#MorningMonarchy: February 11, 2016


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20160211_MorningMonarchySirhan Sirhan, 'The Purge' and Plath + this day in history w/R.U.R. and our song of the day by Tindersticks on your Morning Monarchy for February 11, 2016.

Notes/Links:

44 years ago yesterday, the late David Bowie appeared as Ziggy Stardust for the first time.
https://twitter.com/ABC/status/697604056500539392

Replying to their own tweet, @BBCBreaking says, "Hey everybody, screw those dead Mexicans...Look at #gravitywaves!"
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697812432127799296

And the spirit of #DavidBowie continues... #GravityWaves
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697816368402403331

Gravitational Waves Have Been Discovered, Scientists Say (Audio)
https://twitter.com/cnni/status/697814856796389376

Stay tuned to #TheRunningMan as FBI closes in on remaining Oregon occupiers
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697652417312067584

#HolyHexes: Sirhan Sirhan, assassin of Robert Kennedy, denied parole for 15th time
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697642521875189760

#HolyHexes: 'The Purge: Election Year' trailer shows how deadly politics can be (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697473161567154176

#HolyHexes: "The Purge: Election Year" Movie Bashes America and Christianity
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697811631594602496

That's it, we're #ThePurge, no question about it anymore. The Purge with #TheRunningMan overlay...
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697623378362896384

After 7 hours and making national headlines, Twitter finally suspended his black privilege card and terminated his account #CliffordDurand
https://twitter.com/MarkDice/status/697570942814330882

#HolyHexes: "That's What the F-35 Will Do To You": General Faints During Press Conference (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697636056598913024

#HolyHexes: Child Angels and Thailand's Love of the Supernatural
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697607115804774401

#HolyHexes: Jeb jokes his mom was lucky there was no 'child-abuse hotline'
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697560504714207232

#HolyHexes: Former priest arrested in Arizona in the 1960 slaying of a 25-year-old schoolteacher in Texas
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697455481468506112

#HolyHexes: Who says a terms of service can't fun? Why Amazon wrote a zombie apocalypse clause into its TOS for Lumberyard
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697622396463788033

#HolyHexes: Hollywood Power Pole Electrocution Causes Widespread Outage
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/hollywood-power-pole-electrocution-causes-864139

#HolyHexes: Car with dead woman inside was parked outside Salinas, CA Wal-Mart for weeks before discovery
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697634764497399808

#HolyHexes: ‘Cryonics breakthrough': Frozen rabbit brain brought back in near perfect condition
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697625068717735937

#HolyHexes: Lana Del Rey Wants You to Drink the Kool-Aid in the "Freak" Video
http://www.cosmopolitan.com/entertainment/music/news/a53468/lana-del-rey-freak-video/

#HolyHexes: A life elevated to the realm of myth: writer Sylvia Plath died #onthisday 1963
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697815780864360452

#NewWorldNextWeek: Feds Admit the "Internet of Things" is for Spying on You
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697813010245513217

#ThisDayInHistory: #February11 w/Quakers v slavery, Goldman's birth control, BBC's R.U.R., Mandela released and more + G. Vincent, G. Goffin, S. Mendes, @JebBush, H.R., @TheDangelo, @RealAlexJones bdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/697639369247576064

#SongsOfTheDay: Tindersticks - "Hey Lucinda" (w/Lhasa de Sela)
https://twitter.com/PumpUpThaVolume/status/697694289921310721