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#MorningMonarchy: October 30, 2020


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#MorningMonarchy: October 30, 2020Streaming problems, bad hair and run the vote + this day in history w/the Rumble in the Jungle and our song of the day by Hot Chip w/Jarvis Cocker on your #MorningMonarchy for October 30, 2020.

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Harvey Weinstein will likely die in prison if not freed, lawyers claim
https://twitter.com/DharmaBohemes/status/1317505620480790531

Lawsuit of Michael Jackson sexual abuse accuser dismissed
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1319477385545351181

I never really realized what racist piece of shit movie #DoTheRightThing is...
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1321351003258658816

Tim Burton Is Making An ‘Addams Family’ TV Series
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1320938056392843264

Thanks for the warning! Jon Stewart to Host Current Affairs Series at Apple
https://twitter.com/CourageSower/status/1321180030454517761

"Happy Days" cast reuniting for Wisconsin Democratic Party fundraiser
https://twitter.com/thehill/status/1318578499624501254

BBC exodus: Britons reportedly overwhelm phone lines & website in rush to cancel TV licenses
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1320496003548614658

Netflix subscriptions plummeted and cancellations increased by 800% after the release of controversial French film Cuties, analytics firm reveals
https://twitter.com/2tweetaboutit/status/1320039556297740289

Cuties SPIKES Netflix Cancellations By 800% & SHOCKING New Data On WHO Watches It (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1322051916369547265

A sexual assault suspect who was barricaded in a building at a famous Hollywood Movie Studio has been arrested and taken to a hospital for treatment
https://twitter.com/HLNTV/status/1318193128944373763

Commifornia theme parks may sue state over reopening guidelines
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1321472743074922496

@WaltDisneyWorld⁩ lays off 720 performers because of #COVID-19
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1321755093289652225

Santa flaws: US abandons plan to offer Christmas performers early vaccine
https://twitter.com/xboiledfrogsx/status/1321628376403247106

Quibi CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg told employees to listen to Anna Kendrick’s song "Get Back Up Again" from ‘TROLLS’ to make them feel better after he announced they would be losing their jobs.
https://twitter.com/DiscussingFilm/status/1319357641018253315

How The Epoch Times Created a Giant Influence Machine
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1320259463912226817

Devoid of any fake news stories to report, @nytimes joins up with @BuzzFeed, starts refrigerator shaming ‘certain’ voters // Quiz: Can You Tell a ‘Trump’ Fridge From a ‘Biden’ Fridge?
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1321528868658941952

Pizza Hut Partners With Nonprofit To Develop ‘Anti-Racist Pedagogy’ To ‘Empower Educators’
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1321591566708973569

Harvard’s President Creates Committee to Weigh Removal of ‘Historical Figures’ From Campus
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1321209910739247109

Oregon’s public health authority had their MD dress up like a clown and announce COVID deaths. (Audio)
https://twitter.com/TPostMillennial/status/1321532527958466560

#Cisgendered #menstruators want to erase my identity
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1321861364206456832

Cast members say some scenes in #BadHair were so horrifying they found themselves second-guessing their own use of weaves or extensions. The horror comedy film from Justin Simien (@JSim07) explores false beauty standards for Black women.
https://twitter.com/APEntertainment/status/1319014226585882625

Bad Hair - Trailer (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1322043129701175296

'No Time to Die' Bond Film is Shopping for a Streaming Debut at Hefty Cost
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1320930986004254721

The Dude has the Lymphoma. Hopefully thats just, like, his opinion, man
https://twitter.com/DharmaBohemes/status/1318391351160000512

Arlo Guthrie retires from touring after suffering strokes
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1320916549557985280

Tony Lewis, Bassist and Singer for the Outfield, Dead 62
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1318701056185040898

Jerry Jeff Walker, 'Mr. Bojangles' Songwriter, Dead at 78
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1320067768637640704

Billy Joe Shaver Dead at Age 81
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1321600368174895104

Spencer Davis, founder of the Spencer Davis Group, has died at the age of 81
https://twitter.com/ClassicRockMag/status/1318587587217457152

'Brian's Song,' 'Roots,' 'Purple Rain' writer dies at 83
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1320543256464285698

Johnny Bush, 'Whiskey River' Songwriter, Dead at 85
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1317532274980782080

R.I.P. Lou Pallo, Les Paul’s Rhythm Guitarist: ‘The Man Of A Million Chords’
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1321600803732422660

Rhonda Fleming, film star of ‘40s and ‘50s, dies at 97
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1317549364139773952

Phil Collins’ ex-wife has allegedly taken over his mansion with armed guards
https://twitter.com/BoingBoing/status/1318567929915580416

Miley Cyrus reveals she’s working on a Metallica cover album in new @InterviewMag story.
https://twitter.com/PopCrave/status/1318573222091161602

Record Store Day 2020 Drop 3 October 24th A Sneak Peek of Almost the whole list *Unboxing* RSD
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1319486014549856257

EXPLAINED: Half Speed Mastered Records
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1319858383042863110

Found at my local record store today: 'Please Please Me b/w Ask Me Why'. The disc is from The Beatles Singles Collection issued in The UK in 1976 and is not rare...in the UK...very rare in the U.S.! Near Mint copy!
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1317907478722523136

From Faith No More to faith healing: Melbourne’s Festival Hall sold to Hillsong Church
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1320872126363164672

Faith No More says to treat racism like covid, "Assume you have it."
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1318015257541963777

David Lee Roth: It was a vaccine like no other...
https://twitter.com/DavidLeeRoth/status/1318234985380384769

Hey look, a long-running political punk band that just signed to the largest music corporation in the world, co-owned by China. REFUSED sign to UMG.
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1318289996021866496

NIN: We are gravely concerned about the future of our country (and the world) and therefore will be voting for and supporting Joe Biden and Democrats down the ticket.
https://twitter.com/nineinchnails/status/1321565961476923393

NIN selling controlled opposition (and muzzle merch) too lol
https://twitter.com/phantom_flag/status/1322017136022298624

The Roots’ Tariq Trotter sings a special rap for feeble-minded Pennsylvanians explaining ‘how to fill out a mail-in ballot’
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1318883722175913986

Bright Eyes Release New Song 'Miracle of Life' for Planned Parenthood
https://twitter.com/RollingStone/status/1319830817393266690

The Dead Kennedys Released “Frankenchrist” 35 Years Ago, but now you should wear a muzzle indoors and vote for the NWO, it's what Jello would do...
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1321879052060291074

im over here letting go of my favorite hip hop group @runjewels cause they talking about votes and partnering up with bad corporations and yall cant even be critical of @JoeBiden? @therealelp @KillerMike yall got any response? why should i not see yall as sell outs?
https://twitter.com/loustarski/status/1319744467851636736

Killer Mike and his Mason Apron wife
https://twitter.com/loustarski/status/1322060498938945536

BMG, Nike, Unilever, Disney and Netflix present: Sellout Fuckboys! Don't worry about "the man behind the man behind the man behind the throne" anymore, just #VoteHarder! And ... don't forget to rep sweatshop sneakers while you talk about oppression! (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1322047821399220225

#ThisDayInHistory: #October30 w/Muhammad Ali beats George Foreman to win the “Rumble in the Jungle” in Zaire in 1975. (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1322239150729228290

+ #NatTurner is captured, #WaroftheWorlds, #AnneFrank deported, #GATT est., #TsarBomba, #Vietnam monsoon, #PaulWeller announced the breakup of #TheJam, #GeorgeMichael’s debut solo album ‘Faith' drops
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1322239153166151680

+ #EzraPound, #RuthGordon, #CliffordBrown, #LouisMalle, #GraceSlick, #AhmedChalabi, #HenryWinkler, #HarryHamlin, #KevinPollak, #GavinRossdale, #KenStringfellow, #IvankaTrump birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1322239155330408448

#NewWorldNextWeek: The Truth About the Coronavirus Vaccine Trials
https://twitter.com/gardgoldsmith/status/1321991580606205954

Here's #NewMusicFriday for 10/30/20. First new (awesome!) material in 20 years from @midnightoilband big release by @ElvisCostello blistering instrumentals by @NuclearPowrTrio fantastic electronica by @0PN vintage heavy psych via @EasyRiderRecord covers by @Wynonna and much more!
https://twitter.com/PumpUpThaVolume/status/1322009017271672833

#PumpUpThaVolume: Hot Chip (@Hot_Chip) - "Straight To The Morning" (w/Jarvis Cocker) (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1322018133234778112

#MorningMonarchy: October 30, 2020