Monthly Archives: December 2018

  • You Win Some And You Lose Some

    You Win Some And You Lose Some

    Grind for December 21st, 2018FIRST SIP:“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” – Maya Angelou Trending The HeadlineTrump flip-flops on border wall demands; Congress considers stopgap billThe GrindPresident Trump on Wednesday vowed to get his border ...
  • Things Are Not As They Seem

    Things Are Not As They Seem

    Grind for December 20th, 2018FIRST SIP:“It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.” – Leonardo da Vinci Drink Up The HeadlineBottled water companies search for eco-friendly solutionsThe GrindBottled water is by far America’s most popular beverage, with the ...
  • Could The Moon Cause Cancer?

    Could The Moon Cause Cancer?

    Grind for December 19th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Nothing can have value without being an object of utility.” – Karl Marx Compromise The HeadlineNearly 200 nations commit to new rules at COP24 climate change summitThe GrindThe UN climate change conference in Katowice, Poland this month ...
  • Preparing For The Worst

    Preparing For The Worst

    Grind for December 18th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I have good looking kids. Thank goodness my wife cheats on me.” – Rodney Dangerfield Trending The HeadlinePresident Trump is determined to get that wall builtThe GrindDonald Trump started talking about a border wall at the start of his ...
  • The Chinese Have Been Busy

    The Chinese Have Been Busy

    Grind for December 17th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Not only does God play dice, but…he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.” – Stephen Hawking Out Of This World The HeadlineChinese rover to explore dark side of the moon in 2019The GrindChina this week launched its first ...
  • Understanding The Placebo Effect

    Understanding The Placebo Effect

    Grind for December 16th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Wish not so much to live long as to live well.” – Benjamin Franklin The Saga Continues The HeadlineChina agrees to reduce auto tariffsThe GrindOfficials from the US and China held a teleconference Monday in what was the first in a series ...
  • China Bans The iPhone

    China Bans The iPhone

    Grind for December 15th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Politics is such a torment that I advise everyone I love not to mix with it.” – Thomas Jefferson You Heard Me The HeadlineTrump warns: US military will build border wall if no other optionThe GrindPresident Trump on Tuesday said the US ...
  • Lock Them Up

    Lock Them Up

    Grind for December 14th, 2018FIRST SIP:“God does not play dice.” – Albert Einstein Overreaction The HeadlineGoogle CEO testifies before CongressThe GrindTestifying before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai told lawmakers that Russian-linked ...
  • Failed Liberal Policies

    Failed Liberal Policies

    Grind for December 13th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.” – Stephen Hawking Things Are Getting Worse The HeadlineFourth straight week of Yellow Vest ...
  • Going Separate Ways

    Going Separate Ways

    Grind for December 12th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind – for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor.” – Thomas Jefferson Pure Politics The HeadlineJohn Kelly expected to leave ...