#MorningMonarchy: May 2, 2017


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Sock ’em robots, Falcon launch and predatory advertising + this day in history w/Joseph McCarthy and our song of the day by BNQT on your Morning Monarchy for May 2, 2017.

Notes/Links:

Silicon Valley security robot beat up in parking lot
https://twitter.com/AphixJS/status/857467649894350848

Meet Your New Security Guard – A 300-Pound Robot From #KnightScope (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859460951371677696

Lightning and Mystery Objects Spotted by Space Station
https://twitter.com/swaggerprance/status/857084861236088832

The California DOJ has invested nearly $2 million in a powerful facial recognition tool called NeoFace
https://twitter.com/MuckRock/status/859055821279424512

Navy Installations Transition to Biometric ID System to Enhance Base Security
https://twitter.com/CY_Media/status/858790666419277825

SpaceX to Make First Military Launch Sunday Carrying Classified Payload
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/858494320407695360

#SpaceX’s #Falcon9 Rocket Launches With #NRO/#NROL76 Spy Satellite On It (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859460464605937664

China is recruiting 20,000 people to write its own Wikipedia
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/859282489554067458

Hey! @MediaMonarchy gets past the Great Firewall of China again?
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859459928489992192

NSA concedes violating surveillance limits and pledges curbs on US email collection
https://twitter.com/kurt_nimmo/status/858737152384958465

NSA stops some collection of Americans’ messages (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859459652022448128

Hacker releases stolen copies of Netflix series
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/858490027323645952

Facebook targets insecure teens with predatory advertising practices
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/859227697209380865

FriendFace admits: Governments exploited us to spread propaganda
https://twitter.com/brocwest/status/858168155092287489

Facebook Admits Governments Used Its Social Platform To Help Spread Propaganda (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859459006896549889

#ThisDayInHistory: #May2 w/Senator #JosephMcCarthy dies at age 48 in 1957 (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859454925272530945

+ #AnneBoleyn arrested, #StonewallJackson wounded, #OsamaBinLaden killed
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859455325602070529

Flashback: Virgin Atlantic Showing ‘Loose Change’ In-Flight // Cashless Society by 2012, Says Visa Chief // Cryptome Shut Down. Nat’l Security Letter Issued? (May 2, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/05/news-on-marc-11/

Flashback: Mitt Romney’s Biblefield Earth (May 2, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/05/mitt-romneys-biblefield-ear/

Flashback: Biden on Iraq Bill: Shove It Down Bush’s Throat (May 2, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/05/biden-on-iraq-bill-shove-it-down-his/

Flashback: Disney Channel Porn (May 2, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/05/disney-channel-porn/

+ #HeddaHopper, #LinkWray, @MorningMika, @LilyAllen birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859455557974974464

#PumpUpThaVolume: BNQT – “Restart” (audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/859274793228550144