Category Archives: American Culture

  • NYPD Bloomberg and Sleeping on Benches

    NYPD Bloomberg and Sleeping on Benches

    Grind for December 23rdFIRST SIP:“There are slavish souls who carry their appreciation for favors done them so far that they strangle themselves with the rope of gratitude.” – Friedrich Nietzsche What Were You Thinking? The HeadlineUnder Michael Bloomberg, NYPD spied on Muslim ...
  • Facebook and Paid Family Leave

    Facebook and Paid Family Leave

    Grind for December 22ndFIRST SIP:“Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.” – Dr. Seuss A Good Idea The HeadlineFederal workers will soon earn paid family leaveThe GrindPresident Trump on Thursday promised to approve a bill that grants ...
  • New Zealand and American Citizenship

    New Zealand and American Citizenship

    Grind for December 19thFIRST SIP:“Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs, he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.” – Friedrich Nietzsche Unpredictable The HeadlineSpecialists recover bodies from New Zealand’s White IslandThe GrindA team of ...
  • Terror In Florida, Help with Healthcare

    Terror In Florida, Help with Healthcare

    Grind for December 15thFIRST SIP:“Big shots are only the little shots who keep shooting.” – Christopher Morley Trending The HeadlineTerror attack in Florida complicates US-Saudi relationshipThe GrindHundreds of Saudi Arabian military aviation students in the US are suspended ...
  • DHS Regulations and SNAP Cuts

    DHS Regulations and SNAP Cuts

    Grind for December 12thFIRST SIP:“You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” – Winston Churchill Big Brother The HeadlineDHS wants to use facial recognition technology at airportsThe GrindThe Department of Homeland Security ...
  • War With China

    War With China

    Grind for December 2ndFIRST SIP:“Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.” – W. Clement Stone Proceed With Caution The HeadlineHenry Kissinger: War with China is possibleThe GrindSpeaking Thursday at the Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Beijing, former Secretary of ...
  • Something Is Off

    Something Is Off

    Grind for December 1stFIRST SIP:“Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.” – Og Mandino Amazon Heat The HeadlineAmazon under fire for endangering the health of employees The GrindAmazon is in the news once again, only ...
  • Impeachment Update, Facebook iOS Glitch

    Impeachment Update, Facebook iOS Glitch

    Grind for November 20thFIRST SIP:“The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man to error.” – Voltaire Trending The HeadlineImpeachment hearings beginThe GrindThe House of Representatives on Wednesday began holding public hearings on Donald Trump’s ...
  • Google/FitBit, United Auto Workers Scandal

    Google/FitBit, United Auto Workers Scandal

    Grind for November 9thFIRST SIP:“Ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.” – Winston Churchill Take Over The HeadlineGoogle acquires Fitbit for $2.1 billionThe GrindGoogle has announced its decision to purchase San Francisco-based company ...
  • McDonald’s CEO, Beto and Kamala

    McDonald’s CEO, Beto and Kamala

    Grind for November 5thFIRST SIP:“If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car payments.” – Earl Wilson Dropping Like Flies The HeadlineBeto O’Rourke drops out; Kamala Harris pulls out of New Hampshire The GrindPresidential hopeful Kamala ...