Megxit, democracy doubts and voting harder + this day in history w/Costa Concordia capsized and our song of the day by Ozzy Osbourne on your Morning Monarchy for January 13, 2020.
A woke Wallis Simpson: Why Is Meghan Ditching Her Duchess Role? Because She Wants To Be The Global Queen Of Woke.
The Royal family in crisis mode after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle defy the Queen (Audio)
Military & police on high alert in Oman’s capital after death of Sultan Qaboos who left no heir to throne
Special Representative Elliott Abrams: We have no doubt that Venezuelans will win their struggle and return their country to democracy. (Audio)
Recant or die: Alleged threat to self-confessed Chinese spy Wang Liqiang
Netanyahu, in apparent stumble, calls Israel “nuclear power”
Israel will shoot down rockets with space-age ‘LASER SWORD’
In Stunning Reversal, Iran Admits Accidentally Shooting Down Ukrainian Passenger Jet
Arab spring 2.0 🧐 A thread regarding the anti-government protests that sprung up today in Iran, and the failed imperial plot that they point towards.
U.S. Warns Iraq It Risks Losing Access to Key Bank Account if Troops Told to Leave
Two US Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan After Roadside Blast
Come Home, America: Stop Policing the Globe and Put an End to Wars-Without-End
North Texas militia vigilante who rounded up migrants at border found dead after months on the run
Breaking: Virginia vows to shut down all gun ranges not owned by the state
Sanctuary Cities: A Battle Over The Second Amendment Is Unfolding Across America
ADL Adds ‘Boogaloo’ to Online Extremist Lexicon
It’s a Lie, but It’s Fun’: An Officer’s Falsified Report Leads to a Man’s Suicide
LAPD Officers Suspected of Filing False Data on South LA Traffic Stops
At @defcon hacking conference and just learned how easy it is to physically gain admin access on a voting machine that is used in 18 states. Requires no tools and takes under 2 minutes. I’m concerned for our upcoming elections. (Audio)
#ThisDayInHistory: #January13 w/The passenger cruise ship #CostaConcordia sinks off the coast of Italy in 2012 due to the captain Francesco Schettino’s negligence – and also his first officer’s inability to know left from right. (Audio)
+ Nika riots, Lexington sinks, #DreyfusAffair, Black Friday bushfires in AUS, HMS Truculent sinks, #DonnyHathaway suicided, Air Florida Flight 90 crashes, Ethiopia train crash, Townshend’s CP arrest
+ #HoratioAlger, #SophieTucker, #RobertStack, #WayneCoyne, #JuliaLouisDreyfus, #PatrickDempsey, #AndrewYang, #OrlandoBloom, #LiamHemsworth birthdays
#PumpUpThaVolume: Ozzy Osbourne (@OzzyOsbourne) – “Straight To Hell” (Audio)