Category Archives: Government

  • US military no longer dominates the Pacific?

    US military no longer dominates the Pacific?

    Grind for August 26thFIRST SIP:“The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.” – Kin Hubbard Bad News The HeadlineReport warns: US military no longer dominates the PacificThe GrindAnalysts and allies are growing concerned about ...
  • Selective Abortion and Zimbabwe

    Grind for August 22ndFIRST SIP:“The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward.” – John Maynard Keynes A Cry For Help The HeadlineAfrican nations beg the US to lift sanctions on ZimbabweThe GrindA group of 16 African nations is asking the ...
  • Peace in Sudan; Bad News For Banana Lovers

    Grind for August 21stFIRST SIP:“Common sense is not so common.” – Voltaire Good News The HeadlineSudan: Opposition alliance signs deal with military councilThe GrindA landmark deal signed this weekend restores peace to Sudan, where protestors have been fighting for a return to ...
  • Georgia Voting and Iranian Tanker

    Grind for August 19thFIRST SIP:“Doctors are just the same as lawyers; the only difference is that lawyers merely rob you, whereas doctors rob you and kill you too.” – Anton Chekhov Good Luck The HeadlineState of Georgia to use outdated voting machines for municipal ...
  • Warnings From The UN and Russia

    Grind for August 16thFIRST SIP:“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.” – Albert Einstein Science News The HeadlineUN climate report urges people to eat less meatThe GrindA new report by the UN’s panel on climate change warns that efforts to ...
  • North Korea Missile Test; Terror Attack in Norway

    Grind for August 14thFIRST SIP:“Why is there so much month left at the end of the money?” – John Barrymore Bad Behavior The HeadlineNorth Korea uses Trump quote to justify new missile testThe GrindNorth Korea tested a new type of short-range missile on Saturday, further ...
  • Background Checks and Hong Kong Protests

    Grind for August 9thFIRST SIP:“When you see a rattlesnake poised to strike, you do not wait until he has struck to crush him.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt A Tempting Offer The HeadlineTrump asks Congress to work on background checks, immigration reformThe GrindPresident Trump on ...
  • Hitting Them Where It Hurts

    Grind for August 6thFIRST SIP:“It would be nice to spend billions on schools and roads, but right now that money is desperately needed for political ads.” – Andy Borowitz Not So Fast The HeadlineTrump Administration imposes new sanctions on Russia over Skripal poisoningThe ...
  • The Opposite of Obamacare

    Grind for August 3rdFIRST SIP:“The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.” – Albert Einstein Its About Time The HeadlinePresident Trump signs “The Opposite of Obamacare”The GrindPresident Trump on June 24th signed an executive order ...