Author Archives: April K

Author Archives: April K

  • Tax Law and Afghanistan

    Tax Law and Afghanistan

    Grind for January 7thFIRST SIP:“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and next year’s words await another voice.” – TS Eliot Told You So The HeadlineGOP tax overhaul brings $1 trillion back to the USThe GrindAccording to Commerce Department ...
  • Mass Slayings, German/Russia Pipeline

    Mass Slayings, German/Russia Pipeline

    Grind for January 6thFIRST SIP:“Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.” – Benjamin Franklin Trending The HeadlineMore “mass slayings” took place this year in CA than in any other stateThe GrindDespite ...
  • Trade Truce and Boeing

    Trade Truce and Boeing

    Grind for January 5thFIRST SIP:“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson White Flag The HeadlineUS and China reach long-awaited truce in trade warThe GrindThe Trump Administration is ringing in the new year with a ...
  • Baghdad, Texas Shooting Deterred

    Baghdad, Texas Shooting Deterred

    Grind for January 4thFIRST SIP:“A bridge of silver wings stretches from the dead ashes of an unforgiving nightmare to the jeweled vision of a life started anew.” – Aberjhani Trending The HeadlineProtestors attack US consulate in BaghdadThe GrindProtestors swarmed the US ...
  • Italy’s Digital Tax, Michael Bloomberg

    Italy’s Digital Tax, Michael Bloomberg

    Grind for January 3ndFIRST SIP:“Christmas is a tonic for our souls. It moves us to think of others rather than of ourselves. It directs our thoughts to giving.” – BC Forbes Follow The Leader The HeadlineItaly imposes new tax on Big TechThe GrindItaly’s parliament this ...
  • Progressive Bills and Policies Threaten the Economy

    Progressive Bills and Policies Threaten the Economy

    Grind for January 2ndFIRST SIP:“The Supreme Court has ruled that they cannot have a nativity scene in Washington, DC. This wasn’t for any religious reasons. They couldn’t find three wise men and a virgin.” – Jay Leno Trending The HeadlineCalifornia’s data ...
  • Netanyahu Wins, The Coldest LEGO

    Netanyahu Wins, The Coldest LEGO

    Grind for January 1stFIRST SIP:“The best weapon against an enemy is another enemy.” – Friedrich Nietzsche He’s Back The HeadlineIsrael: Prime Minister Netanyahu wins primary election with 72% of voteThe GrindIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu defeated rival Gideon ...
  • Tobacco Rule, Khashoggi Sentence

    Tobacco Rule, Khashoggi Sentence

    Grind for December 31stFIRST SIP:“One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas day. Don’t clean it up too quickly.” – Andy Rooney Mission Complete The HeadlineSigned into Law: Americans must be 21 or older to purchase ...
  • New Zealand Gun Program and Walmart

    New Zealand Gun Program and Walmart

    Grind for December 30thFIRST SIP:“To perceive Christmas through its wrappings becomes more difficult with every year.” – EB White Worst Nightmare The HeadlineNew Zealand’s firearm buyback program ends with marginal successThe GrindStarting this July, gun owners in New ...
  • FBI Agents and China’s “Artificial Sun”

    FBI Agents and China’s “Artificial Sun”

    Grind for December 29thFIRST SIP:“A lovely thing about Christmas is that it’s compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together.” – Garrison Keillor A Slap On The Wrist The HeadlineFBI agent to serve seven days in prison for hacking civilian emailThe ...