VIDEO: Things Are Not Going Well At The International Music Festival of Viña del Mar In Chile.

The Festival takes place in the Quinta Vergara Amphitheater and attracts over 15,000 spectators.

The musical event that arrives in February is the festival of all festivals.

A true symbol of summer, but something has went terribly wrong.

SICK NEWS: Oh, nothing to worry about today...

VICIOUS VIRUS: South Korea just raised their alert to highest level as number of coronavirus cases jump sharply.... ...Nothing to see, move along, everything is just fine....

straitstimes.com/asia/east-asi

LA TIMES: Rocket-Flying Daredevil Dies in Crash

Mike Hughes, the self-made engineer who billed himself as the "world's greatest daredevil," was killed Saturday outside Barstow during a launch of a homemade rocket gone wrong, his publicist confirmed. Hughes, who went by the nickname "Mad Mike," was captured on video as he rode a rocket into the sky, failed to activate a parachute and then plummeted to his death, said Darren Shuster, his public relations representative...

latimes.com/california/story/2

AOC Builds Progressive Campaign Arm to Challenge Dems

Ms. Ocasio-Cortez endorsed a slate of progressive challengers to Democratic candidates and incumbents, working to create a liberal counterweight to the party's official campaign arm....

nytimes.com/2020/02/21/us/poli

Retired Admital: As Americans We Should Be Frightened

When good men and women can't speak the truth, ... when integrity and character no longer matter, when presidential ego and self-preservation are more important than national security -- then there is nothing left to stop the triumph of evil...

washingtonpost.com/opinions/wi

Greyhound to Stop Allowing Immigration Checks Without a Warrant

Greyhound, the nation's largest bus company, said Friday it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without a warrant to board its buses to conduct routine immigration checks. The company's announcement came one week after The Associated Press reported on a leaked Border Patrol memo confirming that agents can't board private buses without the consent of the bus company...

pbs.org/newshour/nation/greyho

Russia Doesn't Want Bernie Sanders -- It Wants Chaos

Brian Barrett: The point of Kremlin interference has always been to find democracy's loose seams, and pull...

wired.com/story/bernie-sanders

Twitter Suspends 70 Accounts with Pro Bloomberg Tweets

Twitter said it was suspending dozens of accounts that have been pushing content in favor of former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg's presidential campaign....

bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

India Tempers Trump's Hopes of 'Millions' in Welcome Parade

It may be a misunderstanding, a translation error or his showman schtick, but Indian officials are tempering Donald Trump's expectations that millions of Indians will line up to welcome him next week -- by a matter of zeroes.

digitaljournal.com/news/world/

THE BULWARK: The Irrelevance of Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio is our great republic's most overrated senator -- which is really saying something, since pretty much everyone in America, left, right, and center, thinks he's a joke.

Although Rubio calls himself a conservative, if you look closely at his time in the Senate -- with all his flip-flops and failures, his shapeshifting and Trumpification -- you'll see that a more apt description of his politics is....

thebulwark.com/the-irrelevance

: Anderson Cooper Calls B.S. on Blagojevich in Fiery Interview

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and CNN anchor Anderson Cooper engaged in a lengthy and contentious back-and-forth Friday night over the recently freed Democrat's record and claims he's made about his criminal case.

cnn.com/videos/politics/2020/0

ROLLING STONE: Monkees Member Peter Tork Dies

Monkees bassist and singer Peter Tork, who played with the group from their earliest days as a made-for-TV band in the Sixites through their recent reunion tours, died Thursday of unknown causes. He was 77. Tork's sister, Anne Thorkelson confirmed the affable musician's death to The Washington Post.

rollingstone.com/music/music-n

Clint Eastwood Tells Chair He Supports Bloomberg

Longtime Republican Clint Eastwood is pulling support from Donald Trump in the 2020 election.

In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, the actor-director signaled that he thinks a different candidate would be the better choice.

"The best thing we could do is just get Mike Bloomberg in there," he said.

variety.com/2020/film/news/cli

Sanders Wins Nevada

Bernie Sanders appeared headed to a decisive victory in the Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada on Saturday, and early returns showed Joe Biden landing a second-place finish that would give his struggling campaign new hope. At 7:30 p.m. Eastern Saturday, MSNBC declared Sanders the projected winner of the state. Early results had Sanders at 44%, followed by Joe Biden at 21%, Pete Buttigieg at 15% and Elizabeth Warren at 13%.

reuters.com/article/us-usa-ele

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