Author Archives: April K

Author Archives: April K

  • More Protests and Bans

    More Protests and Bans

    Grind for February 25th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.” – Soren Kierkegaard Bad News The Headline Southwest Airlines grounds flights, declares “operational emergency” The GrindSouthwest Airlines pulled more than 40 planes out of service last ...
  • Washington Post In Hot Water

    Washington Post In Hot Water

    Grind for February 24th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Man does not control his own fate. The women in his life do that for him.” – Groucho Marx. Misunderstood The HeadlineKentucky student sues Washington Post for defamation; seeks $250 million for “permanent damage to his life and ...
  • Facebook Destroys The World As Australia Saves It

    Facebook Destroys The World As Australia Saves It

    Grind for February 22nd, 2019FIRST SIP:“Ideas shape the course of history.” – John Maynard Keynes Trending The HeadlineUK says Facebook “intentionally” violated privacy lawsThe GrindIn a report released Monday, British lawmakers claim Facebook “intentionally ...
  • Democrats Sue Trump Over Wall

    Democrats Sue Trump Over Wall

    Grind for February 21st, 2019FIRST SIP:“Never leave a rhinestone unturned.” – Dolly Parton Trending The HeadlineDocumentaries are more popular than everThe GrindIn the age of Netflix, the term “documentary” is no longer synonymous with the words ...
  • Uber’s Legal Battle With New York City

    Uber’s Legal Battle With New York City

    Grind for February 20th, 2019FIRST SIP:“It is the cause, not the death, that makes a martyr.” – Napoleon Bonaparte The Early Bird Gets The Worm The HeadlineStudy confirms “night owls” perform best at nightThe GrindToday’s business culture of waking up early ...
  • A New Chapter Begins

    A New Chapter Begins

    Grind for February 19th, 2019FIRST SIP:“A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.” – Groucho Marx The Future Looks Bright The HeadlineChina takes solar power to a whole new levelThe GrindChina’s Academy of Space Technology is building an orbital power plant ...
  • End Of The Road For Payless

    End Of The Road For Payless

    Grind for February 18th, 2019FIRST SIP:“We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.” – Dolly Parton Another One Bites The Dust The HeadlinePayless Shoe Store bankruptcy expected to be largest retail liquidation in US historyThe GrindFans of Payless Shoe Store will ...
  • Liberals Give Amazon The Boot

    Liberals Give Amazon The Boot

    Grind for February 17th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Art is science made clear.” – Wilson Mizner So It Begins The HeadlineBloomberg’s plan to defeat Trump in 2020The GrindBillionaire philanthropist and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he will invest at least $500 ...
  • Is It Worth The Price We Pay?

    Is It Worth The Price We Pay?

    Grind for February 16th, 2019FIRST SIP:“We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.” – Dolly Parton Buzzkill The HeadlineExpect to pay more for household goods in 2019The GrindSeveral consumer-goods companies will be increasing prices this year to make up for ...
  • Russia Goes Rogue

    Russia Goes Rogue

    Grind for February 15th, 2019FIRST SIP:“A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.” – Napoleon Bonaparte Proceed With Caution The HeadlinePompeo warns Hungary to stay away from China and RussiaThe GrindSecretary of State Mike Pompeo this week began a tour of Central Europe ...