257. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2021

WW. 2015 Monday: In what many believe to have been a set-up event, Texas authorities arrest 14-year-old Ahmed “Clock Boy” Mohamed at his school following his presentation of his so-called ‘science project’ that looked suspiciously like a BOMB. Being a Muslim, one would think he and his family would have done something else rather than present something appearing to be a BOMB.

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257. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2021:

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President William McKinley; Vice President Aaron Burr; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice James Wilson; U.S. Attorney-General William Bradford; U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert A. Lovett; Free and Backstreet Crawler featuring Paul Kossoff, Nazareth featuring Pete Agnew, the Strawberry Alarm Clock featuring Ed King, and the Cars:

  1. 81 Sunday: Following the death of his brother Titus- the conqueror of Jerusalem and emperor of all Rome- Domitian assumes the role as the Roman Empire’s next ruler.
  2. 885 Friday: Stephen V begins his reign as the 110th Roman Catholic Pope.  His time as head of ALL Christendom would end on September 04, 891.  
  3. 1742 Friday: The future 4th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice James Wilson is born in Scotland on this date.  President George Washington appointed his fellow Federalist to the new nation’s highest court on this date.  Wilson served from September 26, 1789, to August 21, 1798.
  4. 1755 Sunday: In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, British North America, future 2nd U.S. Attorney-General William Bradford is born.  A Federalist, he would serve under President George Washington from January 27, 1794, to August 23, 1795.
  5. 1759 Friday: Austrian troops occupy Dresden, Germany.
  6. 1807 Monday: Aaron Burr acquitted of a misdemeanor charge.
  7. 1812 Monday: Napoleon Bonaparte occupies the Russian capital of Moscow; fires break out across the city and do not subside until the 19th.  This was part of the ‘scorched earth’ strategy of the Russians to deny the Grand Armee any sustenance and support when the Russian winter sets in…
  8. 1814 Wednesday: Francis Scott Key was inspired to write a poem, “Defense of Fort McHenry,” after witnessing how an American flag flying over the Maryland fort withstood a night of British bombardment during the War of 1812; the poem later became the words to the “Star-Spangled Banner”
  9. 1829 Monday: The Treaty of Adrianople underwent signing, which ended the war between the Ottoman Empire and Tsarist Russia. 
  10. 1836 Wednesday: The third Vice-President of the United States, March 04, 1801-March 04, 1805, Democratic-Republican Aaron Burr, died at age 80 on this date in Staten Island, New York.
  11. 1847 Tuesday: American troops under the command of General Scott enter Mexico City during the Mexican American War.
  12. 1854 Thursday: British and French armies land in the Crimea as they come to aid the Turks in their battle with the Russians.
  13. 1861 Saturday: The first naval engagement of the Civil War took place as the USS Colorado attacked and sank the Confederate private schooner Judah off Pensacola, Florida.
  14. 1862 Sunday: Federal troops manage to breakout from Harper’s Ferry, West Virginia, during the Civil War.
  15. 1866 Friday: George K. Anderson patented the typewriter ribbon on this date.
  16. 1872 Saturday: Great Britain pays the United States $15 million for damages their nation incurred trying to aid the Confederacy during the Civil War.
  17. 1895 Saturday: In Huntsville, Texas, future 4th U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert A. Lovett is born.  A Republican, he would serve under President Harry S. Truman from September 17, 1951, to January 20, 1953.
  18. 1899 Thursday: In New York City, a gentleman named Henry Bliss became the first automobile fatality in the nation.
  19. 1901 Saturday: President William McKinley died at age 58 in Buffalo, New York, of gunshot wounds inflicted by an assassin; Vice President Theodore Roosevelt became president on this date.  President McKinley served from March 04, 1897, until today.
  20. 1914 Monday: During World War I, German troops withdraw from Aisne and begin construction of trenches.  Meanwhile, actor Clayton Moore, TV’s “Lone Ranger,” was born in Chicago.
  21. 1915 Tuesday: Carl G. Muench received a patent for Insulit, the first sound-absorbing material used in buildings.
  22. 1927 Wednesday: Modern dance pioneer Isadora Duncan died in Nice, France, when her scarf became entangled in a wheel of the sports car in which she was riding.
  23. 1930 Sunday: Nazis gain 107 seats in German election.
  24. 1938 Wednesday: Graf Zeppelin II, world’s largest airship, makes maiden flight.
  25. 1940 Saturday: The U.S. Congress passed the Selective Service Act, the first peace-time draft in the United States.
  26. 1941 Sunday: Vermont passed a resolution enabling its servicemen-and-women to receive wartime bonuses by declaring the U.S. to be in a state of armed conflict, giving rise to headlines that Vermont had “declared war on Germany.”
  27. 1942 Monday: German troops occupy Stalingrad’s train station as they seek to break the city in two; Russian resistance continues unabated claiming growing numbers of casualties on both sides.  In the Pacific, the Battle of Edson’s Ridge on Guadalcanal as Japanese troops launch a major assault against the United States Marines and Army.
  28. 1944 Thursday: The Great Atlantic Hurricane passed close to North Carolina and Virginia before heading up the northeastern U.S. coast; nearly 400 people died most of them at sea.
  29. 1946 Saturday: In Dunfermline, Scotland, future member of the rock band, Nazareth- Pete Agnew (bass/vocals 1968 to present)- is born.
  30. 1948 Tuesday: In New York, a groundbreaking ceremony took place at the site of the United Nations’ world headquarters.
  31. 1949 Wednesday: Future guitarist with the Strawberry Alarm Clock[i] and Lynyrd Skynyrd[ii], Ed King, was born on this date in Glendale, California.
  32. 1950 Thursday: Future guitarist for the British rock bands Free[iii] and Backstreet Crawler, Paul Kossoff, was born in Hampstead, London, Great Britain, on this date.
  33. 1954 Tuesday: The Soviet Union conducts a nuclear test by exploding a 40-kiloton device.
  34. 1959 Monday: The Soviet Union’s Luna-2 spacecraft is the first vehicle to land on the moon.  This event, of course, terrifies the rest of the world, but Soviet supremacy of space would not last long…
  35. 1960 Wednesday: The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) founded on this date.  The core members were Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Venezuela.  
  36. 1963 Saturday: Mary Ann Fischer of Aberdeen, South Dakota, gave birth to four girls and a boy; the first known surviving quintuplets in the United States.
  37. 1964 Monday: The 262nd Roman Catholic Pope Paul VI opened the third session of the Second Ecumenical Council of the Vatican, also known as “Vatican II.”  (The session closed two months later).  Elsewhere, the submarine adventure series, “Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea” premiered on ABC-TV.
  38. 1975 Sunday: Pope Paul VI declared Mother Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton the first U.S.-born saint.
  39. 1982 Tuesday: Princess Grace of Monaco, formerly actress Grace Kelly, died at age 52 of injuries from a car crash the prior day.  Elsewhere, Lebanon’s president-elect, Bashir Gemayel, was killed by a bomb.
  40. 1984 Friday: The first MTV Video Music Awards were held at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall: The Cars[iv] won Video of the Year for “You Might Think,” but singer Madonna[v] stole the show with a provocative performance of her yet-to-be released single, “Like a Virgin.”
  41. 1988 Wednesday: Hurricane Gilbert slammed into Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula as a Category 5 storm after forcing thousands of residents to flee. 
  42. 1989 Thursday: Madonna[vi] divorced actor Sean Penn after four rocky years of marriage.
  43. 1991 Saturday: The government of South Africa, the African National Congress and the Inkatha Freedom Party signed a national peace pact.
  44. 1994 Wednesday: On the 34th day of a strike by players, Acting Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig announced the 1994 season was over.
  45. 2001 Friday: The FBI released the names of the 19 suspected hijackers that had taken part in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on this date.  Meanwhile, Americans packed churches and clogged public squares on a day of remembrance for the victims of the September 11 Islamist terrorist attacks.  President George W. Bush prayed with his Cabinet and attended services at Washington National Cathedral, then flew to New York, where he waded into the ruins of the World Trade Center and addressed rescue workers in a flag-waving bullhorn-wielding show of resolve in which he promised payback to the jihadist scum.
  46. 2011 Wednesday:  NASA reveals its Space Launch System plan, intended to replace the Space Shuttle program with its first flight scheduled for 2017.  Meanwhile, phony Native American Elizabeth Warren announces she will seek the Massachusetts senatorial seat held by Republican Scott Brown in 2012.
  47. 2012 Friday: Pope Benedict XVI (265th Roman Catholic Pope) visits Lebanon.  Meanwhile, the Japanese Coast Guard reports six Chinese Marine Surveillance ships sighted near the disputed Senkaku Islands; China claims the ‘two surveillance ship fleets’ are in waters around the islands for purposes of ‘patrols and law enforcement’.  Elsewhere, fury over an anti-Muslim short film (no one knew existed until President Obama pointed out in which ridicule of the ‘prophet’ Mohammad spread across the Muslim world, with deadly clashes near Western embassies in Tunisia and Sudan, an American fast-food restaurant set ablaze in Lebanon, and international peacekeepers attacked in the Sinai.  Thank you, President Obama, for stirring up violence and anti-American protests.
  48. 2014 Sunday: A North Korean court convicts 24-year-old Matthew Miller, one of three Americans currently held in that crazy nation, of unlawful entry into the country for spying and sentenced him to six years of hard labor.
  49. 2015 Monday: In what many believe to have been a set-up event, Texas authorities arrest 14-year-old Ahmed “Clock Boy” Mohamed at his school following his presentation of his so-called ‘science project’ that looked suspiciously like a BOMB.  Being a Muslim, one would think he and his family would have done something else rather than present something appearing to be a BOMB.  Eventually, he would be released, both President Barack Hussein Obama and Facebook boy wonder Mark Zuckerberg sent supportive tweets.  Of course, the punk became the symbol of American intolerance and Islamophobia.  Where is he now?
  50. 2016 Wednesday: Imprisoned soldier Bradley Manning agrees to end his hunger strike when the U.S. military commits to his gender reassignment surgery thus making him Chelsea Manning.  This is the guy who helped WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange leak information on the Iraq War which embarrassed both the United States and current President Barack Hussein Obama.
  51. 2017 Thursday: In Dhi Qar Governorate in southern Iraq, two ISIS-directed terror attacks claim the lives of at least 60 people and wound countless others.  Wow, the religion of peace strikes again!
  52. 2018 Friday: In a statement released by the White House, U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh denied an allegation of sexual misconduct (proven later to be fabricated by Democrats) from when he was in high school, saying, “I did not do this back in high school or at any time.”  He eventually made it through the harrowing process in which the Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee and elsewhere in government slimed him and his family.  Democrats beware.
  53. 2019 Saturday:  Only with the help of Iranian Revolutionary Guard direction and cash, Houthi rebels in Yemen carry out a stunning attack on Saudi Arabia’s Abqaiq Oil Refinery with the use of drones carrying explosives.  The Saudis were caught with their pants down, the attack eliminated half of the country’s oil production and about five percent of the world’s which immediately drives oil prices UP.  Time to whack the Iranians and to eliminate the Houthi scum as a threat.
  54. 2020 Monday: Here are the figures for the carnage in Chicago over the past weekend: 53 people shot and 10 killed.  Next, down in Florida, disgraced gubernatorial candidate, Andrew Gillum, Democrat, caught in a hotel room with a male hooker and a crack pipe announced today that he is ‘bisexual.’  Okie dokie.   Speaking of Florida, Tropical Storm Sally, roiling off the west coast of Florida, is expected to be at hurricane strength when its expected landfall slams into Louisiana, Alabama, and Mississippi.  Speaking of natural disasters, the out-of-control wildfires roaring through three western states have burned millions of acres.  The death toll currently is 24 in California, 10 in Oregon, and a toddler in Washington state.[vii]  “Pro-China Joe” Biden at his only campaign stop today in Wilmington, Delaware, blames President Trump for the catastrophe, calling him a ‘climate arsonist’ and noting that the United States faces four different calamities: (1) a crumbling economy; (2) a pandemic; (3) white supremacy/white privilege, and (4) out-of-control climate change for which, President Donald J. Trump bears responsibility for all.  Wow.  Meanwhile, in California, President Trump meets with the state’s leaders in Sacramento to discuss what must be done to help the state overcome the blazing forests.
  55. 2020 Monday A:  In Qatar, peace talks between the United States, the Afghani government, and the murderous Taliban continue.  Elsewhere, Politico reports that the Iranian regime is planning on assassinating U.S. ambassador to South Africa Lana Marks.  Let’s nuke Iran and get it over with, shall we?  Speaking of ambassadors, U.S. ambassador to communist China Terry Branstad announces he will be stepping down.  Branstad, as you all know, is the former governor of Iowa.  On the home front, liberal outrage continues to grow over President Trump’s MASSIVE rallies in Nevada the previous day in which, most were not wearing masks or socially distant from one another.  In response, the president called the gatherings, ‘peaceful protests.’  The Dems have no leg upon which to stand.  Speaking of Trump, national polls continue to show “Pro-China Joe” Biden cleaning Trump’s clock with an ‘insurmountable lead’ of 51-percent to 46-percent.  Elsewhere, Amazon.com announces it will be hiring another 100,000 workers so it can keep up with the demand for goods.  Employees will begin at $15 per hour. 
  56. 2020 Monday B:  Sadly, New York City Mayor Bill Di Blasio says this year’s Thanksgiving Day Macy’s parade will be VIRTUAL.  NASA reports that a sign of life exists in the atmosphere of Venus, the second-most inner planet of the Solar System, phosphine gas which corresponds with microorganisms that can live without oxygen such as at a sewage treatment plant.  It is interesting to note that between 33 to 38 miles above the surface of the inhospitable planet is found a region comparable to temperatures and pressures found on planet Earth.  Fascinating if this is true.  We shall see.  Folks, we believe life exists across the Universe, that places we consider to be inhospitable to human life can host other forms of life.  Elsewhere, Jesse Watters on the Fox News Channel’s “The Five” showed a clip of ghosts captured on the Gettysburg Battlefield in Pennsylvania.  We believe this to be true, too.
  57. 2020 Monday C: Folks, here are the numbers for the Wuhan Waltz, you know, COVID-19 Chinese Bat Flu Virus Crisis, the pandemic they started but blame on the U.S.:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 29,114,477 confirmed cases, +317,055, 925,596, confirmed deaths, +4,654, and 19,693,071 confirmed recoveries, +182,021.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 6,636,820 confirmed cases, up 40,094 from yesterday’s reporting, 197,367 confirmed deaths, UP 511, and 3,580,785 confirmed recoveries, UP 17,217.  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: 765,584 confirmed cases, 14,419 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 10,808 confirmed cases, 99 confirmed deaths, and 3,565 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 83,312 confirmed cases, 2,080 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: Mississippi- currently, they have 90,018 confirmed cases, 2,706 confirmed deaths, but for some unknown reason NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Tate Reeves, what kind of Republican are you?
  58. 2020 Monday D: Here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 27,993.33, UP 327.69 points (+1.18%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,056.65, UP 203.11 points (+1.87%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,383.54, UP 42.57 points (+1.27%).  Price of GOLD: $1,965.10 per troy oz., +1.40 (+0.07%)  Here is the price of SILVER: $27.36 per troy oz., +0.005 (+0.02%).  Price of PLATINUM: $962.20 per troy oz., +3.50 (+0.37%).  Price of PALLADIUM: $2,324.40 per troy oz., -6.40 (-0.27%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $3.06 per #, -0.0035 (-0.11%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $37.26, 0.00 (0.00%).  Today, one-dollar U.S. = 6.81 PRC yuan whereas one U.S. greenback = 0.84 euros.
  59. 2020 Monday E: Tonight’s Monday Night Football lineup features two games: Pittsburgh Steelers at New York Giants and Tennessee Titans at Denver Broncos.  In the opener, it’s the Steelers 26, the New York Giants 16.  The nightcap was a slow-moving dull affair: Tennessee Titans 16, Denver Broncos 14.  Initial reports regarding ratings are that the opening weekend- not including today- is down anywhere from 18-24 percent.  The maxim is true: “If YOU WOKE, YOU WILL GO BROKE.”  We here at the AICPENDBLOG.COM have all agreed not to watch anymore games until the spoiled crybaby players protest in their OFF-TIME and put their fortunes where their mouths are.  NBA?  F**k them.
  60. 2021 Tuesday: We await the results of the 2021 California Recall Election- everyone who is a legal voter, go cast your votes today.  Do not allow the California governor to remain in office.  (Note- my colleagues fear that if Gavin Newsom survives the recall, he will impose harsh lockdown restrictions on everyone in the state as his ‘thank you’ to everyone including his friends, allies, and supporters.

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ENDNOTES:


[i] We began promoting the music of this famed psychedelic band- Strawberry Alarm Clock- beginning on Tuesday, 03-April-2012 through Saturday, 08-April-2012. Please check them out- you will enjoy them.

[ii] We hope to share the music of Lynyrd Skynyrd sometime in the next decade.  At least by 2029 so please stay tuned for further news.

[iii] We promoted the music of Free- among other numerous interconnected bands beginning with the Yardbirds on Wednesday, 02-July-2014 through Sunday, 19-October-2014 and ending with Paul Rodgers, another alum of Free.  The presentation also included the solo efforts of Paul Kossoff.   We definitely hope you will check them all out.

[iv] We are not sure when we will present the music of the Cars but if you are still with us when we celebrate our second decade of activity, you may see them then so please, stay with us.  We thank you.

[v] We will never stoop to doing the music of this worthless slut.  We would do Britney Spears first. 

[vi] See previous footnote.

[vii] Following President Trump’s meeting with California officials, including Governor Gavin Newsom, the president awards the Distinguished Flying Cross to seven members of the California National Guard for their bravery in flying into multiple blazing infernos on the ground and rescuing more than 243 people from certain doom.  Told to abort on several occasions, the brave seven men flew into and out of harm’s way on at least 3-4 occasions. 

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TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2020

Twenty years of RINO and then Democrat control in Sacramento has destroyed California in more ways than one- there is no reason WHY we must suffer either the wildfires or lack of reliable electricity

The longer major parts of our country remain closed, the more permanent the damage which means one thing: Democratic Socialism wins

Politicians such as Nancy Pelosi believe they are untouchable; well, WHY can’t we join in class action lawsuits and sue the living hell out of every BLUE State- or- City political hack for DERELICTION OF DUTY?

235. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2021

GGG. 2020 Sunday: The Beijing Bat Flu, aka the Chinese Virus Crisis, the one Comrade Xi Jinping sent to the rest of the world, continues demolishing our planet as it takes names and compiling numbers. Here are the stats for the globe for today: 23,309,597 confirmed cases, UP 188,767 cases, 806,543 confirmed deaths, UP 3,850, and 15,007,062 confirmed recoveries, UP 164,680.

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235. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2021:

U.S. Attorneys-General William Bradford, John Macpherson Berrien, and J. Howard McGrath; U.S. Secretary of State James A. Baker III; Russian President Boris Yeltsin, the Beatles featuring Ringo Starr, Free featuring Paul Kossoff, the Who featuring Keith Moon:

  1. 476 Sunday: Odoacer becomes king of the Byzantine Empire.
  2. 1754 Friday: France’s King Louis XVI was born at Versailles on this date.
  3. 1775 Wednesday: Britain’s King George III proclaimed the American colonies to be in a state of “open and avowed rebellion.”
  4. 1781 Thursday: In Rocky Hill, N.J., future 10th U.S. Attorney-General John Macpherson Berrien is born.  A Democrat and then a Whig, he served under President Andrew Jackson from March 09, 1829, to June 22, 1831.
  5. 1795 Sunday: The second U.S. Attorney-General of the United States William Bradford died.  A Federalist, he served under President George Washington from January 27, 1794, to August 23, 1795.
  6. 1796 Tuesday: The African Methodist Episcopal Church incorporates on this date.
  7. 1821 Thursday: Mexico declares independence from Spain.
  8. 1833 Friday: Great Britain declares slavery at an end in its colonies; more than 700,000 people receive their freedom.
  9. 1839 Friday: Following a brief war, Great Britain takes Hong Kong from the Chinese.
  10. 1858 Monday: “Ten Nights in a Bar-room,” a play by Timothy Shay Arthur about the perils of drinking alcohol, opened in New York City, New York.
  11. 1892 Tuesday: John H. Stedman receives ma patent for the printed streetcar transfer on this date.
  12. 1903 Sunday: At the Sixth Zionist Congress, Theodore Herzl declares a “Jewish state.”
  13. 1904 Tuesday: Hard D. Weed patented the grip-tread tire chain for cars.
  14. 1913 Saturday: Copenhagen’s Little Mermaid statue, inspired by the Hans Christian Anderson story, was unveiled in the harbor of the Danish capital.
  15. 1914 Sunday: Japan declared war against Germany in World War I as it bombarded Tsingtao, China, a German colony.  Meanwhile, German troops plunder Belgium.
  16. 1915 Monday: Russian Czar Nicholas II takes control of the military.
  17. 1917 Thursday: During a race riot in Houston, Texas, 2 blacks die while 11 whites lose their lives.
  18. 1926 Monday: Silent film star Rudolph Valentino died in New York at age 31.
  19. 1927 Tuesday: Amid protests, Italian-born anarchists Nicola Sacco and Bartolommeo Vanzetti went to the gallows in Boston for the murders of two men during a 1920 robbery.  On the 50th anniversary of their executions, then-Governor Michael Dukakis issued a proclamation in which, the liberal Democrat politicians said that the two murderers had been unfairly tried and convicted.  What a worthless POS.
  20. 1939 Wednesday: Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union agreed to a non-aggression treaty; the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact in Moscow; however, the Nazis later invaded the USSR in June 1941, which ultimately led to their demise.
  21. 1940 Friday: During the Battle of Britain, the Luftwaffe begins nighttime bombing raids over London, England.
  22. 1942 Sunday: During the opening days of the Battle of Stalingrad, 600 Luftwaffe bombers attack the city, killing 40,000 Russian civilians.
  23. 1944 Wednesday: King Michael of Romania dismissed Prime Minister Ion Antonescu, which paved the way for Romania to abandon the Axis powers in favor of the Allies.
  24. 1946 Friday: Keith Moon, the future drummer of the English rock band, the Who[i], was born in Wembley, Middlesex, England on this date.
  25. 1947 Saturday: Margaret Truman, the daughter of President Harry S. Truman, gave her first public performance as a singer.  The event took place at the Hollywood Bowl before an audience of 15,000.
  26. 1949 Tuesday: The 60th U.S. Attorney General of the United States J. Howard McGrath assumed office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under President Harry S. Truman from today until April 03, 1952.
  27. 1952 Saturday: The security pact of the Arab League went into effect.
  28. 1959 Sunday: In the Peanuts comic strip, Sally debuted as an infant.
  29. 1960 Tuesday: Broadway librettist Oscar Hammerstein II, 65, died in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.
  30. 1961 Wednesday: East Germany imposes new restrictions on travel between East and West Berlin.
  31. 1962 Thursday: The first live TV program underwent satellite relay between the United States and Europe via the Telstar satellite.
  32. 1966 Tuesday: Lunar Orbiter I take the first pictures of the Earth from the Moon.
  33. 1968 Friday: Ringo Starr temporarily quits the Beatles[ii] over rising tensions in the group.
  34. 1973 Thursday: A bank robbery-turned-hostage-taking began in Stockholm, Sweden; the four hostages ended up empathizing with their captors, a psychological condition now known as the “Stockholm Syndrome.”   
  35. 1975 Saturday: After suffering a drug-induced heart attack, his friends revive Free[iii] guitarist, Paul Kossoff, from the dead. 
  36. 1979 Thursday: Soviet dancer Alexander Godunov defected while the Bolshoi Ballet was on tour in New York City.
  37. 1982 Monday: Lebanon’s parliament elected Christian militia leader Bashir Gemayel president; however, Islamist assassins took his life less than three weeks later.  Elsewhere, umpires threw Gaylord Perry of the Seattle Mariners out of the game for using an illegal spitball. 
  38. 1983 Tuesday: The United States announced that it was nearly ready for a test flight of an anti-satellite missile.  This caused the Soviet Union much concern. 
  39. 1984 Thursday: The owner of the South Fork Ranch, the home of the fictitious Ewing clan of the CBS-TV show, “Dallas,” sold it.  The new owners planned to transform the tourist site into a grand hotel. 
  40. 1987 Sunday: Robert Jarvik and Marilyn Mach von Savant married on this date.  People called this event the “Union of Great Minds” since Savant had an IQ of 228 and Jarvik was the inventor of the artificial heart.
  41. 1989 Wednesday: In a case that inflamed racial tensions in New York, thugs shot Yusuf Hawkins, a 16-year-old black youth, dead after he and his friends suffered a confrontation from a group of white youths in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn.  A jury convicted gunman Joey Fama of second-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison; he will be eligible for parole in 2022.  Elsewhere, in the bottom of the 22nd Inning of their game, Rick Dempsey of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a home run to beat the Montreal Expos 1-0.  
  42. 1990 Thursday: Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein appeared on Iraqi state television with a group of Western detainees to whom he referred as ‘guests.’  He told the group that he was holding them “to prevent the scourge of war.”  The U.S. calls up 46,000 Reservists for duty in the upcoming Gulf War.  Meanwhile, East and West Germany announce they will reunite on October 3.
  43. 1992 Sunday: The 61st U.S. Secretary of State James A. Baker III left office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President George H.W. Bush from January 25, 1989, until today.
  44. 1993 Monday: Los Angeles police confirmed that Michael Jackson[iv] was the subject of a criminal investigation.
  45. 1998 Sunday: Yet again, the Russian government dismissed President Boris Yeltsin.
  46. 2003 Saturday: Former priest John Geoghan, the convicted child molester whose prosecution sparked the sex abuse scandal that should the Roman Catholic Church worldwide, died after another inmate assaulted him in a Massachusetts prison.
  47. 2004 Monday: President George W. Bush criticized a commercial accusing Democratic nominee John Kerry of inflating his own Vietnam War record and said broadcast attacks by outside groups had no place in the race for the White House.
  48. 2008 Saturday: Democratic presidential candidate Barack Hussein Obama introduced his choice of running mate, U.S. Sen. Joe Biden, of Delaware, before a raucous crowd outside the Old State Capitol in Springfield, Illinois.  We here at the blog believe that Obama chose Biden so as if anyone thought of assassinating Obama should he win the White House in 2008, the nation would be stuck with CHOMO Joe, a horrible president.  
  49. 2009 Sunday: Reality TV contestant Ryan Jenkins, suspected of killing his wife, former model Jasmine Flore, was found hanging in a motel in Hope, British Columbia, an apparent suicide.
  50. 2011 Tuesday: For alleged human rights violations during the Syrian uprising, the United Nations Human Rights Commission puts the government of Bashar al-Assad on notice of investigation.
  51. 2012 Thursday: Shimon Perez of Israel, in a letter to the German government regarding the controversy over circumcision in that country says that “Circumcision is at the core of Jewish identity.”  Meanwhile, Lance Armstrong, 7-time winner of the Tour d’ France says that he will not contest the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s charges of doping, charges that will strip him of every win.
  52. 2013 Friday: Real estate developers damage the Libyan ruins at Cyrene, which are a World Heritage Site.  Elsewhere, a military jury convicted POS Islamic terrorist Major Nidal Hasan in the deadly 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Texas, that claimed 13 lives; the Army psychiatrist was later sentenced to death.  This scumbag still sits in prison awaiting execution.  Elsewhere, Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, the U.S. soldier who massacred 16 Afghan civilians, was sentenced at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, to life in prison with no chance at parole.  Let him out NOW.
  53. 2014 Saturday: According to Brainy History, India’s central bank states that domestic credit cards must complete extra validation when used` to buy local goods or services; some businesses have avoided the rule by using foreign payment systems, resulting in cash flows out of the country.
  54. 2015 Sunday: According to Brainy History, officials from North Korea and South Korea meet to discuss issues that have led to recent hostile incidents along the border; South Korea is currently conducting military exercises with the United States, which North Korea claims is a threat.  
  55. 2016 Tuesday: Donald Trump reassures the American people that if elected, mass deportations of illegal aliens will occur from one end of the country to the other.  This is among the main reasons as to WHY the American people would elect him.  Build the wall and deport them all.  Meanwhile, candidate Trump appeals to black voters across the nation by telling them ‘Crime rates are at levels you have never seen.’  Liberal fake news media pundits go berserk, swearing ‘it’s a lie’ when in fact, under Obama, violent crimes in black and brown areas of the country have been skyrocketing, especially before the election.  Four years later at this time, it would be even worse as Antifa, and Black Lives Matter commies run amok in the streets.
  56. 2017 Wednesday: A Saudi-Coalition airstrike on a hotel in Sanaa, Yemen, kills at least 30 revelers and leaves countless other people injured.  Of course, the world is OUTRAGED… Elsewhere, following a series of collisions between U.S. Navy ships and other vessels in Asian waters, the Navy brass terminates Admiral Joseph Aucoin as commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet.  Many believe that Chi-Com electronic interference and warfare is behind the problems afflicting the American fleet. 
  57. 2018 Thursday: Mark David Chapman, the killer of former Beatle John Lennon, was denied parole for the 10th time.  Execute the scumbag.
  58. 2019 Friday: Senator Bernie Sanders unveils his ambitious “Green New Deal” plans for saving the planet from the oncoming ‘climate catastrophe.’  In his case, the medicine would be far worse than the problem, but the younger generations go nuts over it.  Meanwhile, indigenous peoples living in the Amazon Rainforest claim the president of Brazil is hastening economic development which means, ‘destruction of the jungle.’   Elsewhere, Syrian government forces encircle the last major ISIS stronghold in Hama.   The U.N. claims the Russian-backed forces have killed at least 500 civilians and displaced more than 400,000 people since April. 
  59. 2020 Sunday: The Beijing Bat Flu, aka the Chinese Virus Crisis, the one Comrade Xi Jinping sent to the rest of the world, continues demolishing our planet as it takes names and compiling numbers.  Here are the stats for the globe for today: 23,309,597 confirmed cases, UP 188,767 cases, 806,543 confirmed deaths, UP 3,850, and 15,007,062 confirmed recoveries, UP 164,680.  In the United States, here are the stats for today: 5,788,945 confirmed cases, UP 36,163, 179,285 confirmed deaths, UP 593, and 2,942,673 confirmed recoveries, UP 10,647.  The question is, WHEN are the Chi-Coms going to pay the MASSIVE PRICE for the contemptible crimes committed against the rest of the planet?
  60. 2020 Sunday A: In the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day has chef-authors- California, Hawaii, and Washington state- here are the stats, Golden State first: 663,669 confirmed cases, 12,134 confirmed deaths, but as usual, NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next, in the Aloha State, here are the stats: 6,600 confirmed cases, 47 confirmed deaths, and 2,143 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 71,012 confirmed cases, 1,863 confirmed deaths, and like other mostly BLUE locales, NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  For the heck of it, let’s look at Alaska.  Here are their numbers: 5,558 confirmed cases, 32 confirmed deaths, and 1,745 confirmed recoveries.  Let us hope there is light at the end of the tunnel…
  61. 2020 Sunday B: Due to family pressures, President Donald J. Trump’s number one advisor Kellyanne Conway announces she will be leaving the White House at the end of the month.  Meanwhile, Kim Yo-Jong, Kim Jong Un’s sister, says her brother is in a coma and that she will be taking charge from here on out.  Finally, after weeks of calm, riots break out in Detroit leading the police to arrest at least 42 people.
  62. 2021 Monday: Six months ago, none of us could have predicted the disaster unfolding before us.  NONE of us.  I am shocked.  Thank God I became a Republican back in 2018.  I would be ashamed to be a Democrat.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0566 an 8” x 10” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Desert Glow.”  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 promoted the music of the Who and of its individual band members beginning on Monday, 03-August-2015 through Sunday, 29-November-2015.  We hope you will seek out the music of this veteran British band as well as of Pete Townsend, John Entwistle, Keith Moon, and Roger Daltrey.  We know you will enjoy them.

[ii] 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.    We hope you will seek them out and consider adding these albums to your collection.  We thank you.

[iii] We presented another series of interconnected bands which included 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.

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

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DD. 1989 Friday: Israeli commandoes abducted a pro-Iranian POS Shiite Muslim cleric, Sheik Abdul-Karim Obeid from his home in south Lebanon; however, as part of a prisoner swap in 2004, he gained his freedom (when the Israelis should have hung him).

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209. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2021:

U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey; the Allman Brothers Band, the Band, Deep Purple featuring Steve Morse, Electric Flag featuring Mike Bloomfield, Free featuring Simon Kirke, the Grateful Dead, Pink Floyd featuring Richard “Rick” Wright, and T-Rex featuring Steve Peregrine Took:

  1. 1148 Wednesday: The Crusaders attack the city of Damascus, Syria.
  2. 1540 Sunday: King Henry VIII’s chief minister, Thomas Cromwell, was executed on the same day that Henry married his fifth wife, Catherine Howard.
  3. 1717 Wednesday: King Frederick Wilhelm I of Prussia orders compulsory education for all children aged 5 to 12.
  4. 1794 Monday: Maximillian Robespierre, a leading figure in the French Revolution who sent many to their deaths on the guillotine met his fate on the same instrument of execution on this date.   Like most revolutionaries, they never quit when they’re ahead and thus become victims of the mobs they created.  POS.
  5. 1808 Thursday: Mahmud II succeeds Mustafa IV as sultan of Turkey.
  6. 1821 Saturday: Peru declared its independence from Spain on this date.
  7. 1866 Saturday: Congress legalizes the use of the metric system for the standardization of weights and measures throughout the United States.
  8. 1868 Tuesday: The 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is ratified, which grants citizenship to former slaves.
  9. 1896 Tuesday: City planners incorporate the city of Miami, Florida, on this date.
  10. 1898 Thursday: During the Spanish-American War, Spanish forces on the island of Puerto Rico surrender to U.S. forces.
  11. 1914 Tuesday: World War I began as Austro-Hungary declared war on Serbia.  A Serbian thug assassinated the Archduke Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie, while they were on a good will tour in Sarajevo and the Austro-Hungarians had no choice to invade that pestilent hellhole and exact revenge.
  12. 1915 Wednesday: United States troops invade the island of Haiti and remain there until 1924.  Meanwhile, in New York City, 10,000 blacks march down 5th Avenue protesting lynchings of their fellows in the United States.
  13. 1917 Saturday: A silent parade takes place in New York City by black Americans protesting the murders of blacks in numerous race riots around the United States.
  14. 1928 Saturday: The Summer Olympics opened in Amsterdam.
  15. 1932 Thursday: Federal troops forcibly dispersed the so-called “Bonus Army” of World War I veterans who had gathered in Washington, D.C., to demand payments they were NOT scheduled to receive until 1945.
  16. 1941 Monday: The U.S. House of Representatives approved the plans for the Pentagon.   Elsewhere, future 81st U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey is born.  A Republican, Mukasey would serve under President George W. Bush from November 09, 2007 to January 20, 2009.
  17. 1942 Tuesday: At Minsk in Belorussia during World War II, the Nazis and their Axis allies murder more than 10,000 Jews contained in the city’s ghetto.  Elsewhere, L. A. Thatcher received a patent for the coin-operated mailbox, a device that stamped envelopes when a customer inserted money.
  18. 1943 Wednesday: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt announced the end of coffee rationing, which had limited people to one pound of coffee every five weeks since it began in November 1942.  Meanwhile, Italian Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini resigns his position as head of the nation.  Finally, future keyboardist with Pink Floyd[i], Richard “Rick” Wright, is born in Hatch End, Middlesex, England, on this date as is future guitarist with the Electric Flag[ii], Mike Bloomfield, who is born in Chicago, Illinois.
  19. 1944 Friday: Adolf Hitler sends 4 divisions from the South of France to the Normandy-area battlefield.   The Fuhrer knows what his generals tried to tell him, that NORMANDY is the invasion zone, not the Pas-de-Calais.  By this point, the Allies have built up such a massive force that once they break out of the area and through the hedgerows, the road to Paris will be wide open…
  20. 1945 Saturday: A U.S. Army bomber crashed into the 79th floor of the Empire State Building in New York City, killing 14 people and injuring many more.  Meanwhile, the Senate voted 89-2 ratifying the United Nations Charter.
  21. 1949 Thursday: Simon Kirke, future drummer of two British rock bands, Free and Bad Company[iii], was born on this date in Lambeth, London, England, as is future member of T-Rex[iv], Steve Peregrine Took who was born in in Eltham, London.  He performed guitars, bass, drums, and percussion with the famed Glam-Rock band.
  22. 1951 Saturday: The Walt Disney film, “Alice in Wonderland” hits movie theaters nationwide.
  23. 1954 Wednesday: Steve Morse—future guitarist with the British rock band, Deep Purple[v], was born on this date in Hamilton, Ohio.  He would replace such luminaries as Richie Blackmore, Tommy Bolin, and others.
  24. 1959 Tuesday: In preparation for statehood, Hawaiians voted to send the first Chinese American, Hiram L. Fong, to the U.S. Senate and the first Japanese-American, Democrat Daniel K. Inouye, to the U.S. House of Representatives.
  25. 1965 Wednesday: President Lyndon Baines Johnson orders 50,000 more U.S. troops to Vietnam, which increased the number of personnel stationed there from 75,000 to 125,000.  
  26. 1973 Saturday: Six-hundred-thousand people attend the Watkins Glen Summer Jam Music Festival in upstate New York.  Performing at the event were the Allman Brothers Band[vi], the Band[vii], and the Grateful Dead[viii].  
  27. 1976 Wednesday: An earthquake devastated northern China, killing at least 242,000 people according to an official estimate.
  28. 1982 Wednesday: San Francisco becomes the first city in the United States to (illegally) ban handguns.  Patriots, however, continue to carry firearms even though the law now criminalizes the action—screw San Francisco!
  29. 1984 Saturday: The Los Angeles Summer Olympics opened to the public on this date.
  30. 1989 Friday: Israeli commandoes abducted a pro-Iranian POS Shiite Muslim cleric, Sheik Abdul-Karim Obeid from his home in south Lebanon; however, as part of a prisoner swap in 2004, he gained his freedom (when the Israelis should have hung him).
  31. 1990 Saturday: Political newcomer and upset winner Alberto Fujimori was sworn in for his first term as president of Peru.
  32. 1995 Friday: A jury in Union, South Carolina, rejected the death penalty for Susan Smith, sentencing her instead to life in prison for drowning her two young sons.  Unfortunately, the worthless bitch will be eligible for parole in 2024.
  33. 1998 Tuesday: Serbian military forces seized the Kosovo town of Malisevo.   Meanwhile, in the United States, Monica Lewinsky received blanket immunity from prosecution to testify before a grand jury about her relationship with President Bill Clinton.
  34. 2002 Sunday: Nine coal miners trapped in a flooded Quecreek Mine in Somerset, Pennsylvania, were rescued after 77 hours underground.
  35. 2003 Monday: Rebels in Liberia captured Buchanan, the country’s second largest city.  All hell has been breaking loose across the country formed by former U.S. slaves.
  36. 2004 Wednesday: The Democrat Party nominates John F. Kerry as its presidential candidate.  This walking, talking drooling moron would stagger on like Lurch from the Adams Family and go down in smoking defeat.  However, the Democrats would screech like the wimps they are that the ‘election was fraudulent and that the Republicans stole it.’
  37. 2005 Thursday: Sadly, a lab in Canada specializing in DNA shares some sad news with the world today: hair samples supposedly yanked from an encounter with a sasquatch turn out to be from nothing more than a bison.  Damn!
  38. 2006 Friday: Actor-director Mel Gibson went into an anti-Semitic tirade as he was being arrested in Malibu on suspicion of drunken driving; Gibson later apologized and was sentenced to probation and alcohol treatment.
  39. 2007 Saturday: Leave it to President George W. Bush to be up to no good yet again: he is pressuring congress to pass a bill that will permit BIG BROTHER to expand the list of surveillance targets so that government can monitor everyone and everything.  WTF is wrong with you, George?
  40. 2008 Monday: President George W. Bush received Pakistan’s new Prime Minister, Yousef Raza Gillani, at the White House, praising him as a reliable partner in confronting terrorism.  Elsewhere, four suicide bombers believed to be women struck a Shiite pilgrimage in Baghdad and a Kurdish protest rally in northern Iraq, killing at least 57 people and wounding nearly 300.    
  41. 2009 Tuesday: The Senate Judiciary Committee approved Judge Sonia Sotomayor to be the U.S. Supreme Court’s first Hispanic justice, over nearly solid Republican opposition.  Meanwhile, anti-abortion activist Scott Roeder pleaded NOT GUILTY in Wichita, Kan., to killing late-term abortion provider George Tiller aka “The Baby Killer.”  Roeder later was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison.
  42. 2010 Wednesday: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Governor of California, responds to a fiscal state of emergency by requiring most state employees to take three days of unpaid leave per month.  Elsewhere, as Arizona plans to begin implementing SB 1070 which will allow all law enforcement officers to ask the citizenship status of people they pull over or stop on the street, federal Judge Susan Bolton slaps a stop order on it.  Besides requiring law enforcement to check the status, it also requires illegal aliens to carry identification and to present it to all law enforcement requested.  Damned Obama administration. 
  43. 2011 Thursday: Astronomers identify a Trojan asteroid orbiting on the same path as the Earth around the Sun; it poses no danger to Earth because it sits in a gravitational ‘sweet spot’.  Meanwhile, as the Obama administration continues its fight to get the debt ceiling raised so it can continue its out-of-control spending spree, U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, RINO-OH, puts the kibosh on a vote on the floor to do just that.  He says, ‘maybe tomorrow.’  Democrats are going berserk.
  44. 2012 Saturday: The U-550, a sunken German U-Boat, is discovered off the cost of Massachusetts.  Elsewhere, the Syrian army launches an armored assault against jihadist elements controlling the key town of Aleppo.  Meanwhile, clashes between rival ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia lead to at least 18 deaths and another 12 poor souls injured.
  45. 2013 Sunday: In Mali, voters go to the polls on this date to select new leaders.  Elsewhere, Pope Francis’ historic trip to his home continent of South America ended after a marathon week in Brazil.  Meanwhile, an armed thug stole a $136 million diamond collection from a jewelry show at the Carlton International Hotel in Cannes, France.  
  46. 2014 Monday: In the United States, the Obama administration announces that the Russians through the test-firing of a new type of cruise missile have violated the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty; Vladimir Putin asserts ‘No such thing occurred.’  Meanwhile, Theodore “Dutch” Van Kirk, 93, the last surviving member of the Enola Gay crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, died in Stone Mountain, Ga., on this date.
  47. 2015 Tuesday: According to Brainy History, Barack Obama becomes the first U.S. president to address the African Union, which includes 54 nations as members; the president emphasized the importance of growing economies, reducing corruption, increasing education, gay rights, and instituting democracy.
  48. 2016 Thursday:  News hits the cycle that the cops involved in the death of Freddie Gray, a well-known thug in Baltimore, are not going to face any charges.   Elsewhere, at the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton accepts the nomination of her party for president.  Speakers at tonight’s big fiesta include Governor John Hickenlooper, DS-CO, Governor Tom Wolf, DS-PA, Governor Andrew “I’m a Moron” Cuomo, DS-NY, Governor Mark Dayton, DS-MN, former first daughter and dimwit, Chelsea Clinton, and other notables.  Meanwhile, President Barack Hussein Obama calls on his fellow Democrats to support Hillary Rodham Clinton.
  49. 2017 Friday:  In the U.S. Senate, the GOP attempted to repeal Obamacare via a ‘skinny vote’ yet Sen. John McCain, a Republican, joins the Democrats to vote the measure down, final vote 51-49.  What a POS.  Barack Hussein Obama[ix] beat Sen. McCain like an old drum on Election Day in 2016, belittled him over the years, and yet, the old war horse- hating Donald Trump as much as he does- voted to keep the signature legislation of his political enemy.  Damned flipping RINOS!  Meanwhile, President Trump appoints General John Kelly his new chief-of-staff.[x]  
  50. 2018 Saturday: Having burnt more than 80,000 acres in its path, the out-of-control Carr Fire reaches Redding, California, claiming at least 5 lives, injuring countless others, and destroying numerous properties.  The liberal Democrats screech “GLOBAL WARMING!” yet everyone knows it is poor forest management as stipulated by the Democratic Party as well as their loathness about building dams  and constructing water reclamation projects.
  51. 2019 Sunday: The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, is outed as the first guest editor at the United Kingdom version of Vogue Magazine, the first guest in 103 years.  She would bear partial responsibility with her husband, Prince Harry, for damaging the British Royal Family.  That is what you get when you marry an American skank.
  52. 2020 Tuesday: Much to the delight of their uber-left base, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee overseeing ‘oversight’ on the Dept. of Justice rip U.S. Attorney-General Bill Barr a new one by asking questions and then disallowing the AG to answer them properly.  The amount of political grandstanding was absolutely horrible but then, those are the Democratic-Socialists who are destroying our country.  GOP committee members did their best to even the score but that becomes impossible when there are more, angry, hateful Dems on the committee than Republicans.  Elsewhere, “Pro-China Joe” Biden’s Prevagen must be working because after giving a speech, he even answered some questions, going off-script several times but not quite as much as we are generally used to seeing so either his handlers were putting in answers to pre-asked questions or the former vice president had a brief moment of lucidity.  He promised to make his VP choice known next week.
  53. 2020 Tuesday A: Here are today’s Xi Jinping Bat Flu Statistics for the globe: 16,660,138 confirmed cases, UP by 263,184 cases, 658,813 confirmed deaths, UP by 6,911 deaths, and 9,699,116 confirmed recoveries, UP by 186,555 recoveries.  Here are the numbers for the United States: 4,426,281 confirmed cases, UP by 58,202 new cases, 151,374 confirmed deaths, UP by 1,175 new deaths, and 2,151,219 confirmed recoveries, UP by 841,971 new recoveries.  (The number of recoveries seems somewhat impossible as every day, the listed number of recoveries is extremely low.  Perhaps more states have reported recoveries yet if you look at the breakdown of the states, far fewer have reported so something is going on…).   
  54. 2020 Tuesday B: Next, in the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day employs chef-authors, California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the stats, Golden State first: 466,550 confirmed cases, 8,518 confirmed deaths, but as is the norm, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the stats for the Aloha State: 1,757 confirmed cases, 26 confirmed deaths, and 1,205 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in the Ever-Red, uh, we mean, the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 54,205 confirmed cases, 1,548 confirmed deaths, but like California, the incline-headed governor, Jay Inslee, won’t share the number of confirmed recoveries.  Shame on these flipping Democrats.  Let’s take a look at one more state, the Empire State: 412,878 confirmed number of cases, 25,126 confirmed number of deaths, and like most other Blue States, NO number of confirmed number of recoveries.  Wake up, Governor Andrew “I’m a Moron” Cuomo!  Give us the honest numbers you suck-eyed blowfish, especially of the senior citizens you have killed.  Shame on you.    
  55. 2020 Tuesday C: Here are today’s Stock Market closes: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 26,378.28, DOWN 205.49 points (-0.77%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 10,402.09, DOWN 134.18 points (-1.27%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,218.44, DOWN 20.97 points (-0.65%).  The price of GOLD is $1,948.70 per troy oz., +4.50 (+0.21%) while the price of SILVER is $24.33 per troy ounce, +0.03 (+0.12%).  The price of PLATINUM is $974.50 per troy oz, -11.70 (-1.19%) while the price of COPPER is $2.91 per pound, -0.0055 (-0.19%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $41.05 per barrel, +0.01 (+0.02%).
  56. 2021 Wednesday: Aloha, my friends, let’s find out the news of the day together…

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0540 an 11” x 14” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Red Rock Wash.”  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)

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The next album released by Jethro Tull features a special select performance of the famed “Aqualung” album, “Aqualung Live,” released on September 20, 2005.  The band invited a select group of guests for what would turn out to be a studio performance of this amazing album so it lacks the feedback between the crowd and the band.  Still, the performance shines and will continue shining forever.  Back when “Aqualung” first came out, it redirected the trajectory of the band from a bluesy-English folks act to one of global dominance, so amazing was it.  The band featured Ian Anderson (vocals, flutes, guitars, keyboards), Martin Barre (guitars), Jonathan Noyce (bass- Gary Moore) Doane Perry (drums and percussion), and Andy Giddings (keyboards).  We hope you will search this one out wherever you shop for the absolute best in rock music because you most definitely will enjoy it for years- if not decades- to come.

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[i] We began offering the musi of Pink Floyd beginning on Monday, 20-April-2020 through Sunday, 12-July-2020.  This included not only the band’s music but also that of all five members- Syd Barrett, Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Rick Wright, and Nicky Mason.

[ii] Not sure when exactly we will present the music of Elvin Bishop along with Electric Flag and Buddy Miles.

[iii] We presented another series of interconnected bands which included 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.

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

[v] 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.

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

[vii] We hope to promote the music of both the Band and its members sometime in the next 10-15 years.  The presentation would include the solo catalogs of Robbie Robertson, Rick Danko, Levon Helm, Garth Hudson, and Richard Manuel.

[viii] We began promoting the music of the Grateful Dead- including Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir, Mickey Hart, and Phil Lesh- beginning on Tuesday, 30-August-2011 through Wednesday, 11-January-2012.  Then, we did a second series featuring more albums by this fabled San Francisco band beginning on Friday, 09-August-2013 through Monday, 19-August-2013.  At some point, we will have to do a third series as the music from this band never ends.  Please, seek them out and consider adding them to your collection.

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

[x] We would come to learn later that Gen. John Kelly was a dishonorable man who worked against the Trump agenda instead of working to help his boss.  The man is a disgraceful swamp creature and should spend the rest of his days living in shame.

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KKK. 2021 Saturday: Tensions continue building round Taiwan what with Chairman Xi threatening to invade FREE CHINA, the TRUE CHINA, the ONLY CHINA. Japan is preparing to come to their defense along with whoever is running the show in Washington, D.C. We think Chairman Xi is a lunatic… time to light up the Chi-Coms with neutron bombs.

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184. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, JULY 03, 2021:

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Harlan F. Stone; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Potter Stewart; U.S. Secretary of State James F. Byrnes; U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander; Argent featuring John Verity, the Beach Boys featuring Brian Wilson, the Doors featuring Jim Morrison, Free featuring Andy Fraser, Little Feat featuring Paul Barrere, and the Rolling Stones featuring Brian Jones:

  1. 683 Tuesday: St. Leo II ends his reign as Catholic Pope.
  2. 1608 Thursday: Samuel de Champlain founded the city of Quebec on this date in history.
  3. 1754 Wednesday: During the French-and-Indian War (the Seven-Year War), General George Washington surrenders Ft. Necessity to the French troops.
  4. 1775 Monday: General George Washington took command of the Continental Army at Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  5. 1778 Friday: British forces massacre 360 men, women, and children in Wyoming, Pennsylvania.
  6. 1790 Saturday: In Paris, the marquis of Condorcet proposed granting civil rights to women.  
  7. 1814 Sunday: American forces capture Ft. Erie in Canada.
  8. 1844 Wednesday: Ambassador Caleb Cushing successfully negotiated a commercial treaty with China that opened five Chinese ports to U.S. merchants and protected the rights of U.S. citizens in China.
  9. 1848 Monday: In the Danish West Indies (now the U.S. Virgin Islands), the authorities free the slaves.
  10. 1852 Saturday: Congress establishes the United States’ second mint in San Francisco, California.
  11. 1863 Friday: The three-day Civil War Battle of Gettysburg in Pennsylvania ended in a major victory for the North as Confederate troops failed to breach Union positions during an assault known as “Pickett’s Charge.”
  12. 1871 Monday: Jesse James and his gang rob the bank at Corydon, Iowa, of $45,000.  Elsewhere, the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company introduced the first narrow-gauge locomotive on this date and named it, “Montezuma.”
  13. 1876 Monday: Montenegro declares war on the Ottoman Empire.
  14. 1884 Thursday: Dow Jones & Company publishes its first stock average.
  15. 1890 Thursday: Idaho became the Union’s 43rd state.
  16. 1898 Sunday: The U.S. Navy defeated a Spanish fleet outside Santiago Bay in Cuba, during the Spanish-American War.  American troops occupy deserted Wake Island in the Pacific Ocean.
  17. 1903 Friday: The first cable across the Pacific Ocean was spliced between Honolulu, Midway, Guam, and Manila.
  18. 1913 Thursday: During a 50th anniversary reunion at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, Civil War veterans re-enacted Pickett’s Charge, which ended with embraces and handshakes between the former enemies.
  19. 1915 Saturday: U.S. forces occupy Haiti and remain there until 1934.
  20. 1922 Monday: “Fruit Garden and Home” magazine hit newsstands across America.  The company publishing it later changed its name to “Better Homes and Gardens.”
  21. 1924 Thursday: Clarence Birdseye founded the General Seafood Corp.
  22. 1930 Thursday: Congress created the U.S. Veterans Administration.
  23. 1934 Tuesday: The U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Company (FDIC) made its first payment on this date and it went to a woman named Lydia Losiger.
  24. 1937 Saturday: Del Mar racetrack opened in California.  
  25. 1938 Sunday: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt marked the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg by dedicating the Eternal Light Peace Memorial.
  26. 1940 Wednesday: The British Royal Navy sinks the French fleet at Oran in Algeria, to prevent it from falling into Nazi hands.  Elsewhere, Bud Abbott and Lou Costello debuted on NBC radio.  Meanwhile, in Maryville, Tennessee, future GOP Senator Lamar Alexander is born.  Representing his state, he entered the U.S. Senate on January 03, 2003. 
  27. 1941 Thursday: The 73rd U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Harlan F. Stone moved up to become the 12th U.S. Supreme Court chief justice on this date.  As associate justice, President Calvin Coolidge nominated his fellow Republican to fill the seat of Associate Justice Joseph McKenna.  He assumed his position on the court March 02, 1925 and served until today.  As chief justice, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt nominated Stone to fill the seat of Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes.  In this position, Stone served until April 22, 1946.
  28. 1942 Friday: Adolf Hitler and other officers fly to Field Marshal Von Bock’s headquarters in the Ukraine.  The Fuhrer needs to keep maximum pressure on the Soviets as Case Blau- the 1942 campaign to secure the oilfields in the Caucasus- can proceed at full steam.  The campaign will also include the investiture of Stalingrad on the Volga River as once the Volga supply line is cut, no more oil can flow north to Moscow and Soviet military operations there.
  29. 1944 Monday: During World War II, Soviet forces recaptured the city of Minsk.  The fighting was fierce as the Germans were determined to hold the historic city but eventually, they ran out of supplies and were driven out- the ones not killed or captured, that is.  Elsewhere, the U.S. First Army opened a general offensive to break out of the hedgerow area of Normandy, France.
  30. 1945 Tuesday: The first civilian passenger car built since February 1942 drove off the assembly line at the Ford Motor Company plant in Detroit.  World War II had caused production to be diverted so the company could manufacture the machines of war.  Elsewhere, the 49th U.S. Secretary of State James F. Byrnes assumed his post today.  He served under President Harry S. Truman from today until January 21, 1947.
  31. 1948 Saturday: Future guitarist/vocalist with the Southern rock band, Little Feat[i]—Paul Barrere—is born in Burbank, California, on this date.
  32. 1949 Sunday:  Future guitarist with the British rock band, Argent[ii], John Verity, is born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England on this date.
  33. 1950 Monday: The first carrier strikes of the Korean War took place as the USS Valley Forge and the HMS Triumph sent fighter planes against North Korean targets.
  34. 1952 Thursday: Andy Fraser, the original bassist with the British rock group, Free[iii], is born on this date in Paddington, London, England.
  35. 1954 Saturday: Food rationing ended in Great Britain almost nine years after the end of World War II.
  36. 1962 Tuesday: Jackie Robinson became the first black to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
  37. 1969 Thursday: Brian Jones, 27-year-old lead guitarist of the Rolling Stones[iv] was found dead in the bottom of his swimming pool on his estate in Hartfield, East Sussex, England.  Elsewhere, the biggest explosion in the history of rocketry occurs when the Soviet N-1 rocket explodes and subsequently destroys its launchpad.  
  38. 1970 Friday: 200,000 people attend the Atlanta Pop Festival.  The lineup included some of the all-time great performers of the time including the Allman Brothers Band, Ballin’ Jack, Bloodrock, Cactus, the Chambers Brothers, Grand Funk Railroad, Richie Havens, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, It’s a Beautiful Day, B.B. King, Lee Michaels, Mott the Hoople, Mountain, Poco, Procol Harum, Rare Earth, John Sebastian (of the Lovin’ Spoonful), Spirit, Ten Years After, Johnny Winters, and numerous others.  What a show.
  39. 1971 Saturday: Lead singer of the Doors[v]—Jim Morrison—dies from a drug overdose in Paris, France, on this date.
  40. 1976 Saturday: Israel launches the raid at Entebbe Airport in Uganda to rescue 103 passengers and crew of an Air France flight being held hostage by pro-Palestinian hijackers/terrorists and with the aid of Dictator Idi Amin.  Elsewhere, after a 12-year-lapse, Brian Wilson performs with the Beach Boys[vi].
  41. 1979 Tuesday: President Jimmy Carter signs the first directive for secret aid to the opponents of the pro-Soviet regime in Kabul, Afghanistan.   Meanwhile, Dan White, convicted of voluntary manslaughter in the shooting deaths of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and gay Supervisor Harvey Milk, was sentenced to seven years and eight months in prison.  He ended up doing five years. 
  42. 1981 Friday: The Associated Press ran its first story about two rare illnesses afflicting homosexual men—the medical world later renamed one of the diseases AIDS.  Meanwhile, the 92nd U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Potter Stewart stepped down from the nation’s high court on this date.  A Republican, President Dwight D. Eisenhower nominated his fellow party member to fill the seat of Associate Justice Harold Hitz Burton.  Stewart served from October 14, 1958 until today.
  43. 1986 Thursday: President Ronald Reagan presided over a ceremony in New York Harbor that saw the relighting of the renovated Statue of Liberty.
  44. 1987 Friday: British millionaire Richard Branson and Per Lindstrand became the first hot-air balloon travelers to cross the Atlantic, parachuting into the sea as their craft went down off the Scottish coast.
  45. 1988 Sunday: In the Straits of Hormuz, the USS Vincennes—in error—shoots down an Iranian Airbus 300, killing 290 people.
  46. 1989 Monday: The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) rules that states do NOT have to provide funds for abortions.
  47. 1991 Wednesday: President George H.W. Bush formally inaugurated the Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota.
  48. 1996 Wednesday: Russians flocked to the polls to re-elect Boris Yeltsin president over his Communist (POS) challenger Gennady Zyuganov in a runoff.
  49. 2003 Thursday: The U.S. put a $25 million bounty on Saddam Hussein, and $15 million apiece for each of his two murderous sons.  The $30 million reward for Odai and Qusai Hussein went to a tipster whose information led U.S. troops to their hideout, where the brothers died in a violent gun-battle.
  50. 2009 Friday: In a surprise announcement, Sarah Palin said she would resign as Alaska governor, effective July 26, 2009.
  51. 2011 Sunday: A tourist boat traveling off the coast of Mexico’s Baja California sinks resulting in the disappearance of 23 people.
  52. 2012 Tuesday: After U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton apologizes for a U.S. airstrike that killed 26 Pakistani soldiers and other officials, Pakistan reopens a key NATO supply route into Afghanistan.
  53. 2013 Wednesday: Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi suffers being overthrown by the military after four days of protests across the country demanding his resignation, to which he did not respond.  Morsi, someone the Obama regime promoted, languishes in an Egyptian jail convicted of murdering protesters during the riots.
  54. 2014 Thursday: The Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above 17,000 for the first time.  
  55. 2015 Friday: Aetna—health insurance company giant—announces that it is going to purchase Humana for $37 billion using a combination of cash and stocks.  The combining of the two companies will help them compete against rivals such as Anthem much better.
  56. 2017 Monday: At a speech at the Palace of Versailles, French President Emanuel Macron, socialist-at-heart that he is, proposes drastic radical changes to the government including the reduction of the number of MPs. 
  57. 2018 Tuesday: Both the U.S. Justice and U.S. Education Departments rescind Obama-era affirmative action policies in college admissions. 
  58. 2019 Wednesday: According to ‘new research’ by Verisk Maplecroft, once again, the United States is ‘pure evil’ in that Americans produce the MOST WASTE per head and recycles the least, around 35-percent whereas Germany is the best in that it recycles at or around 68-percent.  What virtue signaling!  You go, Germany, after the trouble you caused the world in the 1930s and the 1940s, it’s good to see you trying to do something right.
  59. 2020 Friday: Today, President Donald J. Trump gave a superb speech in South Dakota at Mount Rushmore.  Native American groups protest it saying it’s ‘their land, they want it back, etc., etc.,’ but we say, ‘enough is enough.’  Meanwhile, the NFL franchise the Washington Redskins say they are open to changing their name to keep up with the times.  May we proffer a suggestion: how about the Washington Black Lives Matter, can you pander any better than that?   In Moscow, President Vladimir Putin laughs at the U.S. Embassy which is flying the RAINBOW flag overhead.  Can we not embarrass ourselves any more than this?  For Christ’s sake!
  60. 2020 Friday A: Here are today’s stats for communist China’s gift to the world, Xi Jinping’s Bat Flu, aka COVID-19, aka the Kung Flu, aka the Chinese Wuhan Virus Crisis, first the planet: 11,037,625 confirmed cases, up 343,337 new cases, 532,898 confirmed deaths, UP 7,688, and 5,834,837 confirmed recoveries, UP 354,443.  Next, here are the numbers for the United States: 2,847,469 confirmed cases, UP 105,628, 131,509 confirmed deaths, UP 1,362, and 864,762 confirmed recoveries, UP 20,539.    
  61. 2020 Friday B: In the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day uses chef-bloggers- California, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, Golden State first: 248,235 confirmed cases, 6,263 confirmed deaths, and once again, Gov. Gavin Newsom shares NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the numbers for the Aloha State: 946 confirmed cases, 18 confirmed deaths, and 736 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the numbers for the Evergreen State (a place we call the “Ever-Red State” because of its communist politics): 34,919 confirmed cases, 1,342 confirmed deaths, and like California, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.
  62. 2020 Friday C: Here are today’s Stock Market numbers: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 25,827.36, UP 92.39 points (0.36%).  Next, here are the numbers for the NASDAQ: 10,207.63, UP 53 points (0.52%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,130.01, UP 14.15 points (0.45%).
  63. 2021 Saturday:  Tensions continue building round Taiwan what with Chairman Xi threatening to invade FREE CHINA, the TRUE CHINA, the ONLY CHINA.  Japan is preparing to come to their defense along with whoever is running the show in Washington, D.C.  We think Chairman Xi is a lunatic… time to light up the Chi-Coms with neutron bombs.  Purify the land, reclaim it, and free Tibet, Hong Kong, Macau, get the Chi-Coms out of Nepal, Central Asia, Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean, get them out…

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On May 24, 1993, Jethro Tull- at the behest of their record label obviously- released yet another official ‘best of package,’ “The Best of Jethro Tull- the Anniversary Collection” which featured 36 tracks spread out from across much of the storied band’s career.   If you have yet to introduce the music of this band to your ears, this is a good way in which one can do it just so long as you buy “25th Anniversary Box Set” at the same time, too.  In that way, you are able to get a good selection of music with which to delight one’s auditory senses.  We hope you will seek it out by visiting whatever site it is you choose for the absolute best in rock music.  Remember this, however, with Amazon.com having become the POS company that it has, try shopping LOCAL

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[i] We celebrated the music of the amazing Little Feat beginning on Tuesday, 11-June-2013 through Monday, 15-July-2013.  One of the great unsung bands of all time, we hope you will seek them out and consider adding them to your music collection.

[ii] 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.

[iii] 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.

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

[v] We promoted the music of the Doors, the famed Los Angeles, California, hard rocking psychedelic band beginning on Saturday, 18-February-2012 through 02-April-2012.  We hope you will seek this legendary band out and consider adding it to your ever-growing collection.

[vi] We look forward to promoting the music of the Beach Boys and the group’s individual members- Brian, Carl, and Dennis Wilson as well as Alan Jardine, Mike Love, Bruce Johnson, and other members- at some point.  It will be a lengthy presentation rivaling if not surpassing the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, the Kinks, the Who, and Genesis.

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109. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, APRIL 19, 2021

SS. 1993 Monday: The 51-day siege at the Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas, ended as fire destroyed the structure after federal agents began smashing their way in; dozens of people, including cult leader David Koresh, lost their lives in the conflagration. This date marked the first time in American history in which the government of the United States used tanks and other military hardware against American citizens and neither President Bill Clinton nor his attorney general, Janet Reno, has had to answer for this monstrous crime.

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109. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, APRIL 19, 2021:

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Patriot’s Day (Maine and Massachusetts)

Vice President Walter F. Mondale; U.S. Attorney General Wayne MacVeagh; he Animals featuring Alan Price, the Association featuring Larry Ramos, the Band featuring Levon Helm, Free and Backstreet Crawler featuring Paul Kossoff, and the Turtles featuring Mark Volman:

  1. 1587 Sunday:  Sir Frances Drake sails into Cadiz, Spain and sinks Spanish fleet.
  2. 1764 Thursday: The English Parliament banned the American colonies from printing paper money.
  3. 1770 Thursday: English Captain James Cook first sees the continent of Australia.
  4. 1775 Wednesday: The American Revolutionary War began with the battles of Lexington and Concord. 
  5. 1782 Friday: John Adams secures the recognition of the United States as an independent government by the Dutch Republic and what is more, the house Adams purchased in The Hague, Netherlands, becomes the first U.S. Embassy.
  6. 1810 Thursday: Venezuela achieves home rule on this date having driven the Spaniards out of their country.
  7. 1833 Friday: In Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, future 36th U.S. Attorney General Wayne MacVeagh is born.   A Republican, then a Democrat, and then a Republican. he served under President Grover Cleveland from March 05, 1881 to December 15, 1881.
  8. 1861 Friday: During the American Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln orders a naval blockade of Confederate ports.
  9. 1865 Wednesday: At the White House, a funeral for President Abraham Lincoln, assassinated five days earlier, took place.  From there, his coffin underwent transportation to the U.S. Capitol for a private memorial service.
  10. 1874 Sunday: Fire destroys the U.S. barracks on Alcatraz Island.
  11. 1897 Monday: John J. McDermott wins the first Boston Marathon race in 2:55:10.
  12. 1901 Friday: In the Philippines, recently captured insurgent leader Emilio Aguinaldo issues a proclamation advising his compatriots to end their rebellion and use peaceful means to work with the U.S. toward independence.
  13. 1904 Tuesday: Fire destroys most of the Canadian city of Toronto.
  14. 1906 Thursday: The San Francisco Earthquake kills 452 people.
  15. 1915 Monday: Armenians around the town of Van are trying to resist the Ottoman Turks as they push to carry out the infamous Armenian Genocide.  The Turks are able to storm the town and liquidate at least 2,500 of the defenders.
  16. 1919 Saturday: The French assembly decides on an eight-hour workday.
  17. 1924 Saturday: The radio program “National Barn Dance” premieres on WLS Chicago.
  18. 1932 Tuesday: Authorities capture Bonnie Parker in a failed hardware store burglary and jails her.  However, a grand jury fails to indict her and within a few months, she walks free from jail.          
  19. 1933 Wednesday: The United States went off the Gold Standard thanks to Democratic President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s desire to capture as much of the gold supply as possible.
  20. 1934 Thursday: Shirley Temple appears in her first movie, “Stand Up & Cheer.”
  21. 1936 Sunday: In Palestine, anti-Jewish riots erupt, courtesy of Nazi sympathizers.
  22. 1939 Wednesday: Connecticut approved the Bill of Rights for the U.S. Constitution after sitting on it for 148 years.
  23. 1940 Friday: During World War II, as the Allies wage a losing battle in Norway with the Nazis, German forces continue building up for the big invasion of France, Belgium, and Luxembourg, slated to occur next month.
  24. 1941 Saturday: During World War II, Axis member Bulgaria invades Macedonia.  Elsewhere, the Luftwaffe carries out a massive bombing of London, damaging numerous buildings and causing chaos in the streets.  Meanwhile, in the East African Theater, South African troops continue their drive north from Addis Ababa on the road to Italian Eritrea where a battle soon ensues.
  25. 1942 Sunday: Future keyboardist and founding member of the British rock band, the Animals[i], Alan Price, was born in Fatfield, Washington, County Durham, England, on this date.  Elsewhere, Larry Ramos, future guitarist/vocalist with the Association[ii] was born in Waimea, Kauai County, Hawaii, on this date.
  26. 1943 Monday: During World War II, tens of thousands of Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto began a valiant but futile battle against Nazi forces.  The Nazi occupiers had no idea that the inhabitants were surreptitiously bringing in guns and ammunition, that they were stockpiling medical supplies, food, water, and that everyone who was capable of fighting would be able to fight.  The Jews knew the consequences of their actions would mean death but so would doing nothing.  The Nazis were hastily loading Jews aboard transport trains for one-way trips to the gas chambers.  And liberal Democrats claim there was NO Holocaust.
  27. 1944 Wednesday: The Imperial Japanese launch three simultaneous operations to crush Chinese resistance.  The war is going poorly for them and they want to speed up operations on Mainland China so as to be able to send troops to protect the home islands.  Meanwhile, the Soviet Black Sea fleet begins bombarding the Nazi-and-Rumanian-occupied fortress city of Sebastopol in the Crimea.  Any Axis troops unable to evacuate to the west by sea are now trapped within their positions.  Elsewhere, other Red Army land operations sputter to an end as they run out of supplies.
  28. 1945 Thursday: The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical “Carousel” opened on Broadway.  Meanwhile, off the shores of Okinawa, the U.S. aircraft carrier Franklin, suffers heavy damage from kamikaze attacks.  Elsewhere, on the Eastern Front, the Red Army has conquered the Seelow Heights on the outskirts of Berlin.  Fighting is fierce as old men and young boys- Hitler Jugend- fight with a passion heretofore unseen by the Red Army.  Losses are terrific but the Soviets have come this far NOT to be deterred.  Berlin must and will fall.
  29. 1947 Saturday: Future vocalist/guitarist with the surf-rock band, the Turtles[iii]—Mark Volman—is born in Los Angeles, California, on this date.  He also played with Frank Zappa in the Mothers.
  30. 1948 Monday: Chiang Kai-shek elected president of Nationalist China[iv].  Elsewhere, ABC-TV network begins operations.
  31. 1951 Thursday: General Douglas MacArthur, relieved of his Far East Command by President Harry S. Truman, bade farewell in an address to Congress in which, he quoted a line from a ballad: “Old soldiers never die; they just fade away.”
  32. 1954 Monday: Fighting at Dien Bien Phu continues as the French continue trying to relieve exhausted troops fighting at the remaining Huguette outposts north of the airfield.   At the same time, other French forces are trying to fight to reestablish communications with Isabelle south of the camp, the second largest outpost in the rings surrounding the main base.  There is a desperate plan cooked up by the French leadership in Hanoi that a relief force will fight to open a passage for the defenders to escape if only the southern expedition can fight through their own battles to get there on time.  Add to that a cold spell and bad weather and getting in reinforcements and supplies is becoming challenging.[v]
  33. 1958 Saturday: The San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers played the first major league baseball game on the West Coast.
  34. 1960 Tuesday: In Major League Baseball, team jerseys begin displaying the names of the players on their backs along with their numbers.
  35. 1965 Monday: The TAMI Show premieres in London.
  36. 1966 Tuesday: Bobbi Gibb, 23, became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon at a time when only men were allowed to participate.  She jumped into the middle of the pack after the sound of the starting pistol and finished in 3:21:40.
  37. 1971 Monday: For his part in the Tate-La Bianca slayings, Charles Manson receives the death sentence.
  38. 1972 Wednesday: Bangladesh becomes a member of the British Commonwealth.
  39. 1976 Monday: Paul Kossoff, noted guitarist of the band Free[vi] and then of his own group, Back Street Crawler[vii], died of drug abuse-related illnesses while traveling to New York City.
  40. 1977 Tuesday: The Supreme Court, in Ingraham v. Wright, ruled 5-4 that even severe spanking of school-aged children by faculty members did not violate the Eighth Amendment ban against cruel and unusual punishment.
  41. 1982 Monday: Astronauts Sally K. Ride and Guion S. Bluford Jr., became the first woman and first African American tapped for U.S. Space Missions.
  42. 1987 Sunday: In the NBA, the Los Angeles Clippers end their season with a devastating 12-70 record.
  43. 1989 Wednesday: A gun turret aboard the USS Iowa explodes resulting in the deaths of 47 sailors and numerous injuries.
  44. 1990 Thursday: Members of the NBA teams the Detroit Pistons and the Philadelphia 76’ers get into a brawl, resulting in more than $162,500 of fines, an NBA record until today.
  45. 1993 Monday: The 51-day siege at the Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas, ended as fire destroyed the structure after federal agents began smashing their way in; dozens of people, including cult leader David Koresh, lost their lives in the conflagration.  This date marked the first time in American history in which the government of the United States used tanks and other military hardware against American citizens and neither President Bill Clinton nor his attorney general, Janet Reno, has had to answer for this monstrous crime.
  46. 1994 Tuesday: Rodney King receives $3,800,000 in compensation of police beating.
  47. 1995  Wednesday: A truck bomb destroyed the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, killing 168 people.  Bomber Timothy McVeigh was later convicted of federal murder charges and executed.
  48. 2004 Monday: Argentine soccer legend, Diego Maradona, is reported to have suffered a major heart attack in Buenos Aires and is in the hospital.
  49. 2005 Tuesday: Pope Benedict XVI, Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, becomes the 265th pope.  Elsewhere, the nomination of John Bolton to become the next ambassador to the United Nations receives a death blow when Senator George Voinovich, R-OH, says in committee that he ‘cannot vote for this man to become the face of the U.S. in such an important body.’  This puts the nomination of Bolton on hold for another 30 days at least so the FBI can investigate claims that he ‘yells at people’ or ‘treats them mean.’  Ai yi-yi!
  50. 2006 Wednesday: White House Press Secretary Scott McClellan announces his resignation from the White House staff.  Many expect that Karl Rove, top adviser to President George W. Bush, will take over in the press room; then again, maybe not.  The Bush administration is fearful of the mid-term elections going against the administration. 
  51. 2007 Thursday: Amnesty International does its job and reports that the Taliban is committing heinous acts on the population of Afghanistan.  It’s who these people are.
  52. 2008 Saturday: Insane Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr threatens a new mass uprising if the U.S. and their Sunni flunkies do not stop going after his people. 
  53. 2009 Sunday: President Barack Hussein Obama, much to the horror of the liberal losers who voted for him the previous November, announces that ALL CIA officers who used enhanced interrogation techniques will NOT- repeat- NOT- be prosecuted.
  54. 2010 Monday: Kyrgyzstan unrest continues as over 1,000 people in Jala-Abad gather in the town’s main square denouncing Otunbayeva’s interim government and chanting pro-Bakiyev slogans.  Elsewhere, election officials in Baghdad order a recount of ballots after numerous complaints were raised about the authenticity of the elections.
  55. 2011 Tuesday: In Cuba, Fidel Castro resigns from the Communist Party’s central committee.  Elsewhere, following reports that prison authorities are stripping Pfc. Bradley Manning and removing his clothes while he remains in his cell have prompted public outrage which leads to the U.S. military transferring him to Leavenworth, Kansas, where he will be housed in the military lockup, away from prying eyes.
  56. 2012 Thursday: Levon Helm, famed multi-instrument musician who played with the Band[viii] for numerous years lost his battle with cancer on this date.   He died in New York City at the age of 71.  
  57. 2013 Friday: Former President of Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf, undergoes arrest and charging for unlawfully detaining judges in 2007.
  58. 2014 Saturday: According to Brainy History, Chinese auto manufacturer FAW Group announces it will commence taking orders for its new Red Flag L5 custom-made auto; the car is like a Ferrari and will cost the purchaser approximately $803,000. 
  59. 2015 Sunday: The European Union agrees to meet following the sinking of a refugee-laden boat in the Mediterranean that claims the lives of 900 or more people.  They hope to create a plan and to fund it that will help them prevent all such disasters. 
  60. 2016 Tuesday: In a Chi-Com court, a computer programmer by the name of Huang Yu, a resident of Sichuan, to death for having leaked more than 150,000 sensitive documents of high value to an unknown foreign power.  He won’t be sitting on death row for 20-30 years before sentence occurs.
  61. 2017 Wednesday: FOX News announces its letting go of long-time news host, Bill O’Reilly, following purported allegations of sexual improprieties.  We learned somewhat later that the accusations were ginned up so the network could boot him in favor of Tucker Carlson.   Elsewhere, Caracas, Venezuela, sees the ‘Mother of All Marches” as hundreds of thousands of people turn out to protest the dictatorship of Nicolas Maduro.  In subsequent events, several people are killed or injured on both sides of the political divide.
  62. 2018 Thursday: Following the stepping down of President Raul Castro, Cuba elects Miguel Dias-Canel the communist island nation’s new president.  Meanwhile, one day after the U.S. Senate votes to allow ‘babies on its floor,’ Senator Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois, brings her newborn babe to the world’s most august body.   Elsewhere, the government of Ukraine is urging Russian ‘separatists’ in the Donbass not to flood a mine where the Soviet Union once stored nuclear weapons.  It could cause a humongous environmental disaster; then again, no one ever said Russians were ‘gifted individuals.’
  63. 2019 Friday: Famed German composer and conductor Martin Böttcher, dies at age 91.  Meanwhile, the U.S. National Institutes of Health announces a $350 million grant for researchers to find ways to cut the number of opioid deaths in the four hardest hit states.  Elsewhere, media reports that former Vice President (and Senator) Joe Biden has decided that next week, he will officially announce he is in the race for the Democratic Party’s 2020 presidential nomination.  Finally, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announces a bill that would raise the minimum age for tobacco products from 18 to 21.
  64. 2020 Sunday: Thanks to Chinese incompetence or by purpose, the COVID-19 continues killing people around the planet.  As of today, there are 2,382,064 confirmed cases of the Kung Flu, 165,636 confirmed deaths, and 611,791 confirmed recoveries which is great.  The United States acknowledges 762,690 confirmed cases, 40,548 confirmed deaths, and 68,119 confirmed recoveries.  Meanwhile, communist China, the place where this debacle originated claims 88,302 confirmed cases what with- get this- 4,632 confirmed deaths and 82,589 confirmed recoveries.  What a bunch of lying scumbags but then, communists always lie.  When this is over will be time enough for those affected by the Wuhan Virus Crisis to begin suing the living bejeezus out of every communist official as well as the labs and the wet markets where this barbarity originated.
  65. 2021 Monday: COVID-19 STATISTICS FOR THE PLANET AS A WHOLE: 141,684,613 confirmed cases, +690,758, 3,024,290  confirmed deaths, +9,715, and 81,018,628 confirmed recoveries, +562,181.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 31,878,296 confirmed cases, UP 10,922 from yesterday’s reporting, 572,701 confirmed deaths, UP 546, and 119,038,619 confirmed recoveries.  Note- we are going to do our own estimates of recoveries based on percentages seeing as how the CDC won’t report them.[ix] 
  66. 2021 Monday A: NOTE: SINCE JOE BIDEN BECAME PRESIDENT ON JANUARY 20, 2021, THERE HAVE BEEN 247,905 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- feeble old Joe, in another two to three weeks, you will have tied the total number witnessed by the Trump administration in nearly a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.    
  67. 2021 Monday B: COVID-19 STATISTICS in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 3,718,223 confirmed cases, 60,994 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,173,138 confirmed cases, 34,471 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 31,715 confirmed cases, 474 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 387,382 confirmed cases, 5,427 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s).  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Mississippi, the home of the New South: they have 309,186 confirmed cases, 7,153 confirmed deaths, but no mention of confirmed recoveries.[x]   Meanwhile, the AMAZING Dr. Tony Fauci says he expects to see the Johnson & Johnson vaccine back in action later this week.  In other Chi-Vi news, we learn today that more than half of our fellow Americans have received at least ONE of their Xi Jinping Bat Flu vaccines.
  68. 2021 Monday C: Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 837,047 confirmed cases, 6,335 confirmed deaths, and 828,488 confirmed recoveries.   Let’s look at one non-country- Dominican Republic, a place where horrible attacks on U.S. tourists seem to occur with shocking regularity: 261,129 cases of the virus, 3,418 confirmed deaths and 218,724 confirmed recoveries.[xi]    
  69. 2021 Monday D:   STOCK MARKET CLOSES/PRECIOUS AND RARE METALS: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,077.63, DOWN 123.04 points (-0.36%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,914.76, DOWN 137.58 points (-0.98%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,163.06, DOWN 22.21 points (-0.53%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $63.59 per barrel, +0.17 (+0.27%).  The price of GOLD is $1,770.80 per troy oz., +0.20 (+0.01%) while the price of SILVER is $25.86 per troy ounce, +0.02 (+0.09%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,211.70 per troy oz, +5.20 (+0.43%) while the price of COPPER is $4.24 per pound, -0.00 (-0.01%).[xii]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,797.85 per troy oz, +20.35 (+0.73%).[xiii] The price of RHODIUM is $29,000.00 per troy oz., +400.00 (+1.40%).[xiv]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000018.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.51 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.83 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.82.     In Hong Kong dollar, one greenback equals 7.77 and in Hungarian Forint, a buck equals 299.57.[xv]   
  70. 2021 Monday E: U.S. NATIONAL DEBT AND GASOLINE PRICES IN THE THREE STATES IN WHICH WE HAVE CHEF-AUTHORS- Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day- in California, gasoline prices have risen to over $3.971 per gallon, $2.822 in Florida, $3.734 in Hawaii, and $3.374 in Washington state.[xvi]    Let’s look at one other location- Kentucky: $2.734.  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,190,082,334,572 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping TRILLIONS.[xvii]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do.
  71. 2021 Monday F: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS I- Governor Ron DeSantis,[xviii] R-FL, signs the most pro-law enforcement bill on the books and also has consequences for violent rioters.  God bless you, sir!  Next, a poll in New York state says that ’54-percent of the voters view Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo, aka the Love Go, aka the Gropin’ Gov, with disdain.  Another poll tried to say the voters would vote for this POS again but no one believes that.  Speaking of the Empire State, a judge rules that the case, N.Y. v. Amazon will remain at the state level and not move up the chain to the federal level.   In other interesting “Killer” Cuomo news, N.Y. Attorney General Leticia James may be ‘reviewing’ the erstwhile governor’s autobiographical ‘novel’ of the great job he did during the Chinese Virus pandemic, the one in which, he consigned tens of thousands of New York’s elderly and ill to their deaths.
  72. 2021 Monday G: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS II- The Texas House of Representatives okays a bill dropping permits to open-carry firearms in the state.  Speaking of the Lone Star State, the former Austin Police Department detective sought in the shooting deaths of three people yesterday has been scooped up in police custody.   Next, President Donald J. Trump advises decrepit Joe Biden NOT to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan on the symbolic date of September 11, 2021, the 20-year-anniversary of the Islamist attack on New York City, on the Pentagon, and on a field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.  Will old drooling Joe Biden listen to the sage advice?  Most likely not. 
  73. 2021 Monday H: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS III- Elsewhere, Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-GA 14th congressional district, is putting forth a bill demanding the expulsion of lunatic Congresswoman Maxine “Prune Face” Waters, DS-CA 43rd congressional district, over her visit to Minnesota over the weekend to encourage VIOLENCE no matter the outcome of the murder trial of Officer Derek Chauvin.  House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi, DS-CA 12th congressional district, is standing by her fellow octogenarian by saying, “She did nothing wrong.”  Both of these imbeciles must be voted out of office or impeached and removed.   In the case of “Prune Face” Waters, she should be doing time prison.  (Dr. Alan Dershowitz says that ‘Maxine Waters singlehandedly may have caused a mistrial due to her careless words.’[xix]   In other news, as the deathwatch of Putin critic Alexei Navalny begins, Joe Biden begins uttering some incoherent words in defense of the imprisoned freedom fighter.
  74. 2021 Monday I: MISCELLANEOUS NEWS IV- Congressman Steve Stivers, R-OH 15th congressional district is resigning his seat to head his state’s Chamber of Commerce.   Next, a Jewish coalition may expel the Zionists of America for them being critical of radical anti-Semite scum such as Congresswomen Rashida “Foul Mouth” Tlaib, DS-MI 13th congressional district, and Ilhan “Allah Akbar” Omar, DS-MN 5th congressional district, by calling them out for their anti-Israel bigotry.  What did ZOA say wrong?   Next, Republican leaders are demanding a meeting with ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris so they can discuss the BORDER CRISIS, the one a word-slurring Joe Biden long claimed it wasn’t but now says it is and do something about it.  “Kooky Kamala” Harris has crisscrossed the country but has gone NOWHERE near the border since coming into office.  Speaking of the BORDER CRISIS, Joe Biden issued new rules to Customs and Border Patrol telling them ‘NO LONGER can they use the words ‘illegal alien’ and ‘assimilation’ when discussing the ILLEGAL ALIEN INVADERS POURING ACROSS THE SOUTHERN BORDER.’  WTF?   Speaking of ILLEGALS, Joe Biden’s handlers pledge that fuddled old Joe is going to raise the numbers of REFUGEES accepted into the country but that his original goal of hundreds of thousands may not occur.   (Interesting note- late this afternoon, the White House began walking back Joe Biden’s mumbled statements about the ‘crisis’ on the southern border.  Maybe they’ll CANCEL JOE?).
  75. 2021 Monday J: INTERESTING HYPOCRISY OF THE DAY-  Facebook is now censoring criticism of Black Lives Matter skank Patrice Cullors who has purchased several million dollars’ worth of real estate using money donated to BLM by dimwits such as FB cofounder Dustin Moskovitz who gave $5 million to the Marxist organization.  We cannot have people calling out LIBERAL HYPOCRISY now can we and so the great social media platform won’t let anyone call them out on it.
  76. 2021 Monday K: CRIME AND PUNISHMENT- After the defense wrapped up its closing arguments in the trial of Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin, the jury now has the case and cities from Minneapolis to Chicago to Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles, California, to Portland, Oregon, are all preparing for out of control riots should he be acquitted on ALL charges.  Judge Peter Cahill says, ‘it will be an easy appeal what with Congresswoman Maxine “Prune Face” Waters urging VIOLENCE on American society NO MATTER WHAT VERDICT THE JURY DELIVERS.  (Note- we have said this and will continue saying it, ‘we think Officer Chauvin is going to get off.  Completely.  The blame will rest on liberal Democrats.  Period.  We think that had not the liberals involved themselves, had not the city of Minneapolis paid George Floyd’s family in the week prior to the start of the trial, they may have gotten a just verdict whereas now- as with George Zimmerman, aka the “White Hispanic,” they won’t get the verdict they seek.  IF they do, Chauvin will beat it on appeal).
  77. 2021 Monday L: NOTABLE DEATH- Former Vice President Walter F. Mondale who served under President Jimmy Carter from January 20, 1977 to January 20, 1981 died today in Minneapolis, Minnesota, at the age of 93.  He also was the Democratic Party’s standard-bearer in 1984 with New York Congresswoman Geraldine Ferraro, D-NY 9th congressional district as his running mate.  They were soundly defeated by President Ronald Reagan.  Bon voyage, Mr. Vice President.   In other notable news, we learn today that Capitol Hill Police Officer Brian Sicknick did not die from having his head ‘stoved in with a fire extinguisher’ as multiple media sources proclaimed for months on end during the FALSE FLAG OPERATION on January 06, 2021 but from a combination of two strokes caused by chemical irritants sprayed in his face by Antifa ‘protesters.’

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The unstoppable rock band from England- UFO- released their next studio effort- “A Conspiracy of Stars”- on February 23, 2015.  Once again, the band featured the quintet of Phil Mogg (vocals), Vinnie Moore (all guitars), Paul Raymond (keyboards), Rob De Luca (bass), and Andy Parker (drums and percussion).  As usual, the band was at top form and fans of the band were in awe of this effort.  Many of the bands that came out of the late 1960s are no longer active but UFO has never gone away nor have their various side projects and endeavors.  We encourage everyone to go out and seek this album out NOW, give it a good listen, and then add it to your collection- you will be glad you did.  Enjoy!

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[i] 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.

[ii] We promoted the music of the Association beginning on Wednesday, 25-September-2013 through Monday, 07-October-2013.  These guys were amazing, we hope you will check them out and consider adding them to your growing collection of albums and CDs.

[iii] We began promoting the music of the famed California surf-rock band, the Turtles, beginning on Tuesday, 03-September-2013 through Friday, 13-September-2013.

[iv] Nationalist China is FREE China, the true owners of mainland China.  Driven off the mainland by the Reds in 1948-49 to the island of Formosa, renamed Taiwan, these people held the seat in the United Nations now held by the communists.  Many believe it is high time we return to a Two-China Policy that would recognize both the Free and the communist governments would benefit the entire world.  Many also believe it is time to boot Red China out of the UN and welcome Taiwan back in, especially since the communists gave the world the COVID-19 Wuhan Virus Crisis.

[v] As usual, our main sources for the heroic Battle of Dien Bien Phu in which several thousand French Union troops fought against tens of thousands of ravenous communist soldiers comes from “The Last Valley” by Martin Windrow, De Capo Press, 2006.

[vi] We presented another series of interconnected bands which included 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.

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

[viii] We are hopeful we will present the music of the Band and of its individual members sometime in 2024-2025.  Great music by a superb band

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

[x] Speaking of the decision to flip the game from Atlanta to Denver, we learned today that unsavory people like Stacey Abrams and the big dimwit, the pro-Chi-Com-loving LeBron James were integral in getting the game moved.  How outrageous.  How evil.  Scumbags.

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

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

[xiii] 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.

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

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

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

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

[xviii] Governor Ron DeSantis also is dumping YouTube in favor of Rumble.

[xix] You know, we suspect she may have done this on purpose so that violence does indeed break out, violence she believes she can use to her benefit.  Wouldn’t it be great if an unruly mob showed up outside her home?

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DAY FIFTY-SIX OF THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION

President James Madison; U.S. Secretary of State Elihu B. Washburne; Alice Cooper featuring Michael Bruce, John & Yoko Lennon, Free featuring Andy Fraser, Heart featuring Ann Wilson, Mohammed Bijeh aka the “Tehran Desert Vampire,” and Van Halen featuring Wolfgang Van Halen:

  1. 597 B.C.: The Babylonian army captures Jerusalem where they replace Jehoiachin with Zedekiah as their king.
  2. 37 Monday: Roman Emperor Tiberius dies; Caligula succeeded him.
  3. 1190 Friday: Prior to leaving for overseas, English Crusaders first massacre the Jews of York, England.
  4. 1322 Monday: The Battle of Boroughbridge takes place in the first war of Scottish independence.
  5. 1521 Wednesday: Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan reached the Philippines where natives killed him the following month.
  6. 1690 Thursday: French King Louis XIV sends troops to aid the Irish in their struggle against the British.
  7. 1751 Tuesday: James Madison, fourth president of the United States, was born in Port Conway, Virginia Colony, British North America.  A future Democratic-Republican, he would serve from 03-04-1809-03-04-1817.  
  8. 1802 Tuesday: President Thomas Jefferson signed a measure authorizing the establishment of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, and the establishment of the Army Corps of Engineers (the second time)
  9. 1827 Friday: The first newspaper published by blacks for blacks commences in New York, the Freedom Journal. 
  10. 1836 Wednesday: The Republic of Texas approved a constitution.  
  11. 1850 Saturday: Nathaniel Hawthorne’s novel, “The Scarlet Letter” was first published.
  12. 1861 Saturday: The Arizona Territory votes to leave the Union and join the Confederacy.
  13. 1869 Tuesday: Hiram R. Revels, the first black to make an official speech in the U.S. Senate, does so on this date.  Meanwhile, the 25th U.S. Secretary of State Elihu B. Washburne left office on this date.  A Whig and then a Republican, he served under President Ulysses S. Grant from 03-05-1869 until today.  He then became minister to France from 03-23-1869 to 09-05-1877.
  14. 1881 Wednesday: The Barnum and Bailey Circus made its official debut.
  15. 1912 Saturday: Future first lady Pat Nixon was born Thelma Catherine Ryan in Ely, Nevada.
  16. 1916 Thursday: The United States and Canada sign a migratory bird treaty.
  17. 1917 Friday: Russian Grand Duke Michael, brother of Czar Nicholas II, declines the throne upon his brother’s abdication.
  18. 1926 Tuesday: Rocket science pioneer Robert H. Goddard successfully tested the first liquid-fueled rocket in Auburn, Massachusetts.
  19. 1933 Thursday: Adolf Hitler appoints Hjalmar Shaft, president of the Bank of Germany.
  20. 1935 Saturday: Adolph Hitler decided to break the military terms set by the Treaty of Versailles by ordering the rearming of Germany.
  21. 1939 Thursday: Adolf Hitler completes the annexation of Czechoslovakia on this date.
  22. 1940 Saturday: During the Battle of Britain, the Luftwaffe attacks the British home fleet base at Scapa Flow.   Great Britain suffers its first casualties on its home soil. 
  23. 1943 Tuesday: In one of the most peculiar stories of World War II, stories regarding the massacre of more than 22,000 Polish military officers captured by the Soviets during the invasion of their country in 1939 begin leaking to the West.  The Katyn Forest Massacre somehow leaks and it causes both the Soviet Union and the Nazis to blame the other for the hideous crime among a litany of hideous crimes committed on the Eastern Front during World War II.  Eventually, forensic experts from both countries would investigate the crime as would the world once the war ended.  The inevitable conclusion for this mass murder falls on the Soviets because when communism befalls a Roman Catholic nation, all military officers, priests, and other intelligentsia require elimination.  The Nazis would be cleared of this crime.[i]
  24. 1944 Thursday: The U.S. XI Army Corps begins arriving at Finschhafen, New Guinea,   Once the jungles of New Guinea are completely liberated, the corps will move on to the Liberation of the Philippines later in the year on October 20, 1944.
  25. 1945 Friday: During World War II, American forces declared that they had secured Iwo Jima, although pockets of Japanese resistance remained.   On the Eastern Front, the Soviets are battling to ‘liberate’ Hungary from the Nazis.  The Nazis and their remaining loyal Hungarian troops continue fighting to stem the tide but the Soviets are now an inexorable force, driving towards Germany.
  26. 1948 Tuesday: Future rhythm guitarist/backup vocalist with the original Alice Cooper[ii] band, 1969-1974—Michael Bruce—is born on this date.
  27. 1954 Tuesday: Future guitarist/vocalist with the rock band, Heart[iii]– Ann Wilson- is born in San Francisco, California, on this date.   Meanwhile in French Indochina, the Battle at Dien Bien Phu continues to rage.  The French command is basically in shock, they had not anticipated that the Viet Minh would do as well as they have.  They have overrun the various Béatrice positions and have compromised Gabrielle.  French aircraft have had problems operating in the overcast valley while their counterbattery fire has been a target for the People’s Army gunners.  There is concern among the French officers both at the base and in Hanoi that unless immediate reinforcements were brought in and the troops recovered their morale, the main camp might be lost.
  28. 1955 Wednesday: President Eisenhower upholds the use of atomic weapons in case of war.  The Soviet Union is as belligerent as ever and folks, President Eisenhower should have already nuked them and kept them in check.
  29. 1959 Monday: The USSR and Iraq sign a treaty of economic cooperation and technical aid.  The Soviets are always meddling in Iran, Iraq, and Afghanistan.  They want a warmwater port.
  30. 1964 Monday: President Lyndon Baines Johnson sent Congress the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 as part of his War on Poverty.  Congress passed the measure and the president signed it into law in August of that same year.  
  31. 1966 Wednesday: NASA launched Gemini 8 on a mission to rendezvous and dock with Agena, a target vehicle in orbit; although the docking was successful, the joined vehicles began spinning wildly out of control, forcing Gemini to disconnect and abort the flight.
  32. 1968 Saturday: During the Vietnam War, the My Lai Massacre of Vietnamese civilians was carried out by U.S. Army troops; estimates of the death toll vary between 347 and 504.  The troops were hunting for Viet Cong guerillas, suffering numerous casualties from booby traps and snipers so by the time they arrived in the two hamlets of Son My village, they went on a murder spree.  Elsewhere, Senator Robert F. “Bobby” Kennedy announced his candidacy for the Democratic presidential nomination on this date.
  33. 1972 Thursday: In a nationally broadcast address, President Richard M. Nixon called for a moratorium on court-ordered school busing to achieve racial desegregation.  Meanwhile, the INS serve John and Yoko Lennon[iv] deportation papers.
  34. 1978 Thursday: The U.S. Senate accepts the Panama Canal Treaty, which will return control of the canal to the Panamanians.
  35. 1984 Friday: In Beirut, Islamic jihadists kidnapped CIA station chief William Buckley.  His Hezbollah captors tortured and eventually murdered him in 1985.  South Africa and Mozambique sign a non-aggression treaty.
  36. 1985 Saturday: Terry Anderson, chief Middle East correspondent for the Associated Press, was abducted in the hellhole of Beirut; his jihadi captors eventually released him in 1991.
  37. 1988 Wednesday: Protestant extremist Michael Stone launched a one-man gun-and-grenade attack on an Irish Republican Army funeral at Milltown Cemetery in Belfast, Northern Ireland, killing three of the mourners.  Meanwhile, federal prosecutors issued indictments for Lt. Colonel Oliver North, Vice Admiral John Poindexter of the National Security Council, and two others for their involvement in the Iran-Contra affair.
  38. 1991 Saturday: Future bassist with the reformed Van Halen[v], 2004-present, Wolfgang Van Halen—is born on this date in Santa Monica, California.  Elsewhere, a plane carrying seven members of country singer Reba McEntire’s band and her tour manager crashed into Otay Mountain in southern California, killing all on board.  Meanwhile, U.S. skaters Kristi Yamaguchi, Tonya Harding, and Nancy Kerrigan swept the World Figure Skating Championships in Munich, Germany.
  39. 1994 Wednesday: Tonya Harding pleaded guilty to conspiracy to hinder prosecution for covering up the attack on her skating rival, Nancy Kerrigan.  She ended up receiving a fine of $100,000 while some of her conspirators went to prison.
  40. 1995 Thursday: The Mississippi House of Representatives formally abolishes slavery and ratifies the 13th Amendment.  Elsewhere, NASA astronaut Norman Thagard became the first American to visit the Russian space station Mir.
  41. 1996 Saturday: In their heavyweight fight, Mike Tyson knocks out Frank Bruno in Round 2.
  42. 2003 Sunday: Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein warned that if Iraq were attacked, it would take the war anywhere in the world “wherever there is sky, land or water.”  President George W. Bush gave the United Nations one more day to find a diplomatic solution to the standoff.     Elsewhere, American activist Rachel Corrie, 23, lost her life when an Israeli bulldozer crushed her as she was trying to block the demolition of a Palestinian home in the Gaza Strip.  No one asked the leftist to be there and it should be clear to all that she was pretty damned stupid to put herself between the home of a terrorist and an Israeli bulldozer.  No sympathy for her.
  43. 2004 Tuesday: as things in the Iraq War continue going from bad to worse, President George W. Bush begs his Coalition allies to stick it out with the U.S.  Democrats in the U.S. are doing everything to transform the war into one of major disaster so they can elect a Democrat in November.
  44. 2005 Wednesday: The Iranians execute a serial killer on this date after giving him 100 lashes.  Mohammed Bijeh, aka the Tehran Desert Vampire, was convicted of being a murderous pedophile.  Between March 2003 and September 2004, this scumbag confessed to raping and murdering at least 16 boys (and two adults) between the ages of 8 and 16.  He claimed that he suffered rape and wanted to exact revenge upon the community.  They hung a noose from a construction crane, put it around his neck, raised him up, and hung him until he was dead.  May Allah have mercy on his soul.
  45. 2006 Thursday: Global law enforcement authorities discover a worldwide child pornography ring after finding information in online chat rooms that leads to the arrests of 13 Americans, 10 Canadians, several Australians and at least 2 Brits.  Lock ‘em up.
  46. 2007 Friday: Islamic jihadists go berserk in Anbar Province launching a chlorine attack (remember: NO weapons of mass destruction in Iraq) killing at least 2 Iraqi police officers and wounding or sickening hundreds more.  That’s the so-called ‘religion of peace’ for you.   Elsewhere, communist China adopts the People’s Republic of China Property Law, a law that covers the creation, ownership, and transfer of property in mainland China. 
  47. 2008 Sunday: With the collapse of Bear Stearns over the housing crisis, the world economy finds itself on shaky footing.  This past Sunday, the Fed enabled JP Morgan to buy Bear Stearns in an effort to prevent the collapse of the nation’s fifth largest investment bank from collapse.  Sadly, it does not seem to have prevented the ongoing implosion.   JP Morgan bought the company, once valued at more than $20 billion for bargain basement prices of $270 million.  What a bargain.  Elsewhere, the Chi-Coms go berserk in Tibet, cracking down on protesters demanding freedom.  Word has it the Chi-Coms murdered at least 80 people in cold blood and scooped up loads of others for their concentration camps.  Basketball shoes anyone?  The Dalai Lama accused the Chin of waging a cultural genocide against his people.  No wonder the Chi-Coms want his hide.
  48. 2009 Monday: Outrage continues to grow over collapsing AIG’s decision to pay out hundreds of millions of dollars in bonuses to its top managers and CEO.  This leads to outrage in the street and a decision by the Obama White House to discover a way to halt this outrage.  It matters not that the executives were promised these bonuses whether the company turned a profit or not.   New York State Attorney Andrew Cuomo announces he is going to subpoena AIG so he can get some answers before his kangaroo court.  Elsewhere, following the bailouts of the big banks by the Obama administration, their thanks is to lessen lending, not increase it.  Wow.
  49. 2010 Tuesday: NO matter what liberal Westerners demand, Israel announces that it’s going to move forward with the construction of new settlements.  Meanwhile, as Palestinians continue protesting in Jerusalem, Israeli authorities crack down on them leaving at least ten or more injured.  Stop fighting with the Israelis, you dumb asses.  Meanwhile, a drone strike ordered by the droner-in-chief, President Barack Hussein Obama, kills 9 people and injures many more in Pakistan.  No one knows if they were terrorists or not.  No wonder the Muslim world hates the United States.
  50. 2011 Wednesday: U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces that she will NOT serve a second term should President Obama win reelection for a second term.   Elsewhere, the CIA continues conducting drone strikes across Afghanistan and Pakistan.  What the hell is going on?
  51. 2012 Friday: In North Korea, the dictatorship announces that to honor the upcoming birthday of founder Kim-IL Sung, the nation will launch a satellite that will supposedly study agricultural croplands and natural resources.
  52. 2013 Saturday: In response to a possible nuclear attack on the U.S. mainland by North Korea, the government announces it will invest $1 billion to put into place ground-based missile interceptors.
  53. 2014 Sunday: In a referendum deemed illegal by both the European Union and the United States, voters in the Crimea vote for secession from the Ukraine and a coupling with Vladimir Putin’s Russia.
  54. 2015 Monday: Andy Fraser, bassist of Free, dies on this date in Temecula, California.  The legendary bassist was 62 years-old.  
  55. 2016 Wednesday: Setting in motion one of the most contentious Supreme Court issues between Republicans and Democrats, President Barack Hussein Obama nominates Merrick Garland to fill the seat of deceased Republican Associate Justice Antonin Scalia.  Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says that the voters will decide in November’s presidential election as to whom should have the honor of nominating the replacement for Scalia.  Of course the Democrats go bat crap crazy.  Eventually with Donald Trump winning the presidency, the 45th president will nominate Neil Gorsuch to fill the vacant seat.
  56. 2017 Thursday: The anti-Trump ‘Resistance Movement’ strikes again what with not one but two federal courts blocking the president’s second travel ban.  Elsewhere, a judge in Maryland issues a temporary restraining order against President Donald J. Trump’s revised Muslim ban.
  57. 2018 Friday: At age 89, Li Ka-Shing- Asia’s second wealthiest person (and Hong Kong resident) announces his retirement from the world of business.  Elsewhere, as the United States continues reaching out to North Korea, South Korea and the U.S. jointly announce that they will scale down annual military drills so as to draw the North into direct talks.
  58. 2019 Saturday: In Mabini, Philippines, a dead beached whale is discovered to have 88 pounds of plastic refuse in his guts, including 40 pounds of plastic bags.  Yikes.  Meanwhile, the Yellow Vests Protests against French President Emanuel Macron enter their fourth month as protesters angry over rising energy prices due to Green Fascism continue to drive the people insane.  Fires erupt, stores and cars are burned, the police take to the streets and fire tear gas at the protesters.  It’s a mess.
  59. 2020 Monday: Thanks to the Wuhan Virus out of Wuhan, China, panic continues gripping the world.  The markets have been in freefall, with a Bear market that began last week continuing.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 20188.52, down 2,997.10 points.  The S & P 500 is down 324.89, closing at 2386.13.  The NASDAQ is down 970.28 and closed at 6904.55.  Total confirmed cases of COVID-19 around the world are 167,457 with 6,471 confirmed dead and 76,851 confirmed recoveries.  Meanwhile, medical researchers continue trying to increase testing kits as well as experimental vaccines to fight this foreign scourge.  In the U.S., there have been 4,017 positive tests for coronavirus what with 35,840 negative tests and another 1,691 pending tests.  The United States is behind in testing but folks, you can test negative one day and positive a day or two later.   
  60. 2021 Tuesday:  Things are moving so fast that it’s difficult to keep up.  After a heavy news day yesterday, we hope the Unseen Hand manipulating Chi-Com Joe Biden takes it a little bit slower today…

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[i] The Soviets would do what communists always do: march their prisoners in and give them lead to the back of the head.  Then, they haphazardly bury the corpses and leave it for others to find.  Russian scumbags.

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[iv] 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.   

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Z. 1942 Thursday A: On the Eastern Front, Field Marshal Erich von Manstein is trying to discover General Paulus’ intentions in Stalingrad as to whether or not his army will make the breakout when the 6th Panzer Division fights it way close enough for them to commence the joint operation. Paulus is not much help so Manstein is preparing to send an intelligence officer to fly through the Soviet AA artillery to the airport at Gumrak to confer with the trapped general. Soviet efforts to reduce the Sixth Army pocket continue.

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U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Joseph Rucker Lamar and John Paul Stevens; U.S. Attorneys General Benjamin Franklin Butler and Charles Bonaparte; U.S. Secretary of State Jeremiah S. Black; U.S. Secretary of War Stephen Benson Elkins; Colosseum featuring Dick-Heckstall-Smith, Curved Air featuring Darryl Way, the Dave Clark Five featuring Dennis Payton, Free and Bad Company featuring Paul Rodgers, the Paul Butterfield Blues Band featuring Paul Butterfield, REM featuring Mike Mills, and Steely Dan featuring Jim Hodder:

  1. 283 Tuesday: St. Gaius begins his reign as Catholic Pope.
  2. 1526 Tuesday: Pope Clemens VII calls for the Inquisition of all who are not right with the Catholic Church.
  3. 1538 Wednesday: Pope Paul III excommunicates England’s King Henry VIII.
  4. 1718 Thursday: England declares war on Spain
  5. 1745 Wednesday: The army of Bonnie Prince Charlie retreats into Scotland followed by British troops.
  6. 1777 Monday: France recognized American independence. 
  7. 1790 Wednesday: The Spanish discover the Aztec’s calendar stone at Mexico City.
  8. 1791 Thursday: A traffic regulation in New York City established the first street to be ‘one way.’   
  9. 1795 Tuesday: In Kinderhook Landing, New York, future 12th U.S. Attorney General Benjamin Franklin Butler is born.  A Democrat, he served under Presidents Andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren from 11-15-1833 to 07-04-1838.
  10. 1798 Saturday: Senator William Blount of Tennessee becomes the first sitting U.S. senator to undergo impeachment proceedings.
  11. 1830 Thursday: South American patriot Simon Bolivar died in Colombia.
  12. 1860 Sunday: The 23rd U.S. Secretary of State Jeremiah S. Black assumed office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under President James Buchanan from 12-17-1860 to 03-05-1861.
  13. 1862 Tuesday: General Ulysses S. Grants issues Order #11 during the Civil War; this expels all Jews from Tennessee, Mississippi, and Kentucky.  The order came about because General Grant wanted to stop the black-market trade in Southern cotton and he suspected that Jews were behind it.
  14. 1865 Saturday: Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 8, the “Unfinished” (because only of its movements were completed) was performed publicly for the first time in Vienna, Austria, 37 years after the composer’s death.
  15. 1891 Wednesday: The 38th U.S. Secretary of War Stephen Benson Elkins assumed his office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President Benjamin Harrison from 12-17-1891 to 03-05-1893.
  16. 1895 Monday: The Anti-Saloon League forms in Washington, D.C.  Elsewhere, George Brownell received a patent for his paper-twine machine.
  17. 1903 Thursday: Wilbur and Orville Wright of Dayton, Ohio, conducted the first successful manned powered-airplane flights near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, using their experimental craft, the Wright Flyer. 
  18. 1906 Monday: The 46th U.S. Attorney General of the United States Charles Bonaparte assumed his office on this date.  A Republican, he served under President Theodore Roosevelt from 12-17-1906 to 03-04-1909.
  19. 1910 Saturday: The 64th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Joseph Rucker Lamar assumed his position on the nation’s high court on this date.  A Democrat, President William Howard Taft nominated Lamar to fill William Henry Moody’s seat.  Lamar served from 12-17-1910 to 01-02-1916. 
  20. 1914 Thursday: Ottoman Turkish authorities expel all Jews from the city of Tel Aviv in Palestine.  Meanwhile, at Limanova, Poland, Austro-Hungarian troops decimate the Russians during World War I.  Finally, Great Britain declared Egypt to be a British protectorate.
  21. 1925 Thursday: Colonel William “Billy” Mitchell suffered conviction at his court-martial in Washington, DC, of insubordination for accusing senior military officials of incompetence and criminal negligence; the judges suspended him from active duty.  Meanwhile, the Soviet Union and Turkey sign a non-aggression pact.
  22. 1938 Saturday: German chemists Otto  Hahn and Fritz Strassmann discovered nuclear fission by splitting the nuclei of uranium into lighter elements.
  23. 1939 Sunday: The crew of the German pocket battleship Admiral Graf Spee scuttled her rather than allowing her to fall into British hands, ending the World War II Battle of the River Plate off Uruguay.
  24. 1941 Wednesday: Axis troops under the command of Afrika Korps General Erwin Rommel begin a retreat from British forces back to the Libyan frontier.  Meanwhile, on the Eastern Front, General Heinz Guderian, having flown to meet with Hitler begs that the Germans be allowed to make strategic withdrawals so as to shorten their lines along defensible positions.  Once a favorite of the Fuhrer, the general is told to ‘hold every square yard of land.  Period.’
  25. 1942 Thursday: Famed American blues guitarist, Paul Butterfield[i], was born in Chicago on this date.  Meanwhile, British Foreign Secretary Anthony Eden makes the first mention of the genocide of the Jews as he speaks before the British House of Commons.   He tells them that ‘Hitler has made good on his threats to annihilate Europe’s Jews.’  This is the first known acknowledgement of what would become known as the Holocaust by any Allied leader.   Elsewhere, Vichy French Admiral Francois Darlan announces that French North African ports and shipping will be at the Allies’ disposal.
  26. 1942 Thursday A: On the Eastern Front, Field Marshal Erich von Manstein is trying to discover General Paulus’ intentions in Stalingrad as to whether or not his army will make the breakout when the 6th Panzer Division fights it way close enough for them to commence the joint operation.  Paulus is not much help so Manstein is preparing to send an intelligence officer to fly through the Soviet AA artillery to the airport at Gumrak to confer with the trapped general.  Soviet efforts to reduce the Sixth Army pocket continue.
  27. 1944 Sunday: The U.S. War Department announced it was ending its policy of excluding Japanese Americans from the West Coast.  Meanwhile, detention camps begin releasing the Nisei population.  Finally, in a storm off the coast of the Philippines, several U.S. destroyers sink in a storm costing 790 lives.
  28. 1947 Wednesday: Future drummer with the American rock band, Steely Dan[ii], 1972-74—Jim Hodder—is born in Bethpage, New York on this date.
  29. 1948 Friday: Future member of British band Curved Air- Darryl Way (violins/keyboards)- is born in Taunton, United Kingdom, on this date.
  30. 1949 Saturday: Future British rock star (Free, Bad Company, the Firm, and others[iii]) Paul Rodgers is born in Middlesbrough, London, UK on this date.
  31. 1951 Monday: The government of the Netherlands forbids members of the Dutch Communist Party to hold civil service jobs.
  32. 1953 Thursday: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) decided to approve RCA’s color television specifications.
  33. 1957 Tuesday: The United States successfully test-fired the Atlas intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time, which would become the vehicle by which; it would defend the nation and put men on the moon.
  34. 1958 Wednesday: Future bassist/vocalist with the Southern rock band, REM[iv], 1980-2006—Mike Mills—is born on this date.
  35. 1961 Sunday: India takes over Goa and two other Portuguese colonies—Davao and Diu–on its mainland.
  36. 1967 Sunday: Australian Prime Minister Harold Holt, 59, disappeared while swimming in the ocean off Cheviot Beach in Victoria state; despite an extensive search, authorities never recovered his body.  John McEwen succeeded him.
  37. 1969 Wednesday: The United States Air Force release “Project Blue Book,” their comprehensive investigation into the UFO mystery, which proclaims ‘there are NO UFOs.’  Elsewhere, when Tiny Tim and Miss Vicki Budinger married on the “Tonight Show: with Johnny Carson, they made television history.
  38. 1973 Monday: When Arab jihadists hijacked a German airliner at the Rome airport, they killed 31 people.
  39. 1975 Wednesday: Former member of the Manson Family and attempted assassin of President Gerald R. Ford, Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme receives a life sentence for the assassination attempt.  Meanwhile, the 101st U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice John Paul Stevens assumed his position on the nation’s high court on this date.  A RINO Republican, President Gerald R. Ford nominated Stevens to fill William O. Douglas’ seat.  He served from today until he retired from the court on 06-29-2010.
  40. 1976 Friday: When WTCG-TV in Atlanta changed its call letters to WTBS and then uplinked via satellite, it became the first commercial TV station to cover the entire United States.
  41. 1978 Sunday: OPEC announced planned increases to 14.5 percent by the end of 1979.
  42. 1979 Monday: Arthur McDuffie, a black insurance executive, suffered fatal injuries after leading police on a chase with his motorcycle in Miami.  Later, four white police officers accused of having beaten Mr. McDuffie later won acquittal at their trial, which sparked race riots throughout the area.
  43. 1986 Wednesday: At Papworth Hospital in Cambridge, England, Mrs. Davina Thompson makes medical history by receiving the first heart, lung, and liver transplant.  Elsewhere, Wayne Newton won a $19.2 million against NBC News.  NBC had aired reports claiming a link between Newton and mob figures; however, Newton was later able to prove the rumors false.  
  44. 1988 Saturday: The USS Tennessee, the first nuclear submarine to carry Trident-2 missiles, receives its commission.
  45. 1989 Sunday: The animated TV series, “The Simpsons” premiered on FOX-TV with its first episode being a Christmas theme.  To this day, the show is still on FOX.
  46. 1991 Tuesday: The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Miami Heat by a record 148-80, by a record 68 points.
  47. 1992 Thursday:  President George H.W. Bush, Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, and Mexican President Carlos Salinas de Gortari signed the North American Free Trade Agreement—aka NAFTA—on this date, one of the most disastrous trade deals in the history of the U.S.  Elsewhere, Israel deported over 400 Palestinians to Lebanese territory in an unprecedented mass expulsion of suspected jihadists.
  48. 1994 Saturday: North Korea shot down a U.S. Army helicopter which had strayed north of the Demilitarized Zone.  The co-pilot, Chief Warrant Officer David Hileman was killed while the pilot, Chief Warrant Officer Bobby Hall, was captured and held for nearly two weeks.
  49. 1996 Tuesday: Peruvian guerrillas took hundreds of people hostage at the Japanese embassy in Lima.  The siege ended on April 22, 1997, when a commando raid stormed the embassy killing all the rebels while two commandos and one hostage died in the fray.
  50. 1998 Thursday: U.S. House Speaker-designate Bob Livingston, admitted to his Republican colleagues that he’d had extramarital affairs.
  51. 2000 Sunday: President-elect George W. Bush named Stanford professor Condoleezza Rice his national security adviser and Alberto Gonzales to the White House counsel’s job, the same day Bush was named Time magazine’s Person of the Year.
  52. 2004 Friday: President George W. Bush signs the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Act of 2004, which organizes all the nation’s intelligence agencies and creates the position of national security director.  Meanwhile, famed saxophonist with the British band, Colosseum[v]– Dick Heckstall-Smith- died on this date at age 70.
  53. 2006 Sunday: In Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom, Dennis Payton, saxophonist with the Dave Clark Five died on this date.[vi]
  54. 2010 Friday: The United Kingdom gives all prisoners serving sentences of less than four years the right to vote.   Meanwhile, in Tunisia, a disgruntled citizen- Mohamed Bouazizi sets himself on fire.  This would be the catalyst to launch the Tunisian Revolution which in turn would fire up the Arab Spring across the Middle East.
  55. 2011 Saturday: At Tahir Square in Cairo, Egypt, on the second day of skirmishes between Egyptian army soldiers and raving lunatic Muslim Brotherhood nuts, at least 10 people die and hundreds more suffer serious injuries.  Meanwhile in North Korea, dictator Kim Jong Il died after more than a decade of iron rule; he was 69, according to official records, but some reports indicated the old son-of-a-bitch was 70 years or older.
  56. 2012 Monday: Outside the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun Mausoleum in Pyongyang, North Korea, citizens observe three minutes of silence in honor of dead leader, Kim Jung-Il.   Meanwhile, the governor of South Carolina selects Congressman Tim Scott, Republican, to replace outgoing Senator Jim DeMint; Scott is the first black senator from the South since 1881.
  57. 2013 Tuesday: Cleveland’s Rock-and-Roll Hall of Fame announces the list of inductees for 2014 are Peter Gabriel[vii], Hall & Oates[viii], Nirvana[ix], KISS[x], and Cat Stevens[xi].   Meanwhile, the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee seeks the release of classified information regarding CIA-sponsored torture of jihadi suspects.  Elsewhere, former NSA contractor Edward Snowden offers help to Brazil in its investigation of NSA spying in its country in exchange for asylum.
  58. 2014 Wednesday: The Obama administration announces it is going to end the embargo on communist Cuba (thanks, Obama).  The announcement appeared after the U.S. swapped three Cuban prisoners for American aid worker Alan Gross and an unnamed American spy.  Elsewhere, the death toll in West Africa has risen to more than 7,000 as Ebola continues claiming lives.  Reports blast the sluggish response by the Chi-Com-controlled World Health Organization.
  59. 2015 Thursday: Enrique Marquez, friend of Sayed Farook and his lovely wife, Tashfeen Malik who carried out the December 2, 2015, mass shooting at the Christmas party being held by their fellow employees at the Inland Regional Center Bernardino is hit with terrorism charges by the FBI for having purchased some of the guns used by the jihadist couple.  Ah, the ‘religion of peace’- Islam.  The murderous couple took the lives of at least 14 and wounded numerous others.  Both died in a shootout with the police.  Meanwhile, we learn that since the jihadist mass murder attacks in Paris, ‘hate crimes’ against Muslim Americans and attacks on mosques have ‘supposedly skyrocketed.’  Stop with the sobbing.
  60. 2016 Saturday: A jihadist bombing on a bus carrying off-duty Turkish troops in Kayseri Province claims the lives of at least 13 and injures another 56 or so.  The government claims the “Kurds did it” when everyone knows ISIS is alive and well in their corrupt country.
  61. 2017 Sunday: Senator-elect Doug Jones, D-AL, says the “Old Alabama” lost to the “New Alabama,” meaning the dimwit believes the state is going to go BLUE.  He would lose his seat in November 2020 to Republican Tommy Tuberville. 
  62. 2018 Monday: A new report arises noting the Russian propaganda efforts to sway media and election on social media are much more intense than previously thought, especially their attempts at swaying the views of African Americans.  Everyone knows the Russians are scum and continue doing this just as other nations do- including the U.S.  It is what it is.   Meanwhile, U.S. Prime Minister Theresa May is facing challenges to her leadership as Brexit continues moving at a snail’s pace.   Elsewhere, CBS News says terminated producer Les Moonves, caught up in #MeToo charges, won’t receive his $120 million payout as he leaves the network.  Sucks to be him…
  63. 2019 Tuesday: The run-up to the impeachment vote of President Donald J. Trump continues as Congressman Jaime Raskin, D-MD, sitting in for House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-NY, and ranking member, Congressman Doug Collins, R-SC, appear before the House Rules Committee to hammer out the terms under which the impeachment trial will occur in the U.S. Senate.  Meanwhile, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, blasts Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY, over his refusal to indulge the Democrat’s desire to call more witnesses noting that the Constitution says nothing about the Senate doing the work of the House.  The Senate serves as the jury in impeachment proceedings and nothing more.  F**k off, Chuck.
  64. 2020 Thursday: The U.S. government confirms the recent hacking of various departments.  Most believe it’s either Russia or communist China, possibly Iran.  Meanwhile, the House GOP urge President Donald J. Trump to veto the $1.4 trillion spending bill soon to come before him for his signature.  Elsewhere, director of national intelligence John Ratcliffe says the report on voter and election fraud will not be ready tomorrow as he once promised.  We will await its debut. 
  65. 2020 Thursday A: U.S. chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Mark A. Milley meets with the Taliban to discuss the ongoing peace talks in Afghanistan.  Next, the Iranian government says they have ‘no doubts’ that Pro-China Joe Biden will not immediately rejoin the JCPOA.  Meanwhile, Vladimir Putin says the U.S. should extend the New Start Arms Control Treaty.  Putin also says he’s up in the air as to whether he will seek another term (yeah, right) in 2024. 
  66. 2020 Thursday B: One American News Network (OAN) reported late yesterday evening on the ties Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY, aka “Cocaine Mitch,” he has to communist China.  His wife, Elaine Chao, is the daughter of a Chi-Com shipping magnate and that the Chi-Coms gave “Cocaine Mitch” $1 million to help in his re-election campaign.  He and his wife apparently are extremely wealthy thanks to cultivation and investment by the Chi-Coms.  Although we have heard these rumors before, we now believe them to be the truth thanks to his pushing aside of President Donald J. Trump from almost after the 2020 Presidential Election.  Shame on you, Senator McConnell, shame on you.
  67. 2020 Thursday C: A recent Emerson poll reports that Senator Kelly Loeffler holds a 3-point lead over far-left, pro-Nation of Islam bigot the ‘Reverend’ Raphael Warnock in their Georgia run-off Senate race while her fellow Senator David Perdue is in a dead heat with pajama boy, Jon Ossoff.   Elsewhere, Google and parent company Alphabet are hit with their third anti-trust lawsuit over their abuse of market power.  Texas and nine other states are going after the corrupt entity and we hope that they end up being broken up along with Facebook and Twitter.   Meanwhile, we hear that following Vice President Mike Pence holds the final confirmation count on January 6 in the U.S. Senate, he will then leave on an overseas trip. 
  68. 2020 Thursday D: Atlantic City is going to auction off the right to implode the former Trump Casino in that city.  Meanwhile, the Chinese Virus pandemic has caused 8 million Americans to fall into poverty over the last six months.  Elsewhere, due to redistricting beginning next year, political observers predict the GOP will recapture the House of Representatives in 2022.  That is, unless the Democrats use their fraudulent vote corruption and theft strategy, which many astute political observers such as we believe will cause the GOP NEVER to win another election ever.  Speaking of Democratic corruption, President Trump says thousands of dead people voted across Nevada in last month’s presidential election.  Might as well have added the illegal aliens, the felons, the incarcerated, the underage, the stupid, the ignorant, and the space aliens, too.
  69. 2020 Thursday E: Astronomers say they have detected radio transmissions from an exoplanet.  So far, astronomers have discovered more than 4,500 exoplanets orbiting other stars but this is the first time they have discovered radio signals- or so they believe- coming from one of these planets.  Astronomers have reported the signals come from the Tau Boötes system, one that contains a binary star and an exoplanet.  They believe the emissions come from the planet itself.  The system if 51 light years from earth with a light year equaling approximately 6 trillion miles.  Quite a ways away, folks.
  70. 2020 Thursday F: President Donald J. Trump withholds $200 million in Medicaid money from California.   HHS Secretary Alex Azar will withhold the money over the state’s demand that insurers provide abortion coverage at taxpayers’ expense. Meanwhile, the John Roberts’ U.S. Supreme Court rejects a Kentucky religious school’s desire to reopen despite the Chi-Vi lockdown.  Elsewhere, Georgia’s Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announces a statewide ballot audit. Next, California Democratic Congressman Eric “Farter-in-Chief” Swalwell keeps his lips zipped over his alleged lengthy ongoing affair with a Chi-Com MSS agent.   Finally, a Homeland Security Department watchdog blasts ICE for putting illegal aliens in solitary confinement and abusing them mentally.  Oh, boohoo, mojados, don’t come.
  71. 2020 Thursday I: Speaking of the Chi-Vi, states say Pfizer vaccine estimates for next week have been slashed.  Elsewhere, the FDA announces a study that may allow for homosexual and bisexual men to give blood donations, something that has never been allowed because of them spreading HIV-AIDS.  Finally, the CDC reports that drug overdose deaths in the U.S. over a 12-month period are the highest ever.  
  72. 2020 Wednesday J: Here are today’s Stock Market closes: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 30,303.37, UP 148.83 points (+0.49%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 12,764.75, UP 106.56 points (+0.84%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,722.48, UP 21.31 points (+0.58%).  The price of GOLD is $1,885.20 per troy oz., -5.20 (-0.28%) while the price of SILVER is $26.02 per troy ounce, -0.166 (-0.63%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,044.30 per troy oz, -5.80 (-0.55%) while the price of COPPER is $3.64 per pound, +0.0405 (+1.12%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,347.50 per troy oz, -0.70 (-0.03%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $48.23 per barrel, -0.13 (-0.27%).  Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.54 Chi-Com yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.82 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.88.
  73. 2020 Wednesday K: Here is tonight’s Thursday Night Football game: (1) Los Angeles Chargers, 30 (5-9) @ Las Vegas Raiders, 27 (8-6) OT.
  74. 2020 Thursday L: Folks, we encourage everyone to remain vigilant to discover what the Chi-Coms, the Russians, the Iranians, the Venezuelans, Cubans, North Koreans, and the lackeys in the U.S., the Democrats are up to today…speaking of these scurrilous skunks, ‘President-elect pro-China Joe’ Biden informs the world that ‘he is not concerned with son Hunter’s increasing legal troubles’ regarding tax fraud, corruption, and dealing with hostile foreign powers.  Lock him up and throw away the key.   Regarding Hunter, President Trump says he has ‘nothing to do’ with any federal prosecution of “Pro-China Joe” Biden’s son.

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Back on the road, the J. Geils Band was rocking and rolling and with a new label bankrolling them, there was no stopping them.  Their original label- Atlantic Records- decided to make a few bucks off the catalogue so on June 05, 1979, it released “Best of J. Geils Band.”  The album is a glorious collection of some of the band’s best tunes, beginning with the iconic “Southside Shuffle” through “Whammer Jammer” (a superb guitar showcase) to “Must a Got Lost” to the live version of “Lookin’ for a Love” from the album, “Full House.”  We hope you will seek out this nine-tune compendium of the crème de la crème of the J. Geils Band and add it to your growing collection of the absolute best in rock music.

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[i] We hope to share the music of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band as well as Al Kooper sometime in the next 10-15 years.  We hope you will remain with us as loyal readers.

[ii] We look forward to doing the music of Steely Dan at some point within the next 10-15 years.  Please stay with us.

[iii] We presented another series of interconnected bands which included 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.

[iv] Not sure when we will begin promoting the music of R.E.M. but look forward to doing so as they are awesome.

[v] We look forward to sharing the music of this influential British band within the next five years.  Colosseum was overlooked when we shared the group of interconnected bands in which, Humble Pie, was a part.  Sorry for the oversight.

[vi] Not sure when we will begin promoting the music of the Dave Clark Five but when we do, we will also present the music of Paul Revere and the Raiders, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, and the Box Tops.  Stick around for the day when we do.

[vii] We promoted the music of Genesis and its members beginning on Tuesday, 02-April-2019 through Sunday, 15-September-2019.  This included not only the parent group but also Peter Gabriel, Steve Hackett, Tony Banks, Mike Rutherford, Mike + the Mechanics, and Phil Collins.  Please, look for them.

[viii] We hope at some point in the next 10-15 years to share the music of Hall and Oates, one of the 1970s biggest rock acts.

[ix] 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.

[x] We look forward to sharing the music of KISS by at least 2035.  We hope you will be with us at that time.

[xi] If we ever arrive at doing the music of Cat Stevens, it will be because we have done everyone else and are beginning to do country and folk music.  Please, stick around to see.

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U. 1942 Saturday: At Soldier’s Summit in the Yukon Territory, the Alaska Highway formally opened for traffic. Meanwhile, as the Luftwaffe is grounded on the Eastern Front around Stalingrad, Red Army troops are working to encircle the German Sixth Army in the city and to annihilate the Fourth Panzer Army. On the flanks, Axis allies are fleeing for their lives and the Germans are unable to stop the frenzy. Germans guarding the critical supply bridges at the town of Kalach are aware of armor approaching their lines but believe it to be German armor pulling out of Stalingrad.

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326. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2020:

Vice President Garret Augustus Hobart; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Joseph McKenna; U.S. Senators Richard “Dick” Durbin and John Kennedy; “Free as a Bird” by the Beatles, Boston featuring Gary Pihl, Crawler featuring John “Rabbit” Bundrick, the Electric Prunes featuring Mark Tulin, John Lennon and Yoko Ono, WAR featuring Leroy “Lonnie” Jordan, and Wings featuring Linda McCartney:

  1. 235 Sunday: St. Anterus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope.
  2. 496 Friday: St. Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope.
  3. 1620 Wednesday: At Cape Cod, Massachusetts, the Pilgrims sign the Mayflower Compact.
  4. 1783 Wednesday: Francois Pilatre de Rosier and Francois Laurent, Marquis D’Arlandes, completed the first successful hot air balloon flight by going aloft for 25 minutes and traveling about 5.5 miles above Paris.
  5. 1789 Thursday: North Carolina became the 12th state to ratify the U.S. Constitution.
  6. 1861 Wednesday: Judah Benjamin, who had been acting Confederate Secretary of War, was formally named to the post.
  7. 1864 Sunday: President Abraham Lincoln signed a letter in which, he expressed his condolences to Lydia Bixby, a widow in Boston whose five sons supposedly died while fighting in the Civil War.  However, only two of Bixby’s sons lost their lives in battle and what’s more, historians are not clear as to whether Lincoln authored the letter.
  8. 1871 Monday: M.F. Galethe patented the cigar lighter.
  9. 1877 Tuesday: Thomas A. Edison announced the invention of the phonograph.
  10. 1899 Monday: The 24th vice-president of the United States, 1897-1899, Republican, Garret Augustus Hobart, died in office on this date.  Theodore Roosevelt would follow him as vice president.
  11. 1906 Wednesday: China prohibits the opium trade, something the European colonial powers use to keep its citizens unable or unwilling to stop them from overrunning their country.
  12. 1918 Thursday: At Galicia, Poland, Polish soldiers organize a pogrom against the Jews living in the area.
  13. 1920 Sunday: The Irish Republican Army killed 12 British intelligence officers and two auxiliary police officers in the Dublin area; British forces responded by raiding a soccer match, killing 14 civilians.  Meanwhile, in Italy, Fascists under the control of Benito Mussolini go on a terror spree, murdering 11 people in Bologna.  
  14. 1922 Tuesday: Rebecca L. Felton of Georgia underwent swearing-in as the first woman to serve in the U.S. Senate.
  15. 1926 Sunday: In Washington, D.C., the 57th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Joseph McKenna, Republican, died.  President William McKinley nominated McKenna to fill the seat of Associate Justice Stephen Field, Democrat.  McKenna served from 01-21-1898 to 01-05-1925.
  16. 1927 Monday: Picketing strikers at the Columbia Mine in northern Colorado were fired on by state police resulting in six miners dead.
  17. 1929 Thursday: Spanish surrealist Salvador Dali held his first art exhibit on this date.
  18. 1931 Saturday: The Universal horror film “Frankenstein,” starring Boris Karloff as the monster and Colin Clive as his creator, was first released.
  19. 1934 Wednesday: The Cole Porter musical “Anything Goes,” starring Ethel Merman as Reno Sweeney, opened on Broadway.  Meanwhile, the New York Yankees purchased the contract of Joe DiMaggio from San Francisco of the Pacific Coast League.
  20. 1938 Monday: Nazi troops cross the border into Czechoslovakia and annex the western part of the nation—the Sudetenland—and declare its citizens to be ‘citizens of the Reich.’   
  21. 1942 Saturday: At Soldier’s Summit in the Yukon Territory, the Alaska Highway formally opened for traffic.  Meanwhile, as the Luftwaffe is grounded on the Eastern Front around Stalingrad, Red Army troops are working to encircle the German Sixth Army in the city and to annihilate the Fourth Panzer Army.  On the flanks, Axis allies are fleeing for their lives and the Germans are unable to stop the frenzy.  Germans guarding the critical supply bridges at the town of Kalach are aware of armor approaching their lines but believe it to be German armor pulling out of Stalingrad.  
  22. 1944 Tuesday: In East St. Louis, Illinois, future Democratic U.S. Senator Dick Durbin is born.  He would enter the U.S. Senate on 01-03-1997 and would become Senate Minority Whip on 01-03-2015. 
  23. 1946 Thursday: President Harry S. Truman becomes the first sitting president to travel in a submerged U.S. Navy submarine.
  24. 1948 Sunday: Future keyboardist/vocalist with the Los Angeles-based funk-rock-soul-jazz band, WAR[i]—Leroy “Lonnie” Jordan”—is born on this date as is future keyboardist with Free, the Who[ii], and Crawler- John “Rabbit” Bundrick who is born in Houston, Texas.  Moreover, future bassist with the psychedelic band, the Electric Prunes- Mark Tulin- is born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on this date.
  25. 1950 Tuesday: Future guitarist/keyboardist/vocalist with the rock band, Boston[iii] 1985-present—Gary Pihl—is born on this date.
  26. 1951 Wednesday: In Centerville, Mississippi, future Republican U.S. Senator John Kennedy is born.  He would enter the world’s greatest deliberative body on January 03, 2017 representing the great state of Louisiana.
  27. 1953 Saturday: The so-called “Piltdown Man,” discovered in an English bog in 1912 is determined to be nothing more than a hoax by scientific authorities.
  28. 1955 Monday: Argentine authorities ask Panama to return former president Juan Peron for trial.
  29. 1963 Thursday: President John F. Kennedy and his wife, Jacqueline, arrived in San Antonio, Texas, which was the start of their ill-fated two-day tour of the Lone Star State culminating with his assassination in Dallas.
  30. 1964 Saturday: The upper level of New York’s Verrazano Narrows Bridge, connecting Brooklyn and Staten Island, finally opened to traffic.
  31. 1967 Tuesday: President Lyndon Baines Johnson signed the Air Quality Act.
  32. 1968 Thursday: John Lennon’s[iv] wife, Yoko Ono, suffers a miscarriage.
  33. 1969 Friday: The Senate voted down the Supreme Court nomination of Clement F. Haynsworth[v], 55-45, the first such rejection since 1930.
  34. 1973 Wednesday: President Richard M. Nixon’s personal attorney, J. Fred Buzhardt reveals the presence of an 18-minute gap in the White House tape that relates to the Watergate Scandal.
  35. 1974 Thursday: Over President Gerald R. Ford’s veto, the U.S. Congress passes the Freedom of Information Act.  Elsewhere, bombs exploded at a pair of pubs in Birmingham, England, killing 21 people and wounding many more.
  36. 1975 Friday: Linda McCartney’s drug charges in the United States are ‘dropped.’
  37. 1979 Wednesday: In Islamabad, Pakistan, an outraged crowd attacks the U.S. Embassy; one person dies in the melee.
  38. 1980 Friday: 87 people died in a fire at MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.  Meanwhile, an estimated 83 million viewers tuned in to find out “who shot J.R.” on the CBS prime time soap opera “Dallas.”  Kristin was the character who fired the gun.  
  39. 1981 Saturday: Boisterous crowds demonstrate in Amsterdam against the United States placing cruise missiles in their country.
  40. 1985 Thursday: U.S. Navy intelligence analyst Jonathan Jay Pollard was arrested, accused of spying for Israel, an ally.  Pollard later pleaded guilty to espionage and was sentenced to life in prison; he was released on parole on November 20, 2015.
  41. 1986 Friday: The Central African Republic adopts a new constitution.
  42. 1989 Tuesday: President George H. W. Bush signs a bill that bans smoking on most domestic flights.  Elsewhere, the proceedings of Britain’s House of Commons went live on television for the first time in British history.
  43. 1990 Wednesday: Junk-bond financier Michael R. Milken, who had pleaded guilty to six felony counts, was sentenced by a federal judge in New York to 10 years in prison.  He then served two and was out.
  44. 1992 Saturday: A three-day tornado outbreak that struck 13 states began in the Houston area before spreading to the Midwest and eastern U.S.; 26 people died.  Meanwhile, Sen. Bob Packwood, R-Ore., issued an apology but refused to discuss allegations that he’d made unwelcome sexual advances toward 10 women over the years.  Faced with threat of expulsion, Packwood ended up resigning from the Senate in 1995.
  45. 1995 Tuesday: The Beatles[vi] release a new double-CD set featuring a song written and performed by John Lennon with the other three Beatles adding their parts for a “NEW” single: “Free as a Bird.”  Meanwhile, Balkan leaders meeting in Dayton, Ohio, initialed a peace plan to end three and a half years of ethnic fighting in Bosnia-Herzegovina. 
  46. 2004 Sunday: The people of the Ukraine reelect president, Viktor Yanukovych; however, after large protests break out, critical of the way the election occurred, authorities trash the results.[vii]
  47. 2010 Sunday: Jimmie Johnson becomes the first ever drive to win five straight NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championships.  Meanwhile, in Iran, crackpot Islamist president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad rejects the nation’s successful family planning program and suggests that Iranian girls marry at age 16.
  48. 2011 Monday: U.S., Canada, and the United Kingdom impose still more sanctions on the Iranian nuclear program, fearful that they are hard at work at achieving a nuclear weapon.
  49. 2014 Friday: After snowstorms blanket the Buffalo, New York, region with seven feet of snow, the weather begins to warm melting snow, causing the possibility of floods.  Thirteen people died during the storms and hundreds suffered stranding throughout the region in airports and on the roadways.
  50. 2015 Saturday:  The jihadist attacks in France were the work of three terrorist teams- so says the government of France- and that it is an ‘ACT OF WAR BY ISIS.”  Law enforcement across the European continent continues rooting out the various jihadi rats and military strikes across Syria take on a new ferocious intensity.  Where is that POS Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.  Crucify the scumbag.
  51. 2016 Monday:  President-elect Donald J. Trump begins announcing people he plans to serve in his administration- Nikki Haley becoming UN ambassador and Dr. Ben Carson his HUD secretary. 
  52. 2017 Tuesday: As the citizens of Zimbabwe continue celebrating, the nation prepares to swear in its new President Emmerson Mnangagwa, their first new president in decades.  Congratulations.  Elsewhere, President Trump speaks up for Alabama Senate candidate Judge Roy Moore, a man being assailed by allegations of sexual improprieties as a youngster.
  53. 2018 Wednesday: As DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen continues receiving incoming flak for having told members of a massive illegal alien caravan trying to cross into the United States from Mexico that the ‘Trump administration would likely reject their claims of asylum.’  Such is being a member of the Trump team, constant ongoing attacks by crazed leftists.   Meanwhile, a federal judge in Mississippi strikes down the state’s new anti-abortion law.  Deep State interference once again.
  54. 2019 Thursday: After two more witnesses appeared before House Intel Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-CA, on the inquiry into impeaching Donald J. Trump, Schiff had to throw his hands up in resignation as once again, disaster befell the cretin.  The first witness, David Holmes (no relation to “Big John”), former counselor for the U.S. embassy in Kiev and the second witness, Dr. Fiona Hill, a Brit, former NSC director for Europe and Russia had nothing to add to the impeachment hopes of the Democrats.  In fact, within minutes, Chef Lilah Paulikovich suggested to @RepAdamSchiff on Twitter that he fall on his sword and take his senile House leader, Nancy Pelosi, down with him.  These hostile losers hate Trump so it’s ironic that their hatred will re-elect President Trump in a massive 2020 landslide.  Meanwhile, UNKNOWN Democratic presidential candidate, Mayor Wayne Messam[viii], of Miramar, Florida, dropped out of the race on this date.  He never appeared in a single Democratic Party debate and no one knew who the flip he was.
  55. 2020 Saturday: We learn that the Chi-Coms now blame Italy for having created the Xi Jinping Bat Flu, which is not surprising seeing as how the communist government in Beijing does not want the world blaming THEM for creating a virus from horseshoe bats and pangolins and then letting it ‘escape’ their Wuhan laboratory and to then infect the world.  The fact that the Italians are ignorant enough to participate in the Chi-Coms’ Belt and Roads Initiative makes them the perfect fall guys for the communists to blame.  Remember- they tried to blame the U.S. military for having snuck into Wuhan, let it loose there, and then to infect the rest of the world.  What a bunch of diabolic scumbags.  Speaking of the Chi-Vi, stocks have tumbled due to the possible return of stentorian COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions. 
  56. 2020 Saturday A: President Donald J. Trump is considering signing an executive order that will stop birthright citizenship for children born to illegal alien mothers on U.S. soil.  Christ, we need a constitutional amendment that lays out precisely what citizenship is because the Democratic Party and their RINO enablers want to give citizenship to the rest of the world.  Meanwhile, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in Qatar today meeting with his counterparts as the Trump administration continues bringing peace to the Middle East.  Elsewhere, President Trump will be participating in the virtual G20 Summit today.  Finally, the CIA is awarding its cloud contract to a consortium of left-wing companies such as Microsoft, IBM, Google, Amazon.com, and others.  What is up with this?
  57. 2020 Saturday B: Speaking of the Chi-Vi, let us present to you 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 hypocritical snowflake Governor Gavin “The Smiler” Newsom:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 57,974,667 confirmed cases, +547,309, 1,378,411, confirmed deaths, +8,644, and 37,073,704 confirmed recoveries, +342,274.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 12,142,989 confirmed cases, UP 156,640 from yesterday’s reporting, 259,283 confirmed deaths, UP 1,410, and 6,204,239 confirmed recoveries, UP 43,454.
  58. 2020 Saturday C: 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: 1,096,354 confirmed cases, 18,644 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 17,029 confirmed cases, 224 confirmed deaths, and no mention of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 147,251 confirmed cases, 2,738 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: Massachusetts- currently, they have 204,155 confirmed cases, 10,488 confirmed deaths, and no mention of confirmed recoveries- we guess it is what it is.  Let’s look at Israel’s stats now that Mo is living there: 328,397 confirmed cases, 2,757 confirmed deaths, and 317,171 confirmed recoveries.
  59. 2020 Saturday D: As more evidence continues coming to light over how the Democratic Party and their Chi-Coms worked to rob President Donald J. Trump of the 2020 Presidential Election continues coming to light, the more we understand WHY the Democrats are so determined to ramrod this through like a Big John Holmes porno movie because they know that if the courts become involved and everything they’ve done comes to light, the more devastating it’s going to be both for this criminal, Marxist party and the Chi-Com leadership.  Imagine the Chi-Coms trying to blame Italy for a disease they manufactured in a biowarfare laboratory in Wuhan, China.  In our view, we should nuke both the Chi-Coms and the Canadians for our northern neighbor’s participation in the plot to remove President Donald J. Trump- Moses Scharbug III.
  60. 2020 Saturday E: ISIS claims responsibility for a mortar attack that dropped 23 shells on a residential neighborhood in Kabul, Afghanistan killing at least 8 people and wounding another 31.  Some of the shells fell near the Iranian Embassy.   U.S. and Taiwan step up economic partnership by signing a five-year cooperation deal that will bring the two countries (we consider Taiwan a country) closer together and will increase trade between the two countries (although the Chi-Coms will not be happy; f**k them).  Finally, Twitter announces that on Inauguration Day, it will hand over accounts associated with the presidency and the White House to the incoming administration.  Accounts such as @POTUS, @FLOTUS, @WhiteHouse, and others will go to the Biden administration IF he truly becomes president.  Twitter also says they will work closely with the Biden administration.  Hmmm, about what?
  61. 2020 Saturday F: Here are the numbers for the Super Lotto Draw #3510 with a jackpot of $8 million at stake: 08, 12, 16, 21, 41, AND Mega 20.  The highest winner was one person who had FIVE numbers but NO Mega for a prize of $29,647.  Next, here are the numbers for the Powerball Draw #796 with a jackpot of $192 million up for grabs- 51, 54, 57, 60, 69, and Powerball 11.  The highest winners were 53 people who had four numbers for a prize of $387 apiece.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0289 a 36” x 48” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “A Gift from God.”  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)

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On September 05, 2006, Foreigner released a two-CD compilation album, “The Definitive Collection.’  In many ways, this is a great album to be sure in that it has songs pulled from the beginning through the end plus some of the solo gems of both Lou Gramm and Mick Jones.  Thus, this is historic look at this explosive band and its components which is why we encourage everyone to seek it out at your favorite site for musical greatness, as long as it’s not Alibaba and the Chi-Coms.  We are leading a boycott against the Chi-Coms, buy your music from American or European vendors, not the nation that sent the Chi-Vi around the globe to trash it.  We thank you.

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[i] 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.

[ii] We promoted the music of the Who and of its individual band members beginning on Monday, 03-August-2015 through Sunday, 29-November-2015.  We hope you will seek out the music of this veteran British band as well as of Pete Townsend, John Entwistle, Keith Moon, and Roger Daltrey.  We know you will enjoy them.

[iii] Not sure as to when we will promote the music of Boston but when we do, you will be the first to know.

[iv] 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. 

[v] U.S. Circuit Court Judge Clement F. Haynsworth served on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.  He was born in Greenville, S.C., on 10-30-1912 and died on 11-22-1989 in the same city.  President Richard M. Nixon nominated him to fill the seat of Associate Justice Abe Fortas but Democrats fought hard to protect the seat of the liberal Fortas forcing the president to nominate someone less conservative than Haynsworth. 

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

[vii] Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the breakaway republics have been beset by corruption because the parent country, the USSR, was incredibly corrupt as almost all communist systems are.  However, for American politicians, the Ukraine has been a place to make a lot of money, just look at Joe and Hunter Biden who gorged at the well for years and which is why Democrats in 2019 are trying to impeach and remove President Donald J. Trump.  It is not about them ‘fighting corruption’ but about keeping their cash cow afloat.  Shame on them.

[viii] Other Democratic candidates who have dropped out at this point are in numerical order: (1) Eric Swalwell; (2) John Hickenlooper; (3) Jay Inslee; (4) Seth Moulton; (5) Kirsten Gillibrand; (6) Bill Di Blasio; (7) Tim Ryan; and (8) Robert Francis “Beto-Bozo” O’Rourke.

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VV. 2015 Monday: In what many believe to have been a set-up event, Texas authorities arrest 14-year-old Ahmed “Clock Boy” Mohamed at his school following his presentation of his so-called ‘science project’ that looked suspiciously like a BOMB. Being a Muslim, one would think he and his family would have done something else rather than present something appearing to be a BOMB. Eventually, he would be released, both President Barack Hussein Obama and Facebook boy wonder Mark Zuckerberg sent supportive tweets. Of course, the punk became the symbol of American intolerance and Islamophobia. Where is he now?

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TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2020:

President William McKinley; Vice President Aaron Burr; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice James Wilson; U.S. Attorney-General William Bradford; U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert A. Lovett; Free and Backstreet Crawler featuring Paul Kossoff, the Strawberry Alarm Clock featuring Ed King, and the Cars:

  1. 81 A.D.: Following the death of his brother Titus- the conqueror of Jerusalem and emperor of all Rome- Domitian assumes the role as the Roman Empire’s next ruler.
  2. 891: Stephen V ends his reign as Catholic Pope.
  3. 1742: The future 4th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice James Wilson is born in Scotland on this date.  President George Washington appointed his fellow Federalist to the new nation’s highest court on this date.  Wilson served from 09-26-1789 to 08-21-1798.
  4. 1755 Friday: In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, British North America, future 2nd U.S. Attorney-General William Bradford is born.  A Federalist, he would serve under President George Washington from 01-27-1794 to 08-23-1795.
  5. 1759 Wednesday: Austrian troops occupy Dresden, Germany.
  6. 1807 Sunday: Aaron Burr acquitted of a misdemeanor charge.
  7. 1812 Sunday: Napoleon Bonaparte occupies the Russian capital of Moscow; fires break out across the city and do not subside until the 19th.  This was part of the ‘scorched earth’ strategy of the Russians to deny the Grand Armee any sustenance and support when the Russian winter sets in…
  8. 1814 Tuesday: Francis Scott Key was inspired to write a poem, “Defense of Fort McHenry,” after witnessing how an American flag flying over the Maryland fort withstood a night of British bombardment during the War of 1812; the poem later became the words to the “Star-Spangled Banner”
  9. 1829 Sunday: The Treaty of Adrianople underwent signing, which ended the war between the Ottoman Empire and Tsarist Russia. 
  10. 1836 Tuesday: The third Vice-President of the United States, 1801-1805, Democratic-Republican Aaron Burr, died on this date.
  11. 1847 Monday: American troops under the command of General Scott enter Mexico City during the Mexican American War.
  12. 1854 Wednesday: British and French armies land in the Crimea as they come to aid the Turks in their battle with the Russians.
  13. 1861 Friday: The first naval engagement of the Civil War took place as the USS Colorado attacked and sank the Confederate private schooner Judah off Pensacola, Florida.
  14. 1862 Saturday: Federal troops manage to breakout from Harper’s Ferry, West Virginia, during the Civil War.
  15. 1866 Thursday: George K. Anderson patented the typewriter ribbon on this date.
  16. 1872 Friday: Great Britain pays the United States $15 million for damages their nation incurred trying to aid the Confederacy during the Civil War.
  17. 1895 Friday: In Huntsville, Texas, future 4th U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert A. Lovett is born.  A Republican, he would serve under President Harry S. Truman from 09-17-1951 to 01-20-1953.
  18. 1899 Friday: In New York City, a gentleman named Henry Bliss became the first automobile fatality in the nation.
  19. 1901 Saturday: President William McKinley died in Buffalo, New York, of gunshot wounds inflicted by an assassin; Vice President Theodore Roosevelt became president.
  20. 1914 Monday: During World War I, German troops withdraw from Aisne and begin construction of trenches.  Meanwhile, actor Clayton Moore, TV’s “Lone Ranger,” was born in Chicago.
  21. 1915 Tuesday: Carl G. Muench received a patent for Insulit, the first sound-absorbing material used in buildings.
  22. 1927 Wednesday: Modern dance pioneer Isadora Duncan died in Nice, France, when her scarf became entangled in a wheel of the sports car in which she was riding.
  23. 1930 Sunday: Nazis gain 107 seats in German election.
  24. 1938 Wednesday: Graf Zeppelin II, world’s largest airship, makes maiden flight.
  25. 1940 Saturday: The U.S. Congress passed the Selective Service Act, the first peace-time draft in the United States.
  26. 1941 Sunday: Vermont passed a resolution enabling its servicemen-and-women to receive wartime bonuses by declaring the U.S. to be in a state of armed conflict, giving rise to headlines that Vermont had “declared war on Germany.”
  27. 1942 Monday: German troops occupy Stalingrad’s train station as they seek to break the city in two; Russian resistance continues unabated claiming growing numbers of casualties on both sides.  In the Pacific, the Battle of Edson’s Ridge on Guadalcanal as Japanese troops launch a major assault against the United States Marines and Army.
  28. 1944 Thursday: The Great Atlantic Hurricane passed close to North Carolina and Virginia before heading up the northeastern U.S. coast; nearly 400 people died most of them at sea.
  29. 1948 Tuesday: In New York, a groundbreaking ceremony took place at the site of the United Nations’ world headquarters.
  30. 1949 Wednesday: Future guitarist with the Strawberry Alarm Clock[i] and Lynyrd Skynyrd[ii], Ed King, was born on this date in Glendale, California.
  31. 1950 Thursday: Future guitarist for the British rock bands Free[iii] and Backstreet Crawler, Paul Kossoff, was born in Hampstead, London, Great Britain, on this date.
  32. 1954 Tuesday: The Soviet Union conducts a nuclear test by exploding a 40-kiloton device.
  33. 1959 Monday: The Soviet Union’s Luna-2 spacecraft is the first vehicle to land on the moon.  This event, of course, terrifies the rest of the world, but Soviet supremacy of space would not last long…
  34. 1960 Wednesday: The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) founded on this date.  The core members were Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Venezuela.  
  35. 1963 Saturday: Mary Ann Fischer of Aberdeen, South Dakota, gave birth to four girls and a boy; the first known surviving quintuplets in the United States.
  36. 1964 Monday: Pope Paul VI opened the third session of the Second Ecumenical Council of the Vatican, also known as “Vatican II.”  (The session closed two months later).  Elsewhere, the submarine adventure series, “Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea” premiered on ABC-TV.
  37. 1975 Sunday: Pope Paul VI declared Mother Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton the first U.S.-born saint.
  38. 1982 Tuesday: Princess Grace of Monaco, formerly actress Grace Kelly, died at age 52 of injuries from a car crash the prior day.  Elsewhere, Lebanon’s president-elect, Bashir Gemayel, was killed by a bomb.
  39. 1984 Friday: The first MTV Video Music Awards were held at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall: The Cars[iv] won Video of the Year for “You Might Think,” but singer Madonna[v] stole the show with a provocative performance of her yet-to-be released single, “Like a Virgin.”
  40. 1988 Wednesday: Hurricane Gilbert slammed into Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula as a Category 5 storm after forcing thousands of residents to flee. 
  41. 1989 Thursday: Madonna[vi] divorced actor Sean Penn after four rocky years of marriage.
  42. 1991 Saturday: The government of South Africa, the African National Congress and the Inkatha Freedom Party signed a national peace pact.
  43. 1994 Wednesday: On the 34th day of a strike by players, Acting Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig announced the 1994 season was over.
  44. 2001 Friday: The FBI released the names of the 19 suspected hijackers that had taken part in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on this date.  Meanwhile, Americans packed churches and clogged public squares on a day of remembrance for the victims of the September 11 Islamist terrorist attacks.  President George W. Bush prayed with his Cabinet and attended services at Washington National Cathedral, then flew to New York, where he waded into the ruins of the World Trade Center and addressed rescue workers in a flag-waving bullhorn-wielding show of resolve in which he promised payback to the jihadist scum.
  45. 2011 Wednesday:  NASA reveals its Space Launch System plan, intended to replace the Space Shuttle program with its first flight scheduled for 2017.  Meanwhile, phony Native American Elizabeth Warren announces she will seek the Massachusetts senatorial seat held by Republican Scott Brown in 2012.
  46. 2012 Friday: Pope Benedict XVI visit Lebanon.  Meanwhile, the Japanese Coast Guard reports six Chinese Marine Surveillance ships sighted near the disputed Senkaku Islands; China claims the ‘two surveillance ship fleets’ are in waters around the islands for purposes of ‘patrols and law enforcement’.  Elsewhere, fury over an anti-Muslim short film (no one knew existed until President Obama pointed out in which ridicule of the ‘prophet’ Mohammad spread across the Muslim world, with deadly clashes near Western embassies in Tunisia and Sudan, an American fast-food restaurant set ablaze in Lebanon, and international peacekeepers attacked in the Sinai.  Thank you, President Obama, for stirring up violence and anti-American protests.
  47. 2014 Sunday: A North Korean court convicts 24-year-old Matthew Miller, one of three Americans currently held in that crazy nation, of unlawful entry into the country for spying and sentenced him to six years of hard labor.
  48. 2015 Monday: In what many believe to have been a set-up event, Texas authorities arrest 14-year-old Ahmed “Clock Boy” Mohamed at his school following his presentation of his so-called ‘science project’ that looked suspiciously like a BOMB.  Being a Muslim, one would think he and his family would have done something else rather than present something appearing to be a BOMB.  Eventually, he would be released, both President Barack Hussein Obama and Facebook boy wonder Mark Zuckerberg sent supportive tweets.  Of course, the punk became the symbol of American intolerance and Islamophobia.  Where is he now?
  49. 2016 Wednesday: Imprisoned soldier Bradley Manning agrees to end his hunger strike when the U.S. military commits to his gender reassignment surgery thus making him Chelsea Manning.  This is the guy who helped WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange leak information on the Iraq War which embarrassed both the United States and current President Barack Hussein Obama.
  50. 2017 Thursday: In Dhi Qar Governorate in southern Iraq, two ISIS-directed terror attacks claim the lives of at least 60 people and wound countless others.  Wow, the religion of peace strikes again!
  51. 2018 Friday: In a statement released by the White House, U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh denied an allegation of sexual misconduct (proven later to be fabricated by Democrats) from when he was in high school, saying, “I did not do this back in high school or at any time.”  He eventually made it through the harrowing process in which the Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee and elsewhere in government slimed him and his family.  Democrats beware.
  52. 2019 Saturday:  Only with the help of Iranian Revolutionary Guard direction and cash, Houthi rebels in Yemen carry out a stunning attack on Saudi Arabia’s Abqaiq Oil Refinery with the use of drones carrying explosives.  The Saudis were caught with their pants down, the attack eliminated half of the country’s oil production and about five percent of the world’s which immediately drives oil prices UP.  Time to whack the Iranians and to eliminate the Houthi scum as a threat.
  53. 2020 Monday: Here are the figures for the carnage in Chicago over the past weekend: 53 people shot and 10 killed.  Next, down in Florida, disgraced gubernatorial candidate, Andrew Gillum, Democrat, caught in a hotel room with a male hooker and a crack pipe announced today that he is ‘bisexual.’  Okie dokie.   Speaking of Florida, Tropical Storm Sally, roiling off the west coast of Florida, is expected to be at hurricane strength when its expected landfall slams into Louisiana, Alabama, and Mississippi.  Speaking of natural disasters, the out-of-control wildfires roaring through three western states have burned millions of acres.  The death toll currently is 24 in California, 10 in Oregon, and a toddler in Washington state.  “Pro-China Joe” Biden at his only campaign stop today in Wilmington, Delaware, blames President Trump for the catastrophe, calling him a ‘climate arsonist’ and noting that the United States faces four different calamities: (1) a crumbling economy; (2) a pandemic; (3) white supremacy/white privilege, and (4) out-of-control climate change for which, President Donald J. Trump bears responsibility for all.  Wow.  Meanwhile, in California, President Trump meets with the state’s leaders in Sacramento to discuss what must be done to help the state overcome the blazing forests.
  54. 2020 Monday A:  In Qatar, peace talks between the United States, the Afghani government, and the murderous Taliban continue.  Elsewhere, Politico reports that the Iranian regime is planning on assassinating U.S. ambassador to South Africa Lana Marks.  Let’s nuke Iran and get it over with, shall we?  Speaking of ambassadors, U.S. ambassador to communist China Terry Branstad announces he will be stepping down.  Branstad, as you all know, is the former governor of Iowa.  On the home front, liberal outrage continues to grow over President Trump’s MASSIVE rallies in Nevada the previous day in which, most were not wearing masks or socially distant from one another.  In response, the president called the gatherings, ‘peaceful protests.’  The Dems have no leg upon which to stand.  Speaking of Trump, national polls continue to show “Pro-China Joe” Biden cleaning Trump’s clock with an ‘insurmountable lead’ of 51-percent to 46-percent.  Elsewhere, Amazon.com announces it will be hiring another 100,000 workers so it can keep up with the demand for goods.  Employees will begin at $15 per hour. 
  55. 2020 Monday B:  Sadly, New York City Mayor Bill Di Blasio says this year’s Thanksgiving Day Macy’s parade will be VIRTUAL.  NASA reports that a sign of life exists in the atmosphere of Venus, the second-most inner planet of the Solar System, phosphine gas which corresponds with microorganisms that can live without oxygen such as at a sewage treatment plant.  It is interesting to note that between 33 to 38 miles above the surface of the inhospitable planet is found a region comparable to temperatures and pressures found on planet Earth.  Fascinating if this is true.  We shall see.  Folks, we believe life exists across the Universe, that places we consider to be inhospitable to human life can host other forms of life.  Elsewhere, Jesse Watters on the Fox News Channel’s “The Five” showed a clip of ghosts captured on the Gettysburg Battlefield in Pennsylvania.  We believe this to be true, too.
  56. 2020 Monday C: Folks, here are the numbers for the Wuhan Waltz, you know, COVID-19 Chinese Bat Flu Virus Crisis, the pandemic they started but blame on the U.S.:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 29,114,477 confirmed cases, +317,055, 925,596, confirmed deaths, +4,654, and 19,693,071 confirmed recoveries, +182,021.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 6,636,820 confirmed cases, up 40,094 from yesterday’s reporting, 197,367 confirmed deaths, UP 511, and 3,580,785 confirmed recoveries, UP 17,217.  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: 765,584 confirmed cases, 14,419 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 10,808 confirmed cases, 99 confirmed deaths, and 3,565 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 83,312 confirmed cases, 2,080 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: Mississippi- currently, they have 90,018 confirmed cases, 2,706 confirmed deaths, but for some unknown reason NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Tate Reeves, what kind of Republican are you?
  57. 2020 Monday D: Here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 27,993.33, UP 327.69 points (+1.18%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,056.65, UP 203.11 points (+1.87%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,383.54, UP 42.57 points (+1.27%).  Price of GOLD: $1,965.10 per troy oz., +1.40 (+0.07%)  Here is the price of SILVER: $27.36 per troy oz., +0.005 (+0.02%).  Price of PLATINUM: $962.20 per troy oz., +3.50 (+0.37%).  Price of PALLADIUM: $2,324.40 per troy oz., -6.40 (-0.27%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $3.06 per #, -0.0035 (-0.11%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $37.26, 0.00 (0.00%).  Today, one-dollar U.S. = 6.81 PRC yuan whereas one U.S. greenback = 0.84 euros.
  58. 2020 Monday E: Tonight’s Monday Night Football lineup features two games: Pittsburgh Steelers at New York Giants and Tennessee Titans at Denver Broncos.  In the opener, it’s the Steelers 26, the New York Giants 16. The nightcap was a slow-moving dull affair: Tennessee Titans 16, Denver Broncos 14. Initial reports regarding ratings is that the opening weekend- not including today- is down anywhere from 18-24 percent.  The maxim is true: “If YOU WOKE, YOU WILL GO BROKE.”  We here at the AICPENDBLOG.COM have all agreed not to watch anymore games until the spoiled crybaby players protest in their OFF-TIME and put their fortunes where their mouths are.  NBA?  F**k them.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0221 a 36” x 48” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Far Horizons.”  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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Electric Light Orchestra released their sixth ‘best of’ compilation, “A Perfect World of Music,” on June 13, 1985.  This one contains 16 classic tunes from earlier in the group’s career plus some alternate releases such as single mixes of some of the classics.  We do hope you will seek this one out and consider adding it to your collection along with yesterday’s “Ole ELO” so you can have the best all in one place.  You’ll love it.

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[i] We began promoting the music of this famed psychedelic band- Strawberry Alarm Clock- beginning on Tuesday, 03-April-2012 through Saturday, 08-April-2012. Please check them out- you will enjoy them.

[ii] We hope to share the music of Lynyrd Skynyrd sometime in the next decade.  At least by 2029 so please stay tuned for further news.

[iii] We promoted the music of Free- among other numerous interconnected bands beginning with the Yardbirds on Wednesday, 02-July-2014 through Sunday, 19-October-2014 and ending with Paul Rodgers, another alum of Free.  The presentation also included the solo efforts of Paul Kossoff.   We definitely hope you will check them all out.

[iv] We are not sure when we will present the music of the Cars but if you are still with us when we celebrate our second decade of activity, you may see them then so please, stay with us.  We thank you.

[v] We will never stoop to doing the music of this worthless slut.  We would do Britney Spears first. 

[vi] See previous footnote.

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AAA. 2016 Tuesday: Donald Trump reassures the American people that if elected, mass deportations of illegal aliens will occur from one end of the country to the other. This is among the main reasons as to WHY the American people would elect him. Build the wall and deport them all. Meanwhile, candidate Trump appeals to black voters across the nation by telling them ‘crime rates are at levels you have never seen.’ Liberal fake news media pundits go berserk, swearing ‘it’s a lie’ when in fact, under Obama, violent crimes in black and brown areas of the country have been skyrocketing, especially before the election. Four years later at this time, it would be even worse as Antifa and Black Lives Matter commies run amok in the streets.

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U.S. Attorneys-General William Bradford and John Macpherson Berrien; Russian President Boris Yeltsin, the Beatles featuring Ringo Starr, Free featuring Paul Kossoff, the Who featuring Keith Moon:

  1. 476: Odoacer becomes king of the Byzantine Empire.
  2. 1754: France’s King Louis XVI was born at Versailles on this date.
  3. 1775: Britain’s King George III proclaimed the American colonies to be in a state of “open and avowed rebellion.”
  4. 1781: In Rocky Hill, N.J., future 10thS. Attorney-General John Macpherson Berrien is born. A Democrat and then a Whig, he served under President Andrew Jackson from 03-09-1829 to 06-22-1831.
  5. 1795: The second U.S. Attorney-General of the United States William Bradford died. A Federalist, he served under President George Washington from 01-27-1794 to 08-23-1795.
  6. 1796: The African Methodist Episcopal Church incorporates on this date.
  7. 1821: Mexico declares independence from Spain.
  8. 1833: Great Britain declares slavery at an end in its colonies; more than 700,000 people receive their freedom.
  9. 1839: Following a brief war, Great Britain takes Hong Kong from the Chinese.
  10. 1858: “Ten Nights in a Bar-room,” a play by Timothy Shay Arthur about the perils of drinking alcohol, opened in New York City, New York.
  11. 1892: John H. Stedman receives ma patent for the printed streetcar transfer on this date.
  12. 1903: At the Sixth Zionist Congress, Theodore Herzl declares a “Jewish state.”
  13. 1904: Hard D. Weed patented the grip-tread tire chain for cars.
  14. 1913: Copenhagen’s Little Mermaid statue, inspired by the Hans Christian Anderson story, was unveiled in the harbor of the Danish capital.
  15. 1914: Japan declared war against Germany in World War I as it bombarded Tsingtao, China, a German colony. Meanwhile, German troops plunder Belgium.
  16. 1915: Russian Czar Nicholas II takes control of the military.
  17. 1917: During a race riot in Houston, Texas, 2 blacks die while 11 whites lose their lives.
  18. 1926: Silent film star Rudolph Valentino died in New York at age 31.
  19. 1927: Amid protests, Italian-born anarchists Nicola Sacco and Bartolommeo Vanzetti went to the gallows in Boston for the murders of two men during a 1920 robbery. On the 50th anniversary of their executions, then-Governor Michael Dukakis issued a proclamation in which, the liberal Democrat politicians said that the two murderers had been unfairly tried and convicted.  What a worthless POS.
  20. 1939: Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union agreed to a non-aggression treaty; the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact in Moscow; however, the Nazis later invaded the USSR in June 1941, which ultimately led to their demise.
  21. 1940: During the Battle of Britain, the Luftwaffe begins nighttime bombing raids over London, England.
  22. 1942: During the opening days of the Battle of Stalingrad, 600 Luftwaffe bombers attack the city, killing 40,000 Russian civilians.
  23. 1944: King Michael of Romania dismissed Prime Minister Ion Antonescu, which paved the way for Romania to abandon the Axis powers in favor of the Allies.
  24. 1946: Keith Moon, the future drummer of the English rock band, the Who[i], was born in Wembley, Middlesex, England on this date.
  25. 1947: Margaret Truman, the daughter of President Harry S. Truman, gave her first public performance as a singer. The event took place at the Hollywood Bowl before an audience of 15,000.
  26. 1952: The security pact of the Arab League went into effect.
  27. 1959: In the Peanuts comic strip, Sally debuted as an infant.
  28. 1960: Broadway librettist Oscar Hammerstein II, 65, died in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.
  29. 1961: East Germany imposes new restrictions on travel between East and West Berlin.
  30. 1962: The first live TV program underwent satellite relay between the United States and Europe via the Telstar satellite.
  31. 1966 Tuesday: Lunar Orbiter I take the first pictures of the Earth from the Moon.
  32. 1968 Friday: Ringo Starr temporarily quits the Beatles[ii] over rising tensions in the group.
  33. 1973: A bank robbery-turned-hostage-taking began in Stockholm, Sweden; the four hostages ended up empathizing with their captors, a psychological condition now known as the “Stockholm Syndrome.”
  34. 1975: After suffering a drug-induced heart attack, his friends revive Free[iii] guitarist, Paul Kossoff, from the dead.
  35. 1979: Soviet dancer Alexander Godunov defected while the Bolshoi Ballet was on tour in New York City.
  36. 1982: Lebanon’s parliament elected Christian militia leader Bashir Gemayel president; however, Islamist assassins took his life less than three weeks later. Elsewhere, umpires threw Gaylord Perry of the Seattle Mariners out of the game for using an illegal spitball.
  37. 1983: The United States announced that it was nearly ready for a test flight of an anti-satellite missile. This caused the Soviet Union much concern.
  38. 1984: The owner of the South Fork Ranch, the home of the fictitious Ewing clan of the CBS-TV show, “Dallas,” sold it. The new owners planned to transform the tourist site into a grand hotel.
  39. 1987: Robert Jarvik and Marilyn Mach von Savant married on this date. People called this event the “Union of Great Minds” since Savant had an IQ of 228 and Jarvik was the inventor of the artificial heart.
  40. 1989 Wednesday: In a case that inflamed racial tensions in New York, thugs shot Yusuf Hawkins, a 16-year-old black youth, dead after he and his friends suffered a confrontation from a group of white youths in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn. A jury convicted gunman Joey Fama of second-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison; he will be eligible for parole in 2022.  Elsewhere, in the bottom of the 22nd Inning of their game, Rick Dempsey of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a home run to beat the Montreal Expos 1-0.
  41. 1990 Thursday: Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein appeared on Iraqi state television with a group of Western detainees to whom he referred as ‘guests.’ He told the group that he was holding them “to prevent the scourge of war.”  The U.S. calls up 46,000 Reservists for duty in the upcoming Gulf War.  Meanwhile, East and West Germany announce they will reunite on October 3.
  42. 1993 Monday: Los Angeles police confirmed that Michael Jackson[iv] was the subject of a criminal investigation.
  43. 1998 Sunday: Yet again, the Russian government dismissed President Boris Yeltsin.
  44. 2003 Saturday: Former priest John Geoghan, the convicted child molester whose prosecution sparked the sex abuse scandal that should the Roman Catholic Church worldwide, died after another inmate assaulted him in a Massachusetts prison.
  45. 2004 Monday: President George W. Bush criticized a commercial accusing Democratic nominee John Kerry of inflating his own Vietnam War record and said broadcast attacks by outside groups had no place in the race for the White House.
  46. 2008 Saturday: Democratic presidential candidate Barack Hussein Obama introduced his choice of running mate, U.S. Sen. Joe Biden, of Delaware, before a raucous crowd outside the Old State Capitol in Springfield, Illinois. We here at the blog believe that Obama chose Biden so as if anyone thought of assassinating Obama should he win the White House in 2008, the nation would be stuck with CHOMO Joe, a horrible president.
  47. 2009 Sunday: Reality TV contestant Ryan Jenkins, suspected of killing his wife, former model Jasmine Flore, was found hanging in a motel in Hope, British Columbia, an apparent suicide.
  48. 2011 Tuesday: For alleged human rights violations during the Syrian uprising, the United Nations Human Rights Commission puts the government of Bashar al-Assad on notice of investigation.
  49. 2012 Thursday: Shimon Perez of Israel, in a letter to the German government regarding the controversy over circumcision in that country says that, “Circumcision is at the core of Jewish identity.” Meanwhile, Lance Armstrong, 7-time winner of the Tour d’ France says that he will not contest the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s charges of doping, charges that will strip him of every win.
  50. 2013 Friday: Real estate developers damage the Libyan ruins at Cyrene, which are a World Heritage Site. Elsewhere, a military jury convicted POS Islamic terrorist Major Nidal Hasan in the deadly 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Texas, that claimed 13 lives; the Army psychiatrist was later sentenced to death.  This scumbag still sits in prison awaiting execution.  Elsewhere, Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, the U.S. soldier who massacred 16 Afghan civilians, was sentenced at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, to life in prison with no chance at parole.  Let him out NOW.
  51. 2014 Saturday: According to Brainy History, India’s central bank states that domestic credit cards must complete extra validation when used` to buy local goods or services; some businesses have avoided the rule by using foreign payment systems, resulting in cash flows out of the country.
  52. 2015 Sunday: According to Brainy History, officials from North Korea and South Korea meet to discuss issues that have led to recent hostile incidents along the border; South Korea is currently conducting military exercises with the United States, which North Korea claims is a threat.
  53. 2016 Tuesday: Donald Trump reassures the American people that if elected, mass deportations of illegal aliens will occur from one end of the country to the other. This is among the main reasons as to WHY the American people would elect him.  Build the wall and deport them all.  Meanwhile, candidate Trump appeals to black voters across the nation by telling them ‘crime rates are at levels you have never seen.’  Liberal fake news media pundits go berserk, swearing ‘it’s a lie’ when in fact, under Obama, violent crimes in black and brown areas of the country have been skyrocketing, especially before the election.  Four years later at this time, it would be even worse as Antifa and Black Lives Matter commies run amok in the streets.
  54. 2017 Wednesday: A Saudi-Coalition airstrike on a hotel in Sanaa, Yemen, kills at least 30 revelers and leaves countless other people injured. Of course, the world is OUTRAGED… Elsewhere, following a series of collisions between U.S. Navy ships and other vessels in Asian waters, the Navy brass terminates Admiral Joseph Aucoin as commander of the U.S. 7th  Many believe that Chi-Com electronic interference and warfare is behind the problems afflicting the American fleet.
  55. 2018 Thursday: Mark David Chapman, the killer of former Beatle John Lennon, was denied parole for the 10th Execute the scumbag.
  56. 2019 Friday: Senator Bernie Sanders unveils his ambitious “Green New Deal” plans for saving the planet from the oncoming ‘climate catastrophe.’ In his case, the medicine would be far worse than the problem but the younger generations go nuts over it.  Meanwhile, indigenous peoples living in the Amazon Rainforest claim the president of Brazil is hastening economic development which means, ‘destruction of the jungle.’   Elsewhere, Syrian government forces encircle the last major ISIS stronghold in Hama.   The U.N. claims the Russian-backed forces have killed at least 500 civilians and displaced more than 400,000 people since April.
  57. 2020 Sunday : The Beijing Bat Flu, aka the Chinese Virus Crisis, the one Comrade Xi Jinping sent to the rest of the world, continues demolishing our planet as it takes names and compiling numbers. Here are the stats for the globe for today: 23,309,597 confirmed cases, UP 188,767 cases, 806,543 confirmed deaths, UP 3,850, and 15,007,062 confirmed recoveries, UP 164,680.  In the United States, here are the stats for today: 5,788,945 confirmed cases, UP 36,163, 179,285 confirmed deaths, UP 593, and 2,942,673 confirmed recoveries, UP 10,647.  The question is, WHEN are the Chi-Coms going to pay the MASSIVE PRICE for the contemptible crimes committed against the rest of the planet?
  58. 2020 Sunday A: In the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day has chef-authors- California, Hawaii, and Washington state- here are the stats, Golden State first: 663,669 confirmed cases, 12,134 confirmed deaths, but as usual, NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries. Next, in the Aloha State, here are the stats: 6,600 confirmed cases, 47 confirmed deaths, and 2,143 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 71,012 confirmed cases, 1,863 confirmed deaths, and like other mostly BLUE locales, NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  For the heck of it, let’s look at Alaska.  Here are their numbers: 5,558 confirmed cases, 32 confirmed deaths, and 1,745 confirmed recoveries.  Let us hope there is light at the end of the tunnel…
  59. 2020 Sunday B: Due to family pressures, President Donald J. Trump’s number one advisor Kellyanne Conway announces she will be leaving the White House at the end of the month. Meanwhile, Kim Yo-Jong, Kim Jong Un’s sister, says her brother is in a coma and that she will be taking charge from here on out.  Finally, after weeks of calm, riots break out in Detroit leading the police to arrest at least 42 people.

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This artwork is #0199 a 24” x 48” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Canyon Del Toro.”  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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FOOTNOTES:

[i] We promoted the music of the Who and of its individual band members beginning on Monday, 03-August-2015 through Sunday, 29-November-2015.  We hope you will seek out the music of this veteran British band as well as of Pete Townsend, John Entwistle, Keith Moon, and Roger Daltrey.  We know you will enjoy them.

[ii] 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.    We hope you will seek them out and consider adding these albums to your collection.  We thank you.

[iii] We presented another series of interconnected bands which included 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.

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

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