Unlimited wildfires, doctor's orders and the rise of the super snake + this day in history w/the Chicano Moratorium and our song of the day by Brett Dennen on your Morning Monarchy for August 29, 2018.
Fireball spotted over eight states
"Flesh-eating" STD reported in UK for first time
Verizon throttled fire department’s “unlimited” data during Calif. wildfire
Firefighters say @Verizon throttled cell data, impacting California emergency services (Audio)
Drug tunnel to Mexico uncovered in kitchen of former KFC
Mexico has literally grown fat due to free trade with the U.S., study says
Hog, Corn Futures Jump as U.S., Mexico Agree on Trade Deal
U.S. government to pay $4.7 billion in tariff-related aid to farmers
@Volkswagen accused of ruining Mexican crops with weather-altering 'hail cannons'
Monsanto and Dow create herbicides that are killing crops
Bayer's Monsanto sued by 8,000 plaintiffs on glyphosate
Florida Resident Sues General Mills Over Carcinogenic Glyphosate Herbicide in Cheerios
The beginning of the end...for Bayer/Monsanto?
How many "pink products" contain glyphosate?
Missouri judge affirms $4.69 billion talc verdict, J&J vows to appeal
Procter & Gamble bids to trademark LOL, WTF and other acronyms
ALERT: Over 500 People Sick Nationwide From Eating McDonald's
More Than 500 Sick From #Cyclosporiasis Outbreak Linked To @McDonalds Salads (Audio)
Campbell Soup launches new V8 plant-based drink
WV gets help on the ground with Hepatitis A outbreak from CDC experts
Vancouver man charged with ignoring medical health officer's orders for HIV treatment
In 1998, a boy was found murdered in the Netherlands. Now 20 years later, and after 17,500 Dutchmen voluntarily took part in DNA profiling, a suspect has been arrested.
#23andMe will no longer let app developers read your #DNA #data
Company recalls 32 children’s medicines after finding a “microbial contamination”
Marijuana use more prevalent in legal weed states; 14 percent of U.S. adults used pot in 2017: Study
Trump blames China for ‘outrageous’ fentanyl overdose epidemic and wants death penalty for dealers
So Many Just Blame the Guns, but Do They Consider The Linkage to Widespread Use of #AntiDepressant and #AntiPsychotic Drugs in the USA Known to Cause Psychotic Episodes?
US denies liability after boy is sprayed by its cyanide trap
Monster squid washes up on popular beach
D.C. rodent complaints are at an all-time high
As electricity fails, desperate Venezuelans buy spoiled meat
More Rad Cat Raw Diet cat food recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes
Animal Crackers packaging no longer features animals locked in cages
Florida authorities consider possibility of super snake emerging in Everglades
A New #SuperSnake Appears To Be Slithering Around The Everglades (Audio)
#ThisDayInHistory: #August29 w/the #ChicanoMoratorium against the Vietnam War reaches its peak with East LA march that turns into a police riot that killed three people in 1970 (Audio)
+ #ShaysRebellion, #Faraday discovers electromagnetic induction, @Goodyear founded, #GeminiV returns, 3 try to steal #Elvis' body, #LiberoGrassi assassinated, loose nukes from @TeamMinot to #Barksdale
Flashback: Selection ’08 - Obamessiah & the DNC Charade/Parade - Satire: Portrayal of Obama as Elitist Hailed as Step Forward for African Americans // Not Satire: Barack Obama Not a US citizen // Recreate 68 ‘Self Defense' Training at the DNC // Pelosi Heckled Everywhere She Goes // Ron Paul says, “There's No Difference' Between McCain & Obama” (Aug. 29, 2008)
Flashback: We Remember What Happened In New Orleans // Katrina wasn’t a natural disaster, it was an engineering disaster caused by the federally funded U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Aug. 29, 2008)
+#CharlieParker, #DinahWashington, #JohnMcCain, #ElliottGould, #JoelSchumacher, #RobinLeach, #DiamandaGalas, #MichaelJackson, #EddiReader, #ElizabethFraser, @AntonNewcombe, @OfficialMeshell birthdays
#PumpUpThaVolume: Brett Dennen - "Here's Looking At You Kid" (Audio)