#MorningMonarchy: February 17, 2017


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Boycott culture, real enemies and getting things wrong + this day in history w/Voice of America and our song of the day by Nikki Lane on your Morning Monarchy for February 17, 2017.

Notes/Links:

Boycott Culture Forces CEOs to Walk Tightrope in Trump Era
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/832266135823224832

Venezuela Takes CNN Off The Air Over #FakeNews Report
https://twitter.com/brocwest/status/831995905473548288

WSJ reports on “internal rancor” at the WSJ
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/831283122113110016

Oliver Stone’s new documentary, #UkraineOnFire 🇺🇦🔥
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/832455191043600385

“Winter On Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom” (Audio)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RibAQHeDia8

HBO Snatches up David Bowie’s Last Five Years Documentary
http://hbobinge.com/2017/02/16/hbo-snatches-david-bowies-last-five-years-documentary/

Eurovision Organizing Team Quits En Masse Over ‘Lack of Transparency’
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/831705764922224640

#GRAMMYs were about protesting the king and worshipping the queen
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/832455596200767490

PewDiePie Calls Out Old-School Media For Spiteful Dishonesty
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/832408019463909376

Musicians ask Trump for money help after Grammys bashing 🎶 💸 😂
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/831165234257670145

Singer Joy Villa upsets #GRAMMYs with MAGA dress
https://twitter.com/DazAltTheory/status/831104908426358784

A new era in the old war between teams and ticket resellers 🎫💸
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/831530388652597248

Radiohead fans ‘disgusted’ as band confirm #Israel gig despite music industry boycotts
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/830964988625817600

New conceptual jazz project #RealEnemies makes music out of paranoia
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/830964631946481665

Grammy-Winning Jazz Singer Al Jarreau Dies at 76
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/830949021372018688

Al Jarreau dies at 76 (Audio)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kjr_jaCkQLs

A message from #TeamJarreau
https://twitter.com/AlJarreau/status/830890538421325824

New York’s highest court agrees to hear Lindsay Lohan’s lawsuit against ‘Grand Theft Auto’ makers
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/832458979745820674

Friends & Former ‘Spin’ Colleagues Remember Late Writer #MarcSpitz
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/829501688830521344

#BookSmarts: “But What If We’re Wrong?”
http://mediamonarchy.com/2017/02/booksmarts-bwiww/

#ThisDayInHistory: #February17 w/@VOANews propaganda to Russia (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/832654291781300225

+ Madama Butterfly, Newsweek, Vanguard 2, Clash in NYC on #ThisDayInHistory: #February17
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/832654769458024449

Media Monarchy Flashback: “Sniper Window” Fetches $3M (Feb. 17, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/02/jfk-sniper-window-fetches-3/

+ Gene Pitney, Huey P. Newton, Fred Frith, Billie Joe, Taylor Hawkins birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/832656832036376580

#PumpUpThaVolume: Nikki Lane – “Jackpot”
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/831747898073300992