Category Archives: American Culture

  • Preparing For 2020

    Preparing For 2020

    Grind for March 16th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Language is a cracked kettle on which we beat out tunes for bears to dance to, while all the time we long to move the stars to pity.” – Gustave Flaubert Final Choice The Headline2020 DNC to be held in MilwaukeeThe GrindDemocratic leaders ...
  • Troubling News For Americans

    Troubling News For Americans

    Grind for March 13th, 2019FIRST SIP:“I would be stupid not to be on my own side. But I’m a human being, too. And I’m on the side of human beings, rather than on the side of crocodiles.” – Maya Angelou Shots Fired The HeadlineDemocrats support municipalities that ...
  • Elizabeth Warren and Seaweed Straws

    Elizabeth Warren and Seaweed Straws

    Grind for March 12th, 2019FIRST SIP:“I have no enthusiasm for nature which the slightest chill will not instantly destroy.” – George Sand Shots Fired The HeadlineElizabeth Warren declares war on big tech The GrindMassachusetts Senator and 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth ...
  • Important Case Reaches Supreme Court

    Grind for March 11th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, and therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” – William Shakespeare. Far From Over The HeadlineSupreme Court determines: World Bank and other international organizations can be suedThe ...
  • I Can’t Believe My Eyes

    Grind for March 10th, 2019FIRST SIP:“The basis of optimism is sheer terror.” – Oscar Wilde The Future Is Now The HeadlineTesla driver caught snoozing doing 75 mph on LA highwayThe GrindA jaw-dropping video has gone viral showing a driver sleeping behind the week in his ...
  • More Trouble For AOC and Trump

    Grind for March 8th, 2019FIRST SIP:“A goal should scare you a little and excite you a lot.” – Joe Vitale Trending The HeadlineHouse Democrats ramp up Trump investigations, Trump accuses Dems of “presidential harassment”The GrindDemocratic lawmakers are requesting ...
  • In The Trump Era

    Grind for March 7th, 2019FIRST SIP:“We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.” Anthony Burgess A Good Idea The HeadlineTexas lawmakers take aim at surprise medical billsThe GrindA new proposal introduced by Texas lawmakers aims to take the burden away from ...
  • Ending Al-Qaeda Once And For All

    Ending Al-Qaeda Once And For All

    Grind for March 6th, 2019FIRST SIP:“The only way you can write the truth is to assume that what you set down will never be read.” – Margaret Atwood But Wait There’s More The HeadlineAmazon wants to open its own grocery chainThe GrindAs announced last Friday, Amazon is ...
  • Everything Has A Price

    Grind for March 3rd, 2019FIRST SIP:“Being a star just means that you find your own special place, and that you shine where you are.” – Dolly Parton Breaking Records The HeadlineSpaceX launches world’s first commercial lunar landerThe GrindThe very first commercial lunar ...
  • More Protests and Bans

    More Protests and Bans

    Grind for February 25th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.” – Soren Kierkegaard Bad News The Headline Southwest Airlines grounds flights, declares “operational emergency” The GrindSouthwest Airlines pulled more than 40 planes out of service last ...