Monthly Archives: January 2020

  • Huawei 5G and Iran’s Space Launch

    Huawei 5G and Iran’s Space Launch

    Grind for February 1stFIRST SIP:“A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.” – Robert Frost What Could Go Wrong? The HeadlineUK allows Chinese tech company Huawei to participate in 5GThe GrindDespite warnings from the Trump ...
  • Cities Under Democratic Leadership Are More Dangerous

    Cities Under Democratic Leadership Are More Dangerous

    Grind for January 31stFIRST SIP:“The secret of my influence has always been that it remained secret.” – Salvador Dali Wild Accusations The HeadlineSec. of State Mike Pompeo claims NPR journalist lied to himThe GrindOne day after a heated interview with veteran NPR journalist ...
  • Warren Has a (Bad) Plan for That

    Warren Has a (Bad) Plan for That

    Grind for January 30thFIRST SIP:“Only the mediocre are always at their best.” – Jean Giraudoux A Waste Of Time The HeadlineElizabeth Warren vows to investigate Trump AdministrationThe GrindPresidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday promised to establish a special ...
  • WUHAN Update and Twitter

    WUHAN Update and Twitter

    Grind for January 29thFIRST SIP:“It’s a funny thing that when a man hasn’t anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married.” – Robert Frost Too Little Too Late The HeadlineWuhan coronavirus continues to spreadThe GrindHealth experts around the globe ...
  • Moon Fungus and Border Wall Update

    Moon Fungus and Border Wall Update

    Grind for January 28thFIRST SIP:“People say you favor assassination, what do you think war is? Except that it’s assassination on a much larger scale, a much more horrific scale.” – John Bolton Out Of This World The HeadlineThe first off-world colonists could live inside ...
  • Gabbard, Clinton and Bloomberg

    Gabbard, Clinton and Bloomberg

    Grind for January 27thFIRST SIP:“The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.” – Voltaire Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is The HeadlineRep. Tulsi Gabbard is suing Hillary Clinton for $50 MillionThe GrindPresidential hopeful Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) is suing Hillary Clinton for ...
  • Coronavirus and Worried Americans

    Coronavirus and Worried Americans

    Grind for January 26thFIRST SIP:“I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five.” – Steven Wright Bad News The HeadlineSARS-related spreads to the United StatesThe GrindThe mysterious illness that broke out in Wuhan, China late last ...
  • Brexit and Impeachment Updates

    Brexit and Impeachment Updates

    Grind for January 25thFIRST SIP:“The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.” – Friedrich Nietzsche This Is Going To Hurt The HeadlineUK Chancellor breaks from EU rules, says UK will ‘not be a ruletaker’The GrindWith the Brexit transition period ...
  • Buttigieg Struggles and NYT Endorsements

    Buttigieg Struggles and NYT Endorsements

    Grind for January 24thFIRST SIP:“A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain.” – Robert Frost What’s Up With That The HeadlineWhy young progressive voters dislike Pete ButtigiegThe GrindSomething weird is ...
  • Americans for Prosperity, Impeachment

    Americans for Prosperity, Impeachment

    Grind for January 23rdFIRST SIP:“But what is happiness except the simply harmony between a man and the life he leads?” – Albert Camus Trending The HeadlineWhite House announces legal team that will defend President Trump during impeachment trialThe GrindThe White House this ...