#MorningMonarchy: February 21, 2018


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#MorningMonarchy: February 21, 2018Kentucky fried crisis, clearing convictions and Putin's chef + this day in history w/the assassination of Malcolm X and our song of the day by Courtney Barnett on your Morning Monarchy for February 21, 2018.

Notes/Links:

Was Billy Graham really friends with Queen Elizabeth, like depicted in 'The Crown'?
https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/nation-now/2018/02/21/billy-graham-really-friends-queen-elizabeth-like-depicted-crown/358447002/

Burger-Flipping Robot Set For Big Rollout In California
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/964688407736848384

McDonald's slims down Happy Meal by banishing cheeseburgers
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/964118491249946624

KFC chicken shortage will hit UK stores all week
https://twitter.com/boozeleprechaun/status/966050627125239809

KFC Is Running Out Of Chicken Across The U.K.
https://twitter.com/AphixJS/status/965796320937234433

KFC staff are allegedly going to high street butchers and begging to buy all their chicken, as the KFC chicken crisis panic spreads across the nation
https://twitter.com/g3rd3r/status/965989634353213440

This young girl is pretty mad about the KFC shortage (Audio)
https://twitter.com/g3rd3r/status/965990070552416256

UK descends into chaos after #KFC stores close over massive chicken shortage (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/966232485246902273

Trump’s “Blue Apron” plan for SNAP: real or a smokescreen?
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/965951314944380929

"Never Happening Again": Independent Brands Furious With Whole Foods' New Pricing Policy
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/963947618639450114

Retail Apocalypse Accelerates: 200 Winn-Dixie Stores To Close As Parent Goes Bankrupt
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/965091340223700993

Grocer Albertsons eyes Rite Aid deal in health care push
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/966002636792258561

A new report suggests that drug makers provided substantial funding to patient advocacy groups and physicians to influence the controversial debate over appropriate usage and prescribing of opioids.
https://twitter.com/JeffereyJaxen/status/965261115826622464

Los Angeles County's homeless population is increasing faster than the supply of new housing
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/966015071427158016

Woman arrested over 'move your van' note on ambulance
https://twitter.com/DRUDGE_REPORT/status/965686211309219840

#DeltaHouse "the biggest #oilspill in the Gulf of Mexico since the #DeepwaterHorizon blowout [100 million gallons] in 2010. It has poured 330,000 gallons of crude into the waters off Louisiana
https://twitter.com/amoelcordero/status/965261219170082816

Coffee Good for Birds
https://twitter.com/DRUDGE_REPORT/status/964611595358711808

Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/966026895186890752

Colorado Girl Scouts Are Now Allowed to Sell Cookies Outside Weed Dispensaries (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/965299204686925824

The Cannabis Industry Racked Up $1.2 Billion in January
https://twitter.com/420digitalweb/status/965568321537101824

Seattle clears pot convictions, following San Francisco lead
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/961795805811216385

Seattle is clearing pot convictions (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/966233320026599424

97% Of Elderly Patients Say Cannabis Makes Them Feel Better and Decreases Prescription Meds
https://twitter.com/CLEARUK/status/965264104150700032

Alfie Dingley: Boy with severe epilepsy denied cannabis treatment by Home Office
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/965391014096760832

American Pharmaceutical Companies Are to Face International Sanctions
https://twitter.com/CRG_CRM/status/965214805828259842

Cancer risk doubles in industry-backed toxic air plan for Oregon
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/964119916008927232

In a world first, Switzerland deems it illegal to boil a lobster
https://twitter.com/DRUDGE_REPORT/status/964943147557052416

Gravy Train, Ol’ Roy, other brands recalled for euthanasia drug
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/964446418617253888

#Euthanasia drug found in #dogfood, popular brands pulled from shelves
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/966233963705479168

The Underground Farm Delivering Rare Herbs to New York’s Top Chefs
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/963914589850267650

"Putin's chef" among Russians indicted by Mueller
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/965473349571923968

‘#PutinsChef’ At Center Of Special Prosecutor’s Indictment (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/966234383265906688

#ThisDayInHistory: #February21 w/#MalcolmX is assassinated by "rival black Muslims" at the Audubon Ballroom in New York City in 1965 (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/966376162854297600

+ '#CommunistManifesto' published, #WashingtonMonument dedicated, #KurtEisner assassinated, 1st #FlyingV by @GibsonGuitar, #Prince on SNL, #SlyStone jailed, #SteveFossett landed
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/966376979069980672

Flashback: Pentagon says satellite shootdown a success (Feb. 21, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/2008/02/pentagon-says-satellite-shootdown/

Flashback: Indonesia’s health minister: bird flu a US bioweapon // Discovery of Nazi-looted Russian treasure? // Defense contractor gets 12yrs for bribery // DHS training NYFD to spy on Y-O-U (Feb. 21, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/2008/02/bird-flu-nazi-loot-wilkes-fraud-rule-by/

Flashback: Reporter held in contempt in anthrax case // MI6 denies killing Princess Diana // Mumia Abu-Jamal loses bid for hearing // Bloomberg: New York count ‘fraud’ // 12 steps to financial disaster: US economy risks mother of all meltdowns (Feb. 21, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/2008/02/anthrax-mi6-mumia-ny-vote-fraud/

+ #NinaSimone, #DavidGeffen, #JerryHarrison, #ChristineEbersole, #MaryChapinCarpenter, #SteveWynn, @CharlotteChurch birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/966377618265133057

#PumpUpThaVolume: Courtney Barnett - "Nameless, Faceless" (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/966374652212690944