Category Archives: Politics

  • Why Traffic Is Getting Worse

    Grind for August 11thFIRST SIP:“The simple act of opening a bottle of wine has brought more happiness to the human race than all the collective governments in the history of Earth.” – Jim Harrison Its A Fact The HeadlineThere’s no doubt about it: ride hailing-services ...
  • ICE Raids and New Yorkers Prefer Trump

    Grind for August 10thFIRST SIP:“Americans are incredibly inpatient. Someone once said that the shortest period of time in America is the time between when the light turns green and when you hear the first horn honk.” – Jim Rohn Time To Go Home The HeadlineNew Yorkers hate ...
  • Background Checks and Hong Kong Protests

    Grind for August 9thFIRST SIP:“When you see a rattlesnake poised to strike, you do not wait until he has struck to crush him.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt A Tempting Offer The HeadlineTrump asks Congress to work on background checks, immigration reformThe GrindPresident Trump on ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Encounter over Sea of Japan

    Grind for July 27thFIRST SIP:“If you live to be one hundred, you’ve got it made. Very few people die past that age.” – George Burns Shots Fired The Headline“Extraordinary” military confrontation over Sea of JapanThe GrindSouth Korean jets fired more than 300 ...