#MorningMonarchy: August 12, 2016


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20160812_MorningMonarchyMedia matters, summer blockbusted and musical personalities + this day in history w/”A Great Day in Harlem” and our song of the day by Lola Tried on your Morning Monarchy for August 12, 2016.

Notes/Links:

Clooney falsey stated that the “overwhelming” amount of money he was raising was not going to Clinton #DNCLeak
https://twitter.com/wikileaks/status/764111225898819586

Here’s #Chomsky saying he doesn’t “see the significance of neocons backing Clinton…”
https://twitter.com/senorchompers/status/763935358413250560

The @NYTimes just bought Fake Love, an agency focused on virtual and augmented reality
https://twitter.com/Adweek/status/764112435787730944

Hulu will stop offering TV shows for free
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763030815974367232

Time Warner is buying 10 percent of Hulu for $600 million, and will join Hulu’s new pay TV service
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/760867953042657280

Gawker has good reason to be extra weird right now: The end is nigh
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763542833131204610

Pat Robertson Blames Devil For News Reporting (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763849260399927300

CNN called out for (incorrect) onscreen ‘fact check’ of Trump’s claim Obama founded ISIS
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/764037947842715648

“Just f****** get over it”: Clint Eastwood on political correctness
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/761067260177895425

Everyone’s flippin’ shit about @BretEastonEllis’s anti-#SJW diatribe
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/760960090484506624

US criminal actions has become “lighthearted entertainment”: ‘War Dogs’ Trailer (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763756091343679489

Clarification: #StrangerThings alluded to #WM3 and #Mena #murders – both Arkansas.
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/763871963445993472

Summer Blockbuster BUST…
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763192555353681920

Rebooting the blockbuster, who ya gonna call? Aristotle, actually.
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763433996999008256

Enjoyment of trash films linked to high intelligence, study finds
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/761239584227233792

“Music has the key to the pharmacy”: Research Links Music Taste And Personality (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/762934025078108160

Singer to play for sports on tv
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763104195041857536

Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud” Sued Over Similarities to Marvin Gaye’s “Let’s Get It On”
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763199573661626370

@slowdiveband have completed recording their first album in over 20 years
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/762930451052802048

Jack White announces rarities collection, shares previously unreleased #WhiteStripes song
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763938531605524481

Watch the video for Belle and Sebastian’s new #Olympics song
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/763445089699979264

New album releases w/#OfMontreal @JEFFbrotherhood @TheeOhSees @Atmosphere @BlindPilot @HockeyDadBand
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/764154996375953409

Download 448 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art
https://twitter.com/openculture/status/763954789084303360

#ThisDayInHistory: #August12 w/”A Great Day in Harlem”, IBM PC released, NAU’s #NAFTA negotiations end + Helena #Blavatsky, @GeorgeSoros, @FHollande, @MichaelIanBlack birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/764150296738082817

Behind ‘A Great Day In Harlem’
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=129755810

#PumpUpThaVolume: Lola Tried – “Blue And Green” (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/764068231115976704

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