#MorningMonarchy: September 2, 2016


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20160902_MorningMonarchyHollyweird politics, a lot of lawsuits and nuclear concerts + this day in history w/”Controversy” and our song of the day by The Faint on your Morning Monarchy for September 2, 2016.
Notes/Links:

Character Actor Jon Polito, a Favorite of the Coen Brothers, Dead at 65
https://twitter.com/neilt44/status/771727283413450752

Amazed at how manipulative the press is. Different headlines, different markets, same paper
https://twitter.com/BillHutchison/status/771670402594541570

Inside the Hollywood past of Stephen K. Bannon, Donald Trump’s campaign chief
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770625881224122369

@LeoDiCaprio urged to repay #donations linked to #MoneyLaundering #scandal
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/770730390881304576

YouTube basically declared war on independent media w/YouTube Censorship
https://twitter.com/slartybardfast8/status/771646495279898625

Netflix saves #children from 150 hours of #commercials a year
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/771543522059046912

Amazon taps into a $1 billion focus group by streaming original shows on Twitch
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/771512279170818048

Lindsay Lohan Loses ‘Grand Theft Auto’ Lawsuit
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/771438658163388416

#Beyonce beats #Lemonade #lawsuit
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/771544183374962688

“#BlurredLines” #copyright #appeal supported by over 200 #musicians
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/770731067321876481

Sandwich king-turned-#pedophile #pariah #JaredFogle sues victim’s family
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/771505178851745792

McDonald’s Consolidates Ad Business With Omnicom, Dropping Leo Burnett After 35 Years
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/771031449830985729

Woody and Miley, together at last
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770647791072780288

Doug Liman’s latest @CIA propaganda film hits theaters 9/27/17 w/#AmericanMade, aka #Mena. 🛬💰
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/769670622695698432

Director of Spanish/English #movie says #bilingual #actors are “#future of #filmmaking.”
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/769291026288652288

Jon @BonJovi to be honored at #Clinton #GlobalCitizen Awards
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/769304567880089600

Spike Jonze’s new perfume ad is ludicrous, high-octane, sci-fi fun
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770627274349568000

How much does it cost @kanyewest to produce ‘#LifeOfPablo’ #Merch?
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/769276178242805760

New @FatherJohnMisty #merch suspiciously like #Kanye’s “#LifeOfPablo” line
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/770403648824184832

RIAA warns #LibraryOfCongress might become #piracy hub
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/770437427496267777

What It Takes for an Independent Record Store to Survive Now
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/769973614686994432

All 17 Tragically Hip albums land on Billboard’s Canadian albums chart
https://twitter.com/remyroy70/status/771119184860315648

Concert in Hanford’s B-Reactor
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/769669294216970240

#Xbox5 🎮 (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770770063116734464

#MediaMemes: New album releases w/@AngelOlsen, Patti Smith, the Fleshtones, @theFRIGHTNRS, @BeachBabyMusic and more
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/771756267366862849

#ThisDayInHistory: #September2 w/Great Fire of London, 1859 solar storm, “Controversy”, Milperra, @Rock_Hall opens + Horace Silver, #BillyPreston, John Zorn, Keanu Reeves, @_MCChris birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/771755736204402688

#PumpUpThaVolume: The Faint – “Skylab1979” (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770719611406999552