Stolen beans, beer mergers and dental vaccines + this day in history w/the Soviet Vietnam and our song of the day by Jenny Lewis on your Morning Monarchy for May 15, 2019.
Not meant to bean: A businesswoman concerned about crime in Albuquerque decides to stay at a hotel just outside of town. But a thief rolled off in her U-Haul with thousands of dollars worth of refried beans.
Thief steals U-Haul filled with beans from #Isleta Resort & Casino parking lot (Audio)
At Least 6 People Shot, 4 Dead In St. Louis
BREAKING: California jury orders Monsanto to pay $2 billion to couple who claim Roundup weed killer caused their cancers.
Bayer Admits Spying On Influential Europeans
Millions Of Californians Will “Plunge Into Darkness” As PG&E Commits To Cut Power During Wildfire Season
Report says Coke’s research funding gives it right to kill studies
The Boston Beer Company, Inc. and Dogfish Head Brewery announced Thursday that the companies have signed a merger agreement.
Craft beer drinkers skeptical of Boston Beer-Dogfish Head merger (Audio)
Sheep registered as pupils in French school to stop classes from closing
🇮🇩 An Indonesian woman prepares meals for Muslims breaking their fast during the holy month of Ramadan at Jogokariyan Mosque in Yogyakarta
Archaeologists find richest cache of ancient mind-altering drugs in South America
Kratom debate: Bans across Northeast Mississippi stir discussion of dangers, benefits
More than 30,000 people register to buy medical marijuana, Ohio says
Nearly One in Two Americans Takes Prescription Drugs
Most of the profit in the health-care industry is going to drug companies
A #Vaccine For #Dengue, Just Approved By The @US_FDA, Has A Dark History
Israeli researcher claims chemical giant DuPont colluded with Nazi Germany to create eugenics programs
US Chemical Corp. #DuPont Helped #Nazi Germany Because of Ideology, #Israeli Researcher Says; Researcher identifies support for Hitler in the ’20s and ’30s in the family that owned one of the world’s largest chemical companies
German Biscuit Heiress Draws Ire With Remark Defending Use of #Nazi Forced Labor; Verena Bahlsen said her father’s company, which employed about 200 forced laborers during World War II, “did nothing wrong”
Dentists in Oregon Are Now Vaccinators
#Dentists can now give #vaccines under new #Oregon law (Audio)
#ThisDayInHistory: #May15 w/After more than eight years of fighting the Vietnam that #Brzezinski gave them, the Soviet Army begins to withdraw 115,000 troops from the graveyard of empires, Afghanistan, in 1988. (Audio)
+ SCOTUS breaks up @RockefellerFdn’s #StandardOil, last #ProjectMercury launch, #ArthurBremer shoots #GeorgeWallace, #Prince drops “RaspberryBeret”, #ScottWeiland arrested
+ #LFrankBaum, #PrescottBush, #JosephCotten, #JamesMason, #EddyArnold, #RichardAvedon, #JasperJohns, #UtahPhillips, #RalpSteadman, @Madeleine Murdering-Half-a-Million-Kids-Worth-It Albright birthdays
+ #TriniLopez, #RogerAiles, #KTOslin, #BrianEno, #KathleenSebelius, #ChazzPalminteri, #MikeOldfield, #Danpatrick, #AndrewEldritch of @SistersOfMercy, @AhmetZappa, @RayLewis birthdays
#PumpUpThaVolume: Jenny Lewis – “Hollywood Lawn” (Audio)