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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.

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.

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New York, NY

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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.

Language:

English


Episodes

136: Western Pennsylvanians have not changed their votes since 2016 and Eastern Pennsylvanians are still counting their votes from 2020. SalenaZito.com

7/2/2020
ImageScene on Rouzersville Mountain, Sunshine Trail Highway, Route 16, near Waynesboro, Pa.Subjects: RoadsPlaces: Pennsylvania > Franklin (county) > WaynesboroNotes: Title from item.Extent: 1 print (postcard) : linen texture, color ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.Accession #: 06_10_018504 Date | between circa 1930 and circa 1945 Source | Boston Public Library Tichnor Brothers collection #70005 (http://ark.digitalcommonwealth.org/ark:/50959/tb09jr508) Author | Pub. by John Myerly Company, Hagerstown, Md....

Duration:00:02:57

135: The miracle of Lordstown, Ohio rising from the rust to build EV trucks. SalenaZito.com

7/2/2020
Image:Coming out of the smoke : newspaper cartoon depicting the steel strike, New York World, 1919 October 11 Kirby - New York World newspaper cartoon depicting Permission details This work is in the public domain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/public_domain) in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries%27_copyright_lengths) is the author's life plus 70 years or fewer. You must also include a United States...

Duration:00:06:25

134: Westward with the 12 Madonnas of the Trail, ten feet tall, with children and rifle. SalenaZito.com

7/2/2020
Image: Edward Joseph Holslag Description | English: Postcard of one of the twelve Santa Fe Trail murals by Edward Holslag Source/Photographer | http://paris-of-the-plains.blogspot.com/2014_11_01_archive.html Westward with the 12 Madonnas of the Trail, ten feet tall, with children and rifle. SalenaZito.com...

Duration:00:11:05

133: Speaking of the pandemic uncertainties including infection flare-ups and serology testing. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

7/2/2020
Image:Typist wearing mask, New York City, October 16, 1918, during the "Spanish flu" influenza pandemic. The flu prevented day-to-day operations from going smoothly. Officials advised all persons to wear face masks, even indoors. Many believed that a person could contract the disease by handling documents and equipment. Record held at: National Archives at College Park, MD. Record number 165-WW-269B-16. Date | 16 October 1918 Source | 1918 photograph; photographer uncredited. Via...

Duration:00:08:56

132: The FDA proclaims guidelines for a successful Covid-19 vaccine. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch

7/2/2020
Image: Policemen in Seattle wearing masks made by the Red Cross, during the influenza epidemic. December 1918. Date | December 1918 Source | Taken from https://www.archives.gov/exhibits/influenza-epidemic/records-list.html Author | The FDA proclaims guidelines for a successful Covid-19 vaccine. @HenryIMiller @PacificResearch https://www.wsj.com/articles/fda-to-issue-guidance-on-covid-19-vaccine-approval-11593516090

Duration:00:12:48

132: USMCA begins with doubts in virus-damaged Mexico and certainty in confident Canada. @DanielGriswold @Mercatus

7/1/2020
Image: Windsor Station, Montreal, Canada.Français : Gare Windsor, Montréal, Canada. Date | circa/vers 1900 USMCA begins with doubts in virus-damaged Mexico and certainty in confident Canada. @DanielGriswold @Mercatus https://thehill.com/opinion/finance/440821-usmca-is-a-needed-respite-from-trump-induced-uncertainty#.XMTONcde6EA.twitter

Duration:00:10:33

132: State of the City, the State, the Union: The NYC leadership defunds the police & What is to be done? John Catsimatidis @JCats2013 @CatsRoundtable

7/1/2020
Image: Aqueduct police station (LOC) Bain News Service,, publisher. Aqueduct police station [between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915] 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller. Notes: Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Format: Glass negatives. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington,...

Duration:00:10:18

131: Reporting the documented "demographic genocide" of the Uyghur peoples by Beijing CCP. @NuryTurkel, Uyghur Human Rights Project.

7/1/2020
Image: Qing-era painting (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinese_painting) depicting a Chinese campaign against Jahangir Khoja (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jahangir_Khoja) 's forces in Xinjiang, 1828 Unknown author - http://www.battle-of-qurman.com.cn/e/hist.htm A scene of the Chinese Campaign against Rebels in the East turkestan, 1828 Permission details This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Public_domain) work...

Duration:00:10:53

131: The PRC crushes Hong Kong's future & What is to be done? @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

7/1/2020
Image: View of Canton c. 1800. Date | circa 1800 Source | http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/rise_fall_canton_04/gallery_places/pages/cwC_1800c_E79708_Panorama.htm Author | Unknown Chinese artist The PRC crushes Hong Kong's future & What is to be done? @Michael_Yon @GordonGChang

Duration:00:11:24

131: The closing of the closed mind of the American universities. John Yoo, @HooverInst.

7/1/2020
ImageEnglish: Kyes and Woodbury (John F. Kyes, dates unknown, and Charles Herbert Woodbury, 1864-1940), Untitled [Aerial view of Princeton University campus], 1895. Lithograph. Published by George S. Harris and Sons, and reproduced in Harper’s Weekly on January 26, 1895. GC047 Princetoniana Collection. *Note: Kyes is correct, not Keyes as is sometimes seen. Date | 8 May 2007, 19:17:51 Source | Princeton University Author | Kyes and Woodbury The closing of the closed mind of the American...

Duration:00:09:34

131: The threatened court-packing plan of 2020 is the same as the failed court-packing plan of 1937. John Yoo, @HooverInst

7/1/2020
Image:English: A photo of the United States Supreme Court by Erich Salomon (https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Erich_Salomon&action=edit&redlink=1) . Salomon faked a broken arm and hid the camera in his cast. Date | 1937-xx-xx Source | Digital reproduction posted to Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/pics/comments/9cfutd/illegal_picture_taken_inside_the_us_supreme_court/ The threatened court-packing plan of 2020 is the same as the failed court-packing plan of 1937. John Yoo,...

Duration:00:09:50

130: 2/2: The cosmology problem with not knowing how much of the heavy element Oxygen is in our Sun. Ken Croswell, Knowable Magazine.

7/1/2020
Photo: NASA STEREO Captures Huge Eruptive Prominence 304 April13 NASA image acquired April 12-13, 2010 To view a video of the prominence go to: http://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/4526619234/ STEREO Captures Largest Prominence Eruption in 15 Years The STEREO (Ahead) spacecraft caught this spectacular eruptive prominence in extreme UV light as it blasted away from the Sun (Apr. 12-13, 2010). This was certainly among the largest prominence eruptions seen by either the STEREO or SOHO missions....

Duration:00:07:28

130: 1/2: The cosmology problem with not knowing how much of the heavy element Oxygen is in our Sun. Ken Croswell, Knowable Magazine.

7/1/2020
Photo: This sequence of nine images taken by the Surface Stereo Imager on NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander shows the sun rising on the morning of the lander's 101st Martian day after landing. The images were taken on Sept. 5, 2008. The local solar times at the landing site for the nine images were between 1:23 a.m. and 1:41 a.m. The landing site is on far-northern Mars, and the mission started in late northern spring. For nearly the entire first 90 Martian days of the mission, the sun never set...

Duration:00:13:55

129: Mall-shopping in the UK with social distancing or not. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

7/1/2020
Photo:High Street, Exeter, England, ca. 1895 Datum | c:a 1890 till 1900 Mall-shopping in the UK with social distancing or not. @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion https://www.ft.com/content/ac304b99-0e93-40c0-b807-e06b3deb0f93

Duration:00:06:54

129: Regional virus "flare-ups" in the UK lockdown Leicester as London blossoms? @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion

7/1/2020
Photo: Leicester Belgrave Road railway station (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leicester_Belgrave_Road_railway_station) Date | 1900s Source | Old postcard Author | W.D. & S. Ltd Regional virus "flare-ups" in the UK lockdown Leicester as London blossoms? @JosephSternberg @WSJOpinion https://www.france24.com/en/20200630-britain-imposes-local-lockdown-in-city-of-leicester-after-covid-19-flare-up

Duration:00:12:47

129: Renaming the Woodrow Wilson School for George Shultz, Princeton '42. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

7/1/2020
Photo:Princeton University, 1906. Hand-colored engraving after a watercolor by Richard Rummell (1848-1924). Commissioned and published by Littig and Company. GC047 Princetoniana Collection. Rummell made a number of watercolors of Princeton University (see also below), which were reproduced in full color, sepia, and/or black and white prints. Date | 8 May 2007, 19:20:20 Source | Princeton University Author | Richard Rummell This media file is in the public domain...

Duration:00:10:22

129: After the virus, driving California's Autobahns in an EV Tesla. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

7/1/2020
Photo: Orange County Archives (https://www.flickr.com/photos/ocarchives/) State Highway, west of Orange, circa 1940 View of the State Highway (101), near Chapman Ave. and "the Santa Ana Boulevard., in Orange. There are no known copyright restrictions on this image. All future uses of this photo should include the courtesy line, "Photo courtesy Orange County Archives." After the virus, driving California's Autobahns in an EV Tesla. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst...

Duration:00:09:56

128: Biden protects Washington, Jefferson and Christopher Columbus, not Lee or the CSA generals. No mention of Grant. @WJMCGurn @WSJOpinion

7/1/2020
Photo:Junius Brutus Stearns (born Lucius Sawyer Stearns, June 2, 1810 – September 17, 1885) was an American painter best known for his five-part Washington Series (1847–1856).[1] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junius_Brutus_Stearns#cite_note-signing-1) The Life of George Washington: The Farmer Description | English: Washington standing among African-American field workers; Mt. Vernon in background. Hand-colored lithograph by Régnier (lithographer), 18.25 x 24.25 inches, after a painting by...

Duration:00:11:43

128: "Maybe 70% of the unemployed will go back to the jobs they had before..." Michael Boskin, @HooverInst

7/1/2020
Photo:Financial district, 1920s None credited. - postcard published by E. C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee. Scanned by Infrogmation (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Infrogmation) New Orleans (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/New_Orleans) postcard, "Financial District, The Carondelet Canyon". View of Carondelet Street up from Canal Street, with high-rises including the Hibernia Bank building and 1920s automobiles visible. Text on back of card: "More money is involved in the gigantic...

Duration:00:13:10

127: #NewWorld: Venezuela's major money-launderer, Alex Saab, is interrupted at the Cape Verde airport & What is to be done? @jmhumire Secure Free Society. Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal, @MariaFdaCabal, Bogota.

6/30/2020
Photo:Português: Postal de Cabo Verde Date | 1900s Source | Colecção Jill Rosemary Dias (http://memoria-africa.ua.pt/Archive/Archive_Explorer.aspx?isad=80) , em Memórias de África e do Oriente (http://memoria-africa.ua.pt/) Author | unknown/unstated at the source #NewWorld: Venezuela's major money-launderer, Alex Saab, is interrupted at the Cape Verde airport & What is to be done? @jmhumire (https://twitter.com/jmhumire/) Secure Free Society. Senator Maria Fernanda Cabal, @MariaFdaCabal...

Duration:00:13:36