Schedules

Thursday 20 November 2014

Photo, above: US border with Mexico,  General Pershing's punitive expedition camp near the border, El Paso, Texas (postcard, circa 1916): Franklin Mountains, left to right (i.e., south to north) are: Ranger Peak, Sugarloaf Mountain, and part of South Franklin Mountain. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts...

Wednesday 19 November 2014

Photo, above:  Today is the 151st anniversary of the delivery of the Gettysburg Address, a speech by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln during the American Civil War on the afternoon of Thursday, November 19, 1863.  He spoke at the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg,...

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Photo, above: Silesia is a region of Central Europe now located mostly in Poland, with small parts in the Czech Republic and Germany. It has about 40,000 km2 and almost 8,000,000 inhabitants. Silesia is located along the Odra river. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-host: Larry Kudlow, CNBC senior advisor;...

Monday 17 November 2014

Photo, above: The Cushing Oil Field, also known as the Cushing-Drumright Oil Field, is an oil field in northeastern Oklahoma, part of the Mid-Continent oil province. The 10-mile (16 km) by 3-mile (4.8 km) field includes southeastern Payne County, northwestern Creek County, and northeastern Lincoln...

Sunday 16 November 2014

Drawing, above: Hour 4, Blocks A & B:  Law of the Desert Born (Graphic Novel), by Louis L'Amour and Beau L'Amour JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Sunday 16 November 2014  / Hour 1, Block A: Dallas 1963, by Bill Minutaglio and Steven L. Davis (1 of 4) Sunday 16 November 2014  / Hour 1, Block B:...

Saturday 15 November 2014

Photo, above:  Tbilisi, Georgia. See Hour 3,  Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting, by John Shiffman JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Saturday 15 November 2014 / Hour 1, Block A: The Last Pirate: A Father, His Son, and the Golden Age of Marijuana, by Tony Dokoupil (1...

Friday 14 November 2014

Photo, above: Welcome to the Polish Base on the New Cold War's Front Lines: Lask air force base in Poland, where U.S. and Polish pilots track Russia's activities. See Hour 1, Block C, Joe Pappalardo, Popular Mechanics JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Friday  14 November 2014 / Hour 1, Block A: Liz...

Thursday 13 November 2014

Photo, above: Log jam at Big Ripple, North Fork of Clearwater River, Idaho. See Hour 1, Blocks C & D, Stephen Yates, Idaho Republican Party Chairman, & DC Advisory.   JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts: Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal editorial board & host of OpinionJournal.com &...

Wednesday 12 November 2014

Photo, above: The State Department has spent a week shepherding a dozen East Asian reporters, "emerging media professionals," around the US, culminating in a visit to a Cumulus New York radio program, where they were welcomed by the John Batchelor Show on Thursday November 12. A dozen members of...

Tuesday 11 November 2014

Photo, above: World War I, the bloodiest war in history till then as well as one of the most unnecessary, ended on Armistice Day on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, 11 November 1918.  Three years earlier, as troops suffered in frozen, wet, filthy trenches facing each...

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