272. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2022

We all hope and pray that the U.S. Secret Service is protecting President Donald J. Trump and his family well what with an embittered and crazed “Lyin’ Liz” Cheney saying she will stop at nothing to prevent Mr. Trump from becoming president again. This woman is a clear and present danger and the Joestapo must detain her before she attempts to assassinate America’s greatest president

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272. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2022:

We all hope and pray that the U.S. Secret Service is protecting President Donald J. Trump and his family well what with an embittered and crazed “Lyin’ Liz” Cheney saying she will stop at nothing to prevent Mr. Trump from becoming president again.  This woman is a clear and present danger and the Joestapo must detain her before she attempts to assassinate America’s greatest president

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts; U.S. Secretary of War James McAllister Schofield; Chef Gervais Krinkelmeier, Grand Funk Railroad featuring Mark Farner, The Grateful Dead featuring Mickey Hart, Iron Butterfly featuring Michael Pinera, King Crimson featuring Ian Wallace and Bill Rieflin, Mountain featuring N.D. Smart, and the Rolling Stones:

  1. 480 B.C.: At the Battle of Salamis, the Greek fleet under the command of Admiral Themistocles destroys the Persian fleet commanded by Xerxes I, beating back the planned Persian invasion of Greece.  A great win for Western Civilization and a blow to Eastern despots.  
  2. 440 Saturday: The reign of the 45th Roman Catholic Pope St. Leo I begins on this date.  The Vicar of Christ would lead his global flock from today until the Lord called him home on November 10, 461.
  3. 855 Wednesday: The reign of the 104th Roman Catholic Pope Benedict III begins today.  The noble pontiff would guide his followers on their journey to become one with the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit from today until his own journey home ended on April 17, 858.
  4. 1179 Saturday: Elected in opposition to the 170th Roman Catholic Pope Alexander III, the reign of the 170.4th Roman Catholic Antipope Innocent III begins today.  He would guide his flock of True Believers from today until January 30, 1180.
  5. 1521 Thursday: Ottoman Turkish troops occupy Belgrade.  The Serbs fight back with valor, but the Turks are too strong and too full of anti-Christian rage for them to succeed in keeping the Islamist scum out.
  6. 1566 Thursday: Selim II begins his time as Ottoman Turkish Sultan and Caliph today and would remain the Defender of the Faithful from today until December 21, 1574.
  7. 1789 Tuesday: The U.S. Department of War establishes a regular army with troop strength of several hundred men.
  8. 1829 Tuesday: London’s reorganized police force, which the world would come to know as Scotland Yard, went on duty.
  9. 1831 Thursday: In Gerry, New York, future 28th U.S. Secretary of War James McAllister Schofield is born.  A Republican, he would serve under Presidents Andrew Johnson and Ulysses S. Grant from June 01, 1868, to March 13, 1869.
  10. 1862 Monday: Prussia’s newly appointed minister-president Otto von Bismarck, delivered a speech to the country’s parliament in which he declared the issue of German unification would be decided, “not through speeches and majority decisions” but by ’iron and blood (Eisen und Blut’).”  Some references gave the date of this speech as September 30, 1862. 
  11. 1875 Wednesday: U.S. – Spanish relations decline in wake of Cuban rebellion.
  12. 1902 Monday: David Belasco opened the first theater on Broadway in New York City on this date.  
  13. 1906 Saturday: The U.S. intervenes in Cuba and ousts Cuban dictator Estrada Palma.
  14. 1907 Sunday: Construction workers laid the foundation stone for the Washington National Cathedral which workers did not fully complete until this date in 1990.
  15. 1911 Friday: Italy declares war on the Ottoman Empire.
  16. 1912 Sunday: Movie director Michelangelo Antonioni was born in Ferrara, Italy.
  17. 1915 Wednesday: The Philadelphia Phillies clinch their first-ever pennant.
  18. 1918 Sunday: During World War I, Allied forces breakthrough the Hindenburg Line.  This would hasten an end to the bloodiest war heretofore seen in modern history.
  19. 1922 Friday: Benito Mussolini, “Il Duce,” asks Vatican City to support his Fascist Party program.
  20. 1927 Thursday: Telephone service begins between Mexico and the United States.
  21. 1930 Monday: Bing Cosby and Dixie Lee married on today’s date.
  22. 1938 Thursday:  The Treaty of Munich signed between Hitler (Germany), Daladier (France), Chamberlain (Great Britain), and Mussolini (Italy), which aimed at appeasing Adolf Hitler by allowing Nazi annexation of Czechoslovakia’s Sudetenland. 
  23. 1940 Sunday: The radio quiz show, “Double or Nothing,” debuted on the Mutual Radio Network on this date.
  24. 1941 Monday: Nazi troops commit mass murder in the Soviet Union at Babi Yar; there, they murder thousands of Jews.
  25. 1943 Wednesday: General Dwight D. Eisenhower and Marshal Pietro Badoglio sign an armistice bringing the Italians to the side of the Allies during World War II.
  26. 1944 Friday: During World War II, the Red Army commences the invasion of Yugoslavia to liberate it from the Nazis.
  27. 1946 Sunday: “The Adventures of Sam Spade” debuted on CBS Radio on this date.  Elsewhere, future drummer with the British progressive rock band, King Crimson[i], 1971-72, Ian Wallace, is born in Bury, Lancashire, England, on this date.
  28. 1947 Monday: Future original drummer of the East Coast rock band, Mountain[ii]—N.D. Smart—is born on this date.
  29. 1948 Wednesday: Future guitarist/vocalist Michael Pinera, who would play with Iron Butterfly[iii], was born in the United States on this date as was future guitarist vocalist with Grand Funk Railroad[iv], 1969-1976 / 1981-1983 / 1996-1998, Mark Farner who was born in Flint, Michigan.
  30. 1951 Saturday: CBS-TV televised the first network-aired color football broadcast on this date with the game being between the University of California and the University of Pennsylvania.
  31. 1953 Tuesday: The United States gives France $385 million to help with the war raging in Indochina.
  32. 1955 Thursday: Future chef and AICP-END blogger, Gervais Krinkelmeier, was born on this date in Boise, Idaho.
  33. 1957 Sunday: The New York Giants played their last game at the Polo Grounds, losing to the Pittsburgh Pirates, 9-1.  They then moved to San Francisco.  
  34. 1960 Thursday: “My Three Sons” debuted on ABC-TV. The beloved sitcom starred Fred MacMurray as Steve Douglas, Stanley Livingston as Chip Douglas, Barry Livingston as Ernie Thompson Douglas, Tim Considine as Mike Douglas, and William Demarest as Uncle Charley O’Casey.  The show would run for 12 seasons, from 1960 to 1972. Elsewhere, future drummer with the British progressive rock band, King Crimson[v], 2013-15 / 2017, Bill Rieflin, is born in Seattle, Washington, on this date.
  35. 1962 Saturday: President John F. Kennedy nationalized the Mississippi National Guard in response to officials defying federal court orders.  The orders were to enroll James Meredith at the University of Mississippi.
  36. 1963 Sunday: The Rolling Stones[vi] go on first tour as opening act for Bo Diddley[vii] and the Everly Brother[viii]s.  Elsewhere, “My Favorite Martian” debuted on CBS-TV on this date.
  37. 1967 Friday: Mickey Hart joins the Grateful Dead[ix] on the drums.  Elsewhere, the International Monetary Fund reformed monetary systems around the world.
  38. 1971 Wednesday: At the Colosseum in San Diego, California, Ken Norton, aka the Fighting Marine, puts his pro record to 23-1 with a unanimous 10-round decision over his opponent, James J. Woody.  Seven bouts later, he would beat Muhammad Ali to win the NABF heavyweight title of the world.
  39. 1975 Monday: Baseball manager Casey Stengel died in Glendale at age 85.
  40. 1976 Wednesday: Syria drives Palestinian guerillas out of Lebanon.
  41. 1977 Thursday: Eva Shain became the first female to officiate a heavyweight title boxing match.  Approximately 70 million people tuned in to see Muhammad Ali beat Earnie Shavers on NBC-TV.  Shavers lost in a 15-round unanimous decision which dropped his pro-record to 54-6-1 while Ali’s record improved to 55-2 and in so doing retained the WBA, WBC, and The Ring magazine heavyweight boxing titles of the world.  Meanwhile, Columbia Records released the Billy Joel album, “The Stranger.”  
  42. 1978 Friday: Church officials discovered Pope John Paul I dead in his Vatican apartment just over a month after becoming head of the Roman Catholic Church.
  43. 1982 Wednesday: Extra-Strength Tylenol® capsules laced with cyanide claimed the first of seven victims in the Chicago area.  To date, the case remains unsolved.
  44. 1983 Thursday: For the first time, the U.S. Congress used the War Powers Act after President Ronald Reagan authorized them to do so to keep U.S. Marines in Lebanon for 18 more months.
  45. 1986 Monday: The Soviet Union released Nicholas Daniloff; an American journalist confined on spying charges.  Elsewhere, Mary Lou Retton announced that she was going to quit gymnastics.  
  46. 1987 Tuesday: Henry Ford II, longtime chairperson of Ford Motor Company, died in Detroit at age 70.
  47. 1988 Thursday: The space shuttle Discover blasted off from Cape Canaveral in Florida.  It was the first crewed space flight since the Challenger disaster.
  48. 1989 Friday: Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor was convicted for slapping Beverly Hills police officer Paul Kramer after he’d pulled over Rolls-Royce for expired license plates.  As part of her sentence, Gabor ended up serving three days in jail.
  49. 1993 Wednesday: The parliament of Bosnia voted overwhelmingly to reject an international peace plan unless Bosnian Serbs returned land that they had taken by force from the Bosnian people.
  50. 1995 Friday: The O. J. Simpson trial ends; the judge sent the case to the jury on this date.  The nation is torn over this media show trial, people being split either FOR a guilty verdict or AGAINST a guilty verdict.  We await the verdict.
  51. 1999 Wednesday: The Associated Press reported on the killing of hundreds of South Korean refugees by U.S. soldiers in the early days of the Korean War, beneath a bridge at a hamlet called No Gun Ri.
  52. 2000 Friday: Israeli riot police stormed a major Jerusalem shrine and opened fire on stone-throwing scumbag Muslim worshippers, killing four worthless Palestinians and wounding another 175. 
  53. 2001 Saturday: President George W. Bush condemned Afghanistan’s Taliban rulers for harboring Osama bin Laden and his followers as the United States pressed its military and diplomatic campaign against terror and terrorism.
  54. 2005 Thursday: John G. Roberts Jr., took the oath of office in as the nation’s 17th chief justice (109th overall justice on the court) after winning Senate confirmation.  He was confirmed in the U.S. Senate with the votes of 55 Republicans and 22 Democrats.  President George W. Bush nominated RINO Roberts to fill the seat of Chief Justice William Rehnquist.
  55. 2006 Friday: Rep. Mark Foley, R-FL 16th congressional district, resigned his seat in the U.S. House of Representatives for doing some Democrats do all the time and seemingly get away with- sending inappropriate emails to a congressional page.  What a double standard but then, Republicans ALWAYS crucify their own.
  56. 2007 Saturday: Jihadists carry out a bomb attack in the capital city of the Maldives and in so doing claim the lives of at least 12 innocent tourists and wounds God knows how many others.
  57. 2008 Monday: On Wall Street, the Dow Jones industrial average plunged 777 points after the House defeated, 228-205, a $700 billion emergency rescue for the nation’s financial system, leaving both parties and the Bush administration scrambling to pick up the pieces.  NO corporate welfare, NO bank is too big to fail.
  58. 2009 Tuesday: As Britain continues its national program of immunizing the hell out of everyone, a 14-year-old schoolgirl who died after being given an immunization for cervical cancer is found to have had a tumor in her heart and lungs.  What is it with forcing immunizations on everyone without checking their health situations?  Socialized medicine, folks, not good, never good, and something every sane nation must avoid.
  59. 2010 Wednesday: For the first time in two years, North and South Korea agree to hold working level military talks.  Elsewhere, in Dagestan, Russian troops get lucky and kill at least 14 Islamist militants in heavy fighting.  Good.  Cover the bodies with pig’s blood.
  60. 2011 Thursday: Houthi rebels continue fighting against Yemeni government troops in the northern part of the nation’s capital, Sana’a.  Elsewhere, Tehran hosts the 2011 Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship game with the home team- the Iranians- bitch-slapping the Chi-Coms with a final score of 3-1. Take that, communists!
  61. 2012 Saturday:  After the U.S. delists the Mujahedeen-e Khalq as a terrorist entity, Iran accuses the United States of having “double standards.”  Meanwhile, the Obama administration transfers a Gitmo detainee, Omar Khadr, to Canada where the murderous POS jihadist will complete his prison sentence.  
  62. 2013 Sunday: NASA’s newest delivery service, Orbital Sciences Corp.’s un-manned cargo spacecraft Cygnus, made its first-ever shipment to the International Space Station.  Elsewhere, some four-dozen people were shot to death at an agricultural college in Gujba, Nigeria, in an attacked blamed on the Muslim jihadists of Boko Haram.  Next, On This Day reports that a Syrian airstrike on the ISIS capital of Raqqa goes astray and hits a school killing at least 16 people and injuring numerous others. 
  63. 2014 Monday:  Afghan officials have signed a pact with the U.S. to maintain troops in the country beyond the end of 2014 and provide Afghanistan with funding; former Afghan President Hamid Karzai would not sign the agreement due to his opposition to U.S. presence.
  64. 2015 Tuesday:  American jazz composer and saxophonist Phil Woods dies at age 83.  Meanwhile, President Barack Hussein Obama announces that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin will convene on what to do in Syria.  We already know what to do: KILL the ISIS, al-Qaida, and Iranian Revolutionary Guard thugs.  ASAP!
  65. 2016 Thursday:  The U.S. Congress overrides the veto of President Barack Hussein Obama that will now allow U.S. citizens to sue Saudi Arabia over the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.  Obama did not want people affected by the horrible attacks from suing the Islamic nation.  All but one of the hijackers were from Saudi Arabia; go figure!
  66. 2017 Friday: Tom Price resigned as President Donald J. Trump’s secretary of health and human services amid investigations into his use of costly charter flights for official travel at taxpayer expense.  Meanwhile, Carmen Yulin Cruz, the mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, accused the Trump administration of “killing us with the inefficiency” after Hurricane Maria.  We must note that Mayor Cruz is a corrupt politician who was unable to distribute the vast resources that poured into the island following the storm.   Finally, the U.S. issues a no-travel warning to its citizens NOT to go to Cuba due to the ongoing sonic attacks on American citizens.  It also calls home some of the diplomatic staff in Havana thanks to the scurrilous behavior of the communist Cubans.
  67. 2018 Saturday: Tesla and its CEO, Elon Musk, agreed to pay $40 million to settle a government lawsuit alleging that Musk had duped investors with misleading statements about a proposed buyout of the company.   Elsewhere, some left-wing news sites report widespread demonstrations against center-right Brazilian businessman Jair Bolsonaro, the frontrunner in the presidential elections.  Go, Bolsonaro, go!
  68. 2019 Sunday:  Pro-Iranian Houthi rebels do a celebratory dance claiming they killed 500 Saudi soldiers, captured another 2,000, as well as wiped out a supply convoy on Saudi territory in the Najran region of the country.  Time to nuke Iran and to wipe out the Houthi scumbags. 
  69. 2020 Tuesday: A new PEW Poll shows that five percent of Trump and Biden voters MIGHT have their votes changed following tonight’s Round 1 2020 Presidential Debate in Cleveland, Ohio, depending upon who does better.  Meanwhile, Democratic Party presidential nominee “Pro-China Joe” Biden disputes he ever agreed to (1) a break after every 30 minutes and (2) that he agreed to an ear canal check to determine if either participant is wearing an ear device.  Many believe that “Gropin’ Joe” Biden cannot sustain 90 minutes of debate and that he will be seeking every avenue of support or escape.  Rush Limbaugh still speculates that something will arise that will permit “Pro-China Joe” a way out without losing face.  Dr. Jill going to come down with a sudden case of the CHI-VI?  We shall see.  Speaking of Cleveland, shop owners are boarding up windows and securing their facilities as the danger of violent mob ‘protests,’ i.e., out-of-control riots looms ever larger.  Another ‘anti-fascist group,’ Resist Fascism arrives in Cleveland ostensibly to fight against fascism but to serve as the Democratic Party’s Brown Shirts.
  70. 2020 Tuesday A: Judge Amy Coney Barrett arrives on Capitol Hill to begin meeting with lawmakers ahead of October 12 and the first day of confirmation hearings.  At least 6-8 Senate Democrats announce they won’t meet with her as a means of protest.  Meanwhile, New York City schools begin the reopening process as Mayor Bill Di Blasio continues to threaten JEWISH neighborhoods with complete shutdowns if they don’t toe the line and follow his orders.  Speaking of major cities such as New York City, we learn that since June of this year, violent crime rates have soared 53-percent over last year’s rates at the same time.  Clever work, Democrats, clever work.   Elsewhere, on the West Coast, major parts of Sonoma and Napa Counties are ablaze, once again thanks to rampant mismanagement by California Governor Gavin “The Smiler” Newsom.  Like Nero, he continues fiddling, trying to find ways by which, he can continue funding CalPERS at the expense of caring for the state’s forests.  This man must be removed from office before 2022.  Now.
  71. 2020 Tuesday B: Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al-Sabah dies at age 91.  Meanwhile, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson severs his ties with more than 95-percent of his fans by coming out and following communist China’s dictates and endorses the Biden-Harris 2020 ticket.  Rock- you are not only a sleazy opportunist, but you also appear to be a shill for Beijing.  NO MORE ROCK MOVIES! Meanwhile, attorney for Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn- Sidney Powell- updated President Trump on his former National Security Advisor’s case and asked that ‘he not pardon the general.’  She is trying to get Judge Emmet Sullivan to recuse himself from the case or accept the Justice Department’s recommendations to drop the collapsed case. Elsewhere, Project Veritas founder James O’Keefe releases fabulous footage that shows ALLEGEDLY Rep. Ilhan “Allah Akbar!” Omar has operatives involved in ballot creation and ballot harvesting.  We hear from sources on the ground in Minnesota that she could very well lose her re-election bid.  Strip her of her citizenship and return her crooked butt to Somalia.
  72. 2020 Tuesday C: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a whole– 33,484,120 confirmed cases, UP by 327,308 cases, 1,004,082 confirmed deaths, UP by 5,386 deaths, and 23,212,633 confirmed recoveries, UP by 251,197 recoveries.  Here are the numbers for the United States: 7,229,559 confirmed cases, UP by 23,692 new cases, 208,335 confirmed deaths, UP by 217 new deaths, and 3,870,955 confirmed recoveries, UP by 7,882 new recoveries. 
  73. 2020 Tuesday 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-authors, California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the stats, Golden State first: 816,095 confirmed cases, 15,683 confirmed deaths, but as is the norm, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the stats for the Aloha State: 12,351 confirmed cases, 132 confirmed deaths, and 10,215 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in the Ever-Red, uh, we mean, the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 90,712 confirmed cases, 2,203 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: 462,364 confirmed number of cases, 32,743 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 Xi Jinping Bat Flu deaths when he is the one who sent COVID-infected people into rest homes where the most vulnerable people are, uh, we mean, were. PUT CUOMO ON TRIAL! 
  74. 2020 Tuesday E: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day Let us look at Israel’s numbers now that Mo and his wife are relocating there.  Here they are: 233,265 confirmed cases, 1,507 confirmed deaths, and 165,191 confirmed recoveries.  Watch out for the Chi-Com rockets the Hamas goons love firing at innocent Israelis.  We know you are prepared Mo!
  75. 2020 Tuesday F: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 27,452.66, DOWN 131.40 points (-0.48%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 11,085.25, DOWN 32.28 points (-0.29%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,335.47, DOWN 16.13 points (-0.48%).  The price of GOLD is $1,903.10 per troy oz., -0.10 (-0.01%) while the price of SILVER is $24.42 per troy ounce, -0.002 (-0.08%).  The price of PLATINUM is $882.60 per troy oz, -4.90 (-0.55%) while the price of COPPER is $3.00 per pound, +0.009 (+0.30%).  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,329.30 per troy oz., +57.80 (+2.54%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $39.13 per barrel, -0.16 (–0.41%).  Today, COCOA is $2,565.00 per metric ton, +3.00 (+0.12).  As for currency, one U.S. dollar = 6.82 communist Chinese yuan.  By contrast, one U.S. dollar = 0.85 euros.  Communist China manipulates its currency, a known fact which is why the world must disengage with them and bring our supply chain home- ASAP.
  76. 2020 Tuesday G: National Security Director John Ratcliffe released information in a letter to Sen. Lindsey Graham- on the eve of testimony by fired FBI Director James Comey- that Hillary Clinton approved a plan with the Obama administration.  The illegal operation the two cooked up together sought to dirty 2016 GOP presidential candidate Donald J. Trump by tying him to Russian intelligence services.  The question is whether then Director Comey expended the same amount of effort investigating Hillary Clinton as he spent investigating then-candidate Trump, then president- elect Trump, and finally President Donald J. Trump.  Not looking good for the Obamaists coup plotters.  Is prison looming large on the horizon?   Join the Trump Third Term Movement NOW.
  77. 2020 Tuesday H: Regarding to Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, here is today’s Democratic Party’s and Fake News Media Attack Phrase of the Day: “Illegitimate.”
  78. 2020 Tuesday I: Tonight, is the first debate between presidential contenders, President Donald J. Trump, and former Vice President Joseph R. Biden.  About half-way through the ‘grudge match,’ it would appear that Mr. Biden is managing to survive the ongoing assault from the president.  Moderator Chris Wallace is struggling to maintain control.  We believe- at this junction- that Democrats will say the president is losing due to his belligerence while Republicans will say the president was aggressive and fending off both the former veep and the moderator. This update at 6:48 P.M.  What we will say is the following: it’s an UGLY affair, no-holds barred mud wrestling at its worst.   
  79. 2020 Tuesday I: Update @ 07:39 p.m.: what a rough 96-minute debate.  President Trump allowed the anger built up after 3.5 years to unload on a feeble Vice President Biden.  The former veep managed to remain upright but towards the end of the debate, he was looking a bit wasted.  We suspect the Democrat will cancel the other two debates.  Winner?  We think the president allowed his anger to get the better of him and the former vice president did not drop dead.  What an ugly mess…
  80. 2020 Tuesday J:  Telemundo, the Spanish language media giant released a poll from the first debate between President Donald J. Trump and former Vice President Joe R. Biden.  The poll says President Trump won by a 66-percent margin to 33-percent for Mr. Biden.  Wow.  You go, Spanish speakers!   We have no clue as to what mischief the Chi-Coms and their Democratic Party stooges will be up today but when we find out, you’ll find out so please, stay tuned for further developments such as the numbers for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu…
  81. 2021 Wednesday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a whole– 234,031,070 confirmed cases, +551,457, 4,787,486 confirmed deaths, +10,359 and 210,856,434 confirmed recoveries, +615,696. Next, here are the stats for the United States: 44,199,496 confirmed cases, UP 177,658 from yesterday’s reporting, 713,953 confirmed deaths, UP 3,196, [x] and 33,634,702 confirmed recoveries, UP 175,681. We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [xi]   
  82. 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 397,777 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 6,301 deaths which we expect will come soon which will push the dictator past the death mark the 45th president held.  NOT GOOD, Joe, NOT GOOD.   
  83. 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: 4,625,134 confirmed cases, 69,179 confirmed deaths, and 2,445,216 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,611,683 confirmed cases, 54,071 confirmed deaths, and 2,619,681 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 78,874 confirmed cases, 770 confirmed deaths, and 78,104 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 657,958 confirmed cases, 7,710 confirmed deaths, and 271,247 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Massachusetts: they have 810,319 confirmed cases, 18,600 confirmed deaths, and 791,719 confirmed recoveries. [xii]  
  84. 2021 Wednesday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,277,270 confirmed cases, 7,732 confirmed deaths, and 1,220,396 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).   Let us look at one other portion of the world- Russia, 5th country on the list: 7,487,138 cases of the virus, 206,388 confirmed death and 6,653,941 confirmed recoveries. [xiii]     
  85. 2021 Wednesday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,390.72, UP 90.73 points (+0.26%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,512.44 DOWN 34.24 points (-0.24%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,359.46, UP 6.83 points (+0.16%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $74.79 per barrel, -0.04 (-0.05%).  The price of GOLD is $1,732.20 per troy oz., +9.10 (+0.53%) while the price of SILVER is $21.52 per troy ounce, +0.03 (+0.16%).  The price of PLATINUM is $952.90 per troy oz, +8.60 (+0.91%) while the price of COPPER is $4.20 per pound, +0.00 (+0.05%). [xiv].  The price of PALLADIUM is $1,867.67 per troy oz., +10.32 (+0.56%). The price of RHODIUM is $14,500.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (+0.00%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $777,500.00 per CNY/T, 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,913.75 per USD/T, +2.25 (+0.08%). [xv]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000023.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.47 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.86 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.47.    In Mongolian Tughrik, one greenback equals 2,830.00 and in Moroccan Dirham, a buck equal 9.04 and in Mozambican Metical, one dollar equals 63.20 of theirs.[xvi]        
  86. 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 $4.397 per gallon, $3.057 in Florida, $4.074 in Hawaii, and $3.850 in Washington state. [xvii]    Let us look at one other Missouri: $2.853.  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- Israel: $7.709 per U.S. Gallon.[xviii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,819,205,239,855 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 Thailand, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Germany with $75 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.
  87. 2021 Wednesday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Today is Day No. 188 for the famed ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be in charge of defending the U.S.-Mexico border from one legion after another of Third World illegal alien invaders and Day No. 95 since her sole visit anywhere NEAR the border.  Where is the esteemed ‘Border Czar?’  Ah, well, Texas border counties are preparing to hammer the Biden regime with a massive lawsuit over its lack of desire to enforce the laws and to defend the nation.  Most of these people living in these counties are Latinos who happen to vote Democrat.  Just saying.
  88. 2021 Wednesday G: Foreign News-Overseas News I– The Putin regime opens a new case against imprisoned Putin dissident, Alexei Navalny.  Meanwhile, North Korea claims the development of its new hypersonic missile is for DEFENSIVE needs rather than for offensive capabilities.  Next, we have some Chi-Com news for you today: first, there will be NO overseas visitors to the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics which we hope no one sends athletes to due to the Chi-Coms infecting the entire world with the Xi Jinping Never-Ending Pandemic.  Secondly, the Chi-Com air force commander issued a veiled threat to the U.S. military: “Let us meet in the skies.”  Chi-Coms, shut the f**k up.
  89. 2021 Wednesday H: Health and Medical Alerts– A new poll says that 65-percent of Americans oppose loss of jobs for those opposed to submitting to COVID-19 vaccine mandates.  Agreed.  Another poll says that more than half of the American people do not really believe that current Chi-Vi vaccines are appropriate for children, especially those 5-11 years of age.  Meanwhile, GOP senators introduce the new TREAT Act designed to counter the rationing of the drug Regeneron by the Biden regime who is cutting supplies to Red States.
  90. 2021 Wednesday I: COVID-19 Lockdowns-Restrictions and Authoritarianism News– Los Angeles County, California, is considering new rules/regulations for all customers going to bars and restaurants: they want COVID-19 vaccine passports or NO service.  Meanwhile, a judge in South Carolina slaps a temporary stay on enacting bans on the wearing of masks among school-aged children.  BIG GOVERNMENT wants to impose the wearing of masks on everyone.  Next, we learn that in the BIG SPENDING BILL the House speaker and her Democrat minions are promoting, there’s a big $700,000 fine for businesses NOT complying with the vaccine decrees.  Finally, the Kathy Hochul regime in New York is in the process of firing healthcare workers who did not meet the September 27, 2021, deadline to vaccinate or go on the public dole (which we believe will be cut off by government IF workers won’t vaccinate.  This is evil.  This is the Mark of the Beast and folks it looks like Joe Biden is indeed the Antitrump).
  91. 2021 Wednesday J: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer $43.53 (2) AstraZeneca $59.67 (3) Johnson & Johnson $164.02 (4) BioNTech $277.44 (5) Moderna $378.90.
  92. 2021 Wednesday K: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $86.99 (2) General Dynamics: $198.39 (3) Boeing: $225.66 (4) Lockheed Martin: $350.29 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $362.98.
  93. 2021 Wednesday L: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $33.69 (2) DuPont: $69.15 (3) Honeywell: $214.92 (4) 3M: $180.88 (5) Teijen: $1,597.00.
  94. 2021 Wednesday M: Artificial (Fake) Meat Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 4) News– (1) Beyond Meat: $106.32 (2) Kellogg’s/Morning Star Farms: $65.30 (3) Maple Leaf Foods/Tofurkey: $26.37.
  95. 2021 Wednesday N: Big Box Store Stock Prices (Follow the Money 5) News– (1) Wal-Mart $140.44 (2) Lowe’s: $207.10 (3) Home Depot: $336.93 (4) Costco Wholesale Corp: $451.79 (5) Amazon $3,301.12.
  96. 2021 Wednesday O: Joe Biden Regime News I– Mob mouthpiece White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki tried to cover up for her missing-in-action, senile boss today by claiming the Three Stooges- Milley, McKenzie, and Austin- gave the dictator split opinions on what to do.  Jen, this in no way clears your boss; the man has NO clue as to what he is told much less as what to do.  Meanwhile, as the mainstream media- i.e., the fake news media- continues trying to cover for the botched Afghan withdrawal on behalf of the Biden regime, they, too, are taking increased incoming fire from across the country and around the world.  Embarrassing.
  97. 2021 Wednesday P: Nancy Pelosi’s January 06-2021 False Flag Operation– The U.S. Department of Justice continues to aid the FALSE FLAG OPERATION conducted by House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi by delaying the trials of the political prisoners scooped up on January 06, 2021, and in the immediate days and weeks following the set-up event.  They claim the delays are based upon ‘procedural issues.’  Oh, really?  Speaking of this sham subcommittee, the chairman and his thugs are sending out a flurry of subpoenas to former advisers and staffers of President Donald J. Trump.  They are attempting to make life as difficult as possible for these brave patriots.
  98. 2021 Wednesday Q: Political News I– Parents of imprisoned USMC Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller- who merely spoke his mind on the Afghan debacle- want both U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. (Asshole) Milley to resign over their far too many failures while running the show on behalf of senile Joe Biden.  Meanwhile, at the hearing before the House Armed Services Committee today, the Three Stooges- Secretary Austin, Chairman Milley, and U.S. Central Command commander General McKenzie- were torn asunder by one Republican politician (with the exception of Liz Cheney who praised and defended the Three Stooges) for their failures connected to the withdrawal from Afghanistan.  Democrats did their best to circle the wagons around these three dunces but defending them proved to be impossible.  All three men must submit their resignations by the end of today.   Still, brave, patriotic souls such as Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-FL 1st congressional district, told the Three Stooges that ‘IF their commander in chief was NOT so out of it, all three of them would be FIRED.’  This led to angry Democrats apologizing to the three losers for the words of their conservative colleague.  Oh, wah, wah, wah!
  99. 2021 Wednesday R: Political News II– House Democrats continue trying to avert a federal government shutdown which- if it happens- will attach to them like the lips of a remora to the balls of a swimmer.  Thus, they are attempting to set up a vote with which to jack up the debt ceiling still more which will fall atop our children’s children’s children.  Speaker “Mumbles” Pelosi, the nonagenarian leader of the House socialists, is doing her best to move forward with a vote on jacking up the debt ceiling.  In other shocking news, the Democrats now want to RAPE- i.e., TAX the retirement plans of the American people while providing all sorts of freebies to illegal aliens flooding into the United States.
  100. 2021 Wednesday S: Political News III– Senator Rand Paul, R-KY, says he is MORE outraged than ever after hearing Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Mark A. (Asshole) Milley’s testimony than ever.’  All the man does is lie his ass off- Gen. Milley.  He’s a political general and nothing good ever happens to them.  Speaking of General Milley, he alluded to the fact that come spring of 2022, al-Qaida and the Taliban could commence new operations in the region.   Meanwhile, Senator Marsha Blackburn, R-TN- a fighter if ever one existed- demanded that ‘transcripts between General Milley and his reporter pals must be produced to the Senate Armed Services Committee.’  General Milley also had to fend off attacks on him for having said that ‘Newsmax and The Epoch Times are akin to terrorists.’  Wow.  Finally, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says, ‘he did NOT know about General Milley’s phone calls with his opposites in the Chinese Communist Party.’  We suspect NO one knew what this traitorous POS Milley was up to, friends.  Secretary Pompeo told journalist Megan Kelly that ‘NO one briefed him’ on this questionable action.
  101. 2021 Wednesday T: California Lottery Results-Super Lotto and Powerball Draws– First, here are the results for Super Lotto Draw #3599 what with a $21 million jackpot on the line for some lucky winner: 12, 13, 16, 17, 22, and Mega 06.  Out of 107,152 winning tickets, the highest winners were THREE people who had FIVE numbers for a prize of $12,680 apiece.  The winning tickets were sold at (1) ARCO AM/PM in Stockton, CA 95210; (2) Paradise Valley Produce Market in Spring Valley, CA 91977; and (3) Speedway in Carlsbad, CA 92011.  Next, here are the results for the Powerball Draw #891 with a jackpot of $570 million up for grabs: 02, 07, 11, 17, 32, and Powerball 11.  Out of 197,406 winning tickets, the highest winner was ONE person who had FIVE numbers but NO Mega for a prize of $1,361,359.  The winning ticket was sold at a 7-Eleven in Yuba City, CA 95993.
  102. 2022 Thursday: Observation of the Day I hope the Secret Service is maintaining a watchful eye on that big overweight bull dyke, “Lyin’ Liz” Cheney.  After all, she said, that ‘she will do anything to stop President Donald J. Trump from returning to the White House.”  That tells me she is crazy enough to stalk him and to take him out should he win the nomination in 2024 and/or win the White House later that fall.  Hatred like this only occurs on the left side of the aisle.  After all, they are the ones who now label MAGA supporters as ‘Nazis.’  Like Senator John McCain (good riddance), Liz Cheney is NO Republican even though she like he has/had an ‘R’ by their name.  No, Liz Cheney has drunk from the poisoned well of Jim Jones’ cyanide-laced Kool-Aid and her hatred grows for the 45th president grows more strident by the day.  Thankfully, her career- other than as a babbling head on MSNBC- is OVER.  The voters of Wyoming showed her the door by an electoral landslide of more than 30 points.  She is loser and will soon be gone.  Let us hope she realizes her time in the limelight is over and that she will sulk off into the D.C. swamp to enjoy whatever is left of her bitter life.  I just hope that the Secret Service is on the ball because this woman is a lunatic.  Chef Lilah Paulikovich.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0967 an 8” x 10” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Field of Flowers.”  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:

Cheap Trick released their first box set on August 13, 1996, the critically acclaimed “Sex, America, and Cheap Trick.”  The album features more than 60 tunes- including 17 unreleased tracks- all of them well worth the price of admission.  The buyer also gets a color booklet full of fabulous information designed to make the owner swoon.  We hope you will investigate this box set as every member of the band- Rick Nielsen, Robin Zander, Bun E. Carlos, Tom Petersson, Peter Comita, and Jon Brant- is on it.  Seek it out now at your favorite site for the best in music whether it be Amazon.com, Discogs, AllMusic, eBay, the public library, even the local swap meet, and add it to your collection.  You will be extremely glad you did.  Enjoy.

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

[ii] We began promoting the music of Mountain beginning on Friday, 14-December-2012 through Sunday, 20-January-2013.  This also included West, Bruce & Laing but sadly, we overlooked Leslie West’s solo career so please stay tuned for his discography sometime in the next 8-12 years.

[iii] 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

[iv] We look forward to presenting the music of Grand Funk Railroad sometime in the late 2020s

[v] See footnote i.

[vi] We shared the music of the Stones beginning Tuesday, 22-March-2016 through Sunday, 28-August-2016.  This included the members’ solo projects.  We sure as heck hope you check out the Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Brian Jones, Keith Richard, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman, and Mick Taylor.  Ronnie Wood you can find during the presentation of the Faces.  Sadly, we should have been clairvoyant and presented the music of Marianne Faithful, too.  Perhaps one day we will.

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

[viii] When we do the music of the old rockers, the Everly Brothers will be among them.  Stay tuned.

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

[x] 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)

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

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

[xiii] 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)

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

[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.

260. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2022

Back in early summer 1914, NO one anywhere around the world believed that an event in the far-away Balkans had the potential to spark a global catastrophe and yet by summer’s end, three-quarters of the globe was locked in the deadly embrace of war. Question is, does the conflict in Ukraine possess the same spark potential as did the assassination of Austro-Hungarian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his beloved wife, Sophie? Take out Putin NOW!

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260. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2022:

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day / National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Back in early summer 1914, NO one anywhere around the world believed that an event in the far-away Balkans had the potential to spark a global catastrophe and yet by summer’s end, three-quarters of the globe was locked in the deadly embrace of war.  Question is, does the conflict in Ukraine possess the same spark potential as did the assassination of Austro-Hungarian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his beloved wife, Sophie?  Take out Putin NOW!

Vice President Spiro T. Agnew; U.S. Supreme Court Associate and Chief Justices John Rutledge and Warren E. Burger; U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar II, Hugo Black, and David Souter; U.S. Attorneys General Alberto Gonzales and (Acting AG) Paul Clement; U.S. Secretaries of Defense James Forrestal and Robert A. Lovett; U.S. Interior Secretary Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar II; U.S. Senator Charles “Chuck” Grassley; Fleetwood Mac’s “Rumors” CD:

  1. 642 Saturday: Jihadists conquer Alexandria, Egypt, and in so doing, they destroy the great library located there much to the future chagrin of the world.
  2. 1394 Wednesday: By decree from King Charles VI, ALL Jews must leave France as soon as possible, never to return.
  3. 1550 Sunday: In Rome, Lazio, Papal States, future 233rd Roman Catholic Pope Paul V is born Camillio Borghese.  He would assume his pontifical robes on May 16, 1605 and would guide his global flock from that day until January 28, 1621.
  4. 1595 Sunday: Pope Clement VIII recognizes King Henry IV as the legitimate ruler of France.
  5. 1730 Sunday: Under the command of Mahmud I, troops loyal to him stage a coup, forcing Sultan Ahmed III to flee for his life.
  6. 1739 Thursday: In Charleston, S.C., the second overall justice on the U.S. Supreme Court, John Rutledge, is born.  President George Washington would nominate him to serve on the high court and Rutledge, once confirmed, served from February 15, 1790, to March 05, 1791.  After he retired, President George Washington nominated him to be chief justice and served from August 12, 1795 to December 28, 1795.
  7. 1776 Tuesday: At San Francisco, California, the Presidio begins construction as a Spanish fort.
  8. 1778 Thursday: The United States signed its first treaty with a Native American tribe, the Delaware Nation.
  9. 1787 Monday: The Constitution of the United States was completed and signed by most of the delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia.
  10. 1796 Saturday: The farewell address of President George Washington took place before Congress on this date.
  11. 1819 Friday: First whaling ship arrives in the Hawaiian Islands.
  12. 1825 Saturday: In Eatonton, Georgia, future 49th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar II, is born.  President Grover Cleveland nominated Lamar to fill the seat of Democrat-turned-Republican Associate Justice William Woods.  Lamar served from January 16, 1888, to January 23, 1893.  Prior to this, Lamar II served his nation as its 16th U.S. Interior secretary.  In this role, he served under President Grover Cleveland from March 06, 1885, to January 10, 1888.
  13. 1862 Wednesday: More than 3,600 men were killed, many more wounded, captured, or left missing in the Civil War Battle of Antietam in Maryland; although the battle proved inconclusive, it effectively halted the Confederate advance into Maryland.
  14. 1908 Thursday: Lieutenant Thomas E. Selfridge of the U.S. Army Signal Corps became the first person to die in a crash of a powered aircraft, the Wright Flyer, at Fort Myer, Virginia, just outside Washington, D.C.
  15. 1911 Sunday: Calbraith P. Rodgers set off from Sheepshead Bay, New York, aboard a Wright biplane to become the first pilot to travel the width of the United States.  The 49-day journey required 69 stops before he finally landed in Pasadena, California.
  16. 1917 Monday: In St. Paul, Minnesota, future 97th overall U.S. Supreme Court justice and 15th Chief Justice Warren E. Burger, is born.  President Richard M. Nixon nominated Burger to fill the seat of Chief Justice Earl Warren.  He served from 06-23-1969 to 09-26-1986.
  17. 1920 Friday: At Canton, Ohio, organizers form the National Football League, beginning with 12 teams, who each pay $100 to join the American Professional Football Association.
  18. 1930 Wednesday: Construction on Boulder Dam, later renamed the Hoover Dam, began in Black Canyon near Las Vegas, Nevada.
  19. 1933 Sunday: Future U.S. Senator Charles “Chuck” Grassley is born in New Hartford, Iowa, on this date.  He would enter the U.S. Senate on 01-03-1981 and remains there to this day.
  20. 1934 Monday: The USSR joins the League of Nations; the dissenting votes came from the Netherlands, Switzerland, and Portugal.
  21. 1937 Friday: The first professional NFL game is played in Washington, D.C.; the Washington Redskins beat the New York Giants by a score of 13-3.  Elsewhere, the likeness of President Abraham Lincoln’s head underwent dedication at Mount Rushmore.
  22. 1939 Sunday: The Soviet Union invaded Poland, more than two weeks after Nazi Germany launched its assault and in so doing, took 217,000 Poles prisoner.  Meanwhile, the German U-boat U-29 sinks the British aircraft carrier, HMS Courageous with the loss of 519 lives.  Elsewhere, future 105th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice David Souter, is born in Melrose, Massachusetts.  President Ronald Reagan nominated Judge Souter to fill the seat of Democrat William J. Brennan; Souter served from October 03, 1990, to June 29, 2009.
  23. 1944 Sunday: Operation Market Garden begins as a British airborne division land behind the lines at Arnhem, Netherlands.  After initial success, however, the German troops in the area regrouped and destroyed or captured much of the Allied force.    
  24. 1947 Wednesday: The first secretary of defense—James V. Forrestal—took the oath of office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under President Harry S. Truman from today until March 28, 1949.
  25. 1951 Monday: The fourth U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert A. Lovett assumed office on this day.  A Republican, he served under President Harry S. Truman from today until January 20, 1953.
  26. 1959 Thursday: Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev traveled by train from Washington, D.C., to New York City, where he received a low-key welcome from New Yorkers.  Meanwhile on the other side of the nation, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California.
  27. 1962 Monday: U.S. space officials announced the selection of nine new astronauts, including Neil A. Armstrong, who became the first man to step onto the moon.
  28. 1963 Tuesday: “The Fugitive”—starring David Janssen—premiered on ABC-TV on this date.  
  29. 1964 Thursday: The James Bond movie, “Goldfinger,” starring Sean Connery, premiered in London.  The fantasy sitcom “Bewitched” starring Elizabeth Montgomery, debuted on ABC-TV.
  30. 1970 Thursday: Jordan’s King Hussein initiates military action to drive the PLO thugs out of his country along with all Palestinians because they have been nothing but trouble for the desert kingdom.
  31. 1971 Friday: Citing health reasons, Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black, 85, retired.  Lewis F. Powell succeeded Justice Black and then eight days following his announcement, Black died.
  32. 1972 Sunday: “M*A*S*H” premiered on CBS-TV on this date.
  33. 1976 Friday: NASA unveiled the space shuttle Enterprise in Palmdale, California.
  34. 1977 Saturday: Fleetwood Mac’s[i] “Rumors” album is #1 for the 19th straight week on the pop music charts.
  35. 1978 Sunday: After meeting at Camp David, Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat signed a framework for a peace treaty.
  36. 1980 Wednesday: The Solidarity labor movement begins in Poland.
  37. 1983 Saturday: Vanessa Williams, as Miss New York, became the first black woman to win the crown of Miss America.  Meanwhile, Carl Yastrzemski of the Boston Red Sox broke Hank Aaron’s major league record when he started his 3,299th game.
  38. 1984 Monday: Reggie Jackson hit his 500th career home run.  It was exactly 17 years from the day he hit his first major league home run.  Elsewhere, 9,706 immigrants became naturalized citizens when Vice President George H. W. Bush administered the swearing-in, making them the largest group to become U.S. citizens at any one time.  Finally, Gordon P. Getty became the richest person in the United States with his fortune at $4.1 billion.
  39. 1987 Thursday: The city of Philadelphia, birthplace of the U.S. Constitution, threw a big party to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the historic document; in a speech at Independence Hall, President Ronald Reagan acclaimed the framing of the constitution as a milestone “that would profoundly and forever alter not just these United States but the world.”
  40. 1990 Monday: The Soviet Union and Saudi Arabia restore diplomatic ties between their two nations.
  41. 1991 Tuesday: The United Nations admits the following nations: Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, North and South Korea, the Marshal Islands and Micronesia.
  42. 1992 Thursday: The National Football League decides to suspend the World Football League—good riddance!  Elsewhere, Lawrence Walsh called a halt to his probe of the Iran-Contra scandal.  The investigation had continued for 5.5 years.  What a waste of taxpayer money!
  43. 1994 Saturday: Heather Whitestone of Alabama was crowned the first deaf Miss America.
  44. 1995 Sunday: Hong Kong held its final legislative election before Communist China took over control of the British Crown Colony.
  45. 1996 Tuesday: The 39th Vice President of the United States— Republican Spiro Agnew who served January 20, 1969, to October 10, 1973—died on this date in Berlin, Maryland, at age 77.
  46. 1997 Wednesday: Northern Ireland’s main Protestant party joined in the ongoing peace talks.  It was the first time that all the major players in the peace process had come together at one time.
  47. 1999 Friday: President Bill Clinton lifted restrictions on trade, travel, and banking imposed on North Korea a half-century earlier, rewarding it for AGREEING- not doing- to stop missile tests. 
  48. 2001 Monday: Six days after 9/11, stock prices nosedived but stopped short of collapse in an emotional, flag-waving reopening of Wall Street; the Dow Jones industrial average ended the day down 684.81 at 8,920.70.
  49. 2004 Friday: San Francisco’s Barry Bonds hit the 700th home run of his career, joining Babe Ruth (714) and Hank Aaron (755) as the only players to reach the milestone (San Francisco beat San Diego, 4-1).
  50. 2007 Monday: The 80th U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales left office on this date and his replacement- Acting U.S. Attorney General Paul Clement- assumed office.  Gonzales, a Republican, served under President George W. Bush from February 03, 2005, until today.  Clement, also a Republican, served from today until tomorrow.
  51. 2010 Friday: A drill reaches 33 Chilean miners trapped underground after the 2010 Copaiapo mining accident that happened on August 05 of that year. 
  52. 2011 Saturday: A demonstration of leftist nuts called Occupy Wall Street began in New York, prompting similar protests by the little Marxist snowflakes around the U.S. and across the world.
  53. 2012 Monday: To ease economic sanctions on Myanmar, Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi embarks on a 17-day tour of the United States.  Meanwhile, Swedish forensic scientists studying the DNA of a rapist announce they found no conclusive evidence that it belonged to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.  Swedish authorities have been after him because a woman accused the famed journalist of rape. 
  54. 2013 Tuesday: Rockstar Games releases the fifth installment of the “Grand Theft Auto” videogame series is released by, which nets $800 million on the day it is launched.
  55. 2014 Wednesday: President Xi Jinping of China begins a visit to India today to discuss strengthening economic relations and potentially resolving disputes regarding segments of the border between the two nations.  Meanwhile, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at an all-time high of 17,156.  
  56. 2015 Thursday: NOAA- the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports- much to the delight of the Green Meanies (Environmentalists) that 2015’s summer months in the Northern Hemisphere were the ‘hottest ever.’  Uh, okay…
  57. 2016 Saturday:  An Islamist POS sets off an IED in the Chelsea section of New York City that injures 29 citizens.  
  58. 2017 Sunday:  WWE Hall of Famer Bobby “The Brain” Heenan dies of throat cancer at the age of 72.  Besides being a famed wrestler, he also served as a color commentator on wrestling broadcasts as well as a pro-wrestler manager.  God bless him.
  59. 2018 Monday:  According to On This Day, in the city of Kaya in Burkina Faso, 50 girls turn up at local hospitals thanks to botched female genital mutilation surgeries.  Go out and find the scumbags who harmed these girls and murder them.  Enough of this barbaric crap already! 
  60. 2019 Tuesday: In Malaysia, another BIG Islamist hotspot, the government raises the age of females to 19 to keep it in line with males marrying age and to prevent child brides from being sold to older scumbags.  Meanwhile, angry teenager ‘climate activist’ Greta Thunberg tells the U.S. Congress regarding its efforts to combat ‘global warming,’ “I know you’re trying but just not hard enough.  Sorry.”  Go home, Greta, go home and get a flipping life already![ii]
  61. 2020 Thursday: A recent poll suggests that 51-percent of ALL Americans support Black Lives Matter- the well-known criminal thug Marxist whereas 44-percent don’t.  Most people never answer pollster’s questions anymore and on this particular topic, who would?  Meanwhile, last week’s first-time jobless claims were at 860,000, 33 thousand less than the previous week.  More people are returning to work and if the fascist governors of California and New York would reopen, unemployment would be plummeting.  Elsewhere, in November, the number of voters voting by mail is expected to be at 80-percent and the Brennan Center for Justice suggests that incidents of voter fraud are between 0.00004-0.00009-percent.  Uh, okay.  New Jersey election officials announce they found 16,000 mail-in ballots from an election in July that mysteriously turned up but did not- we repeat, did not (so they say) alter the election.  Folks, this is all BULLS**T.  The same things have occurred in Pennsylvania and in North Carolina which should inform EVERYONE that this system of voting is fraught with all manner of danger.
  62. 2020 Thursday A: The GOP is fearful of losing the U.S. Senate in November what with Maine’s Susan Collins at 42-percent while her Democratic challenger, Sarah Gideon is at 54-percent.  It is important to note that Maine has one of the most corrupt and crooked methods of electing people, that those who win on Election Day typically lose a couple of weeks later.  Meanwhile, in South Carolina’s senatorial election, GOP Senator Lindsey Graham and his Democratic Party challenger Jaime Gideon are in a dead heat at 48-percent apiece.  We shall see.  Elsewhere, the U.S. Department of Justice announces that it is looking into possible civil and/or criminal charges against officials in cities that abrogated their duties of protecting life, liberty, and property, what all elected leaders are charged to do, defend the U.S., and state constitutions and to enforce all laws, especially those protecting the people.   
  63. 2020 Thursday B: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, Democrat, raised the top tax rate to 10.75-percent, the highest rate in the nation which is going to drive even more people out of the state and will then fall atop the lower classes to pay.  Insane.  Elsewhere, President Donald J. Trump signed a proclamation at the National Archives today that creates the 1776 Commission, designed to promote positives about the United States, its founding, its history, and its heroes, including slaveowner Cesar Rodney who was the deciding vote on passing the U.S. Constitution.  Friends, we cannot judge people of the past by the standards of today.  Remember that.  Meanwhile, President Trump is encouraging the PAC 10 to begin playing football like the BIG 10.  Speaking of football, tonight’s Thursday Night Football game is between the Cincinnati Bengals v. the Cleveland Browns.  The Browns won 35-30.
  64. 2020 Thursday C: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– Folks, here are the numbers for the Xi Jinping Yellow Fever, Chi-Com Virus- Pelosi Pox:  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 29,994,772 confirmed cases, +338,268, 942,989, confirmed deaths, +6,084, and 20,375,450 confirmed recoveries, +229,062.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 6,743,733 confirmed cases, up 39,608 from yesterday’s reporting, 200,229 confirmed deaths, UP 932, and 3,649,836 confirmed recoveries, UP 13,258.  Here are the stats for Israel now that Mo is living there: 172,322 confirmed cases, 1,165 confirmed deaths, and 125,671 confirmed recoveries. 
  65. 2020 Thursday 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: 773,318 confirmed cases, 14,716 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 11,052 confirmed cases, 103 confirmed deaths, and 4,105 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 84,810 confirmed cases, 2,113 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let’s look at one other state: Texas- currently, they have 706,034 confirmed cases, 14,803 confirmed deaths, and 590,837 confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Greg Abbot for being honest with the American people.
  66. 2020 Thursday E: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals- We had a FAIRLY LARGE SELL-OFF today.  Here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 27,901.98, DOWN 130.40 points (-0.47%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  10,910.28, DOWN 140.19 points (-1.27%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,357.01, DOWN 28.48 points (-0.84%).  Price of GOLD: $1,953.80 per troy oz., +3.90 (+0.20%).  Here is the price of SILVER: $27.29 per troy oz., +0.19 (+0.70%).  Price of PLATINUM: $939.60 per troy oz., +8.70 (+0.93%).  Price of PALLADIUM: $2,339.50 per troy oz., +1.00 (+0.04%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $3.08 per #, +0.0125 (+0.41%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $41.04, +0.07 (+0.17%).  Today, one-dollar U.S. = 6.76 PRC yuan whereas one U.S. greenback = 0.84 euros.  Conversely, one dollar U.S. = 29.12 Taiwanese dollars.
  67. 2021 Friday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 228,399,655 confirmed cases, +635,208, 4,692,637 confirmed deaths, +11,050 and 204,973,094 confirmed recoveries, +566,856. Next, here are the stats for the United States: 42,799,907 confirmed cases, UP 181,318 from yesterday’s reporting, 690,714 confirmed deaths, UP 3,818, [iii] and 32,434,166 confirmed recoveries, UP 79,598. We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [iv]   
  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 372,260 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 31,818 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: 4,542,385 confirmed cases, 67,960 confirmed deaths, and 2,391,472 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,530,742 confirmed cases, 50,817 confirmed deaths, and 2,435,928 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 74,437 confirmed cases, 694 confirmed deaths, and 73,743 of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 623,769 confirmed cases, 7,264 confirmed deaths, and 262,878 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Georgia: they have 1,525,114 confirmed cases, 24,577 confirmed deaths, and 1,110,783 confirmed recoveries. [v]  
  70. 2021 Friday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,211,443 confirmed cases, 7,494 confirmed deaths, and 1,122,876 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).   Let us look at one other portion of the world- Solomon Islands, 215th area on the list: 20 cases of the virus, 0 confirmed death and 20 confirmed recoveries. [vi]     
  71. 2021 Friday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals– DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,584.88, DOWN 166.44 points (-0.48%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 15,043.97, DOWN 137.96 points (-0.91%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,432.99, DOWN 40.76 points (-0.91%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $71.96 per barrel, -0.65 (-0.90%).  The price of GOLD is $1,753.90 per troy oz., -2.80 (-0.16%) while the price of SILVER is $22.36 per troy ounce, -0.43 (-1.90%).  The price of PLATINUM is $930.90 per troy oz, +7.60 (+0.82%) while the price of COPPER is $4.24 per pound, -0.04 (-0.97%).[vii].  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,016.27 per troy oz., -17.314 (-0.85%). The price of RHODIUM is $12,350.20 per troy oz., -1,100.00 (-9.78%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $782,500.00 per CNY/T, +17,500.00 (+2.29%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,886.15 per USD/T, -60.85 (-0.24%). [viii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000021.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.47 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.02    In Gibraltar Pound, one greenback equals 0.73 and in Guatemalan Quetzal, a buck equal 7.72 and in Guinean Franc, one dollar equals 9,727.00 of theirs. [ix]        
  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 $4.391 per gallon, $3.100 in Florida, $4.075 in Hawaii, and $3.869 in Washington state. [x]    Let us look at one other Iowa: $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- Ireland: $6.877 per U.S. Gallon.[xi]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,773,041,296,077 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xii]  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.
  73. 2021 Friday F: Afghanistan Crisis and Collapse News– Rep. Dan Meuser, R-PA 9th congressional district, says the ‘GOP is going to get answers on this supposed ‘humanitarian aid’ to the Taliban.’  The Biden regime claims the ‘humanitarian aid of hundreds of millions of dollars was in the pipeline under President Donald J. Trump.’  Bullshit.  Meanwhile, Rep. Greg Steube, R-FL 17th congressional district, says that a ‘reckoning is coming from the House GOP on Afghanistan.’
  74. 2021 Friday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– The world-famous ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris has been in charge of the U.S.-Mexico border for 176 days and Day No. 83 since her singular visit to view the problem.  What a disaster.
  75. 2021 Friday H: Foreign News-Overseas News I– We learned today that a pro-Chi-Com group has infiltrated Wikipedia and is inserting- wait for it- pro-Chi-Com propaganda across the ‘questionable site.’ Meanwhile, Canadian Prime Minister (and son of one of the Rolling Stones) Justin Trudeau is on the defensive as his ‘snap election’ seems to be going against HIM and HIS PARTY.  The Canadian people are tired of this limp-wristed cross-dressing pansy, and we hope they don’t use the Dominion Voting Systems machines in the upcoming election.  Finally, France continues to be upset over the snub by the new clique of Australia, United Kingdom, and the U.S. and has recalled its ambassadors from Australia, and the U.S.
  76. 2021 Friday I: Health and Medical Alerts– The U.S. is going to allot $2.1 billion to infection control, meaning it’s going to give money to hospitals to help control infections.  Question: WHY weren’t you doing this already?  Sounds like another portion of the money-go-round.  Meanwhile, in another devastating blow to the Biden regime, by a vote of 16-2, the Food and Drug Administration rejects the call for a THIRD booster shot.  It recommends the need only for those most at risk due to age and/or health issues.
  77. 2021 Friday J: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News– (1) Pfizer $43.89 (2) AstraZeneca $55.56 (3) Johnson & Johnson $164.75 (4) BioNTech $359.18 (5) Moderna $430.05.  Here is what the stock prices were a week ago today: (1) Pfizer $45.59 (2) AstraZeneca $56.26 (3) Johnson & Johnson $166.97 (4) BioNTech $349.19 (5) Moderna $449.38.  Some fluctuations here in ups and downs regarding the prices.
  78. 2021 Friday K: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $83.39 (2) General Dynamics: $195.12 (3) Boeing: $213.36 (4) Lockheed Martin: $340.98 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $350.24.  Here is what these stocks were worth a week ago today: (1) Raytheon: $83.00 (2) General Dynamics: $201.60 (3) Boeing: $210.30 (4) Lockheed Martin: $345.88 (5) Northrop-Grumman: $354.10.
  79. 2021 Friday L: PPE Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 3) News– (1) Ansell Ltd.: $36.01 (2) DuPont: $68.91 (3) Honeywell: $218.49 (4) 3M: $181.49 (5) Teijen: $1,656.00.  Here is what these stocks were worth a week ago today: Ansell Ltd.: $36.30 (2) DuPont: $70.49 (3) Honeywell: $222.37 (4) 3M: $184.55 (5) Teijen: $1,666.00.
  80. 2021 Friday M: Artificial (Fake) Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 4) News– (1) Beyond Meat: $112.95 (2) Kellogg’s/Morning Star Farms: $63.56 (3) Maple Leaf Foods/Tofurkey: $27.57. Here is what these stocks were worth a week ago today: (1) Beyond Meat: $112.90 (2) Maple Leaf Farms-Tofurkey: $21.42.  (We were only following two).
  81. 2021 Friday N: President Donald J. Trump News– President Donald J. Trump says what everyone else is thinking, that tomorrow’s ‘Justice for J6 Rally’ is going to be a setup.  We believe that tomorrow’s affair is going to be a “Mumbles” Pelosi setup what with loads of FBI informants, Antifa and Black Lives Matter infiltrators, and that anyone who does not want to end up in the D.C. gulag with the other 400-plus poor souls would be wise to avoid the nation’s capital.  Meanwhile, President Trump blasts one of the losers who voted to impeach him- retiring Rep. Anthony Gonzalez, RINO-OH 16th congressional district, by saying that the Rep.’s vote to impeach him was ‘very stupid.’  It was.  Look at what is happening to the losers who voted to impeach the 45th president.  One by one, they are losing support, becoming impotent, and will soon all be gone.
  82. 2021 Friday O: Joe Biden News I– Joe Biden is weighing executive privilege in releasing documents related to President Donald J. Trump and the events of January 06, 2021.  Speaking of slobbering Joe, his approval ratings have imploded down to 44-percent- his lowest yet- which means in reality, the loser’s polls are nearer 34-30-percent than they are 44-percent.  Newsmax host Rob Finnerty says, ‘bye-bye Bide, the future we all knew was coming and didn’t want to admit.’ Meanwhile, in another slap to the feeble dictator, two large polluter nations were absent from Joe Biden’s follow-up climate summit.  Finally, Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry says that ‘Joe Biden’s mandate regarding businesses forcing employees to get the Chi-Com vaccinations is divisive and that it undermines doctors.’
  83. 2021 Friday P: Joe Biden Regime News I– The Biden regime has interceded in the Purdue Pharma company settlement wanting to go after them some more.  In other Biden regime-related news, the impotent U.S. Secretary of State Anthony “Bullshit” Blinken deleted a tweet that said, “The U.S. stands with Hong Kong.”  Chi-Coms didn’t like that, eh?  Next- in something that sounds mighty unconstitutional to most of us here at the AICPENDBLOG.COM, the Biden regime is cutting off the supply of monoclonal antibodies to Red States.
  84. 2021 Friday Q: Joe Biden Regime News II– Nineteen days after blowing up an Afghan ally of the United States and nine members of his family for being the ‘one’ who plotted and carried out the August 27, 2021, suicide bombing that killed 13 American servicemen-and-women, the Pentagon was forced to announce that it had erred taking ‘Taliban intel’ and blowing up this poor man and his family sight unseen.  Oooh, the mighty United States, whacking and stacking God knows who just as it did during the heady days of Obama-Biden.  Still, the Biden regime has better things to do- the U.S. Department of Justice is reviewing the way it holds ‘tranny prisoners’ in federal prisons.
  85. 2021 Friday R: Nancy Pelosi’s January 06-2021 False Flag Operation– Served papers yesterday while on a live radio program conducting an interview, famed political strategist Roger Stone said ‘there’s NO evidence supporting the lawsuit against him’ regarding U.S. House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi, the geriatric, nonagenarian leader of the House, and her claims of being behind the FALSE FLAG OPERATION of January 06, 2021.  We believe you, Roger.  Meanwhile, U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin has okayed ‘100 National Guard troops to be on scene for the Saturday rally.’
  86. 2021 Friday S: Political News I– The Republican National Committee has released a new ad showing the countless times that Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci has lied, flipflopped, or laid bull crap on the American people. Ronna McDaniel- chair of the RNC- says that ‘Joe Biden’s COVID-19 mandates are the results of his far too many failures.’  Next, Governor Kristi Noem, R-SD, says that ‘Joe Biden has NO business forcing COVID-19 mandates on the American people.’  Amen. 
  87. 2021 Friday T: Political News II– Axios reported today- to the dismay of the Biden regime- that under no circumstances will Senator Joe Manchin, D- W. VA, will vote ‘YES’ on the $3.5 trillion infrastructure bill.  Good.  Elsewhere, Arkansas senatorial candidate and U.S. Army veteran Jake Bequette says that the massive crowds attending college football games shows that the American people are ready to return to their lives.  The government had better pay attention to this. 
  88. 2021 Friday U: Political News III– Thirteen hardcore leftist Dems are pushing for expanded unemployment benefits in the infrastructure and budget reconciliation bills.  Meanwhile, Health and Human Services tells Texas abortion providers, “We got your backs.”  Elsewhere, Rep. “Shtupping Steny” Hoyer, D-MD 5th congressional district, says that the House will hold a vote so as to avoid imminent government default and subsequent shutdown.  Elsewhere, as mobs of illegal alien invaders swarm under the Del Rio, Texas, bridge, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-CA 23rd congressional district, says that the “National Guard should be deployed to maintain order under and along that bridge as a swarm of 10,000 or more Haitian ‘asylum seekers’ mills about there.
  89. 2021 Friday V: U.S. Military News– As outrage continues to grow regarding Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark A. (Asshole) Milley and his phone calls with the Chi-Coms, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien say the ‘NSA had NO intel suggesting anything that disingenuous fiction author Bob Woodward says in his new book, “Peril,” existed.  Mr. Woodward says that ‘General Milley called the Chi-Coms to warn them that he would warn them should Trump decide to nuke them in his final days.’  Gen. Milley must face courts marshal for being a traitor.
  90. 2021 Friday W: Business News– Ford Motor Company claims the demand for its EV Ford 150 electric trucks is so great that they are going to invest $250 million to increase production and add another 450 jobs in three plants in Michigan to meet this incredible demand.  Wow.  Meanwhile, Tesla is going to work with regulators on data security, something of which, they seem to have problems.
  91. 2021 Friday X: Crime and Punishment News-Law Enforcement News I– After many years, ‘jinx’ multi-millionaire Robert Durst finally was found guilty of murdering his best friend.  Meanwhile, the judge in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse- accused of murdering two Antifa POS- said that the prosecution cannot bring up ties between Mr. Rittenhouse and the patriotic organization, the Proud Boys.
  92. 2021 Friday Y: Big Tech News– Get this: the arbiter of what’s ‘true’ on the Internet, Google, and Apple, have removed imprisoned critic of Vladimir Putin- Alexei Navalny’s ‘tactical voting app’ designed to mobilize the Russian people to fight back against the new communist dictator, Mr. Putin.  Meanwhile, Chi-Com intelligence gathering app- TikTok- has a new problem, the so-called ‘devious licks challenge’ that encourages American school-aged kids to break the law via vandalism.  Isn’t it about time we began nuking these sons of bitches?
  93. 2021 Friday Z: Milestones and Personal Interest Stories– Sadly, the final Sears (and Roebuck) store- north of Chicago, Illinois- is set to close on November 14, 2021.  What a tragedy of mismanagement, not knowing its customers any longer, and being unable to morph with the times.  Sad, extremely sad, it did not have to happen.
  94. 2021 Friday AA: New York State News– Freshman Governor Kathy Hochul, D-NY, has given the people of her state a big gift: 191 freed inmates.  Meanwhile, three people went off on a New York City eatery host for requesting proof of vaccination before allowing them to enter.
  95. 2021 Friday BB: Texas State News– Another Texas death row inmate has had his execution delayed over religious freedom claims.  Meanwhile, Governor Greg Abbott signed a $1.8 billion infrastructure bill to continue erecting the Trump border wall.  The governor said, ‘Joe Biden’s failures to do his job guarding the border has forced Texas to do the federal government’s job at protecting the border and its citizens.’  Meanwhile, state Representative Matt Krause, Republican, is going to primary sitting Attorney General Ken Paxton in 2022.
  96. 2021 Friday CC: Moron News I– Campus Reform students sign a petition to abolish the U.S. Constitution because it’s racist, doesn’t recognize gays, trannys, and people of color.  In other ‘moron news,’ U.S. House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi, DS-12th congressional district, a person whom capitalism has benefitted immensely, jumped on the socialist train while overseas and says that ‘capitalism has not served the U.S. well.’
  97. 2021 Friday DD: Whacked-Out News of the Day– Today, Los Angeles, California, was announced to be the ‘Bedbug capital of the United States.’  Now that’s a distinction that every town and city in the entire United States covets.  Wow. No wonder we no longer like going to the city of (Fallen) Angels.
  98. 2021 Friday EE: California Lottery Results-Mega-Millions Draw– Here are the results for the Mega-Millions Draw #1695 what with a $400 million jackpot on the line: 17, 32, 40, 59, 61, and Mega 18.  Out of 130,606 winning tickets, the highest winners were TWO people who had FOUR numbers plus the Mega for a prize of $17,613 apiece.
  99. 2021 Saturday: Observation of the Day– This past Tuesday, Greta Van Susteren had John “Perpetual War” Bolton on her show on Newsmax and the two discussed the possibility of Vladimir Putin resorting to tactical nukes on the battlefield in Ukraine.   Look, if Adolf Hitler had nukes in 1944 or 1945, he would have used them against Great Britain and Russia for sure and the against U.S. if he could have delivered them.  That little cave-dwelling, slope-headed cretin Vladimir Putin sure as heck does have nukes and if he is facing Armageddon, then so will his enemies.  He already has severed energy supplies to the stupid-assed Europeans who came to depend upon him the same way American leaders delivered our country into the pockets of Xi Jinping.  We could be on the cusp of a global catastrophe much like the world was in early summer 1914 because back then, NO one believed that a far-off conflict in Eastern Europe could envelop almost all of the world in its horrifying embrace.  Yet, by the end of the year, three-quarters of the world was involved in the worst bloodletting the globe had ever seen. Serbia is not that far away from Ukraine so it’s easy to see how just the right spark- like a strike on one of Ukraine’s nuclear power plants- could be the spark of the End Times.  Let us pray that someone dispatches Vladimir Putin and soon so we can avoid just such an outcome.  Chef James “Jimmy” Hall.

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This artwork is #0955 a 5” x 7” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “A Lovely 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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Cheap Trick next delivered a four-tune EP on June 02, 1980, the acclaimed “Found All the Parts.”  Once again, the band has 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).  Being an extended play much like a double-sided single with two tunes on either side, the band provides some awesome tunes.  First, we have a cover of the Beatles’ “Day Tripper” followed by “Can’t Hold On” followed by two more tracks, “Such a Good Girl” and “Take Me, I’m Yours.”  You can seek this one out at your favorite site for music or you can purchase the extended version of tomorrow’s offering as it has all four of these tunes added as bonus tracks.  Either way, the decision rests with you and your pocketbook.  Enjoy.

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[i] We first began offering the music of Fleetwood Mac on Monday, 03-January-2011 through Thursday, 27-January-2011.  Please seek their music out by checking posts on those corresponding dates. The album, “Rumours,” appeared on Tuesday, 18-January-2011 at our original blog.   We look forward to picking them back up and doing a Round No. 2 which will include the solo efforts of the band members, too.  We thank you.

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

[iii] 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)

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

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

[vi] 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)

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

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

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

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

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

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

237. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, 2022

I want to alert Joe Biden to something he should know- we are glad he is going to cancel student loan debt but here’s the rub: our grandchildren and our family are STILL going to vote against every frigging Democrat on our ballots no matter where or who they are. Every frigging Democrat. Every Democrat must lose her, his, or its seat, every Democrat.

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237. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, 2022:

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Robert Trimble and Lewis F. Powell Jr.; U.S. Attorney General Robert H. Jackson; Crazy Horse featuring Jack Nitzsche, Def Leppard featuring Vivian Campbell, Judas Priest featuring Rob Halford, KISS featuring Gene Simmons, and Yes featuring Geoff Downes:

  1. 325 Tuesday: The Council of Nicaea ends with the adoption of the Nicene Creed, which establishes the doctrine of the Holy Trinity.
  2. 1212 Saturday: Under the command of 10-year-old Nicholas, the ill-fated Children’s Crusade arrives at Genoa, Italy, en route to the Holy Land.
  3. 1499 Friday: At the Battle of Sapienza, the Turkish fleet decimates the Venetians.
  4. 1537 Wednesday: King Henry VIII granted a royal charter incorporating Honorable Artillery Company, the oldest regiment in the British Army.
  5. 1580 Monday: At the Battle of Alcantara, the Spaniards beat the Portuguese, subjugating their nation to theirs.
  6. 1718 Thursday: Hundreds of French colonists arrived in Louisiana, with some settling in present-day New Orleans.
  7. 1814 Thursday: The U.S. Library of Congress suffered destruction by invading British forces during the War of 1812.
  8. 1825 Thursday: Uruguay declared independence from Brazil.
  9. 1828 Monday: In Paris, Kentucky, the 20th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Robert Trimble, Democratic-Republican, died.  President John Quincy Adams nominated Trimble to fill the seat of Democratic-Republican Associate Justice Thomas Todd.  Trimble served from May 09, 1826, to August 25, 1828.
  10. 1829 Tuesday: President Andrew Jackson makes an offer to the Mexican government to purchase Texas; however, the Mexicans refuse to sell the disputed territory.
  11. 1840 Tuesday: Joseph Gibbons received a patent on this date for the seeding machine.
  12. 1875 Wednesday: Captain Matthew Webb swam from Dover, England, to Calais, France, making him the first person to swim the English Channel.  The feat took 22 hours to perform.
  13. 1902 Monday: The first Arabic daily newspaper in the United States, “Al-Hoda,” began publication in New York City on this date—what a flipping shame.
  14. 1914 Tuesday: During World War I, the German army explodes into France, driving the French to Sedan.  Meanwhile, German zeppelins bomb the city of Antwerp; 10 people die on the ground. 
  15. 1916 Friday: The National Park Service was established within the Department of the Interior.
  16. 1920 Wednesday: Ethelda Bleibtrey won the 100-meter freestyle swimming competition in Antwerp, Belgium.  She was the first woman to win an Olympic competition for the United States.  Elsewhere, the first airplane to fly to Alaska from New York arrived in Nome on this date.
  17. 1921 Thursday: The United States signed a peace treaty with Germany.
  18. 1928 Saturday: An expedition led by Richard E. Byrd set sail from Hoboken, N.J., on its journey to Antarctica.
  19. 1929 Sunday: The Graf Zeppelin passes over San Francisco, California, bound for Los Angeles after crossing the Pacific Ocean.
  20. 1939 Friday: The movie, “The Wizard of Oz” opened across the United States.
  21. 1940 Sunday: The USSR forcibly incorporates the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, into its territory.  Meanwhile, the RAF conducts its first bombing of the German capital of Berlin. 
  22. 1941 Monday: British and Soviet troops attack pro-Nazi Iran.  Elsewhere, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, a Democrat, signed the bill appropriating the funds for the construction of the Pentagon.  Next, the 57th U.S. Attorney General Robert H. Jackson left office on this date.  A Democrat, he served under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt from January 18, 1940, and then moved up to the United States Supreme Court.  Finally, Axis troops overrun Novgorod near Leningrad, Russia.
  23. 1943 Wednesday: U.S.-led troops liberated New Georgia in the Solomon Islands from Japanese forces during World War II.  Meanwhile, Admiral Lord Louis Mountbatten becomes Supreme Allied Commander in Southeast Asian Theater.
  24. 1944 Friday: After four years of Nazi occupation, Allied forces liberated Paris, leading its citizens to call the day, “Freedom Tuesday.”  Meanwhile, the Free French 2nd Tank Division under the command of General Andre Leclerc arrives at Notre Dame.
  25. 1949 Thursday: NBC Radio debuted the show, “Father Knows Best.”  Elsewhere, future lifelong member of the crazed rock band, KISS[i]–Gene Simmons (bass/vocals 1973-present)- is born on this date in Haifa, Israel.
  26.  1950 Friday: President Harry S. Truman orders the U.S. Army to seize the nation’s railroads to avert a looming strike.
  27. 1951 Saturday: In Sutton Coldfield, England, Rob Halford- future longtime vocalist with the hard-rock quintet, Judas Priest, 1973-1992 / 2003-present, is born.
  28. 1952 Monday: Puerto Rico becomes a U.S. Commonwealth.  Meanwhile, in Stockport, England, future keyboardist with the progressive rock band, Yes[ii] (1981-82 / 2011-present)—Geoff Downes—is born.     
  29. 1958 Sunday: President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a measure providing pensions for former U.S. presidents and their widows.
  30. 1960 Wednesday: Opening ceremonies were held for the Summer Olympics in Rome.
  31. 1962 Friday: Future member of the British rock band, Def Leppard[iii]–Vivian Campbell (guitars)—is born in Northern Ireland on this date.  Campbell also played with Whitesnake from 1987-1988.
  32. 1967 Friday: George Lincoln Rockwell, founder of the American Nazi Party, was shot to death in a parking lot of a shopping center in Arlington, Va.; former party member John Patler eventually underwent conviction for the crim.
  33. 1972 Friday: In Great Britain, medical doctors and technicians introduced computerized axial tomography, aka CAT scan, on this date.
  34. 1978 Friday: The Shroud of Turin, believed by many to be the burial cloth of Jesus Christ, went on display for the first time in 45 years.  
  35. 1980 Monday: The Broadway musical “42nd Street” opened.  Producer David Merrick stunned the cast and audience during the curtain call by announcing that the show’s director, Gower Champion, had died earlier that day.
  36. 1981 Tuesday: The U.S. spacecraft Voyager 2 came within 63,000 miles of Saturn’s cloud cover, sending back pictures of, and data about, the ringed planet.
  37. 1984 Saturday: Author Truman Capote was found dead in a Los Angeles mansion; he was 59 years old.
  38. 1985 Sunday: Samantha Smith, 13, the schoolgirl whose letter to Yuri Andropov resulted in her famous peace tour of the Soviet Union, died with her father in an airliner crash in Auburn, Maine.
  39. 1988 Thursday: After calling an end to their eight-year war, Iran and Iraq commenced peace talks in Geneva, Switzerland, on this date.
  40. 1989 Friday: Voyager 2 made its closest approach to Neptune, its final planetary target.
  41. 1990 Saturday: The United Nations authorized military action to enforce the trade embargo that it had placed on Iraq after it invaded Kuwait. 
  42. 1993 Wednesday: Amy Biehl, a 26-year-old Fulbright scholar from Newport Beach, California, was slain by a crazed mob near Cape Town, South Africa.  The four men convicted in her death claimed the attack was part of the war on apartheid; they were granted amnesty after confessing before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.   They should have been shot.
  43. 1998 Tuesday: A survey by someone with too much time on his or her hands announced that one-third of all Americans use the Internet, something Vice President Al Gore, Democrat, claims to have ‘created.’  What a lying schmuck.  Meanwhile, in Richmond, Va., the 99th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Lewis F. Powell Jr., Republican, died on this date.  President Richard M. Nixon nominated him to fill the seat of Associate Justice Hugo Black, Democrat.  Powell served from 01-07-1972 to 06-26-1987.
  44. 2000 Friday: In Hollywood, California, keyboardist with the band, Crazy Horse[iv] from 1971-72—Jack Nitzsche—lost his battle with chronic bronchial infections and died from a stroke on this date; he was only 63 years old.
  45. 2001 Saturday: Rhythm-and-blues singer Aaliyah died along with eight others in a plane crash in the Bahamas; she was 22 years-old.
  46. 2003 Monday: NASA launched the Space Infrared Telescope Facility, also known as the Spitzer Space Telescope, into orbit.
  47. 2004 Wednesday: An Army investigation found that 27 people attached to an intelligence unit at the Abu Ghraib prison near Baghdad either approved or participated in the abuse of Iraqi scumbag prisoners.  None of them should ever have been charged with a crime or been forced to retire or receive demotions for their excellent work.
  48. 2009 Tuesday: Senator Edward M. Kennedy died at age 77 in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts.  The so-called “Lion of the Senate” got away with murder decades earlier when he drove his car into the water near his home and abandoned Mary Jo Kopechne to drown.   
  49. 2010 Wednesday: Mexican Marines discover 72 corpses near the U.S. – Mexican border, believed to be illegal aliens murdered by the local drug cartels for having seen something they should not have.
  50. 2011 Thursday: Warren Buffet’s Berkshire-Hathaway announces that it will invest $5 billion into Bank of America. 
  51. 2012 Saturday: Astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first human being to step onto the Moon in 1969 dies at age 82.
  52. 2013 Sunday: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says that U.N. weapons inspectors can come in and investigate reported use of chemical weapons by Syrian troops against the ISIS thugs trying to destroy the Middle Eastern country.
  53. 2014 Monday: Stymied by pro-Russian, pro-separatist thugs and Chechen terrorists, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announces that he is going to dissolve the nation’s Supreme Council and that the country will hold new elections on October 26, 2014.  Meanwhile, in St. Louis family held a funeral for Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old shot to death by a police officer in suburban Ferguson on August 09.
  54. 2015 Tuesday: According to Brainy History, China’s central bank acts to reassure investors that it is attempting to address the nation’s economic downturn, reducing interest rates and the amount of reserve funds required to be held by banks.
  55. 2016 Thursday: Rudy Van Gelder, famed recording engineer who recorded jazz greats such as John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, Art Blakeley, Sonny Rollins, and Miles Davis- among others- died at age 91 in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
  56. 2017 Friday: Hurricane Harvey, the fiercest hurricane to hit the United States in more than a decade, made landfall near Corpus Christi, Texas, with sustained winds of 130 mph; the storm would deliver five days of rain totaling close to 52 inches, the heaviest tropical downpour ever recorded in the continental U.S.  In its wake, the hurricane left at least 68 people dead and caused an estimated $125 billion in damage in Texas.  Elsewhere, President Donald J. Trump pardoned former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who had been falsely convicted of a misdemeanor contempt-of-court charge for defying a judge’s orders that he stop conducting immigration patrols; the 85-year-old retired lawman had faced the prospect of jail time at his October sentencing. 
  57. 2018 Saturday: U.S. Senator John McCain, R-AZ, who had spent years as prisoner of war in North Vietnam before a 35-year political career that took him to the GOP presidential nomination in 2008, died at the age of 81 after battling brain cancer for more than a year. 
  58. 2019 Sunday: NASA finds itself tasked with investigating the first crime in outer space as estranged wife, Summer Worden, of astronaut Anne McClain accuses her of illegally accessing the couple’s bank accounts while aboard the International Space Station.  This raised a BIG STINK at the time but in the end, McClain was cleared, and Worden was charged with lying. 
  59. 2020 Tuesday: Tropical storm Marco fizzled out, but Hurricane Laura currently is gathering steam and could slam into the Texas-Louisiana coastline later this week, becoming a possible Cat 3 storm with winds up to 110 mph.  Elsewhere, Kentucky Fried Chicken- KFC- says it’s going to temporarily drop its famous slogan- “finger-lickin’ good” due to the Chinese Bat Flu running amok around the world.  When the pandemic ends, they will return to their distinctive slogan.  Meanwhile, Kenosha, Wisconsin, tries to clean up following a second night of violent rioting.  Folks, time to start shooting these SOBS, you can protest but you cannot riot.  Finally, the Biden-Harris campaign announce their goal of increasing spending by $4 trillion while increasing taxes on the American people by $6 trillion.  Going to destroy the country. 
  60. 2020 Tuesday A: Tonight’s speakers at the Republican National Convention include First Lady Melania Trump, Eric Trump, Tiffany Trump, and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaking from Jerusalem as he continues his Mideastern trip.  This, of course, has Democrats foaming from the mouth just as Melania speaking from the White House rose garden does.  Oh, boohoo.  Also speaking tonight are Sen. Rand Paul, R-KY, Florida Lt.Gov. Jeanette Nunez, Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron, former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, anti-abortion advocate Abby Johnson, Maine Lobsterman Jason Joyce, Navajo Nation Vice President Myron Lizer, Mary Ann Mendoza, a mother who lost her son to an illegal drunken driver, Nicolas Sandman, the kid vilified by the press for supposedly being ‘disrespectful to a Native American elder who turned out to be a fraud, as well as other surprise guests.  Meanwhile, Real Clear Politics says “Pro-China Joe” Biden leads President Donald J. Trump by 52-percent to 42.4-percent.  Uh, okay.
  61. 2020 Tuesday B: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 23,694,646 confirmed cases, UP by 269,802 cases, 814,354 confirmed deaths, UP by 5,638 deaths, and 15,381,104 confirmed recoveries, UP by 230,337 recoveries.  Here are the numbers for the United States: 5,850,278 confirmed cases, UP by 56,817 new cases, 180,375 confirmed deaths, UP by 1,046 new deaths, and 2,980,604 confirmed recoveries, UP by 33,332 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 have died from Xi Jinping’s Bat Flu which is not true.
  62. 2020 Tuesday 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: 673,095 confirmed cases, 12,257 confirmed deaths, but as is the norm, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Next, here are the stats for the Aloha State: 6,769 confirmed cases, 49 confirmed deaths, and 2,172 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in the Ever-Red, uh, we mean, the Evergreen State, here are the stats: 71,456 confirmed cases, 1,872 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: 430,774 confirmed number of cases, 32,864 confirmed number of deaths, and like most other Blue States, NO number of confirmed number of recoveries.  Wake up, Governor Andrew “I’m a Moron” Cuomo!  Give us the honest numbers you putrid piece of culvert muck, especially of the senior citizens you have killed.  People are going to sue YOU.  Shame on you.
  63. 2020 Tuesday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 28,248.44, DOWN 60.02 points (-0.21%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 11,466.47, UP 86.75 points (+0.76%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 3,443.62, UP 12.34 points (+0.36%).  The price of GOLD is $1,935.00 per troy oz., +11.90 (+0.62%) while the price of SILVER is $26.55 per troy ounce, +0.277 (+1.05%).  The price of PLATINUM is $937.40 per troy oz, +3.40 (+0.36%) while the price of COPPER is $2.94 per pound, +0.006 (+0.20%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $43.43 per barrel, +0.08 (+0.18%).  As for currency, one U.S. dollar = 6.91 communist Chinese yuan.  By contrast, one U.S. dollar = 0.84 euros.  Communist China manipulates its currency.
  64. 2021 Wednesday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole: 214,695,402 confirmed cases, +748,141, 4,475,346 confirmed deaths, +11,432 and 192,024,139 confirmed recoveries, +586,301.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 39,155,301 confirmed cases, UP 189,308 from yesterday’s reporting, 649,668 confirmed deaths, UP 1,542, [v] and 30,677,239 confirmed recoveries, UP 56,579.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [vi]   
  65. 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 331,080 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 72,998 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  66. 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: 4,278,905 confirmed cases, 65,836 confirmed deaths, and 2,246,802 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 3,175,740 confirmed cases, 42,731 confirmed deaths, and 2,329,520 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 57,747 confirmed cases, 573 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 544,843 confirmed cases, 6,508 confirmed deaths, and 242,913 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Delaware: they have 117,587 confirmed cases, 1,869 confirmed deaths, and 109,159 confirmed recoveries. [vii]   
  67. 2021 Wednesday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 1,017,825 confirmed cases, 6,908 confirmed deaths, and 935,514 confirmed recoveries.   Let us look at one other country- Bhutan, 191st country on the list: 2,591 cases of the virus, 3 confirmed deaths and 2,559 confirmed recoveries. [viii]     
  68. 2021 Wednesday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious And Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 35,404.50, UP 39.24 points (+0.11%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 15,041.86, UP 22.06 points (+0.15%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,496.19, UP 9.96 points (+0.22%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $67.95 per barrel, -0.42 (-0.61%).  The price of GOLD is $1,789.50 per troy oz., -1.00 (-0.06%) while the price of SILVER is $23.82 per troy ounce, +0.05 (+0.21%).  The price of PLATINUM is $991.50 per troy oz, -2.00 (-0.20%) while the price of COPPER is $4.26 per pound, -0.01 (-0.16%). [ix]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,424.47 per troy oz, -5.23 (-0.22%). [x] The price of RHODIUM is $17,100.00 per troy oz., +100.00 (+0.59%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $775,000.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,618.25 per troy oz., +11.50 (+2.65%).  [xi]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000020.  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 20.25.  In Tanzanian Schilling, one greenback equals 2,314.00 and in Thai Baht, a buck equal 32.72 and in Trinidad and Tobago Dollar, one dollar equals 6.76 of theirs.[xii]        
  69. 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 $4.390 per gallon, $2.960 in Florida, $4.075 in Hawaii, and $3.898 in Washington state. [xiii]    Let us look at one other location- South Dakota: $3.167.  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- Belize: $5.777 per U.S. Gallon.[xiv]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,684,206,335,899 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but frigging TRILLIONS.[xv]  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. 
  70. 2021 Wednesday F: Afghanistan Crisis and Collapse News– Joe Biden’s mayhem in Afghanistan continues unabated with the Taliban informing the civilized world that NO MORE Afghans will be allowed to make their way to the Kabul airport.  They must stay and face the music.  Speaking of this mess, U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, bags under his eyes and looking as though he was going to burst into tears at any moment, said that he ‘and Joe Biden accept full responsibility’ for the catastrophe occurring in this Central Asian hellhole.  In olden times, people fell on their swords, Mr. Secretary, seems like now is the right time to submit your resignation and go work in some Marxist thinktank.  In other crazy news, Afghan refugee families living in the San Diego area of California have family members stuck behind Taliban lines in their home country.  They went there for summer vacations and had NO clue the Taliban was going to overrun the entire country in 11 flipping days.  Meanwhile, the U.S. estimates there are as many as 1,000 Americans still in the hinterlands of the country, but most sensible estimates place the number around 10,000-20,000.  Finally, the American people are alarmed by the amount of equipment being left in the country for the Taliban: 75,000 military vehicles, 208 or more warplanes and helicopters, more than 600,000 arms and ammunition as well as $85 billion in funding for the Afghan army.  WTF!
  71. 2021 Wednesday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Folks, today is Day No. 154 for the acclaimed ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris[xvi] to be in charge of the U.S.-Mexico border and Day No. 61 since her one and only visit.  We hope she takes the job seriously but as most Californians know, she is incapable of whatever the job is.  Next, here are the numbers for the illegal alien tidal wave overrunning our country as presented by One America News.  First, here is the cost for just today of caring for these foreigners: $613,140,672.  Second, here is the money spent on caring for these noncitizens overrunning the country for the year so far: $259,243,343,872.  Third, here are the numbers reported to have crossed into El Norte for the year: 2,657,036.  Finally, here is the conservative estimate for the number of illegal aliens roaming the country: 36,657,036.  (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).
  72. 2021 Wednesday H: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– Israel is experiencing a heavy surge in Chi-Vi cases despite having approximately 80-percent of the population vaccinated for the old Kung Flu.  Meanwhile, as the Biden regime continues trying to drive more and more Americans to get vaccinated with this crap vaccine, the feds are reporting that the numbers of breakthrough cases in fully vaccinated people are alarmingly on the rise.  So, what the hell, Joe?  Finally, as if former Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo did not have enough problems, new Governor Kathy Hochul, D-NY, updates the tally of nursing home deaths connected to Cuomo by adding another 12,000 to the already oppressive number of those murdered by Cuomo’s callousness.
  73. 2021 Wednesday I: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money) News-(1) Pfizer $47.51 (2) AstraZeneca $58.58 (3) Johnson & Johnson $174.23 (4) BioNTech $376.03 (5) Moderna $397.87.
  74. 2021 Wednesday J: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow the Money 2) News– (1) Raytheon: $85.73 (2) General Dynamics: $199.30 (3) Boeing: $220.88 (4) Lockheed Martin: $358.75 (5) Northrup-Grumman: $362.82.
  75. 2021 Wednesday K: Joe Biden News I– As things in Afghanistan worsen by the day, Joe Biden refuses pleas from the G7 to extend the withdrawal from Kabul and around the country past August 31.  Rep. Kat Cammack, R-FL 3rd congressional district, says ‘there is NO WAY the U.S. can be out of Afghanistan by the 31st.’  Speaking of the senile old coot, allies of Joe who now have become critics are quivering in their pants that the horrible job occurring in Afghanistan will enable the GOP to recapture the House and Senate in 2022.  Also, regarding this mess, questions have arisen as to whether Pope Francis and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan are providing a conduit for the Biden regime to the Taliban?
  76. 2021 Wednesday L: Joe Biden Regime News I– The U.S. Department of Justice has ordered a Chi-Com newspaper subsidiary in the U.S.- Sing Tao- register as the foreign agents they are.  In other news related to the Biden regime, the feds admit that MOST of the money set aside for rent and mortgage relief has not even gone out.  This confirms that like everything else the Democrats do; this money is set aside as a slush fund from which its members can dip their hands into at any frigging time.
  77. 2021 Wednesday M: Nancy Pelosi’s January 06-2021 False Flag Operation- As the Democrats continue their FALSE FLAG OPERATION of the FALSE FLAG OPERATION of January 06, 2021, the Secret Service says they ‘provided intelligence of problems erupting on Capitol Hill to the Capitol Hill Police Department on January 05, 2021.  The fact that the authorities did not act upon this pertinent information tells everyone all they need to know.  Speaking of this political farce, the House panel investigating this ‘insurrection’ is demanding the phone records of everyone in President Donald J. Trump’s orbit.  F**k them.  Meanwhile, the Capitol Hill Police Officer who murdered Ashli Babbitt on January 06, 2021, is going to reveal his identity on NBC News tomorrow night with Lester Holt.  This should be interesting…
  78. 2021 Wednesday N: Political News I– Two lawmakers who visited Afghanistan last week are in the hotseat facing loads of criticism and questions as to WHY they went to the war-torn country diverting resources required to protect the Kabul airport and to evacuate not only U.S. citizens but Afghans seeking to flee the collapsing country.  Congressmen Seth Moulton, DS-MA 6th congressional district, and Peter Meijer, RINO-MI 3rd congressional district, are even facing criticism from the nonagenarian House speaker.  WHY did they go?
  79. 2021 Wednesday O: U.S. House Of Representatives News I– Before fleeing town for the rest of the summer, the U.S. House passes the ‘John Lewis Voting Rights Act.’  The timid Democrats crumbled to Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi’s demands to pass this muck through, but the American people should not be afraid.  The Constitution expressly says that each state is in charge of voting and the only way to profoundly change this is via constitutional amendment.  This bulls**t attempt at grabbing control of the nation’s voting systems won’t stand up in court and the old hag will suffer a big, humiliating defeat.  Rep. Jody Hice, R-GA 10th congressional district, says the bogus bill is a ‘horrendous’ attempt at gaining control of ALL elections in the United States.
  80. 2021 Wednesday P: U.S. Supreme Court News I– The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof.  Good.  Execute the POS the sooner the better.  Now that is a RACIST for you.
  81. 2021 Wednesday Q: Federal and State Court News– The courts have ruled that Tom Fitton’s Judicial Watch lawsuit against Colorado can plow forward so the scurrilous Democrats in the Rocky Mountain State must inform the world as to WHY they didn’t clean up their voting rolls as the law dictates, they do.
  82. 2021 Wednesday R: Georgia State News– NFL all-star Hershel Walker made it official today: he is running against freshman Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock, DS.  This should be fun to watch.  Go, Hershel, go!
  83. 2021 Wednesday S: California Lottery Results-Super Lotto and Powerball Draws– First, here are the results for Super Lotto Draw #3589 what with a $11 million jackpot on the line for some lucky winner. Here are the numbers: 02, 06, 21, 39, 47, and Mega 03.  Out of 93,802 winning tickets, the highest winner was ONE person who had FIVE numbers but NO Mega for a prize of $32,217.  The winning ticket was sold at Beer Area Liquors in San Ramon, California, 94583.  Next, here are the results for the Powerball Draw #876 with a jackpot of $304 million up for grabs: 27, 39, 54, 56, 59, and Power 24.  Out of 67,572 winning tickets, the highest winners were TWO people who had FOUR numbers PLUS the Powerball for a prize of $30,997 apiece.
  84. 2022 Thursday:  I want to alert Joe Biden to something he should know: we are glad he is going to cancel student loan debt but here’s the rub: our grandchildren and our family are STILL going to vote against every frigging Democrat on our ballots no matter where or who they are.  Every frigging Democrat.  Every Democrat must lose her, his, or its seat, every Democrat.  Here’s something else: where are reparations for slavery?  Chef Bea asked me to ask this pertinent question, something Democrats have promised from the beginning of pandering to black Americans.  Looks like you’ve lost again.  Want to change parties?  Chef Goldie McNamara.   

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0932 a 36” x 48” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Brilliant Sky, Distant Land.”  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:

Live long enough and eventually, one will hear every last lick recorded by a veteran band which is why we have “1967- Sunshine Tomorrow,” a beefed-up version of “Wild Honey” released on June 30, 2017.  Here is what we said regarding the aforementioned “Wild Honey”- although the Beach Boys were on the decline, the next album, “Wild Honey,” came out on December 18, 1967, and is one we absolutely love and wholeheartedly recommend.  The lineup features Brian Wilson (bass, piano, organ, vocals), Mike Love (vocals and saxophones), Carl Wilson (vocals and guitars), Dennis Wilson (drums and vocals), Alan Jardine (guitars, bass, and vocals), and Bruce Johnston (vocals and bass) as it was all hands-on deck.  The album features nothing but quality material beginning with the upbeat, “Wild Honey,” to the captivating “Aren’t You Glad,” to a cover of Stevie Wonder’s, “I Was Made to Love Her,” to the live classic, “Darlin’,” to the playful, “I’d Love Once Just to See You.” Also on the album is a raucous “Here Comes the Night” to yet another long-time live classic, “Let the Wind Blow.”  The other songs on the album are not filler but all quality material.  The Beach Boys were growing beards, sporting longer hair, and wearing modern-day clothing like the rest of the wild and crazy acts of the late 1960s.  You get loads of additional material plus two concerts and portions of others all recorded back in the day.  Too good to be true.  We hope you will seek this one out and definitely make it a part of your daily listening pleasure.  You will love it.

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

[ii] We are unclear as to when we will do the music of YES and of the band members’ solo catalogs, but you can bet at some point within the next 3-5 years we most assuredly will.  Please stick around for the day when we do- you will be glad you did.

[iii] Not sure when we will offer the music of Def Leppard, but we hope to do it sometime within the next decade.  Please, keep posted for further information.

[iv] We hope to promote the music of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, as well as of each member’s solo careers along with Crazy Horse within the next 5-7 years.  Please remain vigilant for when we do.

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

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

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

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

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

[x] 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.

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

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

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

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

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

[xvi] Speaking of “Kooky Kamala” Harris, she is going to the Bay Area in California to campaign for Governor Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom who is in the fight of his life to keep his seat.  Thus, one loser will be campaigning for another loser.  This should be fun to watch.

232. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, AUGUST 20, 2022

It is clear that Senate Minority ‘Leader’ “Cocaine Mitch” McConnell really does not want to win the Senate back if these are to be his new senators because he knows that IF they are, he most likely won’t be re-elected ‘majority leader.’ He is, after all, one of the worst leaders the GOP has ever had much like John Boehner and Paul Ryan were losers in the House.

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232. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, AUGUST 20, 2022:

Hawaii Statehood Day

President Benjamin Harrison; U.S. Acting U.S. Attorney General Sally Yates; U.S. Secretary of State Edmund J. Randolph; U.S. Senator Steve Daines; Chicago featuring James Pankow, the Flying Burrito Brothers featuring “Sneaky” Pete Kleinow, Hawkwind featuring Dave Brock, Led Zeppelin featuring Robert Plant, the Ohio Players featuring Ralph “Peewee” Middlebrooks, “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” by the Rolling Stones, the Seeds featuring Sky Saxon, and Thin Lizzy featuring Phil Lynott:

  1. 2 Tuesday: The star of Bethlehem appears the conjunction of Venus-Jupiter.
  2. 984 Friday: Today is an interesting day in the history of the Roman Catholic Church.  First, the 136th Roman Catholic Pope John XIV ends and two successors- Antipope Boniface VII and Pope John XV begins.  Antipope Boniface VII elected in opposition to both Johns would rule until July 20, 985, while John XV would rule until 01, 996.
  3. 1191 Tuesday: Crusader King Richard I orders the deaths of 3,000 prisoners at Acre in the Levant.  The Crusaders could not afford to spare the lives of the infidels as their goal was to march on Jerusalem as soon as possible.  Three-thousand Mohammedans in their rear areas could have compromised their supply lines.
  4. 1619 Tuesday: The Dutch bring the first black slaves to the British colony of Jamestown, Virginia.
  5. 1741 Sunday: Danish explorer Vitus Bering discovers Alaska.    
  6. 1745 Friday: Bonnie Prince Charlie reaches Blair Castle, Scotland, in a bid for Scottish independence.
  7. 1795 Thursday: The second U.S. Secretary of State Edmund J. Randolph left his post on this date.  A Federalist, he served under President George Washington from January 02, 1794, until today.
  8. 1823 Wednesday: The reign of the 251st Roman Catholic Pope Pius VII came to its end on today’s date.  He first became pontiff on March 14, 1800, and over the next 23 years and 159 days, he shepherded his global flock.
  9. 1833 Tuesday: Benjamin Harrison, 23rd president of the United States, was born in North Bend, Ohio.
  10. 1862 Wednesday: The New York Tribune published an open letter by editor Horace Greeley calling on President Abraham Lincoln to take more aggressive measures to free the slaves and end the South’s rebellion.
  11. 1865 Sunday: President Andrew Johnson declares an end to the insurrection in Texas.
  12. 1866 Monday: President Andrew Johnson declares an end to the Civil War.  Elsewhere, the National Labor Union in the United States advocated an eight-hour workday.
  13. 1882 Sunday: Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture” has its premiere in Moscow, Russia.
  14. 1885 Thursday: “The Mikado,” by Gilbert and Sullivan, opened at the Fifth Avenue Theater in New York.  
  15. 1908 Thursday: The Congo Free State becomes the Belgium Congo.
  16. 1910 Saturday: A series of forest fires swept through parts of Idaho, Montana, and Washington, killing at least eighty-five people, and burning some three million acres.
  17. 1914 Thursday: The German army captures Brussels, Belgium, as Belgian troops retreat to Antwerp.  Elsewhere, the reign of the 257th Roman Catholic Pope St. Pius X ends on this date.  He first became pontiff on August 04, 1903, and over the next 11 years and 16 days, guided his global flock on its journey to commune with the Father, Son, and the Holy Ghost.
  18. 1915 Friday: Italy declares war on Ottoman Turkey during World War I.  The Ottomans didn’t care. 
  19. 1918 Tuesday: During World War I, Britain launches a major offensive across the Western Front against the Germans.  This is yet another major drive with which to bring the Great War to its long-anticipated end.
  20. 1923 Monday: In Lakehurst, N.J., ground crews launched the first American dirigible, the Shenandoah.  It commenced its first voyage from the same location on September 04.
  21. 1934 Monday: Future famed pedal steel guitarist who played with the Flying Burrito Brothers[i]— “Sneaky” Pete Kleinow—is born on this date in South Bend, Indiana.
  22. 1937 Friday: Future vocalist with the psychedelic-garage rock band, the Seeds[ii]—Sky Saxon—is born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on this date.
  23. 1939 Sunday: Under General Zhukov, Russian forces attack Japanese positions in Mongolia.  Elsewhere, the National Bowling Association underwent founding in Detroit.  It was the first bowling association in the United States for blacks.  Meanwhile, future trumpeter/trombonist with the American funk-rock band, the Ohio Players[iii]—Ralph “Peewee” Middlebrooks—is born in the United States in Dayton, Ohio, on this date.
  24. 1940 Tuesday: During World War II’s Battle of Britain, Prime Minister Winston Churchill declares, “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few” about the pilots that fought off the German Luftwaffe.  Meanwhile, the first Polish squadrons begin aiding the Brits in the aerial battle over southern England against the Nazis.  Finally, the Germans completed their occupation of France.
  25. 1941 Wednesday: Future guitarist/keyboardist/vocalist with the British space rock band, Hawkwind[iv]—Dave Brock—is born in Isleworth, Great Britain on this date.
  26. 1945 Monday: Russian troops begin launching attacks against the Imperial Japanese troops in Manchuria during the last days of World War II.  Elsewhere, Tommy Brown of the Brooklyn Dodgers became the youngest player to hit a home run in a major league game.  Brown was 17 years, 8 months, and 14 days old.
  27. 1947 Wednesday: Future trombonist with the rock band, Chicago[v]—James Pankow—is born in St. Louis, Mo., United States on this date.
  28. 1948 Friday: Robert Plant, future vocalist for the British rock band, Led Zeppelin[vi], is born in West Bromwich, United Kingdom on this date.  Elsewhere, Cleveland’s Indians and Chicago’s White Sox played at Municipal Stadium in Cleveland before a crowd of 78,382 people.  It was the largest crowd to see a nighttime major-league baseball game to date.
  29. 1949 Saturday: Future member of the Irish-Anglo-American rock band, Thin Lizzy[vii]– Phil Lynott (guitars, lead vocals, bass 1969-1983)- is born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, UK, on this date.
  30. 1953 Thursday: The Soviet Union announces publicly that it has evaluated a hydrogen bomb.
  31. 1955 Saturday: Hundreds of people died in anti-French rioting in Morocco and Algeria.  Elsewhere, Colonel Horace A. Hanes, a U.S. Air Force pilot, flew to an altitude of 40,000 feet.  Hanes reached a speed of 822.135 miles per hour in a Super Sabrejet.  
  32. 1960 Saturday: The USSR recovers two dogs, the first living organisms to return from space.  Elsewhere, Senegal breaks away from the Mali Federation declaring its independence.  Meanwhile, future Acting U.S. Attorney General Sally Yates is born in Atlanta, Georgia, on this date.  A Democrat, she served under President Donald J. Trump from January 20, 2017, to January 30, 2017.  During that time, this disgrace would do everything possible to undermine the lawful authority of President Donald J. Trump until he sent her sorry butt packing.  
  33. 1961 Sunday: East Germany begins erecting a five-foot-high wall along its border with the West, replacing the barbed wire fencing it has put up August 13.
  34. 1962 Monday: In Van Nuys, California, future U.S. senator representing Montana Steve Daines is born.  A Republican, he would enter the U.S. Senate on January 03, 2015.  
  35. 1964 Thursday: President Lyndon Baines Johnson signs an anti-poverty bill designed to end poverty in America, an act totaling $1 billion.
  36. 1965 Friday: The Rolling Stones[viii] release “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” in the United States, their first number one hit.  This single tune set the world ablaze and infected anyone in the vicinity of hearing it with a love for the Stones that would last forever.  Seek this tune out if you are among those who’ve never had the pleasure of hearing it- you will be glad you did.
  37. 1967 Sunday: The New York Times reported about a noise reduction system for album and tape recording developed by technicians R. and D.W. Dolby.  Elektra Record’s subsidiary Checkmate Records became the first label to use the new Dolby process in recordings.
  38. 1968 Tuesday: The Soviet Union and other Warsaw Pact nations began invading Czechoslovakia to crush the “Prague Spring” liberalization drive.
  39. 1974 Tuesday: Following the resignation of President Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford takes the oath of office to replace him.  Nelson Rockefeller then takes the oath of office to become the vice president of the United States.
  40. 1977 Saturday: The United States launched Voyager 2.  The spacecraft carried a 12-inch copper phonograph record containing greetings in dozens of languages, samples of music, and the sounds of nature—so far, no aliens have answered.
  41. 1980 Wednesday: The United Nations Security Council condemns Israel for having declared that ‘all of Jerusalem was its capital.’
  42. 1985 Tuesday: Xerox officials presented the original Xerox 914 copier to the Smithsonian Institute’s Museum of American History.  The man who invented the machine was Chester Carlson.  Meanwhile, Libya throws out thousands of Tunisian and Egyptian petroleum workers.
  43. 1986 Wednesday: At a post office in Edmond, Oklahoma, postal employee Patrick Henry Sherrill went on a shooting rampage, killing fourteen fellow employees before turning the gun on himself.  This is where the term, “Going Postal” came from.
  44. 1988 Saturday: In the war between Iran and Iraq, a ceasefire went into effect on this date saving Saddam Hussein’s bacon from the fire.
  45. 1989 Sunday: In the Beverly Hills mansion of entertainment executive Jose Menendez and his wife, Kitty, the couple’s two scumbag sons, Lyle, and Erik, entered their bedroom and with shotguns shot them to death.  Later, during their trial, the two greedy punks would cry on the stand their ‘parents molested us.’  (Note- the jury would not buy it).  Elsewhere, fifty-one people died when a pleasure boat sank in the River Thames in London after hitting a dredger.
  46. 1990 Monday: During the upcoming Gulf War, Iraq begins moving thousands of Western hostages to military installations so they could use them as human shields against the air war.
  47. 1991 Tuesday: Outside the Russian parliament building, a rally of 100,000 gathered in protest of the coup that removed Mikhail Gorbachev from power.   
  48. 1998 Thursday: The U.N. Security Council extended trade sanctions against Iraq for blocking arms inspections.  Elsewhere, Canada’s Supreme Court announced that Quebec could not secede without the federal government’s approval.
  49. 2005 Saturday: A Northwest Airlines mechanics union went on strike rather than accept pay cuts and layoffs; Northwest ended up hiring replacement workers.  Elsewhere, San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Thomas Herrion, 23, died of a heart attack shortly after a preseason game against the Denver Broncos.  
  50. 2008 Wednesday: A Spanish jetliner crashed during takeoff from Madrid, killing 154 people; eighteen lucky ones survived.
  51. 2010 Friday: The last American combat brigade exited Iraq after more than seven years after the U.S.-led invasion began.
  52. 2012 Monday: After no one seeing him for weeks, Ethiopia’s long-term Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi dies of a mystery illness.
  53. 2013 Tuesday: U.S. Senator Ted Cruz ignites speculation about a 2016 Presidential run when he announces plans to renounce his Canadian citizenship.
  54. 2014 Wednesday: According to Brainy History, U.S. officials have validated claims by the Islamic State aka Da’ish that during his two years in captivity, the terror group murdered journalist James Foley; President Obama vows to continue airstrikes in Iraq against ISIS militants.
  55. 2015 Thursday: Brainy History—the world’s greatest source for information—says, the far-right National Front party of France has expelled one of its founders, Jean-Marie Le Pen, after continued conflict over his anti-Semitic remarks; current party leader Marine Le Pen, his daughter, seeks to move the party away from its past.
  56. 2017 Sunday: Actor, comic, and longtime telethon host Jerry Lewis died of heart disease in Las Vegas at the age of ninety-one.
  57. 2018 Monday: Due to the migrant and refugee crisis overwhelming Europe, the World Health Organization reports that measles cases across the continent are at an all-time high what with 41,000 infected and at least thirty-seven dead in the first six months of the year.  Close the borders!   Meanwhile, the communist government destroying Venezuela announces the creation of its very own currency (worthless, of course), the “Bolivar Soberano,” in the hope the nation can somehow stop hyperinflation eating it alive.
  58. 2019 Tuesday: In a small town in Texas, after black hats hack twenty-two computer systems and infect them with ransomware, the FBI swoops in to investigate the coordinated attacks.   Meanwhile, NASA announces that a mission to explore Jupiter’s moon, Europa, will launch in 2025 in the hope that it can discover life beneath the icecap and in the ocean concealed below.   
  59. 2020 Thursday:  The feds swooped in and arrested conservative firebrand Steve Bannon and three other people for allegedly defrauding investors who contributed to a charitable fund to fund the Wall along the southern border with private money.  The feds claim that he and his cohorts transferred hundreds of thousands of dollars into their private accounts and hammered the quartet with conspiracy to defraud and wire fraud.  We will see where this goes.  Meanwhile, a court blocked President Donald J. Trump’s bid to block the subpoena launched by Trump-hater District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. of New York County.  This loser has been unfairly pursuing Donald Trump since he assumed office.  Speaking of New York, New York City is investigating Mayor Bill Di Blasio’s wife for having a lavish 14-person staff and for spending millions of the taxpayers’ dollars to do God knows what.  We will see where this goes, too.
  60. 2020 Thursday A: In Grand Prairie, Texas, the plastic plant that ignited yesterday continues burning today.  Firefighters believe it will require several more days for it to subside.  Halfway around the world, North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un delegates more power to his lovely sister, Kim Yo-Jong which makes her his de facto number two.  Many people question as to when she will become the NUMBER ONE- if she is not already and the guy many believe to be Kim turns out to be a doppelganger.  We are keeping an eye on this one, too.     
  61. 2020 Thursday B: This evening is the final night of the Democratic National (mostly virtual and lackluster) Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Scheduled to speak tonight are Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., former Mayor Pete Buttigieg, D-IN, Andrew Yang, Michael Bloomberg (what about #MeToo?), Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-WI, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-IL, and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, and then- as far as we know- “Pro-China Joe” Biden will give his somnambulant speech.  Hopefully, he will not get up there and blow it by going blank with drool spilling off his chin.  Oh, a feeling of exhilaration fills the hearts of the Democratic-Socialists with their pick- don’t you know the American people are ‘going to have to run to keep up with Mr. Biden’ if he somehow steals the November Election?
  62. 2020 Thursday C: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 22,515,213 confirmed cases, +296,772, 789,825, confirmed deaths, +6,942, and 14,381,048 confirmed recoveries, +224,510.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 5,506,929 confirmed cases, -98,929 from yesterday’s reporting, 172,416 confirmed deaths (same as yesterday), -2,547 from, yesterday’s reporting, and 2,852,221 confirmed recoveries, +82,527. 
  63. 2020 Thursday D: 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: 644,751 confirmed cases, 11,686 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 5,609 confirmed cases, forty-two confirmed deaths, and 1,977 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 69,166 confirmed cases, 1,832 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other state: North Dakota- currently, they have 8,782 confirmed cases, 128 confirmed deaths, and 7,485 confirmed recoveries- thank you, Governor Doug Burgum!  (Note: it is always interesting when the statistics are ‘rearranged,’ someone either did not compile the exact day’s numbers or politicians re-jigger them thinking NO one is paying attention; we always pay attention).
  64. 2020 Thursday E: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals- here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 27,739.73, UP 46.85 points (+0.17%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  11,264.95, UP 118.49 points (+1.06%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,385.51, UP 10.66 points (+0.32%).  Price of GOLD: $1,957.40 per troy oz., +10.90 (+0.56%).  Here is the price of SILVER: $27.49 per troy oz., +0.343 (+1.26%).  Price of PLATINUM: $931.60 per troy oz., +4.70 (+0.51%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $2.99 per #, +0.02 (+0.67%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $42.81, -0.01 (-0.67%).  Today, one-dollar U.S. = 6.91 PRC yuan whereas one U.S. greenback = 0.84 euros.  Meanwhile, unemployment last week rose to 1.1 million new claims for benefits after two straight weeks of decline; however, the numbers of unemployed dropped from 15.2 million to 14.8 million Americans thanks to the Xi Jinping Bat Flu. 
  65. 2020 Thursday F: Hardcore critic of Russia’s Vladimir Putin, Alexi Navalny, found himself in the hospital in a coma after sickening the previous day.  Many believe that poisoner-in-chief Vladimir Putin found a way to tamper with his foe’s beverages or foods and tried to kill him.   
  66. 2021 Friday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 211,548,696 confirmed cases, +751,625, 4,416,223 confirmed deaths, +11,349 and 189,299,434 confirmed recoveries, +564,649.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 38,398,596 confirmed cases, UP 166,809 from yesterday’s reporting, 644,112 confirmed deaths, UP 1,169,[ix] and 30,439,239 confirmed recoveries, UP 48,570.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them.[x]  
  67. 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 325,524 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 78,554 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  68. 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: 4,218,769 confirmed cases, 65,038 confirmed deaths, and 2,221,399 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 (same numbers).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 54,443 confirmed cases, 562 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 530,328 confirmed cases, 6,400 confirmed deaths, and 240,895 confirmed recoveries (same numbers).  Let us look at one other part of the U.S., Idaho: they have 212,939 confirmed cases, 2,283 confirmed deaths, and 118,683 confirmed recoveries. [xi]   
  69. 2021 Friday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has moved to Israel, let us look at the statistics there: 978,212 confirmed cases, 6,759 confirmed deaths, and 907,854 confirmed recoveries.   Let us look at one other country- Liechtenstein, 185th country on the list: 3,209 cases of the virus, 59 confirmed deaths and 3,076 confirmed recoveries. [xii]     
  70. 2021 Friday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 35,120.08, UP 225.96 points (+0.65%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,714.66, UP 172.88 points (+1.19%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,441.67, UP 35.87 points (+0.81%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $61.86 per barrel, -0.28 (-0.45%).  The price of GOLD is $1,782.60 per troy oz., -1.40 (-0.08%) while the price of SILVER is $22.97 per troy ounce, -0.14 (-0.61%).  The price of PLATINUM is $991.20 per troy oz, -3.00 (-0.30%) while the price of COPPER is $4.15 per pound, +0.01 (+0.19%). [xiii]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,275.02 per troy oz, -37.56 (-1.62%). [xiv] The price of RHODIUM is $18,500.00 per troy oz., -500.00 (-2.63%).  The price of NEODYMIUM is $775,000.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,553.75 per troy oz., +10.50 (+0.41%).  [xv]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000020.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.50 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.85 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 20.35.     In Singapore Dollar, one greenback equals 1.36 and in Solomon Islands Dollar, a buck equal 8.05 and in Somali Schilling, one dollar equals 575.00 of theirs. [xvi]        
  71. 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 dropped to $4.399 per gallon, $2.993 in Florida, $4.084 in Hawaii, and $3.909 in Washington state. [xvii]    Let us look at one other location- Oklahoma: $2.889.  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- Slovenia: $5.560 per U.S. Gallon.[xviii]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,664,979,325,196 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 India, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Singapore with $168 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 Friday F: Afghanistan Crisis and Collapse News– As the Biden pullout of Afghanistan continues down its disastrous path, new reports say that the Taliban is going door to door searching for Christians.  They will undergo beheading.   Meanwhile, Rep. Brian Mast, R-FL 18th congressional district, says that Afghanistan is becoming the new ‘jihadist Club Med.’ Next, new reports suggest that senile Joe Biden ignored calls from British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for ’36 hours’ so the allies could get their people out of the country in an orderly manner rather than the mess the world now sees.  Elsewhere, the United Arab Emirates agrees to host 5,000 Afghan refugees until the United States can bring them into the country.  Next, Senator Roger Marshall, R-KS, says ‘blame politics, not U.S. intel for the snafu in Afghanistan.’  Add to that the fact the House GOP is demanding to know ‘how many American weapons were left in Afghanistan for the Taliban to capture.’
  73. 2021 Friday 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. 149 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 56th 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: $582,096,799.  Next, here is the cost for the entire year of 2021 so far: $251,541,056,765.  Third, here are the numbers of illegal aliens who swarmed into the country this year: 2,675,879.  Finally, here is the money WASTED on the Third World cast-offs for this year: 36,667,877.  (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).  U.S. District Court Judge Miranda Du in Reno, Nevada, ruled that a 1929 immigration law that makes crossing back into the U.S. after being deported a felony as somehow ‘unconstitutional.’  WTF!  
  74. 2021 Friday H: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe II– West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrissey cites the fentanyl crisis in his lawsuit against the Biden regime demanding a return to the ‘Remain in Mexico Policy’ enacted by President Donald J. Trump.  Speaking of courts, a U.S. court denies the Biden regime’s request to forestall the return of the “Remain in Mexico Policy.”  Good.  Watch the Biden regime ignore it.
  75. 2021 Friday I: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– As the illegal alien invasion continues driving UP COVID-19 cases, Florida and Texas are opening antibody treatment centers to help sick residents in their states.  Elsewhere- in Louisiana- Attorney General Jeff Landry, GOP, says the New Orleans Saints Chi-Vi mandates are completely ‘unacceptable.’ In other Xi Jinping Bat Flu-related news, ex-National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, who advised President Donald J. Trump, is warning the Pentagon to prepare for the NEXT Chi-Com pandemic before it devastates the world even worse than the Bat Flu has.
  76. 2021 Friday J: Health and Medical Alerts– The Food and Drug Administration- the FDA- plans to give the Pfizer vaccine full approval this upcoming Monday.  Elsewhere, Customs and Border Enforcement seizes 3,000 phony COVID-19 vaccine passports in Alaska, all of them from communist China.  Here’s a good one: following Barack Hussein Obama’s birthday fest last week, 74 people on Martha’s Vineyard now have COVID-19- talk about a super-spreader event.
  77. 2021 Friday K: Vaccine Manufacturers’ Stock Prices (Follow The Money) News– Here are today’s stock prices: (1) Pfizer $48.70 (2) AstraZeneca $59.39 (3) Johnson & Johnson $179.50 (4) BioNTech $348.68 (5) Moderna $382.98.  The reason we present this information is so that the readers can understand WHY the Democrats and their RINO supplicants continue pushing everyone to get the vaccinations and then the boosters and to continue wearing Chi-Com-manufactured masks, possibly forever.  The answer is because politicians invest in these surefire companies because vaccine manufacturers are ineligible to be sued no matter how devastating or onerous the reactions or long-term effects are.  What a money-making scheme.  Dems pick the contracts which get loads of federal tax dollars which them come back to the Dems via campaign donations.  Wow.
  78. 2021 Friday L: Military Suppliers’ Stock Prices (Follow The Money 2) News– Here are today’s stock prices: (1) Raytheon: $84.10 (2) General Dynamics: $197.41 (3) Boeing: $212.72 (4) Lockheed Martin: $357.24 (5) Northrup-Grumman: $363.00.  What we said above applies to national defense stocks, too.  The military-industrial complex in action.
  79. 2021 Friday M: 2020 Election Audit– Republican senate leader in Pennsylvania blocks an audit of the 2020 Election.  Get these people out of office now.   Meanwhile, residents in Wisconsin are demanding an audit of their elections.  Elsewhere, residents of Arizona demand that the state’s Senate release all information on the 2020 Election audit.
  80. 2021 Friday N: President Donald J. Trump News– Saturday night in Alabama, President Donald J. Trump will be holding a massive America First rally.  Tens of thousands expected to attend.  Speaking of the commander-in-chief, President Trump accuses regime leader Joe Biden of ‘unforgivable dereliction of duty.’
  81. 2021 Friday O: Joe Biden News I– Joe Biden was close to an hour late today to give a ‘briefing’ on the disaster in Afghanistan.  Next, a new report suggests that Joe Biden is praying for ‘limited fallout from the Afghan debacle.’  Another report suggests that mentally incompetent Joe Biden will be headed off to Delaware either tonight or tomorrow morning.  The Antitrump requires his “Manchurian Candidate”-style tune-up so he can appear somewhat coherent.  At his incoherent briefing today, regime leader Joe Biden said the “U.S. will maintain laser focus on terrorists.”  Sure, Joe, whatever you say.  Terrorists are pouring across the U.S.-Mexico border as we speak.  Speaking of Joe, he says there ‘is greater danger from ISIS than from the Taliban.’  Joe also promises to bring home every American in Afghanistan who wants to come home.  He just does not know who all is there seeking exit out of the country.
  82. 2021 Friday P: Joe Biden Regime News I– U.S. State Department spokesperson Ned Price continues taking heat over his lack of preparedness and lack of transparency at State Department briefings.  The dimwit can hardly answer what he had for breakfast much less speak coherently about the regime’s disaster in Afghanistan.  Like every other face of the regime, the loser is nothing more than an empty suit.  Next, the U.S. Department of Justice is seeking to overturn the conviction of Taliban traitor Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl so they can clear him of all charges.  The DOJ is also seeking to get rid of the ‘public charge’ rule enacted by the Trump administration that prohibited illegal aliens from gaining entry into the U.S. if the country would have to support them.  Good.  Just what we need, Joe- more deadbeats. 
  83. 2021 Friday Q: Political News I– A new poll from the Trafalgar Group and the Convention of States Action says that a large majority of the American people are appalled by Joe Biden’s handling of the Afghan withdrawal.  Speaking of the disaster, even Democrats are calling for hearings on Joe Biden’s messy withdrawal from the forlorn country.  Another poll released yesterday by the Morning Consult Poll says that a plurality of Americans blames Joe Biden for the disaster unfolding across the Central Asian nation and not President Donald J. Trump.  Another poll falling atop these others says that ‘less than 40-percent of the American people believe slobbering Joe Biden is running the country. 
  84. 2021 Friday R: Political News II– Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-GA 14th congressional district, says she is preparing to launch articles of impeachment against Joe Biden.  (Note- better include them for “Kooky Kamala” Harris, too).  Meanwhile, Rep. Brian Babin, R-TX 36th congressional district, agrees with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that the ‘mess’ in Afganistan was easily ‘preventable.’ Rep. Adam Smith, DS-WA 9th congressional district, says Joe Biden’s ‘chaos remarks don’t add up.’  (Note- look for the 25th Amendment coming soon.  Poor Joe).  Elsewhere, old video from 2014 has bubbled up once again in which, Senator John McCain, RINO-AZ, says that Anthony Blinken is a ‘danger to the United States.’
  85. 2021 Friday S: Political News III– Dr. Alan Dershowitz says that ‘defending President Donald J. Trump cost him his friendship with far-left Larry David.’  It’s his loss, Dr. Dershowitz.  In other news, freshman Senator Mark Kelly, DS-AZ, is facing scrutiny for failing to disclose investments in a Chi-Com technology company ahead of last year’s elections.  Uh-oh.  In other political news, “Kooky Kamala” Harris is coming to the Golden State to campaign for a fellow loser, Governor Gavin “The Nazi” Newsom ahead of the recall election on September 14, 2021.  We Californians are looking forward to that.
  86. 2021 Friday T: Political News IV– Now that AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka is with the angels (or…), the AFL-CIO Has elected its most diverse leadership in the history of the organization.  Liz Schuler becomes the first female president while two black gentlemen take the numbers two and three spots: Tefere Gebre becomes executive vice president and Fred Redmond becomes secretary-treasurer.  Let us hope they are NOT mob-connected.   In other news, Tucker Carlson reported that Infowars host Owen Shroyer is facing time in the D.C. slammer all because he stood on the steps of the U.S. Capitol but did not go in on January 06, 2021.  Tucker reports that the real reason he is facing trouble is because he said nasty things about Rep. Jerrold “Doughnut-Gobbling” Nadler, DS-NY 10th congressional district, sometime last year.  IF that is all it takes, we’re all going to the gulags.
  87. 2021 Friday U: U.S. Supreme Court News I– The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear a concealed carry gun Second Amendment case next month; one the Biden regime hopes will allow them to strip Americans of the rights to carry legally owned firearms concealed with a permit.  We hope the court will rule favorably for Americans’ Constitutional rights.
  88. 2021 Friday V: Miscellaneous News I– Yesterday, a refugee boat off the Canary Islands capsized with 37 refugees missing in the roiling waters. 
  89. 2021 Friday W: Business News– General Motors is recalling 73,000 Bolt EVs for problems at a cost of $1 billion.
  90. 2021 Friday X: Crime and Punishment News-Law Enforcement News I– Yesterday, a NYPD officer leapt onto the subway tracks to rescue a man who had fallen atop them.  Elsewhere, police in Miami-Dade County in Florida close a cold case going back quite a few years.  Police arrested the murderer of University of Miami football star Bryan Pata, Rashaun Jones.  Jones shot Pata to death in the parking lot of his apartment building and from there, the case went cold.   Next, four police officers suffered injuries in a shooting in Albuquerque, New Mexico, apprehending a mope.  Meanwhile, much to the shock of House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi, the FBI says there is ‘scant evidence of coordination in the FALSE FLAG operation that occurred on Capitol Hill on January 06, 2021.’  Oi vie, poor Madam Mumbles!  In other news, as violent crime continues to skyrocket in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mayor Jim Kenney rejected ALL calls to call in the National Guard to combat the violent hoodlums running amok in the streets.
  91. 2021 Friday Y: Crime and Punishment News-Law Enforcement News II– Capitol Hill Police Officer Lt. Michael Leroy Byrd[xx] is breathing easier this evening as he has been exonerated from all possible charges for the shooting death of U.S. Air Force veteran and patriot Ashli Babbitt.  (Note- everyone knows “Mumbles” Pelosi had him cleared).  Meanwhile, the new FALSE FLAG operation, the so-called bomber outside the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., yesterday, Floyd Ray Roseberry, has been charged with a variety of crimes.
  92. 2021 Friday Z: Big Tech News– Yesterday, the Federal Trade Commission filed a new monopoly lawsuit against Facebook.  Speaking of Facebook, they have now unveiled their new ‘virtual workplace’ app complete with avatars.  What a load of crap.   Meanwhile, the Anti-Defamation League is urging Twitter to ban the Taliban leaders from its site.  President Trump is still banned from the platform, but all the Anti-Semites and jihadists can say whatever the hell they want.  This is frigging crazy.
  93. 2021 Friday AA: Natural Disasters News– As fires continue raging across northern California, 35,000 people have received evacuation orders to flee from the horrendous Dixie Fire.
  94. 2021 Friday BB: New York State News– A frigging musical based on the life and times of short-time Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo aka the Love Gov aka the Gropin’ Gov, is slated for Off-Broadway production.  Speaking of “Killer” Cuomo, moving vans have been seen at the governor’s mansion packing up the soon-to-be-ex-governor’s possessions.
  95. 2021 Friday CC: Moron News I– After the big lug Arnold Schwarzenegger insulted millions of Americans by saying “Screw your freedoms” when it comes to the debate on mask-waring, Australian actor Calum Von Moger who portrayed Arnold in a film about the guy has severed all ties with the former failed California governor over his casual dismissal of concerned Americans.  Good for you.
  96. 2021 Friday DD: Wokeism / Woke / Wokies– The new host of the game show, “Jeopardy!” Mike Richards is stepping down saying he does not want ‘past sexist tweets’ to create problems for the popular show.
  97. 2021 Friday EE: California Lottery Results-Mega-Millions Draw– Here are the results for the Mega-Millions Draw #1687 what with a $256 million jackpot on the line: 41, 43, 51, 57, 70, and Mega 01.  Out of 88,189 winning tickets, the highest winners were two people who had FOUR numbers plus the Mega for a prize of $24,149 apiece.
  98. 2022 Saturday: Friends, many interested observers of the 2022 Mid-Terms are beginning to get frustrated with Senate Republicans.  I mean, why aren’t they out there fighting to help Ron Johnson retain his seat?  Why have they left J.D. Vance, Blake Masters, and Dr. Oz out to pasture?  I mean, I would have voted for Jim Lamon in Arizona because Masters seems to be an odd choice just as someone else might have been better than Dr. Oz.  Still, they are who they are and the money must begin flowing into their coffers now.  It is clear that Senate Minority ‘Leader’ “Cocaine Mitch” McConnell really does not want to win the Senate back if these are to be his new senators because he knows that IF they are, he most likely won’t be re-elected ‘majority leader.’  He is, after all, one of the worst leaders the GOP has ever had much like John Boehner and Paul Ryan were losers in the House.  We need to elect Republicans willing to fight on behalf of the American people, not for the Chi-Coms, the illegal aliens, and the corporations.  How about fighting for us, Mitch?  Let’s fight to neuter Joe Biden ASAP.  We still have 81 days so let’s put them to effective use.  Just dreaming, I guess.  Like I said yesterday, we must consign ourselves to the new global power structure- it’s better to be with them than against them.  Chef Gervais Krinkelmeier.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0928 a 20” x 24” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Yucca Evening.”  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.

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“Pet Sounds” came out on May 16, 1966 and was the commercial pinnacle of the Beach Boys.  No longer touring with his brothers, cousin, and friends, Brian was in the studio with session musicians and lyricists and created perhaps one of the all-time greatest albums in the annals of modern, popular music.  From start to finish, the album was a tapestry of musical influences, stories, feelings, and emotions all interwoven with one another.  When the Beatles heard this album, it is reported that they were awed at what they had to compete.  Of course, they would be working on “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.”  The tunes include nothing but memorable hits such as “Wouldn’t It be Nice,” “You Still Believe in Me,” “Don’t Talk (Put Your Head on my Shoulder),” “Sloop John B,” “God Only Knows,” and “Caroline, No.”  We hope you will seek this album out and make it a part of your daily musical rotation because it will indeed grow upon- not only your ears- but your heart, mind and soul.  Today’s rendition is the “Pet Sounds 50th Anniversary Album,” an album that came out on March 23, 2016.  Check it out now- you will be glad you did.  Enjoy.

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[i] We presented the music of the Flying Burrito Brothers beginning Sunday, 23-February-2014 and concluded our presentation on Thursday, 06-March-2014.

[ii] Perhaps one day we will promote the music of the Seeds, the Electric Prunes, and the Amboy Dukes.  We should have done these bands around the same time we did the Strawberry Alarm Clock.

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

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

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

[vi] We promoted the music of Led Zeppelin- among other numerous interconnected bands beginning with the Yardbirds on Wednesday, 02-July-2014 through vocalist Paul Rodgers of both Free and Bad Company on Sunday, 19-October-2014.  We definitely hope you will check them all out.

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

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

[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] We believe Officer Byrd is a man who has ‘misplaced’ her service arm on at least two occasions.  We suspect- and this is speculation- that Nancy Pelosi OWNS him because of this and that he was told on January 6, 2021, to SHOOT someone and Ms. Babbitt was the one who took the bullet.  In our eyes, IF he is indeed the officer who shot an unarmed woman who did not threaten him, he will forever be a murderer. 

197. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2022

1942 Thursday: During World War II, French police in league with the Gestapo arrest 13,152 Jews throughout Paris and hold them in the Winter Velodrome. It was part of an agreement between Pierre Laval and the Nazis. Germany had agreed to not deport French Jews if France arrested foreign Jews.

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197. TODAY IN HISTORY—SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2022:

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Samuel Freeman Miller and John Paul Stevens; U.S. Attorney General Henry Stanbery; (Acting) U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburg; U.S. Secretary of State George P. Schultz; British Lions featuring Ray Major, Deep Purple featuring Jon Lord, Johnny Winter, Loggins and Messina, and the Police featuring Stewart Copeland:

  1. 622 Tuesday: The Era of Islam begins as Muhammad flees from Mecca to Medina, having been thrown out for promoting belief in Allah when the folks living in that fabled city were polytheists.  They did not want a singular god, they wanted to worship the many as they always had but Muhammad condemned them for their beliefs, thus they wanted to KILL the so-called ‘prophet.’   
  2. 1099 Sunday: The Crusaders herd the Jews of Jerusalem into a synagogue and set it afire.
  3. 1216 Saturday: The reign of the 176th Roman Catholic Pope Innocent III ends on this date.  He first picked up his Holy Cross on January 08, 1198, and over the subsequent 18 years and 190 days guided the faithful on its quest to commune with Jesus Christ for all eternity.
  4. 1429 Thursday: Joan of Arc leads the French army in the Battle of Orleans.
  5. 1548 Friday: Spanish Conquistadors found the city of La Paz, Bolivia.
  6. 1683 Friday: Ottoman Empire troops under the control of Kara Mustafa attack the Austrian city of Vienna.  
  7. 1790 Friday: A site along the Potomac River was designated the permanent seat of the government of the United States and came to be known as Washington, D.C.
  8. 1791 Saturday: Until he agreed to ratify the new constitution of France, the revolutionaries in control of the country suspended King Louis XVI from his post as king.
  9. 1845 Wednesday: The New York Yacht Club hosts the first American boating regatta.
  10. 1861 Tuesday: The first major battle of the Civil War—the Battle of Bull Run—takes place with a Confederate victory.  Civilians made picnic lunches (oh, wait- ‘picnics’ are supposedly now ‘racist’ like numerous other things in our devolving society) and watched the battle unfold before them.  No one expected to see what they saw: intense bloodshed.
  11. 1862 Wednesday: David G. Farragut becomes the first rear admiral in the U.S. Navy.  Meanwhile, the 36th U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Freeman Miller assumed his seat on the nation’s high court.  First a Whig and then a Republican, President Abraham Lincoln nominated his fellow GOP member to fill the seat of Democrat Associate Justice Peter Vivian Daniel.  Miller served from today until October 13, 1890.
  12. 1868 Thursday: The 28th U.S. Attorney General Henry Stanbery left office on this date.  First a Whig and then a Republican, he served under President Andrew Johnson from July 23, 1866, until today.
  13. 1875 Friday: The people of France finalized their new constitution on this date.
  14. 1911 Sunday: Actress-dancer Ginger Rogers was born Virginia Katherine McMath in Independence, Mo., on this date.
  15. 1912 Tuesday: In New York, members of the Lennox Avenue Gang gunned down gambler Herman Rosenthal, who was set to testify before a grand jury about police corruption.  Meanwhile, Bradley A. Fiske patents the airplane-launched torpedo.
  16. 1926 Friday: The first underwater color photographs appear in National Geographic magazine.  Photographers took the photos in the Florida Keys.
  17. 1927 Saturday: Augusto Sandino begins a five-year war against the U.S. occupation troops in Nicaragua.
  18. 1932 Saturday: Future acting U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburg is born on this date in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  A future Republican, he would serve under President Gerald R. Ford from January 20, 1977, to January 26, 1977.  He would serve his country again as the 76th U.S. attorney general.  In this capacity, he would serve under President Ronald Reagan from August 12, 1985, to August 15, 1991.
  19. 1935 Tuesday: Oklahoma City becomes the first city in the United States to install parking meters.
  20. 1940 Tuesday: Adolf Hitler orders the preparations to begin on the invasion of England, known as Operation Sea Lion.  Had the Germans been able to launch the invasion immediately, the British might have been overwhelmed.  The Germans, however, had to gain control of both the air and English Channel first which they could not.  
  21. 1942 Thursday: During World War II, French police in league with the Gestapo arrest 13,152 Jews throughout Paris and hold them in the Winter Velodrome.  It was part of an agreement between Pierre Laval and the Nazis.  Germany had agreed to not deport French Jews if France arrested foreign Jews.   
  22. 1944 Sunday: On the Eastern Front, Soviet troops occupy Vilna, Lithuania, in their drive towards Nazi Germany.  Casualties are fierce as German troops put up a massive defense but have to pull out in the face of overwhelming Soviet forces. 
  23. 1945 Monday: In the deserts of Alamogordo, New Mexico, the United States government exploded its first atomic bomb.  Within hours of the detonation, the U.S. heavy cruiser USS Indianapolis leaves San Francisco with the components for the first atomic bomb the Allies will use against Japan on board.
  24. 1949 Saturday: Ray Major, future guitarist with the British band, the British Lions[i], was born on this date.
  25. 1950 Sunday: The largest crowd in sporting history—199,854—watched Uruguay defeat Brazil in the World Cup soccer finals in Rio de Janeiro.   
  26. 1951 Monday: J.D. Salinger’s novel, “Catcher in the Rye,” was first published by Little, Brown, and Company.
  27. 1952 Wednesday: Future rock drummer with the British band, the Police—Stewart Copeland—is born in Alexandria, Virginia, on this date.
  28. 1957 Tuesday: Marine Major John Glenn set a transcontinental speed record when he flew a jet from California to New York in 3 hours, 23 minutes, and 8 seconds.
  29. 1964 Thursday: Accepting the Republican nomination for president in San Francisco, California, Barry Goldwater proclaims, “extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice” and that “moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.”  Elsewhere, the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives unanimously granted Little League Baseball Incorporated a federal charter on this date.
  30. 1969 Thursday: Blasting off from Cape Kennedy on the first manned mission to the surface of the moon, Apollo 11 headed for space.
  31. 1971 Friday: Generalissimo Francisco Franco, undisputed ruler of Spain since before World War II and only surviving fascist leader of the era, appoints heir to the Spanish throne, future King Juan Carlos, his deputy.
  32. 1973 Monday: During the Senate Watergate hearings, former White House aide Alexander P. Butterfield publicly revealed the evidence of President Richard M. Nixon’s secret taping system.
  33. 1976 Thursday: After six years of performing together, the rock duo of Loggins and Messina[ii] breaks up and goes their separate ways.
  34. 1979 Monday: Saddam Hussein became the president of Iraq after forcing Hasan al-Bakr to resign.    
  35. 1980 Wednesday: At the Republican National Convention in Detroit, the GOP nominates Governor Ronald Reagan for its presidential candidate.
  36. 1981 Thursday: After 23 years with the name Datsun, executives of Nissan changed the name of their cars to Nissan.
  37. 1982 Monday: The 60th U.S. Secretary of State George P. Schultz assumed his post on this date.  A Republican, he served under President Ronald Reagan from today until January 20, 1989.
  38. 1985 Tuesday: The first television program broadcast in stereo on a TV network occurred on this date- The All-Star Game on NBC-TV.
  39. 1990 Monday: The Ukraine declares its independence from the Soviet Union.
  40. 1994 Saturday: Anna Nicole Smith—a 26-year-old gold-digging slut—marries 89-year-old billionaire, J. Howard Marshall II, much to the horror of his family.
  41. 1999 Friday: John F. Kennedy Jr., his wife, Carolyn, and her sister Lauren Bessette, died when their single-engine plane piloted by Kennedy, plunged into the Atlantic Ocean near Martha’s Vineyard, Mass.
  42. 2002 Tuesday: The Irish Republican Army issued an unprecedented apology for the deaths of “noncombatants” over 30 years of violence in Northern Ireland.
  43. 2004 Friday: Convicted on a process crime of lying to the FBI about a stock sale, TV icon Martha Stewart received a sentence of five months in prison and five months of home confinement from a federal judge.  What a waste of time. 
  44. 2005 Saturday: “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” by J.K. Rowling, the sixth book in the Harry Potter series, hit bookstore shelves on this date, selling 6.9 million copies on the first day.
  45. 2008 Wednesday: Florida resident Casey Anthony, whose 2-year-old daughter Caylee, had been missing a month, was arrested on suspicion of child neglect, making false official statements, and obstructing a criminal investigation.  Later, a jury acquitted Anthony on charges she murdered her daughter whose skeletal remains were uncovered in December 2008; however, she was convicted of lying to the cops.
  46. 2009 Thursday: The Icelandic Parliament votes to join the European Union.  Elsewhere, in Chicago, Sears Tower was renamed Willis Tower.
  47. 2010 Friday: U.S.-born Muslim Cleric Anwar al-Awlaki is placed upon the U.S. terror blacklist.
  48. 2011 Saturday: The funeral for the final heir to the throne of the Austro-Hungary Empire, Otto von Hapsburg, takes place in Vienna, Austria and is attended by reigning monarchs and the political elite.
  49. 2012 Monday: Jon Lord, the founding member and keyboardist of the English band, Deep Purple[iii], dies at age 71 in London, England, after suffering a pulmonary embolism.   He also played with Whitesnake from 1978-1984.
  50. 2013 Tuesday: In Greece, new austerity measures prompt the unions to call for a general strike.  Meanwhile, far left Democratic-Socialist Senator Ed Markey enters the U.S. Senate on this date representing the state of Massachusetts.
  51. 2014 Wednesday:  The U.S. adds new sanctions against Russia, prohibiting certain Russian international businesses from accessing U.S. capital markets; the move extends previous sanctions targeting specific individuals and their companies.  Elsewhere in Zurich, Switzerland, famed rock-and-roll Texas guitarist, Johnny Winter[iv], died in his hotel room from a combination of emphysema and pneumonia.
  52. 2015 Thursday: According to Brainy History, “Game of Thrones” leads Emmy Award drama nominations with 24, giving network HBO the lead with 124 nominations overall; ABC ranks second with 42 total nominations for this year’s awards, to be held in September. 
  53. 2016 Saturday: GOP presidential nominee Donald J. Trump announces former Rep. and current Indian Governor Mike Pence as his running mate.
  54. 2017 Sunday: The British Broadcasting Corporation- the BBC- announces that actress Jodie Whittaker will be its first ever female Dr. Who. 
  55. 2018 Monday:  Following  the Helsinki summit between President Donald J. Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump appears to accept the word of the Russian thug over that of U.S. intelligence officers and officials that Putin did not interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. [v]. Meanwhile, scientists at the Carnegie Institute of Science announce the discovery of yet a dozen more moons encircling the Solar System’s greatest planet, Jupiter, bringing the number to 79 satellites orbiting the gas giant.
  56. 2019 Tuesday: Former 101st Supreme Court of the United States of America Associate Justice John Paul Stevens died in Ft. Lauderdale, Fl., at the age of 99.  Having suffered a stroke the day before, its complications killed him today.  President Gerald R. Ford nominated Stevens- a Republican (who turned into a hardcore liberal) to fill the seat of Democrat Associate Justice William O. Douglas.  Stevens served from December 17, 1975, to June 29, 2010.  
  57. 2020 Thursday: Covid-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– The Xi Jinping Bat Flu continues causing problems around the world and in the United States.  Here are the statistics for the planet as a whole: 13,654,445 confirmed cases, +272,425, 586,174, +6,136 confirmed deaths, and 7,622,505 confirmed recoveries, +177,206.  Next, here are the stats for the United States, the intended target of the Chinese-engineered Wuhan Virus pandemic: 3,533,905 confirmed cases, +50,000, 138,538 confirmed deaths, and 1,026,816 confirmed recoveries. 
  58. 2020 Thursday 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: 356,178 confirmed cases, 7,345 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 1,292 confirmed cases, 22 confirmed deaths, and 951 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for leftist-Marxist-socialist hellhole of Washington: 43,046 confirmed cases, 1,421 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.
  59. 2020 Thursday B: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals- Here are the stats for today’s Stock Market closes: first the DOW Jones Industrial Average, 26,734.71, DOWN 135.39 points (0.50%).  Next, here are the stats for the NASDAQ:  10,473.83, DOWN 76.66 points (0.73%).  Finally, here are the numbers for the S&P 500: 3,215.57, DOWN 10.99 points (0.34%).  Price of GOLD: $1,797.30 per troy oz., -3.00 (-0.17%).  Here is the price of SILVER: $19.52 per troy oz., -0.053 (-0.27%).  Price of PLATINUM: $834.70 per troy oz., -2.30 (-0.27%).  Here is the price of COPPER: $2.89 per #, -0.007 (-0.24%).   Price of Light Sweet Crude Oil per barrel: $40.73, -0.02 (-0.05%).
  60. 2020 Thursday C: Today is the 49th straight day of rioting and protests in the city of Portland, Oregon.  Mayor Ted Wheeler, Democrat, says federal law enforcement is responsible for the rioting when in truth, it’s the ambivalence of the mayor and his city council that bears full responsibility for the mayhem occurring in the streets of that once beautiful city.  It is high time President Donald J. Trump send in the troops and bring this out-of-control hellhole back into order.  Arrest the mayor, mow down the Antifa thugs.  Bring sanity back NOW!  Meanwhile, national polling averages give “Pro-China Joe” Biden a 14-point lead over President Donald J. Trump.  According to Democrats, Trump is ‘toast’ and might as well resign and go home NOW.
  61. 2020 Thursday D: Attorney-General William “Bill” Barr warns that not only is communist China- the ersatz Maoist nation- but Russia and possibly Kung Flu-devastated Iran are seeking to hack into the United States medical research databanks so they can STEAL our research into a vaccine for the COVID-19, aka Chinese Virus, aka Wuhan Virus, aka Coronavirus, aka Kung Flu, aka Xi Jinping Bat Flu so they can get a vaccine out first.  Folks, if one of these S-hole countries produces a vaccine, don’t take it, it will be like every other ‘medicine’ coming out of the PRC- full of wallboard, toxins, and other harmful-to-human beings’ products.  Made in the USA ONLY!
  62. 2021 Friday: Covid-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole– 190,257,296 confirmed cases, +549,956, 4,091,251 confirmed deaths, +8,248 and 173,471,507 confirmed recoveries, +326,292.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 34,925,998 confirmed cases, UP 79,390 from yesterday’s reporting, 624,600 confirmed deaths, UP 386, [vi] and 29,357,718 confirmed recoveries, UP 15,805.  We genuinely welcome COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them. [vii]  
  63. 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 306,240 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 97,838 deaths- we brought this number up to date- Joe is going to hit the mark very soon now…  
  64. 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: 3,854,339 confirmed cases, 64,085 confirmed deaths, and 2,080,586 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,443,671 confirmed cases, 38,356 confirmed deaths, and 2,258,458 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 38,966 confirmed cases, 523 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 461,534 confirmed cases, 6,095 confirmed deaths, and 228,379 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Diamond Princess Ship: they have 46 confirmed cases, 0 confirmed deaths, and 46 confirmed recoveries. [viii]    
  65. 2021 Friday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 850,104 confirmed cases, 6,444 confirmed deaths, and 837,394 confirmed recoveries.   Let’s look at one other country- Burkina Faso, 150th country on the list: 13,532 cases of the virus, 169 confirmed deaths and 13,339 confirmed recoveries. [ix]     
  66. 2021 Friday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,687.85, DOWN 299.17 points (-0.86%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,427.24, DOWN 115.90 points (-0.86%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,327.16, DOWN 32.87 points (-0.75%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $71.45 per barrel, -0.36 (-0.50%).  The price of GOLD is $1,812.50 per troy oz., -2.50 (-0.14%) while the price of SILVER is $25.70 per troy ounce, -0.10 (-0.37%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,101.10 per troy oz, -7.40 (-0.67%) while the price of COPPER is $4.31 per pound, -0.02 (-0.39%).[x]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,630.91 per troy oz, -100.16 (-3.67%). [xi] The price of RHODIUM is $19,700.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (+0.00%). The price of NEODYMIUM is $665,000.00 per troy oz., +10,000.00 (+1.53%).  The price of ALUMINUM is $2,487.75 per troy oz., -22.75 (-0.91%). [xii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000032.  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 19.88.     In Bolivar Soberano, one greenback equals 3,539,413.14 and in Bosnian Convertible Marka, an American greenback equals 1.66 and in Botswana Pula, one dollar equals 10.96 of theirs. [xiii]        
  67. 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 over $4.319 per gallon, $2.998 in Florida, $4.075 in Hawaii, and $3.838 in Washington state. [xiv]    Let’s look at one other location- Northern Marianas: $4.219.  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- Cameroun: $4.308 per U.S. Gallon.[xv]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,529,753,408,327 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping 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 Hong Kong, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Cayman Islands with $223 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.
  68. 2021 Friday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe I– Folks, by our count, today is Day No. 115 for the exalted ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris, aka ‘Willie Brown’s Mattress,’ aka the gibbering jackal, aka the screeching screwball, aka the least popular female politician in the country to be in charge of the U.S.-Mexico border.  It is also Day No. 21 since her one and only visit to the border and since then, she has been seen nowhere near the border.  Meanwhile, the United States is preparing for yet another tidal wave of illegal aliens along the southern border.  (Note- we hope they are laying in minefields, foo gas pits, anti-personnel and anti-vehicle obstacles as well as seeding the desert with rattlesnakes and the Rio Grande with alligator pups and maybe even piranha fish.  We must stop this invasion using any tools we can to defeat it.  How about snipers taking out the human traffickers?
  69. 2021 Friday G: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe II– Here are the statistics for the illegal alien invasion as presented by One America News: (1) Cost this Day of caring for the illegal alien vermin: $506,215,232.  (2) Cost this year of caring for the invaders: $215,300,784,128.  (3) Estimated number of Illegals who have swamped the country just this year: 2,206,660.  Finally, (4) Total Number of Illegals estimated to be in the U.S. (and remember- this is a conservative estimate): 36,206,660.  (Note- since the blog began back in 2009, back then, we estimated the number of illegals to have been around 35-50 million whereas in 2021, we estimate the numbers at or around 75-100 million.  How many of these lowlifes, bottom-feeding riffraff do we have to allow to invade our country and suck its resources dry?).  Rep. Jason Smith, R-MO 8th congressional district, calls for a legal response against the FREEZE on border wall funds.  Amen.   Finally, a federal judge threw out DACA meaning the DREAMERS can be scooped up, locked up, and deported as soon transport becomes available.
  70. 2021 Friday H: Foreign News / Overseas News I– The U.S. is slapping new sanctions atop the howling Chi-Coms over their crackdown on the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong.  Next, Kim Jong Un waddled to the microphones and said that the people of North Korea are joining their Chi-Com, Russian, and Iranian brethren and will stand with the communist government in Havana as it oppresses its people.  In other foreign and overseas news, the investigation into the assassination of Haiti’s President Jovenel Moise has given us one hard fact: apparently ex-Colombian military personnel are in high demand around the world as mercenaries.
  71. 2021 Friday I: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information I– Former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams says, ‘avoiding vaccinations and masks is much more dangerous with the Delta variant running amok.’  Uh, okay.  Meanwhile, current U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy says that ‘misinformation is slowing the rollout of the Xi Jinping Bat Flu vaccinations.’  Oh, wah, wah, wah.  Those who want them can get them and those who don’t won’t.   Speaking of the Chi-Vi, New York Yankees baseball star Aaron Judge tests positive for the ‘VID.  Elsewhere, Joe Biden said today that SOCIAL MEDIA is ‘killing people via the spread of misinformation’ regarding the vaccines.  Not to be outdone, Centers for Disease Control Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky says, ‘beware the pandemic of the unvaccinated.’
  72. 2021 Friday J: Political News I– Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo are set to speak at an event in Iowa this weekend.  Next, Governor Chris Sununu, R-NH, appears as though he will launch a U.S. Senate bid what with his slamming of Senator Maggie Hassan, DS-NH, who should be voted out of office.  Governor Sununu says that Senator Hassan has gone to Washington, D.C., and has forgotten about her voters at home.   Meanwhile, former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows says that the infrastructure talks ‘will fall apart’ and that ‘they need to.’
  73. 2021 Friday K: Political News II– Comedian Bill Burr blasts the fake news media for its obsessive Trump coverage.  Next, a Fairfax County, Virginia NAACP vice president and PTA official Michelle Leete says that critics of ‘Criminal Race Theory’ should just die.  Here is what she said: “Let’s deny this off-key band of people that are anti-education, anti-teacher, anti-equity, anti-history, anti-racial … anti-opportunities, anti-help people, anti-diversity, [inaudible], anti-science, anti-change agent, anti-social justice, anti-health care, anti-worker, anti-LGBTQ+, anti-children, anti-health care, anti-worker, anti-environment, anti-admissions policy change, anti-inclusion, anti-live and let live – let them die!”  All of the young tatted-up millennials hooted and cheered following the conclusion of this moron’s statement.  People such as she and they need to have their heads ‘set straight.’
  74. 2021 Friday L: Miscellaneous News I– The Michigan state Senate has passed a bill stripping emergency power from out-of-control Governor “Gravel Gertie” Gretchen Whitmer cannot veto.  About flipping time.  Next, “America’s Governor” Rudy Giuliani says that ONLY Mayor Bill “Bag O’ Fries” Di Blasio can be blamed for rising crime and prostitution in the Big Apple.’  Meanwhile, a GOP group of senators is demanding an infrastructure bill sans the $3.6 trillion price tag the loony tunes Democrats are demanding.
  75. 2021 Friday M: California Lottery Results / Mega-Millions Draw– Tonight, we have Draw #1677 with a $117 million on the line.   Here are the numbers: 24, 25, 47, 52, 57, and Mega 24.  Out of 57,742 winning tickets in the Golden State, the highest winner was ONE person who had FOUR numbers plus the Mega for a prize of $31,999.
  76. 2021 Friday N: Folks, stick around to see if Joe Biden is going to help the Cuban people in their bid for freedom or if he is going to continue down the path of oppressing the American people?  Obviously, he won’t provide aid to the Cuban people while here at home, COVID-19 oppression is the rule of the day.
  77. 2022 Saturday:  Let’s see what happens today.

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0893 a 12” x 16” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Palo Verde Blossoms.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com, or at the blog’s Facebook page.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclees, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  Beverly has been painting for more than 60 years and known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her work.  It is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor!  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there IMMEDIATELY!  Thank you, the American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day.

ALBUM OF THE DAY AT THE AICPENDBLOG.COM:

When a group is as legendary and long-lived as are the Beach Boys, EVERYONE and their brother gets into the act releasing compilation albums.  Thus, we have “I Love You,” released on June 17, 1999, and which contains 20 golden oldies, all concerning love relations between girls and boys as back in the day, the homos kept their business quiet and out of sight.  Released to appear in department stores, gas stations, and second-hand shops, one could pick up a load of tunes for low, low cost, many times in cassette tape form for playing in one’s car’s tape decks and Walkman devices.  We hope you will seek this one out and make it a part of your listening pleasure.  We think you will be glad that you did.

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[i] We promoted the music of Spooky Tooth, Mott the Hoople, Mott, the British Lions, and Widowmaker- among other interconnected bands beginning on Friday, 25-April-2014 through Tuesday, 01-July-2014.  We hope you will check out this collection of great rock music.  Even the worst albums among them beats the crap out of any bull crap music one hears today.

[ii] Not sure when or if we will ever do the music of Loggins and Messina or of each member but if we are still here in 20 years, we most likely will.

[iii] 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.

[iv] We hope to celebrate the music of Johnny Winter and his brother, Edgar, at some point in the next two decades. 

[v] It is important to note that Deep State intelligence officials have been spinning all manner of tales as to Trump and the Russians to the point that everyone is confused, especially if they are inattentive.  As we found out in 2019 when the ‘investigation into Trump-Russian collusion’ led by former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller ended, there was never anything to the story, yet people still believe that Trump colluded with the Russians to beat Hillary
Clinton.  Ask yourselves this: WHO would the Russians have wanted in the White House?  Hillary Clinton or Donald J. Trump?  Truthfully?  The answer is simple.  You know it in your heart.

[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.

164. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2022

2021 Sunday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe- By our count, today is Day No. 83 for the so-called ‘Border Czar,’ the ‘Cackling Jackal,’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be in this extremely important job and doing nothing except sitting at home watching Heckyll and Jeckyll cartoons. Speaking of “Kooky,” former Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Chad Wolf told Newsmax that the ‘vice president’ has no excuse for not rushing down to the border NOW.

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DAYS UNTIL ELECTION DAY 2022: 163

164. TODAY IN HISTORY—MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2022:

Bunker Hill Day (Massachusetts)

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Tom C. Clark; U.S. Attorney Tom C. Clark;  the Toronto Raptors v. the Golden State Warriors; WBA Heavyweight Champion Mike “Hercules” Weaver; the Mothers of Invention featuring Frank Zappa, the Rolling Stones featuring Mick Taylor, Savoy Brown featuring Bob Hall, and Smokey Robinson and the Miracles featuring Marvin Tarplin:

  1. 1373 Sunday: The oldest treaty in the world still in existence—the Anglo-Portuguese Treaty—was signed in London, England, on this date.
  2. 1774 Monday: Rhode Island becomes the first state to prohibit the importation of slaves.
  3. 1792 Wednesday: French King Louis XVI fires his entire Parliament.
  4. 1842 Monday: Queen Victoria became the first British monarch to ride on a train, traveling from Slough Railway Station to Paddington in 25 minutes.
  5. 1865 Tuesday: President Andrew Johnson orders the reconstruction of the former Confederacy.
  6. 1866 Wednesday: The U.S. House of Representatives passes the 14th Amendment, dealing with civil rights.  It underwent ratification on July 09, 1868.  Lawmakers designed the amendment to grant citizenship to and to protect the civil liberties of recently freed slaves.  It accomplished this by prohibiting states from denying or abridging the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States, depriving any person of his or her life, liberty, or property without due process of law, denying to any person within their jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws.
  7. 1878 Thursday: At the Congress of Berlin, the European Powers meet to divide Africa between them.
  8. 1886 Sunday: King Ludwig II of Bavaria drowned in Lake Starnberg.
  9. 1888 Wednesday: Congress creates the U.S. Department of Labor.
  10. 1900 Wednesday: In Beijing, China, the Boxer Rebellion commences, targeting foreigners and Christians and leading to a European intervention.
  11. 1912 Thursday: In Jefferson, Mississippi, Captain Albert Berry made the first successful parachute jump from out of an airplane.
  12. 1920 Sunday: The U.S. Post Office Department ruled that one could not send children via parcel post—who in God’s Holy Name would do something as crazy as this?
  13. 1922 Tuesday: A sad soul named Charles Osborne commenced the longest recorded bout of hiccups, hiccupping more than 435 million times (who the hell counted them?) before the bout concluded; however, he died in 1991, 11 months after the bout finally ended.  Poor man!
  14. 1927 Monday: New York City honored aviation hero Charles Lindbergh with a ticker-tape parade in New York City.
  15. 1930 Friday: The first nudist colony opens for business.
  16. 1933 Tuesday: Germany establishes the Gestapo the state secret police on this date.
  17. 1935 Thursday: James Braddock claimed the title of world heavyweight boxing champion from Max Bauer in a 15-round fight in Long Island City, New York.
  18. 1937 Sunday: Eleanor Norton Holmes, the Rep. from the District of Columbia, was born on this date in history.
  19. 1940 Thursday: Ahead of the German advance, the people and government of Paris flee the city seeking refuge either abroad or in the south of France.
  20. 1941 Friday: In Atlanta, Georgia, future vocalist with Smokey Robinson and the Miracles- Marvin Tarplin- is born.  Marvin would be a Miracle until his death at age 70 in Las Vegas in 2011.  God rest your soul, Marvin.
  21. 1942 Saturday: The first of two four-man Nazi sabotage teams arrived in the United States during World War II.  However, after one of the saboteurs went to U.S. authorities, law enforcement arrested eight of them and eventually, six went to the gallows.  Elsewhere in the country, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt created the Office of Strategic Services and the Office of War Information on this date.  Meanwhile, Bob Hall, the keyboardist with the British blues-rock band, Savoy Brown[i], was born in West Byfleet, Surrey, England.
  22. 1944 Tuesday: Germany began launching flying-bomb attacks against Great Britain during World War II.  From a site near the Channel coast, the Nazis sent off 10 of its new V-1 buzz bombs, five of which landed in Britain with one of them credited with killing six Londoners.   
  23. 1946 Thursday: The first transcontinental round-trip flight in one day takes place between California and Maryland.
  24. 1951 Wednesday: During the Korean War, UN troops arrive in Pyongyang, North Korea.  Elsewhere, in Gatesville, Texas, future WBA Heavyweight Champion Mike “Hercules” Weaver is born.   He would have 60 pro fights, 41 wins (28 KO), 18 losses, and 1 draw.  On March 31, 1980, he won the WBA heavyweight belt from “Big John” Tate by knockout at 2:15 of the 15th round.  He would lose it to Michael Dokes on December 10, 1982.
  25. 1955 Monday: A Mercedes racing car kills 77 at Le Mans, France.  
  26. 1956 Wednesday: After 72 years of control, Great Britain hands over control of the Suez Canal to Egyptian control.
  27. 1957 Thursday: The Mayflower II, a replica of the ship that brought the Pilgrims to America in 1620, arrived in Plymouth, Massachusetts, after a nearly two-month journey from England.
  28. 1958 Friday: Frank Zappa, one of the founders of the Mothers of Invention[ii], graduates from Antelope Valley High School, in Lancaster, California.
  29. 1966 Monday: The Supreme Court ruled in Miranda v. Arizona that law enforcement had to inform criminal suspects of their constitutional right to consult with an attorney and to remain silent.  
  30. 1967 Tuesday: President Lyndon Baines Johnson nominates Thurgood Marshall to be the first black Supreme Court Justice.
  31. 1969 Friday: Guitarist Mick Taylor leaves John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers[iii] to join the Rolling Stones[iv].
  32. 1971 Sunday: The New York Times began publishing excerpts that Daniel Ellsberg had leaked regarding the Pentagon Papers, a secret study of America’s involvement in Vietnam from 1945 to 1967.
  33. 1973 Wednesday: Steve Garvey, Davey Lopes, Ron Cey, and Bill Russell of the Los Angeles Dodgers play together for the first time, which set a record of staying together as an infield for 8.5-years.
  34. 1977 Monday: The authorities recapture convicted assassin of Martin Luther King, James Earl Ray, after managing to escape for a brief while.  Meanwhile, the 86th Supreme Court of the United States Associate Justice Tom C. Clark, a Democrat, died in New York City on this date.  President Harry S. Truman nominated him to fill the seat of Associate Justice Frank Murphy.  Clark served from 08-19-1949 to 06-12-1967.  Clark also served the nation as its 59th U.S. attorney general.  In this capacity, he served prior to his nomination to the court doing so under President Harry S. Truman from June 27, 1945, to July 26, 1949.
  35. 1979 Wednesday: The Sioux Nation receives $100 million in compensation for the Black Hills, South Dakota.
  36. 1980 Friday: The U.N. Security Council calls for South Africa to free Nelson Mandela.
  37. 1983 Monday: Pioneer 10 becomes the first man-made object to leave the Solar System.
  38. 1987 Saturday: Daniel Buettner, Bret Anderson, Martin Engel, and Anne Knabe complete a cycling journey of 15,266 miles from Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, to Argentina.
  39. 1989 Tuesday: In the 43rd NBA Finals, the Detroit Pistons sweep the Los Angeles Lakers in four games.  Meanwhile, famous rocker Jerry Lee Lewis[v] gets a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.  Congratulations, Jerry!
  40. 1990 Wednesday: New York City welcomes Nelson and Winnie Mandela to their city.
  41. 1994 Monday: A jury in Anchorage, Alaska, blames recklessness by Exxon and Captain Joseph Hazelwood for the Exxon Valdez disaster, allowing victims of the oil spill to seek $15 billion in damages.
  42. 1995 Tuesday:  After beating the Philadelphia Flyers in the Eastern Conference Finals, the New Jersey Devils go to their first NHL Stanley Cup Finals.  They would end up sweeping the Detroit Red Wings in four games.
  43. 1997 Friday: In the 51st NBA Finals, the Chicago Bulls beat the Utah Jazz 4 games to 2.  Elsewhere, jurors in the Oklahoma City bombing trial sentence Timothy McVeigh to death.
  44. 2000 Tuesday: President Kim Dae Jung of South Korea meets Kim Jong-Il, leader of North Korea, for the first ever inter-Korea summit, in the northern capital of Pyongyang.
  45. 2002 Thursday: In the NHL Stanley Cup Finals, the Detroit Red Wings beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4 games to 1.
  46. 2011 Monday: Michelle Bachman announces she will seek the GOP nomination for the presidency of the United States.   Meanwhile, New Zealand is hit by a 6.3-magnitude earthquake.
  47. 2012 Wednesday: Israel announces it will deport the first load of illegal South Sudanese immigrants.  Meanwhile, as Iraq continues trying to battle the ISIS thugs trying to overthrow the country, a series of suicide bombings murder 93 people and wound at least another 300 in variety of cruel ways.  Scumbags.
  48. 2013 Thursday: The U.S. Supreme Court invalidates gene patents held by Myriad Genetics when it rules that isolated human genes are not patentable.  
  49. 2014 Friday: According to Brainy History, explorers discover a water-embedded rock layer deep within the earth, a layer estimated to contain more than 3-times the amount of water in all the oceans on the planet.  The discovery suggests that waters in the oceans seeped from this layer instead of comets and other space debris bringing it here in the long distant past.  Meanwhile, in the NHL Stanley Cup Finals, the Los Angeles Kings win their second cup in franchise history by beating the New York Rangers in Double OT by a final score of 3-2 to win the series 4 games to 1.   
  50. 2017 Tuesday: The Golden State Warriors pummel the Cleveland Cavaliers by a final score of 129-120 to win their second title in three years and their third in franchise history.  Meanwhile, the catatonic body of Otto Warmbier arrives back in the United States from the hell he suffered in North Korea.
  51. 2018 Wednesday: In St. Paul Minnesota, a racoon climbs a 23-story building making him an Internet marvel.   Elsewhere, in an effort to speed up the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, the South Korean government announces it will suspend military drills with the United States.   
  52. 2019 Thursday: In Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals, in Oakland, California, the Toronto Raptors win their first NBA title by defeating the injury-depleted Golden State Warriors by a final score of 114-110.  Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard won the MVP award.   Meanwhile, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo points the finger of blame for attacks on U.S. and other oil tankers in the Persian Gulf squarely on the shoulders of the Islamist Iranians, exactly where it belongs.  Elsewhere, a partisan hack-filled  the U.S. Office of Special Counsel recommends that the Trump administration part ways with senior official Kellyanne Conway over what they claim are ‘repeated violations of the Hatch Act of 1939.’  President Trump tells them to go pound sand.
  53. 2020 Saturday: Atlanta erupts in riots as news continues breaking about how a white police officer shot a black man, Rayshard Brooks, after rousting him from a car in the Wendy’s drive-through and then getting into a fight with him as the officer and another tried to get him to comply with being arrested.  In the struggle the night before, Brooks managed to get one of the cop’s tasers and began to run.  During the brief pursuit, Brooks turned around, pointed the taser at the cop, and was shot dead.  The police chief quit and the officer was fired.  Yet, the city began to riot.  Will it ever end?
  54. 2020 Saturday A: Here are the Wuhan Virus Crisis stats for the day, world first: 7,763,921 confirmed cases, 429,623 confirmed deaths, and 3,682,950 confirmed recoveries.  Meanwhile, here are the Xi Jinping Bat Flu stats for the United States: 2,115,233 confirmed cases, 117,073 confirmed deaths, and 650,207 confirmed recoveries.  In the three states in which, the American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day has chef-bloggers- California, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 145,643 confirmed cases, 4,989 confirmed deaths, but like usual, NO mention of confirmed recoveries.  Politics.  Next, here are the stats for Hawaii: 706 confirmed cases, 17 confirmed deaths, and 627 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, in Washington state (where the socialist paradise of CHAZ is located), here are the stats: 25,538 confirmed cases, 1,213 confirmed deaths, and but no mention of confirmed recoveries like many of the left-wing states; again, it’s about politics.
  55. 2021 Sunday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole: 176,717,055 confirmed cases, +9,444, 3,819,599  confirmed deaths, +16,052 and 160,753,418 confirmed recoveries, +524,531.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 34,321,158 confirmed cases, UP 8,654 from yesterday’s reporting, 615,052 confirmed deaths, UP 71,[vi] and 28,400,132 confirmed recoveries, UP 21,712.  We genuinely appreciate COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them.[vii]  
  56. 2021 Sunday A: Joe Biden to Donald J. Trump Covid-19 Deaths– Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 297,146 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 162,503 deaths  
  57. 2021 Sunday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 3,802,684 confirmed cases, 63,187 (DOWN) confirmed deaths, and 2,064,449 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,346,153 confirmed cases, 37,265 confirmed deaths, and 2,009,593 confirmed recoveries (SAME NUMBERS!).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 37,011 confirmed cases, 506 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 446,411 confirmed cases, 5,858 confirmed deaths, and 219,522 confirmed recoveries (SAME NUMBERS).  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Iowa: they have 403,129 confirmed cases, 6,102 confirmed deaths, and 363,762 confirmed recoveries.[viii]   
  58. 2021 Sunday C: Foreign COVID Stats of the Day– Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 839,666 confirmed cases, 6,430 confirmed deaths, and 833,023 confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s figures).   Let’s look at one other country-  Zimbabwe, 115th country on the list: 39,959 cases of the virus, 1,632 confirmed deaths and 37,044 confirmed recoveries.[ix]     
  59. 2021 Sunday D: FRIDAY’S Stock Market Closes/Precious And Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,479.60, UP 13.36 points (+0.039%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,069.42, UP 49.09 points (+0.35%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,247.44, UP +8.26 points (+0.19%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $70.78 per barrel, -0.13 (-0.18%).  The price of GOLD is $1,879.50 per troy oz., -0.10 (-0.01%) while the price of SILVER is $28.05 per troy ounce, -0.10 (-0.34%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,149.30 per troy oz, -1.80 (-0.16%) while the price of COPPER is $4.55 per pound, +0.01 (+0.32%).[x]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,775.99 per troy oz, -0.32 (-0.01%).[xi] The price of RHODIUM is $22,300.00 per troy oz., +950.00 (+4.45%). The price of NEODYMIUM is $602,500.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (-0.00%). [xii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000026.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.40 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.83 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.87.     In Kuwaiti Dinar, one greenback equals 0.30 and in Kwanza- Angolan, a buck equals 645.53 and in Kyrgyzstani Som, one dollar equals 84.60 of theirs.[xiii]        
  60. 2021 Sunday E: U.S. National Debt and Gasoline Prices in the Four States in which we have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day and NOTE- these prices are sans TAXES- in California, gasoline prices have risen to over $4.226 per gallon, $2.970 in Florida, $3.965 in Hawaii, and $3.617 in Washington state.[xiv]    Let’s look at one other location- Maryland: $2.990.  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- Chad: $3.634 per U.S. Gallon.[xv]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,402,862,179,842 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping TRILLIONS.[xvi]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do which is not good- those two bastards should have been given public lashings.  As for holders of U.S. debt, after Taiwan, the next largest holder of U.S. debt is Hong Kong with $225 billion of U.S. national debt (it is important to note that these numbers vary every day with one nation after another jockeying for position).[xvii]
  61. 2021 Sunday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe– By our count, today is Day No. 83 for the so-called ‘Border Czar,’ the ‘Cackling Jackal,’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris[xviii] to be in this extremely important job and doing nothing except sitting at home watching Heckyll and Jeckyll cartoons.  Speaking of “Kooky,” former Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Chad Wolf told Newsmax that the ‘vice president’ has no excuse for not rushing down to the border NOW.   How much does she get paid per year?   Meanwhile, down in Texas, the Border Patrol announces the seizure of a stash house with more than 100 illegal aliens sitting in chain-link cages.  Next, Lara Trump told Newsmax that ‘residents living along the southern border may have to take security matters into their hands’- precisely what we have been saying for a long time now.  Arm up, go hunting.  Bring in the scalps.[xix]
  62. 2021 Sunday G: Foreign News / Overseas News–  Sadly, a report says that nine coalminers in Columbia died in a mine explosion.  Next, the Israeli Parliament held the vote today to form a new government and it looks like Benjamin Netanyahu is going to be out as prime minister.  He was voted OUT by a vote of 60-59. (Note- as soon as the bombs commence falling, the rockets and missiles come roaring in, and a new Intifada fires up, he’ll be back.  He’s the only one who can save them).  Elsewhere, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro found himself slapped with a fine for NOT wearing a mask.   In other foreign and overseas news, “America’s Mayor” Rudy Giuliani blasts whoever is telling Joe Biden to ‘make nice’ with Iran saying, ‘we can’t cave to the Iranians.’  Speaking of the Iranians, they are saying there’s no way they are going to return to the JCPOA until AFTER their upcoming elections.  Moving on, the G7 leaders say they are going to ‘combat communist China, the Chi-Vi, and climate.’  Boy, we bet everyone feels safe.
  63. 2021 Sunday H: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information– A Chi-Com bigwig came out today and called the ‘Wuhan lab leak theory’ absurd.  Straight from the horse’s mouth.  Speaking of the Chi-Coms, Chi-Com researchers claim to have found Chi-Vi strains genetically similar to the Kung Flu in 24 bats they have been studying.  Moving on, World Health Organization boss (and Chi-Com stooge) Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says that the ‘vaccine need far outstrips the pledge by the G7 nations to make the vaccines available to the developing, aka Third World.’  (Note- they can have ours- give it to them ASAP).  Meanwhile, the G7 is doing some chest-thumping demanding the Chi-Coms explain the origins of the Chi-Vi.
  64. 2021 Sunday I: Joe Biden News– A news report today says that ‘Joe Biden won’t be holding a joint press conference with Russia dictator Vladimir Putin hold their summit on the 16th.’  Of course, no explanation was given but let us give you ours: IF Joe and Vlad held a joint press conference, Vladimir would tear him a new one.  In this case, Joe’s handlers can put the earpiece in his ear and ‘Barack Hussein Obama’ can then speak through Joe’s mouth and say all sorts of garbage about how he put Putin in check.  Watch for it.  (As if this isn’t bad enough, U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken says the summit won’t be a ‘light switch moment’ (whatever that means).  Meanwhile, former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he’s ‘looking for actions, not words from the ‘Putin-Biden summit.’  In other negative news regarding the Manchurian candidate, Grover Norquist told Newsmax TV that drooling ‘Joe is taking Jimmy Carter steps towards inflation.’  Yikes.  (Note- regarding the G7 Summit, President Donald J. Trump slams French President (the effete snob) Emanuel Macron (this guy has mother issues, too) for having ‘welcomed Joe Biden to the club.’  (Don’t worry, President Trump will be back.  Soon).  
  65. 2021 Sunday J: Political News I– The Republican National Committee says that it may not participate in future televised network debates unless drastic changes are not made to the format.  Good for them.  Next, GOP lawmakers reintroduce a bill with which, to club BIG TECH back into line.  Let’s see how that goes.  In other political news, House Speaker Nancy “Mumbles” Pelosi, D-CA 12th congressional district, says she ‘still has not given up hope that Senator Joe Manchin, D-W. VA, will see the light and support her election-stealing H.R. 1 and S. 1 in the U.S. Senate.’  Elsewhere, Democrats are upset because U.S. Attorney General Merrick “The Mole” Garland will continue to use DOJ lawyers to defend President Trump from ‘rape allegations’ lodged against him while he was president.  Yikes.  Poor Democrats.  For the meantime, Rep. Mike McCaul, R-TX 10th congressional district, says ‘it’s time we start hitting back at the Russkies for their cyberattacks on us.’  Amen.
  66. 2021 Sunday K: Political News II– The ongoing 2020 Election Audit in Maricopa County, Arizona, is attracting GOP political tourists from across the country to see how well it’s going there so it can be replicated in their home states.  Next, former U.S. Attorney General William “Bill” Barr and other top DOJ officials deny the FAKE NEWS story in which, claims were made the Barr-led DOJ subpoenaed the phone records of some Democrats in Congress to see who was doing all the leaking throughout the Trump administration.  Next, in a blow to liberal racists, the U.S. Supreme Court is going to hear the Harvard University race-based admissions case in which, Asian students are kept at arm’s length in favor of less-qualified black and Hispanic students.  Cool.
  67. 2021 Sunday L: The Wrap-Up– News reports said today that a ‘pandemic first,’ this past Friday, 2 million people were screened at U.S. airports.  Next, the Pentagon says it’s going to review the Missile Defense System.  Elsewhere, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca heard the cries of property and business owners in Venice Beach, California, and has sent sheriff’s deputies in there to clean up the vast homeless encampments clogging the beaches, overrunning the streets, and killing the city.  Although Venice Beach is nominally under the control of Los Angeles Mayor Eric “The Grub” Garcetti’s LAPD, the LASD says they are not ‘displacing them but helping them.’  About f***ing time.   Finally, some nitwit writing for some left-wing rag says, ‘apple pie is now racist’- so says Raj Patel.  (Why don’t you worry about RACIST Pakistani foods, you sniveling POS?)  Oh, well- let’s eat some more of it…
  68. 2022 Monday: Let’s hope it’s a slow one today…

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This artwork is #0860 an 8” x 10” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Smoke Tree and a Creek.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com, or at the blog’s Facebook page.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclees, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  Beverly has been painting for more than 60 years and known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her work.  It is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor!  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there IMMEDIATELY!  Thank you, the American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day.

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The next album from the Beach Boys is yet another the critics panned with malevolent abandon: “L.A. (Light Album),” a record that came out on March 19, 1979.  Once again, we are going to deviate from the norm and go against the strident voices of the critics and to tell you that this album is phenomenal.  Sure, it might not be from the band’s classic era but folks, this album is stunning in its overall sound, musicianship, and as a guidepost of the group leaving the 1970s and jumping into the 1980s.  The opening tune, “Good Timin’,” is such a lovely song, one that harkens back to the earlier sound of the group when it was leaving the Surf Rock genre for the psychedelic/TM sound of the early to mid-1970s.  Sung by Carl, it’s a superb album opener.  Next, we have Alan Jardine’s “Lady Lynda,” another beautiful tune.  Next, is Carl Wilson’s “Full Sail,” which ranks among the top 10 favorites for many fans.  Absolutely evocative of longing amidst the deep blue sea.  Then, we have Dennis’ “Angel Come Home.”  The guy’s voice has gone to shit but the song is an absolute delight as is the following tune, another Dennis concoction, “Love Surrounds Me.”  Side One closes out with Mike Love’s “Sumahama.”  Good stuff.  Side Two opens with the epic remake of “Here Comes the Night,” only disco form which goes on for a stunning 11-plus minutes.  Excellent stuff and on the radio back in the day, all we can say is ‘wow.’  Then we have the emotional “Baby Blue” sung by Carl and Dennis, beautiful to behold.  Following that, we have Carl’s “Goin’ South,” followed by the closer, the Carl Wilson-sung, “Shortenin’ Bread.”[xx]  While some might question the closing tune, it remains one of our favorites to this day.  We hope you will seek this album out and make sure you add it to your collection as you will be glad you did.  You know what we say: “FUCK THE CRITICS, like it for yourselves.”

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

[ii] We began presenting the music of the Mothers of Invention and of Frank Zappa beginning on Monday, 21-January-2013 and concluded the presentation on Monday, 13-May-2013.  Please seek them out, we believe you will enjoy the music of this famed man and his band.

[iii] We hope to promote the music of John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers soon.

[iv] We shared the music of the Stones beginning Tuesday, 22-March-2016 through Sunday, 28-August-2016.  This included the members’ solo projects.  We sure as heck hope you check out the Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Brian Jones, Keith Richard, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman, and Mick Taylor.  Ronnie Wood you can find during the presentation of the Faces.  Sadly, we should have been clairvoyant and presented the music of Marianne Faithful, too.  Perhaps one day we will.

[v] We most certainly hope to promote the music of the famed Jerry Lee Lewis.

[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] Please see the following link: Holders of US Debt – US Debt Forum.

[xviii] A recent YouGov poll says the American people think “Kooky Kamala” Harris by 48-41-percent is unqualified to hold the job she has.  We don’t think this gibbering orangutan can gibber her way out of a paper bag.  (Moses Scharbug III)

[xix] Just kidding, don’t get your panties in a knot.

[xx] Nowadays, the little Wokies would be screaming and crying about the inclusion of a song such as this.  FUCK THEM.

153. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, JUNE 02, 2022

1998 Tuesday: California voters passed Proposition 227 on this date. The act abolished the state’s 30-year-old bilingual education program by requiring that ALL children must undergo instruction in English. This is how it should be as every nation has an official language so the illegal alien-loving scumbags that want every child taught in their native language need to go to prison for subverting the nation—hear that Democrats?

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153. TODAY IN HISTORY—THURSDAY, JUNE 02, 2022:

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justices Willis Van Devanter and  Harold Hitz Burton; Bo Diddley, The Grateful Dead featuring Vince Welnick, Manfred Mann’s Earth Band featuring Dave Flett, The Rolling Stones featuring Charlie Watts and Bill Wyman, and War featuring Charles “Lowrider” Miller:

  1. 455 Wednesday: Gaiseric and the Vandals sack the city of Rome.
  2. 575 Friday: Benedict I begins his reign as the 62nd Roman Catholic Pope.  He would serve until July 30, 579.
  3. 657 Tuesday: St. Eugene I ends his reign as the 75th Roman Catholic Pope.  He became pontiff on August 10, 654.
  4. 1535 Sunday: In Florence, in the Duchy of Florence, future 232nd Roman Catholic Pope Leo XI is born Alessandro Ottaviani de’ Medici.  He would become pontiff on April 01, 1605 and would guide his global flock from then until April 27, 1605, a total of 26 days.
  5. 1676 Tuesday: At the Battle of Palermo, the French fleet beats the combined Dutch-Spanish fleet.
  6. 1763 Thursday: Chippewa Indians capture Fort Michilimackinac by diverting the garrison’s attention with a game of lacrosse, then chasing a ball into the fort.
  7. 1774 Thursday: England passes the Quartering Act for the North American Colonies, which orders them to provide boarding for British soldiers.
  8. 1793 Sunday: Maximillian Robespierre initiated the “Reign of Terror.”  He created the effort to purge those suspected of treason against the French Republic.
  9. 1835 Tuesday: The Circus of PT Barnum commences its first tour of the United States.  His main attraction at the time was Joice Heth, reputed to be the 161-yeard-old nurse of George Washington.  Elsewhere, future 257th Roman Catholic Pope St. Pius X is born Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto in Riese, Treviso, Kingdom of Lombardy, Venetta.  He would assume his pontifical duties on August 04, 1903, and would guide his global flock from then until August 20, 1914.
  10. 1851 Monday: Maine became the first state enacting a law prohibiting alcohol.  
  11. 1862 Monday: General Robert E. Lee takes command of the Confederate Armies of Eastern Virginia and North Carolina.        
  12. 1863 Tuesday: During the Civil War, Union Major General William T. Sherman wrote a letter to his wife, Ellen, in which he commented, “Vox populi, vox humbug” (“The voice of the people is the voice of humbug.”).  Meanwhile, Harriet Tubman leads Union guerillas into Maryland to free slaves.
  13. 1864 Thursday: During the Civil War, the Battle of Cold Harbor enters its third day.
  14. 1875 Wednesday: James Augustine Healey becomes the first black Catholic Bishop in the United States.
  15. 1883 Saturday: The first baseball game under electric lights took place in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
  16. 1886 Wednesday: President Grover Cleveland, 49, married Frances Folsom, 21, in the Blue Room of the White House.  (To date, Cleveland is the only president to marry in the executive mansion).
  17. 1888 Saturday: Future 84th Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Harold Hitz Burton, Democrat, is born in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.  President Harry S. Truman nominated him to fill the seat of Associate Justice Owen Josephus Roberts.  He served from 09-22-1945 to 10-13-1955.  
  18. 1897 Wednesday: The New York Journal as saying from London, that “the report of my death was an exaggeration” quoted Mark Twain, 61.
  19. 1924 Monday: Congress passed a measure that President Calvin Coolidge then signed which guaranteed full American citizenship for all Native Americans born within the U.S. territorial limits.
  20. 1933 Friday: The first swimming pool inside the White House began construction under the administration of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
  21. 1935 Sunday: George Herman “Babe” Ruth announced he was retiring from baseball.
  22. 1936 Tuesday: General Anastasio Somoza becomes the dictator of Nicaragua.
  23. 1937 Wednesday: The 63rd U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Willis Van Devanter left the bench on this date.  A Republican, he was nominated by President Theodore Roosevelt to fill the seat of  Associate Justice Edward White.  Van Devanter served from December 16, 1910, until today.
  24. 1939 Friday: Future saxophonist with the Los Angeles, California, based rock band, WAR[i] until a street thug murdered him in 1980– Charles “Lowrider” Miller –is born in Olathe, Kansas, on this date.
  25. 1940 Sunday: The Luftwaffe conducts a heavy bombing of the evacuation beach at Dunkirk during the early days of World War II.  The British complete the evacuation of their forces leaving many allied French troops holding the perimeter.  More French soldiers could join with them, but their officers are not clear as to what beaches to head or who if anyone will come for them. 
  26. 1941 Monday: Baseball’s “Iron Horse,” Lou Gehrig, died in New York of a degenerative disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; he was 37.  Elsewhere, Charlie Watts, drummer of the Rolling Stones[ii], was born on this date in Bloomsbury, London, England.   
  27. 1942 Tuesday: The German siege of Sebastopol in the Crimea continues as heavy artillery begins blasting away at the Soviet fortress. 
  28. 1943 Wednesday:  During World War II, the German Army launches a major assault against Russian forces inside Sebastopol in the Crimea.
  29. 1946 Sunday: Italy held a referendum which resulted in the Italian monarchy undergoing abolishment in favor of a republic.
  30. 1951 Saturday: In Aberdeen, Scotland, future guitarist with Manfred Mann’s Earth Band, 1975-1979- Dave Flett- is born on this date.
  31. 1953 Tuesday: The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II took place in London’s Westminster Abbey, 16 months after the death of her father, King George VI; it was the first such ceremony broadcast on television.
  32. 1954 Wednesday: Senator Joseph McCarthy—a great American hero—charged that communists were working in the CIA and in the nuclear weapons plants.    
  33. 1962 Saturday: Soviet forces opened fire on striking workers in the Russian city of Novocherkassk; a retired general in 1989 put the death toll at 22 to 24.
  34. 1964 Tuesday: The Rolling Stones[iii] first U.S. concert tour debuts at Lynn, Massachusetts.
  35. 1966 Thursday: The U.S. space probe Surveyor I, landed on the moon and began transmitting detailed photographs of the lunar surface.
  36. 1975 Monday: Bishop James Augustine Healy, the first black Catholic Bishop, undergoes consecration on this date in Maine. 
  37. 1976 Wednesday: When a bomb blew up under his car mortally wounding him, Arizona Republic investigative reporter Don Bolles’ investigation into a liquor wholesaler led to the arrests and conviction of three men for the crime.  Bolles died 11 days after the blast.
  38. 1979 Saturday: The 264th Roman Catholic Pope John Paul II  arrived in his native Poland on the first visit by a pope to a communist country.
  39. 1983 Thursday: Half of the 46 people aboard an Air Canada DC-9 died after fire broke out on board, forcing the jetliner to make an emergency landing at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.
  40. 1986 Monday: For the first time, the public could watch the proceedings of the U.S.  Senate on television as a six-week experiment began.
  41. 1987 Tuesday: President Ronald Reagan announced he was nominating economist Alan Greenspan to succeed Paul Volcker as chairperson of The Federal Reserve Board.
  42. 1989 Friday: Rolling Stone[iv] Bill Wyman marries Mandy Smith.  Meanwhile, in China, 100,000 civilians defending the students demonstrating for democracy at Tiananmen Square, block 10,000 Chinese soldiers.  In the end, the communist government in Beijing cracked down on the students, running over many with tanks.  It’s what they do.  
  43. 1997 Monday: A jury of his peers convicted Timothy McVeigh of murder and conspiracy in the Oklahoma City bombing and in June 2001, he met his end at the hands of the executioner.
  44. 1998 Tuesday: California voters passed Proposition 227 on this date.  The act abolished the state’s 30-year-old bilingual education program by requiring that ALL children must undergo instruction in English.  This is how it should be as every nation has an official language so the illegal alien-loving scumbags that want every child taught in their native language need to go to prison for subverting the nation—hear that Democrats?
  45. 2002 Sunday: A fire broke out at Buckingham Palace, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people and marring the four-day celebration of Queen Elizabeth’s 50 years on the throne. 
  46. 2004 Wednesday: The syndicated game show, “Jeopardy!” began airing contestant Ken Jennings’ 74-game winning streak on this date.
  47. 2006 Friday: In Sonoma County, California, Vince Welnick, long-time keyboardist, and vocalist with the Tubes and later, the final keyboardist of the Grateful Dead[v], committed suicide on this date due to chronic depression; he was 55-years-old. 
  48. 2008 Monday: In Archer, Florida, famed rock-and-roll icon, Bo Diddley[vi], lost his battle with heart failure on this date; he was 79-years-old.  Meanwhile, the so-called “Lion of the Senate” Senator Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts underwent 3.5 hours of risky and delicate surgery to cut out as much of his cancerous tumor as possible.
  49. 2009 Tuesday: Anti-abortion activist Scott Roeder, was charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of late-term abortion provider Dr. George “Tiller the Baby Killer” in Wichita, Kansas.  He received a sentence of life in prison with no possibility of parole for 50 years.
  50. 2010 Wednesday: Members of the Arab League meet in Cairo and agree to ask the U.N. Security Council to demand an end to the Israeli blockade of the Gaza Strip.
  51. 2012 Saturday: An Egyptian court sentences former president, Hosni Mubarak to life in prison, along with his former interior minister, Habib al-Adly, for being complicit in killing of demonstrators in the 2011 revolution.
  52. 2013 Sunday: Columbia University researchers believe the new material, grapheme, even if stitched together, is the strongest material in the world.
  53. 2014 Monday: Spain’s King Juan Carlos, who’d led the transition from dictatorship to democracy but faced damaging scandals amid a financial meltdown announced to the world that he would abdicate in favor of his more popular son, Felipe.
  54. 2015 Tuesday: In some sleight of hand, the U.S. Senate passes the USA Freedom Act which ‘transfers’ the bulk collection of metadata from the phones of Americans out of the hands of the National Security Agency (of course it does…) and into the vaults of various phone companies (that the NSA can easily access).  Feel good? Sure, REAL good…
  55. 2016 Thursday: Much to the anger of the Turkish government, the German government plows ahead with the recognizing the Turkish massacre of more than 1 million Armenians during World War I as the ARMENIAN GENOCIDE committed exclusively by Turkish troops.  Evil.  Elsewhere, a Trump rally in San Jose, California, sees loads of leftists pouring out into the streets, attacking Trump supporters and law enforcement wherever they find them; some people are hospitalized.
  56. 2017 Friday: Three former Penn State administrators were handed jail sentences and house-arrest sentences ranging up to nearly two years for burying child sexual abuse allegations against Assistant Football Coach Jerry Sandusky, who, by the way is fighting to overturn his conviction.
  57. 2018 Saturday: In Spain, socialist candidate Pedro Sanchez swears the oath to become prime minister of the European nation.  In other news, Google- purportedly a U.S. company- says they are NOT going to renew a contract with the Pentagon whereby they provide artificial intelligence algorithms for U.S. drones.  (Note- we suspect they have NO problem providing a similar service for the Chi-Coms). 
  58. 2019 Sunday: In Game 2 of the 2018-19 NBA Finals in Toronto, Canada, the Golden State Warriors roared back to win the game against home team, Toronto Raptors, by a final score of 109-104.   Elsewhere, Canada temporarily closes its embassy in Venezuela after the government of thug dictator Nicolas Maduro fails to provide accreditation to Canadian diplomats.  The Venezuelans are peeved.  Screw them.
  59. 2020 Tuesday: Thanks to infusion of dark money from the Chinese Communist Party (or so the AICPENDBLOG.COM believes), unrest in American cities continues unabated.  Many cities- both large and small- continue to suffer violent riots and angry protests, supposedly over the murder of George Floyd but now, many are not so sure.   At the same time, the Chinese Wuhan Virus Bat Flu continues causing problems which is somewhat redundant as both the riots and the disease are Beijing’s response to Trump out-negotiating them on the U.S.-communist China Trade Deal.  Here are the COVID-19 stats for the planet today: 6,325,603 confirmed cases, 377,460 confirmed deaths, but 2,727,679 confirmed recoveries which is excellent, as far as recoveries go.
  60. 2020 Tuesday A: In the United States- the place hardest hit by the Bat Flu, here are the numbers for today:  1,866,279 confirmed cases, 107,506 confirmed deaths, but 416,319 confirmed recoveries.  Note: U.S. recoveries would be much, much higher if MOST Blue State governors would not conceal the numbers which would make the number of deaths appear far less.  Shame on them.  Moving on, in the three states in which, the American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day has chef-authors- California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the numbers, California first: 115,310 confirmed cases, 4,286 confirmed deaths, but Governor Gavin “The Smiler” Newsom won’t release the number of confirmed recoveries.  Shame on him.  Next, in Hawaii, here are the numbers: 652 confirmed cases, 17 confirmed deaths, and 608 confirmed recoveries; thank you, Governor David Ige.  Finally, in Washington state, here are the numbers: 22,130 confirmed cases, 1,129 confirmed deaths, but that dingbat Governor Jay Inslee won’t release the number of confirmed recoveries.  
  61. 2021 Wednesday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole: 172,360,613 confirmed cases, +403,338, 3,699,783  confirmed deaths, +9,000 and 155,072,367 confirmed recoveries, +65,616.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 34,149,029 confirmed cases, UP 11,789 from yesterday’s reporting, 610,912 confirmed deaths, UP 603,[vii] and 27,975,613 confirmed recoveries, UP 46,126.  We genuinely appreciate COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them.[viii]  
  62. 2021 Wednesday A: Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 292,966 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 166,643 deaths  
  63. 2021 Wednesday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 3,791,300 confirmed cases, 63,274 confirmed deaths, and 2,056,809 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,327,989 confirmed cases, 36,924 confirmed deaths, and 1,965,252 confirmed recoveries.  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 36,332 confirmed cases, 500 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 439,337 confirmed cases, 5,843 confirmed deaths, and 213,533 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Wisconsin, home of Governor Tony Evers, another POS like yesterday’s Ralph “KKK” Northam: they have 674,480 confirmed cases, 7,875 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.[ix]   
  64. 2021 Wednesday C: Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 839,517 confirmed cases, 6,415 confirmed deaths, and 832,764 confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s figures).   Let’s look at one non-country- Cyprus, 102nd country on the list, a Greek civilization hampered by loads of Turks: 72,515 cases of the virus, 360 confirmed deaths and 69,738 confirmed recoveries.[x]     
  65. 2021 Wednesday D: Stock Market Closes/Precious and Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,600.38, UP 25.07 points (+0.073%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,756.33, UP 19.85 points (+0.14%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,208.12, UP 6.08 points (+0.14%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $68.74 per barrel, -0.09 (-0.13%).  The price of GOLD is $1,910.90 per troy oz., +1.00 (+0.05%) while the price of SILVER is $28.31 per troy ounce, +0.10 (+0.34%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,194.90 per troy oz, +2.20 +0.18%) while the price of COPPER is $4.60 per pound, +0.01 (+0.28%).[xi]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,850.80 per troy oz, -8.93 (-0.31%).[xii] The price of RHODIUM is $25,500.00 per troy oz., +0.00 (+0.00%).[xiii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000027.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.38 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.82 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.91.     In Danish Krone, one greenback equals 6.09 and in Djiboutian Franc, a buck equals 177.50 and in Dominican Peso, one dollar equals 56.85 of theirs.[xiv]        
  66. 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 over $4.204 per gallon, $2.861 in Florida, $3.939 in Hawaii, and $3.579 in Washington state.[xv]    Let’s look at one other location- U.S. District of Columbia: $3.171.  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- Puerto Rico: $3.244 per U.S. Gallon.[xvi]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,359,625,572,309 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping TRILLIONS.[xvii]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do.
  67. 2021 Wednesday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe– By our count, today is Day #72 for the so-called ‘Border Czar’ “Kooky Kamala” Harris to be in charge of the disaster on the southern border and yet, she has yet to show up there to do her job.  Speaking of this disaster, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-CA 23rd congressional district, says that ‘Joe Biden is exacerbating the border crisis by canceling illegal alien protection protocols.’ 
  68. 2021 Wednesday G: Foreign News / Overseas News– Beijing orders the shutdown of the June 4th Museum that commemorates what the Chi-Coms did to pro-democracy protesters in Tiananmen Square back on June 4, 1989.  The Chi-Coms claim the museum lacked the proper business license and ordered their closure.  What a load of crap.   Next, we learn today that Iran could soon strike the United States with an EMT weapon which would obliterate not only the U.S. power grid but that of Canada and Mexico at the same time.  (Note- it’s about time we drop a big flipping nuke atop the Iranians.  NOW).  Elsewhere, in advance of the midnight deadline for the Israelis to form a new government, they managed to cobble one together that will signal the END of the Benjamin Netanyahu era.  (Note- expect Iran and their stooges in Hamas and Hezbollah begin lighting Israel up yet again).
  69. 2021 Wednesday H: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information– As Dr. “Phony Tony” Fauci’s star continues to collapse, he has both a movie and a book coming out.  (Note- why is it losers such as “Phony Tony” and Governor Andrew “Killer” Cuomo aka the Love Gov aka the Gropin’ Gov[xviii] never see that they are so full of self-importance that it does them in when they take things too far?  Hubris, folks, hubris).  We hear 3,200 pages of Fauci’s emails show him in deep with the Chi-Coms, so the question rises ‘what did YOU know, Dr. Fauci, and when did YOU know it?’  POS.  (Speaking of Fauci, Rep. Guy Reschenthaler, R-PA 14th congressional district, says there is NO way ‘Phony Tony’ should be given a pass on COVID).  Next, West Virginia is giving away prizes of $1 million as well as hunting licenses and even firearms to get people to take the Chi-Vi vaccine.  Elsewhere, the World Health Organization has approved the Chi-Coms’ Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine for immediate emergency deployment.  It will be going to the Third World.  Finally, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says that ‘all evidence leads directly to the Wuhan Institute of Virology when it comes to determining WHO is responsible for trashing much of the world.’  Amen.
  70. 2021 Wednesday I: Business News– the Federal Reserve says that even with ‘hiring troubles and rising prices, U.S. growth is ‘gaining speed.’  Uh, we’ll see.  Next, Papa John Schnatter says ‘America’s small businesses can survive COVID-19 but they sure as heck cannot survive tax hikes.  Meanwhile, economist Stephen Moore told Newsmax TV that ‘more stimulus checks could damage the U.S. economy.’
  71. 2021 Wednesday J: Voting Integrity / Fraudulent And Stolen Election News– Pennsylvania Republicans are flocking to Arizona to observe the ongoing 2020 Election audit occurring in the Copper State. 
  72. 2021 Wednesday K: National Security News– Rep. Michael McCaul, R-TX 10th congressional district, says that ‘Vladimir Putin is indeed testing feeble old Joe Biden what with all the ongoing hacks of infrastructure and now JBS- the largest meat-packing company in the world.’ 
  73. 2021 Wednesday L: Joe Biden Regime News I– People are still responding in shock to the words that drooled out of Joe Biden’s mumbling mouth yesterday in which, he claimed that ‘white supremacism is the greatest danger facing our country- so says U.S. intel agencies, NOT the Chi-Coms, NOT the Russians, NOT Iran, NOT radicals like Muslim extremists, Antifa, and Black Lives Matter thugs.’  People are aghast at the constant finger-pointing.  Give us some examples you feeble old fool but beware- when you continue ginning up anger against something that no longer exists, what you claim to fear could quite easily return.   
  74. 2021 Wednesday M: Crime And Punishment News / Law Enforcement News–  Feeling their oats, the state prosecution in the case of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin is seeking 30 years imprisonment for the now-convicted cop.  The defense, on the other hand, is seeking time served.  Period.  What we do know is that the feds are going to take a whack at this already beaten apple which strikes us as double jeopardy.  Still, they have to because the majority of the chef-authors at the American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day believe that due to the corruption of the original trial, Officer Chauvin will get a new trial and most likely will be acquitted.  Meanwhile, the Defund the Police Movement is losing momentum as crime is going up and cities are rushing funding back to law enforcement to stop this massive spike in violent crime.  Speaking of the crime wave, the Miami Police Department’s chief has said it’s ‘going to be a long sizzling summer what with all the shootings occurring around the country.’  Finally, an off-duty FBI agent by the name of Eduardo Valdivia has been charged with attempted murder after getting into an altercation with an unarmed individual aboard a Metro train in a Washington, D.C. suburb in Maryland last year on December 15, 2020.  The fight led to the agent trying to shoot the man.  Wow.
  75. 2021 Wednesday N: Political News I– Rep. Cori “The Bitch” Bush, DS-MO 1st congressional district, one of the BIG ARCHITECTS behind the aforementioned Defund the Police Movement is spending hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars to maintain private security around her 24/7/365.  Wow.  Hypocrite.  Next, former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said of President Donald J. Trump that he touched a nerve among the American people who felt left out of the system.  Amen.   Moving on- and this is extremely embarrassing- the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See is trying to fly the LGBTQIA+ flag.  WTF.  Is no place free from this tomfoolery?  Enough with the push of everything gay, we might be better off if the Chi-Coms took the country over.  Enough is enough.  Finally, Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, communist, cannot take any more- she threw her hat into the right to rip the governorship of her state away from RINO sell-out Doug Ducey.  TWO LOSERS.
  76. 2021 Wednesday O: Political News II– Carol Walker a horse photographer and advocate reported to Tucker Carlson that the Biden regime is sending wild horses to slaughter.  This is NOT right and yet another example of overreach by a criminal regime.   Speaking of the criminal Biden regime, President Donald J. Trump lambasted the regime over its dismantling of the successful “remain in Mexico policy.’  Speaking of the 45th president, he closed his ‘From the Desk of the 45th President’ blog. 
  77. 2021 Wednesday P: Miscellaneous News I– The Trump Organization is putting up its Washington, D.C. hotel once again.  Next, WOKE threats pushed ‘America’s Governor’ Ron DeSantis to move to protect girls’ and women’s sports in the Sunshine State.  Speaking of governors, the one in Ohio- Mike DeWine, RINO, is under fire because he supports both the 1619 Project which is bulls**t and Critical Race Theory which is equally bulls**t.  Vote this POS out of office.  NOW.  Elsewhere, a new report says that sexual assault and racism seem to be the way of life at Virginia Military Institute.  Whoa.
  78. 2021 Wednesday Q: California Lottery Results / Super Lotto And Powerball Draws– First, here are the results for Super Lotto Draw #3565 with a $51 million up for grabs- 09, 23, 27, 28, 41, and Mega 12.  Draw #3565- Out of 131,757 winning tickets, the highest winners were TWO people who had FIVE numbers for a prize of $22,267 apiece.  One ticket was sold at Uncle Pete’s Café in Westminster, CA 92683 and the other was sold at Eagle Energy in Paso Robles, CA 93446.  Next, here are the results for the Powerball Draw #851 with a $268 million jackpot on the line: 06, 07, 11, 66, 67, and Powerball 19.  Out of 92,910 winning tickets, the highest winners were THREE people who had FOUR plus the Powerball for a prize of $17,168 apiece.
  79. 2022 Thursday: Folks, we encourage everyone to stick around to discover whatever the flipping Chi-Coms and their stooges in the White House are up to today…

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0849 a 36” x 48” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “All Alone.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com, or at the blog’s Facebook page.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclees, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  Beverly has been painting for more than 60 years and known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her work.  It is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor!  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there IMMEDIATELY!  Thank you, the American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day.

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The next album from the Beach Boys- “Holland”- came out on January 08, 1973 and was one of their best.  The band at this time had abandoned the West Coast for the Atlantic coast- in Holland- and produced some stunning material.  The lineup once again featured Brian Wilson (bass, piano, organ, vocals), Mike Love (vocals), Carl Wilson (vocals and guitars), Dennis Wilson (drums and vocals), Alan Jardine (guitars, bass, and vocals), Blondie Chapin (guitars, vocals), and Ricky Fataar (drums and vocals).  Every tune on this album is excellent, opening with “Sail On Sailor” sung by Blondie Chapin, the absolutely love psychedelic tune, “Steamboat,” sung by Carl and Dennis.  The song has some of the best guitar work of Carl yet, a mind-altering but beautiful lead.  Next, is a three-part “California Saga” sung by Mike and Brian.  Side two opens with “The Trader,” another superb song sung by Carl to the bluesy “Leaving this Town” sung by Blondie and Ricky to Dennis’ tune, “Only With You,” sung by Carl.  The closing track, “Funky Pretty,” is sung by most of the Beach Boys and a stunning tune.  Most of these tunes would show up on the upcoming live album and would be gems.  Oh- on the vinyl version there was an extra disc with a Brian Wilson tale set to music- “Mount Vernon and Fairway.”  Fascinating.  Absolutely amazing from start almost to the finish which is why we hope everyone will seek it out, give it a good listen, and to make it a part of your daily listening rotation.   You will be glad you did.

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

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

[iii] See previous footnote.

[iv] See previous footnote.

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

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

[vii] 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)

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

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

[x] 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)

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

[xii] 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.

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

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

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

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

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

[xviii] Speaking of the bum, Governor “Killer” Cuomo, the loser is holding a fund-raiser with which, he hopes to attract $10,000 per plate donors.  Wow.  Anyone attending this function is a flat-out ass-kissing POS.

151. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2022

2016 Tuesday: While the United States is always beating itself up over the fact that it had slaves, Reuters reports on this day the results of a report by the Global Slavery Index: the report estimates that people born into slavery NOW, sold into sex, debt, or labor bondage around the world are 45.8 million with India having the most slaves- 18.4 million and North Korea, the highest percentage of its population at 4.4-percent. Hell, everyone in North Korea is a slave.

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151. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2022:

Associate Justice Peter Vivian Daniel of the U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Secretary of War Harry Hines Woodring; Chuck Berry, Dire Straits featuring Paul Franklin, Electric Light Orchestra featuring Mike Edwards, “Love Stinks” by the J. Geil’s Band, Led Zeppelin featuring John Bonham, and the 13th Floor Elevators featuring Roky Erickson:

  1. 70 Saturday: Roman troops and auxiliaries under the command of Generals Vespasian and his son, Titus, capture the first wall of Jerusalem during the Great Jewish War.
  2. 1634 Wednesday: The Massachusetts Colony annexes the neighboring Maine Colony.
  3. 1790 Monday: President George Washington signed into law the first U.S. copyright law.
  4. 1821 Thursday: The Cathedral of Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary, the first Catholic Church in the United States underwent dedication in Baltimore, Maryland.
  5. 1837 Wednesday: The Astor Hotel opens in New York City; it later became the Waldorf-Astoria.
  6. 1857 Sunday: In Desio, Milan, Kingdom of Lombardy-Venetta, future 259th Roman Catholic Pope Pius XI is born Achille Ambrogio Damiano Ratti.  He would become pontiff on February 06, 1922 and would guide the global flock from then until February 10, 1939.
  7. 1859 Tuesday: The Big Ben Clock Tower in London, England, went into operation, chiming for the first time.
  8. 1860 Thursday: The 28th Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court- Peter Vivian Daniel- Democrat- died in Richmond, Virginia, on this date.  President Martin Van Buren nominated him to fill the seat of Associate Justice Philip Barbour.  He served from January 10, 1842, to May 31, 1860.
  9. 1868 Sunday: The first Memorial Day parade takes place in Ironton, Ohio.
  10. 1870 Tuesday: E.J. DeSemdt patents asphalt pavement.
  11. 1879 Saturday: Madison Square Garden in New York City opens for business on this date.
  12. 1884 Saturday: Dr. John Harvey Kellogg patents ‘flaked cereal.’
  13. 1887 Tuesday: In Elk City, Kansas, future 53rd U.S. Secretary of War Harry Hines Woodring is born.  A Democrat, he would serve under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt from September 25, 1936, to June 20, 1940.
  14. 1889 Friday: Some 2,209 people perished when a dam break sent 20 million tons of water rushing through Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
  15. 1893 Wednesday: Whitcomb Judson of Chicago patents a hookless fastening device known as the ‘zipper.’
  16. 1900 Thursday: U.S. troops arrive in Beijing with other Western troops to put down the Boxer Rebellion.
  17. 1902 Saturday: Through the Treaty of Unity, the Boer War ends, and Great Britain annexes the Transvaal.
  18. 1907 Friday: The first taxicabs in the United States arrived in New York City.
  19. 1909 Monday: At the United Charities Building in New York City, the NAACP holds its first convention.
  20. 1910 Tuesday: The Union of South Africa underwent founding on this date.
  21. 1912 Friday: U.S. Marines land in Cuba to restore order.
  22. 1913 Saturday: Secretary of State William Jennings Bryan proclaimed the 17th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, providing for the popular election of senators to be in effect.
  23. 1915 Monday: A German zeppelin made an air raid on London, England.
  24. 1921 Tuesday: A race riot erupted in Tulsa, Oklahoma, as white mobs began looting and leveling the affluent black district of Greenwood over reports that a black man had assaulted a white woman in an elevator; hundreds are believed to have died in the senseless violence. 
  25. 1927 Tuesday: Ford Motor Company produced the last “Tin Lizzie” to begin production of the Model A.
  26. 1928 Thursday: The first aerial crossing of the Pacific Ocean occurs on this date from Oakland, California.
  27. 1935 Friday: A massive earthquake kills 50,000 in Quetta, Pakistan.
  28. 1940 Friday: The evacuation from Dunkirk continues today with the Brits rescuing more than 68,000 men from the beaches.  Several Royal Navy ships are sunk while others are injured.  Still, the flotilla of civilian ships joining with the navy continues no matter how badly the Luftwaffe pummels the beaches or the vessels attempting to save their fellow countrymen and allies. 
  29. 1941 Saturday: During the month of May 1941, the Allies sink 41 German U-Boats for a total tonnage of 325,000.  Elsewhere, Iraq surrenders to the British with the British imposing their will upon the pro-Nazi nation.  The Brits will remain in the country until well after the end of the Second World War.
  30. 1942 Sunday: The Afrika Korps is steamrolling over the British forces facing them.  The Germans have opened up their supply lines and victory looks as though it’s on the horizon.
  31. 1943 Monday: Mopping up operations continue on the Aleutian island of Attu.  Although a sideshow, fighting between American and Imperial Japanese forces has been fierce with the Japanese suffering most of the casualties in one-sided banzai charges and the like.
  32. 1944 Wednesday: Heavy fighting between Allied and German forces in Italy continues as the Allies continue making headway.  It would appear that the German defensive positions at the Caesar Line may not be stable enough to fend off Allied armored units. 
  33. 1945 Thursday: As fighting between returning French colonial forces and Arab revolutionaries continues, the British intervene in an attempt to stabilize the region.  They are, after all, having their own problems in Palestine with Arab nationalists there.  The Arabs know that the British are going to return Israel to the Jews, land given to them by God more than 3,000 years ago.
  34. 1947 Saturday: Communists grab power in former Nazi ally, Hungary.
  35. 1948 Monday: Jon Bonham, drummer of the rock group, Led Zeppelin[i], was born on this date in Redditch, Worcestershire, Great Britain, as was cellist Mike Edwards who played with the Electric Light Orchestra[ii] from 1972-75.  Edwards was born in West London.
  36. 1949 Tuesday: Former State Department official and accused spy Alger Hiss, charged with lying under oath, went on trial in New York.  The jury eventually deadlocked on the charges, and Hiss underwent trial later and this time, the jury convicted him.
  37. 1954 Monday: Future pedal steel guitarist, Paul Franklin, who would play with the British band, Dire Straits[iii], was born in Detroit, Michigan, on this date.
  38. 1955 Tuesday: The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) orders school integration “with all deliberate speed.”
  39. 1961 Wednesday: South Africa became an independent republic as it withdrew from the British Commonwealth.  Meanwhile, Chuck Berry’s amusement park, “Berryland” opens in St. Louis, Missouri, opens.
  40. 1962 Thursday: In Israel, a few minutes before midnight, former Nazi official Adolph Eichmann met his fate at the hands of the hangman for his role in the Holocaust.
  41. 1964 Sunday: In a game that took 7 hours and 32 minutes to complete, the San Francisco Giants defeat the New York Mets 8-6 in 23 innings.
  42. 1965 Monday: Jim Clark becomes the first foreigner in 49 years to win the Indianapolis 500.
  43. 1970 Sunday: A magnitude 7.9 earthquake in Peru claimed an estimated 67,000 lives.
  44. 1977 Tuesday: The Trans-Alaska oil pipeline, three years in the making despite objections from environmentalists and Alaska natives, was completed.  Twenty days later, the first oil began flowing through it.
  45. 1979 Thursday: Zimbabwe declares its independence.
  46. 1980 Saturday: “Love Stinks” by the J. Geils’ Band[iv] peaks at #38 on the charts.
  47. 1983 Tuesday: In the 37th NBA Finals, the Philadelphia 76ers sweeps the Los Angeles Lakers in four games.
  48. 1985 Friday: At least 88 people lost their lives, more than 1,000 injured, as over 40 tornadoes swept through parts of Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, and Ontario, Canada, during an 8-hour period.   
  49. 1987 Sunday: In the NHL Stanley Cup Finals, the Edmonton Oilers beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4 games to 3.
  50. 1990 Thursday: The situation comedy “Seinfeld” began airing as a regular series on NBC-TV.
  51. 2005 Tuesday: The federal government finally reveals Watergate Scandal figure, “Deep Throat” as former FBI agent, W. Mark Felt.
  52. 2011 Tuesday: The government of Great Britain becomes one of the first major nations in the world to confirm that it is indeed working at developing cyberwarfare weapons with which to cripple its enemies should they be attacked.
  53. 2012 Thursday: Former Democratic Party Presidential candidate John Edwards wins acquittal on one count of corruption while the judge declares a mistrial on the other five counts.
  54. 2013 Friday: In Italy, health officials announce the first case of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), the coronavirus on this date.  Meanwhile, the 1998 QE 2, asteroid measuring 1.7 million miles across, and its moon pass within 3.6 million miles of the Earth.
  55. 2014 Saturday: Spain will increase spending in an $8.2 billion program aimed to stimulate economic growth; the country has been working to overcome an unemployment rate of 25%, but recent reports have shown an encouraging decline in jobless claims.
  56. 2015 Sunday:  According to Brainy History, parts of the U.S. Patriot Act, including authorization of the collection of bulk phone data by the National Security Administration, expire due to lack of agreement in the Senate regarding extension.  Meanwhile, Russia announces that it will join with its overlord the People’s Republic of China to participate in naval exercises in the South China Sea in May 2016.
  57. 2016 Tuesday: While the United States is always beating itself up over the fact that it had slaves, Reuters reports on this day the results of a report by the Global Slavery Index: the report estimates that people born into slavery NOW, sold into sex, debt, or labor bondage around the world are 45.8 million with India having the most slaves- 18.4 million and North Korea, the highest percentage of its population at 4.4-percent.  Hell, everyone in North Korea is a slave.  Still, American liberals ignore these horrible stats while crying about something that was widespread practice back during the Age of Exploration and Colonialism.  Stop with the sniveling. 
  58. 2017 Wednesday: The so-called ‘religion of peace’ Islam is up to its old tricks as usual- terrorists carry out a suicide attack near the German embassy in Kabul that sends 90 unsuspecting believers up to hang with Allah sooner than any of them anticipated and causes another 461 unfortunate souls to wish they went with them.  What a lovely faith.  Time for a reformation…
  59. 2018 Thursday: In Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors beat the surprisingly competitive Cleveland Cavaliers by a final score of 124-114 by capitalizing on Cleveland’s mistakes and then making them pay for them in overtime.
  60. 2019 Friday: In Austin, Texas, famous guitarist/vocalist with the acid rock band, the 13th Floor Elevators dies at age 71.  In and out of mental institutions over the course of his life due to psychedelic drug use, he will forever live on in the minds of fans around the globe.
  61. 2020 Sunday: What the AICPENDBLOG.COM believes to be Communist China-well-funded and Democratic Party well-orchestrated and coordinated riots continue occurring in cities across the country, big and small.  The time is NOW for the government to regain control of the cities by putting the military into the streets.  Time to tell the People’s Republic of China that NEUTRON BOMBS will soon be on the way.  Is this the ‘second revolution?’ Will we throw this scum back or will we allow them to topple our government and then aid Beijing to control the world?  President Trump has said that ANTIFA is a domestic terrorist organization which we have said for several years now.  Time to crush the scumbags.
  62. 2020 Sunday A: Communist China’s gift to the world, COVID-19 continues causing problems, but you would not know it what with everyone out in the streets rioting, looting, burning, and killing.  Here are the global statistics for today: 6,152,160 confirmed cases, 371,700 confirmed deaths, and 2,637,496 confirmed recoveries.  Thank you, Comrade Xi!
  63. 2020 Sunday B: Here are the Wuhan Bat Virus statistics for the United States: 1,825,803 confirmed cases, 105,770 confirmed deaths, and 398,283 confirmed recoveries.  In the three states in which, the American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day has chef-authors, California, Hawaii, and Washington, here are the stats, California first: 110,583 confirmed cases, 4,213 confirmed deaths, and ZERO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Politics as usual.  Next, here are the stats for Hawaii: 651 confirmed cases, 17 confirmed deaths, and 606 confirmed recoveries.  Finally, here are the stats for the Evergreen State: 21,634 confirmed cases, 1,118 confirmed deaths, and like California, NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Here are the stats for Washington D.C. just to do something different: 8,801 confirmed cases, 466 confirmed deaths, but like other leftist places, NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.
  64. 2020 Sunday C: The city of Chicago experiences its worst day for homicides in 60 years what with 18 people being shot and killed in a single day.  What is wrong with the Windy City?  Why won’t liberal loony Mayor Lori Lightfoot step up and do the job the voters elected her to do?  The woman is a loser and must go via a recall election.  NOW!
  65. 2021 Monday Memorial Day: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole: 171,384,071 confirmed cases, +352,201, 3,564,522  confirmed deaths, +7,718 and 153,895,843 confirmed recoveries, +617,783.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 34,048,800 confirmed cases, UP 5,141 from yesterday’s reporting, 609,767 confirmed deaths, UP 223,[v] and 27,863,665 confirmed recoveries, UP 22,848.  We genuinely appreciate COVID Live Update World Meter for being honest in covering ALL the numbers- God bless them.[vi]  
  66. 2021 Monday Memorial Day A: Note: since Joe Biden became president on January 20, 2021, there have been 291,821 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 167,788 deaths  
  67. 2021 Monday Memorial Day 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: 3,789,660 confirmed cases, 63,247 confirmed deaths, and 2,054,305 confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,320,818 confirmed cases, 36,774 confirmed deaths, and 1,943,113 confirmed recoveries (same for several days now).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 36,276 confirmed cases, 500 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 438,015 confirmed cases, 5,829 confirmed deaths, and 212,777 confirmed recoveries.  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Massachusetts: they have 706,945 confirmed cases, 17,872 confirmed deaths, and 682,371 confirmed recoveries.[vii]   
  68. 2021 Monday Memorial Day C: Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 839,475 confirmed cases, 6,412 confirmed deaths, and 832,713 confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s figures).   Let’s look at one non-country- Afghanistan, home of the never-ending war: 72,981 cases of the virus, 2,974 confirmed deaths and 57,629 confirmed recoveries.[viii]     
  69. 2021 Monday Memorial Day D: Friday’s Stock Market Closes/Precious And Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 34,529.45, UP 64.81 points (+0.19%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 13,748.74, UP 12.46 points (+0.091%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,204.11, UP 3.23 points (+0.077%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $66.63 per barrel, +0.31 (+0.47%).  The price of GOLD is $1,903.70 per troy oz., +1.20 (+0.06%) while the price of SILVER is $28.07 per troy ounce, +0.05 (+0.18%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,184.40 per troy oz, +2.00 (+0.17%) while the price of COPPER is $4.67 per pound, -0.01 (-0.17%).[ix]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,822.33 per troy oz, +17.19 (+0.61%).[x] The price of RHODIUM is $24,750.00 per troy oz., +2000.00 (+8.79%).[xi]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000027.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.37 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.82 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.92.     In Comorian Franc, one greenback equals 403.29 and in Congolese Franc, a buck equals 1,983.77 and in Costa Rican Colón, one dollar equals 613.22 of theirs.[xii]     In other business news, Hawaii has the highest unemployment rate in the country followed by California.  
  70. 2021 Monday Memorial Day 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- in California, gasoline prices have risen to over $4.201 per gallon, $2.863 in Florida, $3.917 in Hawaii, and $3.575 in Washington state.[xiii]    Let’s look at one other location- U.S. Colorado: $3.123.  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- Suriname: $3.191 per U.S. Gallon.[xiv]  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,352,192,754,652 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping TRILLIONS.[xv]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do.
  71. 2021 Monday Memorial Day F: COVID-19 Updates and Additional Information–  Yesterday- and it must have been painful for him to say it- ABC’s Jon Karl said that ‘even if President Donald J. Trump says it does not mean it’s a lie.’  He was referring to President Trump placing the blame for the Xi Jinping Bat Flu squarely where it lays- on the Chi-Coms in general and the Wuhan Institute of Virology in particular.   Next, a California café owner has initiated a fee for anyone choosing to wear a mask in the establishment.   Moving on, the Biden regime is sending one million doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine to our South Korean allies.  Finally, the World Health Organization is studying reforms with which to strengthen the organization- cut the Chi-Coms out of it, that will work wonders.
  72. 2021 Monday Memorial Day G: Foreign News / Overseas News– Joe Biden is naming Caroline Kennedy to become U.S. ambassador to Australia.  (Note- better than Rahm Emanuel).  Next, U.S. intel reports that two Iranian vessels may be bound for Venezuela, a country where they are not supposed to visit.   Meanwhile, a former U.S. Marine is being sought by the Spanish government over his breaking into the North Korean embassy.  The Biden administration is weighing sending him to the Spaniards who may then send him to North Korea.  Speaking of North Korea, their government is slamming Joe Biden’s lifting of missile development restrictions on South Korea as being ‘hostile U.S. policy.’  Finally, Israeli Defense Forces head Benny Gantz is fearful over the possibility of assassination or civil war breaking out over the possible end of Benjamin Netanyahu’s time as head of state.
  73. 2021 Monday Memorial Day H: Political News I– Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-TX 2nd congressional district, has created a new website for whistleblowers in the U.S. military to expose the WOKE bull crap occurring within their ranks.  Next, following a walk-out by the Democrats at the state house in Texas, Governor Greg Abbott, GOP, is going to halt their paychecks.  Elsewhere, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sparks 2024 rumors what with a trip to Iowa.   In other utterly disturbing news, Governor Doug Ducey, RINO-AZ, has vetoed 22 bills including election security and anti-Critical Race Theory bills.  And you had questions about this loser being a RINO…
  74. 2022 Tuesday: Let us hope today is a slow news day…

BEVERLY CARRICK ORIGINAL ARTWORK OF THE DAY:

This artwork is #0847 an 8” x 10” original oil painting by Beverly Carrick, which, she entitled, “Hot Sunset.”  It is among her more beautiful works and is available for sale.  You can see much more of her work at her website, found at beverlycarrick.com, or at the blog’s Facebook page.  At her website, you will see not only more original oil paintings but also lithographs, giclees, prints, miniatures, photographs, and even her award-winning instructional video entitled, “Painting the Southwest with Beverly Carrick.”  Beverly has been painting for more than 60 years and known around the world for both the beauty and timelessness of her artworks.  Hanging in private and public galleries and followed by many fans encircling the globe—her works instill awe because of her artistic brilliance and personal beauty.  We urge you to go to her website NOW and view her work.  It is possible that you will find something you like and will want to buy it for yourself, a friend, a loved one, or a neighbor!  You will not be disappointed so please: do yourself a favor and go there IMMEDIATELY!  Thank you, the American Institute of Culinary Politics-Elemental News of the Day.

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Following “Sunflower,” the next Beach Boys album is “Surf’s Up,” an album that came out on August 30, 1971.  This is a phenomenal record, one that features every band member contributing lead vocals with the exception of Dennis.  The album features the same lineup as the preceding one: Brian Wilson (bass, piano, organ, vocals), Mike Love (vocals), Carl Wilson (vocals and guitars), Dennis Wilson (drums and vocals), Alan Jardine (guitars, bass, and vocals), and Bruce Johnston (vocals and bass).  The album is excellent all the way through with the exception of one peculiar track which we will get to.  The album opens with “Don’t Go Near the Water” sung by Mike, Al, and Brian followed by one of Carl Wilson’s all-time greatest, “Long Promised Road,” followed by “Take a Load off Your Feet” sung by Brian and Al followed by one of Bruce Johnston’s best, “Disney Girls 1957.”  Closing side one out is a remake of an old Lieber and Stoller song, “Riot in Cell Block Number 9” only done as “Student Demonstration Time” sung by Mike Love.  Side two opens with another Carl Wilson classic, “Feel Flows” followed by “Lookin’ at Tomorrow (A Welfare Song)” sung by Al followed by the extremely strange “A Day in the Life of a Tree” sung by two of Brian’s lyricists and Al.  Take this one for what you will.  The final two songs, “Til’ I Die” sung by Carl, Brian, and Mike is absolutely stunning followed by the final cut, one from Brian’s ‘Smile’ project, “Surf’s Up,” sung by Carl, Brian, and Al.  Absolutely amazing from start almost to the finish which is why we hope everyone will seek it out, give it a good listen, and to make it a part of your daily listening rotation.   You will be glad you did.

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

[ii] We look forward to presenting the music of Electric Light Orchestra sometime within the next 1-2 years

[iii] We hope to promote the music of Dire Straits within the next decade.

[iv] We hope to present the music of the J. Geil’s Band at some point within the next five years.  One of the great American bands, they most certainly deserve to be heard and celebrated by the readership of the American Institute of Culinary Politics-The Elemental News of the Day.

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

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

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

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

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

[x] 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.

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

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

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

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

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

116. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2022

1942 Sunday: German Fuhrer Adolf Hitler tells the party faithful that this year- if the German people do not desert him- the Third Reich will achieve victories on all fronts. The campaigning season on the Eastern Front is coming soon while the war in North Africa will proceed to victory. Meanwhile, the U-Boat campaign to starve Britain will continue and all is looking good.

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116. TODAY IN HISTORY—TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2022:

Confederate Heroes Memorial Day (Florida)

U.S. Attorney General Edwards Pierrepont; U.S. Acting and Secretary of Defense Mark Esper; U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Nazi Deputy Fuhrer Rudolf Hess; Dave Mason (band) featuring Mike Finnigan, the Faces featuring Rod Stewart, Mötley Crüe featuring John Corabi, Queen featuring Roger Taylor, and Spooky Tooth featuring Gary Wright:

  1. 0088 Monday: The 4th Roman Catholic Pope Clement I picked up his Holy Cross on this date and over the course of the next 11 years and 211 days, guided his earthly flock until November 23, 0099.
  2. 0304 Tuesday: The 29th Roman Catholic Pope St. Marcellinus ended his time as the Vicar of Christ on this date.  He first became pontiff on June 30, 296, and guided his earthly flock from then until today.
  3. 0757 Friday: The 92nd Roman Catholic Pope Stephen II ended his time as pontiff on this date.  He became pontiff on March 26, 0752.
  4. 1220 Sunday: German King Frederick I grant bishops sovereign rights.
  5. 1514 Sunday: Astronomer Nicholas Copernicus makes the first observations of the planet, Saturn.
  6. 1532 Tuesday: On his way to Vienna, Ottoman Turk Sultan Suleiman fights his way through Hungary.
  7. 1564 Sunday: At the Holy Trinity Church in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, priests baptized William Shakespeare.
  8. 1607 Thursday: English colonists went ashore at present-day Cape Henry, Virginia, on an expedition to establish the first permanent English settlement in the Western Hemisphere.
  9. 1654 Sunday: Brazil expels its Jewish inhabitants.
  10. 1655 Monday: The Dutch West Indies Company denies Peter Stuyvesant’s demand that the company expel all Jews from New Amsterdam. 
  11. 1721 Saturday: On this date, medical professionals administer the first smallpox vaccinations to a willing group of participants.
  12. 1819 Monday: The first Odd Fellows lodge in the United States underwent establishment in Baltimore, Md.
  13. 1828 Saturday: To help Greece’s demand for independence from the Ottoman Empire, Russia declares war on the Turks.
  14. 1859 Tuesday: A jury acquits Dan Sickles of murder on grounds of temporary insanity.  This is the original time defense attorneys use this defense successfully in the United States.
  15. 1865 Wednesday: Federal troops surrounded and killed John Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Abraham Lincoln, near Port Royal, Virginia.  Just before dying, Booth looked at his hands and gasped, “Useless, useless.”  Meanwhile, Confederate General J.E. Johnson surrenders the Army of Tennessee to the Union at Fort Dunham, North Carolina.
  16. 1875 Monday: The 33rd U.S. Attorney General Edwards Pierrepont assumed his position on this date.  A Democrat and then a Republican, he served under President Ulysses S. Grant from April 26, 1875, to May 21, 1876.
  17. 1894 Thursday: In Alexandria, Egypt, future Nazi Deputy Fuhrer Rudolf Hess is born.
  18. 1905 Wednesday: Jack McCarthy of the Chicago Cubs becomes the only major league player to throw out 3 runners at plate in one game; all were ends of double plays.
  19. 1914 Sunday: Author Bernard Malamud (“The Natural”) was born in New York.
  20. 1915 Monday: During World War I, Italy secretly signs the Pact of London, a pact that allied the nation with the British, France, and Russia.  On the Western Front, the Second Battle of Ypres continues with German gains being thrown back by the Allies.  On the Eastern Front, the Russians are fighting in Armenia, seeking to push the Ottomans back.  Fighting is intense.
  21. 1916 Wednesday: Rumanian is making noise about entering the war on the side of the Allies.  Austro-Hungary cannot allow this to happen but are facing increasing attacks from the Russians.
  22. 1917 Thursday: Fighting continues on various fronts during World War I.   On the Balkan Front, Bulgarians are trying to break through British forces along the Doiron-Vardar, aka the Macedonian Front.  The Brits are trying to aid their Serbian allies, but the Bulgarians are able to keep them holding tight.  Still, the Rumanians are making noises about entering the war on the side of the Allies and this could put the Bulgarians in jeopardy.  
  23. 1921 Tuesday: For the first time in the history of the nation, the people of St. Louis, Missouri, heard weather broadcasts live on the air.  
  24. 1923 Thursday: Britain’s Prince Albert, Duke of York (the future King George VI) married Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon at Westminster Abbey.
  25. 1926 Monday: Germany and the Soviet Union sign a treaty of neutrality and peace.
  26. 1928 Thursday: Madame Tussaud’s waxwork exhibition opens in London.   
  27. 1931 Sunday: NBC Radio premiered “Lum and Abner” a show fans would enjoy for the next 24 years.
  28. 1933 Wednesday: On this day in history, Nazi Germany created its infamous secret police, the Gestapo.
  29. 1937 Monday: German and Italian warplanes raided the Basque town of Guernica during the Spanish Civil War; estimates of the number of people killed vary from the hundreds to the thousands.
  30. 1940 Friday: Fighting continues in Norway as advancing German troops and armored units continue pushing Norwegian and British troops back.  North of Lillehammer, fighting is fierce, but the Germans are getting the upper hand.  Meanwhile, the Luftwaffe scores a direct hit on the Norwegian destroyer Garn, catching her moored in the Sognefjord.  However, loss of life was minimal as the crew was able to abandon ship at the first signs of attack as the vessel had no antiaircraft batteries.  
  31. 1941 Saturday: For the first time in the history of Major League Baseball, an organist performed for the delight of the fans.  This event took place in Chicago, Illinois.   Elsewhere, in the Balkans, the Greeks and British- although in headlong retreat- are still capable of putting up resistance via rearguard actions.  They are able to slow the Nazi advance as they blow up key infrastructure.  Half a world away, South African troops finally overcome the Fascist Italian stand at Dessie and in so doing capture approximately 8,000 prisoners.  The Italians have had enough.
  32. 1942 Sunday: German Fuhrer Adolf Hitler tells the party faithful that this year- if the German people do not desert him- the Third Reich will achieve victories on all fronts.  The campaigning season on the Eastern Front is coming soon while the war in North Africa will proceed to victory.  Meanwhile, the U-Boat campaign to starve Britain will continue and all is looking good.
  33. 1943 Monday: Gary Wright, future keyboardist, and vocalist with the British band Spooky Tooth[i] and as a solo artist was born on today’s date in Cresskill, New Jersey.  Meanwhile, due to increasing outrage over the Katyn Forest Massacre by the Free Polish government in London, Moscow severs all ties to the ‘western Poles.’  Such is Josef Stalin’s way.
  34. 1944 Wednesday: The British go after the German battleship Tirpitz yet again but fall short in attacking the vessel.  Prime Minister Winston Churchill has long been fearful of the Tirpitz believing that she could pose an imminent threat to Allied shipping and thus loads of resources are obliterated trying to send the fearsome ship to the bottom of a Norwegian fjord.
  35. 1945 Thursday: Free French troops arrested Marshal Henri Philippe Petain, the head of France’s Vichy government during World War II, on today’s date.  Elsewhere, the Red Army continues battering its way into Berlin.  Resistance is fierce and the lives of Russian soldiers are expendable.  In the Pacific, the Japanese are being rolled up wherever the Allies encounter them in Burma, the Philippines, and on Okinawa as the U.S. Marines work at cracking the Shuri Line.  Meanwhile, future famed keyboardist who played with just about everyone—Mike Finnigan[ii]—is born on this date in Troy, Ohio.
  36. 1952 Saturday: The destroyer-minesweeper USS Hobson sank in the central Atlantic after colliding with the aircraft carrier USS Wasp with the loss of 176 crewmembers.
  37. 1954 Monday: Nationwide testing of the Salk polio vaccine begins.  Elsewhere, the Battle of Dien Bien Phu continues what with the communists concentrating on the southern outpost of Isabelle, the second largest firebase of the entire French military compound.   French Foreign Legionnaires and Algerian Tirailleurs are fighting to push back approach trenches and to take the fight to the enemy rather than have the fight taken to them.  Problems elsewhere continue with the airdrop of supplies, much of it going to the communists and not the brave French Union defenders.[iii]  Still, the French troops will continue draining the communists of massive quantities of blood.  If only they can bleed them dry…
  38. 1956 Thursday: The first modern container ship, the Ideal X, sails from Port Newark, N.J. for Houston, Texas.
  39. 1959 Sunday: In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, future vocalist with the hard rock band, Mötley Crüe[iv]– John Corabi- is born.  He would replace Vince Neil when the original vocalist decided to take time away from the band.
  40. 1960 Tuesday: In Birmingham, England, future drummer/vocalist with the rock band, Queen[v]– Roger Taylor- is born on this date.
  41. 1961 Wednesday: The rest of the French military finally quashes the revolt by French paratroopers in Algeria to continue the war against the Muslim rebels.  Elsewhere, Roger Maris hits the first of 61 homers in 1961.
  42. 1964 Sunday: The African nations of Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form Tanzania.  Elsewhere, the Boston Celtics won their sixth consecutive NBA title.  They won two more before their amazing streak ended.   Meanwhile, future acting and U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper is born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania.  As Acting U.S. secretary of Defense, Esper served under President Donald J. Trump from June 24, 2019, to July 15, 2019.  As actual U.S. secretary of the Defense, the Republican served under the same president from July 23, 2019, to November 09, 2020, when President Trump terminated his employment.   
  43. 1966 Tuesday: An earthquake of magnitude 7.5 destroys Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
  44. 1968 Friday: Anti-war protesters seize administration buildings at Ohio State.  Meanwhile, beneath the Nevada desert, the United States exploded a 1.3 megaton nuclear device called “Boxcar.”  Man, oh, man.
  45. 1976 Monday: Pan Am begins non-stop flights from New York City to Tokyo.
  46. 1981 Sunday: In Tucson, Arizona, a major bank robbery takes place netting the thieves over $33 million.
  47. 1982 Monday: Rod Stewart[vi], the brilliant Scottish rocker, suffers a mugging with thieves making off with his $50,000 Porsche.  Meanwhile, the Argentina military on South Georgia Island near the Falklands, surrenders to British troops.
  48. 1983 Tuesday: The DOW Jones Industrial Average breaks 1,200 for the first time.
  49. 1986 Saturday: A major nuclear accident occurred at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine, which was then a part of the former Soviet Union—it remains radioactive to this day.  Dozens of personnel were killed outright in the blast while the long-term death toll is believed to be in the high thousands.  
  50. 1989 Wednesday: Actress-comedian Lucille Ball died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California, at age 77.
  51. 1990 Thursday: Pitcher Nolan Ryan ties Bob Feller’s record of pitching 12, 1-hitter games in Major League Baseball.
  52. 1991 Friday: Soccer star Diego Maradona suspended for using cocaine undergoes arrest in Argentina for possession and distribution of illegal narcotics.
  53. 1994 Tuesday: Voting began in South Africa’s first all-race elections, resulting in a victory for the African National Congress and the inauguration of Nelson Mandela as president.  Meanwhile, China Airlines Flight 140, a Taiwanese Airbus A-300, crashed while landing in Nagoya, Japan, killing 264 people (there were seven survivors).
  54. 2000 Wednesday: Unhappy with the snail’s pace of the state government in Albany, N.Y., in identifying the state’s far too numerous sex offenders, a parents’ group beat them to the jump by posting a large number of sexual deviates online along with their personal information for the world to see.  Surely the state government will do something to THESE PEOPLE while protecting the perverts, rapists, and child molesters.   
  55. 2001 Thursday: The New York State GOP is urging the state government to cut the $132 million tax on gasoline until at least Labor Day as prices at the pump are stifling business and hurting New Yorkers. 
  56. 2002 Friday: In Erfurt, Germany, a 19-year-old kid goes berserk, killing 13 teachers, 2 students, a cop, and then himself using a handgun.  We thought only the United States had these kinds of events.  What’s up with that?
  57. 2003 Saturday: Unknown thugs set off a series of incendiary devices in an ammo dump in suburban Baghdad that killed several people and injured loads of others; the explosions went on all night.  U.S. investigators are seeking answers.
  58. 2004 Monday: Following conservative criticism of his anti-war activities during the Vietnam War, Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry accused President George W. Bush of failing to prove whether he had fulfilled his commitment to the National Guard during the same period.  Elsewhere, the government unveiled its new, colorized $50 bill.  Finally, author Hubert Selby, Jr., died in Los Angeles, California, at age 75.
  59. 2005 Tuesday: Ending its 29-year military occupation of neighboring Lebanon, Syria begins removing its troops and returns them to home.   Elsewhere, Charles A. Duelfer, the chief U.S. weapons inspector combing Iraq for the hidden weapons of mass destruction says the search has gone about as far as it feasibly can.  Nothing to find, nothing to see here and yet, we are engaged in a horrible war in Iraq.
  60. 2006 Wednesday: President George W. Bush names Tony Snow as the new White House press secretary.  Elsewhere, a new video hits the news cycle in which, jihadist thug and al-Qaida hatchet man Abu Musab al-Zarqawi in which the ranting murdering lunatic blasts President George W. Bush and the sycophantic Iraqi government. 
  61. 2007 Thursday: Rep. Dennis  Kucinich, D-OH 10th congressional district, puts forth H. RES 333 calling for the impeachment and removal of Vice President Richard “Dick” Cheney.  There were three charges against the vice president- (1) Cheney manipulated the intelligence process with which to deceive the American people into believing there were weapons of mass destruction so the U.S. could launch an invasion of Iraq; (2) the vice president fabricated a connection between Iraq and al-Qaida; and (3) the vice president was seeking a way to attack Iran even though Iran had nothing to do with the other two issues.
  62. 2008 Saturday: The Turkish military plunges across the northern border of Iraq and launches an attack on Kurdish Workers Party positions.  Elsewhere, Somali pirates release the crew of the captured Spanish FV Playa De Bako after receiving their ransom.
  63. 2009 Sunday: The U.S. government declares a public health emergency as cases of the swine flu- from the People’s Republic of China- begins showing up in the United States.   Meanwhile, French cruise ship MSC Melody fights off an attack by Somali pirates in the Gulf of Aden.
  64. 2010 Monday: Britain’s ambassador to the crap-hole nation of Yemen- Timothy Torlot- survives an attempted suicide bombing attack.   Meanwhile, in Hebron, a Hamas thug trying to commit acts of terror ends up being the one killed after Israeli Defense Forces take the POS out.
  65. 2011 Tuesday: In the Ukraine, citizens observe the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl Disaster, where the nuclear reactor underwent a meltdown.  Elsewhere, a bunch of Palestinian-loving, anti-Israel liberals are rounding up a flotilla of boats with more than 1,500 people aboard to challenge the embargo the Israelis have on guns and ammo reaching the Hamas thugs.
  66. 2012 Thursday: During the second day of evidence at the Levisohn Inquiry, Rupert Murdock reveals there was a ‘cover-up’ at ‘News of the World’ but that he had no knowledge of it.  Meanwhile, Bo Xilai, the ousted communist party head of Chongqing, communist China, is in deeper trouble seeing as how news about him spying on Chinese President Hu Jintao and did God knows what with the information.  
  67. 2013 Friday: In Birmingham, United Kingdom, eleven members of a terror cell find themselves in the joint for planning an attack to exceed the atrocities committed on July 7 and 9/11.  Elsewhere, once again, North Korea is talking crap with South Korea so to be on the safe side in any ‘negotiations’ with the North, Seoul orders its remaining workers out of the Kaesong Industrial Region because no one ever knows what the Kim Family might do when agitated.
  68. 2014 Saturday: Football players at Northwestern University cast votes on whether to form a union; the National Labor Relations Board, giving the students the right to organize, ruled the players last month to be university employees.  Elsewhere, in southern Afghanistan in Kandahar Province, a helicopter crash kills five British ISAF specialists training Afghan forces.
  69. 2015 Sunday: The so-called religion of peace in the form of Boko Haram launches a major assault on Nigeran forces holding Karamga Island in Lake Chad, killing numerous soldiers.   By the end of the fighting, Boko Haram owns the island.    Meanwhile, in northeastern Syria’s Idlib Governate, Syrian warplanes bomb the city of Jisr al-Shughur the day after a group of al-Qaida thugs and sympathetic others overran the city.   
  70. 2016 Tuesday: Today is a BIG PRIMARY DAY in the United States as voters across the country flock to the polls.  The states on the line today are Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island with Donald Trump expected to reel in the lion’s share of votes in the GOP primaries while Hillary Clinton is expected to win all but one; Rhode Island should go to Bernie Sanders, the Vermont communist.  A few more victories and Hillary will wrap up the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination.
  71. 2017 Wednesday: On Hulu, “The Handmaid’s Tale” begins its run.  The show is an adaptation of a novel by author Margaret Atwood.   Elsewhere, Venezuela becomes all huffy-puffy over the Organization of American States calling a meeting of member states without sending an invite to the crumbling socialist hellhole.
  72. 2018 Thursday: Mike Pompeo became U.S. Secretary of State under President Donald J. Trump on this date.  Meanwhile, in Pennsylvania, a jury finds comedian Bill Cosby guilty of sexual assault.   Elsewhere, Avigdor Lieberman warns Tehran that IF the Iranians do something crazy such as attacking Tel Aviv, the Israelis will light the Shiite lunatics up.  Finally, by a 14-7 vote, the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee votes to keep the special counsel Robert S. Mueller III and his investigation into bogus Trump-Russia collusion in place.
  73. 2019 Friday: At a meeting of the National Rifle Association, President Donald J. Trump announces that he is withdrawing the United States from the Arms Trade Treaty, an agreement between many nations that regulates the flow of firearms around the world.
  74. 2020 Sunday:  On the COVID-19 battlefront today, the world announces 2,965,263 confirmed cases of the Wuhan Virus what with 206,265 confirmed deaths but 863,464 confirmed recoveries.  In the United States, we have 985,027 confirmed cases what with 55,383 confirmed deaths but 109,12 confirmed recoveries.  Communist China continues lying by claiming the same number of cases that they have been reporting for a couple of weeks now: 88,423 confirmed cases, 4,632 confirmed cases, and 81,785 confirmed recoveries.  The fact that the Chinese continue spreading this bulls**t means when we come out on the other side that we hammer them with all manner of lawsuits, that we repatriate American industries in their country, and that we return to a Two-China Policy in which, we recognize Taiwan, aka Nationalist or Free China, as the rightful ruler of the mainland portion of the country.  It would serve Beijing right.  Either that or pay $10 million per death to the victims of the virus they engineered in their Wuhan Institute of Virology around the entire world.  
  75. 2021 Monday: COVID-19 Statistics for the Planet as a Whole: 147,346,436 confirmed cases, +697,114, 3,112,206  confirmed deaths, +9,618, and 85,028,957 confirmed recoveries, +539,462.  Next, here are the stats for the United States: 32,320,125 confirmed cases, UP 75,508 from yesterday’s reporting, 578,356 confirmed deaths, UP 1,132,[vii] and 119,078,566 confirmed recoveries, UP 2,264.  Note- we are going to do our own estimates of recoveries based on percentages seeing as how the CDC won’t report them.[viii] 
  76. 2021 Monday A: Note: Since Joe Biden Became President On January 20, 2021, There Have Been 263,905 Chi-Vi Deaths in the United States- feeble old Joe, in another four to five weeks, you will have tied the total number witnessed by the Trump administration in nearly a year of the rampaging coronavirus pandemic.    
  77. 2021 Monday B: COVID-19 Statistics in the four states in which, the world-famous American Institute of Culinary Politics-the Elemental News of the Day employs chef-bloggers- California, Florida, Hawaii, and Washington- here are the stats, California first: 3,731,677 confirmed cases, 61,434 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries.  Moving on, here are the numbers for Florida: 2,212,097 confirmed cases, 34,912 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Next here are the numbers for Hawaii: 32,284 confirmed cases, 478 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s count).  Finally, here are the stats for Washington: 397,006 confirmed cases, 5,478 confirmed deaths, and NO MENTION of confirmed recoveries (same as yesterday’s).  Let us look at one other portion of the U.S., Rhode Island, the smallest state in the Union: they have 146,960 confirmed cases, 2,663 confirmed deaths, but no mention of confirmed recoveries.[ix]   
  78. 2021 Monday C: Now that Mo has relocated to Israel, let’s look at the statistics there: 838,107 confirmed cases, 6,353 confirmed deaths, and 829,983 confirmed recoveries.   Let’s look at one non-country- Lithuania, a bastion of freedom in the Baltic: 241,872 cases of the virus, 3,857 confirmed deaths and 218,011 confirmed recoveries.[x]    
  79. 2021 Monday D:   Stock Market Closes/Precious And Rare Metals: DOW Jones Industrial Average: 33,981.57, DOWN 61.92 points (-0.18%).  Next, the NASDAQ: 14,138.78, UP 121.97 points (+0.87%).  Finally, here are the stats for the S&P 500: 4,187.62, UP 7.45 points (+0.18%).  The price of Light Sweet Crude Oil is $62.05 per barrel, +0.14 (+0.26%).  The price of GOLD is $1,782.00 per troy oz., +1.90 (+0.11%) while the price of SILVER is $26.31 per troy ounce, +0.10 (+0.39%).  The price of PLATINUM is $1,255.20 per troy oz, +8.80 (+0.71%) while the price of COPPER is $4.46 per pound, +0.02 (+0.43%).[xi]  The price of PALLADIUM is $2,912.58 per troy oz, -0.97 (-0.03%).[xii] The price of RHODIUM is $28,800.00 per troy oz., 0.00 (0.00%).[xiii]    Currently, Bitcoin, one U.S. greenback = 0.000018.  As for Chi-Com money, one-dollar U.S. = 6.48 Chinese yuan.  Meanwhile, one-dollar U.S. = 0.83 euros and in Mexican pesos equals 19.87.     In Kenyan Schilling, one greenback equals 108.00 and in Korean- North Won, a buck equals 900.03 and in Angolan Kwanza, one dollar equals 652.83 of theirs.[xiv]  
  80. 2021 Monday E: U.S. National Debt And Gasoline Prices In The Three States In Which We Have Chef-Authors– Thanks to the Biden administration, gasoline prices continue rising by the day- in California, gasoline prices have risen to over $3.994 per gallon, $2.788 in Florida, $3.743 in Hawaii, and $3.413 in Washington state.[xv]    Let’s look at one other location- Missouri: $2.568.  We are going to do something else that could be fun- gasoline prices around the world going from cheapest to highest.  The first country on the list is the absolute lowest gasoline price, Venezuela: $0.076 per U.S. Gallon.[xvi]  How about that?  Meanwhile, here is a snapshot of the U.S. National Debt for today: $28,217,294,081,383 and the Democrats are adding TRILLIONS of dollars to it, not BILLIONS but flipping TRILLIONS.[xvii]  Cloward and Piven causing problems like they always do.
  81. 2021 Monday F: Joe Biden’s Border Catastrophe– Customs and Border Patrol confirmed early today that 800 Venezuelans have been apprehended along our southern border attempting to cross into the U.S.  According to the Bidenistas, these intruders will most likely be given protected status meaning U.S. taxpayers will be footing the bill for decades to come as well as for their ever-increasing progeny.   In other border news, the Grand Old Party (GOP) claims that ‘IF we win back the majority in the House in 2022, we will refund the construction of the border wall.’  (Note- we believe that besides the wall, we should lay in minefields, obstacles for vehicles, boats, and people, as well as electrifying a second inner fence and the building of foo gas trenches past that.  We also believe that baby alligators must be seeded from the Deep South to the Rio Grande, and also that military bases should be relocated to the border, especially since we do much of our war-fighting in the Middle East.  Add to that the laying in of razor wire fences along the boundary line through the middle of the Rio Grande and the positioning of fast action helicopter and drone forces would also help halt the cartels just as targeted assassinations of coyotes would be good, too.  This would solve a lot of problems.  Period).
  82. 2021 Monday G: Foreign News / Overseas News– at a recent confab of House Republicans, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned his fellow Republicans NOT to go soft on ongoing Chi-Com espionage operations ongoing in the United States.  We must remain vigilant.   Next, Israeli intelligence officials are planning a visit to Washington, D.C. to see their counterparts and to warn them that Joe Biden’s concessions to the Iranians are not beneficial for either nation.   Sadly, this announcement follows on the heels that former U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry, Democratic-Sociali