Category Archives: People

  • New Laws For 2020

    New Laws For 2020

    Grind for January 16thFIRST SIP:“Snow is diamonds for a faery’s feet; blithely and bonnily she trips along, her lips a-carol with a merry song, and in her eyes the meaning…Life is sweet!” – Ruby Archer Oh Fun The HeadlineNew laws worth knowing for 2020The GrindWith ...
  • SECURE Act and Ukrainian Plane Crash

    SECURE Act and Ukrainian Plane Crash

    Grind for January 14thFIRST SIP:“Many a man fails as an original thinker simply because his memory is too good.” – Friedrich Nietzsche Trending The HeadlineNew law will help small businesses offer retirement plansThe GrindLate last month, President Trump signed a law designed ...
  • Iraqi Parliament and Quds Force

    Iraqi Parliament and Quds Force

    Grind for January 13thFIRST SIP:“Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” – Robert Frost Moving Forward The HeadlineIraqi Parliament votes to expel foreign troops after airstrikeThe GrindIraq’s parliament this weekend voted to ...
  • California’s Light Bulb Ruling

    California’s Light Bulb Ruling

    Grind for January 12thFIRST SIP:“Don’t add new things in your life as a New Year’s resolution. Do more of what’s already working for you.” – Salil Jha Not So Fast The HeadlineFederal judge allows California to implement light bulb efficiency standards that ...
  • Fires in Australia, Bolton on Impeachment

    Fires in Australia, Bolton on Impeachment

    Grind for January 9thFIRST SIP: “I did not become a vegetarian for my health. I did it for the health of the chickens.” – Isaac Bashevis Singer Dark Roast The HeadlineAustralia: Emergency department shuts down due to poor air qualityThe GrindThe federal agency responsible for ...
  • Airstrikes and Splits In The Church

    Airstrikes and Splits In The Church

    Grind for January 8thFIRST SIP:“Lots of people go mad in January. Not as many as in May, of course. Nor June. But January is your third most common month for madness.” – Karen Joy Fowler Trending The HeadlineTop Iranian general killed in Trump-ordered airstrike The ...
  • Tax Law and Afghanistan

    Tax Law and Afghanistan

    Grind for January 7thFIRST SIP:“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and next year’s words await another voice.” – TS Eliot Told You So The HeadlineGOP tax overhaul brings $1 trillion back to the USThe GrindAccording to Commerce Department ...
  • Mass Slayings, German/Russia Pipeline

    Mass Slayings, German/Russia Pipeline

    Grind for January 6thFIRST SIP:“Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.” – Benjamin Franklin Trending The HeadlineMore “mass slayings” took place this year in CA than in any other stateThe GrindDespite ...
  • Trade Truce and Boeing

    Trade Truce and Boeing

    Grind for January 5thFIRST SIP:“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson White Flag The HeadlineUS and China reach long-awaited truce in trade warThe GrindThe Trump Administration is ringing in the new year with a ...
  • Baghdad, Texas Shooting Deterred

    Baghdad, Texas Shooting Deterred

    Grind for January 4thFIRST SIP:“A bridge of silver wings stretches from the dead ashes of an unforgiving nightmare to the jeweled vision of a life started anew.” – Aberjhani Trending The HeadlineProtestors attack US consulate in BaghdadThe GrindProtestors swarmed the US ...