Monthly Archives: February 2019

  • A New Chapter Begins

    A New Chapter Begins

    Grind for February 19th, 2019FIRST SIP:“A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.” – Groucho Marx The Future Looks Bright The HeadlineChina takes solar power to a whole new levelThe GrindChina’s Academy of Space Technology is building an orbital power plant ...
  • End Of The Road For Payless

    End Of The Road For Payless

    Grind for February 18th, 2019FIRST SIP:“We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.” – Dolly Parton Another One Bites The Dust The HeadlinePayless Shoe Store bankruptcy expected to be largest retail liquidation in US historyThe GrindFans of Payless Shoe Store will ...
  • Liberals Give Amazon The Boot

    Liberals Give Amazon The Boot

    Grind for February 17th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Art is science made clear.” – Wilson Mizner So It Begins The HeadlineBloomberg’s plan to defeat Trump in 2020The GrindBillionaire philanthropist and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he will invest at least $500 ...
  • Is It Worth The Price We Pay?

    Is It Worth The Price We Pay?

    Grind for February 16th, 2019FIRST SIP:“We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.” – Dolly Parton Buzzkill The HeadlineExpect to pay more for household goods in 2019The GrindSeveral consumer-goods companies will be increasing prices this year to make up for ...
  • Russia Goes Rogue

    Russia Goes Rogue

    Grind for February 15th, 2019FIRST SIP:“A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.” – Napoleon Bonaparte Proceed With Caution The HeadlinePompeo warns Hungary to stay away from China and RussiaThe GrindSecretary of State Mike Pompeo this week began a tour of Central Europe ...
  • Heart Stopping News For Valentine’s Day

    Heart Stopping News For Valentine’s Day

    Grind for February 14th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.” – William Shakespeare. Justice Is Served The HeadlineInfamous drug lord El Chapo finally indictedThe GrindOn Tuesday, New York judge Brian Cogan determined Joaquin Guzman guilty on 10 counts ...
  • Don’t Turn Down Money

    Don’t Turn Down Money

    Grind for February 13th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.” – William Shakespeare Are You Kidding Me The HeadlineVenezuelan President blocks humanitarian aidThe GrindVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro this week rejected humanitarian aid, criticizing ...
  • A Democrats Worst Nightmare

    A Democrats Worst Nightmare

    Grind for February 12th, 2019FIRST SIP:“She got her looks from her father. He’s a plastic surgeon.” – Groucho Marx. Harder Than I Expected The HeadlineWhat’s the deal with Howard Schultz?The GrindLongtime Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz might be running for ...
  • More Bad News

    More Bad News

    Grind for February 11th, 2019FIRST SIP:“God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.” – William Shakespeare Not So Fast The HeadlineNew Mexico Governor orders National Guard troops to leaveThe GrindNew Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) is ordering most ...
  • Prevention Is The Best Cure

    Prevention Is The Best Cure

    Grind for February 10th, 2019FIRST SIP:“The idea is to write so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.” – Maya Angelou A New Approach The HeadlineWhy scientists are giving human diet pills to mosquitoesThe GrindFemale mosquitos ...