The New York Times has an excellent video in its report Aretha Franklin, the ‘Queen of Soul,’ Dies at 76.

For those still left in this world, I have one word of advice.


Farewell Arethea!

Mike "Mish" Shedlock

Jeremy Corbyn Rips Queen's Speech as a Farce

Prime Minister Boris Johnson presented the Queen's Speech outlining his agenda. Jeremy Corbyn said it was a farce.

Johnson Seeks Election on Dec 12, Queens Speech Passes Unaltered

The Queens Speech won Commons approval today and all amendments were defeated. This may pave the way for elections.

Japan's Red Queen Race

Let's check in on Abenomics and Japan's effort to produce inflation via QE.

Theresa May Delays Queen's Speech in Attempt to Hang On as Prime Minister

The Queen's Speech is a constitutional requirement. Theresa May needs to postpone it until some sort of deal is reached.

UK Foreign Minister in Bizarre Plot to Persuade the Queen to Reject Johnson

Sir Alan Duncan quit as foreign minister after bizarre plot to persuade the Queen to reject Boris Johnson as next PM.

Queen Will Suspend Parliament at Request of Boris Johnson: Hello No Deal Brexit!

At Boris Johnson's request, the Queen agreed to suspend parliament for several weeks in September and October.

Brexit: Still More Remainer Delusions (Marching to the Queen, a Caretaker Gov't)

It is amusing watching the Remainers and their desperate acts to prevent a No Deal Brexit.

Boris Johnson Meets the Queen then Cleans House: 10 Sacked, 4 Quit, 2 Retired

Boris Johnson makes sweeping cabinet changes. Half are gone, more coming. He reiterates his promise to deliver Brexit.

Amazon's Split HQ Will Spark Apartment Boom in NY Queens and VA Crystal City

Amazon's decision to split its headquarters will also split rental needs. Expect an apartment boom in two cities.