Category Archives: Politics

  • Pelosi on Healthcare

    Pelosi on Healthcare

    Grind for September 22ndFIRST SIP:“A judge is a law student who marks his own examination papers.” – HL Mencken United We Stand The HeadlineHouse Speaker unveils plan to lower the cost of prescription drugsThe GrindIf there’s one thing everyone can agree on, it’s ...
  • California Emissions Waiver

    California Emissions Waiver

    Grind for September 21stFIRST SIP:“Older people shouldn’t eat health food, they need all the preservatives they can get.” – Robert Orben Not So Fast The HeadlineTrump Administration to overturn Obama-era policy allowing California to set its own emissions standardsThe ...
  • Iran and Edward Snowden

    Iran and Edward Snowden

    Grind for September 19thFIRST SIP:“By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be the boss and work twelve hours a day.” – Robert Frost Blame Game The HeadlineThe USA blames Iran for attack on Saudi oil facilitiesThe GrindTwo major oil facilities in Saudi ...
  • Supreme Court Upholds Controversial Policy

    Supreme Court Upholds Controversial Policy

    Grind for September 18thFIRST SIP:“A committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours.” – Milton Berle Mission Complete The HeadlineSupreme Court upholds third-country asylum ruleThe GrindThe Supreme Court this week voted 7-2 to uphold a controversial immigration policy ...
  • Iran Is Out Of Money, Hamza bin Laden

    Iran Is Out Of Money, Hamza bin Laden

    Grind for September 17thFIRST SIP:“Rules are not necessarily sacred; principles are.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt Exactly As Planned The HeadlineDismal reports from Iran prove that Trump’s pressure campaign is workingThe GrindThe economic sanctions imposed on Iran last year ...
  • Hong Kong Asks USA For Help; NRA Sues California

    Hong Kong Asks USA For Help; NRA Sues California

    Grind for September 16thFIRST SIP:“Do not make the mistake of treating your dogs like humans or they will treat you like dogs.” – Martha Scott A Cry For Help The HeadlineProtestors in Hong Kong ask US for helpThe GrindPro-Democracy protestors in Hong Kong gathered around the ...
  • Trump Has Some Obstacles In 2020

    Trump Has Some Obstacles In 2020

    Grind for September 10thFIRST SIP:“It is an unfortunate human failing that a full pocketbook often groans more loudly than an empty stomach.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt Third Times The Charm The HeadlinePresident Trump has another challengerThe GrindFormer Congressman Mark ...
  • Why We Aren’t Ready For 2020

    Why We Aren’t Ready For 2020

    Grind for September 7thFIRST SIP:“Kites rise highest against the wind – not with it.” – Winston Churchill Its About Time The HeadlineHong Kong’s Carrie Lam finally withdraws extradition billThe GrindAfter more than three months of violent protest, Hong Kong leader ...
  • Immigration Gets Tough In India

    Immigration Gets Tough In India

    Grind for September 6thFIRST SIP:“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” – Mark Twain Not Fair The HeadlineIndia publishes list of citizens to root out illegal immigrantsThe GrindThe Indian government this week published an ...
  • Worrying Mistakes from Biden and Trump

    Worrying Mistakes from Biden and Trump

    Grind for September 5thFIRST SIP:“The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don’t want, drink what you don’t like, and do what you’d rather not.” – Mark Twain Trending The HeadlineIs Joe Biden losing his mind?The GrindThe Republican National ...