Author Archives: April K

Author Archives: April K

  • 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 ...
  • Man’s Best Friends

    Man’s Best Friends

    Grind for October 29th, 2018FIRST SIP: “Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other.” – Joseph Joubert For The Dogs The HeadlineMIT thought experiment suggests society values the life of a dog over that of a human criminalThe GrindWhen ...
  • More Evidence Of Life On Mars

    More Evidence Of Life On Mars

    Grind for October 28th, 2018FIRST SIP: “All I ask is the chance to prove that money can’t make me happy.” -Spike Milligan Life Finds A Way The HeadlineNew research suggests there is enough oxygen beneath the surface of Mars to support lifeThe GrindAccording to a report ...
  • Democrats Create Fake GOP PAC

    Democrats Create Fake GOP PAC

    Grind for October 27th, 2018FIRST SIP:“He that lives upon hope will die fasting.” – Benjamin Franklin Thin Ice The HeadlinePresident Trump says he will withdraw from a Cold-War era nuclear pact with Russia; sends John Bolton to speak with Vladimir The GrindPresident Trump last ...
  • Trump Puts His Foot Down

    Trump Puts His Foot Down

    Grind for October 26th, 2018FIRST SIP:“The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.” – Lucius Annaeus SenecaNot Joking The HeadlineTrump doubles down on his threat to send the US military to the border to stop migrant caravanThe GrindPresident Trump on Wednesday ...