The John Batchelor Show

Schedules

Monday 9 September 2013

Photo, above: Welcome to Maaloula, land of Aramaic. See: Hour 1, Block A, Bill Roggio, Long War Journal and FDD, and Thomas Joscelyn, Long War Journal senior editor, on Tom Joscelyn being on his way to testify to Congress about Maaloula, a Christian town 50km NE of Damascus. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW...

Sunday 8 September 2013

Photo, above: Logo of the Syrian Electronic Army: Assad's cyber warriors. The recent phishing attack is the latest by pro-Assad hackers operating out of Dubai, who target sites with views opposed to their own. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Guest-host: Francis Rose, host of "In Depth with Francis Rose" on...

Saturday 7 September 2013

Photo, above: Rebecca West, H G Wells, and his feminine retinue JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One (left) BAIKAL vodka with the real Lake Baikal as backdrop Saturday 7 September 2013 / Hour 1, Block A: The Last Man in Russia: The Struggle to Save a Dying Nation by Oliver Bullough (1 of 4)   Saturday 7...

Friday 6 September 2013

Photo, above: Woodrow Wilson Goes to Europe to Save Civilization for Democracy, 1919. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Friday  6 September 2013 / Hour 1, Block A: Amos Guiora, law professor; co-dir, Center for Global Justice, University of Utah, in re: Humanitarian Crisis, Geo-politics and the Dilemma...

Thursday 5 September 2013

Photo, above: Tonto and the Lone Ranger.  Tonto was played by a Canadian Mohawk First Nations actor born on the Six Nations of the Grand River First Nation, near Brantford, Ontario, Canada, one of eleven children of a Canadian Mohawk tribal chief and military officer, Major George Smith. He took...

Wednesday 4 September 2013

  Photo, above:  Gordon Chang entertains the prospect of buying a new car, thinks of Volvo – now owned by Chinese Communist Party officials  – and elects to buy a Chevy Cruze. " I've just bought a Chevy and am really happy with it."  (Hour 2, Block A) JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts; Gordon Chang,...

Tuesday 3 September 2013

Photo, above: The Great Peterhof Palace - Peter the Great's Summer Palace (also called Petrodvorets) - which is situated 18 miles west of St Petersburg, is a series of palaces and gardens. The Great Cascade is composed of three waterfalls, 64 fountains, and 37 garden fountains; all are entirely...

Monday 2 September 2013

  Photo, above:  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Monday  2 September  2013 / Hour 1, Block A: How to Survive the Titanic by Frances Wilson (Kindle Edition - Oct 18, 2011) -  Frances Wilson was educated at Oxford University and lectured on nineteenth- and twentieth-century English literature for...

Sunday 1 September 2013

Photo, above: Ford Model T Runabout (photo courtesy of Ford) JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Sunday 1 September 2013 / Hour 1, Block A: The Last Headbangers: NFL Football in the Rowdy, Reckless '70s--The Era that Created Modern Sports by Kevin Cook (1 of 2) Sunday 1 September 2013 / Hour 1, Block B:...

Saturday 31 August 2013

Photo, above:  NASA's Kepler Mission has discovered the first super-Earth orbiting in the habitable zone of a star similar to the Sun. A team of researchers, including Carnegie's Alan Boss, has discovered what could be a large, rocky planet with a surface temperature of about 22 degrees Celsius (72...

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