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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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Westwood One

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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

The Founders at Home: 4 of 4: The Building of America, 1735-1817 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

4/4/2020
Photo: Arnold's Oath of Allegiance (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oath_of_Allegiance) , May 30, 1778 U.S Colonial government, Benedict Arnold - http://www.ourarchives.wikispaces.net/Archivist+of+the+United+States+David+Ferriero%27s+Favorite+Records Benedict Arnold's Oath of Allegiance, 05/30/1778 Permission details N/A; not subject to copyrightView more (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benedict_Arnold#) Public Domain...

Duration:00:08:47

The Founders at Home: 3 of 4: The Building of America, 1735-1817 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

4/4/2020
Photo: Washington's army as it marches toward Valley Forge (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valley_Forge) William B. T. Trego (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:William_B._T._Trego) - http://www.nationalserviceact.org/9.html , copied from en.wikipedia Painting depicting George Washington (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/George_Washington) leading the Continental Army (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Continental_Army) to Valley Forge (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Valley_Forge) in 1777....

Duration:00:15:00

The Founders at Home: 2 of 4: The Building of America, 1735-1817 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

4/4/2020
Photo: The Boston Massacre, an engraving by patriot Paul Revere. Paul Revere (1735–1818) - http://media.artgallery.yale.edu/pages/collection/popups/pc_prints/details04.html Boston Massacre engraving by Paul Revere. This is not an accurate depiction of the event (it did not occur in close quarters, nor with the British commander behind his troops) and is thought to be plagiarized from a drawing by artist Henry Pelham...

Duration:00:10:46

The Founders at Home: 1 of 4: The Building of America, 1735-1817 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

4/4/2020
Photo: A plan of the city and environs of New York in North America. 1776 Eno, Amos F. (1836-1915), Collector collections In Collections NYPL Collection of American Historical Prints New York Public Library http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/ copyright Copyright info Public Domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Founders at Home: 1 of 4: The Building of America, 1735-1817 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet...

Duration:00:10:51

#TheNewAmericanCivilWar: Human networks “don’t collapse, yet the subsidence can be dramatic” Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

4/4/2020
Image: Areas allotted to or claimed by barbarian groups in 416–418. Public domain. #TheNewAmericanCivilWar: Human networks “don’t collapse, yet the subsidence can be dramatic” Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis Michael E Vlahos, Johns Hopkins, in re: Where we are in the time of the virus. The United States and China, and even the United States and continental Europe, as competing civilizations. Our apparently quite-bright future. "We are living in an age of correction." Americans enjoy the...

Duration:00:09:03

#TheNewAmericanCivilWar: The first day at Gettysburg was an existential threat like that of Pearl Harbor and #in-the-time-of-the-virus. Michael Vlahos @JHUWorldCrisis

4/4/2020
Image: One of the two confirmed photos of Lincoln[1] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gettysburg_Address#cite_note-1) [2] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gettysburg_Address#cite_note-2) [3] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gettysburg_Address#cite_note-3) (center, facing camera) at Gettysburg, taken about noon, just after he arrived and some three hours before his speech. To his right is his bodyguard, Ward Hill Lamon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ward_Hill_Lamon) . #TheNewAmericanCivilWar: The...

Duration:00:12:45

China cyberthieves target healthcare #in-the-time-of-the-virus @DefTechPat Patrick Tucker @DefenseOne

4/4/2020
Image: Sailors analyze, detect and defensively respond to unauthorized activity within U.S. Navy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._Navy) information systems and computer networks. Public domain. Patrick Tucker, DefenseOne technology editor; in re: Thermal imaging of a person: can detect temperature within a couple of degrees Celsius. Explosion of sales worldwide. Wuhan flu can pass asymptomatically, but customer base has shifted from militaries to a broad range of civilian forms....

Duration:00:07:26

How to load an airline and avoid crowding and bunching #in-the-time-of-the-virus? @DefTechPat Patrick Tucker @DefenseOne

4/4/2020
Image: Very slightly less-worse sardine seating: 3+3 seating layout on a Delta Air Lines narrow body jet (Boeing 737-800 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boeing_737) ) with Zodiac Seats U.S. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zodiac_Seats_U.S.) 5751 slimline seats. Public domain. Patrick Tucker, DefenseOne technology editor; in re: A group of Florida researchers used a supercomputer, found that people in an enclosed space can be appropriately managed. A lot of airborne illnesses: one superspreader...

Duration:00:12:38

4/4 Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs.

4/4/2020
Image: Truman announces Japan's surrender. Washington, DC, August 14, 1945 Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman‑from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs (https://www.amazon.com/Michael-Dobbs/e/B001HD1VOS/ref=dp_byline_cont_audible_1) . Bob Walter (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Bob+Walter) (Narrator), Random House Audio...

Duration:00:09:24

3/4 Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs.

4/4/2020
Image: American soldiers view a pile of corpses found in the newly liberated Buchenwald concentration camp (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buchenwald_concentration_camp) in April 1945 Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman‑from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs (https://www.amazon.com/Michael-Dobbs/e/B001HD1VOS/ref=dp_byline_cont_audible_1) . Bob Walter (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Bob+Walter)...

Duration:00:12:07

2/4 Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs.

4/4/2020
Image: Cecelienhof, site of the Potsdam Conference; view from Neuer Garten Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman‑from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs (https://www.amazon.com/Michael-Dobbs/e/B001HD1VOS/ref=dp_byline_cont_audible_1) . Bob Walter (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Bob+Walter) (Narrator), Random House Audio...

Duration:00:07:18

1/4 Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs.

4/4/2020
Image: From left to right: Winston Churchill (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winston_Churchill) , Franklin D. Roosevelt (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franklin_D._Roosevelt) and Joseph Stalin (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Stalin) . Also present are Soviet Foreign Minister Vyacheslav Molotov (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vyacheslav_Molotov) (far left); Field Marshal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Field_Marshal_(United_Kingdom)) Sir Alan Brooke...

Duration:00:12:29

The Wuhan pandemic and navies East and West. Ty Rogoway @Aviation_Intel

4/4/2020
Image: The Russian Navy Udaloy-class destroyer RFS Admiral Panteleyev (BPK 548) arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam to participate in the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise 2012. * Public domain. Tyler Rogoway, @Aviation_Intel, The Drive at The War Zone, in re: Large, fat submarines. Think: Kursk event. Are among the quietest in Russia’s inventory. Dealing with the same Wuhan flu problems we are; had to take the sub in and put sailors into quarantine. Same for a Dutch sub. These are...

Duration:00:08:10

Strategic national stockpile and underground bunkers. Ty Rogoway @Aviation_Intel

4/4/2020
Image: Raven Rock Mountain Complex (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raven_Rock_Mountain_Complex) logo. Public domain. Tyler Rogoway, @Aviation_Intel, The Drive at The War Zone, in re: N95 mask: part of basic kit for blocking viruses. Ideally, should be pennies per mask in bulk. How is it that this part of the strategic national stockpile is so short? Need 3.5 billion for a pandemic. This is the biggest such oversight in US history. We had every warning—SARS, MERS, swine flu, H1N1. After the...

Duration:00:11:58

Pelosi intention to probe Trump Admin #in the time of the virus @ThadMcCotter @AndrewCMcCarthy

4/4/2020
Image: FBI Domestic Investigations and Operations Guide Andrew C McCarthy, Ball of Collusion, and Thaddeus McCarthy, American Greatness, in re: the Pelosi intention to probe Trump Admin #in the time of the virus

Duration:00:12:01

#SmallBusinessAmerica: Big banks flop: 2 of 2: on Day One of the Payroll Protection Program. @GeneMarks

4/4/2020
Photo: The w:First National Bank Building (Pittsburgh) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_National_Bank_Building_(Pittsburgh)) before 1912 renovations, 511 Wood Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Architect: D. H. Burnham & Company. Date | circa 1909 Source | http://www.phlf.org/education-department/burnham-company-in-pittsburgh/ Author | Unknown author Permission (Reusing this file (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Reusing_content_outside_Wikimedia) ) | public domain | This media...

Duration:00:10:06

#SmallBusinessAmerica: Big banks flop: 1 of 2: on Day One of the Payroll Protection Program. @GeneMarks

4/4/2020
Photo: English: Interior bank lobby of Chemical National Bank (Chemical Bank) ca. 1913 Date | 1 January 1913 Source | https://books.google.com/books?id=1XkaAAAAMAAJ Author | Chemical Bank | This media file is in the public domain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/public_domain) in the United States (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/United_States) . http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow #SmallBusinessAmerica: Big banks flop: 1 of 2:...

Duration:00:11:48

#TheScalaReport: Is the virus the beginning of the end of the utopian dream of the EU? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE

4/3/2020
Photo: The Proclamation of the German Empire (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proclamation_of_the_German_Empire_(paintings)) (3rd version; 1885) Anton von Werner (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Anton_von_Werner) - Museen Nord / Bismarck Museum: Picture (http://www.museen-sh.de/ml/einzBild.php?s=2&t=1&sparte=museen&pid=&page=1&action=vonsuche&suce=&inst=37&museenmitbild=&b=68&nameInst=Bismarck-Museum&r=1) The third version of the proclamation of Prussian king Wilhelm I as German Emperor at...

Duration:00:12:18

The San Joaquin Valley breadbasket works and waits #in the time of the virus. @DevinNunes CA22

4/3/2020
Photo: Maynard Dixon Description | English: San Joaquin Valley, California-Erosion by Maynard Dixon, 1921, oil on board, 10 1/8 x 13 ½ inches Date | 1921 Source/Photographer | ArtDaily.com Permission (Reusing this file (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Reusing_content_outside_Wikimedia) ) | | This work was never published (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Publication) prior to January 1, 2003, and is currently in the public domain...

Duration:00:11:34

FISA abuse confirmed by Horowitz & What is to be done? @DevinNunes CA22

4/3/2020
Photo: A trial by jury (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trial_by_jury) is unusual in almost all countries for non-criminal cases David Henry Friston (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:David_Henry_Friston) - Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News Engraving of Gilbert and Sullivan's Trial by Jury. 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...

Duration:00:09:26