95. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, APRIL 05, 2022

2021 Monday C: NATIONAL NEWS- Since the pandemic, violent crime has been rising at astronomical numbers in the U.S. The murder rate has shot up by 25-percent. Speaking of violent crime, another attack on Asian-Americans occurred in Oakland, California, yesterday when several BLACK thugs attacked an elderly Asian couple in front of their own home.

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95. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, APRIL 05, 2022:

President George Washington; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Samuel Freeman Miller and Abe Fortas; U.S. Attorney General Philander C. Knox; U.S. Secretary of State (and General) Colin Powell; Black Sabbath featuring Cozy Powell, Canned Heat featuring Bob “the Bear” Hite, Elvis Presley, Fairport Convention featuring Dave Swarbrick, the Hollies featuring Allan Clarke, KISS featuring Mark St. John, the Miracles featuring Ronald “Ronnie” White, Nirvana featuring Kurt Cobain, Pearl Jam featuring Mike McCready, Steppenwolf featuring Kent Henry, and Trapeze featuring Dave Holland:

  1. 456 Wednesday: St. Patrick returns to Ireland as a missionary bishop.
  2. 1568 Friday: Future 235th Roman Catholic pontiff, Pope Urban VIII is born Maffeo Barberini in Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany.  He would assume his role as Vicar of Christ on August 06, 1623, and would serve until July 29, 1644.
  3. 1614 Saturday: Pocahontas, daughter of the leader of the Powhatan tribe, married English colonist, John Rolfe, in Virginia.  A convert to Christianity, she went by the name of ‘Lady Rebecca.”
  4. 1621 Monday: The Mayflower sails from Plymouth on a return trip to England.
  5. 1762 Monday: The British take Grenada, West Indies, from the French.
  6. 1764 Thursday: Britain’s Parliament passed the American Revenue Act of 1764, also known as the Sugar Act.
  7. 1768 Tuesday: Birkenhead Park, the first civic public park, opens in Birkenhead, England.
  8. 1792 Thursday: President George Washington cast his first veto, rejecting a congressional measure for apportioning representatives among the states.
  9. 1806 Saturday: Isaac Quintard patented the cider mill on this date.
  10. 1816 Friday: In Richmond, Kentucky, the future 36th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Freeman Miller is born.  A Whig and then a Republican, President Abraham Lincoln nominated Miller to fill Associate Justice Peter Daniel’s seat.  He served from July 16, 1862, to October 13, 1890.
  11. 1843 Wednesday: Queen Victoria proclaimed Hong Kong to be a British crown colony.
  12. 1864 Tuesday: Ben Field and George M. Pullman received a U.S. patent for an “improvement in (rail) sleeping-cars” that consisted of a folding upper berth.
  13. 1869 Monday:  Daniel Bakeman, the last surviving soldier of the U.S. Revolutionary War, died at the age of 109.
  14. 1887 Tuesday: In Tuscumbia, Alabama, Anne Sullivan achieved a breakthrough as her blind and deaf pupil, Helen Keller, learned the meaning of the word, “water,” as spelled out in the Manual Alphabet.
  15. 1895 Friday: Oscar Wilde lost his criminal libel case against the Marquis of Queensberry, who had accused the writer of homosexual practices.
  16. 1900 Thursday: In Brussels, Belgium, assassins attempt to take the life of Edward, the Prince of Wales.
  17. 1901 Friday: The 44th U.S. Attorney General Philander C. Knox assumes his office on this date.  A Republican, he served under Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt from 04-05-1901 to 06-30-1904, then became 40th U.S. Secretary of State and then a senator from Pennsylvania.
  18. 1915 Monday: Jess Willard knocked out Jack Johnson in the 26th round for the heavyweight boxing title of the world.  Elsewhere, as World War I (the Great War at this time) continues, King George V orders that no royal households partake of alcohol.
  19. 1916 Wednesday: Heavy fighting continues around Verdun as the Germans continue making headway again in their effort to smash through the French lines.  Elsewhere, in the Mesopotamian Front, British troops are poised on the right bank of the Tigris River to drive the Ottoman Turks out of Iraq. 
  20. 1917 Thursday: As Russian forces continue suffering defeats on all fronts, especially at the hands of the Germans and Austro-Hungarians, dissension is beginning to set in among the ranks.  Talk of revolution is in the air, sporadic mutinies occur here and there.  The Czar’s government demands the troops do their duty.
  21. 1918 Friday: The fighting along the Somme River in France begins coming to an end as both sides are exhausted and conditions on the front are not good.  The Germans continue landing troops in Finland and on the Asiatic side of Russia, Japanese troops are landing in the ports to take control of them so as to stop the Bolsheviks from taking them.
  22. 1919 Saturday: The Polish Army executes 35 young Jews.  Elsewhere, heavyweight boxer Jess Willard knocked Jack Johnson out in Havana, Cuba.
  23. 1923 Thursday: Firestone Tire and Rubber Company puts their inflatable tires into production on this date.
  24. 1925 Sunday: During an exhibition game, the New York Yankees whip the Brooklyn Dodgers 16-9; however, Babe Ruth collapses from an ulcer.
  25. 1930 Saturday: Mahatma Gandhi defied British law by making salt in India.
  26. 1932 Tuesday: In the Dominion of Newfoundland, 10,000 rioters seize the Colonial Building, which leads to the end of self-government. 
  27. 1933 Wednesday: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an executive order creating the Civilian Conservation Corps and an anti-hoarding order that effectively prohibited private ownership of gold.  Meanwhile, the first operation to remove a lung took place at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
  28. 1936 Sunday: A tornado virtually annihilates the town of Tupelo, Mississippi, leading to the deaths of 216 citizens.
  29. 1937 Monday: In New York City, future U.S. Army General, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and 65th U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell is born.  He served under President George W. Bush from January 20, 2001, to January 26, 2005.  Many thought Secretary Powell would one day run for president but so far, he has refrained from entering presidential politics.
  30. 1938 Tuesday: Anti-Jewish riots break out in Dabrowa, Poland.
  31. 1939 Wednesday: In Nazi Germany, membership in Hitler Youth becomes obligatory.  Meanwhile, in Detroit, Michigan, future vocalist with Smokey Robinson and the Miracles and later, the Miracles, Ronald “Ronnie” White is born.
  32. 1941 Saturday: The Afrika Korps continues driving across the North African desert, three big prongs seeking to converge on the Egyptian frontier.  The British are in headlong retreat but preparing to make a stand so as to halt the Axis drive on the Suez Canal.   Elsewhere, in New Malden, Surrey, England, future violinist/violist with Fairport Convention, Dave Swarbrick, is born.
  33. 1942 Sunday: Allan Clarke—future vocalist/guitarist with the British rock band, the Hollies[i]—is born in Salford, Lancashire, England on this date.  Elsewhere, the Imperial Japanese troops continue their drive to destroy all American and Filipino forces in the Bataan Peninsula, the final defensive positions left on Luzon.  Fighting is heavy, both sides are suffering heavy losses, but the Japanese can replace theirs and their supplies.  The Americans and Filipinos cannot.
  34. 1943 Monday: The British and Americans continue their hammer blows against the sagging Afrika Korps but whatever they do, they cannot penetrate their lines or force them to surrender.  The fight goes on…
  35. 1944 Wednesday: In World War II, 270 inhabitants of the Greek village of Kleisoura die at the hands of Nazi executioners.  In the China-Burma-India Theater, aka the CBI, the Imperial Japanese forces have failed to displace the British line at Imphal.  It is clear that the ebb of battle is now going against the Japanese and it’s clear that soon, they will be in headlong retreat with the Brits harrying them on the way.
  36. 1945 Thursday: As the war in Europe appears to be ending, the people of Czechoslovakia increase their activities to drive the Germans out of their country.  Uprisings among the people occur with more frequency and the Nazis are doing their best to hightail it out of the country.  Meanwhile, the Red Army continues pushing toward Berline overrunning East Prussia and sowing terror among the German civilian population.
  37. 1948 Monday: Kent Henry, future guitarist with the rock band, Steppenwolf[ii], was born on this date in Hollywood, California.  Elsewhere, future drummer, Dave Holland, is born in Northampton, England, on this date who would play with the British band, Trapeze[iii] 1969-1979.
  38. 1951 Thursday: A judge sentenced Julius and Ethel Rosenberg to death following their conviction in New York on charges of conspiring to commit espionage for the Soviet Union.
  39. 1954 Monday: The U.S. Supreme Court, in Federal Communications Commission v. American Broadcasting Co., Inc., unanimously ruled that TV quiz shows did not violate lottery laws.  Meanwhile, Elvis Presley[iv] records his debut single, “That’s All-Right Mama.”  Elsewhere, the fighting at Dien Bien Phu continues to seesaw back and forth over the same ground as the French Union forces and their People’s Army counterparts continue fighting over the Elianes and Huguette 7 position.  The question is, who can outlast who?
  40. 1955 Tuesday: Winston Churchill resigns as British prime minister due to health reasons; Anthony Eden succeeds him.
  41. 1964 Sunday: Army General Douglas MacArthur died in Washington at age 84.
  42. 1966 Tuesday: In Pensacola, Florida, future guitarist with Pearl Jam- Mike McCready- is born.
  43. 1967 Wednesday: In the NBA, Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia 76ers scores a record 41 rebounds.
  44. 1974 Friday: Doubleday Books released Stephen King’s first published novel, “Carrie.”  Meanwhile, the then-tallest building in New York City, the World Trade Center, opens with 110 stories.
  45. 1976 Monday: Reclusive billionaire Howard Hughes died in Houston, Texas, at age 70.
  46. 1981 Sunday:  Canned Heat’s[v] original lead singer, Bob “the Bear” Hite died in Los Angeles, California, at age 38 on this date, the victim of a heart attack.  Meanwhile, in the NHL, the Philadelphia Flyers amass a record of 2,621 penalty minutes.
  47. 1982 Monday: In Washington, D.C., the 95th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Abe Fortas died.  President Lyndon Baines Johnson nominated his fellow Democrat to fill the seat of Associate Justice Arthur Goldberg who went onto become the sixth U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.  He served from 08-11-1965 to 05-14-1969.  Elsewhere, a British fleet sails to the Falkland Islands to reclaim them by force of arms from Argentina.  
  48. 1984 Thursday: In the NBA, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar breaks Wilt Chamberlain’s all-time career scoring record of 31,419 points (31,421).
  49. 1985 Friday: John McEnroe said, “any man can beat any woman at any sport, especially tennis.”
  50. 1986 Saturday: Two American service members and a Turkish woman died in the bombing of a West Berlin discotheque, an incident that prompted a U.S. air raid on Libya more than a week later.
  51. 1987 Sunday: The Fox TV network premieres showing “Married with Children” and “The Tracy Ullman Show.”  The shows were the beginning of the FOX lineup.  
  52. 1988 Tuesday: The Democratic National Convention picks Michael Dukakis as their presidential candidate.
  53. 1989 Wednesday: Solidarity grants legal status in Poland as the union/political movement and the government signed accords, which lifted an eight-year ban on the movement.  The government also set elections for June 1989.  
  54. 1991 Friday: The U.S. begins airdrops to Kurd refugees in northern Iraq.
  55. 1992 Sunday: Peru’s President Alberto Fujimori suspends constitution and dissolved Congress.
  56. 1993 Monday: In Major League Baseball, two new expansion teams debut on this date: (1) the Florida Marlins first game – they beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-3 while in (2) the Colorado Rockies’ first game – they lose to the New York Mets 3-0.
  57. 1994 Tuesday: Guitarist/vocalist of the Grunge Rock band, Nirvana[vi], Kurt Cobain, takes his own life in Seattle, Washington, on this date using a shotgun; he was age 27.
  58. 1998 Sunday: Famed rock drummer, Cozy Powell—who played with the Jeff Beck Group[vii], Black Sabbath[viii], Rainbow[ix], among others—died in an automobile accident on this date in Bristol, England; he was age 50.
  59. 2004 Monday: A U.S.-Canadian task force investigating the massive power blackout of August 14, 2003, called for urgent approval of mandatory reliability rules to govern the electric transmission industry.  Elsewhere, the Los Angeles Times won five Pulitzer Prizes; the Pulitzer for fiction went to Edward R. Jones for “The Known World.”
  60. 2007 Thursday: Mark St. John—who played lead guitar with KISS[x] in 1984—died from a brain hemorrhage on this date.
  61. 2008 Saturday: Federal authorities continue raiding the YFZ Ranch, aka the Yearning for Zion Ranch, near El Dorado, Texas, where fundamentalist break-away minister of the Church of Latter-Day Saints- Warren Jeffs- has been holed up with captive women and children.  Law enforcement takes away at least 183 women and children from the hellhole.  The search for Jeffs continues…
  62. 2009 Sunday: North Korea launches its controversial Kwangmyongsong-2 rocket.  It passed over the mainland of Japan, which prompted an immediate reaction from the United Nations Security Council.
  63. 2010 Monday: Sixty countries receive invitations to participate in Iran’s two-day nuclear disarmament conference in Tehran April 17 – 18; China says it will attend.  Elsewhere, an explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine near Charleston, West Virginia, killed 29 mineworkers. 
  64. 2011 Tuesday: The U.S. Democratic National Committee appoints Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz chairperson.
  65. 2012 Thursday:  As the Syrian Civil War continues to blossom, Syrian government forces take the fight to loads of terrorists in the suburbs of Damascus.  Fighting is fierce but the terrorists must be eliminated like the human garbage that they are.
  66. 2013 Friday: In Japan, optimism for economic revival sparked Bank of Japan’s stimulus plan, impacts Japan’s stock market index; following its release, the Nikkei 225 hits its highest level in nearly five years.
  67. 2014 Saturday: Despite major terrorist threats, the people at Afghanistan line up outside the polling places, the third such election since the United States and its NATO allies booted the Taliban out of power to elect their new president.
  68. 2015 Sunday: Regarding the looming Iranian nuclear deal, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu continues speaking out against it, declaring that ‘it will lead to wider nuclear proliferation.’   Meanwhile, after being discredited and severely chastised by public opinion, Rolling Stone magazine finds itself in the embarrassing position of having to retract a story about a ‘gang rape on campus’ at the University of Virginia.  Evidence proved that it was yet another bogus story occurring during the reign of President Barack Obama.
  69. 2016 Tuesday: After the passage of an anti-gay bill in North Carolina, PayPal announces the cancelation of a $3.6 million investment in the state.  Gee whiz.  Meanwhile, the city of San Francisco becomes the first U.S. city to mandate paid parental leave.   
  70. 2017 Wednesday: The North Koreans continue testing President Donald J. Trump by firing medium-range missiles into the sea.  In essence, Kim Jong Un is thumping his chest, saying, “Look at me, look at me.”  U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is dismissive of the fat little tyrant by saying, ‘we have already said our piece on North Korean, there’s nothing more to be said.’
  71. 2018 Thursday: As the U.S. and communist China continue slapping tariffs on one another, President Donald J. Trump informs U.S. Treasury and State Department officials to consider adding another $50 billion in tariffs onto additional Chinese goods.  The Chi-Coms are not happy.   Elsewhere, Twitter claims to have shut down more than 1.5 million accounts reportedly linked to terrorism since 2015 yet the ayatollah POS in Iran remains there to this day threatening death on his enemies across the globe.
  72. 2019 Friday: With a change of government in Ecuador, word has it that Julian Assange, who has been given asylum within the London Ecuadoran Embassy, will soon be booted out onto the street.  British and American authorities are salivating at this news like Pavlovian dogs.  Everyone wants him.
  73. 2020 Sunday: The Kung Flu, also known as COVID-19, aka Coronavirus, continues causing havoc around the globe as it infects and slays people who are in its path.  As of today, there are more than 1,260,104 confirmed cases globally what with 69,082 confirmed dead, all because of China’s failure to close their infamous wet markets.  In the United States, there are 331,234 confirmed U.S. cases of the Wuhan Flu what with 9,458 dead Americans.  The price Beijing is going to pay when this is over is going to be extremely harmful to their communist overlords and who knows?  China might throw off its cruel taskmasters and Nationalist China would reclaim the mainland.
  74. 2021 Monday: JOE BIDEN/JOE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION NEWS– The U.S. Department of the Interior under the watchful eye of the first Norwegian-Native American Secretary Debra Haaland, is creating a new unit with which to investigate missing Native Americans.  This is good.  Many Native Americans disappear or are harmed on reservations, typically by outsiders, so this is something that is long overdue.  Next, Joe Biden’s economic advisor Brian Deese says, ‘the economy has a long ways to go’ before it improves.  Under the previous president, the economy was vastly improved whereas the Biden administration is returning it to the death spiral it was in when Obama-Biden were in charge.  In other ‘Biden news,’ Dr. Jill Biden is being savaged for wearing fishnet stockings and looking like a ‘ho.’  Meanwhile, former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, RINO, says that ‘Joe Biden is lying to the American people’ on virtually everything.  We concur but it’s not going to help you become president one day, doughboy.
  75. 2021 Monday A: JOE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION NEWS– U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm says that ‘Joe Biden will pass the infrastructure bill will pass IF the American people support it.’  We don’t.  Senator Roy Blunt, R-MO, says that the ‘infrastructure program pushed by the Biden administration would achieve bipartisan support IF it focused on infrastructure.’  Another critic of the administration’s plan is Senator Roger Wicker, R-MS, blasts Joe Biden over cutting out the 2017 tax cuts which is part of the new ‘infrastructure plan.’[xi]  However, U.S. Transportation Secretary ‘Mayor Pete’ Buttigieg broke with his boss today when he said, “AOC’s infrastructure program is bolder than Joe Biden’s.’  Wow.  What’s up with that?   In other Biden administration news, U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is calling for a global worldwide minimum tax on corporations so that they cannot relocate elsewhere in the world for a better deal. Wow.  (Note- Senator Joe Manchin, D-WV, says he opposes the corporate tax hikes in the infrastructure bill).
  76. 2021 Monday B: FOREIGN NEWS/OVERSEAS NEWS I–  Michael Oren, noted author and an Israeli-American, says that the ‘People’s Republic of China is extending its reach into the Middle East’ and that the ‘United States should take note.’  Next, Egypt holds a BIG MUMMIES PARADE in which it trotted out nearly 30 mummies in specially equipped vehicles so as to stimulate renewed interest in tourism from abroad.  We would have loved to have seen that.  In other foreign news, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says it ‘appears that the United States is undergoing a (communist) Chinese-style ‘Cultural Revolution’ which was not good for the citizens of China back in the day.  We, ourselves, have said this on numerous occasions.  Finally, Iran rejects talks with the United States, demands feeble old Joe Biden lift all sanctions against the jihadist regime, and compensates all damages done to them by the U.S. and then, we can talk.  We say, “Nuke them!”
  77. 2021 Monday C: NATIONAL NEWS– Since the pandemic, violent crime has been rising at astronomical numbers in the U.S.  The murder rate has shot up by 25-percent. Speaking of violent crime, another attack on Asian-Americans occurred in Oakland, California, yesterday when several BLACK thugs attacked an elderly Asian couple in front of their own home.[xii] In other news, Delta Airlines is busy rescheduling 100 scheduled flights due to staff shortages.  Yet another sign that things might be returning to normal.  Meanwhile, we now learn that a breach at Facebook back in 2019 exposed the personal info of more than 53 million of its users online.  Thank you, Mark Zuckerberg, you, and your Chinese wife, Priscilla Chan.
  78. 2021 Monday D: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS I– Over the course of a weekend, an 11-year-old girl lost her life in Florida during a street race.   Speaking of the Sunshine State, a toxic waste spill at the non-functioning Piney Point phosphate plant has forced the evacuation of at least 300 homes.  In other auto-related news, an ambulance rollover in the Empire State claimed the life of one person and injured several others.  Elsewhere, Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson now faces 21 allegations of sexual misconduct with sex workers.  Say what?
  79. 2021 Monday E: SHOWBIZ AND ENTERTAINMENT NEWS– “Godzilla v. King Kong’ did very well in its first weekend bringing in $32 million.  Theaters are just reopening so this is a positive sign that things could return to normal.  In other showbiz news, imprisoned sexual deviate and film producer Harvey Weinstein is seeking a new trial in that the jury in his first one he believes was prejudiced against him.  It most likely was.
  80. 2021 Monday F: BIDEN BORDER CATASTROPHE– Governor Doug Ducey, RINO-AZ, says that the ‘Joe Biden White House is divorced from reality when it comes to what is happening along the border between our nation and Mexico.’[xiii]  Next, “Kooky Kamala” Harris once again breaks into hysterical, jackass-like laughter when questioned about ‘affordable childcare’ and all the help being given to legions of illegal alien brats being housed in U.S. facilities.  This ditz never has the answers to any questions of import.  Senator John Barrasso, R-WY, says that when he visited the southern border, left-wing activists working within the care facilities holding illegal alien brats demanded he delete all photos on his phone which he claims he did not.  Finally, Governor Ron DeSantis backs his Attorney General Ashley Moody’s lawsuit filed against the Biden administration demanding it RESUME the deportations of criminal illegal aliens.[xiv]
  81. 2021 Monday G: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS II– The American Civil Liberties Union, ACLU- the, warns Democrats against their push for COVID-19 passports when they don’t demand voter ID at election time.  Next, New York state lawmakers have proposed hefty tax increases on the wealthiest among them which would make the Empire State the highest tax state in the country.   Elsewhere, Rod J. Rosenstein says that ‘we should wait and see what information Special Counsel John Durham produces regarding Crossfire Hurricane.’  Meanwhile, DNC Chairman Jaime Harrison says that the ‘Democratic Party’s brand is broken, that the party is barely functioning.  It’s all about organize, organize, organize.’
  82. 2021 Monday H: FOREIGN NEWS/OVERSEAS NEWS II– As Russian troops and armored units continue to amass along the eastern border of the Ukraine, Ukraine and NATO are going to hold joint military drills.  Many believe that Vladimir Putin- a man, who by the way, signed legislation into law today that will allow him to rule with an iron fist until 2036- is testing senile old Joe Biden to see how far he can push the old coot before the U.S. responds.  This is coming at a time when Russia is cementing its claim to many parts of the Arctic just as communist China, Iran, North Korea, and other nations are behaving aggressively to both the U.S. and to other nations around the globe.  We believe we are witnessing a new Axis alliance which will conquer the world unfolding before our very eyes.
  83. 2021 Monday I: PEACH STATE HULLABALOO– Congresswoman Nancy Mace, R-SC 1st congressional district, calls out Major League Baseball and its Commissioner Rob Manfred’s hypocrisy over showing ID to vote in Georgia and MLB demanding people show ID when they pick up game tickets.  Meanwhile, as GOP officials in Georgia investigate rampant voter fraud in the 2020 Elections, election officials are unable to provide chain of custody documents for more than 400,000 ballots when all President Donald J. Trump ‘lost’ the state by was 12,000 votes.  No matter Democrats are wetting their pants.  Next, Georgia GOP officials told Coca-Cola® to get out of their state as they are another example of WOKEISM run amok.[xv]  Elsewhere, Senator Marco Rubio, R-FL, blasts Commissioner Manfred over his hypocrisy when it comes to blasting Georgia while remaining mum on communist China.  After all, MLB is tight with the Chi-Com intelligence gathering app, Tencent.  (Note- Governor Greg Abbott, R-TX, says he will not throw out the first pitch at the Texas Rangers baseball game over the MLB and its despicable actions).
  84. 2021 Monday J: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS III– Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee was trolling liberals by saying, he is now going to identify as Chinese to get preferential treatment.  Next, former Missouri Governor Eric Greitens, also a U.S. candidate, says he will uphold the Trump agenda.  Moving on, Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock, D-GA, had to remove a heretical ‘Christian’ tweet that irritated true believers and not Marxists like him.  F**k them and f**k him.  Speaking of Christianity, we saw amazing video of a Christian preacher in Canada throwing the cops out of the church- at least six or seven of them- who came to close down his services because there were more people there than the law would allow.  F**k Canada.[xvi]  God bless you, pastor!
  85. 2021 Monday K: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS IV– The Soros Group pledges $20 million to push the Biden agenda. Next, gun control advocates push the Biden administration to do more on guns.  Moving on, the U.S. Supreme Court of the United States ends the Twitter-President Donald J. Trump feud by saying it’s moot.   The court also passes on workplace religious bias cases.  Speaking of Twitter, after Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-GA 14th congressional district, sends out an Easter tweet in which, she says, “HE IS RISEN!  HAPPY EASTER!” Twitter suspends her.  Suspends her.  WTF?
  86. 2021 Monday L: COVID-19 STATISTICS FOR THE PLANET AS A WHOLE: 131,593,180 confirmed cases, +623,459, 2,856,632  confirmed deaths, +7,424, and 74,679,417 confirmed recoveries, +360,876.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 30,925,629 confirmed cases, up 40,862 from yesterday’s reporting, 560,601 confirmed deaths, UP 381, and 118,592,278 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.[xvii] 
  87. 2021 Monday M: NOTE: SINCE JOE BIDEN BECAME PRESIDENT ON JANUARY 20, 2021, THERE HAVE BEEN 232,088 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.  
  88. 2021 Monday N: 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: 3,680,545 confirmed cases, 59,709 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,081,818 confirmed cases, 33,673 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 30,338 confirmed cases, 464 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 370,484 confirmed cases, 5,326 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s).  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Missouri, the home of going after lawful gun owners for defending THEIR property from a BLM MOB, they have 587,772 confirmed cases, 8,989 confirmed deaths, but sadly, NO mention of confirmed recoveries. 
  89. 2021 Monday O: Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 834,247 confirmed cases, 6,243 confirmed deaths, and 822,787 confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).   Let’s look at one other country- Slovakia, one half of the former Czechoslovakia: 365,400 cases of the virus, 10,094 confirmed deaths and 255,300 confirmed recoveries.[xviii]    
  90. 2021 Monday P:   STOCK MARKET CLOSES/PRECIOUS AND RARE METALS: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 33,527.19, UP 373.98 points (+1.13%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,705.59, UP 225.49 points (+1.67%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,077.91, UP 58.04 points (+1.44%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $59.02 per barrel, +0.37 (+0.63%).  The price of GOLD is $1,729.40 per troy oz., +0.60 (+0.03%) while the price of SILVER is $24.85 per troy ounce, +0.06 (+0.26%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,214.50 per troy oz, +4.70 (+0.39%) while the price of COPPER is $4.14 per pound, +0.01 (+0.13%).[xix]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,668.50 per troy oz, +3.50 (+0.13%).[xx] The price of RHODIUM is $26,700.00 per troy oz., +0.00 (+0.00%).[xxi]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000017.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.56 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.30.     In Chilean peso, one greenback equals 721.38 and in Colombian peso, a buck equals 3,672.50.[xxii]  
  91. 2021 Monday Q: 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 $3.920 per gallon, $2.845 in Florida, $3.686 in Hawaii, and $3.332 in Washington state.[xxiii]    Let’s look at one other state- Arkansas: $2.678.  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,136,152,429,105 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping TRILLIONS.[xxiv]  Cloward and Piven running amok.
  92. 2022 Tuesday: Stick around and uncover what’s going on today…sounds like the Dems are trying to reignite pandemic fears…

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The Band reformed in the early 1980s and went on the road with four of five members onboard: Levon Helm (drums, vocals, mandolins, and percussion), Rick Danko (fiddle, bass, vocals, guitars), Richard Manuel (pianos and vocals), and Garth Hudson (keyboards, saxophones).  Joining them are the Cate Brothers and members of their band and the subsequent archival release we have for you today is “Live in Tokyo 1983” which came out on March 30, 2003.  We have two glorious discs featuring the Band’s classic tracks along with material from the reformed group.  This is a fabulous album that encapsulates a glorious time, one that might have been even better had Robbie Robertson decided to rejoin his mates but then, water under the bridge is water under the bridge.  We hope you will seek this one out, give it a good listen, and then consider making it a part of your daily listening pleasure- we think you will be glad you did.  Enjoy.  

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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.

[ii] 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.

[iii] We first began promoting the music of Trapeze beginning on Monday, 15-October-2018 through Saturday, 27-October-2018.  We hope you will seek the music of this famed band out and consider adding it to your collection.

[iv] When the time will be right for the presentation of Elvis Presley is unknown but if we are still going strong in the 2030s, we expect to do so.  Please, stay tuned.

[v] We began promoting the music of Canned Heat on Sunday, 05-June-2011 through Sunday, 17-July-2011.  We hope you will seek them out and add them to your collection.

[vi] We hope to share the music of Nirvana with the world within the next decade or so when we will do a series of Grunge Rock bands.

[vii] We presented another series of interconnected bands which included the Jeff Beck Group, Free, Bad Company, Led Zeppelin, the Firm, Mott the Hoople, Ian Hunter, the Yardbirds, and a plethora of solo and group efforts beginning on Wednesday, 02-July-2014 through Sunday, 19-October-2014.  We definitely hope that you will seek this music out and consider adding it to your growing collection.

[viii] We hope to offer the music of Black Sabbath sometime in the next decade.

[ix] We shared the music of Deep Purple, Ian Gillan, Captain Beyond, Elf, and Rainbow beginning on Tuesday, 20-March-2018 and concluded this massive offering on Sunday, 14-October-2018.  Please seek out the music by all of these phenomenal bands.  All are fabulous.

[x] We hope to present the music of KISS sometime in the late 2020s.

[xi] Political strategist Dick Morris says the entire thing is about collectivizing the American worker by forcing everyone to join labor unions.  Amen, Dick!

[xii] Once again, the Democrats play one component of the identity politics group against another so they can then send Asian-Americans (and Pacific Islanders) out into the streets demanding a STOP to Asian HATE.  Only problem with having members of the black community to commit your violent crimes is that unless they dress in whiteface, we know who they are, and we know who’s directing them: DEMOCRATS.

[xiii] Speaking of Arizona, the Democrat-controlled Fake News Media is blasting Arizona over its recount of all votes in the 2020 Presidential Election.  Hey, Dems, if you have nothing to hide, what the f**k are you frightened of? 

[xiv] Speaking of Governor Ron DeSantis, CBS’ “60 Minutes” attempted to twist an interview done with him at a news conference by rearranging it to suit their agenda and their narrative.  Unluckily for them, the Florida governor had his people film the entire event so he could show the TRUTH.  Come on, Fake News Media, when are you going to learn your lessons.

[xv] Right now, PepsiCo® stands to gain BIG unless, they, too, join the cavalcade of WOKEISM f**king up our country.

[xvi] These flipping people are entering the Nazi-Fascist period in their political history when the power of the state supplants all other rights including worship services.  Canada is now an enemy of the United States and of free people everywhere.

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

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

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

[xx] 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.

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

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

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

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

Peter Navarro is correct: the AMAZING Dr. Tony “Goggles” Fauci is indeed a sociopath- Fauci needs to shut the hell up…NOW!

26. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2022

62. 2017 Thursday: Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto cancels a meeting with President Donald J. Trump that was going to occur next week, citing the American president’s promise of building a wall between the two countries so the U.S. can stop the mass invasion from which, Mexico’s corrupt leaders profit in a variety of ways.

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26. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2022:

Vice President Nelson Rockefeller; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Alfred Moore, George Shiras Jr.; U.S. Attorneys General Edmund Randolph, Augustus Garland, Harry M. Daugherty, and Griffin Bell; Acting U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburg; U.S. Secretaries of State John Foster Dulles, Colin Powell, Condoleezza Rice, and Anthony Blinken; Acting U.S. Secretary of State Daniel Bennett Smith; U.S. Treasury Secretaries Lyman J. Gage, Timothy Geithner, and Janet Yellen; U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand; the Climax Blues Band featuring Derek Holt, Fairport Convention featuring Ashley Hutchings, Little River Band featuring David Briggs, Mountain featuring Corky Laing, the Ohio Players featuring Leroy “Sugarfoot” Bonner and Vincent “Vinny Wu” Thomas, and Van Halen featuring Eddie Van Halen:

  1. 66 Tuesday: Astronomers report the fifth recorded perihelion passage of Haley’s Comet.
  2. 1340 Tuesday: English King Edward III proclaimed king of France.
  3. 1666 Tuesday: France declares war against Britain and Munster. 
  4. 1784 Monday: In a letter to his daughter Sally, Benjamin Franklin expressed unhappiness over the choice of the eagle as the symbol of America; and stated his own preference: the turkey.
  5. 1788 Saturday: The first European settlers in Australia, led by Captain Arthur Phillip, landed in present-day Sydney.  Originally, the group settled at Botany Bay eight days before but today is the day the citizens of the island continent celebrate as “Australia Day.”
  6. 1794 Sunday: The first U.S. Attorney General of the United States Edmund Randolph stepped down from office on this date.  A Federalist, he served under President George Washington from September 26, 1789, until today.
  7. 1804 Thursday: The nation’s 12th U.S. Supreme Court Justice Alfred Moore left the nation’s high court on this date.  A Federalist, President James Madison nominated Moore to fill the seat of Justice James Iredell.  He served from April 21, 1800, until today.
  8. 1832 Thursday: The future 53rd U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice George Shiras Jr. was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on this date.  A future Republican, he would be nominated by President Benjamin Harrison to fill the seat of Associate Justice Joseph Bradley.  He would serve from July 26, 1892, to February 23, 1903.  
  9. 1837 Thursday: Michigan became the 26th state.
  10. 1838 Friday: Tennessee becomes first state to prohibit alcohol.
  11. 1841 Tuesday: Britain formally occupied Hong Kong, which the Chinese ceded to the British for having lost the Opium War.
  12. 1860 Thursday: The future 51st Attorney General of the United States Harry M. Daugherty is born in Washington Courthouse, Ohio, on this date.  A future Republican, he would serve under Presidents Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge from 03-04-1921 to 04-06-1921.
  13. 1861 Saturday: The state of Louisiana seceded from the Union on this date and threw in its lot with the Confederate States of America.
  14. 1863 Monday: The War Department issues an order that allows Massachusetts to begin recruiting black soldiers to fight in the Civil War.  The 54th Regiment forms with black soldiers.
  15. 1870 Wednesday: After fulfilling all the requirements imposed upon it, Virginia rejoined the Union.
  16. 1875 Tuesday: George F. Green patented the electric dental drill for sawing, filing, dressing, and polishing teeth.
  17. 1899 Thursday: In Washington, D.C., the nation’s 38th U.S. Attorney General Augustus Garland died at age 66.  A member of a variety of political parties, he served under President Grover Cleveland as a Democrat from 03-06-1885 to 03-04-1889.
  18. 1905 Thursday: Near Pretoria, South Africa, at the Premier Mine, Captain Wells discovered the Cullinan diamond which, at 3,106.75 carats, was the largest diamond ever found.
  19. 1911 Thursday: Inventor Glenn H. Curtis flew the first successful seaplane on this date.
  20. 1915 Tuesday: President Woodrow Wilson signed the Rocky Mountain National Park Act, which created America’s 10th national park.
  21. 1927 Wednesday: The former 42nd U.S. Treasury Secretary Lyman J. Gage died on this date at the age of 90 in San Diego, California.  First a Republican and much later a Democrat, Gage served under Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt from March 06, 1897, to January 31, 1902.
  22. 1934 Friday: Nazi Germany and Poland sign a treaty prohibiting attacking one-another for TEN years; Germany invaded Poland on September 1, 1939.
  23. 1939 Thursday: During the Spanish Civil War, rebel forces led by General Francisco Franco and their Fascist Italian allies captured Barcelona. Elsewhere, principal photography commenced for David O. Selznick’s movie version of “Gone With the Wind.”
  24. 1940 Friday: The Nazis ban Polish Jews from traveling on trains.
  25. 1942 Monday: The first American Expeditionary Force to go to Europe during World War II arrived in Belfast, Northern Ireland.  Meanwhile, the Italian high command demands that Germany dismiss General Erwin Rommel, commander of the Afrika Korps.
  26. 1943 Tuesday: The agony of the encircled Sixth Army in Stalingrad continues as the Russians continue hammering the city.  Soviet troops recapture Voronezh.  Members of the German General Staff beg the Fuhrer to allow the army to capitulate, noting that further fighting is beyond their ability.  The answer is “NO.”
  27. 1945 Friday: Soviet troops reach the Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camps in Poland.  Elsewhere, Ashley Hutchings (bass 1967-1969) of the British rock band, Fairport Convention, is born on this date in Southgate, London, England.  He also played with Steeleye Span, the Albion Band, Rainbow Chasers, and as a solo artist.
  28. 1948 Monday: Executive Order #9981 ends segregation in the U.S. Armed Forces.  Elsewhere, future drummer of the rock band, Mountain, Corky Laing, is born on this date in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  He also played with West, Bruce & Laing, as well as with Cork and with Energy.
  29. 1949 Wednesday: Future bassist/vocalist with the British blues-rock band, Climax Blues Band[i], Derek Holt is born on this date in Stafford, England.
  30. 1950 Thursday: India officially proclaimed itself a republic as Rajendra Prasad took the oath of office as president.
  31. 1951 Friday: Future member of the massive Australian rock band, the Little River Band[ii]– David Briggs: (guitars 1976-81)- is born in Melbourne, Australia, on this date.
  32. 1953 Monday: The 52nd U.S. Secretary of State John Foster Dulles assumed his office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from today until April 22, 1959.
  33. 1954 Tuesday: Groundbreaking begins on Disneyland in Anaheim, California.
  34. 1955 Wednesday: Eddie Van Halen, guitars/vocals with the hard rock band, Van Halen[iii], is born in Nijmegen, Netherlands, on this date.
  35. 1958 Sunday: Vincent “Venny Wu” Thomas (multi-instrumentalist and vocals) with the rock-funk-soul band, the Ohio Players[iv], is born on this date.
  36. 1962 Friday: The United States launched Ranger 3 to land scientific instruments on the moon, but the probe ended up missing its target by more than 22,000 miles.  Charles “Lucky” Luciano, a leading Mafia figure in the U.S., died in Naples, Italy, at age 64.
  37. 1968 Friday: The Israeli submarine Dakar crashes in the Mediterranean Sea resulting in the deaths of 69 sailors.
  38. 1969 Sunday: After two days of flooding and mudslides, the government declared California a disaster area.  Meanwhile, in Canton, Ohio, heavyweight boxer Jerry Quarry scored a KO over opponent, Aaron Eastling at the 2:41 minute mark of Round 5 in a scheduled 10-round bout to put his pro record to 30-2-4.
  39. 1973 Friday: Actor Edward G. Robinson died in Los Angeles, California, at age 79.
  40. 1977 Wednesday: Acting U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburg stepped down from office.  A Republican, he served under President Gerald R. Ford from January 20, 1977, until today.  His replacement, the 72nd U.S. Attorney General Griffin Bell assumed office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under President Jimmy Carter from today until  August 16, 1979.
  41. 1979 Friday: Former Republican Vice President Nelson A. Rockefeller died in New York City at age 70.  He served under President Gerald R. Ford, December 19, 1974, to January 20, 1977.  He was the nation’s 41st vice president.  Meanwhile, an inventor demonstrated the first Gizmo guitar synthesizer on this date.
  42. 1986 Sunday: Super Bowl XX: the Chicago Bears beat the New England Patriots by a score of 46-10 in New Orleans; Super Bowl MVP is Chicago defensive end, Richard Dent.  
  43. 1988 Tuesday: Australians celebrated the 200th anniversary of their country as a grand parade of tall ships re-enacted the voyage of the first European settlers.  The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, “Phantom of the Opera” opened at Broadway’s Majestic Theater.
  44. 1989 Thursday: “Big George” Foreman scored a TKO at the 1:47 minute mark of Round 7 in a scheduled 10-round heavyweight bout over his opponent, Mark Young, to put his record to 60-2.
  45. 1992 Sunday: Super Bowl XXVI: the Washington Redskins beat the Buffalo Bills in Minnesota by a score of 37-24; MVP is Redskins’ quarterback, Mark Rypien.  Meanwhile, Russian President Boris Yeltsin announced that his country would stop targeting U.S. cities with nuclear weapons.   Elsewhere, Democratic presidential candidate Bill Clinton, appearing with his beloved wife (yeah, right) Hillary, on CBs’ “60 Minutes,” acknowledged “causing pain in my marriage,” but said past problems were not relevant to the campaign.
  46. 1993 Tuesday: Vaclav Havel was elected president of the newly formed Czech Republic.
  47. 1996 Friday: First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton testified before a grand jury regarding her part in the Whitewater scam that bilked hundreds of investors out of millions of dollars.  Once a crook, ALWAYS a crook as would see during the 2016 Presidential Election cycle.
  48. 1997 Sunday: Super Bowl XXXI: at the Louisiana Superdome, the Green Bay Packers beat the New England Patriots by a score of 35-21. 
  49. 1998 Monday: President Bill Clinton forcefully denied having an affair with a former White House intern, telling reporters, “I did not have sexual relations with that woman,” Monica Lewinsky.  He did have sex with her in the antechamber off the Oval Office.  
  50. 1999 Tuesday: President Saddam Hussein of Iraq vowed revenge against the United States in response to airstrikes launched by President Bill Clinton that reportedly killed civilians.  The strikes occurred because the American planes took out Iraqi antiaircraft fire targeting them on the ground as they patrolled No-Fly Zones.
  51. 2003 Sunday: Secretary of State Colin Powell, citing Iraq’s lack of cooperation with U.N. inspectors, said he’d lost faith in the inspectors’ ability to conduct a definitive search for banned weapons programs.  Meanwhile, Super Bowl XXXVII: at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the Oakland Raiders by a score of 48-21.
  52. 2005 Wednesday: A U.S. Marine helicopter crashed in western Iraq killing 30 Marines and a Navy medic aboard.  Elsewhere, a dumbass man parked his SUV on railroad tracks in Glendale, setting off a crash of two commuter trains that killed 11 people.  The driver of the SUV, most likely an illegal alien, Juan Alvarez, was convicted of murder and sentenced to 11 consecutive life terms.  Elsewhere, U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell stepped down from office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President George W. Bush from January 20, 2001, until today.  His successor, Condoleezza Rice took up the post today and served until January 20, 2009.
  53. 2008 Saturday: Illinois Senator Barack Obama wins the South Carolina Democratic Party presidential primary race.
  54. 2009 Monday: New York Democratic Party Senator Kirsten Gillibrand entered the world’s greatest deliberative body on this date. And remains there until this day.  She is junior senator to Charles “Chuck” Schumer, another crackpot Democrat.  Meanwhile, the 75th U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner assumed office on this date.  An independent, he served under President Barack Hussein Obama from today until January 25, 2013.
  55. 2010 Tuesday: James Cameron’s film, “Avatar,” surpasses his 1997 film, “Titanic,” becoming the highest-grossing film of all time.
  56. 2011 Wednesday: In Davos, Switzerland, the 41st World Economic Forum convenes.
  57. 2012 Thursday: In a Canberra restaurant on Australia Day, nearly 200 indigenous protesters trap Prime Minister Julia Gillard and opposition leader Tony Abbott inside.  Elsewhere, at a GOP Primary debate in Florida, frontrunners Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich do battle with one another over issues related to illegal immigration, Wall Street, and of course the disastrous Obama administration.   Meanwhile, President Barack Obama gives a speech in Las Vegas in which, he celebrates U.S. domestic oil drilling (really now…) and says that the ‘U.S. is the Saudi Arabia of natural gas.’  Yet eight years later, Democratic-Socialists will be pushing the Green New Deal which gets rid of ALL fossil fuels.  WTF?
  58. 2013 Saturday: According to Brainy History, the hacking cabal known as Anonymous hacks into the U.S. Sentencing Commission website in protest of the recent suicide by Internet activist and American computer programmer, Alan Swartz.  Meanwhile, Leroy “Sugarfoot” Bonner (Guitars/Vocals) of the rock-funk-soul band, the Ohio Players[v], died on this date in Trotwood, Ohio; he was 69.
  59. 2014 Sunday: Prominent Chinese legal activist, Xu Zhiyong, is sentenced to four years in prison; convicted of ‘gathering a crowd to disturb public order,’ the case is evidence that Communist Party leaders wish to expunge any challenges to the power or leadership.
  60. 2015 Monday: Alexis Tsipras, leader of the Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) party, is elected as prime minister of Greece on an anti-austerity platform.
  61. 2016 Tuesday: Seattle, a once-lovely city, now overloaded with homeless people experiences yet another crime in its ‘infamous Jungle’ area, a crime in which two people are shot dead and several others hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.  The Seattle Police Department is searching for the suspects.  Elsewhere, Australian tourists returning home from South America are found to have brought the Zika virus home with them.
  62. 2017 Thursday: Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto cancels a meeting with President Donald J. Trump that was going to occur next week, citing the American president’s promise of building a wall between the two countries so the U.S. can stop the mass invasion from which, Mexico’s corrupt leaders profit in a variety of ways.  In response, President Trump calls for a 20-percent tariff on ALL GOODS flowing north from Mexico.
  63. 2018 Friday: Although creators of cryptocurrency tell us ‘how safe it is,’ hackers manage to steal $535 million of NEM cryptocurrency from the Japanese exchange Coin Check.    
  64. 2019 Saturday: In order to protect their satrap in Venezuela- Nicolas Maduro- the Russians begin flying in private military contractors to provide security for the slow-witted Venezuelan dictator.  This leads the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a speech before the United Nations for the world’s countries to make their stance known whether they support the illegitimate government in Caracas or not.  The U.S. does not but the Russians, Chi-Coms, Cuba, and other Third World hellholes do.  Concurrently, the Bank of England prohibits the Maduro government from withdrawing more than a billion in gold reserves until the dispute between Maduro and Juan Guaidó as to whom won the election is resolved.
  65. 2020 Sunday:  Afghan government forces backed up by Coalition forces have had enough of the ongoing Taliban violence and launches operations against Taliban forces across nine provinces.  The body toll of the Islamists for the day is about 51 with no sign that Afghan troops going to give them an inch.  Meanwhile in Syria, Syrian government forces are cleaning out jihadists and other terrorists in Idlib Province as the government makes a concerted push to reclaim towns and villages from remaining rebels.   Elsewhere, someone gets ahold of an unreleased portion of the manuscript of former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s upcoming book, “The Room Where It Happened.”  In the unauthorized portion, Bolton says ‘Trump told him that unfreezing aid to Ukraine hinged on whether the government of Volodymyr Zelensky would provide dirt on ‘Pro-China Joe’ Biden to the administration.
  66. 2021 Tuesday: As Senator Patrick Leahy, D-VT, swears in U.S. senators for the upcoming ‘impeachment trial of former President Donald J. Trump,’ West Virginia Democrat Senator Joe Manchin is joined by Arizona Democrat Senator Kyrsten Sinema vow NOT to vote to overthrow the filibuster as knuckle-dragging Senate “Majority Leader” Chuck Schumer, D-NY, seeks to do.  Speaking of the upcoming second impeachment of former President Donald J. Trump, the Senate holds a vote on whether to impeach or not to impeach the 45th president.  By a vote of 55-45 the Senate votes to move ahead with five of those voting in favor to hold the trial are Republicans: Senators Pat Toomey, Mitt Romney, Susan Murkowski, Ben Sasse, and Susan Collins, respectfully of Pennsylvania, Utah, Alaska, Nebraska, and Maine.  Losers.
  67. 2021 Tuesday A: Speaking of impeachment, noted legal scholar, professor, and trial attorney Alan Dershowitz says that ‘if the chief justice does not preside at the trial, it is BOGUS, that it’s little more than political theater.’  The famed jurist quoted Abraham Lincoln’s famous words regarding the conquered South after the Civil War: ‘with malice towards none and with charity for all,’ noting that the Democrats are doing the exact opposite in their treatment of the former president, his supporters, and those who disagree with what the Democrats are doing.  Regarding the sham impeachment, President Trump is adding another attorney from South Carolina to his defense team- former federal prosecutor Deborah Barbier to his bevy of lawyers. 
  68. 2021 Tuesday B: Subsequently- regarding the upcoming impeachment trial of President Trump, 29 Republican senators will oppose it to their utmost.  Mark Halperin- questions whether Mitch McConnell is reading accurately the mood of the GOP and is now wavering on earlier comments that he would ‘vote to convict Mr. Trump.’  “Cocaine Mitch” is one of the biggest snakes in the U.S. Senate and although he has done some good things, he is little more than an a**-kissing POS of the Democrats.  Trump helped him win HIS election and much like the scorpion on the back of the frog crossing the river, Senate MINORITY Leader McConnell stabbed him in the back.  Kentucky- recall this scumbag NOW.  If you can.
  69. 2021 Tuesday C: Speaking of “Cocaine Mitch,” “CM” and Senate ‘Majority Leader’ Chuck Schumer have arrived at a power-sharing deal that will see all committees with equal numbers of Republicans and Democrats but with Democrats serving as the chairmen-and-women.   Speaking of losers, ‘President’ Joe Biden says, “The impeachment trial must go on,” mumbling whatever his earpiece tells him to say such as ‘if the trial does NOT go forward, it could damage the nation.’  Meanwhile, former President Donald J. Trump has opened an Office of the Former President in Florida, an office with which, he will find qualified conservative candidates to primary RINO scumbags in upcoming elections.  Yesterday, he pledged his full-fledged support to Sarah Huckabee Sanders to run for governor of Arkansas in 2022.  Visit www.45office.com. Contact Mr. Trump there.  In other possible election news, many believe Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan will seek Senator Rob Portman’s seat in 2022 as will Georgia Congressman Doug Collins the seat of pro-China RINO Governor Brian Kemp.  We expect both to win.
  70. 2021 Tuesday D: Kevin McCarthy mocks ‘President’ Joe Biden’s calls for ‘unity.’  The ‘46th president mumbles what his handlers tell him to say then does as they tell him to do which is NOT UNITY.   Google and Microsoft are suspending donations to all Republicans who did not accept the results of the fraudulent 2020 Presidential Election.  Elsewhere, the Goya Foods Board of Directors censures CEO Robert Unanue over his unabashed support of President Donald J. Trump.  In other ‘President’ Biden news, his press secretary- Jen Psaki- does not seem to know a great deal.  When asked by reporters as to WHY the ‘Biden administration’ is not going to stay tough on preventing the Chi-Coms from penetrating the U.S. power grid, she had no answers just like she had no answers regarding Antifa and their continued running amok around the country.  Speaking of Antifa, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler had to pepper spray a POS Antifa punk for getting in his face in a restaurant.  Good for you.
  71. 2021 Tuesday E: Antifa-infiltrated Capitol Hill protesters continue flaunting their successes at the storming of Capitol Hill on January 6.  Speaking of the event, the woman who ran off with Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi’s laptop may face a permanent Internet ban once she is out of legal jeopardy.   Speaking of Internet and social media bans, Twitter removes- permanently- the account of My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell’s account yet after ‘removing the account,’ it began retweeting all manner of left-wing messages so how does one lose their account to then have some other entity begin using it?  Evil.  Meanwhile, Florida Democrat Congresswoman Stephanie Murray has a bill that will PROHIBIT anyone with ideas the ruling Democrats don’t like- such as belief the 2020 Presidential Election was full of fraud or in QAnon which does not sound all that far-fetched from holding any kind of elective office or work in government at any level.  Wow.
  72. 2021 Tuesday F: A recent Gallup Poll shows that 89-percent of American citizens are dissatisfied with the country.  Go figure: stolen elections, fake news media, social media bans, censorship, harsh restrictions, lockdowns, and Antifa and BLM mobs running amok in the streets, who the hell wouldn’t be?  Meanwhile the head of the Anti-Defamation League wants Twitter to ban the Grand Ayatollah Khamenei for constantly tweeting he wants to kill Jews and erase Israel from the face of the planet.   Elsewhere, Russia says ‘vigorous efforts needed to extend Russia-U.S. New Start arms control treaty.’  Also, as the ‘Biden administration’ presses Russia on releasing Alexei Navalny and imprisoned protesters basically puts it red fist in ‘President Biden’s’ face and brushes the senile fool off.   Finally, former Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker labels the People’s Republic of China as the “New Evil Empire” due to their appalling human rights record.
  73. 2021 Tuesday G: Alleged Chi-Com spy and honeypot participant Congressman Eric “Farter-in-Chief” Swalwell says, “The FBI cleared me of any hint of conspiring with the Chi-Coms against my country.’  Bulls**t, no one has cleared you of anything.  In other political news, people are championing Fox News Channel’s chief meteorologist Janice Dean as a potential GOP candidate for the governor of New York seeing as how she is immensely popular and Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo killed both her father-and-mother-in-law by putting COVID-19-infected patients into their rest home.  Yikes.  “Killer Cuomo” had better watch out…
  74. 2021 Tuesday H: The Vatican clears retired U.S. Bishop Joseph Hart of seven abuse charges.  Hart served the church in Cheyanne, Wyoming.  Next, we learn the new iPhone can screw up pacemakers and cause heart attacks.  Love that Chi-Com technology.   Next, we learn that the TSA now has been politicized as Jennifer Kerns of All-American Radio told Newsmax TV: TSA officials are blocking Global Entry of persons who served in the former Trump administration.  WTF!   Elsewhere, in a 78-22 vote in the U.S. Senate, Anthony Blinken is confirmed as the next U.S. Secretary of State even though the Chi-Coms have dumped loads of cash- tens of millions of dollars- into his back pocket.  His predecessor, Acting U.S. Secretary of State Daniel Bennett Smith stepped down from office on this date.[vi]  Also, Janet Yellen takes the oath of office which makes her the official U.S. Treasury Secretary.     In other news, 200 House Republicans vote to uphold the Hyde Amendment which prohibits the use of taxpayer dollars to fund the Pro-Death Movement.
  75. 2021 Tuesday I: In other shameful news, communist Jane Fonda is set to receive the Golden Globes Cecil B. DeMille Award.  Big whoop.  Meanwhile, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki- not wearing a mask and repeatedly wiping her nose with her bare hand- denies that her boss, ‘President’ Joe Biden ever labeled Donald Trump’s travel ban for COVID-19 as xenophobic or racist.  Uh, but he did, Jen!  In another incident of plagiarism, ‘President’ Joe Biden says he will ‘use the military to step up deliveries of the Chi-Vi vaccine.’  Your predecessor already set this in motion.   Also, regarding the Chi-Vi, Dr. Anthony Fauci- the highest-paid putz in the federal government- says he was disturbed by his former boss’ comments on the value of bleach and other disease-killing chemicals.  He maintains the 45th president was talking about ingesting such substances; however, if you listen to the tape, the president was discussing the therapeutic effects of such items and it’s too bad we could not find something that could do the same for the human body.    Finally, Kayleigh McEnany is set to return to Fox News Channel but now, that job offer is on hold.
  76. 2021 Tuesday J: DAY SEVEN OF THE BIDEN REGIME- stick around to discover what is going on across the country…well, you will all want to know this: the Fake News Media has now gone down the rabbit hole what with the Fresh Start program in which, much like George Orwell wrote in his classic book, “1984,” will rewrite ALL past news stories to remove unfavorable news about Democrats and will rehabilitate their images and history of doings.  ‘President’ Joe Biden and ‘Vice President’ Kamala Harris definitely need much rehabilitation because both put loads of minorities into prison with their racist criminal justice policies or their enforcement of those policies.   Meanwhile, far-left former Barack Hussein Obama first AG Eric Holder urges his fellow Democrats to STACK THE U.S. SUPREME COURT NOW.  And you honestly believe these people LOVE the United States of America as founded.
  77. 2021 Tuesday K: Governor Gavin Newsom of California is scrambling to reopen California as the move to recall the little POS now has more than 1.2 million signatures.  The problem for him is that very few liked him from the start nor are they in line with his harsh lockdowns and restrictions so when we hit 1.5 million signatures, the man is going to lose office like Gray Davis- another Democrat- did back in 2003 and citizens of the state liked him far more than the current bozo ruining the state.  (PS- he’s Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi’s nephew- that says so much).  Elsewhere, New Mexico- a state that threw in with “Pro-China Joe” Biden- is now going to feel the brunt of the ‘46th president’s’ energy policies losing thousands of jobs as the Green New Deal politics come to the fore.  Time to find ‘Republican judges’ and do to the Democratic-Socialists what they always do to Republican administrations and that is to hammer, hammer, hammer them with injunction after injunction after injunction.  We can do it so let’s do it!  Texas is beginning to do it NOW.
  78. 2021 Tuesday L: ‘President’ Joe Biden orders an end to publicly-funded private prisons.  Yet another XO, folks, 20 by our count.  Meanwhile, Senate ‘Majority Leader’ Charles “Cryin’ Chuck” Schumer says the Dems may advance a COVID-19 Relief Bill sans any GOP participation.  NOTE- whatever relief they give the American people, the American people will have to pay income taxes on whatever amount it is.  Elsewhere, former Democrat Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii labels ‘John Brennan and Adam Schiff as domestic enemies of the United States.  Next, a federal judge hammers ‘President’ Joe Biden’s XO putting all deportations on hold for 100 days.  About flipping time, federal judges, how about an injunction to overturn the halt to the Keystone XL Pipeline.  Finally, “Big Brother Joe” Biden vows to fight systemic racism in the country, racism that he and his former boss, Barack Hussein Obama had eight flipping years to fix and didn’t.  Of course, systemic racism does not exist, why do millions of people seek to come to our country?  Because it’s a wonderful place.
  79. 2021 Tuesday M: Here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 100,032,461 confirmed cases, +445,377, 2,149,818, confirmed deaths, +13,259, and 55,239,856 confirmed recoveries, +319,710.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 25,604,046 confirmed cases, up 229,745 from yesterday’s reporting, 427,069 confirmed deaths, UP 3,458, and 11,166,500 confirmed recoveries, UP 36,070.
  80. 2021 Tuesday N: 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: 3,216,365 confirmed cases, 37,577 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 25,903 confirmed cases, 401 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 306,499 confirmed cases, 4,221 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other state: District of Columbia: currently, they have 35,700 confirmed cases, 888 confirmed deaths, but NO mention confirmed recoveries- come on, Mayor Bowser, share the figures.  Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 613,340 confirmed cases, 4,498 confirmed deaths, and 534,485 confirmed recoveries. 
  81. 2021 Tuesday O:  THE BIDEN AGENDA IS DESTROYING THE STOCK MARKET.  Here are today’s Stock Market closes: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 30,937.504 DOWN 22.96 points (-0.74%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,626.07, DOWN 9.93 points (-0.73%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,849.62, DOWN 5.74 points (-0.15%).  The price of GOLD is $1,849.60 per troy oz., -1.10 (-0.06%) while the price of SILVER is $25.50 per troy ounce, -0.038 (-0.15%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,107.20 per troy oz, -0.20 (-0.02%) while the price of COPPER is $3.62 per pound, +0.002 (+0.06%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,325.00 per troy oz, -21.90 (-0.93%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $52.17 per barrel, +0.16 (+0.30%).  Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.46 Chi-Com yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.82 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: 0.000031.  In other economic news, Target is giving all hourly workers a bonus of $500.  Don’t forget- you will pay taxes on this money…
  82. 2021 Tuesday P: ‘President’ Joe Biden’s Department of Justice ends the ‘zero tolerance’ rule for illegal aliens seeking to storm the country.   Elsewhere, after writing a BS story in the New Yorker Magazine, the company had to return the National Magazine Award.  One leftwing site after another lies, steals other people’s works, and spreads propaganda, yet they remain open while leftists pursue bloggers like us.  Meanwhile, a tornado touched down in Alabama killing one person and injuring at least 17 others.   Next, the U.S. is seriously considering forcing everyone who wants to board an airliner to take the Chi-Vi test, you know, the nasal swab for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu.  Finally, the man given the nod to take John Robert’s place in the second impeachment trial of former President Donald J. Trump- Vermont Democrat Senator Patrick “Loose Lips” Leahy- suddenly is carted off to the hospital for an unspecified illness.  Crabs?
  83. 2021 Tuesday Q: Here are the numbers for the Mega Millions Draw #1628: 29, 49, 56, 66, 67, and Mega 24.  Out of 76,613 winning tickets, the highest winners in California were three people who had FOUR numbers plus the Mega for a prize of $7,078 apiece.
  84. 2022 Wednesday: You know the drill…

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022:

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[i] We began promoting the music of the greatest British blues rock band, the Climax Blues Band, beginning on Monday, 16-September-2019 through Sunday, 27-October-2019.  This included the solo efforts of Pete Haycock and Colin Cooper.  We hope you will check them out and add them to your collection.

[ii] We are not sure when we will begin offering albums by the Little River Band as that could be another 5-10 years from now but one day, we most surely will because they are one of the world’s greatest bands.  Seeing them live in the 1970s was a mind-altering experience, my friends.

[iii] Not sure when we will promote the music of Van Halen but when we do, we will also present the music of Sammy Hagar so please stay tuned.

[iv] We look forward to doing the music of this famed funk-rock band.  The Ohio Players are amazing and what is even more exciting is the fact that the band is still alive today and performing to this day.

[v] We look forward to doing the music of this famed funk-rock band.  The Ohio Players are amazing and what is even more exciting is the fact that the band is still alive today and performing to this day.

[vi] Acting Secretary of State Daniel Bennett Smith first assumed office on January 20, 2021, briefly serving under President Donald J. Trump and then under Joe Biden until today.

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20. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, JANUARY 20, 2022:

Inauguration Day (State Holiday in D.C., Louisiana, Maryland, and Virginia)

President Harry S. Truman; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Felix Frankfurter; U.S. Secretary of State George C. Marshall; U.S. Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton; the Band featuring Stan Szelest; “Meet the Beatles” by the Beatles, “Mr. Tambourine Man” by the Byrds, the Eagles, Guns ‘n’ Roses featuring Traci Guns, Judas Priest featuring Ian Hill, Kaleidoscope (American band) featuring Solomon Feldthouse, the Kinks (and Argent) featuring Jim Rodford, Kiss featuring Paul Stanley, the Mamas & the Papas, and Poco featuring George Grantham:

  1. 250 Sunday: St. Fabian ends his reign as the 20th Roman Catholic Pope.  He first became pontiff on January 10, 236 and served his global flock until today.  
  2. 1045 Monday: Fellow cardinals select Giovanni de Sabina who becomes Pope Sylvester III.  
  3. 1265 Tuesday:  England’s first representative parliament, which included officials from districts, cities, and boroughs, met for the first time.
  4. 1649 Wednesday: King Charles I of England went on trial; accused of high treason where a jury found him guilty and then sent him to the executioner at the end of the month).
  5. 1783 Monday: Hostilities end in the Revolutionary War.  The British never thought the Colonies would clean their clocks but clean their clocks they did.  In 1812, London would take another shot at the Yanks but would be forced to withdraw yet again.
  6. 1788 Sunday: Pioneer African Baptist Church organizes in Savannah, Georgia.
  7. 1801 Tuesday: John Marshall becomes nominee to become the 13th overall U.S. Supreme Court justice and the 4th chief justice of the United States on this date.  President John Adams nominated his fellow federalist to succeed Chief Justice Oliver Ellsworth.  
  8. 1841 Wednesday: China cedes the island of Hong Kong to the British Empire who returned it to Chinese control in 1997.  
  9. 1862 Monday: The 27th U.S. Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton assumed office on this date.  He served under Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson from today until May 28, 1868. 
  10. 1885 Tuesday: L.A. Thompson received a patent for the rollercoaster on this date.
  11. 1887 Thursday: The U.S. Senate approved an agreement to lease Pearl Harbor in Hawaii as a naval base.
  12. 1936 Monday: Britain’s King George V died after his physician injected the mortally ill monarch with morphine and cocaine to hasten his death; his eldest son Edward VIII was his successor.  However, Edward would abdicate the throne 11 months later to marry American divorcee Wallis Simpson.  It is interesting to note that Edward was a pro-Nazi sympathizer.
  13. 1937 Wednesday: Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the first president to undergo inauguration on January 20.  The 20th Amendment to the Constitution officially set the date and time for the swearing-in of the president and vice president on this date.  The 32nd Vice President of the United States John Nance Garner also takes the oath of office on this date.
  14. 1939 Friday: Chancellor Adolf Hitler declares to the Reichstag that all European Jews are to be exterminated.   Meanwhile, the 78th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Felix Frankfurter took his position on the nation’s high court on this date.  An independent, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt nominated him to fill Associate Justice Benjamin Cardozo’s seat.  He would serve from today until August 28, 1962.
  15. 1940 Saturday: In Pingree, Idaho, future member of the American rock band, Kaleidoscope- Solomon Feldthouse- is born.
  16. 1942 Tuesday: Nazi officials held the notorious Wannsee conference, during which they arrived at their “final solution” that called for exterminating the Jews.  Meanwhile, the Japanese begin bombing Rabaul in New Britain.
  17. 1943 Wednesday: Operation Weiss commences in Yugoslavia as German, Italian, Bulgarian, and Croatian troops begin attacking partisans.   Elsewhere, on the Eastern Front, elements of the Italian Alpine Corps and Italian 8th Army troops continue assaulting the town of Novaya Postoyalovka.  Their losses were appalling and each time the Russians counterattacked with tanks, they crushed the dead, the wounded, and sleds with supplies.  Still, the Italians fought on bolstered by more of their comrades still fleeing through Popovka heading west.  German tankers of the XXIV Panzer Division were heading towards the town along with other Italian infantry groups.  Soon, they hoped to turn the tide of battle.
  18. 1944 Thursday: The Royal Air Force drops 2,300 tons of bombs on the Nazi capital of Berlin.  Elsewhere, on the Eastern Front, German positions around Leningrad are becoming untenable.  In some areas as they attempt to withdraw, Soviet gunners turn the artillery that had been bombarding the historic city for more than two years on them as they retreat.  To the south, the fight to reduce the Cherkassy pocket- dubbed by the Germans as the “Witches Cauldron”- continued, a battle that began on Christmas Eve and still was raging.  Ordered by Hitler to stand and fight, the Germans were trying to figure how to pull out of the ‘cauldron’ before they ended up like their comrades in Stalingrad did the previous year: annihilated.
  19. 1945 Saturday: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt is sworn in for an unprecedented fourth term in office.  Harry S. Truman takes the oath of office as the 34th vice president of the United States.
  20. 1947 Monday: George Grantham—future drummer with the country-rock band, Poco[i] from its inception off-and-on to 2004—is born on this date in New Cordell, Oklahoma.
  21. 1949 Thursday: The 50th U.S. Secretary of State George C. Marshall left office on this date.  A political independent, he served under President Harry S. Truman from January 21, 1947, until today.
  22. 1951 Sunday: In West Bromwich, England, future longtime bassist with Judas Priest[ii]– Ian Hill- is born.
  23. 1952 Monday: Future rhythm guitarist/vocalist with the rock band, KISS[iii] (1973- present)- Paul Stanley- is born on this date in New York City, N.Y.
  24. 1953 Tuesday: The 33rd president of the United States- Harry S. Truman- left office on this date as did his Vice President Alben W. Barkley.  Prior to becoming president, he served his nation as its 34th vice president.  In this capacity, he served under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt from January 20, 1945, to April 12, 1945.  Upon the death of President Roosevelt, the Democrat served as president from that date until today.
  25. 1954 Wednesday: “The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial,” a play by Herman Wouk based on part of his novel “The Caine Mutiny” opened on Broadway.
  26. 1957 Sunday: President Dwight D. Eisenhower and his Vice President Richard M. Nixon took the oaths of office for their second terms of office in a private Sunday ceremony with a public ceremony held the next day.
  27. 1961 Friday: John F. Kennedy underwent inauguration on this date as the 35th president of the United States as did his Vice President Lyndon Baines Johnson.
  28. 1964 Monday: Capitol Records released the album, “Meet the Beatles,”[iv] on this date.
  29. 1965 Wednesday: Generalissimo Francisco Franco meets with Jewish representatives for the purposes of allowing the return of Sephardi Jews to Spain.  During World War II- although Fascist Spain was allied with Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy- “El Caudillo” Francisco Franco did his best to rescue Sephardi Jews from his ally, Nazi Germany’s concentration camps.[v]  Elsewhere, President Lyndon Baines Johnson took the oath of office for a term of office in his own right.   Hubert H. Humphrey takes the oath of office as the 38th vice president of the United States. 
  30. 1965 Wednesday A: Meanwhile, rock-and-roll promoter Alan Freed, 43, died in Palm Springs, California.  Finally, the Byrds[vi] recorded the Bob Dylan[vii] song, “Mr. Tambourine Man” at Columbia Records in Hollywood, California.
  31. 1966 Thursday: Future founding member of the hard-rocking band, Guns ‘n’ Roses[viii]—Traci Guns—is born in Los Angeles, California, on this date.
  32. 1969 Monday: The 37th president of the United States- Richard M. Nixon- takes the oath of office on this date as does his running mate- the 39th vice president of the United States Spiro T. Agnew. 
  33. 1975 Monday: Several former William Morris talent agents including Michael Ovitz founded Creative Artists Agency (CAA).
  34. 1977 Thursday: George Herbert Walker Bush ends his tenure with the CIA as the eleventh director of the agency.
  35. 1980 Sunday: The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Los Angeles Rams 31-19 in Super Bowl XIV.
  36. 1981 Tuesday: Iran released 52 Americans it had held hostage for 444 days, minutes after the presidency had passed from Jimmy Carter to Ronald Reagan.  A plane delivered the hostages to Algeria and then took them to a U.S. military base in Wiesbaden, West Germany. 
  37. 1985 Sunday: The San Francisco 49ers beat the Miami Dolphins by a score of 38-16 in Super Bowl XIX.  Elsewhere, President Ronald Reagan and Vice President George H.W. Bush were sworn in for second terms of office in a brief White House ceremony (it being a Sunday, the public swearing-in was held the following day).
  38. 1986 Monday: The United States observed the first federal holiday in honor of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.  Meanwhile, Britain and France announced their plans to build the Channel Tunnel, which now helps illegal immigrants from the Middle East and Africa cross over into Britain.   Elsewhere, in Marshall, Minnesota, heavyweight boxer Jimmy Young wins a unanimous, 10-round decision over his opponent, Rocky Sekorski.  Young’s pro record went to 31-16-2 while that of Sekorski went to 30-16-2.
  39. 1989 Friday: George Herbert Walker Bush underwent inauguration as the 41st president of the United States and Dan Quayle as the 44th vice president.
  40. 1991 Sunday: To win the AFC Title, the Buffalo Bills beat the Los Angeles Raiders 51-3.   Meanwhile, in Woodstock, N.Y., Stan Szelest, keyboardist with the Band[ix] following the death of Richard Manuel, died at 49.
  41. 1993 Wednesday: Bill Clinton took the oath of office as the 42nd president of the United States.  Likewise, Vice President Al Gore took the oath of office to become the 45th vice-president of the United States.  Actress Audrey Hepburn died in Switzerland at age 63.
  42. 1994 Thursday: Sharon Faulkner became the first woman to attend classes at the Citadel in South Carolina.  Faulkner joined the cadet corps in August 1995 under court order but dropped out soon afterward.
  43. 1996 Saturday: The Palestinian people elected known murderer, terrorist, and anti-Semite Yasser Arafat president of the Palestinian Authority while his criminal supporters won 80 seats in the Legislative Council.  It is interesting to note that Arafat died from HIV-AIDS.
  44. 1998 Tuesday: Cleveland’s Rock-and-Roll Hall of Fame inducts the Eagles[x] and the Mamas and the Papas[xi].  Elsewhere, freak show doctors announced that they had cloned calves that would produce medicinal milk.   Meanwhile, in Chile, a judge agreed to hear a lawsuit that accused Chile’s former dictator Augusto Pinochet with genocide.
  45. 2001 Saturday: George Walker Bush became America’s 43rd president after one of the most turbulent elections in U.S. history.  His second-in-command, Vice President Richard “Dick” Cheney- a man who would propel the U.S. into two, extremely unnecessary wars, took his oath, too.  (Many believed that VP Cheney was calling the shots from behind the curtain).  
  46. 2003 Monday: Secretary of State Colin Powell, faced with stiff resistance and calls for caution, bluntly told the Security Council that the U.N. “must not shrink” from its responsibility to disarm Saddam Hussein’s Iraq.  Caricaturist Al Hirschfeld died in New York at age 99.  Pollster Burns W. “Bud” Roper died on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, at age 77.
  47. 2009 Tuesday: Barack Obama took the oath of office as the nation’s 44th, as well as first black, president.  Elsewhere, Russian natural gas began flowing into Ukraine after a nearly two-week cutoff that had left large parts of Europe cold and dark.
  48. 2010 Wednesday: A week after the 2010 Haiti earthquake, a 6.1-magnitude aftershock causes further damage to the island nation.
  49. 2011 Thursday: Scientists behind the massive fraud, Global Warming, claim 2010 to be the hottest year on record and the previous decade the hottest recorded in 200 years.  Elsewhere, Hong Kong customs officials seize a massive shipment of cocaine from Bolivia worth $33 billion headed to communist China.  (The Chi-Coms must be making crack with the crap and then shipping it to the United States).
  50. 2012 Friday: Nearly 2,000 Malawi women protest attacks on women wearing trousers by unemployed youths and street vendors.
  51. 2013 Sunday: President Barack Obama undergoes his second inauguration in the Blue Room of the White House marking the beginning of his second term in office.  His second-in-command, Vice President Joseph R. Biden, also takes his oath.  In 2020, Biden would run for president.
  52. 2014 Monday: An IT contractor steals social security numbers and credit card details of more than 20 million South Koreans.  Meanwhile, Iran unplugged banks of centrifuges involved in its most sensitive nuclear enrichment program, prompting the U.S. and the European to lift- partially- economic sanctions as a landmark deal aimed at easing concerns over Iran’s nuclear program went into effect.
  53. 2015 Tuesday: U.S. President Barack Obama gives his State of the Union address, promoting free community college education, increased capital gains taxes on the rich, more paid time off for employees, and greater tax credits for the middle class.  Elsewhere, as violence continues across Yemen, Houthi rebels storm the presidential palace in Sana’a.
  54. 2016 Wednesday: Both NASA and NOAA announce that 2015 WAS THE HOTTEST YEAR ON RECORD since records began being kept in 1890.  This, of course, becomes a common refrain year after year after year as the Climate Change alarmists continue screeching, “THE SKY IS FALLING, THE SKY IS FALLING,” yet, the sky NEVER FALLS.  Meanwhile, Caltech scientists release more ‘evidence’ that there could very well be a ‘Planet NINE’ on the outer edges of the Solar System, far beyond the Kuiper Belt. 
  55. 2017 Friday: Following the oath taken by Vice President-elect Mike Pence to become the nation’s 48th vice president, Donald Trump took the oath of office as the 45th president of the United States, pledging emphatically to empower America’s ‘forgotten men and women.’  Protesters registered their rage against the new president in a chaotic confrontation with police just blocks from the inaugural parade, screaming, crying, melting down, and some such as Madonna threatening to blow up the White House.  What a bunch of leftist trash.  Elsewhere, the U.S. Senate confirms the first two Cabinet picks of President Trump- James “Mad Dog” Mattis to become his secretary for defense and John Kelly to head Homeland Security, both of whom are former generals. 
  56. 2017 Friday A:  Across the world in Syria, ISIS destroys portions of the ancient Roman amphitheater in Palmyra by blowing it up with TNT.   Behead this murderous scum.  Elsewhere in Syria, either U.S. or Russian warplanes carry out an airstrike on ISIS positions west of Aleppo killing at least 40 or more thugs and wounding loads of others.
  57. 2018 Saturday: In St. Albans, Hertfordshire, bass player with the Zombies[xii], Argent, and the Kinks[xiii]– Jim Rodford- died in a fall at his home on this date; he was 76-years-old.  Meanwhile, a dispute in Congress over spending and immigration forced scores of federal government agencies and outposts to close their doors; federal officials turned tourists away from sites such as the Statue of Liberty and Philadelphia’s Independence Hall.  However, two days later, Congress voted to temporarily pay for resumed operations.  On the anniversary of President Donald J. Trump’s inauguration, left-wing demonstrators in cities across the country marched in support of female empowerment and denounced Trump’s (suspected but unproven) views on immigration, LGBT rights, and other issues.  Widespread belief is that POS such as Georgy Soros and Tom Steyer, among others, fund these crackpot demonstrations.
  58. 2019 Sunday: In the NFC Championship Game, the visiting Los Angeles Rams stun the home team favorite New Orleans Saints in OT by a final score of 26-23.   In the AFC Championship Game, the visiting New England Patriots beat the Kansas City Chiefs, also in OT, by a final score of 37-31.  Elsewhere, the march of peace continues.  Following suspension of diplomatic relations in 1972, Chadian President Idriss Deby and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu restore diplomatic relations in Chad’s capital of N’Djamena. Peace is awesome!
  59. 2020 Monday: Violence continues flaring across parts of the Middle East and Africa.  A female Boko Haram suicide bomber in the African nation of Chad kills at least nine civilians and wounds another 2-3 in a town.  In Yemen, the death toll from a recent U.S. drone strike on a mosque/military training center sees a death toll of at least 116 people, all said to be innocent civilians.  Elsewhere, violence continues flaring in Kashmir, India, as several militants and a police officer are slain in attacks.   Finally, as the COVID-19 epidemic gets underway, startled communist Chinese officials are trying to get to the bottom of the growing crisis in Wuhan, China.
  60. 2021 Wednesday:  NOT OUR PRESIDENT, folks: Joseph R. Biden Jr. took the oath of office today as the nation’s 46th president while his heir apparent Kamala Harris took the oath of office as the nation’s 49th vice president.  The oaths they swore are to uphold the U.S. Constitution and all the laws of the United States.  While preaching unity, they insult their political opponents every opportunity they get while GOP leadership in the House and Senate are already brown-nosing the duo.  Disgraceful.   Many Americans are renouncing their GOP membership beginning today including several chef-authors here at the AICPENDBLOG.COM.  We expect to see an avalanche of millions of similarly disgruntled Republicans following in our heels.
  61. 2021 Wednesday A: Senator Lindsey Graham, RINO-SC, a fair-weather Republican if ever one existed says that Mitch McConnell should ‘unequivocally oppose’ the second impeachment of Donald J. Trump, especially now that he’s out of office.  Elsewhere, Donald Trump flew out of Joint Base Andrews to his home in Florida earlier today.  Meanwhile, apparently some knucklehead phoned in a ‘bomb threat’ to the U.S. Supreme Court but all the radical, right-wing, QAnon violence the Democrats swore was going to explode all over the place has not happened.  We see it for what it is, folks, just another attempt at tarring and feathering all Trump supporters.  Finally, both drooling House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi and forever-angry Hillary Rodham Clinton are trying to revive the long-dead strawman of Trump-Russia Collusion when the two should be investigating Communist China-Democratic Party Collusion.
  62. 2021 Wednesday B: Outgoing President Trump issued 70 commutations and 73 pardons including one for Judge Jeannine Pirro’s ex-husband, Al.  Also, in his final hours, the outgoing president issued oil drilling leases in Alaska’s Wildlife Refuge.  Elsewhere, Ret. Gen. Lloyd Austin, ‘President Biden’s’ pick for Defense secretary says he is willing to lift the ban on transgenders serving in the U.S. military, one imposed by the previous administration because of the exorbitant costs transgender service personnel cost the American taxpayers.  Here we go.   A return to identity politics of all types- how soon before ‘furries’ and pedophiles and peeping toms and S & M’ers and multiple-partner marriages and everyone else with any kind of sexual proclivity gets special treatment from the ‘Biden administration?’
  63. 2021 Wednesday C: West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin says that launching infrastructure projects in all 50 states would get the American people back to work and back on their feet.  Sounds great, let’s see it happen.  Meanwhile, SpaceX bought two deep water offshore oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico to convert into space ports.  Elsewhere, Ford and Mazda are recalling 3 million cars due to airbag problems.  Speaking of automobiles, KIA shares are soaring over rumors of electric car production.  We shall see.  Overseas, like the Orwellian figures they are, the Chi-Coms trot out Jack Ma, his first public appearance in months, so the world can see they haven’t offed him yet.  Read “1984” and you will understand WHY this matters.  Finally, ‘President Joe Biden’ sends an immigration overhaul bill to the U.S. Congress that will legalize between 11 and 40 million illegal aliens within the fabric of the country as well as will draw millions more to swamp our constitutional republic.
  64. 2021 Wednesday D: ‘President’ Joe Biden signed 15 executive orders today.  First, he is initiating the return of the United States to the Paris Climate Accord.  Next, he revoked the permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline, much to the horror of our northern neighbor, Canada.  Then, he removed his predecessor’s travel ban on people coming in from mostly Muslim countries with a history of terrorism.  Following that, he signed one strengthening DACA protections for illegal aliens brought here as children.  Speaking of illegals, he is removing the ‘emergency funding’ that diverted U.S. DOD funds to continue building the southern border wall.  He also mandated that in all federal buildings and on all federal lands, masks must be worn at all times.   Another one would also count illegal aliens in the U.S. Census which will enable Democrats to win more House seats because of higher population counts. 
  65. 2021 Wednesday E: ‘President’ Joe Biden also cried out against ‘domestic terrorism,’ ‘white supremacy,’ and other evil things among opposition party members.  He also said he can ‘hear the planet crying out to him.’  What is it about the bogus Climate Change scam liberals continue pushing?  First, if we are to believe in science then everyone should understand that the Sun is the number one driver of ‘climate change’ on every planet in the Solar System blessed with a climate.  In addition to that, millions of bombs were exploded in the previous century, nuclear weapons tests conducted below ground, at ground level, under the ocean, and even in the atmosphere and still, the planet is not dead, nor will it die.  Yet, they continue pushing this bogus scheme because it is a way of fleecing those with money and then redistributing it to wherever they wish.  “Taxing the air” is what they call it…
  66. 2021 Wednesday F: Here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 96,640,644 confirmed cases, +581,653, 2,068,921, confirmed deaths, +15,537, and 53,267,010 confirmed recoveries, +372,842.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 24,433,486 confirmed cases, up 143,073 from yesterday’s reporting, 404,812 confirmed deaths, UP 1,749, and 10,562,082 confirmed recoveries, UP 51,007.
  67. 2021 Wednesday 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: 3,071,119 confirmed cases, 34,443 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 25,470 confirmed cases, 325 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 296,363 confirmed cases, 4,020 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other state: Montana: currently, they have 90,255 confirmed cases, 1,094 confirmed deaths, and 84,255 confirmed recoveries.  Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 575,842 confirmed cases, 4,181 confirmed deaths, and 478,897 confirmed recoveries.  
  68. 2021 Wednesday H:  Here are today’s Stock Market closes: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 31,188.38, UP 257.86 points (+0.83%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,457.25, UP 260.07 points (+1.97%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,851.85, UP 52.94 points (+1.39%).  The price of GOLD is $1,869.60 per troy oz., +3.10 (-0.17%) while the price of SILVER is $25.90 per troy ounce, +0.134 (+0.52%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,114.50 per troy oz, -1.90 (-0.17%) while the price of COPPER is $3.65 per pound, +0.0045 (+0.12%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,403.20 per troy oz, +38.20 (+1.62%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $52.96 per barrel, -0.35 (-0.66%).  Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.46 Chi-Com yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.83 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.58.
  69. 2021 Wednesday I: Upon entering the Oval Office, almost immediately, ‘President’ Joe Biden deletes the 1776 Project page from the White House website.  Instead, he will promote the 1619 Project which vilifies the founding of the United States and its history.  It is important to note that today’s Inauguration Day events appeared more like a totalitarian state than they did an American event, the peaceful transfer of power.  Armed soldiers everywhere, hardly any civilians around, in a locked-down, fortified city being patrolled by armed members of the military.  It appears the nation has been overthrown from within.  Meanwhile, the Iranians are licking their chops that they are going to see the reentry of the United States into the flawed, pro-Iranian JCPOA deal.  This will occur almost immediately.
  70. 2021 Wednesday J: Here are the numbers for the Super Lotto Draw #3527: 05, 08, 15, 21, 37, and Mega 27.  Out of 159,315 winning tickets, the highest winner was ONE person who had FIVE numbers but NO MEGA number for a prize of $53,831.  The winning ticket was sold at Ironwood Liquor in Moreno Valley, CA 92557.  Next, here are the results for the Powerball Draw #813: 40, 53, 60, 68, 69, and Powerball 22.  Out of 537,669 winning tickets, the highest winner was ONE person who had ALL SIX NUMBERS for a prize of $730,000,000.  The winning ticket was sold in Maryland.  Next, the next highest winners were TWO people who had FIVE numbers but NO Powerball number for a prize of $599,639 apiece.  The two winning tickets were sold at (1) 7/11 in Redlands, CA 92373 and (2) Déjà Vu Liquor in Woodland Hills, CA 91364.  Tomorrow night, the Mega Millions jackpot for Draw #1626 is in the vicinity of $970 million.  Good luck, folks.
  71. 2022 Thursday: Stick around…

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Richard Thompson’s next album was a blast from the pass- “In Concert 1975,” an album that hit record store shelves on August 13, 2007.  The album featured not only Richard on guitars and vocals but then-wife, Linda Thompson, on vocals, the amazing John Kirkpatrick on accordions and concertinas, Dave Pegg on the bass, and Dave Mattacks on the drums.  The band rocks through 15 of their wonderful songs, covering both hard rockers and sentimental songs of sadness and longing, and everything in between.  We do hope you will seek this one out and consider adding it to your ever-expanding collection of albums from ‘back in the day’ as compared to the crap one now must listen to on most radio stations like fish-lipped sluts with oversized butts, brain-dead rappers, and chicks with single names and little else to their credit, this is something that will raise your heart from the perverse gutter into which WOKE has shoved everyone’s ears.  Seek it out now and enjoy- you will be so glad you did, of that, we are certain.

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[i] We hope to share the music of Poco, sometime in the next decade.  Please remain with us.

[ii] If we are still here in another 20 years or so, you might see the music of Judas Priest, Quiet Riot, Twisted Sister, Iron Maiden, and the rest of the bands from that era. 

[iii] We hope to present the music of KISS sometime in the late 2020s. 

[iv] We promoted “Meet the Beatles” on Monday, 07-November-2016.

[v] Many debate as to WHY Francisco Franco did this.  Many believe it was to curry favor with the Allies as the war went against the Axis while others believed he sought to right the wrongs of Spain’s past.  In the end, his government was able to rescue hundreds of thousands of Sephardi Jews from the gas chambers.

[vi]We offered the music of the Byrds beginning on Monday, 16-January-2012 and concluded the presentation on Friday, 17-February-2012.

[vii] We look forward to doing the music of Bob Dylan sometime within the next 15-20 years.  Please, stick around for when we do.

[viii] Not sure when Guns ‘n’ Roses is coming but we hope we will still be alive and will get around to sharing them with the world.

[ix] Not sure when we will present the music of this famed Canadian American rock band but when we do, you will be the first to know.  The Band ranks among the all-time greatest rock bands of the 1960s and 1970s.  You won’t want to miss them.

[x] We hope to share the music of the Eagles, Joe Walsh, Don Henley, Glenn Fray, and others, including Poco, sometime in the next decade.  Please remain with us.

[xi] At some point, we will do the music of the Mamas and the Papas the same time we do the music of Sonny & Cher.  We hope you will continue awaiting that glorious day.

[xii] We promoted the music of the Zombies, Argent, Rod Argent, and Colin Blunstone beginning on Monday, 28-October-2019 through Sunday, 05-January-2020.  Please, check them out.

[xiii] We presented the music of the Kinks, as well as of Ray and Dave Davies, beginning on Monday, 22-December-2014 through Sunday, 15-March-2015.  We hope you will check out the music of this original British invasion band as they are as relevant today as they were more than 50 years ago.  Sure, beats the hell out of Maroon Five.

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70. 2020 Saturday E: Questions continue to arise over WHY California Democratic Congressman Eric “Farter-in-Chief” Swalwell is still in the House of Representatives much less on the House Intelligence Committee when more evidence of him a five-year-plus sexual relationship with a Chi-Com honeypot having continues coming to light. He must go. NOW!

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353. TODAY IN HISTORY—SUNDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2021:

Vice President Nelson A. Rockefeller; U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Edward Douglass White; U.S. Attorneys General Felix Grundy, Edward Stanton, and Ramsey Clark; Acting U.S. Attorney General Robert Bork; U.S. Secretaries of State James G. Blaine and Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen; Acting U.S. Treasury Secretary Robert M. Kimmett; U.S. Secretary of War Edward M. Stanton; U.S. Senator Rob Portman; Soviet Leader Leonid Brezhnev; Loverboy featuring Doug Johnson, the Lovin’ Spoonful featuring Zal Yanovsky, Procol Harum featuring Josh Phillips, the Rolling Stones featuring Ron Wood, and Ten Years After featuring Alvin Lee:

  1. 401 Wednesday: St. Anastasias I ends his reign as the 39th Roman Catholic Pope.  His reign commenced on November 27, 399.  
  2. 1154 Sunday: Fellow nobles crown King Henry II, the king of England.
  3. 1187 Friday: Clement III began his reign as the 174th Roman Catholic Pope on this date.  He would shepherd his flock until March 20, 1191.
  4. 1370 Tuesday: The 200th Roman Catholic Pope Urban V concluded today.  He took up his position as the Vicar of Christ on September 28, 1362.
  5. 1686 Thursday: After 28 years of shipwreck, rescuers finally find Robinson Crusoe and take him from his island.
  6. 1732 Friday: Under the name of Richard Saunders, Benjamin Franklin begins publication of “Poor Richard’s Almanac.”
  7. 1777 Friday: General George Washington led his army of about 11,000 men to Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, to camp for the winter.
  8. 1813 Sunday: British forces captured Fort Niagara during the War of 1812.
  9. 1814 Monday: In Steubenville, Ohio, future 27th U.S. Secretary of War Edward Stanton is born.  He would serve under Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson from January 20, 1862, to May 28, 1868.  Prior to this, Stanton would serve his country as its 25th U.S. Attorney General doing so under President James Buchanan from December 20, 1860, to March 04, 1861.
  10. 1828 Friday: South Carolina declares the right of states to nullify federal law.
  11. 1840 Saturday: In Nashville, Tennessee, the former 13th U.S. Attorney General Felix Grundy died at age 63.  A Democratic-Republican and then a Democrat, he served under President Martin Van Buren from July 05, 1838, to December 14, 1839.
  12. 1842 Monday: The United States recognizes Hawaiian “independence.”
  13. 1843 Tuesday: “A Christmas Carol,” by Charles Dickens, was first published in England.
  14. 1871 Tuesday: Albert L. Jones patented corrugated paper on this date.
  15. 1881 Monday: The 28th U.S. Secretary of State James G. Blaine left office on this date.  A Republican, he served under Presidents James A. Garfield and Chester Alan Arthur from 03-07-1881 until today.  He would serve again as the 31st U.S. secretary of state under President Benjamin Harrison from March 09, 1889, to June 04, 1892.  The 29th U.S. Secretary of State Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen took the oath of office today.  A Republican, he served under President Chester A. Arthur from 12-19-1881 to 03-06-1885.
  16. 1887 Monday: Jake Kilrain and Jim Smith fought a bare knuckles fight, which lasted 106 rounds and 2 hours and 30 minutes.  Referees and judges ruled the fight a draw and suspended it because of darkness.
  17. 1903 Saturday: Known as the largest suspension bridge on Earth, the Williamsburg Bridge opened to traffic in New York City on this date.  It was the first major suspension bridge to utilize steel towers to support the main cable and it remained the largest until another captured the title in 1924.
  18. 1906 Wednesday: Future Soviet Union leader Leonid Brezhnev is born in Russia on this date.
  19. 1907 Thursday : In a horrendous tragedy, 239 coalminers died due to a gas explosion at the Jacob’s Creek coalmine in Pennsylvania.
  20. 1910 Monday: The artificial fiber rayon was first commercially produced by the American Viscose Company of Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania.  Elsewhere, the 9th U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Edward Douglass White assumed his position on the high court on this date.  President William Howard Taft nominated White to fill Melville Fuller’s seat.  He would serve in this capacity from December 19, 1910, to May 19, 1921.  Prior to this, he served as an associate justice from March 12, 1894, until today’s date.
  21. 1917 Wednesday: The first games of the new National Hockey League—the NHL—took place on this date.  Five teams made up the league: Toronto Arenas, Ottawa Senators, Quebec Bulldogs, the Montreal Canadiens, and the Montreal Wanderers.
  22. 1918 Thursday: Robert Ripley begins his “Believe it or Not” column at the New York Globe.
  23. 1927 Monday: In Dallas, Texas, future 66th U.S. Attorney General Ramsey Clark is born.  A future Democrat, he would serve under President Lyndon Baines Johnson from March 10, 1967, to January 20, 1969.  It also is interesting to note that Mr. Clark would serve as Saddam Hussein’s chief  defense attorney.
  24. 1932 Monday: The British Broadcasting Corporation began transmitting overseas with its Empire Service to Australia.
  25. 1939 Tuesday: During the Winter War between Finland and the USSR, Russian ground and air forces attack the Finnish city of Summa.
  26. 1941 Friday: Nazi leader Adolf Hitler takes complete control of the German military as the drive to take Moscow sputters to a frigid end.  He orders his generals to stand and fight in their positions in the USSR.  General Heinz Guderian prepares to fly back to his troops, dying in the frigid winter with no relief coming from Berlin.  
  27. 1942 Saturday: As the fight to relieve Stalingrad continues, the 6th Panzer Division at the forefront of the push to reach the city of Mishkova arrives after heavy fighting with Soviet infantry and armored forces.  Colonel General Hermann “Papa” Hoth informs Field Marshal Erich von Manstein that he will begin the final push the following day to reach the city and begin breaking the Sixth Army out of its encirclement.  Unfortunately, General Paulus’ troops were engaged in heavy defensive fighting in the area where their part of the fight was to commence the breakout.  He was unclear as what to do.
  28. 1943 Sunday: A military coup in Bolivia overthrows the elected government, the very same one that on December 4 had declared war on the Axis Powers.  The Generals were pro-Axis.
  29. 1944 Tuesday: Alvin Lee, future guitarist of the British rock band, Ten Years After[i], was born in Great Britain on this date.  Meanwhile, Zal Yanovsky—future lead guitarist of the Lovin’ Spoonful[ii]—was born in Toronto, Canada, on this date.
  30. 1946 Thursday: War broke out in Indochina as troops under Ho Chi Minh launched widespread attacks against the French who were returning to reclaim their colony from the defeated Japanese.  The French would light the Vietnamese up.
  31. 1947 Friday: In Logan, Utah, future Acting U.S. Treasury Secretary Robert M. Kimmett is born.  A future Republican, he would serve under President George W. Bush from June 30, 2006, to July 10, 2006.
  32. 1950 Tuesday: President Harry S. Truman named General Dwight David Eisenhower commander of the military forces of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.  Elsewhere in Tibet, the Dalai Lama flees the Chinese invasion of his homeland.
  33. 1955 Monday: Future U.S. Senator Rob Portman is born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on this date.  A Republican, he would enter the world’s greatest deliberative body representing his home state on January 03, 2011. 
  34. 1957 Thursday: Air service between London and Moscow underwent inauguration on this date.  Meanwhile, future member of the Canadian rock band, Loverboy[iii]– Doug Johnson (keyboards)- is born on this date.
  35. 1959 Saturday: Said to be the ‘last surviving veteran of the U.S. Civil War, Walter Williams, 117 years-old, died in Houston, Texas, on this date.
  36. 1960 Monday: Fire broke out on the hangar deck of the nearly completed aircraft carrier USS Constellation in the New York Naval Shipyard, killing 50 civilian workers in the mishap.
  37. 1961 Tuesday: Former U.S. Ambassador Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., 73, suffered a debilitating stroke while in Palm Beach, Florida.
  38. 1962 Wednesday: Josh Phillips, the current organist with the British rock band, Procol Harum[iv], was born on this date.
  39. 1972 Tuesday: Apollo 17 splashed down in the Pacific, winding up the Apollo program of manned lunar landings.
  40. 1974 Thursday: In the U.S. Senate, Nelson A. Rockefeller was sworn in as the 41st vice president of the United States.  With President Gerald R. Ford looking on, Chief Justice Warren Burger did the honors.
  41. 1975 Friday: Ron Wood, guitarist of the British rock band, Faces[v], joins the Rolling Stones[vi] replacing Mick Taylor[vii] who had left the band prior to a world tour. 
  42. 1980 Friday: Iran requests $24 billion in U.S. guarantees to free the embassy hostages.
  43. 1984 Wednesday: A coal fire at the Wilberg Mine near Orangeville, Utah, killed 27 people.  Elsewhere, Britain and Communist China signed an accord returning Hong Kong to Chinese sovereignty on July 01, 1997.
  44. 1986 Friday: The Soviet Union announced that it had freed dissident Andre Sakharov from internal exile and pardoned his wife, Yelena Bonner.  Meanwhile, Lawrence E. Walsh was appointed independent counsel to investigate the Iran-Contra Affair.
  45. 1988 Monday: NASA unveils plans for a lunar colony and manned missions to Mars–all of which would end thanks to President Barack Obama who would take office in January 2009.
  46. 1991 Thursday: Boris Yeltsin takes control at the Kremlin following the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
  47. 1997 Friday: James Cameron’s epic film, “Titanic,” opened on this date in U.S. theaters.
  48. 1998 Saturday: The U.S. House of Representatives approves two articles of impeachment, charging President Bill Clinton[viii] with lying under oath to a Federal grand jury and obstruction of justice.
  49. 2001 Wednesday: The fires that burned beneath the ruins of the World Trade Center in New York City for the previous three months were declared extinguished except for a few scattered hotspots.
  50. 2002 Thursday: Secretary of State Colin Powell declared Iraq in “material breach” of a U.N. disarmament resolution.
  51. 2003 Friday: Design plans were unveiled for the signature skyscraper, a 1,776-foot glass tower, at the site of the World Trade Center in New York City.
  52. 2008 Friday: Citing imminent danger to the national economy, President George W. Bush ordered an emergency bailout of the U.S. auto industry.  
  53. 2009 Saturday: A U.N. comate conference in Copenhagen ended with a nonbinding accord to show for two weeks of debate and frustration; the deal was brokered by President Barack Obama, who attended the conference on the final day.
  54. 2010 Sunday: Sri Lanka lifts a restriction it placed upon a UN war crimes commission visiting the country.  At first the government would not permit them entry then finally relented and permitted the visit.
  55. 2011 Monday: North Korea’s supreme leader Kim-Jong-Il dies and his son, Kim-Jung-Un[ix] undergoes swearing in as his successor.  Elsewhere, U.S. military prosecutors claim to have uncovered a link between Private Bradley Manning and WikiLeaks who published a treasure trove of documents the young soldier handed over to the organization.
  56. 2012 Wednesday: Following the latest incident of gun violence, President Barack Hussein Obama vows he will push forward with gun control measures designed so crimes such as this do not occur anymore.  He failed in this endeavor.  Meanwhile, a U.S. military court announces it will put U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Robert Bales on trial for having carried out a massacre of Afghan civilians.   He killed at least 16 so-called innocents in the country when he went berserk.
  57. 2012 Wednesday A: In Arlington, Virginia, former Acting U.S. Attorney General Robert Bork died at age 85.  A Republican, he served under President Richard M. Nixon from October 20, 1973, to January 04, 1974.  He also was a U.S. Supreme Court nominee at one time until POS Senator Teddy Kennedy, DS-MA, shot him down.
  58. 2013 Thursday: In an interview with journalist Barbara Walters, Hillary Clinton[x] informs the world that she is ‘unsure’ as to whether she will run for the presidency of the United States in 2016.  Meanwhile, a data breach at Target Corporation compromised the security of 40 million credit and debit cards used at Target stores.
  59. 2014 Friday:  Following a data breach in October, Staples, Inc. announces that up to 1.16 million credit card identities may have been compromised and that it will offer free credit protection to the victims at the stores from which, their accounts suffered hacking.  In doing so, they advise all customers to monitor their credit accounts closely.
  60. 2015 Saturday: In southeastern Turkey near the borders with Iraq and Syria, the government says four days of heavy fighting against Kurdish PKK militants resulted in the loss of two Turkish soldiers and 69 Kurds.  Meanwhile, Al-Shabab in Mogadishu, Somalia, sets off a car bomb in a crowded marketplace killing at least three people and wounding at least another eight.  Ah, the ‘religion of peace.’
  61. 2016 Monday: In Berlin, Germany, a Muslim jihadist drives a truck through a Christmas market killing at least 12 and injuring another 48 people enjoying the holiday season.  Police apprehended the assailant, a Pakistani ‘refugee’ named Naved Baluch who denies all involvement in the heinous crime.  Shoot the POS.  Meanwhile, at an art exhibit in Ankara, Turkey, a jihadist assassinates the Russian ambassador, Andrey Karlov.  Police caught the gunman and took him into custody.
  62. 2017 Tuesday: The U.S. Senate approves a $1.5 trillion tax bill the Democrats screech, and wail is going to the wealthiest Americans.  Look, the wealthiest Americans are the job creators, so STFU liberal, left-wing losers!   Meanwhile, in communist China, Beijing condemns and executes 10 accused drug smugglers and dealers yet the amount of fentanyl flowing into the U.S. from the Chi-Coms won’t end.  What is up with that?
  63. 2018 Wednesday: Outgoing House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-WI, bids Congress a tearful farewell, lamenting the ‘broken politics’ afflicting the country.   Meanwhile, we learn in Illinois, the Catholic Church would not release the names of more than 500 pedophile priests.  Ye, gods!  Elsewhere, President Trump declares victory over ISIS and announces the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria.
  64. 2019 Thursday: Senile House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi overplays her hand yet again by making it official- she won’t walk the two articles of impeachment against President Donald J. Trump to the U.S. Senate until the GOP-controlled upper house promises a ‘fair and just proceeding,’ meaning a guarantee to do whatever the Democrats demand of them.  Not going to happen.  This battle will carry over to the New Year as House lawmakers are already heading home for a two-week Christmas break.  Meanwhile, in Los Angeles, California, at Loyola Marymount College, seven Democrat hopefuls are going to debate tonight.
  65. 2020 Saturday: We have two NFL games this Saturday afternoon but first, a recap on Thursday Night Football’s matchup: (1) Los Angeles Chargers, 30 (5-9) @ Las Vegas Raiders, 27 (8-6) Thursday Night 5:30 P.M. Here are today’s matchups: (2) Buffalo Bills, 48 (11-3) @ Denver Broncos, 19 (5-9) Saturday 1:30 P.M.  Next: (3) Carolina Panthers, 16 (4-10) @ Green Bay Packers, 24 (11-3) Saturday 5:15 P.M.
  66. 2020 Saturday A: The Michigan House of Representatives votes to repeal the Emergency Powers Act they mistakenly bestowed on fascist Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Democrat, an act she used to punish individuals and businesses across the state.  Recall this horrible woman.  Meanwhile, Minnesota prepares to call out the National Guard when the trial of the four police officers charged with the death of George Floyd begins. 
  67. 2020 Saturday B: We now learn that the suspected Russian hack of the U.S. began as far back as March before anyone noticed anything or reported it.  Here are the government departments or entities affected by the Russian FSB thugs: (1) U.S. Treasury Dept. (2) U.S. Commerce Dept. (3) National Institute of Health (4) CISA (5) Dept. of Homeland Security (6) U.S. State Dept. (7) Pentagon- the (8) Office of POTUS (9) NASA (10) Natl. Nuclear Security Administration (11) U.S. Energy Dept. and (12) three U.S. states.  Members of government are calling this an ‘act of war.’  We tend to agree; however, we believe the Russians, the Chi-Coms, the Iranians, and other human garbage around the world are acting in concert and they also hacked the U.S. Presidential Election to sow as much discord and confusion as possible.  Because of this, the U.S. Dept. of State announces that it is going to close the last two U.S. consulates in Russia as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says, ‘it’s pretty clear that Russia was behind the massive hack.’
  68. 2020 Saturday C: The U.S. Congress is holding a Saturday session on government funding. President Donald J. Trump signs a stopgap spending bill to keep government up and running.  Next, the U.S. Army rejects former national security adviser Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, U.S. Army Retired call for martial law to figure out what the hell happened in the presidential election.   Regarding the election, Franklin Graham says, ‘I tend to believe the election was rigged or stolen.’  Elsewhere, apelike thug and former director of the CIA (and former communist) John Brennan says the Durham report is ‘trolling’ and mocks outgoing Attorney-General William “Bill” Barr.  Have YOU looked in the mirror lately, Mr. Brennan?  You are a thug.   Speaking of Mr. Barr, he says ‘there was NO CIA misconduct in the Trump-Russian collusion probe.’
  69. 2020 Saturday D: In a humorous note, the Fake News Media is blubbering tears, criticizing the so-called ‘president-elect,’ “Pro-Chi-Com China Joe” Biden for closing access to them.  What the hell did you think you dumbasses?   Elsewhere, housing ‘experts’ want the eviction ban extended.  Good for them.  Regarding Chinese Virus-related problems, the GOP wants to bind Chi-Vi aid to limits on federal spending (there’s no money) which throws the outcome of the COVID-19 relief bill into doubt.  Allies of Chi-Com Joe Biden cry, “Foul!”  Speaking of the Wuhan Virus Crisis, the good old ‘Kung Flu,’ the Moderna vaccine has been cleared for emergency use in the United States which will spread the vaccine to greater numbers of people.   
  70. 2020 Saturday E: Questions continue to arise over WHY California Democratic Congressman Eric “Farter-in-Chief” Swalwell is still in the House of Representatives much less on the House Intelligence Committee when more evidence of him a five-year-plus sexual relationship with a Chi-Com honeypot having continues coming to light.  He must go.  NOW!  We also learn the Chi-Com ‘100-Year Plan’ is for them to bribe, buy, or blackmail everyone around the world who is in their way.  Time to start dropping some nukes, people!   U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn, R-TN, says, “The Democrats are too cozy with the Chi-Coms.”  She’s right.
  71. 2020 Saturday F: Stick around for tonight’s Super Lotto Draw and the Powerball drawings.  First, here are the numbers for the Super Lotto Draw #3518 with a jackpot of $16 million at stake- 10, 15, 25, 31, 33, and Mega 21.  Out of 92.010 winning tickets, the highest winners were TWO people who had FIVE numbers but NO Mega for a prize of $17,020 apiece.  One of the two winning tickets was sold at an ARCO AM/PM station in Newbury Park, CA, 91320 while the other was sold at a Mega Liquor in San Gabriel, CA, 91776.   Next, here are the numbers for tonight’s Powerball Draw #804 with a jackpot of $377 million at stake: 27, 32, 34, 43, 52, and Powerball 13.  Out of 101,071 winning tickets, the highest winner was one person who had FOUR numbers plus the Powerball for a prize of $52,972.
  72. 2020 Saturday G: Here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox, communist China’s gift to the world and a boon for Democrats who want to exercise their fascist skills in locking down people’s lives like California’s duplicitous closet pansy Governor Gavin “The Smiler” Newsom:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 76,126,125 confirmed cases, +1,617,691, 1,602,500, confirmed deaths, +11,762, and 42,963,631 confirmed recoveries (again, this number is less than reported a week ago), +361,393.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 17,629,293 confirmed cases, UP 177,126 from yesterday’s reporting, 317,534 confirmed deaths, UP 1,765, and 7,857,661 confirmed recoveries, UP 38,121.
  73. 2020 Saturday H: 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: 1,827,535 confirmed cases, 22,509 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 20,257 confirmed cases, 281 confirmed deaths, and no mention of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 224,594 confirmed cases, 3,168 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state- Ohio. Currently, they have 614,429 confirmed cases, 8,031 confirmed deaths, and no mention of confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor DeWine.  Let’s look at Israel’s stats now that Mo is living there: 372,886 confirmed cases, 3,074 confirmed deaths, and 345,589 confirmed recoveries.  Speaking of the Mao Zedong fever, Maryland and Virginia donate doses of the vaccine to Washington, D.C.
  74. 2020 Saturday: Folks, even though it’s Saturday, everyone knows EVIL never sleeps so stay tuned for whatever shenanigans the Chi-Coms, their allies in Canada, Iran, Russia, Cuba, Venezuela, North Korea, and in the Democratic Party in the U.S. are up to today.  Everyone knows whatever it is, it’s going be GOOD!
  75. 2021 Sunday: Stick around for today’s NFL scores…

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ENDNOTES:

[i] We began promoting the music of this legendary British blues-rock band, Ten Years After, beginning on Tuesday, 01-March-2011 through Thursday, 24-March-2011.  We hope you will check them out because their music is as important today as it was 50 years ago.  Their performance at Woodstock in 1969 made them megastars.

[ii] We shared the music of the Lovin’ Spoonful with the readership beginning on Saturday, 14-September-2013 through Tuesday, 24-September-2013.  At the time, we made the oversight of not sharing the music of John B. Sebastian with the readership, so we do hope we come back around to promoting him sometime in the next 15 years or so.

[iii] Not sure when we present this Canadian rock band, Loverboy, but we sure as heck hope we do sometime within the next decade because- say what you will about them- they are as exciting today as they were back in the 1980s.  Please remain vigilant for the day that we do.

[iv] 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.

[v] We promoted the music of the Small Faces, Faces, and a bunch more interconnected bands beginning on Tuesday, 22-April-2014 through Tuesday, 01-July-2014.  We encourage everyone to search out the music of the various bands in this collection so you can add them to your growing music collection.

[vi] 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. 

[vii] See previous footnote.  

[viii] In 2019, enfeebled House Speaker Nancy Pelosi continues misleading the public that what President Bill Clinton was in trouble for was his ‘affair’ with White House intern, Monica Lewinsky.  Although that was questionable, he was in trouble for lying in the Paula Jones case as well as for suborning lying under oath in same which inevitable cost him big bucks as well as the right to practice law in his home state of Arkansas for a year.  Speaker Pelosi, STOP LYING to the American people, tell the truth or step down from office and go back home to crime-ridden San Francisco.

[ix] This guy is more of a murderous thug than even his father was.  Still President Donald J. Trump has attempted to bring him and his rat-shit country into modern times.  We shall see.

[x] In 2019 at this point, we are not sure as to whether she will give it, yet another goes or will remain along the sidelines talking shit.

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54. 2020 Monday: Following on last week’s announcement by Pfizer of a COVID-19 vaccine, 90-percent effective, Moderna announces that its own vaccine- one that is 94.5-percent effective- is ready to go.

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320. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2021:

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Pierce Butler; U.S. Secretary of War James McHenry; U.S. Secretary of Defense Melvin R. Laird; U.S. Senator James Inhofe; It’s a Beautiful Day featuring Patti Santos, “Whatever Gets You through the Night” by John Lennon and Elton John, “Mind Games” by John Lennon, Quicksilver Messenger Service featuring Dino Valenti, and Savoy Brown featuring Paul Raymond:

  1. 1380 Thursday: French King Charles VI declares there will be no taxation ‘forever.’
  2. 1532 Wednesday: After the Battle of Cajamarca, Francisco Pizarro and his Conquistadors capture the Incan Emperor Atahualpa.  He would order his captive to order his people to bring them all their gold if they wished to see their ruler freed.  The native began the trek from Paititi, the famed city of gold somewhere in the jungle, yet to be found to this day.
  3. 1753 Friday: In Ballymoney, Ireland, future 3rd U.S. Secretary of War James McHenry is born.  A future Federalist, he would serve under Presidents George Washington, and John Adams from January 27, 1796, to May 13, 1800.
  4. 1776 Saturday: British troops captured Fort Washington in New York during the American Revolution.
  5. 1798 Friday: Kentucky becomes the first state to nullify an act of Congress.
  6. 1801 Monday: The first edition of the New York Evening Post hits the streets.
  7. 1824 Tuesday: New York City’s Fifth Avenue opens for business.
  8. 1885 Monday: Authorities in Canada executed rebel leader Louis Riel for high treason.
  9. 1894 Friday: In Kurdistan, Ottoman Turkish troops massacre 6,000-plus Armenians.
  10. 1907 Saturday: Oklahoma became the 46th state of the Union.
  11. 1914 Monday: Pope Benedict XV calls for peace in Europe and around the world where numerous nations are fighting World War I.  Meanwhile, the Federal Reserve System formally begins operations.
  12. 1915 Tuesday: Coca-Cola received a patent for its contoured bottle on this date with the bottle going into production for the following year.
  13. 1917 Friday: Georges Clemenceau again became prime minister of France.
  14. 1918 Saturday: Communists declare the Hungarian People’s Republic. 
  15. 1933 Thursday: The United States and the Soviet Union established diplomatic relations.
  16. 1939 Thursday: After 7.5 years, Al Capone–suffering from terminal syphilis–completes his prison sentence for tax evasion and authorities release him from the federal penitentiary at Alcatraz Island.  Elsewhere, in Washington, D.C., 71st U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Pierce Butler died.  President Warren G. Harding nominated the Democrat to fill the seat of Republican Associate Justice William R. Day.  Butler served from December 21, 1922, to November 16, 1939.
  17. 1941 Sunday: Siberian troops  begin pouring into Moscow with which, Marshal Zhukov will save the city from the approaching German onslaught.  Once the Soviets learned that the Japanese would not invade the Asiatic portion of the Far East, they began funneling troops and weapons as quickly as possible from the East.  The Germans had no clue as to what was going to hit them.
  18. 1942 Monday: The Germans continue struggling to gain control in fits and starts in the ruins of Stalingrad.  The Soviet forces remaining in the doomed city continue to resist.  Across the Volga River, the Red Army is preparing to launch the counteroffensive the Germans on the ground are aware might hit them while in Berlin, the German General Staff and Adolf Hitler still believe the Reds are spent although they are coming to believe the reports flowing in.
  19. 1945 Friday: Paul Raymond, future keyboardist, and vocalist with a variety of British bands including Chicken Shack[i],  Savoy Brown[ii] and UFO[iii], was born on this date in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England.  
  20. 1946 Saturday: Following the conclusion of a London-based conference, UN members founded the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
  21. 1949 Wednesday: Pattie Santos, future vocalist with the San Francisco band, It’s a Beautiful Day,[iv] was born on this date in San Francisco, California.     
  22. 1952 Sunday: In the Peanuts comic strip, Lucy held a football for Charlie Brown for the first time on this date.
  23. 1959 Monday: The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical “The Sound of Music” opened on Broadway.
  24. 1960 Wednesday: Academy Award-winning Clark Gable died in Los Angeles at age 59.
  25. 1961 Thursday: House Speaker Samuel T. Rayburn, 79, died at his home in Bonham, Texas, having served as speaker since 1940 except for two terms as minority leader of the Democrats.
  26. 1966 Wednesday: Dr. Samuel H. Sheppard won acquittal in his second trial of murdering his pregnant wife, Marilyn, in 1954.
  27. 1969 Sunday: The U.S. Army announced that it was going charge several soldiers with the massacre and subsequent cover-up of the butchery that occurred in the Vietnamese hamlet of My Lai.  The massacre occurred on March 16, 1968.
  28. 1973 Friday: Skylab 4, carrying a crew of three astronauts, launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on an 84-day mission.  Meanwhile, President Richard M. Nixon authorizes the construction of the Alaskan oil pipeline.  Elsewhere, John Lennon releases his “Mind Games”[v] album.
  29. 1974 Saturday: “Whatever gets you through the Night,”[vi] by former Beatle John Lennon and Elton John[vii] hits #1 on the pop music charts, his ONLY #1 single in his solo career.
  30. 1981 Monday: A vaccine developed for hepatitis-B by the Merck Institute for Therapeutic Research received an approval from the federal government on this date.
  31. 1982 Tuesday: The National Football League announces it has come to an agreement with the NFL Players Union, which will end a 57-day labor strike.
  32. 1988 Wednesday: Actress Robin Givens sues boxer Mike Tyson for libel seeking $125 million in damages.  Meanwhile, Benazir Bhutto wins the first free Pakistani presidential election in 11 years.
  33. 1989 Thursday: El Salvadoran troops kill six Jesuit priests on this date.
  34. 1993 Tuesday: Russian President Boris Yeltsin closes the museum dedicated to founder of the Soviet Union, Vladimir Lenin.
  35.  1994 Wednesday: In Santa Rosa, California, Dino Valenti, former lead singer of the San Francisco band, Quicksilver Messenger Service[viii] lost his battle with a lengthy illness and died; he was just 57.  Elsewhere, U.S. Senator James Inhofe, Republican, representing Oklahoma entered the world’s greatest deliberative body on this date and as of 2020 remains there.  
  36. 1997 Sunday: China’s most prominent pro-democracy campaigner, Wei Jingsheng, arrived in the United States after being released following nearly 18 years of imprisonment in his country.
  37. 1998 Monday: In Burlington, Wisconsin, law enforcement arrested a group of five high school students for their part in an alleged plot to murder a carefully selected group of teachers and fellow students.
  38. 2000 Thursday: Bill Clinton became the first serving U.S. president to visit communist Vietnam by doing so on this date.
  39. 2001 Friday: Investigators found a letter addressed to Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy, D-VT, containing anthrax; it was the second letter bearing the deadly germ known to have been sent to Capitol Hill.
  40. 2004 Tuesday: President George W. Bush picked national Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice to be his new secretary of state, succeeding Colin Powell.  Meanwhile, Al-Jazeera television said it had received a video showing a hooded militant shooting a blindfolded woman in the head; intelligence agencies believed the woman was kidnapped British aid worker Margaret Hassan.  What’s more, Sunni Muslims in Iraq expressed anger over videotape showing the fatal shooting of a wounded and apparently unarmed man in a Fallujah Mosque by a U.S. Marine.  The Marines[ix] decided not to court-martial the unidentified corporal much to the chagrin of the Islamic terrorists. 
  41. 2006 Thursday: Democrats embraced Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi as the first female House speaker in history, but then selected Steny Hoyer as majority leader against her wishes. 
  42. 2008 Sunday: According to the BBC, Citigroup will cut 75,000 jobs by early 2009.  Meanwhile, the Russians are having financial problems- after nine indices fall by more than 5-percent, the Russian Trading System Stock Exchange finds itself suspended.
  43. 2009 Monday: President Obama and other world leaders find themselves stymied in their drive to create some sort of lasting climate deal.  They announce they will try again in 2010.
  44. 2010 Tuesday: Fellow congressmen-and-women found longtime Democratic Congressman Charlie Rangel[x] guilty of multiple House rules, including failure to pay his taxes.  Meanwhile, senators from the Republican Party adopt a bill to ban earmarks, a process of setting aside money in bills for specific purposes specified by legislators.
  45. 2011 Wednesday: In the South Waziristan Province of Pakistan, locals find the bodies of 13 death believed-to-be terrorists, killed by a possible U.S. drone strike.
  46. 2012 Friday: Hostess Brands reveals its plan to file for bankruptcy and liquidate its assets, claiming contract disputes from the bakery’s union worker strike crippled its operations; the strike caused the layoff of about 18,500 workers.
  47. 2013 Saturday: In the Maldives presidential election, Abdullah Yameen wins with 51.3-percent of the vote over 48.6-percent for former leader Mohamed Nasheen.
  48. 2014 Sunday: Health officials identify the bird flu in birds on three farms.  However, even though the strain poses minimal risk to humans, the poultry farmers will euthanize their birds anyway.  Elsewhere, the Islamic State radical Muslim terrorist group whom President Barack Obama called the ‘junior varsity,’ released a video featured a masked militant standing over the severed head of Peter Kassig, a former U.S. soldier-turned-aid worker in Syria.  Obama denounced the killing as one of “pure evil.”
  49. 2015 Monday:  Russia confirms that a bomb did indeed bring down their jetliner of Egypt’s Sinai Desert last month, a terrorist attack that killed 224 passengers and crew onboard.  Meanwhile, French President Francois Hollande seeks to expand the powers of the state following recent terrorist attacks while across the English Channel in the United Kingdom, the Brits add 1,900 intelligence officers to government payroll so they can monitor the activities of jihadists on their soil.
  50. 2016 Wednesday:  In Fort Myers, Florida, the former 10th U.S. Secretary of Defense Melvin R. Laird died at age 94.  A Republican, he served under President Richard M. Nixon from January 22, 1969, to January 29, 1973.  Next, according to liberal Democrat sources, Kris Kobach, Kansas’ secretary of state and a member of the Trump transition team, says that the Trump administration will construct a wall along the entire border between our country and Mexico and will also reinstate a registry to monitor Muslim refugees in the country.  Sounds good.   Meanwhile, Black Lives Matter issues first statement on the Trump administration- ‘everyone’s a racist, reparations must come, demands for economic justice, an end to the war on black people,’ and numerous other things.
  51. 2017 Thursday: Reports for new home construction in the United States for the preceding month have rebounded quickly from the end of the Obama administration.  People are positive that their lives are going to improve under President Trump and the economy is picking up.   Meanwhile, Minnesota Senator Al Franken cannot catch a break as another woman accuses him of groping and forced kissing.  Poor bastard.  That’s a Democrat for you.  
  52. 2018 Friday: A U.S. official said intelligence officials had concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.  Meanwhile, a federal judge ordered the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN ‘reporter’ Jim Acosta.[xi]
  53. 2019 Saturday: CNN projects on Saturday night that Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards held onto his seat.  The Democrat at press time is said to have edged the Republican challenger, businessman Eddie Rispone.  Democrats go wild in the streets!  Meanwhile, today marks the 500th founding of the city of Havana, Cuba.
  54. 2020 Monday:  Following on last week’s announcement by Pfizer of a COVID-19 vaccine, 90-percent effective, Moderna announces that its own vaccine- one that is 94.5-percent effective- is ready to go.  New York Governor Andrew “I’m a Moron” Cuomo threatens the Trump administration with lawsuits if the vaccine does not come to his state and soon.  After receiving all manner of help from the Trump administration earlier in the year, the dingbat governor turned around and attacked President Donald J. Trump on his alleged ‘lackluster response’ to the Chinese Virus.  This guy is such a POS, he should be on trial charged with thousands of counts of needless deaths because had he not sent Wuhan Flu-infected spreaders into rest homes across the state, thousands of people would still be alive today.  Meanwhile, politics continues on and on as lowlife scumbags such as Dr. Tony Fauci, Governor Mike DeWine, and former Governor Asa Hutchinson all attack Trump for not bringing in the Biden transition team.  Wow.
  55. 2020 Monday A: The more the United States learns about the corrupt Dominion Voting System out of our northern neighbor Canada, the angrier millions of Americans are becoming.  The sad fact that 33 states use this easily hacked system with its servers in Germany and vote tabulators in Barcelona, Spain, the more we learn that Canada is NOT our friend.  IF President Trump survives what the little cross-dresser Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, his father one of the Rolling Stones as his mother was a groupie in 1978-1979, we must cut the Canadians out of any cooperation between our country and theirs.  Some of us here at the AICPENDBLOG.COM believe that what Canada has done to us- interfering in our politics- is an act of war and that we should nuke the living hell out of them.  – Chef Olaf Bologolo.
  56. 2020 Monday B: SEC Chairman Jay Clayton is stepping down early.  Meanwhile, although Fake News Media continues reporting that the Trump campaign has given up fighting for the Keystone State, Newsmax contributor and presidential strategist Dick Morris says this is ‘bogus,’ that the campaign is fighting in Pennsylvania to stop the theft of the election.  Elsewhere, ‘president-elect’ “Pro-China Joe” Biden calls on Congress to pass a sweeping new Chi-Vi relief package and attempts to take credit for the new COVID-19 vaccines developed by both Pfizer and Moderna.  Finally, President Donald J. Trump hints at support for a primary challenger to Ohio’s Republican Governor Mike DeWine, a POS RINO who has done whatever he can to thwart the 45th president.  The man is no better than John Kasich was, a piece of pond scum who would cut his own party’s throat if it meant liberal news media would love him.  Other problems exist in Georgia, a state controlled by Republicans but seemingly doing the dirty work of the Democrats.   
  57. 2020 Monday C: The Chi-Coms and 14 other nations signed a massive trade deal on Sunday that will bring more than 2.5 billion people into a trade pact headed by Beijing, one that excludes the United States.  Member countries include: People’s Republic of China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam.  Like the Chi-Coms’ Belt and Road Initiative, this is a way by which, the corrupt communist regional power is attempting to become a global superpower, tying nations together- including allies of the U.S.- into a tight web of interconnectivity and one with which, they hope they can destroy the United States, especially IF President Trump is able to pull a victory out of the fire.
  58. 2020 Monday D: As for the Beijing Bug, here are the numbers for the CHI-VI, you know, COVID-19 Chinese Bat Flu Virus Crisis, the pandemic they started but still try to blame on the U.S.:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 54,678,159 confirmed cases, +493,801, 1,321,403, confirmed deaths, +6,499, and 35,098,656 confirmed recoveries, +267,664.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Xi Jinping Bat Flu pandemic: 11,200,491 confirmed cases, up 150,340 from yesterday’s reporting, 250,003 confirmed deaths, UP 672, and 5,957,635 confirmed recoveries, UP 24,366.  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: 1,040,733 confirmed cases, 18,277 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 16,619 confirmed cases, 222 confirmed deaths, and last week at this time 12,083 confirmed recoveries but no updates today.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 135,433 confirmed cases, 2,638 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: Alabama, currently, they have 219,232 confirmed cases, 3,249 confirmed deaths, but no mention of confirmed recoveries which seems to be the way of the world at present  Let’s look at Israel’s numbers now that Mo and his wife have moved there: 324,755 confirmed cases, 2,735 confirmed deaths, and 313,643 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at another nation: Brazil: they have 5,876,740 confirmed cases of the CHI-VI, 166,067 confirmed deaths and 5,322,466 confirmed recoveries.
  59. 2020 Monday E: Here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 29,950.44, UP 470.63 points (+1.60%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,924.13, UP 94.84 points (+0.80%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,626.91, UP 41.76 points (+1.16%).  Price of GOLD: $1,887.70 per troy oz., +0.00 (+0.00%)  Here is the price of SILVER: $24.83 per troy oz., +0.028 (+0.11%).  Price of PLATINUM: $928.20 per troy oz., +0.70 (+0.88%).  Price of PALLADIUM: $2,345.10 per troy oz., +15.40 (+0.66%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $3.22 per #, +0.0015 (+0.05%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $41.42, +0.08 (+0.19%).  Today, one-dollar U.S. = 6.58 PRC yuan whereas one U.S. greenback = 0.84 euros.  Just for a lark, $1 U.S. = 76.82 Afghan afghani.
  60. 2020 Monday F: Here is tonight’s Monday Night Football game with the results: (14) Minnesota Vikings, 19 (4-5) @ Chicago Bears, 13 (5-5)
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ENDNOTES:

[i] When we promoted the music of Fleetwood Mac, we should have shared the music of Chicken Shack in the same way we should have tied the music of UFO in with it seeing as how musicians from Chicken Shack joined both bands at later times.

[ii] We promoted the music of the greatest blues-rock-British-boogie band, Savoy Brown, beginning on Friday, 28-January-2011 through Monday, 28-February-2011.  Kim Simmonds is one of the greatest guitarists of all time which is why everyone should check the music of this fabulous band out ASAP.

[iii] We look forward to doing the music of UFO as well as of the Michael Schenker Group within the next year or two.  We hope you will join us when we do.

[iv] It’s a Beautiful Day is one of the all-time great San Francisco rock bands.  We began promoting them on Thursday, August 25, 2011, through Monday, August 29, 2011, and again on Tuesday, February 04, 2014, through Wednesday, February 05, 2014.  We encourage everyone to check their discography out and consider adding them to your collection.

[v] 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.

[vi] This is a great song from the “Walls and Bridges” album that everyone must seek out and consider adding to their collection.  We promoted this album on Sunday, 12-25-2016.  We hope you will seek it out. 

[vii] We will be presenting Elton John’s music at some point.

[viii] We began promoting this famed San Francisco rock band on Friday, March 25, 2011, through Monday, April 04, 2011, and again from Tuesday, August 20, 2013, through Monday, September 02, 2013.  Please, seek the albums out featured in the blog posts on those dates. 

[ix] Both President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama waged war on U.S. fighting men and women which was not right.  We must return to fighting wars the way we did from Vietnam backward to the Spanish-American War.  We cannot prosecute soldiers for fighting a soulless enemy, one that we definitely need to kill using any means imaginable.

[x] Like many of the Democrats, Charlie Rangel is a perfect example of the corruption that permeates that party.  Everyone knew for decades that Congressman Rangel was a crooked POS, yet it took them far too long to get his ass out of Congress.

[xi] This guy is one of the big purveyors of fake news and should be doing tough time in prison.

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31. 1941 Saturday: The Afrika Korps continues driving across the North African desert, three big prongs seeking to converge on the Egyptian frontier. The British are in headlong retreat but preparing to make a stand so as to halt the Axis drive on the Suez Canal.

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95. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, APRIL 05, 2021:

Easter Monday

President George Washington; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Samuel Freeman Miller and Abe Fortas; U.S. Attorney General Philander C. Knox; U.S. Secretary of State (and General) Colin Powell; Black Sabbath featuring Cozy Powell, Canned Heat featuring Bob “the Bear” Hite, Elvis Presley, the Hollies featuring Allan Clarke, KISS featuring Mark St. John, Nirvana featuring Kurt Cobain, Steppenwolf featuring Kent Henry, and Trapeze featuring Dave Holland:

  1. 456 Wednesday: St. Patrick returns to Ireland as a missionary bishop.
  2. 1614 Saturday: Pocahontas, daughter of the leader of the Powhatan tribe, married English colonist, John Rolfe, in Virginia.  A convert to Christianity, she went by the name of ‘Lady Rebecca.”
  3. 1621 Monday: The Mayflower sails from Plymouth on a return trip to England.
  4. 1762 Monday: The British take Grenada, West Indies, from the French.
  5. 1764 Thursday: Britain’s Parliament passed the American Revenue Act of 1764, also known as the Sugar Act.
  6. 1768 Tuesday: Birkenhead Park, the first civic public park, opens in Birkenhead, England.
  7. 1792 Thursday: President George Washington cast his first veto, rejecting a congressional measure for apportioning representatives among the states.
  8. 1806 Saturday: Isaac Quintard patented the cider mill on this date.
  9. 1816 Friday: In Richmond, Kentucky, the future 36th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Freeman Miller is born.  A Whig and then a Republican, President Abraham Lincoln nominated Miller to fill Associate Justice Peter Daniel’s seat.  He served from 07-16-1862 to 10-13-1890.
  10. 1843 Wednesday: Queen Victoria proclaimed Hong Kong to be a British crown colony.
  11. 1864 Tuesday: Ben Field and George M. Pullman received a U.S. patent for an “improvement in (rail) sleeping-cars” that consisted of a folding upper berth.
  12. 1869 Monday:  Daniel Bakeman, the last surviving soldier of the U.S. Revolutionary War, died at the age of 109.
  13. 1887 Tuesday: In Tuscumbia, Alabama, Anne Sullivan achieved a breakthrough as her blind and deaf pupil, Helen Keller, learned the meaning of the word, “water,” as spelled out in the Manual Alphabet.
  14. 1895 Friday: Oscar Wilde lost his criminal libel case against the Marquis of Queensberry, who had accused the writer of homosexual practices.
  15. 1900 Thursday: In Brussels, Belgium, assassins attempt to take the life of Edward, the Prince of Wales.
  16. 1901 Friday: The 44th U.S. Attorney General Philander C. Knox assumes his office on this date.  A Republican, he served under Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt from 04-05-1901 to 06-30-1904, then became 40th U.S. Secretary of State and then a senator from Pennsylvania.
  17. 1915 Monday: Jess Willard knocked out Jack Johnson in the 26th round for the heavyweight boxing title of the world.  Elsewhere, as World War I (the Great War at this time) continues, King George V orders that no royal households partake of alcohol.
  18. 1916 Wednesday: Heavy fighting continues around Verdun as the Germans continue making headway again in their effort to smash through the French lines.  Elsewhere, in the Mesopotamian Front, British troops are poised on the right bank of the Tigris River to drive the Ottoman Turks out of Iraq. 
  19. 1917 Thursday: As Russian forces continue suffering defeats on all fronts, especially at the hands of the Germans and Austro-Hungarians, dissension is beginning to set in among the ranks.  Talk of revolution is in the air, sporadic mutinies occur here and there.  The Czar’s government demands the troops do their duty.
  20. 1918 Friday: The fighting along the Somme River in France begins coming to an end as both sides are exhausted and conditions on the front are not good.  The Germans continue landing troops in Finland and on the Asiatic side of Russia, Japanese troops are landing in the ports to take control of them so as to stop the Bolsheviks from taking them.
  21. 1919 Saturday: The Polish Army executes 35 young Jews.  Elsewhere, heavyweight boxer Jess Willard knocked Jack Johnson out in Havana, Cuba.
  22. 1923 Thursday: Firestone Tire and Rubber Company puts their inflatable tires into production on this date.
  23. 1925 Sunday: During an exhibition game, the New York Yankees whip the Brooklyn Dodgers 16-9; however, Babe Ruth collapses from an ulcer.
  24. 1930 Saturday: Mahatma Gandhi defied British law by making salt in India.
  25. 1932 Tuesday: In the Dominion of Newfoundland, 10,000 rioters seize the Colonial Building, which leads to the end of self-government. 
  26. 1933 Wednesday: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an executive order creating the Civilian Conservation Corps and an anti-hoarding order that effectively prohibited private ownership of gold.  Meanwhile, the first operation to remove a lung took place at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
  27. 1936 Sunday: A tornado virtually annihilates the town of Tupelo, Mississippi, leading to the deaths of 216 citizens.
  28. 1937 Monday: In New York City, future U.S. Army General, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and 65th U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell is born.  He served under President George W. Bush from 01-20-2001 to 01-26-2005.  Many thought Secretary Powell would one day run for president but so far, he has refrained from entering presidential politics.
  29. 1938 Tuesday: Anti-Jewish riots break out in Dabrowa, Poland.
  30. 1939 Wednesday: In Nazi Germany, membership in Hitler Youth becomes obligatory.
  31. 1941 Saturday: The Afrika Korps continues driving across the North African desert, three big prongs seeking to converge on the Egyptian frontier.  The British are in headlong retreat but preparing to make a stand so as to halt the Axis drive on the Suez Canal.
  32. 1942 Sunday: Allan Clarke—future vocalist/guitarist with the British rock band, the Hollies[i]—is born in Salford, Lancashire, England on this date.  Elsewhere, the Imperial Japanese troops continue their drive to destroy all American and Filipino forces in the Bataan Peninsula, the final defensive positions left on Luzon.  Fighting is heavy, both sides are suffering heavy losses but the Japanese can replace theirs and their supplies.  The Americans and Filipinos cannot.
  33. 1943 Monday: The British and Americans continue their hammer blows against the sagging Afrika Korps but whatever they do, they cannot penetrate their lines or force them to surrender.  The fight goes on…
  34. 1944 Wednesday: In World War II, 270 inhabitants of the Greek village of Kleisoura die at the hands of Nazi executioners.  In the China-Burma-India Theater, aka the CBI, the Imperial Japanese forces have failed to displace the British line at Imphal.  It is clear that the ebb of battle is now going against the Japanese and it’s clear that soon, they will be in headlong retreat with the Brits harrying them on the way.
  35. 1945 Thursday: As the war in Europe appears to be ending, the people of Czechoslovakia increase their activities to drive the Germans out of their country.  Uprisings among the people occur with more frequency and the Nazis are doing their best to hightail it out of the country.  Meanwhile, the Red Army continues pushing toward Berline overrunning East Prussia and sowing terror among the German civilian population.
  36. 1948 Monday: Kent Henry, future guitarist with the rock band, Steppenwolf[ii], was born on this date in Hollywood, California.  Elsewhere, future drummer, Dave Holland, is born in Northampton, England, on this date who would play with the British band, Trapeze[iii] 1969-1979.
  37. 1951 Thursday: A judge sentenced Julius and Ethel Rosenberg to death following their conviction in New York on charges of conspiring to commit espionage for the Soviet Union.
  38. 1954 Monday: The U.S. Supreme Court, in Federal Communications Commission v. American Broadcasting Co., Inc., unanimously ruled that TV quiz shows did not violate lottery laws.  Meanwhile, Elvis Presley[iv] records his debut single, “That’s All Right Mama.”  Elsewhere, the fighting at Dien Bien Phu continues to seesaw back and forth over the same ground as the French Union forces and their People’s Army counterparts continue fighting over the Elianes and Huguette 7 position.  The question is, who can outlast who?
  39. 1955 Tuesday: Winston Churchill resigns as British prime minister due to health reasons; Anthony Eden succeeds him.
  40. 1964 Sunday: Army General Douglas MacArthur died in Washington at age 84.
  41. 1967 Wednesday: In the NBA, Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia 76ers scores a record 41 rebounds.
  42. 1974 Friday: Doubleday Books released Stephen King’s first published novel, “Carrie.”  Meanwhile, the then-tallest building in New York City, the World Trade Center, opens with 110 stories.
  43. 1976 Monday: Reclusive billionaire Howard Hughes died in Houston, Texas, at age 70.
  44. 1981 Sunday:  Canned Heat’s[v] original lead singer, Bob “the Bear” Hite died in Los Angeles, California, at age 38 on this date, the victim of a heart attack.  Meanwhile, in the NHL, the Philadelphia Flyers amass a record of 2,621 penalty minutes.
  45. 1982 Monday: In Washington, D.C., the 95th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Abe Fortas died.  President Lyndon Baines Johnson nominated his fellow Democrat to fill the seat of Associate Justice Arthur Goldberg who went onto become the sixth U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.  He served from 08-11-1965 to 05-14-1969.  Elsewhere, a British fleet sails to the Falkland Islands to reclaim them by force of arms from Argentina.  
  46. 1984 Thursday: In the NBA, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar breaks Wilt Chamberlain’s all-time career scoring record of 31,419 points (31,421).
  47. 1985 Friday: John McEnroe said, “any man can beat any woman at any sport, especially tennis.”
  48. 1986 Saturday: Two American service members and a Turkish woman died in the bombing of a West Berlin discotheque, an incident that prompted a U.S. air raid on Libya more than a week later.
  49. 1987 Sunday: The Fox TV network premieres showing “Married with Children” and “The Tracy Ullman Show.”  The shows were the beginning of the FOX lineup.  
  50. 1988 Tuesday: The Democratic National Convention picks Michael Dukakis as their presidential candidate.
  51. 1989 Wednesday: Solidarity grants legal status in Poland as the union/political movement and the government signed accords, which lifted an eight-year ban on the movement.  The government also set elections for June 1989.  
  52. 1991 Friday: The U.S. begins airdrops to Kurd refugees in northern Iraq.
  53. 1992 Sunday: Peru’s President Alberto Fujimori suspends constitution and dissolved Congress.
  54. 1993 Monday: In Major League Baseball, two new expansion teams debut on this date: (1) the Florida Marlins first game – they beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-3 while in (2) the Colorado Rockies’ first game – they lose to the New York Mets 3-0.
  55. 1994 Tuesday: Guitarist/vocalist of the Grunge Rock band, Nirvana[vi], Kurt Cobain, takes his own life in Seattle, Washington, on this date using a shotgun; he was age 27.
  56. 1998 Sunday: Famed rock drummer, Cozy Powell—who played with the Jeff Beck Group[vii], Black Sabbath[viii], Rainbow[ix], among others—died in an automobile accident on this date in Bristol, England; he was age 50.
  57. 2004 Monday: A U.S.-Canadian task force investigating the massive power blackout of August 14, 2003, called for urgent approval of mandatory reliability rules to govern the electric transmission industry.  Elsewhere, the Los Angeles Times won five Pulitzer Prizes; the Pulitzer for fiction went to Edward R. Jones for “The Known World.”
  58. 2007 Thursday: Mark St. John—who played lead guitar with KISS[x] in 1984—died from a brain hemorrhage on this date.
  59. 2008 Saturday: Federal authorities continue raiding the YFZ Ranch, aka the Yearning for Zion Ranch, near El Dorado, Texas, where fundamentalist break-away minister of the Church of Latter Day Saints- Warren Jeffs- has been holed up with captive women and children.  Law enforcement takes away at least 183 women and children from the hellhole.  The search for Jeffs continues…
  60. 2009 Sunday: North Korea launches its controversial Kwangmyongsong-2 rocket.  It passed over the mainland of Japan, which prompted an immediate reaction from the United Nations Security Council.
  61. 2010 Monday: Sixty countries receive invitations to participate in Iran’s two-day nuclear disarmament conference in Tehran April 17 – 18; China says it will attend.  Elsewhere, an explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine near Charleston, West Virginia, killed 29 mineworkers. 
  62. 2011 Tuesday: The U.S. Democratic National Committee appoints Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz chairperson.
  63. 2012 Thursday:  As the Syrian Civil War continues to blossom, Syrian government forces take the fight to loads of terrorists in the suburbs of Damascus.  Fighting is fierce but the terrorists must be eliminated like the human garbage that they are.
  64. 2013 Friday: In Japan, optimism for economic revival sparked Bank of Japan’s stimulus plan, impacts Japan’s stock market index; following its release, the Nikkei 225 hits its highest level in nearly five years.
  65. 2014 Saturday: Despite major terrorist threats, the people at Afghanistan line up outside the polling places, the third such election since the United States and its NATO allies booted the Taliban out of power to elect their new president.
  66. 2015 Sunday: Regarding the looming Iranian nuclear deal, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu continues speaking out against it, declaring that ‘it will lead to wider nuclear proliferation.’   Meanwhile, after being discredited and severely chastised by public opinion, Rolling Stone magazine finds itself in the embarrassing position of having to retract a story about a ‘gang rape on campus’ at the University of Virginia.  Evidence proved that it was yet another bogus story occurring during the reign of President Barack Obama.
  67. 2016 Tuesday: After the passage of an anti-gay bill in North Carolina, PayPal announces the cancelation of a $3.6 million investment in the state.  Gee whiz.  Meanwhile, the city of San Francisco becomes the first U.S. city to mandate paid parental leave.   
  68. 2017 Wednesday: The North Koreans continue testing President Donald J. Trump by firing medium-range missiles into the sea.  In essence, Kim Jong Un is thumping his chest, saying, “Look at me, look at me.”  U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is dismissive of the fat little tyrant by saying, ‘we have already said our piece on North Korean, there’s nothing more to be said.’
  69. 2018 Thursday: As the U.S. and communist China continue slapping tariffs on one another, President Donald J. Trump informs U.S. Treasury and State Department officials to consider adding another $50 billion in tariffs onto additional Chinese goods.  The Chi-Coms are not happy.   Elsewhere, Twitter claims to have shut down more than 1.5 million accounts reportedly linked to terrorism since 2015 yet the ayatollah POS in Iran remains there to this day threatening death on his enemies across the globe.
  70. 2019 Friday: With a change of government in Ecuador, word has it that Julian Assange, who has been given asylum within the London Ecuadoran Embassy, will soon be booted out onto the street.  British and American authorities are salivating at this news like Pavlovian dogs.  Everyone wants him.
  71. 2020 Sunday: The Kung Flu, also known as COVID-19, aka Coronavirus, continues causing havoc around the globe as it infects and slays people who are in its path.  As of today, there are more than 1,260,104 confirmed cases globally what with 69,082 confirmed dead, all because of China’s failure to close their infamous wet markets.  In the United States, there are 331,234 confirmed U.S. cases of the Wuhan Flu what with 9,458 dead Americans.  The price Beijing is going to pay when this is over is going to be extremely harmful to their communist overlords and who knows?  China might throw off its cruel taskmasters and Nationalist China would reclaim the mainland.
  72. 2021 Monday: Stick around and uncover what’s going on today…sounds like the Dems are trying to reignite pandemic fears…

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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.

[ii] 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.

[iii] We first began promoting the music of Trapeze beginning on Monday, 15-October-2018 through Saturday, 27-October-2018.  We hope you will seek the music of this famed band out and consider adding it to your collection.

[iv] When the time will be right for the presentation of Elvis Presley is unknown but if we are still going strong in the 2030s, we expect to do so.  Please, stay tuned.

[v] We began promoting the music of Canned Heat on Sunday, 05-June-2011 through Sunday, 17-July-2011.  We hope you will seek them out and add them to your collection.

[vi] We hope to share the music of Nirvana with the world within the next decade or so when we will do a series of Grunge Rock bands.

[vii] We presented another series of interconnected bands which included the Jeff Beck Group, Free, Bad Company, Led Zeppelin, the Firm, Mott the Hoople, Ian Hunter, the Yardbirds, and a plethora of solo and group efforts beginning on Wednesday, 02-July-2014 through Sunday, 19-October-2014.  We definitely hope that you will seek this music out and consider adding it to your growing collection.

[viii] We hope to offer the music of Black Sabbath sometime in the next decade.

[ix] We shared the music of Deep Purple, Ian Gillan, Captain Beyond, Elf, and Rainbow beginning on Tuesday, 20-March-2018 and concluded this massive offering on Sunday, 14-October-2018.  Please seek out the music by all of these phenomenal bands.  All are fabulous.

[x] We hope to present the music of KISS sometime in the late 2020s.

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26. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2021

Y. 1943 Tuesday: The agony of the encircled Sixth Army in Stalingrad continues as the Russians continue hammering the city. Soviet troops recapture Voronezh. Members of the German General Staff beg the Fuhrer to allow the army to capitulate, noting that further fighting is beyond their ability. The answer is “NO.”

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26. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2021:

DAY SEVEN OF THE BIDEN REGIME- “86 46”

Vice President Nelson Rockefeller; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Alfred Moore, George Shiras Jr.; U.S. Attorneys General Edmund Randolph, Augustus Garland, and Harry M. Daugherty; U.S. Secretaries of State John Foster Dulles, Colin Powell, and Condoleezza Rice; U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand; the Climax Blues Band featuring Derek Holt, Fairport Convention featuring Ashley Hutchings, Little River Band featuring David Briggs, Mountain featuring Corky Laing, the Ohio Players featuring Leroy “Sugarfoot” Bonner and Vincent “Vinny Wu” Thomas, and Van Halen featuring Eddie Van Halen:

  1. 66 Monday: Astronomers report the fifth recorded perihelion passage of Haley’s Comet.
  2. 1340 Thursday: English King Edward III proclaimed king of France.
  3. 1666 Saturday: France declares war against Britain and Munster. 
  4. 1784 Saturday: In a letter to his daughter Sally, Benjamin Franklin expressed unhappiness over the choice of the eagle as the symbol of America; and stated his own preference: the turkey.
  5. 1788 Thursday: The first European settlers in Australia, led by Captain Arthur Phillip, landed in present-day Sydney.  Originally, the group settled at Botany Bay eight days before but today is the day the citizens of the island continent celebrate as “Australia Day.”
  6. 1794 Friday: The first U.S. Attorney General of the United States Edmund Randolph stepped down from office on this date.  A Federalist, he served under President George Washington from September 26, 1789 until today.
  7. 1804 Wednesday: The nation’s 12th U.S. Supreme Court Justice Alfred Moore left the nation’s high court on this date.  A Federalist, President James Madison nominated Moore to fill the seat of Justice James Iredell.  He served from April 21, 1800 until today.
  8. 1832 Wednesday: The future 53rd U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice George Shiras Jr. was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on this date.  A future Republican, he would be nominated by President Benjamin Harrison to fill the seat of Associate Justice Joseph Bradley.  He would serve from July 26, 1892 to February 23, 1903.  
  9. 1837 Wednesday: Michigan became the 26th state.
  10. 1838 Thursday: Tennessee becomes first state to prohibit alcohol.
  11. 1841 Monday: Britain formally occupied Hong Kong, which the Chinese ceded to the British for having lost the Opium War.
  12. 1860 Wednesday: The future 51st Attorney General of the United States Harry M. Daugherty is born in Washington Courthouse, Ohio, on this date.  A future Republican, he would serve under Presidents Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge from 03-04-1921 to 04-06-1921.
  13. 1861 Friday: The state of Louisiana seceded from the Union on this date and threw in its lot with the Confederate States of America.
  14. 1863 Sunday: The War Department issues an order that allows Massachusetts to begin recruiting black soldiers to fight in the Civil War.  The 54th Regiment forms with black soldiers.
  15. 1870 Tuesday: After fulfilling all the requirements imposed upon it, Virginia rejoined the Union.
  16. 1875 Monday: George F. Green patented the electric dental drill for sawing, filing, dressing, and polishing teeth.
  17. 1899 Wednesday: In Washington, D.C., the nation’s 38th U.S. Attorney General Augustus Garland died at age 66.  A member of a variety of political parties, he served under President Grover Cleveland as a Democrat from 03-06-1885 to 03-04-1889.
  18. 1905 Thursday: Near Pretoria, South Africa, at the Premier Mine, Captain Wells discovered the Cullinan diamond which, at 3,106.75 carats, was the largest diamond ever found.
  19. 1911 Thursday: Inventor Glenn H. Curtis flew the first successful seaplane on this date.
  20. 1915 Tuesday: President Woodrow Wilson signed the Rocky Mountain National Park Act, which created America’s 10th national park.
  21. 1934 Friday: Nazi Germany and Poland sign a treaty prohibiting attacking one-another for TEN years; Germany invaded Poland on September 1, 1939.
  22. 1939 Thursday: During the Spanish Civil War, rebel forces led by General Francisco Franco and their Fascist Italian allies captured Barcelona. Elsewhere, principal photography commenced for David O. Selznick’s movie version of “Gone With the Wind.”
  23. 1940 Friday: The Nazis ban Polish Jews from traveling on trains.
  24. 1942 Monday: The first American Expeditionary Force to go to Europe during World War II arrived in Belfast, Northern Ireland.  Meanwhile, the Italian high command demands that Germany dismiss General Erwin Rommel, commander of the Afrika Korps.
  25. 1943 Tuesday: The agony of the encircled Sixth Army in Stalingrad continues as the Russians continue hammering the city.  Soviet troops recapture Voronezh.  Members of the German General Staff beg the Fuhrer to allow the army to capitulate, noting that further fighting is beyond their ability.  The answer is “NO.”
  26. 1945 Friday: Soviet troops reach the Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camps in Poland.  Elsewhere, Ashley Hutchings (bass 1967-1969) of the British rock band, Fairport Convention, is born on this date.
  27. Executive Order #9981 ends segregation in the U.S. Armed Forces.  Elsewhere, future drummer of the rock band, Mountain, Corky Laing, is born.
  28. 1949 Wednesday: Future bassist/vocalist with the British blues-rock band, Climax Blues Band[i], Derek Holt is born on this date.
  29. 1950 Thursday: India officially proclaimed itself a republic as Rajendra Prasad took the oath of office as president.
  30. 1951 Friday: Future member of the massive Australian rock band, the Little River Band[ii]– David Briggs: (guitars 1976-81)- is born in Melbourne, Australia, on this date.
  31. 1953 Monday: The 52nd U.S. Secretary of State John Foster Dulles assumed his office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from today until April 22, 1959.
  32. 1954 Tuesday: Groundbreaking begins on Disneyland in Anaheim, California.
  33. 1955 Wednesday: Eddie Van Halen, guitars/vocals with the hard rock band, Van Halen[iii], is born in Nijmegen, Netherlands, on this date.
  34. 1958 Sunday: Vincent “Venny Wu” Thomas (multi-instrumentalist and vocals) with the rock-funk-soul band, the Ohio Players[iv], is born on this date.
  35. 1962 Friday: The United States launched Ranger 3 to land scientific instruments on the moon, but the probe ended up missing its target by more than 22,000 miles.  Charles “Lucky” Luciano, a leading Mafia figure in the U.S., died in Naples, Italy, at age 64.
  36. 1968 Friday: The Israeli submarine Dakar crashes in the Mediterranean Sea resulting in the deaths of 69 sailors.
  37. 1969 Sunday: After two days of flooding and mudslides, the government declared California a disaster area.
  38. 1973 Friday: Actor Edward G. Robinson died in Los Angeles, California, at age 79.
  39. 1979 Friday: Former Republican Vice President Nelson A. Rockefeller died in New York at age 70.  He served under President Gerald R. Ford, 1974-1977.  He was the nation’s 41st vice president.  Meanwhile, an inventor demonstrated the first Gizmo guitar synthesizer on this date.
  40. 1986 Sunday: Super Bowl XX: the Chicago Bears beat the New England Patriots by a score of 46-10 in New Orleans; Super Bowl MVP is Chicago defensive end, Richard Dent.  
  41. 1988 Tuesday: Australians celebrated the 200th anniversary of their country as a grand parade of tall ships re-enacted the voyage of the first European settlers.  The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, “Phantom of the Opera” opened at Broadway’s Majestic Theater.
  42. 1992 Sunday: Super Bowl XXVI: the Washington Redskins beat the Buffalo Bills in Minnesota by a score of 37-24; MVP is Redskins’ quarterback, Mark Rypien.  Meanwhile, Russian President Boris Yeltsin announced that his country would stop targeting U.S. cities with nuclear weapons.   Elsewhere, Democratic presidential candidate Bill Clinton, appearing with his beloved wife (yeah, right) Hillary, on CBs’ “60 Minutes,” acknowledged “causing pain in my marriage,” but said past problems were not relevant to the campaign.
  43. 1993 Tuesday: Vaclav Havel was elected president of the newly formed Czech Republic.
  44. 1996 Friday: First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton testified before a grand jury regarding her part in the Whitewater scam that bilked hundreds of investors out of millions of dollars.  Once a crook, ALWAYS a crook as would see during the 2016 Presidential Election cycle.
  45. 1997 Sunday: Super Bowl XXXI: at the Louisiana Superdome, the Green Bay Packers beat the New England Patriots by a score of 35-21. 
  46. 1998 Monday: President Bill Clinton forcefully denied having an affair with a former White House intern, telling reporters, “I did not have sexual relations with that woman,” Monica Lewinsky.  He did have sex with her in the antechamber off the Oval Office.  
  47. 1999 Tuesday: President Saddam Hussein of Iraq vowed revenge against the United States in response to airstrikes launched by President Bill Clinton that reportedly killed civilians.  The strikes occurred because the American planes took out Iraqi antiaircraft fire targeting them on the ground as they patrolled No-Fly Zones.
  48. 2003 Sunday: Secretary of State Colin Powell, citing Iraq’s lack of cooperation with U.N. inspectors, said he’d lost faith in the inspectors’ ability to conduct a definitive search for banned weapons programs.  Meanwhile, Super Bowl XXXVII: at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the Oakland Raiders by a score of 48-21.
  49. 2005 Wednesday: A U.S. Marine helicopter crashed in western Iraq killing 30 Marines and a Navy medic aboard.  Elsewhere, a dumbass man parked his SUV on railroad tracks in Glendale, setting off a crash of two commuter trains that killed 11 people.  The driver of the SUV, most likely an illegal alien, Juan Alvarez, was convicted of murder and sentenced to 11 consecutive life terms.  Elsewhere, U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell stepped down from office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President George W. Bush from January 20, 2001 until today.  His successor, Condoleezza Rice took up the post today and served until January 20, 2009.
  50. 2008 Saturday: Illinois Senator Barack Obama wins the South Carolina Democratic Party presidential primary race.
  51. 2009 Monday: New York Democratic Party Senator Kirsten Gillibrand entered the world’s greatest deliberative body on this date. And remains there until this day.  She is junior senator to Charles “Chuck” Schumer, another Democrat.
  52. 2010 Tuesday: James Cameron’s film, “Avatar,” surpasses his 1997 film, “Titanic,” becoming the highest-grossing film of all time.
  53. 2011 Wednesday: In Davos, Switzerland, the 41st World Economic Forum convenes.
  54. 2012 Thursday: In a Canberra restaurant on Australia Day, nearly 200 indigenous protesters trap Prime Minister Julia Gillard and opposition leader Tony Abbott inside.  Elsewhere, at a GOP Primary debate in Florida, frontrunners Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich do battle with one another over issues related to illegal immigration, Wall Street, and of course the disastrous Obama administration.   Meanwhile, President Barack Obama gives a speech in Las Vegas in which, he celebrates U.S. domestic oil drilling (really now…) and says that the ‘U.S. is the Saudi Arabia of natural gas.’  Yet eight years later, Democratic-Socialists will be pushing the Green New Deal which gets rid of ALL fossil fuels.  WTF?
  55. 2013 Saturday: According to Brainy History, the hacking cabal known as Anonymous hacks into the U.S. Sentencing Commission website in protest of the recent suicide by Internet activist and American computer programmer, Alan Swartz.  Meanwhile, Leroy “Sugarfoot” Bonner (Guitars/Vocals) of the rock-funk-soul band, the Ohio Players[v], died on this date.
  56. 2014 Sunday: Prominent Chinese legal activist, Xu Zhiyong, is sentenced to four years in prison; convicted of ‘gathering a crowd to disturb public order,’ the case is evidence that Communist Party leaders wish to expunge any challenges to the power or leadership.
  57. 2015 Monday: Alexis Tsipras, leader of the Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) party, is elected as prime minister of Greece on an anti-austerity platform.
  58. 2016 Tuesday: Seattle, a once-lovely city, now overloaded with homeless people experiences yet another crime in its ‘infamous Jungle’ area, a crime in which two people are shot dead and several others hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.  The Seattle Police Department is searching for the suspects.  Elsewhere, Australian tourists returning home from South America are found to have brought the Zika virus home with them.
  59. 2017 Thursday: Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto cancels a meeting with President Donald J. Trump that was going to occur next week, citing the American president’s promise of building a wall between the two countries so the U.S. can stop the mass invasion from which, Mexico’s corrupt leaders profit in a variety of ways.  In response, President Trump calls for a 20-percent tariff on ALL GOODS flowing north from Mexico.
  60. 2018 Friday: Although creators of cryptocurrency tell us ‘how safe it is,’ hackers manage to steal $535 million of NEM cryptocurrency from the Japanese exchange Coin Check.    
  61. 2019 Saturday: In order to protect their satrap in Venezuela- Nicolas Maduro- the Russians begin flying in private military contractors to provide security for the slow-witted Venezuelan dictator.  This leads the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a speech before the United Nations for the world’s countries to make their stance known whether they support the illegitimate government in Caracas or not.  The U.S. does not but the Russians, Chi-Coms, Cuba, and other Third World hellholes do.  Concurrently, the Bank of England prohibits the Maduro government from withdrawing more than a billion in gold reserves until the dispute between Maduro and Juan Guaidó as to whom won the election is resolved.
  62. 2020 Sunday:  Afghan government forces backed up by Coalition forces have had enough of the ongoing Taliban violence and launches operations against Taliban forces across nine provinces.  The body toll of the Islamists for the day is about 51 with no sign that Afghan troops going to give them an inch.  Meanwhile in Syria, Syrian government forces are cleaning out jihadists and other terrorists in Idlib Province as the government makes a concerted push to reclaim towns and villages from remaining rebels.   Elsewhere, someone gets ahold of an unreleased portion of the manuscript of former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s upcoming book, “The Room Where It Happened.”  In the unauthorized portion, Bolton says ‘Trump told him that unfreezing aid to Ukraine hinged on whether the government of Volodymyr Zelensky would provide dirt on ‘Pro-China Joe’ Biden to the administration.
  63. 2021 Tuesday: As Senator Patrick Leahy, D-VT, swears in U.S. senators for the upcoming ‘impeachment trial of former President Donald J. Trump,’ West Virginia Democrat Senator Joe Manchin is joined by Arizona Democrat Senator Kyrsten Sinema vow NOT to vote to overthrow the filibuster as knuckle-dragging Senate “Majority Leader” Chuck Schumer, D-NY, seeks to do.  Speaking of the upcoming second impeachment of former President Donald J. Trump, the Senate holds a vote on whether to impeach or not to impeach the 45th president.  By a vote of 55-45 the Senate votes to move ahead with five of those voting in favor to hold the trial are Republicans: Senators Pat Toomey, Mitt Romney, Susan Murkowski, Ben Sasse, and Susan Collins, respectfully of Pennsylvania, Utah, Alaska, Nebraska, and Maine.  Losers.
  64. 2021 Tuesday A: Speaking of impeachment, noted legal scholar, professor, and trial attorney Alan Dershowitz says that ‘if the chief justice does not preside at the trial, it is BOGUS, that it’s little more than political theater.’  The famed jurist quoted Abraham Lincoln’s famous words regarding the conquered South after the Civil War: ‘with malice towards none and with charity for all,’ noting that the Democrats are doing the exact opposite in their treatment of the former president, his supporters, and those who disagree with what the Democrats are doing.  Regarding the sham impeachment, President Trump is adding another attorney from South Carolina to his defense team- former federal prosecutor Deborah Barbier to his bevy of lawyers. 
  65. 2021 Tuesday B: Subsequently- regarding the upcoming impeachment trial of President Trump, 29 Republican senators will oppose it to their utmost.  Mark Halperin- questions whether Mitch McConnell is reading accurately the mood of the GOP and is now wavering on earlier comments that he would ‘vote to convict Mr. Trump.’  “Cocaine Mitch” is one of the biggest snakes in the U.S. Senate and although he has done some good things, he is little more than an a**-kissing POS of the Democrats.  Trump helped him win HIS election and much like the scorpion on the back of the frog crossing the river, Senate MINORITY Leader McConnell stabbed him in the back.  Kentucky- recall this scumbag NOW.  If you can.
  66. 2021 Tuesday C: Speaking of “Cocaine Mitch,” “CM” and Senate ‘Majority Leader’ Chuck Schumer have arrived at a power-sharing deal that will see all committees with equal numbers of Republicans and Democrats but with Democrats serving as the chairmen-and-women.   Speaking of losers, ‘President’ Joe Biden says, “The impeachment trial must go on,” mumbling whatever his earpiece tells him to say such as ‘if the trial does NOT go forward, it could damage the nation.’  Meanwhile, former President Donald J. Trump has opened an Office of the Former President in Florida, an office with which, he will find qualified conservative candidates to primary RINO scumbags in upcoming elections.  Yesterday, he pledged his full-fledged support to Sarah Huckabee Sanders to run for governor of Arkansas in 2022.  Visit www.45office.com. Contact Mr. Trump there.  In other possible election news, many believe Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan will seek Senator Rob Portman’s seat in 2022 as will Georgia Congressman Doug Collins the seat of pro-China RINO Governor Brian Kemp.  We expect both to win.
  67. 2021 Tuesday D: Kevin McCarthy mocks ‘President’ Joe Biden’s calls for ‘unity.’  The ‘46th president mumbles what his handlers tell him to say then does as they tell him to do which is NOT UNITY.   Google and Microsoft are suspending donations to all Republicans who did not accept the results of the fraudulent 2020 Presidential Election.  Elsewhere, the Goya Foods Board of Directors censures CEO Robert Unanue over his unabashed support of President Donald J. Trump.  In other ‘President’ Biden news, his press secretary- Jen Psaki- does not seem to know a great deal.  When asked by reporters as to WHY the ‘Biden administration’ is not going to stay tough on preventing the Chi-Coms from penetrating the U.S. power grid, she had no answers just like she had no answers regarding Antifa and their continued running amok around the country.  Speaking of Antifa, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler had to pepper spray a POS Antifa punk for getting in his face in a restaurant.  Good for you.
  68. 2021 Tuesday E: Antifa-infiltrated Capitol Hill protesters continue flaunting their successes at the storming of Capitol Hill on January 6.  Speaking of the event, the woman who ran off with Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi’s laptop may face a permanent Internet ban once she is out of legal jeopardy.   Speaking of Internet and social media bans, Twitter removes- permanently- the account of My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell’s account yet after ‘removing the account,’ it began retweeting all manner of left-wing messages so how does one lose their account to then have some other entity begin using it?  Evil.  Meanwhile, Florida Democrat Congresswoman Stephanie Murray has a bill that will PROHIBIT anyone with ideas the ruling Democrats don’t like- such as belief the 2020 Presidential Election was full of fraud or in QAnon which does not sound all that far-fetched from holding any kind of elective office or work in government at any level.  Wow.
  69. 2021 Tuesday F: A recent Gallup Poll shows that 89-percent of American citizens are dissatisfied with the country.  Go figure: stolen elections, fake news media, social media bans, censorship, harsh restrictions, lockdowns, and Antifa and BLM mobs running amok in the streets, who the hell wouldn’t be?  Meanwhile the head of the Anti-Defamation League wants Twitter to ban the Grand Ayatollah Khamenei for constantly tweeting he wants to kill Jews and erase Israel from the face of the planet.   Elsewhere, Russia says ‘vigorous efforts needed to extend Russia-U.S. New Start arms control treaty.’  Also, as the ‘Biden administration’ presses Russia on releasing Alexei Navalny and imprisoned protesters basically puts it red fist in ‘President Biden’s’ face and brushes the senile fool off.   Finally, former Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker labels the People’s Republic of China as the “New Evil Empire” due to their appalling human rights record.
  70. 2021 Tuesday G: Alleged Chi-Com spy and honeypot participant Congressman Eric “Farter-in-Chief” Swalwell says, “The FBI cleared me of any hint of conspiring with the Chi-Coms against my country.’  Bulls**t, no one has cleared you of anything.  In other political news, people are championing Fox News Channel’s chief meteorologist Janice Dean as a potential GOP candidate for the governor of New York seeing as how she is immensely popular and Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo killed both her father-and-mother-in-law by putting COVID-19-infected patients into their rest home.  Yikes.  “Killer Cuomo” had better watch out…
  71. 2021 Tuesday H: The Vatican clears retired U.S. Bishop Joseph Hart of seven abuse charges.  Hart served the church in Cheyanne, Wyoming.  Next, we learn the new iPhone can screw up pacemakers and cause heart attacks.  Love that Chi-Com technology.   Next, we learn that the TSA now has been politicized as Jennifer Kerns of All-American Radio told Newsmax TV: TSA officials are blocking Global Entry of persons who served in the former Trump administration.  WTF!   Elsewhere, in a 78-22 vote in the U.S. Senate, Anthony Blinken is confirmed as the next U.S. Secretary of State even though the Chi-Coms have dumped loads of cash- tens of millions of dollars- into his back pocket.  Also, Janet Yellen takes the oath of office which makes her the official U.S. Treasury Secretary.     In other news, 200 House Republicans vote to uphold the Hyde Amendment which prohibits the use of taxpayer dollars to fund the Pro-Death Movement.
  72. 2021 Tuesday I: In other shameful news, communist Jane Fonda is set to receive the Golden Globes Cecil B. DeMille Award.  Big whoop.  Meanwhile, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki- not wearing a mask and repeatedly wiping her nose with her bare hand- denies that her boss, ‘President’ Joe Biden ever labeled Donald Trump’s travel ban for COVID-19 as xenophobic or racist.  Uh, but he did, Jen!  In another incident of plagiarism, ‘President’ Joe Biden says he will ‘use the military to step up deliveries of the Chi-Vi vaccine.’  Your predecessor already set this in motion.   Also regarding the Chi-Vi, Dr. Anthony Fauci- the highest-paid putz in the federal government- says he was disturbed by his former boss’ comments on the value of bleach and other disease-killing chemicals.  He maintains the 45th president was talking about ingesting such substances; however, if you listen to the tape, the president was discussing the therapeutic effects of such items and it’s too bad we could not find something that could do the same for the human body.    Finally, Kayleigh McEnany is set to return to Fox News Channel but now, that job offer is on hold.
  73. 2021 Tuesday J: DAY SEVEN OF THE BIDEN REGIME- stick around to discover what is going on across the country…well, you will all want to know this: the Fake News Media has now gone down the rabbit hole what with the Fresh Start program in which, much like George Orwell wrote in his classic book, “1984,” will rewrite ALL past news stories to remove unfavorable news about Democrats and will rehabilitate their images and history of doings.  ‘President’ Joe Biden and ‘Vice President’ Kamala Harris definitely need much rehabilitation because both put loads of minorities into prison with their racist criminal justice policies or their enforcement of those policies.   Meanwhile, far-left former Barack Hussein Obama first AG Eric Holder urges his fellow Democrats to STACK THE U.S. SUPREME COURT NOW.  And you honestly believe these people LOVE the United States of America as founded.
  74. 2021 Tuesday K: Governor Gavin Newsom of California is scrambling to reopen California as the move to recall the little POS now has more than 1.2 million signatures.  The problem for him is that very few liked him from the start nor are they in line with his harsh lockdowns and restrictions so when we hit 1.5 million signatures, the man is going to lose office like Gray Davis- another Democrat- did back in 2003 and citizens of the state liked him far more than the current bozo ruining the state.  (PS- he’s Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi’s nephew- that says so much).  Elsewhere, New Mexico- a state that threw in with “Pro-China Joe” Biden- is now going to feel the brunt of the ‘46th president’s’ energy policies losing thousands of jobs as the Green New Deal politics come to the fore.  Time to find ‘Republican judges’ and do to the Democratic-Socialists what they always do to Republican administrations and that is to hammer, hammer, hammer them with injunction after injunction after injunction.  We can do it so let’s do it!  Texas is beginning to do it NOW.
  75. 2021 Tuesday L: ‘President’ Joe Biden orders an end to publicly-funded private prisons.  Yet another XO, folks, 20 by our count.  Meanwhile, Senate ‘Majority Leader’ Charles “Cryin’ Chuck” Schumer says the Dems may advance a COVID-19 Relief Bill sans any GOP participation.  NOTE- whatever relief they give the American people, the American people will have to pay income taxes on whatever amount it is.  Elsewhere, former Democrat Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii labels ‘John Brennan and Adam Schiff as domestic enemies of the United States.  Next, a federal judge hammers ‘President’ Joe Biden’s XO putting all deportations on hold for 100 days.  About flipping time, federal judges, how about an injunction to overturn the halt to the Keystone XL Pipeline.  Finally, “Big Brother Joe” Biden vows to fight systemic racism in the country, racism that he and his former boss, Barack Hussein Obama had eight flipping years to fix and didn’t.  Of course, systemic racism does not exist, why do millions of people seek to come to our country?  Because it’s a wonderful place.
  76. 2021 Tuesday M: Here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 100,032,461 confirmed cases, +445,377, 2,149,818, confirmed deaths, +13,259, and 55,239,856 confirmed recoveries, +319,710.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 25,604,046 confirmed cases, up 229,745 from yesterday’s reporting, 427,069 confirmed deaths, UP 3,458, and 11,166,500 confirmed recoveries, UP 36,070.
  77. 2021 Tuesday N: 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: 3,216,365 confirmed cases, 37,577 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 25,903 confirmed cases, 401 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 306,499 confirmed cases, 4,221 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other state: District of Columbia: currently, they have 35,700 confirmed cases, 888 confirmed deaths, but NO mention confirmed recoveries- come on, Mayor Bowser, share the figures.  Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 613,340 confirmed cases, 4,498 confirmed deaths, and 534,485 confirmed recoveries. 
  78. 2021 Tuesday O:  THE BIDEN AGENDA IS DESTROYING THE STOCK MARKET.  Here are today’s Stock Market closes: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 30,937.504 DOWN 22.96 points (-0.74%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,626.07, DOWN 9.93 points (-0.73%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,849.62, DOWN 5.74 points (-0.15%).  The price of GOLD is $1,849.60 per troy oz., -1.10 (-0.06%) while the price of SILVER is $25.50 per troy ounce, -0.038 (-0.15%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,107.20 per troy oz, -0.20 (-0.02%) while the price of COPPER is $3.62 per pound, +0.002 (+0.06%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,325.00 per troy oz, -21.90 (-0.93%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $52.17 per barrel, +0.16 (+0.30%).  Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.46 Chi-Com yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.82 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: 0.000031.  In other economic news, Target is giving all hourly workers a bonus of $500.  Don’t forget- you will pay taxes on this money…
  79. 2021 Tuesday P: ‘President’ Joe Biden’s Department of Justice ends the ‘zero tolerance’ rule for illegal aliens seeking to storm the country.   Elsewhere, after writing a BS story in the New Yorker Magazine, the company had to return the National Magazine Award.  One leftwing site after another lies, steals other people’s works, and spreads propaganda, yet they remain open while leftists pursue bloggers like us.  Meanwhile, a tornado touched down in Alabama killing one person and injuring at least 17 others.   Next, the U.S. is seriously considering forcing everyone who wants to board an airliner to take the Chi-Vi test, you know, the nasal swab for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu.  Finally, the man given the nod to take John Robert’s place in the second impeachment trial of former President Donald J. Trump- Vermont Democrat Senator Patrick “Loose Lips” Leahy- suddenly is carted off to the hospital for an unspecified illness.  Crabs?
  80. 2021 Tuesday Q: Here are the numbers for the Mega Millions Draw #1628: 29, 49, 56, 66, 67, and Mega 24.  Out of 76,613 winning tickets, the highest winners in California were three people who had FOUR numbers plus the Mega for a prize of $7,078 apiece.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is ##0355 a 24” x 20” original illustration by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Cascade.”  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!

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UFO roared back with its 10th studio album, the highly acclaimed “Mechanix” on February 02, 1982.  The lineup featured Phil Mogg (vocals), Andy Parker (drums), Paul Chapman (guitars), Pete Way (bass), and Neil Carter (keyboards/rhythm guitar/saxophones).  This would be the final rodeo for founding member Pete Way who would move onto other projects and the like, being somewhat discontent with the commercial sound the group was acquiring but hey- bands that came out of the 1960s such as Wishbone Ash and others all had to adjust in order to remain relevant.  We love this superb recording and know that you will, too, so please seek it out wherever you shop for the absolute best in rock music.  Compared to modern days bands, the dregs of UFO (and this is not their ‘dregs’) make whatever garbage Maroon Five or other similar testosterone-less groups claim as their magnus opus.  Please, look for it and enjoy- you will be glad you did.   

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[i] We began promoting the music of the greatest British blues rock band, the Climax Blues Band, beginning on Monday, 16-September-2019 through Sunday, 27-October-2019.  This included the solo efforts of Pete Haycock and Colin Cooper.  We hope you will check them out and add them to your collection.

[ii] We are not sure when we will begin offering albums by the Little River Band as that could be another 5-10 years from now but one day, we most surely will because they are one of the world’s greatest bands.  Seeing them live in the 1970s was a mind-altering experience, my friends.

[iii] Not sure when we will promote the music of Van Halen but when we do, we will also present the music of Sammy Hagar so please stay tuned.

[iv] We look forward to doing the music of this famed funk-rock band.  The Ohio Players are amazing and what is even more exciting is the fact that the band is still alive today and performing to this day.

[v] We look forward to doing the music of this famed funk-rock band.  The Ohio Players are amazing and what is even more exciting is the fact that the band is still alive today and performing to this day.

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EE. 1954: The U.S. Supreme Court, in Federal Communications Commission v. American Broadcasting Co., Inc., unanimously ruled that TV quiz shows did not violate lottery laws. Meanwhile, Elvis Presley records his debut single, “That’s All Right Mama.”

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President George Washington; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Samuel Freeman Miller and Abe Fortas; U.S. Secretary of State (and General) Colin Powell; Black Sabbath featuring Cozy Powell, Canned Heat featuring Bob “the Bear” Hite, Elvis Presley, the Hollies featuring Allan Clarke, KISS featuring Mark St. John, Nirvana featuring Kurt Cobain, Steppenwolf featuring Kent Henry, and Trapeze featuring Dave Holland:

 

  1. 456: St. Patrick returns to Ireland as a missionary bishop.
  2. 1614: Pocahontas, daughter of the leader of the Powhatan tribe, married English colonist, John Rolfe, in Virginia. A convert to Christianity, she went by the name of ‘Lady Rebecca.”
  3. 1621: The Mayflower sails from Plymouth on a return trip to England.
  4. 1762: The British take Grenada, West Indies, from the
  5. 1764: Britain’s Parliament passed the American Revenue Act of 1764, also known as the Sugar Act.
  6. 1768: Birkenhead Park, the first civic public park, opens in Birkenhead, England.
  7. 1792: President George Washington cast his first veto, rejecting a congressional measure for apportioning representatives among the states.
  8. 1806: Isaac Quintard patented the cider mill on this date.
  9. 1816: In Richmond, Kentucky, the future 36thS. Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Freeman Miller is born. A Whig and then a Republican, President Abraham Lincoln nominated Miller to fill Associate Justice Peter Daniel’s seat. He served from 07-16-1862 to 10-13-1890.
  10. 1843: Queen Victoria proclaimed Hong Kong to be a British crown colony.
  11. 1864: Ben Field and George M. Pullman received a U.S. patent for an “improvement in (rail) sleeping-cars” that consisted of a folding upper berth.
  12. 1869: Daniel Bakeman, the last surviving soldier of the U.S. Revolutionary War, died at the age of 109.
  13. 1887: In Tuscumbia, Alabama, Anne Sullivan achieved a breakthrough as her blind and deaf pupil, Helen Keller, learned the meaning of the word, “water,” as spelled out in the Manual Alphabet.
  14. 1895: Oscar Wilde lost his criminal libel case against the Marquis of Queensberry, who had accused the writer of homosexual practices.
  15. 1900: In Brussels, Belgium, assassins attempt to take the life of Edward, the Prince of Wales.
  16. 1915: Jess Willard knocked out Jack Johnson in the 26th round for the heavyweight boxing title of the world.
  17. 1919: The Polish Army executes 35 young Jews. Elsewhere, heavyweight boxer Jess Willard knocked Jack Johnson out in Havana, Cuba.
  18. 1923: Firestone Tire and Rubber Company puts their inflatable tires into production on this date.
  19. 1925: During an exhibition game, the New York Yankees whip the Brooklyn Dodgers 16-9; however, Babe Ruth collapses from an ulcer.
  20. 1930: Mahatma Gandhi defied British law by making salt in India.
  21. 1932: In the Dominion of Newfoundland, 10,000 rioters seize the Colonial Building, which leads to the end of self-government.
  22. 1933: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an executive order creating the Civilian Conservation Corps and an anti-hoarding order that effectively prohibited private ownership of gold. Meanwhile, the first operation to remove a lung took place at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
  23. 1936: A tornado virtually annihilates the town of Tupelo, Mississippi, leading to the deaths of 216 citizens.
  24. 1937: In New York City, future U.S. Army General, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and 65thS. Secretary of State Colin Powell is born. He served under President George W. Bush from 01-20-2001 to 01-26-2005. Many thought Secretary Powell would one day run for president but so far, he has refrained from entering presidential politics.
  25. 1938: Anti-Jewish riots break out in Dabrowa, Poland.
  26. 1939: In Nazi Germany, membership in Hitler Youth becomes obligatory.
  27. 1942: Allan Clarke—future vocalist/guitarist with the British rock band, the Hollies[i]—is born in England on this date.
  28. 1944: In World War II, 270 inhabitants of the Greek village of Kleisoura die at the hands of Nazi executioners.
  29. 1948: Kent Henry, future guitarist with the rock band, Steppenwolf[ii], was born on this date, as was drummer, Dave Holland, in England, who played with Trapeze[iii] 1969-1979.
  30. 1951: A judge sentenced Julius and Ethel Rosenberg to death following their conviction in New York on charges of conspiring to commit espionage for the Soviet Union.
  31. 1954: The U.S. Supreme Court, in Federal Communications Commission v. American Broadcasting Co., Inc., unanimously ruled that TV quiz shows did not violate lottery laws. Meanwhile, Elvis Presley[iv] records his debut single, “That’s All Right Mama.”
  32. 1955: Winston Churchill resigns as British prime minister due to health reasons; Anthony Eden succeeds him.
  33. 1964: Army General Douglas MacArthur died in Washington at age 84.
  34. 1967: In the NBA, Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia 76ers scores a record 41 rebounds.
  35. 1974: Doubleday Books released Stephen King’s first published novel, “Carrie.” Meanwhile, the then-tallest building in New York City, the World Trade Center, opens with 110 stories.
  36. 1976: Reclusive billionaire Howard Hughes died in Houston, Texas, at age 70.
  37. 1981: Canned Heat’s[v] original lead singer, Bob “the Bear” Hite died on this date, the victim of a heart attack. Meanwhile, in the NHL, the Philadelphia Flyers amass a record of 2,621 penalty minutes.
  38. 1982: In Washington, D.C., the 95thS. Supreme Court Associate Justice Abe Fortas died. President Lyndon Baines Johnson nominated his fellow Democrat to fill the seat of Associate Justice Arthur Goldberg who went onto become the sixth U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. He served from 08-11-1965 to 05-14-1969. Elsewhere, a British fleet sails to the Falkland Islands to reclaim them by force of arms from Argentina.
  39. 1984: In the NBA, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar breaks Wilt Chamberlain’s all-time career scoring record of 31,419 points (31,421).
  40. 1985: John McEnroe said, “any man can beat any woman at any sport, especially tennis.”
  41. 1986: Two American service members and a Turkish woman died in the bombing of a West Berlin discotheque, an incident that prompted a U.S. air raid on Libya more than a week later.
  42. 1987: The Fox TV network premieres showing “Married with Children” and “The Tracy Ullman Show.” The shows were the beginning of the FOX lineup.
  43. 1988: The Democratic National Convention picks Michael Dukakis as their presidential candidate.
  44. 1989: Solidarity grants legal status in Poland as the union/political movement and the government signed accords, which lifted an eight-year ban on the movement. The government also set elections for June 1989.
  45. 1991: The S. begins airdrops to Kurd refugees in northern Iraq.
  46. 1992: Peru’s President Alberto Fujimori suspends constitution and dissolved Congress.
  47. 1993: In Major League Baseball, two new expansion teams debut on this date: (1) the Florida Marlins first game – they beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-3 while in (2) the Colorado Rockies’ first game – they lose to the New York Mets 3-0.
  48. 1994: Guitarist/vocalist of the Grunge Rock band, Nirvana[vi], Kurt Cobain, takes his own life on this date using a shotgun.
  49. 1998: Famed rock drummer, Cozy Powell—who played with the Jeff Beck Group[vii], Black Sabbath[viii], Rainbow[ix], among others—died in an automobile accident on this date.
  50. 2004: A U.S.-Canadian task force investigating the massive power blackout of August 14, 2003, called for urgent approval of mandatory reliability rules to govern the electric transmission industry. Elsewhere, the Los Angeles Times won five Pulitzer Prizes; the Pulitzer for fiction went to Edward R. Jones for “The Known World.”
  51. 2007: Mark St. John—who played lead guitar with KISS[x] in 1984—died from a brain hemorrhage on this date.
  52. 2009: North Korea launches its controversial Kwangmyongsong-2 rocket. It passed over the mainland of Japan, which prompted an immediate reaction from the United Nations Security Council.
  53. 2010: Sixty countries receive invitations to participate in Iran’s two-day nuclear disarmament conference in Tehran April 17 – 18; China says it will attend. Elsewhere, an explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine near Charleston, West Virginia, killed 29 mineworkers.
  54. 2011: The U.S. Democratic National Committee appoints Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz chairperson.
  55. 2013: In Japan, optimism for economic revival sparked Bank of Japan’s stimulus plan, impacts Japan’s stock market index; following its release, the Nikkei 225 hits its highest level in nearly five years.
  56. 2014: Despite major terrorist threats, the people at Afghanistan line up outside the polling places, the third such election since the United States and its NATO allies booted the Taliban out of power to elect their new president.
  57. 2015: Regarding the looming Iranian nuclear deal, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu continues speaking out against it, declaring that ‘it will lead to wider nuclear proliferation.’ Meanwhile, after being discredited and severely chastised by public opinion, Rolling Stone magazine finds itself in the embarrassing position of having to retract a story about a ‘gang rape on campus’ at the University of Virginia. Evidence proved that it was yet another bogus story occurring during the reign of President Barack Obama.
  58. 2016: After the passage of an anti-gay bill in North Carolina, PayPal announces the cancelation of a $3.6 million investment in the state. Gee whiz. Meanwhile, the city of San Francisco becomes the first U.S. city to mandate paid parental leave.
  59. 2020: The Kung Flu, also known as COVID-19, aka Coronavirus, continues causing havoc around the globe as it infects and slays people who are in its path.  As of today, there are more than 1,260,104 confirmed cases globally what with 69,082 confirmed dead, all because of China’s failure to close their infamous wet markets.  In the United States, there are 331,234 confirmed U.S. cases of the Wuhan Flu what with 9,458 dead Americans.  The price Beijing is going to pay when this is over is going to be extremely harmful to their communist overlords and who knows?  China might throw off its cruel taskmasters and Nationalist China would reclaim the mainland.

 

 

 

 

 

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This artwork is #0060 a 24” x 36” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Anza Borrego.” 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!

 

 

 

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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.

[ii] 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.

[iii] We first began promoting the music of Trapeze beginning on Monday, 15-October-2018 through Saturday, 27-October-2018. We hope you will seek the music of this famed band out and consider adding it to your collection.

[iv] When the time will be right for the presentation of Elvis Presley is unknown but if we are still going strong in the 2030s, we expect to do so. Please, stay tuned.

[v] We began promoting the music of Canned Heat on Sunday, 05-June-2011 through Sunday, 17-July-2011. We hope you will seek them out and add them to your collection.

[vi] We hope to share the music of Nirvana with the world within the next decade or so when we will do a series of Grunge Rock bands.

[vii] We presented another series of interconnected bands which included the Jeff Beck Group, Free, Bad Company, Led Zeppelin, the Firm, Mott the Hoople, Ian Hunter, the Yardbirds, and a plethora of solo and group efforts beginning on Wednesday, 02-July-2014 through Sunday, 19-October-2014. We definitely hope that you will seek this music out and consider adding it to your growing collection.

[viii] We hope to offer the music of Black Sabbath sometime in the next decade.

[ix] We shared the music of Deep Purple, Ian Gillan, Captain Beyond, Elf, and Rainbow beginning on Tuesday, 20-March-2018 and concluded this massive offering on Sunday, 14-October-2018. Please seek out the music by all of these phenomenal bands. All are fabulous.

[x] We hope to present the music of KISS sometime in the late 2020s.

 

 

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