Author Archives: April K

Author Archives: April K

  • Trump’s Border Wall is a Reality in Texas

    Trump’s Border Wall is a Reality in Texas

    Grind for November 8th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.” – Leonardo da Vinci Step One The HeadlineTexas: Soldiers fortify bridges and fences to prepare for migrant invasionThe GrindSoldiers this week installed razor wire on border fences in ...
  • When One Door Closes Another Opens

    When One Door Closes Another Opens

    Grind for November 7th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Freedom is not of use to those who do not know how to employ it.” – Sylvia Plath Good News The HeadlineUS economy adds 250,000 jobs in OctoberThe GrindOfficial data from the Department of Labor shows the US economy added a ...
  • Last Push For The Midterms

    Last Push For The Midterms

    Grind for November 6th, 2018FIRST SIP:“The good opinion of mankind, like the lever of Archimedes, with the given fulcrum, moves the world.” – Thomas Jefferson Say What?? The HeadlineNike founder Phil Knight donates $2.5 million to GOP candidateThe GrindNike founder Phil Knight ...
  • The Future Is Ours

    The Future Is Ours

    Grind for November 5th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald The Future Is Now The HeadlineNew bacteria offers environmental and financial benefitsThe GrindA Canadian startup called ...
  • There’s Big Money In Big Tech

    There’s Big Money In Big Tech

    Grind for November 4th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Bachelors have consciences, married men have wives.” – Samuel Johnson Obsession The HeadlineEpic Games (creator of Fortnite) valued at $15 billionThe GrindAs reported this week in The Wall Street Journal, Epic Games, Inc. is valued at ...
  • No Love For Russians

    No Love For Russians

    Grind for November 3rd, 2018FIRST SIP:“Wear your heart on your skin in this life.” – Sylvia Plath Business Talk The HeadlineIBM acquires Red Hat for $34 billionThe GrindIn its biggest acquisition yet, tech giant IBM agreed to purchase Red Hat Inc. for $34 billion.IBM CEO Ginni ...
  • Playing By A Different Set Of Rules

    Playing By A Different Set Of Rules

    Grind for November 2nd, 2018FIRST SIP:“Better slip with foot than tongue.” – Benjamin Franklin Money Money Money The HeadlineFederal Reserve wants to loosen rules for large US banksThe GrindThe Federal Reserve on Wednesday voted 3-1 on a proposal to significantly loosen rules ...
  • Can Trump End Birthright Citizenship

    Can Trump End Birthright Citizenship

    Grind for November 1st, 2018FIRST SIP:“History is a set of lies agreed upon.” – Napoleon Bonaparte Trending The HeadlineMental health problems are on the rise among American studentsThe GrindAccording to a study published this month in the Journal of American College Health, ...
  • War And Pollution

    War And Pollution

    Grind for October 31st, 2018FIRST SIP:“When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.” – Mark Twain Hold Your Breath The […]
  • Europe Is Going Downhill Fast

    Europe Is Going Downhill Fast

    Grind for October 30th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.” Anne Frank Check The Label The HeadlineNew research suggests a common blood pressure medication could increase your risk of lung cancerThe GrindAngiotensin converting enzyme ...