Category Archives: Politics

  • In The Trump Era

    Grind for March 7th, 2019FIRST SIP:“We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.” Anthony Burgess A Good Idea The HeadlineTexas lawmakers take aim at surprise medical billsThe GrindA new proposal introduced by Texas lawmakers aims to take the burden away from ...
  • Ending Al-Qaeda Once And For All

    Ending Al-Qaeda Once And For All

    Grind for March 6th, 2019FIRST SIP:“The only way you can write the truth is to assume that what you set down will never be read.” – Margaret Atwood But Wait There’s More The HeadlineAmazon wants to open its own grocery chainThe GrindAs announced last Friday, Amazon is ...
  • An Update On The Cannabis Industry

    Grind for March 4th, 2019FIRST SIP: “Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age.” – George Sand Side Effects The HeadlineBlacks and Latinos hesitate to join marijuana industryThe GrindAs marijuana becomes legal in more parts of the country, employers are ...
  • Round Two With Kim Jung-un

    Grind for March 2nd, 2019FIRST SIP:“I want to write so well that a person is 30 or 40 pages in a book of mine…before she realizes she’s reading.” – Maya Angelou Deja Vu The HeadlineTrump’s second summit with Kim Jong-un ends without progressThe GrindPresident ...
  • Biden and Project Dilithium: What Are They Thinking?

    Biden and Project Dilithium: What Are They Thinking?

    Grind for March 1st, 2019FIRST SIP:“Someone once told me not to bite off more than I could chew. I said I’d rather choke on greatness than nibble on mediocrity.” Make Up Your Mind The HeadlineJoe Biden is still talking about running for presidentThe GrindFormer Vice President ...
  • More Protests and Bans

    More Protests and Bans

    Grind for February 25th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.” – Soren Kierkegaard Bad News The Headline Southwest Airlines grounds flights, declares “operational emergency” The GrindSouthwest Airlines pulled more than 40 planes out of service last ...
  • A Close Call

    A Close Call

    Grind for February 23rd, 2019FIRST SIP:“Don’t fight forces, use them.” – R. Buckminster Fuller Don’t Shoot The HeadlineFlorida mayor in shootout with SWAT teamThe GrindWithin the last few weeks we’ve witnessed some rather strange happenings taking place ...
  • Democrats Sue Trump Over Wall

    Democrats Sue Trump Over Wall

    Grind for February 21st, 2019FIRST SIP:“Never leave a rhinestone unturned.” – Dolly Parton Trending The HeadlineDocumentaries are more popular than everThe GrindIn the age of Netflix, the term “documentary” is no longer synonymous with the words ...
  • Liberals Give Amazon The Boot

    Liberals Give Amazon The Boot

    Grind for February 17th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Art is science made clear.” – Wilson Mizner So It Begins The HeadlineBloomberg’s plan to defeat Trump in 2020The GrindBillionaire philanthropist and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he will invest at least $500 ...
  • Russia Goes Rogue

    Russia Goes Rogue

    Grind for February 15th, 2019FIRST SIP:“A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.” – Napoleon Bonaparte Proceed With Caution The HeadlinePompeo warns Hungary to stay away from China and RussiaThe GrindSecretary of State Mike Pompeo this week began a tour of Central Europe ...