Yearly Archives: 2019

  • Twitter and Moscow

    Twitter and Moscow

    Grind for November 7thFIRST SIP:“What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40, is simply a loss of energy.” – Voltaire Bombshell The HeadlineTwitter outlaws political adsThe GrindTwitter CEO Jack Dorsey last week announced the platform would no longer accept ...
  • ISIS Names New Leader

    ISIS Names New Leader

    Grind for November 6thFIRST SIP:“A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kickboxing.” – Emo Philips Rising From The Ashes The HeadlineISIS chooses a new leader after confirming death of Abu Bakr al-BaghdadiThe GrindThe Islamic State announced its new ...
  • McDonald’s CEO, Beto and Kamala

    McDonald’s CEO, Beto and Kamala

    Grind for November 5thFIRST SIP:“If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car payments.” – Earl Wilson Dropping Like Flies The HeadlineBeto O’Rourke drops out; Kamala Harris pulls out of New Hampshire The GrindPresidential hopeful Kamala ...
  • Why Microsoft Was Chosen By The Pentagon

    Why Microsoft Was Chosen By The Pentagon

    Grind for November 4thFIRST SIP:“As you get older, three things happen. The first is your memory goes, and I can’t remember the other two.” – Norman Wisdom Victory Is Ours The HeadlinePentagon chooses Microsoft (not Amazon) for JEDI projectThe GrindThe Pentagon has ...
  • Chile cancels plans, Sony’s streaming service

    Chile cancels plans, Sony’s streaming service

    Grind for November 3rdFIRST SIP:“Everyone has his day and some days last longer than others.” – Winston Churchill The Best Plans The HeadlineChile cancels trade and climate summits amid anti-government protestsThe GrindChilean President Sebastian Pinera has canceled plans to ...
  • Trump Offers TPS to El Salvadorans; Hillary Clinton

    Trump Offers TPS to El Salvadorans; Hillary Clinton

    Grind for November 2ndFIRST SIP:“If you treat people right they will treat you right…90% of the time.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt A Place To Call Home The HeadlineTrump Administration extends TPS to SalvadoransThe GrindThe Trump Administration decided this week to extend ...
  • Amazon Boycott and New York Voters

    Amazon Boycott and New York Voters

    Grind for November 1stFIRST SIP:“I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod.” – Winston Churchill Unexpected Twist The HeadlineHundreds of musicians boycott Amazon over its connection to ICEThe GrindIn a petition introduced ...
  • Warren’s New Plan and Scalise’s Fight

    Warren’s New Plan and Scalise’s Fight

    Grind for October 31stFIRST SIP:“I don’t believe in astrology; I’m a Sagittarius and we’re skeptical.” – Arthur C. Clarke Trending The HeadlineElizabeth Warren wants to eliminate charter schoolsThe GrindPresidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has unveiled a ...
  • Sex Changes and Seattle Math

    Sex Changes and Seattle Math

    Grind for October 30thFIRST SIP:“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” – Winston Churchill Not Fair The HeadlineFather heartbroken as jury sides with ex-wife who believes her son is a girlThe GrindLife as normal ended this week for 7-year-old James Georgulas ...
  • Al-Baghdadi Killed and Katie Hill

    Al-Baghdadi Killed and Katie Hill

    Grind for October 29thFIRST SIP:“Facebook just sounds like a drag, in my day seeing pictures of people’s vacations was considered a punishment.” – Betty White Mission Completed The HeadlineISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed by Special OpsThe GrindAbu Bakr ...