Monthly Archives: October 2018

  • Murders And Midterms

    Murders And Midterms

    Grind for October 23rd, 2018FIRST SIP:“There never was a good war or a bad peace.” – Benjamin Franklin Dark Roast The HeadlineTreasury Sec. to visit Saudi Arabia following journalist’s deathThe GrindTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is heading to Saudi Arabia to solidify ...
  • You Have To See It To Believe It

    You Have To See It To Believe It

    Grind for October 22nd, 2018FIRST SIP:“Understanding is a two-way street.” – Eleanor Roosevelt Freeze Frame The HeadlineWorld’s fastest camera can photograph light as it moves through spaceThe GrindA new camera invented by researchers at the California Institute of ...
  • China’s Sticky Fingers

    Grind for October 21st, 2018FIRST SIP:“Genius is initiative on fire.” – Holbrook Jackson Think About It The HeadlineWhy being a “perfectionist” is bad for your mental healthThe GrindExperts define perfectionism as “a combination of excessively high personal ...
  • US Economy Takes Back The Top Spot

    US Economy Takes Back The Top Spot

    Grind for October 20th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Power is not alluring to pure minds.” – Thomas Jefferson The Future Is Now The HeadlineNew report describes “programmable smart pills” that keep watch on a person’s individual medical needsThe GrindWe already have smart ...
  • Chinese Internment Camps

    Chinese Internment Camps

    Grind for October 19th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments when they aren’t trying to teach us.” – Umberto Eco Rest In Peace The HeadlineSay goodbye to SearsThe GrindSears will almost certainly file for ...
  • Self-Sabotaging Democrats

    Self-Sabotaging Democrats

    Grind for October 18th, 2018FIRST SIP:“There is something suspect, especially in America, about people who don’t have 10-year plans for a career or at least a regular job.” – Sylvia Plath Say What?? The HeadlineDonald Trump is the Left’s favorite scapegoatThe ...
  • Questioning The Saudis

    Questioning The Saudis

    Grind for October 17th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Time and tide wait for no man.” Geoffrey Chaucer Buzz Kill The HeadlineHow a changing climate could affect the price of beer The GrindIn the first-ever study on barley production and the climate, an international group of researchers predicted ...
  • Doing Things Differently

    Doing Things Differently

    Grind for October 16th, 2018FIRST SIP:“The enemy of art is the absence of limitations.” – Orson Welles Up And Down The HeadlineStock market rebounds after Wednesday’s sell-offThe GrindThe US stock market on Wednesday suffered its biggest sell-off since February – ...
  • Trump And Jinping See Eye To Eye

    Trump And Jinping See Eye To Eye

    Grind for October 15th, 2018FIRST SIP: “Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” – Benjamin Franklin Keep Your Eyes Open The HeadlineNew study on myopia offers a framework for future medicationThe BackgroundMyopia or “nearsightedness” is ...
  • Replacing American Jobs

    Replacing American Jobs

    Grind for October 14th, 2018FIRST SIP:“An artist is someone who can hold two opposing viewpoints and still remain fully functional.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald The Future Is Now The HeadlineWorkers in Las Vegas threatened by increasing automationThe GrindBy the year 2035, an ...