The John Batchelor Show

The John Batchelor Show

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The John Batchelor Show is a breaking-news program that focusses on global politics, economics, war-fighting, hard sciences, space exploration, literature and whimsy. Four hours a night, seven days a week; most rigorous news analysis in the New World; followed daily in 192 countries.
Climate change and contentious deep-sea fishing in the 21st century. @MalinPinsky, Rutgers
Jul 16 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Male and female Sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) specimens.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Climate change and contentious deep-sea fishing in the 21st century.…
Reagan vs the dying Politburo: “The Brink: 1 of 2: President Reagan and the Nuclear War Scare of 1983” by Marc Ambinder
Jul 16 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Andropov (seated second from right in the front row) presides over the USSR’s 60th Anniversary after succeeding Brezhnev as its leader.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow…
Trump shows weakness to the enemy & What is to be done? @ThadMcCotter
Jul 16 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo English: Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump meet at the 2017 G-20 Hamburg Summit Date 7 July 2017 Source http://kremlin.ru/events/president/news/55006/photos Author Kremlin.ru: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Hamas rockets Israel & What is to be done? Malcolm Hoenlein @ThadMcCotter
Jul 16 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Eight Qassam launchers, seven equipped with operating systems and one armed and ready to launch, were uncovered during a counter-terrorism operation in northern Gaza. Had it been launched, this Qassam would have targeted Israel’s…
Peter Strzok sniffs at a Congressional melee.@AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jul 16 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Strzok before Congress ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Peter Strzok sniffs at a Congressional melee.@AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
“Indiana” Hoenlein and the Lost Amulet of the City of David. @ThadMcCotter Indiana Hoenlein.
Jul 16 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Archaeologists discovered a 1,000-year-old clay amulet about the size of a dime at one of the oldest historical sites in Jerusalem. The tiny amulet belonged to a man named Kareem and is inscribed with a personal prayer, “Kareem trusts in…
Taliban Special Forces, the Red Unit, badly defeat Afghan National Forces.
Jul 16 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Taliban Special Forces, the Blood Unit) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Taliban Special Forces, the Blood Unit, badly defeat Afghan National Forces.…
Syria’s Idlib province descends to ISIS making war on Al Qaeda. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio
Jul 16 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s Islamic State continues to operate throughout Syria, including in the northwestern province of Idlib. The group has claimed a series of plots targeting its jihadist and Islamist rivals in recent weeks. The attacks…
If the Trump Administration doesn’t break off, the tariffs will work against China. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter
Jul 16 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow If the Trump Administration doesn’t break off, the tariffs will work against China. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter…
Will the US play the Taiwan card against China & What is to be done? Stephen Yates, DC Advisory.
Jul 16 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Will the US play the Taiwan card against China? & What is to be done? Stephen Yates, DC Advisory.
“Gun control is expensive, but it doesn’t follow that it’s effective.” 2 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst
Jul 16 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow “Gun control is expensive, but it doesn’t follow that it’s effective.” 2 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst
“Gun control is expensive, but it doesn’t follow that it’s effective.” 1 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst
Jul 16 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow “Gun control is expensive, but it doesn’t follow that it’s effective.” 1 of 2. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst
Will Trump trade Syria to Putin for an exit strategy? “The Syrian Rebellion: 2 of 2: by Fouad Ajami.
Jul 15 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: YPG and YPJ fighters) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Will Trump trade Syria to Putin for an exit strategy? “The Syrian Rebellion: 2 of 2: by Fouad Ajami.…
Will Trump trade Syria to Putin for an exit strategy? “The Syrian Rebellion: 1 of 2: by Fouad Ajami.
Jul 15 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Syrians attend a mass funeral for people whom anti-government protesters said were killed by Syrian security forces in earlier protests against Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad, in Duma near Damascus March 26, 2012. )…
Russians whipped without our trucks and planes: “Freedom’s Forge: 2 of 2: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II” by Arthur Herman
Jul 15 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: U.S. planes stand ready to be picked up at Abadan Field, Iran, which in the rainy season was reported as being the “damnedest gumbo you ever saw.” Five principal types of aircraft were delivered to Russia, three of which are shown here. Of…
Russians whipped without our trucks and planes: “Freedom’s Forge: 1 of 2: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II” by Arthur Herman
Jul 15 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: From 1942 until 1945, the Army worked to open and operate a supply line of lend-lease trucks and war munitions to Russia through the Persian Gulf. The British government ruled over the region at the time, necessitating the Army learn to…
Antisemitism by any acronym: “The BDS War Against Israel: 2 of 2: The Orwellian Campaign to Destroy Israel Through the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement” by Jed Babbin and Herbert London
Jul 15 • 23 min
Antisemitism by any acronym: “The BDS War Against Israel: 2 of 2: The Orwellian Campaign to Destroy Israel Through the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement” by Jed Babbin and Herbert London…
Antisemitism by any acronym: “The BDS War Against Israel: 2: 1 o The Orwellian Campaign to Destroy Israel Through the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement” by Jed Babbin and Herbert London
Jul 15 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Antisemitism by any acronym: “The BDS War Against Israel: 2: 1 o The Orwellian Campaign to Destroy Israel Through the Boycott, Divestment…
One hundred years of denial by Turkey: “The Burning Tigris: The Armenian Genocide and America’s Response” by Peter Balakian
Jul 15 • 15 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Picture showing Armenians killed during the Armenian Genocide. Image taken from Ambassador Morgenthau’s Story, written by Henry Morgenthau, Sr. and published in 1918. Original description: “THOSE WHO FELL BY THE WAYSIDE. Scenes…
Early lessons learned of ISIS at the capture of Mosul, Summer 2014. @SebGorka
Jul 15 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:2014 La seguente pagina contiene collegamenti a questo file: Massacro di Camp Speicher ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Early lessons learned of ISIS at the capture of…
War on Frappuccino. @HenryIMiller @HooverInst
Jul 15 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:File:Strawberry Delight Frappuccino.JPG ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow War on Frappuccino. @HenryIMiller @HooverInst
The Kremlin masterminded the US humiliation, 1975: “Black April: 2 of 2: The Fall of South Vietnam, 1973-75” by George J Veith.
Jul 15 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Unification parade a few days later, in 1975. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Kremlin masterminded the US humiliation, 1975: “Black April: 2 of 2: The Fall of South…
The Kremlin masterminded the US humiliation, 1975: “Black April: 1 of 2: The Fall of South Vietnam, 1973-75” by George J Veith.
Jul 15 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Dương Văn Minh, the last president of Vietnam is escorted away by PAVN soldiers. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Kremlin masterminded the US humiliation, 1975: “Black…
“God bless Secretary Mattis” facing down the Red China aggressors. @SebGorka
Jul 14 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Defense Secretary James N. Mattis walks with Gen. Wei Fenghe, China’s defense minister, at China’s Ministry of National Defense in Beijing, June 27, 2018. DoD photo by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Trump challenges Old Europe NATO & What is to be done? @SebGorka
Jul 14 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Representatives of the 19-member NATO nations stand for a group photograph during the commemorative ceremony of the 50th anniversary of NATO held at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium (AWMA), Washington, D.C., USA on April 23, 1999. Date 23…
Hotel Mars: Return to climbing Mt Sharp. Ashwin Vasavada, Program Scientist Curiosity. David Livingston, SpaceShow.com
Jul 14 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:This composite image looking toward the higher regions of Mount Sharp was taken on September 9, 2015, by NASA’s Curiosity rover. In the foreground — about 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the rover — is a long ridge teeming with hematite, an…
Hotel Mars: Curiosity in pursuit of organic mysteries. AsHwin Vasavada, Program Scientist Curiosity. David Livingston, SpaceShow.com
Jul 14 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: At the center of this image from NASA’s Curiosity rover is the hole in a rock called “John Klein” where the rover conducted its first sample drilling on Mars. The drilling took place on Feb. 8, 2013, or Sol 182, Curiosity’s 182nd Martian…
Forever appalling: “Asperger’s Children: 2 of 2: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna” by Edith Sheffer.
Jul 14 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Vienna General Hospital, 1784) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Forever appalling: “Asperger’s Children: 2 of 2: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna” by Edith Sheffer. […
Forever appalling: “Asperger’s Children: 1 of 2: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna” by Edith Sheffer.
Jul 14 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:A white-coated man in his thirties sits at a table across from a boy. He looks intently at the boy through his rimless glasses. His hair is cropped fairly short on the sides and is wavy on top. The boy, seated in the foreground with his…
How crazy was 1939? “A Most Dangerous Book: 3 of 3: Tacitus’s Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich” by Christopher B. Krebs
Jul 14 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow How crazy was 1939? “A Most Dangerous Book: 3 of 3: Tacitus’s Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich” by Christopher B. Krebs…
How crazy was 1939? “A Most Dangerous Book: 2 of 3: Tacitus’s Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich” by Christopher B. Krebs
Jul 14 • 16 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:1940: Polski: Adolf Hitler, Heinrich Himmler i Karl Wolff oraz inni oficerowie oglądają zniszczony czołg francuski Char B1. Date June 1940 Source Nac.gov.pl Author ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
How crazy was 1939? “A Most Dangerous Book: 1 of 3: Tacitus’s Germania from the Roman Empire to the Third Reich” by Christopher B. Krebs
Jul 14 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Hitler, Adolf: Reichskanzler, Deutschland Himmler, Heinrich: Reichsführer der SS, Deutschland (GND 11855123X) Wolff, Karl: SS-Obergruppenführer, General, Adjutant Heinrich Himmlers, 1964 vom Schwurgericht München zu 15 Jahren Zuchthaus…
Madness of crowds: “Hitler’s Charisma: 3 of 3: Leading Millions into the Abyss” by Laurence Rees
Jul 14 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Francisco Franco y Adolf Hitler, en una imagen de archivo.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Madness of crowds: “Hitler’s Charisma: 3 of 3: Leading Millions into the Abyss”…
Madness of crowds: “Hitler’s Charisma: 2 of 3: Leading Millions into the Abyss” by Laurence Rees
Jul 14 • 17 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Ethnic Germans in the city of Eger (Czech: Cheb) greeting Hitler with the Nazi salute after he crossed the border into the formerly Czechoslovak Sudetenland on 3 October 1938) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Madness of crowds: “Hitler’s Charisma: 1 of 3: Leading Millions into the Abyss” by Laurence Rees
Jul 14 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Rosenheim.- Ortsgruppenfeier, zum 15jährigen bestehen der Ortsgruppe der NSDAP. Rede von Adolf Hitler Depicted people Hitler, Adolf: Reichskanzler, Deutschland Date 1935 Photographer Unknown) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
The New American Civil War: The Othering of Brett Kavanaugh. Michael Vlahos. Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis
Jul 14 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:The start of the 2009 March (2009) Marchforlife2009alldotorg.JPG: Eric Martin and Rick Johnson derivative work: Ferrylodge (talk) - Marchforlife2009alldotorg.JPG March for Life crowd shot of the beginning of the march in Washington, D.C.…
The New American Civil War: The Othering of Rod Rosenstein. Michael Vlahos Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis
Jul 14 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Nikita Khrushchev views the wreckage of a downed Lockheed U-2. The 1960 U-2 incident was a major topic at the May 16–17, 1960 summit in Paris. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
Pacific Watch: The new normal California fires burn nearly as fast at night as during the day and evening. @JeffBliss1
Jul 14 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:29 July 2010. The Crown Fire near Palmdale, CA. Taken from 25 miles away in Llano, CA. Date 30 July 2010, 03:07 Source Crown fire, northern Los Angeles county, near Palmdale. 29 July 2010 Uploaded by Matthewedwards )…
The strange facts of marketing the regulated organic chicken. @HenryIMiller @HooverInst
Jul 14 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoChickens of many breeds at a farm in Missoula, Montana (USA). Date 13 June 2007, 20:03 Source Chickens: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The strange facts of marketing the…
The Kavanaugh fight ahead illustrates the great divide that started at Roe. @DanHenninger
Jul 14 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Byron White was the senior dissenting justice. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Kavanaugh fight ahead illustrates the great divide that started at Roe. @DanHenninger…
Argentina demands Russia extraditeIran’s Velayati of Iran for multiple murders in 1994. Malcolm Hoenlein
Jul 14 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Ali Akbar Velayati the Advisor on international affairs of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei the Supreme Leader of Iran and Head of Center for Strategic Researches. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
The rescue and fate of one Syrian child. Itai Pesach, Safra Children’s Hospital. shebamedical.org. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_Pres
Jul 14 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Safra Children’s Hospital I, David Shay Safra Children Hospital, Sheba Medical Center ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The rescue and fate of one Syrian child. Itai…
NASA again delays manned spacecraft. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jul 14 • 15 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – This is an artist’s conception of the CST-100 under development by The Boeing Co. of Houston for NASA’s Commercial Crew Program (CCP). In 2011, NASA selected Boeing during Commercial Crew Development Round 2 (CCDev2)…
Soviet Venus probe to crash on the Kremlin in the 2023-2025 zone. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jul 14 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The Molniya (Russian: Молния, meaning “lightning”), GRAU Index 8K78, was a modification of the well-known R-7 Semyorka rocket and had four stages.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
Will Trump trade Syria to Putin in order to exit the region? Danielle Pletka, @AEI Malcolm Hoenlein
Jul 13 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Русский: Президент России Владимир Путин с Президентом Сирийской Арабской Республики Башаром Асадом на встрече с руководящим составом Министерства обороны и Генерального штаба Вооружённых Сил Российской Федерации Date 21 November 2017…
Putin’s ability to constrain Iran is “very limited.” James F. Jeffrey, @WashInstitute Malcolm Hoenlein
Jul 13 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Shiite Popular Mobilization Forces commanders with Iranian advisors during the Hawija offensive (2017) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Putin’s ability to constrain Iran…
The major Iran sanctions strike in August & What is to be done? @TzviKahn @FDD Malcolm Hoenlein.
Jul 13 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Maranjab desert is located by Aran va Bidgol, a city in Isfahan province, Iran. Date 19 October 2012, 14:55:05 Source Own work) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow…
The US military has 28,500 service members in South Korea & What is to be done?
Jul 13 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys. Edward N. Johnson, USAG-H, Public Affairs Officer - U.S. Army Construction of single soldier barracks (left) and family housing towers on U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys, South Korea. U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys…
The proliferation of space stalker satellites begins the weaponization of Earth orbit. @ZacharyKeck Nonproliferation Policy Education Center
Jul 13 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: File:ASAT Weapon Conception.jpg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The proliferation of space stalker satellites begins the weaponization of Earth orbit. @ZacharyKeck…
Xi lacks a practical pushback to Trump’s tariffs. @AlanTonelson @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jul 13 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:American clipper ship, painted in typical style by Chinese artist Lai Fong ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Xi lacks a practical pushback to Trump’s tariffs. @AlanTonelson…
The Tehran to Beirut landbridge & What is to be done? @MPPreget Malcolm Hoenlein
Jul 13 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Tehran to Beirut landbridge & What is to be done? @MPPreget Malcolm Hoenlein Mike Pregent is a senior fellow at Hudson Institute. He…
NATO needs dramatic reorganizing. @ChristianWhiton @MaryKissel
Jul 13 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoDeutsch: Ein Leopard 1-Kampfpanzer der Bundeswehr, 1. Zug, 4. Kompanie, Panzerbataillon 153 (PzBtl 153) (gehörte zur Panzerbrigade 15, 5. Panzerdivision) auf einem Feldweg bei Effolderbach (Hessen) während des Manövers Confident Enterprise…
Why did Kim write a letter to Trump? @MaryKissel @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jul 13 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why did Kim write a letter to Trump? @MaryKissel @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Trump vs Xi trade war is not a winner. @MaryKissel
Jul 13 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: The American clipper ship Flying Cloud at sea under full sail Date 1913 Medium oil on cardboard Dimensions Height: 20 in (50.8 cm); Width: 32 in (81.2 cm) Inscriptions signed and dated ‘Antonio Jacobsen/1913’ (lower left))…
Watching Strzok with the sound off is alarming. @MaryKissel @ThadMcCotter
Jul 13 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:FBI Badge & gun. Date not stated Source FBI Photosimage source Dead links as of January 7, 2014 Author ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Watching Strzok with the sound off…
The Chinese generals are intimidated by Defense Secretary Mattis & What is to be done? @BillGertz @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jul 13 • 15 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Vice-Chairman of the Central Military Commission Incumbent Assumed office 4 November 2012 Serving with Fan Changlong ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Chinese generals…
Can the World Cup put Europe back together again? @Tunku Varadarajan
Jul 12 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Croats arrive at the Adriatic ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Can the World Cup put Europe back together again? @Tunku Varadarajan
Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 8 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.
Jul 12 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Napoléon in Sainte-Hélène, by Franz Josef Sandmann. Español: Napoléon Bonaparte en la Isla Santa Elena, por el pintor franco-alemán Franz Josef Sandmann. Français : Napoléon à Sainte-Hélène, Franz Josef Sandmann (circa 1820). Date…
The serial and predictable NATO crises: 1956, 1983, 2004. @RHFontaine @CNASDC
Jul 12 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: USS Boston firing a Terrier guided missile, August 1956.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The serial and predictable NATO crises: 1956, 1983, 2004. @RHFontaine @CNASDC…
Mueller squeezing Manafort & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jul 12 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Mueller squeezing Manafort & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Why did Lisa Page duck the subpoena? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jul 12 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Why did Lisa Page duck the subpoena? @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Trump meets Putin as the Democrats screech. @MonicaCrowley
Jul 12 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The 25th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting participants. With President of the United States Donald Trump. President of Russia Vladimir Putin and President of the United States Donald Trump approved a joint statement on Syria following a…
US Navy FON in the Taiwan Strait and the PLA Navy ducks. James Holmes, @USNavyWarCollege @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jul 12 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The U.S. Navy fleet oiler USS Navasota (AO-106) refueling the aircraft carrier USS Lexington (CVA-16) and the destroyer USS Marshall (DD-676) in the eastern Philippine Sea during the 1958 Taiwan Strait Crisis. Lexington, with assigned…
Durbin and Schumer plan a noisy failure on Kavanaugh. @MonicaCrowley
Jul 12 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Panorama of the west facade of United States Supreme Court Building at dusk in Washington, D.C., USA. Date 10 October 2011 Source Own work Author Joe Ravi) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Bucks County suburbia swings back to the GOP and Trump & What is to be done? @SalenaZito @LaraMBrownPHD
Jul 12 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:New Hope and Ivyland Railroad ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Bucks County suburbia swings back to the GOP and Trump & What is to be done? @SalenaZito @LaraMBrownPHD
Kim regime’s same old game of bait & switch of peace and war. Sung Yoon Lee, Tufts. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jul 12 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Kim Ok, Kim Jong-il’s personal secretary, with U.S. Secretary of Defense William Cohen, 2000) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Kim regime’s same old game of bait & switch…
What were the US costs of China piracy vs the costs of a China trade war? @Veroderugy @Mercatus @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jul 11 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Blue: “China Clipper” (1935, 25 cents, US);) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What were the US costs of China piracy vs the costs of a China trade war? @Veroderugy…
Kavanaugh is a check and balance to the overreaching administrative state. @AdamJWhiteDC
Jul 11 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Kavanaugh is a check and balance to the overreaching administrative state. @AdamJWhiteDC
Durbin and Schumer prépare to throw Heitkamp, Donnelly and Manchin to the GOP wolves. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion
Jul 11 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Wolves attack a grizzly mother & cubs in Alaska. She escapes Date 11 August 2012, 15:52 Source Wolves attack a grizzly mother & cubs. She escapes Author Christopher Michel (1967–) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q5112871 )…
Russia reinforces Kaliningrad and exercises an attack on the Baltics. @DefTechPat
Jul 11 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Suwalki Gap Crossing at Saber Strike 17 Battle Group Poland U.S., U.K and 15th Mechanized Brigade Polish tactical vehicles perform river crossing training June 19 in Rukla, Lithuanian as part of the joint training exercise Iron Wolf which…
US acknowledges that space militarization is underway. @DefTechPat @DefenseOne
Jul 11 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: DIA artwork showing their best guess at the layout of the Soviet IS anti-satellite weapon Date (Original text: 1986) Source http://www.dia.mil/history/art/images/anti_sat.jpg Author Ronald C. Wittmann )…
Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 7 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.
Jul 11 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoРусский: Альбрехт Адам (Германия). Наполеон в горящей Москве, 1841 Date 1841 Source скан из книги Author Альбрехт Адам: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Two centuries after…
China copies the plans for a heavy lift booster and a reusable booster & What is to be done? Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jul 11 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow China copies the plans for a heavy lift booster and a reusable booster & What is to be done? Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Mysteries of the solar minimum minimum continue. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jul 11 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: nglish: The prediction for Sunspot Cycle 24 as of December 2017 gives a smoothed sunspot number V2.0 maximum of about 101 in late 2013. The smoothed sunspot number V2.0 reached a peak of 116.4 in April 2014. This will probably become the…
Tales of the New Cold War: NATO’s fears: 2 of 2: on the eve of the Trump-Putin Summit. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.
Jul 11 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Victory Day in Kaliningrad) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tales of the New Cold War: NATO’s fears: 2 of 2: on the eve of the Trump-Putin Summit. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU…
Tales of the New Cold War: NATO’s fears: 1 of 2: on the eve of the Trump-Putin Summit. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.
Jul 11 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Kaliningrad A.Savin (Wikimedia Commons · WikiPhotoSpace) - Own work Aerial photo, in the foreground: historical Lutheran cathedral in Kaliningrad formerly Königsberg, Kaliningrad Oblast (Russia). Permission details Нажмите сюда, чтобы…
Will Trump trade the Syria border crossing al-Tanf to Putin in order to exit Syria & What is to be done? @angutowski
Jul 10 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: 4141 ASTANA (Sputnik) - The US military presence near the Al-Tanf military base and nearby Rukban refugee camp in the south of Syria is “pure aggression and occupation,” head of the Syrian government delegation to the Astana reconciliation…
The Democratic Party’s new new message is Roe v Wade Panic & What is to be done? @LizPeek
Jul 10 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:ro-choice supporters hold a candlelight vigil in front of the Supreme… (Pablo Martinez Monsivais…) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Democratic Party’s new new message…
Trump is winning and XI is losing the trade war.
Jul 10 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: (The photographer is believed to be deceased since image was taken in the 1800s, Image from Book old Hong Kong by Trea Wiltshire) Date 19th century ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
Trump produces and directs and stars in the Reality TV show SCOTUS. @HooverWhalen
Jul 10 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Trump produces and directs and stars in the Reality TV show SCOTUS. @HooverWhalen ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump produces and directs and stars in the Reality TV…
Pacific Watch: Fire season comes early with the heat wave in California. @JeffBliss1
Jul 10 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Hornbrook CA: the Klamath Fire) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Pacific Watch: Fire season comes early with the heat wave in California. @JeffBliss1
GOP Senate candidate Geoff Diehl and the fisherman of Gloucester, New Bedford, and Scituate.
Jul 10 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:New Bedford Harbor C. Pesch; original uploader was Kevin Saff at en.wikipedi ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow GOP Senate candidate Geoff Diehl and the fisherman of…
NATO is an out-of-date free-rider. @JerryHendrixII
Jul 10 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:U.S. Air Force Douglas C-124C Globemaster II aircraft (s/n 52-1060 in front) unload their cargo at Phalsbourg air base, France, as part of “Operation Stair Step” during the 1961 Berlin crisis. Federalized Air National Guard units, equipped…
Push the Mullahs into the dustbin. @MichaeLedeen @FDD
Jul 10 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Ayatollah Khomeini returns to Iran after 14 years exile on February 1, 1979. He is helped off the plane by one of the Air France pilots. Date 1 February 1979 Source sajed.ir. It has released under GFDL license. “باز نشر کلیه مطالب این سایت…
42 names in search of the start of the FBI’s Russiagate. @AaronKleinShow
Jul 10 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:The Palace Ensemble Tsarskoe Selo Gate Russia ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow 42 names in search of the start of the FBI’s Russiagate. @AaronKleinShow…
Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 6 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.
Jul 10 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: More details Napoleon at the Battle of Austerlitz, by François Gérard 1805. The Battle of Austerlitz, also known as the Battle of the Three Emperors, was one of Napoleon’s many victories, where the French Empire defeated the Third…
Russians kill al-Baghdadi’s son. @BillRoggio @ThimasJoscelyn @FDD
Jul 10 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:The Islamic State’s media channels have posted a graphic honoring the son of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi (also known as Ibrahim ‘Awwad Ibrahim ‘Ali al-Badri) as a “martyr.” According to the text on the image, Hudhayfah al-Badri “was killed in an…
Democrats borking Kavanaugh. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter
Jul 10 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Democrats borking Kavanaugh. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter
Not until the Kim regime is on the ash heap. @DavidMaxwell161
Jul 10 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Not until the Kim regime is on the ash heap. @DavidMaxwell161
Brett Kavanaugh is a strong Trump win. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter
Jul 10 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Brett Kavanaugh is a strong Trump win. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter
Xi Jinping is no more than bigmanism. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast@ThadMcCotter
Jul 10 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Portrait of Chiang Kai-shek hangs on the Tiananmen. Date before 1940 Source Kuomintang Archives Author Unknown ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Xi Jinping is no…
Taliban denounce the “Kabul Administration” as American stooges, @BillRoggio @ThomasJoscelyn
Jul 10 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: In May, 2018: A trilateral meeting of the religious scholars of Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Indonesia ended in Indonesia with the participants of the meeting declaring full support to Afghan government’s peace offer while denouncing…
“Indiana” Hoenlein and the Lost City of Zer on the Golan Heights. @ThadMcCotter
Jul 10 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow “Indiana” Hoenlein and the Lost City of Zer on the Golan Heights. @ThadMcCotter…
Deutschland to send $300 million Euros to the Mullahs. Malcolm Hoenlein. @ThadMcCotter
Jul 10 • 15 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Berlin ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Deutschland to send $300 million Euros to the Mullahs. Malcolm Hoenlein. @ThadMcCotter…
England vs Croatia is much bigger than Brexit just now: “Soccer Men: 2 of 2: Profiles of the Rogues, Geniuses, and Neurotics Who Dominate the World’s Most Popular: by Simon Kuper
Jul 9 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:President Vladimir Putin holding the FIFA World Cup Trophy at a pre-tournament ceremony in Moscow on 9 September 2017 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow England vs Croatia…
England vs Croatia is much bigger than Brexit just now: “Soccer Men: 1 of 2: Profiles of the Rogues, Geniuses, and Neurotics Who Dominate the World’s Most Popular: by Simon Kuper
Jul 9 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:… World Cup 2018 | by oriana.italy ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow England vs Croatia is much bigger than Brexit just now: “Soccer Men: 1 of 2: Profiles of the Rogues,…
The middle phase of the 100 year-long European wars: “The Storm of War:1 of 2: A New History of the Second World War” by Andrew Roberts.
Jul 9 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: More details The Zoo flak tower, April 1942 Bundesarchiv, Bild 183-H27779 / CC-BY-SA 3.0 For documentary purposes the German Federal Archive often retained the original image captions, which may be erroneous, biased, obsolete or…
The middle phase of the 100 year-long European wars: “The Storm of War:2 of 2: A New History of the Second World War” by Andrew Roberts.
Jul 9 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: More details This Tokyo residential section was virtually destroyed. 米軍撮影 - http://www.kmine.sakura.ne.jp/kusyu/kuusyu.html/ 空襲により焦土と化した東京。日本橋浜町、久松町付近。隅田川にかかる橋は新大橋。 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Always the fleeting joy: “Eight World Cups: 1 of 2: My Journey through the Beauty and Dark Side of Soccer” by George Vecsey
Jul 8 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Pelé fighting for a ball against the Swedish goalkeeper Kalle Svensson during the 1958 World Cup final) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Always the fleeting joy: “Eight…
Always the fleeting joy: “Eight World Cups: 2 of 2: My Journey through the Beauty and Dark Side of Soccer” by George Vecsey
Jul 8 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Wolfgang Weber (left) and Luis Artime during the match between West Germany and Argentina in Birmingham Unknown - El Gráfico - História de los Mundiales Argentina x Germania Federal en Inglaterra 1966. Weber x Artime Public Domain…
MI6 outperforms: “Double Cross: 2 of 2: The True Story of the D-Day Spies” by Ben Macintyre
Jul 8 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Dummy landing craft War Office official photographer - This is photograph H 42527 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Dummy landing craft used as decoys in south-eastern harbours in the period before D-Day. )…
MI6 outperforms: “Double Cross: 1 of 2: The True Story of the D-Day Spies” by Ben Macintyre
Jul 8 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Edinburgh Castle, headquarters of the fictional British Fourth Army during Operation Fortitude) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow MI6 outperforms: “Double Cross: 1 of 2: The…
Was Tonkin Gulf the beginning of the alienation?: “Black Ops, Vietnam: 2 of 2: The Operational History of MACVSOG” by Robert M. Gillespie.
Jul 8 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Manatee refuels Ticonderoga on 15 July 1965. U.S. Navy photo. Official U.S. Navy Photograph - U.S. Navy photo [1] from Navsource.org The U.S. Navy fleet oiler USS Manatee (AO-58) refueling the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga (CVA-14) off…
Was Tonkin Gulf the beginning of the alienation?: “Black Ops, Vietnam: 1 of 2: The Operational History of MACVSOG” by Robert M. Gillespie.
Jul 8 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: USS Maddox (DD-731) View author information Removed caption read: Photo # NH 97900 USS Maddox at sea, circa the early 1960s USS Maddox, DD-731, seen here at some point in the 1960s) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
“Somewhere in France With You:” “Inferno: 2 of 2: The World at War, 1939-1945” Hardcover – Deckle Edge, by Max Hastings
Jul 8 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:IWM caption : THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE NORMANDY CAMPAIGN 1944. Sherman tanks carrying infantry wait for the order to advance at the start of Operation ‘Goodwood’. Laing (Sgt), No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit - This is photograph B 7510…
“Somewhere in France With You:” “Inferno: 1 of 2: The World at War, 1939-1945” Hardcover – Deckle Edge, by Max Hastings
Jul 8 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:British Infantry occupy slit trenches between Hill 112 and Hill 113 on 16 July 1944. Sergeant Laing No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit - This is photograph B 7441 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums (collection no. 4700-29)…
Prepping the New American Civil War: “The Swamp Fox: 2 of 2: Lessons in Leadership from the Partisan Campaigns of Francis Marion,” by Scott D. Aiken
Jul 8 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: A Continental Army, light dragoon (cavalry) unit, adversaries of Lieutenant Colonel Banastre Tarleton’s British Legion, during the American Revolution War. Don Troiani - National Park Service Illustration of en:dragoon Light Dragoon. A…
Prepping the New American Civil War: “The Swamp Fox: 1 of 2: Lessons in Leadership from the Partisan Campaigns of Francis Marion,” by Scott D. Aiken
Jul 8 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Banastre-Tarleton-by-Joshua-Reynolds Joshua Reynolds - Official gallery link Public Domain File:Banastre-Tarleton-by-Joshua-Reynolds.jpg Created: 31 December 1781) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
Lessons learned: “Hitlerland: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power” by Andrew Nagorski.
Jul 7 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Nürnberg, Reichsparteitag, Turnvorführung Reichsparteitag Grossdeutschland. 8.9. “Tag der Gemeinschaft” der NS-Kampfspiele a[uf]. d[er] Zeppelinwiese. Die Zeppelinwiese während der Massen-Freiübungen. 8.9.1938 Depicted place Nuremberg Date…
With wit: “Dangerous Ambition: Rebecca West and Dorothy Thompson: New Women in Search of Love and Power” by Susan Hertog
Jul 7 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Dame Cicely Isabel Fairfield DBE (21 December 1892 – 15 March 1983), known as Rebecca West, or Dame Rebecca West, was a British author, journalist, literary critic and travel writer. An author who wrote in many genres, West reviewed books…
What percentage of a population can alter social convention? 10%? 25%? 40%? Damon Centola, University of Pennsylvania.
Jul 7 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: nglish: Lenin speeking at the Tauride Palace in Petrograd, 4. (17.) April 1917. עברית: לנין נואם בארמון טבריצ’סקי בפטרוגרד, אפריל 1917. Русский: В.И.Ленин выступает в Таврическом дворце. Date 17 April 1917 (1917-04-04) Source…
Erdogan is an Ottomanist who aims to regain the Ottoman empire. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs.
Jul 7 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:The signing of the Treaty of San Stefano. Tanggal 23 Maret 1878 Sumber The Illustrated London News: Vol. 72, p. 264-265 (March 23, 1878) Pembuat Tak diketahui ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
Macron tells Nigerians to stay home and not risk Europe. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs.
Jul 7 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Macron tells Nigerians to stay home and not risk Europe. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs.
Hero of France: “Brave Genius: 2 of 2: A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize” by Sean B. Carroll.
Jul 7 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Les insignes de chevalier de l’Ordre National de la Légion d’Honneur) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hero of France: “Brave Genius: 2 of 2: A Scientist, a Philosopher,…
Hero of France: “Brave Genius: 1 of 2: A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize” by Sean B. Carroll.
Jul 7 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Jacques Monod Jacques Lucien Monod (February 9, 1910 – May 31, 1976), a French biochemist, won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1965, sharing it with François Jacob and Andre Lwoff “for their discoveries concerning genetic…
The genius of greasey McDonald’s is gone. @JohnTamny
Jul 7 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:McDonald’s Sign circa 1955 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The genius of greasey McDonald’s is gone. @JohnTamny…
The Phillips Curve is an unuseful phantom & What is to be done?. @JohnTamny
Jul 7 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Postcard view of “Theatrical District, Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia,” 8th & Broad Streets, Richmond, Virginia. View shows street scene with at least two Cinemas and one other theater of some type visible. On street are three…
Exploring the Solar System in the caves of Belize. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jul 7 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Just some quick shots of the city of San Ignacio to give an idea of how small the “big western city” really was. (these photos show pretty much the entire city center) Date 29 June 2008, 10:08 Source San Ignacio Author Nate from Oakland,…
Roscosmos delays as routine as James Webb delays. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jul 7 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Korolyov, Moscow Oblast. A building of the Roscosmos Mission Control Center (building No. 100 of TsNIIMash). 1975. A view from Bogomolova Street. The unfinished (2015) building of the GLONASS Center is seen behind the building of…
Most healthy June jobs report with tentacles of doubt. @McTagueJ.
Jul 7 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:“Some of the doffers and the Supt. Ten small boys and girls about this size out of a force of 40 employees.” Catawba Cotton Mill. Newton, N.C., 12/21/1908, (National Archives Identifier 523141) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Small Business America: Amazon runs out of truck drivers & What is to be done? @GeneMarks
Jul 7 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: 1910 White picture was given to Bill by White Trucks, location unknown.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Small Business America: Amazon runs out of truck drivers & What is…
Pacific Watch: Homelessness goes to the beach. @JeffBliss1
Jul 7 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Treasure Island Beach, Laguna Beach ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Pacific Watch: Homelessness goes to the beach. @JeffBliss1 Treasure Island Beach, Laguna Beach…
Small business swimming in cash flow & What is to be done? @GeneMarks
Jul 7 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoValuation of Scrooge assets in Barks’ The Second Richest Duck Apparent scan made by the original uploader User:Wikipedical. Interior artwork from Uncle Scrooge 15 (Sept-Nov, 1956). Art by Carl Barks.: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Last of the William O. Douglas invention of penumbra at SCOTUS. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion
Jul 7 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:William O. Douglas Wilderness outside Yakima, Washington Victor Szalvay - Image located at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/vs/176273582/ Originally from en.wikipedia; description page is/was here. Point 6271’ from Washington Route 410 east…
Hot and cold streaks at the famously obtuse Greenlight Capital Re Ltd. Gregory Zuckerman @WSJ
Jul 7 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Identifier: laboulayesfairyb00labo (find matches) Title: Laboulaye’s fairy book Year: 1920 (1920s) Authors: Laboulaye, Edouard, 1811-1883 McCandlish, Edward G., ill Subjects: Fairy tales Publisher: New York : Harper Contributing Library:…
New American Civil War: The Othering and the claim of virtue. 2 of 2: Michael Vlahos, @JHUWorldCrisis
Jul 7 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:In 1839, the national organization split over basic differences of approach: Garrison and his followers were more radical than other members; they denounced the U.S. Constitution as supportive of slavery, were against established religion,…
New American Civil War: The Othering and the claim of virtue. 1 of 2: Michael Vlahos, @JHUWorldCrisis
Jul 7 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:The Liberty Bell. Boston: American Anti-Slavery Society, 1856. Division of Rare & Manuscript Collections. Carl A. Kroch Library, Cornell University. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 5 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.
Jul 6 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:French infantry in 1812 Orange, Maurice Henri (1868-1916) - The Picture Collection of the New York Public Library: [1] Image Caption: Nous marchames l’arme au bras. Written on board: “Feb. 1896” “Russian campaign.” )…
Trump Administration major sanctions on Iran have not yet hit the regime’s economy. Malcolm Hoenlein
Jul 6 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump Administration major sanctions on Iran have not yet hit the regime’s economy. Malcolm Hoenlein
Hamas Fire Kite provocations will increase. Neri Zilber. Malcolm Hoenlein
Jul 6 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hamas Fire Kite provocations will increase. Neri Zilber. Malcolm Hoenlein Neri Zilber, a journalist and analyst on Middle East politics…
Peter Strzok’s lawyer claims that his client will answer questions somewhere, sometime, somehow. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jul 6 • 6 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Peter Strzok’s lawyer claims that his client will answer questions somewhere, sometime, somehow. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Unanswered questions in the Flynn guilty plea. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jul 6 • 17 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Unanswered questions in the Flynn guilty plea. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter It is, I suspect, much ado about nothing. But there is a…
Waiting on the main event of Trump & Putin. @SebGorka @Fox
Jul 6 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Finnland, Helsinki, KSZE-Konferenz, Unterzeichnung der Schlussakte.- vlnr: Bundeskanzler Helmut Schmidt, Erich Honecker, Gerald Ford, Bruno Kreisky Depicted people Schmidt, Helmut: Bundeskanzler, Verteidigungsminister, SPD, Bundesrepublik…
Pompeo the Enforcer to North Korea, Part 3. @SebGorka
Jul 6 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Women’s International Democratic Federation (Life time: N/A) - Original publication: “We Accuse”, 1951, East Berlin Immediate source: Twitter Pyongyang in May 1951, during the Korean War, this shows the effect of US bombing. In the…
Moving Yemen from a humanitarian disaster to a failed state. Simon Henderson, @WashInstitute Malcolm Hoenlein.
Jul 6 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Moving Yemen from a humanitarian disaster to a failed state. Simon Henderson, @WashInstitute Malcolm Hoenlein.
What does Putin want from Trump at Helsinki? @MichaelRubin71 @AEI Malcolm Hoenlein
Jul 6 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What does Putin want from Trump at Helsinki? @MichaelRubin71 @AEI Malcolm Hoenlein Michael Rubin is a resident scholar at the American…
The booming Trump economy needs many truck-drivers and every other skill-set. @StephenMoore @MaryKisself @Heritage @WSJOpinion
Jul 6 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The booming Trump economy needs many truck-drivers and every other skill-set. @StephenMoore @MaryKisself @Heritage @WSJOpinion…
No progress with the Palestinians while Abbas is in authority. Malcolm Hoenlein. Dennis Ross.
Jul 6 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow No progress with the Palestinians while Abbas is in authority. Malcolm Hoenlein. Dennis Ross. Ambassador Dennis Ross is counselor and…
The American people overwhelmingly support Trump on the border and on sending illegals back. @MonicaCrowley @MaryKissel
Jul 6 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The American people overwhelmingly support Trump on the border and on sending illegals back. @MonicaCrowley @MaryKissel…
Iran protests are bottom-up rejection of the regime. @LisaDaftari @foreigndesknews @MAryKissel
Jul 6 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Iran protests are bottom-up rejection of the regime. @LisaDaftari @foreigndesknews @MAryKissel
Trump is wrong-headed like Obama to use ideology instead of facts on the marketplace. @MaryKissel
Jul 6 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump is wrong-headed like Obama to use ideology instead of facts on the marketplace. @MaryKissel…
Jordan at extreme riks puts the Levant at extreme risk. Ben Fishman. Malcolm Hoenlein
Jul 6 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Jordan at extreme riks puts the Levant at extreme risk. Ben Fishman. Malcolm Hoenlein Ben Fishman is an associate fellow at The…
Vicksburg cracked the Confederacy. “The Campaigns for Vicksburg, 1862-63: Leadership Lessons” by Kevin J. Dougherty.
Jul 5 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo English: Union troops of John A. Logan’s division enter Vicksburg, Mississippi on the day of the city’s surrender. Date 1887 Source From p. 514 of the 1887 book ‘Battles and Leaders of the Civil War, being for the most part contributions by…
John Brown’s prophecy: “We Have the War Upon Us: 2 of 2: The Onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861” by William J. Cooper.
Jul 5 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: More details The champions of the Union. Print is a group portrait of Union Army generals and Navy commanders; caption identifies each man: Genl. Heintzelman, Genl. Pope, Genl. Sherman [Thomas W.], Genl. McClernand, Genl. Grant, Genl.…
John Brown’s prophecy: “We Have the War Upon Us: 1 of 2: The Onset of the Civil War, November 1860-April 1861” by William J. Cooper.
Jul 5 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: More details The “secession movement”. Lithograph; cropped from Library of Congress original. Library of Congress summary: The movement of several Southern states toward secession in early 1861 is portrayed as a doomed enterprise. The…
Civil war is unending dishonor: “Lincoln’s Code: 2 of 2:The Laws of War in American History” by John Fabian Witt.
Jul 5 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:Depiction of the Draft Riots in 1863 The Illustrated London news [1] ) HTTP://JOHNBATCHELORSHOW.COM/CONTACT HTTP://JOHNBATCHELORSHOW.COM/SCHEDULES TWITTER: @BATCHELORSHOW Civil war is unending dishonor: “Lincoln’s Code: 2 of 2:The Laws of…
Civil war is unending dishonor: “Lincoln’s Code: 1 of 2:The Laws of War in American History” by John Fabian Witt.
Jul 5 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:The war in Tennessee : Confederates massacre Union soldiers after they surrender at Fort Pillow, April 12th, 1864. Published in 1894. ) HTTP://JOHNBATCHELORSHOW.COM/CONTACT HTTP://JOHNBATCHELORSHOW.COM/SCHEDULES TWITTER: @BATCHELORSHOW…
The Othering: “A Disease in the Public Mind: 2 of 2: A New Understanding of Why We Fought the Civil War” by Thomas Fleming
Jul 5 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Lithograph of Preston Brooks’ 1856 attack on Sumner; the artist depicts the faceless assailant bludgeoning Sumner John L. Magee (c.1820–c.1870) - Lithograph reproduced here A lithograph cartoon depicting Preston Brooks’ attack on Charles…
The Othering: “A Disease in the Public Mind: 1 of 2: A New Understanding of Why We Fought the Civil War” by Thomas Fleming
Jul 5 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Representative Preston Brooks (left) brutally beat Senator Charles Sumner after Sumner gave a fiery speech attacking slavery and its practitioners. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. Brady-Handy Photograph Collection.…
John Quincy Adam’s finest hours: “The Amistad Rebellion: 1 of 2: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom” by Marcus Rediker
Jul 5 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Joseph Cinquez was the leader of a revolt among African slaves aboard the Spanish ship “Amistad” en route to Cuba in June 1839. The slaves seized control of the ship but were soon recaptured and charged with murder and piracy. This…
John Quincy Adam’s finest hours: “The Amistad Rebellion: 1 of 2: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom” by Marcus Rediker
Jul 5 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Contemporary painting of the sailing vessel La Amistad off Culloden Point, Long Island, New York, on 26 August 1839; on the left the USS Washington of the US Navy (oil painting) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Every decision was cursed: “Their Last Full Measure: 6 of 6: The Final Days of the Civil War”: by Joseph Wheelan.
Jul 4 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:The building on the corner was the mansion of Cornelius van Schaack Roosevelt. Peering out the second-floor window are his seven- and five-year-old grandsons, Theodore and Elliott Roosevelt.…
Every decision was cursed: “Their Last Full Measure: 5 of 6: The Final Days of the Civil War”: by Joseph Wheelan.
Jul 4 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Union soldiers at the courthouse in April 1865 20 MB TIFF file cropped, adjusted, and converted to JPEG Photographer Timothy O’Sullivan Transwiki details Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons. 2003-11-26 (first version); 2004-12-03…
Every decision was cursed: “Their Last Full Measure: 4 of 6: The Final Days of the Civil War”: by Joseph Wheelan.
Jul 4 • 24 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Unknown - File from The Photographic History of The Civil War in Ten Volumes: Volume Four, The Cavalry. The Review of Reviews Co., New York. 1911. p. 260. Smoke is still rising from the ruins of Richmond, Virginia after surrendering on…
Every decision was cursed: “Their Last Full Measure: 3 of 6: The Final Days of the Civil War”: by Joseph Wheelan.
Jul 4 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: “Dictator” siege mortar on the U.S. Military Railroad at Petersburg) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Every decision was cursed: “Their Last Full Measure: 3 of 6: The Final…
Every decision was cursed: “Their Last Full Measure: 2 of 6: The Final Days of the Civil War”: by Joseph Wheelan.
Jul 4 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Confederate Trenches. Fascine Trench Breastworks, Petersburg, Va. – NARA – 524792 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Every decision was cursed: “Their Last Full Measure: 2…
Every decision was cursed: “Their Last Full Measure: 1 of 6: The Final Days of the Civil War” by Joseph Wheelan.
Jul 4 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: “Soldiers in the trenches before battle, Petersburg, Va., 1865. 111-B-157.” This description is incorrect. The online file at the National Archives, ARC Identifier 524576 / Local Identifier 111-B-157, states “The Petersburg identification…
One war at a time: “A World on Fire: 2 OF 2: Britain’s Crucial Role in the American Civil War” by Amanda Foreman.
Jul 4 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:One of the Confederate rams, first called El Tousson while masquerading as a ship being built for Egypt. Later the HMS Scorpion. Courtesy of U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. ) HTTP://JOHNBATCHELORSHOW.COM/CONTACT…
One war at a time: “A World on Fire: 1 OF 2: Britain’s Crucial Role in the American Civil War” by Amanda Foreman.
Jul 4 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:This illustration from the November 30 issue of Harper’s Weekly depicts the two Confederate commissioners being brought aboard the San Jacinto after being removed from the RMS Trent. (Internet Archive) Read more:…
Grant’s right arm: “Fierce Patriot: 4 of 4: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman” by Robert L. O’Connell.
Jul 4 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:Identifier: lifedeedsofgener02nort (find matches) Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea .. Year: 1891 (1890s) Authors: Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909 Subjects: Sherman, William T.…
Grant’s right arm: “Fierce Patriot: 3 of 4: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman” by Robert L. O’Connell.
Jul 4 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO: John Chester Buttre (1821–1893) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q6225896 Creator:Otto BotticherCreator:Major & Knapp Title Sherman at Savannah, Georgia Description Print; Prints Date 1865 Medium Lithograph with tint stone )…
Three days of heavy infantry frontal assaults: “Gettysburg: 4 of 4: The Last Invasion” by Allen C. Guelzo.
Jul 4 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:nglish: ‘The Battle of Gettysburg’, also known as the Gettysburg Cyclorama, is a cyclorama painting by the French artist Paul Philippoteaux depicting “Pickett’s Charge”, the climactic Confederate attack on the Union forces on Cemetery Ridge…
Three days of heavy infantry frontal assaults: “Gettysburg: 3 of 4: The Last Invasion” by Allen C. Guelzo.
Jul 4 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:English: The caption in Clark, Champ, and the Editors of Time-Life Books, Gettysburg: The Confederate High Tide, Time-Life Books, 1985, ISBN 0-8094-4758-4 for this painting says “At the tip of the Peach Orchard salient, Union Gen. Daniel…
When the legend becomes fact, print the legend: “Custer’s Trials: 4 of 4: A Life on the Frontier of a New America by T.J. Stiles.
Jul 4 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:Monuments to where those at the Battle of the Little Bighorn fell. Spot where General George Armstrong Custer fell is denoted in black on marker in the center of image. ) HTTP://JOHNBATCHELORSHOW.COM/CONTACT…
When the legend becomes fact, print the legend: “Custer’s Trials: 3 of 4: A Life on the Frontier of a New America by T.J. Stiles.
Jul 4 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO:TITLE: The Seventh U.S. Cavalry charging into Black Kettle’s village at daylight, November 27, 1868. CALL NUMBER: Illus. in AP2.H32 1868 Case Y [P&P] REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-117247 (b&w film copy neg.) RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known…
Relentless attacking: “Born to Battle: 2 of 2: Grant and Forrest—Shiloh, Vicksburg, and Chattanooga” by Jack Hurst.
Jul 3 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Battle of Chattanooga by Thure de Thulstrup. Ulysses S. Grant uses a field glass to follow the Union assault on Missionary Ridge. Grant is joined by Generals Gordon Granger (left) and George H. Thomas. This image is available from the…
Relentless attacking: “Born to Battle: 1 of 2: Grant and Forrest—Shiloh, Vicksburg, and Chattanooga” by Jack Hurst.
Jul 3 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Shiloh the second day. “Beauregard, unaware that he was now outnumbered, planned to continue the attack and drive Grant into the river. To his surprise, Union forces started moving forward in a massive counterattack at dawn. “)…
The never ending narrative: “Mightier Than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America” by David S. Reynolds.
Jul 3 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Description: Fullpage illustration by Hammatt Billings for Uncle Tom’s Cabin [First Edition: Boston: John P. Jewett and Company, 1852]. Shows characters of George Harris, Eliza, Harry, and Mrs. Smyth. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Still shocking to read: “Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War” by Tony Horwitz.
Jul 3 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Harper’s Weekly illustration of U.S. Marines attacking John Brown’s “Fort”) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Still shocking to read: “Midnight Rising: John Brown and the…
Lee’s strategic error: “Sun Tzu at Gettysburg: 2 of 2: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World” by Bevin Alexander.
Jul 3 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Little Round Top, western slope, photographed by Timothy H. O’Sullivan, 1863) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lee’s strategic error: “Sun Tzu at Gettysburg: 2 of 2:…
Lee’s strategic error: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg: 1 of 2: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World by Bevin Alexander.
Jul 3 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: (1880s engraving photographed from archives in US Army Military History Institute.) Dansk: Gravering fra 1880’erne fotograferet fra arkiver i US Army Military History Institute Date 1 January 2006 Source engelsk wikipedia Author…
Grant’s right arm: “Fierce Patriot: 2 of 4: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman” by Robert L. O’Connell.
Jul 3 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:General Sherman with Generals Howard, Logan, Hazen, Davis, Slocum, and Mower, photographed by Mathew Brady, May 1865 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Grant’s right arm:…
Grant’s right arm: “Fierce Patriot: 1 of 4: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman” by Robert L. O’Connell.
Jul 3 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Young Sherman in military uniform) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Grant’s right arm: “Fierce Patriot: 1 of 4: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman” by Robert L.…
Three days of heavy infantry frontal assaults: “Gettysburg: 2 of 4: The Last Invasion” by Allen C. Guelzo.
Jul 3 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: The first day at Gettysburg Italiano: Le truppe confederate della North Carolina attaccano le linee federali durante il primo giorno della battaglia di Gettysburg Date 19th century Source scan da B.Catton, Picture history of the…
Three days of heavy infantry frontal assaults: “Gettysburg: 1 of 4: The Last Invasion” by Allen C. Guelzo.
Jul 3 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Buford’s Cavalry at Gettysburg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Three days of heavy infantry frontal assaults: “Gettysburg: 1 of 4: The Last Invasion” by Allen C. Guelzo.…
When the legend becomes fact, print the legend: “Custer’s Trials: 2 of 4: A Life on the Frontier of a New America by T.J. Stiles.
Jul 3 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Custer (extreme right) with President Lincoln, General McClellan and other officers at the Battle of Antietam, 1862 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow When the legend…
When the legend becomes fact, print the legend: “Custer’s Trials: 1 of 4: A Life on the Frontier of a New America by T.J. Stiles.
Jul 3 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Custer with ex-classmate, friend, and captured Confederate prisoner, Lieutenant James Barroll Washington, an aide to General Johnston, at Fair Oaks, Virginia, 1862 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Heat wave story-telling : “The Last Viking: 2 of 2: The Life of Roald Amundsen.” by Stephen Brown.
Jul 2 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: François-Auguste Biard (1799–1882) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q1383101 François-Auguste Biard: Greenlanders Hunting Walruses in the Arctic Sea Title English: Greenlanders Hunting Walruses in the Arctic Sea Deutsch: Walrossjagd der Grönländer…
Heat wave story-telling : “The Last Viking: 1 of 2: The Life of Roald Amundsen.” by Stephen Brown.
Jul 2 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:William Bradford (1823–1892) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q8005829 q:en:William Bradford William Bradford: Scene in the Arctic Title Scene in the Arctic Object type painting Date circa 1880 Medium oil on canvas Dimensions Height: 75.2 cm (29.6…
Gandalf lives: “The Discovery of Middle Earth: 2 of 2: Mapping the Lost World of the Celts” by Graham Robb
Jul 2 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Lionel Royer (1852–1926) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q1827276 Lionel Royer: Vercingetorix Throwing down His Weapons at the feet of Julius Caesar Title French: Vercingetorix jette ses armes aux pieds de Jules César Vercingetorix throws down…
Gandalf lives: “The Discovery of Middle Earth: 1 of 2: Mapping the Lost World of the Celts” by Graham Robb
Jul 2 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Évariste-Vital Luminais (1821–1896) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q2060248 Titre Goths traversant une rivière Technique/matériaux huile sur panneau de bois Dimensions Hauteur : 32 cm ; Largeur : 40,5 cm Inscriptions Signature en bas à gauche…
Trees are winning climate change: @CarlZimmer @NYTImes
Jul 1 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Лісоруби біля Беллінгему, Вашингтон, 1910 невідомий - from a c. 1910 postcard Logging scene, near Bellingham, WA; from a c. 1910 postcard published by Sprouse & Son, Importers & Publishers, Tacoma, Washington.)…
Heat wave idyll: “Last Man Off: 2 of 2: A True Story of Disaster and Survival on the Antarctic Seas” by Matt Lewis.
Jul 1 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: The bow of RV Southern Surveyor breaks a huge wave in the Southern Ocean en route to locate a tsunami buoy. Date 12 November 2008 Source http://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/image/8013 Author division, CSIRO Permission (Reusing this…
Rehearsal for Mars Colony: “An Empire of Ice: 2 of 2: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science” by Edward J. Larson and John Allen Nelson.
Jul 1 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Endurance final sinking in Antarctica Datum november 1915 Bron http://indigo.ie/~jshack/Other%20Ernest%20Pages/endurance.html Auteur Royal Grographic Society ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
Rehearsal for Mars Colony: “An Empire of Ice: 1 of 2: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science” by Edward J. Larson and John Allen Nelson.
Jul 1 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Photographs of the Nimrod Expedition (1907-09) to the Antarctic, led by Ernest Sheckleton Дата 1908 Источник Archive of Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research Автор Ernest Henry Shackleton (1874—1922))…
To build a fire: “81 Days Below Zero: 2 of 2: The Incredible Survival Story of a World War II Pilot in Alaska’s Frozen Wilderness” by Brian Murphy.
Jul 1 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Lone dispersing wolves have traveled as far as 500 miles in search of a new home. Wolf packs usually live within a specific territory. Territories range in size depending on how much prey is available and seasonal prey movement. Packs use…
To build a fire: “81 Days Below Zero: 1 of 2: The Incredible Survival Story of a World War II Pilot in Alaska’s Frozen Wilderness” by Brian Murphy.
Jul 1 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Fort Shoemaker, Dall River. Winter trail made by the crew of the Ninivak to reach the Yukon River by a short cut Subject: Fort Shoemaker (Alaska), Trails—Alaska Geographic Subject: United States—Alaska—Fort Shoemaker Tag: Polar…
Climate Change: What we don’t know about Antarctica is how it drives the climate: “Centennial-scale Holocene climate variations amplified by Antarctic Ice Sheet discharge.” Pepijn Bakker.
Jul 1 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Kap Crozier am Ostende der Ross-Insel ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Climate Change: What we don’t know about Antarctica is how it drives the climate: “Centennial-scale…
A continent waiting to rise again from beneath the ice: “The Roof at the Bottom of the World: Discovering the Transantarctic Mountains by Edmund Stump.
Jul 1 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Aerial view of the Beardmore Glacier in 1957 Commander Jim Waldron USNR (Retired), National Science Foundation - Antarctic Photo Library, U.S. Antarctic Program [1] An aerial view of Beardmore Glacier, Antarctica)…
Worlds within worlds: “The Ragged Edge of the World: Encounters at the Frontier Where Modernity, Wildlands and Indigenous Peoples Meet” by Eugene Linden.
Jul 1 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:pygmy oak forest on Morro bay estuary Date 16 October 2010, 11:44 Source pygmy oak forest on Morro bay estuary Author David McSpadden from Daly City, United States ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Climate change: The ice of Antarctica is very young. Dan Lunt, University of Bristol.
Jul 1 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:A new study by researchers at NASA and the University of California, Irvine, finds a rapidly melting section of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet appears to be in an irreversible state of decline, with nothing to stop the glaciers in this area…
Sally the Salad robot easily outlasts the Red Hen. @GeneMarks @GuardianUS
Jun 30 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Cover of “The Little Red Hen” Date 1918 Source http://www.gutenberg.org/files/18735/18735-h/18735-h.htm Author Florence White Williams ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
Small Business America: Amazon solves the SCOTUS-ruled online tax burden for small vendors. @GeneMarks @GuardianUS
Jun 30 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Una visita al gigantesco Centro Logístico de Amazon España en San Fernando de Henares (Madrid) Date 10 December 2013, 16:43 Source Amazon España por dentro Author Álvaro Ibáñez from Madrid, Spain ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Google’s dated “Don’t be evil” and the moment of fake news: 2 of 2: @AdamJWhiteDC @HooverInst @tnajournal
Jun 30 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: HTLGI 2016 Date 3 January 2017 Source Own work Author InstituteofArtandIdeas) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Google’s dated “Don’t be evil” and the moment of…
Google’s dated “Don’t be evil” and the moment of fake news: 1 of 2: @AdamJWhiteDC @HooverInst @tnajournal
Jun 30 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Playful critters at the Googleplex. Date 6 May 2009 Source Own work Author Daderot Permission (Reusing this file) Public domain.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Google’s…
The New American Civil War: 2 of 2: The Othering phase underway. Michael Vlahos, Johns Hopkins.
Jun 30 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoSharps Model 1852 “Slanting Breech” Carbine, open for loading, two primer-tapes: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The New American Civil War: 2 of 2: The Othering phase…
The New American Civil War: 1 of 2: The Othering phase underway. Michael Vlahos, Johns Hopkins.
Jun 30 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Reynolds - “Reynolds’s Political Map of the United States” (1856) from the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division US map 1856 shows free and slave states and populations; this is “Reynolds’s Political Map of the United States”…
China Space program routinely crashes boosters on occupied towns. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 30 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Footage showing the first stage from yesterday’s Long March 2C launch crashing into a city has now been released. The Chinese government issues warnings and even evacuates areas calculated to be under risk of impact during these interior…
Oumuamua accelerates without changing course: the latest theory. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 30 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:PIA22357: ‘Oumuamua Races Toward Outskirts of Solar System (Artist’s Concept) https://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA22357 This artist’s illustration shows ‘Oumuamua racing toward the outskirts of our solar system. Figure 1 is…
Lucky Jack Aubrey’s Hero: “In the Hour of Victory: 2 of 2: The Royal Navy at War in the Age of Nelson” by Sam Willis.
Jun 30 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The Battle of Trafalgar by J. M. W. Turner (oil on canvas, 1822–1824) shows the last three letters of the signal, “England expects that every man will do his duty” flying from Victory) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Heat wave idyll: “Last Man Off: 1 of 2: A True Story of Disaster and Survival on the Antarctic Seas” by Matt Lewis.
Jun 30 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The Clipper Route, taken by ships sailing from Europe to Australia in order to take advantage of the Roaring Forties) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Heat wave idyll:…
Turkey’s strongman Erdogan aims to recapture the Ottoman Empire.. Aykan Erdemir, Malcolm Hoenlein
Jun 30 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Selim III receiving dignitaries at an audience at the Gate of Felicity, Topkapı Palace. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Turkey’s strongman Erdogan aims to recapture the…
PacWatch: Aloha asleep at the false switch. @JeffBliss1.
Jun 30 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Nuclear weapon test Mike (yield 10.4 Mt) on Enewetak Atoll. The test was part of the Operation Ivy. Mike was the first hydrogen bomb ever tested, an experimental device not suitable for use as a weapon.)…
ICE and the Border Patrol under assault & What is to be done? @SebGorka
Jun 30 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) SWAT officers. Date 17 June 2004) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow ICE and the Border Patrol under assault & What is…
Bolton goes politely to Putin, and Mattis goes politely to Xi — With plans. @SebGorka
Jun 30 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:”The Kingdome of China”, one of the first English-language maps of China. Note generally correct outline of the Ming China, with many provinces labeled (Cantam/Guangdong, Quancii/Guangxi, Chequiam/Zhejiang, Quicheu/Guizhou,…
Iran provokes Europe by restarting the Isfahan nuclear reactor. Malcolm Hoenlein, @Conf-of_Pres
Jun 30 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Français : Mausolée dans les environs d’Ispahan English: Mausoleum in the vicinity of Isfahan فارسی: آرامگاه در مجاورت اصفهان Date 1840 Source Voyage en Perse, avec Flandin, éd. Gide et Baudry, 1851 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
The long unsolved Veteran Affairs & What is to be done? @FRoseDC
Jun 30 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Bonus Army marchers encamped in Washington (1932) Date 29 December 2009, 16:15:18 Source https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcplcommons/4225801129/ Author DC Public Library Commons ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
As in 1968 and 1972, the Progressives crash against the barricades of Law & Order. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion
Jun 30 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: People in Lincoln Park during the convention Victor Grigas - Photography by Victor Albert Grigas (1919-2017) 00235 Chicago Lincoln Park 1968) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
Quebec and America in a partnership of NAFTA growth and 49 North ambition. @PhilippeCouillard, Premier of Quebec.
Jun 30 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Philippe Couillard (French: [filip kujaʁ]; born June 26, 1957) is the 31st and current Premier of Quebec, leader of the Quebec Liberal Party and a former university professor and neurosurgeon in Quebec, Canada. In the 2014 election he moved…
Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 4 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.
Jun 29 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Consecration of the Emperor Napoleon I (detail) Object type painting Date between 1805 and 1807 Medium oil on canvas ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Two centuries after…
Smart and reasonable detective work overturned. Part 2 of 2. @RichardAEpstein
Jun 29 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: John Barrymore (left) & Gustav von Seyffertitz in Sherlock Holmes - publicity still (original image cropped : see source) Date 1922 Source http://www.kino.com/press/barrymore/index.html Author unknown (Goldwyn Pictures / Photofest)…
The GOP can fill SCOTUS without 60 votes thanks to Harry Reid. @DavidMDrucker @MaryKissel
Jun 29 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The Hughes Court, 1932–1937. Front row: Justices Brandeis and Van Devanter, Chief Justice Hughes, and Justices McReynolds and Sutherland. Back row: Justices Roberts, Butler, Stone, and Cardozo.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Lucky Jack Aubrey’s Hero: “In the Hour of Victory: 1 of 2: The Royal Navy at War in the Age of Nelson” by Sam Willis.
Jun 29 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Thomas Luny (1759–1837) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q1389224 Title Battle of the Nile, August 1st 1798 at 10 pm Object type painting Date 1834 Medium oil on canvas Dimensions Height: 70.5 cm (27.7 in); Width: 45 cm (17.7 in) Current location…
Smart and reasonable detective work overturned. Part 1 of 2. @RichardAEpstein
Jun 29 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoEnglish: John Barrymore (left) & Roland Young in Sherlock Holmes - cropped screenshot (original image modified : see source) Date 1922 Source http://www.silentfilmstillarchive.com/sherlock_holmes.htm Author film screenshot (Goldwyn Pictures)…
The Syrian base in the abandoned UN camp on the Golan Heights will not stand. Mickey Segall, Jerusalem Center. Malcolm Hoenlein
Jun 29 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The UNDOF base near the Quneitra Crossing. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Syrian base in the abandoned UN camp on the Golan Heights will not stand. Mickey Segall,…
How will Turkey’s Erdogan greet Trump at the NATO meeting? Blaise Misztal @BPC Malcolm Hoenlein, @Conf_of_PRES
Jun 29 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:The North Atlantic Treaty was signed by US President Harry S. Truman in Washington, on 4 April 1949 and was ratified by the United States in August 1949. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
Rosenstein defends Rosenstein before the House Judiciary Committee. @JohnFund
Jun 29 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: From left to right: minority counsel Fred Thompson, ranking member Howard Baker, and chair Sam Ervin of the Senate Watergate Committee in 1973. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
Russian trolls target GMO with fake news about safety. @HenryIMiller
Jun 29 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russian trolls target GMO with fake news about safety. @HenryIMiller https://www.investors.com/politics/commentary/russia-meddles-science/
What does Janus v AFSCME mean for the blue states of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut? Tim Hoefer @tphoefer18
Jun 29 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What does Janus v AFSCME mean for the blue states of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut? Tim Hoefer @tphoefer18 Empire Center…
NATO doubts NATO in the face of the Trump-Putin Summit. @JoshRogin @MaryKissel
Jun 29 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow NATO doubts NATO in the face of the Trump-Putin Summit. @JoshRogin @MaryKissel
Can Opportunity weather the Dust Storm of Mars? Bill Farrand, Space Science Institute @NASA David Livingston, SpaceShow.com
Jun 29 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Can Opportunity weather the Dust Storm of Mars? Bill Farrand, Space Science Institute @NASA David Livingston, SpaceShow.com
Tehran chants “Death to Palestine!” and the PA winces. Jonathan @JSchanzer Malcolm Hoenlein
Jun 29 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tehran chants “Death to Palestine!” and the PA winces. Jonathan @JSchanzer Malcolm Hoenlein
Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 3 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.
Jun 28 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 3 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Two centuries after he was caged on St.…
Filling the Kennedy seat gives advantage to the GOP in WVA, MO, IN, MI, WI, ND, MT. @SalenaZito @CNN
Jun 28 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Filling the Kennedy seat gives advantage to the GOP in WVA, MO, IN, MI, WI, ND, MT. @SalenaZito @CNN
The Keystone State shifts towards the Democrats before the Midterm. @LaraMBrownPHD @RealClearPolitics
Jun 28 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Keystone State shifts towards the Democrats before the Midterm. @LaraMBrownPHD @RealClearPolitics…
Iran’s Rouhani fails in the face of crushing inflation and fierce protests. Behnam be Taleblu @FDD
Jun 28 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Iran’s Rouhani fails in the face of crushing inflation and fierce protests. Behnam be Taleblu @FDD
The Democrats are “a party of the radical Left.” @MonicaCrowley
Jun 28 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:President Barack Obama delivering the State of the Union to the United States Congress with Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
Who will be the next swing vote after Kennedy leaves SCOTUS? @AdamJWhiteDC
Jun 28 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Who will be the next swing vote after Kennedy leaves SCOTUS? @AdamJWhiteDC
PLA fires lasers at US airmen & What is to be done?@GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast James Fanell, retired captain and director of Intelligence and Information Operations for the U.S. Pacific Fleet.
Jun 27 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow PLA fires lasers at US airmen & What is to be done?@GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast James Fanell, retired captain and director of…
Aftershock Democrats after Crowley, Janus and Kennedy. @JohnFund @NRO
Jun 27 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Aftershock Democrats after Crowley, Janus and Kennedy. @JohnFund @NRO
The markets yo-yo at Trump’s tough trade talk. @AlanTonelson @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 27 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The markets yo-yo at Trump’s tough trade talk. @AlanTonelson @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Alan Tonelson, independent economic policy…
What will Hong Kong be like in ten years? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Mark Clifford, former editor-in-chief of the South China Morning Post and a Hong Kong resident since 1992.
Jun 27 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What will Hong Kong be like in ten years? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Mark Clifford, former editor-in-chief of the South China Morning…
Hong Kong is more wealthy and less free after 21 years of Beijing. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast. Mark Clifford,
Jun 27 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Hong Kong is more wealthy and less free after 21 years of Beijing. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast. Mark Clifford, former editor-in-chief of…
Fake news in Seoul and breaking news of the North Korea nuke test site @TaraO, Corean-American Institute. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 27 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fake news in Seoul and breaking news of the North Korea nuke test site @TaraO, Corean-American Institute. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast…
The Chinese Bonus Marchers of 2018. Arthur Waldron, Lauder, University of Pennsylvania. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 27 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Chinese Bonus Marchers of 2018. Arthur Waldron, Lauder, University of Pennsylvania. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast […
Retreat of the Administrative State. @AdamjwhiteDC
Jun 27 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Retreat of the Administrative State. @AdamjwhiteDC…
The protests in Iran are an existential threat to the regime. @LisaDaftari
Jun 27 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The protests in Iran are an existential threat to the regime. @LisaDaftari…
Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 2 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.
Jun 27 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Journée du 13 Vendémiaire, artillery fire in front of the Church of Saint-Roch, Paris, Rue Saint-Honoré ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Two centuries after he was caged…
SpaceX is about cheaper and sooner. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 27 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: SpaceX built a horizontal processing facility at the base of Launch Complex 39A where it will process rockets and spacecraft before they are transported to the pad for launch. Date 19 May 2016 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Hawaii fails the TMT & What is to be done? Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 27 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Telescopes of the Mauna Kea Observatory, Hawaii. Visible is the Subaru Telescope, W. M. Keck Observatory, and the NASA Infrared Telescope Facility. Date 17 February 2008, 18:46:29) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Seven Scenes of possible entrapment from Russiagate: 2 of 2: that show a script and pattern. @LeeSmithDC
Jun 27 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: new york taxi cab trump tower nyc city building) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Seven Scenes of possible entrapment from Russiagate: 2 of 2: that show a script and…
Seven Scenes of possible entrapment from Russiagate: 1 of 2: that show a script and pattern. @LeeSmithDC
Jun 27 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The new American Embassy in Battersea Nine Elms, with the river Thames in the foreground, as it nears completion of construction works) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow…
Immigration crisis 100 years ago: “The Great Departure: 2 of 2: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World” by Tara Zahra
Jun 27 • 24 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Frankfurt preserved its essentially medieval aspect as late as 1872 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Immigration crisis 100 years ago: “The Great Departure: 2 of 2: Mass…
Tales of the New Cold War: 2 of 2: Summiteering Eve. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.
Jun 26 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: C32163-6, President Reagan at a Plenary meeting with Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev at the Soviet Mission during the Geneva Summit. 11/20/85. Date 20 November 1985) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Tales of the New Cold War: 1 of 2: Summiteering Eve. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.
Jun 26 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: President Richard Nixon (seated at left) and Premier Alexei Kosygin sign the Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on Cooperation in the…
The Red Hen of Discontent. @LiZPeek @TheHill @GFoxNews
Jun 26 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:File:1 N Main St, Lexington, VA.jpg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Red Hen of Discontent. @LiZPeek @TheHill @GFoxNews
Xi and Trump talk tough on trade & What is to be done? @LizPeek @TheHill
Jun 26 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump, joined by President Xi Jinping and First Lady Peng Liyuan, applaud and thank the performers at a … ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
The unacceptable prejudices of the quotas of the progressives. @WJMcGurn @HooverInst
Jun 26 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:A political cartoon from 1882, showing a Chinese man being barred entry to the “Golden Gate of Liberty”. The caption reads, “We must draw the line somewhere, you know.” ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
What Trump can learn from FDR’s miscalculation in the 1938 Midterm. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst
Jun 26 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Photograph of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry Hopkins in the back seat of an automobile in Rochester, Minnesota, after visiting son James Roosevelt in hospital. FDR arrived in Rochester September 11, 1938 and departed…
“Immigration is beautiful.” @JohnTamny
Jun 26 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:”From the Old to the New World” shows German emigrants boarding a steamer in Hamburg and arriving in New York. Harper’s Weekly, (New York) November 7, 1874 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
The answer to ZTE bad acting is to trust the markets. @JohnTamny
Jun 26 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Meeting with representatives of ZTE ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The answer to ZTE bad acting is to trust the markets. @JohnTamny…
Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 1 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.
Jun 26 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoBonaparte at the Siege of Toulon: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Two centuries after he was caged on St. Helena: “Napoleon: 1 of 8: A Life” by Andrew Roberts.…
In 2008, Congress created the turmoil at the border with “The Law of Unintended Consequences.”
Jun 26 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Border inspection station at the Brownsville Veterans International Bridge Date 6 October 2000 Source Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons. Author Wbaron) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Trump can solve the withholding at the FBI and DOJ. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jun 26 • 16 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Title: Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. Created/Published: Pub. by Calvert News Co., Baltimore, MD. Date issued: 1930 - 1945 (approximate) Physical description: 1 print (postcard) : linen texture, color ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)…
In June 2016, who ran the sting of the “dirt” on HRC pitched to the Trump campaign at Trump Tower? @AaronKleinShow
Jun 26 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:rump Tower is a 58-story, 664-foot-high (202 m) mixed-use skyscraper at 721–725 Fifth Avenue between 56th and 57th Streets in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
Russiagate’s puzzling State Department connections from March to October, 2016. @AaronKleinSHow
Jun 26 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Department of State and GSA Announce Contract for Construction of U.S. Diplomacy Center [May 1, 2014]) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Russiagate’s puzzling State…
The politics of the border crisis are bumped by the politics of the Red Hat. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @@ThadMcCotter
Jun 26 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Lexington, Virginia Trim downtown ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The politics of the border crisis are bumped by the politics of the Red Hat. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund…
The Senator from the FBI and Bob Mueller trash talks on Martha’s Vineyard. @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter
Jun 25 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Lucy Vincent Beach, Chilmark MA, Martha’s Vineyard | by Massachusetts Office of Travel &) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Senator from the FBI and Bob Mueller trash…
Xi Jinping threatens to punch Uncle Sam. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter
Jun 25 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Der Krieg in China, Postkarte zum Boxeraufstand mit der Darstellung der an der Niederschlagung beteiligten Staaten, 1900 DHM, Berlin PK 96/523, Text: “Härnse, jetz wär ich Sie nämlich nu ooch balde ungemiedlich!” Datum 1900)…
At 88, Buzz Aldrin battles two of his children for his authority. @GretchMorgenson @WSJ
Jun 25 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Aldrin’s lunar footprint in a photo taken by him on July 21, 1969 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow At 88, Buzz Aldrin battles two of his children for his authority.…
John Oliver (and Winnie the Pooh) banned in Xi’s China & What is to be done? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 25 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Hyphens in the character’s name were dropped by Disney when the company adapted the Pooh stories into a series of features that became one of its most successful franchises. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
After a US airstrike, Pakistani Taliban upgrade its emir. @BillRoggio @FDD @LONGWARJOURNAL
Jun 25 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:South Waziristan (Urdu : جنوبی وزیرستان) is a district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa[2] and the southern part of Waziristan, a mountainous region of northwest Pakistan, that covers some 11,585 km² (4,473 mi²). Waziristan comprises the area west and…
Stalin’s spy onboard: “FDR’s Funeral Train: 2 of 2: A Betrayed Widow, a Soviet Spy, and a Presidency in the Balance” by Robert Klara
Jun 25 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Unknown or not provided Record creator Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 Title Eleanor Roosevelt at Franklin D. Roosevelt funeral in Hyde Park, New York Date 15 April 1945) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Stalin’s spy onboard: “FDR’s Funeral Train: 1 of 2: A Betrayed Widow, a Soviet Spy, and a Presidency in the Balance” by Robert Klara
Jun 25 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Unknown or not provided Record creator Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 Title Franklin D. Roosevelt funeral train enroute to Hyde Park Date 15 April 1945 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Lessons learned: “The Generals: 1 of 2: American Military Command from World War II to Today” by Thomas E. Ricks
Jun 24 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:General Eisenhower, General Patton and President Roosevelt in Sicily, 1943 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Lessons learned: “The Generals: 1 of 2: American Military…
The other side of D-Day: “The Lions of Carentan: 2 of 2: Fallschirmjager Regiment 6, 1943-1945” by Volker Griesser.
Jun 24 • 3 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Date 21 June 1944 Close up photograph of dead German paratroopers (Fallschirmjäger) in the back of a truck, Chambois, France. They are probably members of the Fallschirmjager Regiment 6, the one on the right has collar insignia of a Captain…
The other side of D-Day: “The Lions of Carentan: 1 of 2: Fallschirmjager Regiment 6, 1943-1945” by Volker Griesser.
Jun 24 • 20 min
[](https://www.amazon.com/default/e/B0034P6NW2/ref=dp_byline_cont_book_1?redirectedFromKindleDbs=true) AUTHOR. (Photo:Normandie, Fallschirmjäger mit MG 42 Info non-talk.svg Archive description Description provided by the archive when the original…
Lessons learned: “The Generals: 2 of 2: American Military Command from World War II to Today” by Thomas E. Ricks
Jun 24 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Senior Allied commanders celebrate at Reims, France, shortly after General Eisenhower had addressed the German mission who had just signed the unconditional surrender document. Present are (left to right): General Ivan Susloparov (Soviet…
Upon the news that Korean War remains are coming home: “You Are Not Forgotten: 2 of 2: The Story of a Lost World War II Pilot and a Twenty-First-Century Soldier’s Mission to Bring Him Home” by Bryan Bender
Jun 24 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Mexican-American War remains arrive in U.S. for dignified transfer | Health.mil ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Upon the news that Korean War remains are coming home:…
Upon the news that Korean War remains are coming home: “You Are Not Forgotten: 1 of 2: The Story of a Lost World War II Pilot and a Twenty-First-Century Soldier’s Mission to Bring Him Home” by Bryan Bender
Jun 24 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:U.S. Air Force attacking railroads south of Wonsan on the eastern coast of North Korea ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Upon the news that Korean War remains are coming…
Surviving the 69th in the Meuse Valley, 1918: “Wild Bill Donovan: 2 of 2: The Spymaster Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage” by Douglas Waller
Jun 24 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Major General William J. Donovan, Director, OSS and Colonel William H. Jackson in April 1945. US Army Signal Corps - US Government Maj Gen William J ‘Wild Bill’, Director, OSS and Colonel William Harding Jackson (ca 1945).)…
Neutrino Hunters: 2 of 2: The Thrilling Chase for a Ghostly Particle to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe by Ray Jayawardhanaq
Jun 24 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:1987A supernova remnant near the center. Composite of two public domain NASA images taken from the Hubble Space Telescope. Edited with the GIMP. Uploaded to en:Wiki by en:User:Maveric149, higher resolution version uploaded by…
Neutrino Hunters: 1 of 2: The Thrilling Chase for a Ghostly Particle to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe by Ray Jayawardhana
Jun 24 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The first use of a hydrogen bubble chamber to detect neutrinos, on November 13, 1970. A neutrino hit a proton in a hydrogen atom. The collision occurred at the point where three tracks emanate on the right of the photograph. )…
Surviving the 69th in the Meuse Valley, 1918: “Wild Bill Donovan: 1 of 2: The Spymaster Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage” by Douglas Waller
Jun 24 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Donovan as a major with the Fighting 69th in France in 1918.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Surviving the 69th in the Meuse Valley, 1918: “Wild Bill Donovan: 1 of 2: The…
Twitter: @BatchelorShow “Double Cross: 2 of 2: The True Story of the D-Day Spies” by Ben Macintyre
Jun 24 • 22 min
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Twitter: @BatchelorShow “Double Cross: 1 of 2: The True Story of the D-Day Spies” by Ben Macintyre
Jun 24 • 21 min
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Before ISIS: Fallujah Awakens: 2 of 2: Marines, Sheikhs, and the Battle Against al Qaeda by Bill Ardolino
Jun 23 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: (Photo:An Iraqi policeman talks with two Iraqi civilians as they wait in line to receive new identification cards at a police precinct in Fallujah on June 30. Marines and Sailors with 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat…
Before ISIS: Fallujah Awakens: 1 of 2: Marines, Sheikhs, and the Battle Against al Qaeda by Bill Ardolino
Jun 23 • 21 min
AUTHOR. Operation Phantom Thunder began on 16 June 2007, when Multi-National Force-Iraq launched major offensive operations against al-Qaeda and other extremist terrorists operating throughout Iraq http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
The Italian enemy: “The Liberator: 2 of 2: One World War II Soldier’s 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau” by Alex Kershaw
Jun 23 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:This African-American combat patrol advanced three miles north of Lucca (furthermost point occupied by American troops) to contact an enemy machine gun nest. Here a bazooka-man cuts loose at the target some 300 yards distant Department of…
The Italian enemy: “The Liberator: 1 of 2: One World War II Soldier’s 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau” by Alex Kershaw
Jun 23 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: American troops fire 81mm mortars in support of the Seventh Army’s drive on Palermo. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Italian enemy: “The Liberator: 1 of 2: One World…
Immigration crisis 100 years ago: “The Great Departure: 1 of 2: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World” by Tara Zahra
Jun 23 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Gulcemal, in Karaköy, Istanbul. (Estimated photo date between 1928-1937) SALTOnline - https://www.flickr.com/photos/saltonline/14667010374/ www.archives.saltresearch.org/R/DIBGA61CIN2N62F855PCQQDXA… Gülcemal, a passenger steam ship, was…
Recommending Health Savings Accounts as part of your estate, like a family castle. Scott Atlas @HooverInst
Jun 23 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Built in 1385, Bodiam Castle in East Sussex, England, is surrounded by a water-filled moat. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Recommending Health Savings Accounts as part…
Canada’s The Green Organic Dutchman marijuana grower preparing for legalization October 17 with expansion and robots. Brian Athaide, @GrnOrganicDutch
Jun 23 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: The chamber of the Senate of Canada Date 4 August 2008 Source Own work Author Makaristos Permission (Reusing this file) released into public domain) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
The Libya model, 2003: 2 of 2: Lessons learned for denuclearization of a rogue state. William Tobey, @BelferCenter for Science and International Affairs. Nonproliferation Policy Education Center
Jun 23 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo President George W. Bush and Jon Kreykes of the National Security Advanced Technologies group, look over equipment obtained from Libya’s former nuclear weapons program at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge Tenn., Monday, July…
The Libya model, 2003: 1 of 2: Lessons learned for denuclearization of a rogue state. William Tobey, @BelferCenter for Science and International Affairs. Nonproliferation Policy Education Center
Jun 23 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: In the background are the That El Emad Towers in Tripoli Libya. In the foreground is the demolition of an apartment block. Date 20 August 2007, 15:07:08 Source Flickr Author Tarek Siala from Tripoli, Libya)…
The narco-terror troubles for Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador. Mary Anastasia O’Grady @MaryAnastasiaOG
Jun 23 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Streets in Tegucigalpa, Honduras ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The narco-terror troubles for Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador. Mary Anastasia O’Grady @MaryAnastasiaOG
The long failure of Venezuelan governance to Maduro’s failed state. Mary Anastasia O’Grady @WSJOpinion @MaryAnastasiaOG
Jun 23 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Carlos Andrés Pérez during his first term in office) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The long failure of Venezuelan governance to Maduro’s failed state. Mary Anastasia…
PacificWatch: Needle-strewn Streets of San Francisco. @JeffBliss1
Jun 23 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow PacificWatch: Needle-strewn Streets of San Francisco. @JeffBliss1…
“The hardest bug to eat is the first one.” @GeneMarks
Jun 23 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Fara is a Grasshopper, they are placed in water for 24 hours, after which they can be boiled or eaten raw, sun-dried, fried, flavoured with spices, such as garlic, onions, chile, drenched in lime, and used in soup or as a filling…
What does the SCOTUS online sales tax decision, South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc., mean for small businesses? @GeneMarks
Jun 23 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Una visita al gigantesco Centro Logístico de Amazon España en San Fernando de Henares (Madrid) Date 10 December 2013, 16:43 Source Amazon España por dentro Author Álvaro Ibáñez from Madrid, Spain) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Labor shortage and illegal immigration answered with regulated guest workers. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion
Jun 23 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: 1960’s potato farming machinery University of Guelph - History of Yukon Gold Potatoes 1960’s Potato Farming Equipment) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Labor shortage and…
Mulvaney OMB aims to rearrange the DC microclimate. @FRoseDC.
Jun 23 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Photograph of Workers Dusting Veteran’s Administration Records, 06/26/1936 Original Caption: Photograph of Workers Dusting Veteran’s Administration Records, 06/26/1936 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Trump economy soaring: “Make the tax cuts permanent” & “increase skill based immigration” @StephenMoore @Heritage
Jun 23 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Photograph of work crews building the Los Angeles and San Gabriel Valley Railroad, South Pasadena, ca.1885. Dozens of men labor at the site, including a group about to lay a rail at left. A wooden building bears the sign “C.…
Social engineering turns unanimously to STEM. @RichardAEpstein
Jun 22 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Vue du collège de Sorbonne en 1550 Päiväys 1850) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Social engineering turns unanimously to STEM. @RichardAEpstein The National Academies of…
China aims for the Far Side of the Moon. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 22 • 15 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Far Side ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow China aims for the Far Side of the Moon. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com…
Global dusting on Mars. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 22 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Captured in this image from Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter is a 37,000 square-kilometer (almost 14,300 miles) dust storm that moved counter-clockwise through the Phoenix landing site on Oct 11, 2008. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Malin Space…
Endlessly the Cambridge Five: “A Spy Named Orphan: 4 of 4: The Enigma of Donald Maclean” by Roland Philipps
Jun 22 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Joseph Stalin, leader of the party from 1924 to his death in 1953 Bundesarchiv, Bild 183-R80329 / CC-BY-SA 3.0 For documentary purposes the German Federal Archive often retained the original image captions, which may be erroneous, biased,…
Mueller is a political actor. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jun 22 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoFile:The Globe Theatre from the Long Antwerp View of London.jpg: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Mueller is a political actor. @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
An Obstruction Case against Trump does not suit the logic of the Horowitz report. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter
Jun 22 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice Building, photographed from 1000 block of Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.. Photographed by Ed Brown (Edbrown05) on 05-04-2005. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Horowitz Report: “A persistent lack of (FBI) leadership, even under Director Wray.” @SebGorka
Jun 22 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Hoover in 1932 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Horowitz Report: “A persistent lack of (FBI) leadership, even under Director Wray.” @SebGorka…
Bringing home from North Korea the remains of the Korean War MIA. @SebGorka
Jun 22 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: This blown bridge at Funchilin Pass blocked the only way out for U.S. and British forces withdrawing from the Chosin Reservoir in North Korea during the Korean War. Air Force C-119 Flying Boxcars dropped portable bridge sections to span…
China loses a trade war. @ChristianWhiton
Jun 21 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: beijing china building ministry of foreign affairs) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow China loses a trade war. @ChristianWhiton [](https://youtu.be/INVDoFUHw-w) […
Why was Christopher Steele at the State Department in October 2016? @ChuckRossDC @DailyCaller
Jun 21 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry drops by the cafeteria at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., February 15, 2013. [State Department photo/ Public Domain] Date 15 February 2013, 14:17:46 Source…
The GOP Congress is unusually alarmed by the border turmoil. @DavidMDrucker @WashingtonExaminer @CNN
Jun 21 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Memorial coffins on the US-Mexico barrier for those killed crossing the border fence in Tijuana, México. Date Source Own work Author Tomas Castelazo ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
The ends-justifying-the-means Resistance will get worse. @VDHanson @HooverInst
Jun 21 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:The Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral in Florence possesses the largest brick dome in the world,[2][3] and is considered a masterpiece of European architecture. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
Confidence Creator by Heather Monahan.
Jun 21 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Jupiter, woodcut from a 1550 edition of Guido Bonatti’s Liber Astronomiae ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Confidence Creator by Heather Monahan. […
Mysteries of Organics on the Dwarf Planet Ceres. Hannah Kaplan, Southwest Research Institute. David Livingston, SpaceShow.com
Jun 21 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: This simulated perspective view shows Occator Crater, measuring 57 miles (92 kilometers) across and 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) deep, which contains the brightest area on Ceres. This region has been the subject of intense interest since…
Endlessly the Cambridge Five: “A Spy Named Orphan: 3 of 4: The Enigma of Donald Maclean” by Roland Philipps
Jun 21 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Inside Newcastle Central Station, 1948 View inside a busy Central Station, Newcastle upon Tyne, May 1948 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/1514). Adverts for toothpaste and toffee vie for attention. Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken…
Asbestos Chronicles. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst
Jun 21 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Asbestos Chronicles. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst The United States Supreme Court will hear Air and Liquid Systems v. Devries in its next…
The US is at an advantage when China is uncertain about its own near future moves. Stephen Yates D.C. International Advisory. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 21 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Map of the Warring States. Qin is shown in pink ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The US is at an advantage when China is uncertain about its own near future moves. Stephen…
Happy 95th Birthday, Henry Kissinger, as Trump’s approval climbs 3 points. @MonicaCrowley
Jun 21 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:President Richard Nixon and staff members with President Charles de Gaulle of France, 03/02/1969 US National Archives #194610 Item from Collection NS-WHPO: White House Photo Office Collection, 01/20/1969 - 08/09/1974 Location: Nixon…
Democrats favored on immigration, Republicans favored on the economy, 2018. @LaraMBrownPHD
Jun 21 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: El Paso, TX - Kentucky National Guardsmen on patrol on horseback and by automobile along a roadway outside El Paso, Texas, circa 1916. June 18, 2016, is the 100th anniversary of the “Great Mobilization” order of the National Guard to the…
PRC Space Force vs US Space Force. Rick Fisher, Rick Fisher, senior fellow on Asian Military Affairs at the International Assessment and Strategy Center. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 20 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:A sample image taken by FY-1C. Received by the Center for Earth Observing and Space Research at George Mason University.[20] ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow PRC Space…
PRC traps its submarine fleet in the South China Sea fishbowl. Maochun Miles Yu, professor of East Asia and Military History at the United States Naval Academy.
Jun 20 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Japanese Carrier Division Three under attack by United States Navy aircraft from Task Force 58, late afternoon, June 20, 1944. The heavy cruiser circling at right, nearest to the camera, is either Maya or Chōkai. Beyond that, is the small…
Is Europe hesitating on the the trade war & What is to be done? @AlanTonelson @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 20 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Photographed at Kampen, The Netherlands. Date 10 July 2010 Source Own work Author User:Alfvanbeem ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Is Europe hesitating on the the…
China vs US, Japan, Russia, UK over developing the Kim regime. Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 20 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:U.S. Marine Corps, Republic of Korea Marines Corps, New Zealand Army and Australian Army conduct amphibious assault training at Doksukri Beach, South Korea, March 12, 2016, during Exercise Ssang Yong 16. Ssang Yong 16 is a biennial military…
Kim Family script of war-provoking, peace-talking, reform-minding, repeat. Sung-Yoon Lee, professor at The Fletcher School at Tufts University, on these:
Jun 20 • 10 min
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Endlessly the Cambridge Five: “A Spy Named Orphan: 2 of 4: The Enigma of Donald Maclean” by Roland Philipps
Jun 20 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: The sentry box outside the Foreign Office dates the photograph to the mid 1880s. There is a Police Constable standing at the end of Downing Street near the junction with Whitehall but there are no gates. The buildings on the…
Oppy still; Curiosity busy. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 20 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:This vista from NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity shows “Wdowiak Ridge,” from left foreground to center, as part of a northward look with the rover’s tracks visible at right. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Trump aims for a Space Force & What is to be done? Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 20 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Emblem of Air Force Space Command of the United States Air Force Date Source http://www.af.mil/shared/media/ggallery/hires/AFG-060622-001.jpg Author United States Air Force (User:Pmsyyz converted from JPEG to PNG and added transparency)…
What was Secretary Clinton’s intention in keeping a private server? 2 of 2: @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jun 20 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO: Chappaqua Farm, West Chester County, N.Y., The Residence of Hon. Horace Greeley, Currier & Ives, c. 1870 http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/id?1659419 Lithograph of “Chappaqua Farm, Westchester County, N.Y., The Residence of Hon.…
What was Secretary Clinton’s intention in keeping a private server? 1 of 2: @AndrewCMcCarthy @ThadMcCotter
Jun 20 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (PHOTO: Downtown Chappaqua from the NY 120 overpass Daniel Case - Own work View of downtown Chappaqua, New York, USA, from nearby overpass carrying NY 120 over the Saw Mill River Parkway and Metro-North’s Harlem Line)…
Tariff threats cost both the Chinese and American consumers. @VeroDeRugy @Mercatus
Jun 20 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tariff threats cost both the Chinese and American consumers. @VeroDeRugy @Mercatus
What is a gentleman in 2018? @bernieandsid @WABCradio @Flirtyflipper
Jun 20 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Anton von Maron (1733–1808) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q596339 Title Portrait of Two Gentlemen before the Arch of Constantine in Rome Object type painting Date 1767 Medium oil on canvas Dimensions Height: 137 cm (53.9 in); Width: 101 cm…
The long alienation of the Vietnam War. @bernieandsid @WABCradio @Flirtyflipper
Jun 20 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Vietnam War 1968 - Khe Sanh - Line of defense. Khe Sanh, South Vietnam: U.S. Marines man the fortified perimeter of Khe Sanh Jan.22nd awaiting the anticipated Communist offensive in the northern area of South Vietnam. Some 5,000 Marines…
Tales of the New Cold War: The Two Origin Documents of Russiagate: 2 of 2: Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.
Jun 19 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: The contemporary art of Russia (the ongoing series, issue II). Cossack Seeing-Off. Stirrup Cup by Sergey Gavrilyachenko. 1999. Sergey Aleksandrovich Gavrilyachenko (born 1956) is a Russian painter, a People’s Artist of the Russian…
Tales of the New Cold War: The Two Origin Documents of Russiagate: 1 of 2: Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.
Jun 19 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Stamp of Russia 2011 No 1513.jpg More details The contemporary art of Russia (the ongoing series, issue I). The view of St. Boris and Gleb Monastery by Nikolai Borovskoy. Oil on canvas. 2001. The private collection of K. Moskalenko. The…
Trump’s approval rising & What is to be done? @LizPeek
Jun 19 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Description English: Bus terminal at Drive-In Shopping Centre, Chermside, ca. 1957 Date circa 1957 Source [1] Author Unknown) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Trump’s…
The roaring Trump economy & more growth ahead. @LizPeek
Jun 19 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:A Roberts loom in a weaving shed in 1835. Textiles were the leading industry of the Industrial Revolution and mechanized factories, powered by a central water wheel or steam engine, were the new workplace. )…
Early California Primary Touting. @HooverWhalen
Jun 19 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Jerry Brown at the 1976 Democratic National Convention, New York City. Date 15 July 1976) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Early 2020 California Primary Touting.…
Endlessly the Cambridge Five: “A Spy Named Orphan: 1 of 4: The Enigma of Donald Maclean” by Roland Philipps
Jun 19 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Trinity Hall, Cambridge University. Buildings on Trinity Lane, adjacent to Clare College chapel, circa 1870. Image taken from original albumen print from a bound album of 58 Cambridge University photographs. Original 19th century…
The Unknowns: 2 of 2: The Untold Story of America’s Unknown Soldier and WWI’s Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home by Patrick K. O’Donnell.
Jun 19 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Unknowns: 2 of 2: The Untold Story of America’s Unknown Soldier and WWI’s Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home by Patrick K.…
The Old Cold War: 2 of 2 :The Other Space Race: Eisenhower and the Quest for Aerospace Security” by Nicholas Michael Sambaluk
Jun 19 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Dr. von Braun briefs President Eisenhower at the front of the S1 Stage (first Stage) of the Saturn 1 vehicle at the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) on September 8, 1960. The President’s visit was to dedicate Marshall Space Flight Center…
What is the status of the FBI investigation of the Clinton Foundation? @CharlesOrtel
Jun 19 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo June 2015: PROU.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Follow Secretary Castro Attends CGI Event Denver, CO) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow What is the status of…
Texas and California at risk of brownouts due to dependence on subsidized renewables. Bud Weinstein, Maguire Energy Institute.
Jun 19 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Texas and California at risk of brownouts due to dependence on subsidized renewables. Bud Weinstein, Maguire Energy Institute.
Horowitz finds bias in Strzok and Page & What is to be done? @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter
Jun 18 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Horowitz finds bias in Strzok and Page & What is to be done? @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter
“Indiana” Hoenlein and the Lost Amulet of the City of David.
Jun 18 • 7 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow “Indiana” Hoenlein and the Lost Amulet of the City of David.
Netanyahu and Putin vs Iran in Syria. Malcolm Hoenlein.
Jun 18 • 16 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:One of the rare periods the Barada river is high, seen here next to the Four Seasons hotel in downtown Damascus April 2009 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Netanyahu and…
Socialism fails in the Old World and New World. @RealConstable
Jun 18 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:A view of Caracas from Valle Arriba. Date 11 November 2006 Source Flickr Author Igvir Reviewer Saravask ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Socialism fails in the Old World…
Has the US captured a Benghazi attack commander? @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio
Jun 18 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:A view of the Libyan Town of Derna from its eastern escarpment. Date 27 May 2010 Source Own work Author Maher A. A. Abdussalam ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Has the US…
Does President Trump have the political will to out maneuver the PRC on trade? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter
Jun 18 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Title: China’s open door; a sketch of Chinese life and history Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors: Wildman, Rounsevelle, 1864-1901 Subjects: Publisher: Boston, Lothrop Publishing Company Contributing Library: The Library of Congress Digitizing…
Mike Pompeo and POTUS in a rush vs Little Rocket Man. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter
Jun 18 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, CA - Female Marines perform their duties as traffic controllers during the Korean War. During the war, women were encouraged to take on more roles in different military occupations than before to free up…
The Taliban is not negotiating; it is attacking. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio
Jun 18 • 15 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Kabul Modern Kabul Date 27 May 2013 (original upload date) Source https://www.panoramio.com/photo/90905589 Author Masoud Akbaril ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The…
Foch’s plan to overwhelm von Ludendorff: “Hundred Days: 4of 4: The Campaign That Ended World War I by Nick Lloyd
Jun 18 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: More details U.S. Marines during the offensive U.S. Marines - U.S. National Archives U.S. Marines during the Meuse-Argonne Campaign in World War I. With the 2nd Division ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Foch’s plan to overwhelm von Ludendorff: “Hundred Days: 3 of 4: The Campaign That Ended World War I by Nick Lloyd
Jun 18 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo32nd-division.org at Meuse-Argonne. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Foch’s plan to overwhelm von Ludendorff: “Hundred Days: 3 of 4: The Campaign That Ended World War I by…
Foch’s plan to overwhelm von Ludendorff: “Hundred Days: 2 of 4: The Campaign That Ended World War I by Nick Lloyd
Jun 17 • 22 min
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Foch’s plan to overwhelm von Ludendorff: “Hundred Days: 1 of 4: The Campaign That Ended World War I by Nick Lloyd
Jun 17 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Battle of the Canal du Nord. Scene at a Canadian Forward Dressing Station near Inchy during the 4th Canadian Division’s crossing of the Canal du Nord. Date 27 September 1918 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Excellent Crystal Ball 2012: The Next Decade:2 of 2: Empire and Republic in a Changing World by George Friedman
Jun 17 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Three Gorges Dam, constructed by China Three Gorges Corporation. Christoph Filnkößl - Own work Three Gorges Dam in 2006 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Excellent Crystal…
Excellent Crystal Ball 2012: The Next Decade:1 of 2: Empire and Republic in a Changing World by George Friedman
Jun 17 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Arizona’s launch, 19 June 1915 Unknown or not provided - U.S. National Archives and Records Administration) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Excellent Crystal Ball 2012:…
FDR in love: “Young Mr. Roosevelt: 2 of 2: FDR’s Introduction to War, Politics, and Life” by Stanley Weintraub.
Jun 17 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Unknown or not provided Record creator Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 Title Franklin D. Roosevelt in New York Date 26 December 1918) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
FDR in love: “Young Mr. Roosevelt: 1 of 2: FDR’s Introduction to War, Politics, and Life” by Stanley Weintraub.
Jun 17 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Unknown or not provided Record creator Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 Title Franklin D. Roosevelt in Firth of Forth, Scotland Date 29 August 1918) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Why we fret: “Civilization: 3 of 3: The West and the Rest” by Niall Ferguson (Author).
Jun 17 • 16 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Steam powered weaving shed Date 1914 Source Plate from More Pictures of British History, London, 1914, p.61. Publisher: London. Adam and Charles Black. 1914 Author E.L. Hoskyn ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Why we fret: “Civilization: 2 of 3: The West and the Rest” by Niall Ferguson (Author).
Jun 17 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Anonymous: One of A.J. Keller, E.J. Meeker, H.C. Edwards, Victor Perard, Malcom Fraser. Description English: An image of Roger Bacon in his study Date 1905 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
Why we fret: “Civilization:1 of 3: The West and the Rest” by Niall Ferguson (Author).
Jun 17 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: “The Old Bailey, Known Also as the Central Criminal Court”, from Volume 2 of The Microcosm of London: or, London in Miniature. Date 1808 Source http://www3.open.ac.uk/media/images.aspx?category=latestnews Author Thomas Rowlandson…
Sports diplomacy:” The Boys in the Boat: PART 1 of 2: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.” by Daniel James Brown
Jun 17 • 20 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Rowing at the 1936 Summer Olympics on a German stamp ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Sports diplomacy:” The Boys in the Boat: PART 1 of 2: Nine Americans and Their Epic…
Sports diplomacy:” The Boys in the Boat: PART 2 of 2: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.” by Daniel James Brown
Jun 17 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:RBerlin, Olympische Kunstausstellung, Eröffnung ADN-ZB-Archiv Berlin, Juli 1936: Nach der Eröffnung der Olympischen Kunstausstellung am Kaiserdamm sehen wir Joseph Goebbels und Hans Schweitzer-Mjölnir bei einem Rundgang durch die…
AI is the new black at the Dod. @PhilDStewart @Reuters
Jun 16 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow AI is the new black at the Dod. @PhilDStewart @Reuters…
The First Amendment and Colorado. @BerkowitzPeter
Jun 16 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The First Amendment and Colorado. @BerkowitzPeter…
Waiting on the certain Trump disrupting style & What is to be done? @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion
Jun 16 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Negotiations with U.S. President Donald Trump at the 2018 G7 summit in La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada. Date 9 June 2018 Source https://twitter.com/Scavino45/status/1005464870551150592 Author Dan Scavino Jr.)…
Gaza sea-based attack tunnels are not contained. Major General Michael Edelstein. Malcolm Hoenlein.
Jun 16 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:7 February 2007, 15:40:08 Source https://www.flickr.com/photos/marcinmonko/5323304239/ Author Marcin Monko ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Gaza sea-based attack tunnels are not contained. Major…
Iran air travel cannot survive sanctions. Farzin Nadimi Malcolm Hoenlein
Jun 16 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Mahan Air Airbus A340-600 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Iran air travel cannot survive sanctions. Farzin Nadimi Malcolm Hoenlein Farzin Nadim is a Washington-based…
Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor by Yossi Klein Halevi
Jun 16 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Bethlehem security) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor by Yossi Klein Halevi […
The Joy of Bloomsday 2018 & What is to be done?. 2 of 2. @JackHitt
Jun 16 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Nederlands: De “Ulysses” van James Joyce in de “John Rylands Library” in Manchester, Engeland Datum 17 oktobar 2009 Izvor Sopstveno delo Autor Paul Hermans) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules…
The Joy of Bloomsday 2018 & What is to be done?. 1 of 2. @JackHitt
Jun 16 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: James Joyce playing a guitar Date 1915 Source Cornell Joyce Collection Author C. Ruf Permission (Reusing this file) see below, first published before 1923 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Does Dark Energy exist? @JasonKalirai STScI Multi-Mission Project Scientist, Space Telescope Science Institute David Livingston @SpaceSHow
Jun 16 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: In this artist’s conception, dark energy is represented by the purple grid above, and gravity by the green grid below. Gravity emanates from all matter in the universe, but its effects are localized and drop off quickly over large…
Space telescope WFIRST and direct imaging Earth 2. @JasonKalirai STScI Multi-Mission Project Scientist, Space Telescope Science Institute
Jun 16 • 15 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: WFIRST) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Space telescope WFIRST and direct imaging Earth 2. @JasonKalirai STScI Multi-Mission Project Scientist, Space Telescope Science…
The Palestinians are prisoners of the Palestinians. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres.
Jun 16 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Tulkarm City cemetery with separation wall right behind. West Bank, Palestine. Español: Cementerio de Tulkarem con el muro de separación justo detrás. Cisjordania, Palestina. Date 11 February 2007 Source…
Canaveral for the Next 100 Years. @PappalardoJoe
Jun 16 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: View of Mercury Control at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, in Florida (USA) during the Mercury-Atlas 6 mission, in February 1962. Date 20 February 1962 Source U.S. Navy Naval Aviation News/[1] April 1962, p. 7. Author USN)…
The New American Civil War: Peter Strzok disregards Walmart’s commoners. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis
Jun 16 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: English: Pre-2008 Walmart logo on cart corral juxtaposed with current logo on facade of store in Town of Newburgh, NY, USA Date 22 September 2012 Source Own work Author Daniel Case) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
The EU threatens America’s social media. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst
Jun 16 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:European Parliament, Plenar hall ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The EU threatens America’s social media. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst…
Quebec’s costly cows and Canada’s 270% dairy tariff. William Watson, former professor Economics, McGill University
Jun 16 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Dairy cattle in a barn in Quebec Eric Dufresne from Trois-Rivières, Canada - Flickr cows on a farm) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Quebec’s costly cows and Canada’s 270%…
From Russia, SecState Clinton emails “another senior administration official” June 2012 & What is to be done? @LeeSmithDC @AmGreatness
Jun 16 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Decembrists at the Senate Square, December 26, 1825. Picture by painter Karl Kolman (1786-1846). / К. Кольман - Copy of [1]. attrib. Saint Petersburg (Russia), Senate Square. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Unfinished, incomplete, unsatisfactory, “half-baked” Horowitz Report. 2 of 2: @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter
Jun 16 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: FBI Director James Comey — joined by Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates — addresses members of the media during a press briefing held June 13, 2016 at FBI Headquarters regarding the recent mass shooting at nightclub in Orlando,…
Unfinished, incomplete, unsatisfactory, “half-baked” Horowitz Report. 1 of 2: @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter
Jun 16 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo Department of the Interior. National Park Service (II). Region VI, National Capital Region. Titre Visit of Attorney General and Director of FBI. President Kennedy, J.Edgar Hoover, Robert F. Kennedy. White House, Oval Office. Date 23 février…
The Unknowns: 1 of 2: The Untold Story of America’s Unknown Soldier and WWI’s Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home by Patrick K. O’Donnell.
Jun 15 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Arlington National Cemetery, on 11 November 1922. View is of the south side of the Tomb looking north. Was replaced in 1931 by the present marble Tomb, Date 12 November 2011 Source Library of Congress…
Iran’s Al Quds Day provocation fails. Malcolm Hoenlein, @Conf_of_Pres
Jun 15 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:English: Quds Day officially called International Quds Day is an annual event held on the last Friday of Ramadan that was initiated by the Islamic Republic of Iran in 1979 to express support for the Palestinians and oppose Zionism and…
Can South Korea win a fight without the US military? @DavidMaxwell161 @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 15 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Can South Korea win a fight without the US military? @DavidMaxwell161 @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
The PRC troubles in Burma, Vietnam and Xinjiang. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Paul Mooney, Asia correspondent
Jun 15 • 14 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The PRC troubles in Burma, Vietnam and Xinjiang. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast Paul Mooney, Asia correspondent
Containing Kim Jung-Un is crisis management. @EmilyBLandau. Senior Research Fellow&Head of Arms Control Program@INSS Malcolm Hoenlein
Jun 15 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:On September 15, 1950, General MacArthur launched a surprise amphibious assault at the port of Inchon, South Korea, resulting in a decisive U.N. victory over the invading North Koreans. Within weeks, U.N. and South Korean forces had…
The PRC troubles in Hong Kong & banned on the Mainland. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 15 • 9 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The PRC troubles in Hong Kong & banned on the Mainland. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Hotel ISS 2025. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 15 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:A rearward view of the International Space Station backdropped by the limb of the Earth. In view are the station’s four large, gold-coloured solar array wings, two on either side of the station, mounted to a central truss structure. Further…
Waiting for Oppy to call home. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
Jun 15 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (PhotoThis scene from NASA’s Mars rover Opportunity shows “Wharton Ridge,” which forms part of the southern wall of “Marathon Valley” on the rim of Endeavour Crater. The ridge’s name honors the memory of astrobiologist Robert A. Wharton…
Gulliver Trump swats away the G-7 Lilliputians. @MaryKissel @Bruce_Thornton @HooverInst
Jun 15 • 16 min
AUTHOR. (Photollustration of Jonathan Swift’s novel Gulliver’s Travels by Grandville Fecha siglo XIX Fuente etchings for Gulliver’s Travels by Grandville Autor —Immanuel Giel 13:40, 30 April 2007 (UTC): ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
Tesla retreat; BMW advance. @DrivingtheNatio LouAnn Hammond @MaryKissel
Jun 15 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Tesla retreat; BMW advance. @DrivingtheNatio LouAnn Hammond @MaryKissel
Comey’s “disgrace” and “damning.” @MaryKissel
Jun 15 • 15 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:FBI Headquarters at night. Date Source FBI Photosimage source Author not stated ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Comey’s “disgrace” and “damning.” @MaryKissel…
Brexit splits the British; Russians unite the British. @MaryKissel @WSJOpinion
Jun 15 • 6 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Tower of London viewed from the River Thames.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Brexit splits the British; Russians unite the British. @MaryKissel @WSJOpinion
Progressive quotas disregard the best and the brightest Asian-American students. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion
Jun 15 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Progressive quotas disregard the best and the brightest Asian-American students. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion
Organic marketing shies from GMO facts-on-the-ground @HenryIMiller @HooverInst.
Jun 15 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Organic marketing shies from GMO facts-on-the-ground @HenryIMiller @HooverInst.
The Old Cold War: 1 of 2 :The Other Space Race: Eisenhower and the Quest for Aerospace Security” by Nicholas Michael Sambaluk
Jun 14 • 21 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Old Cold War: 1 of 2 :The Other Space Race: Eisenhower and the Quest for Aerospace Security” by Nicholas Michael Sambaluk…
The ATT vertical merger with Time-Warner is the shape of things to come. @VeroDRugy @Mercatus
Jun 14 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The ATT vertical merger with Time-Warner is the shape of things to come. @VeroDRugy @Mercatus
The Mid-Term remains a toss-up, advantage to the opposition. @LaraMBrownPHD
Jun 14 • 10 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The 2018 Mid-Term remains a toss-up, advantage to the opposition. @LaraMBrownPHD
The Science Fiction Planet: “Chasing New Horizons: 3 of 3: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto by Alan Stern and David Grinspoon
Jun 14 • 22 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: In the clean room at KSC’s Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility, technicians prepare the New Horizons spacecraft for a media event. Photographers and reporters will be able to photograph the New Horizons spacecraft and talk with project…
China is the loser at Singapore: US, South Korea, Japan, Russia are the winners. Arthur Waldron, University of Pennsylvania @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 14 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Seoul Station and Former Daewoo Group Headquarters Building Kys951 - Own work Seoul Station and Hangang-daro (photographed in Seoullo 7017, 2017)) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:…
What of the North Korean gun-running to Africa and Asia? Bruce Bechtol, author, North Korean Military Proliferation in the Middle East and Africa: Enabling Violence and Instability. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 14 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:: Soldiers from the Korean People’s Army look south while on duty in the Joint Security Area U.S. Army official Korean Demilitarized Zone image archive Date 16 February 2008 Source U.S. Army, Installation Management Command, Korea Region,…
When will the Trump Administration recognize Taiwan and open the embassy in Taipei? @Stephen Yates, D.C. International Advisory. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast
Jun 14 • 8 min
AUTHOR. (Photohttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy/u-s-shows-new-de-facto-embassy-in-taiwan-amid-china-tensions-idUSKBN1J72QS: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow When will…
What to watch for in the imminent DOJ I.G. Michael Horowitz report. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter
Jun 14 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Aerial view of Pennsylvania Avenue NW facing east in 2007. Visible landmarks include the Old Post Office Pavilion (bottom center, with tower), the J. Edgar Hoover Building (center left, tan building), the National Gallery of Art (center…
Rosenstein’s tantrum five months ago & What is to be done? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter
Jun 14 • 12 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein | by Internet Education Foundation ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Rosenstein’s tantrum five months ago & What is to be done?…
Bejing wins in Singapore. @JoshRogin @WashingtonPost
Jun 13 • 11 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: Singapore has utilized extensive land reclamation to expand beyond its original geographical borders. Merlion444 - Own work The Merlion statue in Merlion Park, with the skyscrapers behind.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact…
US Special Forces raid on Tampa. @TheWarZone Tyler Rogoway
Jun 13 • 13 min
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow US Special Forces raid on Tampa. @TheWarZone Tyler Rogoway…
The Science Fiction Planet: “Chasing New Horizons: 2 of 3: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto by Alan Stern and David Grinspoon
Jun 13 • 23 min
AUTHOR. (Photo:Français : This high-resolution image captured by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft combines blue, red and infrared images taken by the Ralph/Multispectral Visual Imaging Camera (MVIC). The bright expanse is the western lobe of the “heart,”…