Schedules

Friday 20 June 2014

Photo, above: Irukandji jellyfish are small and extremely venomous jellyfish that inhabit marine waters of Australia and which are able to fire their stingers into their victim, causing symptoms collectively known as Irukandji syndrome. Their size is roughly a cubic centimetre (1 cm3). There are...

Thursday 19 June 2014

Photo, above: Windows 98 on an IBM PC 5150.png   See Hour 1, Block D, Francis Rose of Federal News Radio, where it's mentioned that the IRS is still using Windows 98 in some of its work.  Lost emails? Jettisoned hard drives?  No problem.  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-hosts: Mary Kissel, Wall Street...

Wednesday 18 June 2014

Photo, above: RIMPAC 2014, see 1o Hour, Block A. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Wednesday   / Hour 1, Block A: Gordon Chang, Harry Kazianis, managing editor of the National Interest and a non-resident senior fellow at the China Policy Institute, on these: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-06-...

Tuesday 17 June 2014

Photo, above:  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Co-host: Larry Kudlow, CNBC; and Cumulus Media radio Hour One Tuesday   17 June 2014/ Hour 1, Block A: Larry Kudlow, CNBC. James Pethokoukis, AEI.amzn.com/k/3GAUfqxXQ_-6… A total cessation of American innovation would have sent the Continent into a long slump.Here...

Monday 16 June 2014

Photo, above: The fall of Saigon, April, 1975. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW     Hour One Monday  30 January   2014    / Hour 1, Block A: David Drucker, Washington Examiner.  Francis Rose, Federal News Radio. Thaddeus McCotter, WJR.   Darrell Issa subpoenas IRS commissioner over lost Lois Lerner emails http...

Sunday 15 June 2014

Photo, above: USS Cheng Ho (IX-52), named for Cheng He (1371–1433), a Hui court eunuch, mariner, explorer, diplomat, and fleet admiral during China's early Ming Dynasty. Cheng commanded expeditionary voyages to Southeast Asia, South Asia, the Middle East, and East Africa from 1405 to 1433. Cheng He...

Saturday 14 June 2014

Photo, above: Woodrow Wilson accepting the Democratic nomination, 1916 JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Saturday 14 June  2014 / Hour 1, Block A: Wilson by A. Scott Berg (1 of 12) Saturday 14 June  2014 / Hour 1, Block B: Wilson by A. Scott Berg (2 of 12) Saturday 14 June  2014 / Hour 1, Block C:...

Friday 13 June 2014

Photo, above: Mongolian script was introduced by Chinggis Khan and was later revised by the famous Mongolian Buddhist and sculptor Zanabazar (1635-1723), the first reincarnated Buddhist leader of Mongolia. For his many accomplishments and wide-ranging interests. The classical Mongolian script (in...

Thursday 12 June 2014

Photo, above: The Shrine of Hussain ibn Ali (Arabic: مقام الامام الحسين‎) is one of the oldest mosques in the world and a holy site of Shia Islam in the city of Karbala, Iraq. It stands on the site of the grave of Hussain ibn Ali, the second grandson of Muhammad, near the place where he was...

Wednesday 11 June 2014

  Photo, above: The spiral minaret in Samarra, Iraq, now under siege by ISIS. JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Hour One Wednesday  11 June  2014 / Hour 1, Block A:  Toshi Yoshihara, in re:  Ten days ago, China _________.  Can China as a great power conduct itself in a manner fitting its position and according...

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