Category Archives: American Culture

  • America’s Hurricanes and Political Storms

    America’s Hurricanes and Political Storms

    Grind for November 14th, 2018FIRST SIP:“The beauty of independence, departure, actions that rely on themselves.” – Walt Whitman Environmental News The HeadlineHurricane names “Florence” and “Michael” could be retired The GrindTropical storms and ...
  • Predicting Consumer Behavior

    Predicting Consumer Behavior

    Grind for November 12th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Don’t throw stones at your neighbors, if your own window are glass.” – Benjamin Franklin Trending The HeadlineWhen it comes to heart attacks, some risk factors affect women more than menThe GrindAccording to research conducted at ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • US Economy Takes Back The Top Spot

    US Economy Takes Back The Top Spot

    Grind for October 20th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Power is not alluring to pure minds.” – Thomas Jefferson The Future Is Now The HeadlineNew report describes “programmable smart pills” that keep watch on a person’s individual medical needsThe GrindWe already have smart ...
  • Chinese Internment Camps

    Chinese Internment Camps

    Grind for October 19th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments when they aren’t trying to teach us.” – Umberto Eco Rest In Peace The HeadlineSay goodbye to SearsThe GrindSears will almost certainly file for ...
  • Questioning The Saudis

    Questioning The Saudis

    Grind for October 17th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Time and tide wait for no man.” Geoffrey Chaucer Buzz Kill The HeadlineHow a changing climate could affect the price of beer The GrindIn the first-ever study on barley production and the climate, an international group of researchers predicted ...
  • Replacing American Jobs

    Replacing American Jobs

    Grind for October 14th, 2018FIRST SIP:“An artist is someone who can hold two opposing viewpoints and still remain fully functional.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald The Future Is Now The HeadlineWorkers in Las Vegas threatened by increasing automationThe GrindBy the year 2035, an ...
  • Living In Exciting Times

    Living In Exciting Times

    Grind for October 8th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.” – Thomas Jefferson To Infinity And Beyond The HeadlineNASA continues to search for alien lifeThe GrindThe explosion of ...