Category Archives: American Culture

  • 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 ...
  • Driverless Cars Are Coming

    Driverless Cars Are Coming

    Grind for October 7th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I like large parties. They’re so intimate. At small parties there isn’t any privacy.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald (The Great Gatsby) Trending The HeadlineEmployee sponsored health insurance nears $20,000The GrindAs health insurance ...
  • The Rise Of Gender Quotas

    The Rise Of Gender Quotas

    Grind for October 5th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Hope is not a resting place but a starting point – a cactus, not a cushion.” – H Jackson Brown, Jr. He Had It Coming The HeadlineFDA raids Juul headquartersThe GrindThe FDA last week conducted a surprise inspection of e-cigarette ...
  • Out With The Old In With The New

    Out With The Old In With The New

    Grind for October 4th, 2018FIRST SIP: “Personally, I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.” – Winston Churchill End Of The Line The HeadlineBrookstone announces bankruptcy (again)The GrindWhen I was a teenager, I used to go into the local ...
  • Facebook and Tesla’s Legal Troubles

    Facebook and Tesla’s Legal Troubles

    Grind for October 3rd, 2018FIRST SIP:“A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.” – Henry Ford Not Again The HeadlineLargest-ever Facebook security breach puts 50 million accounts at riskThe GrindFacebook on Friday announced that a security flaw allowed ...
  • Cheaters Never Win

    Cheaters Never Win

    Grind for September 15th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side.” – Zig Ziglar Another One Bites The Dust The HeadlinePaul Manafort pleads guilty, agrees to cooperate with Muller ...
  • Democrats Pull Out All The Stops

    Democrats Pull Out All The Stops

    Grind for September 14th, 2018FIRST SIP:“We never repent of having eaten too little.” – Thomas Jefferson Feeling Buzzed The HeadlineFDA considers banning flavored e-cigarette liquidThe GrindAs teen use of e-cigarettes or “vaping” reaches epidemic levels, the FDA is ...
  • That’s Uber Unfair

    That’s Uber Unfair

    Grind for September 7th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.” – Henry Ford Basic Rights The Headline9th Circuit Court: Cities can’t punish people for being homeless The GrindThe 9th Circuit Court of ...
  • Breakthrough In Organ Transplantation

    Breakthrough In Organ Transplantation

    Grind for September 4th, 2018FIRST SIP:“What love we’ve given, we’ll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.” – Leo Buscaglia Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk The HeadlineWhy dairy is such a big deal in NAFTA negotiationsThe ...
  • Filling America’s Job Vacancies

    Filling America’s Job Vacancies

    Grind for September 1st, 2018FIRST SIP:Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people’s bad manners. – H. Jackson Brown, Jr. Safety First The HeadlineNew York City to resume speed camera programThe GrindThe New York City Council brokered a deal this week with Mayor ...