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#MorningMonarchy: December 5, 2018


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#MorningMonarchy: December 5, 2018Shitty touchscreens, 3D-printed steaks and chorizo elections + this day in history w/the Great Smog of London and our song of the day by Robbie Fulks & Linda Gail Lewis on your Morning Monarchy for December 5, 2018.

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Not Lovin' It - Researchers Find Feces On Every McDonald's Touchscreen Tested
https://twitter.com/zerohedge/status/1069789654025682945

Study finds fecal matter on touchscreens at eight @McDonalds in UK (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1070200550107447297

The US Military Is Genetically Engineering New Life Forms To Detect Enemy Subs
https://twitter.com/brocwest/status/1069595906654134272

Researchers grow a placenta in a petri dish
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1069982155869118464

Cyborg Plant Controls a Robot to Move Itself Towards Light (Audio)
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1070093672723603456

This 3D-Printed 'Steak' Is Made From Rice, Peas, and Seaweed Paste
https://twitter.com/CourageSower/status/1069359834384879616

ALERT: Massive Ground Beef Recall Expands To More Than 12 MILLION Pounds
https://twitter.com/CourageSower/status/1070100244598153216

What you need to know about the #groundbeef recall (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1070201016790933505

📷 Women place slices of Chorizo sausage inside ballots to protest against corrupt politicians at a polling station in Ronda during Andalusia's regional election // Far-right wins seats in Andalusia parliament in first for post-Franco Spain
https://twitter.com/AFP/status/1069483029523980288

Kraft Heinz buys paleo brand Primal Kitchen for $200M
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1069442372092813313

Boston Suburb Fights Drunkenness by Requiring People to Buy Bigger Bottles of Booze
https://twitter.com/reason/status/1069787373989433345

Ancient Viruses Are Probably Why Weed Has THC and CBD
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1067881704574963712

Michigan to be first Midwest state to allow recreational pot
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1069401629999460352

New Jersey moves closer to legalizing recreational marijuana
https://twitter.com/CourageSower/status/1069732445040201728

Utah lawmakers overwhelmingly give thumbs up to medical marijuana compromise, overriding Prop. 2
https://twitter.com/CrimsonMistUT/status/1070010690356764672

Marlboro maker Altria the latest big company to explore pot
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1070167747064139776

A Johns Hopkins University study finds garlic and other natural remedies more effective than antibiotics in treating Lyme disease.
https://twitter.com/CourageSower/status/1070098234813513728

Sleep-tracking ring Oura raises $20 million from Michael Dell, Lance Armstrong and others
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1069729549083009024

U.S. judge concerned over government nod for CVS-Aetna deal
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1070056429355118597

Preschool assistant accidentally serves students Pine-Sol instead of apple juice
https://twitter.com/koat7news/status/1069492769234870273

Chemicals in personal care products linked to earlier puberty in girls
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1070082247649193989

Alaska Rocked By More Than 200 Aftershocks Since Friday's Massive Quake
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1069102786225283072

Bill Gates funds £2.3m study to simulate volcano blast to cool Earth
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1069716116602216448

Anti-vaccine Italian Government Sacks Entire Health Expert Board
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1069987800013893632

Bayer To Fire 12,000 - One Of Every Ten Workers - After Monsanto Legal Troubles
https://twitter.com/shartstorm8d8/status/1068227850870779904

.@Bayer To Layoff 12,000 Employees Worldwide, Impact In Pittsburgh Unclear (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1070201872756011008

#ThisDayInHistory: #December5 w/The #GreatSmogOfLondon descends in 1952, combining cold fog with air pollution and killing at least 12,000 in the weeks and months that follow (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1070386889511731200

+ #Sinterklaas, #Prohibition over, #OperationCrossbow, @AFLCIO merger, #JohnLennon's last interview, ex-@GinBlossoms guitarist #DouglasHopkins suicide, '#OBrotherWhereArtThou' soundtrack released
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1070386890581323776

Flashback: History/Mystery: Nazis, nixon, milk & Jonestown, CIA, conspiracy & more // Former Nazi is 'a great american,' say Oregon neighbors // AIPAC founder's files reveal shift to stealth lobbying // hitler's bookmark surfaces in federal bust // Vatican to keep Hitler’s Pope papers secret // US opposes anti-Nazi resolution at un general assembly // More Nixon tapes & records being made public // Evidence suggests CIA funded experiments at state hospital // Jim Jones, Guyana 'suicides' & Harvey Milk's premonitions of death // The irony of George Carlin being bleeped, posthumously, at awards (Dec. 5, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/historymystery-nazis-nixon-milk/

Flashback: Econocrash: bailouts, sellouts, Jobcuts & war // US jobless rolls climb to 26yr high // AT&T will cut 12k jobs // JPMO to cut 9,200 jobs at WaMu // The famine of 2009 // Portland-area temp workers losing jobs // Soldiers choose war over bleak economy // Protesters chant 'bailout is a sellout' as big 3 execs testify // CNN censors federal reserve rant? (Dec. 5, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/econocrash-bailouts-sellouts-jobcuts/

Flashback: Georgia/Russia, Mossad/Turkey, Iceland/melts & Crisis/Canada // Saakashvili confesses: we started the war // Mossad role in Turkey coup plot revealed // Icelanders protest economic meltdown // Crisis-torn Canada suspends parliament (Dec. 5, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/geopolitiks-georgiarussia-mossadturkey/

Flashback: Police state int’l: Bioterror, Bigbro, behavioral screening & more // Stratcom urges quick nuclear weapons modernization // Iran war games, Northrop ABM, nuclear terror + // UK’s big brother police to get 'war-time' powers // German police get powers to hack into home computers // Berlusconi plans to use g8 presidency to 'regulate the internet' // Bush FCC chairman considering 'porn-free Internet' // Courtroom showdown: Bush demands spying telecom amnesty // Behavioral screening: the future of airport security? (Dec. 5, 2008)
https://mediamonarchy.com/police-state-intl-bioterror-bigbro/

+ #MartinVanBuren, #FritzLang, #WaltDisney, #OttoPreminger, #SonnyBoyWilliamsonII, #LittleRichard, #JJCale, #AndyKim, #DoctorDre, @MargaretCho, #NickStahl birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1070386891579486208

#PumpUpThaVolume: Robbie Fulks & Linda Gail Lewis - "I Just Lived A Country Song" (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1070187613699551232

#MorningMonarchy: December 5, 2018