Background checks, robot birth rates and Robert Stigwood + this day in history w/Oregon Territory and your song of the day w/School Of Seven Bells on your Morning Monarchy for January 5, 2016.
“It’s Time For You To Leave”: Oregon Sheriff Demands Militiamen “Peacefully” Depart
Obama to close background checks loophole on gun show sales
Hmm, what’s with that #WestVirginia-sized hole in the “US Map of Mass Shootings”?
Programmer turned sci-fi author has predicted that robots could outnumber humans as early as 2040
4 New Elements Discovered by Russian, Japanese & US Researchers
Robert Stigwood, Mentor to Bee Gees, Eric Clapton and Cream, Dies at 81
#GoodNewsNextWeek – Corporate Logos, Free State Project, GMO-Free Zones
CA Sheriff’s Deputy Arrested in $2M Pot Bust in PA
#ThisDayInHistory: January 5
United States House of Representatives votes to stop sharing Oregon Territory with United Kingdom (1846)
German Workers’ Party, which would become the Nazi Party, founded (1919)
Irish leader John Redmond calls for a revolt against British rule (1900)
#SongsOfTheDay: School of Seven Bells – “Open Your Eyes”