Author Archives: April K

Author Archives: April K

  • Russia Follows China’s Lead

    Russia Follows China’s Lead

    Grind for December 29th, 2018FIRST SIP:“He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.” – Leonardo da Vinci Good Idea The HeadlineTrump visits soldiers in IraqThe GrindPresident Trump and his wife on Wednesday paid a surprise visit to American soldiers stationed at the ...
  • Recapping This Year’s Christmas

    Recapping This Year’s Christmas

    Grind for December 28th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I find that he is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad.” – Thomas Jefferson Stay Warm The HeadlineA cold, wet Christmas for British ColombiaThe GrindRoughly 12,000 people living in Canada’s British Colombia were still ...
  • More Politics More Problems

    More Politics More Problems

    Grind for December 27th, 2018FIRST SIP:“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” – Maya Angelou On Again Off Again The HeadlineTrump kicks Mattis out of White House, makes changes to Syria withdrawalThe ...
  • Nanotech and Apple

    Nanotech and Apple

    Grind for December 26th, 2018FIRST SIP:“An association of men who will not quarrel with one another is a thing which has never yet existed, from the greatest confederacy of nations down to a town meeting or a vestry.” – Thomas Jefferson Honey, I Shrunk The Kids The HeadlineMIT ...
  • Russia Cracks Down On Rap

    Russia Cracks Down On Rap

    Grind for December 24th, 2018FIRST SIP:“If aliens visit us, the outcome would be much as when Columbus landed in America, which didn’t turn out well for the Native Americans.” – Stephen Hawking Big Brother The HeadlineRussian President announces crackdown on rap musicThe ...
  • Are You Ready for Facebook TV

    Are You Ready for Facebook TV

    Grind for December 23rd, 2018FIRST SIP:“Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.” – Benjamin Franklin Bug Off The HeadlineBugs are disappearing from textbooksThe ...
  • Trump Pulls US Out Of Syria

    Trump Pulls US Out Of Syria

    Grind for December 22nd, 2018FIRST SIP:“One loves to possess arms, though they hope never to have occasion for them.” – Thomas Jefferson Snap Decision The HeadlineTrump shocks White House officials with Syria announcementThe GrindPresident Trump on Wednesday announced the ...
  • You Win Some And You Lose Some

    You Win Some And You Lose Some

    Grind for December 21st, 2018FIRST SIP:“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” – Maya Angelou Trending The HeadlineTrump flip-flops on border wall demands; Congress considers stopgap billThe GrindPresident Trump on Wednesday vowed to get his border ...
  • Things Are Not As They Seem

    Things Are Not As They Seem

    Grind for December 20th, 2018FIRST SIP:“It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.” – Leonardo da Vinci Drink Up The HeadlineBottled water companies search for eco-friendly solutionsThe GrindBottled water is by far America’s most popular beverage, with the ...
  • Could The Moon Cause Cancer?

    Could The Moon Cause Cancer?

    Grind for December 19th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Nothing can have value without being an object of utility.” – Karl Marx Compromise The HeadlineNearly 200 nations commit to new rules at COP24 climate change summitThe GrindThe UN climate change conference in Katowice, Poland this month ...