Category Archives: Government

  • Saudi Arabia’s Anti-witchcraft Unit

    Saudi Arabia’s Anti-witchcraft Unit

    Grind for November 15thFIRST SIP:“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” – Eleanor Roosevelt Dark Roast The HeadlineSaudi Arabia has an “anti-witchcraft” police forceThe GrindSaudi Arabia’s ...
  • Twitter and Moscow

    Twitter and Moscow

    Grind for November 7thFIRST SIP:“What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40, is simply a loss of energy.” – Voltaire Bombshell The HeadlineTwitter outlaws political adsThe GrindTwitter CEO Jack Dorsey last week announced the platform would no longer accept ...
  • Chile cancels plans, Sony’s streaming service

    Chile cancels plans, Sony’s streaming service

    Grind for November 3rdFIRST SIP:“Everyone has his day and some days last longer than others.” – Winston Churchill The Best Plans The HeadlineChile cancels trade and climate summits amid anti-government protestsThe GrindChilean President Sebastian Pinera has canceled plans to ...
  • Netanyahu Fails, Japan Imports Ebola

    Netanyahu Fails, Japan Imports Ebola

    Grind for October 26thFIRST SIP:“At every party there are two kinds of people – those who want to go home and those who don’t. The trouble is, they are usually married to each other.” – Ann Landers Close But No Cigar The HeadlineIsraeli PM fails to form a new ...
  • Mexican Cartels and Hillary Clinton

    Mexican Cartels and Hillary Clinton

    Grind for October 22ndFIRST SIP:“‘I’ll be back’ always sounded a little girly to me.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger Like Father, Like Son The HeadlineMexican officials catch son of El Chapo, but release him to prevent further violenceThe GrindMexican security ...
  • Turkey Sanctions, Helical Engine

    Turkey Sanctions, Helical Engine

    Grind for October 18thFIRST SIP:“My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.” – Winston Churchill Trending The HeadlineWhite House announces sanctions on TurkeyThe GrindPresident Trump on Monday announced economic sanctions on ...
  • Apple and Google Are No Match For China

    Apple and Google Are No Match For China

    Grind for October 15thFIRST SIP:“To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first, and call whatever you hit the target.” – Ashleigh Brilliant Dark Roast The HeadlineChinese criticism forces Apple and Google to pull Hong Kong-related appsThe GrindApple this week removed ...
  • Protests in Iraq, Trouble In Syria

    Protests in Iraq, Trouble In Syria

    Grind for October 10thFIRST SIP:“Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.” – Voltaire Trending The HeadlineIraq: Nearly 100 dead in anti-government protestsThe GrindSecurity officials in Iraq shot and killed 19 civilians in Baghdad this Saturday ...
  • Iran Arrests Russian Journalist

    Iran Arrests Russian Journalist

    Grind for October 8thFIRST SIP:“We are all here on Earth to help others. What on earth the others are here for I don’t know.” – WH Auden Not Sure The HeadlinePayPal backs out of cryptocurrency deal with FacebookThe GrindFacebook is gearing up to launch a new ...
  • More From Fukushima

    More From Fukushima

    Grind for September 23rdFIRST SIP:“A verbal contract isn’t worth the paper it’s written on.” – Samual Goldwyn Changing The Status Quo The HeadlineCalifornia’s new labor law protects “gig workers” like Uber and Lyft driversThe GrindA new law signed ...