#MorningMonarchy: May 16, 2018


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#MorningMonarchy: May 16, 2018New fissures, the olympics of beer and heavenly whiskey + this day in history w/the Queen of America and our song of the day by Okkervil River on your Morning Monarchy for May 16, 2018.

Notes/Links:

Expert explains likelihood of NM seeing volcanic activity
https://twitter.com/koat7news/status/996609509358358528

Face recognition police tools 'staggeringly inaccurate'
https://twitter.com/AxXiom/status/996454419901374464

Human corpse-eating robots now in developmental stages
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/996438798618705920

China Builds Warning System To Detect Earthquakes 3 Weeks In Advance
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/995137533351809024

Hawaii volcano spawns new fissure near geothermal plant (Audio)
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/995505229952143360

Nuke agency pitches plutonium pits for Savannah River Site
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/995504866255671296

California becomes first US state to require solar panels on all new homes
https://twitter.com/AFP/status/994413101528137728

Appeals court hears arguments on water cleanup in West Virginia
https://twitter.com/wvgazettemail/status/994231066444615682

Manchin’s opioid $$$
https://twitter.com/Rachael_WV/status/994064607210811392

@ParkersburgBrew from #WestVirginia won the gold medal in the 2018 #WorldBeerCup, a prestigious competition dubbed the "Olympics of Beer"
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/995779268415139840

More than mileage: Grocers embrace story and transparency in local marketing
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/996246727014453248

This Saturday on Lectures in History, @TulaneNews professor Jana Lipman teaches a class on agricultural labor in the United States since 1930 and the rise of organic farming. (Audio)
https://twitter.com/cspanhistory/status/994568101290225664

Marijuana growers turning to hemp as CBD extract explodes
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/996231860802998272

#Maduro seizes @KelloggsUS plant after it leaves #Venezuela due to crisis
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/996528590228406272

Ex-Chipotle manager gets $8 million for wrongful termination
https://twitter.com/koat7news/status/996099571905216512

Nestle falls behind as millennials warm up to frozen meals
https://twitter.com/boozeleprechaun/status/994916685818859521

Melania #Trump Treated for Kidney Condition
https://twitter.com/CourthouseNews/status/996127537154678785

USDA lab killing ‘hundreds’ of kittens by ‘incineration’ as part of study
https://twitter.com/RT_com/status/995911688217071621

Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study Finds (Audio)
https://twitter.com/BlacklistedNews/status/996148235986124800

Company recalls cans of coffee beans with lids that can 'detach suddenly'
https://twitter.com/koat7news/status/996103120701673472

Study finds tiny bits of plastic in beer samples, including in Milwaukee
https://twitter.com/bbstcharles/status/996182876088565760

Ketel One botanical vodkas align with better-for-you demand
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/996247209296347136

Bob Dylan knock, knock, knockin' on the liquor market with Heaven's Door whiskey
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/994787948074815489

#ThisDayInHistory: #May16 w/#QueenElizabethII of the United Kingdom addresses a joint session of the United States Congress in 1991, the first British monarch to address the U.S. Congress (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/996807008341786631

+ #AndrewJohnson acquitted, 1st #Oscars, #ParkChungHee leads #SouthKorea coup, '#PetSounds' released, #PeteTownshend arrested, "#WhenDovesCry" released, final #Endeavour launch, #Erdogan at White House
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/996807009344241664

Flashback: “Bin Laden” Message Condemns Israeli Anniversary (May 16, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/2008/05/bin-laden-message-condemns-israeli/

Flashback: US Using Food Crisis to Boost Bio-Engineered Crops // Bird Flu Medicine Toxic For Teens // Chemicals From Teflon Found In Human Breast Milk (May 16, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/2008/05/genetically-modified-food-crisis-teens/

Flashback: Media Monarchy Episode075 w/ Alex Ansary (May 16, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/2008/05/media-monarchy-episode075-w-alex-ansary/

+ #HenryFonda, #WoodyHerman, #Liberace, #BillyCobham, #RobertFripp, #KevinMcDonald, #KristNovoselic, #JanetJackson, #RalphTresvant, @EmilianaTorrini birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/996807010728361984

PumpUpThaVolume: Okkervil River - "Pulled Up The Ribbon" (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/993781115922956288