The John Batchelor Show

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Sunday 29 September 2013

Photo, above: Captain America is an American fictional character, a superhero who appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Captain America Comics #1 (March 1941) Marvel Comics' 1940s predecessor, Timely Comics, and was created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby....

Saturday 28 September 2013

Photo, above: See Hour 2, Block C: All the Great Prizes: The Life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt by John Taliaferro JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Saturday 28 September 2013 / Hour 1, Block A: Oliver Hazard Perry: Honor, Courage, and Patriotism in the Early U.S. Navy (Library of Naval...

Friday 27 September 2013

Photo, above: English bunny rabbit resting. See Hour 2, Block D, Margaret Newkirk, Bloomberg, on Blue Grass Army depot of CW; bunny-hutch defense.  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Friday  27 September 2013 / Hour 1, Block A:  Rep Devin Nunes (CA-21), in re: Shutdown Looms as the Senate Passes a Budget...

Thursday 26 September 2013

 Photo, above:  The sin of pride, Hieronymus Bosch; see: Hour 1, Block A,  Rich Lowry, National Review, on  Breaking Bad’s Moral Chaos JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts: Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal editorial board; Patrick Chovanec, chief strategist at Silvercrest Asset Management. Hour One...

Wednesday 25 September 2013

Photo, above: DEATH TOLL AND MASS KILLING FROM CULTURAL REVOLUTION  The Cultural Revolution claimed the lives of several million people [over years: 70 million Chinese people killed by the regime]  and inflicted cruel and inhuman treatments on hundreds of millions of people. However, 40 years after...

Tuesday 24 September 2013

Photo, above:  Map of Texas wind speeds. See:  Hour 2, Blocks C & D, The Great Texas Wind Rush: How George Bush, Ann Richards, and a Bunch of Tinkerers Helped the Oil and Gas State... by Kate Galbraith and Ashe Price  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-host: Larry Kudlow, The Kudlow Report, CNBC; and...

Monday 23 September 2013

Photo, above: al Shebaab in Somalia JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Monday  23 September  2013 / Hour 1, Block A:   Thomas Joscelyn, Long War Journal senior editor, and Bill Roggio, Long War Journal and FDD, in re:  (1 of 2) al Shebaab (the youth) swore allegiance to al Q in 2012.   July 2013 UN...

Sunday 22 September 2013

   Photo, above: Yale crew team of 1880, featuring Chung Mun Yew in the center (Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University) See: Hour 1, Blocks C & D -Fortunate Sons: The 120 Chinese Boys Who Came to America, Went to School, and Revolutionized an Ancient Civilization... by Liel Leibovitz and...

Saturday 21 September 2013

Photo, above:  The Nomonhan Incident and the Politics of Friendship on the Russia-Mongolia-China Border The summer of 2009 in Ulaanbaatar was unusually bustling for an otherwise sleepy city at a time when almost half of its one million strong population were out in summer camps drinking koumiss (Mo...

Friday 20 September 2013

Photo, above: Judith Tebutt - Armed men shot dead her husband, David, after bursting into their cottage at the luxury Kiwayu Safari Village, north of Lamu island in Kenya.  Mr Tebbutt, 57, a finance director for publishers Faber & Faber, died from a single gunshot wound to the chest. His wife,...

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