Driving boys, disaster girls and low ratings + this day in history w/’The Scream’ recovered and our song of the day by Joost Oud on your #MorningMonarchy for May 7, 2021.
Drew Robinson makes Giants Triple-A roster 1 year after losing eye in suicide attempt
Disneyland’s new Snow White ride adds magic, but also a new problem: No Consent Kiss!
Thousands of super spreader vaccine shedders attend “sell out” concert where people with close family relations to sex offenders addressed the wonders of mass experimental gene therapy. Vax Live: Prince Harry makes vaccine plea at concert in LA
Eddie Vedder Vax Live! Foo Fighters! Preemie Selena Gomez!
YouTubers face deportation from Bali over fake mask stunt
A recent study found 60-70% of social media links go to just 10 online domains. BigTech has the monopoly on user attention
A Book You Remember, a Kindle You Forget
Why is Facebook this confused over letting Donald Trump back?
Schwab Wants a Digital Citizenship to Use the Internet
Left is the new right
‘Trump effect’ propels Hollywood’s political hopefuls
Three-time Indy 500 winner Bobby Unser dies
3-time Indy 500 winner Bobby Unser dies at age 87 (Audio)
Microsoft bids $44.6 billion to buy Yahoo
Yahoo and AOL, Early Internet Pioneers, Are Sold to Private Equity Firm
LiveLeak Bites The Digital Dust
How product placements may soon be added to classic films
John Swartzwelder, Sage of “The Simpsons”
If every cast member pulled out at the last minute and made Elon Musk attempt to do every role in every sketch by himself it’d be the first funny thing SNL has done in like two decades
SNL (shocked its even still a thing) to be hosted by Elon Musk this week and some of the staff/cast are NOT happy. You know, because Rich Man Bad!
However, this appearance is fueling a rise in DOGE coin which has enabled some investors, like me, to turn a tidy profit. Middle Class Man Bad, I guess too. Thanks, Elon.
‘Disaster Girl’ Makes $500K Selling NFT Of World Famous Meme
Disaster Girl Meme and How It Sold for $650,000 as an NFT (Audio)
Director’s cut of Prince blowing minds on ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’ now has more Prince
Glenn Danzig – Punk Wouldn’t Happen With Today’s ‘Woke Bulls–t’
Jazz Coleman of Killing Joke is hunkered down in Mexico
Beatport’s Definitive History of Techno
Analogue Productions Launches 25,000 Copy UHQR Miles Davis Kind of Blue
After years, court hands tax win to Michael Jackson heirs
Sydney Pollack’s Lawyer May Face Trial Over Aretha Franklin’s ‘Amazing Grace’
“One More Time” became Daft Punk’s biggest hit & first million-selling single, sampling Eddie Johns’ 1979 song “More Spell on You.”; Though Daft Punk confirmed they have, for years, paid royalties to officially license the sample, he hasn’t seen a dime.
#MagazineTime: Latest issues of Sweetwater Notes, Green Horizon, Back Issue! and Sports Illustrated
NFL Draft TV RATINGS destroys the WOKE NBA Finals & OSCARS (Audio)
1994 – Edvard Munch’s iconic painting ‘The Scream’ is recovered undamaged after being stolen from the National Gallery of Norway in February. (Audio)
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-scream-recovered // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOtTBKog_ko
Flashback: Egypt to Officially Request Germany to Return Nefertiti Bust (May 7, 2011)
Flashback: Admiral Byrd: Land Beyond the Poles 2/19/47 (May 7, 2011)
Flashback: What Lies Beyond Event Horizon of a Black Hole? (May 7, 2011)
#NWNW: Who Gets Custody of the Gates Foundation? + Lockdown Commie & Bitcoin Salary
Here’s #NewMusicFriday for 5/7/21. Major releases from @Weezer, @vanmorrison, @mmbosstones and @TheJudyCollins. We’ve been lovin’ new @tonyjoewhite, @THE_HECK__ and @Calibro35, plus a ton more!
#PumpUpThaVolume/#TruthMusic: Joost Oud (#JoostOud) – “Lab Rat Blues” (Audio)