Monthly Archives: February 2020

  • Trump’s New India Arms Deal

    Trump’s New India Arms Deal

    Grind for March 1stFIRST SIP:“The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness.” – Norman Cousins Trending The HeadlineTrump announces $3 billion defense deal with IndiaThe GrindSpeaking to a cheering crowd in Ahmedabad on Monday, President Donald ...
  • Government Cyberattack and Ethiopian Crown

    Government Cyberattack and Ethiopian Crown

    Grind for February 29thFIRST SIP:“The wish for healing has always been half of health.” – Lucius Annaeus Seneca Cyberattack The HeadlineFederal agency suffers cyberattackThe GrindThe agency responsible for maintaining secure communications for the White House was hacked last ...
  • Trump Wants To Take On FISA

    Trump Wants To Take On FISA

    Grind for February 28thFIRST SIP:“A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.” – Robert Frost White House News The HeadlineTrump Administration plans to overhaul FISAThe GrindWhite House officials have begun discussing an overhaul of the ...
  • Locusts in Africa and Hospitals Suing Patients

    Locusts in Africa and Hospitals Suing Patients

    Grind for February 27thFIRST SIP:“The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.” – Robert Frost Out Of The Frying Pan The HeadlineEthiopia, Somalia threatened by plagues of locustsThe ...
  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s New PAC

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s New PAC

    Grind for February 26thFIRST SIP:“It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity could be a virtue.” – Voltaire Deja Vu The HeadlineAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez launches new PAC to support like-minded candidatesThe GrindNew York Rep. Alexandria ...
  • Is Russia Backing Bernie Sanders?

    Is Russia Backing Bernie Sanders?

    Grind for February 25thFIRST SIP:“To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders.” – Lao Tzu Not Again The HeadlineRussia is trying to aid Bernie SandersThe GrindIntelligence officials this month informed President Trump and senior lawmakers of Russian efforts to aid ...
  • President Trump Goes Round Two With China

    President Trump Goes Round Two With China

    Grind for February 24thFIRST SIP:“An American monkey, after getting drunk on brandy, would never touch it again, and thus is much wiser than most men.” – Charles Darwin Another One The HeadlineTrump Administration considers more trade restrictions on ChinaThe GrindThe Trump ...
  • German Economy and Amazon Wins Big

    German Economy and Amazon Wins Big

    Grind for February 23rdFIRST SIP:“When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.” – Voltaire Speculation The HeadlineWill the coronavirus push Germany into a recession?The GrindA country is said to suffer an economic recession when it experiences two ...
  • Michael Avenatti Loses In Court

    Michael Avenatti Loses In Court

    Grind for February 22ndFIRST SIP:” A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.” – Charles Darwin Trending The HeadlineA sleazy lawyer gets what he deservesThe GrindCelebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti was found guilty Friday on three charges related to ...
  • Michael Bloomberg’s Secret Army

    Michael Bloomberg’s Secret Army

    Grind for February 21stFIRST SIP:“Every man has his follies – and often they are the most interesting thing he has got.” – Josh Billings Puppetmaster The HeadlineMichael Bloomberg as a secret army of climate activistsThe GrindAs reported by Fox News, Michael Bloomberg is ...