Category Archives: American Culture

  • Harris Healthcare and Texas Undercount

    Harris Healthcare and Texas Undercount

    Grind for July 20thFIRST SIP:“Marriage is the only war in which you sleep with the enemy.” – Francois de la Rochefoucauld I Don’t Think So The HeadlineKamala Harris’s plan for Big Pharma is a little bit fascistThe GrindPresidential hopeful Kamala Harris (D-CA) on ...
  • Dealing With Opioid Deaths And The 9/11 Aftermath

    Dealing With Opioid Deaths And The 9/11 Aftermath

    Grind for July 19thFIRST SIP:“Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” – George Burns Good News The HeadlineDrug overdose deaths are down for the first time in 20 yearsThe GrindDrug overdose deaths in the United States have dropped for ...
  • Liberals Demanding Action

    Liberals Demanding Action

    Grind for July 17thFIRST SIP:“The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.” – Dorothy Parker Not So Fast The HeadlineProtestors disrupt conference; ask Amazon to cut ties with ICEThe GrindA group of tech workers and immigration activists interrupted a key ...
  • Immigration Raids and More Resignations

    Immigration Raids and More Resignations

    Grind for July 16thFIRST SIP:“History is a vast early warning system.” – Norman Cousins Serves You Right The Headline Labor Sec. resigns amid Epstein controversy The GrindPresident Trump’s Labor Secretary Alex Acosta submitted his resignation this week following the ...
  • Big Pharma Wins; Kim Darroch Resigns

    Big Pharma Wins; Kim Darroch Resigns

    Grind for July 13thFIRST SIP:“Biologically speaking, if something bites you it’s more likely to be female.” – Desmond Morris Overruled The HeadlineFederal judge blocks Trump Administration policy requiring drug makers to include prices in TV adsThe GrindA federal judge ...
  • California’s Conscious Rule and Protests in Sudan

    Grind for July 4thFIRST SIP:“It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.” – Winston Churchill Another One The HeadlineSudan: Tens of thousands join protest against military rule The GrindTens of thousands of ...
  • SCOTUS Takes On Gerrymandering

    Grind for July 2nd, 2019FIRST SIP:“I always arrive late at the office, but I make up for it by leaving early.” – Charles Lamb Not My Business The HeadlineSupreme Court decides gerrymandering is a state issueThe GrindIn a much anticipated ruling, the Supreme Court has decided ...
  • GOP Lawmakers Support OTC Birth Control

    Grind for June 30thFIRST SIP:“A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don’t need it.” – Bob Hope Out Of Left Field The HeadlineWhy some GOP lawmakers support OTC birth controlThe GrindIn addition to free healthcare and free college tuition, ...
  • MSNBC Exclusive Rights and Facebook Content Moderators

    Grind for June 24thFIRST SIP:“What’s fascinating is, people in Washington would rather spend more time in Hollywood, and people in Hollywood would rather spend time in Washington.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger Political News The HeadlineDems give MSNCB exclusive rights to ...
  • Job Growth and Moon Metal

    Grind for June 14thFIRST SIP:“There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt Good News The HeadlineFederal report: there are more jobs available than workersThe GrindRemember when candidate Donald Trump promised us ...