Category Archives: People

  • Power Outages and Rivers with Rights

    Grind for August 8thFIRST SIP:“It’s amazing that the amount of news that happens in the world every day always just exactly fits the newspaper.” – Jerry Seinfeld Lights Out The HeadlinePower outage in Indonesia affects millions of peopleThe GrindTraffic police in the ...
  • Hong Kong Fights For Democracy

    Grind for August 7thFIRST 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 Trending The HeadlineProtests continue as Hong Kong fights for ...
  • Blue Origin and HIV Vaccine

    Grind for August 5thFIRST SIP:“The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.” – Sylvia Plath To Infinity And Beyond The HeadlineJeff Bezos sells $1.8 billion worth of stock to fund space ventureThe GrindAmazon CEO Jeff Bezos on Wednesday sold roughly 960,000 of his Amazon ...
  • Facebook and Indian Divorce

    Grind for August 4thFIRST SIP:“Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.” – Albert Camus Taking Action The HeadlineLawmakers consider a bill designed to make social media less addictiveThe GrindA new bill in the Senate aims to outlaw some ...
  • 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 ...
  • Russian Protests and Dangerous Vape Juice

    Grind for August 2ndFIRST SIP:“Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.” – E. B. White Civil Unrest The HeadlineRussian police teach protestors a lessonThe GrindRussian authorities are cracking down on dissenters in Moscow ...
  • UK Escort in Strait of Hormuz

    Grind for August 1stFIRST SIP:“The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us.” – Bill Watterson Play It Safe The HeadlineUK proposes European escort fleet to protect oil tankers in Strait of HormuzThe GrindThe ...
  • Bailouts and Supreme Court Border Wall

    Grind for FIRST SIP:“I was thinking about how people seem to read the Bible a whole lot more as they get older; then it dawned on me – they’re cramming for their final exam.” – George Carlin Deja Vu The HeadlineTrump Administration announces $16 billion handout to ...
  • Democrats Are Sick Of The Squad

    Grind for July 30thFIRST SIP:“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill Making Things Worse The HeadlineDemocrats are sick of defending “The Squad”The GrindA group of House Democrats last week complained to ...
  • Capital Punishment and Guatemala

    Grind for July 29thFIRST SIP:“I went from being the Terminator to being the Governator.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger It’s About Time The HeadlineFederal government to resume executionsThe GrindThe US Justice Department will resume executing criminals on death row after a ...