Category Archives: People

  • Japan and Trump Subpoena

    Japan and Trump Subpoena

    Grind for November 10thFIRST SIP:“Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.” – Elbert Hubbard A Great Idea The HeadlineMicrosoft Japan experiments with four-day workweekThe GrindMicrosoft Japan saw a productivity increase of 40% this summer after ...
  • Google/FitBit, United Auto Workers Scandal

    Google/FitBit, United Auto Workers Scandal

    Grind for November 9thFIRST SIP:“Ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.” – Winston Churchill Take Over The HeadlineGoogle acquires Fitbit for $2.1 billionThe GrindGoogle has announced its decision to purchase San Francisco-based company ...
  • Iran’s Uranium and Biden Update

    Iran’s Uranium and Biden Update

    Grind for November 8thFIRST SIP:“I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn’t work that way. So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness.” – Emo Philips Deja Vu The HeadlineIran ramps up Uranium enrichmentThe BackgroundThe Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is ...
  • 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 ...
  • ISIS Names New Leader

    ISIS Names New Leader

    Grind for November 6thFIRST SIP:“A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kickboxing.” – Emo Philips Rising From The Ashes The HeadlineISIS chooses a new leader after confirming death of Abu Bakr al-BaghdadiThe GrindThe Islamic State announced its new ...
  • McDonald’s CEO, Beto and Kamala

    McDonald’s CEO, Beto and Kamala

    Grind for November 5thFIRST SIP:“If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car payments.” – Earl Wilson Dropping Like Flies The HeadlineBeto O’Rourke drops out; Kamala Harris pulls out of New Hampshire The GrindPresidential hopeful Kamala ...
  • 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 ...
  • Trump Offers TPS to El Salvadorans; Hillary Clinton

    Trump Offers TPS to El Salvadorans; Hillary Clinton

    Grind for November 2ndFIRST SIP:“If you treat people right they will treat you right…90% of the time.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt A Place To Call Home The HeadlineTrump Administration extends TPS to SalvadoransThe GrindThe Trump Administration decided this week to extend ...
  • Amazon Boycott and New York Voters

    Amazon Boycott and New York Voters

    Grind for November 1stFIRST SIP:“I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod.” – Winston Churchill Unexpected Twist The HeadlineHundreds of musicians boycott Amazon over its connection to ICEThe GrindIn a petition introduced ...
  • Warren’s New Plan and Scalise’s Fight

    Warren’s New Plan and Scalise’s Fight

    Grind for October 31stFIRST SIP:“I don’t believe in astrology; I’m a Sagittarius and we’re skeptical.” – Arthur C. Clarke Trending The HeadlineElizabeth Warren wants to eliminate charter schoolsThe GrindPresidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has unveiled a ...