289. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2020

BB. 1942 Thursday: In Stalingrad, units of the German Sixth Army finally occupy the Soviet-controlled tractor factory that bears the city’s name, losing at least 3,000 soldiers in the fighting. Other units continue closing in on the Red October and Barricades Tractor Factories. Fighting on and around the Mamayev Hill area, a portion of the city that sits directly in the center of the fighting. German troops would begin encircling the Soviet defenders. Meanwhile, Don Stevenson, future drummer of the San Francisco acid rock band, Moby Grape , is born in Seattle.

TODAY IN HISTORY

THE AICP-END BLOG

PO Box 20669

Bakersfield, CA 93390-0669

Business Phone: 661-374-1430

TODAY IN HISTORY

289. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2020:

White Cane Safety Day

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Alfred Moore; Reichsmarshall Hermann Göering; the Jackson Five featuring Tito Jackson, Moby Grape featuring Don Stevenson and the Ohio Players featuring Robert Ward:

  1. 1501 Saturday: English Crown Prince Arthur marries Catherine of Aragon.
  2. 1520 Tuesday: King Henry VIII orders the installation of bowling lanes at Whitehall.
  3. 1522 Thursday: Emperor Karel I of Spain names Hernando Cortez the new governor of the Territory of Mexico.
  4. 1582 Tuesday: Many Catholic countries switch to the Gregorian calendar, skip 10 days.
  5. 1655 Tuesday: The citizens of Lublin, Poland, massacre their Jewish citizen.
  6. 1783 Monday: The first manned balloon flight took place in Paris as Jean-Francois Pilatre de Rozier ascended in a basket attached to a tethered Montgolfier hot-air balloon, rising to about 75 feet.
  7. 1810 Sunday: In Bladen County, Tennessee, the 12th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Alfred Moore, died.  President John Adams nominated Moore to fill the seat of fellow Federalist Associate Justice James Iredell.  Moore served from 04-21-1800 to 01-26-1804.
  8. 1815 Saturday: Napoleon Bonaparte commenced his exile on the remote island of St. Helena.
  9. 1847 Thursday: “Jane Eyre,” by Charlotte Bronte, underwent first publication in London on this date.  
  10. 1858 Thursday: The seventh and final debate between senatorial candidates Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas took place in Alton, Illinois.
  11. 1860 Sunday: 11-year-old Grace Bedell of Westfield, New York, wrote a letter to presidential candidate Abraham Lincoln, suggesting he could improve his appearance if he grew a beard.
  12. 1866 Sunday: The Great Fire of Quebec, Canada, claims 2,500 homes.
  13. 1880 Thursday: 633 years after construction on the cathedral at Koln, Germany, construction is complete.
  14. 1883 Sunday: The U.S. Supreme Court declares the Civil Rights Act of 1875 to be unconstitutional.
  15. 1892 Friday: The U.S. government announced that land in western Montana was now open to settlers.  The government bought the land from the Crow Indians for $0.50 an acre.
  16. 1894 Sunday: The French military command accuses Captain Alfred Dreyfus, a Jewish officer, to be guilty of espionage.
  17. 1914 Thursday: President Woodrow Wilson signed the Clayton Antitrust Act into law on this date, which expanded on the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890.
  18. 1917 Monday: Convicted of spying for the Germans during World War I, a French firing squad executed Dutch dancer, Mata Hari, outside of Paris.  Maintaining her innocence to the end, she refused a blindfold and blew a kiss to her executioners.  Meanwhile, in the 14th World Series, the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Giants 4 games to two.
  19. 1923 Monday: In the 20th World Series, the New York Yankees earn their first series win by beating the New York Giants, 4 games to two.
  20. 1924 Wednesday: President Calvin Coolidge declares the Statue of Liberty to be a national monument.
  21. 1925 Thursday: In the 22nd World Series, the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Washington Senators, 4 games to three.
  22. 1928 Monday: The German dirigible Graf Zeppelin landed in Lakehurst, New Jersey, completing its first commercial flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
  23. 1933 Sunday: The Philadelphia Eagles play their first NFL game and lose 56-0 to the New York Giants.
  24. 1937 Friday: The Ernest Hemingway novel, “To have and to have not” hits publication.
  25. 1938 Saturday: Future guitarist/vocalist with the funk-rock-jazz-soul band, the Ohio Players[i]—Robert Ward—is born in the USA on this date.
  26. 1939 Sunday: Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia dedicated New York Municipal Airport on this date; eventually, the city would rename the airport in honor of him. 
  27. 1940 Tuesday: The German Luftwaffe bombs London, hitting the Waterloo Train Station and killing at least 400 British citizens.  Meanwhile, Charles Chaplin’s first all-talking comedy, “The Great Dictator,” a lampoon of Adolf Hitler, opened in New York.
  28. 1942 Thursday: In Stalingrad, units of the German Sixth Army finally occupy the Soviet-controlled tractor factory that bears the city’s name, losing at least 3,000 soldiers in the fighting.   Other units continue closing in on the Red October and Barricades Tractor Factories.  Fighting on and around the Mamayev Hill area, a portion of the city that sits directly in the center of the fighting.   German troops would begin encircling the Soviet defenders.  Meanwhile, Don Stevenson, future drummer of the San Francisco acid rock band, Moby Grape[ii], is born in Seattle.
  29. 1945 Monday: After convicting him of treason for working for the Nazis during World War II by being the leader of Vichy France, French authorities executed Pierre Laval.
  30. 1946 Tuesday: Nazi war criminal Hermann Goering fatally poisoned himself hours before he was to face the hangman.  Meanwhile, in the 43rd World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Boston Red Sox 4 games to three.
  31. 1951 Monday: The classic sitcom, “I Love Lucy,” premiered on CBS with the episode, “The Girls want to go to the Nightclub.”
  32. 1953 Thursday: “Teahouse of the August Moon” opened on Broadway on this date, the first of what would become 1,027 performances.  Elsewhere, in Gary, Indiana, future member of the sensational Jackson Five[iii]– Tito Jackson (backing and lead vocals, rhythm guitar 1962-1989 / 2001 / 2012-present) – is born on this date.
  33. 1954 Friday: Hurricane Hazel made landfall on the Carolina coast as a Category 4 storm; national and global authorities blamed Hazel for some 1,000 deaths in the Caribbean, 95 in the U.S., and 81 in Canada.
  34. 1956 Monday: The 87th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sherman Minton, Democrat, steps down from the court and goes into retirement.  President Harry S. Truman nominated his fellow Democrat to fill Wiley Blount Rutledge’s seat.  Minton served on the high court from 10-05-1949 to 10-15-1956.  Meanwhile, the 90th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice William J. Brennan stepped onto the court, replacing Minton.  President Dwight D. Eisenhower nominated his fellow Republican to the court and Brennan served from today through July 20, 1990.
  35. 1964 Thursday: The Soviet Union’s news agency announced that the Politburo had removed Premier Nikita Khrushchev from power.  Meanwhile, in the 61st World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Yankees 4 games to three at Busch Stadium.  Next, songwriter Cole Porter, 73, died in Santa Monica, California.  Finally, Britain’s Labour Party, led by Harold Wilson, returned to power in the general elections.
  36. 1966 Saturday: President Lyndon Baines Johnson signed a bill on this date that created the Department of Transportation.  Meanwhile, the U.S. National Register of Historic Places added Cahokia Mounds, Illinois, and the First Bank of the United States.
  37. 1969 Wednesday: Peace demonstrators staged protests across the United States declaring a ‘moratorium against the Vietnam War.”           
  38. 1970 Thursday: In the 67th World Series, the Baltimore Orioles beat the Cincinnati Reds 4 games to one.  Meanwhile, Anwar Sadat becomes the president of Egypt.
  39. 1975 Wednesday: Iceland moves its international boundary from 50 to 200 miles.
  40. 1976 Friday: In the first debate of its kind between vice-presidential nominees, Democrat Walter F. Mondale and Republican Bob Dole faced off in Houston.
  41. 1983 Saturday: At the Beirut, Lebanon, airport, U.S. Marine sharpshooters take out five terrorist snipers.
  42. 1984 Monday: Congress passed the Freedom of Information Act.
  43. 1989 Sunday: Wayne Gretzky passes Gordie Howe as the NHL’s all-time scorer.  Elsewhere, South African officials released eight prominent political prisoners.
  44. 1990 Monday: Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev wins the Nobel Peace Prize.
  45. 1991 Tuesday: Clarence Thomas wins confirmation—after a grueling set of hearings—to the Supreme Court of the United States.
  46. 1993 Friday: Nelson Mandela and South African President F. W. De Klerk receive the Nobel Peace Prize for bringing peace to their troubled nation.  Meanwhile, President Bill Clinton dispatched U.S. Navy warships to enforce trade sanctions that the United Nations imposed on the military thugs running Haiti.
  47. 1995 Sunday: The Carolina Panthers win their first NFL game ever by beating the New York Jets, 26-15.
  48. 1997 Wednesday: British Royal Air Force pilot broke the land-speed record by driving a jet-powered car faster than the speed of sound.  Meanwhile, NASA launched the Cassini-Huygens mission from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on this date.  On January 14, 2005, the probe sent back pictures of Saturn’s moon Titan during and after landing.
  49. 2001 Monday: Bethlehem Steel Corp. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on this date.
  50. 2003 Wednesday: Eleven people were killed when a Staten Island ferry slammed into a maintenance pier.  The ferry’s pilot, who’d blacked out at the controls, later pleaded guilty to eleven counts of manslaughter.
  51. 2006 Sunday: Three members of Duke University’s lacrosse team appeared on CBS’s “60 Minutes” to deny raping a woman who’d been hired to perform as a stripper (Collin Finnerty, Reade Seligman and David Evans were later exonerated and the district attorney went to prison for trying to frame them).
  52. 2009 Thursday: In communist China, six people receive death sentences due to their part in ethnic rioting that killed more than 200 people in the Xinjiang Province, the mostly Muslim area of the country.
  53. 2012 Monday: Amidst protests austerity, the Portuguese government announces details of its draft budget for 2013.
  54. 2013 Tuesday: Eleanor Catton wins the 2013 Man Booker Prize for her book, “The Luminaries” on this date.
  55. 2014 Wednesday: The Dow Jones Industrial Average suffers its second largest dip since September 2011, dropping 458 points before regaining much of the loss to close 173 points at just above 16,141.
  56. 2015 Thursday: Israeli authorities continue bracing for more Palestinian violence and prepare to control the Temple Mount in an effort to bring peace to the nation.  Palestinians continue claiming that ‘everything is theirs’ when we know that God through his covenant with Moses and the Hebrew people gave this land to the Jews in perpetuity. 
  57. 2016 Saturday: With the final presidential debate between candidates Hillary Rodham Clinton and Donald J. Trump just hours away, Mr. Trump is showing no signs of backing down in the face of all the ginned-up #MeToo accusations and allegations.  According to him, ‘he’s in it to win it.’  You go, Mr. Trump, you go.
  58. 2017 Sunday: Actress and activist Alyssa Milano (someone we consider to be little more than a whore) tweeted that women who had been sexually harassed or assaulted should write “Me too” as a status; within hours, tens of thousands had taken up the #MeToo hashtag (using a phrase that had been introduced 10 years earlier by social activist Tarana Burke).
  59. 2018 Monday: Yet another caravan- this one containing at least 4,000 people- arrives in Guatemala, having begun gathering steam across Central America.  Someone is funding these people- whom we allege is George Soros- because their goal is to make it to Mexico, board buses and trains, and head for the U.S.-Mexican border.  There, they will try to storm across it and disappear into the interior of the country.  Meanwhile, Angola has its own problems with a tidal wave of illegal aliens and their military and police forces drive 180,000 ‘migrants’ back into the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  60. 2019 Tuesday: Following the slayings of 13 Mexican police officers in the Mexican state of Michoacán the day before,  killed by narcotraffickers in an ambush, a running gunfight between Mexican security forces and armed civilians leaves at least 15 people dead in the state of Guerrero.   Meanwhile, in Westerville, Ohio, 12 Democratic hopefuls participate in the night’s Democratic Party debate.
  61. 2020 Thursday: Fallout from the New York Post story on Hunter Biden’s laptop and incriminating email evidence contained within the hard drive demonstrate that there was no reason to impeach President Donald J. Trump because what the Dems were accusing of him of doing was exactly what then- and- former Vice President Joe Biden, son Hunter, and brother and sister-in-law were engaged in doing: peddling influence for humongous quantities of dollars, tens of billions of dollars.  Besides Ukraine, we also learn that Hunter Biden was schmoozing with the Chi-Coms in order to raise still more hundreds of billions of dollars for his mumbling, stumbling daddy.  What makes it even more true is the amount of energy left-leaning social media moguls and their platforms, most notably Facebook and the corrupt Twitter, are devoting to covering up, censoring, and hiding away from the American people.  Folks, this election is now more than important than ever which is why we have but one choice for which to vote on November 3: Donald J. Trump and the GOP.  From the presidency to dogcatcher, vote STRAIGHT GOP.   
  62. 2020 Thursday A: In yet another attempt to sway the election, Reuters/Ipsos poll says that ‘last minute voters tend to break for Biden over Trump’ while the Wall Street Journal reports that “Pro-China Joe” Biden has a national lead of 11 points over his opponent, President Donald J. Trump.’  We shall see.  An employee at the New York Times says, however, that ‘not everything is looking good for “Pro-China Joe” which we take to mean IF the Hunter Biden laptop story gets to the masses, he’s toast.   Regarding the covering up of the Hunter Biden laptop story, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says- regarding the censorship of the story- that ‘we might have handled it better.’   Yeah, like allowing the free flow of speech, you left-wing, Chi-Com-loving POS.   Regarding “Beijing Biden,” he has a new campaign ad featuring George Floyd’s sister.  Big whoop.
  63. 2020 Thursday B: Before leaving for a MASSIVE RALLY in Greenville, North Carolina, President Donald J. Trump tells reporters that ‘Gov. Andrew Cuomo is little more than a thug and that he himself has ruined the Empire State.’  New York citizens, recall and remove this moron, please, you have a lovely state but if he and NYC Mayor Bill “I’m a Commie” Di Blasio maintain their plan NOT to reopen Broadway until July 2021, you can kiss the city goodbye forever…speaking of loony tunes Democrats, actress Julia Louise Dreyfus calls for a BOYCOTT against the network that made her famous, NBC, for hosting a townhall with President Donald J. Trump while at the same time on ABC- we believe- there is going to be a “Pro-China Joe” Biden debate (although his is half as long as his opponents.  Question: will anyone possess the balls to ask Biden about ‘court packing’ much less about his drug-addled son, Hunter’s activities of enriching the family while using his father’s name as collateral?  That would be something!) 
  64. 2020 Thursday C: President Donald J. Trump is encouraging the U.S. Senate to take a BIGGER Chi-Vi relief bill but U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he ‘doubts any movement will occur until after the election’ even though Democrat House members are begging- imploring senile House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi to make a deal, even the lower deal because their constituents- as well as their electoral chances- are in a bad way even though Madam Pelosi barked at Wolf Blitzer yesterday that ‘WE FEED THEM, YOU DON’T WOLF, WE FEED THEM.’  Wow, Marie Antoinette to be sure…
  65. 2020 Thursday D: Thursday Night Football’s game is between (1) Kansas City Chiefs, 32 (4-1) @ Buffalo Bills, 16 (4-1). POSTPONED UNTIL Monday, October 19, 2020.
  66. 2020 Thursday E: Folks, here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Yellow Fever, Chi-Com Virus, the Wuhan Horseshoe Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 38,756,289 confirmed cases, +404,750, 1,095,216, confirmed deaths, +6,030, and 26,753,000 confirmed recoveries, +212,994.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 8,016,448 confirmed cases, up 62,382 from yesterday’s reporting, 220,164 confirmed deaths, UP 910, and 5,083,924 confirmed recoveries, UP 20,802.  Here are the stats for Israel now that Mo is living there: 299,502 confirmed cases, 2,109 confirmed deaths, and 253,597 confirmed recoveries.
  67. 2020 Thursday F: Next, in the three states in which, the world-famous, anti-communist American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 868,211 confirmed cases, 16,769 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 13,834 confirmed cases, 183 confirmed deaths, and 10,883 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 100,169 confirmed cases, 2,319 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: North Dakota- currently, they have 29,658 confirmed cases, 375 confirmed deaths, and 24,336 confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Doug Burgum for providing all of us the numbers of recoveries- thank you.
  68. 2020 Thursday G: We had a DOWN DAY in the markets today.  Here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 28,494.20, DOWN 19.80 points (-0.069%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,713.87, DOWN 54.86 points (-0.47%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,483.34, DOWN 5.33 points (-0.15%).  Price of GOLD: $1,912.40 per troy oz., +3.50 (+0.18%)  Here is the price of SILVER: $24.44 per troy oz., +0.211 (+0.87%).  Price of PLATINUM: $870.10 per troy oz., +8.80 (+1.02%).  Price of PALLADIUM: $2,351.60 per troy oz., +2.50 (+0.11%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $3.09 per #, +0.009 (+0.29%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $40.97, +0.01 (+0.02%).  Today, one-dollar U.S. = 6.72 PRC yuan whereas one U.S. greenback = 0.85 euros.  Conversely, one-dollar U.S. = 28.77 Taiwanese dollars.
  69. 2020 Thursday H: C-SPAN’s Steve Scully, who was set to host the second presidential debate until COVID-19 hit the president and terrified “Pro-China Joe” Biden into taking greater precautions such as demanding a VIRTUAL TOWNHALL DEBATE in which, he could have all manner of hidden aids, went on indefinite suspension now that we found out he lied to the FBI about his Twitter account being hacked.  As you recall, he was asking now-Trump hater Anthony Scaramucci for help in how to ‘deal with President Trump.’  Originally, he said he had ‘no clue’ as to how this message popped up, told the FBI his account ‘was hacked’ and then broke down today and said he lied.  Bon voyage, Mr. Scully, another one bites the dust.  Meanwhile, Judge Amy Coney Barrett concludes her final day of her confirmation hearings with flying colors.  
  70. 2020 Thursday I: Meanwhile Twitter and Facebook continue blocking any information connected to “Pro-China Joe” and son Hunter Biden’s tale of woe in which, Hunter was the bagman for his father’s growing empire of wealth.  Our accounts are all stifled because yesterday, Chef Lilah posted the link to Today in History which included a link to the story in the New York Post.  Jack Dorsey strikes again, boy would Joseph Goebbels love the guy!  Elsewhere, prior to President Donald J. Trump going to his townhall debate on NBC, he blasts them as ‘fake news.’
  71. 2020 Thursday J: Americans seeking first time jobless benefits rose to 898,000 from 840,000 the week before.  The nation has regained 11.3 million jobs, still a ways away from the 22 million we lost at the start of the Chi-Com Bat Flu pandemic.  The overall number of those receiving jobless benefits dropped 1.2 million to 10 million so things are on the mend which is why Nancy Pelosis is fighting to prevent passage of a Wuhan Flu relief bill.  Elsewhere, the California Supreme Court- after overturning Scott Peterson’s death sentence for the murder of his wife, Lacey, and their unborn son, and is considering overturning his conviction in the case and ordering a new trial.  Meanwhile on the other side of the world, jihadists attacked a convoy of Pakistani oil and gas workers in SW Baluchistan killing at least seven workers and eight members of Pakistan’s Frontier Corps.  The attack occurred near an Arabian Sea port the Chi-Coms are building to tie Central Asia closer to the thugs in Beijing via their Road and Belt Initiative.
  72. 2020 Thursday K: As everyone knows, the Chi-Coms and their flunkies- the Democratic Party- are up to no good, trying to steal the elections in November.  Stick around as we will keep you updated throughout the day…

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0252 a 12” x 16” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Falling Leaves.”  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!

Beverly Carrick: The World’s Greatest Artist (1927-2012)

Pictures #0001-1495

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

Roy Wood- ever at work on musical projects- released a collection of the crème de la crème of his solo career on March 25, 2007: “Lookin’ through the Eyes of Roy Wood & Wizzard.”  Critics acclaimed it and we enjoy it, too, which is why we encourage everyone to rush out and check it out, giving it a good listen, and then adding it to your ever-expanding collection.  We at the AICPENDBLOG.COM thank you for evaluating our evaluations of nothing but the best in rock music- as far as we know, we are the ONLY blog site on the Internet that combines politics with the best in rock music as well as with presentations of Beverly Carrick original artworks.  You will find no one else engaging in this type of presentation, one built atop a disdain from communism and communist nations- that means, YOU, Chi-Coms.

The above icon is the “Trademark of Quality and Symbol of Integrity/Logo” of the Magnolia Hilltop Brewers and of What’s Cookin’ Productions.    The AICP-END Blog copyrights this article © 10-15-2020, all rights reserved. Word Count: 1,949.

The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day

The Stinkbug symbol on CDs, DVDs, and Books means “approved by the American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day” as well as adjusted or edited by the photographic editor

Original Beverly Carrick Artworks, Beverly Carrick—World Famous Artist, Don Stevenson, Moby Grape, The Ohio Players, Robert Ward, Jackson Five, Tito Jackson, U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Alfred Moore, Reichsmarshall Hermann Goering, Stalingrad, U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sherman Minton, U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice William J. Brennan, Roy Wood, Wizzard,

TODAY IN HISTORY, THURSDAY OCTOBER 15, 2020

PLEASE READ OUR MAIN BLOG POST, PUBLISHED AT 12:01 A.M.

Thursday, October 15, 2020:

FOOTNOTES:


[i] We look forward to doing the music of this famed funk-rock band.  The Ohio Players are amazing.

[ii] We promoted the music of the famed San Francisco, California, rock band, Moby Grape, on Monday, 09-April-2012 through Monday, 23-April-2012.  We hope you will seek them out and add them to your collection.

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

Please donate to the AICPENDBLOG.COM as we seek to build the best Website on the planet

We encourage everyone to donate to the American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day, a place where professional chefs and culinary workers voice their opinions and do so sans any fear. We hope you will join us in the effort to build the best Website the world has ever seen. Will you help?

2.00 $

WE WELCOME ALL OUR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS TO THE NEW AICPENDBLOG.COM AT WORDPRESS.COM WHERE SCUM SUCH AS SUNDAR PICHAI CANNOT DRIVE A DAGGER INTO ONE’S NECK.  PLEASE, SEND ALL YOUR FRIENDS TO VISIT US HERE AS THIS IS WHERE YOU GET THE UNVARNISHED TRUTH AND NOT THE ‘TRUTH’ COMMUNIST CHINA AND ITS LACKEYS WANT YOU TO HEAR

TODAY IN HISTORY—MAY 21, 2020

2014 Wednesday: The Chinese and Russian state energy companies, Gazprom and CPNC, respectively, have entered a deal for Russia to supply China with natural gas; the deal provides a market for Russian gas as European countries seek to reduce their dependence due to Russia’s criminal actions in the Crimea and the Ukraine—Communists always take care of other Communists.

TODAY IN HISTORY

THE AICP-END BLOG

PO Box 20669

Bakersfield, CA 93390-0669

Business Phone: 661-374-1430

 

#MM0001.1y U.S. Flag #1 05-25-2019 (400)

TODAY IN HISTORY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM AT WORDPRESS.COM

#2301f Stinkbug #6 2020 (400) F X

TODAY IN HISTORY—MAY 21, 2020:

 

Ascension Day (Christian)

 

Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Alfred Moore; U.S. Secretary of War Alphonso Taft; U.S. Secretary of Defense Leslie Aspen; the Animals featuring Hilton Valentine, Atomic Rooster featuring Vincent Crane, Chuck Berry, the Kinks featuring John Dalton, Megadeth featuring Nick Menza, Rainbow featuring Greg Smith, the Sons of Champlin featuring Bill Champlin, Tom Petty featuring Stan Lynch, and Wishbone Ash featuring Trevor Boldin:

  1. 878: The Muslim potentate ruling Sicily conquers the city of Syracuse on this date.
  2. 996: Pope Gregory V crowns his cousin Otto III, German emperor.
  3. 1216: Invited by barons at war with King John, French Crown Prince Louis arrives in England as their guest.
  4. 1471: King Henry VI of England died in the Tower of London at age 49.
  5. 1499: The Spanish crown appoints Francisco De Bobadilla governor of the Indies, succeeding Christopher Columbus.
  6. 1536: Church leaders officially adopted the Reformation in Geneva, Switzerland, on this date.
  7. 1542: Spanish explorer Hernando De Soto died while searching for gold along the Mississippi River.
  8. 1553: English Lady Jane Grey marries Guildford Dudley.
  9. 1755: Future 12th Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS Alfred Moore- is born in New Hanover County, North Carolina, on this date. A Federalist, President John Adams nominated him to fill the seat of James Iredell. Moore served from 02-04-1800 to 01-26-1804.
  10. 1790: The leaders of the city of Paris divided it into 48 zones on this date.
  11. 1819: New York City saw the first use of bicycles aka “Swift Walkers” in the United States.
  12. 1832: The first Democratic National Convention takes place in Ohio.
  13. 1840: New Zealand becomes a British Colony.
  14. 1856: Pro-slavery forces sack and burn Lawrence, Kansas.
  15. 1861: Richmond, Virginia, becomes the capital of the Confederate States of America.
  16. 1863: The Siege of Fort Hudson, Louisiana, begins during the Civil War. Elsewhere, the Seventh-day Adventist Church underwent official organization on this date.
  17. 1868: In Chicago, delegates at the Republican National Convention nominated General Ulysses S. Grant for president.
  18. 1881: Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross. Elsewhere, organizers formed the United States Lawn Tennis Association in New York.
  19. 1891: Boxers Peter Jackson and Jim Corbett fight to a draw in 61 rounds. Meanwhile, in San Diego, California, the former 31stS. Secretary of War Alphonso Taft died. A Republican, he served under President Ulysses S. Grant from 03-08-1876 to 05-22-1876. He then served as the 34th U.S. Attorney-General and then as minister to Austro-Hungary and finally as minister to Russia.
  20. 1904: The International Federation of Football Association, aka “FIFA,” underwent establishment.
  21. 1906: The U.S. and Mexico sign an agreement over distribution of the waters of the Rio Grande. Over the course of time, the United States has diverted much of the water for irrigation into the U.S. Elsewhere, Louis H. Perlman received his patent for the demountable tire-carrying rim.
  22. 1908: The first horror movie, “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,” premieres in Chicago, Illinois.
  23. 1914: The Greyhound Bus Co. begins operation in Minnesota.
  24. 1917: The Great Fire of Atlanta displaces at least 10,000 people but there is only ONE fatality.
  25. 1918: The U.S. House of Representatives passes a bill, which will give women the right to vote.
  26. 1922: The cartoon, “On the Road to Moscow” by Rollin Kirby won a Pulitzer Prize making it the first political cartoon to win the prestigious award.
  27. 1924: In a case that drew much notoriety, 14-year-old Bobbie Franks suffered a horrible death in a “thrill killing’ carried out by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold, Jr. and Richard Loeb who was Bobby’s cousin. Both men received life sentences; however, a fellow inmate killed Loeb in 1936 while Leopold won parole in 1958 and died in 1971.
  28. 1927: Charles A. Lindbergh landed his Spirit of St. Louis near Paris, completing the first solo airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean in 33.5 hours.
  29. 1929: Sutro and Company of New York City used the first automatic electric stock quotation board. Elsewhere, William Henry Storey registered the trademark for the board game Sorryl in Great Britain on this date.
  30. 1932: Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean as she landed in Northern Ireland, about 15 hours after leaving Newfoundland.
  31. 1934: Oskaloosa, Iowa, became the first American city to fingerprint all its citizens.
  32. 1941: A German U-Boat sank the American merchant steamship SS Robin Moor in the South Atlantic after allowing the ship’s passengers and crew  to board lifeboats.
  33. 1942: British convoy PQ16 departs for Russia.
  34. 1943: John Dalton, the bassist of the British invasion band, the Kinks[i] (following the departure of Peter Quaife) is born on this date in history. What’s more, Hilton Valentine, lead guitarist of the Animals[ii] was also born in England on this date. Finally, Vincent Crane—vocalist/keyboardist with the British rock band, Atomic Rooster[iii]—was born in England, too.
  35. 1945: Movie stars Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart wed. Meanwhile, the British capture former SS Reichsfuhrer Heinrich Himmler posing as a German private.
  36. 1947: Future keyboardist, guitarist, and vocalist, Bill Champlin, with the Sons of Champlin[iv] and then later, Chicago, and back to the Sons was born in Oakland, California on this date. Elsewhere, Joe DiMaggio and five of his New York Yankee teammates received fines of $100 because they had not fulfilled contract requirements to do promotional duties for the team.
  37. 1955: Future longtime drummer with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers[v], 1975-1994—Stan Lynch—is born on this date. Elsewhere, Chuck Berry[vi] recorded his first single, “Maybelline,” for Chess Records in Chicago.
  38. 1956: The United States exploded its first airborne hydrogen bomb over the Bikini Atoll in the Pacific.
  39. 1961: Alabama Governor Patterson declared martial law in Montgomery on this date.
  40. 1963: Future bassist with the rock band, Rainbow[vii] (1995)- Greg Smith- is born on this date.
  41. 1966: In the 6th Round of their heavyweight title fight, Muhammad Ali scores a technical knockout of Henry Cooper.
  42. 1968: The nuclear-powered submarine USS Scorpion with a crew of 99 men reportedly goes missing. Searchers find it at the bottom of the sea off the Azores.
  43. 1969: Robert Kennedy’s murderer, Sirhan B. Sirhan, receives a death sentence; however, the courts later commute it to life in prison.
  44. 1970: The governor of Ohio mobilized the National Guard to quell student disturbances at Ohio State University.
  45. 1972: Wielding a hammer, a man shouting he was “Jesus Christ” damaged Michelangelo’s Pieta, while on display at the Vatican City.
  46. 1979: Former San Francisco City Supervisor Dan White was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the slayings of Mayor George Moscone and openly gay Supervisor Harvey Milk; outrage over the verdict did, of course, sparking gay rioting which the cops put down with gusto. White received a sentence of seven years and eight months in prison but was released after serving five years. In 1985, White killed himself.
  47. 1980: Ensign Jean Marie Butler becomes the first woman to graduate from a U.S. service academy. Elsewhere, the Star Wars film, “The Empire Strikes Back” hit movie theaters on this date.
  48. 1981: The government of Jamaica gives native son Bob Marley a state funeral on this date.
  49. 1982: During the Falklands War, British amphibious forces landed on the beach at San Carlos Bay.
  50. 1988: Heavyweight boxer George Foreman improves his record to 54-2 with a TKO over Frank Lux at 2:07 of Round 3 of a scheduled 10-round bout.
  51. 1991: A bomber in Madras, India, the former prime minister, Rajiv Gandhi when he threw an explosive device at him concealed in a bouquet of flowers.
  52. 1994: South Yemen secedes from Yemen.
  53. 1995: In Washington, D.C., the former 18thS. Secretary of Defense Leslie Aspen died at the age of 56. A Democrat, he served under President Bill Clinton from 01-21-1993 to 02-03-1994.
  54. 1996: Ken Griffey, Jr., becomes the 8th youngest Major League player to hit 200 home runs. Meanwhile, Red Sox pitcher, Roger Clemens beats the New York Yankees for his 200th career win.
  55. 1998: Teen gunman Kip Kinkel opened fire inside Thurston High School in Springfield, Oregon, killing two students, a day after he had killed his parents. Following his trial, Kinkel received a sentence of nearly 112 years in prison. Elsewhere, Suharto, president of Indonesia for 31 years steps down from office on this date.
  56. 2011 Wednesday: Christian radio broadcaster, Harold Camping, predicts that at 6:00 p.m. around the world, the Rapture for all Christians would begin. We guess it did not!
  57. 2012: The so-called “Religion of Peace” strikes again: in the Yemeni capital of Sana’a jihadists set off a suicide bomb that kills 110 people outright and wounds another 350 suffer a variety of injuries.
  58. 2013 Tuesday: In the British House of Commons, the Marriage Bill, which legalizes same-sex marriages in England and in Wales, passes and moves on to the other half of Parliament. Meanwhile, Trevor Boldin lost his life from pancreatic cancer on this date. The man was a famed bassist who played with a variety of English bands- Wishbone Ash[viii] 1981-82 / David Bowie[ix] 1971-73 / Spiders from Mars[x] 1976 / Uriah Heep[xi] 1977-201
  59. 2014 Wednesday: The Chinese and Russian state energy companies, Gazprom and CPNC, respectively, have entered a deal for Russia to supply China with natural gas; the deal provides a market for Russian gas as European countries seek to reduce their dependence due to Russia’s criminal actions in the Crimea and the Ukraine—Communists always take care of other Communists.
  60. 2015 Thursday: After an oil pipeline burst two days previously, cleanup at Refugio Beach on the California coastline continues unabated. Approximately 21,000 gallons flowed out to sea while another 105,000 gallons on the land.
  61. 2016: In the hinterlands of Afghanistan, a U.S. drone strike reportedly kills Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansour. Good riddance to a POS terrorist.  Meanwhile, longtime drummer with Megadeth[xii], American Nick Menza dies at age 51.
  62. 2017: In Nassau Colosseum in New York City, Barnum & Bailey Circus gives its final performance after 146 years. They do this because of changing attitudes (people being corrupted by bleeding heart liberals sniveling and whining) and near-constant lawsuits by PETA goons and other animal rights activists. What a shame.
  63. 2018: In the western part of Iran, toadstools poison at least 800 people and kill at least 11. Look, learn to tell the difference between noxious fungi and edible ones, dimwits. Meanwhile, former President Barack Hussein Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama sign a multi-million dollar deal with Netflix to produce programming. Talk about buying influence!
  64. 2019: In Chef Vladimir Gdansk’s home state of Washington, the government there passes a law making the state the first one in the country to legalize HUMAN COMPOSTING. WTF is wrong with Governor Jay Inslee and his band of crazed far-left liberal Democrats. Might as well feed the deceased to the pigs.
  65. 2020 Thursday: Thanks to communist China, another 2.5-million Americans file for unemployment benefits last week, bringing the total of unemployed Americans to 38 million or 14.7-percent of the workforce, a number not seen since the depths of the Great Depression.  Even worse, it all happened over the course of a single month.  Meanwhile, polls show President Trump’s approval ratings at 44-percent (take them with a grain of salt- or two!) and disapproval at 54-percent.  We shall see.
  66. 2020 Thursday A: Here are the global statistics for the Chinese Virus- aka COVID-19, aka the Kung Flu, aka the Wuhan Virus Crisis- for today: 5,014,943 confirmed number of cases, 328,462 confirmed number of deaths, but 1,909,701 number of confirmed recoveries.   Here are the figures for the United States: 1,604,862 confirmed number of cases, 94,965 confirmed number of deaths, but 306,171 number of confirmed recoveries which is great.  In the three states in which, the AICPENDBLOG.COM has chef-authors, California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the stats, California first: 84,057 confirmed number of cases, 3,436 confirmed number of deaths, but typical of ultra-left-wing states, ZERO mention of the number of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the stats for Hawaii: 643 confirmed number of cases, 17 confirmed number of deaths, but 578 number of confirmed recoveries which is extraordinary.  Finally, in the once-proud but now socialist-liberal hellhole, Washington, here are the stats: 18,971 confirmed number of cases, 1,037 confirmed number of deaths, but like California, no reported number of confirmed recoveries which tells you all you need to know about the regime running Olympia.
  67. 2020 Thursday B: As far as COVID-19 numbers go, communist China has changed their numbers somewhat.  Here are their current figures: 82,967 confirmed number of cases, 4,634 confirmed number of deaths, but 78,249 number of confirmed recoveries.   Sources in still-free Hong Kong report the number of cases to be well over one million, that the death toll approaches 750,000, with the number of recoveries being unclear.  Free Hong Kong!  Free Tibet!  Free Macau!  Free Taiwan via making them a separate nation once again with their own seat in the United Nations.  Enough is enough with indulging the Chinese Communist Party, let’s return to the Two-China Policy!  It is interesting to note that Beijing is now trying to crack down on Hong Kong’s independence while the rest of the world is fighting Wuhan’s biowarfare.  We shall see.

 

 

 

 

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

 

 

00106 Yucca Butte 8 x 10 (400)

 

This artwork is #0106 an 8” x 10” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Yucca Butte.” 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!

 

 

 

#MM0001.1t AAWA 05-24-2019 (400)

Beverly Carrick: The World’s Greatest Artist (1927-2012)

Pictures #0001-1495

 

 

 

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

 

#PF001.2f Live Berlin #32 05-08-2020 (400)

 

The next album by Roger Waters is a performance of Pink Floyd’s “The Wall,” a show he did in Berlin on July 21, 1990, to celebrate the collapse of the Berlin Wall, the end of the Soviet Union, and the freeing of not only eastern Europe but also Russia. This album is extremely awesome and the musicians joining him are numerous and extremely talented. We know you will enjoy this show as much as do and did back at the time so please, seek it out and consider adding it to your growing collection of this talented individual and the band he headed throughout much of its creative career. You will love it.

 

 

 

 

 

#MM0001.1q Chef w D #1 05-24-2019 (400)

The above icon is the “Trademark of Quality and Symbol of Integrity/Logo” of the Magnolia Hilltop Brewers and of What’s Cookin’ Productions.   The AICP-END Blog copyrights this article © 05-17-2020, all rights reserved.

The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day

 

 

 

#MM0001.2j Stinkbug #7 05-24-2019 (400)

The Stinkbug symbol on CDs, DVDs, and Books means “approved by the American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day” as well as adjusted or edited by the photographic editor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Original Beverly Carrick Artworks, Beverly Carrick—World Famous Artist, John Dalton, The Kinks, Peter Quaife, Hilton Valentine, The Animals, Trevor Boldin, Wishbone Ash, David Bowie, Spiders from Mars, Uriah Heep, Bill Champlin, the Sons of Champlin, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Stan Lynch, Vincent Crane, Atomic Rooster, Rainbow, Greg Smith, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS Alfred Moore, U.S. Secretary of War Alphonso Taft, U.S. Attorney-General Alphonso Taft, U.S. Secretary of Defense Leslie Aspen, Roger Waters, Murph MacDougal, George Foreman v. Frank Lux, Muhammad Ali v. Henry Cooper,

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

[i] 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.

[ii] We began presenting the music of the Animals, of Eric Burdon and the Animals, of Eric Burdon, Eric Burdon and War, and War beginning on Monday, 08-June-2015 and the presentation ran through Sunday, 02-August-2015. We hope you will seek them out and consider making them a part of your listening pleasure.

[iii] At some point, we will promote the music of the famed British rock band, Atomic Rooster. You will not want to miss this one, that, we guarantee you.

[iv] We began promoting the music of the legendary San Francisco band, the Sons of Champlin, beginning on Friday, 07-March-2014 through Monday, 17-March-2014. We hope you will seek this band out and consider adding the SOC to your growing album collection- you will enjoy them.

[v] At some point when we return to presenting the music of American bands, we will promote that of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers as well as of Tom Petty himself. We hope you will await word as to when we do. We thank you.

[vi] We look forward to promoting the music of Chuck Berry in its entirety but are not sure as to when. Stay tuned.

[vii] 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.

[viii] We began celebrating the music of Wishbone Ash beginning on Sunday, October 28, 2018 and continued it through Sunday, January 06, 2019. From there, we covered the music of Martin Turner’s Wishbone Ash beginning on January 07, 2019 through Sunday, January 13, 2019. We hope you will seek them out and add them to your collection of the BEST rock-and-roll music. You will be glad you did.

[ix] We hope to promote the music of David Bowie within the next decades.

[x] Spiders from Mars will occur around same time as the David Bowie presentation.

[xi] Not sure as to when we will get around to doing the music of Uriah Heep but we hope to do it at the same time we promote the music of Hawkwind. We hope you will remain alert as to the day that we do.

[xii] If we are still around in 20 years, we hope to do the music of Megadeth and other heavy metal rock and roll bands.

 

 

 

 

#MM0001.1m Lib Party #4 05-24-2019 (400)

WE WELCOME ALL OUR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS TO THE NEW AICPENDBLOG.COM AT WORDPRESS.COM WHERE SCUM SUCH AS SUNDAR PICHAI CANNOT DRIVE A DAGGER INTO ONE’S NECK. PLEASE, SEND ALL YOUR FRIENDS TO VISIT US HERE AS THIS IS WHERE YOU GET THE UNVARNISHED TRUTH AND NOT THE ‘TRUTH’ COMMUNIST CHINA AND ITS LACKEYS WANT YOU TO HEAR

 

 

#MM0001.1r Stinkbug #2 05-24-2019 (400)