Globe gobblers, mixed messages and slowing infrastructure + this day in history w/the assassination of Airey Neave and our song of the day by The Pretenders on your Morning Monarchy for March 30, 2020.
China's Xi says countries need to join forces in protecting world economy
Beyond the $6 Trillion Bailout, There Are More Federal Bailouts Coming
Big government is needed to fight the covid-19 pandemic. It may not shrink again afterwards.
How Authoritarian Top Down Control Is Being Imposed on the World
Beijing and others aim to make the best of coronavirus geopolitics
The Death of Globalization? Get Real.
COVID-19: Is this the end of globalisation? (Audio)
German State Finance Minister Found Dead
Ex-Sen. Tom Coburn, conservative political maverick, dies
Longtime captive and former FBI agent Bob Levinson presumed dead, family reveals
Francke murder: Gable's attorneys fight to keep him free // Both before and after Gable's conviction, rumors circulated that Francke was actually killed by a conspiracy of corrupt state officials that he was about to expose.
Joe Biden: "Believe All Women" (Except The One Accusing Me Of Sexual Assault)
Biden says he's spoken to Obama about VP picks, will start vetting in weeks (translation: #Obama has given me my list)
Obama admin used up the stockpile of #N95masks but never replenished the supply, despite recommendations to do so
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Admits Stockpile of Thousands of Unused Ventilators
Tense Press Conference - Pompeo: "We're in a live exercise here..." ~ Trump: "Should of let us know..." (Audio)
Washington brings NARCO-TERRORISM charges against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro
Netanyahu, forever! Gantz abandons his opposition
Boris Johnson positive, last saw Queen Elizabeth March 11
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle flee coronavirus in Canada for California
China and Huawei propose reinvention of the internet
The world's internet is slowing down because everyone is staying at home
Living Virtually Taxing Your Internet? (Audio)
#ThisDayInHistory: #March30 w/Airey Neave, a British Member of Parliament, is killed by a car bomb as he exits the Palace of Westminster in 1979. The Irish National Liberation Army claims responsibility. (Audio)
+ #Alaska purchased, #Texas readmitted, #Iceland riots over joining NATO, 1st #Ramones show, #Reagan shot by Bush family friend, #Lyon car attack, #SpaceX reflight
Flashback: Large Hadron Collider Achieves Big Bangs After Initial Problems (Mar. 30, 2010)
Flashback: Obama Appoints Ex-Pesticide Lobbyist As Agricultural Trade Negotiator (Mar. 30, 2010)
Flashback: Judge Invalidates Human Gene Patent // Genetic shock: 'DNA unpatentable' says NY district court // Gene patents may not survive breast cancer test ruling & Judge strikes fear into biotech industry with nullification of patents on human genes brca1 (Mar. 30, 2010)
Flashback: All Public Safety & Police Radios Down In District of Criminals // Update1: MTA cuts weekend surveillance at vulnerable Verrazano Bridge, Queens-Midtown tunnel // Terror drills held at 3 NYC transit hubs // ‘Surge' of law enforcement drills at NYC transit centers // Metro transit system emergency response drill // NY, DC on high alert after Moscow terror attacks // Subway riders question 'ridiculous' show of force by NYPD (Mar. 30, 2010)
+ #VincentvanGogh, #RichardHelms, #WarrenBeatty, #EricClapton, #PaulReiser, #MCHammer, #TracyChapman, #PiersMorgan, #CelineDion, #NorahJones, #ThomasRhett of @Old97s birthdays
#PumpUpThaVolume: The Pretenders (@ThePretendersHQ/#ThePretenders) - "Hate For Sale" (Audio)