258. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2022

Rush Limbaugh foretold of what the Dems have been working hard at accomplishing since his death: nullifying elections in the United States. Well, they’ve forgotten that many of the illegal aliens entering the country lean more towards the right than they do towards the left which is why we are going to CRUSH the Dems in 55 days…

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258. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2022:

First Day of National Hispanic Heritage Month

Rush Limbaugh foretold of what the Dems have been working hard at accomplishing since his death: nullifying elections in the United States.  Well, they’ve forgotten that many of the illegal aliens entering the country lean more towards the right than they do towards the left which is why we are going to CRUSH the Dems in 55 days…

Chef Tiresias Helenus Grinikeodopuloposlus; President (U.S. Secretary of War, and Chief Justice) William Howard Taft; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Benjamin Robbins Curtis and Horace Gray; U.S. Attorney General Richard Olney; Acting U.S. Secretary of the Interior Alexander Theodore Vogelsang; U.S. Secretary of State Richard Olney;  Acting U.S. Secretary of State John Jay; U.S. Treasury Secretary Nicholas F. Brady; U.S. Secretary of  Treasury and of War William H. Crawford; the 13th Floor Elevators featuring Tommy Hall, the Cars featuring Ric Ocasek, Iron Butterfly featuring Lee Dorman, the Jefferson Airplane featuring Signe Toly Anderson, and Pink Floyd featuring Rick Wright:

  1. 608 Thursday: St. Boniface IV begins his reign as the 67th Roman Catholic Pope.  His Holiness would serve from today until May 08, 615.  
  2. 885 Saturday: The reign of the 109th Roman Catholic Pope St. Adrian III ends on this date.  He first became pontiff on May 17, 884, and from that day until this, he guided his global flock on its journey to commune with the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
  3. 1590 Saturday: The reign of the 228th Roman Catholic Pope Urban VII begins on this date.  Sadly, 12 days later- prior to his coronation- Urban VII would die which makes him the shortest-reigning pontiff in the history of the Roman Catholic Church.
  4. 1620 Tuesday: The Mayflower departs from Plymouth, England, with 102 Pilgrims aboard, bound for the New World.
  5. 1644 Thursday: Innocent X- the 236th Roman Catholic Pope- begins his reign on his date.  Over the next 10 years and 114 days, Innocent X would lead his flock on its journey to commune with the Heavenly Father, His Son, and the Holy Ghost, until the Lord would call him home on January 07, 1655.
  6. 1683 Wednesday: Thirteen immigrant families found the township of Germantown, Pennsylvania, on this date.
  7. 1776 Sunday: British forces occupied New York during the American Revolution.
  8. 1789 Tuesday: The U.S. Department of Foreign Affairs was renamed the Department of State.  John Jay became Acting U.S. secretary of State on this date and would serve under President George Washington from today until March 22, 1790.
  9. 1795 Tuesday: Cape Colony, South Africa, surrenders to the British.
  10. 1834 Monday: In Crawford, Georgia, the 9th U.S. Secretary of War William H. Crawford died.  A Democratic-Republican, he served under President James Madison from August 01, 1815, to October 22, 1816, and then became the 7th U.S. Treasury secretary.  In this role, Crawford served under the same president from October 22, 1816, to March 06, 1825.
  11. 1835 Tuesday: In Oxford, Massachusetts, future 34th U.S. Secretary of State Richard Olney is born.  A Democrat, he would serve under President Grover Cleveland / served from June 10, 1895, to March 05, 1897.  Olney would also serve his country as its 40th U.S. attorney general.  A Democrat, he would serve under President Grover Cleveland from March 06, 1893, to June 10, 1895.  
  12. 1853 Wednesday: Reverend Antoinette Brown Blackwell underwent ordination on this date, which made her the first female minister in the United States.
  13. 1857 Tuesday: William Howard Taft—who served as the 27th Republican president of the United States (1909-1913) and as Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court—was born in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Following his presidency, Taft became the 69th overall U.S. Supreme Court justice as well as the 10th chief justice as President Warren G. Harding nominated him to fill the seat of Chief Justice Edward Douglass White.  He served from July 11, 1921, to February 03, 1930. He also served the nation as its 42nd U.S. secretary of war and did so under President Theodore Roosevelt from February 01, 1904, to June 30, 1908. Meanwhile, Timothy Alder earned a patent for the typesetting machine.
  14. 1858 Wednesday:  Under government contract, the first mail service in the United States to the Pacific Coast began on this date.  Coaches from the Butterfield Overland Mail Company took 12 days to make the journey between Tipton, Mo., and San Francisco, Ca.
  15. 1862 Monday: Confederate forces captured Harpers Ferry during the Civil War.
  16. 1874 Tuesday: In Newport, R.I., the 32nd U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Benjamin Robbins Curtis, first a Whig and then a Republican, died on this date.  President Millard Fillmore nominated Curtis to fill the seat of Associate Justice Levi Woodbury.  Curtis served from October 10, 1851, to September 30, 1857.
  17. 1887 Thursday: The city of Philadelphia launched a three-day celebration of the 100th anniversary of the U.S. Constitution.
  18. 1902 Monday: In Nahant, MA, the 47th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Horace Gray died on this date.  President Chester Alan Arthur nominated Gray to fill the seat of Democratic Associate Justice Nathan Clifford.  Gray served from January 09, 1882, to September 15, 1902.
  19. 1909 Wednesday: A New York judge ruled that Ford Motor Co. had infringed on George Seldon’s patent for the ‘road engine.’  Elsewhere, Charles F. Kettering applied for a patent on his ignition system.  His company Delco (Dayton Engineering Laboratories Company) later became a subsidiary of General Motors.
  20. 1910 Thursday: Wilbur Wright makes his first airplane flight.
  21. 1912 Sunday: In Albania, war between Montenegro and Turkey breaks out that would set the stage for the larger conflict—World War I—to follow.
  22. 1914 Tuesday: The Battle of Aisne, France, takes place as German and French troops make contact.  Meanwhile, U.S. Marines march out of Veracruz, Mexico.
  23. 1916 Friday: The British uses tanks in battle for the first time at the Battle of the Somme on the Western Front—the tanks are called “Little Willies” after Kaiser Wilhelm II.
  24. 1917 Saturday: Alexander Kerensky proclaims Russia to be a ‘republic.’   
  25. 1923 Saturday: Governor John Calloway Walton placed Oklahoma under martial law due to terrorist activity committed by the Ku Klux Klan.
  26. 1928 Saturday: Alexander Fleming discovered the antibiotic penicillin in the mold Penicillium notatum.
  27. 1930 Monday: The 26.1st Acting U.S. Interior Secretary Alexander Theodore Vogelsang died at age 69 in the District of Columbia.  A Democrat, he served under President Woodrow Wilson from February 29, 1920, to March 13, 1920.
  28. 1935 Sunday: The Nuremburg Laws deprived German Jews of their citizenship.  Meanwhile, Nazi Germany adopts a new national flag featuring the swastika.
  29. 1938 Thursday: British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain confers with Adolf Hitler at the Berchtesgaden.   
  30. 1940 Sunday: Future AICP-END blogger, Chef Tiresias Helenus Grinikeodopuloposlus, was born in Greece on this date.  Meanwhile, during the Battle of Britain, the tide turned as the Royal Air Force inflicted heavy losses on the German Luftwaffe, namely downing 185 German aircraft.
  31. 1941 Monday: Signe Toly Anderson, the first female vocalist of the San Francisco acid rock band, the Jefferson Airplane[i], was born on this date in Seattle, Washington.
  32. 1942 Tuesday: During World War II, a Japanese submarine torpedoed the aircraft carrier USS Wasp; the U.S. Navy ended up sinking the severely damaged aircraft carrier.  Elsewhere, future bassist with the rock group, Iron Butterfly[ii], Lee Dorman, is born in St. Louis, Missouri, on this date.
  33. 1943 Wednesday: Benito Mussolini, having been recently deposed by partisans, forms a new Fascist government so Italy can continue fighting the war on the side of Germany.  Elsewhere, future electric jug player who gave the psychedelic Texas rock band, the 13th Floor Elevators[iii] its distinctive sound—Tommy Hall—is born in Memphis, Tennessee, on this date.
  34. 1944 Friday: The Red Army ‘liberates’ the Bulgarian capital of Sofia, during World War II.  Although Bulgaria did not participate in the invasion of the Soviet Union, they were still allied with Nazi Germany and their fellow Axis allies, Fascist Italy, Hungary, Romania, and Croatia.
  35. 1949 Thursday: “The Lone Ranger” premiered on ABC-TV starring Clayton Moore as the masked hero and Jay Silverheels as Tonto.
  36. 1950 Friday: During the Korean War, United Nations forces landed at Inchon in the south and began their drive to reclaim Seoul and to drive the North out of the South.
  37. 1953 Tuesday: The National Boxing Association adopted the 10-point scoring system for all its boxing matches.
  38. 1954 Wednesday: As raucous fans looked on, Marilyn Monroe filmed her famous ‘billowing skirt scene’ for the “Seven Year Itch” over a Lexington Avenue subway grate in Manhattan; however, little, if any of the footage was used in the movie.  The scene was later reshot on a Hollywood film set.
  39. 1959 Tuesday: Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev arrived in the U.S. to commence a 13-day visit.
  40. 1961 Friday: The United States began Operation Nougat, a series of underground nuclear explosions in the Nevada Test Site, two weeks after the Soviet Union resumed testing nuclear weapons.
  41. 1963 Sunday: Four black girls lost their lives when a bomb exploded at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama.  Years later, three Ku Klux Klansmen were convicted for their part in the blast.
  42. 1964 Tuesday: The prime-time soap opera, “Peyton Place,” premiered on ABC-TV.
  43. 1967 Friday: At the Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California, heavyweight boxer Jerry Quarry wins his 29th professional bout via a KO of opponent Billy Daniels at the 2:45-minute mark of Round 1 in a scheduled 10-round bout.  This put the “Bellflower Bomber’s” record to 24-1-4.
  44. 1971 Wednesday: Scumbags founded Greenpeace on this date.
  45. 1972 Friday: A federal grand jury in Washington, D.C., indicted seven men for their part in the Watergate Hotel burglary.
  46. 1978 Friday: In his 59th pro fight, Muhammad Ali defeated Leon Spinks to win his third heavyweight boxing title.  Ali scored a unanimous decision in a 15-round fight to win the WBA and The Ring magazine’s heavyweight boxing titles.  His record improved to 56-3 with this win while his opponent Spinks professional record went to 7-1-1.
  47. 1981 Tuesday: The Senate Judiciary Committee voted unanimously to approve the Supreme Court nomination of Sandra Day O’Connor.
  48. 1982 Wednesday: Iran’s former foreign minister, Sadegh Ghotzbadeh was executed after being convicted of plotting against the government.  The first edition of USA Today was published.
  49. 1985 Sunday: Nike began selling its Air Jordan 1 sneaker on this date.
  50. 1987 Tuesday: In Springfield, Missouri, heavyweight former champion “Big George” Foreman scores a 6th Round TKO on opponent, Bobby Crabtree to put his pro-record to 48-2.
  51. 1988 Thursday: The 68th U.S. Treasury Secretary Nicholas F. Brady assumed his office on this date.  A Republican, he served under Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush from September 15, 1988, to January 17, 1993.
  52. 1992 Tuesday: The ex-Nazi, criminal financier George Soros earned his epithet “The Man Who Broke the Bank of England” when his Quantum Fund began dumping large amounts of pound sterling which crashed its value, thus driving the UK into a depression and driving the pound out of Enterprise Risk Management.  Why the global financial community has not put a hit out on this POS is beyond us.
  53. 1994 Thursday: Jihadists in Algeria kidnap and behead 16 people.  Time to wipe this scum out.
  54. 1997 Monday: The creators of the domain name google.com registered it on this date.
  55. 2001 Saturday: President George W. Bush ordered U.S. troops to prepare for war and braced Americans for a long, difficult assault against Muslim jihadists to avenge the September 11 attack.  Meanwhile, beleaguered Afghans began fleeing Kabul, fearing a U.S. military strike against their hated Taliban rulers who were harboring Osama bin Laden.
  56. 2003 Monday: The WUSA soccer league shut down operations five days before the Women’s World Cup, saying it didn’t have enough money to stay in business for a fourth season.
  57. 2008 Monday: In London, England, Rick Wright, the keyboardist of the British rock band, Pink Floyd[iv], died from complications related to lung cancer; he was 65 years old.   Meanwhile, on Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 504.48, or 4.42 percent, to 10,917.51 while oil closed below $100 a barrel for the first time in six months amid upheaval in the financial industry as Lehman brothers Holdings Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection and Merrill Lynch & Co. was sold to Bank of America.
  58. 2009 Tuesday: Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the worst recession since the 1930s was “very likely over,” although he cautioned that pain—especially for nearly 15 million unemployed Americans—would persist.
  59. 2012 Saturday: In Moscow, tens of thousands of Russians protest Vladimir Putin, chanting, “We are the power here” and “Russia without Putin!”
  60. 2013 Sunday: Hundreds of people, black and white, many holding hands, filled the Alabama church that the Ku Klux Klan bombed 50 years earlier to mark the anniversary of the blast that killed four little black girls and became a landmark movement in the struggle for civil rights.
  61. 2014 Monday: The U.N. will remove peacekeepers from the Syrian side of Golan Heights after the recent capture and release of 45 U.N. troops from Fiji by Syrian rebel forces; the U.N. has worked in the area for 40 years to keep peace between Syria and Israel.
  62. 2015 Tuesday: As the European Union Muslim ‘refugee’ and ‘migrant’ crisis continues causing problems for the nations of Eastern Europe, Hungary says, “ENOUGH!” and seals its border with Serbia with rows and rows of concertina razor wire.  This strands loads of Muslims in a country with a negative history towards followers of the Prophet Mohammad.
  63. 2016 Thursday:  The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and other human rights groups launch a new campaign to get President Barack Hussein Obama to grant a pardon to Edward Snowden, the man who along with Bradley, ahem, Chelsea, Manning delivered the goods to Julian Assange on unfavorable actions committed by the U.S. government.  Of course, Barack Obama did not do this.
  64. 2017 Friday: NASA’s Cassini spacecraft disintegrated in the skies above Saturn after a journey of 20 years; it was the only spacecraft ever to orbit Saturn and send back images of the planet, its rings, and its moons.
  65. 2018 Saturday: In his record 20th title defense, Russian boxer Gennady Golovkin (38-1-1 with 34 KOs) finds himself outpointed by Mexican Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) losing the undisputed middleweight title.  This match in Las Vegas was a shock in the betting world as no one thought Golovkin was going to lose.   
  66. 2019 Sunday: Famed member of the East Coast rock band, the Cars[v]– Ric Ocasek (guitars/vocals/keyboards 1976-1988 / 2010-present)- is found dead in his home in New York City on this date; he was 75.  Meanwhile, Hong Kong freedom protesters outside the British Embassy find themselves under fire from the authorities with tear gas and water canyons.  Protests there are growing in momentum as the people continue protesting the Chi-Coms.
  67. 2020 Tuesday: Hurricane Sally is expected to become a Cat 1 storm when it makes landfall later today along the coastlines of Louisiana, Alabama, and Mississippi.  Residents are bracing for the worst and FEMA is on site.  Meanwhile, at the White House, the foreign ministers of Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates are signing the historic peace agreement hammered out by the Trump administration between those Arab nations and Israel.  Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is also there signing the documents along with President Donald J. Trump.  Elsewhere, the Palestinians are crying and screaming that they are ‘being stabbed in the back.  Oh, boohoo.  STFU you worthless scumbags- you’ve had your chances, more than any other country ever, to make peace.  When ALL Arab nations sign onto this deal, you will have a choice: make peace with Israel or become the pariah of the world, forever shunned, dismissed, and driven away.   
  68. 2020 Tuesday A: As wildfires rage out of control along the West Coast, at least 36 people in California alone are dead because of the conflagrations.  All of this is easily preventable if only proper forest management would move to the fore once again.  IF (and this is a big IF) the environmentalists and their Democratic Party stooges GENUINELY loved wildlife, particularly endangered species, would it not make more sense to protect their habitats by proper management coupled with an emphasis on protecting the flora and the fauna?  It is all so unnecessary the level of destruction occurring in our forests that we hope in 2022, the people of California, Oregon, and elsewhere where dimwits rule remember everything these people have done and vote them out en mass!  Enough is enough!
  69. 2020 Tuesday B: During a speech, Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris lets it slip that if she and “Pro-China Joe” Biden are elected, it will be a “Harris administration.”  Folks, everyone knows this so don’t act shocked.  Meanwhile, in Los Angeles, California, the county doubles the reward for information leading to the POS shooter who attacked two L.A. Sheriff’s deputies as they sat in their patrol car in Compton, California, from $100,000 to $200,000 and the sheriff encourages race-baiter Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James to put up the same amount; in effect, telling him to put his money where his mouth is.  So far, we’ve heard nothing from “King James” nor did we believe we would.  He’s a punk.  Finally, the city of Louisville, Kentucky, settles on $12 million to the family of Breonna Taylor.  She is the woman who died in a crossfire of lead when police officers stormed into her and her boyfriend’s apartment with a NO-KNOCK WARRANT and then when the boyfriend opened up, she died in a fusillade of lead.   
  70. 2020 Tuesday C: Following the signing of the peace accord at the White House earlier in the day, Palestinians begin firing rockets into neighboring Israel, wounding some citizens as they went about their daily lives.  The Palestinians are a bunch of sniveling pigs.  Stop!  Elsewhere, in Iraq, rockets begin landing near the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad.  This clearly is the work of the bottom-feeder Iranian Revolutionary Guard.  We would hope the Trump administration sinks both their navy and takes out the oil refineries leaving them even more Third World than they now are.  What is clear is that the new peace process in the Middle East is one that has a greater chance of succeeding and sources inform us that Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, possibly Yemen, Algeria, and perhaps Qatar might join in the process.  Elsewhere, in response to the potential Iranian threat to attack a U.S. ambassador, President Trump warns the mullahs that they will pay a price ONE-THOUSAND TIMES WORSE than anything they might do.  Could we see Tehran go up in a mushroom cloud?
  71. 2020 Tuesday D: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 29,386,463 confirmed cases, UP by 271,986 cases, 930,589 confirmed deaths, UP by 4,993 deaths, and 19,943,453 confirmed recoveries, UP by 270,382 recoveries.  Here are the numbers for the United States: 6,665,316 confirmed cases, UP by 28,896 new cases, 198,085 confirmed deaths, UP by 718 new deaths, and 3,612,064 confirmed recoveries, UP by 31,279 new recoveries.  We believe if the authorities would share the TRUE percentages of deaths per number of those with the disease- instead of making everyone who might have the Wuhan Flu in their system but did not cause their deaths- known, there would be LESS fear.  It is also clear that misreporting the news has Americans believing at least 30 million Americans- OR MORE- have died from Xi Jinping’s Chi-Com Flu which is not true which was said a week ago, so it shows misinformation is doing its job among the gullible and ill-informed citizenry.
  72. 2020 Tuesday E: COVID-19 Statistics in the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day employs chef-authors, California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the stats, Golden State first: 768,334 confirmed cases, 14,477 confirmed deaths, but as is the norm, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the stats for the Aloha State: 10,887 confirmed cases, 99 confirmed deaths, and 3,693 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in the Ever-Red, uh, we mean, the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 83,962 confirmed cases, 2,096 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: 450,425 confirmed number of cases, 32,655 confirmed number of deaths, and like most other Blue States, NO number of confirmed number of recoveries.   The governor of New York, the drooling moron Andrew Cuomo continues trying to blame President Donald J. Trump for all the deaths when he is the one who sent Bat Flu-infected people into rest homes where the most vulnerable people are, uh, we mean, were.  Let us look at Israel’s numbers now that Mo and his wife are relocating there.  Here they are: 162,273 confirmed cases, 1,141 confirmed deaths, and 120,443 confirmed recoveries.  Watch out for the rockets, Mo!
  73. 2020 Tuesday F: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals DOW Jones Industrial Average: 27,995.60, UP 2.27 points (+0.008%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 11,190.32, UP 133.67 points (+1.21%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,401.20, UP 17.66 points (+0.52%).  The price of GOLD is $1,961.90 per troy oz., -4.30 (-0.22%) while the price of SILVER is $27.34 per troy ounce, -0.119 (-0.43%).  The price of PLATINUM is $978.40 per troy oz, -3.80 (-0.39%) while the price of COPPER is $3.06 per pound, -0.006 (-0.20%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,417.50 per troy oz., +8.00 (+0.33%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $38.39 per barrel, +0.11 (+0.29%).  Today, COFFEE is $124.30 per metric ton, +1.00 (+0.81).  As for currency, one U.S. dollar = 6.78 communist Chinese yuan.  By contrast, one U.S. dollar = 0.84 euros.  Communist China manipulates its currency, a known fact which is why the world must disengage with them.  Today, communist China’s ally, the World Trade Organization released a ruling that says ‘the U.S. violated international regulations by imposing trade tariffs on $278 billion of Chi-Com goods entering the U.S.’  Stop the crying, Beijing, this is NOTHING ruling, and the U.S. will continue punishing you, authoritarian SOBS.
  74. 2021 Wednesday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole: 227,150,151 confirmed cases, +480,596, 4,671,400 confirmed deaths, +8,373 and 203,826,456 confirmed recoveries, +454,052.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 42,432,847 confirmed cases, UP 144,643 from yesterday’s reporting, 684,572 confirmed deaths, UP 2,231,[vi] and 32,244,493 confirmed recoveries, UP 67,709.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [vii]   
  75. 2021 Wednesday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 366,118 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.  Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  Currently, Joe is shy 37,960 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  76. 2021 Wednesday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,518,943 confirmed cases, 67,632 confirmed deaths, and 2,378,010 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,499,061 confirmed cases, 49,254 confirmed deaths, and 2,413,074 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 73,268 confirmed cases, 671 confirmed deaths, and 72,597 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 615,582 confirmed cases, 7,153 confirmed deaths, and 258,825 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., New York: they have 2,423,298 confirmed cases, 55,269 confirmed deaths, and 2,116,680 confirmed recoveries. [viii]  
  77. 2021 Wednesday C: Foreign Covid Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,202,212 confirmed cases, 7,452 confirmed deaths, and 1,112,533 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).   Let us look at one other portion of the world- St. Pierre and Miquelon, 213th area on the list: 31 cases of the virus, 1 confirmed death and 30 confirmed recoveries. [ix]     
  78. 2021 Wednesday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,814.39, UP 236.82 points (+0.68%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 15,161.53, UP 123.77 points (+0.82%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,480.70, UP 37.65 points (+0.85%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $72.60 per barrel, +2.13 (+3.02%).  The price of GOLD is $1,795.20 per troy oz., -11.90 (-0.66%) while the price of SILVER is $23.89 per troy ounce, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of PLATINUM is $941.90 per troy oz, +3.20 (+0.34%) while the price of COPPER is $4.41 per pound, +0.09 (+2.06%). [x]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,020.06 per troy oz, +41.50 (+2.10%). [xi] The price of RHODIUM is $14,000.00 per troy oz., -1,500.00 (0.68%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $765,000.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,893.50 per USD/T, +65.50 (+2.32%). [xii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000021.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.43 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.85.     In Falklands Island Pound, one greenback equals 0.73 and in Fijian Dollar, a buck equal 2.07 and in French Pacific Franc, one dollar equals 100.70 of theirs. [xiii]        
  79. 2021 Wednesday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have risen to $4.391 per gallon, $3.084 in Florida, $4.073 in Hawaii, and $3.876 in Washington state. [xiv]    Let us look at one other Delaware: $2.998.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Liechtenstein: $6.865 per U.S. Gallon.[xv]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,764,701,405,049 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xvi]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Luxembourg, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Brazil with $258 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  80. 2021 Wednesday F: Afghanistan Crisis and Collapse News– Senator Marco Rubio, R-FL, has a new bill with which to deny U.S. recognition of the Taliban ‘government’ in Afghanistan.  His GOP colleagues have sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Anthony “Bullshit” Blinken demanding the U.S. State Department slap a designation of ‘foreign terror group’ atop the Taliban which they are.  Senator Joni Ernst, R-IA, says that the ‘Taliban 2.0 is the same terror group it has always been.’
  81. 2021 Wednesday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Today is Day No. 174 for the ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be in charge of the debacle down along the U.S.-Mexico border and Day No. 81 since her singular visit anywhere in the vicinity of the border.  What a disaster.  
  82. 2021 Wednesday H: Foreign News-Overseas News I– North Korean continues demonstrating that they’re ‘still with us’ by test-firing cruise missiles into waters near Japan and South Korea.  When President Donald J. Trump was in office, relations between the so-called ‘hermit kingdom’ and the United States were relatively cordial whereas now, the North Koreans are ramping up their activities.
  83. 2021 Wednesday I: Covid-19 Updates and Additional Information I– The U.S. Department of Defense and Health and the Department of Human Services is planning on buying 1.4 million doses of Regeneron.  In other (BOGUS) news we heard today, ‘immigrants (i.e., ILLEGAL) will reportedly have to show ‘proof of Chi-Vi vaccination before swarming across the U.S.-Mexico border.’  Sure, right- how is this going to work?  Next, as the Biden regime continues pushing the idea of Chi-Vi booster shots atop 2-3 immunizations for the Wuhan Virus, Rep. James Comer, R-KY 1st congressional district, says that MORE info regarding the need for such ‘boosters’ must be handed over by the Biden regime’s leaders.
  84. 2021 Wednesday J: Covid-19 Lockdowns-Restrictions-And Authoritarianism News– As demands from the illegitimate regime in the White House grow for everyone to get vaccinated with the Chi-Vi vaccines, calls for ‘religious exemptions’ are on the increase.  We suspect that the Christian Scientist and Jehovah’s Witnesses’ churches are going to increase membership.
  85. 2021 Wednesday K: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer $44.77 (2) AstraZeneca $56.45 (3) Johnson & Johnson $165.42 (4) BioNTech $355.25 (5) Moderna $434.46.  Follow the money, folks, follow the money.  All this talk of booster shots on top of the vaccines is crazy what with more and more reports about problems caused by the vaccines continue to proliferate.  IF you seek the truth, you must watch One America News and Newsmax.  The vaccines are causing far more problems than are reported in the mainstream media, which is not right, especially when European nations now are backing away from any discussion of booster shots.  The only reason the talk of booster shots is intensifying is because the Deep State and the Democrats are getting rich off them.  Look at that pig, Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci- this guy is growing wealthy off the suffering of the American people.
  86. 2021 Wednesday L: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $84.87 (2) General Dynamics: $198.48 (3) Boeing: $214.22 (4) Lockheed Martin: $345.07 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $355.74.  This is how the Deep State and elected members of Congress grow rich, investing in companies in which they send billions of dollars.  This is not only illegal but highly immoral.
  87. 2021 Wednesday M: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $36.30 (2) DuPont: $70.01 (3) Honeywell: $221.69 (4) 3M: $184.19 (5) Teijen: $1,646.00.  These stocks are going to take off like rockets as the Deep State and elected members of Congress- and their staffers- continue investing in these firms either through themselves or via straw persons such as, uh, well, like Hunter Biden.
  88. 2021 Wednesday N: Artificial (Fake) Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Beyond Meat: $110.81 (2) Kellogg’s/Morning Star Farms: $63.88 (3) Maple Leaf Foods Inc./Tofurkey: $27.11.  Like it or not, this is the next push as the Green New Deal continues becoming a part of our lives whether we want it to be or we don’t.  All one need do is to watch the movie, “Soylent Green” starring Edward G. Robinson and Charlton Heston.  Popular culture has a way of becoming reality if one lives long enough.
  89. 2021 Wednesday O: Joe Biden News I– Joe Biden- ever a man of science- says that ‘human activity is the root cause of extreme weather.’  Next, Joe Biden has demanded that Senators Joe Manchin, D-W. VA, and Kyrsten Sinema, D-AZ, come to the White House so he can apply pressure on them to vote for his bogus $3.5 trillion ‘infrastructure bill.’
  90. 2021 Wednesday P: Joe Biden’s Daily Disaster– A new McLaughlin poll says that ‘Joe Biden’s approval numbers have cratered, the American people are concerned, and that NO one likes “Kooky Kamala” Harris.  (Note- my colleagues in California tell me that Kamala Harris is detested by almost everyone in the state and the only good thing about her serving in the regime is that it gets her out of their state.  Chef Itzi).
  91. 2021 Wednesday Q: Joe Biden Regime News I– It would appear the Biden regime is tossing Saudi Arabia to the wolves what with the withdrawal of its top anti-missile defense systems in the country.  What the hell is going on here?  In other regime-related news, one of the regime’s favorites and purported candidate for U.S. ambassador to Ukraine- Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman- says if ‘what we hear about Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark A. (Asshole) Milley is true, he must go.’  What has happened to the U.S. military?  Both of these men are absolute disgraces. [xvii].  Next, the U.S. Army says that soldiers refusing to get the ‘VID vaccinations may be forced out of the Army with less-than-honorable discharges.’  Yet, the U.S. Postal Service and elected members of Congress and their staffers do NOT have to undergo vaccination.  WTF!
  92. 2021 Wednesday R: Joe Biden Regime News II– Something very strange occurred today when the Biden regime trotted out an enfeebled old Joe Biden to hold a Zoom conference with Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia and Prime Minister Boris “BoJo” Johnson of England in which, the three leaders announced a new triumvirate of sorts with which to help the Aussies obtain nuclear-powered submarines.  Although the Chi-Coms were not mentioned, they acted as though this new alignment of the BIG THREE nations would counter Beijing’s ambitions in the region.  Most observers, however, believe the Brits and the Aussies came to senile Joe Biden’s aid so as to deflect all the negative press coverage it has been getting.  Even more embarrassing is that slobbering Joe could not even pull the name of the Australian leader out of his crumbling mind.  This was embarrassing and it also demonstrated that both Boris Johnson and Scott Morrison are in the tank for the Biden regime.  This is disgraceful and besides- we also believe the three countries are in the tank with the Chi-Coms, sort of a fait accompli.
  93. 2021 Wednesday S: Pro-Death Movement-Abortion News– Pope Francis- ever a creature of the left- says that ‘yes, abortion is murder but urges U.S. Roman Catholic bishops NOT to be political by denying so-called ‘Catholic politicians’ Holy Communion.  Folks, is the Pope on the Pro-Death money-go-round, too?  Like BIG PHARMA/vaccine manufacturers, Planned Parenthood and other infanticide-promoting organizations bestow BILLIONS of dollars upon left-wing and unscrupulous politicians and others.  It is akin to one selling their soul to Satan.
  94. 2021 Wednesday T: Moron News I– After little Sandy “The Fly” Cortez attended the $30,000 per plate Met Gala wearing a donated $35,000 designer dress with ‘tax the rich’ stenciled on the back of it, conservative groups are demanding an ethics investigation into perhaps the stupidest member of the U.S. House of Representatives which is indeed saying a lot.  We doubt any ethics investigation will go anywhere.  Look at Ilhan Omar, that woman married her brother to defraud U.S. immigration authorities and she is doing A-Okay.
  95. 2021 Wednesday U: California Lottery Results-Super Lotto and Powerball Draws– First, here are the results for Super Lotto Draw #3595 what with a $17 million jackpot on the line for some lucky winner: 01, 05, 07, 28, 45, and Mega 08.  Out of 108,351 winning tickets, the highest winners were TWO people who had FIVE numbers but NO Mega for a prize of $17,854 apiece.  The winning tickets were sold at (1) Dorose Liquor in Chatsworth, CA 91311 and (2) 7-Eleven in Vacaville, CA 95688. Next, here are the results for the Powerball Draw #885 with a jackpot of $432 million up for grabs: 01, 04, 18, 46, 62, and Power 25.  Out of 93,905 winning tickets in California, the highest winner was ONE person who had FIVE numbers for $2,581,768.  The winning ticket was sold at the General Store in Compton, California 90222.
  96. 2021 Wednesday V: The Wrap-Up– As someone who lives in Hawaii, I do not have an opinion on the recall election in California.  However, my colleagues living there say that it may have been a good thing if the Republican National Committee had dumped millions of dollars in the state to wage 24/7 ads blasting what they say is the ‘worst governor in the nation.’  Instead, it became a personality battle between Larry Elder and Governor Gavin Newsom, a battle that could not be won no matter how likable Mr. Elder is and how bad Governor Newsom is.  This is the Democrat Party’s secret weapon- Republican ambivalence.  They look at California and say, “We can’t win there,” and thus they send no money to help turn the tide.  The Republicans say, ‘move forward, we will return next year.’  No, GOP, you won’t.  The numbers of illegals flooding the state and the corruption surrounding the election system there is going to prevent that from occurring just as it will help empower Democrats to win the remaining few House seats currently held by Republicans.  You had your chance, and you blew it, all because the GOP itself is corrupt and unwilling to fight fire with fire.  My colleagues said the proof of election fraud is in the pudding: in less than an hour after the polls closed, the results were in. Amazing how that happens, and Governor Newsom won by Kim Jong Un and Fidel Castro numbers.  California is lost forever.
  97. 2022 Thursday: Observation of the Day- Friends, we wish that Rush Limbaugh were still with us because he did predict that the Dems would discover a way by which, they could make elections meaningless and boy was he right.  They have tried to topple our system of elections through corrupting them just as they have by flooding the country with loads of illegal aliens.  The tricky thing about the illegal aliens is that many of them still cling to Christianity, a religion the Democrats despise and detest.  They also want them to get abortions- plenty of them- something your average illegal does not seek because of love of children.  Add to that the fact that the leftists are blatant socialists and have mobs of storm-troopers in the street and one can understand WHY the illegals are drifting more and more to the right and are eagerly registering as Republicans even though- technically- if we abide by the law- they cannot.  However, if it’s good enough for the Dems then it’s good enough for us.  I think it’s going to be  good election cycle.  The question is, can we maintain the wins or will we need to outlaw the Democratic Party?  I say, ‘OUTLAW THEM.’  Chef James “Jimmy” Hall.

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This artwork is #0953 a 7” x 5” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Lone Rose.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

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The next album from Cheap Trick is the one that pushed them across the finish line as far as being superstars.  On October 08, 1978, Cheap Trick released their first live album, “Live at Budokan.”  The band had become superstars in Japan what with “I Want You to Want Me” and the version on this album, hyped-up made-for-AM-radio single monopolized the airwaves for weeks and much like the tune, “Surrender,” remains a radio favorite to this day.  This is perhaps one of the all-time best live albums to come out of the 1970’s and would be up there with “Frampton Comes Alive” as a mega-seller.  Once again, the lineup is the same quartet of Rick Nielsen (guitars, backing vocals), Robin Zander (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Tom Petersson (bass, backing vocals), and Bun E. Carlos (drums and percussion).  We hope that everyone will visit their favorite site for the absolute best in rock music and will then add it to your never-ending, forever-growing collection of AICPENDBLOG.COM-approved music and DVDs- you will be glad you did.

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[i] We promoted the music of the Jefferson Airplane, the Jefferson Starship, Starship, and of the various bands’ members beginning on Tuesday, 05-April-2011 through Sunday, 22-May-2011.  Please look for them and enjoy.

[ii] We promoted the music of Iron Butterfly beginning on Saturday, 27-July-2013 through Thursday, 08-August-2013.  We hope you will seek them out and consider adding them to your ever-growing collection of rock music.

[iii] We began promoting the music of the famous acid rock band from Texas- the 13th Floor Elevators- beginning on Tuesday, 14-May-2013 through Thursday, 06-June-2013.  We would encourage everyone to seek the music of this legendary band out and adding it to their collections.  You will be glad you did.

[iv] We look forward to doing the Clash but expect to do Supertramp first, then Pink Floyd, then Electric Light Orchestra/the Move, then Yes, and then perhaps the Clash.  They are among the amazing British rock bands of the 1970s and deserve to be acknowledged as such.

[v] 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.

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

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

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

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

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

[xi] 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.

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

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

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

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

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

[xvii] IF the charges against Gen. Milley are true- and we pray they aren’t- his name will fall alongside those of Russian FBI spy Robert Hanssen and CIA traitor Aldrich Ames.  Names that every time they are heard cause patriotic Americans to spit.  This scumbag, Gen. Milley, says that ‘his calls to his Chi-Com ‘counterpart’ (we believe, MASTER) were designed to prevent conflict between the Chi-Coms and the U.S.  Folks, we believe that Milley is a creature of Beijing.  This is definitely NOT good.

257. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2022

Friends, forget the depressing polling numbers when it comes to winning back the U.S. Senate. I suspect that in most every state where the GOP is competing, the Dems are going to lose and in a big way. Don’t listen to the Dems, don’t listen to the pollsters, just turn out and vote, vote, vote!

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257. TODAY IN HISTORY—WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2022:

Friends, forget the depressing polling numbers when it comes to winning back the U.S. Senate.  I suspect that in most every state where the GOP is competing, the Dems are going to lose and in a big way.  Don’t listen to the Dems, don’t listen to the pollsters, just turn out and vote, vote, vote!

President William McKinley; Vice President Aaron Burr; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice James Wilson; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson; U.S. Attorney-General William Bradford; U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert A. Lovett; U.S. Secretary of the Interior Alexander H.H. Stuart; 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. 1523 Friday: After a paltry one year and 248 days, the reign of the 218th Roman Catholic Pope Adrian VI ends.  He first became the Vicar of Christ on January 09, 1522.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 1759 Friday: Austrian troops occupy Dresden, Germany.
  7. 1807 Monday: Aaron Burr was acquitted of a misdemeanor charge.
  8. 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…
  9. 1814 Wednesday: Francis Scott Key was inspired to author 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”
  10. 1829 Monday: The Treaty of Adrianople underwent signing, which ended the war between the Ottoman Empire and Tsarist Russia. 
  11. 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.
  12. 1847 Tuesday: American troops under the command of General Scott enter Mexico City during the Mexican American War.  The fight for the Mexican capital was an extremely bloody one especially the assault on the citadel of Chapultepec.  Mexican military cadets made a last stand there and earned their place in Mexican military history.
  13. 1850 Saturday: The 3rd U.S. Interior Secretary Alexander H.H. Stuart assumed office on this date.  A Whig, he served under President\ Millard Fillmore from today until March 07, 1853.
  14. 1854 Thursday: British and French armies land in the Crimea as they come to aid the Turks in their battle with the Russians.
  15. 1861 Saturday: The first naval engagement of the Civil War took place as the USS Colorado attacked and sank the Confederate private schooner CSS Judah off Pensacola, Florida.
  16. 1862 Sunday: Federal troops manage to breakout from Harper’s Ferry, West Virginia, during the Civil War.
  17. 1866 Friday: George K. Anderson patented the typewriter ribbon on this date.
  18. 1872 Saturday: Great Britain pays the United States $15 million for damages their nation incurred trying to aid the Confederacy during the Civil War.
  19. 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.
  20. 1899 Thursday: In New York City, a gentleman named Henry Bliss became the first automobile fatality in the nation.
  21. 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.
  22. 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.
  23. 1915 Tuesday: Carl G. Muench received a patent for Insulit, the first sound-absorbing material used in buildings.
  24. 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.
  25. 1930 Sunday: Nazis gain 107 seats in German election.
  26. 1938 Wednesday: Graf Zeppelin II, world’s largest airship, makes maiden flight.
  27. 1940 Saturday: The U.S. Congress passed the Selective Service Act, the first peace-time draft in the United States.
  28. 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.”
  29. 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.
  30. 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.  No one labeled this storm as a symptom of ‘climate change.’
  31. 1946 Saturday: In Dunfermline, Scotland, future member of the rock band, Nazareth- Pete Agnew (bass/vocals 1968 to present)- is born.
  32. 1948 Tuesday: In New York, a groundbreaking ceremony took place at the site of the United Nations’ world headquarters.
  33. 1949 Wednesday: Future guitarist with the Strawberry Alarm Clock[i] and Lynyrd Skynyrd[ii], Ed King, was born on this date in Glendale, California.
  34. 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.
  35. 1954 Tuesday: The Soviet Union conducts a nuclear test by exploding a 40-kiloton device.
  36. 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…
  37. 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.  
  38. 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.
  39. 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.
  40. 1970 Monday: In Washington, D.C., future 116th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson is born.  President “Slobbering Joe” Biden would nominate her as his first affirmative action hire to succeed U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen Breyer.  She would assume her position on the nation’s high court on June 30, 2022.  “Cho-Mo Joe” Biden picked her because (1) she is black and (2) she has a vagina.  Those were his announced qualifications and that was why he chose her.  During her U.S. Senate hearings, when asked by Senator Marsha Blackburn, R-TN, to define the meaning of the word, ‘woman,’ she was unable to provide one.  Wow.  Thank you, “Pro-China Joe” Biden.  What a disaster.
  41. 1971 Tuesday: In El Paso, Texas, heavyweight boxer “Big George” Foreman wins his 29th boxing match over opponent Vic Scott to put his record to 29-0.
  42. 1975 Sunday: Pope Paul VI declared Mother Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton the first U.S.-born saint.
  43. 1977 Wednesday: At Caesar’s Palace in Paradise, Nevada, heavyweight contender Ken Norton, aka the “Fighting Marine,” scores a TKO of opponent Lorenzo Zanon at the 2:08-minute mark of Round 5 in a scheduled 10-round heavyweight bout.  Besides putting his professional record to 39-4 and put him on a collision course with Jimmy Young for the WBC heavyweight title.  On the same card, heavyweight boxer Larry Holmes, aka the Easton Assassin, scored a TKO of opponent, Fred Houpe, at the 0:47-minute mark of Round 7 in a scheduled 10-round bout.  This put Holmes’ record to 25-0 and three fights later, he would win the WBC heavyweight title from who of all people, Ken Norton.  In yet another night of big heavyweight bouts at Caesar’s Palace, heavyweight Jimmy Young wins a 10-round unanimous decision over opponent Jody Ballard to put his pro record to 22-5-2.
  44. 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.
  45. 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.”  What a slut.
  46. 1988 Wednesday: Hurricane Gilbert slammed into Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula as a Category 5 storm after forcing thousands of residents to flee. 
  47. 1989 Thursday: Madonna[vi] divorced actor Sean Penn after four rocky years of marriage.  Supposedly, he has a small one and the trashy vocalist enjoys a big slab of meat- so we heard.
  48. 1991 Saturday: The government of South Africa, the African National Congress and the Inkatha Freedom Party signed a national peace pact.
  49. 1994 Wednesday: On the 34th day of a strike by players, Acting Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig announced the 1994 season was over.
  50. 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.
  51. 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.
  52. 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.
  53. 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.  These f**king North Koreans need to be nuked off the face of the planet along with their Chi-Com allies.
  54. 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?
  55. 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.
  56. 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!
  57. 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.
  58. 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.
  59. 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.
  60. 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. 
  61. 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, which 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.
  62. 2020 Monday C: COVID-19 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. 
  63. 2020 Monday D: COVID-19 Statistics in the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 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?
  64. 2020 Monday E: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals- 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.
  65. 2020 Monday F: Monday Night Football 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 GO 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.
  66. 2021 Tuesday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole: 226,669,555 confirmed cases, +725,529, 4,663,027 confirmed deaths, +11,655 and 203,372,404 confirmed recoveries, +726,544.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 42,288,205 confirmed cases, UP 226,523 from yesterday’s reporting, 682,341 confirmed deaths, UP 2,853, [viii] and 32,176,784 confirmed recoveries, UP 167,884.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [ix]   
  67. 2021 Tuesday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 363,887 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.  Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  Currently, Joe is shy 40,191 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  68. 2021 Tuesday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,513,509 confirmed cases, 67,459 confirmed deaths, and 2,371,358 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,499,061 confirmed cases, 49,254 confirmed deaths, and 2,413,074 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 72,775 confirmed cases, 660 confirmed deaths, and 72,115 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 612,702 confirmed cases, 7,106 confirmed deaths, and 258,825 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Texas: they have 3,868,820 confirmed cases, 60,889 confirmed deaths, and 3,454,134 confirmed recoveries. [x]  
  69. 2021 Tuesday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,194,783 confirmed cases, 7,438 confirmed deaths, and 1,102,263 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).   Let us look at one other portion of the world- Montserrat, 212th area on the list: 31 cases of the virus, 1 confirmed death and 24 confirmed recoveries. [xi]     
  70. 2021 Tuesday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,577.57, DOWN 292.06 points (-0.84%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 15,037.76, DOWN 67.82 points (-0.45%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,443.05, DOWN 25.68 points (-0.57%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $70.90 per barrel, +0.44 (+0.62%).  The price of GOLD is $1,805.10 per troy oz., -2.00 (-0.11%) while the price of SILVER is $23.81 per troy ounce, -0.08 (-0.31%).  The price of PLATINUM is $929.60 per troy oz, -9.10 (-0.96%) while the price of COPPER is $4.32 per pound, 0.00 (+0.07%).[xii].  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,006.74 per troy oz, +2.24 (+0.11%). [xiii] The price of RHODIUM is $14,000.00 per troy oz., -1,500.00 (0.68%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $765,000.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,849.25 per USD/T, +21.25 (+0.75%). [xiv]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000021.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.44 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.88.     In Egyptian Pound, one greenback equals 15.67 and in Emirati Dirham, a buck equal 3.67 and in Ethiopian Birr, one dollar equals 45.78 of theirs. [xv]        
  71. 2021 Tuesday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have dropped to $4.393 per gallon, $3.047 in Florida, $4.069 in Hawaii, and $3.878 in Washington state. [xvi]   Let us look at one other location- District of Columbia: $3.256.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Belgium: $6.765 per U.S. Gallon.[xvii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,761,525,602,885 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xviii]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Ireland, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Luxembourg with $288 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  72. 2021 Tuesday F: Afghanistan Crisis and Collapse News– Rep. Mike McCaul, R-TX 10th congressional district, confirms the growing number of reports that the Taliban is executing loads of people in Afghanistan, especially those who worked with the U.S.-NATO-led coalition as well as Christians, women, children, gays, and anyone else they deem unfit to live in their Islamist paradise.  Rep. Bill Johnson, R-OH 6th congressional district, told Newsmax today that ‘Joe Biden’s team must apologize to the American people or admit that their boss is unfit to hold office.’   Still, the Biden regime pulled together Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack Hussein Obama to go out and raise money to help the unvetted Afghan refugees pouring into the country.  Speaking of Afghanistan, security officials now claim that al-Qaida could reconstitute itself within two years.  What?  They have been there all along, folks.
  73. 2021 Tuesday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Today is Day No. 173 for the corrupt ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be in charge of the U.S.-Mexico border and Day No. 80 since her sole visit to the border.  How sad.  (Sources for One America News Illegal Alien Numbers: Center for Immigration Studies, Department of Homeland Security, Federation for American Immigration Reform, Institute for Defense Analyses, Yale, and MIT).
  74. 2021 Tuesday H: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– Frequently on the wrong side of most things related to COVID-19, Dr. Ashish Jha says that ‘the FDA will likely show the need for Chi-Vi vaccine booster shots’ even as various countries around the world are saying there’s no need for booster shots.  (Note- see ‘follow the money’ below when it comes to vaccine manufacturing companies’ stock prices.  The Deep State apparatchiks and elected politicians all heavily invest in these companies, companies to which they direct billions of dollars).
  75. 2021 Tuesday I: COVID-19 Lockdowns-Restrictions-and-Authoritarianism News– Even though more Americans are shying away from the questionable COVID-19 vaccines, the Biden regime is giving ALL federal employees until November 22 to get vaccinated or get terminated.  F**k you, Joe.  Resistance abounds however, as West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrissey, Republican, is working with sister states to resist the Biden regime’s COVID-19 vaccine mandates.   Ditto says Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, R-TX- who says RED STATES will challenge the authoritarian COVID-19 vaccine mandates.  Then, we have losers such as Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci calling for ‘vaccine mandates for all air travel.’  However, a judge in New York says that ‘exceptions must be made for religious exemptions in the Empire State.’  That is going to drive them bat crap crazy.
  76. 2021 Tuesday J: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer $44.71 (2) AstraZeneca $55.96 (3) Johnson & Johnson $164.80 (4) BioNTech $334.88 (5) Moderna $427.71.
  77. 2021 Tuesday K: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $82.74 (2) General Dynamics: $196.66 (3) Boeing: $211.57 (4) Lockheed Martin: $344.34 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $351.73.
  78. 2021 Tuesday L: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $36.64 (2) DuPont: $68.47 (3) Honeywell: $220.19 (4) 3M: $182.42 (5) Teijen: $1,648.00.
  79. 2021 Tuesday M: Artificial (Fake) Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Beyond Meat: $110.45 (2) Kellogg’s/Morning Star Farms: $63.68 (3) Maple Leaf Foods Inc./Tofurkey: $21.27.
  80. 2021 Tuesday N: President Donald J. Trump News– President Donald J. Trump endorses Anna Paulina Luna for the seat left vacant by Charlie Crist, Florida’s 13th congressional district.  Once governor of the Sunshine State, Crist is going to take a run at “America’s Governor” Ron DeSantis in November 2022.
  81. 2021 Tuesday O: Joe Biden News I– Liberals are celebrating senile Joe Biden after yesterday’s public appearance when he signed the cross after mentioning the name of President Donald J. Trump.  Then, senile Joe said that California gubernatorial candidate Larry Elder is a ‘Trump clone.’  Yeah, we know, according to the Los Angeles Times, Larry Elder is the ‘black face of white supremacism.’  Balderdash!  In other news related to the usurper in the White House, USMC Recon Leader Chad Robichaux slams the loser in a new TV ad for his disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan.
  82. 2021 Tuesday P: Joe Biden Regime News I– The FBI has fired its lead investigator in the ‘plot’ to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen “Gravel Gertie” Whitmer.  What’s up?  Too many FBI agents involved in this ‘scam abduction?’  Next, the U.S. Department of Justice has ordered scaling back on police chokeholds and ‘no-knock’ warrants.  The DOJ is also launching a civil rights probe into Peach State prisons.  My, my, my!
  83. : Political News I– Senator Steve Daines, R-MT, is urging ‘Pro-China Joe’ Biden to take on communist China instead of sitting around dithering in his Delaware basement.  Next, Newsmax’ White House reporter Emerald Robinson asked a question this morning which every American wants to know: WHO is shutting down the feed whenever slobbering Joe Biden begins to speak?  In fact, during his testimony before the U.S. Senate today, Senator Jim Risch, R-ID, asked Secretary “Bullshit” Blinken who has this authority which caused the startled secretary to hem and haw all over the place.
  84. 2021 Tuesday R: Political News II– Rep. Ashley Hinson, R-IA 1st congressional district, says that the Biden regime’s planned tax hikes on the American people are going to hit them at the wrong time (not that tax hikes are ever good).   Rep. Drew Ferguson, R-GA 3rd congressional district, says the tax hikes will ‘leave businesses gutted.’ Speaking of taxes, the Internal Revenue Service is going to monitor ALL transactions over $600.00.  In other news that is no shock to us, former staffers of Rep. Pramila “Pucker Puss” Jayapal, CPUSA-WA 7th congressional district, accuse this hateful lefty of mistreatment and abuse.  Not surprising, folks, she seems like a ‘bi**h to us.
  85. 2021 Tuesday S: Political News III– Bob Woodward’s book, “Peril,” set for general release next week, is shocking the American people.  Mr. Woodward demonstrates what most Americans see as a coup against President Donald J. Trump after January 6, 2021, in which, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. (Asshole) Milley got military leaders and CIA head Gina Haspel to swear allegiance to him in case they had to eject the rightful president from the White House.  He also contacted his Chi-Com counterpart to let the communist know that if Trump launched a war against the communist regime in his final days, i.e., a ‘wag the dog operation,’ he would let the Chi-Coms know before the first bombs began falling.  This is HIGH TREASON folks and General Milley must meet his end atop the gallows.  
  86. 2021 Tuesday T: Political News IV– Senator Ted Cruz, R-TX, says he will ‘filibuster any attempt by the Biden regime to raise the debt ceiling.’  Meanwhile, Rep. Paul Gosar, R-AZ 4th congressional district, produced a genius idea today: ALL House leaders should wear body cameras so that more transparency and honesty can be achieved.  Great idea, Congressman.  Elsewhere, Senator Joe Manchin, D-W. VA, is making his far-left colleagues go insane.  He continues to claim that he will NOT support his party’s $3.5 trillion infrastructure bill.’  This has people like Senator Bernie Sanders and losers such as Sandy “The Fly” Cortez going after him tooth and nail.  Wow.  Finally, it appears that Vice President Mike Pence is preparing to run in 2024.  Huh?
  87. 2021 Tuesday U: U.S. Senate News I– U.S. Secretary of State Anthony “Bullshit” Blinken sat before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee today to answer questions from the lawmakers.  U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin was asked to come but refused the invitation.  A nonplused Senator Bob “Cho-Mo” Menendez, DS-NJ, and committee chairman threatened he might send Secretary Austin a subpoena.
  88. 2021 Tuesday V: Social Media News– Following the brave tweets launched by entertainer Nikki Minaj blowing the lid off the COVID-19 vaccine crap, Twitter would not bow down to the demands by people such as noted racist Joy “Pro-Democracy” Reid and other losers such as she by saying her tweets did not violate their rules.   Good.  Free speech is NEVER wrong.  We are not living in George Orwell’s world yet.  In other social media news, attacks on brain-dead liberal Democrats- maskless ones at that- who attended last night’s Met affair are going viral, especially after Sandy “The Fly” Cortez wore a $35,000 dress that said ‘tax the rich’ on her backside at the $30,000 per plate event.  What a bunch of losers.
  89. 2021 Tuesday W: Milestones and Personal Interest Stories– Liberals are dancing in the streets: conservative radio talk show host, Bob Enyart of Denver, who stood against the Chi-Vi vaccines has reportedly died from the Chi-Vi.  Liberals love stuff like this the sick f**ks.
  90. 2021 Tuesday X: Wokeism / Woke / Wokies– WOKE sissies in California are going to rename world famous ski resort Squaw Valley to something else that won’t offend Injuns.  Wow.  Bet they feel REAL GOOD.  (Note- how about doing something good for the long-suffering people of the state like stamping out crime, ending homelessness, handing illegal aliens over to ICE for deportation, clearcutting the forests, getting back to water infrastructure, and fixing the streets?  Nope.  All California wants to do is to be WOKE).  Meanwhile, attention ALL lefties out there: the University of Nebraska is going to offer a minor in ‘racial justice, equity, and inclusion.’  Boy, they will be lining up for that sham degree.
  91. 2021 Tuesday Y: California Lottery Results-Mega-Millions Draw– Here are the results for the Mega-Millions Draw #1694 what with a $383 million jackpot on the line: 04, 13, 19, 63, 64, and Mega 16.  Out of 114,572 winning tickets, the highest winners were FIVE people who had FOUR numbers plus the Mega for a prize of $6,355 apiece.
  92. 2021 Tuesday Z: The Wrap-Up– It appears that the downtrodden people of California voted in favor of Governor Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom to finish his term and thus run for a second term next year.  The results were almost instantaneous tonight what with tens of thousands of reports of people’s votes already being cast for them.  Wow.
  93. 2022 Wednesday: Observation of the Day- I find it absolutely mind-blowing that people still listen to what the media says when it comes to polling and the chances of electoral victory for Republicans.  I hate to be a downer for the Dems but I suspect the United States Senate is going to swing hard to the right and the Dems are going to be wailing like the scum they are.  I think every contest in which, Republicans are competing with Dems in this year’s election cycle when it comes to the U.S. Senate are swinging our way.  Raiding President Donald J. Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence and the horrifyingly stupid and evil speech ‘Slobbering Joe’ Biden gave before a backlit red wall are becoming the final daggers in their socialist chests.  Likewise, I expect the House is going to swing our way as why would that crotchety bag of bones, over-Botox-ed Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi be floating the idea that she wants to become U.S. ambassador to Italy?  She sees the writing on the wall, and she understands that she and her lunatic left-wing socialist allies have once again overplayed their hands and are facing Armageddon in less than two months.  It is going to be glorious, and I can’t wait to dance on their political graves.  Let’s vote these bottom-feeding reprobates out of office in one big bloodletting.  Hey, Mitch McConnell- how about getting on board with the oncoming tidal wave?  What do YOU think- Chef James “Jimmy” Hall.                                            

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0952 a 5” x 7” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Roses Three.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

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Working like rock-and-roll madmen, Cheap Trick returned with their tertiary effort, “Heaven Tonight” which continued to drive the band up the rock and roll charts.  The lineup featured the same quartet of Rick Nielsen (guitars, backing vocals), Robin Zander (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Tom Petersson (bass, backing vocals), and Bun E. Carlos (drums and percussion).  Unlike many bands of the period, Cheap Trick combined some of the hardest and occasionally darkest rock-and-roll chops with some pop music peaks.  Thus we have the radio classic, “Surrender,” that one continues hearing to this day on radio stations as well as the dark title track.  We also have “California Man” and “Oh, Claire,” the last of which is a ‘hidden track’ on the album.  We hope you will seek this one out wherever it is you shop for the best in rock music- you will be glad you did.  

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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.

[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. 

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

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

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

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

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

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

256. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2022

Going ‘Green’ is the fastest way to transform a first world nation or state or into a Third World thugocracy. It makes NO sense for California’s dog dingus of a governor to hasten in the collapse of our state. VOTE GOP IN NOVEMBER!

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U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice William Cushing; Acting U.S. Attorney General Hugh S. Legaré; U.S. Secretary of Defense William Howard Taft IV; U.S. Treasury Secretary Walter Forward; U.S. Secretary of War John Bell; Black Sabbath featuring Vinny Appice, Blood, Sweat & Tears featuring David Clayton-Thomas, Chicago featuring Peter Cetera, Eddie Money, Elvis Presley, Foghat featuring Craig MacGregor, Judas Priest featuring Tim “Ripper” Owens, Metallica featuring Dave Mustaine, the Supremes featuring Susaye Greene, and the Who featuring Zak Starkey:

  1. 122 Sunday: In Roman Britain, building commences on Hadrian’s Wall.   On the Roman side of the wall, there is peace, harmony, and tranquility, while on the other side of the wall, violence, barbarism, and dark magic reigns supreme.
  2. 604 Thursday: Sabinian begins his reign as the 65th Roman Catholic Pope, replacing Pope Gregory the Great.
  3. 1743 Friday: Britain, Austria, Savoy, and Sardinia sign the Treaty of Worms.
  4. 1751 Monday: England joins the Austrian-Russian alliance.
  5. 1759 Thursday: During the last French and Indian War, the British defeated the French on the Plains of Abraham overlooking the city of Quebec.
  6. 1788 Saturday: The Congress of the Confederation authorized the first national election and declared New York City the temporary national capital.
  7. 1803 Tuesday: Commodore John Barry, considered by many to be the father of the American Navy, died in Philadelphia.
  8. 1810 Thursday: The 3rd U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice William Cushing died in Scituate, Massachusetts, on this date.  President George Washington nominated him to be among the first justices on the new nation’s highest court.  He served from February 02, 1790, to September 13, 1810.
  9. 1814 Tuesday: During the War of 1812, British naval forces began bombarding Fort McHenry in Baltimore, but the American defenders drove them back in a battle that lasted until the following morning.
  10. 1841 Monday: The 16th U.S. Secretary of War John Bell left office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under Presidents William Henry Harrison and John Tyler from March 05, 1841, until today.   Likewise, the 16th U.S. Attorney General Hugh S. Legaré assumed office on this date.   He served under the same presidents from today until June 20, 1843, and then became acting U.S. secretary of state.  Next, the 15th U.S. Treasury Secretary Walter Forward assumed office today.  A Democratic-Republican and then a Whig, he served under President John Tyler from today until March 01, 1843, before becoming U.S. minister to Denmark.
  11. 1847 Monday: During the Mexican American War, U.S. troops under the command of General Winfield Scott overrun the capital city of Mexico City.
  12. 1860 Thursday: John J. Pershing, who in 1919 would be promoted to general of the armies of the United States, the Army’s highest rank, was born in Laclede, Mo., on this date.  Due to his leading black troops on the frontier and in Mexico, he would earn the nickname of “Blackjack.”
  13. 1861 Friday: In the first naval engagement of the Civil War, the Union frigate USS Colorado sinks the Confederate raider, CSS Judah off Pensacola, Florida.
  14. 1867 Friday: In the aftermath of the Civil War, General E. R. S. Canby orders South Carolina courts to impanel black jurors.
  15. 1898 Tuesday: Hannibal Williston Goodwin patented celluloid photographic film on this date, film moviemakers use.
  16. 1911 Wednesday: The song, “Oh, You Beautiful Doll,” a romantic rag by Nat D. Ayer and Seymour Brown, was first published by Jerome H. Remick & Co.
  17. 1912 Friday: A state funeral took place in Japan for Emperor Meiji.
  18. 1922 Wednesday: In El Azizia, Libya, meteorologists record the highest shade temperature in known history, 136.4 degrees Fahrenheit.
  19. 1933 Wednesday: In Memphis, Tennessee, Lewie Steinberg- future bassist with Booker T. & the MGs- is born. 
  20. 1935 Friday: Aviator Howard Hughes Jr. of Houston, Texas, set a new airspeed record of 352 mph with his H-1 airplane, aka the Silver Bullet.
  21. 1940 Friday: During World War II, Italian troops under Field Marshal Graziani continue attacking the Egyptian frontier.  British forces are struggling to fend them off yet the Fascists cannot exploit their gains due to critical supply shortages and a growing lack of morale.
  22. 1941 Saturday: In Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England, future member of the horn-based Blood, Sweat & Tears- David Clayton-Thomas (vocals, guitars 1968-1972 / 1974-1981 / 1984-2004)- is born.  
  23. 1942 Sunday: On the Eastern Front, the Battle for Stalingrad continues to rage as Soviet and Axis combat units battle across the rubble for control of the city.
  24. 1943 Monday: Axis troops launch a counterattack against the Allies at the Italian city of Salerno.  Meanwhile, Chiang Kai-shek becomes the president of China.
  25. 1944 Wednesday: Future longtime bassist with the American rock band, Chicago[i] 1967-1985—Peter Cetera—is born in Chicago, Illinois, on this date.
  26. 1945 Thursday: In Washington, D.C., future acting U.S. Secretary of Defense William Howard Taft IV is born.  A Republican, he would serve President George H. W. Bush from January 20, 1989, to March 21, 1989.  He would serve between the 16th U.S. Secretary of Defense Frank Carlucci and the 17th Richard “Dick” Cheney.
  27. 1948 Monday: Republican Margaret Chase Smith of Maine won election to the U.S. Senate; she became the first woman to serve in both houses of Congress.
  28. 1949 Tuesday: Future longtime bassist with the British rock band, Foghat[ii] 1976-1984 / 1986-87 / 1991 / 2005-present–Craig MacGregor–is born in Sioux City, Iowa, on this date.  Elsewhere- in Houston, Texas, the official FINAL member of the Supremes- Susaye Greene, vocals 1966-present- is born.  Meanwhile, organizers found the Ladies Professional Golf Association on this date.
  29. 1957 Friday: Future drummer with the British satanic rock band, Black Sabbath[iii]—Vinny Appice—is born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on this date.
  30. 1959 Sunday: Elvis Presley[iv] first met his future wife, 14-year-old Priscilla Beaulieu while stationed in West Germany in the U.S. Army.  They married in 1967 and divorced in 1973.  Meanwhile, the Soviet Union’s Luna 2 became the first space probe to reach the moon.
  31. 1960 Tuesday: The U.S. Federal Communications Commission banned payola, meaning record producers and artists could no longer ‘pay’ radio disc jockeys money to air their music.  What a load of crap!
  32. 1961 Wednesday: In La Mesa, California, Dave Mustaine- future guitarist/vocalist with the heavy metal band Metallica 1982-1983- is born.
  33. 1962 Thursday: Mississippi Governor Ross Barnett rejected the U.S. Supreme Court’s order for the University of Mississippi to admit James Meredith, a black student, declaring in a televised address, “We will not drink from the cup of genocide.”  
  34. 1963 Friday: The “Outer Limits” premieres on ABC-TV.
  35. 1965 Monday: Future drummer with the British rock band, the Who[v] (and son of former Beatles[vi] drummer Ringo), Zak Starkey, is born in London, England, on this date.
  36. 1967 Wednesday: In Akron, Ohio, future vocalist with the hard-rock band, Judas Priest- Tim “Ripper” Owens is born.  When popular vocalist Rob Halford took some time off, Owens replaced him for a while.
  37. 1968 Friday: The Balkan nation of Albania withdraws from the Warsaw Pact.
  38. 1970 Sunday: The first New York City Marathon took place; winner Gary Muhrcke finished the 26.2-mile run, which took place entirely inside Central Park, in 2:31:38.
  39. 1971 Monday: Eleven guards and 31 prisoners die in the aftermath of the Attica Prison riots as police and guards stormed the prison on this date to reinstall order after four days of rape, torture, and murder.
  40. 1973 Thursday: Congress passes a bill and sends it to President Richard M. Nixon to lift the blackout of all NFL games.
  41. 1974 Saturday: The television show, “The Rockford Files,” starring James Garner, premieres on NBC-TV.  In addition to that show, “Chico and the Man,” starring Jack Albertson and Freddie Prinze as well as “Policewoman,” starring Angie Dickenson, premiered on the same channel.
  42. 1989 Wednesday: Fay Vincent won election as commissioner of Major League Baseball, succeeding the late A. Bartlett Giamatti.
  43. 1990 Thursday: Iraqi troops storm the French Embassy in Kuwait City during their invasion of the country.
  44. 1993 Monday: At the White House, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and PLO chair Yasser Arafat shook hands after signing an accord granting limited Palestinian autonomy.  Elsewhere, “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” premiered on NBC-TV.
  45. 1996 Thursday: Rapper Tupac Shakur[vii] died at a Las Vegas hospital six days after other thugs shot him in a drive-by shooting; he was 25.
  46. 1997 Saturday: Funeral services were held in Calcutta, India, for Nobel peace laureate Mother Theresa on this date.  
  47. 1998 Sunday: Former Alabama Governor George C. Wallace died in Montgomery at age 79.
  48. 2001 Thursday: Two days after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the first few jetliners returned to the nation’s skies, but several major airports remained closed, and others opened only briefly.  President George W. Bush visited injured Pentagon workers and said he would carry the nation’s prayers to New York.
  49. 2004 Monday: U.S. warplanes in Iraq unleashed devastating airstrikes on a suspected hideout for operatives from an al-Qaida-linked group the same a video posted on a website in the name of the militants purportedly showed the beheading of a kidnapped Turkish truck driver.
  50. 2008 Saturday: Rescue crews ventured to pluck people from their homes in an all-out search for thousands of Texans who had stubbornly stayed behind overnight to face Hurricane Ike.
  51. 2011 Tuesday: Raul Castro, president of Cuba and a murderous communist thug, declares that the country will lay off 500,000 state workers to improve the island nation’s struggling economy.
  52. 2012 Thursday: Only two days after his government naming him to his new post, Shinichi Nishimiya, the newly appointed Japanese ambassador to China goes to the hospital after collapsing in Tokyo.  Meanwhile, in Moscow, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev calls for the freeing of homegrown Russian rock band, Pussy Riot.
  53. 2013 Friday: India’s Bharatiya Janata Party names Narendra Modi as their leader in the next general election.  Meanwhile, the ‘religion of peace,’ Islam, strikes yet again as a mosque bombing in Baghdad, Iraq, kills at least 30 people and injures numerous others.
  54. 2014 Saturday: Because other Arab states are unhappy with Qatar’s support of the Muslim Brotherhood, Qatar asks its followers to leave its country.  One of the charges leveled against Qatar and its support is that the nation received state secrets from Muslim Brotherhood member and former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi.
  55. 2015 Sunday: California Governor Jerry “Moonbeam” Brown declares a state of emergency after wildfires devastate Napa and Lake Counties.   Meanwhile, in Germany, even that nation is forced to temporarily close its borders as wave after wave of wandering Muslim ‘refugees and migrants’ continue struggling to get in, after crossing over from Turkey or sailing in leaky boats from North Africa.  When will it stop? [viii]
  56. 2016 Tuesday: Following news that her health is not all that good, Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton promises to release additional medical records so the public can learn about her various conditions.  Meanwhile, new video is released from a Trump rally in North Carolina that shows a Trump supporter sucker-punching a young leftist protester smack dab in the chops as security leads the little wimp out of the arena.  Elsewhere, former British Prime Minister David Cameron steps down from Parliament.
  57. 2017 Wednesday: In the aftermath of outgoing Hurricane Irma, first responders in Hollywood, Florida, try to rescue senior citizens trapped in a rest home sans electricity and air conditioning with at least 11 dead already.  WTF!  Meanwhile, U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says that after the Myanmar military has cracked down on its Rohingya Muslims that 370,000 have fled to Bangladesh.  He calls this ‘catastrophic.’  Myanmar doesn’t think so.
  58. 2018 Thursday: President Donald J. Trump dismissed the finding of public health experts who estimated that nearly 3,000 people had died in Puerto Rico from the effects of Hurricane Maria.  The death toll was nowhere near what his enemies proclaimed it to be.  Meanwhile, former UK Prime Minister and now head of the Global Extremist Monitor Tony Blair reports that in ‘2017, 121 Islamic extremist groups took the lives of at least 84,000 people around the world.’  Again, got to love the so-called ‘religion of peace.’  When is Islam going to undergo a reformation?  Finally, do-gooders in Spain vote to exhume the body of the ‘savior of Spain’ Generalissimo “El Caudillo” Francisco Franco from the Valley of the Fallen.  The man saved that country from communism, people.  Leave him where he lies.
  59. 2019 Friday: Rock star Eddie Money lost his battle with cancer on this date and died in Los Angeles, California, at age 70.   Elsewhere, for her part in the college admissions scandal, actress Felicity Huffman receives a sentence of 14 days in the clink.
  60. 2020 Sunday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 28,883,504 confirmed cases, +276,778, 922,197, confirmed deaths, +4,780, and 19,530,273 confirmed recoveries, +241,288.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 6,608,703 confirmed cases, UP 36,035 from yesterday’s reporting, 197,063 confirmed deaths, UP 517, and 3,570,592 confirmed recoveries, UP 14,915. 
  61. 2020 Sunday A: COVID-19 Statistics in the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 760,581 confirmed cases, 14,333 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 10,696 confirmed cases, 97 confirmed deaths, and 3,418 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 82,958 confirmed cases, 2,080 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: North Dakota- currently, they have 15,577 confirmed cases, 170 confirmed deaths, and 12,655 confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Dough Burgum, you are a good person!
  62. 2020 Sunday B: Following the shootings of two L.A. Sheriff’s deputies in Compton, California, a 31-year-old female and a recent graduate of the academy, a 24-year-old male while they sat in their patrol car, law enforcement in the city put out a $100,000 reward leading to the arrest of the POS shooter who strolled up to their car and shot each in the head.  At the time of this publishing, both are in critical condition fighting for their lives.   Meanwhile, as Tropical Storm Sally roils off the west coast of Florida, expected to make landfall tomorrow along the Mississippi-Louisiana coastline, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards declares a state of emergency.  Speaking of storms, Hurricane Paulette in the Atlantic Ocean is making landfall in Bermuda as we speak. 
  63. 2020 Sunday C: Failed Democratic candidate and former New York City Mayor Michael “Peewee” Bloomberg announces he is going to dump $100,000,000 into Florida to help win it for “Pro-China Joe” Biden.  Wow, how do we apply for some of those greenbacks?  Ah, well, polls show that Biden-Harris lead Trump-Pence across the nation by a comfortable margin of 51%-46%.  Speaking of President Trump, he is blitzing Nevada today meeting with all sorts of groups and speaking before large groups of people.  Still, Dems claim he is going to lose.   Elsewhere, House Homeland Security Committee Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-LA, says he sent a subpoena to acting Homeland Security Director Chad Wolf demanding he appear before the committee to answer questions on September 17.  Acting Secretary Wolf says he ‘will be happy to do so but first, he has to undergo the confirmation process so he can sit before them as the DHS director.
  64. 2020 Sunday D: The Chi-Coms are sniveling and whining that ‘President Trump is the fomenter of regional unrest in Asia.’  Wah, wah, wah, no wonder the Chinese Communist Party is supporting the campaign of “Pro-China Joe” Biden and Willie Brown’s ‘mattress,’ Sen. Kamala Harris.  The Chi-Coms are supporting Biden, the Russians are supporting Biden, the Iranians are supporting Biden, the Cubans are supporting Biden, hell, every country that hates the United States is supporting “Pro-China Joe” Biden- what does that tell you?  Elsewhere, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says ‘legislation is required’ to negotiate a free-trade deal with the European Union whom the PM says is threatening to blockade the Irish Sea.  WTF?  Finally, the western United States continues burning, homes are destroyed, people are dying all because the three governors of California, Oregon, and Washington won’t do proper forestry management.  Read tomorrow’s post in which, Chef Gervais says it’s because their retirement programs for public employees suck up approximately 90% of each state’s budget so it’s burn baby burn.  
  65. 2020 Sunday E: Today is the first Sunday of the NFL’s 101st season.  Here are the current scores: (1) Seattle Seahawks 38, Atlanta Falcons 25.  (2) Buffalo Bills 27, New York Jets 17.  (3) Chicago Bears 27, Detroit Lions 23.  (4) New England Patriots 21, Miami Dolphins 11.  (5) Washington REDSKINS 27, Philadelphia Eagles 17.  (6) Baltimore Ravens 38, Cleveland Browns 6.  (7) Green Bay Packers 43, Minnesota Vikings 34.  (8) Jacksonville Jaguars 27, Indianapolis Colts 20.   (9) New Orleans Saints 34, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23 (we predict a few more losses for the Bucs and Brady and Gronk will sign one day contracts with the New England Patriots so they can retire in Patriot uniforms).  (10) San Diego Chargers 16, Cincinnati Bengals 13.  (11) Arizona Cardinals 24, San Francisco 49ers 20.  (12) Oakland Raiders 34, Carolina Panthers 31.  Sunday Night Football: (13) Los Angeles Rams 20, Dallas Cowboys 17.
  66. 2021 Monday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 225,944,026 confirmed cases, +474,476, 4,651,372 confirmed deaths, +7,324 and 202,645,860 confirmed recoveries, +608,779.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 42,061,682 confirmed cases, UP 208,320 from yesterday’s reporting, 679,492 confirmed deaths, UP 1,504, [ix] and 32,008,900 confirmed recoveries, UP 137,032.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [x]   
  67. 2021 Monday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 361,034 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.  Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  Currently, Joe is shy 43,044 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  68. 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: 4,486,798 confirmed cases, 67,232 confirmed deaths, and 2,349,983 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,463,780 confirmed cases, 48,772 confirmed deaths, and 2,387,556 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 72,352 confirmed cases, 660 confirmed deaths, and 71,692 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 600,427 confirmed cases, 6,991 confirmed deaths, and 256,563 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Diamond Princess Ship: they have 46 confirmed cases, 0 confirmed deaths, and 46 confirmed recoveries.[xi]  
  69. 2021 Monday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,184,053 confirmed cases, 7,406 confirmed deaths, and 1,094,063 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).   Let us look at one other portion of the world- Macao, 211th area on the list: 63 cases of the virus, 0 confirmed death and 63 confirmed recoveries. [xii]     
  70. 2021 Monday D: Friday’s Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,869.63, UP 261.91 points (+0.76%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 15,105.58, DOWN 9.91 points (-0.066%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,468.73, UP 10.15 points (+0.23%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $70.65 per barrel, +0.18 (+0.26%).  The price of GOLD is $1,794.50 per troy oz., +0.10 (+0.01%) while the price of SILVER is $23.77 per troy ounce, -0.03 (-0.13%).  The price of PLATINUM is $956.60 per troy oz, -0.90 (-0.09%) while the price of COPPER is $4.36 per pound, -0.00 (-0.06%). [xiii]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,097.22 per troy oz, +1.51 (+0.07%). [xiv] The price of RHODIUM is $15,500.00 per troy oz., -300.00 (-1.90%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $765,000.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,895.25 per USD/T, +5.25 (+0.18%). [xv]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000022.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.45 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.88.     In Dominican Peso, one greenback equals 56.62 and in East Caribbean Dollar, a buck equal 2.70 and in Ecuadoran Sucre, one dollar equals 24.43 of theirs. [xvi]        
  71. 2021 Monday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have dropped to $4.396 per gallon, $2.993 in Florida, $4.057 in Hawaii, and $3.879 in Washington state. [xvii]    Let us look at one other location- Connecticut: $3.190.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- New Zealand: $6.559 per U.S. Gallon.[xviii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,757,077,774,031 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xix]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after United Kingdom, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Ireland with $318 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position. 
  72. 2021 Monday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Every day it becomes more and more depressing as to what is occurring along the U.S.-Mexico border as well as around the country where the Biden regime dumps illegal aliens and unvetted refugees but still, we must soldier onward.  Today is Day No. 172 for the world-famous ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris, aka Willie Brown’s part-time mattress, to be in charge of the calamity befalling the nation as well as her 79th day since her ONLY trip to the region to ‘view the problem.’ “Kooky,” get your flat ass down there and do your flipping job.  (Sources for One America News Illegal Alien Numbers: Center for Immigration Studies, Department of Homeland Security, Federation for American Immigration Reform, Institute for Defense Analyses, Yale, and MIT).
  73. 2020 Monday G: Covid-19 Lockdowns-Restrictions-and-Authoritarianism News– Six Los Angeles Police Department officers- the first of many expected to come- have filed suit against the city of Los Angeles over the imposition of China virus vaccines onto ALL citywide workers.  Good for you- stand strong and don’t give up.  Elsewhere, former New Jersey Governor Chris “Lard Lad” Christie says that ‘Joe Biden’s vaccine mandates will harden criticism of the unvaccinated.’  Go screw yourself, tubby.   However, a new Trafalgar poll shows a large percentage of the American people view Joe Biden’s illegal vaccine mandates as being ‘unconstitutional’ which they are.  Nothing Joe can or would do will change this.  They are ILLEGAL (as is the Biden regime).  Add to that the fact that President Donald J. Trump pointed out that during ‘his time in office, Democrats disparaged the vaccines’ so WTF Joe?
  74. 2021 Monday H: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer $44.58 (2) AstraZeneca $55.96 (3) Johnson & Johnson $165.93 (4) BioNTech $327.14 (5) Moderna $419.72.  As the push for more and more vaccine mandates increases, the enlightened reader must pay close attention to the stock prizes of the BIG PHARMA vaccine manufacturers so as to comprehend the reasons behind the push.  Democrats in Congress direct U.S. taxpayer dollars to these companies who then crank out billions of vaccines from which, the elected leaders and Deep State apparatchiks reap loads of money in the form of campaign donations, bribes, and kickbacks.  This is an evil system.  The same thing occurs for the military stocks outlined below.
  75. 2021 Monday I: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $83.64 (2) General Dynamics: $104.53 (3) Boeing: $214.49 (4) Lockheed Martin: $346.40 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $353.72.  Follow the money.  Follow the stocks in which the nomenklatura invests the BIG BUCKS.
  76. 2021 Monday J: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $36.25 (2) DuPont: $70.67 (3) Honeywell: $223.60 (4) 3M: $185.23 (5) Teijen: $1,676.00.  Remember when Dr. ‘Phony Tony’ Fauci said ‘we may have to wear goggles atop 2-3 masks?’  Well, this is why, these BIG PPE manufacturing companies sell stock, too, in which, the Deep State and elected leaders invest.  It’s almost like sleeping with one’s sister, it’s not right, it’s immoral, yet it happens all too frequently.  This must stop.
  77. 2021 Monday K: Artificial (Fake) Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 4) News– (1) Beyond Meat: $112.94 (2) Maple Leaf Foods, Inc./Tofurkey: $21.33.  The next big push is artificial meat, it’s BIG on the Green New Deal agenda.  They want to eradicate factory farming of livestock and replace it with “Soylent Green”-type FAKE MEAT.  It’s one thing to eat tofu and quite another to eat something of which, NO one knows what the hell is in it.  If you know nothing about “Soylent Green,” look it up.
  78. 2021 Monday L: Joe Biden News I– Mentally dead Joe Biden is being trolled after a video of him with a bunch of pro-Donald J. Trump school-aged kids goes viral. Even children know this POS dictator is illegitimate.  Biden took a photo with a group of kids who were all wearing MAGA hats and pro-Trump gear which the dictator seemed not to notice.  Our view is that IF this man is as absent as he seems, he must leave office NOW.  NOW!
  79. 2021 Monday M: Joe Biden’s Daily Disaster– Wherever doddering old Joe Biden stumbles- Idaho and California to survey ‘fire damage’- he attracts crowds but not the ones you may think.  These crowds are opposed to him, his policies, and the stinking mess he has caused in eight short months.  Average, ordinary, patriotic Americans let their ire be felt in respectful ways while the second week in a row, the chorus of “F**K JOE BIDEN” continues to grow at more and more college and university sports stadiums.  The American people have been pushed as far as they can go and the message is clear to everyone with half a brain or more: it is time for YOU to go, Joe.  Resign NOW.
  80. 2021 Monday N: Joe Biden Regime News I– U.S. Secretary of State Anthony “Bullshit” Blinken is testifying before the House Foreign Affairs Committee.  He will be answering questions on WHY his boss- slobbering Joe Biden- caused such devastation and destruction across that country.  The Republican National Committee is calling for the immediate termination of Secretary “Bullshit” Blinken over him being the face of the disgrace of the fetid, stinking mess of Afghanistan.   Next, “Kooky Kamala” Harris says the ‘U.S. government must protect the vaccinated from the unvaccinated.’  Uh, okay, then EVERY member of Congress and their staffers must get vaccinated with this questionable vaccine.  Otherwise, STFU.
  81. 2021 Monday O: Joe Biden Regime News II– A new book by Ben Schreckinger- former business associate of the Biden mob family- “The Bidens: Inside the First Family’s Fifty-Year Rise to Power”- demonstrates how the Biden crime family profited from Joe’s time in political office.  Wow.
  82. 2021 Monday P: Nancy Pelosi’s January 06-2021 False Flag Operation– Early today, a California man from Oceanside, California- 44-year-old Donald Craighead- was arrested outside the Democratic National Committee headquarters after Capitol Hill police officers noticed he had a machete and a bayonet in his nearby vehicle.  Hmmm, sounds like another Cesar Sayoc-type guy, another ‘Capitol Hill pipe bomber,’ some loser the Dems set up to commit some non-crime with which they can tar and feather their GOP opponents and President Donald J. Trump.  We await further information.
  83. 2021 Monday Q: Political News I– Senator Marsha Blackburn, R-TN, asks an especially important question: Were the mistakes the Biden regime committed in Afghanistan ‘intentional?’  (Note- we believe so, we believe the deal was to let the country implode as quickly as possible while leaving tens of billions of dollars of military and security equipment behind for the Taliban and other enemies such as communist China, Russia, and Iran to exploit.  We think that money would flow back to the Biden crime family in circuitous routes for handing over all this U.S. military technology.  Something similar occurred back in the early days of the Bush #43 regime when the Chi-Coms forced down one of our spy planes on Hainan Island and again when great pretender Barack Hussein Obama took office when the Iranians managed to bring down one of our drones.  Obama never demanded it back thus the Iranians and their allies gleaned U.S. military secrets.  This also occurred under the Clinton presidency when he allowed the Chi-Coms to gain U.S. missile secrets.  Amazing how all of these presidents think nothing of selling out the country they were elected to lead and how coincidentally, they achieve massive amounts of wealth.  Classic money-go-round with being a traitor thrown in for good measure).
  84. 2021 Monday R: Political News II– The Democrats continue pushing the finalization of the largest tax increase on the American people in U.S. history with Senator Joe Manchin, D-W. VA, being the lone holdout against the criminal $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation bill.  Senator Manchin is taking heat from his fellow Democrats including incoming from dingbat Sandy “The Fly” Cortez, she with the BIG ECONOMIC DEGREE from Boston University.  Senator Manchin waves the dumb bitch off the way a cow’s tail waves flies away from its ass.  Stand strong, Senator Manchin, stand strong.
  85. 2021 Monday S: Political News III– In yet another reason why regular Republicans detest their elected leaders, former President George W. Bush blasts average Americans by linking the Taliban and other jihadists to the Capitol Hill protesters who were swept up in the FALSE FLAG OPERATIONS being run by U.S. House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi on January 06, 2021.  (Note- my GOP colleagues tell me they wish they could take back their votes from voting for this bum back in 2000 and again in 2004.  I can see why they feel this way as this is not right.  Chef Itzi Nakamura).
  86. 2021 Monday T: Pro-Death Movement-Abortion News– Abortion providers across the United States are demanding the U.S. Supreme Court uphold Roe v. Wade, the ‘landmark’ decision that legalized the murder of the unborn from one end of the country to the other.
  87. 2021 Monday U: Arizona State News– An Arizona judge is going to look into the statewide ban on the wearing of masks in public schools.  Pro-mask groups are wailing and screaming over Governor Doug Ducey and his executive order banning the imposition of mask mandates and have found a favorable left-wing judge with which to challenge the governor’s constitutional authority on this and other Chi-Vi vaccine-related issues.
  88. 2021 Monday V: California State News– As the recall election is underway in California with which to remove perhaps the worst sitting governor in the history of the United States- Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom- reports are already coming out of people going to vote YES on the recall and discovering that the computer says, “They have already voted.”  There is going to be so much political chicanery coming from the left as the Dems try to save their ’golden bitch’ from being booted out on his ass that they are willing to replicate what they did on November 03, 2020, and that is to steal the election.  We suspect, however, that there are going to be so many YES votes on the recall that the Dems will be unable to mass produce enough ballots on the fly to save this puling POS governor.   The time is NOW to save the Golden State and to return it to the glorious place it once was.   
  89. 2021 Monday W: California State News II– Meanwhile, actress Rose McGowan joins forces with gubernatorial candidate Larry Elder saying that Governor Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom’s wife begged her NOT to talk about Harvey Weinstein’s depredations ahead of the world learning of them.  Seems like Governor “Nazi” Newsom and his wife aren’t so WOKE when it comes to a pig such as Mr. Weinstein.  Rep. Doug LaMalfa, R-CA 1st congressional district, told Newsmax that ‘off-base Newsom deserves recall.’   Elsewhere, Michael Reagan says that Larry Elder is going to get BLOWN OUT in tomorrow’s recall election.  Finally, Ashli Babbitt’s widowed husband, Aaron- reports that he has received FOUR mail-in ballots at his home where he lives alone.
  90. 2021 Monday X: Missouri State News– Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, is probing vandalism that befell a memorial to the victims of September 11, 2002.  What a bunch of Marxist scum.  We must begin ferreting these SOBs out and show them what it means to be an American with love of country.
  91. 2021 Monday Y: New York State News– A New York hospital announced recently that it will NO longer deliver babies due to so many of its OB staff leaving the hospital over the Chi-Vi vaccine mandates.  Sad, incredibly sad.  At least 30 delivery room personnel have stood up and said, “We are not going to get vaccinated for the Wuhan Fever.”  Stand your ground, people, stand your ground.
  92. 2021 Monday Z: Sports News I– Tonight is the first Monday Night Football game of the 2021-2022 NFL Season: the Baltimore Ravens (0-0) @ the Las Vegas Raiders.  In overtime, the Raiders pull one out with a final score of 33-27.  Las Vegas will be rocking tonight as this was the new stadium’s first home crowd.  The hookers are going to be busy all night…
  93. 2021 Monday AA: California Lottery Results-Powerball Monday Night Draw– here are the results for the Powerball Draw #884 with a jackpot of $416 million up for grabs: 37, 40, 50, 61, 63, and Powerball 21.  Out of 68,526 winning tickets in California, the highest winners were 45 people who had FOUR numbers for a prize of $429 apiece.
  94. 2022 Tuesday:  Every Californian must remember in November that NO matter how unknown many of the Republican candidates in the California General Election, we must vote for them.  While GREEN this and GREEN that sound orgasmic, the truth of the matter is, like anything else, one cannot wham-bam into existence without proper planning and forethought.  Look at our illustrious governor, threatening power shutoffs at every turn and encouraging ALL EV owners not to plug their cars in between the hours of 4:00 PM and 9:00 PM because it will shatter the grid, the day after the little sword-swallowing closet fruitcake told the state that come 2035, NO MORE GASOLINE POWERED VEHICLES WILL BE SOLD IN THE STATE.  This man is such a worthless moron, he should have been booted out in last year’s recall election yet using the same chicanery that saved George Gascon he managed to retain power.  People, even if the cost of EVs could be cut by half, most California homes would require expensive updates to their electrical system in order to charge these ‘miracle vehicles’ without throwing the breakers and shutting off power.  Friends, we expect to join the exodus out of the Golden State as soon as we can sell our landmark restaurant and to go into retirement, preferably either down in Florida or in Nevada.  Either one would be good because California is on the precipice of complete collapse, and it certainly does not have to be this way.  Chef James “Jimmy” Hall.   

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This artwork is #0951 an 8” x 10” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Lady Bug, Lady Bug.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

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Cheap Trick returned on September 10, 1977, with their sophomore effort, the acclaimed “In Color.”  The lineup featured the same quartet of Rick Nielsen (guitars, backing vocals), Robin Zander (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Tom Petersson (bass, backing vocals), and Bun E. Carlos (drums and percussion).  This album landed Cheap Trick on FM radio stations what with cuts such as “Big Eyes,” “I Want You to Want Me,” (BIG track in the land of the Rising Sun), “Oh, Caroline,” and “Clock Strikes Ten.”  Perhaps one of America’s soon-to-be-greatest bands, this album is a definite must-own by every aficionado of rock music.  Seek it out wherever you shop for the best in music, you will be glad you did.  

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[i] We will present the music of Chicago sometime in 2030 so we hope you will remain with us until then.

[ii] We began promoting the music of Foghat, one of the all-time greatest rock bands to explode out of England, beginning on Monday, 18-February-2018 through Monday, 19-March-2018.  We hope you will seek the music of this celebrated group out by checking out the blog posts on those dates.

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

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

[v] We 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.

[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] Tupac Shakur?  It could be 40 years before we begin promoting the music of rappers.  Please join us every day for that glorious day- you will be glad you did but NO Eminem. Fuck him- he hates his mother.

[viii] Many educated people believe that these so-called migrants are the advance waves of a Muslim invading army designed to bring Western Civilization down by overrunning Europe.  It must stop and it has to stop; otherwise, the world will transform into something it was never intended to be Sharia-ruled slave states with despots at the top.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

252. TODAY IN HISTORY—FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 09, 2022

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252. TODAY IN HISTORY—FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 09, 2022:

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U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice William Paterson; U.S. Attorney General William D. Mitchell; U.S. Secretary of War Harry Hines Woodring; U.S. Senator Chris Coons; Henri de Toulouse Lautrec, the Buffalo Springfield featuring Bruce Palmer, Eurythmics featuring Dave Stewart, Iron Butterfly featuring Doug Ingle, and Otis Redding:

  1. 490 B.C.: The Battle of Marathon took place between the invading Persian army and the Athenian army.
  2. 1492 Friday: The fleet of Christopher Columbus sets sail to the Americas.
  3. 1543 Thursday: Mary Stuart was crowned Queen of Scots at Sterling Castle, nine months after she was born.
  4. 1556 Sunday: The 223rd Roman Catholic Pope Paul IV refuses to crown Ferdinand I of Austria, ‘emperor.’ Paul IV served from May 23, 1555, to August 18, 1559.
  5. 1591 Monday: At the Battle of Flores in the Azores, the Spanish fleet defeats an English one.
  6. 1776 Monday: The Second Continental Congress made the term, “United States” official replacing “United Colonies.”
  7. 1806 Tuesday: In Albany, NY, the 8thS. Supreme Court associate justice, Federalist William Paterson, died on this date. President George Washington nominated Paterson to fill the seat of Associate Justice Thomas Johnson.  Paterson served from March 04, 1793, to September 08, 1806.
  8. 1830 Thursday: Charles Durant flew a balloon from New York City across the Hudson to Perth Amboy, New Jersey.
  9. 1836 Friday: Abraham Lincoln received his license with which to practice law on this date.
  10. 1850 Monday: California became the 31st state of the Union while the territories of Utah and Arizona are created.
  11. 1861 Monday: Sally Thompson is commissioned the one-and-only female commissioned officer in the Confederate Army.
  12. 1862 Tuesday: While on the march, General Robert E. Lee of the CSA splits his army into two components and sends General Stonewall Jackson to capture the Federal arsenal at Harper’s Ferry.
  13. 1867 Monday: Luxembourg gains independence from France.
  14. 1874 Wednesday: In Winona, Minnesota, future 54thS. Attorney General William D. Mitchell is born. A future Republican, he would serve under President Herbert Hoover from March 04, 1929, to March 04, 1933.
  15. 1893 Saturday: Francis Cleveland, wife of President Grover Cleveland, gave birth to a daughter, Esther, on this date, making the child the first one born in the White House.
  16. 1898 Friday: Tommy Fleming of Eau Claire, Wisconsin, won the first logrolling championship.
  17. 1899 Saturday: Captain Alfred Dreyfus of the French Army receives his sentence for purported crimes and is sentenced to life at the Devil’s Island penitentiary.
  18. 1901 Monday: In Saint-André-du-Bois, France, famed French artist Henri de Toulouse Lautrec died at age 36. He was a member of the Post-Impressionism and Art Nouveau schools of painting.
  19. 1904 Friday: For the first time in the United States, New York City employed mounted police officers.
  20. 1908 Wednesday: Mounted police take to the streets of New York City for the first time. Elsewhere in the world, Russia grabs a chunk of Poland. Finally, at Ft. Meyer, Virginia, Orville Wright makes the first one-hour plane flight.
  21. 1911 Saturday: Italy declared war on the Ottoman Turks and annexed Libya, Tripolitania, and Cyrenaica in North Africa.
  22. 1919 Tuesday: Some 1,100 members of Boston’s 1,500 man-police force went on strike; however, Governor Calvin Coolidge broke the strike using replacement officers. Elsewhere, Alexander Graham Bell and Casey Baldwin’s HD-4, a hydrofoil craft, set a world marine speed record.
  23. 1926 Thursday: Radio Corporation of America incorporated the National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC).
  24. 1932 Friday: The steamboat Observation exploded in New York’s East River killing 72 people.
  25. 1939 Saturday: The German army begins the envelopment of the Polish capital of Warsaw. The Luftwaffe begins pounding the dying city around the clock while German artillery begins a merciless shelling of the city.
  26. 1940 Monday: During the Battle of Britain, 28 German aircraft are shot down over southern England.
  27. 1941 Tuesday: In Dawson, Georgia, future famed soul singer, blues crooner, and all-around amazing vocalist, Otis Redding, is born. “Sitting on the dock of the bay, watching the time roll away…”
  28. 1942 Wednesday: During World War II, a submarine-launched airplane from a Japanese submarine drops incendiary bombs on coastal Oregon in the hopes of igniting a vast forest fire that would harm America’s war effort. The failed attempt was the first aerial bombing of the United States mainland by a foreign power.
  29. 1943 Thursday: Allied forces landed at Salerno and Taranto during World War II. Meanwhile, 15 German JU-88 bombers sink the Italian flagship, Roma.
  30. 1944 Saturday: Red army troops liberate former Axis ally, Bulgaria, from the Nazis; this is a national day for the nation. Meanwhile, in the West, Allied troops liberate Luxembourg.
  31. 1945 Sunday: Japanese troops surrender in China, Korea, Indochina, and Taiwan. Meanwhile, in Omaha, Nebraska, Doug Ingle, future keyboardist and vocalist with the Los Angeles, California, psychedelic band, Iron Butterfly[i], is born on this date.
  32. 1946 Monday: Bruce Palmer, bassist with the Los Angeles rock band, the Buffalo Springfield[ii] from 1966-1968, was born in Toronto, Canada, on this date.
  33. 1948 Thursday: The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) was declared.
  34. 1952 Tuesday: In Sunderland, England, future multi-instrumentalist and composer Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics is born.
  35. 1955 Friday: Don Zimmer hits the Dodgers’ Major League Baseball franchise’s 4,000th
  36. 1956 Sunday: Elvis Presley[iii] made the first of three appearances on the “Ed Sullivan Show.”
  37. 1957 Monday: REPUBLICAN President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the first civil rights bill to pass congress since the Reconstruction, a measure primarily concerned with protecting voting rights, and which also established a Civil Rights Division in the U.S. Department of Justice. How come Democrats never remember that the GOP fought for civil rights and that the Democrats supported racism, separate-but-equal, the KKK, cross-burning, Jim Crow, cops with fire hoses and rabid dogs, lynchings, and everything else they attempt to shift onto the Republicans now? Let us not forget that the Southern Democrats were the slaveowners and that the Northern Democrats did their best to provide them cover prior to and during the Civil War?  
  38. 1960 Friday: In the first regular-season American Football League game, the Denver Broncos defeated the Boston Patriots 13-10.
  39. 1963 Monday: In Greenwich, Connecticut, future Democratic Senator representing the state of Delaware- Chris Coons- is born. He would enter the world’s greatest ‘deliberative body’ on November 15, 2010.
  40. 1965 Thursday: Sandy Koufax of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitched the eighth perfect game in Major League Baseball history. Elsewhere, French President Charles de Gaulle announced that France planned to withdraw from NATO to protest the domination of the U.S. within the organization. Fast-forward to 2016 and the French are angry that Britain underwent Brexit to get the hell out of the European Union.
  41. 1967 Saturday: In Topeka, Kansas, the 53rdS. Secretary of War Harry Hines Woodring died at age 80. A Democrat, he served under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt from September 25, 1936, to June 20, 1940.
  42. 1971 Thursday: Prisoners seized the maximum-security Attica Correctional Facility near Buffalo, New York, beginning a siege that ended up claiming 43 lives. Elsewhere, Gordie Howe of the Detroit Red Wings retired from the National Hockey League.
  43. 1976 Thursday: Communist leader Mao Zedong[iv] died in Beijing at age 82. Elsewhere, JVC unveiled its new VHS videocassette recorder during a presentation in Tokyo.
  44. 1979 Sunday: Tracy Austin, at 16, became the youngest player to win the U.S. Open Women’s tennis title.
  45. 1984 Sunday: Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears broke Jim Brown’s combined yardage record.
  46. 1986 Tuesday: Frank Reed, director of a private school in Lebanon, was taken hostage; he was released 44 months later. Elsewhere, a New York jury indicted Gennadiy Zakharov on espionage charges. Zakharov was a Soviet United Nations employee.
  47. 1987 Wednesday: Colorado Senator and Democratic Presidential Candidate Gary Hart admits on “Nightline” to cheating on his wife.
  48. 1991 Monday: Boxer Mike Tyson was indicted in Indianapolis on a charge of raping Desiree Washington, a beauty pageant contestant on this date in what many believe was a frame job to ensnare the embattled boxer. A jury convicted him, and he ended up serving three years of a six-year prison stretch.
  49. 1993 Thursday: Israel and PLO leaders agreed to recognize one another. While Israel has attempted to make peace, the lying Palestinians always do their best to avoid making peace.
  50. 1994 Friday: The U.S. agreed to accept about 20,000 Cuban immigrants a year. This was in return for Cuba’s promise to halt the flight of refugees. So instead of sending us immigrants, they send us criminals—and Obama opened the door to Cuba during his second term—son of a bitch!
  51. 1995 Saturday: Amtrak’s Broadway Limited service made its final run between New York and Chicago.
  52. 1997 Tuesday: Sinn Fein, the IRA’s political ally, formally renounced violence and took part in talks on Northern Ireland’s future. Meanwhile, elsewhere in the world, actor Burgess Meredith died in Malibu at age 89.
  53. 1998 Wednesday: Four tourists who had paid $32,500 each were taken in a submarine to view the wreckage of the Titanic. The ship is 2 miles below the Atlantic off Newfoundland.
  54. 2002 Monday: Former astronaut Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin was confronted outside the Luxe Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, by conspiracy theorist Bart Sibrel, who demanded that he swear on a Bible that he had been to the moon. However, Aldrin ended up punching him in the jaw. Good for you, Buzz, knock that pansy out!
  55. 2005 Friday: Federal Emergency Management Agency Director Michael Brown, the principal target of harsh criticism of the Bush administration’s response to Hurricane Katrina, was relieved of his command.
  56. 2010 Thursday: At Bauchi in northern Nigeria, a terrorist group attacks a prison and liberates 721 inmates. This group is Boko Haram. Elsewhere, in the Philippines, a high court orders former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos to fork over $280,000 in restitution for money she and her hubby, President Ferdinand Marcos helped themselves from the National Food Authority back in 1983. 
  57. 2012 Sunday: The government of Serbia announces that it has a witness of organ harvesting of prisoners during the war in Kosovo. Meanwhile, ISIS runs amok across Iraq, murdering at least 100 people and wounding another 350 or more in a blitz of suicide bombings and attacks. Where’s Barack Hussein Obama?
  58. 2013 Monday: Near the foot of Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem, archaeologists discover 1,400-year-old treasure, called “the Opel Treasure.” Elsewhere, four days of vehicular gridlock began near the George Washington Bridge when two of three approach lanes from Fort Lee, New Jersey, were blocked off; Democrats later blamed the traffic jam on loyalists to New Jersey Governor Chris “Big Fats” Christie over the refusal of Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich to endorse Christie for re-election. Christie denied any prior knowledge of the lane closures.  Hmmm, could “Big Fats” big telling the truth or is he a lying scumbag?  We will never know.
  59. 2014 Tuesday: In Taiwan, the government arrests six scumbags for selling contaminated lard products to foodservice operations, manufacturers, and restaurant suppliers, the lard contained discarded cooking oil as well as waste material from leather manufacturers. Meanwhile, in Iran, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei undergoes prostate surgery. It must have gone well, in 2020, the old POS is still alive.
  60. 2015 Wednesday: Elizabeth II became the longest reigning monarch in British history.
  61. 2016 Friday: During the second term of Barack Hussein Obama, North Korea conducted its fifth nuclear weapons test. Leader Kim Jong Un wanted to make sure he caused problems for the successor of the 44th president, whether it was going to be Hillary Clinton or Donald J. Trump.
  62. 2017 Saturday: At the 74th Annual Venice Film Festival, Guillermo Del Toro’s “Shape of Water” wins the coveted Golden Lion Award. The movie starred Michael Shannon, Octavia Spencer, Sally Hawkins, Richard Jenkins, and numerous others.
  63. 2018 Sunday: After six more women air their #MeToo allegations against CBS News boss Les Moonves in the New Yorker, he throws in the towel and calls it quits. Meanwhile, things are going crazy across Russia as police begin arresting anti-pension reform protests, rounding up one-thousand, or more, in a single day. Hey!  Vladimir Putin and his flunkies need to self-enrich so something has to give…
  64. 2019 Monday: After South Africa undergoes a wave of xenophobic violence, Nigeria says it will act quickly to repatriate at least 600 of their citizens. Since Nelson Mandela died, everything has gone to hell in the once-stable country. Meanwhile, singer John Legend[v] and plump wife Chrissy Tiegen light up President Donald J. Trump who launched into them on Twitter for criticizing his prison reform efforts.  He called them “foulmouthed’ and ‘boring,’ two criticisms the two ‘beautiful people’ didn’t like.  The truth always hurts.
  65. 2020 Wednesday: Today, we learned that across the nation, Democrats dominate the requests for mail-in voting ballots. Folks, this is a time-honored variation of a psychological trick the Democrats ALWAYS use which is to depress their opponents into believing it’s a ‘done deal,’ that whomever the Republican president is, he is going to lose and to LOSE BIG. Don’t fall for it, let them do what they are doing.  Speaking of Democrats, we learned that the Harris-Biden 2020 Campaign raked in $355 million for the month of August: however, no reporting of the Trump-Pence tallies.  Elsewhere, Chicago reports that downtown Chi-Town renters are abandoning the city and who can blame them?  Lawlessness, mob violence, shootings, beatings, rapes, all are on the rise.  Thanks to this, occupancy rates have fallen by 5.2-percent over the past few weeks which means that Chicago- like New York City and other big BLUE STATE METROPOLISES- is going to die due to poor leadership and criminal mismanagement.   Next, Fox News reports that Obama-Biden, over their eight years in office lost 494,000 manufacturing jobs while over the past three years, Donald Trump gained them back.  Yet, “Pro-China Joe” Biden is on the campaign trails when he can wake up claiming HE is the one who will bring jobs back to America.   Speaking of President Trump, the Nobel Peace Prize group announced they were putting in Trump’s name for their 2021 Award thanks to trying to make peace with the North Koreans and for brokering a peace deal between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, something, laughingly, that Vice President Biden claims ‘me and Barack set the foundation for;’ please, you two goobers did no such thing.  
  66. 2020 Wednesday A: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 27,605,570 confirmed cases, UP by 213,357 cases, 898,269 confirmed deaths, UP by 556 deaths, and 18,565,072 confirmed recoveries, UP by 187,663 recoveries. Here are the numbers for the United States: 6,434,718 confirmed cases, UP by 23,326 new cases, 193,119 confirmed deaths, UP by 668 new deaths, and 3,481,537 confirmed recoveries, UP by 30,719 new recoveries. (The number of recoveries would be even greater if Blue State governors would report them but alas, we know they won’t- corrupt motherf**kers).
  67. 2020 Wednesday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day employs chef-authors, California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the stats, Golden State first: 747,603 confirmed cases, 13,899 confirmed deaths, but as is the norm, NO mention of confirmed recoveries. Next, here are the stats for the Aloha State: 10,025 confirmed cases, 88 confirmed deaths, and 3,063 confirmed recoveries. Finally, in the Ever-Red, uh, we mean, the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 81,133 confirmed cases, 2,046 confirmed deaths, but like California, the palooka-faced 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, Wyoming: 4,103 confirmed number of cases, 42 confirmed number of deaths, and 3,451 confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Mark Gordon for providing us the proper figures.
  68. 2020 Wednesday C: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 27,940.47, UP 439.58 points (+1.60%). Next, the NASDAQ: 11,141.56, UP 293.87 points (+2.71%). Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,398.96, UP 67.12 points (+2.01%).  The price of GOLD is $1,955.10 per troy oz., +0.20 (+0.01%) while the price of SILVER is $27.21 per troy ounce, +0.127 (+0.47%).  The price of PLATINUM is $924.10 per troy oz, -0.80 (-0.09%) while the price of COPPER is $3.06 per pound, +0.0035 (+0.11%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,305.80 per troy oz, -37.40 (-1.60%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $37.83 per barrel, -0.22 (-0.58%).  Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.83 Chi-Com yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 21.37.
  69. 2020 Wednesday D: The Iranian garbage announce they are building a new, more secure site from which to enrich uranium at a much more rapid pace so they can build a bomb or two, the first one in 3.5-months. The Iranian Revolutionary Guard and their mullah bosses claim the Mossad destroyed their first site via fire and explosions earlier in the year. Folks, time to NUKE the living s**t out of these scumbags.  
  70. 2020 Wednesday E: Meanwhile, the Oscars announce complicated new diversity rules so we can all encircle the bonfire and sing ‘happy, happy, joy, you.’ Here they are: A QUOTA SYSTEM, how about that? To ensure more equitable representations, one of four lead actors must come from underrepresented groups such as black, Hispanic, Middle Eastern, Pacific Islander, or whatever else they can dream up along with 30-percent of all secondary actors must come from underrepresented groups including gays, the disabled, and the aforementioned groups as well as chicks.  In addition to that, the storylines/focus/themes must focus on underrepresented groups, and finally, at least two senior executives must come from underrepresented groups.  Wow, we already don’t watch movies now so from this point forward, we won’t be watching any flipping movies but if a producer wants their film to qualify for an Oscar- any Oscar- they will have to meet each of these requirements or qualify for NOTHING.   
  71. 2020 Wednesday F: The woman accusing President Donald J. Trump of sexual assault, aka ‘rape,’ back in the 1990s- E. Jean Carroll- says the U.S. Department of Justice’s decision to defend the president was “UNPRECEDENTED.” It is not unprecedented as many times the U.S. Department of Justice will insert itself into a legal case on behalf of an individual federal employee and since President Trump IS a federal employee, it is perfectly legal and common. Carroll claims that since the president recently disputed her accusations by saying (1) it never happened and (2) he doesn’t know her; it has harmed her credibility and her reputation.  Wah-wah-wah.  The Westfall Act gives federal employees absolute immunity from legal actions such as these and since Ms. Carroll is going to court in New York State, one can smell the malevolent odor of New York State Attorney General Letitia “Tish” James (as well as decrepit old battleax Hillary Rodham Clinton) somewhere in the mix.  We suspect that “Pro-China Joe” Biden will attempt to copy Trump’s tactics at a debate between he and Mrs. Clinton back in 2016 when the NY real estate developer and media mogul trotted out all of Bill Clinton’s rape accusers and sat them in the front row to throw the former first lady, senator, and secretary of state off her game- it worked but Ms. Carroll won’t sway Trump.  You can bet on it.  With the U.S. defending Trump, the case moves from New York State courts to the federal courts where she will end up the one in trouble.  Count on that, too.
  72. 2020 Wednesday G: Excerpts from Bob Woodward’s upcoming book, “Rage,” have clips of President Trump on tape downplaying COVID-19’s danger. President Trump has done more than any other country around the globe to defeat this Chi-Com bat flu, yellow fever virus running amok and when questioned on his statements, the commander-in-chief says he did ‘not want to cause a panic.’ Sounds about right.  What matters here is that communist China LIED to the world and must pay a price for their crimes against humanity.  Elsewhere, on the campaign trail, Joe’s anti-senility meds are working fairly well today, and he uses the admissions of Trump on tape to blast him and to tell the world all the amazing things he will do as president.  God help us!
  73. 2021 Thursday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 223,995,675 confirmed cases, +737,757, 4,619,835 confirmed deaths, +12,049 and 200,583,433 confirmed recoveries, +782,535. Next, here are the stats for the United States: 41,561,156 confirmed cases, UP 245,369 from yesterday’s reporting, 674,547 confirmed deaths, UP 3,938, [vi] and 31,744,959 confirmed recoveries, UP 134,170. We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them.[vii]   
  74. 2021 Thursday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 356,119 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic. Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus. Currently, Joe is shy 47,959 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  75. 2021 Thursday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,463,803 confirmed cases, 66,934 confirmed deaths, and 2,340,618 confirmed recoveries. Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,436,788 confirmed cases, 48,273 confirmed deaths, and 2,375,875 confirmed recoveries. Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 69,573 confirmed cases, 633 confirmed deaths, and 68,940 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 596,618 confirmed cases, 6,935 confirmed deaths, and 255,708 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., S. Federal Prisons: they have 55,909 confirmed cases, 257 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries. [viii]  
  76. 2021 Thursday C: Foreign Covid Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,145,932 confirmed cases, 7,313 confirmed deaths, and 1,059,332 confirmed recoveries (same numbers). Let us look at one other portion of the world- Greenland, 207th country on the list: 377 cases of the virus, N/A confirmed deaths and 309 confirmed recoveries. [ix]    
  77. 2021 Thursday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,879.38, DOWN 151.69 points (-0.43%). Next, the NASDAQ: 15,248.25, DOWN 38.38 points (-0.25%). Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,493.28, DOWN 20.79 points (-0.46%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $68.03 per barrel, -0.06 (-0.07%).  The price of GOLD is $1,796.30 per troy oz., -3.70 (-0.21%) while the price of SILVER is $24.06 per troy ounce, -0.12 (-0.48%).  The price of PLATINUM is $967.50 per troy oz, -7.00 (-0.72%) while the price of COPPER is $4.30 per pound, +0.01 (+0.07%). [x]   The price of PALLADIUM is $2,197.70 per troy oz, +18.77 (+0.86%). [xi] The price of RHODIUM is $16,500.00 per troy oz., -500.00 (-2.9994%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $765,000.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,835.50 per USD/T, +55.15 (+2.02%).  [xii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000021.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.46 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.93.     In Central African CFA Franc, one greenback equals 554.81 and in Chilean Peso, a buck equal 792.90 and in Chinese Yuan Offshore, one dollar equals 6.45 of theirs.[xiii]        
  78. 2021 Thursday E: S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have dropped to $4.396 per gallon, $3.009 in Florida, $4.075 in Hawaii, and $3.883 in Washington state. [xiv] Let us look at one other location- Alabama: $2.840. We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Spain: $6.312 per U.S. Gallon.[xv]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,741,965,625,065 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xvi]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Australia, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is All others with $215 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  79. 2021 Thursday F: Afghanistan Crisis and Collapse News– Rep. Jim Jordan, R-OH 4th congressional district, says ‘it’s no surprise’ that four former Gitmo detainees are now running the show in Afghanistan. Next, Rep. Ronny Jackson, R-TX 13th congressional district, says that ‘Congress has neglected any talk of the failed Afghan evacuation.’  Meanwhile, Rep. Mark Green, R-TN 7th congressional district, says recently imported Afghan refugees dumped in Virginia are able to have free-run of the state.  Elsewhere, Senator Marsha Blackburn, R-TN, says that the ‘Taliban and other enemies of the U.S. do not fear us.’  Immigration guru and former Trump confidante Stephen Miller told Newsmax today that the ‘goal of the Biden regime is to settle as many refugees around the country as it possibly can.’
  80. 2021 Thursday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Today is Day No. 169 for the so-called ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be running the show and Day No. 76 since her sole visit to the border to do her job. Anyhow, here are the numbers as presented by One America News for the utter disaster befalling the nation. First, here are the numbers for the cost as of this day for caring for all this riffraff: $517,821,024.  Next, here is the cost for just this year of caring for the castoff products of the Third World: $275,586,383,872.  Next, here are the numbers for illegal aliens who have swarmed into the United States this year: 2,824,539.  Finally, here are the numbers of illegals estimated to be living in the country: 36,824,540.  However, we know the number is double that, if not higher.  This must stop. (Sources for One America News Illegal Alien Numbers: Center for Immigration Studies, Department of Homeland Security, Federation for American Immigration Reform, Institute for Defense Analyses, Yale, and MIT).  Chip Roy, R-TX 21st congressional district, says that ‘Joe Biden has been totally absent during the southern border crisis.’
  81. 2021 Thursday H: Foreign News-Overseas News I– The Saudi Arabian Embassy in Washington, D.C. says that it ‘welcomes’ the upcoming disclosure of its role in the September 11, 2001, terror attacks and notes that it had NO role in them whatsoever. We shall see. Next, Yair Netanyahu- Benjamin Netanyahu’s son- says Israel is ‘spiraling out of control without his dad in office.’  Meanwhile, in other truly crazy news, New South Wales, Australia, has people on lockdown and now is putting a cap on the amount of alcohol one citizen can have delivered to their home or apartment per day: six beers or one bottle of wine.  What the hell is going on in that totally insane country?  This is frigging loony tunes, folks.  Finally, Chi-Com warplanes are penetrating Taiwanese airspace every day.  The war is coming…
  82. 2021 Thursday I: COVID-19 Lockdowns-Restrictions-and-Authoritarianism News– New Jersey police and firefighters are protesting in the streets against COVID-19 vaccine mandates being imposed upon them. Fight back, people, fight back. Meanwhile, liberal hypocrisy is on full display today: where once the American Civil Liberties Union stood against government-opposed mandates- especially medical ones- the ACLU now stands firmly behind all those seeking to impose harsh COVID-19 restrictions and vaccine mandates on the American people.  Speaking of the Chi-Vi, Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci says there are too many new cases of the ‘VID to stop calling it a pandemic.’  “Phony Tony,” we hate to say this but it’s now endemic, something with which, we will just have to live- thanks to the Chi-Coms.   Meanwhile, Rep. Andy Harris, R-MD 1st congressional district, says there’s ‘no reason WHY someone who has had COVID-19 should have to get the vaccines.’
  83. 2021 Thursday J: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer $46.03 (2) AstraZeneca $56.29 (3) Johnson & Johnson $168.07 (4) BioNTech $351.38 (5) Moderna $455.92. As you can see, the money-go-round is alive and well. Moderna is developing a 1-dose booster shot for the Chi-Vi and the flu, combined together in a double-whammy of God knows what to the human body.  Experts in the medical industry say that it takes two years at least to put a vaccine through clinical trials and we have not done that yet.  Anyone takes this crap, God help them.  Next, Joe Biden was bragging on the U.S. donating 140 million doses overseas with another 500 million slated to go to poor, highly deserving countries around the world.  Once again, here is the money-go-round in action.  Politicians and Deep State apparatchiks are highly invested in these companies and thus the federal government BUYS the vaccines, ships them elsewhere, and the aforementioned politicians and apparatchiks receive dividends as well as campaign funding and other freebies from these companies.  This is EVIL.
  84. 2021 Thursday K: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $83.66 (2) General Dynamics: $203.81 (3) Boeing: $213.94 (4) Lockheed Martin: $348.93 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $356.78.
  85. 2021 Thursday L: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $36.12 (2) DuPont: $70.30 (3) Honeywell: $222.93 (4) 3M: $185.75 (5) Teijen: $1659.00. WHY do you think that losers such as Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci and the CDC director, Dr. Rochelle Walensky continue pushing the wearing of masks? Like the vaccines, it’s the classic money-go-round as outlined above.  (Note- soon, we will begin doing the fake meat company stocks as the war on meat is on the way as of today…)
  86. 2021 Thursday M: President Donald J. Trump News– Gold Star mother Shana Chappell invited President Donald J. Trump to her U.S. Marine son Kareen Nikoui who was killed in the bomb blast at the Hamid Karzai International Airport- along with 12 other U.S. servicemembers- last month.
  87. 2021 Thursday N: Joe Biden News I– Joe Biden released his oppressive ‘plan’ to get ‘COVID-19 under control.’ He is going to increase the pressure to get 80 million Americans who remain unconvinced or who simply won’t get the vaccine to undergo vaccination whether they want to or not. He is going to demand mask mandates and will counter any governor’s plan to either overlook demanding vaccinated employees or who blows off mask mandates (please see our new section on PPE manufacturers’ stock prices to understand the money-go-round on all this bull crap).  He wants to get schools open, will require ALL companies with 100 or more employees to force ALL employees to undergo vaccination even as he provides the U.S. Postal Service a carve out- NO vaccinations for them!  Say, what the f**k?  (The Republican National Committee is suing the Biden regime over its new COVID-19 ‘mandates’).
  88. 2021 Thursday O: Joe Biden’s Daily Disaster– Joe Biden was talking crap the other day about the U.S. Stock Market and the effect he was having on it. Well, stocks are tanking as are his approval numbers. Joe Biden now is a few points shy of what President Jimmy Carter’s were towards the end of his first and only term in office.  Joe Biden has collapsed below 40-percent approval which is not good for a usurper who has only been in office eight months.
  89. 2021 Thursday P: Joe Biden Regime News I– Amid growing resistance from the GOP, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen urges Congress to raise the debt ceiling before the government implodes. Next, the Biden regime is planning on hitting ALL Americans with massive tax increases such as charging drivers a tax of $0.08 per mile (actual figure will vary depending on types of vehicles). As for death taxes, unsold assets will be subject to tax as high as 43.3-percent for the wealthiest households on top of a 40-percent estate tax for millionaires.  Capital gains taxes will increase from 21-percent to 28-percent with a top marginal rate of 39.6-percent.  This is ONLY the beginning.  Meanwhile, the Biden regime had to pull the nomination of one of the worst POS yet to come out of this fraudulent regime, David Chipman nominated to head the Bureau of Alcohol and Tobacco.  What difference does it make?  The regime will send some other nut up to Capitol Hill to try to get confirmed.  We shall see.
  90. 2021 Thursday Q: Joe Biden Regime News II– Joe Biden lays out a plan to lower drug costs for associated with Medicare. (Note- President Donald J. Trump already did this, you loser). Next, the Biden regime is slamming the meat industry for ‘pandemic pricing.’  Joe, there were no workers, no livestock feed deliveries, WTF is wrong with you?  Why the f**k don’t you just shut the hell up?  What a loser.  Next, the U.S. Department of Justice is suing Texas over its new fetal heartbeat abortion ban law. 
  91. 2021 Thursday R: Nancy Pelosi’s January 06-2021 False Flag Operation– The FBI released new info on the ‘Capitol Hill pipe bomber.’ We think they have another Cesar Sayoc in the works. IF you don’t know who Mr. Sayoc is, look him up- that was bullshit, too.  Meanwhile, U.S. House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi, the nonagenarian destroying the country, is putting Fort Pelosi back up ahead of the upcoming protest on Capitol Hill grounds in support of the political prisoners still in the slammer in D.C.  (We suspect that this protest is going to be infiltrated by Antifa and BLM agents who will then make this event even more explosive than the one on January 06, 2021.  See how it all works?  It’s not good).
  92. 2021 Thursday S: Political News I– Matt Gaetz, R-FL 1st congressional district, says that House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-CA 23rd congressional district, must stand up and do something with (losers) Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger. Amen, boot those two scumbags out of the Republican conference. NOW.  Speaking of Leader McCarthy, he is asking SCOTUS to declare proxy voting in the House unconstitutional.
  93. 2021 Thursday T: Political News II– Rep. Clay Higgins, R-LA 3rd congressional district, said today that the U.S. is ‘greatly weakened’ since Joe Biden cheated his way into the White House. Next, Rep. Guy Reschenthaler, R-PA 14th congressional district, says that Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci should be charged with lying before Congress which he did.  Lock him up.  Meanwhile, conservative icon Todd Starnes said that Joe Biden should ‘show some respect for both the U.S. military and the U.S. Constitution.’  Good luck with that, Mr. Starnes.
  94. 2021 Thursday U: Business News– Amazon.com announces it’s going to ‘invest $1.2 billion over the next four years to put their frontline employees through college or to get their high school diplomas. (Note- Eric Bolling at Newsmax said, ‘how about paying some taxes, Amazon?’ Everyone wants the answer to that pressing question).
  95. 2021 Thursday V: Pro-Death Movement-Abortion News– Washington, D.C. Roman Catholic Archbishop Wilton Gregory says that ‘Joe Biden is NOT demonstrating Catholic faith.’ We concur. It is fake Catholics such as these who are going to be visiting Hell.  They have forgotten the teachings of the Holy Catholic Church.
  96. 2021 Thursday W: Social Media News– Many were shocked when a racist bitch wearing a gorilla mask of all-things threw an egg at gubernatorial candidate Larry Elder, R-CA, and then tried to fight with his security. Typical liberal BS but the Twitter verse is up in arms over this incident. About flipping time, folks.
  97. 2021 Thursday X: California State News– Democrats are beginning to sob tears over the impending doom for Governor Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom. We are praying that POS is BLOWN OUT. (Hey, Gavin- where’s those relief checks you were going to send us?).  In fact, slobbering Joe Biden is coming to California to campaign for “Nazi” Newsom this upcoming Monday. 
  98. 2021 Thursday Y: Sports News I– The opening game of the 2021-2022 NFL Season begins with the Dallas Cowboys playing the world champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In a nail-biter of a game, the Bucs pulled it out in the final couple of seconds to win by a final score of 31-29. What a game.  The Cowboys played their hearts out but if you give Tom Brady a couple of seconds, that son-of-a-gun will pull it out.
  99. 2021 Thursday Z: For us, this is the midpoint of the week. Let us see what Beijing Biden is up to today… NFL 2021-22 Season opens tonight with the Dallas Cowboys visiting Superbowl champions Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Bucs, obviously…
  100. 2022 Friday: Friends, I know everyone is celebrating the ‘lowered gasoline prices’ for which, frigging Joe Biden gets all the ‘credit’ but it’s a phony lowering of prices.  As everyone should know, he has tapped our Strategic Oil Preserve which President Donald J. Trump worked so diligently to fill with much of it flowing across the Pacific Ocean so we can pay the interest on our debt.  The real stunner will be the day after Election Day when oil prices will skyrocket back up because the Dems will have two years to ride out the tidal wave of anger until the 2024 Election Cycle.  I think prices will rise higher than what they were before the artificial lowering because the prices will reflect the true cost of gasoline as things now stand.  Democrats do not want people using gasoline-powered cars and so once unrestrained by what voters think, the prices will rise and will continue to rise thus worsening our economic circumstances.  This November, we must vote out every frigging Democrat no matter if they seem ‘reasonable’ because none of them are.  We must neuter the Biden regime and force them to go even more draconian in their retributions against us so everyone can see that Joe f**king Biden is little more than a senile tool of Barack Hussein Obama, a fraudulent president if ever one existed.  Let me know what you think.  Chef James “JT” Tobiason.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0947 a 16” x 20” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Soft Sunset.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

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The Beach Boys released a jam-packed 4-CD (plus a DVD) set: “Sounds of Summer: The Very Best of the Beach Boys” on April 28, 2022.  This set has approximately 80 tunes on it, big hits, not-so-big-hits, B-sides, unreleased, and archival tunes all lovingly compiled by Capitol Records with all sorts of additions with which to sweeten the pot- plus a DVD.    IF you have not yet brought the music of fun-sun-surf-hot chicks, fast cars, motorcycles, and all the rest of the music that made our summers so much delicious fun back in the 1960s and 1970s and even beyond, this is the way in which new fans and old-timers like us to accomplish this necessary task. Seek it out, don’t fret the cost, and buy it now- you will be glad you did.

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[i] We promoted the music of Iron Butterfly beginning on Saturday, 27-July-2013 through Thursday, 08-August-2013.  We hope you will seek them out and consider adding them to your ever-growing collection of rock music.  Nothing one finds today compares with the classic rock of old.  Throw out your Maroon 5 albums and go with the crème de la crème of the 1960s and 1970s.

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

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

[iv] Good riddance to this Chi-Com POS.  He was a murderous thug and deserves to burn in Hell.

[v] We don’t ever plan on doing the music of this little wimp. Maybe in 80-100 years?

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

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

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

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

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

[xi] 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.

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

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

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

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

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

231. TODAY IN HISTORY—FRIDAY, AUGUST 19, 2022

It might be time to begin playing ball and soon because this November, well, things may not change for the good. It’s clear the Senate Republicans are not interested in regaining power. Go figure. “Cocaine Mitch” didn’t earn that nickname for nothing you know. We hope by next year we will be able to reconfigure our blog so that it meets the requirements of the contemporary ruling class.

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231. TODAY IN HISTORY—FRIDAY, AUGUST 19, 2022:

National Aviation Day

President William “Bill” Jefferson Clinton; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices William Strong and Tom C. Clark; U.S. Secretary of State Jeremiah S. Black; French artist Gustave Caillebotte; “All You Need is Love” by the Beatles, Blossom Toes featuring Brian Godding, Canned Heat featuring Larry “The Mole” Taylor, the Climax Blues Band featuring George Newsome, Cream featuring Ginger Baker, Deep Purple featuring Ian Gillan, Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass featuring Pat Senatore, H.P. Lovecraft featuring Charles Ethan Kenning, “My Sharona” by the Knack, and Queen featuring John Deacon:

  1. 14 Tuesday: Caesar Augustus, Rome’s first emperor, died at age 76 after a reign lasting four decades; his stepson, the demented Tiberius succeeded him.
  2. 1399 Monday: King Richard II of England surrenders to his cousin, Henry.
  3. 1458 Thursday: The reign of the 210th Roman Catholic Pope Pius II begins on this date.  The Holy Father would guide his global flock from today until August 15, 1464.
  4. 1477 Sunday: Maximilian I, son of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick III weds Mary of Burgundy and acquires possessions in the Netherlands and France.
  5. 1561 Saturday: Mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leigh, Scotland, to assume the throne after 13 years of living in exile.
  6. 1587 Wednesday: Sigismund III becomes king of Poland.
  7. 1692 Tuesday: At Salem, Massachusetts, the authorities execute five women convicted of witchcraft charges.
  8. 1698 Tuesday: Russian Czar Peter the Great begins his reign.
  9. 1812 Wednesday: The USS Constitution defeated the British frigate HMS Guerriere off Nova Scotia during the War of 1812 earning the nickname, “Old Ironsides.”
  10. 1814 Friday: During the War of 1812, British forces landed at Benedict, Maryland, with the objective of capturing Washington, D.C., which they did and burnt to the ground.
  11. 1848 Saturday: The New York Herald reported the discovery of gold in California.  Meanwhile, in Paris, France, future famed French Impressionist and Realist artist Gustave Caillebotte is born.  His life would be short- he would die at age 45.
  12. 1856 Tuesday:  Gail Borden received a patent for his process of condensing milk by vacuum.
  13. 1893 Saturday: In York, Pennsylvania, the 23rd U.S. Secretary of State Jeremiah S. Black died.  The Democrat served under President James Buchanan from December 17, 1860, to March 05, 1861.
  14. 1895 Monday: The 40th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice William Strong, died on this date in Lake Minnewaska, NY.  President Ulysses S. Grant nominated the Democrat-turned- Republican to fill the seat of Associate Justice Robert Grier.  Strong served from February 18, 1870, to December 14, 1880.
  15. 1909 Thursday: The first car race upon which, the racing cars drove on a brick speedway took place at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  The winner of the inaugural event was auto engineer Louis Schweitzer, who drove a Stoddard-Dayton touring car twice around the 2.5-mile track at an average speed of 57.4 mph.
  16. 1914 Wednesday: During World War I, the German High Seas Fleet begins the bombardment of the English coast.  Meanwhile, in Belgium, German troops execute 150 Belgian citizens by firing squad.
  17. 1917 Sunday: For breaking New York City’s blue laws, police arrested team managers, John McGraw and Christy Mathewson with their crime being that their teams were playing baseball on a Sunday.
  18. 1919 Tuesday: Afghanistan declares its independence from Great Britain.
  19. 1921 Friday: Ty Cobb is the fourth to get 3,000 hits in the Majors.
  20. 1929 Monday: The radio program, “Amos and Andy,” starring Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll, made its debut on NBC Radio on this date.
  21. 1934 Sunday: A plebiscite in Germany approved the vesting of sole executive power in Adolf Hitler; the numbers in favor of Hitler were 95.7-percent.
  22. 1935 Monday: Future bassist with the famed Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, [i] Pat Senatore, is born in Newark, New Jersey, on this date.
  23. 1936 Wednesday: The first of a series of show trials orchestrated by Soviet leader Josef Stalin began in Moscow as sixteen defendants faced charges of conspiring against the government.  The court convicted all of the poor bastards and then executed them.
  24. 1939 Saturday: Future expert drummer well known for playing in the British band, Cream[ii], the great Ginger Baker, was born in Lewisham, England on this date.
  25. 1940 Monday: The new Civil Aeronautics Administration awarded honorary license #1 to Orville Wright.
  26. 1942 Wednesday: During World War II, about 6,000 Canadian and British soldiers launched a disastrous raid against the Germans at Dieppe, France, suffering more than 50 percent casualties.  Meanwhile, German troops under the command of General Friedrich Paulus begin the conquest of Stalingrad.  Little did the general know that his slow-moving envelopment of the city on the Volga River- city named for Soviet dictator Josef Stalin- would end in disaster in early 1942.
  27. 1943 Thursday: Future psychedelic rock guitarist with the rock band, H.P. Lovecraft[iii]—Charles Ethan Kenning—is born in Chicago on this date.
  28. 1944 Saturday: As things begin to collapse for the Nazi occupiers in France, the German general in charge of the city cedes parts of it to the French Resistance.
  29. 1945 Sunday: Future vocalist with the British rock band, Deep Purple[iv], Ian Gillan, was born on this date in Chiswick, London, England, as was future guitarist with Blossom Toe[v]s, Brian Godding- he was born in Monmouth, Monmouthshire, UK.
  30. 1946 Monday: Future 42nd president of the United States—William “Bill” Jefferson Clinton—is born in the United States in Hope, Arkansas, on this date.  He served from 1993-2001 and was a Democrat.
  31. 1947 Tuesday: Future drummer with the Climax Blues Band[vi], George Newsome, was born in England on this date.
  32. 1949 Friday: The 86th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Tom C. Clark assumed his position on the high court on this date.  President Harry S. Truman nominated his fellow Democrat to fill the seat of fellow Democrat Associate Justice Frank Murphy.  Clark would serve from today until June 12, 1967.
  33. 1951 Sunday: The owner of the St. Louis Browns, Bill Veeck, sent in 3-foot-7 Eddie Gaedel to pinch-hit in a game against Detroit.  In his only major league-at-bat, Gaedel walked on four pitches and then his coach replaced him at first base with a pinch runner.  Elsewhere, future bassist/vocalist with the British rock band, Queen[vii]—John Deacon—is born on this date in the town of Oadby, England.
  34. 1960 Friday: A tribunal in Moscow convicted American U2 pilot Francis Gary Powers of espionage.  Although sentenced to 10 years’ imprisonment, the Soviets returned Powers to the United States in 1962 as part of a prisoner exchange.  Meanwhile, the Soviet Union launched two dogs within a satellite into Earth’s orbit.
  35. 1962 Sunday: Homero Blancas shot a 55 at the Premier Invitational Golf Tournament held in Longview, Texas.  It was the lowest score in U.S. competitive golf history.
  36. 1964 Wednesday: The Beatles[viii] opened their first full-fledged U.S. tour as they performed at San Francisco’s Cow Palace.   
  37. 1965 Thursday: The trial of Auschwitz camp guards and officers ends with six life sentences.
  38. 1967 Saturday: “All You Need is Love[ix]” by the Beatles goes #1.  This was one of the great tunes of all time, one hopeful that love would conquer, and the world would be one.  By 1969, the dream vanished.
  39. 1974 Monday: During an anti-American protest in Nicosia, Cyprus, a bullet fatally wounded U.S. Ambassador Rodger P. Davies while he was inside the embassy.
  40. 1976 Thursday: At the Republican National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri, President Gerald R. Ford wins the nomination.
  41. 1979 Sunday: “My Sharona” by the Knack[x] hits #1 and remains there for 42 days.
  42. 1980 Tuesday: Three-hundred-and-one people aboard a Saudi L-1011 died as the jetliner made a fiery emergency return to the Riyadh airport.
  43. 1981 Wednesday: Two U.S. Navy F-14 fighter aircraft shot down two Libyan SU-22s over the Gulf of Sidra.
  44. 1982 Thursday: Soviet Cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya became the second woman to launch into space.
  45. 1984 Sunday: At the Republican National Convention in Houston, Texas, the delegates nominated Ronald Reagan for a second term as president of the United States.
  46. 1987 Wednesday: A gun collector ran through Hungerford, England, sixty miles west of London, killing sixteen people, including his mother, before turning the gun on himself.
  47. 1990 Sunday: Leonard Bernstein conducted what turned out to be the last concert of his career at Tanglewood in Lenox, Mass., with the Boston Symphony Orchestra; the program ended with Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7.
  48. 1991 Monday: Soviet hardliners made the stunning announcement that they had removed President Mikhail S. Gorbachev from power; however, the coup attempt collapsed two days later.
  49. 1995 Saturday: Bruce Seldon, aka the Atlantic City Express, scores a TKO over Joe “The Boss” Hipp at the 1:47-minute mark of the 10th round of a scheduled 12-round championship bout to retain the WBA heavyweight boxing title of the world.  With the victory, Seldon’s record went to 33-3 while the record of Hipp went to 30-4.
  50. 1998 Wednesday: The first piece of the 351-foot bronze statue of Christopher Columbus arrived at San Juan, Puerto Rico.  Surely, the citizens of the U.S. territory now demand that the people tear down his statue because—according to bigots—he was a ‘racist.’
  51. 1999 Thursday: In Belgrade, thousands of Serbs attended a rally to demand the resignation of Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic.  Elsewhere, Lorne Michaels received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on this date.
  52. 2003 Tuesday: A suicide truck bomb struck U.N. headquarters in Baghdad, killing twenty-two, including the top U.N. envoy, Sergio Vieira de Mello.  A suicide bombing of a bus in Jerusalem killed twenty-two people.
  53. 2004 Thursday: Google Inc. stock began selling on the NASDAQ Stock Market.  The initial price was set at $85 and ended the day at $100.34 with more than twenty-two million shares traded.
  54. 2008 Tuesday: Tropical Storm Fay rolled ashore in Florida short of hurricane strength but mysteriously gained speed as it headed over land.  Elsewhere, heavily armed Muslim extremists in Afghanistan killed 10 French soldiers in a mountain ambush and then sent a squad of suicide bombers in a failed assault on a U.S. base near the Pakistani border.
  55. 2009 Wednesday: Army Lieutenant William Calley publicly apologizes for the massacre at My Lai during the Vietnam War.
  56. 2010 Thursday: The city of Jakarta, Indonesia, launches all-female train cars to cut down on sexual harassment.
  57. 2011 Friday: A team of divers discovers the wreck of a Swedish warship, possibly the Mars, the flagship of the fleet of King Erik XIV, which sank in the Baltic Sea in 1564.
  58. 2012 Sunday: In Talodi, Sudan, thirty-two people lose their lives in a plane mishap. 
  59. 2013 Monday: Thanks to the passage in New Zealand of the Marriage Equality Bill in April of the same year, the first same-sex marriages begin taking place.
  60. 2014 Tuesday: Google announces it plans to release a new paid-subscription music service that will feature YouTube musical videos; the new system will be different from the one it already has.  
  61. 2015 Wednesday: According to Brainy History, the U.S. Navy announces that it will allow women to undergo its intensive 6-month SEAL training; female candidates who pass the course will be able to serve on SEAL teams.
  62. 2016 Friday: U.S. Department of Justice under Attorney-General Loretta Lynch issues directives mandating the end of the federal government using private prisons for prisoners and illegal aliens.  Meanwhile, Director of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson visits Louisiana promising aid for victims of the massive flood.  Finally, candidate Donald Trump remarks that ‘unbelievably, he regrets some remarks.’
  63. 2017 Saturday: Following violent clashes between leftist mobs and White Supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, mourners honor Heather Heyer, a young woman killed when a car piloted by Nazi sympathizer James Alex Fields plowed through a crowd demanding Confederate States of America statues taken down.   Meanwhile, President Donald J. Trump disbands an advisory council after some members quit over his misreported remarks concerning the Charlottesville incident.   
  64. 2018 Sunday: In a New York Times article, the author claims that one of Jeffrey Epstein’s many accusers- in this case, Asia Argento- assaulted a 17-year-old minor.  Say it ain’t so!  Meanwhile, in an interview between President Donald J. Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani and NBC’s Chuck Todd that ‘truth isn’t truth.’  
  65. 2019 Monday: The U.S. special envoy to Afghanistan in charge of the peace talks- Zalmay Khalilzad- says that in the wake of a major suicide bombing ISIS conducted at a wedding in Kabul that left at least sixty-three people dead, and hundreds injured, the peace negotiations must speed up in order that the country does not implode before concluded.   Elsewhere, candidate Bernie Sanders, seeking the 2020 Democratic Party’s presidential nomination unveils his criminal justice reform plan.  It will end privatized prisons, cash bail, funding for more public defenders, and a stop to civil assets forfeiture.  He also proposes a “Prisoner’s Bill of Rights.”  You go, you damn commie, you go!  Finally, famed lifelong bassist with the L.A.-based rock band, Canned Heat- Larry “The Mole” Taylor- died in Lake Balboa, California, at age 77 from terminal cancer.
  66. 2020 Wednesday:  In Grand Prairie, Texas, a downed power line lights up a major plastics manufacturer’s plant.  As the plastic burns, a cloud of toxic smoke roils upward as firefighters fight to put it out; authorities say the blaze could continue for days.  Next, TV ratings for Monday’s first night of the Democratic Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, are down 28-percent and on the Big Three Networks, ratings are down an astounding 40-percent.  Talk about a boring bitch-fest!  There is a growing anger among Americans watching this snooze-fest that the Democrats WON’T mention the mob violence and massive uptick in violent crime around the country, violence for which, they bear sole responsibility.
  67. 2020 Wednesday A:  Due to a spike in new Xi Jinping Bat Flu cases in just nine days, Notre Dame (150 new Wuhan Virus cases) announces the closure of its campus while the University of North Carolina, faced with 222 new cases, an upward tick of 17.2-percent, also announces it closure for the immediate future.   In Europe, Spain reports 3,700 new cases of the Kung Flu after keeping their country on lockdown for three months.  Seeing this number of new cases on the first day the country opened is astounding.  So much for doing business with the Chi-Coms.
  68. 2020 Wednesday B: Economic news for today is great: Target reports profits are up by an astounding 80-percent while Apple becomes the first U.S. company to hit a market cap of $2 trillion.  It took Apple 38 years to hit $1 trillion and then just 2 years to attain the astoundingly high number of $2 trillion.  And people thought Tim Cook, Apple CEO, lacked what it took to continue the work of Steve Jobs. 
  69. 2020 Wednesday C: Following U.S. tire manufacturer Goodyear Tires banning its employees from wearing MAGA hats, President Donald J. Trump sends out a Tweet urging people not to buy the company’s tires and other products.  Goodyear backtracks really quick and tries to clarify what it said.  It looks like employees can wear MAGA hats if they so choose.    Speaking of the Trump administration, Chief of Staff Mark Meadows echoes statements made by Dr. Tony Fauci and other medical professionals that ‘if it’s okay to protest in the streets, it’s okay to vote in person.’  We wholeheartedly agree with this view.   Finally, U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr reports more than 1,000 arrests in Operation Legend in which, the federal government partners with local law enforcement officers to take down violent scumbags.  Meanwhile, the dragnet is on for Marquise Love, a BLM supporter who stoved in the head of a passing motorist whose only crime is that he tried to come to the aid of a tranny in Portland, Oregon, whom thugs were beating and robbing on Sunday night in the 80th straight night of violent protests and riots.  Find this POS and beat his ass.
  70. 2020 Wednesday D:  Here is the lineup of NOTABLE speakers at the Democratic Convention in Milwaukee, WI, albeit most of them virtual: (1) former first lady, senator, and secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton; (2) former President Barack Hussein Obama; (3) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi; (4) Sen. Elizabeth “Pocahontas” Warren, D-MA; (5) former Rep. Gabby Giffords, D-AZ; (6) Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, D-NM; (7) Gov. Tony Evers, D-WI; and Sen. Kamala Harris, VP nominee, D-CA.  It looks to be ‘another exciting night.’  Speaking of Democrats, former FBI attorney Kevin Clinesmith pleaded guilty in federal court today for tampering with evidence.  He is the first member of the communist Chinese-Democratic Party coup against Donald J. Trump.  Prison for you and loss of the right to practice law.  Stay tuned for more…
  71. 2020 Wednesday E: President Donald J. Trump has suspended or canceled three bilateral agreements with Hong Kong since the Chi-Coms on the mainland have reneged on the guarantees they made with the citizens of the former British Crown Colony.   Some of the agreements deal with tax exemptions from international shipping and extradition treaties, making the Beijing bullies angry yet again.  Speaking of the Chi-Coms and their criminality, here are today’s stats for the novel coronavirus they purposely sent around the planet:
  72. 2020 Wednesday F: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole- here are today’s Xi Jinping Bat Flu Statistics for the globe: 22,218,441 confirmed cases, UP by 244,048 cases, 782,883 confirmed deaths, UP by 6,726 deaths, and 14,156,538 confirmed recoveries, UP by 222,006 recoveries.  Here are the numbers for the United States: 5,605,858 confirmed cases, UP by 42,212 new cases, 174,963 confirmed deaths, UP by 1,250 new deaths, and 2,852,221 confirmed recoveries, UP by 35,753 new recoveries.  (The number of recoveries would be even greater if Blue State governors would report them but alas, we know they will not- corrupt MF-ers).
  73. 2020 Wednesday G: COVID-19 Statistics 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: 638,831 confirmed cases, 11,523 confirmed deaths, but as is the norm, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the stats for the Aloha State: 5,349 confirmed cases, forty-one confirmed deaths, and 1,921 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in the Ever-Red, uh, we mean, the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 68,264 confirmed cases, 1,801 confirmed deaths, but like California, the palooka-faced governor, Jay Inslee, will not share the number of confirmed recoveries.  Shame on these flipping Democrats.  Let us take a look at one more state, Colorado: 53,901 confirmed number of cases, 1,900 confirmed number of deaths, but like other Blue State locales, NO mention of recoveries in the mile-high state.
  74. 2020 Wednesday H: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals- here are today’s Stock Market closes: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 27,692.88, DOWN 85.19 points (-0.31%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 11,146.46, DOWN 64.38 points (-0.57%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,374.85, DOWN 14.93 points (-0.44%).  The price of GOLD is $1,943.70 per troy oz., -26.60 (-1.35%) while the price of SILVER is $26.96 per troy ounce, -0.38 (-1.39%).  The price of PLATINUM is $947.40 per troy oz, -8.90 (-0.93%) while the price of COPPER is $3.00 per pound, -0.0255 (-0.84%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $42.78 per barrel, -0.15 (-0.35%).  Currently, one-dollar U.S. = 6.92 Chi-Com yuan.   Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.84 euros.
  75. 2021 Thursday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole- 210,797,071 confirmed cases, +819,945, 4,416,223 confirmed deaths, +12,952 and 188,734,785 confirmed recoveries, +590,552.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 38,231,787 confirmed cases, UP 215,779 from yesterday’s reporting, 643,112 confirmed deaths, UP 2,032, [xi] and 30,390,669 confirmed recoveries, UP 65,915.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [xii]  
  76. 2021 Thursday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 324,355 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- mentally deficient old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number seen by the Trump administration in a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.    Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus.  Currently, Joe is shy 79,723 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  77. 2021 Thursday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,192,095 confirmed cases, 64,932 confirmed deaths, and 2,215,150 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,039,988 confirmed cases, 41,937 confirmed deaths, and 2,321,270 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 53,598 confirmed cases, 558 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 526,670 confirmed cases, 6,378 confirmed deaths, and 240,688 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., New Mexico: they have 222,927 confirmed cases, 4,463 confirmed deaths, and 199,170 confirmed recoveries. [xiii]   
  78. 2021 Thursday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 970,606 confirmed cases, 6,752 confirmed deaths, and 902,220 confirmed recoveries.   Let us look at one other country- Sint Maarten, 184th country on the list: 3,313 cases of the virus, 17 confirmed deaths and 2,924 confirmed recoveries. [xiv]     
  79. 2021 Thursday D: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,894.12, DOWN 66.57 points (-0.19%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,541.79, UP 15.87 points (+0.11%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,005.80, UP 5.53 points (+0.13%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $64.03 per barrel, +0.34 (+0.53%).  The price of GOLD is $1,786.90 per troy oz., +3.70 (+0.22%) while the price of SILVER is $23.26 per troy ounce, +0.04 (+0.15%).  The price of PLATINUM is $971.50 per troy oz, +0.30 (+0.03%) while the price of COPPER is $4.06 per pound, +0.02 (+0.47%). [xv]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,319.17 per troy oz, +6.59 (+0.28%). [xvi] The price of RHODIUM is $19,000.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $775,000.00 per troy oz., -5,000.00 (-0.64%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,543.25 per troy oz., -7.51 (-0.29%).  [xvii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000021.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.50 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.86 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.18.     In Serbian Dinar, one greenback equals 100.61 and in Seychellois
    Rupee, a buck equal 13.81 and in Sierran Leonean Leone, one dollar equals 10,225.00 of theirs. [xviii]        
  80. 2021 Thursday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have dropped to $4.403 per gallon, $2.999 in Florida, $4.088 in Hawaii, and $3.909 in Washington state. [xix]    Let us look at one other location- Ohio: $2.995.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Andorra: $5.489 per U.S. Gallon.[xx]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,660,954,261,668 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xxi]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Cayman Islands, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is India with $216 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  81. 2021 Thursday F: Afghanistan Crisis and Collapse News– U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman assured reporters that all seeking to make it into Hamid Karzai International Airport will have ‘safe passage.’  Elsewhere, protests continue around Afghanistan as the human fecal matter of the Taliban continue consolidating power.  In Jalalabad, the Taliban had to shoot into crowds of angry protesters.  What a disaster.  In other parts of the collapse, French and British troops are crisscrossing Kabul to bring their citizens to the airport for evacuation while the U.S. continues to claim, ‘we can’t go outside the airport to help our people.’  Meanwhile, a former female Afghan pilot who managed to get out of the imploding disaster says that the ‘repression of women will begin very soon.’  Speaking of Afghan women, Senator Marsha Blackburn, R-TN, asked a very piercing question today: ‘where is “Kooky Kamala” Harris on ‘women’s rights in Afghanistan?”  Answer: nowhere to be found.  Next, Joe Biden said something incredibly stupid when he claimed that the ‘Taliban is different today now that Osama Bin Laden is dead.’  Huh?  Finally, Rep. Jason Crow, D-CO 6th congressional district, ripped into absent Joe Biden over the absurdity of the ‘evacuation’ in Afghanistan.
  82. 2021 Thursday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Friends, as much as it pains us to report on failures every day, when it comes to the so-called ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris, we feel we must.  Today is Day No. 148 since the senile Oval Office occupant appointed her to defend the U.S.-Mexico border from the overwhelming tsunami of illegal aliens as well as her 55th day since her sole visit to the slowest section of the border- the El Paso Sector.  What a loser.  Next, here are the numbers for the calamity befalling the country as reported by One America News.  First, here is the cost for just this day of caring for the illegal aliens: $566,730,229.  Next, here is the cost for the entire year of 2021 so far: $251,525,690,195.  Third, here are the numbers of illegal aliens who swarmed into the country this year: 2,660,454.  Finally, here is the money WASTED on the Third World cast-offs for this year: 36,656,452.  (Sources for One America News Illegal Alien Numbers: Center for Immigration Studies, Department of Homeland Security, Federation for American Immigration Reform, Institute for Defense Analyses, Yale, and MIT).
  83. 2021 Thursday H: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe II– U.S. Border Patrol Agents have sought to volunteer to serve in Afghanistan.  Next, a judge slapped down the White House’s narrowing of the categories the U.S. Border Patrol can detain and deport which will give ICE more leeway in crisscrossing the country to scoop up illegal aliens and begin getting them the hell out of our country.  NOW.
  84. 2021 Thursday I: Foreign News-Overseas News I– When new Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett arrives in Washington, D.C., to meet with the earpiece in Joe Biden’s ear next week, the topic of discussion will be the U.S. returning to the failed ‘nuclear talks with the Iranian criminal regime.’  We hope the Israelis are going to nuke the mullahs before the camel thieves in Tehran go nuclear.  Meanwhile, after the Chi-Coms slap a 40-percent capacity on U.S. airliners flying into communist China, the U.S. Department of Transportation slaps a similar passenger cut on all Chi-Com airliners flying into the United States.  (Note- a new Chi-Com ‘rap song’ (you know this has to be good) contains lyrics that say the Xi Jinping Bat Flu virus came from a ‘U.S. military lab.’  What a loser).  Next, we learned today that former President Ashraf Ghani removed $169 million from Afghanistan when he jumped ship earlier in the week.
  85. 2021 Thursday J: Foreign News-Overseas News II– The Chi-Coms and the Russians are rubbing their hands in glee now that the Taliban control all the mineral mines in the country.  Captives of the Taliban will be down inside the mines doing the bidding of the Chi-Coms and Russkies.  Poor bastards.  Speaking of the Russians, due to their internecine contacts throughout Afghanistan, Moscow knew of the looming collapse whereas U.S. intel apparently had no clue whatsoever as to what was coming.  Wow.  Speaking of the Afghan collapse, another U.S. poll says that 70-percent of the American people believe that Joe Biden F****d up the Afghan withdrawal.
  86. 2021 Thursday K: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– Three U.S. Senators- Angus King, I-ME, Roger Wicker, R-MS, and John Hickenlooper, DS-CO, have tested positive for the ‘VID.  All three of these politicians are 100-percent fully vaccinated and yet, they have come down with the Chi-Vi.  Famed journalist Alex Berenson told Tucker Carlson that the vaccines spike antibodies in the recipients which makes the receivers almost ‘invulnerable’ towards the virus but ONLY for a short while.  Then, immunity falls, and the patient becomes vulnerable again.  It appears we will have to get ‘boosters’ every other month which is frigging crazy.  NO way we are getting the vaccines to begin with, no way.
  87. 2021 Thursday L: Health And Medical Alerts– Ex-head of Purdue Pharma Richard Sackler denies the company played a role in the opioid crisis.
  88. 2021 Thursday M: COVID-19 Lockdowns-Restrictions-and Authoritarianism News– Several universities around the country are fining unvaccinated students to try to force them in line.  In other news, that slobbering dimwit Joe Biden is demanding that ALL Americans rush out and get COVID-19 booster shots even before the Food and Drug Administration has given them approval.  Joe, STFU.  Oh, Joe and Dr. Jill are going to get their booster shots very, very soon.  In other news, California gubernatorial candidate Larry Elder vows that IF elected, he will immediately ban all mask and Chi-Vi vaccine mandates issued by Governor Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom.  Speaking of fascists, the TSA is extending its mask mandates for all passengers on airliners until January 2022.  Next, Orange County, Florida, school boards are fighting the ban on mask mandates imposed by “America’s Governor” Ron DeSantis.  Meanwhile, Michigan lawmakers are battling extremely unpopular Governor Gretchen “Gravel Gertie” Whitmer’s attempts at imposing a Bill “Bag O’ Fries” Di Blasio-style system of vaccine passports to go from one business to another.
  89. 2021 Thursday N: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow The Money) News– (1) Pfizer $48.76 (2) AstraZeneca $59.19 (3) Johnson & Johnson $178.50 (4) BioNTech $331.81 (5) Moderna $375.53.  As we say, IF one cares to know WHY there is this BIG PUSH on everyone MUST get vaccinated, then get the booster shots, and continue wearing masks even while swimming in the pool, having sex, or alone in the Alaskan wilderness, all one need know is that our leaders- both right and left- invest their money in BIG PHARMA stocks.  That is all one need know.
  90. 2021 Thursday O: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $83.03 (2) General Dynamics: $195.49 (3) Boeing: $212.09 (4) Lockheed Martin: $354.03 (5) Northrup-Grumman: $361.25.  Likewise, even though it may not be popular, Democrats and Republicans alike invest in military-industrial complex stocks because the government directs money to them via contracts and money comes back to them in the form of donations, the classic money-go-round that the Kinks once sang about.
  91. 2021 Thursday P: Voting Integrity-Fraudulent And Stolen Election News– The Pennsylvania legislature is demanding an election audit of the 2020 Elections.
  92. 2021 Thursday Q: Joe Biden News I– A new Rasmussen poll says that 17-percent of Joe Biden voters now wish they had voted for President Donald J. Trump instead.  We believe that and what is more, we suspect the number is far higher than that, perhaps around 47-57 percent.  Joe would not survive ‘re-election’[xxii] if the vote were held today.  Speaking of old Joe, he is returning to Delaware this afternoon for a long weekend at home.  Guess he must undergo another “Manchurian Candidate” (1961)-style treatment so he can remain somewhat coherent.  Also, no one seems to know where Press Secretary Jen “Circle Back” Psaki is or White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain.  What the f*** is going on?
  93. 2021 Thursday R: Joe Biden Regime News I– The Biden regime is going to release its new plan with which to better vet and process the millions of illegal aliens trying to swamp the country.  Next, the regime is going to nominate Charles F. “Chuck” Sams III to become the next head of the U.S. National Park Service.  Sams is a tribal leader living in Oregon.
  94. 2021 Thursday S: Political News I– Senator Tom Cotton, R-AR, blasts Joe Biden’s U.N. Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield for ‘going easy on the Taliban.’  Meanwhile, Rep. Dan Meuser, R-PA 9th congressional district, continues banging the drum as to how the United States left nearly 200 Black Hawk helicopters in Afghanistan?  Meanwhile, outrage continues to grow over the dunce who is the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark A. Milley, and the stupid comments he made yesterday.  Look, this loser should be busted down to buck private and sent to monitor weather at the South Pole.  Talk about a stooge for Beijing.  (Note- the Pentagon claims to have airlifted 7,000 civilians out of Afghanistan.  Question: ours or theirs?)
  95. 2021 Thursday T: Political News II– Fifty U.S. senators are imploring the absent Biden regime to get our Afghan allies out of Afghanistan ASAP.  Meanwhile, as Afghanistan continues down the path of becoming the worst U.S. military and diplomatic disaster since the fall of Saigon in 1975, Rep. Claudia Tenney, R-NY 22nd congressional district, adds her voice to the chorus calling for the resignation of loopy old Joe Biden.   Rep. Jody Hice, R-GA 10th congressional district, says that ‘real time hearings on the snafu in Afghanistan must occur now.’ 
  96. 2021 Thursday U: Political News III– Meghan McCain, usually a pain in the ass, said something funny today: ‘Joe Biden is like Jimmy Carter on acid.’  Amen.  Hilarious.  Next, crazed liberal Larry David was screaming at famed legal scholar, Dr. Alan Dershowitz, over his ties to President Donald J. Trump.  Larry, sod off.  In other news, we learned today that the Biden regime shut down President Donald J. Trump’s “Crisis Response Bureau” within the U.S. Department of State that was designed to help in, uh, emergencies like what we are now witnessing in Afghanistan.  The Antitrump strikes again.  What is wrong with these losers?
  97. 2021 Thursday V: Federal and State Court News– A U.S. Court of Appeals upholds the Lone Star State’s new abortion ban on abortions AFTER a fetal heartbeat is first detected.   Elsewhere, Big Apple businesses are taking pot-smoking Mayor Bill “Bag O’ Fries” Di Blasio to court over his harsh Chi-Vi vaccine passport restrictions for ALL businesses.  Elsewhere, a federal judge approves the bankruptcy case for the Boy Scouts of America that will see them fork over $850 million to pay off the massive number of sexual assault cases lodged against the once-proud organization.  Elsewhere, a judge in Philadelphia ruled that famed explorer Christopher Columbus’ statue can continue to stand.  Look for Antifa to tear it down soon.  
  98. 2021 Thursday W: Miscellaneous News I– A new Gallup poll says, ‘fewer Americans are imbibing alcohol.’  (Amigos, I contend they are using more medicinal pot- El Chilote).  Another poll says that a large number of Americans do not believe that “Kooky Kamala” Harris is qualified to be president.  (Note- heck, most Californians do not believe she was qualified to be a U.S. senator but at least we got her the hell out of our state.  El Chilote).
  99. 2021 Thursday X: Business News– Swedish scientists create the first ‘fossil fuel free’ steel. 
  100. 2021 Thursday Y: Economic News– Last week, 348,000 Americans filed for first-time jobless benefits.
  101. 2021 Thursday Z: Crime and Punishment News-Law Enforcement News I– Florida prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for a POS scumbag who murdered a 26-year-old police officer, Jason Raynor.  Elsewhere, Capitol Hill police evacuated Cannon House congressional office building because some dumb ass was sitting outside in a truck claiming to have ‘explosive material.’  After five hours, he gave up and the police took him into custody.  Watch House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi, DS-CA 12th congressional district, resurrect ‘Fort Pelosi’ and demand that a division of U.S. Army troops garrison the Capitol at all times.  We suspect that this is yet another false flag operation initiated by the drooling speaker so she can clamp down on the capitol. 
  102. 2021 Thursday AA: Mass Shootings News– In Frankfurt, Indiana, one employee at the NHK Seating of America shot two fellow female coworkers outside in the parking lot.  Awaiting further details on the victims and the mope is in custody.
  103. 2021 Thursday BB: California State News– California continues to burn.  The Dixie Fire in northern California has now consumed 662,000 acres and is only 35-percent contained.  What a disaster, loser Governor Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom needs to lose his office just because of poor forest management and dumb ass decisions as to how PG&E must work hard at going GREEN instead of protecting its transmission lines by putting them underground.
  104. 2021 Thursday CC: Sports News I– This is strange, but the Federal Bureau of Investigation is joining the probe into sexual assault allegations against Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.  We didn’t know the FBI investigated allegations of sexual assault.  If they do, they should be investigating “Cho-Mo Joe” Biden, the Groper-in-Chief.
  105. 2021 Thursday DD: Wokeism / Woke / Wokies– Dane County, Wisconsin, Sheriff Kalvin Barrett announced today that the county will no longer call ‘inmates’ as such but will refer to them as ‘residents’ or as ‘people in our care’ so as not to stigmatize the criminals.  Sheriff Barrett, why don’t you stop inmates raping and beating other inmates?  We bet they would prefer that to the stupid name change.
  106. 2022 Friday: Friends, we are living in bizarre times.  It appears that we have one party aided by allies in the other who want China to become the global superpower.  It appears they believe that things will be much better for citizens of the world if Beijing is the one calling the shots.  Who knows?  Perhaps the American people will be akin to what the Greeks were to the Ancient Romans: slaves, albeit cultured ones, whose ethos the Romans adopted in many ways such as Greek becoming the upper-crust language, as educators, and as athletes and performers.  The Chinese love our basketball (while despising the black players), our movies (as long as they reflect what’s important to Beijing), and our technology which they readily buy or steal.  As far as I am concerned, it is possible the battle could already be over, we just don’t recognize it yet.  Still, when the Chinese physically arrive on our shores, a lot of these mixed-up young people believing themselves to be a gender opposite than the one at birth- along with the gays- are either going to end up in re-education camps or have their heads slapped atop the chopping block.  Our culture is polluted and by design.  The ones at the top will become the new nomenklatura while everyone else will become cogs in the machine– thank you, Pink Floyd.  It might be time to begin playing ball and soon because this November, well, things may not change for the good.  It’s clear the Senate Republicans are not interested in regaining power.  Go figure.  “Cocaine Mitch” didn’t earn that nickname for nothing you know.  We hope by next year we will be able to reconfigure our blog so that it meets the requirements of the contemporary ruling class.  (Note: it will be fascinating to see if the joint military exercises being held in Russia with the Chinese will see Chinese troops introduced into Ukraine.  After all, Nazi Germany had to bail out Fascist Italy time and again).  Chef Gervais Krinkelmeier.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0927 a 16” x 20” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Sunset Crags.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclee, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

The next album from the Beach Boys is yet another archival release.  “The Beach Boys’ Party Uncovered and Unplugged” is an extended expansion of their earlier ‘party album’ from back in the day which we will now revisit for your edification: The next album by the Beach Boys was filler of sorts what with it being an album of covers done with acoustic instruments and vocals.  “Beach Boys Party” came out on November 08, 1965 and was received well even though the times they were a-changing all-right.  The lineup features Brian Wilson (bass, piano, organ, vocals), Mike Love (vocals and saxophones), Carl Wilson (vocals and guitars), Dennis Wilson (drums and vocals), and Alan Jardine (guitars, bass, and vocals), and Bruce Johnston (vocals and bass).  Brian Wilson had by this time suffered his first mental breakdown due to the constant stress of being forced by his family members to write hit songs and commercial albums as well as nonstop touring and friction with his abusive father Murray.  He also was experimenting with the popular drugs of the time so he could raise the level of his songwriting which was to come.  We presented this album back on May 22, 2022, a Thursday, by our recollection.  This one features 81 cuts, all of which are a pleasure to behold- audio-wise.  Great album for an increasingly contentious time in the history of the world which is why we encourage everyone to seek it out and enjoy.  You will be glad you did.

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[i] We hope to do the music of Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, as well as Alpert’s solo career, somewhere around 2035.  We hope you will remain with us.

[ii] We began offering music by the supergroup Cream on Friday, 17-January-2014 through Monday, 03-February-2014.  Please seek out their albums by visiting posts on those corresponding dates.  You will be glad you did.  Sadly, at the time, we also should have presented the solo catalogs of Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce, and Ginger Baker.  We hope to do so at some point within the next decade or so.

[iii] We promoted the music of HP Lovecraft beginning on Friday, 07-June-2013 through Monday, 10-June-2013.  We hope you will seek the music of this wild acid rock band out and consider adding it to your collection.  You will be glad you did.

[iv] 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.

[v] We promoted the music of Blossom Toes beginning on Monday, 01-June-2015 through Sunday, 07-June-2015.  We hope you will seek them out and add them to your growing music collection.

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

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

[viii] 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.   

[ix] The single “All You Need is Love” appeared on the album, “Magical Mystery Tour” on the B side with other singles.  We presented the album originally at the OLD blog, the one murdered by Sundar Pichai and his legions of gay boys on Tuesday, 22-November-2016.  As for the complete Beatles and their members discography, please seek out this massive offering by visiting the blog posts between those dates. You will be glad you did.

[x] As to WHEN we will promote the music of the Knack, we are not sure but it won’t be a lengthy presentation, that’s for sure.

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

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

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

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

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

[xvi] 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.

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

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

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

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

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

[xxii] Not that he won back on November 03, 2020.  He did not win the election and it’s becoming clearer by the day just how fraudulent the election was.

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

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

AND KEEP HER THAT WAY!

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

National Navajo Code-Talkers Day (Arizona)

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

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

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

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

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

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

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

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

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

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

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

[vi] See earlier footnote.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

218. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, AUGUST 06, 2022

It would be amazing what a killer drone swarm could accomplish, half a million killer drones laden with explosives crashing into the bridge of the Chi-Com fleet, onto the funnels taking out whatever protections there might be while the secondary swarm goes down the stacks into the interior of the ship setting off a chain of explosions sending the ships to the bottom of the Taiwan Strait. Drones can disable deck guns, jet engines, take out landing craft while submersible drones hammer the bellies of other vessels including submarines.

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218. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, AUGUST 06, 2022:

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Thomas Johnson; U.S. Treasury Secretary G. William Miller; Rick James, KISS featuring Vinnie Vincent, and Stevie Wonder:

  1. 258 Friday: St. Sixtus II ends his reign as the 24th Roman Catholic Pope.  He served his faithful flock as the Vicar of Christ from August 30, 257, until today.
  2. 523 Friday: St. Hormisdas ends his reign as the 52nd Roman Catholic Pope.   He served from July 20, 514 until today. 
  3. 939 Thursday: At the Battle of Simancas, the Spanish destroy the Moorish army.
  4. 1458 Friday: The reign of the 209th Roman Catholic Pope Callixtus III ends today.  Three years and 120 days earlier- on April 08, 1455- he became the shepherd of ALL Christendom.
  5. 1623 Sunday: The reign of the 235th Roman Catholic Pope Urban VIII begins on this date.  He would shepherd his global flock from today until July 29, 1644.
  6. 1787 Monday: At Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Constitutional Convention opens for debate and the drafting of the Founding documents.
  7. 1792 Monday: The 7th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Thomas Johnson assumed his position on the nation’s high court on this date.  A Federalist, President George Washington nominated him to fill the seat of Associate Justice John Rutledge.  He served from today until his retirement from the court on January 16, 1793.
  8. 1806 Wednesday: Upon the abdication of Emperor Francis II, the Holy Roman Empire ceased to exist.
  9. 1809 Sunday: One of the leading literary figures of the Victorian era, poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson, was born in Somersby, Lincolnshire, England, on this date.
  10. 1813 Friday: During the Venezuelan War of Independence, forces led by Simon Bolivar recaptured Caracas.
  11. 1815 Sunday: A U.S.-led naval flotilla ends piracy along the North African coast by attacking Algiers, Tunis, and Tripoli.
  12. 1825 Saturday: Upper Peru became the autonomous state of Bolivia.
  13. 1854 Sunday: The U.S. Congress passes the Confiscation Act.
  14. 1862 Wednesday: The crew of the Confederate ironclad CSS Arkansas scuttled her on the Mississippi River near Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to prevent its capture by Union forces.
  15. 1870 Saturday: Southern Democrats in Tennessee suppress the black vote and capture the state legislature in the elections.
  16. 1879 Wednesday: The first Australian rules night football game occurred on this date.  It took place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground with the intention of promoting electricity coming to the city. 
  17. 1890 Wednesday: Pitcher Cyril “Cy” Young achieved his first Major League Baseball victory.  Over the course of his career, the pitcher would accumulate 511 victories. 
  18. 1896 Thursday: France annexes the island of Madagascar off the eastern African coastline.
  19. 1911 Sunday: Actress-comedian Lucille Ball was born in Jamestown, NY, on this date.
  20. 1914 Thursday: Serbia declares war against Germany in the opening days of World War I. French cavalry enter Belgium while Austro-Hungary declares war on both Serbia and Russia. 
  21. 1918 Tuesday: During World War I, the Battle of the Marne ends.
  22. 1919 Wednesday: In Budapest, Romanian troops destroy the government of Bela Kun.
  23. 1926 Friday: Gertrude Ederle became the first woman to swim the English Channel, arriving in Kingsdown, England, from France in 14.5 hours.  Meanwhile, Warner Brothers premiered its Vitaphone system in New York City with the movie, “Don Juan,” starring John Barrymore.  
  24. 1930 Wednesday: Supreme Court Justice John Force Crater disappears in New York City.
  25. 1939 Sunday: Dinah Shore commenced her own show on the NBC Blue radio network.
  26. 1940 Tuesday: The Soviet Union annexes Estonia on this date.  
  27. 1942 Thursday: Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands became the first reigning queen to address a joint session of Congress, telling lawmakers that despite Nazi occupation, her people’s motto remained, “No surrender.”
  28. 1945 Monday: During World War II, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, resulting in an estimated 140,000 deaths.  The American B-29 bomber known as the “Enola Gay” let loose the atomic bomb, codenamed “Little Boy” above the center of Hiroshima with a devastating effect.
  29. 1952 Wednesday: Satchel Paige, at age 46, became the oldest pitcher to complete a major league baseball game.  Elsewhere, in Bridgeport, Connecticut, future guitarist with the glam rock band KISS[i]—Vinnie Vincent (guitars and vocals 1982-1984) –is born on this date.
  30. 1956 Monday: The DuMont television network went off the air after a decade of operations.
  31. 1960 Saturday: Nationalization of U.S. and foreign-owned properties in the communist country of Cuba commenced on this date.
  32. 1961 Sunday: Soviet Cosmonaut Gherman Titov became the second man to orbit the Earth as he flew aboard Vostok 2.
  33. 1962 Monday: After 300 years of British rule, Jamaica becomes an independent nation.
  34. 1965 Friday: President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act, which guarantees voting rights for all Black people and other minorities.
  35. 1966 Saturday: At the 1:40 minute mark in the third round of their scheduled 15-round heavyweight title fight, Cassius Clay scores a knockout of Brian London to retain the WBC, NYSAC, and The Ring magazine heavyweight titles.  With the win, Clay’s record would go to 25-0 while the “British Bulldog’s” pro record would go to 35-14.
  36. 1969 Wednesday: Willie Stargell of the Pittsburgh Pirates hit the first fair ball completely out of Dodger Stadium with the ball traveling 506 feet from home plate.  What a shot.
  37. 1973 Monday: While living in exile in Spain, the former leader of Cuba prior to the communist takeover of the nation, Fulgencio Batista, died at age 72.  Elsewhere, in North Carolina, singer-songwriter-musician Stevie Wonder[ii] suffered serious injuries in a car crash.
  38. 1978 Sunday: Pope St. Paul VI died at Castel Gandolfo at age 80.  The 262nd Roman Catholic pontiff, St. Paul VI served from June 21, 1963, until his death today.
  39. 1979 Monday: The 65th U.S. Treasury Secretary G. William Miller assumed office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under President Jimmy Carter from today until January 20, 1981.  
  40. 1981 Thursday: Upon having his scorecard signed by Tom Weiskopf instead of himself, PGA Championship officials in Duluth, Georgia, disqualified Lee Trevino from the tournament.  Meanwhile, firefighters in Indianapolis answered a false alarm on this date but when they returned to their firehouse, it was ablaze due to an unattended grease fire.
  41. 1986 Wednesday: William J. Schroeder died in Kentucky after living 620 days with the Jarvik 7 artificial heart.  Elsewhere, Timothy Dalton became the fourth actor to portray British secret agent, James Bond.
  42. 1989 Sunday: Upon his inauguration, Jaime Paz Zamora became president of Bolivia.
  43. 1990 Monday: The UN Security Council votes 13-0 to impose economic sanctions on Saddam Hussein’s Iraq over its invasion of neighboring Kuwait.
  44. 1991 Tuesday: The World Wide Web made its public debut as a means of accessing webpages over the Internet.  Elsewhere, TV reporter Harry Reasoner died in Norwalk, Conn., at age 68.
  45. 1993 Friday: The U.S. Senate confirmed Louis Freeh to be the next director of the FBI. 
  46. 1996 Tuesday: NASA announced the discovery of evidence of primitive life on Mars.  The evidence came in the form of a meteorite that scientists uncovered in Antarctica.  They believe it to have come from the red planet and that it contained fossilized bacteria.  
  47. 1997 Wednesday: Apple Computer and Microsoft agreed to share technology in a deal giving Microsoft a stake in Apple’s survival.  Meanwhile, Korean Air Flight 801 crashed into a hillside a short distance from Guam International Airport, killing 228 of the 254 people aboard the Boeing 747.
  48. 1998 Thursday: Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky spent 8.5 hours testifying before a grand jury about her sexual relationship with President Bill Clinton.  The president has been schlepping her in the anteroom of the Oval Office for quite a while as well as engaging in blowjobs, which he claimed were ‘not sex.’
  49. 2004 Friday: Rick James[iii], rock-and-roll star— “Super Freak”—dies at age 54.   
  50. 2009 Thursday: A crowd of 50,000 people gathers at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan, to celebrate a memorial service for those lost in 1945 in the atomic bomb blast.
  51. 2010 Friday: Due to the worst drought in Russian history, Vladimir Putin temporarily bans the export of wheat and flour to the world market.
  52. 2011 Saturday: During the war in Afghanistan, 20 Navy SEALS and at least seventeen others die when the Taliban manages to shoot down a NATO Chinook helicopter carrying them on a rescue mission.
  53. 2012 Monday: The Curiosity Rover controlled by NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory lands safely on Mars.  The spacecraft launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on November 26, 2011.
  54. 2013 Tuesday: Texas lawmaker and Democrat hack, Wendy Davis, fresh off an 11-hour filibuster in the state house in Texas announces she will run for governor of the Lone Star State—she LOST BIG.  Meanwhile, POS jihadist U.S. Army Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan went on trial at Fort Hood, TX, charged with slaying thirteen people and wounding 32 others in a 2009 attack.  Hasan, who sought to become a citizen of the Islamic State, admitted conducting the attack which led to his conviction and eventual sentence of death.
  55. 2014 Wednesday: President Barack Obama announces he will allow the Pentagon to launch a limited number of airstrikes across Iraq hopefully to stall the move of ISIS.
  56. 2015 Thursday: While marking the 70th anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on his city, Hiroshima Mayor Kazumi Matsui calls for a global ban of nuclear weapons. 
  57. 2016 Saturday: Lawrence Welk clarinetist Pete Fountain dies at age 86. 
  58. 2017 Sunday: The United Nations approves the sanctions imposed on North Korea.  Will they accomplish anything?  In our view, most likely not.  Meanwhile, Iran lobbies the European Union’s bigwigs for help on the crumbling nuclear deal signed by President Barack Hussein Obama and allied European nations.
  59. 2018 Monday: South Sudanese leader President Salva Kiir signs a peace accord with rebel leader Riek Machar in Sudan in the hope that the peace pact will end a lengthy, five-year attempt by rebels to overthrow the government of the relatively new nation.
  60. 2019 Tuesday: President Donald J. Trump condemned the recent shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, as ‘barbaric.’  Meanwhile, the U.S. Treasury designates the People’s Republic of China as a currency manipulator.
  61. 2020 Thursday: Covid-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole- folks, here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 18,752,917 confirmed cases, +173,302, 706,342, confirmed deaths, +5,064, and 11,302,021 confirmed recoveries, +128,751.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 4,947,657 confirmed cases, +57,349, 161,272 confirmed deaths, +1,242, and 2,432,129 confirmed recoveries, +25,955. 
  62. 2020 Thursday A: COVID-19 Statistics 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: 529,980 confirmed cases, 9,869 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 2,763 confirmed cases, twenty-seven confirmed deaths, and 1,402 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 60,084 confirmed cases, 1,624 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.
  63. 2020 Thursday B: Here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 26,386.98, UP 185.46 points (+0.68%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,108.87, UP 109.67 points (+1.00%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,349.16, UP 21.39 points (+0.64%).  Price of GOLD: $2,075.20 per troy oz., +5.80 (+0.28%). Here is the price of SILVER: $29.01 per troy oz., +0.061 (+2.15%).  Price of PLATINUM: $1,025.60 per troy oz., +11.70 (+1.15%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $2.91 per #, +0.003 (+0.10%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $41.97, +0.02 (+0.05%).  Today, one dollar U.S. = 6.95 PRC yuan.
  64. 2020 Thursday C: New York Attorney-General Letitia James announces charges against the National Rifle Association, its bigwigs, and others charging them with skimming at least $64 million off the NRA bank rolls in three years so they could live large and enjoy life.  Meanwhile, President Donald Trump urges the NRA to abandon New York State and relocate to Texas where conditions are much more favorable to 2nd Amendment rights and corporations. 
  65. 2020 Thursday D: Regarding the MASSIVE EXPLOSION that brought down a good part of Beirut, Lebanon, port authorities find themselves under lockdown while the government of the nation continues seeking answers as to what occurred there.  The government is trying to explain where there were 2,700 tons of ammonium nitrate stored long-term in the port.  Many people believe the Russians and Iranians have something to do with this disaster because ammonium nitrate frequently plays a role in the creation of humongous clandestine bombs.  We expect the Chi-Coms, the Russians, the Syrians, and local jihadist groups Hamas and Hezbollah were planning something BIG against Israel.  We await further developments.
  66. 2020 Thursday E: President Trump continues battling for more debates between himself and “Pro-China Joe” Biden because the first debate will NOT occur until after early voting begins.  Meanwhile, the former VP in an interview said the ‘Latino community is extremely diverse while the black community isn’t’ in so many words.  Look, everyone knows that “Groping Joe” Biden has lost it and also is extremely racist, yet the polls continue showing that he is going to blow Donald Trump OUT.  Whoa.
  67. 2021 Friday: Covid-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole- 202,403,163 confirmed cases, +764,229, 4,290,441 confirmed deaths, +11,096 and 181,904,215 confirmed recoveries, +487,073.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 36,447,123 confirmed cases, UP 149,036 from yesterday’s reporting, 632,641 confirmed deaths, UP 781, [iv] and 29,834,472 confirmed recoveries, UP 19,684.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [v]  
  68. 2021 Friday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 314,199 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- feeble old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number witnessed by the Trump administration in nearly a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.    Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus. Currently, Joe is shy 89,879 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  69. 2021 Friday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 4,032,023 confirmed cases, 64,733 confirmed deaths, and 2,117,424 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,746,914 confirmed cases, 39,602 confirmed deaths, and 2,301,197 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 45,245 confirmed cases, 540 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 490,196 confirmed cases, 6,210 confirmed deaths, and 231,605 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Louisiana: they have 573,903 confirmed cases, 11,210 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION OF confirmed recoveries. [vi]    
  70. 2021 Friday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 893,105 confirmed cases, 6,516 confirmed deaths, and 858,260 confirmed recoveries.   Let’s look at one other country- Eritrea, 171st country on the list: 6,576 cases of the virus, thirty-five confirmed deaths and 6,487 confirmed recoveries. [vii]     
  71. 2021 Friday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 35,208.51, UP 144.26 points (+0.41%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,835.76, DOWN 59.35 points (-0.40%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,436.52, UP +7.42 points (+0.17%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $67.83 per barrel, -0.45 (-0.66%).  The price of GOLD is $1,763.50 per troy oz., +0.40 (+0.02%) while the price of SILVER is $24.33 per troy ounce, 0.00 (+0.02%).  The price of PLATINUM is $974.50 per troy oz, +2.30 (+0.24%) while the price of COPPER is $4.34 per pound, -0.01 (-0.28%). [viii]   The price of PALLADIUM is $2,627.34 per troy oz, -21.72 (-0.82%). [ix] The price of RHODIUM is $19,000.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%). The price of NEODYMIUM is $780,000.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,581.50 per USD/T, -7.75 (-0.30%). [x]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000023.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.48 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.02.     In Macanese Pataca, one greenback equals 8.01 and in Macedonian Denar, a buck equal 52.24 and in Malagasy Ariary, one dollar equals 3,812.76 of theirs. [xi]        
  72. 2021 Friday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors- Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have risen to $4.388 per gallon, $3.028 in Florida, $4.095 in Hawaii, and $3.869 in Washington state. [xii]    Let’s look at one other location- Minnesota: $3.032.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Laos: $4.972 per U.S. Gallon.[xiii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,611,223,182,940 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xiv]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after ALL OTHERS, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Japan with $1,251 trillion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  73. 2021 Friday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Our esteemed ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris has been on the job now for 136 days.  What’s more, it’s her 42nd day since her one and only visit to the southern border.  Wow.  Anyone else this derelict in his or her duty would have received their pink slip long ago.  
  74. 2021 Friday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe II– On Newsmax, Sean Spicer of Spicer & Co., shared an incredible stat of EIGHT states with LESSER populations that the numbers of illegal aliens who swarmed into the United States this year.  Rhode Island: 1,097,379.  Wyoming: 576,851.  North Dakota: 779,094.  Montana: 1,084,225.  Vermont: 643,077.  South Dakota: 886,667, Delaware: 989,943.  Alaska: 733,391.  What a statistic.  Meanwhile, healthcare services in Houston, Texas, are at the breaking point what with the thousands of sick illegal aliens flooding into the city.  What the hell is going on?
  75. 2021 Friday H: Foreign News-Overseas News I- U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken is meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart in Washington, D.C.  Next, U.S. Central Command says that yes, indeed, it does appear that the Iranians attacked an Israeli tanker in the Gulf of Oman, something the lying Iranian scum continue saying ‘we did not do.’  Speaking of the Iranians, former ambassador to the United Nations from Israel Danny Danon says the U.S. should not negotiate anything with ‘the Butcher of Tehran,’ the new Iranian president, Ebrahim Raisi.  Finally, two Myanmar men were arrested in the U.S. for plotting to carry out an attack on their ambassador to the U.N.
  76. 2021 Friday I: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– New York City mayoral candidate the famous Curtis Sliwa, Republican, stands against the vaccine passports demanded by outgoing New York Mayor Bill “Bag O’ Fries” Di Blasio, Democratic-Socialist.  Good for you.  Elsewhere, ‘rogue elements’ within the Centers for Disease Control report that 30,000 fully vaccinated people are coming down with the Xi Jinping Bat Flu weekly.  Meanwhile, as Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci continues changing stories by the day, Rep. Mark Green, R-TN 7th CD, says ‘it’s wrong for the CDC to use OLD DATA to try to control things NOW.’
  77. 2021 Friday J: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information II– A growing coalition of college and university students are urging the courts to stop the imposition of Chi-Vi vaccine mandates before students can return to classes in the fall.  Speaking of students, Joe Biden commits another unconstitutional act by extending the ban on student loan debt repayment until January 2022.  Who is paying the debt or worse, will lenders expect the missed payments when January arrives?  Elsewhere, as various state and local governments consider stuffing vaccine mandates onto everyone they can, we learn today that 72-percent of black Americans have not yet sought out vaccinations.  (Note- Chef Bea says that she won’t get the jab because every time white liberals tell blacks to do something for their own good, it never is).
  78. 2021 Friday K: Voting Integrity-Fraudulent and Stolen Election News–     Mike Lindell of My Pillow® fame gave a massive speech in Dallas, Texas, tonight in which, he began laying out the case for overturning the fraudulent 2020 Presidential Election and several of the Senate races, i.e., Georgia, Arizona, and Michigan- that went to Democrats ONLY because they stole them.
  79. 2021 Friday L: 2020 Election Audit– Wisconsin expects to issue subpoenas to two counties in the state to hand a variety of 2020 Election information and equipment as that state’s audit commences.  Meanwhile, a new Quinnipiac poll says that 47-percent of Americans are concerned about voter fraud while 46-percent fear voter suppression.  Apparently, the other seven percent have no thoughts on the matter.
  80. 2021 Friday M: Joe Biden Regime News I– U.S. dictator ‘Drooling Joe’ Biden unveiled ‘his’ target for 50-percent electric vehicle use in the country by 2030 today.  Big whoop.  Next, ‘Dictator Joe’ Biden is reportedly considering withholding federal funding from states, cities, colleges and universities, and anything else sucking away at the federal government’s sagging teats to force the numbers of vaccinations jabbed into arms to go UP.  (Note- how soon before the Biden regime demands everyone on Social Security, on welfare, and on other government assistance must get vaccinated or lose their monthly aid?  You know it MUST be in the works).  
  81. 2021 Friday N: Political News I– Stephen Miller told Tucker Carlson on his Fox News Channel program this evening that ‘for the first time in U.S. history, we have a government that is truly disdainful of the American people.’  He said this in a conversation as to WHY the Biden regime loves ILLEGAL ALIENS more than it cares for its own citizens.   Wow.   Elsewhere, gubernatorial candidate Larry Elder says that ‘Governor Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom and Andrew “Killer” Cuomo of New York have much alike- both will soon be out of office.’  Mr. Elder is seeking to replace “Nazi” Newsom while New Yorkers are demanding the ‘Love Gov’ resign now.
  82. 2021 Friday O: Political News II– We learn today from author Julie Kelly of American Greatness that the 550 people held without bail in the D.C. hoosegow for their roles in the FALSE FLAG OPERATION conducted via Communist China-Democratic Party-RINO collusion on January 6, 2021, they will remain in jail- sans bail as we mentioned- until sometime next year when the SHOW TRIALS will begin.  The Democrats seek to use these unfortunate political prisoners, people regularly abused by the jail staff, so as to gin up anger at Republicans ahead of the 2022 Mid-Terms.  Not only is this incredibly abusive, but it’s also equally un-American and the authoritarian regime must free these people on bond as they did Antifa and Black Lives Matter criminals.  Senator Ron Johnson, R-WI, says that House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi[xv] and the Dems ‘let down’ Capitol Hill law enforcement on that day by allowing what happened to happen.
  83. 2021 Friday P: Political News III– In a major slap to the face of regime dictator Joe Biden, 9-11 families have said they don’t want him anywhere near the upcoming memorial events.  Ouch.  In other political news, Rep. Carlos A. Giménez, R-FL 26th CD, blasted the Biden regime by saying the ‘White House pick for ambassador to communist Cuba demonstrates the regime errs when it comes to Cuba.’  Next, Rep. Cori “The Bitch” Bush, DS-MO 1st CD, says ‘it’s no one’s business that she spent more than $200,000 on private security as she screeches about DEFUNDING THE POLICE.’  Hence, you know why we have bestowed the nickname on her that we have. [xvi]  Finally, the Department of Justice is urging a federal judge to keep the unconstitutional moratorium on evictions in place.  We say, “FIGHT IT!”
  84. 2021 Friday Q: U.S. Senate News I– Senate Majority Leader “Cryin’ Chuck” Schumer is calling for the august body to reconvene on Saturday so they can stuff the ‘infrastructure bill’ through and onto ‘Dictator Joe’s’ desk.  Speaking of the aforementioned ‘bill,’[xvii] a new study by the University of Pennsylvania says that the ‘infrastructure bill’ will NOT drive-up U.S. GDP no matter how much the liberals claim it will.
  85. 2021 Friday R: Miscellaneous News I– The gun that killed “Billy the Kid”- a Colt single-action revolver with a 7.5-inch barrel is going on the auction block and what’s more, auctioneers expect the antique firearm to pull in $2 million or more which would make it the most expensive antique firearm in history.  Sheriff Pat Garrett shot and killed William H. Bonney, aka “Billy the Kid,” 140 years ago.
  86. 2021 Friday S: Business News– Inflation is afflicting ALL Americans.  Sean Spicer of Spicer & Co. on Newsmax shared alarming statistics regarding the increasing costs of the Biden/Democratic Party’s unparalleled spending.  First, milk has gone up 5.6-percent.  Next, car rentals have shot up a whopping 87.7-percent.  Used cars have gone up 45.2-percent.  Gasoline has gone up by 45.1-percent.  Laundry machines- washers and dryers- have gone up 29.4-percent.  Airfare has increased by 24.6-percent while hotel rooms have gone up 16.9-percent.  Furniture prices have increased by 8.6-percent, bacon by 8.4-percent, TVs by 7.6-percent, fresh fruit 7.3-percent, shoes 6.5-percent, and fresh fish by 6.4-percent.  Inflation is a tax on everyone, but it singles out the poor the most.  They already struggle to survive in this life and when everything they buy goes up and up, they are lost.  Thank you, Joe Biden, thank you, Democrats.
  87. 2021 Friday T: Economic News– The Biden regime is CELEBRATING the jobs figures for July: 943,000 NEW JOBS and what’s more, unemployment has fallen to 5.4-percent.  But wait- there’s more and it’s not that stupendous.  Observe: of the 943,000 new jobs, 240,000 were GOVERNMENT JOBS which means the Deep State continues to grow.  Moreover, 380,000 jobs in the hospitality industry underwent creation even though employers are having a hell of a time locating people to fill more of these jobs.  Add to that the fact that when Republicans are in the White House, Democrats dismiss these jobs as ‘hamburger-flipper jobs,’ and other derogatory names.  Even more important, ONLY 27,000 manufacturing jobs were created, and retail jobs fell by 5,500 jobs which also is not good.  Continue blowing your horn, Biden regime, but you have done NOTHING.  
  88. 2021 Friday U: Crime and Punishment News-Law Enforcement News I– Things continue looking bad for Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo aka the Love Gov aka the Gropin’ Gov, DS-NY, as additional voices continue their demands for him to step down.  Heck, one of his accusers has now filed a criminal complaint against the ogre.  At a fundraiser in New York, President Donald J. Trump said things are looking bad for the serial sexual harasser.  (Note- NYC mayoral candidate Curtis Sliwa says the ‘taxpayers will have to cover hypocrite Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo’s legal bills.’  That does indeed suck).  Next, the family of slain Capitol Hill protester Ashli Babbitt is filing a $10 million wrongful death suit against the Capitol Hill officer who shot her dead as she was going through a window.
  89. 2021 Friday V: Religion News– Rabbi Yaakov Menken on One America News today said that ‘being anti-Israel is a cover for being anti-Semitic.’  (Rabbi Menken is managing director for the Coalition of Jewish Values).
  90. 2021 Friday W: Florida State News– After Joe Biden attempted to slam “America’s Governor” Ron DeSantis yesterday by saying when asked about the Floridian governor, ‘governor who?’, Governor DeSantis said this morning, “I wonder what else he has forgotten?”  Meaning, everything because the dictator is frigging senile.  Meanwhile, many Florida school districts are saying they are going to defy the governor’s orders on NO MASKS in school.
  91. 2021 Friday X: Texas State News– Even though Washington, D.C., is growing tired of the fugitive Texas Democrats and would like them to take their ‘super-spreader selves’ back home, the Lone Star scum expect to remain in the District of Columbia while the 2nd Special Session of the state legislature is in effect.  (Republicans, we hope you take note of this behavior and begin employing it yourselves).
  92. 2021 Friday Y: Sports News I– The International Olympic Committee has stripped two Belarussian coaches of their accreditation and Japan has sent them home.  Meanwhile, due to all the WOKE BS going on, NBC’s ratings for its Olympics coverage are in the crapper and heading down the drain.  Go figure.
  93. 2021 Friday Z: Wokeism / Woke / Wokies– Pediatricians across the United States are upbraiding the American Medical Association’s effort to remove gender from birth certificates.  One of the stupidest things we have ever heard.  We hope the pediatricians win.
  94. 2021 Friday AA: South Dakota State News– With Governor Kristi Noem’s blessings, the 81st Sturgis Motorcycle Rally kicks off for its annual 10-day event.
  95. 2021 Friday BB: Arizona State News– Copper State lawmaker Senator Tony Navarrete underwent arrest in connection with a 2019 child sex crime.  So far, the state senator has given no comment.
  96. 2021 Friday CC: Big Tech News– Twitter suspends a podcaster for saying that the tranny weightlifter from New Zealand is a ‘man’ which he is.  What a load of crap.
  97. 2021 Friday DD: Federal and State Court News– A judge refuses to block the construction of the obscene Barack Hussein Obama ‘presidential library and compound’ in Chicago.
  98. 2021 Friday EE: California Lottery Results-Mega-Millions Draw– Here are the results for the Mega-Millions Draw #1683 what with a $208 million jackpot on the line: 09, 18, 40, 46, 69, and Mega 09.  Out of 80,316 winning tickets in the Golden State, the highest winners were three people who had FOUR numbers plus the Mega for a prize of $6,621 apiece.
  99. 2022 Saturday:  Alas, the Chi-Coms are firing missiles over the island nation of Taiwan.  At least they were this past Thursday.  It’s also amazing how our numbers went straight down after we shared how the Taiwanese could destroy the Chi-Com invasion fleet- when- or more likely- IF it ever comes.  It would be amazing what a killer drone swarm could accomplish, half a million killer drones laden with explosives crashing into the bridge of the Chi-Com fleet, onto the funnels taking out whatever protections there might be while the secondary swarm goes down the stacks into the interior of the ship setting off a chain of explosions sending the ships to the bottom of the Taiwan Strait.  Drones can disable deck guns, jet engines, take out landing craft while submersible drones hammer the bellies of other vessels including submarines.  Look, the Chi-Coms do not like anyone speaking negatively of them but we here at the AICPENDBLOG.COM do not do this for the numbers.  No, we do it because it’s a calling and also believe that Taiwan is the legitimate government in exile of the mainland, NOT the communist regime in Beijing.  Saying this, we know they will make attempts on our lives (as they seemingly have in the past with letters addressed to George Noory) but to the Chi-Coms, we say, “F**K YOU.”  Chef Hector “El Chilote” Santanamos De Soto.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0914 a 20” x 24” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Low Tide.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclees, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  For more than 60 years- up until her untimely death from cancer in 2012- Bev stood before the easel and painted for 10-12 hours per day. Known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks, her paintings are in demand as much today as they were 30 years ago.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her stunning body of work, one the Chi-Coms have long tried to copy and sell facsimiles of but which none of them have ever been able to reproduce well enough to fool novice art buyers.  Once there, it is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor- virtually anyone.  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there as quickly as your fingers can tap the letters on your keyboard.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day, aka the AICPENDBLOG.COM, thanks each and every one of you, our beloved, loyal fan base.  DON’T buy any counterfeit bull crap coming out of mainland communist China, especially from Xinjiang Province, ground zero for Chi-Com National Socialism.

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

Brian Wilson’s next studio album- “That Lucky Old Sun”- came out on September 02, 2008 and featured the gifted composer-singer-songwriter-musician working once again with Van Dyke Parks and one of his solo bandmembers.  The album features music interspersed with poetry readings so one can see that it’s an eclectic album that all fans of Mr. Wilson will love forever.  As always, he has superb musicians joining him which makes this yet another amazing musical endeavor by this global musical treasure.  Seek it out at your favorite site for the best in music- you will be glad you did.

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

[ii] One day, we will get around to the music of Stevie Wonder.  Great musician. 

[iii] One day, we will do the music of Rick James, too.

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

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

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

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

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

[ix] 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.

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

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

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

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

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

[xv] “Mumbles” Pelosi says she’s ‘confident’ that Democrats will maintain the majority in 2022.

[xvi] Even more fascinating is the fact that Business Insider reports that Senator Raphael Warnock, DS-GA, has spent a massive $350,000 from his campaign coffers on increased security, Senator Jon Ossoff, also a DS-from the Peach State has spent $162,107 on personal security, and strangely, Senator Mark Kelly, D(S)-AZ has spent $247,487 on personal security.  All of this money comes out of their campaign coffers.  Question is, why do these losers need increased security?  We haven’t heard of any threats on their lives.  

[xvii] Senator Ted Cruz, R-TX, says the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill is little more than a trap.

203. TODAY IN HISTORY—FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2022

2021 Thursday I: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I- The ‘Mark of the Beast’ attitude continues what with a New Jersey hospital firing SIX employees who said ‘NO’ to getting one of the Chi-Vi vaccines. Whatever happened to ‘my body, my choice?’ Obviously, it doesn’t count here.

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203. TODAY IN HISTORY—FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2022:

U.S. Attorneys General John J. Crittenden and James Speed; U.S. Secretaries of the Interior Thomas Ewing and Douglas McKay; U.S. Secretary of State John M. Clayton; U.S. Secretaries of the Treasury William M. Meredith and Henry Morgenthau Jr.; Chef James “JT” Tobiason, Bad Company featuring Brian Howe, the Eagles featuring Don Henley, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, the Monkees, the Spencer Davis Group featuring Eddie Hardin, and Supertramp featuring Rick Davies:

  1. 259 Friday: St. Dionysius becomes the 25th Roman Catholic Pope, replacing Sixtus II, the 24th pontiff.  St. Dionysius served from today until December 26, 268 while his predecessor served from August 30, 257 until August 6, 258.   
  2. 1298 Tuesday: At the Battle of Falkirk, the British defeat the Scots putting them under English control.
  3. 1306 Thursday: King Philip the Fair orders the expulsion of ALL Jews from France.
  4. 1515 Thursday: The Congress of Vienna settles issues between Poland and the Holy Roman Empire.
  5. 1587 Wednesday: An English colony fated to vanish under mysterious circumstances was established on the island of Roanoke off the coast of North Carolina.
  6. 1676 Wednesday: The reign of the 239th Roman Catholic Pope Clement IX ended on this date.  He first became Vicar of Christ on April 29, 1670 and guided his global flock from then until today.
  7. 1796 Friday: General Moses Cleveland founded the city of Cleveland on this date.
  8. 1798 Sunday: For the first time since being launched on October 21, 1797, the USS Constitution was underway and out to sea on this date.
  9. 1812 Wednesday: At the Battle of Salamanca in Spain, English troops commanded by the Duke of Wellington defeated the French.
  10. 1850 Monday: The 18th U.S. Secretary of State John M. Clayton left office on this date.  A member of several political parties including the National Republican, Whig, and American Parties, he served under Presidents Zachary Taylor and Millard Fillmore from March 08, 1849, until today.  Next, the 22nd U.S. Attorney General John J. Crittenden assumed office on this date.  A member also of numerous political parties, he served under Presidents Zachary Taylor and Millard Fillmore from today until March 04, 1853.  Meanwhile, Senator Thomas Ewing, W-OH, the first U.S. Secretary of the Interior left office on this date.  He served under Presidents Zachary Taylor and Millard Fillmore from March 08,1848 until today.   
  11. 1850 Monday A: The 19th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury William M. Meredith left office on this date.  A Federalist, then a Whig, and finally a Republican, he served under Presidents Zachary Taylor and Millard Fillmore from March 08, 1849, until today.
  12. 1862 Tuesday: President Abraham Lincoln presented to his Cabinet a preliminary draft of the Emancipation Proclamation; however, he did not release it until the Union began experiencing battlefield success.
  13. 1866 Sunday: The 27th U.S. Attorney General James Speed left office on this date.  A Whig and then a Republican, he served under Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson from December 02, 1864, until today.
  14. 1893 Saturday: Wellesley College professor Katharine Lee Bates visited the summit of Pikes Peak, where she was inspired to write the original version of her poem, “America the Beautiful.”
  15. 1916 Saturday: A bomb went off during a Preparedness Day parade in San Francisco, California, killing 10 people.
  16. 1926 Thursday: Babe Ruth caught a baseball at Mitchell Field in New York.  What made this event so unique is that an airplane flying at 250 feet dropped it.
  17. 1933 Saturday: American aviator Wiley Post completed his first solo flight around the world as he returned to New York’s Floyd Bennett Field after traveling for 7 days, 18.75 hours.
  18. 1934 Sunday: Bank robber John Dillinger was shot to death by federal agents outside Chicago’s Biograph Theater, where he had just seen the Clark Gable movie, “Manhattan Melodrama.”
  19. 1937 Thursday: The U.S. Senate rejects a bid by Democrat President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to enlarge (‘stack’) the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS).
  20. 1939 Saturday: The first black female judge in the history of the United States —Jane Matilda Bolin—assumes her post in New York City.
  21. 1940 Monday: Following Adolf Hitler putting out peace feelers to the Brits, Lord Halifax, the British foreign secretary, rebuffs the Fuhrer by telling him that until others have freedom, Great Britain will continue the fight and won’t submit.  This, of course, outrages the Nazi leader.  He had hopes that the German and British peoples which have much in common could ally together in the fight against global Bolshevism, but the Brits are having none of it.
  22. 1941 Tuesday: Architects presented the plans for the Pentagon to the House Subcommittee of Appropriations.  On the Eastern Front, Axis forces continue steamrolling across the Soviet Union.  The problems the Axis troops are facing is that as they head east, Russia opens up like a great funnel which dilutes the strength of the Axis forces.  That’s bad enough but stories of the atrocities the Nazis are committing behind the lines against civilians- notably communist party members and Jews- is stiffening the backbones of the Red Army soldiers.  Even without help in sight, they trade their lives to buy time for their comrades farther east to prepare defenses.   Still, Operation Barbarossa rolls forward.
  23. 1942 Wednesday: The Nazis began transporting Jews from the Warsaw Ghetto to the Treblinka Death Camp.  Meanwhile, back along the Atlantic Seaboard in the United States, gasoline-rationing involving the use of coupons commenced.  Elsewhere, in the Pacific Theater, the Japanese are continuing their advance across New Guinea placing Australia in danger.
  24. 1943 Thursday: American forces led by General George S. Patton captured Palermo, Sicily, during World War II.  At least 50,000 Italian troops- about the size of a division- are trapped in the western portion of the island and without relief will have to lay down their arms and become prisoners of war.  Not long ago, Il Duce Benito Mussolini guaranteed his ally, Adolf Hitler, that the Fascists would continue the fight.
  25. 1944 Saturday: The Soviet military authorities set up the Polish National Liberation Committee. In essence, they are telling the Free Polish government broadcasting orders to the Polish people from London, ‘you aren’t in charge here.’  Soviet forces capture the strategic city of Chelmno and redouble their efforts at encircling Lublin, Poland.  Meanwhile, in London, Rick Davies, future keyboardist, and vocalist with the rock group, Supertramp[i], is born in Swindon, England.
  26. 1945 Sunday: As Allied bombers continue blasting Japan, the Japanese government still is not ready to throw in the towel.  Tokyo still thinks it can negotiate a peace and tells the Allies; we are ‘open to peace feelers but not to outright surrender.’  The Imperial Japanese are determined to defend their home islands to the bitter end no matter the cost.
  27. 1945 Sunday A: The 52nd U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Morgenthau Jr. left office on this date.  A Democrat, Secretary Morgenthau served under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt from January 01, 1934, until today.
  28. 1946 Monday: The militant Zionist group Irgun blew up a wing of the King David Hotel in Jerusalem, killing 91 people and wounding many more. 
  29. 1947 Tuesday: Don Henley, future drummer, and vocalist with the Eagles[ii] is born on this date in Gilmer, Texas.
  30. 1949 Friday: Chef James “JT” Tobiason—future blogger at the American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day—was born on this date.
  31. 1953 Wednesday: In Portsmouth, England, future second vocalist for Bad Company[iii]– Brian Howe- is born.  He would take the place of Paul Rodgers when the famed vocalist for both Free and the original Bad Company left the band to work with Jimmy Page in the Firm.
  32. 1955 Friday: The first vice president to preside over a president’s cabinet meeting—Richard M. Nixon in support of President Dwight D. Eisenhower—does so on this date.
  33. 1959 Wednesday: In Salem, Oregon, the former 35th U.S. Interior Secretary Douglas McKay died at age 66.  A Republican, he served under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from January 21, 1953, to April 15, 1956.
  34. 1963 Monday: Sonny Liston knocks out Floyd Patterson at the 2:10 minute mark in the first round of their scheduled 15-round heavyweight title fight.  Besides putting his record to 35-1, Liston retained the WBA, NYSAC, and The Ring magazine heavyweight titles of the world and won the inaugural WBC heavyweight title.  As for Patterson, the loss put his record to 38-4.
  35. 1965 Thursday: BBC-TV in England debuted “Till Death Us Do Part” on this date.
  36. 1967 Saturday: Jimi Hendrix[iv] calls it ‘quits’ opening for the Monkees[v] on their U.S. tour.
  37. 1969 Tuesday: Aretha Franklin undergoes arrest in Detroit, Michigan, for disturbing the peace.
  38. 1975 Tuesday: The U.S. House of Representatives votes to restore citizenship to General Robert E. Lee, he, of Civil War fame.
  39. 1982 Thursday: In the largest mass wedding ever, the Reverend Sun Myung Moon married 2,200 couples in New York City’s Madison Square Garden.
  40. 1986 Tuesday: The U.S. House of Representatives impeaches Federal Judge Harry E. Clairborne on grounds of income tax evasion.
  41. 1987 Wednesday: To protect them from possible Iranian assault, the United States Navy commenced escorting re-flagged Kuwaiti oil tankers up and down the Persian Gulf.  Because the Iraqis were kicking Iranian butt in the Iran-Iraq War, the Iranians wanted to widen the war to which, the United States under President Ronald Reagan told them, “NO.”
  42. 1991 Thursday: Police in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, arrested sick f**k Jeffrey Dahmer, who later confessed to murdering 17 men and boys.  Dahmer ended up dying in prison after another inmate beat him to death in general population.
  43. 1992 Saturday: Colombian drug cartel kingpin Pablo Escobar escapes from his luxury prison near the city of Medellin.  Security forces eventually located him in December 1992, stormed his compound and killed the degenerate cocaine baron.   
  44. 1994 Monday: O.J. Simpson pleads “Absolutely 100-percent not-guilty” of murder.
  45. 1995 Saturday: Worthless mother Susan Smith is found guilty of murdering her two young children in South Carolina so she could be with her boyfriend.
  46. 1998 Wednesday: The frigging Iranians tested a medium-range missile capable of hitting Saudi Arabia or Israel on this date.  
  47. 1999 Thursday: In Rome, N.Y., the 30th anniversary music festival celebrating the original Woodstock Music and Arts Festival of 1969 begins.  None of the bands there could ever approximate the original performers and add to that the fact the concert temperatures were over 100 degrees plus, people became violent and battled with one another bringing the mess to an end on the 25th.  Some said the fiasco was ‘the day the music died,’ a comment attributed to San Francisco Examiner journalist Jane Ganahi.  Yes, we think it did die there what with a mishmash of various groups.   The fact that people fought with each other, there were sexual assaults, rapes, arson, and looting says that this event was NOT about ‘peace and love.’  Nope.  Can’t rekindle the magic.
  48. 2000 Saturday: Astronomers at the University of Arizona announced they had a 17th moon orbiting Jupiter.
  49. 2003 Tuesday: Saddam Hussein’s two miserable sons Odai and Qusai died during a gunfight with U.S. forces in northern Iraq.  Elsewhere, a fire broke out near the top of the Eiffel Tower.  French authorities evacuated approximately 4,000 people sans any reported injuries.
  50. 2004 Thursday: The September 11 commission’s final report hit the news on this date.  The 575-page report concluded that hijackers exploited “deep institutional failings within our government.”  The commission released it to the White House a day before.  This report has led many 9-11 Truthers to blame George W. Bush for allowing the jihadist scum to attack the United States so the President could launch a war with Iraq.  This is a bunch of felonious bull crap as EVERYONE—we repeat—EVERYONE believed Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction.
  51. 2005 Friday: A labor agreement ended an NHL lockout that canceled the previous hockey season. 
  52. 2008 Tuesday: Tropical Storm Dolly spun into a hurricane as it headed toward the U.S.-Mexico border.  Meanwhile, European Union ministers agreed to toughen sanctions against murderous thug-dictator President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe to pressure him to share power with the opposition.  Finally, actress Estelle Getty died in Los Angeles, California, at age 84.
  53. 2009 Wednesday: The longest total solar eclipse of the 21st century, lasting up to 6 minutes and 38.8 seconds occurred over parts of Asia and the Pacific Ocean.
  54. 2011 Friday: The International Monetary Fund approves a new three-year loan deal for Haiti, $60 million and cancels its $268 million debt.  Elsewhere, Anders Breivik, a self-described “militant nationalist,” massacred 69 people at a Norwegian island youth retreat after detonating a bomb in nearby Oslo that killed eight others in the nation’s worst violence since World War II.  Breivik was angry over the massive importation of Muslims into his homeland.
  55. 2012 Sunday:  India elects Pranab Mukherjee as its new President.
  56. 2013 Monday: Scientific studies reveal that dolphins have unique names for one another in much the same way as do human beings.  Elsewhere, frenzied crowds of Roman Catholics in Rio de Janeiro mobbed the car carrying Pope Francis as he returned to his home continent for the first time as pontiff, embarking on a seven-day visit.  Meanwhile, the Duchess of Cambridge, the former Kate Middleton, gave birth to a son, Prince George, who became third in line to the British throne after Prince Charles and Prince William.
  57. 2014 Tuesday: A case of bubonic plague in the Chinese province of Gansu prompts quarantines in parts of the city of Yumen; while outbreaks are rare, the disease can be contracted by contact with fleas from wild rodents.
  58. 2015 Wednesday: Eddie Hardin of the Spencer Davis Group[vi] and Axis Point[vii] died from a heart attack on this date.  
  59. 2016 Friday: In Munich, Germany, a shooter murders 9 people at the Olympia shopping mall and then turns the gun on himself.   Meanwhile, Democratic Party 2016 Presidential nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton announces Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her vice-presidential nominee and running mate.
  60. 2017 Saturday: The United States Navy and President Donald J. Trump christened the newest aircraft carrier to the fleet, the USS Gerald R. Ford, on this date.    Meanwhile, in San Antonio, Texas, one of the worst incidents of tragedy in human trafficking occurs as 10 illegal aliens die in the back of an overheated semi-truck trailer.   
  61. 2018 Sunday: In response to a hateful speech by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, President Donald J. Trump sends out a Tweet in which, he warns the s-hole nation of “CONSEQUENCES.”  The Iranians would be wise to listen to the 45th president as he is not- we repeat NOT- the 44th president who was Pro-Iranian to the bone.   Meanwhile, in anti-gun Toronto, Canada, a shooter kills 2 and wounds 13 before being shot dead by law enforcement.
  62. 2019 Monday: The latest Marvel Comics superhero film, “Avengers: Endgame,” surpasses “Avatar” as the world’s highest-grossing film pulling in $2.9 billion.  People love the comic book movies it says a lot about the public paying big bucks to watch this schlock.   Meanwhile, Pakistani President Imran Khan meets with President Donald J. Trump at the White House on a state visit.   Elsewhere, in northwestern Syria at Maarat al-Numan, Russian warplanes in support of Syrian government forces kill at least 31 civilians.   Finally, President Donald J. Trump says that the ‘U.S. could win the war in Afghanistan in one week.’  “I just don’t want to kill 10 million people.  If I wanted to win that war, Afghanistan would be wiped off the face of the earth.”  (Mr. President, this is why God gave the United States the neutron bomb- use them!).
  63. 2020 Wednesday: The U.S. State Department orders the closure- by this Friday- of the People’s Republic of (Communist) China’s consulate in Houston, Texas.  The Chinese within the facility immediately start a bonfire with which to eliminate all sensitive documents but everyone knows the Houston consulate (and most of the others) are hotbeds for hostile spying on everything in the area: U.S. air force and other military bases, the U.S. space program, and bio research, especially into the Chinese-manufactured Bat Flu pandemic sweeping the planet.  Meanwhile reports inform the world that everyday PRC warplanes are buzzing Taiwan, a free nation the communists are determined to reclaim.  STAND STRONG TAIWAN!  We advocate for a return of the Two-China policy by which, Taiwan becomes a free and independent nation as they were before the United Nations threw them under the bus in favor of the PRC- Chi-Com money bought them Taiwan’s seat in the U.N. and on the U.N. Security Council.      
  64. 2020 Wednesday A: President Donald J. Trump- with Attorney-General William “Bill” Barr, FBI Director Christopher A. Wray, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf, and numerous others- announces to the nation Operation Legend, a partnership between federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies to reclaim the streets from violent left-wing (and we believe communist China-funded) mobs that are murdering innocent civilians and harming countless others in numerous cities around the country.   These are standard, anti-crime-fighting activities the federal government has been carrying out for decades and all left-wing mayors and governors have been put on notice.
  65. 2020 Wednesday B: Covid-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– Here are today’s Xi Jinping Bat Flu Statistics for the globe: 15,008,046 confirmed cases, UP by 233,159 cases, 617,902 confirmed deaths, UP by 6,303 deaths, and 8,511,330 confirmed recoveries, UP by 171,288 recoveries.  Here are the numbers for the United States: 4,019,492 confirmed cases, UP by 123,689 new cases, 145,053 confirmed deaths, UP by 2,021 new deaths, and 1,185,757 confirmed recoveries, UP by 55,552 new recoveries.  (The number of recoveries would be even greater if Blue State governors would report them but alas, we know they won’t- corrupt MF-ers).   
  66. 2020 Wednesday C: COVID-19 Statistics in the three states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day employs chef-authors, California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the stats, Golden State first: 413,576 confirmed cases, 7,883 confirmed deaths, but as is the norm, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the stats for the Aloha State: 1,418 confirmed cases, 24 confirmed deaths, and 1,084 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in the Ever-Red, uh, we mean, the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 48,575 confirmed cases, 1,465 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, Florida: 379,619 confirmed number of cases, 5,459 confirmed number of deaths, and like Blue States, NO number of confirmed recoveries.  What’s up, Governor Ron DeSantis?  Acting like a Blue State governor?    
  67. 2020 Wednesday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 27,005.84, UP 165.44 points (0.62%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 10,706.13, UP 25.76 points (0.24%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,276.02, UP 18.72 points (0.57%).  The price of GOLD is $1,868.80 per troy oz., +3.70 (+0.20%) while the price of SILVER is $23.20 per troy ounce, +0.061 (+0.26%).  The price of PLATINUM is $964.00 per troy oz, +6.60 (0.69%) while the price of COPPER is $2.92 per pound, -0.0045 (-0.15%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $41.82 per barrel, -0.08 (-0.19%).
  68. 2021 Thursday: Covid-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 193,366,039 confirmed cases, +559,484, 4,150,648 confirmed deaths, +8,757 and 175,704,146 confirmed recoveries, +380,427.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 35,218,594 confirmed cases, UP 72,118 from yesterday’s reporting, 626,172 confirmed deaths, UP 364, [viii] and 29,478,173 confirmed recoveries, UP 19,770.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them.[ix]  
  69. 2021 Thursday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump COVID-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 307,730 CHI-VI DEATHS IN THE United States- feeble old Joe, by the end of the year, you will have tied the total number witnessed by the Trump administration in nearly a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.    Under President Trump’s watch, there were 404,078 fatalities from the Chi-Com Bat Virus. Currently, Joe is shy 96,348 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  70. 2021 Thursday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 3,890,609 confirmed cases, 64,184 confirmed deaths, and 2,087,173 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,497,828 confirmed cases, 38,566 confirmed deaths, and 2,273,461 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 39,892 confirmed cases, 527 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 467,324 confirmed cases, 6,116 confirmed deaths, and 229,145 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Ohio: they have 1,120,120 confirmed cases, 20,449 confirmed deaths, and 1,089,482 confirmed recoveries. [x]    
  71. 2021 Thursday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 856,986 confirmed cases, 6,457 confirmed deaths, and 840,712 confirmed recoveries.   Let’s look at one other country- Hong Kong, 156th FREE STATE on the list: 11,972 cases of the virus, 212 confirmed deaths and 11,690 confirmed recoveries. [xi]     
  72. 2021 Thursday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,823.35, UP 25.35 points (+0.073%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,684.60, UP 52.64 points (+0.36%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,367.48, UP 8.79 points (+0.20%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $71.70 per barrel, -0.22 (-0.31%).  The price of GOLD is $1,804.20 per troy oz., -1.30 (-0.07%) while the price of SILVER is $25.41 per troy ounce, +0.03 (+0.11%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,093.00 per troy oz, +2.40 (+0.22%) while the price of COPPER is $4.36 per pound, +0.02 (+0.48%).[xii]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,723.12 per troy oz, +5.23 (+0.19%).[xiii] The price of RHODIUM is $18,700.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%). The price of NEODYMIUM is $720,000.00 per troy oz., -5,000.00 (-0.69%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,466.00 per troy oz., +16.00 (+0.65%). [xiv]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000031.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.47 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.09.     In Croatia Kuna, one greenback equals 6.39 and in Cuban Peso, a buck equals 24.00 and in Czech Koruna, one dollar equals 21.77 of theirs. [xv]        
  73. 2021 Thursday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have risen to over $4.320 per gallon, $2.977 in Florida, $4.091 in Hawaii, and $3.836 in Washington state. [xvi]    Let’s look at one other location- Connecticut: $3.154.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The next country on the list has the next lowest gasoline price in the world- Communist China: $4.477 per U.S. Gallon.[xvii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,553,133,360,269 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping TRILLIONS.[xviii]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have met their ends on the chopping block.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Canada, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is France with $111 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for top position.
  74. 2021 Thursday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Today is Day No. 121 for the so-called ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be in charge of the CALAMITY occurring on the U.S.-Mexico border and to have done NOTHING about the crisis.  It’s also her 27th day since she has been to the border on her one and only trip with no mention as to when she might return to conduct a serious visit.  We await word of that momentous day if it should come because we would love to accompany “Willie Brown’s mattress.” 
  75. 2021 Thursday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe II– One America News shared the latest figures on the southern border mess as they always do.  First, here is the cost this day of carrying for multitudes of illegal aliens in U.S. custody: $539,396,352.  Next, here is the cost this year of caring for the illegal alien invaders: $221,909,319,680.  Moving on, here is the estimated number for illegals who have crossed into the U.S. this year: 2,274,392.  Finally, here is the conservative estimate of illegals in the U.S. as we speak: 36,274,392.  The American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day has said since the inception of this blog back in 2009 that the numbers back then were around 35-50 million illegals whereas now, we believe a much more honest number is between 75-100 million illegal aliens.  Folks, we need to round them up, imprison them, and then deport them in a nonstop reverse caravan of outgoing flights, on freighters, on freight trains, via buses, and even on foot.  The country cannot handle these people, nor do we want them running amok in our country.  DEFEND THE COUNTRY NOW. [xix]
  76. 2021 Thursday H: Foreign News / Overseas News I– U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman said that the U.S., South Korea, and Japan will counter any malevolent activity the North Koreans might commit.  While this is awesome, there is no pushback against the Chi-Coms.  The Chi-Coms reject a plan by the World Health Organization to determine the origins of the Xi Jinping Bat Flu.  Speaking of the Chi-Coms, the Democrats remain under fire from human rights groups because they won’t call out their communist overlords for human rights violations.
  77. 2021 Thursday I: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– The ‘Mark of the Beast’ attitude continues what with a New Jersey hospital firing SIX employees who said ‘NO’ to getting one of the Chi-Vi vaccines.  Whatever happened to ‘my body, my choice?’  Obviously, it doesn’t count here.  Meanwhile, the White House is reviewing whether it’s going to impose mask mandates on the American people whether they want them or not.   Elsewhere, One America News reported today that the VAERS website says that COVID-19-related deaths in the U.S. jumped from 11.1 thousand to 12.3 thousand deaths since the start of the year.  This number is higher than the combined deaths for all other vaccines in the country since the federal government began counting such incidents.  And they wonder WHY millions of Americans are reluctant to get vaccinated.  Finally, the National Football League says that if outbreaks of COVID-19 hits unvaccinated players and staff on a team, that team will forfeit games.  Wow.
  78. 2021 Thursday J: Voting Integrity / Fraudulent and Stolen Election News– Oklahoma state lawmaker Sean Roberts urges an election audit within his state and the fake news media goes berserk and begins att