#MorningMonarchy: February 6, 2018


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#MorningMonarchy: February 6, 2018Nuclear posture, high scores and breaking a sweatcoin + this day in history w/the Munich Air Disaster and our song of the day by CHVRCHES on your Morning Monarchy for February 6, 2018.

Notes/Links:

Fact Check: Did Outback Steakhouse Kick Out a Policeman Because it is a ‘Gun Free Zone’?
https://www.snopes.com/outback-steakhouse-gun-policy-controversy/

Yes, a cyberattack could spur the president to launch a nuclear attack
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/959632428422836225

Google’s parent company in talks to build massive data hubs in Saudi Arabia – report. Amazon reportedly close to similar deal.
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/959261682718642176

China “gifted” the African Union a headquarters building and then allegedly had it bugged
https://twitter.com/corbettreport/status/960724838498295808

Flashback: China gifts the #AfricanUnion with a home (Jan. 28, 2012) (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960774744126537728

The Walmart-Amazon War’s China Wildcard: Chinese e-tailer http://JD.com plans to set up logistics for global expansion to take on Amazon in U.S.
https://twitter.com/FuturesCalling/status/958869796828803072

How http://JD.com ‘s International President Winston Cheng Is Taking On Amazon (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960777866215538688

Russia, Japan and China Launch Satellites in Back-to-Back Missions
https://twitter.com/swaggerprance/status/960179226333687808

SpaceX’s new rocket is set to make its first test flight from the same Florida launch pad that hoisted astronauts to the moon
https://twitter.com/AP/status/960198541313544192

#SpaceX Readies Falcon Heavy Rocket For Launch // Elon Musk: #FalconHeavy will be ‘great’ launch (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960783116074807297

Tesla Threatens To Shutter Hong Kong Operations Unless City Revives EV Tax Waiver
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/960735453472264193

Security fears as facial recognition set to revolutionize payments
https://twitter.com/DRUDGE_REPORT/status/959887938728312832

“I did it.”: Inmate films viral FACEBOOK Live confession from federal prison
https://twitter.com/DRUDGE_REPORT/status/959136457855086592

Family of man whose death was broadcast on Facebook sues social network
https://twitter.com/boozeleprechaun/status/958558949074235394

Robot priest unveiled in Germany to mark 500 years since Reformation (May 30, 2017)
https://twitter.com/mammique/status/958072067492114433

The ‘#KingOfKong’ could be stripped of his high score 👾 🐒
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960031645016375296

‘#KingOfKong: A Fistful Of Quarters’ Trailer (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960786963933491200

The Internet of Connected Sex Toys is every bit as horrifyingly insecure and poorly thought out as you imagine
https://twitter.com/bbstcharles/status/960216968614875137

Spain extradites suspect thought to be spam kingpin to US
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/959637276702789632

Sweatcoin, the free app that gives you cryptocurrency based on how far you’ve walked, beats WhatsApp as most popular in App store
https://twitter.com/RealBugSmasher/status/960271654357209088

#Sweatcoin app ‘pays’ you to exercise (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960789439361425408

#GoodNewsNextWeek: The Worm Has Turned On Social Media
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960790181614837761

#ThisDayInHistory: #February6 w/Eight #ManUtd F.C. players and 15 other passengers are killed in the #MunichAirDisaster in 1958 (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960938644864344064

+ Canada joins the #KoreanWar, #ElizabethII becomes queen regnant, 1st #Titan #ICBM launched, “#InstantKarma” released, the #BlizzardOf78, Jordan’s #Jumpman, ‘#GetRichOrDieTryin’
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960941160112963584

Flashback: Welcome to New World Order College (Feb. 6, 2008)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2008/02/welcome-to-new-world-order-college/

Flashback: Cable Cut Fever Grips The Web (Feb. 6, 2008)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2008/02/cable-cut-fever-grips-web/

Flashback: Russia “Ditching Cold War Pacts” (Feb. 6, 2008)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2008/02/russia-ditching-cold-war-pacts/

Flashback: “Euros Accepted” Signs Invade New York City (Feb. 6, 2008)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2008/02/euros-accepted-signs-invade-new-york/

Flashback: Peter Dale Scott, Cynthia McKinney & Stupor Tuesday (Feb. 6, 2008)
http://mediamonarchy.com/2008/02/peter-dale-scott-cynthia-mckinney/

+ #BabeRuth, #RonaldReagan, #HaskellWexler, #RipTorn, @TomBrokaw, #BobMarley, @NatalieCole, @MichaelPollan, @AxlRose, #GordDownie, @RickAstley, @JensLekman birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960941842425561089

#PumpUpThaVolume: CHVRCHES – “Get Out” (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/960753059096707072