Category Archives: People

  • Recapping This Year’s Christmas

    Recapping This Year’s Christmas

    Grind for December 28th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I find that he is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad.” – Thomas Jefferson Stay Warm The HeadlineA cold, wet Christmas for British ColombiaThe GrindRoughly 12,000 people living in Canada’s British Colombia were still ...
  • Nanotech and Apple

    Nanotech and Apple

    Grind for December 26th, 2018FIRST SIP:“An association of men who will not quarrel with one another is a thing which has never yet existed, from the greatest confederacy of nations down to a town meeting or a vestry.” – Thomas Jefferson Honey, I Shrunk The Kids The HeadlineMIT ...
  • Russia Cracks Down On Rap

    Russia Cracks Down On Rap

    Grind for December 24th, 2018FIRST SIP:“If aliens visit us, the outcome would be much as when Columbus landed in America, which didn’t turn out well for the Native Americans.” – Stephen Hawking Big Brother The HeadlineRussian President announces crackdown on rap musicThe ...
  • Could The Moon Cause Cancer?

    Could The Moon Cause Cancer?

    Grind for December 19th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Nothing can have value without being an object of utility.” – Karl Marx Compromise The HeadlineNearly 200 nations commit to new rules at COP24 climate change summitThe GrindThe UN climate change conference in Katowice, Poland this month ...
  • Understanding The Placebo Effect

    Understanding The Placebo Effect

    Grind for December 16th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Wish not so much to live long as to live well.” – Benjamin Franklin The Saga Continues The HeadlineChina agrees to reduce auto tariffsThe GrindOfficials from the US and China held a teleconference Monday in what was the first in a series ...
  • Going Separate Ways

    Going Separate Ways

    Grind for December 12th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind – for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor.” – Thomas Jefferson Pure Politics The HeadlineJohn Kelly expected to leave ...
  • Don’t Do The Crime If You Can’t Do The Time

    Don’t Do The Crime If You Can’t Do The Time

    Grind for December 11th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.” – Maya Angelou A Punishment To Fit The Crime The HeadlineUS considers pulling support for Saudi Arabia in YemenThe GrindLawmakers this ...
  • Amazon Can’t Catch A Break

    Amazon Can’t Catch A Break

    Grind for December 10th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou Trending The HeadlineAmerican companies demand new privacy legislationThe ...
  • Holiday Cards Of The Future

    Holiday Cards Of The Future

    Grind for December 9th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Never spend your money before you have earned it.” – Thomas Jefferson Say What?! The HeadlineBlockchain startups aren’t making moneyThe GrindEveryone’s heard about blockchain, but few people understand it.According to what ...
  • Will Ecstasy Become The New Antidepressant?

    Will Ecstasy Become The New Antidepressant?

    Grind for December 6th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I looked up my family tree and found out I was the sap.” – Rodney Dangerfield Not Again The HeadlineMarriott announces massive data breachThe GrindMarriott International on Friday announced a data breach affecting up to 500 former hotel ...