#MorningMonarchy: December 13, 2017


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Fake ancestry, UNESCO pizza and controversial cannabis + this day in history w/the capture of Saddam Hussein and our song of the day by Jim James on your Morning Monarchy for December 13, 2017.

Notes/Links:

Hillary Clinton hails Democrats’ Alabama win while wrapping up her U.S. speaking tour in Portland
http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2017/12/hillary_clinton_wraps_up_her_u.html

Bullseye Glass files $30 million lawsuit against Gov. Brown, agencies
http://www.kgw.com/money/business/bullseye-glass-files-30-million-lawsuit-against-oregon-gov-brown-state-and-local-agencies/498881979

DNA Testing Companies Like 23andme Admit Adding Fake African Ancestry To White Profiles In Order To “Screw With Racists”
https://twitter.com/headisajar/status/939933167485677568

Soylent co-founder Rob Rhinehart steps down as CEO
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/940433320709681152

Should we eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper? 🥞👑
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940711636410568705

FDA is not cuckoo for Coco Loko, a chocolatey alternative to snorting cocaine
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/940771252440125440

Plasma For Pay – Broke Millennials Sell Blood Just To Survive
https://twitter.com/RevereRadio/status/939933970023694336

Kill it with fire! 2nd bed bug-related fire in as many weeks in Ohio
https://twitter.com/RT_com/status/939967110641541121

Teen Trying To Kill #BedBugs Causes $300K Fire In #Cincinnati (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940840667072352256

Israeli commander caught on film stealing apples
https://twitter.com/PressTV/status/940088514959388673

Neopolitan pizza-making is such an art that it’s now got UNESCO recognition
https://twitter.com/AP_Europe/status/939147799672901633

Pizza-Twirling in Naples Makes #UNESCO Heritage Status (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940841861006098432

Two huge current vaccine scandals the press isn’t covering
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/940971060962447360

Monsanto offers cash to U.S. farmers who use controversial chemical (Audio)
https://twitter.com/Venomnymous/status/940332345881534464

Why are America’s farmers killing themselves in record numbers?
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940048459217825794

“#AmericanMurderer” Worm Strips To Evade Your Immune System
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940346886996627456

Hawaii in error over cannabis patients with guns 🌺🔫
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/939911857657094144

#Hawaii Police: GUN GRAB Policy Banning Guns for Legal Pot Users (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940844713355153415

Celebrity Chef #MarioBatali Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Multiple Women (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940845520326717441

After being served a heaping helping of abuse allegations, celebrity chef #MarioBatali says, “Yeah that sounds like me”
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940384790728945666

#ThisDayInHistory: #December13 w/#SaddamHussein captured in #Tikrit in 2003 as part of ‘Operation #RedDawn’ (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/941008241386930176

+ ‘#AnAmericanInParis’ debuts, #NankingMassacre begins, #HaileSelassie deposed, final #Apollo17 moonwalk, “#SlowRide” released, #AlGore concedes #AmericasNextTopPresident, #Arapahoe school shooting
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/941009536709570560

Flashback: Mitt Romney to Buy Clear Channel (Dec. 13, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/12/mitt-romney-to-buy-clear-channe/

Flashback: Mistrial & Acquittal In Provocateured ‘Sears Tower Plot’ (Dec. 13, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/12/mistrial-acquittal-in-provocateured/

Flashback: Would Democrats Waterboard Atta? (Dec. 13, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/12/would-democrats-waterboard-atta/

Flashback: New Film ‘Look’ Made Entirely of Surveillance Footage (Dec. 13, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/12/new-film-look-made-entirely-of/

Flashback: Merck Recalls Over 1m Doses of Children’s Vaccine (Dec. 13, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/12/merck-recalls-over-1m-doses-of/

Flashback: Army Sets Up New Office of Video Games (Dec. 13, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/12/army-sets-up-new-office-of-videogames/

Flashback: Outrage Over 99¢ Game Based On 9/11 (Dec. 13, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/12/outrage-over-99-game-based-on-911/

Flashback: The Golden Suicides (Dec. 13, 2007)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2007/12/golden-suicides/

+ #VanHeflin, #DickVanDyke, #HermanCain, #TedNugent, #TomVerlaine, #JunkyardDog, #BenBernanke, #SteveBuscemi, #JamieFoxx, #TaylorSwift birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/941009982174068737

#PumpUpThaVolume: Jim James – “I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight” (Bob Dylan Cover) (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/940837216414203904