1966.
  41. 1967 Friday: Heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali refused to undergo induction into the U.S. Army, the same day General William C. Westmoreland told Congress the U.S. “would prevail in Vietnam.”
  42. 1969 Monday: English progressive rock band King Crimson[vi] with Robert Fripp, Ian McDonald, and Greg Lake debut.  Elsewhere, Charles de Gaulle resigns as president of France.
  43. 1980 Monday: President Jimmy Carter accepted the resignation of the 57th U.S. Secretary of State Cyrus Vance who had opposed the failed rescue mission aimed at freeing American hostages in Iran.  Edmund Muskie would succeed him on May 08, 1980, after being confirmed in the U.S. Senate.   A Democrat, Vance served in this position from served from January 20, 1977, until today.
  44. 1981 Tuesday: In Portugal, bassist with the British rock band, T-Rex[vii], Steve Currie, lost his life in a car crash on this date.
  45. 1985 Sunday: The largest sandcastle in the world underwent completion near St. Petersburg, Florida, on this date.  The structure was four stories tall.
  46. 1988 Thursday: A flight attendant died, and more than 60 people injured when part of the roof of an Aloha Airlines Boeing 737 tore off during a flight from Hilo to Honolulu.
  47. 1989 Friday: Iranian frothing-at-the-mouth Shiite zealots go crazy over Salman Rushdie’s novel, “Satanic Verses,” calling it ‘blasphemy’ and demanding the death of the author around the world—FUCK Islamist lunatics!   This is why God gave us the neutron bomb: to use on jihadist scumbags such as the Iranian mullahs and their hierarchy of religious crackpots.
  48. 1990 Saturday: The musical “A Chorus Line” closed after 6,137 performances on Broadway.
  49. 1992 Tuesday: The U.S. Agriculture Department unveiled a pyramid-shaped recommended-diet chart on this date.
  50. 1993 Wednesday: The first “Take Our Daughters to Work Day” promoted by the New York-based Ms. Foundation, was held to boost the self-esteem of girls by having them visit a parent’s place of work.  Later, the event expanded to include sons, as well.  
  51. 1994 Thursday: Aldrich Ames, former CIA officer and wife Rosario plead guilty to spying.
  52. 1996 Sunday: Martin Bryant shoots and kills 35 in Port Arthur, Tasmania— the United States is NOT the only one to suffer mass shootings.
  53. 2003 Wednesday: U.S. forces open fire on a group of Iraqi protesters in Fallujah, Iraq, after they began throwing things and making threats.  This would be the focal point for the buildup to what would become known as the Battle of Fallujah in 2004, a make-or-break effort in the unnecessary invasion launched by the George W. Bush administration.  (Note- we think this is a prime example of the Deep State influencing a president into a war and then when it goes wrong, they abandon them to their fate). 
  54. 2004 Thursday: In Fallujah, Iraq, violent jihadists begin assaulting U.S. forces.  This leads to amplified intensity on both sides as the American troops call in fire missions and air support such as C-130 gunships which come in station on scene and begin riddling the jihadis with gatling guns and rockets.  A recent poll released by CNN says that a majority of Iraqis see the Americans as OCCUPIERS while a small minority sees them as liberators.  What a flipping mess. 
  55. 2005 Friday: Venezuelan dictator Hugo Chavez visits Havana, Cuba, so the two communist nations can foster better relations. 
  56. 2006 Saturday: The Electronic Frontier Foundation has brought a lawsuit against the George W. Bush administration alleging that the Bush administration and allies such as AT&T and the NSA maintain secret computer rooms where the Bush administration conducts surveillance on not only foreign terror suspects but on the American people.  The Bush administration then demonstrates that what the EFF alleges to be true is true by trying to use the State Secrets Privilege to block the lawsuit against AT&T and the NSA.  President Bush- why not flipping just say that YOU are spying on the American people?  WTF?  (Never really liked the Bushes but this is bad, really bad).
  57. 2007 Sunday: The so-called ‘religion of peace’ is busy today.  In Iraq, a mosque in Karbala suffers a suicide bombing that blows 55 worshippers up and, on their way, to meet with Allah far sooner than any of them may have planned.  Meanwhile, farther east in Pakistan, a suicide bombing there blows another 22 people to meet with Allah while also wounding several government officials and loads of other people going about their daily lives. 
  58. 2008 Tuesday: The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services announces that of the 53 girls they rescued from the breakaway Mormon church at the YFZ Ranch, at least 31 of the girls between ages 14 and 17 are pregnant.   Meanwhile, the U.S. Supreme Court upholds an Indiana law requiring voter ID during elections.
  59. 2009 Wednesday: RINO Senator Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania decides to leap aboard the Obama train hoping to ride to future success on the coattails of the Bamster.  He switches from being a ‘Republican’ to being a Democrat.  Woo-ooo, good for you, loser.  A year later, the self-serving maggot would lose his seat to Pat Toomey.  No one likes rats, Senator Specter, no one.
  60. 2010 Thursday: A Palestinian mob approaches the Gaza-Israeli border and the are heaving chunks of concrete, rocks, and setting things on fire.  The Israeli Defense Forces eventually are forced to defend themselves and a young Palestinian man lies dead while the rest of them scramble off like the rats they are.  Gaza, do something to help your people instead of maintaining them in generational poverty and misery.  It’s not Israel’s fault.
  61. 2011 Friday: Thanks to the Obama Administration’s horrible handling of the U.S. economy and for pushing Obamacare, Panasonic Corporation reportedly plans to announce it will cut 40,000 jobs.  Meanwhile, troublemaker former one-term U.S. President Jimmy Carter shares his views on North Korea with the world.  He just returned from visiting the godforsaken country and says that the ‘U.S. and South Korea must stop starving the North Korean people, that it’s a violation of human rights’ and a whole bunch of other crap.  Jimmy: STFU.
  62. 2012 Sunday: The government of Bashar al-Assad accuses UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon of ‘encouraging attacks on the government.’  Elsewhere, as Chi-Coms scour Beijing searching for blind dissident Chen Guangcheng who fled house arrest and into the streets, rumors are flying that he somehow made his way to the U.S. Embassy where he sought refuge.  Not good for U.S.-Chi-Com relations but it is what it is.
  63. 2013 Monday: During the new swearing in ceremony of Enrico Letta, an Italian man shoots and wounds two police officers outside Palazzo Chigi.  Elsewhere, original bassist with the Steve Miller Band[viii]—Lonnie Turner—died on this date in Lebanon, Oregon, at age 66.
  64. 2014 Tuesday: The United States and its European allies hit more than two dozen Russian government officials, executives, and companies with new sanctions as punishment for their country’s actions in the Ukraine.  Meanwhile, two dozen tornadoes ripped through Mississippi, killing 14 people.
  65. 2015 Wednesday: In Terrebonne, Oregon, Jack Ely of the Kingsmen- “Louie-Louie” fame- died from an unknown illness at age 71.
  66. 2016 Friday: Former Republican U.S. Senator Conrad Burns, Montana 1989-2007, dies at age 81.
  67. 2018 Saturday: The government of India announces that every village in the nation is now supplied with electricity, a major milestone.   Elsewhere, the trials of eight people alleged to be members of ISIS begins.  These scumbags have been accused of launching car bombings and shootings in Tehran and if convicted will be dangling at the end of construction cranes. 
  68. 2019 Sunday: Disney’s Marvel movie, “Avengers: Endgame,” becomes the first film to generate more than a billion dollars on its release- in this case, $1.2 billion.  Wow.  Meanwhile, in HBO’s “Game of Thrones” “The Long Night” episode surpasses “The Lord of the Rings” Battle of Helms Deep (44 minutes) for the longest battle scene in movie history with a gory battle almost 88 minutes in length.  It’s a great one to be sure.  Look for it.   Elsewhere, in West Chester Township, Ohio, police stumble upon four family members shot to death in an apartment.  They are searching for the killer.  
  69. 2020 Tuesday: News continues to break about “Pro-China Joe” Biden’s sexual assault of then-U.S. Senate staffer Tara Reade in 1993.  Meanwhile, Hillary Rodham Clinton- mum about those assault allegations- endorses former Vice President Biden for president on this day.  On the COVID-19 front, confirmed cases around the world now sit at 3,083,467 what with confirmed deaths at 213,824 but 915,988 confirmed recoveries.   In the United States, confirmed cases rests at 1,033,721, confirmed deaths at 58,947, but number of confirmed recoveries sits at 117,690, which is great.  Various states are reopening in bits and pieces and the outlook of Americans is that things are going to get better, and they are ready to return to work now.  Meanwhile, calls continue going out as to why famed ‘anti-fascist group,’ ANTIFA, is not in Michigan, Pennsylvania, New York, and other states with left-wing despotic governors doing battle with these would-be dictators. 
  70. 2021 Wednesday: COVID-19 Statistics For The Planet As A Whole: 149,036,962 confirmed cases, +1,092,267, 3,141,143  confirmed deaths, +39,173, and 127,736,203 confirmed recoveries, +73,711,824.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 32,983,695 confirmed cases, UP 608,093 from yesterday’s reporting, 588,337 confirmed deaths, UP 9,175,[ix] and 25,584,727 confirmed recoveries, UP 24,064.  Note- we are going to do our own estimates of recoveries based on percentages seeing as how the CDC won’t report them.[x] 
  71. 2021 Wednesday A: Note: Since Joe Biden Became President On January 20, 2021, there have been 273,886 CHI-VI deaths in the United States- feeble old Joe, in another four to five weeks, you will have tied the total number witnessed by the Trump administration in nearly a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.    
  72. 2021 Wednesday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 3,736,197 confirmed cases, 61,480 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,222,546 confirmed cases, 35,030 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 32,397 confirmed cases, 478 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 400,386 confirmed cases, 5,510 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s).  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Montana, a state with a superb governor: they have 108,402 confirmed cases, 1,556 confirmed deaths, but no mention of confirmed recoveries.[xi]   The White House is slamming Joe Rogan for being so brash as to urge healthy young people NOT to get the Chi-Vi vaccine.  We concur.  We aren’t getting this s**t.  Meanwhile, Pfizer’s antiviral COVID-19 pill could be out at the end of 2021.  In other news, the New York Times says that Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo aka the Love Gov aka the Gropin’ Gov went to great lengths to cover up the massive number of deaths he caused by sending COVID-19-positive patients BACK into nursing homes thus to infect and then eliminate them.  This is diabolical and this thug must go to prison.[xii]
  73. 2021 Wednesday C: Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 838,285 confirmed cases, 6,361 confirmed deaths, and 830,273 confirmed recoveries.   Let’s look at one non-country- Slovenia, the birthplace of the greatest first lady in U.S. history: 238,421 cases of the virus, 4,236 confirmed deaths and 223,286 confirmed recoveries.[xiii]    
  74. 2021 Wednesday D:   Stock Market Closes/Precious And Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 33,820.38, DOWN 164.55 points (-0.48%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,051.03, DOWN 39.19 points (-0.28%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,183.18, DOWN 3.54 points (-0.085%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $63.65 per barrel, -0.21 (-0.83%).  The price of GOLD is $1,781.60 per troy oz., +7.70 (+0.43%) while the price of SILVER is $26.24 per troy ounce, +0.15 (+0.59%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,222.10 per troy oz, +9.90 (+0.82%) while the price of COPPER is $4.50 per pound, 0.00 (-0.01%).[xiv]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,927.18 per troy oz, -14.70 (-0.50%).[xv] The price of RHODIUM is $28,600.00 per troy oz., -200.00 (-0.69%).[xvi]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000018.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.48 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.82 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.90.     In Libyan Dinar, one greenback equals 4.47 and in Macanese Pataca, a buck equals 8.00 and in Macedonian Denar, one dollar equals 50.73 of theirs.[xvii]  
  75. 2021 Wednesday E: U.S. National Debt And Gasoline Prices In The Three States In Which We Have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day- in California, gasoline prices have risen to over $4.00 per gallon, $2.794 in Florida, $3.782 in Hawaii, and $3.427 in Washington state.[xviii]    Let’s look at one other location- Montana: $2.817.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the third lowest gasoline price in the world- Angola: $0.923 per U.S. Gallon.[xix]  Much to be said for the former Portuguese colony.  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,224,518,271,345 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping TRILLIONS.[xx]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do.
  76. 2021 Wednesday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe– Joe Biden is sending $310 million to Guatemala to ‘help them’ stem the tide of illegal aliens flowing north through their country to the United States; we’ll see.  Speaking of the border, Customs and Border Patrol reports that last month, the feds took 170,000 illegal aliens into custody.   Elsewhere, the Biden regime-controlled U.S. Department of Justice has quietly repealed Trump era restrictions on the amount of federal aid going to ‘sanctuary cities’ and ‘sanctuary states.’   Meanwhile, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is blasting the Biden regime for NOT permitting him entry into the illegal alien holding pens in Donna, Texas.
  77. 2021 Wednesday G: Joe Biden Regime News I– U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm is receiving loads of criticism over the numerous conflicts of interest surrounding her such as her connections to an electric vehicle automaker.   The secretary has millions of dollars of stock in Proterra, a company that will benefit- as will she- depending upon which way she goes in doling out taxpayer dollars.  Wow.  Next, Joe Biden taps anti-Trumper Harris County, Texas, Sheriff Ed Gonzalez to head Immigration and Customs Enforcement, aka ICE.   Meanwhile, tonight’s ‘Joe Biden address to a joint session of Congress’ will be devoid of a ‘designated survivor.’  So says White House Press Secretary Jen “Circle Back” Psaki because hardly anyone will be in attendance.  
  78. 2021 Wednesday H: Joe Biden Regime News II– Tonight is the NIGHT, folks, Joe is going to reveal yet another multi-trillion bill, his so-called “Family Plan,” that will require of ALL Americans forced preschool for 3-and-4-year-olds so we can indoctrinate the kids at an earlier age and teach them to rat out their parents.  This is NOT good, and parents must resist this crap.  Political strategist says that Joe Biden ‘won’t reveal the sticker shock’ which means it is going to be COSTLY.   Next, Joe Biden is going to name longtime Marxist political hack, Rahm “Dead Fish” Emanuel to become U.S. ambassador to Japan.  Finally, former governor and Missouri U.S. Senate candidate Eric Greitens says that “Biden-Harris first one-hundred days is marked by failure.”  You are preaching to the choir, sir.  (Note- although we mentioned this yesterday, we will mention it again- the Washington Post, aka WAPO, says it ‘won’t fact check “Pro-China Joe” Biden the way it did President Donald J. Trump.’  Wow).[xxi]
  79. 2021 Wednesday I: Foreign News / Overseas News I– Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says the ‘Biden administration (i.e., the regime) displays schizophrenic undertones as it seeks de-escalation and confrontation at the same time.’  Absolutely true.  Next, as the truth continues to hit the presses over Climate Czar John F. “Lurch” Kerry’s numerous Logan Act violations in doing business with Iran while a private citizen, Congressman Michael McCaul, R-TX 10th congressional district, says that the allegations against ‘Lurch’ appear to be ‘somewhat treasonous.’   Congresswoman Lauren Boebert, R-CO 3rd congressional district says, ‘Kerry MUST resign.’  We concur.  Elsewhere, U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken acknowledges that the U.S. pullout of Afghanistan could lead to a takeover of the country by the Taliban.  Finally, the U.S. sees major rollbacks on the sanctions placed atop Iran so the U.S. can return to the bogus Iran nuclear deal.
  80. 2021 Wednesday J: Whacked-Out News Of The Day– In the craziest news of the day, we learn that crackhead/pedophile presidential son, Hunter “Crack Pipe” Biden is going to teach a class on FAKE NEWS at New Orleans’ Tulane University.  WTF?  In other whacked-out news, Democrats are demanding that the FCC block the sale of a popular radio station so that Miami Latinos CANNOT listen to conservative talk radio.  WTF?  Meanwhile, co-founder of the San Francisco-based $2 billion startup company, Iterable, Justin Zhu, was fired for micro-dosing LSD prior to a board meeting back in 2019.  Seems rather late to be terminating someone for something that occurred 2.5-3 years ago.  Strange.  Finally, a contestant on “Jeopardy!” made the ‘OK’ gesture and is under fire for being a white supremacist.  People, give it a F***ING REST already.  Enough is enough.
  81. 2021 Wednesday K: Political News I– Senator Ted Cruz, R-TX, says that while the Dems claim to SUPPORT Israel, they put forth a true anti-Semite POS such as Colin Kahl for the No. 3 position at the Pentagon: the undersecretary for policy.  (Note- Mr. Kahl says he will take a bipartisan approach to his job.  Boy, oh, boy, oh, boy- what a guy).  Next, President Donald J. Trump says of Congresswoman Liz Cheney, RINO-WY, that in so many words, she is a ‘LOSER.’   Moving on, Governor Doug Ducey, RINO-AZ, is trying to save his job by signing a tough abortion bill preventing abortion for genetic abnormalities.   Meanwhile, Congressmen Jeff Duncan, R-SC 3rd congressional district, and Doug Lamborn, R-CO 5th congressional district, are pushing back HARD on the Biden’s regime pushing of the bogus Critical Race Theory which is Critical Race Theory BS.  Good for you gentlemen!  Finally, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich says, ‘don’t denigrate Arizona’s 2020 Election audit.’  Amen.
  82. 2021 Wednesday L: Political News II– In some shocking news today, the feds swooped down on ‘America’s Mayor’ and Donald J. Trump personal attorney Rudy Giuliani’s Manhattan apartment and removed all of his electronic devices in an early morning raid.  Mr. Giuliani offered to meet with the authorities and to hand over his devices but no, much like they did during the raid on Roger Stone’s home, they wanted to INTIMIDATE the man, trying to tie to him the crimes committed by Hunter Biden in the Ukraine.  Likewise, they also raided the home of Victoria Toensing and Joe DiGenova, two more big Trump supporters and legal eagles.   In other news, as California Governor Gavin “The Smiler” Newsom continues to whine and cry over the recall effort against him, one of the recall advisers says that ‘one-third of the signatories are Democrats, one-third are independents, and one-third are Republicans.’  Everyone wants Gavin Newsom OUT of office ASAP.[xxii]   Finally, Texas Department of Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller is working with Stephen Miller to defeat Joe Biden’s RACIST policies on equity rather than equality when it comes to providing aid to farmers.
  83. 2021 Wednesday M: Crime And Punishment News / Law Enforcement News– An alternate juror on the Derek Chauvin murder trial says that ‘mob riots, protests, and the racial climate did NOT influence the jury’s decision.’  Sure.  Uh huh, of course not.  Next, following a cop shooting of a black suspect, a North Carolina judge denies a request for the video cam footage.   Next, a video shows that a California man died while the cops were holding him.  Here we go again.   Regarding firearms, a new poll shows that support for heavier gun laws is lacking support among the American people.
  84. 2021 Wednesday N: Notable Departure– NASA Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins is dead at the age of 90.
  85. 2021 Wednesday O: California Lottery Results / Super Lotto And Powerball Draws–  Here are the results for the Super Lotto Draw #3555 with a $41 million pot on the line tonight: 14, 18, 19, 33, 37, and Mega 19.  Out of 116,245 winning tickets, the highest winner was ONE person with FIVE numbers BUT NO MEGA for a prize of $41,234.  The winning ticket was sold at a Chevron in Coarsegold, CA 93614.   Next, here are the results for the Powerball Draw #841 with a $116 million pot on the line: 16, 18, 35, 39, 53, and Powerball 21.   Out of 55,428 winning tickets in California, the highest winner was ONE person who had FIVE numbers but NO Powerball for a prize of $859,829.  The winning ticket was sold at Stater Brothers 188 in Grand Terrace, CA 92313.
  86. 2021 Wednesday P: The Wrap-Up– Amazing to see Joe Biden’s ‘address’ in which, he praised the police, noting most of them are okay.  Here is how socialism works- you grind law enforcement and the military in the dirt, kick them in the teeth, beat them up, purge them, and then when they can take no more, you make a deal: IF you don’t want things to return to the way they were- you being public enemies and all- you will now serve as storm-troopers and go after our enemies.  YOU can do whatever you want to them and without any oversight or parameters.  This is evil- glad I am now in Israel- Mo.  We love and cherish our freedoms… Meanwhile, the three people involved in the death of Ahmaud Arbery have been indicted on hate crimes charges.   A federal grand jury indicted Travis McMichael, Gregory McMichael, and William “Roddie” Bryan today which is good.  These three crackers have much for which to answer.
  87. 2022 Thursday: COVID-19 Statistics for The Planet as a Whole– 512,067,467 confirmed cases, +785,425, 6,255,853 confirmed deaths, +2,360 and 465,824,561 confirmed recoveries, +566,075. Next, here are the stats for the United States: 82,950,138 confirmed cases, UP 61,891 from yesterday’s reporting, 1,020,124 confirmed deaths, UP 350,[xxiii] and 80,618,357 confirmed recoveries, UP by 32,438.    We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them.[xxiv]
  88. 2022 Thursday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump Covid-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 570,831 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- intellectually inadequate old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the raging coronavirus pandemic. Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,645 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  From this point forward, ALL COVID-19 deaths are atop Joe Biden.  He has surpassed President Donald J. Trump’s 15-month number by 206,076 Chi-Com lab-engineered virus deaths in FIFTEEN MONTHS.  Joe has accomplished this onerous task in 463 days.  He promised that he would lockdown the virus, NOT the country.              
  89. 2022 Thursday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 9,216,406 confirmed cases, 90,343 confirmed deaths, and 8,963,856 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 5,964,981 confirmed cases, 73,928 confirmed deaths, and 5,816,157 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 248,405 confirmed cases, 1,418 confirmed deaths, and 239,022 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 1,493,194 confirmed cases, 12,686 confirmed deaths, and 1,445,808 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Navajo Nation: they have 53,381 confirmed cases, 1,758 confirmed deaths, and 51,519 confirmed recoveries.[xxv]   
  90. 2022 Thursday C: Foreign Covid Stats of The Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 4,071,491 confirmed cases, 10,695 confirmed deaths, and 4,033,472 confirmed recoveries.   Let us look at one other portion of the world- Nauru, 226th place on the list: 4 cases of the virus, 1 confirmed death and 3 confirmed recoveries.[xxvi]                         
  91. 2022 Thursday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 33,916.39, UP 614.46 points (+1.85%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 12,871.53 UP 382.60 points (+3.06%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,287.50, UP 103.54 points (+2.47%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $105.11 per barrel, +3.09 (+3.03%).  The price of GOLD is $1,894.80 per troy oz., +6.10 (+0.32%) while the price of SILVER is $23.17 per troy ounce, -0.30 (-1.26%).  The price of PLATINUM is $909.90 per troy oz, -0.50 (-0.05%) while the price of COPPER is $4.44 per pound, -0.04 (-0.86%).[xxvii]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,249.53 per troy oz., +46.71 (+2.12%). The price of RHODIUM is $18,200.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $1,095,000.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $3,039.00 per USD/T, -54.50 (-1.76%). The price of ZINC is $4,136.00 per USD/T., -83.50 (-1.98%).   The price of COCOA is $2,575.00 per USD/T, +7.00 (+0.27%).  The price of COFFEE is $218.40 per USD/T, +2.45 (+1.13%).  The price of CORN is $817.00 per USD/T, +1.50 (+0.18%).  The price of LUMBER is $1,043.80 USD 1,000 board feet -8.60 (-0.82%).[xxviii]   Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000025.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.62 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.95 euros, in Mexican pesos equals 20.45, and in Russian rubles, one dollar equals 70.25 of theirs.    In Rwandan Franc, one greenback equals 1,010.05 and in St. Helena Pound, a buck equals 0.80 and in El Salvadoran Colón, one dollar equals 8.75 of theirs.[xxix]       
  92. 2022 Thursday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in The Four States in Which We Have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising and lowering by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have moved to $5.685 per gallon, $4.176 in Florida, $5.256 in Hawaii, and $4.691 in Washington state.[xxx]    Let us look at one other portion of the United States: Montana- $4.097.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the 30th LOWEST gasoline price in the world- Chad: $3.206 per U.S. Gallon.[xxxi] Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $30,414,818,869,159 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xxxii]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Luxembourg the SIXTH largest holder of U.S. debt is Brazil.  This nation holds $258,000,000,000 of U.S. debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position).
  93. 2022 Thursday F: Joe Biden’s Ukraine-Russian Manufactured Crisis– Sensing that Joe Biden is on the verge of mental collapse, Russia once again warned the United States of potential retaliation over America’s asinine sanctions.   Meanwhile, Senator Steve Daines, R-MT, says he ‘witnessed ample signs of Russian war crimes in Ukraine’ during a recent visit to that war-torn country.  Next, reports continue to arise of the Russian navy employing dolphins to guard their Black Sea base at Sebastopol.  This has been tried before but has never proven successful.  Still, with the Russkies, one never knows.
  94. 2022 Thursday G: Joe Biden’s Ukraine-Russian Manufactured Crisis II– The Russians have raised rocket and missile attacks on Ukraine once again.  Several blasts rocked Ukraine’s capital city, Kyiv, today.   The British minister of defense- Ben Wallace- says that ‘Russia could become a cancerous growth in Ukraine.’  Meanwhile, Dick Morris told Grant Stinchfield on Newsmax this evening that if Russia were to use tactical nukes in Ukraine, ‘all bets would be off, and the U.S. must put troops on the ground in direct conflict with the Russkies.’  This is becoming more ludicrous by the day.  We cannot fight a land war with Russia in eastern Europe, it’s impossible to do and will lead to the Chi-Coms becoming the world’s master.  Not good.
  95. 2022 Thursday H: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Vice President Kamala Harris has been the nation’s ‘border czar’ for the past 391 days and even worse, she has not arrived to do her job in 305 days.  Our estimates of the rising costs associated with rising numbers of illegal aliens continues breaking records every day.  The cost of caring for the illegal aliens the past 118 days is $752,442,887.  Next, the cost of caring for the detritus of the world since the Biden-Harris regime grabbed power on January 20, 2021, is $42,498,248,630.  The number of illegal aliens encountered at the border since January 01, 2022, is approximately 1,203,637.  Finally, the conservative low estimate of illegal aliens in the country is 46,635,294.  We believe the numbers to be closer to 95-to-130 million which is unsustainable for any country and must be fixed now.  Deport ALL of them.  Now.  (Sources for the AICPENDBLOG.COM Illegal Alien Numbers: Center for Immigration Studies, Department of Homeland Security, Federation for American Immigration Reform, Institute for Defense Analyses, Yale, MIT, and, of course, the God-given common sense each of us has at his or her disposal).
  96. 2022 Thursday I: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe II– Senator Rand Paul, R-KY, says the southern border is ‘broken because of Joe Biden’s attitude.’  George P. Bush, R-TX, says that the southern border is ‘out of control.’  Next, while testifying before the Congress, DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas says that the only solution for solving the border crisis is to give every illegal alien who has swarmed across it amnesty.  Folks, not only this insane, it’s also the kill stroke for the United States.  It’s over, it’s done, it’s finished.  In other border-related news, Governor Greg Abbott, R-TX, is seeking donations with which to bus illegal aliens into Washington, D.C.  While we think this is great, how about finding a way to push them back across the border into Mexico?   Simultaneously, Attorney General Ken Paxton, R-TX, is suing the Biden regime over its upcoming plan to lessen border security next month with the overturning of Title 42.  DHS Secretary Mayorkas says he believes there will be 18,000 or more encounters of illegal aliens per day once the pro-American Title 42 ends.  We must fight back against this evil.
  97. 2022 Thursday J: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer: $50.55 (2) AstraZeneca: $67.22 (3) Novavax: $44.27 (4) Merck & Company: $88.61 (5) Johnson & Johnson: $183.59  (6) BioNTech: $143.40 (7) Moderna: $142.52.
  98. 2022 Thursday K: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $98.09 (2) Boeing: $154.19 (3) General Dynamics: $242.20 (4) Lockheed Martin: $441.69 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $445.17.
  99. 2022 Thursday L: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $26.22 (2) DuPont: $67.58 (3) 3M: $147.21 (4) Honeywell: $189.92  (5) Teijen: $1,388.00.
  100. 2022 Thursday M: Artificial (Fake) Meat Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 4) News– (1) Maple Leaf Foods/Tofurkey: $28.06 (2) Beyond Meat: $39.82  (3) Kellogg’s/Morning Star Farms: $69.55.
  101. 2022 Thursday N: Big Box Store Stock Prices (Follow the Money 5) News– (1) Wal-Mart: $156.21 (2) Lowe’s: $205.13 (3) Home Depot: $312.04 (4) Costco Wholesale Corp: $562.00 (5) Amazon: $2,891.93.
  102. 2022 Thursday O: Joe Biden News I– Joe Biden endorsed a new bill that will funnel assets seized from Russian oligarchs to Ukraine.  Joe also asked Congress for an additional $33 billion in aid for Ukraine which means the Biden regime will most likely skim off 12-20-percent for the Biden Family’s coffers.
  103. 2022 Thursday P: Joe Biden’s Daily Disaster– A new Rasmussen poll pulls NO punches and says that a large majority of Americans blame Joe Biden for skyrocketing gas prices.   In other disastrous news for the Biden regime, the Chi-Coms and Iran are going to increase their mutual defense pact.  This is a direct slap in the face of slobbering Joe Biden.  In yet another problem for the feeble U.S. ‘president’- one who could not speak today at a ‘press conference’ of sorts without going totally BLANK in his thoughts, words, and speech- parental rights groups are pushing back with growing force over Joe’s suggestion that children do not belong to their parents but to the regime.  George Orwell could not have foretold the topics of his classic novel, “1984,” than what we are seeing today.
  104. 2022 Thursday Q: Joe Biden Regime News I– President Ron Klain, uh, excuse me, President Joe Biden, continues dangling the bait that the Biden regime could cancel all CURRENT student debt but not over $50,000.  Alas, it must be an election year for this carrot of the carrot of ‘reparations for slavery’ to be dangling in front of the young, dumb, and full of c*m voters.  Should Joe Biden cancel student loan debt, he will alienate all those who have struggled to pay their loans off who by far outnumber those who have not.
  105. 2022 Thursday R: Nancy Pelosi’s January 06-2021 False Flag Operation– The House select committee investigating (yeah, right) the FALSE FLAG EVENTS of January 06, 2021, announce their plan to hold at least eight public hearings, beginning in June, in the hope of somehow influencing the voters to vote ‘D’ on their ballots in November.  We suspect their ratings will be at the bottom of the crapper.  We also suspect the American people will become even more infuriated with the regime and its allies than they are now and if- we repeat- IF- the elections are honest, the Dems are going to go the way of the dinosaur.
  106. 2022 Thursday S: Big Tech News– CNN + threw in the towel today, two full days ahead of the scheduled shutdown on April 30, 2022.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0814 a 40” x 60” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Poppies Glow at Sunset.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com, or at the blog’s Facebook page.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclees, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  Beverly has been painting for more than 60 years and known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her Website NOW and view her work.  It is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor!  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there IMMEDIATELY!  Thank you, the American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day.

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

Record companies like making money and what better way to make money than to remaster an artist’s albums and compile them in a comprehensive box set that sells for $200?  “The Capitol Albums 1968-1977” came out on April 18, 2015, and features the work of the original line up from 1968 to 1977: “Music from Big Pink,” “The Band,” “Stage Fright,” “Cahoots,” “Rock of Ages,” “Northern Lights- Southern Cross,” and “Islands.”  What more could a dedicated fan- or a novice- want from an artist than a delightful package such as this one?  Look for it at Amazon.com, Discogs, AllMusic, eBay, or wherever else it is you shop for the absolute best in music- you will be so glad you did- that, we guarantee.

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[i] We presented the music of Roxy Music at the secondary blog and hope to do it at the main blog sometime within the next 3 years. At the secondary blog, we began promoting the music of this famed British band as well as of Bryan Ferry, Andy Mackay, and Phil Manzanera beginning on Wednesday, September 07, 2016, through several successive months.  We hope you will seek them out.

[ii] When we present the music of the Allman Brothers Band, we will present the music of Gov’t Mule.  Stay tuned for further developments.

[iii] We shared the music of the Rolling Stones (and the group’s individual members) beginning Tuesday, 22-March-2016 through Sunday, 28-August-2016.  This included the members solo projects.

[iv] As is the norm, we visit Martin Windrow’s amazing book, “The Last Valley,” De Capo Press (2006) as well as Time-Life Books for relevant information on this critical fight against communism.

[v] We look forward to promoting the music of INXS sometime within the next 15 years or so.  We hope you will be there when we do.  We thank you.

[vi] We presented the music of this British prog-rock band, the amazing King Crimson, beginning on Monday, 20-October-2014 through Sunday, 21-December-2014.  We hope you will check them out and add them to your collection.

[vii] We hope to promote the music of this famous British band, T-Rex, sometime within the next five years.

[viii] 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.

[ix] Bing seems to be covering numbers up for the Biden administration so here is where we have gone now: COVID Live Update: 146,144,571 Cases and 3,097,090 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[x] Bing has returned to reporting update numbers (well, mostly).  Here is the link: (1) covid-19 u.s. and global statistics – Bing

[xi] See previous.

[xii] The Nazis labeled these people ‘Useless Eaters,” people who TOOK FROM society but NOT RETURNED to society.  Thus, they were economic drains on the state and had to be eliminated which is what Governor Cuomo did by sending sick patients back into places where a vulnerable population depended upon competent care.  The Nazis used carbon monoxide vans, but Cuomo sent the sick into places where they would do the most damage.  HE MUST go to prison.

[xiii] We obtain our statistics for the coronavirus from: (1) covid-19 u.s. and global statistics – Bing

[xiv] Commodities – Oil, Silver and Gold Prices – CNN Business– see this site for daily commodity information.

[xv] Palladium PRICE Today | Palladium Spot Price Chart | Live Price of Palladium per Ounce | Markets Insider (businessinsider.com) See this site for daily trading in palladium.

[xvi] Commodities Prices – Spot – Futures (tradingeconomics.com) See this site for much of the economic information cobbled together at this blog.

[xvii] (1) Currency Converter – Bing See this site for currency conversions.

[xviii] AAA Gas Prices– See this site for nationwide daily gasoline averages.

[xix] Please see the following site for information on global gas prices: Gasoline prices around the world, 19-Apr-2021 | GlobalPetrolPrices.com.

[xx] U.S. National Debt Clock : Real Time (usdebtclock.org) See this site for the U.S. National Debt Clock.

[xxi] The rebuttal to tonight’s ‘address to a joint session of Congress’ will be by Senator Tim Scott, R-SC, and he will present “My Family’s American Dream” story as an alternative to tonight’s mumbling, stumbling, rumbling, bumbling ‘speech’ by “Chi-Com Joe” Biden.  What a contrast: a senile old fool and a GOP rock star. 

[xxii] Actor Randy Quaid says he is considering a run for the governor’s gig.  Wow.

[xxiii] Bing seems to be covering numbers up for the Biden administration so here is where we have gone now: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[xxiv] Here is the link: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[xxv] See United States COVID: 33,033,385 Cases and 589,110 Deaths – Worldometer (worldometers.info)..

[xxvi] We obtain our statistics for the coronavirus from: COVID Live Update: 151,025,351 Cases and 3,176,405 Deaths from the Coronavirus – Worldometer (worldometers.info)

[xxvii] Commodities – Oil, Silver and Gold Prices – CNN Business– see this site for daily commodity information.

[xxviii] Commodities Prices – Spot – Futures (tradingeconomics.com) See this site for much of the economic information cobbled together at this blog.

[xxix] (1) Currency Converter – Bing See this site for currency conversions.

[xxx] AAA Gas Prices– See this site for nationwide daily gasoline averages.

[xxxi] Please see the following site for information on global gas prices: Gasoline prices around the world, 26-Apr-2021 | GlobalPetrolPrices.com

[xxxii] U.S. National Debt Clock: Real Time (usdebtclock.org) See this site for the U.S. National Debt Clock.

94. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, APRIL 04, 2022

79. 2021 Sunday E: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS I- After more than two months in office, doddering old slobbering old Joe Biden finally picks up the phone and calls (his partner in crime) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. Good for you, Joe, good for you, Joe.

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DAYS UNTIL ELECTION DAY 2022: 227

94. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, APRIL 04, 2022:

President William Henry Harrison; Vice President John Tyler; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice John McLean; U.S. Attorneys General George Henry Williams, Charles Devens, Benjamin H. Brewster, and James P. McGranery; Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., the Allman Brothers Band featuring Berry Oakley, Dire Straits featuring Pete Withers, Muddy Waters, the Steve Miller Band featuring Steve Miller, and Thin Lizzy featuring Gary Moore:

  1. 896 Wednesday: After 4 years and 181 days as the 111th Roman Catholic Pope, Formosus time as the Vicar of Christ ends. 
  2. 1058 Sunday: Antipope Benedict X- the 154.1st Roman Catholic pontiff- assumes his position as the Lord’s representative here on Earth as well as in opposition to Pope Nicholas II.  He would serve from today until January 24, 1059.
  3. 1081 Monday: Alexius I Comnenus occupies Byzantine throne.
  4. 1541 Friday: Ignatius of Loyola becomes 1st superior-general of Jesuits.
  5. 1581 Saturday: Sir Francis Drake completes circumnavigating the globe.
  6. 1812 Saturday: The territory of Orleans became the 18th U.S. state received the name Louisiana.
  7. 1814 Monday: Napoleon Bonaparte abdicates for the first time in favor of his son.
  8. 1818 Saturday: Congress decided that the flag of the United States would consist of 13 red and white stripes and 20 stars, with a new star added for every new state of the Union.
  9. 1820 Tuesday: In Charlestown, Massachusetts, future 35th U.S. Attorney General Charles Devens is born.  A Republican, he would serve under President Rutherford, B. Hayes from March 12, 1877, to March 04,1881.
  10. 1841 Sunday: President William Henry Harrison succumbed to pneumonia one month after his inaugural, becoming the first U.S. chief executive to die in office.   He died in Washington, D.C., at age 68.  The nation’s 9th Vice President John Tyler stepped up and became the nation’s 10th president.  
  11. 1850 Thursday:  The city of Los Angeles underwent incorporation on this date.
  12. 1859 Monday: Bryant’s Minstrels at Mechanics’ Hall in New York performed “Dixie” publicly for the first time.
  13. 1861 Thursday: In Cincinnati, Ohio, the 21st U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice John McLean died.  A Democratic-Republican, he was nominated by Andrew Jackson to succeed Robert Trimble. He served from March 07, 1829, to April 04, 1861.
  14. 1862 Friday: During the Civil War, the North launches the Peninsular Campaign with the design of capturing the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia.
  15. 1865 Tuesday: The army of Confederate General Robert E. Lee arrives at the Appomattox Courthouse in preparation for its surrender.
  16. 1887 Monday: In Argonia, Kansas, the citizens elect the first female mayor in the United States, Susanna Medora Salter.
  17. 1888 Wednesday: In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the 37th U.S. Attorney General Benjamin H. Brewster is born.  A future Republican, he would serve under President Chester A. Arthur from December 16,1881 to March 04, 1885.
  18. 1896 Saturday: The announcement of the discovery of “GOLD” in the Yukon in the Alaskan Territory creates a gold rush.
  19. 1902 Friday: British financier Cecil Rhodes left $10 million in his will that would provide scholarships for Americans to Oxford University in England. 
  20. 1905 Tuesday: An earthquake hits Kangra, India, killing 370,000 people.
  21. 1910 Monday: In Portland, Oregon, the 32nd U.S. Attorney General John Henry Williams died at age 87.  First a Democrat and then a Republican, he served under President Ulysses S. Grant from December 14, 1871, to April 25,1875.
  22. 1913 Friday: Famed black bluesman, Muddy Waters[i], was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi, on this date.
  23. 1915 Sunday: During World War I, Czarist forces continue trying to fight through the Carpathian Mountains and some of them are able to capture some outlying towns.  Still, the Kaiser cannot permit his main ally- and the reason for having gone to the war in the first place because of the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and his wife Sophie- to be knocked out of the war as it would leave Imperial Germany open to invasion from the south.  On the Southeastern Front- Russian forces are driving into Armenia in the hopes of liberating their fellow Christians from a repressive Ottoman Empire (as well as to add additional territory to their domain).
  24. 1916 Tuesday: The U.S. Senate agrees by a vote of 82-6 to join the side of the Allies in World War I.  Meanwhile, on the Western Front, all eyes are fixed on Verdun.  The death toll is horrendous for both the German attackers and the French defenders.  The loss of life in this terrible battle would cause some French units to refuse to fight.  Elsewhere, on the Southeastern Front where the Russians are fighting a series of battles from the Carpathian Mountains to Armenia, the Czar makes a change in command- General Aleksei Brusilov in place of General Nicolay Iudovich Ivanov.  Soon, General Brusilov would design the so-called “Brusilov Offensive” that would almost knock the Central Powers to their knees.
  25. 1917 Wednesday: The U.S. Senate voted 90-6 to enter World War I on the Allied side.  This would drive the Germans to launch a major offensive all across the Western Front in the hopes of pulverizing both the British and French forces before any American help can arrive.   Still, the ravages of hunger and in some places, starvation, is threatening all sides as the farmlands every nation depended upon for food have become battlefields.  The German U-Boats are trying to starve Britain while British warships continue trying to keep the Central Powers unable to import any outside foodstuffs.  Civilians are becoming desperate everywhere.
  26. 1918 Thursday: The Germans are launching all-out assaults on the Western Front along the Somme and Avre Rivers, the goal once again to knock the Allies out before all is lost.  The Imperial German forces have been able to bring most of their troops from Eastern Europe for one last push although they have to make sure the Russians stick to the agreement, they hammered out with Berlin in exchange for not having substantial portions of their western territories like the Ukraine kept as war booty.
  27. 1919 Friday: Allied troops continue fighting with White Russian forces to subdue the cancer of communism that is engulfing Russia, Eastern Europe, and even popping up in parts of eastern Germany where the authorities have their hands full.  The Germans are in dire straits, being blamed for the entire war when they were not the ones who started it; no, they came to the aid of their Austro-Hungarian allies and the rest is history as they say.
  28. 1932 Monday: After five years of research, Professor C.G. King of the University of Pittsburgh, isolated vitamin C.
  29. 1933 Tuesday: The Navy airship USS Akron crashed in severe weather off the New Jersey coastline with the loss of 73 lives.
  30. 1938 Monday: In Chicago, Illinois, Joe Louis knocks out Harry Thomas in 5 to retain the NBA heavyweight boxing title.  In doing so, Louis’ record improved to 35-1.
  31. 1940 Thursday: Acting on intelligence, French law enforcement scoops up almost 40 communists attempting to reform the outlawed communist party.  Most of them would get five years in prison while others would be let go.  Tensions are growing and with threat of a HOT WAR only weeks away, the French want to eliminate internal problems.
  32. 1941 Friday: The Afrika Korps conquers the Fascist Italian, North African port of Benghazi, Libya, driving the British into headlong retreat.  German and Italian motorized columns roll through the streets and jubilant civilians celebrate their arrival.   Elsewhere, as Germans move towards Yugoslavia, Adolf Hitler also approves a plan for the Nazis to aid their fumbling Italian allies and knock Greece out of the fight.
  33. 1942 Saturday: The Luftwaffe launches a major attack on the Soviet naval base at Kronstadt.  Although the German warplanes inflicted damage on 13 vessels, they were unable to sink any of the fleet.
  34. 1944 Tuesday: French General Charles de Gaulle forms a new government with communists among it, preparing to return to Paris when the Allies land on the Continent.  On the Eastern Front, the Germans are launching localized counterattacks with the Fourth Panzer Army which capture the western Ukrainian city of Kovel and throw back the Soviet defenders.
  35. 1945 Wednesday: The Red Army liberates Hungary from the Nazis.  Meanwhile, U.S. forces liberated the Nazi death camp Ohrdruf in Germany.  All roads lead to Berlin right now as the Allies continue forging ahead, wiping out resistance wherever they find it.
  36. 1948 Sunday: Future bassist of the Allman Brothers Band[ii], Berry Oakley was born in Chicago, Illinois.  Meanwhile, future drummer of the British rock band, Dire Straits[iii]—Pete Withers—was born on this date in Leicester, England.  
  37. 1949 Monday: Twelve nations, including the United States, signed the North Atlantic Treaty in Washington, D.C.
  38. 1952 Friday: In Belfast, Northern Ireland, future member of Thin Lizzy[iv]– Gary Moore- is born.  He would perform with the famed rock band on guitars/vocals from 1974 to 1977 and again from 1978-1979.  Elsewhere, the 61st U.S. Attorney General James P. McGranery assumed his office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under President Harry S. Truman from April 04, 1952, to January 20, 1953.
  39. 1954 Sunday: Fighting continues around Dien Bien Phu as heavy artillery bombardments continue to fall on French positions on the Huguettes and the Elianes.  The communists have been throwing one human wave after another against the French positions, but they won’t submit to the Viet Minh thugs.  The fight drags on.[v]
  40. 1955 Monday: British government signs military treaty with Iraq.  They want the oil.
  41. 1958 Friday: At Aldermaston, England, the first march against nuclear weapons takes place.
  42. 1960 Monday: Senegal declares its independence from France.  After having sacrificed their troops in French Indochina and especially at Dien Bien Phu, it’s time to sever ties and stand on their own two feet- free of French hegemony. 
  43. 1967 Tuesday: The U.S. lost its 500th plane over Vietnam and there are still another six years or so ago.
  44. 1968 Thursday: As he stood on a balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, assassin, James Earl Ray, shot and killed civil rights leader, Martin Luther King, Jr., 39.  Ray later pleaded guilty to assassinating the Reverend King and then spent the rest of his life claiming that he was the victim of a “setup.”
  45. 1969 Friday: Dr. Denton Cooley receives the first temporary artificial heart.
  46. 1972 Tuesday: The first electric power plant operated entirely by garbage begins operation.
  47. 1973 Wednesday: The original World Trade Center twin towers opened in New York City on this date.  At the time of its opening, they were the tallest buildings in the world.
  48. 1974 Thursday: Hank Aaron ties Babe Ruth’s record by hitting his 714th home run.
  49. 1975 Friday: Famed rock guitarist Steve Miller[vi] undergoes arrest for burning his girlfriend’s clothing.  Elsewhere, more than 130 people, most of them children, died when an Air Force transport plane evacuating Vietnamese orphans crash-landed shortly after takeoff from Saigon.  Finally, Bill Gates and Paul Allen form the partnership, Microsoft.
  50. 1981 Saturday: Henry Cisneros becomes the first Mexican American mayor of a large U.S. city, San Antonio, Texas.
  51. 1986 Friday: Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 213th point of season.
  52. 1987 Saturday: The Dow Jones Industrial Index went up 69.89 points, ending at record 2,390.34 points on this date.
  53. 1988 Monday: The state government of Arizona voted Governor Evan Meacham out of office because a court convicted him of diverting state funds to his auto business as well as trying to impede an investigation into a death threat to a grand jury witness on this date.
  54. 1991 Thursday: Above an elementary school in Merion, Pennsylvania, a plane carrying Senator John Heinz of Pennsylvania and six others die when it collides with a helicopter.
  55. 2002 Thursday: The Angolan civil war- a conflict that began back in 1975 with independence- has finally ended or so the victors in the war-ravaged Southwest African nation and former Portuguese colony claim.
  56. 2003 Friday: As rumors spread about Saddam Hussein being dead from American airstrikes, he goes on state TV, references the recent shooting down of a U.S. Apache helicopter, and boasts to the world that he ‘is still alive and in charge.’
  57. 2004 Sunday: PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat boastfully dismisses Israeli threats to whack him.   U.S. and other world leaders blast Israel for saying they might do a horrible thing such as murdering a world-class terrorist who has more innocent blood on his hands than any other Islamist thug.
  58. 2005 Monday: Palestinians in the West Bank are going berserk today when word has it that Israel is going to begin dumping 10,000 tons of garbage in landfills in the area.  Of course, the Palestinians claim it’s going to foul their water supply and that it’s a breach of international treaties and the like.  We say, ‘shut up, when you stop treating your citizens like garbage, urging them to commit acts of jihad, maybe the Israelis won’t treat YOU like garbage.’  (Note- Moses Scharbug III is responsible for this opinion).  Elsewhere, insurgents in Iraq launch an attack on Abu Ghraib prison to free their jihadist brethren injuring American and Iraqi troops and jailers.  The guards are able to fight the scumbags off. 
  59. 2006 Tuesday: Tom Delay, R-TX, the former majority leader in the U.S. House of Representatives announces his resignation.  Meanwhile, labor protests continue in France what with millions taking to streets across the country demanding the First Employment Contract not be put into effect.
  60. 2007 Wednesday: As House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi continues her ‘listening trip’ across the Middle East, the Israelis are having none of it, especially since she visited Syrian mass murdered President Bashar al-Assad the previous day.  Prime Minister Ehud Olmert blasts “Mumbles” for the Syrian trip saying that it was a ‘major mistake.’  He also denies that the befuddled Democrat politician handed him a ‘peace proposal.’  If she did, she probably forgot it a day later.
  61. 2008 Friday: Law enforcement authorities launch a raid on Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints owned by YFZ Ranch in Texas nets 401 children and 133 women taken into state custody.  Meanwhile, the U.S. Department of State renews a contract with Blackwater Worldwide- a company that provides security via mercenaries- to continue protecting U.S. diplomats in the world’s troubled hotspots.
  62. 2009 Saturday: Costa Rica, Malaysia, and the Philippines find themselves in trouble today.  You ask why?  Well, the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development blacklists them for being tax havens where the wealthy can hide their money.  What is wrong with that:  We all want to be able to do that… elsewhere, in North Waziristan, Pakistan, a U.S. drone strike whacks 13 jihadists convening with one another.  Yikes.
  63. 2010 Sunday: In the mine rescue in Shanxi, China, rescuers pull out 114 miners after pulling out the other 39 or so the previous day.  These poor souls have been trapped down there for more than a week, so God bless them for rescuing these poor workers.  Elsewhere, the war in Iraq continues to rage as Islamist thugs set off simultaneous car bombs outside the German, Iranian, and Egyptian embassies.  Many people on the street are killed or injured.
  64. 2011 Monday: Reports claim that China has successfully modified cows to produce ‘human milk’.  People- does this not scare the living f**k out of you?  What the hell is this communist hellhole doing?  Enough is enough.  Meanwhile, the Israelis have their hands full with the Arab Spring as the Palestinians are causing havoc along the border with Gaza and their country.  Israeli warplanes are crisscrossing Palestinian airspace letting them know that if they step out of line, they are going to light them up.
  65. 2012 Wednesday: The first deployment of U.S. Marines arrives in Australia’s city of Darwin in the Northern Territory.   Elsewhere- we hate to say this, some nations were better off under colonialism– a suicide bomber attacks the National Theater in the Somali capital of Mogadishu while a ceremony was underway killing at least 10 people and wounding God knows how many others.  Fascist Italy, please come back!
  66. 2013 Thursday: Pulitzer Prize –winning film reviewer Roger Ebert, 70, died in Chicago, Illinois.  Meanwhile, the Hubble Space Telescope observes the most distant supernova on record on this date.
  67. 2014 Friday:  The 16,480-foot Tungurahua volcano erupts twice; the volcano is located about 90 miles south of Quito in Ecuador.  Elsewhere, in a smart move, the South Korean military test fires some ballistic missiles that they hope with some improvements will be able to hit any target in the territory of their northern neighbor, North Korea.  Meanwhile, in West Africa, the rampaging Ebola epidemic has killed at least 90 people in Guinea and Liberia and now the first case has appeared in Mali.
  68. 2015 Saturday: Syrian and other Middle Eastern refugees continue to flood across the Mediterranean with the Italian navy rescuing 1,500 over the past 24 hours.  The only way to halt this insanity is for the Europeans to begin sinking the refugee vessels.  Meanwhile, the United States Army in the Obama era (it would have to be) is probing allegations that its members committed sexual assaults while deployed there between 2003-2007.  Ah, the Bush-Cheney years, that’s Barack Hussein Obama for you.
  69. 2016 Monday: Vietnam says, ‘enough is enough’ when it comes to Chi-Com intrusions into their fishing waters with their ‘fishing fleets’ which in reality, are military operations.  Vietnamese naval and marine assets board this ship and then take it under tow back to one of their ports.  Of course, Beijing starts making all manner of threats.  In the 78th NCAA Men’s National Basketball Championship, Villanova defeats North Carolina by a final score of 77-74. 
  70. 2017 Tuesday: Syrian government forces launch a chemical weapons attack on Khan Shaykhun resulting in at least 80 civilian deaths and countless others injured.  President Barack Obama had warned Bashar al-Assad that ‘if he crossed the red line and used chemical weapons, there would be hell to pay.’  No hell to pay until Donald J. Trump became president.  Meanwhile, according to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Chinese retail giant Alibaba becomes the world’s largest retailer.  You go, China, you go. 
  71. 2018 Wednesday: Since the U.S. Congress won’t act to do something on the U.S.-Mexico border, President Donald J. Trump grasps the bull by the balls and sends the U.S. National Guard to aid struggling Customs and Border Patrol officers attempting to deal with one wave after another of illegal alien invaders.  Of course, the 45th president suffers all manner of criticism for attempting to halt Democrats AND RINO Republicans’ beloved illegal aliens.  Democrats want voters and RINOs like cheap labor.  We say, “Militarize the southern border with minefields, antivehicle, antipersonnel, anti-boat obstacles, a massive wall, artillery positions, and even seed the Rio Grande with alligator pups.  When the latter grow up, they will patrol the river…
  72. 2019 Thursday: The Church of Latter-Day Saints- aka the Mormon Church- promises to roll back anti-LGBTQIA+ policies which include not baptizing the children of gay parents.  Bowed to pressure, did you?  What a shame.  Meanwhile, the governor of Guam- Lourdes “Lou” Leon Guerrero, Democrat, signs a bill permitting for the recreational use of marijuana.  Elsewhere, in the aftermath of the Christchurch mosque massacres, both New Zealand and Australia pass laws prohibiting the posting of violent content online.  If such content is posted, it must be removed immediately, or the service providers must face the consequences.
  73. 2020 Saturday: The Wuhan Virus- straight out of Wuhan, China- continues claiming lives around the world and ruining much of the global economy.  Although Beijing continues to claim that things are ‘looking really great in China,’ everyone knows this is little more than propaganda put forth by their state-run media.  Shame on them.  Current figures for today are more than one million confirmed cases what with more than 64,000 confirmed deaths worldwide.  In the United States, there are 312,076 confirmed U.S. cases and 8,496 confirmed deaths.  When this crisis ends, the world will hold the communist government of China accountable and as Chef Goldie McNamara has said, President Donald J. Trump should demand a return to the Two-China Policy of recognizing the equality of Nationalist aka Free China as a separate entity from the People’s Republic of (Communist China).
  74. 2021 Sunday: WOKE NEWS– first, permit us to say this- it is time that people stand up and slap the WOKE pansies in the mouth and say, “Hell, no, we are not going to permit a bunch of wimpified losers such as yourselves to tell us what we can and cannot say.  Furthermore, IF you want to know where WOKE stupidity came from, it emanates from 1-2 generations of young people NEVER being told ‘NO,’ or given ‘participation trophies’ or even more importantly, a belt across their sniveling, cringing asses when they were growing up.  If ever one needed an example of what happens when you spare the rod and spoil the child, this is precisely what timidity in parenting gets one.’  Okay, top GOP lawmakers say that Major League Baseball should lose its antitrust exemption over pulling the MLB All-Star Game and MLB Draft out of Georgia[vii] over the recent enactment of new voting laws.  READ the law first before you run with the WOKE HERD.  Speaking of ‘WOKE,’ President Donald J. Trump says that all Americans should boycott any business or industry pushing this ignorant WOKE agenda.  God bless you, sir.  In other WOKE news, Senator Rand Paul, R-KY, condemns Coca-Cola’s® opposition to the new election laws in the Peach State.  NO MORE Coca-Cola® for us, folks.  Speaking of President Donald J. Trump, he wishes ‘everyone an incredibly happy Easter, including all the left-wing crazies’ out there running amok.
  75. 2021 Sunday A: FOREIGN NEWS/OVERSEAS NEWS– Pakistan is struggling to stop its citizens from smuggling in oil from Iran.  Every now and then, someone makes a mistake and blows everyone sky high from tapping into pipelines or tanker trucks.  Next, the crown prince of Jordan is reportedly in home detention following the plotting of a coup against his half-brother King Abdullah.  Moving on, the final ships trapped in the Suez Canal are on their way to the high seas and freedom.   Finally, Indonesia is suffering from some serious natural disasters what with landslides after heavy rains carrying away homes, businesses, and even people.  Reportedly, at least 44 citizens are dead, numerous others missing, and thousands evacuated.  We’re with you!  Finally, recent Russian polls claim that ‘Vladimir Putin is the sexiest Russian male alive.’  Congrats, Comrade Vlad!
  76. 2021 Sunday B: POLITICAL NEWS NATIONAL– Report- at least three Democrats refuse to take campaign donations from dingdong ultra-leftist lunatic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, DS-NY 14th congressional district, aka AOC, aka Baby Evita, aka Sandy Cortez, aka the Fly, and some who have accepted money from her campaign coffers returned them.[viii]  This dingbat’s star is already waning.  Meanwhile, frontrunner in the race to replace dimwit New York City Mayor Bill Di Blasio- Andrew Yang- has left the hospital after being treated for kidney stones.
  77. 2021 Sunday C: BIDEN BORDER CATASTROPHE / JOE BIDEN NEWS– Border Democrats are looking to feeble old Joe Biden to do something quick about the border.  Senator John Barrasso, R-WY, says, ‘not only is the border crisis a humanitarian crisis, it’s also a national security crisis because we have no clue who is coming across it.’  Something must be done and soon to stop the tidal wave of diseased, low-skilled, low-IQ illegals swamping across it.   Meanwhile, government officials in the Lone Star State float the idea of using Joe Biden’s PORKULUS money to continue construction on the southern border wall.  Like Hadrian’s Wall in Roman Britain, the wall is the only thing between civilization and 1,000 years of darkness.  Speaking of Texas, Congressman Jodey Arrington, R-TX 19th congressional district, says that ‘if the Biden administration would pull back on welfare given to illegal aliens who have no business being in our country, which would stop many of them from coming (just as would a few thousand dollars spent on lead- Stinkbug).
  78. 2021 Sunday D: 2020 STOLEN/FRAUDULENT PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION– as if we needed more proof that the 2020 Presidential Election was corrupt and stolen on behalf of drooling, enfeebled Joe Biden, Maricopa County officials in the Copper State WILL NOT permit Arizona investigators to recount the 2.1 million ballots by hand, a job estimated to take up to two months at 18 hours per day.  IF everything was on the up and up as Democrats claim it was, then help the investigators instead of trying to thwart them and cover up your tracks.
  79. 2021 Sunday E: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS I– After more than two months in office, doddering old slobbering old Joe Biden finally picks up the phone and calls (his partner in crime) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.  Good for you, Joe, good for you, Joe.  Next Climate Czar, the hypocritical John F. Kerry is focusing on efforts to bring the United States and the Chi-Coms together on environmental issues.  This we would love to see…Next, after one of their own- Nation of Islam’s Noah Green- crashed into a barricade outside the U.S. Senate side of Constitution Avenue and killed one officer and injured another before being shot dead himself, Democrats on Capitol Hill are back to finding ways to secure Fort Pelosi.  Isn’t it amazing how stuff just ‘seems to occur’ that allows the Dems to rob the American people of their rights?  Elsewhere, Native Americans in Minnesota are on the warpath as they try to stop a Canadian energy project running through their state.
  80. 2021 Sunday F: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS II– GOP lawmakers in Kansas within hours of Governor Laura Kelly, Democrat, slapping a mask mandate on the people of her state, they knocked it down and out so the people of Kansas can go about their lives in a normal manner.  Excellent!  Elsewhere, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, GOP, declares a state of emergency in three counties near Tampa due to possible flooding.  Meanwhile, Seattle activists propose a new initiative which would end homelessness and homeless encampments of which, they are the national capital, and would fund housing for those affected by the new proposal.   Moving on, Congressman Madison Cawthorn, R-NC 11th congressional district, calls out demands for increased gun control as well as the politization of the U.S. military and says that Dems’ cries for ‘common sense gun laws’ means the disarmament of the American people.  God bless you, son.  
  81. 2021 Sunday G: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS III– Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com multi-billionaire is looking to buy the NFL franchise Los Angeles Chargers, valued at $2.6 billion due to massive amounts of debt.  Jeff- send them back to San Diego.  Next, Tesla is doing battle with labor unions and recent Labor Board rulings.  Good luck.  Moving on, the U.S. hits a milestone dishing out 3 million Chi-Vi vaccines per day.  This follows on the news of large numbers of the unusable Johnson & Johnson vaccines going bad.  What is up with that company?  Meanwhile, in New York City, Broadway is finally set to reopen.  About time.   Elsewhere, signs of life returning to normal continue to arise as the TSA announces that in a single day, it screened 1.5 million airline passengers.  Finally, NFL great Tom Brady’s rookie card sold for $2.25 million.
  82. 2021 Sunday H: COVID-19 STATISTICS FOR THE PLANET AS A WHOLE: 130,969,721 confirmed cases, +403,535, 2,849,208  confirmed deaths, +6,845, and 74,318,541 confirmed recoveries, +339,344.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 30,884,407 confirmed cases, up 58,026 same as yesterday’s reporting, 560,220 confirmed deaths, UP 704, and 118,829,869 confirmed recoveries.  Note- we are going to do our own estimates of recoveries based on percentages seeing as how the CDC won’t report them.[ix] 
  83. 2021 Sunday I: NOTE: SINCE JOE BIDEN BECAME PRESIDENT ON JANUARY 20, 2021, THERE HAVE BEEN 231,707 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States– feeble old Joe, in another one-to-two weeks, you will have tied the total number witnessed by the Trump administration in nearly a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.  FROZEN FIGURES TODAY…
  84. 2021 Sunday J: COVID-19 STATISTICS in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 3,678,932 confirmed cases, 59,686 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,077,024 confirmed cases, 33,651 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 30,246 confirmed cases, 464 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 370,362 confirmed cases, 5,326 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Virginia, the home of two bigwig politicians who like dressing in blackface and another who is an alleged rapist.  Currently, they have 625,148 confirmed cases, 10,329 confirmed deaths, but sadly, NO mention of confirmed recoveries. 
  85. 2021 Sunday K: FOREIGN OVERSEAS COVID-19 NUMBERS– Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 834,070 confirmed cases, 6,236 confirmed deaths, and 821,748 confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday).    Let’s look at one other country- Saudi Arabia, birthplace of Islam: 392,009 cases of the virus, 6,690 confirmed deaths and 379,312 confirmed recoveries.[x] 
  86. 2021 Sunday L: LIMITED ECONOMIC NEWS DUE TO HOLY SUNDAY– Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.56 Chinese yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.28.  As for Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000017.   In Cayman Islands dollar, one greenback equals 0.82.  In Cape Verdean Escudo, one U.S. dollar equals 93.66 of theirs.[xi]  
  87. 2021 Sunday M: U.S. NATIONAL DEBT AND GASOLINE PRICES IN THE THREE STATES IN WHICH WE HAVE CHEF-AUTHORS– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day- in California, gasoline prices have risen to over $3.917 per gallon, $2.847 in Florida, $3.692 in Hawaii, and $3.333 in Washington state.  Let’s look at one other state: Arkansas- $2.678.[xii]   Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,132,069,546,938.  Not good.   
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The next album by Robbie Robertson was a ‘best of’ compilation for his most ardent fans, “Classic Masters,” an album that came out on August 13, 2002.  The album featured a collection of tunes culled from his first two solo albums upon leaving the Band, the group that gave him fame and fortune, the group that he would leave behind and move on from due to it rapidly spiraling out of control.  We mourn the loss of the Band just as we celebrated the others regrouping and trying to regain some steam.  We also love Robbie Robertson’s unique songwriting abilities, talent that gave us songs that 50 years later are as powerful and as poignant as they are today, especially when put up against crap from Maroon Five, Coldplay, and other Bozo bands that dupe younger fans into believing they are something of value.  Please, seek this album out, give it a good listen, and consider making it a part of your daily listening pleasure- you will be glad you did.

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[i] [i]Sometime within the next decade, we hope to present the music of classic rockers Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters, and numerous others.  We know you will enjoy the presentation so please; remain vigilant for the day we do.

[ii] We hope to begin promoting the music of the Allman Brothers Band and their spin-off projects sometime within the next eight years.  We hope you will be here when we do because they are a band worthy of investigation by the readership- you will be glad you did.

[iii] We hope to offer the music of Dire Straits sometime in 2021-2022.  Please stay tuned.

[iv] We look forward to promoting the music of Thin Lizzy when we promote the music of U2, sometime within the next 4-5 years.  We hope you will be with us when we do.

[v] Our main reference for the epic battle at Dien Bien Phu is “The Last Valley” by Martin Windrow, 2004, Da Capo Press.  Please seek this amazing historical work out for a concise look at the battle that ended French control of French Indochina and the birth of Vietnam.

[vi] 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.

[vii] Cobb County, Georgia, says it stands to lose $100 million if MLB carries out their threat and even Peach State Democrats are angry with WOKE baseball.

[viii] The three Democrats are (1) Congresswoman Carolyn Boudreaux, D-GA 7th congressional district (2) Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin, D-MI 8th congressional district and (3) Congressman Conor Lamb, D-PA 17th congressional district.

[ix] Bing has returned to reporting update numbers (well, mostly).  Here is the link: (1) covid-19 u.s. and global statistics – Bing

[x] We obtain our statistics for the coronavirus from: (1) covid-19 u.s. and global statistics – Bing

[xi] (1) Currency Converter – Bing See this site for currency conversions.

[xii] AAA Gas Prices– See this site for nationwide daily gasoline averages.

92. TODAY IN HISTORY—FRIDAY, APRIL 02, 2021, UPDATE A: WOKE culture is a sickening thing to behold.  You let a couple of generations do whatever they want without any discipline and woke woosies is what one gets.  Complete parental failure.

55. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2022

2021 Wednesday Q: Ghana receives 600,000 doses of AstraZeneca’s vaccine for the Chi-Vi vaccine via the United Nations program with which vaccines will be distributed to low-income countries such as Ghana. The United States develops the vaccine in record time and then the U.N. via its COVAX program sends them to Third World countries. Good, let them be the guinea pigs.

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55. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2022:

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes; U.S. Transportation Secretary Andrew Card; U.S. Treasury Secretary William H. Crawford; U.S. Secretary of War William H. Crawford; “Help” by the Beatles, George Thorogood and the Destroyers featuring George Thorogood, Heavyweight WBA Boxing Champion Jimmy Ellis, Joe Cocker Band featuring Neil Hubbard, Michael Schenker Group featuring Derek St. Holmes, Quicksilver Messenger Service featuring Nicky Hopkins, and the Steve Miller Band featuring Lonnie Turner:

  1. 303 Tuesday: The Senate issues the first official edict for the persecution of Christians in the Roman Empire.
  2. 1510 Thursday: The 216th Roman Catholic pontiff, Pope Julius II, excommunicates the Republic of Venice.
  3. 1536 Monday: In the Papal States, future 231st Roman Catholic Pope Clement VIII is born Ippolito Aldobrandini.  He would become the shepherd of ALL Christendom on January 30, 1592, and would guide the flock until March 03, 1605.
  4. 1538 Thursday: King Ferdinand of Austria and King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign the Peace of Grosswardein uniting the two kingdoms in friendship.
  5. 1582 Wednesday: The 226th Roman Catholic pontiff, Pope Gregory XIII, issued a papal bull, or edict, ordering his calendar reforms.  The calendar we use today is the Gregorian calendar, the one he created.
  6. 1772 Monday: In Amherst County, Va., future 9th U.S. Secretary of War William H. Crawford is born.  He would serve under President James Madison from August 01, 1815, to October 22, 1816, and then became the 7th secretary of the U.S. Treasury.  In this capacity, Crawford served under President James Madison from October 22, 1816, to March 06, 1825.
  7. 1803 Thursday: In its Marbury v. Madison decision, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) established judicial review of the constitutionality of statutes.
  8. 1821 Saturday: Mexican rebels proclaimed the “Plan de Iguala,” their declaration of independence from Spain.
  9. 1836 Wednesday: Three-thousand angry Mexicans besiege the 182 defenders of the Alamo and would do so for the next 13 days.  On the final day, they would storm the ad hoc fort and put everyone to the sword and bayonet.  Imagine the outcome if the Alamo defenders had a single Gatling gun?  Priceless.   
  10. 1857 Tuesday: The first shipment of perforated postage stamps arrived at the federal government’s receiving center.
  11. 1863 Tuesday: The United States organized Arizona as a territory on today’s date.
  12. 1866 Saturday: In Washington, DC, an American flag made entirely of American bunting went on display for the first time in American history.
  13. 1868 Monday: The U.S. House of Representatives impeached President Andrew Johnson following his attempted dismissal of Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton; the Senate later acquitted Johnson.
  14. 1895 Sunday: The Cuban War of Independence against Spain begins on this date. 
  15. 1900 Saturday: New York City Mayor Van Wyck signed the contract to commence work on New York’s first rapid transit tunnel.  The tunnel would link Manhattan and Brooklyn with the groundbreaking ceremony set for March 24, 1900.
  16. 1903 Tuesday: The Cuban government leased Guantanamo Bay to the United States for use as a naval base.
  17. 1912 Saturday: The American Jewish Women’s Organization of the “Hadassah” underwent founding in New York City.
  18. 1917 Saturday: The Bolshevik Revolution (Russian Revolution) breaks out in earnest.  Meanwhile, thanks to the Zimmerman telegram, the American people learn of the possibility of Mexico coming to the aid of Germany during World War I.  The Kaiser promised the Mexican government that if they joined the Central Powers, he would reward them with ALL territories lost to the United States during the Mexican American War 1846-1848.  (and YOU think  Mexico is our friend)
  19. 1918 Sunday: The Baltic state of Estonia declares its independence from Russia.
  20. 1920 Tuesday: The German Workers Party, which later became the Nazi Party, met in Munich to adopt its platform for the upcoming elections.
  21. 1930 Monday: The 11th chief justice of the United States Supreme Court- Charles Evans Hughes- assumed his post on this date.  The over all 62nd U.S. Supreme Court justice, President William Howard Taft nominated him to fill Associate Justice David Josiah Brewer’s seat.  In this capacity, he served from October 10, 1910, to June 10, 1916.  President Herbert Hoover called Hughes back to service to become chief justice- replacing Chief Justice William Howard Taft- and in this role, he served from today until June 30, 1941.
  22. 1933 Friday: The League of Nations orders Japan to leave Manchuria.  Japan, of course, tells them to go ‘f**k off.’  For many, the invasion of northern China by Imperial Japanese forces marks the REAL beginning of World War II which would drag on for twelve long years.
  23. 1938 Thursday: The first nylon bristle toothbrush, manufactured by DuPont under the name “Dr. West’s Miracle Toothbrush,” went on sale and replaced earlier toothbrushes that manufacturers made from animal hair.
  24. 1940 Saturday: In Louisville, Kentucky, future heavyweight boxing champion Jimmy Ellis is born.   During his career, he fought 53 professional bouts, notching up 40 wins (24 by KO), 12 losses, and one draw.  His career began on April 19, 1965, through May 06, 1975.  For a brief period, he owned the WBA heavyweight boxing title of the world.
  25. 1941 Monday: The Battle of the Atlantic heats up as the German U-Boat campaign against Great Britain continues wracking up one success after another against Allied shipping.
  26. 1942 Tuesday: During World War II, a Soviet submarine torpedoed the SS Struma, a charter ship attempting to carry Jewish refugees from Romania to Palestine.  All but one of the 769 refugees on board perished.  Elsewhere, the Voice of America (VOA) aired for the first time.
  27. 1944 Thursday: Nicky Hopkins, famed keyboardist who played with all the English bands as well as some of the San Francisco bands such as the Quicksilver Messenger Service[i], during the 1960’s and into the 1990’s, was born on this date in Perivale, Middlesex, England.
  28. 1945 Saturday: During World War II, U.S. soldiers liberated the Philippine capital of Manila.
  29. 1946 Sunday: Juan Peron[ii] won election as the next president of Argentina on this date.
  30. 1947 Monday: Future bassist with the Steve Miller Band[iii]—Lonnie Turner—is born on this date in Berkeley, California.
  31. 1948 Tuesday: Future rock-and-roll guitarist, Neil Hubbard, who played with Joe Cocker[iv] among others, is born on this date in Great Britain.
  32. 1950 Friday: Future rock guitar phenom—George Thorogood[v]—is born in Wilmington, Delaware, on this date.
  33. 1953 Tuesday: In Riverview, Michigan, future rhythm guitarist in the Michael Schenker Group- Derek St. Holmes- is born. 
  34. 1956 Friday: The city of Cleveland invoked a 1931 law that barred people under the age of 18 from dancing in public without an adult guardian present.
  35. 1961 Friday: The Federal Communications Commission authorized the nation’s first full-scale trial of pay television in Hartford, Connecticut.
  36. 1965 Wednesday: The Beatles[vi] begin filming “Help” in the Bahamas.
  37. 1968 Saturday: U.S. troops retake the Vietnamese city of Hue during the Tet Offensive.  For a long time, the South Vietnamese government would not permit the bombing of the historic inner city but once the U.S. was able to concentrate artillery, airstrikes, and CS gas against the communists, the NVA died in droves.
  38. 1971 Wednesday: Algeria nationalizes French oil companies in its country.
  39. 1977 Thursday: President Jimmy Carter informs the world that it will consider human rights when it comes to doling out foreign aid[vii]
  40. 1980 Sunday: The U.S. Olympic hockey team defeats Finland, 4-2, to win the gold medal.
  41. 1981 Tuesday:  Buckingham Palace announced the engagement of Britain’s Prince Charles to Lady Diana Spencer. 
  42. 1982 Wednesday: At the Playboy Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J., heavyweight boxer Leon Spinks wins a 10-round unanimous decision over his opponent, Ivy Brown, to put his pro record to 11-3-2.
  43. 1983 Thursday: A congressional commission released a report condemning the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II as a “grave injustice.”  Serious scholars must note, however, that a Democratic President, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, is the one who pushed for it and then authorized it.  Meanwhile, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above 1,100 for the first time.
  44. 1984 Friday: The Iraqi air force resumes its attacks on Iran during the Iran-Iraq War.
  45. 1987 Tuesday: Astronomers discovered an exploding supernova in the Large Magellanic Cloud galaxy.
  46. 1988 Wednesday: In a ruling that expanded legal protections for parody and satire, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) unanimously overturned a $150,000 award that the Reverend Jerry Falwell had won against Hustler magazine and its publisher, Larry Flynt.    
  47. 1989 Friday: Iran’s Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini offers $1-3 million bounty on the head of author Salman Rushdie, the author of “Satanic Verses.”  Elsewhere, a United Airlines 747 jet rips open in flight, killing nine people.  The flight was from Honolulu to New Zealand.
  48. 1991 Sunday: U.S. and allies begin a ground assault on Iraqi troops in Kuwait and Iraq during the Gulf War.
  49. 1992 Monday: The 11th U.S. Transportation Secretary Andrew Card assumed his post on this date.  A Republican, he served under President George H. W. Bush from today until January 20, 1993.
  50. 1996 Saturday: Cuba downed two small American planes operated by the group Brothers to the Rescue that it claimed were violating Cuban airspace; all four pilots died in the unprovoked attack.
  51. 1998 Tuesday: The Queen of England knights Elton John.
  52. 2002 Sunday: The XIX Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City/Quebec City begin.
  53. 2007 Saturday: The Virginia General Assembly passed a resolution expressing “profound regret” for the state’s role in slavery.   Elsewhere, in Springfield, Virginia, heavyweight boxer Oliver McCall, aka the Atomic Bull, wins an 8-round unanimous decision over Marion Wilson to put his pro record to 50-8 (2 no contests).
  54. 2008 Sunday: Fidel Castro resigns as president of Cuba; his brother, Raul, wins a unanimous election to succeed him.
  55. 2011 Thursday: In Libya, anti-Gadhafi forces take control of Zuara, a town to the west of the capital city, Tripoli.  Meanwhile, in Yemen, President Ali Abdullah Saleh orders the police to protect protesters.
  56. 2012 Friday: The IAEA reports that Iran has been hard at work expanding its nuclear capabilities.
  57. 2013 Sunday: In Los Angeles, California, the 85th Academy Awards takes place with “Argo” winning best picture, Ang Lee, best director, Daniel Day-Lewis, best actor, and Jennifer Lawrence, best actress.  Meanwhile, in Cuba, Raul Castro wins reelection to a second term as the president (dictator) of Communist Cuba.
  58. 2014 Monday: Representative John Dingell[viii], an 87-year-old Democrat congressman who has been in office for 29 terms, announces he will retire at the end of his current term.  The reason he gives is that although his health is ‘fine,’ he can no longer do his job effectively because of the ‘hostile climate’ in the U.S. House of Representatives.  Oh, boohoo, congressman, when the Democrats were screwing the GOP, you could care less.  What a schmuck.  Elsewhere, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti-gay bill that punished gay sex with up to life in prison.  Meanwhile, writer-director-actor Harold Ramis, 69, died in Glencoe, Illinois.
  59. 2015 Tuesday: According to Brainy History, U.S. President Barack Obama[ix] vetoes the Keystone XL Pipeline project, which would extend the existing Keystone pipeline and connect Canadian oil directly to U.S. Gulf Coast refineries; environmentalist nuts claim the pipeline extension will add to climate change.
  60. 2016 Wednesday: The government of Hungary announces it’s going to convene a meeting of its parliament to determine as to whether it’s going to accept European Union-mandated ‘migrant quotas.’  Hundreds of thousands of Middle Eastern, North African, and even Sub-Saharan migrants- mostly males of military age- are pouring into Europe seeking ‘asylum.’
  61. 2017 Friday: J.C. Penney- the company that set the standard for commercial retail stores- announces that it’s going to close between 120 to 130 stores as well as two distribution centers.   The store has made poor decisions by bringing in younger, more hip leaders in the organization that have trashed the brand and ruined the legacy of its founder.
  62. 2018 Saturday: The U.N. Security Council unanimously demanded a 30-day cease-fire across Syria to deliver humanitarian aid and evacuate the wounded, as the death toll reached 500 from a Syrian bombing campaign in the rebel-held suburbs of Damascus.  Unfortunately, the cease-fire failed to take hold.  Elsewhere, the body of the Rev. Billy Graham arrived at the library bearing his name in Charlotte, N.C., where he would lie in repose for two days.  Meanwhile, at the Winter Olympics in South Korea, American men won the gold medal in curling in a decisive upset of Sweden; it was only the second curling medal in U.S. history.  (Editor’s note: curling is a bullshit sport).  Finally, in the aftermath of the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre 2018 at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School, WOKE liberal corporations such as Hertz Rent-a-Car, United Airlines, Delta Airlines, and First National Bank of Omaha sever ties with the National Rifle Association.
  63. 2019 Sunday: In the 91st Academy Awards, “Bohemian Rhapsody,” the film about Freddie Mercury and Queen[x] wins four big awards while “Black Panther,” “Green Book” (Best Picture), and “Roma” which had four awards.  It was tough going between “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “Black Panther,” both films were extremely popular.  It’s a shame Chadwick Boseman couldn’t have won Best Actor.
  64. 2020 Tuesday: Armenia closes its border with Iran following the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus in that country.  Oman- in the Persian Gulf- shuts off air traffic from Iran into its country.  In Italy, another 74 cases of the Xi Jinping Bat Flu brings the country’s number of cases to 224 what with another four fatalities.  Next, due to South Korea’s outbreak of coronavirus, Vietnam announces its airlines will suspend flight to the country the following day.   In the United States, reported cases are now at 53 as they begin to spread in the Pacific Northwest.  Pakistan’s airlines suspend flights to the People’s Republic of China as it attempts to arrest the number of cases coming to its borders.  Around the Persian Gulf, various nations are reporting their first cases while in Europe, Spain reports its first cases.  
  65. 2021 Wednesday: Day 36 of the Biden Regime- Sean Hannity reports that the Democrats  are striving to find a way with which, they can remove the nuclear codes from the responsibilities of the president, i.e., the commander-in-chief which in this case is ‘Joe Biden’ (in truth, Barack Obama via Kamala Harris).  House Democrats want to hold sole authority for launching nuclear weapons should the necessity arise the United States needs to launch them.  Why would the Democrats be striving to weaken the powers of the president? 
  66. 2021 Wednesday A: Much to the disgust of New York Attorney General Leticia James, the ever-volatile chief lawmaker of the Empire State, no charges will be filed against the seven Rochester police officers involved in the death of druggie Daniel Prude, a doped-up fool who was naked but for a spit hood on his head.  Ms. James sought to make the case a focal point of her career, but her hopes were dashed when a grand jury found the officers behaved within department policy. 
  67. 2021 Wednesday B: Failed Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says that he is a ‘yes vote’ on the confirmation of Judge Merrick Garland to be the nation’s next attorney-general.  “Cocaine Mitch” joins ranks with several other RINOs to announce a ‘yes vote’ for the wily evader of all pertinent questions.   Elsewhere, 13 Republican House members urge the FCC chair to back ‘free speech’ over leftist demands for ‘censorship’ of all speech other than what they approve.   Meanwhile, the Dems hold hearings on Capitol Hill in the House with which to forge ahead of de-platforming One America News, Newsmax, and Fox News Channel.  We expect they will soon come after Talk Radio as well as online speech in blogs.    Finally, 14 House Republicans are requesting the FBI provide information on just how deep Congressman Eric “Farter-in-Chief” Swalwell’s ties go to communist China.  The Republicans want to know just how compromised the government is by the Democrat’s schlepping of a Chi-Com intelligence agent.  We want to know the answers, too.
  68. 2021 Wednesday C: The White House press briefing room is cleared and cleaned after an unnamed reporter tests positive for the Chi-Com Bat Flu.  Meanwhile, the U.S. Supreme Court is set to hold hearings on Republican-requested curbs on the Democrats scheme to federalize ALL voting via the H.R. 1 ‘For the People’ bulls**t bill currently being pushed by the Dems.  This bill is wholly unconstitutional.   Elsewhere, RINO Congressman Fred Upton, Michigan 6th District, finds himself censured yet again over his recent vote to expel Georgia Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene from the haloed halls of Congress over her support of President Donald J. Trump.  Cass County, Michigan, slapped the censure on him today.   Finally, former President Barack Hussein Obama says that ‘white resentment and resistance’ is what stalled discussion of reparations for those descended from slaves.[xi]
  69. 2021 Wednesday D:  Free Speech founder Bradley Smith says the ‘Democrats targeting conservatives is a rank abuse of power.’  Yet, the Democrats are working overtime to prevent conservative speech being heard anywhere.  Elsewhere, another federal judge bans the enforcement of the ban of deporting illegal aliens.  Under the Biden regime, ALL illegal aliens can remain in the country.  Also- why aren’t the Democrats weeping and wailing over the big blue Quonset huts down along the southern border filled to the brim with the 5,000 illegal aliens being apprehended per day?  When Trump was president, they were gnashing their teeth, smearing their fetid bodies with ashes, donning sackcloth, and scourging their backs.  Now, not so much.  Hypocrites.
  70. 2021 Wednesday E: The International Olympic Committee is preparing to announce its preferred bidder for the 2032 Summer Olympics.  Who could it be?  Russia?  The Chi-Coms?  Iran?  We’ll have to wait and see.  Speaking of Iran, people are speculating that all the missiles being fired out of the crap-hole country are a message directed at the ‘Biden administration.’   Elsewhere, everyone was awaiting information as to when the court date for aged rocker Bruce “I Love Obama” Springsteen[xii] were going to be.  Then, we heard the court threw out the drunken driving charges against the “Boss.”   In other sad news, the Cancel Culture now labels the movie, “Grease,” as being BAD.  It’s bad because they claim there’s misogyny, that it’s sexist, that it’s homophobic, and that it slut-shames.’  Gee whiz sounds like a movie everyone should see.  This is the trouble when a bunch of morons attempts to judge the past by the present.  Remember lefties, one day, YOU will be the ones a future generation is judging.   
  71. 2021 Wednesday F: A recent anthropological study suggests that when early humans came to the Americas between 10-12 thousand years ago (although evidence suggests human habitation in North America as far back as 60,000 years), dogs traveled here with them.   In other news, an upcoming U.S. report lays the blame for the death of U.S.-Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi directly at the feet of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman. 
  72. 2021 Wednesday G: Democrats are set to vote on their PORKULUS, aka the COVID-19 Relief Bill this Friday.  Out of $1.9 trillion (money being borrowed from the Chi-Coms), $350 billion is going to state and local governments (think Andrew “Killer” Cuomo, Mayor Bill Di Blasio, Gavin “The Smiler” Newsom, Mayor Eric Garcetti, and other BIG BLUE STATE liberal locales.  Another $86 billion is going to fund union pension plans (think teachers’ unions and the like), $129 billion to schools, whether they reopen or not, another $15 billion to Medicaid expansion (think FREE healthcare for illegal aliens), $30 billion for public transit (liberals hate private cars), and at least $500 million for the arts, humanities, museums, and libraries.  ONLY 9-percent of this appalling amount of cash is going to Chinese Virus needs.  Senator Rand Paul, R-KY, says, ‘it’s crazy to borrow money to fund this liberal wish list of bailouts, handouts, giveaways, and bull crap.’  However, more than 150 BIG BUSINESS executives support this insanity as they hope to latch their grubby mitts onto this handout of money borrowed from Beijing.    
  73. 2021 Wednesday H: Congressman Michael Waltz, R-FL, serving on the House task force on the Chi-Coms says there is NO way the Chi-Coms should host the Olympics and that to have the American flag flying in the PRC would be wrong.  The Chi-Coms bear full responsibility for the deaths of victims of the ‘VID and that to honor them would be to dishonor everyone else. 
  74. 2021 Wednesday I: Here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 112,214,084 confirmed cases, +389,387, 2,487,568, confirmed deaths, +10,900, and 63,368,513 confirmed recoveries, +269,020.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 28,526,532 confirmed cases, up 63,214 from yesterday’s reporting, 507,469 confirmed deaths, UP 2,234, and 11,166,500 confirmed recoveries, UP- UNKNOWN- same number as the last four-plus week’s number- WTF.  NOTE: SINCE JOE BIDEN BECAME PRESIDENT ON JANUARY 20, 2021, THERE HAVE BEEN 178,955 CHI-VI DEATHS.  Joe, you said you had a plan- where the hell is it you feeble old Chi-Com stooge?  It seems that everyone around ‘Pro-China Joe’ is ‘Pro-Chi-Coms.’
  75. 2021 Wednesday J: 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: 3,543,162 confirmed cases, 49,895 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 28,000 confirmed cases, 431 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 339,051 confirmed cases, 4,947 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other state: Oklahoma: currently, they have 421,010 confirmed cases, 4,264 confirmed deaths, and 403,159 confirmed recoveries.  Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 759,572 confirmed cases, 5,634 confirmed deaths, and 712,555 confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other country, shall we?  Mexico: 2,052,266 confirmed cases, 181,809 confirmed deaths, and 1,607,869 confirmed recoveries.    In other interesting Chinese Virus news, medical researchers now fear coronavirus variants.  Will they subject us to continued lockdowns, restrictions, and intimidation?  F**k them.  Next, the ‘Biden administration’ says it’s shipping 14.5 million doses of the Wuhan Virus Crisis vaccine to the states this week.   Finally, the FDA says that Johnson & Johnson’s Xi Jinping Bat Flu vaccine meets emergency usage standards.  
  76. 2021 Wednesday K:  Here are today’s Stock Market closes: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 31,961.86, UP 424.51 points (+1.35%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,597.97, UP 132.77 points (+0.99%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,925.43, UP 44.06 points (+1.14%).  The price of GOLD is $1,804.00 per troy oz., +6.10 (+0.34%) while the price of SILVER is $28.01 per troy ounce, +0.15 (+0.52%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,275.40 per troy oz, +17.50 (+1.39%) while the price of COPPER is $4.32 per pound, +0.02 (+0.51%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,442.50 per troy oz, +89.50 (+3.80%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $63.45 per barrel, +0.23 (+0.36%).  Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.46 Chi-Com yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.82 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.36.  Next, one American dollar equals 0.000020 Bitcoin.  Meanwhile, new home sales are up by 4-percent whereas new mortgages are down by 11-percent.
  77. 2021 Wednesday L: The state attorney general of West Virginia- Patrick Morrissey- rejects lawmakers’ calls to ban or censor news programming.   Meanwhile, Donald Trump teases his upcoming speech at CPAC by suggesting that he’s going to blast enfeebled Joe Biden and tease his upcoming 2024 run for the White House.  This would explain why the Dems are seeking to make Joe Biden a ‘prime minister’ and neuter his presidency (if you can call it that).  Next, noted legal scholar Jonathan Turley suggests the ‘new red scare’ is intimidating conservative voices into silence.  Regarding this, Arizona GOP Congressman Andy Biggs says the ‘pressure on media platform providers to silence conservative voices is intense.  Finally, Palm Beach County, Florida, refuses to lower flags for famed radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh. 
  78. 2021 Wednesday M: Stay tuned for tonight’s Powerball and Super Lotto drawings.  First, here are the numbers for the Super Lotto Draw #3537 with a $23 million on the line: 07, 34, 38, 44, 47, and Mega 07.  Out of 113,786 winning tickets, the highest winners were TWO people who had FIVE numbers but no Mega for a prize of $18,478.  One ticket was sold at a Chevron in Los Angeles, CA  while the second was at Sky Fuel in El Cajon, CA 92021.  Next, here are the results for the Powerball #823 with a $90 million jackpot just waiting to be grabbed by some lucky individual: 04, 33, 43, 53, 65, and Powerball 21.  Out of 56,233 winning tickets, ONE person had FOUR numbers PLUS the Powerball for a prize of $32,139.
  79. 2021 Wednesday N: A former aid to New York Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo details the ongoing sexual harassment she suffered at the hands of this slack-jawed bottom-feeder.  Shame, Andrew, shame.  Elsewhere, a misguided poll reports that a majority of Republicans back Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion Chinese Virus Relief Bill.  We do not believe this report.   Meanwhile, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy blasts the Democrats’ attempt at de-platforming conservative news media sites.  He also says that President Donald J. Trump’s help in retaking the House for the GOP is going to be extremely important.   Next, failed- and- censured Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney, RINO, continues bad-mouthing President Donald J. Trump, blaming him for the Antifa- and- Black Lives Matter- led Capitol Hill Riots of January 6, 2021, the very same riots used by Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi to turn Washington, D.C.’s Capitol Hill and White House into a Baghdad-like Green Zone.  Some wag on Newsmax said that Congresswoman Cheney is auditioning for a future job on CNN (or better- MSNBC).  Liz, from all of us to you, “SHUT YOUR RINO MOUTH!”  Congressman McCarthy whip this RINO into line or strip her of her committee assignments the same way the RINOs did Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor-Greene.   
  80. 2021 Wednesday O: Grant Stinchfield reports on Newsmax that Chi-Com facial recognition software is being used in the United States.   As he says, ‘overreaching surveillance in the U.S. is infringing on every American’s civil liberties.’  As he says, the Chi-Coms tested the software on Uighur Muslims who slave away in Xinjiang concentration camps on behalf of Coca-Cola, Nike, Apple, and other global corporations (as well as have their organs harvested for the global organ market) and now with the help of Democrats like ‘Pro-China Joe’ Biden and others are transforming the entire world into a vast surveillance state.  Speaking of ‘Pro-China Joe,’ the old coot he’s also revoking Trump-imposed bans on the numbers of foreign workers and Green Card holders allowed into the United States.  In a country beset by Chi-Com-caused Panda Pandemic unemployment, ‘Old Joe’ is flooding the country with hundreds of thousands (and soon millions) of people who are going to Americans’ jobs.  Time for the RED STATES to form a new country and abandon ship.   In other news, calls for the impeachment of Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo continue to grow led by Democrats in state government.
  81. 2021 Wednesday P: Jen Psaki says 11 million illegal alien fence-jumpers and river-swimmers and visa-overstays will soon have a pathway to citizenship.  The Dems continue braying about ’11 million, 11 million, 11 million’ when in fact, sources within the government say the number is closer to 30 to 50 million illegal aliens hiding in the shadows except, of course, when they commit crimes on one another and against U.S. citizens.  When the 11 million illegals are ‘legalized,’ they are going to receive free health care, free housing, free food stamps, free in-state tuition, free transportation, free this, free that while American citizens foot the bill and languish without jobs. 
  82. 2021 Wednesday Q: Ghana receives 600,000 doses of AstraZeneca’s vaccine for the Chi-Vi vaccine via the United Nations program with which vaccines will be distributed to low-income countries such as Ghana.  The United States develops the vaccine in record time and then the U.N. via its COVAX program sends them to Third World countries.  Good, let them be the guinea pigs.  Next, the White House says a call between President Biden and Saudi Arabia’s King Salman will ‘happen soon.’  White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki told reporters Wednesday that a classified U.S. report confirms the fact that Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman ordered the hit on Jamal Khashoggi.  C’ est la vie.
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[i] We presented the music of Quicksilver Messenger Service on two different occasions.  The first commenced on Friday, 25-March-2011 through Monday, 04-April-2011.  The second cycle with newer albums began on Tuesday, 20-August-2013 through Monday, 02-September-2013.  We hope you will check the albums out by visiting whatever site you do for nothing but the absolute best in rock music.

[ii] Juan Peron’s wife, Eva Peron, is the woman who that dingbat from the Bronx, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez models her loser self after which is why we have bestowed upon her the name, “Baby Evita.”

[iii] 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.

[iv] We definitely look forward to presenting the music of Joe Cocker, the famed British ex-bricklayer who blew the minds of the world at the 1969 Woodstock Music and Arts Festival.  Please stay tuned for further developments.

[v] Not sure when we will begin promoting the music of George Thorogood but when we do you will be the first to know. 

[vi] 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.    The album, “Help!” appeared on Tuesday, 15-November-2016.  Please seek out this massive offering by visiting the blog posts between those dates. You will be glad you did.

[vii] In 2020, Democrats are whining that Donald Trump wanted a quid pro quo from Ukraine to get U.S. military aid.  Yet here, we have a prime example as to WHY and HOW foreign aid is doled out by countries around the world.  President Jimmy Carter said that ‘he would consider human rights abuses before doling out American aid to countries around the world.  Quid pro quo?  You had better flipping believe it and a damned good one in our view so Democrats, stop with the f**king sniveling, enough is enough already.

[viii] In 2019, the question is, “Is the late John Dingell looking UP or is he looking DOWN?

[ix] Many believe Barack Obama should be disqualified as a president because most believe he was born outside the United States which would ban him from ever seeking the highest office in the land.  At the very least, an asterisk should be placed by his name in all U.S. history books.

[x] We began promoting the music of Queen- as well as its individual members (Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, and John Deacon)- on Monday, 14-January-2019 through Monday, 01-April-2019.  We hope you will seek them out and consider adding them to your collection.

[xi] The real reason as to WHY talk of reparations stalled is because (1) it’s crazy, there is NO one alive today descended from slavery prior to 1865 and (2) Democrats love talking about it but will never do anything to solve it as once they solve it, they can no longer use it as a drum to beat around the clock.  Besides, there are so many interracial couples, kids, and others so how is it going to work, is the WHITE spouse going to hand the BLACK spouse a check?  What’s more, what the liberals never tell you is that like the COVID-19 relief, the recipients will have to pay taxes on this money.  When it comes to liberals there are no FREE lunches.  Period.  It’s also important to note that Obama would never have been elected TWICE without white voters so Mr. ‘Unqualified President (due to being born in Kenya and not in the United States) Obama, STFU.

[xii] We will never promote the music of this no-talent POS.

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33. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 02, 2022:

Ground Hog Day

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices William Cushing and John Blair; U.S. Attorneys General William B. Saxbe, Edward H. Levi, and John Ashcroft; Acting DHS Secretary David Pekoske; U.S. Department of Homeland Security Director Alejandro Mayorkas;  U.S. Transportation Secretaries John Volpe and Claude Brinegar; U.S. Treasury Secretary David F. Houston; U.S. Senator John Cornyn; Reichsminister Konstantin Von Neurath; Aerosmith featuring Rick Dufay, the Hollies featuring Graham Nash, the Steve Miller Band featuring Ross Valory, and Stone Temple Pilots featuring Robert DeLeo:

  1. 962 Tuesday: The 130th Roman Catholic Pope John XII crowns German King Otto I the Great emperor.
  2. 1119 Sunday: The 162nd Roman Catholic Pope Callixtus II assumed his position as the shepherd of all Christendom on this date.  He would guide his earthly flock from today until December 13, 1124.  
  3. 1536 Sunday: Pedro de Mendoza of Spain founded present-day Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  4. 1649 Tuesday: In the Kingdom of Naples, future 245th Roman Catholic Pope Benedict XIII is born Pietro Francesco.  He would become pontiff on May 29, 1724, and would serve his global flock until February 21, 1730.  
  5. 1653 Sunday: City leaders incorporated New Amsterdam—now New York City—on this date.
  6. 1709 Saturday: After suffering shipwreck for five years, British sailor Andrew Selkirk undergoes rescue, which serves as the inspiration for the story of “Robinson Crusoe.”
  7. 1769 Thursday: The 248th Roman Catholic Pope Clement XIII ends his time as the Vicar of Christ on this date.  He first became the shepherd of all Christendom on July 06, 1758.
  8. 1790 Tuesday: The third U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice William Cushing took his place on the nation’s high court on this date.  President George Washington nominated him to serve on the nation’s high court and he served until his death on September 13, 1810.  The 5th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice John Blair also took his place on the nation’s high court on this date.  He served until his resignation on October 25, 1795.
  9. 1811 Saturday: Russian colonists found Ft. Ross settlement north of San Francisco.
  10. 1831 Wednesday: The 254th Roman Catholic Pope Gregory XVI assumed his role as pontiff on this date.  He would be the shepherd of global Catholicism until June 01, 1846.  
  11. 1848 Wednesday: The Treaty of Guadeloupe Hidalgo, ending the Mexican American War, underwent signing, which led to the U.S. purchasing California, Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico from Mexico for $15 million.  Some feel that it is this conflict that drives the Mexican Reconquista to reclaim these lands for Mexico.  Meanwhile, the first group of Chinese immigrants arrives in San Francisco, California.
  12. 1863 Monday: Samuel Langhorne Clemons used a pseudonym for the first time—Mark Twain.
  13. 1870 Wednesday: The “Cardiff Giant,” supposedly the petrified remains of a human discovered in Cardiff, New York, is nothing more than carved gypsum as proven by scientists.
  14. 1873 Sunday: Future Reichsminister of Foreign Affairs Konstantin Von Neurath is born in Germany on this date.
  15. 1876 Wednesday: The National League of Professional Baseball Clubs (known as the National League) formed in New York City.  
  16. 1878 Saturday: Greece declares war on the Ottoman Empire.  It is a clash for freedom by the Christians against the Muslim oppressors.
  17. 1882 Thursday: Irish poet and novelist James Joyce was born in a town near Dublin, Ireland, on this date.
  18. 1887 Wednesday: Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, held its first Groundhog Day Festival.
  19. 1892 Tuesday: William Painter patented the bottle cap on this date.
  20. 1893 Thursday: The Edison Studio in West Orange, N.J., made history when they filmed the first motion picture close-up.  Thomas A. Edison owned the groundbreaking studio.
  21. 1912 Friday: Frederick R. Law parachuted from the torch of the Statue of Liberty in a stunt filmed by Pathe News.
  22. 1913 Sunday: New York City’s rebuilt Grand Central Terminal officially opened to the public.
  23. 1914 Monday: Charles Chaplin made his movie debut as the comedy short “Making a Living” hit movie theaters.
  24. 1915 Tuesday: Israeli political leader Abba Eban was born in Cape Town, South Africa.
  25. 1920 Monday: The nation’s 48th U.S. Treasury Secretary David F. Houston assumed office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under President Woodrow Wilson from today until March 03, 1921.
  26. 1922 Thursday: The James Joyce novel “Ulysses” undergoes publication in Paris on Joyce’s 40th birthday.
  27. 1923 Friday: The United States signs a treaty of friendship with Central American countries.
  28. 1932 Tuesday: Convicted of tax fraud, mobster Al Capone heads for federal prison.
  29. 1933 Thursday: Herman Goering prohibits communists from holding meetings in Germany.
  30. 1935 Saturday: Leonard Keeler conducted the first test of the polygraph machine in Portage, Wisconsin.
  31. 1942 Monday: A Los Angeles Times editorial urges crackdown on Japanese Americans in the aftermath of the Pearl Harbor sneak attack.  Elsewhere in Blackpool, England, future guitarist/vocalist Graham Nash, who played with both the Hollies[i] and with Crosby, Stills & Nash (and Young)[ii], is born.  Elsewhere, in the China-Burma-India Theater of World War II, U.S. General Joseph “Vinegar Joe” Stilwell is named chief-of-staff to Nationalist Chinese commander Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek as well as the commander-in-chief of all forces in the theater.
  32. 1943 Tuesday: The remainder of Nazi forces from the 163-day Battle of Stalingrad surrendered in a major victory for the Soviets in World War II.  Of the more than 250,000 German, Rumanian, Hungarian, and Italian troops that fought in and around the city, more than half died in the conflict.   The survivors marched into captivity, most of whom would not survive it.  The Nazi government reports the defeat, the first defeat of its forces made known to the German people.  Meanwhile, Lt. Gen. Erwin Rommel and the Afrika Korps retreat deeper into Tunisia with enemies to both the west and east.
  33. 1944 Wednesday:  As the Battle of Anzio continues, German forces once again bloody up American forces in the Battle of Cisterna.  Field Marshall Albert Kesselring is preparing a major counterstroke against the struggling allies that will begin tomorrow.  Meanwhile, farther down the interior of Italy, the U.S. 5th Army is preparing to hit the German paratroopers still holding out at Monte Cassino.  The Allies never planned on the resistance the Germans were prepared to offer them once they crossed over from Sicily to mainland Italia.
  34. 1945 Friday: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill left for a summit in Yalta with Soviet leader Josef Stalin.  Elsewhere, U.S. B-29 bombers attack naval docks held by the Japanese in Singapore.
  35. 1946 Saturday: Manufacturers created the first Buck Rogers automatic pistol on this date.
  36. 1948 Monday: President Harry S. Truman urges Congress to adapt a Civil Rights program.
  37. 1949 Wednesday: Ross Valory, future bassist with the Steve Miller Band[iii] (“Rock Love” album) and for Journey[iv] was born on this date in San Francisco, California.  Elsewhere, golfer Ben Hogan suffered serious injuries in an automobile accident on this date.  
  38. 1952 Saturday: Future rock guitarist, Rick Dufay, who would fill in for Joe Perry with Aerosmith[v], 1980-1984, is born in Paris, France, on this date.   Meanwhile, in Houston, Texas, future GOP Senator John Cornyn who would go on to represent his home state in the U.S. Senate is born on this date.  He would enter the august body on December 02, 2002.
  39. 1957 Saturday: The United Nations adopts a resolution calling for a withdrawal of Israeli troops following the Suez Canal Crisis.
  40. 1958 Sunday: Syria joins Egypt in the United Arab Republic.
  41. 1959 Monday: Coach Vincent Lombardi signs a five-year contract to coach the Green Bay Packers.  Meanwhile, rocker Buddy Holly gives his final performance.
  42. 1961 Thursday: Hijackers of a Portuguese ocean liner, the Santa Maria, allowed the passengers and crew to disembark in Brazil, a week, and a half after seizing the ship.
  43. 1962 Friday: Eight of nine planets align for the first time in 400 years.
  44. 1964 Sunday: Ranger 6, a lunar probe launched by NASA, crashed onto the surface of the moon as planned, but failed to send back any TV images.
  45. 1966 Wednesday: In Montclair, New Jersey, future bassist/backing vocalist with the Stone Temple Pilots (1989-2003 / 2008-present), Robert DeLeo- is born.
  46. 1967 Thursday: The American Basketball Association underwent formation by representatives of the NBA.
  47. 1971 Tuesday: Idi Amin, having seized power in Uganda by ousting President Milton Obote, proclaims himself president.
  48. 1973 Friday: The nation’s second U.S. Transportation Secretary John Volpe stepped down from office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President Richard M. Nixon from January 22, 1969, until today.  His replacement- the 3rd U.S. Transportation Secretary Claude Brinegar- assumed office today.  A Republican, he served under Presidents Richard M. Nixon and then Gerald R. Ford from today until February 01, 1975.  In other news on this date, up-and-coming heavyweight slugger, Mike “Hercules” Weaver, improves his pro record to 1-2 by beating opponent, Carlos Lopez in a 5-round heavyweight bout on points.
  49. 1975 Sunday: The 70th U.S. Attorney General William B. Saxbe left office on this date.  A Republican, he served under Presidents Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford from January 04, 1974, to February 02, 1975, then became ambassador to India.  His replacement- the 71st U.S. Attorney General Edward H. Levi assumed his post today.  A Republican, he served under President Gerald R. Ford from February 02, 1975, to January 20, 1977.
  50. 1980 Saturday: NBC News reported the FBI had conducted a sting operation targeting members of Congress using phony Arab businesspersons in what the nation would know as “Abscam.”
  51. 1982 Tuesday: Syrian government troops battle Islamic fundamentalists in Hama, Syria.
  52. 1988 Tuesday: In a speech, the broadcast networks declined to carry live, President Ronald Reagan pressed his case for aid to the Nicaraguan Contras ahead of a vote by the U.S. House of Representatives.  The three major broadcast TV networks declined to carry the speech, which was covered by CNN; a divided House voted to reject Reagan’s request for $36.2 million in new aid.  The fact that the television networks will collude to prevent a Republican president from getting his message out is why President Donald J. Trump, 31 years later, uses Twitter to get word to the American people.
  53. 1989 Thursday: The final Russian armored column left Kabul, Afghanistan, after nine years of military occupation.  The Taliban celebrated their big victory, the crushing of the Russian bear.
  54. 1990 Friday: South African President F. W. de Klerk announces he will free Nelson Mandela and will legalize 60 political parties including the African National Congress.  This is a big step forward for the formerly oppressive country.
  55. 1998 Monday: President William Jefferson “Bill” Clinton introduced the first balanced budget in 30 years.  Considering the way government has been run in this country by both parties, this was a fabulous accomplishment and a feather in President Clinton’s cap.
  56. 2001 Friday: The 79th U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft assumed office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President George W. Bush from today until February 03, 2005.
  57. 2003 Sunday: The American Football Conference won the Pro Bowl defeating the National Football Conference 45-20.
  58. 2008 Saturday: A gunman killed five women at a Lane Bryant store in Tinley Park, Illinois; in an apparent botched robbery attempt, (the case remains unsolved).
  59. 2011 Wednesday: Egypt announces it will partially restore use of the Internet, which it had clamped down on five days earlier due to rising street protests.
  60. 2012 Thursday: In Kuwait, citizens go to the polls for parliamentary elections.  Meanwhile, the Chi-Coms beg for help from the government of South Sudan to free 29 of its citizens being held hostage by rebels and criminals.
  61. 2013 Saturday: In a speech directed at Japan’s Self-Defense Forces, the prime minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, vows to defend the Senkaku Islands.
  62. 2014 Sunday: Super Bowl XLVIII takes place at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey; the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8, a historic win for the Seahawks, who have not won a major championship in 30 years.
  63. 2015 Monday:  The four remaining original copies of the Magna Carta go on display at the British Library in London; access is limited to scholars and to 1,215 viewers from all over the world whom a lottery selected.
  64. 2016 Tuesday: The government of Honduras declares a state of emergency as more than 3,500 people have the Zika virus.  Elsewhere, European Union and U.S. negotiators hash out a deal with which to protect data transfers across the North Atlantic by companies such as Amazon.com and Google as well as forcing such entities to protect the privacy of the information.
  65. 2017 Thursday: As the battle to vilify President Donald J. Trump continues, the Washington Post prints a story in which it claims the 45th president berated Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.  The Post reports that Mr. Trump called it ‘the worst call ever’ and expressed his unhappiness over a refugee resettlement deal struck between the Aussies and the Obama regime.  From the very start, legions of spies, leakers, and peeping toms were spying on the new president so they could either frame him for crimes he did not commit or to embarrass him.  Skunks.
  66. 2018 Friday: At the sentencing hearing in Michigan for former sports doctor Larry Nassar, a distraught father of three girls who’d been sexually abused by this POS attempted to attack Nassar before sheriff’s deputies tackled him and hauled him out of court.  Randall Margraves later apologized; the judge said there was “no way” she would fine him or send him to jail for trying to attack Dr. Nassar.  Meanwhile, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 650 points as the stock market completed its worst week in two years amid fears of inflation and disappointing quarterly results from technology and energy giants.
  67. 2019 Saturday: In socialism-ravaged Venezuela, hundreds of thousands of citizens take to the streets protesting their government’s thuggery.  Venezuelan Air Force General Francisco Yanez becomes the first supporter of opposition leader Juan Guiado and denounces the dictatorship of illegitimate leader Nicolas Maduro.   Regarding the crisis in Venezuela, Vice President Mike Pence informs a crowd at a rally in Florida that the time for dialogue is over and that all options are on the table.  Elsewhere, Virginia Governor Ralph “Blackface” Northam says he’s not going to reside because he does not believe that the photos on his college yearbook page depicting him either as a member of the KKK or dressed in blackface are ‘him’ yet there they are- on HIS page.
  68. 2020 Sunday: Today in Super Bowl LIV, the Kansas City Chiefs face off against the San Francisco 49ers.  In a hard-fought game, the Kansas City Chiefs under Coach Andy Reid and quarterback Patrick Mahomes beat Coach Kyle Shanahan and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo by a final score of 31-20.   We predicted early on that the 49ers and the New England Patriots would meet in Super Bowl LIV, but the playoffs saw us half-right.  Pats out in the Wild Card round and instead of the 49ers winning the big prize, the Chiefs won their second overall championship and their first in 50 years.  Wow.  Patrick Mahomes is the MVP.  Congratulations to him, the youngest player to ever win the award in a Super Bowl.
  69. 2020 Sunday A: The Philippines reports the first COVID-19-caused death outside the Chi-Com mainland.  This person was a tourist from the People’s Republic of China.  The government is considering closing its borders to the Chi-Coms which is precisely what New Zealand does- no visitors from communist China.  Elsewhere, Saudi Arabia hosting the upcoming Organization of Islamic Cooperation meeting in Jeddah bans the Iranians from attending which of course leads them to become angry and begin making threats.  Such is their M.O.
  70. 2021 Tuesday: Although we have reported this before, Sandy Cortez, aka Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, aka Baby Evita, aka AOC, must be feeling her oats, folks as once again, we hear rumors that the little skank might primary Senate Majority Leader Charles “Prune Face” Schumer next year.  We suspect that for her, that is the fastest way to be discovered moldering in a landfill.  She also says the Antifa-led Capitol Hill Riots of January 6, 2021, terrified her as she cowered in her bathroom within the building because she is the ‘victim of sexual abuse or assault.’  Honey, most women are- especially those who work in the professional food service industry (as are occasionally young men)- over the course of their lifetimes so grow up, shut up, and move on.  As for challenging “Prune Face,” you must really be sure of yourself.  This is a fight we want to see.  Meanwhile, Congressman Tim Ryan, D-OH, is considering running for outgoing Senator Rob Portman’s seat next year.  We suspect this imbecile has gone as far as he can go.  
  71. 2021 Tuesday A:  President Joe Biden is considering nominating another Obama-Biden alum, former Chicago Mayor Rahm “Dead Fish” Emanuel for ambassador to the People’s Republic of China.  Next, after meeting with 10 GOP moderates and RINOs yesterday in the White House, President Biden was unmoved by their pleas for targeted, less expensive COVID-19 relief measures and is pushing forward with his $1.9 trillion stimulus bill.  There you go, Republicans, Democrats could give a f**k what YOU ask for or say.   Elsewhere, the Daily Beast reports that White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki wants questions of reporters in advance.   Meanwhile, Kansas City, Missouri, Catholic Archbishop Joseph Naumann says that ‘Joe Biden’s soul is in jeopardy.’  Archbishop Naumann, there was a time when the Catholic Church would excommunicate monarchs and kings so where is Pope Francis and why is he not excommunicating this abortion-pushing POS who’s in the White House now?  Enough is enough!  Excommunicate every member of the PRO-DEATH MOVEMENT NOW.
  72. 2020 Tuesday B: As fallout from the now-discredited ‘Lincoln Project’ and founding member John Weaver’s giving young men jobs in exchange for kinky sex around the clock, people are laughing at this collective group of losers who sought to destroy Donald Trump while self-enriching themselves at the same time.  We hear that John Conway allegedly was engaged in the same criminal behavior as his close buddy, John Weaver.  What a bunch of scumbags.  Allegedly!   Elsewhere, 2 FBI agents are dead, three others wounded, and a suspect dead, too, following an early morning shootout in Ft. Lauderdale’s Sunrise suburb today.  The federal agents arrived at a home in the well-to-do neighborhood to serve a federal warrant in a child abuse case.  Meanwhile, Dr. Anthony “Full of Crap” Fauci says everyone might now need to wear ‘two masks’ if we are going to combat the rampaging Chi-Vi.  Uh, Dr. Fauci, approximately one year ago, YOU said masks don’t do any good with viruses.  We guess you must be heavily invested in companies manufacturing PPE gear.   Finally, famed actor Hal Holbrook dies at age 95.  God bless you, Hal.
  73. 2021 Tuesday C: New York Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo who is under much fire now over his criminal mishandling of the Chinese Virus within the Empire State is going to meet with other governors with President Joe Biden in the White House today, ostensibly to beg for bailouts.  Speaking of COVID-19, former White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney says, Joe Biden is ‘extraordinarily weak’ and that he ‘cannot get a Wuhan Virus relief bill.’  Meanwhile, Democrats are now pushing so-called ‘Baby Bonds’ where America’s children (which most likely means offspring of illegal aliens, too) will be given a ‘grubstake’ in life with a bond of $46,000 at birth.   (Note- the best gift to all America’s young people is to deport EVERY illegal alien from the country which will open more jobs at higher pay as well as bring down costs, most notably in housing and in medicine for all Americans.  Countries that defend their borders and thus their citizens have higher standards of living than those that become garbage dumps).   
  74. 2021 Tuesday D: We now learn that the Durham probe most likely will not lead to the prosecutions of anyone involved in the scandalous Trump-Russia Collusion scam.  What a shame.  People like James Comey, knuckle-dragging John Brennan, James Clapper, Sally Yates, and far too many more from the Obama administration are going to get a full pass.  Next, the White House faces criticism over seeking briefing questions in advance, folks, simply unheard of, yet that is what we learn.  It would be great if the White House could find someone blessed with a higher IQ than stuttering and stammering and um-umming Jen Psaki.  In nearly two weeks, she has demonstrated to millions of Americans that she is as fit for the job as is President Joe Biden.  Speaking of dangers for the United States, a new report says that the Chi-Coms have stolen the information of 80-percent of U.S. citizens.  Hell, the sons of bitches are trying to steal our biodata, too.  Time to give them a black eye and a bloody nose.  Chi-Com scum.
  75. 2021 Tuesday E: The U.S. Senate confirms Mayor Pete Buttigieg as the next secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation.  Next, President Joe Biden signs three more executive orders today, all three dealing with Trump era immigration policies.   One order will be to address the flow of illegals from Central America to the United States while another will end Trump’s restrictions on the numbers of green cards handed out to illegals.  Another will officially establish a commission to reunite families and to end family separations at the border.  Elsewhere, Newsmax reports that California crackpot Congresswoman “Gasoline Maxine” Waters has given her daughter more than $1 million of campaign funds.   (Note- the name “Gasoline Maxine” comes from the GOP opponent she faced in November 2020, U.S. military veteran Joe Collins).  Meanwhile, in a move that is angering millions of Republicans, already unpopular Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY, is blasting House Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-GA, while defending highly disliked Congresswoman Liz Cheney, R-WY.  As long as Mitch remains in power, millions of Republicans are choosing NOT to donate their dwindling dollars to this dinosaur party.  Good going there, Mitch.
  76. 2021 Tuesday F: Here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 103,572,661 confirmed cases, +482,437, 2,243,638, confirmed deaths, +12,809, and 57,502,710 confirmed recoveries, +342,692.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 26,524,218 confirmed cases, up 83,699 from yesterday’s reporting, 447,715 confirmed deaths, UP 1,448, and 11,166,500 confirmed recoveries with NO UPDATES NOW in seven days.  This tells us the Biden administration does not want them reported. 
  77. 2021 Tuesday G: 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: 3,341,197 confirmed cases, 41,344 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 26,070 confirmed cases, 410 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 317,703 confirmed cases, 4,404 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other state: Texas: currently, they have 2,415,490 confirmed cases, 37,405 confirmed deaths, and 1,993,705 confirmed recoveries.  Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 652,246 confirmed cases, 4,816 confirmed deaths, and 573,208 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other country- India: they have 10,778,031 confirmed cases of the Beijing Bug, 154,629 confirmed deaths, and 10,461,230 confirmed recoveries.  Meanwhile, Joe Biden says next week, retail pharmacies will begin giving Chi-Vi immunizations.    In the Empire State, Andrew “Killer” Cuomo underreported the deaths of senior citizens in nursing homes by a much as 50-percent.  Health officials in New York City and across his state are resigning in disgust over this POS criminal mishandling of the Kung Flu crisis.
  78. 2021 Tuesday H:  Here are today’s Stock Market closes: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 30,687.48 UP 475.57 points (+1.57%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,612.78, UP 209.38 points (+1.56%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,826.31, UP 52.45 points (+1.39%).  The price of GOLD is $1,837.60 per troy oz., +4.20 (+0.23%) while the price of SILVER is $26.66 per troy ounce, +0.258 (+0.98%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,100.70 per troy oz, +4.70 (+0.43%) while the price of COPPER is $3.52 per pound, -0.002 (-0.06%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,241.70 per troy oz, +33.30 (+1.51%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $55.04 per barrel, +0.28 (+0.51%).  Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.46 Chi-Com yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.83 euros and in Iranian Rial equals 42,000.00 (same as last week).  That’s what a terrorism-based economy gets you.  Next, here is the conversion for one U.S. dollar and Bitcoin: 0.000028.
  79. 2021 Tuesday I: The Chi-Com foreign ministry is excited about ‘working with the Joe Biden administration moving forward’ but according to Beijing, the U.S. ‘must respect the One-China Policy in which the Chi-Coms are the legitimate government of Taiwan and that any talk of Taiwan becoming an independent country or of receiving diplomatic recognition from the U.S. as free and independent is wrong and cannot happen.’  President Donald J. Trump was extremely friendly with Taipei, and we believe that IF the world does not recognize Taiwan as its own country, then the Two-China Policy must be restored, and Taiwan must return to being the ONLY China in the U.N. and on the U.N. Security Council.  Of course, this won’t win us any friends in mainland China but hey- it is what it is.   We know they love ‘Pro-China Joe’ Biden.  Why wouldn’t they?  Speaking of the Chi-Coms, we now know they used SolarWinds as an entry point to hack into the U.S. government’s payroll system via the implantation of spyware in the system.  Wow.  What will “Pro-China Joe” do about this?
  80. 2021 Tuesday J: The U.S. Senate confirmed Alejandro Mayorkas as the next head of the Department of Homeland Security.  Speaking of his confirmation, Senator Josh Hawley, R-MO, has voted “NO” on six of Joe Biden’s Cabinet picks.   Meanwhile, Governor Ron DeSantis of Florida has declared WAR on the BIG TECH CARTEL within the borders of his state.  Go for it!  Elsewhere, it appears that slow-witted bumbling and stumbling White House press secretary Jen Psaki dismissed the validity of the U.S. Space Force in a White House press conference.   Congressman Mike Rogers of Alabama demanded an immediate apology from the lackluster spokesperson for feeble old Joe Biden.  You won’t get it, congressman.  Speaking of losers, 10 counties in Wyoming have now voted to censure the state’s sole member of the House, Congresswoman Liz Cheney, R-Wyoming. 
  81. 2021 Tuesday K: A Moscow (kangaroo) court sentences Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to more than two years in prison on purported ‘embezzlement” and ‘corruption charges.’  Currently the Russian government has arrested between 5,000 and 10,000 pro-Navalny protesters, many of whom are still in jail while thousands more are out in the streets demanding his release and an end to Vladimir Putin.   Russia has dismissed E.U. and U.S. criticisms over their handling of Navalny and warns them of ‘interfering in its domestic affairs.’  Elsewhere, former Texas governor and secretary of energy Rick Perry blasts ‘global climate czar’ John F. Kerry for the trail of emissions his private jet leaves around the world.   Speaking of losers like Mr. Kerry, California Governor Gavin “The Smiler” Newsom’s approval numbers continue falling.  Californians expect that Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi’s nephew will be removed from office next month.   Regarding the House speaker, she is beefing up security for her fellow Democrat House members when they travel.
  82. 2021 Tuesday L: Here are the results for tonight’s Mega-Millions Draw #1630 with a jackpot of $42 million: 13, 37, 38, 40, 67, and Mega 10.  Out of 77,680 winning tickets, the highest winners in California were FOUR people who had FOUR plus the MEGA for a prize of $8,746 apiece.
  83. 2021 Tuesday M: As Democrats continue preparing for their kangaroo impeachment court on Monday, February 8, the one in which, they seek to remove a president already out of office, the Trump legal team says their client was merely expressing his First Amendment rights.  No where did he or anyone in his administration call for violence whereas most every elected Democrat has either cheered violence on or has bailed out violent mob members and put them back onto the streets.   Speaking of human fecal matter, it has become apparent that Iran is working hard underground in their development of nuclear materials with which to make bombs and fast.  Time for someone to nuke the living hell out of these Iranian scumbags.   Meanwhile, the once-proud Pentagon is purging members of its defense policy board who were Trump appointees.  It is beginning to appear that we do have a shadow military junta in this country. 
  84. 2021 Tuesday N: Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary David Pekoske steps down from office on this date.  A member of no professed political party, Pekoske served under President Joe Biden from January 20, 2021, until today.  His replacement- the 7th U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas- assumed his position on this date and is still serving under the 46th president.
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[i] We shared the music of the Hollies with the world beginning on Monday, 29-August-2016 through Thursday, 03-November-2016.

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012. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2022

2021 Tuesday I: The U.S. Department of Justice is probing ‘sedition conspiracies’ (they’re acting like this is somehow resembling the Civil War) surrounding the Capitol Hill 2021 storming last Wednesday, saying that somehow it is something we have never seen before. Folks, we were alive, well, and observant in the 1960s and the 1970s (and way before) and we remember the antiwar protests of those two decades. We also remember Puerto Rican communists attacking the Capitol…

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012. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2022:

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Gabriel Duvall, Nathan Clifford, and Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.; Acting U.S. Transportation Secretary Steven G. Bradbury; U.S. Secretary of State Cyrus Vance;  heavyweight boxing champion “Smokin’ Joe’ Frazier; the Bee Gees featuring Maurice Gibb, Rush Limbaugh, Sly & the Family Stone featuring Cynthia Robison, the Soft Machine featuring John Etheridge,  “The Joker” by the Steve Miller Band, the Supremes featuring Betty McGlown, and Traffic featuring Rebop Kwaku Baah:

  1. 49 B.C.: Julius Caesar crossed the Rubicon River into Italy with his army, going from the governor of Gaul to an outlaw and into an insurrection that would eventually see him dictator of all Rome.
  2. 1493 Thursday: Today is the final day for all Jews to leave Sicily or suffer the consequences.
  3. 1519 Sunday: Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I died.
  4. 1773 Tuesday: Charleston, South Carolina, organized the first public museum in the American colonies.
  5. 1828 Saturday: The United States and Mexico signed a Treaty of Limits defining the boundary between the two countries to be the same as the one established by an 1819 treaty between the U.S. and Spain.
  6. 1835 Monday: The 17th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Gabriel Duvall stepped down from the high court on this date.  A Democratic-Republican, President James Madison nominated Duvall to fill the seat of Samuel Chase.  Duvall took his place on the court on November 18, 1811.
  7. 1858 Tuesday: The 34th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Nathan Clifford assumed his post on the nation’s high court on this date.  A Democrat, President James Buchannan nominated Clifford to fill the seat of Associate Justice Benjamin Curtis.  He served from today until July 25, 1881.
  8. 1863 Monday: Confederate President Jefferson Davis delivers his “State of the Confederacy” address.
  9. 1866 Friday: The Royal Aeronautical Society underwent founding in London, England.
  10. 1875 Tuesday: Raucous supporters made Kwang-su emperor of China on this date.
  11. 1879 Sunday: With the beginning of the Zulu War, British Lt. General Chelmsford invades Zululand.
  12. 1896 Sunday: At Davidson College, several students took x-ray photographs, creating the first x-ray photos taken in the United States.
  13. 1904 Tuesday: An uprising against the German garrison in Southwest Africa under Joseph Maherero begins.  Elsewhere, Henry Ford set a new land speed record when he reached 91.37 miles per hour.
  14. 1908 Sunday: Some zany fellow sent a wireless message a long distance from the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
  15. 1912 Friday: Textile workers at the Everett Mill in Lawrence, Massachusetts (most of them immigrant women) walked off the job to protest wage cuts.
  16. 1915 Tuesday: The U.S. House of Representatives rejected, 204-174, a constitutional amendment giving women the right to vote.
  17. 1932 Tuesday: Initially appointed to serve out the remainder of the term of late husband, Thaddeus, Hattie W. Caraway became the first woman elected to the U.S. Senate.  Elsewhere, the 58th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. stepped down from the nation’s highest court on this date.  A Republican, President Theodore Roosevelt nominated him to fill the seat of Associate Justice Horace Gray.  Holmes served from December 04, 1902, until today.
  18. 1933 Thursday: The U.S. Congress recognizes the independence of the Philippines.
  19. 1938 Wednesday: Austria recognized the Franco government in Spain.
  20. 1940 Friday: During the opening stages of the Winter War, Soviet bombers began hitting targets in neighboring Finland.
  21. 1942 Monday: Dutch troops on Tarakan surrender to the Japanese.  Elsewhere, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, D-NY, created the National War Labor Board.
  22. 1943 Tuesday: The Office of Price Administration announced that it would change the name for standard frankfurters/hot dogs/wieners to ‘Victory Sausages’ because of war with Nazi Germany. 
  23. 1944 Wednesday: Future heavyweight boxing champion of the world, “Smokin’” Joe Frazier was born on this date in Beaufort, South Carolina, and over the course of his professional career, he compiled a record of 37 fights, 32 wins (27 wins by KO), 4 losses and 1 draw. Meanwhile, Cynthia Robinson, future trumpeter with Sly & the Family Stone[i], the Bay Area soul-funk-rock band that created a sensation at the Woodstock Music Festival in 1969 is born in Sacramento, California, on this date.
  24. 1945 Friday: U.S. Taskforce 38 sinks 41 Japanese ships in the Battle of South China Sea.  Meanwhile, German units in the Battle of the Bulge begin retreating from Belgium.  Finally, Soviet forces begin a major successful offensive against the Germans in Eastern Europe during World War II.   
  25. 1946 Saturday: Cynthia Robinson—future trumpeter with Sly and the Family Stone—is born on this date.
  26. 1948 Monday: The U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS), in Sipuel v. Board of Regents of University of Oklahoma ruled that state law schools could not discriminate against applicants based on race.   Elsewhere, in Lambeth, United Kingdom, future guitarist with the English rock band, the Soft Machine[ii]– John Etheridge- is born.
  27. 1949 Wednesday: Dutch court reaffirms death sentence of SS Commander Hans Rauter.
  28. 1950 Thursday: The USSR reintroduces the death penalty for crimes of treason, espionage, and sabotage.
  29. 1951 Friday: Future talk radio phenom—Rush Limbaugh—is born in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, on this date.
  30. 1959 Monday: Berry Gordy, Jr., founded Motown Records (originally Tamia Records) in Detroit.
  31. 1964 Sunday: Leftist rebels in Zanzibar began their successful revolt against the government.
  32. 1966 Wednesday: President Lyndon Baines Johnson said in his State of the Union Address that the U.S. should stay in South Vietnam until communist aggression stopped.
  33. 1969 Sunday: The New York Jets of the American Football League upset the Baltimore Colts of the National Football League 16-7 in Superbowl III, played at the Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida.
  34. 1971 Tuesday: The groundbreaking situation comedy “All in the Family” premiered on CBS television.
  35. 1974 Saturday: Libya and Tunisia announce they are merging as an “Islamist Republic.”  Meanwhile, “The Joker,” by the Steve Miller Band[iii] peaks at Number One on the rock music charts.
  36. 1975 Sunday: In Super Bowl IX, the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Minnesota Vikings by a score of 16-6 at Tulane Stadium.
  37. 1983 Wednesday: While performing onstage in Stockholm, Sweden, famed percussionist Rebop Kwaku Baah of Traffic[iv] and other British bands suffers a cerebral hemorrhage and dies on stage.
  38. 1986 Sunday: The space shuttle Columbia blasted off with a crew that included the first Hispanic-American in space, Dr. Franklin R. Chang-Diaz.
  39. 1987 Monday: Anglican Church envoy Terry Waite arrived in Lebanon on his latest mission to win the release of Western hostages; however, Waite ended up being taken captive himself, and was not released until 1991.
  40. 1989 Saturday: Up-and-coming heavyweight slugger Tommy Morrison improves his pro record to 3-0 with a 1st Round KO of Joe Adams.
  41. 1990 Friday: Romania bans the communist party, the first member of the Warsaw Pact to do so.  Elsewhere in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, an unknown thug stabbed civil rights agitator, Reverend Al Sharpton.
  42. 1991 Saturday: Congress passed a resolution authorizing President George H.W. Bush to use military power to force the military forces of Iraqi thug-dictator Saddam Hussein out of neighboring Kuwait.
  43. 1995 Thursday: Qubilah Shabazz, the daughter of Malcolm X, underwent arrest in Minneapolis on charges she had tried to hire a hit man to kill Nation of Islam leader and false prophet, the Reverend Louis Farrakhan; however, through a settlement with the Feds, the government dropped the charges.
  44. 1998 Monday: Linda Tripp provided independent counsel Kenneth Starr’s office with taped conversations between herself and former White House intern Monica Lewinsky on this date.
  45. 2000 Wednesday: The U.S. Supreme Court in another 5-4 ruling gave police broad authority to stop and question people who run at the sight of an officer.
  46. 2003 Sunday: In Miami, Florida, Maurice Gibb (multi-instrumentalist, vocals 1958-2003) of the British group, the Bee Gees[v], died on this date at the age of 53 from complications related to a twisted intestine.
  47. 2004 Monday: President George W. Bush and Mexican President Vicente Fox forged agreement on the contentious issues of immigration and Iraq, meeting in Monterrey, before the opening of a 34-nation hemispheric summit.
  48. 2007 Friday: Somali government troops aided by their Ethiopian allies drive Islamist scum out of the village of Ras Kamboni and go on pursuit of fleeing jihadists.  Kill ‘em all, boys, kill ‘em all and return civilization to your region.
  49. 2008 Saturday: In Royal Oak, Michigan, vocalist Betty McGlown of the Supremes (1959-1960) died at age 66 from the complications of diabetes.   Meanwhile, the Republic of China, aka FREE China, aka Taiwan, holds free and open elections. 
  50. 2009 Monday: Heavy fighting continues in Gaza City as the Israelis continue whacking and stacking Hamas thugs and Islamic Jihad fecal matter.  Kill ‘em, boys, kill all the Islamist scum and put their heads on pikes outside the city.
  51. 2010 Tuesday: A magnitude 7-earthquake, killing as many as 300,000 residents, and leaving over 1.5 million people homeless struck Haiti.  Elsewhere, Google- back at a time when it was a somewhat moral organization- says that it may stop doing business in communist China over Beijing’s policies of censorship on virtually everything.  A few years later, Google would sing a different tune when they saw the amount of money they could make at the expense of freedom and liberty.
  52. 2011 Wednesday: The Tunisian military arrives on the scene in Tunis to quell the out-of-control rioting and protests crippling the country.  Elsewhere, members of Boko Haram- the peace-loving Islamist group- go on a rampage in central Nigeria attacking innocent civilians going about their daily lives in three separate villages.  The attackers using rifles and machetes killed at least 19 unfortunate souls and wound loads of others.  WTF is wrong with these people?
  53. 2012 Thursday: In New York City, the former 57th U.S. Secretary of State Cyrus Vance, a Democrat, died.  He served under President Jimmy Carter / served from January 20, 1977, to April 28, 1980.  Elsewhere, Israel’s Supreme Court upholds a law that bans Palestinians who marry Israelis from attaining citizenship. 
  54. 2013 Saturday: Air pollution levels in Beijing rise to levels deemed hazardous to human life.  Seven years later, the Chinese give the world the coronavirus.  Thank you, China.  Elsewhere, after some wag flies the Union Jack above the Belfast City Hall, riots break out leading to the injury of at least 29 police officers.  Will these people ever learn?
  55. 2014 Sunday: At the 71st Golden Globe Awards, Best Motion Picture is awarded to “12 Years a Slave”; “American Hustle” receives the Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy award, with actress Amy Adams honored as Best Actress.  Elsewhere, officials announced that Iran had agreed to limit uranium enrichment (yeah, right, they are f**king liars) and to open its nuclear program to daily inspection by international experts (but NO Americans).  Meanwhile, in central Baghdad, ISIS thugs carry out an attack on a bus station killing at least 9 people and wounding numerous others.
  56. 2015 Monday: Divers have retrieved one of two black boxes from Air Asia Flight 8501, which crashed on December 28 during its flight from Indonesia to Singapore; searchers discovered the second black box nearby, but said that ‘in order to access it,’ they would first have to remove a large pile of debris.  Elsewhere, the African nation of Cameroon kills 143 Boko Haram combatants in a series of clashes.  Meanwhile, ISIS is suspected of hacking into the computers of U.S. Central Command, YouTube, and Twitter, according to Reuters.
  57. 2016 Tuesday: ISIS bombers strike in downtown Istanbul carrying out a suicide bombing that slays 10 people and wounds another 15, mostly German tourists visiting the country.   The bomber is reputed to have been a Syrian member of the jihadist group.  Meanwhile, the U.N. War Crimes Commission is trying to investigate ‘war crimes’ committed by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s troops on the town of Madaya in the western portion of the country.  Syrian government forces have been besieging the city for several months and have prohibited aid convoys from reaching the city.  C’ est la vie.  Finally, Kuwait sentences two people to death for spying for the Iranians and Hezbollah.
  58. 2017 Thursday: In a surprise that shocked the world, President Barack Obama awards his number two, Vice President Joseph R. Biden with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.  Congratulations, Joe!  He also ends the ‘wet feet, dry feet’ policy regarding Cubans who make it to our shores and receive citizenship.  He is trying to patch relations with the communists in Havana.  Elsewhere, the NFL franchise San Diego Chargers announces it is going to relocate the team to Los Angeles.
  59. 2018 Friday: President Donald J. Trump’s White House physician, Dr. Ronny Jackson, declared him in “excellent health” after the president received his first checkup at Walter Reed military hospital.  Elsewhere, following the U.S. State Department cautioning U.S. citizens from traveling to Turkey due to arbitrary arrests and extended detentions over nothing, Turkey tells its citizens NOT to visit the United States.  Turkey used to be a decent country whereas now, they are a junior member of the Axis of Evil.
  60. 2019 Saturday: In the AFC Division Game, the Kansas City Chiefs blow out the Indianapolis Colts 31-13 to move to the AFC Championship Game while in the NFC Division Game, the Los Angeles Rams hold off the Dallas Cowboys 30-22.  Elsewhere, the federal government shutdown enters its 22nd day, becoming the longest shutdown of the government in U.S. history.  Of course, President Donald J. Trump is the villain and never House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi or Senate Minority Leader “Cryin’ Chuck” Schumer who are unwilling to provide funding for the border wall.
  61. 2020 Sunday: In the AFC Division Game, the Kansas City Chiefs blow out the Houston Texans 51-31 after being down 24-0 to move to the AFC Championship Game while in the NFC Division Game, the Green Bay Packers hold off Seattle Seahawks 28-23.  Elsewhere, Nancy Pelosi swears that next week, she is going to send the articles of impeachment to the U.S. Senate.  Meanwhile, the people of Iran take to the streets protesting their government’s shootdown of the Ukrainian airliner.   Finally, a gunman in Aurora, Colorado, storms a private party and shoots five people before escaping into the night.  Police are searching for the shooter.  The five victims are expected to survive.
  62. 2021 Tuesday: President Donald J. Trump and Vice President Mike Pence announce that Trump will not be removed via the 25th Amendment or that he will resign from office before the end of his term.  Next, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy informs GOP House members that President Trump admitted ‘some responsibility’ for the Capitol Hill riots of a week ago tomorrow.  Elsewhere, discredited, and disgraced former FBI Director James Comey- fired by President Trump early in 2017 for being a corrupt POS- says, “Trump should be impeached but keep the TV cameras off him.”  Thank you for your opinion you scumbag.
  63. 2021 Tuesday A: Noted GOP megadonor and Las Vegas casino mogul Sheldon Adelson is dead at age 87.  Elsewhere, we learned today that bloviating reporter Jim Acosta of CNN is leaving the White House press corps for another gig somewhere else like maybe his own show?  That one won’t last long.  Meanwhile, the U.S. Treasury and State impose counterterrorism sanctions on FIVE individuals linked to the illegitimate Iranian government. 
  64. 2021 Tuesday C: The Trump administration is urging various states to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines which some states such as the Empire State- seem to be abusing.  A recent Axios/Ipsos poll says, ‘most Americans eager to get the coronavirus vaccine.’  Next, the Golden State says it’s planning to use sports stadiums as mass vaccination sites.  Meanwhile, South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem says she will sign a bill banning abortions for Downs syndrome babies.  Elsewhere, Michigan says it’s going to charge former GOP Governor Rick Snyder with the Flint, Michigan, water crisis.
  65. 2021 Tuesday D: President Trump was in Alamo, Texas, today celebrating 452 miles of border wall construction with another 300-plus under construction.  He cited statistics of all the illegals stopped from sneaking into the U.S., the numbers of gangbanging thugs captured and deported, and the massive quantities of narcotics stopped from flooding into our country.  A report says, ‘border wall construction is making it easier for illegal aliens to slip into the U.S.’  Uh, okay, should we stop building the wall?  That would make it even easier for illegals to enter the country, right?  How stupid.   Meanwhile, the Trump administration also is trying to firm up the rules for asylum and refugee status before leaving office next week.
  66. 2021 Tuesday E: ‘President-elect Pro-China Joe” Biden’s pick to head the OMB- Neera Tanden- reaped more than $700,000 working for a nonprofit.  Looks like Old Joe is going with financial fraudsters like him and his family.  Uh-oh.  Elsewhere, Congressman Michael Waltz, R-FL, says that ‘Joe Biden must speak out against impeachment’ because it is a divisive issue.  Hot upon its heels, a McLaughlin poll says, ‘most Americans are opposed to another impeachment of the 45th president, especially when he will be leaving office in EIGHT days.  Meanwhile, Jared Kushner is briefing ‘President-elect Pro-China Joe’ Biden’s incoming National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan.  Finally, President Trump recognizes that talk of impeachment is dividing the country and once again urges PEACE for his followers while also saying that BIG TECH is dividing the United States.’
  67. 2021 Tuesday F: Regarding the aftermath of the Capitol Hill Antifa-led riots last week, AT&T becomes yet another big corporation halting donations to ALL GOP congressmen-and-women who voted against the certification of the 2020 Presidential Election.  Next, the CEO of Parler- John Matze- says he’s getting numerous death threats over his stand for First Amendment rights.   Meanwhile, after calling for ALL GOP members to be placed onto the NO-FLY list, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie G. Thompson, D-Mississippi, continues demanding for GOP Senators Josh Hawley, Missouri, and Ted Cruz, Texas, to be put on the NO-FLY list.  WTF, Congressman Thompson?  Elsewhere, Rep. Pat Fallon, R-TX, says that what is going on is ‘liberals gone wild.’ 
  68. 2021 Tuesday G: Derek Chauvin- the officer who kept his knee on the neck of George Floyd- will be tried separately from his three fellow Minneapolis Police Department officers.  Next, the FBI says it is investigating more than 170 separate cases related to last week’s Antifa-sponsored riots on Capitol Hill.  At the same time, we learn that a new plot to surround the Capitol has been foiled.   As if this isn’t bad enough, we receive warnings from the FBI of ‘armed protests in all 50 states are coming’ which sounds frightening, but we remember back in 2016 post the election and into 2017, there were anti-Trump protests from one end of the country to the other and we do not recall the FBI being terrified back then.  All we want is a little consistency!  Elsewhere, a federal judge halts the execution of the only woman on federal death row.  If Lisa Montgomery does undergo execution, she would become the first female in 67 years to undergo execution at the federal site in Terre Haute, Indiana.
  69. 2021 Tuesday H: The NHL says in playing for its fans, it’s going to lose billions of dollars unless things open up and soon.  Elsewhere, the Catholic League blasts the American Civil Liberties Union’s attacks on President Donald J. Trump’s First Amendment rights to free speech.  Meanwhile, CIA documents on UFOs have been compiled by a researcher and are awaiting release.  Finally, the Democrats are now looking into the 14th Amendment to find some way with which, they can drive President Trump from office before he’s scheduled to leave office a week from tomorrow.  What a bunch of maggots.
  70. 2021 Tuesday I: The U.S. Department of Justice is probing ‘sedition conspiracies’  (they’re acting like this is somehow resembling the Civil War) surrounding the Capitol Hill 2021 storming last Wednesday, saying that somehow it is something we have never seen before.  Folks, we were alive, well, and observant in the 1960s and the 1970s (and way before) and we remember the antiwar protests of those two decades.  We also remember Puerto Rican communists attacking the Capitol, it’s as though modern historians overlook the past, especially when LEFTISTS were the ones blowing things up, murdering police officers, threatening judges, and even members of Congress.  They must wake up and stop with the flipping propaganda already.  Enough is enough.  Meanwhile, Apple CEO Tim Cook calls ‘for accountability’ for the Capitol Hill, Antifa-led riots of last week.  Sadly, Walmart announces it’s going to HALT donations to Republicans who stood against the certification of ‘Pro-China Joe’ Biden.  Wow.
  71. 2021 Tuesday J: Here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 91,383,544 confirmed cases, +658,733, 1,956,752, confirmed deaths, +15,609, and 50,537,895 confirmed recoveries, +370,814.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 22,797,730 confirmed cases, up 89,725 from yesterday’s reporting, 379,020 confirmed deaths, UP 450, and 9,915,571 confirmed recoveries, UP 14,936.
  72. 2021 Tuesday K: 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: 2,785,701 confirmed cases, 30,561 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 25,470 confirmed cases, 309 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 281,210 confirmed