The John Batchelor Show

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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...

Monday 16 July 2018

Image:  Emblem of the GRU: Main Intelligence Directorate, abbreviated GRU / ГРУ, is the foreign military intelligence agency of the Russian Federation.   Главное Разведывательное Управление, transliterated to Glavnoye razvedyvatel'noye upravleniye,The Head of the Russian Military Intelligence is a...

Thursday 12 July 2018

Photo:  The sinking of the Cunard ocean liner RMS Lusitania occurred on Friday, 7 May 1915 during the First World War, as Germany waged submarine warfare against the United Kingdom, which had implemented a naval blockade of Germany; illustration of the sinking by Norman Wilkinson.URL:   https://...

Wednesday 11 July 2018

Map:  Natural gas pipeline going from Russia (upper right) directly and only to Germany (lower left). It was this NorthStream 2 (Nord Stream 2) of which Pres Trump spoke this morning in Brussels at a meeting with Jens Stoltenberg and other NATO members.   Edifying, brief video: https://www.youtube....

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