Monthly Archives: August 2018

  • Dark Money Funding Today’s Politics

    Dark Money Funding Today’s Politics

    Grind for August 22nd, 2018FIRST SIP:“We are no longer puppets being manipulated by outside powerful forces: we become the powerful force ourselves.” – Leo Buscaglia Not Again The HeadlineTrump attacks social media sites for censoring conservative contentThe Grind“Social ...
  • Minority Democrat Makes Racist Remark

    Minority Democrat Makes Racist Remark

    Grind for August 21st, 2018FIRST SIP:“Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.” – Newt Gingrich Trending The HeadlineLiberals want to completely abolish prisons The GrindLast month, journalist Ruairí Arrieta-Kenna noted ...
  • Tesla Shocks Investors

    Tesla Shocks Investors

    Grind for August 20th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on Earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.” – Thomas Jefferson Bad Idea The HeadlineIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils ...
  • Venezuelan President Almost Killed

    Venezuelan President Almost Killed

    Grind for August 19th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.” – Edgar Allan Poe New Discoveries The HeadlineNew research explains why blue light hurts our eyesThe GrindElectronics like TVs and cell phones emit ...
  • Back And Forth With Turkey

    Back And Forth With Turkey

    Grind for August 18th, 2018FIRST SIP:“The minute we stop learning, we begin death…We learn from each other with every action we perform. We are teaching goodness or evil every time we step out of the house and into the street.” – Leo Buscaglia Not On My Watch The ...
  • Democrats Guilty Of Collusion

    Democrats Guilty Of Collusion

    Grind for August 17th, 2018FIRST SIP:“If I’d observed all the rules, I’d never have got anywhere.” – Marilyn Monroe The Plot Thickens The HeadlineDemocratic senator colluded with Russian oligarch lobbyist to further Trump collusion investigationThe GrindText ...
  • Kavanaugh’s Straight Shot To The Supreme Court

    Kavanaugh’s Straight Shot To The Supreme Court

    Grind for August 16th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Stupidity is a talent for misconception.” – Edgar Allan Poe Back And Forth The HeadlineIran rejects war and negotiations with US The BackgroundPresident Trump exchanged harsh words with his Iranian counterpart in July, but then on August ...
  • A Bad Sign For Monsanto

    A Bad Sign For Monsanto

    Grind for August 15th, 2018FIRST SIP:“When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred.” – Thomas Jefferson Time For Action The HeadlineLawmakers push to improve fire prevention strategies in CaliforniaThe GrindAs wildfires continue to rage ...
  • Hijacked Planes and Shady IRS Practices

    Hijacked Planes and Shady IRS Practices

    Grind for August 14th, 2018FIRST SIP:“The risk for me would be in not taking one – that’s the only thing that’s really risky for me.” – Kanye West It’s About Time The HeadlineConservative groups finally get revenge on the IRS!The GrindA judge on ...
  • AT&T Sends Retirees To Collection

    AT&T Sends Retirees To Collection

    Grind for August 12th, 2018FIRST SIP: “I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.” – Thomas Jefferson Good Advice The HeadlineHaving trouble concentrating at work? Drink more water. The GrindA growing body of research suggests mild dehydration can ...