Media matters, summer blockbusted and musical personalities + this day in history w/"A Great Day in Harlem" and our song of the day by Lola Tried on your Morning Monarchy for August 12, 2016.
Clooney falsey stated that the "overwhelming" amount of money he was raising was not going to Clinton #DNCLeak
Here's #Chomsky saying he doesn't "see the significance of neocons backing Clinton..."
The @NYTimes just bought Fake Love, an agency focused on virtual and augmented reality
Hulu will stop offering TV shows for free
Time Warner is buying 10 percent of Hulu for $600 million, and will join Hulu’s new pay TV service
Gawker has good reason to be extra weird right now: The end is nigh
Pat Robertson Blames Devil For News Reporting (Audio)
CNN called out for (incorrect) onscreen ‘fact check’ of Trump’s claim Obama founded ISIS
"Just f****** get over it": Clint Eastwood on political correctness
Everyone's flippin' shit about @BretEastonEllis's anti-#SJW diatribe
US criminal actions has become "lighthearted entertainment": 'War Dogs' Trailer (Audio)
Clarification: #StrangerThings alluded to #WM3 and #Mena #murders – both Arkansas.
Summer Blockbuster BUST...
Rebooting the blockbuster, who ya gonna call? Aristotle, actually.
Enjoyment of trash films linked to high intelligence, study finds
"Music has the key to the pharmacy": Research Links Music Taste And Personality (Audio)
Singer to play for sports on tv
Ed Sheeran's "Thinking Out Loud" Sued Over Similarities to Marvin Gaye's "Let's Get It On"
@slowdiveband have completed recording their first album in over 20 years
Jack White announces rarities collection, shares previously unreleased #WhiteStripes song
Watch the video for Belle and Sebastian's new #Olympics song
New album releases w/#OfMontreal @JEFFbrotherhood @TheeOhSees @Atmosphere @BlindPilot @HockeyDadBand
Download 448 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art
#ThisDayInHistory: #August12 w/"A Great Day in Harlem", IBM PC released, NAU's #NAFTA negotiations end + Helena #Blavatsky, @GeorgeSoros, @FHollande, @MichaelIanBlack birthdays
Behind 'A Great Day In Harlem'
#PumpUpThaVolume: Lola Tried - "Blue And Green" (Audio)