The John Batchelor Show

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Monday 30 July 2018

Postcard — Bibi-Eibat, a municipality in Baku: oil production during the Romanov empireJOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Thaddeus McCotter, WJR, the Great Voice of the Great Lakes  Hour OneMonday 30 July 2018 / Hour 1, Block A: Elin Suleymanov, Ambassador of Republic of Azerbaijan to the United States;...

Thursday 26 July 2018

Photo: Pastor Andrew Brunson.   The Trump administration is threatening sanctions against Turkey if the U.S. ally does not release an American pastor being held there on accusations of terror and espionage.  At a State Department event on religious freedom Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence called...

Wednesday 25 July 2018

Image     From pop.org: The news that Chinese toothpaste brands sold in Panama, the Dominican Republic, and Australia contained diethylene glycol, a highly toxic chemical used in engine coolants, came as a shock to U.S. health officials. It shouldn’t have. Lack of Safety Controls   China, as anyone...

Tuesday 24 July 2018

Photo:  A tetrapod bilaterian (thou and I, dear reader). We’re symmetrical along one axis (vertical), and have four limbs.  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Larry Kudlow, Director of the National Economic Council under US Pres Donald Trump.  Hour OneTuesday 24 July 2018/ Hour 1, Block A:  Elizabeth Peek...

Monday 23 July 2018

Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt, Prussian polymath, geographer, naturalist, explorer, and influential proponent of Romantic philosophy and science. See: Hour 4, Blocks A & B:  The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World, by Andrea Wulf.Painting:  Humboldt and...

Monday 23 July 2018

Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt, Prussian polymath, geographer, naturalist, explorer, and influential proponent of Romantic philosophy and science. See: Hour 4, Blocks A & B:  The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World, by Andrea Wulf.Painting:  Humboldt and...

Friday 20 July 2018

Photo: 直升机停机坪  Vertiport: one version  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW  Hour OneFriday  20 July 2018 / Hour 1, Block A:  Col Douglas Mastroianni, in re: NATO.   On his way to the Helsinki mtg, the president of the Russian Federation chose to cut across Estonian airspace, transponder on and no permission. It...

Thursday 19 July 2018y

 Photo: Iguazú Falls, Triborder Area along the junction of Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil; home of Hizbollah, Islamist gangs, smuggling, money-laundering, global criminal activities. See also:  TERRORIST AND ORGANIZED CRIME GROUPS IN THE TRI-BORDER AREA (TBA) OF SOUTH AMERICA  (Federation of...

Wednesday 18 July 2018

Image:  The genius of  The Economist, showing Xi Jinping as incipient emperor; on the cover of its May 4–10, 2013, issue   http://econ.st/1fuXrfG  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Gordon Chang, Daily Beast  Hour OneWednesday 18 July 2018/ Hour 1, Block A:  Arthur Waldron, Lauder Professor of...

Tuesday 17 July 2018

JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Larry Kudlow, Director of the National Economic Council under US Pres Donald Trump.  Hour OneTuesday 17 July 2018/ Hour 1, Block A:.  Elizabeth Peek, Fox News and The Hill, in re:  Pres Trump spoke awkwardly at the news conference yesterday in Helsinki; however, the...

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