The John Batchelor Show

Schedules

Tuesday 12 February 2013

Photo, above:  Help name two of Pluto’s five moons!  See: Robert Zimmerman, behindtheblack.com, Hour 4, Block C JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One State of the Union speech Tuesday  12 Feb 2013 / Hour 1, Block A:   John Batchelor in re: SOTU. Tuesday  12 Feb 2013 / Hour 1, Block B:   John Batchelor in...

Monday 11 February 2013

Photo, above:  North Korea has allegedly been placed under martial law and its ruler Kim Jong-un has ordered the army to “prepare for war”, a South Korean daily claims. The North Korean leader issued a series of orders to his top defense and security officials on Saturday to conclude preparations...

Sunday 10 February 2013

[Photo, above: Northrop, Henry Davenport Charming Bible Stories (Philadelphia, PA: J.H. Moore Company, 1893)] JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Sunday 11 Feb 2013 / Hour 1, Block A: Cain's Legacy: Liberating Siblings from a Lifetime of Rage, Shame, Secrecy, and Regret by Jeanne Safer Ph.D.; 1 of 2...

Saturday 9 February 2013

Photo, above: The Battle of Dien Bien Phu was fought from March 13 to May 7, 1954, and was the decisive engagement of the First Indochina War (1946-1954), the precursor to the Vietnam War. See: Hour Two, below, Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America's Vietnam by Fredrik...

Friday 8 February 2013

Photo, above:  Nemo means "no name" in Latin.  Hans Weiditz II’s woodcut illustration for the title page of Ulrich von Hutten’s 1518 volume OUTIS NEMO (above), which now resides in the National Gallery of Art’s permanent collection, portrays Nemo as a coastal giant surveying the detritus of what...

Thursday 07 February, 2013

  Photo, above: JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts: Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal editorial board, and Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents Hour One Thursday  10  Jan 2013 / Hour 1, Block A:  Ed Hayes, criminal defense attorney par excellence, in re: the play, Lucky Guy, opening on Broadway. NY...

Wednesday 6 February 2013

First Hour Toshi Yoshihara, John A. van Beuren Chair of Asia-Pacific Studies at the Naval War College and co-author with James Holmes of Red Star over the Pacific: China's Rise and the Challenge to U.S. Maritime Strategy, in re: Marking a new escalation in tensions between countries with the world'...

Tuesday 5 February 2013

  Photo, above:  "Greed is not a crime. But the question is: where does greed lead?" said Olafur Hauksson, a special prosecutor in Reykjavik. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-host: Larry Kudlow, The Kudlow Report, CNBC; and Cumulus Media Network Hour One Tuesday  29  Jan 2013 / Hour 1, Block A: Dr. Michael...

Monday 4 February 2013

  (Photo, above:President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Monday he is ready “to be the first man in space” under Iran’s ambitious programme which aims to send a human being into orbit by 2020.  “Our youth are determined to send a man into space within the next four, five years and I’m sure that will...

Sunday 3 February 2013

Photo, above: Scipio Africanus defeats Hannibal at Zuma, 205 BCE: "Rather than arranging his forces in the traditional manipular lines, which put thehastati, principes, and triarii in succeeding lines parallel to the enemy's line, Scipio instead put the maniples in lines perpendicular to the enemy...

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